HOTEL DU PONT

11th and Market Streets, Wilmington, DE 19801 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About HOTEL DU PONT

HOTEL DU PONT is a historic wedding venue located in downtown Wilmington, Delaware that serves couples all over Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. Founded in 1913, this sophisticated hotel evokes the grace and elegance of the Gilded Age. Couples can choose from multiple indoor ballrooms for both their ceremony and reception. The experienced staff at the HOTEL DU PONT will ensure your special day is everything you dreamed it to be.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples can host up to 300 guests at this vintage-style venue. For those seeking a romantic affair, the du Barry Room is ideal. This popular, Federal-style space features white pillars, parquet floors, elegant sconces, and a grand crystal chandelier imported from the former Yugoslavia. Couples hosting a lavish gathering will find the Gold Ballroom to be a wonderful option. This exquisite, French Neoclassic room boasts gilded rosettes, glittering chandeliers, and bas-reliefs of famous women, such as Helen of Troy and Cleopatra.

Services Offered
This unique hotel employs world-class wedding designers and chefs to help you create a completely customized celebration. Their experienced wedding team will work with you one-on-one to ensure your individual vision comes to life. Tables, chairs, and linens are included in the rental fee, along with china, flatware, and glassware. Setup and cleanup are also included, allowing you to sit back, relax, and enjoy your party. Couples can select their own outside vendors for a one-of-a-kind affair. Additional services include, but are not limited to:

  • All-inclusive packages
  • Bar services
  • Cake
  • Catering services
  • Event rentals
  • Get-ready rooms
  • Lighting and sound
  • Parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Valet
  • WiFi


Accommodation
HOTEL DU PONT offers 206 guestrooms and 11 suites for you and your loved ones to spend the weekend in. Each room features an oversized luxury bathroom, complimentary WiFi, a flat-screen TV, a separate sitting area, and sophisticated furnishings. You’ll also have access to their multiple dining establishments, including their four-star Green Room.

Other Services
In addition to hosting lavish weddings, the HOTEL DU PONT is also happy to host intimate elopements. They have eight private dining rooms to choose between. Additional events they will host include:

  • Bridal shower
  • Engagement party
  • Golf outing
  • Rehearsal dinner
  • Spa day

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48 Reviews for HOTEL DU PONT

Recommended by 95% of couples


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

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    Meghan · Married on 02/09/2019

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    Gorgeous venue and great staff!

    The venue is stunning, the food was absolutely delicious, and the staff is wonderful to work with.

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    Morgan · Married on 10/20/2018

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    Great place for our wedding guests!

    Hotel duPont was a great choice for our room blocks. The hotel itself is incredibly appointed and beautiful. The rooms are comfortable and a good size. The staff is wonderful and were great to work with throughout the process - constantly providing updates of how many guests had booked under my room block so I knew how many welcome bags & shuttles I needed. They also upgraded my husband & I to a very large honeymoon suit which was truly incredible. Highly recommend!

    Sent on 10/22/2018

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HOTEL DU PONT 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
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s), Wedding Cake
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 9
  • 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, Elopements, 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, Liability Insurance, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, French Service, Hors d'oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Chairs, Dance Floor, Drapery, Lighting, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Valet, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March

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    302-455-7190 (Phone number)

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