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VISTA Penthouse Ballroom

Exceptional Cuisine, Meticulous Service and a View Unlike Any Other…

The Vista Penthouse Ballroom is located on the 11th floor of the Vista LIC Hotel, one of Long Island City’s newest full service hotels. Our state of the art facility combined with trendy city ambiance, colorful urban surroundings and delectable cuisine will exceed all of your expectations. One of the many benefits of hosting your next business meeting or special event with us is the comfort and convenience we provide both you and your guests. Enjoy a casual night out at Michaels Café, cocktails at the Vista Sky Lounge or host your special event in our luxurious Penthouse Ballroom with the comfort of having your guest room just a few feet away. Our event planners at Vista Sky Lounge and Penthouse Ballroom are here to ensure your special event is an overwhelming success. We will assist you in customizing your menu, room layout, set up guest accommodations and can even recommend local vendors to make your one-of-a-kind event even more spectacular.

VISTA Penthouse Ballroom

A carefully and elegantly designed ballroom located on the 11th floor Penthouse of the Vista LIC Hotel, was exactly what missing in up and coming Long Island City. With stunning floor to ceiling views of the Manhattan Skyline your guests will certainly be impressed. The Penthouse Ballroom will comfortably accommodate up to 160 of your guests for an intimate sit down dinner and up to 225 for a cocktail reception. We specialize in wedding celebrations, anniversaries, birthdays, baby showers, Bar-Bat Mitzvahs, Sweet 16’s, holiday parties and corporate meetings. Offering an array of menu packages to choose from, we are confident that our cuisine will impress. We pride ourselves in offering meticulous service and only serving food prepared with the freshest ingredients. Be sure to join us for a tasting prior to booking your special event!

The Sky Lounge

At Vista Sky Lounge and Penthouse Ballroom, the sky is the limit! Host an unforgettable cocktail reception in our rooftop Sky Lounge and let the beautiful New York City views serve as the backdrop for your special event. Rest assured, with our state of the art retractable roof, worrying about the weather will be the last thing on your mind! We guarantee that once your guests experience an exquisite cocktail hour or an intimate candlelit reception at our new rooftop venue, 12 floors above the Vista LIC Hotel, your event will undeniably be the talk of the town! Give us a call today to start planning your next event!

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"Would definitely recommend The Palace! I have one other daughters who will be making their sweet sixteen in the future and I'm sure we will be back"

Lettie Wagner

"Thank you for the outstanding work for our annoual **** Conferences & Events group. We had a wonderful time and could not imagine pulling off our meeting without the guidance of your staff. Simply put, they exceeded all our expectations and could not have been more patient or harder working on the requests we made of them over the past few months."

Ralph Jackson

"f you're looking for a truly professional event planner that's not high maintenance like some can be, I highly recommend Vista"

Nina Watson

"There are not enough words to describe our feelings of the Vista Catering Ballroom. Everything was coordinated amazingly"

Daniel Mitchell

"We knew The Vista was the Hotel for Wedding the moment we walked through the door. Every staff member were so helpful, friendly and made us feel so welcome. It was an easy decision to say yes to VistaLICHotel"

Raymond anf Kiki Myers