Social Event Amenities
Host a special event, from a quiet intimate dinner to a grand reception, at The Waldorf Astoria New York. Historic venues and distinctive cuisine offer guests a unique New York City experience.
The Waldorf Astoria New York banquet and special event venues can host from 10 to 1,500 guests in comfort. Select from 40 banquet rooms and the Grand Ballroom that provide a unique variety of settings. Whether small or large, each venue offers its own appeal, and each unites the unique styling, decor and heralded attention to detail that have made the hotel a legendary event site.
Originally residences for the fashionable elite, the suites in The Waldorf Astoria New York offer spacious dining rooms and kitchens for private events. Acting as distinguished backdrops, these suites have hosted presidents, kings and other notable figures, imparting a regal air to important private celebrations, executive luncheons and dinners.
Select from an expansive menu of catering options to ensure the event is successful in every way. Other dining options include the Bull and Bear Steakhouse, Peacock Alley and Oscar’s restaurants. Available for private parties, these iconic restaurants present intimate dining solutions. Choose the Bull and Bear Wine Library for a secluded and warm private setting. Host a reception in the Cocktail Terrace, overlooking the hotel’s bustling Art Deco lobby. Experienced event planners ensure the event is arranged perfectly to the host’s exacting standards.