Rentals and Private Events at Lloyd House

The first floor and garden of Lloyd House are available for rentals and can accommodate up to 100 people, depending on the occasion. This includes weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, parties, meetings and programs.

Page updated on Jun 21, 2021 at 4:04 PM

Rentals and Private Events: General Information

For information on Lloyd House rentals contact:
Facilities Coordinator
Lloyd House
220 North Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Download an information packet to learn more about renting Lloyd House. 

Maximum Capacity

Events at Lloyd House are restricted to the first floor and Garden areas. There are two unisex, handicap accessible restrooms available on the first floor for public use.  

North Parlor Room:
50 seated dinner/meeting
90 limited seating, mixer event

Garden & North Parlor Room:
100 seated dinner** 

**PLEASE NOTE: In order to seat 100, your party will have to be split up among the Parlor Room and Garden. This arrangement is not recommended for wedding receptions. 


Event Type  

Civic/Non-Profit & General Public 

Wedding Ceremony*
(Garden or Parlor Room)

$750 for up to 3 hours
(No reception, food or beverages)

Wedding Reception/Dinner*
Garden & First Floor

$2300 for up to 6 hours;
$300/hr. for each additional hour

Wedding Ceremony & Reception*
(Garden & First Floor)

$2600 for up to 9 hours of use; 
$300/hr. for each additional hour

Luncheon Party/Special Event including Fundraisers*

$1400 for up to 3 hrs. of use

Parties, Special Events & Fundraisers*
(Monday through Thursday)


Parties, Special Events & Fundraisers*
(Friday, Saturday and Sunday)


Meetings, Seminars & Workshops**

$100/hour (weekdays)
$150/hour (weekends)
 Use of china, glassware & flatware $5 per setting
 Use of tablecloth $20 per tablecloth (extra cost for staining, tbd.) 
 In line with other City facilities, there is a non-refundable $50 fee for events serving alcoholic beverages. 
Appropriate ABC permits are required for serving alcoholic beverages; visit  VABC for more information. 

*$500 security deposit required.
**$100 security deposit required.
The rental fee includes tables which can be used inside or outside and chairs which can only be used inside. Linens should be provided by the caterer. 

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