Host Your New Orleans Meeting With Style at Our Hotel


Set within a historic Beaux Arts building in the French Quarter, The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans features over 48,000 sq. ft. of venue space including a Grand Ballroom, two courtyards and the intimate Library Lounge. Whether hosting an impressive convention or an elegant wedding with reception, our French Quarter hotel offers the perfect infusion of New Orleans style and flair. Let our Ladies and Gentlemen create a seamless experience that can only be expected from The Ritz-Carlton.


Event Rooms

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Meetings and Events

Over 48,000 sq. ft. of meeting space ideal for New Orleans conventions and tradeshows

Create a meeting with advance audiovisual features that impress and inspire attendees
Our culinary team can create a custom menu that reflects favorite local dishes
Let our team create a New Orleans event that goes beyond the ordinary meeting
Meeting Venues

Complement your meeting by selecting just the right venue for your agenda and group size. Browse through our offerings, then contact us to reserve the room that meets your needs.


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Tell us about your wedding, then we'll contact you and plan it together.

The Residence - Terrace Event Set

Weddings and Occasions

Experience a charming New Orleans wedding in the heart of the French Quarter

Exchange vows in the outdoor courtyard or beneath the crystal chandeliers in the Lafayette Ballroom
Our pastry chef will create an assortment of sweet desserts, including a decadent wedding cake
Our French Quarter location puts guests within walking distance to popular local attractions
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
Fairytale Wedding Venues

Few things are as romantic as a wedding celebration in New Orleans. With its historic architecture, tree-shaded gardens and rich culinary tradition, New Orleans is a romantic destination perfect for sharing your love. Elegant ballrooms and a charming interior courtyard are among the wedding venues at The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans.


The Courtyard

The Courtyard is reminiscent of those that can be found behind the closed doors of mansions throughout the historic French Quarter. This lush outdoor setting features a wrought iron gazebo, elegant fountain and an open-air setting. Situated on the Lobby Level, it is a focal point of the city's premier luxury hotel.

Grand Ballroom

Grand Ballroom

All that glitters is gold in our magnificent Grand Ballroom: French Silk Draperies, Czech crystal chandeliers and the most opulent paneling and carpets offer a wedding experience like no other in New Orleans.

French Quarter Bar - Banquet

French Quarter Balcony

The French Quarter Balcony (FQB) sets the stage for an intimate and dazzling event. The atmosphere eloquently captures the moods and flavors that are New Orleans.

The Residence - Terrace Event Set

The Residence

Allow us to bring your dream event to life in our rooftop suite and event patio. Delight your guests with stunning panoramic views of New Orleans.

Lafayette Ballroom

Lafayette Ballroom

The Lafayette Ballroom features the same stunning decor as the Grand Ballroom, which is situated across the corridor. Custom-designed wallcoverings and carpet are accented by Czech crystal chandeliers that are shaped like royal crowns. Both ballrooms are located on the hotel's Second Floor for ease of access.

Crescent View Reception

Crescent View

Crescent View earns its name with a spectacular location on the 12th floor. This space provides a sweeping view of the crescent bend of the Mississippi River and the historic French Quarter.

Mercier Terrace and Courtyard

The Mercier Terrace is named after one of the most prominent Creole families of New Orleans. This resplendent room is decorated in a neutral grey palette and features an adjacent courtyard that can be utilized as pre or post-function space.

Tiled terrace with plants and a fountain

Let Us Create Your Unique New Orleans Wedding

Our Ladies and Gentlemen are here to bring your dream wedding to life, assisting you with every detail of planning to help create your dream day. Let our culinary team create a fine dining experience and prepare a variety of menu choices based on your preferences, religious observations, and dietary restrictions. Your wedding day deserves special attention The Ritz-Carlton is world-famous for providing.

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Social Celebrations

Whether you prefer an elegant soiree or a rooftop cocktail party overlooking New Orleans, our event venues can be customized to reflect your unique style. From a five-course dinner in the private dining room to an elaborate New Orleans-style ballroom gala, our event team specializes in creating events your guests will remember for a lifetime.

Crescent View Bar