Ivy Ballroom by Merivale(3 Reviews) ·
320, George Street, Sydney, New South Wales, 2000, Australia
ivy Ballroom by Merivale Sydney Events
In Sydney’s CBD is a luxury events venue designed to impress: the grand yet contemporary ivy Ballroom by Merivale. On George Street, as part of the magical warren that is the ivy Precinct, ivy Ballroom is a stunning venue that will make any event one to remember.
A stunning, grand staircase leads up to the 509-square-metre ballroom that has high ceilings, large windows that flood the space with natural light and a garden terrace for guests to spill out onto. Subtly decorated in classic black and white, this ballroom is a true blank canvas; the team of in-house stylists, florists, and event producers ready to transform the space to suit you. At ivy Ballroom, anything goes – keep it simple and elegant or let your creativity run wild for a unique event.
Throw in award-winning catering and dining experiences by the Merivale team, and full AV support, and you’ve got a Sydney CBD event venue that’s ready to come to life for your wedding, party, or business function.
Highlights of ivy Ballroom by Merivale Sydney Events:
- Sydney CBD location
- Large, contemporary ballroom
- Award-winning catering
- Garden terrace
- Creative events team
Spaces At This Venue
509sqm / sqft
A large, contemporary event space, ivy Ballroom is perfect for grand yet modern events where you want to impress. A classic, elegant décor and pillarless format makes this venue a blank canvas that’s yours to decorate. Crystal chandeliers and a leafy outdoor garden terrace only add to the wow factor of this luxury room.
ivy Ballroom by Merivale Sydney Catering
The award-winning Merivale team pulls out all the stops for catering at ivy Ballroom. Choose between Australian-inspired menus, show-stopping platters, and innovative live food installations to help bring your event life.
Highlights of Catering at ivy Ballroom by Merivale Sydney:
- Award-winning catering
- Live food installations
- Impressive cocktails
LIVE FOOD INSTALLATIONS
- Cheeses selected by our affineur (v)
- Seasonal fruit, Brickfields’ and Sonoma bread and lingue
- Ask about our wine and whiskey pairing with cheese
Hong Kong Dumpling House
- A selection of Asian snacks, including: Scallop, garlic, chive sui mai, prawn har gao, chicken and ginger sui mai
- Mini pork buns Mushroom and tofu rice paper rolls (vegan) (gd)
- Vegan garlic chive dumpling (vegan)
- Soy, black vinegar and Sriracha chilli sauce
- An abundant display of sweet treats
- Mini pavlovas with seasonal fruit (gd)
- Lemon, sour cream curd tart, raspberries Marshmallows – assorted flavours (gd) (dd)
- Chocolate lollipops (gd)
- Establishment Hotel
- Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
- Intercontinental Sydney
- Shangri-la Hotel, Sydney
- Mazzaro Restaurant
- Fix Wine Bar
- Bodhi Restaurant
- Restaurant Hubert
- Barangaroo Reserve
- Royal Botanical Gardens
- Hyde Park
- The Domain
- Sydney Harbour Bridge
- Sydney Opera House
- Luna Park Sydney
- Sydney Observatory
Great place for a large gathering such as conferences, seminars, gatherings, weddings and other large social or professional meet ups.
Collin D’Souza ·
Had my daughter's wedding here in October and found this place the best venue ever. The room is excellent. The service was exceptional. The food was amazing and the organising staff were very friendly and accommodating. All guests spoke very highly of the quality of everything they experienced.
Louis Frade ·
A well presented place in the heart of Sydney a real buzz for our Christmas function. Plus we had an awesomely organised event.
Geoff Moses ·
Frequently Asked Questions
Weddings at ivy Ballroom by Merivale cost from $175 pp.
Weddings at ivy Ballroom by Merivale can host up to 372 guests. The capacity for banquet style events is 400, and 1000 for cocktail receptions.
Weddings at ivy Ballroom can end at 12am.
Weddings at ivy Ballroom by Merivale are contemporary, grand, and luxurious. The large ballroom is an elegant blank canvas ready to decorate, and the outdoor garden terrace makes a nice additional area for guests to spill out onto. The experienced team can be as creative as you’d like and are on hand to make your day extra special.
Yes, ivy Ballroom by Merivale can host corporate functions and events, with full AV technology and support available at an extra cost.
Hotels near ivy Ballroom by Merivale include:
- The Establishment Hotel, with room starting from $208 a night
- The Fullerton Hotel, with rooms starting from $227 per night
- Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, with rooms starting from $169 per night
There is no parking at ivy Ballroom by Merivale, however, discounted parking is available for guests nearby.
The food at ivy Ballroom by Merivale is award-winning, with the team offering Australian-inspired menus, impressive platters, and live food installations.
No, all catering at ivy Ballroom by Merivale is provided by the in-house team.
Stephanie Harrison is our lead Sydney Venue Specialist. Steph's worked in event management since 2013 and has a wealth of knowledge about the best party spots, wedding venues and conference sites in Sydney. She's a trained wine connoisseur and loves to share her favourite dining recommendations around town.
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