Omni William Penn Hotel is an elegant hotel and ballroom wedding venue located in Pittsburgh. Centrally located in the downtown district, this venue is nestled in the heart of the city to give you a true Pittsburgh experience. This beautiful hotel was erected in 1916 and is listed as a national historic landmark. Skilfully preserved over the years, it now stands as a classic Pittsburgh wedding venue. You and your guests will reap the benefits of their attentive staff, comfortable accommodations, and luxurious event spaces.
Facilities and Capacity
This venue is able to hold lavish events of up to 1,000 people. Use their two-tiered Grand Ballroom, featuring dignified balconies and wonderfully decorated vaulted ceilings that add a touch of sophistication. Couples can also avail of the William Penn Ballroom, sporting graceful gold leaf railings and dazzling chandeliers. The Art Deco Urban Room is available for intimate gatherings, adored with Carrara glass walls and a lovely mural by Joseph Urban to mesmerize guests.
Omni William Penn Hotel is a full-service wedding venue with on-site catering and event coordination services available. The wedding planning team will work to bring your vision to life, getting to know you on a personal level. The venue offers the following services and features:
- Bartending services
- Event rentals
- Lighting and sound equipment
- Parking spaces
- Valet parking
- Wheelchair accessibility
Select from a range of serving options for your wedding celebration, including buffet meals, family-style meals, passed hors d’oeuvres, plated meals, and stations. If you have any dietary needs that need to be accommodated for, please inform their catering staff when planning your event. They will work to prepare delicious dishes that will leave your taste buds tingling long after your big day is over.
This venue is located in downtown Pittsburgh near Crosstown Park. From here, you will be just blocks away from Market Square, Heinz Hall, and the Fort Pitt Museum. You and your guests will have the opportunity to visit and avail of these wonderful amenities and attractions during your stay.
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Photographing many events at the historic Omni William Penn Hotel, the luxury, the opulence and the beautiful refinements all add to the spectacular nature of this beautiful hotel and settings. The legendary events held at the hotel, the various celebrities, heads of state, prominent politicians and of course the excellent cuisine makes a customer feel honored, special and takes you to another time and place in the world of luxury. Our studio has photographed weddings, family portraits and celebrity parties for very distinguished guests. The Grand Ballroom, The Hope Room and The William Penn Ballroom are reminiscent of the great bygone days of class, luxury and great customer service. We were very impressed with the total experience at this wonderful and historic hotel. Lora and staff handle everything for your very beautiful wedding, reception, party or corporate event. -John Lokmer - Lokmer Photography Inc.
The Event Group team loves working at the Omni William Penn Hotel. Everything from the atmosphere to the dining to the hospitality is first class and their venue spaces are out of this world gorgeous. This establishment is truly a Pittsburgh gem.
We love filming weddings at the Omni William Penn Hotel! This venue has ample lighting and space - perfect for creating a high quality film! The staff is very kind and the food is absolutely delicious! We highly recommend them! :) - Steady Creek Cinema
Omni William Penn Hotel frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Omni William Penn Hotel?
- Bridal Suite
- Set Up
At Omni William Penn Hotel, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
At Omni William Penn Hotel, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of Omni William Penn Hotel in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
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What kind of wedding events does Omni William Penn Hotel offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Omni William Penn Hotel offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
What furniture and decorations does Omni William Penn Hotel have available for wedding events?
- Aisle Markers
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
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