from simple moments to your forever

Whether you're planning an intimate gathering or an elaborate wedding near Raleigh, NC, The Umstead Hotel and Spa provides an exquisite backdrop. Our wooded grounds, lakeside terrace and elegant lawn are yours to fill with guests and loved ones for any social event. Inside, the walls of our grand ballrooms easily shift to accommodate parties of any size.

The Ballroom

The Umstead Ballroom is an impressive, spacious 4,000 square foot venue with soaring twenty foot ceilings, intricate custom carpeting and breathtaking lighting. An elegant pre-function space accompanies and features original artwork and natural light spilling in from the expansive terrace. The Ballroom accommodates 200 guests seated with room for dancing.

The Wedding Lawn

The Umstead Hotel and Spa offers a backdrop of natural elegance with a shimmering three-acre lake and immaculate 6,000 square foot outdoor lawn for wedding ceremonies and wedding receptions.

The Salon

An exquisitely decorated event and wedding venue is The Salon, a 1,600 square foot room filled with natural light. Brocade-lined walls, a modern Italian chandelier and fixtures, and a muted palate create an ideal setting for an intimate wedding reception or dance. Complementing The Salon is pre-function space and views of our three-acre lake from its expansive terrace. The Salon accommodates 72 guests seated with room for dancing.

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"The whole ceremony was flawless and the service and accommodations were beyond my expectations."

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