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Legends Ballroom

Legends Ballroom

DIMENSIONS 95’ x 113’ / 29m x 34.4m
CEILING HEIGHT 18 / 5.5m
GUEST CAPACITIES
Reception 1200 ballroom, 1080 pre-function
Ceremony 1215

 

The aptly named Legends Ballroom, Royal Sonesta Houston’s preeminent function space, is a highly sought after venue for lavish weddings and premier social events due to its convenient location in Uptown, the city's hub for shopping, dining, and entertainment. The 11,000-square-foot ballroom with 18-foot ceiling is divisible into seven flexible spaces with seating from 20 to 1,000, Legends offers a truly grand sense of arrival with its soaring, glass-walled pre-function area featuring a dramatic, free-floating staircase. Accessibility to this grand ballroom is set apart as there is a separate valet entrance from the main hotel offering event exclusivity.

Photo credit: Tomas Ramos

 

Founder's Ballroom

Founder's Ballrooms

DIMENSIONS 53’ X 88’ / 16.2m x 26.8m
CEILING HEIGHT 10' / 3m
GUEST CAPACITIES
Reception 384
Ceremony 480

 

Founders Ballroom encompasses an 1,800-square-foot pre-function area, a nearly 4,800-square-foot ballroom and is divisible into four, flexible meeting rooms with space configurations that range from approximately 1,200 to 3,600 square feet. This ballroom is conveniently situated with direct access to the hotel’s parking garage. The chandeliers offer romantic and flattering lighting that creates the perfect ambience and setting for your wedding.

Photo credit: Agape House Studio

 

Discovery Ballroom

Discovery

DIMENSIONS 81’ x 99’ / 24.7m x 30.2m
CEILING HEIGHT 22' / 6.7m
GUEST CAPACITIES
Reception 600
Ceremony 750

 

Discovery ballroom boasts 8,000 square feet of open exhibit space with a 22-foot ceiling height and is divisible into two sections which can comfortably seat up to 500 guests. This highly functional ballroom offers a convenient yet discreet drive-up door, allowing for easy access for you and your wedding guests. Rigging points strategically positioned on the ceiling, are ideal for custom a/v and lighting usage.

Photo credit: Adam Nyholt

 

Champions

Champions

DIMENSIONS varies from 34' to 38' x 24' to 48'
CEILING HEIGHT 10' / 3m
GUEST CAPACITIES
Reception 144
Ceremony 190

 

Champions, perched high above Legends ballroom, features the brilliance of natural light pouring in from the glass-walled pre-function area. Its expansive balcony mezzanine is a popular space that can accommodate 150 people seated and 200 people reception-style. Champions is comprised of seven flexible rooms offering two spaces with over 1,500 square feet each plus four additional venues ranging from more than 600 to 1,800 square feet. The lofty and light-filled mezzanine offers a distinctive and spacious setting of approximately 5,000 square feet for dining, cocktails or ceremonies.