The Texas Hill Country is a favorite destination for couples looking to tie the knot. With its rolling hills, sprawling vineyards, magnificent estates and scenic views galore, it’s no surprise that this region is home to some of the most beautiful wedding venues in the country.
Choosing the right venue is key to creating the perfect atmosphere for your special day. If you’re feeling overwhelmed with the plethora of options, don’t fret! We are here to help by sharing a list of some of our favorite wedding venues in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. From vineyards to rustic wedding venues, no matter what your preferences are, the Hill Country has something to offer and just enough magic to make dream weddings come true.
Canyonwood Ridge is located in Dripping Springs, also known as the “Wedding Capital of Texas,” and just 20 minutes south from Austin. This stunning venue that was designed specifically for weddings is surrounded by oak trees and sits on top of a ridge with breathtaking Hill Country views.
Canyonwood Ridge provides beautiful indoor and outdoor ceremony spaces. Choose between an outdoor trellis with scenic views of rolling hills as a perfect backdrop or escape the unpredictable Central Texas weather inside the magnificent indoor chapel that offers an abundance of natural light and spectacular sunset views over the Texas Hill Country.
An ample landscaped great lawn, a covered patio and an impressive reception hall complete the space offerings and provide plenty of flexibility for al fresco cocktails and dining and indoor celebrations. The reception hall can accommodate 299 guests and up to 400 guests when combined with the chapel, offering plenty of space for dining, dancing and celebrating with loved ones.
Mae’s Ridge is a modern wedding venue in the heart of the Texas Hill Country that blends Austin downtown vibes with magnificent Hill Country views a short 30 minute drive from the city.
Follow the winding trails to find several outdoor ceremony spaces with striking beauty like The Grove, Sunset Ridge or the Pavilion. Cocktail hour can take place on the indoor/outdoor patio complete with a built-in bar and a lush green lawn. Mae’s Ridge modern farmhouse style reception hall features a simple design with a crisp interior and six grand glass doors and skylights that fill the space with abundant natural light, the perfect canvas for you to decorate the space to your liking and make it uniquely yours. This climate-controlled modern barn can accommodate up to 250 guests and overlooks 28 acres of incredibly scenic views and a beautiful oak grove, the perfect backdrop to dine, celebrate and dance the night away on your special day.
Pecan Springs Ranch
Pecan Springs Ranch is a charming wedding venue that sits on 17 acres of scenic land between Austin and Dripping Springs. Surrounded by beautiful pecan and oak trees, Pecan Springs also features a creek and a pond and offers breathtaking views of the Texas Hill Country.
The outdoor ceremony sites at this wedding venue are plentiful. You can choose between the pavilion or the stone fireplace courtyard, or you can also say “I Do” under a majestic century old oak, a beautifully decorated pergola or a peaceful oak grove with the tranquil sounds of the nearby creek as the perfect background music.
If outdoor ceremonies are not your style, opt for the 6000 sq ft climate-controlled events hall featuring the perfect combination of floor-to-ceiling windows, exposed wood beams and limestone work to create an inviting and elegant space.
If you are looking for a versatile wedding venue that can equally create a modern rustic wedding ambiance or the elegance of a black tie affair in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, Pecan Springs Ranch is your place.
The Addison Grove
The Addison Grove is a fabulous wedding venue located less than 20 minutes from downtown Austin. This modern farmhouse style wedding venue offers the perfect balance between the convenience to downtown Austin and the charm of the Texas Hill Country. The property features spacious outdoor ceremony areas like a magnificent oak grove and a picturesque pond that makes the perfect ceremony backdrop, as well as a cocktail covered-patio with a cozy fireplace and an inviting lawn with twinkle lights, a perfect space for a full outdoor dining and entertaining experience.
If you prefer to celebrate indoors, opt for the rustic yet modern barn with floor-to-ceiling windows, exposed wood beams and beautiful chandeliers. The venue also offers a luxurious bridal suite and groom’s lounge for preparation prior to the event.Addison Grove can accommodate up to 300 guests and with its rustic yet elegant atmosphere, it has everything you need to host the perfect chic and stylish outdoor indoor wedding.
The Vineyards at Chappel Lodge
The Vineyards at Chappel Lodge is a beautiful wedding venue located just 10 minutes from downtown Austin. This California-inspired vineyard that sits on 53 acres of land surrounded by rolling hills, wildflower fields and magnificent Texas live oak trees, features a stunning stonework lodge with a rustic yet elegant atmosphere blending natural charm and timeless romance.
The Vineyards at Chappel Lodge is the ultimate outdoor wedding venue and can accommodate up to 250 guests in their spacious and magnificently illuminated wedding lawn and reception patio. State of the art heating and cooling systems as well as 2 different tented spaces provide comfort and peace of mind when considering Central Texas’ unpredictable weather. With its natural beauty and relaxed vibe, The Vineyards at Chappel Lodge is the perfect choice for a romantic and intimate wedding.
With so many beautiful wedding venues to choose from, the Texas Hill Country is an ideal location for your special day. We hope this article has set you on your way to make that choice and once you pick a place, be sure to call us! We can’t wait to help you plan and make your dream wedding come true!