W New York - Downtown

4.0 (282 reviews)

8 Albany Street, New York, NY, 10006, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: 646-826-8600   •  Hotel Reservations: 877-822-0000


NYC Wedding Venue

From the perfect proposal to the most romantic honeymoon, our NYC wedding venue provides a customized backdrop for an unparalleled wedding or commitment ceremony that reflects who you are as a couple.  Celebrate your upcoming nuptials at the W New York - Downtown and take in amazing New York City views and experience Whatever/Whenever® service bringing your wedding dreams to life. 



Request information online  or contact our Wedding Sales team to schedule a tour at 646-826-8626.


Before the big day, breathe easy! We’ll make sure every moment happens without a hitch. Let Whatever/Whenever service arrange bachelor(ette) festivities and take care of rehearsal dinner details.

  • Start earning Starpoints before the big day arrives- bachelor(ette) celebrations, rehearsal dinners and beyond all rack up the rewards!
  • Keep track of it all with a custom-created Wow Vows website. Then share the site with your guests so they can book their rooms directly!
  • Personal Wedding Planner
  • Assistance with recommending local florist arrangements, décor, menus, invitations & transportation 


When it comes to the big day, every couple has their own vision of the most sensational celebration. For intimate weddings, W Hotels and Whatever/Whenever are on board with Wow Vows, your way! 

  • Champagne toast
  • Custom catering menu
  • Event space with panoramic views of Manhattan with soaring floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Personalized wedding menu tasting 2-3 months before your event
  • All day wedding exclusivity - You are the only bride in house on your special day
  • Special Suite for the bride and groom on your wedding night
  • Special rates on group room blocks for your guests


W New York - Downtown has your every post-wedding whim covered. Get ready to unwind, relax and re-charge with these honeymoon inspirations:

  • Earn bonus Starpoints to put towards future getaways!
  • Pick the perfect destination and help put your honeymoon on your registry so guests can contribute to room upgrades, extras and everything else to make it truly the trip of a lifetime!
  • Special rate for post wedding brunch reception
  • Limo service from the hotel to the airport/departure site

W New York - Downtown Wedding Venues

Wedding Room Blocks

Amplify your upcoming wedding with a room block at W New York - Downtown and save 10-15% on our best flexible rates. 

Phone: 646-826-8626
Email: saleswnydowntown@whotels.com



We've found you the perfect spot to ask the ultimate question. Overlooking the Freedom Tower and lower Manhattan, our outdoor terrace is open year round and offers stunning views of the downtown Skyline.

Reserve an intimate area and allow our team to help assist you with setting up the perfect proposal. Reach out to our Beverage & Food team at 646-826-8600 to plan your moment.



Continuing celebrating with an intimate brunch in one of our studio rooms, where floor to ceiling windows overlook One World Trade.

  • 120 seated or 150 standing maximum capacity

Mix it up with an elevated view in our intimate Extreme WOW Suite.

  • 10 seated or 25 standing maximum capacity


Enjoy an intimate outdoor ceremony on our terrace overlooking a sparkling New York skyline.

  • Ceremony space options:
    • West Terrace - max guests 20
    • Studios - max guests 120
    • Extreme WOW Suite - max guests 15


Celebrate instyle with signature cocktails while overlooking the soaring New York City skyline.  Revel in the fun of your special day. Our NYC wedding venue offers:

  • Signature cocktail station
  • Personalized hors d'oeuvres to suit your style as a couple
  • 150 maximum standing guests for Living Room space
  • 225 maximum standing guests for Living Room space and terrace
  • 25 maximum standing guests for Extreme WOW Suite


Studios 2, 3 and 4

  • 150 maximum standing guests, 120 seated guests and 90 seated guests with a dance floor
  • 1,320 square feet
  • Modern chic lighting
  • Floor to ceiling windows overlooking the downtown Manhattan skyline

Extreme WOW Suite

  • 25 maximum standing guests
  • 1,060 square feet
  • Daringly dreamy suite located on the 12th and 14th floors
  • Panoramic downtown New York City views



From fabulous flowers, extraordinary eats, cool candles and more, see what W New York - Downtown can do for your big day celebration. Request information online with your details for us to review, or contact our Wedding Sales team to schedule a tour at 646-826-8626.