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Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

700 South Florida Avenue · Tampa, Florida 33602 USA

  • Contact Our Wedding Expert
  • Phone: +1-813-204-6311

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina Weddings

  • Contact Our Wedding Expert
  • Phone: +1-813-204-6311

Planning & Catering Services

We hope you will contact us and take a tour, meet our Senior Catering Sales Executive and secure the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina for your wedding weekend.

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Wedding Packages

Every wedding can be a truly customized event and we have the flexibility to modify our wedding package to meet your needs.

All of our wedding packages include the following:

  • Champagne greeting for the couple
  • Private holding room for the wedding party
  • Butler-passed white glove service
  • Bartender fees, one bartender per 75 Guests
  • Floor length table linens: white, French vanilla or black
  • Chiavari chairs (choice of white, black, gold, silver and mahogany)
  • Dance floor and staging
  • Votive candle table accents
  • Champagne toast for all guests
  • Complimentary cake cutting
  • 5-hour beer and wine bar
  • Room rental and setup wedding reception*
  • Upgraded accommodations for the couple on wedding night
  • Discounted sleeping room rates for guests (pending availability)
  • Earn up to 50,000 Marriott Rewards points

Here’s What You Can Expect

Like what you see? Let’s move on to the next steps:

  • Contact Meghan Ruger, our Senior Catering Sales Executive at (813) 204-6311 or via email at
  • Meghan will arrange for you to come to the hotel to see the venue and spaces we have available, show you ways in which our spaces have been transformed for weddings and other special events, review our wedding packages, and answer any questions you may have.
  • Once a contract has been signed and a deposit has been given (a deposit is expected at the time the contract is signed), your wedding will then be in the capable hands of one of our on-site Event Manager.
  • From here you will meet with our Culinary and Banquet Team to craft a menu and select personal details.
  • On the day of your wedding, our Event Manager and Banquet team will be on-site to assist with the logistics of your big day.
  • If you would like recommendations for Preferred Partners in the Tampa area who function as wedding planners and will manage every last detail on the day of your event, we would be more than happy to assist you.

Wedding Vendor Recommendations (PDF)

Meet Meghan Ruger, Senior Catering Sales Executive

Meghan appreciates that your wedding day is an experience of a lifetime. She is exceptional at partnering with each couple to assist in crafting a custom event that truly reflects the couple’s personality, infused with originality and distinctive touches that make their day one of a kind. Meghan’s dedication over the past eight years is what makes her the best kind of Catering Sales Executive — one who knows what you need before you do. Meghan is an expert in the Tampa wedding market and has a wealth of knowledge to assist you every step of the way.

Specializing in multicultural weddings, Meghan has partnered with the market’s top planners. As a Certified Wedding Specialist, she has been recognized with numerous awards for her outstanding customer service and commitment to excellence.

You can contact Meghan Ruger at (813) 204-6311 or


Our creative catering team is delighted to create a menu that tastes divine, is perfectly presented and reflects your own distinctive tastes.