Quintessential Langham Weddings

By Langham Hotel (Chicago) By Langham Hotel (Chicago) | July 20, 2023


What motivated you to start in hospitality?

I have a passion for service and find joy in creating memorable experiences for our guests. I love to travel and explore various cultures, and I believe this passion complements my role, which involves working with people of diverse backgrounds and welcoming guests from various parts of the world.


Tell us what makes The Langham, Chicago different from other hotels?

  • The Devonshire Ballroom features floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the Chicago River and the city’s world-renowned architecture.
  • The award-winning Chuan Spa offers a holistic wellness experience inspired by traditional Chinese medicine.
  • Spacious and elegantly appointed rooms and suites feature modern amenities, plush furnishings and breathtaking views of the city skyline, Chicago River or Lake Michigan.
  • The hotel complements its sophisticated design with an impressive collection of art by world-renowned artists.
  • The Langham Club provides exclusive access to an expansive guest lounge, unparalleled in Chicago. This intimate setting features panoramic views of the city and food and beverage offerings available throughout the day—ranging from complimentary breakfast and afternoon tea to light fare, hors d’oeuvres and evening cocktails.


What is your best advice for engaged couples?

Planning a wedding can be overwhelming, so it's important to involve both partners in the process. Collaborate on decisions, delegate tasks, and work as a team. This will allow you to create a wedding that reflects both your personalities while simultaneously setting a positive foundation for future decision-making as a couple.

What three words describe The Langham?

Elegant, luxurious, and sophisticated


Shaun Rajah, Director of Social Catering
The Langham, Chicago
330 North Wabash Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 923.9988


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