Washington’s Great Outdoors: 10 Wedding Venues With Striking Scenery

If you have your heart set on getting married in the great outdoors, then you’ll want to check out Washington’s great outdoor wedding venues! There are so many options to choose from: You can celebrate on the water, overlooking the water, in a garden, on a ranch or farm…. We promise you: At all the venues described below, Mother Nature is definitely front and center.

Salish Lodge and Spa
  • Location: 6501 Railroad Avenue SE, Snoqualmie WA
  • Style: Pacific Northwest lodge luxury with a touch of rustic
  • Fab Features: Their award-winning spa, where the treatments incorporate regional ingredients…and their Romance Concierge, who comes up with great ways to maximize the romantic possibilities during your stay.
  • Event Space Highlights: The Hidden Terrace room lets you exchange vows waterside while gazing out at the Snoqualmie River, its cascading waterfall, and the forested hills in the background. Larger events take place in the Salish Ballroom, accented by mirror panels and modern chandeliers, while more intimate gatherings are held in the Falls Terrace room, which comes with an outdoor terrace, river views and a wood-burning fireplace. Outdoors, the tentable Centennial Green lawn area is great for a ceremony or buffet reception.
  • Notable Amenities: All weddings at the lodge include ceremony and reception facilities, linens, votive candles, fine china, decorated buffet and cake tables, custom menus, dance floor, bartender services and more.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.
  • Accommodations: 84 guest rooms, all with oversized jetted tubs and fireplaces.

Salish Lodge and Spa

Salish Lodge and Spa

Salish Lodge and Spa



Greens Landing
  • Location: 850 Greens Landing Road, Manson WA
  • Style: Refreshingly all-outdoors
  • Interesting Tidbit: This venue’s outdoor sites are available almost year-round, since the area enjoys nearly 300 days of sunshine a year!
  • Event Space Highlights: Multiple ceremony and reception locations, including waterfront lawns, a pool and picturesque terraces, offer panoramic views of Lake Chelan and the surrounding mountains.
  • Wedding Package Perks: You have your choice of any or all of their 3 event areas for the entire weekend, along with wedding-planning services, tables and chairs, and more.
  • Catering: Select from list.
  • Accommodations: Sleeps up to 6 in the 2-bedroom Pool House.

Greens Landing

Greens Landing

Greens Landing



Beacon Hill
  • Location: 4848 East Wellesley, Spokane WA
  • Style: Hilltop clubhouse in garden setting
  • Interesting Tidbit: Beacon Hill Events is a family-owned business that’s committed to delivering both fantastic food and outstanding service. They’re always striving to come up with unexpected touches that make each event stand out.
  • Event Space Highlights: Outdoor events unfold among beautiful gardens, tranquil ponds, and rushing waterfalls in spring and summer. Parties in the clubhouse are treated to views of the grounds, which are also lovely in winter when the pines are covered with snow.
  • Notable Services: Their full-service wedding and special event design and planning team will help you create the celebration you envision.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill



Kelley Farm
  • Location: 20021 Old Sumner-Buckley Highway, Bonney Lake WA
  • Style: Rustic and elegant
  • Interesting Tidbit: Romance is part of this working farm’s legacy! In 1886, John Ezra Kelley presented the farm house (today’s Yellow House) to his wife Sadie as a gift on their wedding day.
  • Event Space Highlights: The historic Barn features artfully crafted swinging doors, reclaimed wood siding, and a cross-beam ceiling showcasing dazzling crystal chandeliers. Outdoors, the Courtyard is a secluded, park-like ceremony setting with sweeping vistas of the pastureland below and nearby stands of tall trees.
  • Notable Amenities: The old “Green House,” which has been completely restored, serves as the cozy bridal cottage—a relaxing sanctuary for the bride and her attendants. There’s also plenty of complimentary parking.
  • Catering: Select from list.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

Kelley Farm

Kelley Farm

Kelley Farm

Kelley Farm



Roche Harbor Resort
  • Location: 248 Reuben Memorial Drive, Roche Harbor WA
  • Style: Seaside island resort
  • Fab Feature: They’ll give you a substantial discount on the venue fee if you book your wedding on a non-peak date (in spring or fall) or Monday–Thursday anytime.
  • Event Space Highlights: Ceremony venues include the Sunken Garden, filled with blooms from April through October, and the historic hilltop Chapel overlooking the harbor. Indoor receptions are held in the seaside Gazebo Room with an expansive deck facing the water. The Pavilion and Courtyard provide an indoor/outdoor experience, while the Seaside Lawn at the edge of the water is completely al fresco.
  • Notable Services: They take a “dining as entertainment” approach to food, so guests will be able to watch the culinary team preparing and serving food directly in front of them. The cuisine itself incorporates as many local ingredients as possible, like seafood from the Salish Sea, beef from Eastern Washington and produce from the Skagit Valley.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.
  • Accommodations: They offer a range of lodging, from condos and cottages to 3&4-bedroom homes and hotel guest rooms.

