Meeting Space that Inspires Success in Washington, D.C.


Experience the elements of exceptionality with every meeting hosted at The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C. Our elegant conference space and impeccable service capture the energy and prestige of Washington, D.C. Discover over 22,000 square feet of versatile luxury event space, including the grandeur of The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, spanning an impressive 10,578 square feet. Complementing our offerings, the Executive Conference Center showcases five exceptional meeting rooms. Tailored to meet the demands of high-profile board meetings, product launches, and corporate galas, our hotel guarantees a flawlessly executed and personalized experience through the expertise of our dedicated event-planning team.


Event Rooms

29263 SQ FT

Total Event Space


Capacity Largest Space

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Meetings and Events

Discover over 22,000 square feet of luxury event space in Washington, D.C.

One of the largest luxury ballrooms in Washington, D.C., The Grand Ballroom is 10,586 sq ft.
Our exceptional event venues feature state-of-the-art technology and audio-visual capabilities.
Elegant luxury meeting venues in DC, ideal for political and business gatherings.
Receive special meeting rates for room blocks of 10 or more guests traveling to the city.
Our event experts can arrange conference décor, catering, and outings in the Nation’s Capital.

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The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom features molded wood wall panels in a light French grey with cream accents, 14.5-foot ceilings, and six breathtaking chandeliers. Elegant wall sconces comprised of beveled glass and luxurious silk shades provide a soft glow, adding to the space’s modern sophistication.

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom

The Plaza Ballroom

Elegant and intimate, The Plaza Ballroom is perfectly designed to host more exclusive celebrations and events. Located on the Ballroom Level of the hotel, this versatile venue can accommodate approximately 160 guests comfortably.

Plaza Ballroom
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom Foyer

Pre-Function Area

Elegantly appointed salons and foyer and pre-function spaces can host your entire event, from the welcome reception and breakout sessions to the keynote speaker and post-meeting cocktails.

Washington Meeting Room

Conference Rooms

The hotel offers an Executive Conference Center with five exceptional meeting rooms. All meeting planners will be assigned a professionally trained conference concierge to assist them while on property with their event. Our conference concierge will always be located outside of meeting rooms ready to assist.


The Boardroom

The Boardroom, one of our five conference rooms, is ideal for Executive Meetings and smaller gatherings. Located on the Ballroom Level, this sophisticated space can welcome up to 20 guests.

Meaningful and Lasting Impressions

Impact Experiences

A memorable and enriching stay can extend well beyond our hotels. That’s why The Ritz-Carlton proudly offers Impact Experiences, providing inspiring opportunities for our guests to contribute to the local community. Impact Experiences are compelling social and environmental impact activities where there is one constant – each program makes a lasting and authentic difference.

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Event Technology & Services

The Ritz-Carlton Department of Event Technology’s highest priority is the satisfaction of our clients and the success of your events. At The Ritz-Carlton, every event is a masterpiece, and we combine the finest personal service with state-of-the-art technology in lighting, audio, video, and staging. In every event we produce, we strive for design innovation and flawless execution. We are dedicated to achieving the highest standard of event excellence, and we look forward to helping you plan a one-of-a-kind event.

Plaza Ballroom
Event Technology
  • Full pre-event visualization with CAD diagrams and renderings
  • Integrated flown support for lighting, sound and video systems
  • In-house or concert sound packages available
  • Broadcast video
  • Innovative staging solutions and design
  • Vast array of intelligent and conventional lighting


Other Event Features
  • A comprehensive business center
  • Fax, photocopy, and printing assistance
  • Courier and telex services
  • Ship and receive conference materials
  • State-of-the-art technology
  • International currency exchange
  • Limousine and car rental