Whether you’ve dreamed of having your own your entire life or you just like getting dressed up to eat free food, we can all appreciate a well-put-together wedding. From the flowers to the guest list, music, and even the colour of the napkins, every detail is chosen with the utmost care. However, there’s one factor in particular that we would argue is almost as important as whether or not the couple will even show up on the big day, and that’s the location! In celebration of the upcoming season, here are the 15 most breathtaking (and expensive) spring wedding venues in all of Canada.
If the Banff Springs Hotel is not one of the most Photographed wedding venues in Canada we’re not sure what is. Nicknamed ‘the castle in the Rockies’ The Banff Springs has a stunning backdrop, royal energy, and a catalogue of romantic amenities for before and after the big day.
Where: 405 Spray Ave, Banff, Alberta
Butterflies, waterfalls, greenery? What more could you ask for out of a wedding venue? Cambridge Conservatory really has it all and if you don’t believe us, just give their Instagram a good scroll. This place is a tropical paradise and a dream come true.
Where: 2500 Kossuth Road, Cambridge, Ontario
Located on Fogo Island, Newfoundland, this unique Inn is just as gorgeous as it is remote. For the couple looking for something natural, untouched, and one of a kind, we couldn’t recommend this place enough. From wildlife to world-class architecture, luxury and romance, Fogo will set the stage for a perfectly relaxing, incredibly memorable event.
Where: 210 Main Road, Joe Batt’s Arm, Newfoundland
This ‘treasured heritage landmark’ is one of, if not THE most beautiful venues in Toronto. Though we have several castle types on this list, this spot definitely takes the 3-tiered wedding cake for the most ‘magical’ location in the proper fairytale sense. From the gardens to its stables, guest suites, and arched ceilings, Casa Loma is undeniably romantic and truly unforgettable.
Where: 1 Austin Terrace, Toronto, Ontario
Nestled in an old-growth rainforest on the west coast, you’ll find Cedar Haven; an unreal property venue where natural beauty is celebrated. Honestly, if we didn’t know any better we would have thought this place was photoshopped, but nay nay. It really is just that picture-perfect.
Where: 5783 East Sooke Road, Sooke, British Columbia
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Located in Victoria, BC, Hatley Castle is an incredibly well-maintained ode to the era of royalty, romanticism, and class. Though it was once used as a dormitory for cadets and staff officers at the Royal Roads Military College, it is now also one of Canada’s most beautiful wedding venues and film sets appearing in movies like Dead Pool and the X-Men and it’s clear why. This place is unreal.
Where: Precise ParkLink, 2005 Sooke Rd, Victoria, British Columbia
Located in Alton, Ontario, Mill Croft is one of the more traditional wedding venues on the list. With a beautiful terrace, stunning lake views, and impressive service, this place has definitely earned its place on this list.
Where: 55 John Street, Alton, Ontario
The Forest and Stream Club in Dorval, Quebec has mastered the art of hosting weddings over 134 years. Honestly, to say that they know what they’re doing is a gross understatement. From food to accommodation, drinks, and decor they have everything down pat, but it’s their landscaping that really draws in loved-up Canadians. This place is stunning.
Where: 1800 Lakeshore Drive Dorval, Quebec
With over 100 years of history under its belt, Théâtre Le Paradoxe has seen many an event, several of which have been weddings. With beautiful stained glass windows, vaulted ceilings, and ambiance to die for, this church turned theatre is one of Canada’s most sought-after venues.
Where: Terrasse St-Georges, 5959 Boulevard Monk, Montréal, Quebec
Though it’s not a castle or a Manor, Hart House is an incredible lakeside venue that holds really holds its own. Known for their unreal food, its beautiful landscaping, and its welcoming staff, these folks do weddings incredibly well.
Where: 6664 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby British Columbia
The last place you may expect to see a medieval castle might be Regina, Saskatchewan but this historic building is very well decorated, very big, and very popular amongst quirky couples and dreamers alike. Complete with antique furniture, candle-lit hallways, and more chandeliers than the home depot lighting aisle, Stone Hall Castle is as beautiful as it is era-defying.
Where: 2210 College Avenue Regina, Saskatchewan
Built in 1936, Graydon Hall Manor has a history almost as rich as those who can afford to get married there. With a beautiful garden, tall trees, and a stunning ballroom, this incredible property has become a favourite among polished couples looking with Pinterest-perfect dreams and sky-high standards.
Where: 185 Graydon Hall Drive Toronto, Ontario
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia, VanDusen Botanical Gardens is a beautiful natural space where couples can get married among exotic flowers, towering trees and cascading waterfalls. There’s really nothing quite like it on our list.
Where: 5151 Oak Street Vancouver, British Columbia
The Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal is one of Canada’s most incredible buildings. Though not everyone is welcome to tie the knot under its famed, impeccably painted roof, it’s still definitely worth mentioning, if not only for its extravagant architecture.
Much like Alberta’s Banff Springs, The Fairmont Chateau in Lake Louise is known for its panoramic mountain views, its natural beauty, and its close proximity to crystal clear water. Not only is this particular hotel favoured among those who live in the area, but it’s also beloved by world-travellers who have named it among the most beautiful hotels in the entire world.
Where: 111 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, Alberta
Located in Victoria British Columbia, Oak Bay Beach reigns supreme when it comes to tropical-type locations in Canada. Though you won’t find coconuts or palm trees along the coastline, you will find sand, sun, and romance – all of which are perfect for a wedding.
Where: 1175 Beach Drive, Victoria British Columbia
Cambium is what Pinterest boards are made of. From the barn-core aesthetic to its country charm, there really is nothing quite like this magical spot. Honestly, Canada, these guys practically invented farm-chic.
Where: 18333 Winston Churchill Blvd, Caledon, Ontario
There you have it love birds, the most breathtaking spring wedding venues in Canada. Which one was your favourite? Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments!