New Westminster Hotel Services | Groups & Weddings
Groups & Weddings
Providing The Best In Versatility For Group BookingsIt’s not every day that one is afforded the opportunity of staying in one of New Westminster’s oldest and most loved buildings. Originally built in 1892, the Met has undergone an extensive renovation that embraces the latest in comfort and technology while cherishing the unique characteristics of its Victorian heritage.
Perfect for Private PartiesWhether you’re planning a special weekend event or a long-term group stay in New Westminster, a floor booking in the Met Hotel is ideal for accommodating groups of 10 to 25 people:
- Wedding parties
- Tour groups (business groups, sports teams)
- Private parties
- Special events (birthdays, anniversaries, celebrations)
What We OfferOur unique hotel has ten guestrooms of various configurations per floor. Each floor has a private lobby area equipped with tables and chairs, allowing your group to have a shared space to yourself.
For group and/or personalized bookings please call our General Manager, Melody Escallier at 604-520-3815.
Out of Town Wedding Guests Love the ‘Home Away from Home’ atmosphere of the Met HotelWith every wedding comes the need to find accommodations for out of town guests – the warm friendliness of the Met will make your friends and family feel right at home. Imagine being able to take an entire hotel or just one floor of a hotel and make it your own for that very special occasion without it costing a fortune – The Met – with just 27 rooms (9 rooms per floor) is ideally suited for just such a thing. Each floor has its own private lobby allowing you and your guests to party or socialize in a casual, comfortable setting.
Enjoy the charm of the Met Hotel with:
- King, queen and double rooms in a variety of configurations
- Ample closet and dresser storage
- Comfortable, extra-large writing desk
- Remote control cable TV
- Radio alarm clock
- Mini fridges and microwaves (not in all rooms)
- Pop, snack and ice machine
- Completely non smoking
- On site Bar & Grill (with garden patio) and Liquor Store
- Comfortable lounge area on each floor
- Easy access to shops, riverfront park, and historic downtown
Free guest amenities at the Met include:
- Wireless internet
- Local calling
- Designated dog friendly rooms
- Air conditioning
- Coffee and newspapers in 2nd floor lounge area
- Wake up service
- Crib/playpen or extra cot
- Assistance with catering
Our amazing staff will help make the whole process very easy. It’s simple – all you need to do is:
- Tell us how many rooms you would like held
- Send the Met custom booking link to your guests and they book directly with us (reservations must be made by a certain date)
Be sure to also inquire about our Special Bride & Groom Packages with many added benefits.
Happy Wedding Planning!
RESOURCESTo help make the planning process simpler, here are some New Westminster wedding services:
The Metro Banquet Hall & Events Centre,
759 Carnarvon Street, New Westminster, BC
Behold the Metro! This uniquely glamorous 8500 sq ft banquet hall is the perfect setting for Weddings/Receptions, Product Launches, Arts and Cultural events, Seminars and Conferences, Celebrations, Holiday/Theme parties, Movies and Photoshoots, and other events requiring a uniquely glamorous environment. The Metro is centrally located across the street from the downtown New Westminster Skytrain station making it a destination event centre. Click here for more information.
PARKQueens Park Rose Garden, 604-777-5111, firstname.lastname@example.org
220-238 1 Street, New Westminster, BC
BRIDAL SHOPSThe Bridal Gallery, 604-521-8433, www.thebridalgallery.ca
701 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC
Bliss Bridal, 604-522-6930, www.blissconsignment.com
710 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC
Lisa’s Bridal Salon, 604-504-1968
681 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC
FLORAL SHOPThe New Westminster Floral Company, 604-325-5835, www.new-westminster-flowers.com
335 East Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC