Planning a Tennessee wedding seeped in history and luxurious grandeur? The Peabody Memphis is in a class all its own with chic surroundings, world-class amenities, and impeccable service. Ken Nelson, Director of Catering and Conference Management, shares more about hosting your dream wedding at this iconic hotel.
GO: If you had to describe the property in three words, what would they be?
A: Elegant, historical, and memorable.
GO: How far in advance does a couple need to reserve a wedding date?
A: A couple needs to reserve their wedding date 8 to 12 months in advance.
GO: Are onsite wedding planners available for the wedding process?
GO: Are accommodations and buyouts available?
GO: What is the capacity limit?
A: 1,000 for dinner.
GO: What spaces are available for ceremonies and receptions?
A: We have several rooms and ballrooms available for our weddings, such as the Forest Room, Venetian Ballroom, Continental Ballroom, and the Skyway Ballroom and Rooftop.
GO: What are some of the amenities, incentives and activities that the property offers a couple?
A: We offer a complimentary suite on the couple’s wedding night.
GO: Food is such an important element at a wedding. Tell us about your menu customization.
A: We have an extensive menu that is comprised of delicacies created by our Executive Chef Andreas Kisler. However, if a couple requests specific food related to other cultures, we can provide that as well.
GO: Service is imperative in the wedding industry. What does The Peabody Memphis offer couples and their guests that set you apart?
A: In addition to years of experience planning some of the most beautiful, memorable weddings in the South, we have a global culinary team of chefs, exquisite one-of-a-kind ballrooms and event spaces, and our commitment to ensure your wedding weekend will be remembered for generations to come. As a matter of fact, The Peabody Memphis has been the site of many second and third generation weddings. One of our luxurious suites is our gift to you on your wedding night as a thank you for selecting the “South’s Grand Hotel” for your event.