Graduate Providence/Providence Biltmore

11 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI 02903 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Graduate Providence/Providence Biltmore

Graduate Providence, formerly Providence Biltmore, is a full-service hotel and a classic wedding venue located in the heart of downtown Providence, Rhode Island. This landmark hotel debuted in 1922 and quickly became a tourist location and social center of Providence. It is conveniently located near the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence Place Mall, and Waterplace Park.

Facilities and Capacity
Graduate Providence offers two magnificent ballrooms that can accomodate weddings anywhere from 40-250 guests. Along with stunning venues, they also have 294 rooms and suites that will make couples and their guests feel at home.

Services Offered
With its historic charm and authentic style, Graduate Providence is the perfect location for all wedding celebrations. Couples can host anything from an engagement party to a wedding shower and be at ease knowing that each detail will be coordinated by the talented catering staff. Along with a unique location for couple’s wedding, they will also be provided with these services:

  • Professional wedding consultant
  • Attentive banquet staff with years of experience lead by the banquet manager
  • Excellent cuisine prepared by executive chef and full catering staff
  • Complimentary suite for the evening of the couple’s wedding
  • Set-up of ballroom with hotel's tables, chairs, linens, china, glassware, etc.
  • Large dance floor
  • Six-hour reception
  • Exclusive rates for couple’s guests traveling for the wedding
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Stunning!
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Graduate Providence/Providence Biltmore
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Facade
Capital Room Wedding
Capital Room Wedding
Biltmore Ballroom
Biltmore Ballroom
Summit Room
Summit Room
Parkview Terrace
Parkview Terrace
Gorgeous Capital Ballroom
Gorgeous Capital Ballroom
Capital Ballroom
Capital Ballroom
Lobby
Lobby
Lobby with grand staircase
Lobby with grand staircase
Gorgeous Grand Staircase
Gorgeous Grand Staircase
Table Settings
Table Settings
Beautiful building
Beautiful building
Capital Ceremony
Capital Ceremony
Cocktails on the Balcony
Cocktails on the Balcony
Skyscape
Skyscape
Summit Room
Summit Room
Rehearsal Dinner
Rehearsal Dinner
Biltmore Ballroom Wedding
Biltmore Ballroom Wedding
Iconic Sign
Iconic Sign
Facade
Facade
Capital Room
Capital Room
Biltmore Ballroom Windows
Biltmore Ballroom Windows
Graduate Providence
Graduate Providence
Flambé presentation
Flambé presentation
Biltmore Ballroom
Biltmore Ballroom
Outdoor terrace
Outdoor terrace
Capital Ballroom details
Capital Ballroom details
Ceremony on Parkview Terrace
Ceremony on Parkview Terrace
Biltmore Ballroom
Biltmore Ballroom
Outdoor Ceremony
Outdoor Ceremony
Wedding party
Wedding party
Cake Cutting Ceremony
Cake Cutting Ceremony
Festive celebration
Festive celebration
Cutting of the cake
Cutting of the cake
Junior suite
Junior suite
Biltmore suite
Biltmore suite
Entrance to hotel
Entrance to hotel
Romantic night in Providence
Romantic night in Providence
Graduate providence
Graduate providence
So romantic
So romantic
A full dance floor!
A full dance floor!
Graduate Providence
Graduate Providence
Congrats to the grooms!
Congrats to the grooms!
Outdoor Terrace Ceremony
Outdoor Terrace Ceremony
Sunday Brunch Wedding
Sunday Brunch Wedding
Capital Ballroom
Capital Ballroom
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Stunning!
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64 Reviews for Graduate Providence/Providence Biltmore

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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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  • Victoria · Married on 07/06/2019

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    Amazing venue for our reception

    Wow! From the moment I walked into the ballroom, I was blown away! The entire planning process and execution of our day was amazing! If you decide to have your wedding here, you will not be disappointed!

    Sent on 07/08/2019
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    John Ciolfi · Married on 06/01/2019

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    Wedding Brunch at the Biltmore

    From the moment we walked into our first meeting with Elise at the BIltmore it felt as though we were not planning our wedding alone. Elise walked us through every detail from the timeline of our wedding, to the way the napkins were folded, and any FYI's that we may have forgotten throughout the planning process. Every detail discussed was perfectly executed on our wedding day. The staff at the front desk was friendly and proactive to our guests. The food was outstanding and exceeded all expectations, and the venue's renovations were stunning that every photo was a show stopper.

    Sent on 06/13/2019
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Graduate Providence/Providence Biltmore FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 1,000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • 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? $ 750.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 20.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Specialty Beer
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 4
  • Describe your venue: Ballroom, Historic Building, Hotel
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
  • 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, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, 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? Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, 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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2 Endorsements

  • Honey Train Music Services
    Honey Train Music Services Wedding Bands

    WE LOVE THE BILTMORE! Our band had two weddings there last season, and hope to do more! A wonderful venue for weddings--very organized, great food, great service... All-around a great choice for any event--the best choice for a Providence wedding! A shout out to Elise, the organizer, who has been great to work with... Bravo! See you soon.

  • Designing Images Florist
    Designing Images Florist Wedding Florists

    As a vendor, I love working with the staff at the Providence Biltmore.They are so very professional and helpful. It is a wonderful venue with great views. The staff, from the banquet managers to the work crew all know what is going on and always on top of things. It is a fabulous place for a wedding or any type of party.

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  • 11 Dorrance Street Providence, RI, 02903 See on map
    401-229-6105 (Phone number)

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