15 of Canada's Most Gorgeous Wedding Venues
From coast to coast, Canada boasts some seriously gorgeous wedding venues. Check out 15 of the most beautiful spots, right here in our Canadian backyard.
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Alberta
We think this picture speaks for itself. If you're looking for outdoor opulance mixed with contemporary and classic decor, the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is a perfect blend of both. It is located deep within the Banff National Park and has repeatedly made the Conde Nast Traveler "Gold List" for hospitality excellence.
Interested? Learn more about Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
Graydon Hall Manor, Ontario
Built for $250K in 1936, this Georgian Manor was thoughtfully redesigned as a boutique reception hall. Weddings at Graydon Hall are consumed with 1920s charm, luxury, and romance with a 160 foot-long stone terrace overlooking cascading fountains, formal gardens, fireplaces, plush furnishings, bay windows, and ornate decor.
Interested? Learn more about Graydon Hall Manor.
Blachford Lake Lodge, Yellowknife, North West Territories
If you want a chance to get married under the Northern Lights, book your wedding reception here. With a requirment to keep your guest list at 26 people maximum, your wedding will be romantic, intimate, and in the great outdoors. Fun fact: Kate Middleton and Prince William visited this lovely lodge on their Canadian honeymoon back in 2011 where they canoed and went floatplaned.
Interested? Learn more about Blachford Lake Lodge.
Elk Ridge Resort and Spa, Saskatchewan
No matter what season, this resort (located deep within the boreal forest) has a natural and luxurious atmosphere. With seating available for up to 250 people and a variety of different rooms and venues to choose from, Elk Ridge Resort adds a fairytale-like ambiance to your big day.
Interested? Learn more about Elk Ridge Resort and Spa.
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, Nova Scotia
As Canada's oldest and largest maritime museum, this is a great piece of history to add to the story of your love. In the Small Craft Gallery room, nautical vessels are displayed throughout and high ceilings and large windows overlook the fabulous scenery of the harbour.
Interested? Learn more about Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.
Vandusen Botanical Gardens, Vancouver, British Columbia
Surprisingly, this stunning 55 acre garden sits in the heart of downtown Vancouver. With space for up to 800 people, this picturesque property is perfect for an outdoor wedding with azalea beds, blooming trees, and lush peonies as the backdrop.
Interested? Learn more about Vandusen Botanical Gardnes.
Hôtel de Glace, Quebec
If you're looking for the perfect venue for your winter wonderland theme, Hôtel de Glace in Quebec will far exceed your expectations. Made entirely of ice and snow, this venue has 44 rooms and uniquely designed suites, an ice chapel, ice sculptures, an ice chandelier, and even an ice slide.
Interested? Learn more about Hotel de Glace.
Elkhorn Resort, Onanole, Manitoba
Say "I do" to Manitoba's postcard-perfect Riding Mountain National Park. With capacity for up to 200 people, Elkhorn Resort helps you plan your wedding from beginning to end to ensure it is as pain free process. Let your guests turn your wedding into a getaway weekend by staying in a four-star bedroom suite and taking part in all of the resort's activities, such as horseback riding, spa dates, nature walks, and more.
Interested? Learn more about Elkhorn Resort.
The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia
With up to 6,000 square feet of space, you'll be sure to find the perfect room for your reception. You can choose to have your event indoors in their luxury rooms or outdoors to capture some greenery. No matter what you decide, The Prince George Hotel will help turn your dream wedding into a party fit for a princess.
Interested? Learn more about The Prince George Hotel.
Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Quebec
Shrouded in history that dates back to the late 19th century, the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac has undergone a multimillion dollar renaissance renovation and the grand ballroom doesn't skimp on details. It features gorgeous chandeliers, an amazing staircase entryway, innovative hors d’oeuvres, and an award-winning culinary team.
Interested? Learn more about Fairmont Le Château Frontenac.
Swans Hotel and Brewpub, Victoria, British Columbia
This gorgeous boutique hotel offers 29 distinctive suites, some of which are two storeys. While each and every room is designed and decorated to a tee, the penthouse suite offers guests a rooftop terrace that overlooks the historic 'old towne' Victoria.
Interested? Learn more about Swans Hotel and Brewpub.
Storm Mountain Lodge, Banff, Alberta
Built in 1922 by the Canadian Pacific Railway to promote tourism to the Rocky Mountains, Storm Mountain Lodge has 14 log cabins that have all been completely restored. This rustic yet romantic retreat in Banff National Park is perfect for an intimate wedding with close family and friends.
Interested? Learn more about Storm Mountain Lodge.
Casa Loma, Ontario
Casa Loma was made for people with who aren't too good at cutting down their guest list. With accomodation for up to 550 people, this historic site has a stunning great hall with 60 foot oak beams, a library with ornate wood panelling, and a conservatory that has lush greenery and marble accents.
Interested? Learn more about Casa Loma.
Fogo Island Inn, Newfoundland
Perfect for small, intimate weddings, Fogo Island Inn has a 70 person capacity and has 29 gorgeous guest rooms that all look out over the North Atlantic. Fogo Island Inn considers itself a cultural movement, mixing history and modernity to bring together contemporary artists, designers, architects, geologists, academics, fishermen, artisans, growers and chefs.
Interested? Learn more about Fogo Island Inn.
Hacienda Sarria, Kitchener, Ontario
Hacienda Sarria's architecture is straight out of a fairytale. With lush green gardens, a beautiful courtyard, and large pond, the spacious yet private facility is flexible enough to incorporate all of the beautiful aspects of the building—have your ceremony in one room, your cocktail hour in another, and your banquet in yet another.
Interested? Learn more about Hacienda Sarria.