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Bethesda Marriott

5151 Pooks Hill Road · Bethesda, Maryland 20814 USA

Bar and Bat Mitzvah Events at Bethesda Marriott

  • 1-301-897-9400

Offering versatile venue space for all of your Bar/Bat Mitzvah celebrations in Bethesda, our expert planners will work with you to bring your family's special day to life. Customized catering menus, state-of-the-art technology and room blocks help ensure a flawless event.




Benefits of hosting a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at Bethesda Marriott include:

  • Marriott Rewards Points - Earn up to 50,000
  • Discounted guest room rate
  • Web page or reservation link

On the day of the event, you can also enjoy:

  • Two hours of setup time in the ballroom venue space
  • Banquet chairs and round tables of eight-twelve
  • White floor length linens and napkins
  • Mirrors with votive candle centerpieces
  • Staging for the DJ or band and dance floor
  • Banquet captain and dedicated hotel staff to service your event guests
  • Complimentary parking for local and overnight guests
  • Complimentary room for the evening of event

Package pricing includes:

Afternoon Mitzvah: $109 per person
Evening Mitzvah: Classic Package - $121 per person
Elegant Package - $139 per person | Stationed Package - $149 per person
Children's Buffet:  $60 per person

*Pricing is all inclusive of service charge and taxes.

Mitzvah Package (PDF)


Our Bethesda hotel features nearly 19,000 square feet of recently redesigned and versatile venue space ideal for your Bar/Bat Mitzvah banquet and celebration. Regardless the size of your event, you'll find elegant, state-of-the-art amenities in our:

  • Grand Ballroom
  • Congressional Ballroom
  • Senate Suites
  • Maryland Suites
  • Kenwood Suites

Private Dining Space

Gather with family and friends over a meal in our Bethesda hotel's Cooper's Mill Private Dining Room, or experience a high-rise venue in our recently opened 15th floor Merle Thorpe Private Dining Room, filled with natural light and overlooking the hotel pool.


Our Bethesda hotel provides all the amenities you will need for a grand Bar/Bat Mitzvah celebration. Let our professional event planners and catering experts collaborate with you to ensure a beautiful occasion.

Directions and Parking

Conveniently located just two miles from downtown Bethesda, our hotel venue space is easily accessed via the following routes:

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

  • Take George Washington Parkway to I-495N to Exit 34 South
  • Turn right at traffic light onto Pooks Hill Rd. The hotel is on the right.

From Dulles International Airport (IAD)

  • Take Dulles Access Rd. to I-495N to Exit 34 South
  • Turn right at first traffic light onto Pooks Hill Rd. The hotel is on the right.

From Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)

  • Take I-195 to 95S to I-495 W to Exit 34 South
  • Turn left at first traffic light (south toward Wisconsin Ave, Rte 355 south)
  • Turn right at next traffic light onto Pooks Hill Rd. Hotel is on the right.

Parking fees are waived when booking our Mitzvah package. Otherwise, on-site parking is $16/daily. A courtesy shuttle to downtown Bethesda Row and select Metro Stations is available.


Start planning your Bar/Bat Mitzvah in Bethesda today by contacting:


  • Deposit: A non-refundable deposit of 25% of estimated revenue is due at contract signing
  • Guarantee: Final guarantee must be received no later than 72 hours prior to event.
  • Bar Service: Valid identification is required, regardless of age.
  • Outside Food and Beverage: No outside food and beverage permitted, except for cake or favors.
  • Outside Vendors: May require vendors to provide indemnification agreement.
  • Security: Hotel shall not assume any responsibility for security or damage/loss of personal property.

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