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34 Stunning Pacific Northwest Wedding & Elopement Venues (Updated for 2024)

December 30, 2022

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Pacific Northwest Venues for Your Intimate Wedding or Elopement

If you are feeling called to celebrate your wedding or elopement in beautiful Pacific Northwest, this list is for you. Get married near the mountains, beaches, forests or rivers that make the PNW so special, and celebrate in style. These are venues perfect for an intimate wedding or elopement. Some are nestled in their own private oasis, or situated perfectly near the PNW’s most famous destinations.

This list features our favorite nature-centric pacific northwest wedding venues that would make the perfect setting for any intimate wedding or elopement.

Are you still searching for the perfect photographer on your intimate wedding or elopement day? We are Trevor and Anna, a PNW based wedding photographer duo, with specialized pnw wedding photography packages.

Washington Wedding Venues

North Cascades Wedding Venues

Seattle Area Wedding Venues

Olympic Peninsula Wedding Venues

Mount Rainier Wedding Venues

Oregon Wedding Venues

Three Sisters Wedding Venues

Mt. Hood/Columbia River Gorge Wedding Venues

Portland Wedding Venues

Oregon Coast Wedding Venues

North Cascades Wedding Venues

Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort

Leavenworth, WA

Outdoor space with epic mountain views, and indoor granite-walled reception spaces set just a few miles outside of Bavarian-themed downtown Leavenworth.

Features: Onsite accommodations, spa services, bar and restaurant, indoor and outdoor ceremony options.


Freestone Inn & Cabins

Mazama, WA

The perfect home base for some of the most popular & stunning trails in the North Cascades.

Features: Onsite accommodations, outdoor ceremony spaces, access to lake, mountain bike, hiking & ski trails, basic event setup & table settings.

Max guest count: 100


Seattle Area Wedding Venues

Woodinville Lavender

Redmond, WA

Ceremony options include lush lavender fields and a beautiful greenhouse in case of rain.

Features: All-Inclusive elopement & wedding packages, wedding planning and coordination, indoor & outdoor ceremony spaces.

Max. guest count: 50


Twin Willow Gardens

Snohomish, WA

Old growth forest ceremony space, lush gardens with an elevated outdoor tented reception space.

Features: Reception tent rental and decor, event set-up.

Max. guest count: 150


The Lookout Lodge

Snohomish, WA

Seasonal (May-October) outdoor event space with reception setup and decor included in a beautiful wooded setting.

Features: Tent rental and decor setup

Max. guest count: 200


Bella Luna Farms

Snohomish, WA

Extensive gardens and European-inspired buildings, with farm-to-table, seasonally inspired service.


The Emerald Lodge

Union Hill, WA

A private wooded forest venue, accessible via an easy trail walk, featuring treehouses straight out of a fairytale.

Features: Climb-in movie theater, firepits, table/chair rentals, treehouse rental, day-of coordination

Max guest count: Ideally 25, but up to 45.


Woodside Haven

Arlington, WA

Serene outdoor event space with a hidden ceremony space among the trees.

Features: Forested ceremony space, outdoor lawn reception area

Max. guest count: 50


TreeHouse Point

Issaquah, WA

Tree House Point Pacific Northwest eWedding Venue

Features: Overnight accommodations, one-of-a-kind treehouses, inclusive elopement packages, event coordinator.

Max. guest count: 80


Olympic Peninsula Wedding Venues

Olympic Peninsula Wedding Venues

Fern Acres

Forks, WA

Intimate outdoor venue with old-growth forests and accessible to stunning coastal destinations near Olympic National Park.

Features: Old growth rainforest and garden event spaces, elopement price offerings.

Max. guest count: 60


Lime Kiln Lighthouse

Friday Harbor, WA

A day-use state park with ocean views, a picturesque lighthouse, and some of the best whale-watching opportunities in the world.


Mount Rainier Wedding Venues

Mount Rainier Wedding Venues

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Eatonville, WA


Altimeter Cabins & Event Venue

Ashford, WA

Outdoor venue with private old growth forest, only a few miles from the Nisqually entrance of  Mount Rainier National Park.

Features: Onsite accommodations, outdoor pavilion and ceremony space.

Max. guest count: 30


Nisqually Winds Mountain House

Ashford, WA

A secluded mountain getaway in close proximity to Mount Rainier National Park.

Features: Pavilion, outdoor grounds, overnight cabin accommodations.


Three Sisters Wedding Venues

Loloma Lodge

McKenzie Bridge, OR

Loloma offers a private lodge wedding experience year-round.


Black Butte Ranch

Features: River, gardens, lawn and wooded areas, outdoor firepits, outdoor stage and full private access to lodge facilities.


FivePine Lodge and Spa

Sisters, OR

Features: Wildflower pond & pine forest, overnight accommodations, inclusive elopement packages, outdoor heated pool.

Max. guest count: 200


Rainshadow Organics

Sisters, OR

A farm to table food experience with a full seasonal menu.

Features: Outdoor ceremony space, catering, outdoor reception space, onsite accommodation nearby.


