Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC is a wedding venue situated in the heart of Washington DC. This unique hotel marries historic architecture with modern design to create a stunning backdrop for sophisticated events and memorable occasions. Lofty ceilings and grand marble staircases provide the perfect canvas for your wedding journey, while vibrant decor and textured furnishings lend a contemporary, fresh feel. This downtown destination is situated in Penn Quarter, close to cultural attractions such as the Smithsonian Museums, as well as bars, restaurants, and shopping districts. Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC welcomes to-be-weds looking to celebrate their pre-wedding parties and special day in the capital city. Here, you can host a shower, engagement drinks, rehearsal dinner, and more. You can say ‘I do’ surrounded by friends and family, under a large skylight and vaulted ceilings that date back to the 1800s. Evening receptions are held in The Athens Room or The Paris Ballroom, with capacity for 220 guests . Both rooms retain the classic charm of this former General Post Office and have been reimagined to appeal to the modern couple. With ambient lighting, high ceilings, and statement carpeting, these event spaces provide a fitting backdrop for special celebrations. Period details are peppered throughout the hotel, including two marble staircases that can be utilized for photography and wedding portraits. Your party can avail of a preparation suite to freshen up and relax between key moments of the day. For those traveling from out of town, there are plush rooms and suites available, each complete with modern comforts and luxury furnishing. Director of catering and on-site wedding expert Raquel Sharma looks forward to bringing your vision to reality. Together with a dedicated team, she strives to oversee every detail of your special day, from arranging virtual options due to Covid-19 restrictions to sourcing decor options. In terms of catering, her culinary team develops delicious menus based on your tastes and preferences. A snapshot includes chilled canapes, decadent hors d’oeuvres, sirloin-beef entrées, and mouth-watering desserts. Beverage and bar packages comprise of cocktails, premium beer and wine selections, non-alcoholic refreshments, and more.