Roche Harbor Resort

Roche Harbor Resort

Roche Harbor Resort



Chambers Bay Golf Club
  • Location: 6320 Grandview Dr. W, University Place WA
  • Style: Waterfront golf course
  • Fab Feature: This championship golf course not only serves up panoramic vistas of the water and Olympic Mountains, it also hosted the 2015 U.S. Open!
  • Event Space Highlights: The white tent pavilion and patio boasts stunning views of the golf course and Puget Sound through floor-to-ceiling windows.
  • Notable Services: They’ll customize your menu to your taste and budget, and help you plan every aspect of your wedding from the ceremony and reception to the rehearsal dinner and bachelor party. Plus, parking is free!
  • Catering: Provided in-house.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

Chambers Bay Golf Club

Chambers Bay Golf Club

Chambers Bay Golf Club



Rein Fire Ranch
  • Location: 27615 340th Avenue SE, Ravensdale WA
  • Style: Relaxed, rustic, country
  • Fab Feature: The gorgeous scenery provides nonstop photo ops.
  • Event Space Highlights: The Barn Meadow is a delightful place for an outdoor ceremony, complete with a whitewashed fence and wooden arch. After saying “I do,” dine and dance in the reception tent.
  • Wedding Package Perks: The basic rental package includes parking for your guests, use of the picturesque meadows, ceremony garden & pavilion and cocktail cabana, as well as an on-site coordinator during your event.
  • Catering: Select from list or BYO.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

Rein Fire Ranch

Rein Fire Ranch

Rein Fire Ranch



Belle Gardens
  • Location: 31317 North Cedar Road, Spokane WA
  • Style: Victorian home and gardens
  • Fab Feature: The Victorian home is a sweet place for the bride and her entourage to dress and prepare, while a separate cottage is available for the groom and his guys to get ready.
  • Event Space Highlights: The venue’s 5 garden acres boast a wildflower field, pond, waterfall and gazebo (all great for ceremonies), along with a variety of staged vignettes, like a clawfoot bathtub scene, a dressed-up shabby chic bed in the woods, a vintage flatbed truck and a photo booth with props. Tents and heaters are supplied as needed.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Event packages are tailored to each couple’s needs, and include tables and chairs for 150 guests, an outside dance floor, and a photo booth with props. There’s also free parking for up to 200 guests!
  • Catering: Select from list or BYO.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

Belle Gardens

Belle Gardens

Belle Gardens



Laurel Creek Manor
  • Location: 7611 166th Avenue East, Sumner WA
  • Style: European-style manor and gardens
  • Fab Feature: The Bridal Suite is enchanting with its fabulous seating, private Juliet balcony, cathedral windows, and pink marble bathroom! It’s got a walk-in closet and air conditioning, too.
  • Event Space Highlights: The house boasts dark wood floors, a stone fireplace, and a covered porch and large terrace for outdoor dining and dancing. Two acres of landscaped English gardens include a beautiful arbor for an open-air ceremony, as well as Italian fountains, a historic barn, and other delights.
  • Notable Amenities: The venue rental includes exclusive 8-hour use of the 5-acre estate, manor house, Bridal Suite and Groom’s Dressing Room; planning assistance; tenting; on-site parking; optional rental items; a children’s playground; and more.
  • Catering: Select from list.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

LaurelCreekManor

LaurelCreekManor

LaurelCreekManor



Quail Run Ranch
  • Location: 506 N Quail Avenue, Newport WA
  • Style: Nature and more nature!
  • Fab Feature: Ponds, barns, grassy fields and antique farm implements provide amazing photo opportunities throughout this 50-acre ranch.
  • Event Space Highlights: A vintage white gazebo surrounded by a manicured lawn and flower gardens is a romantic setting for the ceremony. The patio next to the barn hosts receptions.
  • Notable Amenity: The charming bridal suite in the renovated barn is full of fun antiques and props for your use.
  • Catering: Select from list or BYO.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels.

Quail Run Ranch

Quail Run Ranch

Quail Run Ranch



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