The Westin Alexandria

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400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA, 22314-5700, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (703) 253-8600   •  Hotel Reservations: 866-837-4210


Alexandria Weddings

Discover the Westin Alexandria’s refreshing surroundings in the convenient location of historic Alexandria.  With 20,000 square feet of event space including the largest ballroom located in Old Town Alexandria, our flexible space offers endless possibilities.  In addition to the Edison Ballroom, enjoy over 8,000 square feet of beautifully appointed foyer spaces surrounded by 7 event salons with wall to wall windows of natural lighting and views of the Historic George Washington Mason Temple and Courthouse Square Park.

Your guests will experience world class cuisine dining from our expert culinary team.  Elegant menus are served at the peak of quality with white gloved service.  The evening is made complete with a rejuvenating night’s sleep on Westin’s signature Heavenly Bed in one of our 319 newly remodeled guest rooms.

The Westin Alexandria Wedding
Cunningham Wedding at The Westin Alexandria
Tannen Wedding at The Westin Alexandria


Enjoy our hotel space and rejuventating accommodations on your memorable day:

  • 7,901 square feet of ballroom space
  • 8,378 square feet of foyer/pre-function space
  • Indoor capacity: 500 seated
  • Outdoor capacity: 200 - 250
  • South Asian weddings

Contact Us

Submit an online form with your details, or contact our Wedding Specialist to schedule a tour:

David Magsumbol
Account Director, Catering
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The Westin Alexandria: Vibrant Wedding Venues

Our large well-appointed ballroom and event spaces are perfect for Alexandria weddings, galas and other types of entertaining. There are seven additional event rooms with full walls of windows to provide natural lighting.  Use these for a variety of more intimate functions or as a vignettes attached to larger events.

Edison Ballroom
Ballroom Pre-function Space
Edison Ballroom
Ballroom Pre-function Space

Edison Ballroom

The Edison Ballroom can be split into thirds allowing for separate ceremony and dinner/dance areas in addition to the foyer space for cocktail hour.

  • Renovated space
  • 7,901 square feet
  • Dinners up to 550 guests
  • Cocktail receptions for over 1,000 guests
  • 14 foot inset LED Column Lights with multiple color options
  • Gold glass chandeliers
  • 8, 378 foyer space with chandeliers
Wright Room

Wright Room

The Wright Room is perfect for weddings up to 50 seating, or 80 cocktail buffet as well as Ceremonies and Rehearsal Dinners.

  • Renovated space
  • 1,037 square feet
  • Natural lighting
Hopkins Foyer
Hopkins Room
Hopkins Foyer
Hopkins Room

Hopkins Room

Ideal for intimate affairs, The Hopkins Room and Foyer can accommodate up to 90 guests.

  • Renovated space
  • 628 square feet
  • 858 square foot private foyer
  • Natural lighting and chandeliers in room and foyer space

Weddings at a Glance

The perfect package for your big day

Our wedding specialist will work with you from start to finish, paying close attention to all the details for your special day. Our customizable menus and wide variety of options will ensure your individual needs are met.

What's Included:

  • One Hour Pre-Dinner Cocktail Reception
  • Four Butlered Hors d ’Oeuvres
  • Champagne Toast
  • Open Bar – 4 Additional Hours
  • White Glove Service
  • Villeroy & Boch China
  • Complimentary Pre-Event Menu Tasting
  • Brushed Platinum Chargers
  • Luxury Table Fabrics included- over 100 colors
  • Shimmery White Satin Wall Draping
  • Rich Tongue & Groove Dance Floor
  • Dual Height Staging
  • Complimentary Wedding Party Holding Room
  • Complimentary Night for Bride & Groom in a Luxury Suite
  • Courtesy Guest Room Block at Special Rates
  • Complimentary Wedding Rooms Website
  • Earn thousands of Starpoints® to use worldwide

Exclusive Wedding Offers

Alexandria Wedding Offer
Allow your wedding to pay for your honeymoon

When you select The Westin Alexandria as your wedding destination you’ll receive special rewards and bonus Starpoints® which can be used immediately towards honeymoon nights.

  • Earn up to 100,000 bonus Starpoints®*
  • Overnight accommodations for bridal couple on wedding night
  • Sparkling toast during the wedding reception
  • Valid on weddings reserved by December 31, 2017 and hosted by December 31, 2018

*Earn one Starpoint for every $1 of your wedding contract, to be provided at time of reservation. Apply Starpoints toward Free Nights at more than 1,050 Starwood hotels and resorts worldwide.

Terms & Conditions

Wedding Room Block Offer
Wedding Rooms = Free Night Awards

Earn Starpoints® when your wedding guests stay with us. Your guests can earn Starpoints on eligible nights, while you earn triple Starpoints on all group rooms consumed.

Terms & Conditions

Rehearsal Dinner & Farewell Brunch Venues

Celebrate your big day with friends and family with an elegant rehearsal dinner or casual farewell brunch. The Westin Alexandria is happy to provide specially priced and designed menus for your rehearsal dinner and day after wedding breakfast/brunch. Plan your gathering in the space that best fits your needs:

  • Wright Room
  • Hopkins Room
  • Hopkins Private Foyer
  • Trademark - our onsite restaurant and bar
Trademark Restaurant and Bar
Hopkins Foyer
Trademark Restaurant and Bar
Hopkins Foyer