W Fort Lauderdale offers stunning spaces for receptions, ceremonies and any celebration centered on The Big Day. From outdoor terraces with panoramic ocean scenes perfect for cocktail receptions and intimate ceremonies, to spanning ballroom spaces that lend themselves to easy transformations for formal affairs or whimsical festivities, W is the perfect place to say 'I do'. Seasoned Wow Vows Specialists who offer a helping hand and chic suggestions in pre-wedding, wedding, and post-wedding planning, combined with W's signature Whatever/Whenever® services, make W Fort Lauderdale the ultimate destination to ensure that you are wed your way.
Say goodbye to single-hood in style! Let W design you an engagement party, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, bachelor or bachelorette party beyond your wildest imagination.
THE PROPOSAL: Plan the perfect proposal and take her breath away with ocean side style. Whether it's a beachside candle-lit dinner for two or moonlit cruise on our intracoastal waterways, our renowned Whatever/Whenever team is ready to help you create a memory that will last a lifetime.
THE ENGAGEMENT: Celebrate your ‘yes' by getting both sides even more excited! W always does engagement parties extraordinaire - and organized. We'll build you a customized website where you can post photos, track RSVPs, update event info and even let guests book rooms at special couple-to-be-rates.
THE SHOWER: Gather the gals for a shower that breaks the mold and turn tired tradition into savvy style. W Fort Lauderdale will hook you up with sips, décor and more to make your shower stand out.
THE BACHELOR(ETTE): Want to get away with just the boys, just girls, or both? Count on W to prepare your bachelor(ette) extravaganza with a unique twist that's fun for everyone. From keeping cool before the big day with Bliss Spa sensations to going all out on the town, W does it all.
THE REHEARSAL DINNER: Delight in creative cuisine from our award-winning chefs at Stephen Starr's epicurean creation, STEAK 954. This sultry seafood and steakhouse will treat your guests to fabulous fare that mirrors your impeccable good taste. Toast to your new start under the glow of our 15 foot jelly fish tank and savor some of the finest cuts and wines to grace gold coast.
THE ANNIVERSARY: Whether it's been one year or one decade, W Fort Lauderdale makes sure your anniversary is amazing. Indulge in relaxation at our beach oasis destination, relive the excitement of falling in love with a night out on the town or anything else you desire.
Comfortably wine and dine (and dance!) up to 230 attendees in one of our spacious and picturesque ballrooms and event spaces. Or go for the dramatic and say "I do" oceanfront at one of our unique outdoor ceremony and reception sites. Enjoy a breathtaking ceremony and first kiss that overlooks the unbelievable expanse of ocean, or dance under the stars on our courtyard high above the twinkling city lights. As part of W Hotel's Whatever/Whenever® Wedding Service standards, planning your special day with one of our Wow Vows specialists will be a breeze. The bride, groom and guests will never forget this incredibly surreal setting in addition to our services filled with soul and sensational style. Discover these fabulous wedding features unique to W Fort Lauderdale:
- Picture perfect ceremony sites featuring stunning oceanfront backdrops and exquisitely appointed ballrooms
- Memorable gourmet wedding menus created by our Stephen Starr signature restaurant, Steak 954
- Designer wedding cakes by We Take The Cake, Ana Paz Specialty Cakes, Elegant Temptations and Eddas Cakes
- Complimentary cake cutting and plating
- Massage, steam or wrap away wedding day jitters at Florida's first Bliss Spa with specially designed packages
- Complimentary wedding night accomodations with turndown service and special amenity
- Special rates on group room blocks for your guests
- Keep track of it all with a custom-created and personalized Wow Vows website. Then share the site with your guests so they can book their rooms directly with ease!
Why not put some fabulous into that first escape? Take-off to a dream destination, complete with a spectacular suite. And of course, Whatever/Whenever is on call for your every post-wedding whim - from bottles of bubbly, to in-room spa treats and more. Live it up with lots of luxe delivered right to your room. Discover how W does dazzling honeymoons with a breathtaking blend of sultry style, racy romance, luxe relaxation and exotic location. Honeymooners gain complimentary access to your own Honeymoon Concierge, who will help research and plan the honeymoon of your dreams with W Hotels Worldwide.
- A personal Starwood Honeymoon Concierge can help you pick the perfect destination and help put your honeymoon on your registry so guests can contribute to room upgrades, extras and everything else to make it the trip of a lifetime.
- Limo service available from the hotel to the airport/departure site
- Earn bonus Starpoints to put towards future getaways!