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All of life's milestones are an occasion to be celebrated. Your birthday, your wedding, your anniversary; at Marriott, we help you celebrate all of your momentous occasions because we love making memories.
Thank you for considering Marriott to host your special occasion. Please note that we may have limited availability for upcoming events. However, we look forward to your enquiry, and your Memory Maker will be in touch shortly to discuss your special occasion.
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Your Special Occasion at Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel heading

All of life's milestones are an occasion to be celebrated. An intimate family birthday in our Cast Iron Grill to an awards evening in our light and atmospheric Forest Suite; whatever your celebration - big or small - Waltham Abbey Marriott will make it a party to remember! With a choice of event spaces, lively entertainment offerings, delicious menus and those little added extras to make your guests say "wow" we can create an event as individual as you!

At Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel we don't just host events, we make memories.

Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions
    • Birthday Parties

      Birthday Parties

      Get ready to P-A-R-T-Y! Donut wall? Bubbly bar? Videographer? Whatever's top of your list, throw the ultimate birthday party with our exclusive packages for all sizes of guest list and any number of wishes.
    • Proms


      Throw the party of the school year! From red carpet arrivals to selfie stations, balloon walls to popcorn bars; our exclusive party packages are designed to make it a night to remember.
    • Anniversary Parties

      Anniversary Parties

      Bring together family and friends to toast your anniversary. Reminisce of happy memories and celebrate your years together whilst raising a glass to the many more to come.
    • Baby Showers

      Baby Showers

      Share the excitement of the upcoming arrival. Flower wall, mocktail bar, or perhaps a delicious dessert table? Surprise Mum-to-be with sweet treats, a picture-perfect backdrop and oodles of space for gifts and games.
    • Christenings


      Welcome your little one into the world and make it a day to cherish forever with delicious handcrafted food, a picture-perfect backdrop and our inspirational Wish List for those little extras.
    • Children's Parties

      Children's Parties

      Be the talk of the playground with the party of the year! Popcorn stands, donut walls, ice cream carts; whatever's on your wish list, we have the yummiest of food and oodles of space for lots of fun and games.
    • Bar/Bat Mitzvahs

      Bar/Bat Mitzvahs

      Celebrate your coming of age and mark this momentous milestone with a party to remember. Transform your celebration from the ordinary to the extraordinary with our inspirational party Wish List.
    • Retirement Parties

      Retirement Parties

      Celebrate the dawn of a fabulous new era and start your new chapter in style with delicious handcrafted food and your choice of exciting event extras to make your retirement party shine.
    • Gala Dinners

      Gala Dinners

      Treat your guests to an evening of glitz and glamour with delicious handcrafted menus accompanied by sparkling entertainment. Celebrate in style with our exclusive party packages and extraordinary event extras.
    • Charity & Sports Dinners

      Charity & Sports Dinners

      From club nights to grand end of season awards, fundraisers to charity balls, host an evening that stands out from the rest with our exclusive packages suited to every budget.
    • Wakes & Memorials

      Wakes & Memorials

      Bring together family and friends to share memories of a loved one. Lean on our experienced team to take care of every last detail with our Celebration of Life packages.
    Hotel Highlights
      • Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions
      Hotel Highlights
      Host your special occasion in one of our stunning function rooms
      • Semi-private outdoor patio,and we have a private bar area - perfect for any summer event!
      • Birthday party? Wedding anniversary? Our wide range of menus can be suited to any occasion and we pride ourselves with being flexible on requests and changes
      • Whether it be a DJ or a photo-booth, take a look at our list of recommended local suppliers for optional items that can give your event that extra special touch!
      • Experience the convenience and exclusivity of a private bar in our Function Room Foyer
      • Drinks packages to suit every occasion, whether it be a welcome drink for your guests or a glass of prosecco to go with your afternoon tea
      • Dedicated Memory Maker to make bringing your vision to life effortless
      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions
    Your Memory Makers
    • Charles
      Your Memory Makers

      From an intimate family event to a dinner dance; whatever your choice is, I would love to plan your event and help to make your dreams a reality. The part I look forward to the most is meeting you and going through all the finer details that will help your special event to create the fondest of memories.

      Fun fact… I love creating playlists, so I will be sure to share all of my top tips with you!

      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions
    • Carol
      Your Memory Makers

      My number one tip is to make use of your memory makers local knowledge! I have great relationships with all of the local suppliers so if you want a flower wall, balloon arch or an unusual theme I can help you find it.

      Fun Fact …. I've been at parties where they had stilt walkers - they really gave the event that ‘wow factor'!

      Waltham Abbey Memory Maker
    • Victoria
      Your Memory Makers

      I'm loving the trend to have quirky pop up food and drink stations at your event, like bespoke gin or prosecco bars, or my personal favourite, the donut wall! My top tip would be to get as creative as you want to for any type of special occasion, we have a wish list item to compliment it!

