Top 10 Rated Portland Wedding Venues, Reception and Banquet Halls
A garden always provides a beautiful and unique background for any wedding or event. Ditch the idea of a wedding chapel ceremony and opt to commit to your partner surrounded by blooming flowers and luscious gardens. At this location, you will enjoy ethereal natural lighting outdoors and a warm romantic indoor setting in the historic Manor House. The rustic house and the garden each provide a classic wedding experience. If the information about the house doesn’t convince you, the images of past weddings surely will.
What could be more romantic and intimate than having your wedding and reception at the Queen Anne Victorian Mansion? The historic house is filled with priceless antiques and beautiful pieces that offer a flawless backdrop for your big day. Many couples choose to take advantage of the lush gardens to host their ceremony and event by choosing a tented section of the garden for the reception. This colorful garden wedding venue also offers to provide decorations, parking, event staff and much more.
Ballrooms are classic locations for wedding receptions, which is why there are so many located in the heart of Portland. It can be hard to decide which one matches your event best. The West End Ballroom is one of the newest additions to the numerous Portland wedding venues, but don’t count them out. When you book this venue, you have full use of the facility for 10 hours, can stay until 2 AM, can use everything on site and you are right around the corner from cheap hotels.
The Urban Studio is a unique events space in the heart of the city. It is not only unique for Portland, but unique for the whole of Oregon. For any size event, the venue works collaboratively with couples to make each event one-of-a-kind. The traditions of a wedding combined with this venue’s modern flare gives you a fun and memorable wedding day guaranteed. Private events start at $1,200 meaning the price of this gorgeous venue will not break your budget.
The Benson in downtown Portland is known for being a well oiled machine when it comes to hosting weddings and receptions. This hotel has been the home of countless events, pulling off each one flawlessly. Hotels are often the most affordable option for a wedding as they provide everything in one inclusive price. With on-site catering and party planning, you can have a stress-free day, dealing with one expert vendor. Take advantage of one of their banquet halls to house you and your guests as you celebrate your wedding.
The Atrium at Montgomery Park is the self-proclaimed ‘best kept secret’ in the Portland wedding industry. With nine stories of glass, you get panoramic views of the entire city park when you book this space. The clean look of the space will make your event feel fresh and light. The venue has plenty of parking for any number of guests as well as security. Whether you want a small wedding venue, large party venue or space for a Quinceanera, this venue can accommodate any and all events.
The Bassanova Ballroom is a classic Oregon wedding venue with a hardwood dance floor and high ceilings. With a balcony overlooking the ballroom floor, the space has two full bars and the option for a satellite bar as well. The possibilities with this space are endless, and will be for the ten hours that you can party in the event space. The venue assists you with everything they don’t provide a service, which is raved about in reviews left by former clients.
The Melody Ballroom seems like it was created especially to make your fairytale wedding dreams come true. With two different elegant ballrooms to choose from, equally as impressive, you can match the size and style of your event easily. With high ceilings and romantic drapery, you will create an intimate setting for you and up to 500 guests. As one of the most classic wedding venues in Portland, OR, you can surely have your dream wedding and celebrate in style.
Sunriver Resort is the home of one of the best wedding planners in Portland, OR. Before you even meet with the consultant, you will answer a basic questionnaire about how you see your ceremony. This will help the planner develop an initial design concept for your wedding before you even meet. Once you have the basics out of the way, like how many guests you will have, the time of day you would like the ceremony and reception etc., then you will be able to get into the thick of things more quickly.