Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC is a luxury boutique hotel and wedding venue conveniently located in the fashionable Penn Quarter district of the nation’s 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.
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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offers contemporary event spaces that capitalize on the building’s 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.
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC’s 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’s 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.
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.
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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Set Up
At Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
At Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, what does the bar service starting price include?
- Champagne Toast
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Open Bar
- Signature Drink
What are the most important characteristics of Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC for wedding events?
What kind of wedding events does Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
What services does Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
What furniture and decorations does Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
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