From elegant halls with elaborate tapestries to the natural backdrop of lakes, parks and mountains, wedding venues are as diverse as the couples, themselves.
Lit walkways, rose-strewn aisles, fountains and koi ponds delight brides, grooms, and guests.
Whether the couple prefers a small intimate wedding in a quaint gazebo, or glamorous weddings in a village courtyard, there is a bevy of options on this list of the Top 10 Wedding Venues in Phoenix.
Boojum Tree Hidden Gardens
Enormous trees, soothing fountains and brilliant flowers make the Boojum Tree a gorgeous backdrop for any wedding.
The romantic walkways, lit with candles and draped with vines, with picturesque ponds, and an indoor tropical garden, can make brides’ dreams for the perfect wedding come true.
This destination has dressing rooms to pamper brides and grooms as they prepare for their special day.
Sahuaro Ranch Park
Dozens of couples exchange vows on the grounds of the 17-acre Sahuaro Ranch Park Historic area. A period home from the 1800s gives this venue a nostalgic appeal.
The grounds include a guest house, barn, orchard, and other restored buildings.
Typically, marriage ceremonies are performed in the rose garden or on the impeccably-kept, emerald front lawn with shady, towering palms.
Brides walk down a rose petal-lined aisle in a venue known for its elegant beauty. If sophisticated details exemplify the perfect venue, Tre Bella’s stylish Stanza room with flowing white drapes and elaborate chandeliers fits the bill.
For the reception, the Bianca room features versatile furnishings and decor options which can be transformed from classic dark colors to dazzling and bright.
Inspirador’s has unforgettable Colonial style buildings and a courtyard where couples wed on sunny days or warm star-filled Arizona nights. Couples who are in the planning stages of their ceremony can begin the creative process in the inspiration room.
Brides get dressed and prepare for their ceremony in the Bridal Retreat, and couples unite in marriage in a venue lit with twinkling lights, flowing white drapes, and an aisle artistically decorated with lovely phrases.
Aldea At Tlaquepaque
At Aldea At Tlaquepaque, couples can wed in a private village with a courtyard that is open to experience the desert’s deep blue skies or dazzling nights. The bride can make an unforgettable entrance, descending stairs to meet the groom.
Tiny lights, fountains and beautiful archways are some of the touches that make weddings memorable at Aldea At Tlaquepaque as couples wed in the lovely courtyard.
Wedding parties might opt to have a reception in a second courtyard or dine inside a richly appointed banquet hall.
The Groves Wedding Garden and Reception Center
The Groves operates two options for weddings, an indoor/outdoor venue, called the Groves at Greenfield, and an outdoor venue at a private residence, Grove 606.
Designated for receptions, inside at the Groves at Greenfield, couples and their guests can celebrate in the large, airy, 200-square-foot building.
They can opt to have an outdoor reception or pose for photos on the well-kept lawns. Ceremonies are held at Grove 606 among the waterfalls, koi ponds, and orange trees. This outdoor venue also offers grilling and fire pits for receptions.
Ranchos de los Caballeros
Classic views of the hilly desert and the rustic ranch are pleasures that couples who wed at Ranchos de los Caballeros can enjoy.
There are three options for receptions, a dining hall, golf club room, or a conference center.
After the wedding, the happy bride and groom can also honeymoon in one of the private suites on the grounds.
San Tan Weddings
San Tan Weddings provides intimate weddings with a few family members and friends. Have nuptials outside with a view of the lake or indoors in a quaint hall with an archway decorated with flowers.
San Tan Weddings offers ceremonies at parks in Arizona, but the company helps couples plan outdoor weddings in backyards, too. Couples need to only choose their favorite place, and the company provides the rest.
Studios 5c Rooftop Patio
Couples can feel as though they are on top of the world during a rooftop reception at Studios 5c.
On chilly evenings, an outdoor fireplace can illuminate the night and warm guests as they celebrate with the new couple.
Overlooking downtown, the patio is a stunning venue with fabulous views from its penthouse patio.
Desert Botanical Gardens
The Desert Botanical Gardens with its pavilions, terraces, and courtyards set among a bevy of wildflowers, succulent, or enchanting cacti is a fantasyland of ceremony options.
Some couples opt for sunset weddings with dreamy views of the desert vista by day or a romantically lit hillside wedding by night.
A wedding in the herb garden provides delicate scents of lavender and the garden’s open air pavilion is often chosen for nuptials under the stars.
During the day, wedding parties can see Papago Buttes as the bride and groom exchange vows.