The Westin Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale



The Westin Fort Lauderdale is dedicated to making you feel relaxed and revitalized during your wedding celebration. The welcoming staff at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Hotel cultivates your creativity. From their smallest room at 450 square feet to the largest, the Florida Grand Ballroom at 5,049 square feet, they are ready to accommodate up to 650 guests. The pool patio overlooks a lagoon with decorative fountains, making it an ideal venue for an outdoor ceremony or reception. Imagine walking down the aisle towards the love of your life. Your guests will watch from their perfectly lined seats with the sun shining during your special moment. After you tie the knot, take advantage of the gorgeous, lush green property for your first photos as a married couple. Next, celebrate at your grand reception with family and friends. Water views, elegant lighting and traditional decor combine to create an atmosphere you’ll never forget. Host your dream day at The Westin Fort Lauderdale.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:30AM.

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 $350 to $1,000 and includes an extra hour of event time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee, please inquire with venue for details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Westin Fort Lauderdale is estimated at between $9,423 and $12,979 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 2:00AM