Situated just 12 miles from O’ Hare International Airport, The Westin Chicago Northwest is a wedding venue in Itasca, Illinois. This 14-story hotel features a modern, atrium-style design and is nestled amidst picturesque grounds that include a fountain lake and scenic willow trees. Inside, to-be-weds can host a refined reception in any one of three spacious ballrooms. For over 35 years, the experienced staff has curated luxury events for their cherished guests and they look forward to making your dream day a reality.
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Prospective newlyweds can host every stage of their wedding journey at The Westin Chicago Northwest. This hotel accommodates many cultural weddings and the largest ballroom has a capacity for 600 guests. You can exchange vows in the garden, with seating arranged to overlook the lake and woodlands. Afterward, friends and family can enjoy cocktail hour in the atrium, a stunning space characterized by marble floors and high ceilings that create an abundance of natural light. There are no less than four event spaces for your evening reception. The Billowy Lakeside Pavilion is ideal for festival-style weddings with a refined twist. This all-weather tent features draped ceiling voile, Georgian-style window paneling, and ambient lighting, with a dance floor at the center for evening entertainment. Inside the hotel, the Abricot, Gallery, and Grand Ballrooms boast luxury interiors and a mix of vintage and contemporary chandeliers. Each room has its own unique aesthetic and floor plans can be curated to reflect your preferences. WiFi and high-end lighting and sound systems are available for your convenience.
The in-house events team wants to make your wedding wishes come to life. Your personal planner is on hand to assist with everything from decor to day-of organization. They offer all-inclusive packages that comprise beverage and catering services courtesy of seasoned bartenders and award-winning chefs. From hors d'oeuvres to formal plated meals or buffet-style service, they will devise menus that reflect your individual style. The culinary team also creates customized wedding cakes.
The Westin Chicago Northwest has 29 luxury suites and just under 400 bedrooms. Your guests can experience a restful stay as each room includes beds and baths from the exclusive Westin Heavenly range. Newlyweds can enjoy a complimentary stay in the lavish wedding suite. All rooms boast a fresh aesthetic and are complete with plush furnishings, vibrant artworks, and modern amenities.
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The Westin Chicago Northwest specializes in smaller intimate weddings. Our NEW Intimate Affair Wedding Package for our Marlborough, Gallery and Lakeshore Ballrooms can accommodate 20-120 guests with dancing. The package starts at $75 per person including dinner, wedding cake, open bar, wine with dinner and champagne toast. We also offer gorgeous outdoor ceremony locations for these smaller events with beautiful photo opportunities around our sparkling lakes, grand fountain, swans and willow trees.
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We absolutely love working here. It is beautiful and the staff is always great to work with. We can't say enough good things about this place.
We absolutely love Aileen and her whole team at the beautiful Westin Chicago Northwest! We have had the pleasure of doing events and weddings for several years with them and their quality, professionalism, and attention to detail is top notch. We love that Aileen and her team really care about the people they work with and they go the extra mile to treat their fellow vendors as guests. They are accommodating, flexible, creative, and knowledgeable. And, their Lakeside Pavilion and outdoor patio is second to none in the city! We highly recommend them!
What a wonderful venue! And the staff are so easy to work with!
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Westin Chicago Northwest?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
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- Cake Cutting
- Wedding Cake
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- Champagne Toast
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Limited Bar
- Open Bar
- Premium Liquor
- Signature Drink
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- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
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- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Westin Chicago Northwest offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Pet Friendly
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- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
- Tent Accessories
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