W Fort Lauderdale




The W Fort Lauderdale is a premier wedding location on the white sandy coast of Florida. This chic hotel will take care of each moment of your wedding celebration. Imagine wedding your love on the beach in a casual exchange of vows by the surf. Or you may use the W’s outdoor terraces with panoramic ocean views for a ceremonial space. Perhaps you will enjoy cocktails by the pool before venturing into one of the W’s stunning ballrooms. The W Fort Lauderdale will work with you to transform their large event space into the wedding vision of your dreams. The Team at W helps to develop everything from custom wedding room scents to the perfect floral arrangements. The staff’s extreme attention to detail guarantees a bold reception space that will have your guests in awe. As you dine and dance into the evening you and your loved ones will be filled with wedding bliss. State-of-the-art audio and visual technology will have you dancing till you drop. Luckily your bed will not be far from the party, when you celebrate and stay at the stylish W Fort Lauderdale.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 350 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a wedding ceremony ranges from $1,000 to $2,200 and includes an extra hour of event time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $12 per person per hour.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at W Fort Lauderdale is estimated at between $28,488 and $39,279 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Valet parking or shuttle service required
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM