Hotel LBI is a wedding venue located in Beach Haven, New Jersey. This luxurious setting is ideal for couples planning nuptial events of any size, from romantic elopements to intimate rehearsal dinners to extravagant receptions. You will have an array of amenities, including in-house catering, sunset views, and welcoming accommodations, to make your special day unforgettable.
Nestled in the center of Long Beach Island, Hotel LBI offers breathtaking views of the sea throughout the premises. It’s a short walking distance from the sandy beaches, for romantic strolls and photo sessions. Their main ballroom reception boasts 3,700 square feet of floor space, where up to 200 guests can be comfortably seated. Its vaulted ceilings adorn exposed wooden beams, delicate chandeliers, and large overhead skylights. The panoramic windows not only cover events with plenty of natural light, but also offer glorious views of the seaside town. A gas fireplace, adorned with sailboat details on its mantle, creates a warm, welcoming atmosphere throughout the evening. For couples that want to exchange their vows at sunset, the hotel’s rooftop space surrounds ceremonies and receptions with vibrant flowers and trees. The elegant, minimalist arbor allows you to use the vision of the sea as a backdrop. You and your guests will have a choice of 101 suites, with high-quality amenities and services to ensure you have a relaxing and romantic weekend. These suites can also be used as luxurious dressing rooms for soon-to-be-weds to prepare with their entourage. In addition, you will have access to the fitness center, indoor pool and hot tub, and bicycle rentals for you to enjoy.
The in-house staff at Hotel LBI will be ready to assist you in the wedding planning process, to ensure your schedule runs smoothly. Hardwood tables, wooden cross-back chairs, and various linens add to the indoor reception area’s effortless nautical theme. During your special events, the in-house restaurant, Salt Kitchen & Bar, will be happy to provide you with upscale selections from their menu. Each of their items is made with ingredients provided by local farmers and fisherman, to ensure the freshest, strongest flavors. From your engagement party to your day-after brunch, the onsite team will make it their goal to make your celebrations unforgettable.
Team of Hotel LBI
Director of Events and Catering
Donna Bongiovi is a seasoned Event Specialist with over 25 years in the industry. She has worked at various hotels and country clubs in the state of New Jersey and has "bid farewell" to many couples as they begin their journey together on the road to "happily ever after." Donna's experience and knowledge on menu creation, beverage specialties, event design and most importantly, event execution has proven her success in the event industry. "No one couple is the same as the other......" She prides herself in listening to and getting to know every couple she meets to create a unique, individual and fabulous celebration. Supported by the best culinary and service teams, Donna is by your side from beginning to end - "that's the tough part, saying goodbye as each couple begins their lives of love and laughter, together. At least when they leave me, they are beaming with joy and thrilled with their experience!"