Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511 Map · Phone number
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About Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa is a luxurious hotel and wedding venue located in Lexington, Kentucky. The elegant hotel venue offers a sublime setting for couples to exchange their vows as they begin a new chapter together. The extensive banquet halls, expertly manicured golf course, and dedicated event staff make planning and enjoying your special day feel effortless. The suburban resort is ideal for both intimate gatherings, and decedent weddings that host more than 100 guests.

Facilities and Capacity

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa hosts several indoor and outdoor event spaces. The venue is surrounded by 220 acres of parkland golf course landscape and serene gardens. The Overlook at Griffin Gate is a wonderful al fresco event space that can host up to 400 guests. It features a gorgeous pergola that sits in front of a picturesque lake and rolling fairways. The Mansion Lawn solely operates as a ceremonial location with romantic views as it looks out over the antebellum mansion and surrounding lawns. The Paddock Pavilion is one of two covered outdoor event spaces with a guest capacity of 250. The area sits upon a lovely brick patio surface and is fully climate-controlled with scenic views of the grounds from all sides. The Bluegrass Pavilion and Patio are elegantly designed, and features eye-catching chandeliers, french doors, and an enchanting fountain. The Terrace Ballroom contains floor-to-ceiling windows with doors that lead out onto a peaceful patio that is ideal for a cocktail hour. The Grand Ballroom is the largest and most opulent of all the spaces the venue has to offer. With enough space to seat 700 guests, it has the ability to be divided into several smaller areas to cater to functions of different sizes.

Services Offered

Griffin Gate Marriott has an on-site event coordination team that strives to turn your wedding day into an extraordinary celebration. The lead planner works alongside couples, assisting them in coordinating every important detail as well as finding top local vendors for their day. Couples can receive expert guidance in creating custom-designed menus by their award-winning culinary team. Couples can make use of the venue's lavish spa services. The spa is an ideal way for couples or their guests to spend a day before or after the special wedding.

Accommodation

Griffin Gate Marriott has 88 guest rooms and 21 suites to host you and your out-of-town guests. All guests have access to the pool, golf course, and fitness center. Complimentary WiFi can be found throughout the venue and is available to you and your guests

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Newly renovated ballroom space
Newly renovated ballroom space
Our newly renovated ballroom
Our newly renovated ballroom
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Wedding ceremony lawn
Ceremony location looking out over the golf course
Ceremony location looking out over the golf course
Mansion at dusk
Mansion at dusk
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Mansion ceremony area
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Spiral staircase
Elegant Mansion table setting
Elegant Mansion table setting
Sophisticated Mansion bar
Sophisticated Mansion bar
Mansion patio
Mansion patio
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Bluegrass Pavilion Reception
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Table settings and layout in the pavilion
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Bluegrass Patio ceremony setup
Paddock reception ambiance
Paddock reception ambiance
Paddock reception ambiance
Paddock reception ambiance
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Colored linens to match theme
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Elaborate table setting layout
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Simple table setting layout
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Paddock Patio
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Beautiful gown photo
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29 Reviews for Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

Recommended by 94% of couples


4.7 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.8
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.8
  • Value 4.5
  • Average response time 4.7

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    Nakita · Married on 03/29/2019

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    Beautiful location

    The place was beautiful! And they had serval locations to accommodate guest sizes etc. We couldn't use them because the cost was a little over our budget but I highly recommend!

    Sent on 02/01/2019
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    Ann · Married on 09/15/2017

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    We had our ceremony on the Bluegrass Pavilion patio and reception in the Bluegrass Pavilion (tent.) Words can not describe how beautiful it was and what a great job the staff at the Marriott did. We had perfect weather and my event coordinator, Leigh Dalton, helped to make a day/night that we will never forget! Our rooms were top notch and so were the guests and they helped coordinate everything we asked from the day before the ceremony through the weekend. I was worried that the tent would look like a tent - but WOW! - we were blown away at home beautiful they made it. There wasn't a thing that went wrong that day. They paid special attention to ALL the fine details and took away all the worry on our ends. We made a weekend of it with friends and played golf the next day! The golf shop and manager, Colin Gooch, was awesome and went out of their way to accommodate our needs and make us feel very special. The Marriott was well priced, compared to a lot of other venue sites, and really worked to help us with the budget we wanted to stay in. Leigh worked tirelessly from start to finish (time we signed with them to day of wedding and after) to ensure our day was magical - and it WAS!!!!! I am truly grateful to everyone at the Griffin Gate for making our wedding day so darn terrific and we will NEVER forget this day/weekend! AMG-S

    Sent on 09/20/2017

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Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    No
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    26
  • Describe your venue:
    Banquet Hall
    Hotel
    Mansion
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Lighting / Sound
  • What event items are available?
    Chairs
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Linens

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  • 1800 Newtown Pike Lexington, KY, 40511 See on map
    859-813-2572 (Phone number)