Saying “I do” is no small feat…
Not only do you have to meet the right person at the right place and the right time, you have to actually fall in love! Then you have to plan the wedding…
To make that part of life easier, we’ve partnered with Vancouver’s most unique event spaces to bring you a curated selection of the most romantic, beautiful and unusual wedding venues in the city. Browse the list, pick a date and start planning. Oh, and enjoy your special day!
Let this venue be your “something blue”.
Surely one of the most unique venues in the city, The Vancouver Aquarium can host everything from intimate receptions to all-out parties that traverse each of the Aquarium’s unique marine-life galleries. Here you can share your first dance among thousands of tropical fish while your guests are surrounded by stunning coral, plant-life and serene blue waters. With over 60,000 amazing aquatic creatures, the Vancouver Aquarium, an Ocean Wise initiative, provides a beautiful backdrop for events both big and small. With their expansive indoor/outdoor space, close proximity to downtown Vancouver, and a dedicated event and banquet team, the Aquarium should be top of the list for any special occasion.
Without a doubt, the Vancouver Aquarium serves as truly a very special place to say “I do”, not to mention an incredible backdrop for your wedding day photography. Something blue? Check that one off the list!
Imagine saying ‘I do’ on a mountaintop surrounded by alpine peaks, centuries-old forest and the sight of a million dancing lights in the city far, far below…
From intimate gatherings to a spectacular parties of 500+, Grouse Mountain Resort is one of the most iconic wedding venues in Vancouver. With multiple event spaces, including a variety of indoor dining spaces and a hummingbird garden, Grouse can suit weddings of all styles and sizes. Stand beside snow-capped peaks, kiss within a field of vibrant wildflowers or pose on the grassy area of 3 Bear Lookout to capture a panoramic shot of you and your loved one, plus the entire city! You can even arrange to arrive to your special day by helicopter or include a scenic chairlift ride. Now just imagine the photos…
The Stanley Park Pavilion offers four wonderful venues to host your ceremony and reception: The Tearoom, Stanley’s Park Bar and Grill, Pavilion Park Lawn and The Lord Stanley Ballroom, an elegant turn of the century ballroom complete with chandeliers, with standing room for 300.
With spectacular heritage venues, a magnificent outdoor ceremony space, first class catering and outdoor spaces adjacent to the park’s whimsical rose garden, Stanley Park Pavilion offers a boutique experience within Vancouver’s most iconic landmark. Their in-house coordinator can assist in planning and executing all of your wedding day needs, including photography, music, and decor, leaving you to focus on what matters most; celebrating your marriage with the people you love most.
In the heart of downtown Vancouver, against the breathtaking backdrop of the North Shore Mountains, the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront stands as one of the city’s most remarkable places to bring your wedding dreams to life.
19 stories above the city, overlooking picturesque Vancouver Harbour, the Pinnacle Harbourfront’s Vistas 360 room is Vancouver’s only revolving event space and a truly special place to say “I do”. It’s one of 20 unique event spaces that make up the hotel’s 35,000 sq. ft. event facility, which also includes a grand 720-person ballroom. All Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront weddings are customized to meet the needs and desires of each couple, so build up that Pinterest board, it’s time to plan the wedding of your dreams.
Pacific Yacht is a 105-foot-long, three-level luxury yacht featuring a warm dining salon, elegant lounge, two full-service bars, and an open-air sky deck with unobstructed 360 degree views of Vancouver’s beautiful skyline. Invite your special guests to an unforgettable three-hour dockside or chartered event aboard the Pacific Yacht while savoring fine locally sourced cuisine and cocktails prepared by our onboard professional team. As Vancouver’s most unique venue, Pacific Yacht Charters has a wide range of hosting experience that has included evening cocktail receptions, private dinner cruises, dockside staff luncheons, board meetings, weekend brunch and Vancouver harbour cruises. They can accommodate between 120 – 240 guests depending on the event. Whatever the occasion, Pacific Yacht guarantees a one-of-a-kind experience complete with spectacular views of the city and everything that makes it awesome.
The Vancouver Rowing Club is a beautiful heritage venue with breathtaking, waterfront views of downtown Vancouver.
Located just inside Stanley Park, The Vancouver Rowing Club boasts a gorgeous patio that overlooks Coal Harbour offering a stunning backdrop to your special day. The venue is located a just short walk to hotels and the downtown shopping district, making it a convenient locale for both the wedding party and your guests. Vancouver Rowing Club can accommodate up to 150 guests for both ceremonies and receptions, and comes with experienced staff to help take the stress out of planning your special day. The venue also works exclusively with Emelle’s Catering, making this venue an elegant one-stop-shop for all your wedding day needs.