Venue Collection

The Belvedere was built in 1903 as Baltimore’s first luxury hotel. Named after General John Eager Howard’s estate, the “Belvidere”, which was located ~1 block away, The Belvedere Hotel was the tallest building in Baltimore at 188’ in 1903.

Once called “the Crown Jewel of Baltimore,” The Belvedere was the place to go for society’s elite. The Belvedere Hotel was the premier lodging in Baltimore during the first half of the twentieth century. Belvedere means “beautiful view” and from the Grand and Platinum Ballrooms on the 12th floor and the spectacular 13th Floor venue, you can see why The Belvedere earned her name. The building originally had a barbershop and pool hall in the basement, as well as shops, a tea room, hotel bar, and even a pool.

  • Mirrored walls

  • A pastiche of molding

  • Platinum damask wallpaper

  • Paired Ionic pilasters

  • Dramatic bracketed windows and niches

  • Coffered ceilings with three glistening crystal chandeliers

  • Large hardwood inlaid dance floor

  • Hand-painted murals, enlarged reproductions of early Baltimore scenes

  • Oak-panelled wainscotting and four oak-panelled columns

  • Original working gas fireplace and oak stationary bar

  • Silk gemstone-colored silks draped from the ceiling

  • Five crystal chandeliers

  • A nod to the Art Deco era, with a wink to a new Roaring 20's!

  • Elegance with Symmetry, Bold Accents and a Whimsical flare

  • An Intimate space for any celebration

  • Original dark-stained bar

  • Original tile floors, beamed ceilings, stained glass

  • Intricately patterned exposed brick walls

  • A gathering space through the decades, a fun gastro pub now

  • Features brick oven pizza, hand-crafted cocktails, craft beers on tap

  • Paired Corinthian pilasters, elaborate cornice

  • Vaulted ceilings with two sparkling crystal chandeliers and oculi dormers

  • Elevated perimeter with ten connected alcoves

  • Large hardwood inlaid dance floor

  • Extraordinary views of Baltimore’s skyline

  • Floor-to-ceiling windows

  • Distinctively modern aesthetic and new age comfort 

  • Exposed original steel columns and artisan steel furnishings in tribute to Baltimore’s steel history

  • Artisan designed glass artwork