The Drake Oak Brook

2301 York Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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4.9 out of 5.0
For 100 Guests $16k - $28k
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About The Drake Oak Brook

The Drake Oak Brook is a classic hotel wedding venue located in Oak Brook, Illinois. This historic venue was built in 1962 at the famous Drake on Michigan Avenue. After extensive renovations, the property re-opened in April 2015. The Drake Oak Brook represents elegance and traditional services for your dream wedding day.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples may host up to 300 wedding guests at The Drake Oak Brook. There are three available event spaces for couples to choose from when planning their wedding day. These spaces range from indoor to outdoor settings, sure to meet every couple’s unique specifications.

Services Offered
The Drake Oak Brook can provide the following event services:

  • Accommodations
  • Bridal suite
  • Cake
  • Setup and cleanup
  • Event rentals
  • Event planning
  • Lighting/sound
  • Parking
  • Shuttle and valet services
  • Wheelchair access


Other Services
In addition to the above wedding-related services, The Drake Oak Brook can provide the following event items:

  • Tables and centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Dance floor
  • Furniture
  • Barware, glassware and flatware
  • China
  • Linens
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34 Reviews for The Drake Oak Brook

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4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.9
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.8

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    Pmdoyle@prodigy.net · Married on 06/29/2019

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    The Drake Oak Brook Wedding Venue

    Our daughter and son-in-law's wedding reception was held at the Drake Oak Brook on 6/29/19. From the moment we booked the venue we knew it would be perfect in every way and it truly was. Working along side Michael Dubina(Executive Meeting Manager) was wonderful. He went above and beyond to make our wedding weekend spectacular. His kindness, sense of humor and knowledge meant the world to us. The moment our guests began arriving for a weekend of festivities compliments were flowing regarding the newly renovated hotel and the warmth and kindness of the staff. The wedding venue was beautiful. We had our cocktail hour in the Flower Room/outside veranda and dinner was served in the Three Oaks Ballroom. The decor, light up dance floor, food and service was phenomenal. Our guests cannot stop talking about how wonderful and beautiful everything was. Our wedding weekend concluded with the Drake's delicious Sunday Champagne Brunch. A heartfelt thank you to the entire staff at the Drake Oak Brook for making our daughter and son-in-law's wedding truly magical.

    Sent on 07/09/2019
  • Erin

    Erin O'Brien · Married on 05/18/2019

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    Make Sure You Check The Drake Out

    My wife and I got married at the Drake in May. We almost crossed them off our reception venue based solely on pictures and reviews on sites like this, wedding wire and google, none of which do the Drake justice. My wife dragged me to the Drake and we both thought the spaces were unique, had character but yet offered all the conveniences of the hotel. We had our reception in the Three Oaks Ballroom, the Flower Room and had the veranda. The spaces were so impressive, to go from indoor and outdoor seamlessly. We had such an easy time working with Michael and his team, they really catered to us and helped my wife not become a bridezilla. We would recommend them to anyone - they really helped our wedding be an amazing event.

    Sent on 06/20/2019

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The Drake Oak Brook Pricing

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Here's what couples with similar selections spent on this venue:

$16,143 - $27,829
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This venue offers the below options which may impact pricing:

  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Accommodations
  • Cake
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Set Up
  • Buffet
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Dessert
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Outside Cake
  • Plated
  • Server(s)
  • Stations
  • Tastings
  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens

The Drake Oak Brook Price Rates

The Drake Oak Brook FAQ

  • 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? $ 1.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 1.00
  • 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? $ 2,000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 1,500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s), Wedding Cake
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 19.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), House Wine, Open Bar
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 3
  • Describe your venue: Ballroom, Historic Building, Hotel
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, Cake, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Set Up
  • 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 Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Centerpieces, Chairs, Dance Floor, Furniture, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Shuttle, Valet, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? April, May, June, July, August, September, October, December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March, November

Professional Network & Endorsements

1 Endorsement

  • TWA Photographic Artists
    TWA Photographic Artists Wedding Photographers

    AMAZING location to host any event! The service and food is beyond fantastic! The ambiance and decor is the perfect backdrop for all occasions. We especially love the natural light of the terrace, combined with the stunning blown glass artwork in the Flower Room.....just lovely to photograph!

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  • 2301 York Road Oak Brook, Illinois, 60523 See on map
    630-592-8117 (Phone number)

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