Tradition Leads to Memories at The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago

By Ritz Carlton (Chicago) By Ritz Carlton (Chicago) | January 29, 2024


Nestled against the iconic backdrop of the Chicago skyline, The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago provides a picturesque setting for weddings and receptions. Situated between Michigan Avenue and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago in the Gold Coast neighborhood, the venue has undergone a $100 million refashioning.

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Event Spaces

The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago presents a collection of elegant event spaces that can be tailored for any wedding celebration. The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom stands out as the city's largest luxury ballroom, boasting a chandelier adorned with 400,000 crystals and expansive floor-to-ceiling windows. Whether you dream of an intimate ceremony or a grand celebration, the hotel's versatile venues are designed to meet and exceed your expectations.


Wedding Advisors

Dedicated to crafting unforgettable moments that will enchant your guests, our wedding advisors specialize in every aspect of the planning process, from offering recommendations of our preferred vendors, down to meticulous attention is given to every detail.

Our culinary experts excel in customizing menus that mirror your personal preferences. With our executive pastry chef at the helm, we can bring to life the wedding cake of your dreams.


Luxury Accomodations

Undergoing a comprehensive makeover, all 434 guest rooms, inclusive of 100 luxurious suites, now showcase an elevated aesthetic and boast either city or lake views. The pinnacle of opulence, the Presidential Suite spans 2,900 square feet, encompassing two floors connected by a striking spiral staircase. This corner suite presents unparalleled views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. The open living room features a vaulted ceiling with grand windows, complemented by a full-service kitchen and a spacious dining area. The Presidential Suite is the perfect setting for those seeking an exquisite experience.


Social Spaces

Emanating an art deco-inspired charm, the 12th-floor lobby exudes sophistication with its floor-to-ceiling windows that open up to the hotel's rooftop. This seamlessly connected space bridges the lobby reception and lounge areas with the restaurant, bar, and cafe. The ambiance is further enriched by the harmonious interplay of marble stone, walnut finishings, and vibrant colors, culminating in an inviting atmosphere for guests to enjoy.

For more information, please visit or contact our wedding specialist at 312-573-5180.

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