Plan a Wedding
With HOTEL DU PONT's experienced wedding planners, each detail of your special day will be professionally managed. Allow world-class wedding designers and chefs to help you create an entirely customized wedding celebration. Design gourmet menus for any of your events – from the engagement party and bridal shower to the rehearsal dinner and wedding reception. Reserve blocks of discounted rooms for your guests, and let us arrange a golf outing or spa day for the bridal party. From the décor to the floral arrangements to the entertainment, the HOTEL DU PONT wedding team will ensure that every moment is perfect.
Located at the HOTEL DU PONT, this French Neoclassic venue features gilded rosettes, glittering chandeliers and bas-reliefs of famous women, including Helen of Troy and Cleopatra. It's a dramatic setting for weddings and special events of up to 500 guests.
du Barry Room
The HOTEL DU PONT’s most popular space and one of the most romantic function spaces in Delaware, this Federal-style room is appointed with white pillars, parquet floors, elegant sconces and a magnificent crystal chandelier imported from the former Yugoslavia.
ROOMS Total SQ FT Room size Ceiling HT Classroom Theatre Banquet Reception Conference U-Shape H-Square Ballroom 500 250 400 48'6" x 88'4" 27'3" 4295 Ballroom Foyer 75 100 48'4\ 14' 1635 Du Barry Room 225 140 180 48' x 53 14' 2540 New Castle 40 24 40 14'3" x 37' 10' 527 Kent 10 12 21' x 11'5" 10' 240 Winterthur 10 10 15'2" x 17'10" 10' 270 Green Room 140
- Two historic ballrooms – the Gold Ballroom and the du Barry Room
- Customized wedding packages available
- No sales tax on food and beverage
- Onsite audiovisual services
- Experienced Wedding Professionals
- Planning assistance for group activities and wedding party outings
- Group rates for wedding guests staying at the hotel