401 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 USA
+1 215-925-0000

Organize a meeting or event

Share your expectations with our experienced organizers who will inform you about rates and room availability.

  • 4

    Event Rooms

  • 404 sq m

    Total Event Space

  • 175

    Capacity Largest Space

About This Venue

  • Select from four of our Old City Philadelphia venues, each with stylish décor and ample space

  • The largest venue in our hotel, the Magellan Ballroom, can accommodate a wedding of 175 guests

  • Catering from our culinary team can be customized to meet the needs of your event and guests

  • Coordinate with our professional planning team to assist in bringing life to your dream wedding

  • Reserve a block of rooms in our Center City hotel and receive our special group booking rate

  • AV equipment and high-speed Wi-Fi are ready to showcase touching videos and heartfelt slideshows

Plan an Inspired Event

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See What's Possible.

Search our event ideas online with inspiring event photos, tips and layouts - specific to this hotel.

Attendee Booking Tools

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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

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Keep Your Event in Hand.

Manage event details, make real-time requests and connect with our staff - from the palm of your hand.

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.

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Services and Facilities

Wedding Certification

Dream weddings don't just happen, they're planned. Marriott Certified Wedding Planners are trained to help. After completing demanding coursework, each Marriott Certified Wedding Planner is qualified to coordinate weddings of all types, including ethnic and military weddings. Relying on experience, training, tradition and old-fashioned intuition, Marriott Certified Wedding Planners can help you determine an overall vision for your wedding and help you execute each detail. That includes setting an event budget; deciding on a menu; arranging table settings; and finding florists, photographers, a band and other entertainment for the big day.


Coffee Break Lunch Afternoon Break Reception Dinner

Specialty Services

Specialty lighting services available


Capacity Chart

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  • Columbus Suite 212
  • 7.6x4x2.4
  • 30
  • 12
  • 12
  • Penthouse
  • 7.6x12.2x2.4
  • 93
  • 8
  • 8
  • 8
  • de Leon Suite 112
  • 7.6x4x2.4
  • 30
  • 15
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • Magellan Ballroom A-D
  • 31.7x7.9x3.4
  • 251
  • 175
  • 60
  • 40
  • 40
  • 175
  • 150

Room Set-Up Examples


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.

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