The Best Wedding Venues in Georgia

The Best Wedding Venues in Georgia

January 1, 2024

On the hunt for the best wedding venues in Georgia? It’s no secret that Georgia is home to some of the most beautiful venues, but finding the perfect one for you can be hard. As a Georgia wedding photographer, I’ve been able to capture hundreds of weddings in (and outside) Georgia. Because of this, I want to share with you my top 10 wedding venues in Georgia in hopes that it will help you narrow down your options! All of these venues are beautiful and unique in their own way, ensuring you’ll find the perfect venue for you no matter what look you’re going for. With that being said, let’s get into it!

Ruzin Cunningham | The Best Wedding Venues in Georgia | Georgia Wedding Photographer

1.) Swan House – A Historic Mansion Venue in Atlanta, GA

Dreaming of beautiful boxwood gardens and fountains as your ceremony backdrop? The Swan House is a the perfect venue! This beautiful historic mansion wedding venue is located in Atlanta, Georgia. It was originally designed in 1924 and is even is listed on the National Register of Historic Places! Because the mansion is considered a historic house museum, you cannot host events indoors, though you can tour the mansion with your guests for a few hours during your event!

The Swan House Gardens make for the perfect outdoor ceremony space for your Atlanta Georgia wedding. This venue gives “great Italian gardens” vibes and would be perfect for a beautiful outdoor Georgia wedding as it’s surrounded by stone walls, lush gardens, and well-manicured lawns. The Swan House Gardens can accommodate 50-750 guests depending on the space you choose. Your reception can follow at The Grand Overlook Ballroom which offers barrel vaulted ceilings, beautiful cherry-wood floors, and large windows that overlook the Quarry Garden! The Grand Overlook can accommodate 300-750 guests depending on seating style.

2.) Summerour Studios – An Industrial Warehouse Venue in Atlanta, GA

Summerour Studios is a beautiful refurbished warehouse located in Atlanta, Georgia’s Westside! This venue is also conveniently located in the city. Summerour Studios offers a beautiful Tuscan-inspired Courtyard filled with lush greenery and beautiful balcony walls with tall glass windows allowing the natural lighting to flow into the space for photos. This wedding venue can accommodate anywhere from 50 – 400 guests and offers both indoor ceremony and outdoor ceremony options. Average rental rates are between 4-6 thousand. Not only is every inch of Summerour Studios beautiful, but you can also get skyline views of the city! This space is a great option when looking for the perfect wedding venues in Georgia 

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3.) Kaya Vineyards – A Vineyard Wedding Venue With Mountain Views in Dahlonega, GA

Looking for a romantic vineyard wedding venue with breathtaking mountain views in Georgia? Kaya Vineyards and Winery is perfect for you! Located in North Georgia, this vineyard wedding venue offers the best views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, with a beautiful outdoor pavilion, and delicious wines! Whether you’re dreaming of an indoor wedding or an outdoor wedding, Kaya Vineyards has several spaces to choose from. This wedding venue can accommodate up to 300 guests. Wanna see more from a Kaya Vineyards wedding? Click here!

4.) Cator Woolford Gardens – A 1920’s Estate Venue in Atlanta, GA | The Best Wedding Venues in Georgia

Dreaming of an Atlanta Georgia wedding venue with Italian-style gardens as a backdrop? Look no further. Cator Woolford Gardens is the perfect venue! This beautiful and secluded estate that’s perfectly situated within the Druid Hills on 39 acres. This venue space will make you and your guests feel as though you’ve been taken aback to the 1920’s. The Gardens ceremony space is available from March to December, and the Atrium is available all year round. This space is so beautiful even Zoey Deschanel came for a photoshoot 😉 You can check out that article here!

Make sure to check out Cator Woolford Gardens event packages here. Not only is this venue absolutely beautiful, but all proceeds go to support the mission of the Frazer Center, which is a nonprofit that supports children and adults with and without disabilities, to learn and flourish within their communities!

