Elegant Luxury Wedding Venues in Arlington VA


Celebrate the start of your life together in these romantic luxury wedding venues near Washington DC. Located minutes from the Nation’s Capital, The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City offers sophisticated Arlington VA wedding venues, with two ballrooms and a selection of romantic spaces, ideally suited to wedding ceremonies, receptions, farewell brunches, and bridal showers. Our Ladies and Gentlemen are ready to bring every detail of your vision to life, ensuring every moment of your wedding journey is exquisite. Exceptional service, bespoke occasions, and enchanting moments come together to create the once-in-a-lifetime experience you have been dreaming of. Create memories you will cherish forever at The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City.


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Weddings and Occasions

Over 17,000 square feet of newly redesigned Arlington venues are ready to welcome up to 800 guests.

Gorgeous Lobby Level event venue in Arlington, VA with an ornate fireplace and marble bar.
Ballroom Terrace Foyer with floor-to-ceiling windows, filled with natural light.
7,200 square foot pillarless Grand Ballroom, divisible into three sections with 15 foot ceilings.
3,040 square foot Plaza Ballroom in Arlington, divisible into four distinct rooms of various sizes.
Seven additional event spaces, including an Executive Boardroom for 16.

Your Wedding Journey

Allow our Ladies and Gentlemen to ensure every detail of your wedding journey is taken care of. Whether you are planning your engagement or wedding events, from your engagement party to your bridal shower or wedding shower, to your rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception, or farewell brunch, our certified wedding planners are ready to welcome you to these elegant luxury venues.

The Grand Ballroom
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Social Celebrations and Occasions

From intimate occasions to lavish celebrations, our dedicated event planners are ready to create extraordinary events tailored to your vision in these luxury venues near DC. From holiday parties to personal milestones, and religious celebrations to corporate galas, The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City marks events with memories that will last a lifetime.

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Where Romance and Luxury Live
Happily Ever After

Whether you envision a wedding ceremony that honors your cultural traditions or a modern reception that nods to the latest trends, our certified wedding planners will artfully arrange every detail, ensuring each moment of your celebration is tailored to your vision. Receive the finest personalized service and attention to detail each step of the way, with customized menus, expert vendor recommendations, and more to ensure a seamless experience, allowing you to relax and enjoy every minute of your big day with your loved ones.

Plan Your Fairytale Wedding with Luxury Venues in Arlington

Find the perfect venue for your wedding celebration in Pentagon City. It is the sweeping, pillarless Grand Ballroom. Or the sleek, sophisticated Plaza Ballroom. Or the ornate Diplomat Room, with beautiful wooden craftsmanship and gorgeous banquettes. Or the romantic Ambassador Room, with its welcoming fireplace and stately marble bar. Whichever space you desire for your celebration, discover it among these exceptional venues.

The Grand Ballroom

The Grand Ballroom

Upon ascending The Grand Staircase, guests are welcomed into the Ballroom Terrace Foyer, with floor-to-ceiling windows and natural light, ideal for a cocktail reception. Its subtle blue and ivory color scheme and hand-crafted crystal chandeliers make this space the ultimate customizable venue. The Grand Ballroom is divisible into three separate Salons and can accommodate approximately 600 guests.

The Plaza Ballroom

The Plaza Ballroom

Inviting tones of soft ivory and blue extend a warm welcome to all entering The Plaza Ballroom. Appointed with decorative columns and unique crystal chandeliers, this space makes even the grandest of events seem welcoming and intimate. The Plaza Ballroom is divisible into four distinct rooms of various sizes. The entire Plaza Ballroom can accommodate up to 140 guests including space for a dance floor.

Diplomat Room - Social Table Setting

The Diplomat Room

A perfect venue for an intimate wedding or reception, The Diplomat Room features ornate detailing, with decorative wooden craftsmanship and banquettes, welcoming shades of blue, modern sconces, and stately chandeliers. The Diplomat Room can accommodate approximately 90 distinguished guests for a seated event to include space for a dance floor and entertainment.

Ambassador Room - Social Event

The Ambassador Room

Elegant and refined with hints of glamour, The Ambassador Room makes any occasion even more special. The Ambassador Room features a marble fireplace, creating an intimate and warm ambiance. A grand marble bar, vaulted ceilings, crystal chandeliers, welcoming blue hues, and a private entry foyer add to its charm. This gorgeous space can accommodate approximately 70 guests comfortably.

Allow Your Vision to
Come to Life

From breathtaking ceremonies to extraordinary celebrations, each moment of your special day deserves to be treasured. Each detail comes together to create the day of your dreams, with each element perfectly customized to your taste. From small receptions to grand celebrations, our elegant reception venues offer the perfect spaces to welcome guests for the most special moments in your life journey.

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Wedding Packages

Immerse yourself in the bliss of your wedding day with The Ritz-Carlton Wedding Package in Pentagon City. Designed to minimize stress and maximize your enjoyment, this luxury hotel package features expert event planning, celebratory perks for the couple, and personalized touches for a wedding experience that honors your story while letting you enjoy every moment of the day.

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Wedding Advisor

Our certified wedding planners are prepared to assist you in planning the wedding you envision and will provide expert guidance each step of the way. Our dedicated teams are skilled at crafting stunning events with personalized touches and will ensure every element of your event comes together seamlessly. From selecting the perfect venues to arranging the finest vendors, our wedding planning professionals turn your dreams into a reality.

A Perfect Space for All Events

Our luxury event space is perfect for all celebrations and events, including benefit galas and nonprofit fundraisers, themed events, birthdays, anniversaries, Bar Mitzvahs & Bat Mitzvahs, Baptisms, First Communions, quinceañeras, social luncheons, celebrations of life, baby showers, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, and farewell brunches.

Let us assist you with your event-planning needs. Please contact our sales department at (703) 415-5000 for more information about our event venues in Arlington.