Swissôtel Chicago




The Swissotel Chicago is a stunning structure designed by architect Harry Weese. This handsome building is an inviting backdrop for your wedding day. The all-glass hotel exudes a luxurious environment with sleek furnishings and cool contemporary style. The Swissotel Chicago has a variety of rooms to choose from when planning your special event. The Edelweiss is a calm reception space. This ballroom features a wall of windows that look out over the city and bright blue Lake Michigan. The Zurich ballroom is a decadent space that features warm golden tones. Your guests will feel comfortable and elegant while dining and dancing in this space. The Lucerne ballroom creates a traditional wedding atmosphere with rich dark coloring. A cocktail reception can be held just outside the ballroom in the grand entrance. The Swissotel Hotel will care for your every need during your celebration. Soak in the skyline views, great service, and loving family, as you enjoy an extravagant evening.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ballrooms, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 1,100 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 1,100 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 100 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 guest count minimum of 60 applied to all events. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony is $10 per person.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Swissôtel Chicago is estimated at between $21,786 and $28,020 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
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
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
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 2:00AM