A meticulously restored 19th century palace in the heart of historic St Petersburg, Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace offers couples a one-of-a-kind wedding experience. Palatial ambiance, superb photo opportunities, Four Seasons expertise in events and gastronomy all come together to make your special day a unique and memorable one.
When planning your big day, every detail is important – from floral arrangements and centerpieces to photography and menu design. Your Four Seasons wedding specialist will guide you through the entire wedding planning process from start to finish, and coordinate all events at the hotel, from assisting with menu planning and creative room set-up, to suggesting reputable vendors. During preparation and on the big day, your wedding professional will be close at hand to support you and ensure every detail is customized to your desires.
Four Seasons Lion Palace is the perfect stage for a dream wedding. From the marble lions on the porch that have witnessed two centuries of city history, to the main lobby with its granite columns and sculpted gilded ceilings, to the iconic grand staircase and fifth floor Terrace rooms with direct views to St Isaac’s cathedral – each setting in the hotel presents a picture-perfect back drop for your wedding photography. Often our signature outlets become the stage for photo sessions, due to their stunning contemporary design. We would be happy to recommend photographers to capture your special day.
The hotel enjoys trusted relationships with reputable floral designers who can craft creative, contemporary arrangements for your wedding, tailoring the blooms, designs and accessories to meet your needs and preferences. Our experienced staff can also advise on how best to enhance your chosen venue with floral arrangements.
We will be happy to provide a list of entertainment services to enhance your wedding, including bands, piano players, singers, DJs and others.
Our Ballroom has unique crystal chandeliers that create a romantic ambience. In addition, our audio visual specialists offer custom lighting effects to enhance the occasion: uplights highlight sculpted ceiling, pin spot lights showcase spectacular table centerpieces. The walls may become the canvas for breathtaking 3D mapping projections.
Four Seasons prides itself on culinary creativity and offers an extensive array of menus to choose from. Our Executive Chef Matteo Guida can completely custom-design a menu for you, and conduct a tasting in preparation for the event to really fine tune the flavors to your taste. Whatever the wedding event, from an intimate family lunch for a traditional gala dinner, our team will assist you or your wedding consultant from planning to execution.
Our talented in-house Pastry Chef can create a beautiful customized wedding cake in the flavor and color of your preference. If you have a special cake design in mind, we will be happy to prepare that cake for you.
LINENS AND TABLETOP DÉCOR
Four Seasons offers a basic level of superior linens, cutlery, china and glassware for all banquet tables. Special patterns, colors and designs may be rented.
At your request, we can arrange local transportation for you and your visiting guests in luxury cars, limousines, minivans, or horse-drawn carriages.
Our Noble Suites are located on the first floor of the Lion Palace and boast very high ceiling and some of the great views. The suites are a perfect setting for wedding preparation as well as for your photo session and ultimately for your wedding night. The magic of St Petersburg comes alive in these spacious rooms that have a warm, residential feeling to them.
SALON, SPA AND BEAUTY SERVICES
A wedding can be a stressful time. While you are guests of Four Seasons, you are invited to enjoy our Luceo Spa facilities: 24 hour gym with state-of-the-art equipment, aqua zone with relaxation pool with water rituals, sauna and steam room. Book your appointment with our skillful spa therapists who will help to relieve the tension and revitalize all senses with our customized treatments.
You may also wish to book our special Celebrate the Bride package.
PREFERRED VENDORS AND SERVICE COORDINATION
At your request, we will be happy to recommend vendors for all your wedding needs, from photographers to musicians and limousine services.