Austin is known to be a super hip up-and-coming destination. From amazing varieties of food to try, cool bars to check out, a great music scene, and much more. This cultural hotspot is also a great place to have your wedding! Some couples might shy away form the urban city feel and may be looking for a perfect outdoor oasis near the city to host their wedding. We’ve done a lot of searching and have narrowed down our top 6 favorite outdoor wedding venues in the Austin area!
Hidden away in Shoals creek in Midwest Austin, The Inn at Jennifer’s Garden is the perfect little oasis for your wedding. The well manicured gardens will enchant you and the outdoor amphitheater might be the perfect spot to have your ceremony. The historic house on site was originally built in 1879 by a local sausage maker and has since been turned into a wedding venue. The small inn sleeps up to four people, and although the venue itself is licensed to accommodate up to 250 people, the staff much prefers to host smaller parties of 40 or less people due to the fact that they’re located located in the middle of a residential area and like to keep the noise levels to a minimum.
Capacity: 250 guests
Typical Cost: Starting at fall of 2019 they’ll only be offering one package at $7,500, be sure to contact them for details on what it includes!
Bonus: Their new package will include the venue access from Thursday to Sunday.
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The Ma Maison is just the dreamiest venue that makes you feel as though you’ve been dropped right into the French countryside. The family who owns and runs it really called upon their French heritage when designing this gorgeous venue. Stunning grounds are shaded by old oak trees and the beauty of nature continues throughout the various outdoor and indoor facilities available for your use! The entire staff at The Ma Maison will work together to help make your perfect day go seamlessly.
Capacity: Up to 600 Guests
Typical cost: Packages start at $3,500
Bonus: A Personal collection of antiques and furniture are available for use with your rental!
Located up in the hills 10 miles outside of downtown Austin, The Vista on Seward Hill is the perfect getaway from town. This lavish venue has lots of gorgeous gardens, paths, waterfalls, fountains, and ponds to make you feel as though your wedding is in a romantic fairytale. The rental time includes up to 8 hours total, but additional time can be added for an additional fees. Also included in your rental is access to a DJ and audio system, chairs, tables, kitchen access for caterers, a commercial grade margarita machine (what else does one need?!), and much more!
Capacity: Up to 200 guests
Typical cost: Packages start at $5,550
Bonus: A complimentary 1 hour for a photo session before your event and a complimentary 1 hour for your rehearsal are also included in your rental!
The Villa Del Lago Events Estate and Pavilion is located just outside of Austin, and will give you and your guests stunning views of Lake Travis. This venue is simply something else and offers and amazing experience full of elegance and grandeur. Think Stunning stately buildings and perfectly manicured grounds, creating the perfect romantic atmosphere for your wedding. Both indoor and outdoor options are available for your ceremony and reception including a ballroom or an outdoor covered area. Your rental will include access to an event planner to help ensure your day goes smoothly, along with access to a valet, parking, and shuttle service to make parking and transportation a breeze for you and your guests.
Capacity: Up to 250 guests
Typical Costs: Packages starting at $7,500
Bonus: Separate getting rooms are available for you and yours to hangout in before the day’s events!
Looking for an outdoor boutique garden venue that’s full of Austin charm? The Rambling Rose Ranch might be just the perfect spot for you! Created and designed by artist Morgan Daily Jackson, this venue’s goal is to make everyone who visits feel like they’re at home. Surrounding you in nature, this venue offers use of both quaint indoor and outdoor areas that used to be used as a dressage arena and an outdoor covered arena. Don’t be surprised when you see a few animals that call this venue home running around. Just give them some apples, and they’ll be your best friends!
Capacity: Up to 150 guests
Typical Cost: Starting at $2,550
Bonus: Rambling Rose Ranch is a pet-friendly venue!
Located where renowned landscaping company Big Red Sun once was, 1102 East is sure to be the perfect quaint outdoor wedding venue for you. Large Pecan and elm trees shade both the grounds and the adorable 1930s bungalow creating such a relaxing atmosphere for you and your guests. Lush live garden walls, hardwood floors, clean white walls, accompanied by eclectic and modern decorations give this venue the perfect amount of charm and comfort. Included in your rental are clean up help, getting ready areas for the couple, and wifi is available so your guests will be able to Instagram and tweet every moment of your #wedding!
Capacity: Up to 400 guests
Typical Cost: Packages start at $6,500
Bonus: 1102 East is also another pet friendly venue!
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