Host your wedding at The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North hotel, located in Chicago’s upscale River North neighborhood. Generously appointed guestrooms featuring breathtaking views of the city, exceptional venues, and a dedicated catering staff will make your wedding an affair to remember.
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Our signature Chicago wedding venue is the 2,400-square-feet Gallery Ballroom. Featuring French windows, it offers stunning views of the Chicago skyline and can accommodate up to 230 guests.
Our glamorous, light-filled Gallery Ballroom was made for grand “I Dos”. With soaring 18-foot ceilings, sparkling crystal chandeliers, and the stunning outdoor terrace overlooking State Street, everything about this room boasts elegance. The Gallery Ballroom is the perfect backdrop for your wedding celebration of up to 230 guests.
Two of our venues, the Fresco Terrace and the Canvas Room are suitable for small and intimate ceremonies. The Fresco Terrace can fit up to 60 guests, while the Canvas Room up to 120.
For those dreaming of small wedding celebrations, our hotel is pleased to host minimonies and microweddings. With a variety of venues to choose from, including the Contemporary Room, Exhibition Room and Mosaic Hospitality Suite you can rest assured knowing that your microwedding will be an affair to remember.
Yes, we offer a variety of wedding décor options, from a selection of linens, tables, and chairs to custom-printed menu cards for each guest and complimentary votive candles for dinner tables. We are also happy to recommend a professional wedding vendor to help you add a special touch to your ceremony with handpicked décor.
Yes, we'll be happy to offer you a custom wedding cake and groom’s cake from our award-winning executive pastry chef.
Custom wedding menus are available for Reception Style, Plated/Buffet Dinner, Brunch, Rehearsal Dinner, and Hospitality ceremonies.
Yes, our preferred vendor, Encore Audio Visual, can provide you with all audio/visual services. If you have a specific vision for your wedding day entertainment, we can also connect you with local DJ/Music professionals.
Treat your wedding guests to a special discount on their stay during the ceremony or reception. We are happy to offer a preferred group rate for overnight accommodations.
Yes, we can host ceremonies and farewell brunches at The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North. Your ideal venue will depend on the size and style of your event. Contact our event consultants for personalized recommendations.