Table setup for an event at The Rockaway Hotel

Meetings & Events in Rockaway Beach

Host Your Event with Us

With over 25,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space easily accessible via JFK Airport, the NYC subway and ferry or by car, The Rockaway Hotel offers an unmatched event destination just a stone's throw from New York City. Exhilarating recreational opportunities, venues filled with natural light and inspiring views of the Rockaway Beach oceanfront and New York City skyline come together to create a one-of-a-kind setting for corporate events. Our hotel’s minimalist design showcases an optimal use of space to create a dynamic yet relaxing environment for connecting and collaborating with your guests. Leave the details to our event planning team. We handle everything from venue design and catering cuisine to special rates on room blocks and assistance with  planning fun offsite group outings and activities in Rockaway Beach.

The Harbor Room arranged banquet style in The Rockaway Hotel

The Harbor Room

Located on the second floor at the peak of the grand staircase, this room is the envy of any wedding, reunion or corporate event. 

Day time of The McGuire room at The Rockaway Hotel

The McGuire Room

This 900-square-foot room can accommodate 40 guests for a seated dinner and 70 for a standing reception.

Sun Deck

Lined with greenery and overlooking the pool, our 3,140-square-foot Sun Deck is situated on the second floor of the hotel, right off of the Harbor & McGuire Rooms. 

Arranged Seating area at Rooftop bar in The Rockaway Hotel

Ocean Terrace

A private outdoor area located on the southern end of the 6th floor Rooftop, the 2,300-square-foot Ocean Terrace offers uninterrupted views of the Atlantic ocean above the coastal bungalows below. 

Dining area at Margie's Food & Drink shop The Rockaway Hotel


Located on the ground floor, and accessible both from the street and the main lobby, Margie’s dining room and bar area are available for group dinners, happy hours, cocktails hours and more, Margie’s provides a warm welcome to guests, offering flexible layouts to accommodate any event. 

Seating area at Rooftop bar in Rockaway Hotel

The Rooftop

The Rooftop is perched at the apex of the hotel on the 6th floor and accessible by four elevators, easily transporting up to 350 guests for cocktail receptions overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Jamaica Bay, Brooklyn, and Manhattan Skylines. The indoor bar area is haloed by beautiful natural skylight. The indoor and outdoor spaces are ideal for daytime corporate retreats, wedding ceremonies, & wellness events. 

Sunbeds near Poolside Lounge at The Rockaway Hotel

The Pool

The Pool provides the perfect atmosphere for guests to take in some sunshine, or enjoy cocktails on the lit patio at night. With flexible 6,000 sq.ft. covered and uncovered landscaped patio, full bar and seating surrounding the 25’x40’ heated pool, The Pool is perfect for lively gatherings of cocktail hours, concerts, and festivals from sunrise to sunset.