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Meetings & Events

An iconic venue for meetings and events in Washington, DC

The legendary Watergate Hotel, located right next to Georgetown, is the premier location for Meetings and Social Events in Washington DC. 

Step into the spacious, contemporary Moretti Grand Ballroom, named for the famed Watergate Complex architect, Luiggi Moretti. It is just one of the highlights of the 27,000 square feet of meeting and event space completely redesigned and renovated in 2016 to delight and satisfy the most discerning host. Ten additional spaces, across two levels comprise our distinct meeting and event rooms. Our Potomac waterfront location provides the option for natural light and river views from many of the spaces. 

For the best Potomac River and city views in the District, book your group event at Top of the Gate. Our open-air rooftop lounge offers stunning sunsets and evening vistas that make company and social events special.

Presentations and speeches, memorable toasts and cake cutting. Everything will be timed to perfection and receive its deserved attention. When it comes to hotels near Georgetown, Washington DC, The Watergate is the premier pick for meetings and events. 


Conferences & Meetings

The Watergate Hotel offers more than 27,000 square feet of meeting space in Washington DC, including our Moretti Grand Ballroom and ten additional function rooms. A private dining room in Kingbird Restaurant and Diplomat Suites offer space for intimate gatherings.

Outdoor break-out spaces include the Potomac view Kingbird Terrace or Moretti Terrace.

Our experienced event-planning team will assist with every detail.


Social Events

Washington is nothing if not powerful, prestigious, and elegant. And events at The Watergate Hotel will be nothing less than extraordinary. Flooded with natural light and river views, any one of our carefully designed spaces would be the choice location for this season's most talked about event.


Watergate Spy Package

Our Spy Package is perfect for fun team building and adding some mystery to your meeting... 

Includes Meeting Dossier, Welcome Reception with "Shaken Not Stirred" Martini Class, movie screenings and more!

The guest of honor even gets to stay in our special Scandal Room

Ideal for groups of 15 or more.