The Patrick Henry Ballroom is a historic wedding venue located in Roanoke, Virginia. This iconic hotel provides a classic and romantic backdrop for soon-to-be spouses and their guests. For couples seeking an elegant celebration, this establishment provides luxurious event spaces that can accommodate intimate or grand occasions.
Facilities and Capacity
With four distinct areas, this location can host up to 375 people. The Grand Ballroom boasts polished hardwood floors and traditional crystal chandeliers for a sophisticated ambiance. Ideal for a cocktail hour or photoshoot, the Promenade overlooks the venue’s spacious lobby with art deco carpet and plush lounge furniture. For a more casual setting, the Clubhouse features a pool table and comfortable seating for up to 75 guests. To-be-newlyweds can enjoy an extended wedding weekend inside the contemporary Governor’s Suite, complete with hardwood floors, a full kitchen, and picturesque mountain views.
The professional staff at The Patrick Henry Ballroom is happy to host engagement parties, wedding showers, ceremonies, and receptions. With their packages, they can provide banquet tables, linens, chairs, a dance floor, a catering kitchen, audiovisual equipment, and assistance with setup and cleanup. The venue’s dedicated event staff is pleased to help happy couples with planning their joyous occasion and can provide a list of local vendors. In the on-site get-ready rooms, soon-to-be newlyweds and their wedding party can prepare comfortably before the celebration.
Built in 1925, The Patrick Henry Ballroom was originally a hotel designed by William Lee Stoddart. This iconic building is listed on both the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register. After undergoing 18 months of renovation, this establishment surrounds couples with its original 1920s charm and modern amenities for romantic wedding celebrations.
This venue is conveniently located in downtown Roanoke. Partners and their loved ones can take advantage of a variety of nearby attractions such as the Salem Museum and local parks. For out of town guests, the nearest airport is the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport.
12 Reviews for The Patrick Henry Ballroom
Recommended by 96% of couples
Marissa · Married on 06/23/2018
You can't beat the Patrick Henry Ballroom! The venue is incredible from all the history to all the beautiful and elegant touches! You truly feel like you've created your dream wedding! My husband and I loved it and knew immediately after touring that it was the perfect venue! Seth, the manager is incredible to work with and super sweet! We could not have asked for a more perfect venue for our wedding! It was definitely what we wanted for our special day!Sent on 07/26/2018
Jenna · Married on 04/08/2017
Seth and his team are incredible! They took my vision and make it into something better than I imagined. His staff quickly turned my ceremony into the reception for 200 people in no time and it was beautiful! They are so easy to work with and very accommodating. The venue is absolutely stunning!Sent on 04/13/2017
The Patrick Henry Ballroom's reply:Thank you, Jenna! We're so glad you chose to celebrate your special day with us!
Nicole · Married on 03/25/2017
Our wedding reception was absolutely amazing thanks in part to The Patrick Henry & their staff. The governor's suite was huge and a great place for me & my wedding party to get ready in. It was also convienent to book it for Friday night too.Sent on 04/13/2017
The Patrick Henry Ballroom's reply:Thank you, Nicole! It was a pleasure to host you at The Patrick Henry!
There are not enough words to describe how much I love the Patrick Henry Ballroom! From their excellent service to their distinct ballroom, I can honestly say the PHB will fit any event and wedding style! Not only is it a gorgeous venue, it's so close to downtown Roanoke for loved ones who are coming into town! As a wedding photographer, I highly recommend the Patrick Henry Ballroom!
The Patrick Henry Ballroom is a wonderful venue with a classic elegant ambiance that wedding couples just love. The staff is accommodating and wonderful to work with.
We always love working with the Patrick Henry team. They are knowledgeable, friendly, professional, and client focused. Wonderful amenities for your catering needs and the facility is as gorgeous as it gets!