Tampa Event Venues
Elevate your meeting or event at Le Méridien
Modern Amenities. Historic Roots.
Convenience meets inspiration. Formerly the historic Tampa federal courthouse, our flexible spaces provide a warm palette with modern amenities to greet your guests and drive discovery. More, we are located near the Tampa Convention Center.
Part of the National Register of Historic Places, our AAA 4-Diamond destination was named the #1 Hotel in Tampa by USA TODAY Travel.
At A Glance
- Year Opened: 2014
- Total Meeting Space: 4,820 sq. ft.
- Largest Space: 2,200 sq. ft.
- Guest Rooms / Suites:126 / 4
- Room Rates: High - $429.00 | Low – $129.00
- Max Group Size: 200
- On-Site Dining: Bizou Brasserie
About Our Space
Our heritage as a federal courthouse comes alive through historic elements complementing our modern function spaces, providing you the perfect backdrop for a successful meeting or event. Featuring more than 4,800 square feet of total space, our four individual rooms are flexible for any type of soiree. Our grand ballroom can host up to 130 guests for an elegant affair, banqet or upscale meeting.
Contact Monica Murphy for inquiries: (813) 221-9555 or via email.
Ideal for groups of 10-70 attendees, our two breakout meeting spaces provide an elevated, contemporary experience.
- Both rooms conveniently located side-by-side, with a common foyer area for pre-function turnout
- The Verdict Boardroom accomodates 10 in a conference-style layout and includes built-in AV and a 60-inch mounted monitor
- Easily accessible to the award-winning Bizou Brasserie for post-meeting gatherings
Large Meetings + Events
Our stunning century-old Courthouse Ballroom, restored to much of its original glory, can comfortably accommodate your medium to large group. With just over 2,200 sq. ft., it is enhanced with built-in AV, while remaining architecturally and historically unique and featuring floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic city views and vaulted ceilings.
- Buffet meal functions (60 max.)
- Ballroom layout of 2,200 sq. ft. (130 max.)
- Additionally, the outdoor pool can accomodate private catered functions of up to 75 persons
- VIEW BANQUET / CATERING MENU
Creative Meetings by Le Meridien
From locally inspired flavours to cultural experiences.
Our Creative Meetings concept generates an immersive atmosphere that brings the destination in, this concept is designed and cultivated to get the creative juices flowing.
$22 Per Person: View Creative Menus
- Cigars & Crepes: Invite your guests to a chef attended made-to-order cigar crepes, an ode to the famous Cigar makers of Ybor City.
- Citrus Grove: Our reinterpretation of the local farmer’s market features the freshest local fruits and vegetables we can find.
- Pressed for Time: A tribute to the Cuban community!Traditional mini Cuban sandwich prepared by our Chef and pressed before your eyes.
Outdoor + Private Dining Spaces
Inspire your guests in a refreshing environment outside or inside:
- The outdoor pool area provides patio space for private receptions up to 75
- The front exterior provides flexible space outside and a beautiful view of our unique architecture for events up to 75, immediately outside Bizou Brasserie for easy catering
- The Bizou Brasserie offers a semi-private dining area accommodating up to 30
- The Bar at Bizou Brasserie features an informal, soft seating area for up to 30 available for reservation
- Our highly-modern HUB space is available to reserve for evening receptions