Overlooking acres of waterways, the JW Marriott Orlando Grande lakes is a resort in Florida that is nothing short of elegant. Everything from its lush green gardens to its rolling lawns, picturesque architecture and sparkling water are synonymous with the tropical magnificence people associate the Sunshine state with.
This executive wedding venue was built in 2003 on a lush 500 acres of Florida’s most coveted real estate. It is part of the Grande lakes trifecta featuring the equally elegant Ritz Carlton and the Marriott’s Lakeshore Reserve, which are within walks of each other and share amenities.
It now contains five restaurants, a full-service spa, 998 executive rooms, and an 18-hole Greg-Norman designed golf course. The sparkling waters, tall green trees, and golf course green have made this a favorite for wedding receptions, pre-wedding parties, and day-after brunches.
This resort offers enough interior and exterior space made up of sweeping lawns, elegant ballrooms, and terraces enough to cater for your wedding. Whichever weather you have during your wedding day, there is enough capacity to accommodate all your guests. The interior offers 116,000 square feet of pristine event space featuring breathtaking grand ballrooms with a capacity of 3000 people.
The exterior is an incredible 20000 square feet of pristine space overlooking the artificial lake’s beauty and lazy river. Your wedding guests here will have plenty of exquisite indoor space and limitless amounts of lakefront space outside.
If you prefer the old colonial-styling for your wedding venue, this resort is the place for you. The plush interior and ballrooms of the JW Marriott Orlando Grande lakes sit on a backdrop of Spanish Architecture.
This old-world elegance is further reflected in the character-inspired décor ‘and the central fountain, Tuscan columns, and gold lantern chandeliers that line the walkways. You can make a grand entrance into the reception on the double staircase accented with iron railings.
You are spoilt for choice in the countless options of venue available to hold your wedding. JW Marriott Orlando offers four breathtaking grand ballrooms to accommodate your special day wholly.
These ballrooms are the Mediterranean ballroom, which seats 2300 persons, the coquina ballroom, which sits 2104 persons, and the palazzo ballroom, which seats 3000 persons.
Marriott also offers certified wedding planners to help with the planning and preparations for your special day. Marriott wedding planners are certified to coordinate weddings of all types, from religious weddings to military weddings.
The venue also offers a floral team, an audiovisual team, and a culinary team to prepare custom meals for an indoor and outdoor reception. They have a rain policy already in place in case it pours on your wedding day.
The fee for holding a wedding ceremony at this resort is $3000. If your guests’ wine and dine too much and your wedding celebrations spill outside of the agreed time, additional hours can be arranged for an additional$500 an hour.