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InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf

Events in Washington

Stylish Spaces for Every Occasion

Be inspired by our elegant meeting rooms and ballrooms overlooking the Potomac River, and host your wedding, conference, or business meeting in our Washington D.C. venue, sitting up to 450 guests. Our experienced team will make sure your event is flawless.

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At A Glance

Meeting Rooms: 11

Guest Rooms: 278

Catering available

Event planning services

2nd Floor Meeting Rooms

With over 17,000 square feet of meeting space, our hotel offers endless possibility for your next event. Maximum capacities are based on no audio-visual added to the space.

Waterside Ballroom

Waterside Ballroom

660 guests | 5,304 sq. ft. 

Waterside Ballroom features 18 ft ceilings, divisible into 3 sections, built in LCD Screen & projector and floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Potomac River. Bring the outdoors in by opening the balcony doors providing fresh air and inspiration.

Waterside Ballroom
291 guests | 2,704 sq. ft.

Waterside 1

Abigail Adams Pre-Function room
140 guests | 1,196 sq. ft.

Waterside 2

Griffin Ballroom
162 guests | 1,404 sq. ft.

Waterside 3

Seaport combined meeting space, hosting up to 220 guests
220 Guests | 1,988 sq. ft.

Seaport (Combined)

Seaport features 1,988 sq. ft. with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Washington Marina and Yacht Club. Divisible into 2 sections. Built-in drop down screens at each end. Maximum capacities are based on no audio visual added to the space.

Seaport 1 Meeting Room
120 guests | 890 sq. ft.

Seaport 1

Seaport 2 Meeting Room
108 guests | 1,098 sq. ft.

Seaport 2

Harbor Room
83 guests, 817 sq. ft.


Haven Room
24 guests | 245 sq. ft.


The Slip meeting room
14 guests | 419 sq. ft.

The Slip

3rd Floor Meeting Rooms

Maximum capacities are based on no audio-visual added to the space.

Seaport combined meeting space, hosting up to 220 guests
78 Guests | 740 sq. ft.


Marina sits on the 3rd floor of the hotel, steps from our Spa and business center. 

12th Floor Meeting Rooms

Maximum capacities are based on no audio-visual added to the space.

Algonquian Room
280 guests | 2,255 sq. ft.


Algonquian is located on the 12th floor with 2,255 sq. ft. of inspiring event space. Walk out into its private balcony and take in the breathtaking views of D.C. and the waterfront.

Seaport 2 Meeting Room
60 guests | 584 sq. ft.


Pearl features 584 sq. ft. of event space on the 12th floor. Floor to ceiling window. Built-in drop down screen.

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Your Perfect Day Starts Here

Celebrate your dream wedding with breathtaking views of the Potomac River in our sophisticated ballrooms hosting up to 250 guests. Our expert team will help plan your signature event and take care of all the details.

Nothing Is Left To Chance

We have carefully crafted our amenities to ensure your event is seamless from start to finish.

  • In-room printing
  • Shipping services
  • Catering available
  • Separate meeting registration area
  • Meeting registration services
From AV equipment on site to custom set ups, we can meet your technology needs


The InterContinental Washington D.C.— The Wharf provides the most up-to-date technology, as well as an on-site AV team that will work directly to meet the needs of our guests. We know how important it is to stay connected, even when traveling, Standard WiFi is complimentary.