It’s Never Too Early to Plan Ahead, Guest Blog by Amy Gibson, CMP Director of Catering & Conference Services, Portola Hotel & Spa
For those of us in the event and meeting planning industry, we know how important it is to get those dates for future occasions on the calendar, and here at the Portola Hotel & Spa, our pros are ready to help you plan a holiday celebration to remember.
Peter B’s Barrel Room
With a variety of unique spaces and venues, let the creativity flow. Move from indoor to outdoor spaces, create a unique theme – maybe something like “Holiday Cheers” and invite your guests to a craft beer pairing dinner in the impressive Barrel Room at Peter B’s Brewpub. Then have your menu designed by Head Brewer, Justin Rivard and Executive Chef Danny Abbruzzese Or how about something swanky and sophisticated in The Club Room? Begin with cocktails around the fireplace and move into the nautically inspired dining room, then treat your guests to the best a customized menu featuring the best of Monterey.
De Anza Ballroom
For something “grand” plan your holiday event in the De Anza Ballroom. Ideal for 100-600 guests, transform this elegantly decorated space into a Winter Wonderland. Let our professionals assist in recommending the best vendors in the business – from photographers to DJs, photo booths to live entertainment, florists and event rentals – your guests will be impressed and feel like VIPS from the moment they enter the room.
The Portola Hotel & Spa is truly an ideal venue for your perfect, holiday celebration.