Le Méridien Tampa

Downtown Tampa – As a national historic treasure, the century-old Federal courthouse has been artfully transformed into the beautiful Le Méridien Tampa. Our contemporary style compliments our rich historic elements and is truly a very special place for the unique and elegant brides and grooms to be! Le Méridien Tampa sets the stage for a one-of-a-kind downtown Tampa wedding. Chic, sophisticated indoor and outdoor venue spaces with superb service are only one of the reasons the hotel was named the #1 Hotel in Tampa by USA TODAY Travel.

601 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 221-9555

The Ceremony:

Your ceremony takes place on the historic front steps of the courthouse building!

  • Ceremony fee: $1,000 with on-site reception
  • LGBTQ friendly

Included with ceremony: White folding resin chairs, tables, a wired microphone and speaker, as well as an on-site wedding coordinator.

The Cocktail Hour:

  • Cocktail hour fee: Waived with reception rental

Included with cocktail hour: Cocktail tables, choice of white or black spandex linen and gold votive holders.

The Reception:

Our Courthouse Ballroom boasts floor to ceiling windows with views of the downtown Tampa area.

  • Up to 130 guests
  • Rental fee: $1,000, waived if you spend $10,000 on food and beverage

Included with reception rental: On-site wedding coordinator, dance floor, white or black floor-length linens, tables, chairs, complimentary cake cutting, complimentary house centerpieces, sparking toast, menu tasting and couple wedding night accommodations.

The Food & Drink:

You will be inspired by the innovative flavors and creative presentations of Le Méridien Tampa’s carefully designed menus. Our exceptional certified wedding staff will be with you every step of the way to help ensure you and your family have a stress free and stunning experience!

  • Average meal cost $90++/person.
  • Average beverage cost $62++/person.

++All charges are subject to a 23% service charge and 7% sales tax.

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What couples love about Le Méridien Tampa:

Le Méridien Tampa was converted from an old courthouse into the building we are in today. All of the granite, marble, wood paneling and terrazzo is original to the building, making it a great mix between the classical and modern. Almost everything is included in our wedding packages. Our staff is exceptional and we provide you with the utmost service. We are extremely flexible and willing to work with you to make your day the most memorable day.

Le Méridien Tampa Reviews From Marry Me Tampa Bay Couples:

“Since we don’t live in Tampa, we were depending on them to really help with organizing things and making it seamless for the day of. I just wanted to be a bride and not think about anything on my wedding day. Le Meridian was awesome!” – Halle and Matt | White and Green Boho Chic Downtown Tampa Wedding

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Meet the Catering Sales Manager:

Brigid Driskill | Le Meridien Tampa Catering Sales Manager

Dynamic and accomplished catering and event planning professional with extensive experience in social and corporate markets. As on-site wedding coordinator, Brigid Driskill, is responsible for contracting outside vendors for clients, scheduling all detailing appointments, keeping track of payment schedules, rehearsal and ceremony coordination as well as onsite coverage of reception. Email Brigid Driskill or call 813-999-8203.

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601 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 221-9555

Marry Me Tampa Bay editor, Anna Coats, created Marry Me Tampa Bay in 2012 to showcase the area's best local weddings and vendors. She has been featured as a wedding expert on the national talkshow Daytime, Fox13, ABC Action News, Great Day Tampa Bay, and Bay News 9 (now Spectrum).

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