Mt Hood & Columbia River Gorge Wedding Venues

Timberline Lodge

Government Camp, OR

Mt Hood wedding venue at Timberline Lodge

The historic Timberline Lodge offers a one-of-a-kind alpine lodge wedding experience. There are multiple event spaces within the main lodge, but the true showstopper is the Silcox hut, located a mile higher. This timber and stone structure, with epic views and a cozy fireplace (perfect for the winter), can host up to 40 people. There is even a bunk room with 24 beds for overnight stays!

Features: Onsite accommodations, indoor/outdoor ceremony and reception spaces, incredible views of Mt. Hood, special intimate wedding packages.

Max. guest count: 40 for all-inclusive elopement packages in the Silcox hut, and more space at the main lodge.


The Orchard

Hood River, OR

Working farm event space situated in the Columbia River Gorge with views of Mt. Hood and Mt. Adams.

Features: Farm to table open-air dining, in-house catering.

Max. guest count: 175


The Griffin House

Hood River, OR

Griffin House wedding venue in Hood River Oregon

This upscale outdoor wedding and reception space nestled in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge is a true gem.

Features: Overnight accommodations for VIPs, curated event furniture rental, sweeping river views.

Max. guest count: 175


Cape Horn Estate

Stevenson, WA

Just across the border in Washington, The Cape Horn Estate is located at the base of the mountains in the Columbia River Gorge and features multiple venues both indoors and out, with the historic renovated Greenhouse being their largest option.

Features: Outdoor lawn, garden space with fire pits, mountain views.

Max. guest count: 30-75


Gorge Crest Vineyards

Underwood, WA

Located on the Washington side of the Columbia River Gorge, this vineyard an hour outside of Portland features a garden ceremony space that perfectly frames the dramatic view of Mt Hood behind you.

Features: Indoor/outdoor ceremony options, mountain views



The Mahonian

Portland, OR

The Mahonian is an industrial chic, full-service private event space located on the central eastside of Portland. Led by a dream team of seasoned event and restaurant pros, the venue serves up a full culinary experience with some of the best food and drink the PNW has to offer.

Max. Guest Count: 52 for a seated reception.

Features: Fully catered reception space with a full bar and various menu options.


Horning’s Hideout

North Plains, OR

Scenic outdoor venue less than 30 minutes outside of Portland with multiple venue spaces for groups of all sizes.

Features: Creekside and lakeside outdoor venues


Hoyt Arboretum

Portland, OR

Portland Oregon Wedding Venue

Hoyt Arboretum is a beautiful 189 acre arboretum, part of Portland’s Washington Park downtown. Featuring four outdoor event spaces close to downtown Portland. This living museum can host your outdoor ceremony or reception year round, without ever having to leave town.

Features: Beautiful wooded spaces, A-frame pavilion, redwood grove deck.

Max. guest count: 100



Portland, OR

Blockhouse Wedding Venue Ceremony space in Portland Oregon

Intimate wedding space set in a gorgeous plant nursery, with an open kitchen for catering or private chef.

Max. guest count: 60 seating, 75 standing


Saint Irene’s

Tualatin, OR

Features: In house catering, venue planning services, complimentary table & decor rentals, natural light reception space.

Max. guest count: 120


Leach Botanical Garden

Portland, OR

Features: Covered arbor, outdoor terrance, fireplace indoor reception space.

Max. guest count: 80



Camp Colton

Colton, OR

Camp Colton PNW wedding reception space

Camp Colton sits on 85 acres of private wooded and creekside property, with both indoor and outdoor gathering spaces with a sophisticated summer camp feel. There are onsite cabins, bunkhouses, RV and tent spaces, and we love that you can rent the entire property out for your wedding weekend!

Features: Various overnight accommodation options, wooded outdoor ceremony options, historic chapel, gathering hall with commercial kitchen.


Smith Creek Village and Silver Falls State Park

Silverton, OR

Silver Falls State Park Weddings in Oregon

Smith Creek Village (within Silver Falls State Park) has several reception and ceremony spaces and no shortage of pristine natural areas to explore. The most famous trail in the park is the Trail of Ten Falls, which may be one of the most bang-for-your-buck waterfall hikes in the state. There are 4 different waterfalls that you can walk behind, which makes for a totally unique perspective and experience.

This is a great location for full weddings down to two person elopements.

Features: Various small and large gathering spaces, easy access to beautiful scenery, onsite cabins and lodging, onsite restaurant, community firepits and picnic areas.


Oregon Coast

Oregon Coast PNW Wedding Venues

Crook Point

Gold Beach, Oregon 

One of the few privately owned venues on the Oregon coast, with 2 miles of private coastline.

Features: Epic views, overnight accommodations, various ceremony locations, including on the beach, special elopement pricing.

Max. guest count: 20-300 depending on venue.


Camp Westwind

Otis, Oregon

Summer camp style venue on over 500 acres of protected wilderness.

Features: Overnight accommodations, beach access, in-house catering.


Coastal Cliffs

Brookings, Oregon

Southern Oregon Coast Wedding Venue

Scenic bed and breakfast turned intimate wedding venue with semi-private beach access.

Features: Overnight accommodations, special elopement packages, panoramic ocean views.

Max. guest count: 25



  1. I left an inquiry thinking that was the only way to reach you until I found this! Just wanting to see if we can get our oregon coast elopement venue featured on your website!
    If we can, I’d love to email you all the information about our space!

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