Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown is a hotel wedding venue located in the Historic East Villiage in Des Moines, Iowa. Abundant with style and sophistication, the hotel provides flexible spaces for various wedding-related events; indoors and outdoors!. The venue shows spectacular views of the river, city, and the downtown skyline.
Facilities and Capacity
Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown can accommodate up to 550 guests in its three primary indoor spaces for wedding receptions. The three spaces which can be used include the Embassy Ballroom, the Junior Ballroom, and Scott’s Landing. The Embassy Ballroom can host grand celebrations, or be subdivided into smaller spaces. For more intimate celebrations of up to sixty to eighty guests, the Junior Ballroom and Scott’s Landing are available for rental. In addition to these three dinner spaces, the hotel's Atrium, the Simon Estes Amphitheater, and the Riverview Lobby and Patio can also be used for ceremonies and cocktail receptions of all sizes.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown offers all-inclusive wedding packages, providing professional staff members to help with planning and coordination. These packages include the following event services:
- Bridal suite
- Event rentals
- In-house bar
- In-house catering
- Lighting and sound
- Outside vendors
The hotel features a beautiful open, atrium-style lobby and 234 spacious rooms in this all-suite venue. Additionally, the hotel feature 3 Governor's Suites and 1 Presidential Suite; great for wedding party preparation as well as wedding night stays. Accommodations also come with a complimentary shuttle service, based on availability, to the Des Moines Airport and other local areas.
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Claudia has been planning events since 2021. Her experience with all types of events at various locations before coming to the hotel brings a high level of creativity and excitement to the wedding possibilities presented by the Embassy Suites in Des Moines.
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Beautiful place for a wedding reception and Event Staff is fantastic!
The Embassy is such a great hotel!
An elegant setting with delicious food and friendly wait staff. Ceremonies can be conducted in the atrium near the waterfall.
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Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
At Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown, what does the bar service starting price include?
- Champagne Toast
What are the most important characteristics of Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
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