Are you looking for a perfect wedding venue that would match your style and character? Here is a selection of 8 incredible wedding venues in Vancouver and British Columbia. These are by far the most inspiring, unique and memorable places to get married.
I hope my guide will help you to find your match and gather more information about top venues and feel free to get in touch if you need more suggestions and help planning. Enjoy!
The Permanent is a Vancouver event space available for private and public bookings. The space is an ideal wedding venue, but it is also perfect for corporate cocktail & gala events, trade shows, conferences, fundraisers, and private parties.
The Permanent was once a home for the Bank of Canada. Recently, it was completely restored, bringing a landmark, heritage space back to the community.
The original Bank of Canada vault door still stands tall at the head of our main hall, with the jaw-droppingly beautiful stained glass atrium over head. Other neo-classical elements are adorned through out - in the crown mouldings, the bronze chandeliers, and the many tile mosaics. State of the art equipment has been installed through out as well as a custom 16 foot heritage bar.
The Permanent can accommodate up to 130 guests for a seated dinner and up to 250 guests for a standing reception with mixed seating. Maximum capacity is 263 persons, including staff and vendors.
Included in rental:
- On-site supervisor/facility manager
- One front door security host
- Post-event cleaning
- Epson zone specific sound system with iPod hook up and two wireless microphones
- LED 8500 Lumen Projector with HDMI and VGA connectivity
- Zone specific light dimmers on main and second floors
- Wireless internet
- Crystal wine glasses, highball glasses, rocks glasses, and champagne coupes
- Catering Kitchen with Blodgett convection oven, warming oven, stand up fridge, deep freeze
- Bridal room / Green Room / Back of House
- Coat check facilities, racks and hangers (attendant extra)
- Three levels of usable space
- Main floor is fully wheelchair accessible
This Mediterranean style estate definitely a unique find for all of you romantic souls living in British Columbia. It is a perfect place if you want to getaway without leaving the country.
This unique 115 acre oasis is located by the beautiful Shaha lake in Pentincton and surrounded by mountains. God's Mountain Resort creates an atmosphere of relaxation and an abounding appreciation of nature.
They welcome wedding celebrations with a maximum of 100 guests. God's Mountain Resort allows the family members (up to 30) to stay in the home for a two night minimum thus enjoying a relaxed time together before, during and after the wedding celebration.
The Vancouver Club is a unique private venue in the centre of the city, offering an unparalleled setting for entertaining clients, family and friends. Enjoy elegantly appointed rooms, inspired local cuisine and a wine cellar second to none.
They offer a number of multipurpose private rooms; from a 12-guest boardroom outfitted with the latest in technology to a 200-300 guest ballroom for grand occasions.
Built in 1913, 915 West Hastings is a bastion of elegance in the middle of this city of glass. Beautifully appointed and rejuvenated, its rooms provide the ultimate in versatility: classic wood panels and post-modern chandeliers; a bright, airy atrium and a rich, gold mosaic-tiled bar; private nooks and grand ballrooms. Every space in The Club is sleek, elegant and rich with history.
Brix & Mortar–Yaletown’s dining house is located in a 1912 heritage brick building in the Yaletown neighbourhood of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
A unique, glass-covered courtyard is the centerpiece of the upstairs dining area and is popular for small weddings and events. Downstairs offers a second, completely rennovated outdoor patio illuminated by seven-tier glass chandeliers, providing guests with a city-dining experience.
With two floors, two patios, a large dining hall and a number of semi-private nooks, Brix & Mortar is well equipped to host a wedding event:
- 750 weddings hosted
- 95 guest capacity for sit down, multi-course dinners
- Up to 120 for a interactive stand-up cocktail type receptions
- Private room can seat up to 26 guests.
- On-site staff to assist with event plan
- Customized event menus
Cecil Green Park House is a spectacular venue to host a wedding or special event in Vancouver. Situated on the northwest cliffs of the University of British Columbia, an elegant mansion yet fully modern and accessible offering a splendid, incomparable setting as a venue for both university-related occasions, alumni and the community.
Hosting events ranging from business meetings, retreats and small conferences to weddings, birthday celebrations, and other social occasions.
This magnificent venue includes the exclusive use of the main floor of the house, three levels of terraces, as well as the immediate grounds of the house.
For a stand-up reception with casual seating, or for a wedding ceremony only, Cecil Green Park can accommodate a maximum of 200 guests. For a seated lunch or dinner we are able to accommodate up to 110 guests on the terrace and 140 guests inside the house.
Included in rental
- Access to the main floor of the house, terrace, grounds, indoor tables, chairs
- Set up of floor plan
- Tear it down
- Pre and post cleaning.
The Gallery is located in a turn-of-the century heritage building, formerly a provincial courthouse. It is conveniently situated in downtown Vancouver, within walking distance of several major hotels. Founded in 1931, the Vancouver Art Gallery is recognized as one of North America’s most respected and innovative visual arts institutions.
This turn-of-the-century former provincial courthouse building presents a dramatic exterior backdrop for weddings. Locations include the grand foyer and rotunda—with a soaring dome and twin marble staircases—and two of the building’s original historic courtrooms, complete with judge’s stands and rich hardwoods. Or top up your event on the city’s best rooftop experience, the Gallery’s Rooftop Pavilion. Completely protected from the elements, this space enjoys a spectacular view overlooking Robson Square in a unique setting.
With so many one-of-a-kind options to choose from, it’s no wonder the Gallery is the site for Vancouver’s most memorable events!
With breathtaking panoramic views of the coastal mountain range, the Stawamus Chief, and Howe Sound, the Summit Lodge at the top of the gondola is an unbeatable location to host your event. The floor to ceiling windows and cedar beams boast a fantastic mountain retreat to hold your event.
Depending on a size of your wedding, they can set up your ceremony in a variety of locations including inside the Summit Lodge, or outdoors on the Spirit Trail Lookout.
This 1929 renovated heritage Distillery/Winery warehouse offers thirteen foot ceilings and open 2,500 square feet of entertaining space, and can comfortably accommodate up to 120 guests in an intimate setting.
Whether it’s a wedding or any other life celebration the gallery at 100 Braid St provides an unforgettable backdrop of heritage architecture, natural light and art. It allows couples the opportunity to express the connection that art and creativity have in their own lives and create a unique wedding that reflects the essence of who they are.
Reclaimed wood and industrial materials are featured in our floor to ceiling fireplace and lounge seating area, window bench seating, washrooms and kitchen.
Main gallery area of 2,500 sq ft (including two bathrooms, coat room and kitchen)
- Stand Up/Cocktail 120 guests
- Sit down 100 guests
- Décor Vault items available for rent (lighting, furniture, etc)
- Set up and Take Down packages
- Heating and cooling systems
- Covered Loading Dock
- Parking for 11 cars in front; parking for 35 cars in the back
- Wheelchair accessible
- Centrally located (1 minute off Hwy #1, across the street from the Braid St Skytrain Station)
Included in Rental
- 100 vintage wooden school chairs
- Antique Entrance Desk
- 3 small cocktail tables
- Floor plans