An Abundance of Timeless Sophistication

Events

Special events at Hotel Forty Five take place on our iconic corner of downtown Macon. The hotel’s indoor and outdoor function spaces offer intimate areas for collaboration and larger venues for special social events. Welcoming decor throughout features timeless treasures that emphasize the historical significance of the hotel’s structure.

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Event Rooms

1611 SQ FT

Total Event Space

125

Capacity Largest Space

3

Breakout Rooms

Events

Start Planning your meetings or events here

Tell us about your event, then we'll contact you and plan it together

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Meetings and Events

Our Macon event spaces and boardroom showcase an abundance of timeless sophistication.

All of our meeting spaces offer cutting-edge technology, and full-service catering options.
Special events happen here, at the intersection of Together and Forever.
Understated charm with contemporized glass light fixtures sets the tone for any type of event.
Conveniently located across from the Macon City Auditorium and other popular Macon event venues.
Southern charms, concert halls & music legends. The possibilities are endless for your Macon event.

Certified Meeting Professionals

When it comes to great experiences, our team of trusted experts plan, anticipate and deliver every component of your experience, no matter the size or the complexity. A meeting is more than tables and chairs. It's more about the people, understanding their meeting purpose and delivering an experience that delights and inspired. So go ahead, imagine the possibilities.

A view of the angled street with the hotel in the background.

Weddings

Catering Services

The dedicated staff at this sophisticated venue would love to help bring your vision to life for your special day. They offer in-house catering, and their talented culinary team would love to work with you to design an enriching dining experience. Hotel Forty Five is an excellent choice for a trendy and modern celebration in a historical setting.

A tower of goblets with beverages in them.
A bride in her wedding dress holding a bouquet of flowers.

Weddings and Occasions

Our historic hotel is a distinctive venue for weddings and social events in Macon, GA

Dream weddings don't just happen, they're planned. Marriott Certified Wedding Planners are trained to help. After completing demanding coursework, each Marriott Certified Wedding Planner is qualified to coordinate weddings of all types, including ethnic and military weddings. Relying on experience, training, tradition and old-fashioned intuition, Marriott Certified Wedding Planners can help you determine an overall vision for your wedding and help you execute each detail. That includes setting an event budget; deciding on a menu; arranging table settings; and finding florists, photographers, a band and other entertainment for the big day.
Special weddings happen here, at the intersection of Together and Forever in downtown Macon
Let us arrange for a fun wedding party outing at Macon's vibrant nightlife venues
Treat wedding guests to a taste of Macon and allow our culinary team to craft a delicious menu
Host your wedding brunch or special occasion at Loom, our signature chef-driven restaurant
Allow us to plan an unforgettable wedding in Macon GA, from venues to menus and more
Macon Wedding Celebrations
A bride and groom standing on a terrace for their wedding.

Indoor & Outdoor Receptions

You can host your brunch or reception meal at Hotel Forty Five's esteemed restaurant, Loom. After a long day of festivities, couples can toast their new adventure at the venue's Hightales Rooftop Bar.

Sets of round tables and chairs in a ballroom for a wedding.

Unique Spaces

This boutique location will have everything you need for an intimate wedding celebration with up to 50 of your loved ones, or a rehearsal dinner for up to 64 guests.

A bride and her bridesmaids in a vintage car decorated with wedding flowers.

Endless Possibilities

Set the stage for the wedding of your dreams. From location to logistics, our event team will make it happen.

Celebrate Your Wedding in Macon

Exceptional Wedding Venues

Special events happen here, at the intersection of Together and Forever in downtown Macon. Where every turn has a bit of wit, dash of class and a pop of color. The possibilities are endless for your spectacular celebration with family and friends.

A bride in her wedding dress posing in front of the hotel.
A bride and groom posing outside of the hotel.
Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.ft) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Rhythm & Blues Ballroom -x-x- 1311 100 52 30 36 125 80
Blues -x-x- 798 50 24 16 18 50 32
Rhythm -x-x- 513 60 30 28 24 70 48
The Redding Room -x-x- 300 0 0 10 0 30 0
Hightales Rooftop Bar -x-x- - - - - - 80 -
Rhythm & Blues Ballroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.ft)
1311
Theater
100
Schoolroom
52
Conference
30
U-Shape
36
Reception
125
Banquet
80
Blues
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.ft)
798
Theater
50
Schoolroom
24
Conference
16
U-Shape
18
Reception
50
Banquet
32
Rhythm
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.ft)
513
Theater
60
Schoolroom
30
Conference
28
U-Shape
24
Reception
70
Banquet
48
The Redding Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.ft)
300
Theater
0
Schoolroom
0
Conference
10
U-Shape
0
Reception
30
Banquet
0
Hightales Rooftop Bar
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.ft)
-
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
-
U-Shape
-
Reception
80
Banquet
-
Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.mt) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Rhythm & Blues Ballroom -x-x- 121.8 100 52 30 36 125 80
Blues -x-x- 74.1 50 24 16 18 50 32
Rhythm -x-x- 47.7 60 30 28 24 70 48
The Redding Room -x-x- 27.9 0 0 10 0 30 0
Hightales Rooftop Bar -x-x- - - - - - 80 -
Rhythm & Blues Ballroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.mt)
121.8
Theater
100
Schoolroom
52
Conference
30
U-Shape
36
Reception
125
Banquet
80
Blues
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.mt)
74.1
Theater
50
Schoolroom
24
Conference
16
U-Shape
18
Reception
50
Banquet
32
Rhythm
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.mt)
47.7
Theater
60
Schoolroom
30
Conference
28
U-Shape
24
Reception
70
Banquet
48
The Redding Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.mt)
27.9
Theater
0
Schoolroom
0
Conference
10
U-Shape
0
Reception
30
Banquet
0
Hightales Rooftop Bar
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.mt)
-
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
-
U-Shape
-
Reception
80
Banquet
-
Banquet
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Conference and Hollow Square
Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.
E-Shape, U-Shape and T-Shape
Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.
Theater
Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.
Reception
Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.
Schoolroom or Classroom
The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.
Ovals and Rounds
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Audio-Visual Equipment
  • Microphone
  • PA System
  • TV
  • Teleconferencing
  • Videoconferencing
  • Wireless Internet
Event Services
  • Certified Meeting Planner
Event Equipment & Supplies
  • Direction Signs
  • Easels
  • Flip Chart & Markers
  • Pens / Pencils / Notepad
  • Stack Chairs
  • Tables
Business Services
  • Computers
  • Printers
Catering Services
  • Afternoon Break:$20.00 / Person
  • Coffee Break:$20.00 / Person
  • Continental Breakfast:$50.00 / Person
  • Dinner:$100.00 / Person
  • Full Breakfast:$50.00 / Person
  • Lunch:$36.00 / Person
  • Reception:$50.00 / Person
  • Meeting space capacities and configurations follow social distancing guidelines
  • Offers single serve F+B options
  • Third-party partners comply with MI cleanliness standards

Hotel Forty Five, Macon, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel