Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton Hotel is a brand-new wedding venue located just minutes from downtown St. Louis, Missouri. This hotel, opened October 1, 2020, is at the epicenter of chic, as it blends mid-century modern décor with on-trend local art, offering a sophisticated, private setting for your special day. Your guests will enjoy luxurious amenities, such as floor-to-ceiling windows in all guestrooms & suites, marble bathrooms with Malin + Goetz bath products, an inviting outdoor swimming pool and a state-of-the-art 17th floor fitness center with a stunning view of the Gateway Arch! The hotel also features an open-air rooftop terrace for private events, and an on-site restaurant, Cafe La Vie, providing locally-inspired French fusion cuisine with a sparkling cocktail program and an illy coffee bar with barista service.
Facilities and Capacity
Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton offers 17,000 square feet of sophisticated event spaces for ceremonies, receptions and more. The largest and most flexible space, The Forest Park Ballroom, offers 3,400 square feet with 20' ceilings and modern furnishings for weddings of up to 200 guests. For an outdoor event, the hotel features open-air rooftop; perfect for the cocktail hour with a stunning backdrop.
Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton offers many services to create an unforgettable wedding experience that you can cherish for a lifetime. Whether you are looking to host a ceremony, reception, bridal shower, engagement party, elopement, or rehearsal dinner, Le Méridien StL Clayton wedding-related services include (but are not limited to):
- Accommodations / Get-ready rooms
- Event Manager
- Setup and cleanup
- Outside vendors recommendations
- Paid Wi-Fi in all guestrooms
- Catering, cake, and bar services
- Custom Creative Events Program options include:
- Le Scoope / gelato cart rental
- La Fête / illy coffee barista service
Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton offers the convenience of in-house catering. The wedding catering services and styles provided include:
- Cocktail reception
- Dessert and outside cake
- Hors d'oeuvres
The wedding bar services offered include:
- Cash bar
- Sparkling toast
- House beer, liquor, and wine
- Limited bar
- Liquor license
- Open bar
- Premium liquor
- Signature drink
- Specialty beer and wine
Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton offers brand-new overnight accommodations for you and your guests. All 268 chic guest rooms feature floor-to-ceiling widows offering a tremendous amount of natural light. The rooms are all designed with elements inspired from a mid-century modern pied-à-terre and offer stunning city and tree-top views.
Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton is centrally located and is within walking distance to 45+ restaurants, including James Beard Award winning eateries. The hotel is also less than a mile from the St. Louis Galleria, and dozens of other free-standing boutiques. Guests are also minutes from Forest Park, home to five of the region's major institutions: the St. Louis Art Museum, the St. Louis Zoo, the St. Louis Science Center, the Missouri History Museum, and the Muny amphitheater. Forest Park also has extensive walking and bicycling paths, Steinberg Skating Rink, the Boathouse Restaurant (with boat rentals), the Highlands Golf & Tennis Center and more!
Frequently Asked Questions about Venue
Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
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What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Lighting/Sound, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
Cake Cutting, Server(s)
What is the starting price per person for bar service?
Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
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How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
Describe your venue
Ballroom, Hotel, Rooftop
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner
What event services do you offer?
Accommodations, All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Get Ready Rooms, Liability Insurance, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly, Set Up, Wifi
What catering services do you offer?
Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, French Service, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Outside Alcohol, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
What event items are available?
Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Dance Floor, Furniture, Lighting, Tables
What food and beverage items are available?
Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
What transportation and access is available?
Parking, Valet, Wheelchair Access
What months are included in your peak season?
May, June, September, October
What months are included in your off-peak season?
January, February, March, April, July, August, November, December