Fab Feature: Their knockout rooftop venue provides breathtaking panoramas of Seattle. This unique luxury setting offers an incredibly exciting and romantic backdrop for both your ceremony and reception, with movie magic sunsets and sparkling city lights.
Event Space Highlight: Top of the Town, the hotel's elegant ballroom, features a 15-foot cathedral ceiling and large windows overlooking the city and water, while the chic Penthouse, which boasts a wood-burning fireplace and outdoor terrace, has views of downtown and the skyline.
Wedding Package Perks: A complimentary night in their one-of-a-kind bridal suite!
Interesting Tidbit: The venue is named for the U.S.S. Utina (pronounced “You-tina”), once the smallest ship in the navy. She served as a salvage ship and training post for deep-sea naval divers.
Event Space Highlights: The climate-controlled reception space is bright and airy, thanks to 16-foot floor-to-ceiling windows that line the front of the building and a large glass garage door that can be opened on summer days. Pristine, off-white walls and a polished black concrete floor provide a neutral backdrop for your event theme and décor.
Notable Amenities: Rental of the venue includes a sound system, lounge furniture, buffet tables, 4 bars, and 45 Herman Miller chairs.
Interesting Tidbit: Sustainability is a top priority here—the front doors are made from old wine casks; the main structure of the Lodge is built with recycled 100-year-old Douglas fir timbers; and even the guest room tables are recycled slate pool table tops from old bars.
Event Space Highlights: Located along the Sammamish River, the Lodge presides over five acres of lushly landscaped grounds that include a gazebo surrounded by a fragrant herb garden. Indoor banquet spaces are filled with natural light flowing through large picture windows that frame views of the gardens and adjoining patios.
Notable Services: The catering team will customize your culinary experience, whether it’s a private wine tasting of select Washington wines, a casual barbecue, or a formal sit-down dinner.
Fab Feature: You can bring your dog! This pet-friendly hotel provides a complimentary dog walk, customized doggy dining table, plush bed, gourmet treats from the Scraps Dog Bakery, and more.
Event Space Highlights: The swanky Lakefront Ballroom, with its rich zebra wood detailing, opens onto an outdoor terrace overlooking spectacular views of the Space Needle and the city. Cocktail receptions are often held on The Terrace, a garden patio that also affords Space Needle and Seattle skyline vistas.
Notable Services: The Vida Spa offers treatments based on the ancient Indian healing system, Ayurveda. You can opt for your own personalized spa package, couple treatments, or even a package designed specifically for your event.
Fab Feature: You have to try their specialty drinks and raw bar! Their cuisine is palate-pleasing, too, incorporating fresh, locally sourced ingredients with a focus on seafood and steaks.
Event Space Highlights: Ceremonies and cocktail receptions on the Courtyard Terrace come with views of the yachts and fishing boats plying the Smith Cover Waterway. From the Orchid Room, you enjoy even more vistas that sweep from the downtown skyline to Bainbridge Island and Mt. Rainier. The Alani Room opens onto its own patio, where you can savor the sea air and starry night sky.
Wedding Package Perks: All dinner wedding packages include a signature cocktail, wedding cake and sparkling wine toast along with your meal. Custom menus are also available. Parking (in the large lot) and valet service are complimentary for wedding guests.
Fab Feature: You can arrive by boat or seaplane to really make a splash!
Event Space Highlights: The floating dock, with its Seattle skyline backdrop, is a refreshing place for a ceremony. Inside the banquet room, a blazing rock fireplace, built-in bar, and soft lighting will make you feel right at home.
Notable Amenities: They’re happy to provide an HD projector and screen, bar service, and a ceremony arch.
Style: Historic, English Tudor Revival-style mansion
Interesting Tidbit and Fab Feature: The 1901 landmark is an impressive example of “eclectic” architecture. Each room reflects a different architectural style, from the Romanesque front entry hall and French Empire reception room to the Gothic-inspired library and the Moorish-style Turkish Room.
Event Space Highlights: You can have a literary wedding in the library or a cocktail hour on the veranda. As you stroll through the house, you’ll find an abundance of rich, wood detailing; beautiful leaded-glass windows; vintage fixtures; working fireplaces; and unique antiquities.
Notable Services: In addition to helping you create a custom menu, Kaspar Catering’s event specialists will assist in planning your entire wedding, including having an event manager on site during your celebration.
Catering: Provided exclusively by Kaspars Special Events & Catering.
Fab Feature: The museum is designed with luxurious touches throughout—even the stylized air grills, light fixtures, clocks, and doors are objects d’art.
Event Space Highlights: This historic Art Deco building showcases world-renowned Asian art and a wealth of architectural details. The main event space has a high, luminous ceiling that bathes the room in natural light. Warm, stone walls add a dignified elegance.
Notable Services:TASTE Events specializes in customized, made-from-scratch menus based on the freshest locally grown seasonal ingredients.