Images from Cator Woolford Gardens Facebook

5.) The Georgian Terrace – A Luxury Hotel Venue in Atlanta, GA

The Georgian Terrace is a beautiful luxury hotel located right in the heart of Midtown Atlanta. With three gorgeous ballrooms, world-class dining, and stunning architecture detailing throughout, you’re sure to have an elegant and memorable wedding experience at The Georgian Terrace. Choose from The Grand Ballroom, The Piedmont Ballroom, or The Mitchell Ballroom for your wedding. These spaces can accommodate from 70-220 guests depending on which ballroom you choose. Looking for a different space? Consider The Georgia Terrace’s Livingston Restaurant & Bar. This space is unique and can accommodate 20-120 guests and offers a large and open wraparound dining room that creates a vibrant and fun atmosphere! You can see The Georgian Terrace wedding packages here.

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6.) Montaluce Winery – A Mountain Winery in Dahlonega, GA | The Best Wedding Venues in Georgia

Set in the mountains of North Georgia, Montaluce Winery offers breathtaking views and a romantic atmosphere. This venue is inspired by Tuscany and it’s beauty and offers beautiful architecture, perfect as your wedding day backdrop. With four different ceremony spaces and three different reception spaces accommodating anywhere from 100-300 guests, Montaluce Winery makes it easy to find the perfect space for your wedding celebration. Or you can choose to rent the entire Winery Building with a combined capacity of up to 650 guests. The options are limitless, and so are the possibilities! You can see more details on having your wedding at Montaluce Winery here!

7.) The Wildflower 301 – A Historic English Garden Estate in Greensboro, GA

Looking for a dreamy and romantic garden wedding venue? The Wildflower 301 is one of the most beautiful garden wedding venues in Georgia! The Wildflower 301 is a 5,000 sq. foot Estate that sits on 2 acres of English-style gardens! This venue even has a first look platform perfect for a beautiful first look and a private vow exchange. There’s even a private 2 story Newlywed’s Cottage and a Magnolia terrace. Get ready in The White Room with a full-size makeup counter, full-length mirrors, and a mimosa and coffee bar! Then head down for your romantic outdoor ceremony with a cathedral-style backdrop at The Ceremony Garden followed by a beautiful indoor reception at The Celebration House!

8.) Lindale Mill – An Industrial Style Wedding Venue in Lindale, GA

This North Georgia wedding venue is an industrial-style wedding venue located just outside of Floyd County, Georgia. The Lindale Mill is a family-owned wedding venue and focuses on exceptional customer service. If you’re looking for a venue with tons of rustic charm and character, Lindale Mill is the perfect venue for you! Rental fees start at $6,500!

9.) Little River Farms – A Beautiful Wedding Venue in Alpharetta, GA

Little River Farms is a beautiful wedding venue located in the Milton, Georgia area since the 1940s! This venue is conveniently located less than 30 minutes from Downtown Atlanta. It offers a stunning 5,000 sq. foot pavilion and multiple ceremony spaces to choose from. For outdoor ceremony spaces, you can choose from their outdoor gazebo, outdoor orchard, and indoor climate-controlled pavilion, or their romantic fireplace space. You can follow with a beautiful reception at their covered pavilion with custom-built farm tables with beautiful gold chivari chairs! This wedding venue can accommodate up to 250 guests and valet service is included in most wedding packages!

Images from Little Rivers Farms Facebook

10.) Barn South – A Modern Industrial Event Barn in Talmo Georgia | The Best Wedding Venues in Georgia

Dreaming of a romantic barn wedding with a ton of southern charm and an open floor plan? Barn South in Talmo, Georgia is perfect for you! This barn is absolutely beautiful and has large windows throughout the venue to let in natural lighting. South Barn sits on 13 acres of property and has indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception options. This venue also has a beautiful greenery wall, a perfect backdrop for you and your guests’ photos! They also have romantic café lights, a private bridal suite, and a private groom’s airstream!

Which of These Beautiful Wedding Venues in Georgia Are You Choosing?

Truly, you can’t go wrong in choosing any of these beautiful wedding venues in Georgia. It all depends on what you envision your wedding day to look like. From romantic wineries, garden venues, and historic mansions, you’re sure to find the perfect wedding venue for you and your partner on this list! And if you’re in need of a Georgia wedding photographer, I’d love to be a part of your special day! Feel free to learn more about me. If I sound like the perfect wedding photographer for you, then inquire with me, and let’s start talking about your big day! Until then, you can check out more weddings on the blog for inspiration!

Xoxo,          Ruzin

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