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Rockaway Event Venues

Venues for Every Occasion 

The Rockaway Hotel offers over 25,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event venue that takes full advantage of our location just one block from the ocean in Rockaway Beach in Queens. Our venues are ideal for everything from daytime corporate retreats, wedding ceremonies and parties to group wellness retreats and more. Our Harbor Room boasts 5,000 square feet of floor-to-ceiling windows, wood flooring, 14'-15' high ceilings and a 2,500-square-foot Sun Deck. With its indoor and outdoor venues, the Harbor Room can host up to 400 seated and up to 600 for a cocktail reception. The Sun Deck overlooks and connects to the Pool for easy access for outdoor ceremonies and large-scale events. The Pool at The Rockaway Hotel encompasses 5,500 square feet of covered and uncovered space, lush greenery, and lounge setting. A centerpiece 40' x 25' heated pool is bookended by a 35' bar, creating a versatile space that is perfect for weddings, fundraisers and music events. The Rockaway Rooftop is perched on the 6th floor of the hotel and accessed by four elevators, easily accommodating up to 350 guests for cocktail receptions overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Jamaica Bay and Brooklyn and Manhattan skylines.  

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Capacity Chart

Banquet

Boardroom

Classroom

Cocktail

Theater

Max Capacity

The Harbor Room - - - - - 500
The McGuire Room - - - - - 90
Sun Deck - - - 175 - -
Ocean Terrace - - - - - 100
Margie's - - - - - 100
The Rooftop - - - - - 300
The Pool - - - - - 300

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - - - 500

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - - - 90

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - 175 - -

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - - - 100

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - - - 100

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - - - 300

Banquet: -

Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theater Max Capacity
- - - - - 300
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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. 

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The McGuire Room

This 900-square-foot room can accommodate 70 guests for a seated dinner and 90 for a standing reception.

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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. 

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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. 

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Margie's

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. 

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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. 

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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. 

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