      Fun Fact ………. I am getting asked more and more frequently for designer donuts, the designs are incredible!

      Waltham Abbey Memory Maker
    • Laura
      Your Memory Makers

      My top tip would be spend time finding the right entertainment, as it's always my aim to get people off their seats and onto the dance floor and having fun! Planning an event can be overwhelming so another tip is to create a timeline of what decisions you need to make and when and try and stick to it.

      Fun fact… the most eccentric request I've had for an event is a brass band made up of 20 musicians!

      Waltham Abbey Memory Maker
    Your Packages & Pricing
    • Celebration Packages
      Your Packages & Pricing
      Celebration Packages
      Mark your milestone with your closest family and friends. Our customisable Celebration Packages are designed for the more intimate occasion of up to 30 guests. Choose from our Classic, Extra Special or extravagant All The Stops packages and tailor-make them using our event Wish List to create an occasion as unique as you.
      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions Offer 1
    • Party Packages
      Your Packages & Pricing
      Party Packages
      Get ready to P-A-R-T-Y! Throw the ultimate celebration with our exclusive Party Packages designed for large guest lists and big wishes. From big birthdays to charity fundraisers, our Classic, Extra Special and All-Singing, All-Dancing packages, together with our inspirational Wish List, give you the flexibility to host an event that's bespoke to you and your occasion.
      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions Offer 2
    • Remember Packages
      Your Packages & Pricing
      Remember Packages
      Bring together family and friends to share the memories of a loved one. Choose from our Classic or Extra Special celebration of life packages and lean on our experienced team to take care of every last detail.
      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions Offer 3
    • Children's Party Packages
      Your Packages & Pricing
      Children's Party Packages
      Be the talk of the playground with the party of the year! Popcorn stands, donut walls, ice cream carts; whatever's on your wish list, we have the yummiest of food and oodles of space for lots of fun and games.
      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions Offer 4
    • Event Wish List
      Your Packages & Pricing
      Event Wish List
      Go down in history with the events of parties past by creating an experience to wow. From bubbly bars to balloon walls, videographers to dessert tables; treat your guests to something a little different and transform your event from the ordinary to the extraordinary with our Wish List.

      Something we've missed? Share your vision with your Memory Maker!
      Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel Special Occasions Offer 5
    News & Offers
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      News & Offers
      Something Else To Celebrate - 5% Off Plus Double Points

      We're making it that little bit easier to reunite with your nearest and dearest. Host your special occasion between 1st September 2021 and 31st August 2022 and celebrate with 5% off and double Marriott Bonvoy™ Events points. You'll also benefit from our flexible booking terms.

      Let the celebrations continue with Marriott Bonvoy™ - redeem your points for free night stays and unique experiences at over 7,000 Marriott hotels worldwide. Download the Marriott Bonvoy™ App and join today and start earning your way to amazing. Discover more here.

      So whether it's a missed occasion, upcoming celebration or simply because; book before 31st March 2022 and make memories with Marriott.

    • Commitment to Clean
      News & Offers
      Celebrate With Confidence
      When you host your special occasion with us, you can celebrate with confidence. The health and safety of our guests and associates remains our top priority. Our Memory Makers are continuing to follow Marriott International's expert protocols on cleanliness, so you can focus on celebrating with your loved ones.
      Celebrate With Confidence
    • Marriott Bonvoy Events
      News & Offers
      Earn points with Marriott Bonvoy ™ Events

      We give you something else to celebrate when you plan your event with us! Earn Marriott Bonvoy™ points for eligible events you host at our participating hotels and resorts. Then, redeem the points you've earned for Free Night Awards at your choice of over 7,000 Marriott Bonvoy™ hotels around the world, once-in-a-lifetime experiences with Marriott Bonvoy™ Moments and more.

      Download the Marriott Bonvoy App and join today to discover the endless possibilities with Marriott Bonvoy™.

      Pictured left, JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa.

      Overview and Special Occasions - Earn points with Marriott Bonvoy
    Our Guest Book
    • Thank you for all your hard work before the event and on the day making our event the best yet!

      Kate & Diana, 2019
    • I would like to sincerely thank you for the organisation that you put into my 50th party. Everything was perfect as a result of your excellent advice and planning. Your manner and professionalism indeed demonstrated the Marriott ethos!

      Sophie, 50th birthday party
    • A big thank you for all of your help and your friendly approach, nothing was too much trouble for our event.

      Claire, November 2018
    • We would like to thank you and your team for producing such a wonderful afternoon tea for us. We thoroughly enjoyed it and your staff were so friendly, kind and attentive. I would personally like to thank you and all the kitchen staff for all your hard work.
      Antoinette, January 2019
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