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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC

$15k - $20k For 100 Guests
Up to 220 guests
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These prices are available for the months of Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec. These prices are available for the months of Jan, Feb, Mar, Jun, Jul, Aug.
Reception
$19,100 starting price
Ceremony
$20,000 starting price
Reception
$7,500 starting price
Ceremony
$7,500 starting price

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About

On WeddingWire since 2007

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC is a luxury boutique hotel and wedding venue conveniently located in the fashionable Penn Quarter district of the nation鈥檚 capital. This late 19th-century building was the original General Post Office for the city, and guests are sure to be won over by its historic charm. It has been renovated and features the finest modern amenities while remaining respectful of everything that makes this historical landmark so special. On a couple's wedding day, the Hotel Monaco team will provide superior service, attending to every detail of the celebration with warmth and professionalism.

Facilities and Capacity

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offers contemporary event spaces that capitalize on the building鈥檚 grandeur, whilst bringing it into the 21st-century. The Paris Ballroom welcomes parties of up to 220 guests to an upscale setting for an evening of dining and dancing. The space once served as the U.S. Postmaster General's library, and to this day features bookcases between its full-length windows. Its 20-foot ceilings and stunning skylight welcome in ample natural light, brilliantly illuminating the space. The smaller Athens Room is available for an elegant cocktail hour and can host more intimate receptions The hotel is distinct in its historical architectural style which dates back to its origins in 1860, designed by notable architect Robert Mills of South Carolina. In each event space, this aesthetic has been expanded upon with playful touches and bold materials throughout. The hotel has two grand marble staircases, ideal for posing for wedding portraits. There are several nearby parks, national monuments that make great locations for a photoshoot, as well as synagogues, and churches for ceremonies.

Services Offered

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC鈥檚 staff provides expert guidance for weddings of all sizes and styles. Couples can work with the event coordination and culinary teams to create the perfect setting and menu for their special day. The executive chef鈥檚 preparations embrace organic produce, sustainable options, and locally sourced ingredients to provide guests with a culinary experience that is both healthy and delicious. On the day of the event, the staff is happy to help set everything up and to clean up after the party has ended.

Accommodations

Hotel Monaco provides over 180 rooms and suites for attendees to avail of. Couples are invited to upgrade their wedding experience to include a night in the Robert Mills Suite. This luxury room features a 72-inch clawfoot bathtub and exclusive amenities along with the turndown service. Waking up in the morning, they can enjoy a complimentary coffee and a newspaper before heading down for breakfast in the Dirty Habit restaurant.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

No

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$19,100

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$7,500

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

No

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$20,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$7,500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
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)

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
House Liquor
House Wine
Open Bar
Signature Drink

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

2

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Banquet Hall
Historic Building
Hotel
Inn/B&B
Museum

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly

What catering services do you offer?

Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Family Style
Hors d'oeuvres
Plated
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Chairs
Dance Floor
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

April
May
September
October
November
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
June
July
August
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Recommended by 94% of couples
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  • Value
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  • Flexibility
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    Caroline N. Married on 03/25/2023
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    Wow! Absolutely stunning

    Joseph and his team were amazing in helping us plan our wedding here. We couldn鈥檛 have asked for a better experience and they made our wedding night absolutely spectacular!
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    Matthew K. Married on 03/18/2023
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    Amazing experience all around!

    We are so grateful for the Kimpton Monaco - Joseph Lee and his team, the staff, and everyone involved. Our experience planning our wedding was very easy and pleasant. They are extremely professional and considerate. We were blown away by the food and the attention to detail. Thank you so much for making our day so special.
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    Kelsey Married on 12/30/2022
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    Perfect wedding night!

    We had the most amazing wedding weekend at the Kimpton Monaco! The building/event spaces are one of a kind, the location in DC is unbeatable, and the staff made our wedding vision come true! A special thank you to Joseph Lee and his team for making the weekend one we and our wedding guests will never forget!
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Awards

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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2023 Winner
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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC frequently asked questions

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Set Up
  • Tables
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Cake Cutting
  • Dessert
  • Server(s)
The bar service starting price at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC includes:
  • Bartender(s)
  • Champagne Toast
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine
  • Open Bar
  • Signature Drink
The space offered by Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC for wedding events is known for:
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Hall
  • Historic Building
  • Hotel
  • Inn/B&B
  • Museum
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Tables
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC is recommended by 94% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.7 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.8 in quality of service, 4.8 in professionalism, 4.7 in value, 4.6 in average response time and 4.6 in flexibility.

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