If you are planning a wedding in Austin, Texas, and are looking for a unique and luxurious venue, consider hosting your wedding day at one of the many Texas Hill country’s unique mansions. Austin is home to a variety of stunning mansions that can provide a beautiful and grand setting for your wedding. These venues offer spacious grounds, ornate architectural details, and elegant interiors that are perfect for creating a truly memorable event. Whether you envision a grand outdoor ceremony under a white tent or an intimate indoor reception in a grand ballroom, a mansion wedding venue in Austin can provide the perfect backdrop for your special day. Read along to discover the top 10 best mansion wedding venues in Austin, Texas.
The 10 Best Austin Mansion Wedding Venues
Barr Mansion – Located in the hills of west Austin, Barr Mansion is a beautiful mansion event venue with both indoor and outdoor wedding event spaces to choose the perfect location for your wedding. Many couples choose to get married in an outdoor ceremony under the grand oak tree. The Artisan ballroom with its wall of floor-to-ceiling windows is always a guest favorite feature. It feels like a cozy greenhouse in the best way. The picturesque outdoor patio and gardens are the perfect space for cocktail hour. The venue includes multiple rain plan options in case of bad weather on your big day. Couples can choose from the Artisan Ballroom or the newest Farmstead addition. The venue also offers farm-to-table catering and on-site event planning services. The Grand nature of the Mansion makes it one of the best wedding venues. It’s also a company favorite for corporate events. Click here to view all the timeless elegance and modern design Barr Mansion has to offer.
The Grand Lady – Located minutes from downtown Austin in Manor, Texas. The Grand Lady is a stunning mansion with timeless elegance for your dream wedding. It has both indoor and outdoor wedding venues, including a newly constructed modern event hall to accommodate indoor receptions and a beautiful outdoor patio in a natural setting for wedding guests to mingle during cocktail hour. The venue also offers acres of organic gardens where they grow their own flowers and have an on-site florist for added convenience. The Grand Lady is a mixture of historic charm and modern design. See Hannah and Michael’s later summer garden-inspired wedding at The Grand Lady here.
Hotel Ella – Located in the historic Hyde Park neighborhood of Austin. Hotel Ella is a stylish boutique hotel d is the perfect place for an event that boasts both style and sophistication. The hotel consists of both indoor and outdoor event space including a grand ballroom and a stunning view of the mansion from the lawn. Take cocktail hour to the cozy courtyard by the outdoor pool. The venue also offers catering and event planning services. The venue is also perfect for fundraisers, gala’s, or a fabulous birthday party. See Claudia and Jacob’s fairytale Hotel Ella wedding here .
Woodbine Mansion – Located in downtown Round Rock, it’s a true Texas Historic Landmark with a rich history. Woodbine Mansion is a favorite venue impeccably restored by Becky Navarro, owner of Pearl Events Austin. The mansion features both indoor and outdoor wedding ceremony spaces, including a grand ballroom and lush gardens, an ideal location for cocktail receptions. The venue is also ideal for accommodating a smaller guest count and making it a perfect venue for intimate weddings. Other favorites of the venue include the dreamy natural light-filled bridal suite and the masculine decor of the groom’s room. See one of my favorite Woodbine Mansion weddings here.
The Texas Federation of Women’s Clubs – This Georgian Revival mansion is simply referred to as “The Mansion.” It’s located on the southwest corner of 24th Street and San Gabriel Street in Austin, Texas. the Mansion is one of the best Austin wedding venues if you’re looking for that classic elegance for your special event. The Grand Ballroom will entertain a large guest count for your wedding celebrations with its four thousand square foot space and perfectly polished oak floors for a night of dancing on the dance floor. Planning a more intimate wedding celebration? Take your wedding to the outdoor venue in the romantic garden courtyard. The Mansion only hosts one event at a time making the entire space exclusively for you and your guests. Additional rooms to utilize in The Mansion include the formal dining room, the Victorian parlor, and the library.
The Allan House – The Allan House is a charming historic Victorian mansion wedding venue located in the heart of Austin. A true hidden treasure in the heart of downtown. The Mansion boasts, wrap-around porches, lush outdoor space, and wedding and reception spaces that can be tented during inclement weather.
Chateau Bellevue – Want to feel like a fairytale princess on your wedding day? Chateau Bellevue is a unique and romantic venue. Wedding ceremonies are held in the courtyard grounds or the spacious ballroom. This truly one-of-a-kind venue features ornate woodwork and stained glass windows. The venue also offers in-house catering and an extensive wedding menu. The space also provides the perfect backdrop for other wedding-related photo shoots like bridal portraits and engagement sessions.
Laguna Gloria – Ok, I’m going to say it…this is a personal favorite of mine. Laguna Gloria is part of The Contemporary Austin and is located near the heart of downtown Austin. Although this event space is in close proximity to downtown you and your guests will feel like they’ve been transported to Europe. The Driscoll Villa was built in 1916 and has become one of the most sought-after venues for weddings and other private and outdoor events. Tucked along the Colorado River the space flaunts a spectacular view. The property has multiple locations options for an outdoor ceremony behind the Villa or nestled in the wooded pathways among the artful sculptures. Imagine you and your guests dining al-fresco style under the twinkle lights.
Hummingbird House– Located in south Austin, the Hummingbird House is a true garden wedding-inspired venue with a whimsical vibe. Horticulturist, Tom Tinguely lived in this home for 25 years carefully tending to the manicured gardens and tending to the carefully selected plants. Couples can get married in a true oasis of lush greensand then entertain their guests under the pavilion with sheer white draping and chandeliers. See Jowan and Rusty’s winter wedding at Hummingbird House here.
Wishwell House – Last on the list but certainly not least is the elegant new venue, Wishwell House. According to the owner, Katy, the name comes from the saying, “we wish you well.” This gem is located at 511 S Main St. in Georgetown, Texas. Wishwell House is a prairie-style mansion with a history of being a hotel and a law firm before becoming the event space it is today. This newly renovated mansion has taken on a modern flair. The venue’s amenities include a breathtaking courtyard for outdoor ceremonies. an indoor cocktail lounge, and a main hall with two stories of windows that fill the space with ample natural light. See all the beauty of this modern space here.
Selecting a wedding venue is probably the most important task you will face when planning your big day. There are many factors to consider: wedding style, guest count, amenities, location, accessibility, and cost to name a few. These Austin mansion wedding venues are the best the city has to offer and appeal to a large variety of couples with their unique style and needs. Happy hunting!!!
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