The hotel’s exquisite art deco decor, including curated art, delicate flourishes, geometric carpet patterns, silver leaf wall coverings, crystal lamps, and chandeliers, can be found throughout the hotel, reflecting the glamour of the art deco era. 

With 14 event venues to choose from, this hotel provides a premier backdrop for any wedding, corporate meeting, or social event in the heart of Manhattan. 

The Venues

The Grand Salon is the largest and most iconic venue in the Essex House. This Beaux Art-inspired room has hand-painted murals and crystal chandeliers that enhance its Art Deco craftsmanship. With 3,870 sq ft of usable event space, the room has a maximum capacity of 550 and can comfortably seat 350 guests for a banquet. While often used to host lavish wedding receptions, the Grand Salon is also a perfect space for corporate parties or celebrations.

Photorealistic view of Essex House event spaces using Allseated Vision

The Petit Salon is a smaller space adjacent to the Grand Salon that is equally as stunning, with luxurious carpeted floors and decorative moulding. At 1,480 sq ft, it can host up to 250 guests and comfortably seat 120 for a banquet. This venue is the perfect space to host a cocktail hour or more intimate wedding or gathering.

Southgate Bar and Restaurant is a casual-upscale bar, restaurant, and lounge with floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook Central Park South. The menu features classic American comfort food prepared with classic French techniques and offers classic cocktails with modern twists. Its wine lists curated by wine expert Kevin Zraly include a range of price points, from affordable gems to high-end offerings. The lounge area by the brilliant fireplace and extensive wine wall provides a cozy space to relax and engage in conversation.

The Art Deco Salon is a 1,257 sq ft. room with on-of-a-kind interior design. This room features the art deco style with gold accents on the walls and ceiling, a variety of artwork on display, and two black fluted pillars as the centerpiece. This room is perfect for a networking party or cocktail hour for up to 125 guests.

The second floor of the Essex House is home to a number of meeting rooms of various sizes. Vaux & Olmsted Boardrooms, the two smallest rooms with 234 sq ft. each, are perfect for hosting 10-person executive meetings. The Central Park room, which has 1,472 sq ft. of space and can be divided into two smaller meeting spaces, looks over Central Park South and works with any boardroom, classroom, or banquet setup, with a maximum capacity of 180 people.

Photorealistic view of Essex House event spaces using Allseated Vision

Plan Your Event at the Essex House Using Allseated

Whether you’re planning for a wedding, social gathering, or corporate event at JW Marriott Essex House in Manhattan, Allseated’s event planning software provides the collaborative tools needed to accurately and efficiently design any event layout. The Essex House venue floorplans along with thousands of others are accessible within Allseated and easy to select when setting up an event. 

Photorealistic view of Essex House event spaces using Allseated Vision

It’s simple and efficient to design an event floorplan to-scale for an event. Using Allseated OPS, work with the venue and vendor teams to design the perfect floorplan that will meet everyone’s needs on the day of the event. Easily place tables, chairs, and other objects within the floorplan and virtually tour the layout at any time during the planning process to make changes in real-time. Allseated also includes tools to manage the guest list, seating chart, and event timeline, design tabletops and buffets, and generate reports.

Collaborating with others using Allseated is easy. Simply invite vendor teams and clients into an event to collaborate on various aspects of the event including guest list, floorplan, seating, and timelines. Alternatively, you could generate a shareable link from a floorplan to allow others to view the floorplan layout in 2D and 3D and move around the room without the ability to make any changes.

JW Marriott Essex House New York Uses Allseated Vision

JW Marriot Essex House uses Allseated Vision so it’s easy to virtually tour the event space in a photorealistic 3D view. Visitors can tour the space in 360 degrees from a variety of platforms including desktop, tablet, mobile, and VR headset. This provides enhanced interactive visualization for client experience and the ability to tour the Essex House event spaces from anywhere in the world. 

With Allseated Vision, venues like the Essex House are able to offer enhanced interactive visualization for client experience and gives venues the ability to close more business by virtually transporting clients to their event space no matter where they are in the world.

Website Widget For Interactive Virtual Tours

With Allseated Vision, the Essex House is able to showcase their event space via website widget. This widget helps to drive more traffic to their venue spaces which provides an interactive and informative tool for clients. This allows clients to make decisions remotely, opening the door to more business and ability to sell the venue virtually and book more events. 

Learn more about how using Allseated Vision benefits venues for planning events and booking new business here. 

Seeing is Believing!

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Designer Tool

Allseated's 3D Designer Tool is a Scaled Table & Buffet Builder. It shows you exactly what can fit on a tabletop, so there is no more guesswork around how the tabletop layout will look on the day of your event. Choose from a library of items including tableware, silverware, glassware, buffet pieces, center pieces, and linens.

Create Awesome Floorplans in Minutes!

Build your floorplans in minutes using a few simple tools. Join tables, knock off chairs and save templates for future events. Get access to thousands of scaled floorplans already in our library and watch our 3D viewing bring it all to life - it's spectacular!