“Meet me at The Hermitage” is one of Nashville’s most iconic phrases with good reason – there is no better place to gather than The Hermitage Hotel. For more than a century, organizations from around the world have elected to meet at The Hermitage, enjoying our versatile meeting venues, diligent event services team, and exceptional culinary offerings now under the direction of celebrated Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.

From the stately Grand Ballroom to the intimate state room, we are eager to host you and your group.

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The Grand Lobby

Our Grand Lobby is iconic and timelessly elegant, with a magnificent painted glass skylight, Tennessee and Italian marble covering its expanse, and bespoke furniture and decor imported from the finest craftsmen in Europe. Designed in the early 20th century, the space transports guests to a different time, giving a glimpse into Nashville’s days of old. From stylish cocktail receptions to pre-event gatherings, Our Grand Lobby is a natural complement to large gatherings.

  • Capacity: 300 (reception)
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The Grand Ballroom

Boasting nearly 2,500 square feet of unobstructed space, the Grand Ballroom is a striking setting for larger meetings and events, with a versatile floor plan for all manner of meetings. Located adjacent to our lavish lobby, this equally glamorous space features ornate ceiling details and majestic Russian walnut paneling.

  • 2,484 square feet of unobstructed space
  • Capacity: 30-200 (seated dinner)
  • Capacity: 30-300 (reception)
  • Capacity: 100 (classroom)
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The Veranda

With sky-painted ceilings and ample natural light, The Veranda boasts sweeping views of 6th Avenue and the capital. This celebrated space exudes charm ideal for receptions, luncheons, dinners, bridal showers, and more.

  • 1,386 square feet
  • Capacity: 30-90 (seated dinner)
  • Capacity: 30-150 (reception)
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Ideal for intimate board meetings, our State Room is designed with comfort and efficiency in mind, featuring a fixed boardroom table, ergonomic high-backed leather chairs, and natural lighting.

  • Capacity: 12 (conference)
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Centrally located on the mezzanine overseeing our stunning lobby, the Governors Salon is suited to host meetings of up to 40 guests or be utilized as an office or communications center for larger gatherings.

  • Capacity: 10 – 30 (seated dinner)
  • Capacity: 10 – 40 (reception)

Central to the Nashville story for more than a century, The Hermitage Hotel links the city’s past and present, delivering events both ordinary and extraordinary with a true sense of place. Our catering and events staff are second to none, serving as a liaison between you, meeting organizers, and the Chef Jean-Georges-led culinary team, handling the details with ease to grant you peace of mind.