Prioritize Your Guests’ Comfort with Local Luxe Lodging Options – Part 1
by Brides of Oklahoma August 30
Prioritizing your guests is an absolute must when planning the big day! Chances are, your loved ones will be traveling from far and wide to celebrate this new chapter of your life. Coordinating hotel accommodations for them in advance is the least you can do to show your appreciation.
You’ll want to pick a location that truly represents the city you’re hosting your wedding in, while also standing within decent range of your ceremony and reception venues. We know it can be somewhat overwhelming to ensure that you’re picking Oklahoma’s best. With that in mind, we’re taking a look at some of our very favorite local luxe lodging options to narrow down your search, and show your guests just how much their attendance means to you and your significant other! So, sit back and relax as we review the fabulous characteristics that make each location in part one of our two-part series unique. Find even more gorgeous wedding inspiration in our brand new Fall/Winter 2018 issue! Happy planning!
Renovated in 2011 and home of the 2011 Designer Showcase, The Campbell Hotel is conveniently located on Route 66 in the heart of Tulsa. Consisting of 26 uniquely styled rooms, this boutique hotel is committed to incomparable customer service. In addition to its gorgeous lounge and full salon and spa amenities, each room is elegantly equipped with hardwood floors and a decorative fireplace that are sure to make your loved ones feel right at home. Treat your guests to this piece of celebrated history!
River Spirit Casino Resort offers a wide variety of amenities, ranging from dining and entertainment to retail shopping and convenient poolside service. Scaling 27 stories and boasting 483 luxurious rooms, your friends and family are sure to feel pampered at this tropical-themed destination resort that brings a little slice of paradise to Tulsa. Their 50,000 square foot Margaritaville Casino and Margaritaville Restaurant along with a unique swim-up bar at the resort pool are only the beginning of the incomparable lodging experience River Spirit has to offer!
As Oklahoma City’s first luxury boutique hotel, the Colcord infuses unsurpassed style with an unmatched commitment to service excellence as well as environmentally friendly business practices. With a total of 5,549 square feet, the Colcord Hotel offers one-of-a-kind indoor and outdoor event spaces available and ready for your next event! The Garden, Terrace, Sullivan and Wright rooms embrace warm, exotic wood details and soft gray, silver and cream color palettes that make each room ideal for meetings or social gatherings.
At the Renaissance Waterford Oklahoma City Hotel, your guests are invited to experience a modern refresh renovation recently completed. Offering unique guest rooms with vibrant panoramic views of the OKC skyline, amenities include a seasonal pool and fully-stocked fitness center. Discover their innovative hotel in the heart of Oklahoma as it provides a one-of-a-kind lodging experience. With eight eclectic spaces and exceptional planning and catering services, you are sure to feel inspired. If you’re visiting Oklahoma City for business, their hotel places you close to the business district, while also offering convenient access to OKC’s most popular local attractions. The Renaissance is well-situated near the Oklahoma City Zoo, Bricktown entertainment district, and Edmond, Oklahoma.
The warm and welcoming rooms offered at Chickasaw Retreat are designed to provide top of the line comfort. Their staff believes that after an early morning of decorating and a long night of dancing, your guests deserve a peaceful night’s rest. With windows overlooking their multi-acreage property, the rooms here allow travelers to soak in the view and relax in the privacy of their suite. From the exquisite views, outdoor activities, full-service spa, state of the art fitness center and pool, the Chickasaw Retreat and Conference Center, south of OKC near Sulphur, has it all!
Boasting beautiful hotel suites, a stunning atrium lobby and excellent services, the Embassy Suites Norman is an ideal choice for anyone visiting the area. Nestled in the University North Park Retail and Business Development, this Norman hotel is conveniently located close to the University of Oklahoma. Guests will find plenty of entertainment options and recreational activities nearby such as the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Lake Thunderbird State Park and many options for shopping and dining. The venue’s 28,000 square foot ballroom makes this Oklahoma hotel a popular choice for hosting events!
Experience sophistication and style when booking your accommodations with the Tulsa Club Hotel. Located in the Deco District of historic downtown Tulsa, the chic hotel is within walking distance of over 50 restaurants, shopping and major downtown attractions. Striking art installations, the famous Tulsa Performing Arts Center and the breathtaking Boston Avenue corridor are all within one block of the hotel. Treat your guests with high-end service and happy hour specials in the hotel’s lively lobby lounge, where they can enjoy glamorous cocktails and a vibrant 1920s vibe.
Other Local Vendors: Colcord Hotel, The Campbell Hotel and Event Centers, River Spirit Casino Resort, Tulsa Club Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton