Sheraton Addis, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Addis Ababa

Taitu Street, P.O. Box 6002, Addis Ababa Ethiopia
+251 11 517 1717

Organize a meeting or event

Send your requirements to our expert planners for more information on pricing and room availability.

Weddings


Take advantage of our exceptional wedding services

Weddings of pure perfection echo from the ballrooms and courtyards. Tables are the vision of beauty with glimmering silver, crisp white linens and colorful splashes of fragrant flowers. The cuisine is as romantic as the setting, with unrivaled service.

Our Grand Ballroom is the ideal space for a seated dinner event, with the musical fountain a charming setting for the couple’s pictures. The room accommodates receptions of up to 1,500 guests (850 guests if seated). Our wedding staff will help you create an extraordinary atmosphere for your special day. Choose your menu with the help of our Chef, floral arrangements, music, and private limousine transfer can be organized upon request.

We will gladly assist you with every detail of the celebration to insure that all desires are met. The courteous and considerate attention of our team will ensure that the bride and the groom fully enjoy each precious moment of the day and the company of their guests.

Please contact our Banquet office, (251)(11) 517-1717 (office); e-mail: ADDLCBanquet@marriott.com for more information.

  • 8

    Event Rooms

  • 1,536 sq m

    Total Event Space

  • 1,200

    Capacity Largest Space

  • 6

    Maximum Breakout Rooms

Lalibella Ballroom

Ballrooms for Weddings and Special Occasions


About This Venue

  • 1,500 m2 of compelling function space, the hotel offers the largest banquet & conference facilities

  • The Lalibela Grand Ballroom is graced by chandeliers and inspiring millwork

  • The polished marble floors can accommodate vehicles, trade show booths or grand celebrations

  • The ideal venue for meetings in Africa with its close proximity to the ECA Conference Center

  • A team of experts will find the right fit for clients' needs from the hotel's nine function spaces

  • Tantalizing cuisine and splendid décor coupled with state-of-the-art technology await you

Plan an Inspired Event

Attendee Booking Tools

Image Attendee Booking Tools

We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

  • Shared in an email
  • Embed in a website
  • Personalized with your group name, event dates, hotel, and special rates
  • Displayed in multiple languages on Marriott domains worldwide

Manage Your Event with Ease

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

Rooming Lists

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

Capacity

Capacity Chart

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  • Awash Salon
  • 19x6.3x2.3
  • 119.7
  • 100
  • 50
  • 100
  • 38
  • 80
  • 60
  • Executive Board room A
  • 7.2x6.1x2.3
  • 43.92
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  • Executive Board room B
  • 7.2x6.1x2.3
  • 43.92
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  • Lalibela Grand Ballroom
  • 42x24x5.5
  • 1,008
  • 1200
  • 500
  • 1200
  • 144
  • 800
  • 800
  • Baro Salon
  • 7.8x6.7x2.3
  • 52.26
  • 30
  • 20
  • 30
  • 20
  • 40
  • 30
  • Semien Salon
  • 17.1x8x2.3
  • 136.8
  • 80
  • 52
  • 80
  • 52
  • 100
  • 80
  • Dashen Salon
  • 12.9x6.6x2.3
  • 85.14
  • 70
  • 40
  • 70
  • 36
  • 80
  • 50
  • Omo Salon
  • 7.1x6.5x2.3
  • 46.15
  • 30
  • 25
  • 30
  • 18
  • 40
  • 20

Room Set-Up Examples

Setup Example

E-shape, U-shape and T-shape

Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.

Setup Example

Ovals and Rounds

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

Setup Example

Banquet

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

Setup Example

Theater

Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.

Setup Example

Schoolroom or Classroom

The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.

Setup Example

Reception

Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.

Setup Example

Conference and Hollow Square

Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.

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