Lessie McFarlane

August 2, 2022

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12 Best Reviewed Elegant Wedding Venues in Seattle, Washington

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Elegant Wedding Venues in Seattle, Washington

I’ve handled many weddings over my career as a Seattle wedding photographer. So, I’ve had the privilege of capturing couples at fabulous wedding venues. You can see some of them by clicking this link to check out my portfolio.

I also enjoy sharing free resources with couples planning their wedding and/or elopments in the Pacific Northwest area. Finding the right venue for your celebration can be hard without an expert nudge. So, I’ve made a list of some of the top reviewed elegant wedding venues in Seattle Washington.

This list is a resource for everyone looking for venues in these areas. So, feel free to look through it and let me know your thoughts. Remember that wherever you do end up tying the knot, it’d be my pleasure to be your wedding photographer.

Top Elegant Seattle Wedding Venues

Seattle is such a beautiful town with a mix of wonderful wedding venues. Would you love a glamorous waterfront affair or a boho chic celebration on a rooftop? Seattle has this and more to offer. Here are some of the Top Elegant Seattle Wedding Venues where you can make your dream wedding a reality.

Chihuly Garden and Glass offers a stunning glasshouse wedding venue with a dramatic 100-foot glass sculpture to boot. You won’t find that anywhere else! You can also use the gorgeous landscaped garden for your celebration. In all, there are eight galleries available for you and your guests to enjoy. This venue can host up to 300 guests.

We’ll start this list with the Corson Building, a lovely and elegant intimate wedding venue. This historic home turned restaurant can host up to 30 guests indoors and 80 outdoors. It’s perfect for couples planning a day with those most special to them.  

The Admiral’s House is another historic wedding venue on our list. It sits on top of the Magnolia and has views of the water, Mount Rainer, and the gorgeous Seattle skyline. This elegant wedding venue has been hosting venues since 2014 and can host up to 250 guests. It is lovely, versatile, and magical. Your Seattle wedding photographer will love capturing your wedding at this venue.  

Edgewater Hotel is the answer for couples looking for a Seattle waterfront wedding venue. This wedding venue is on the water, looking directly at the Olympic mountains. You’ll love the views from this venue which offers up to seven different event spaces. It can accommodate up to 120 guests.

The CANVAS brings a mix of contemporary art and modern aesthetics to couples in Seattle. You’ll love the 1000 square feet of space featuring an open floor plan and Douglas fir ceilings. This venue is a beauty to behold. It has contemporary art on display and can host up to 350 guests.  

If you’re planning to host a micro wedding in Seattle, the Micro Venue has you covered. This urban modern venue is nestled in west woodland and specializes in elopements and minimonies. These ceremonies are all-inclusive, meaning you get effortless planning and beauty. This venue can host up to 10 guests.

For those looking for a venue with character, the Sole Repair Shop has been around since the 1900s. It’s been a shoe repair shop and then a warehouse. For your wedding, however, you’ll love the high ceiling, wooden walls, and exposed beams. This venue is also LGBTQ+ friendly and can host up to 150 guests.

Fairmont Olympic Hotel offers couples in Seattle a chance to have the wedding of their dreams. This venue offers two elegant event rooms for indoor celebrations. It also has a lush indoor garden for beautiful celebrations. It can host up to 500 wedding guests and has been handling weddings for over 95 years.

The Ruins is a mix between vintage luxury and an elegant modern wedding venue. You’ll love the European-style ballroom and luxury at this venue. You can host up to 150 guests at this venue and in-house catering.

WithinSodo is an artistic and chic wedding venue with great views. Your Seattle wedding photographer will love capturing your wedding at this venue. There are great skyline views from the penthouse and roof deck. This venue can host up to 625 guests, and you can come with your own vendors.

Couples who want luxury and decadence can head over to the Artic Club Dome Room for the best. This wedding venue offers it all. You’ll love that you can host your wedding ceremony and reception at this venue. One thing to watch out for is that your Seattle wedding photographer will need to do lots of flash photography. It’s a venue with zero windows.

Fremont Foundry offers both indoor and rooftop spaces to couples planning a Seattle wedding. This industrial-size wedding is spacious and stunning. You’ll love your wedding here. It can, however, feel a little closed off as you might be closed off from some of your guests. However, this depends on your guest numbers and seating plan.   

I hope this is a useful list for all you wedding couples looking for an elegant and highly reviewed wedding venues in Seattle, Washington. Don’t forget to hit up your girl to chat and see if we vibe for your wedding day photography!