We all know that there’s a wide variety of wedding venues in Melbourne, from edgy converted warehouses to luxurious hotels, wineries, beach front locations, and so much more. So how does one pick, when you’re spoilt for choice in one of the most liveable cities in the world?
Each month we are going to showcase four of our favourite wedding venues in Australia’s cultural capital. The crème de la crème of what our fine city has to offer.
Whether you’re planning your dream wedding or just window shopping, prepare yourself for serious eye candy. You are welcome.
1. Crown Melbourne
Set alongside the Yarra River with sweeping views of the Melbourne city skyline, Crown Melbourne is an iconic location. Renowned for refined elegance and opulence, Crown Weddings is ideal for a myriad of decor concepts, guest counts, and unforgettable experiences. The best part? It has multiple event spaces within the building, making you spoiled for choice. The Aviary, located on the level three rooftop at Crown Towers, is the newest event space which boasts views Melbourne skyline. There’s also the lush Garden and River Room and the opulent Pallium for a lavish ballroom affair. Crown Melbourne can play host to a variety of different tastes, from your romantic ceremony to an all-out dance party – making all your wedding day dreams come true. Pure magic.
2. Park Hyatt Melbourne
Perfectly poised in the heart of Melbourne, it’s hard to go past Park Hyatt Melbourne for your special day. As well as being surrounded by history and grandeur, this hotel is a spectacle to behold. Think Italian marble floors, rich wood panelings and a sweeping grand staircase, the hotel’s timeless interiors creates an idyllic backdrop for romance and celebration. It doesn’t get much more swoon-worthy than that! With experienced wedding professionals on hand to assist couples plan every element of your special day, you can be sure your dreams will become reality at Park Hyatt Melbourne.
3. Carousel on Albert Park Lake
Located on the serene waterfront of Albert Park Lake with stunning views of Melbourne’s city skyline, this is a must-see for couples searching for the picturesque location of their dreams. Boasting a Bel Air style entry that sets this venue apart, Carousel on Albert Park Lake is for lovers looking to get married in style. Ceremonies can take place in various areas including the forecourt, balcony & amphitheatre making you spoilt for choice. Attention foodies! Carousel has undergone an extensive redevelopment by renowned caterer’s food&desire so we know you’ll be impressed. Superb food and views? I do.
4. The Langham Melbourne
On the banks of the Yarra River in the exclusive Southbank precinct, old-world glamour meets modern elegance at The Langham Melbourne. From the moment you step into the opulently marbled lobby, with its grand fountain-topped staircase and chandelier-shrouded ceilings, you’ll be forgiven for forgetting which century it is. For a fairy tale wedding that is guaranteed to impress, this is a venue that well and truly earns its five stars. Along with a variety of opulent locations for the ceremony, expect luxurious accommodation and the renowned indulgent Chuan Spa at The Langham. Detox, refresh and relax with healing holistic therapies build upon oriental traditions that seek spiritual and physical harmony.
Eve – Melbourne Bridal Fashion Hub
Wedding & Trends Editor