The Westin Chicago Northwest About Westin Weddings at The Westin Chicago Northwest

Set in lushly landscaped grounds of Hamilton Lakes, The Westin Chicago Northwest is the ideal destination for your, one of a kind, wedding. Our newly renovated, magnificent atrium-style hotel is ready to lend its dramatic beauty, vibrant atmosphere and exceptional service to your special day. As you step inside the soaring atrium hints at the unforgettable experience that lies in store for our guests.  The Westin Chicago Northwest is sure to invigorate your senses with distinguished settings for event as our Wedding Specialists cater to each detail of your memorable day.

Your out of town guests will appreciate the comfort that defines The Westin Chicago Northwest’s 408 guest rooms including 29 suites.  The luxurious Westin Heavenly® Bed, Heavenly® Bath, and cozy bathrobe are just a few of the refreshing amenities to awaken the senses.  The hotel also features a 24 hour Room Service, our WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio, relaxing massages from one of our certified therapists and an indoor pool and whirlpool.


The Westin Chicago Northwest offers many enchanting and distinctive locations for your celebration or social event:

The Lakeside Pavilion
Draped in elegant white fabric with stunning chandeliers, the Lakeside Pavilion is our year round Tent that will surround up to 350 of your guests with a stunning, panorama of the fountains and lush grounds of Hamilton Lakes. Your guests will enjoy stepping outdoors for your ceremony by the lake or perhaps a pre-dinner reception on the spacious Terrace.  Providing year-round comfort, the Lakeside Pavilion is fully heated and cooled based on season. 

Grand Ballroom
Softly lit by contemporary chandeliers and warmed with extensive millwork and subtle décor, the Grand Ballroom is an elegant backdrop for events of up to 800 guests.  The spacious ballroom foyer and atrium is a wonderful location for pre-dinner mixing.

The Abricot Ballroom
An elegant, distinctive room with seating for up to 225 guests, the Abricot boasts a windowed view overlooking the lush grounds of the hotel and a subtle, yet warming ambiance.

The Gallery Ballroom
Distinguished with the beveled glass windows and tray ceiling, this inviting ballroom engages an intimate atmosphere for gatherings of up to 175 guests.

The Lakeshore Ballroom
A timeless classic, this elegant, intimate ballroom displays the manicured grounds of the hotel with the expansive windows.  Softly lit and warm we can accommodate up to 180 guests.

Ideal for the Smaller Gathering
The Westin Chicago Northwest also has many other rooms of various sizes to provide a smaller more intimate setting for social functions of 10-100 guests.


Let our Chef and his team customizes a tantalizing menu to suit your taste and to create a most memorable event.  Our experienced Wedding Specialists will oversee every detail providing the level of personalized service worthy of the celebrated Westin name.

As part of our wedding package, you will enjoy the following amenities:
• Five Course Dinner
• Champagne Toast
• Wine Service Throughout Dinner
• Four Hour- Premium Bar
• White Floor Length Linen
• Hurricane Lamp, Mirror And Votive Centerpieces
• Complimentary Suite For Bride And Groom
• Special Weekend Room Rates For Your Guests
• Complimentary Self-Parking For Your Guests
• Custom Wedding Website For Where Your Guests Can Book Rooms And You Can Monitor Rsvps
• Starwood Preferred Guest Points Can Be Earned On Food, Beverage And Guest Room Revenue


Your Westin Wedding Specialist will instinctively and thoughtfully respond to all your needs on a personal level, leaving you feeling energized, relaxed and able to fully enjoy your perfect day. To learn more about weddings at The Westin Chicago Northwest or to schedule a personal consultation, contact our Wedding Specialists at (630) 773-4000 x1278 or