So you’ve got a wedding to plan. It’s supposed to be one of the most momentous days of your life and that means finding the right location is key. With the beauty of its mountainous terrain, sparkling shorelines, and tropical forests, Washington State is one of the most scenic wedding destinations you’ll find. Here are the 10 best locations for your big day.
If you’ve ever dreamed about having your wedding in England but can’t get there, Thornewood Castle can help you achieve the next best thing by bringing England to you. This gorgeous estate is located in Lakewood, Washington, and was built using material from an English manor house from the 1600s. Listed as a world class and historic inn, Thornewood Castle is like stepping back in time. You can exchange your vows indoors in the Great Hall in front of the sandstone fireplace, or you be surrounded by the flowers and sculptures in the secret Sunken English Garden. Very popular as a wedding venue, the inn is perfect for a romantic getaway, a honeymoon destination, an anniversary celebration, or just because. You’ll also get a 15 percent discount by booking your event online.
Open all year, Lakewold Gardens in Lakewood, Washington is a unique and historic 10-acre garden estate that’s perfect for public gatherings and celebrations, fundraising events, and group tours, but it’s also a popular wedding destination known for its specialty gardens and waterfalls that make great backgrounds for photos of your wedding day. Wedding packages can be customized according to your preferences, and there are event partners who can help you with every aspect of your wedding.
For the most beautiful day of your life you want the most beautiful location. Rein Fire Ranch, located in Ravensdale, Washington, provides a backdrop for your wedding that includes rolling meadows and a rustic setting where you’ll feel relaxed and comfortable. It’s a wonderful place to come together for your event and a great place to start your new life. The wedding package includes the bridal suite, parking, unlimited photography opportunities, garden, cabana and deck, and a facility manager who will work with you to plan your ideal day.
What began in 1883 as a homestead and farm is now also known as a wedding location that includes beauty, serenity, and historic surroundings. With all the inspiration found here, your wedding ceremony is bound to be a success. Use of the bridal cottage, indoor and outdoor spaces, tables and chairs, and a helpful support staff are part of the wedding package, and you can arrange a visit beforehand to make sure you have everything you need.
The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa is a stunning location to host your wedding day events. Located in Kirkland, Washington, you’ll find well-manicured grounds, a lovely waterfront background, and personalized services that will make the task of planning your special day a little easier. Recipient of several awards for best wedding venues, The Woodmark Hotel offers a variety of services such as a wedding planner, and can offer assistance with a photographer, floral designer, decorations, and music. You can have your rehearsal dinner and reception here, and it’s the perfect honeymoon destination. Before your event, everyone in the bridal party can enjoy the spa services with special packages that will make you feel pampered and relaxed.
If your love makes you feel like you’re floating on a cloud, then make the location of your wedding as close to that as possible. Columbia Tower Club in Seattle, Washington offers one of the most fantastic and scenic views of the city from high above street level. This is definitely experiencing life at above mediocre. For more than 25 years, bridal parties and guests have been enjoying the excellent service and attention to detail from the event planners dedicated to making your event memorable. From start to finish, you’ll have access and great recommendations for all aspects of your wedding, and rooms in the Columbia Tower Club can seat up to 180 easily.
Looking for a unique place out of doors to have your wedding? Imagine tying the knot in a four-acre forest complete with tree house! Romantic, fairytale, and like nothing you’ve seen before, yours will be a wedding to remember at Treehouse Point in Issaquah, Washington. The beautiful surroundings of the tree house and grounds at Treehouse Point are perfect complimentary backgrounds for your wedding photos. Kiss the stress of city life goodbye for the time you’re here, and begin your new life in this peaceful and magical location. Wedding packages are customizable for your needs and a wedding planner can assist with details and recommendations.
Surrounded by ancient trees in one of the state’s most beautiful areas, Olympic National Park, Nature Bridge Olympic in Port Angeles, Washington offers a picturesque setting for the celebration of your marriage. With the goal of connecting people to nature, NatureBridge is an ideal setting for a peaceful and memorable, and can give you the gift of unhurried time to spend with your friends and family on this special day. Their experienced Facility Director will be happy to answer any questions you have and help you make this the best day ever.
Location, location, location. That’s what they say makes all the different for a special event. If that’s true, then Gorge Crest Vineyards in Underwood, Washington is the birthplace of many happy memories for brides, grooms, and their guests. Located in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, you’ll find a great place to celebrate love. When you’re making one of the most important decisions in your life, it makes sense to do it out in the open where everyone can see and celebrate with you. Let the natural beauty of the area be part of your decorations on this, your wedding day.
When you’re looking at Mount Rainier, one of the most majestic mountains in the country and the highest in Washington, it’s easy to put everything in perfect perspective. That’s the backdrop of Mountain View Manor, a 40-acre wedding destination that’s beautiful and affordable. Weddings are amazing here, as the owners can validate because their son was married here. Because their experience was such a positive one, they decided to make the manor available for others. There are packages to accommodate your date and time, the size of your party, and your budget. You’ll also get use of the Bridal Suite and Groom’s Quarters to prepare. Call and schedule a tour of the area if you think getting married with a mountain in attendance is something that appeals to you.