Rising 33 stories above the Nashville skyline, JW Marriott Nashville is a stunning beacon of style and sophistication in the famed city. Located in the heart of downtown Nashville, the hotel offers everything a discerning couple could need while celebrating a luxury wedding in Tennessee – from welcome dinners at the restaurant Bourbon Steak, to poolside cocktail hours at the rooftop Cabana Club. Director of Catering Sales, Jennifer McDonnell, shares the details.

GO: If you had to describe JW Marriott Nashville in three words, what would they be?
A: Modern, Sophisticated, Captivating

GO: How far in advance does a couple need to reserve a wedding date?
A: One week.

GO: Are onsite wedding planners available for the wedding process?
A: Yes

GO: Are accommodations and buyouts available?
A: Yes

GO: What spaces are available for ceremonies and receptions?
A: Ballrooms and outdoor venues such as The Green at JW and the rooftop pool deck at Cabana Club

GO: What are some of the amenities, incentives and activities that the property offers a couple?
A: Bridal suites, Spa by JW, 24-hour fitness Center, cocktail lounges, Bourbon Steak, Bourbon Sky overlooking downtown Nashville, Stompin' Grounds Restaurant and Market, rooftop pool deck, valet parking, and concierge services

GO: Food is such an important element at a wedding. Tell us about your menu customization.
A: All menus are designed to meet personal preferences and to highlight locally sourced ingredients while promoting sustainability wherever possible. We take a restaurant-style approach to our banquet and catering functions which truly sets us apart in the market.

GO: Service is imperative in the wedding industry. What does the property offer couples and their guests that set you apart?
A: We offer complimentary tours, tastings, and concierge services to help make every visit to our venue extraordinary. JW Marriott is known for providing Nashville's most attentive service which creates a warm, inviting atmosphere and an exemplary hospitality experience