Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South

654 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19713 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South

Embassy Suites Newark-Wilmington South is an elegant hotel wedding venue located in Newark, Delaware. Boasting multiple indoor event spaces in their atrium-style building, the hotel also provides couples with an experienced wedding specialist to oversee the special day. With its luxurious accommodations and warm hospitality, this wedding venue strives to bring couples’ dreams to life.

Facilities and Capacity

Embassy Suites Newark-Wilmington South welcomes wedding celebrations of up to 180 guests. As guests enter the hotel, they will be sure to enjoy marvelous views of a six-story tall atrium featuring skylights and a bubbling waterfall. Large wedding receptions are held in the spacious Lord De La Warr ballroom, exuding charm and elegance in details such as crystal chandeliers and simple furnishings. For a more intimate affair, Embassy Suites also offers to-be-weds the use of the New Amstel Jr. Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 60 guests for a seated reception with dancing. The minimalist designs of both ballrooms allow couples to transform each space with decors and themes of their choice.

Services Offered

This full-service hotel offers event planning services to ensure wedding celebrations are a success. Several wedding packages are available, including complimentary overnight accommodations for the newlyweds, a champagne toast, floral arrangements, a custom-designed cake, and an open bar. Additional services include:

  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Linens
  • Parking

Cuisine

This unique hotel offers couples passed hors d'oeuvres and their choice of a buffet, stations, or a plated dinner. They specialize in American cuisine, and an experienced wedding planner will guide nearly-weds through the menu creation process. Entrees vary from chicken marsala to potato-crusted rockfish and steak.

Accommodation

Embassy Suites Newark-Wilmington South has 154 suites available for overnight wedding guests. These two-room suites feature a separate living area with a sleeper sofa, TVs, a kitchenette, and wi-fi access. Complimentary cooked breakfasts are included, along with access to a swimming pool and fitness center. Your loved ones will enjoy being close to the University of Delaware campus, Bob Carpenter Center, and Delaware Stadium.

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Elegant Receptions
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Reception area
Natural light ceremonies
Natural light ceremonies
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Custom reception set up
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Intimate wedding receptions
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Pineapple fruit tree
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Cocktail hour
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Aisle in atrium
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Wedding set-up
Bridal portrait​
Bridal portrait​
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Wedding procession
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Cake table
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Head table
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DJ and dance floor
Couple dancing
Couple dancing
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Couple's portrait
Sparkler send off for couple
Sparkler send off for couple
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Love in the Glass Elevator
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Couple's portrait
Ceremonies by the Fountain
Ceremonies by the Fountain
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Cocktail area
Reception area
Reception area
Bridal portrait​
Bridal portrait​
Carving Stations
Carving Stations
Beautiful Food Displays
Beautiful Food Displays
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Cocktail Stationary Displays
Reception Ballroom
Reception Ballroom
Uplight the Night
Uplight the Night
Reception area
Reception area
Center or End dance floors
Center or End dance floors
Dramatic Entraces
Dramatic Entraces
Tropical Display
Tropical Display
Professional Coordination
Professional Coordination
Fun Wedding Photos
Fun Wedding Photos
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Reception area
Private Ceremony Room
Private Ceremony Room
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Reception area
Reception area
Reception area
Cocktail Hour by the Fountain
Cocktail Hour by the Fountain
Private Cocktail Hour
Private Cocktail Hour
Bar area
Bar area
Custom Linens Included
Custom Linens Included
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Reception area
Buffet Stations
Buffet Stations
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Cocktail hour
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Name tags
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Dance floor
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Beverage station
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Head table and dance floor
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Reception area
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Ceremony seating
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Atrium ceremony
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Reception area
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Buffet station
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Ceremony in atrium
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Dance floor
Sweetheart table on riser
Sweetheart table on riser
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Elegant Receptions
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24 Reviews for Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South

Recommended by 98% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.9

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    Beatrice W. · Married on 10/10/2020

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Easy peasy

    The attention to detail ahead of the wedding made the wedding day go perfectly. Thank you to everyone who made the day possible!

    Sent on 11/15/2020
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    Erica · Married on 03/30/2019

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Joan is awesome!

    Joan was definitely a pleasure to work with and she was so very accommodating. My guests couldn't stop talking about how much they enjoyed my wedding. I would definitely recommend! Great experience.

    Sent on 05/02/2019

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Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 87.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 82.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 750.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 650.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    China
    Clean Up
    Event Planning
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
    Wedding Cake
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 16.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    8
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Hotel
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Cake
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    French Service
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Altar/Arch
    Audio Equipment
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Drapery
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Chocolate Fountain
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Shuttle
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    April
    May
    June
    September
    October
    November
    December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    July
    August

2 Wedding Deals & Discounts

  • Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South 1
    Friday Discount

    Book your wedding on a Friday evening and receive 5% off of our package pricing!

  • Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South 2
    Promotional Offer

    Book by the end of 2021 and receive one of the following:

    free uplights

    OR free overnight guest suite with breakfast for two

    OR free upgraded tier two bar

    OR free red and white wine service with dinner

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Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:

  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:

  • Cake Cutting
  • Server(s)
  • Wedding Cake

At Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South includes:

  • House Beer
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine

What are the most important characteristics of Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South for wedding events is known for:

  • Ballroom
  • Hotel

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South for wedding events?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Indoor

What kind of wedding events does Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offer?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offer for wedding events?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offers the following services for wedding events:

  • Accommodations
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Cake
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South have available for wedding events?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:

  • Altar/Arch
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Chair Covers
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Drapery
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South is recommended by 79% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.9 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 5.0 in professionalism, 4.9 in quality of service, 4.9 in average response time, 4.9 in flexibility and 4.9 in value.

What kind of wedding service promotions does Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South offer?

Embassy Suites Newark- Wilmington South currently offers 1 discount promotion and 1 offer promotion for wedding services.