Grand River Center

500 Bell St, Dubuque, IA
Max Capacity: 1,000 people
Situated along the magnificent Mississippi River, adjacent to deluxe lodging, gaming and entertainment venues and within walking distance of historic downtown Dubuque, the Grand River Center features a diverse, intimate atmosphere where you will enjoy dedicated service and the finest cuisine. You will find the perfect venue for every occasion within one facility. Our grand ballroom is the ideal setting for conferences, weddings, holiday parties, or any formal gathering up to 1000 guests. The all-glass "River Room" will enchant your more private gatherings, and the Exhibit Hall is a simply massive space to encompass huge crowds, floor events and trade shows. Total of 86,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. The attached Grand Harbor is the perfect spot for enjoying our beautiful riverfront. In 2012 the hotel renovated the guest rooms and first floor lobby. Enjoy Tony Roma’s for breakfast, lunch or dinner or slide into our 25,000 square foot indoor waterpark! Additional amenities include complimentary parking, wireless internet, business center and fitness room! We invite you to experience the beauty and elegance of the Grand River Center. Let us turn your gathering into a truly memorable event.
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 3750
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 15
  • Special Features: On the bank of the Mighty Mississippi!
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 86,000
Serving the Dubuque, IA Area
Capacity: 250  
For guests who need to host an event in Dubuque, the hotel offers 9,599 sq ft of meeting space comprised of eight rooms, including two ballrooms that each can accommodate 300. Four on-site event specialists and on-site catering options are available.
Serving the Dubuque, IA Area
Capacity: 350  
$16.99-$32.99 /person
With features that appeal to business travelers, event planners and leisure seekers, we strive to make sure every Best Western experience is a quality experience. With affordable yet comfortable accommodations, there’s no need to skimp on what you want because at our Best Western Plus Dubuque you can have it all. The Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel & Conference Center is an ideal place to host all kinds of meetings and events. We present a unique newly remodeled variety of meeting rooms at our conference center from an exclusive 103-seat tiered Symposium Theater to our Executive Boardroom, accommodating up to 350 guests for conferences, receptions or speaker series.