The Black Hawk Hotel

115 Main St, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About The Black Hawk Hotel

Situated in Cedar Falls, Iowa, The Black Hawk Hotel is a historic hotel and wedding venue. In the center of the city, there is plenty for guests to do before and after your event. Full of Midwestern charm with employees that offer exceptional customer service, the hotel provides a welcoming retreat for celebrations. The dedicated staff enjoys seeing your wedding come to life against the hotel's antique setting.

Facilities and Capacity

When you host your wedding at The Black Hawk Hotel, you can book the entire property. This allows you and your nearest and dearest privacy as you celebrate your love and commitment. The venue is flexible, providing the chance to celebrate with between 10 and 150 guests. There is a cocktail area called Bar Winslow as well as a dining room known as the Farm Shed. Ceremonies can take place in the lobby. With varied spaces throughout, couples can arrange the proceedings of their wedding in multiple ways.

Services Offered

As a hotel, room blocks are available. This allows you and your partner the ability to turn your wedding into a weekend event and provides convenience for guests and your wedding party. There are a total of 43 rooms in the hotel. To help you see your wedding dream materialize, the hotel employs a professional event planner. Catering and bar services are provided through the Farm Shed and Bar Winslow, satisfying guests' appetites with expertly crafted courses.

History

Originally, The Black Hawk Hotel was named The Winslow House. The establishment initially opened in 1853 and offered both drinks and accommodation. Over the course of the 1800s, the hotel went through renovations, a fire, and a number of name changes. The final design that guests can appreciate today was completed in 1914 by John Ralston, an architect. Today, the hotel is on the National Historic Register of Historic Places.

Location

Cedar Falls is a bustling city that offers both cultivation and entertainment. Numerous shops and eateries line the streets and many special events take place in this dynamic locale. Your loved ones also have ample opportunity to enjoy nature, with trails and parks, like the Hartman Nature Reserve Center.

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Modern comforts in a historic setting
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Elegant interiors
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Craft cocktails at Bar Winslow
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Bar Winslow
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Lobby ceremony
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Time for the "I dos"
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First look by the front entrance
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A kiss by the front door
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Getting ready together
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Getting the veil just right
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Getting ready for the special day
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Walking down the hallway
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First look, front entrance
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The Black Hawk Hotel 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?
    $ 500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 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?
    $ 500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 400
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Lighting/Sound
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    3
  • Describe your venue:
    Historic Building
    Hotel
    Inn/B&B
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
  • 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
    Bar Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Audio Equipment
    Chairs
    Furniture
    Tables
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    April
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    November
    December

1 Wedding Deal & Discount

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    Micro Wedding

    We think 2020 brides deserve an award (Most patient? Most flexible? Most likely to succeed?).

    We're now offering a special rate for couples whose wedding plans have been impacted by COVID-19. Micro weddings allow couples to keep their wedding date booked and host a small celebration that fits within local and state guidelines. For $500, host a ceremony and/or reception at The Black Hawk Hotel. We'll connect you with our preferred florist and bakery, all you have to do is wear your white dress and alert your guests.

    Micro weddings include: A 2 hour weekday venue rental for up to 25 guests, marble top tables and farmhouse chairs, a Bose sound system and mic, our professional on-site event staff, a bridal suite for getting ready (most couples use this as their honeymoon suite and stay overnight!), commercial prep kitchen for caterers, and a guaranteed room block for your guests to stay on-premise.

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  • 115 Main St Cedar Falls, IA, 50613 See on map
    3192771161 (Phone number)
    319-260-4020 (Other Phone Number)
    Open 24 hours Reach one of our event staff from M-F 8-5, or leave a message with our Concierge after normal business hours.
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