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The First Look
Discover the unexpected while enjoying an exceptional waterfront wedding at the beautiful, semi-exclusive venue of College Club of Seattle, overlooking Lake Union in Seattle, Washington. The perfectly situated floating dock allows for boat and seaplane arrivals, ideal for unique ceremonies and photos. From there, enjoy a reception in the welcoming open space of the banquet room. Large enough to accommodate up to 150 seated guests and a dance floor, it offers a comfortable and intimate setting with a river rock fireplace, panoramic views and an outdoor balcony. From the east shore of Lake Union in the Eastlake neighborhood, your wedding party will be a fun, unique and memorable experience.
What You Should Know
On the east shore of Lake Union, a College Club of Seattle floating celebration will be planned to perfection with the assistance of the experienced staff that can help you to build a seamless event and recommend vendors for catering, music and videography.
The following services are available for receptions:
- Event services.
- In-house catering and bar, including bartenders, cash bar and open bar options.
- House liquor and wine.
- Specialty beer and wine.
- Outside vendors, catering, wedding cake and outside alcohol are permitted.
The College Club of Seattle recommends preferred caterers, including their partner company, Blue Ribbon Cooking. With the use of a preferred caterer, all of the standard table settings, plates, silverware and glasses are included in the vessel charter fee. When using a provider that is not a preferred vendor, the alternative caterer must be pre-approved and must incur the preferred caterer's buy-out fee.
The rental fees include the use of 12 60-inch round tables, 12 6-foot rectangular tables, 140 padded chairs, a conference table and couches. If there are any further needs for furniture, additional rentable items are available on-site.
There is no smoking, and pets are not allowed on any part of the vessel or dock. The tossing of items such as confetti, glitter, rice and birdseed is also prohibited.
The College Club of Seattle includes many additional benefits.
- The banquet room features a Bluetooth sound system, high-definition projector and screen and built-in bar
- Parking is free on-site and nearby
- Rental includes bridal room
From the Vendor
An unforgettable, waterfront venue
Lake Union Crew's exceptional waterfront location and panoramic views make the perfect setting and a beautiful backdrop for ceremonies, receptions and rehearsal dinners.
Amenities + Details
For more details about amenities, please message the Venue.
$ – Inexpensive
Ballroom, Waterfront, Cruise
Bar + Drinks, Food + Catering
Perfect LocationReviewed on 10/07/2013 Sara N
Lake Union Crew is the perfect location on Lake Union. The weather was perfect - we couldn't have asked for a better day. If you are looking for a place on the water at a great price THIS is the place!
awesome locationReviewed on 8/22/2013 carol a
This is such a beautiful location and was perfect for our wedding! We rented the space on a Sunday morning which was much less expensive.