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Gather together for events that elevate the spirit at Tampa's first and only genuine luxury meeting destination focused on nurturing the whole you. Experience an unmatched sense of arrival in our stunning, four-story glass lobby bar.

Host your meeting in Tampa Bay's largest hotel ballroom and event spaces bathed in natural night. Or invite your attendees to engage in the surrounding Water Street excitement from a location where they can just as easily find balance and calm. With ultra-modern architecture and intentional design, and associates mindful of your every need, we bring harmony to every element of the meeting experience, in an environment where every guest feels uniquely fulfilled and as though they belong.

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Exceptional Ballrooms

Find room to breathe with 100,000 total square feet of meeting space. Then allow our associates to nurture your creativity and coordinate programs that leave everyone uniquely fulfilled.

Tampa Bay Ballroom

Plan a banquet for 2,200 guests, or inspire up to 3,000 attendees, theater style in Tampa Bay's largest hotel ballroom at 29,060 square feet.

H.B. Plant Ballroom

Our 16,025-square-foot ballroom is ideal for classroom-style events for up to 800 attendees, or up to 1,500 guests in a theater setting.

Ybor Ballroom

Spark up to 820 imaginations in the 8,640-square-foot Ybor Ballroom as our culinary team takes your guests on a journey showcasing Tampa's local flavor.

Let our expert planners create an experience that each and every one of your guests will savor throughout the event and beyond. And rely on the latest audio/visual technology in each space to help bring the vision for your meeting to life.


Innovative Spaces

At JW Marriott Tampa Water Street, every element of your experience is designed to inspire awe, and leave every attendee feeling richer than when they arrived.

Engage your audience in spaces with exceptional design and welcome in the natural light. Then gather for cocktails and conversation on the 26th Floor at Tampa's highest rooftop bar and take in 360-degree views of the city skyline and area waterways below. In addition to our three flexible ballrooms, host pre- and post-function events in any of our 21 breakout rooms, many with private terraces overlooking the bayfront.

Captivate your attendees with unique event spaces, including our four-story glass SkyBox, hanging high about the lobby and offerings space for receptions and dinners, or our outdoor lawn and pool deck. And take time for yourself with moments of calm in purposefully designed spaces throughout the hotel. ​​​​​​​


Elevate their stay

A revitalizing destination focused on the whole you, JW Marriott Tampa Water Street welcomes attendees to explore the 6th Floor featuring abundant amenities including our Spa by JW, a state-of-the-art fitness center, two rooftop pools, cabanas and casual dining with panoramic views.


Take in the fresh air.

Welcome nature when you host your event in one of our thoughtfully designed outdoor spaces, including receptions and cocktail gatherings on our Event Lawn, and functions on our outdoor terraces.

We welcome you to take advantage of the warm Florida sunshine with unique outdoor options to enhance your event. Host a cocktail reception on our pool deck while your attendees take in the sweeping views of downtown Tampa and Tampa Bay.

Get creative when you meet on the Event Lawn, and bring your group closer to nature. Or leverage the best of both worlds when you take advantage of our outdoor terraces, the perfect way to revitalize and find balance during meeting breaks. And if you are looking for something truly unique, our yacht is perfect for evening receptions or host your event, or smaller meeting, at our marina, and you may see a dolphin or manatee swimming through the channel. At JW Marriott Tampa Water Street, we harness our natural environment inspire greatness in your group.