Meetings & Events

State-of-the-Art Facilities for any Event

Since 1913, the Hotel du Pont has been the destination for exclusive corporate events. Today, downtown Wilmington’s most prestigious hotel continues to host signature functions befitting its legendary history and traditions.

The hotel boasts over 30,000 square feet of flexible, state-of-the-art facilities accommodating up to 400 guests, including a separate Conference Center, Executive Conference Center, 11 private dining rooms, the Federal-style du Barry Room, and the elegant Louis XVI French Neoclassical Gold Ballroom.

With the assistance of experienced Conference Service Managers and Catering Specialists, the Hotel du Pont’s award-winning chefs will prepare custom-designed breakfasts, luncheons, coffee breaks and banquets designed to exceed your expectations without extending your budget.
When the day’s agenda is complete, Hotel du Pont’s prime downtown location and connected Concierge make it easy for you and your guests to unwind and explore the attractions and activities throughout Wilmington.

The Perfect Venue for Any Event

Hotel du Pont Wilmington
Hotel du Pont Wilmington
Hotel du Pont Wilmington
Hotel du Pont Wilmington
Hotel du Pont Wilmington

Executive Conference Center
Tucked away from the bustle of the hotel, the Executive Conference Center is a self-contained meeting center ideal for large or small events. Located on the mezzanine, the Center has five separate meeting rooms and suites to accommodate groups of up to 80, and offers a full range of audio-visual equipment.

Conference Center
With eleven rooms accommodating groups of up to 120, the Conference Center is a bright, high-tech complex located in the same building as the guest rooms and hotel facilities. Valet and self-parking are available for your groups.

Gold Ballroom
Built in 1918 in the French Neoclassic and Louis XVI styles, this inspiring space can accommodate parties of up to 500. Spectacular design touches include ornate decorations, unique scenes created in the sgraffito technique (multiple layers of hand-etched, colored plaster) and bas-relief medallions of famous women from history circling the ceiling.

The du Barry Room
One of the most romantic private function facilities in Delaware, this Federal-style room is appointed with white pillars, parquet floors, elegant sconces and a magnificent crystal chandelier imported from Yugoslavia. This space is deal for groups of up to 125.

Nearby Event Venues
Access to the DuPont Country Club meeting facilities and also to Brantwyn, an exclusive countryside estate, can be arranged for private meetings, parties or executive retreats.

  • EVENT ROOMS
  • FEATURES
  • RFP
  • Rooms Theatre Style Rm Style Conf Style U- Shape BanquetStyle Dimensions Ceiling H SQ-FT
    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
    Greenville Suite 80 54 20 24/20 36' x 35' 10'6\ 1260
    Newark Room 30 20 20 20 17' x 31' 8'6\ 525
    Odessa Room 18 17' x 31' 8'6\ 525
    Milford Room 18 8 12 12 8'6\ 367
    Lewes Room 8 8'6\ 168
    King/Sullivan 180 125 56 44 52' x 45' 12' 2340
    King Sejong 65 55 30 28 43' x 24' 8' 1032
    Knowles 54 45 28 24 38' x 29' 8' 1102
    Quintanilla 40 26 20 16 32' x 24' 8' 768
    Blake/Mouton 12 12 12 10 22' x 18' 8' 440
    Montessori 12 12 12 10 22' x 20' 8' 440
    Collins 12 12 12 10 22' x 20' 8' 440
    Piaget 12 12 12 10 22' x 18' 8' 396
    Marshall 12 25' x 15 8' 375
    Deming 12 25' x 15 8' 375
    New Castle 40 24 40 14'3" x 37' 10' 527
    Kent 10 12 21' x 11'5" 10' 240
    Georgetown 40 24 40 17' x 34'9" 10' 591
    Sussex 25 16 32 22'6" x 22'9" 10' 512
    Yorklyn 8 8 11'6" x 14'6" 10' 168
    Dover 20 18 10 15'2" x 17'10" 10' 270
    Winterthur 10 10 15'2" x 17'10" 10' 270
    Suite 208 10 10 15'2\ 10' 270
    Green Room 140
    Grill 160
    • 30,000 square feet of meeting space
    • Two recently renovated conference centers with 15 versatile meeting rooms
    • Two historic ballrooms – the Gold Ballroom and the du Barry Room
    • Six private dining rooms
    • Complimentary wireless Internet access
    • Customized meeting packages available
    • No sales tax on food and beverage
    • Onsite audiovisual services
    • Experienced Conference Service Managers
    • Planning assistance for group activities and teambuilding functions
    • Group rates for meeting attendees staying at the hotel
  • RFP Contact Information

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    Venue of Interest

    Hotel Du Pont
    Brantwyn
    DuPont Country Club