Sheraton Addis, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Addis Ababa

Taitu Street, P.O. Box 6002, Addis Ababa Ethiopia
+251 11 517 1717

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Weddings


Host your wedding by the mountains of Ethiopia

Perfect weddings echo throughout our ballrooms, courtyards and reception halls. Here at Sheraton Addis, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Addis Ababa, our venues dazzle guests with silver decorations, crisp white linens and colorful splashes of fragrant flowers. Here, the cuisine is as romantic as the setting and our service is always exceptional.

The Lalibela Grand Ballroom provides an ideal wedding venue for a seated reception while our musical fountain serves as the backdrop for your wedding photos. This space accommodates dinners and receptions of up to 1,200 guests (850 seated guests). Our wedding staff assists you in creating an extraordinary atmosphere for your special day in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Choose your menu with the help of our chef. Floral arrangements, live music and a private limousine transfer are all available upon request.

Let the staff at Sheraton Addis help you with every detail of your celebration and ensure your every desire is met. Our courteous team wants every bride and groom to fully enjoy each precious moment of their wedding day and the company of their guests.

Please contact our banquet office at +251 11 517 1717 or by email at ADDLCBanquet@marriott.com for more information.

  • 8

    Event Rooms

  • 16,533 sq ft

    Total Event Space

  • 1,200

    Capacity Largest Space

  • 6

    Maximum Breakout Rooms

Lalibella Ballroom

Ballrooms for Weddings and Special Occasions


About This Venue

  • Find the perfect venue for your wedding in more than 16,500 square feet of elegant event space

  • The Lalibela Grand Ballroom in Addis Ababa is graced by chandeliers and inspiring millwork

  • Hold trade shows or exhibitions in venues with polished marble floors that accommodate vehicles

  • Find the ideal venue for large-scale events in Ethiopia at our hotel near the ECA Conference Centre

  • Trust our wedding and event experts to find the right reception hall for your big day in Addis Ababa

  • Impress your wedding guests with tantalizing cuisine, splendid décor and state-of-the-art technology

Plan an Inspired Event

Attendee Booking Tools

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We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

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Manage Your Event with Ease

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

Rooming Lists

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

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Capacity

Capacity Chart

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  • Baro Salon
  • 26x22x8
  • 563
  • 30
  • 20
  • 30
  • 20
  • 40
  • 30
  • Semien Salon
  • 56x26x8
  • 1,473
  • 80
  • 52
  • 80
  • 52
  • 100
  • 80
  • Dashen Salon
  • 42x22x8
  • 916
  • 70
  • 40
  • 70
  • 36
  • 80
  • 50
  • Omo Salon
  • 23x21x8
  • 497
  • 30
  • 25
  • 30
  • 18
  • 40
  • 20
  • Awash Salon
  • 62x21x8
  • 1,288
  • 100
  • 50
  • 100
  • 38
  • 80
  • 60
  • Executive Board room A
  • 24x20x8
  • 473
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  • Executive Board room B
  • 24x20x8
  • 473
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  • Lalibela Grand Ballroom
  • 138x79x18
  • 10,850
  • 1200
  • 500
  • 1200
  • 144
  • 800
  • 800

Room Set-Up Examples

Setup Example

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.

Setup Example

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.

Setup Example

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.

Setup Example

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.

Setup Example

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.

Setup Example

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.

Setup Example

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.

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