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Wilkes-Barre Wedding Venue.

With surroundings in downtown Wilkes-Barre conveniently accessible via Interstate 81 and PA-Highway 309, the BEST WESTERN Genetti Hotel & Conference Centre is the ideal venue for your Wilkes-Barre, PA event. With full-service accommodations, we take the stress out of arranging and preparing for beautiful weddings, professional meetings, and elegant banquets.

We boast over 18,000 square feet of elegantly decorated reception space. Perfect for any event size, our rooms have hosted large-scale wedding receptions to personalized classroom training meetings. Don't forget to ask about our renovated pool cabana area if you're looking for outdoor ceremonies in Wilkes-Barre.

For weddings, you'll do no better than treating your guests to an elegant setting with our wedding packages. Couples can indulge in our generous services, which include sumptuous decor, delicious food, personalized bar service, and a personal wedding planner to assist you every step of the way.

For guests wanting only the best, book the Oyster Wedding package, which includes a complimentary Jacuzzi suite for the bride and groom, a five-tier wedding cake, photo opportunities, and discounts on hotel rooms for all guests.

Even better, our Executive Chef and catering staff are continuously developing innovative menu suggestions to perfectly complement your affair. Meet with our experienced event planning staff in advance to arrange anything from the most modest business breakfast to the most decadent, five-course wedding reception meal. Call our Social Sales and Catering Manager today at 570-820-8505 to setup your initial consultation and let the Genetti legacy offer you nothing but the best.

Check out our available ballrooms and seating configurations below:

Floor space

Room Name Dimensions Sq. Feet Classroom Style Theater Style Conference Style Banquet Banquet With Dance Floor
Grand 108 X 45 4,860 150 250 100 300 200
Imperial 53 X 45 2,385 60 125 40 120 80
Ambassador 52 X 45 2,340 60 125 40 120 80
Princess 53 X 45 2,385 70 140 40 160 110
Embassy 44 X 48 2,112 50 110 30 150 120
Empress 62 X 70 4,340 125 300 80 250 200
Wilkes 27 X 41 1,107 40 80 25 70 60
Barre 33 X 26 858 30 50 20 60 40

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