Montreal, dubbed the “City of 100 Steeples” by Mark Twain in 1881, is true to its moniker when it comes to wedding venues. This city provides exquisite indoor and outdoor spaces for every style and size of wedding. With a city that experiences seasonal weather changes, Montreal wedding venues are prepared for all that Mother Nature throws their way. This modern city features historic cathedrals like Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, regal hotels such as Hotel Le Place d’Armes, modern spaces like Canvas Montreal Loft, and more. Whether it’s an elegant vineyard setting or an expansive ballroom, the city of Montreal’s top 25 wedding venues will excite any happy couple.
1.Hotel Le Place d'Armes
Hotel Le Place d’Armes in Old Montreal, takes couples back in time with its neoclassical 19th century setting providing couples with an event space for a sophisticated wedding. This venue features two ballrooms, the Bossa Nova and the Opera. The Opera Ballroom features expansive pane windows that provide views of the cityscape, exposed brick walls, and accommodates 120 guests. The Bossa Nova Ballroom features a dance floor, ornate wood trim, and accommodates 250 guests. Hotel Le Place d’Armes also offers a rooftop terrace for photo opportunities, a wedding night suite that’s complimentary, and an exquisitely prepared executive chef wedding breakfast.
55 Rue St Jacques Street West, Old Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-842-1887
© L’Auberge Saint-Gabriel
L’Auberge Saint-Gabriel in Montreal, an award-winning wedding venue, features five elegant spaces to host both ceremonies and receptions. This former inn turned vintage restaurant and event space is an ideal location for couples wanting a historic venue with masculine touches. The Patio is an intimate space that accommodates up to 60 guests and provides views of the cityscape. The interior of this rustic venue is truly eye-catching with Grenier Hall on the top floor accommodating 150 seated guests. It features vaulted wood ceilings, hardwood floors, a stone feature wall, and a working fireplace. Truteau Hall is another win with wrought iron chandeliers, exposed stone walls, and vintage touches. It accommodates 112 seated guests.
426 St Gabriel Street, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-878-3561
3.Cabaret Lion d'Or
© Cabaret Lion d'Or
Cabaret Lion d’Or is one of Montreal’s last remaining cabarets from the 1930s. The art deco décor represents the cultural scene of the city in days gone by. It’s an ideal location for a vintage-themed wedding. The venue allows couples to host the blessed day in an old-school theater with an interior that features red velvet drapes, and hardwood floors, plus wall sconces and overhead ceiling lights. The venue also features blonde wood columns, a stage, and balcony seating. Cabaret Lion d’Or can accommodate 200 guests and offers linens, glassware, flatware, barware, tables, chairs, lighting, sound, event planning, and set up and clean up.
1676 Ontario Street East, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-598-0709
4.Canvas Montreal Loft
© Canvas Montreal Loft
Located just minutes from West Island and downtown Montreal, Canvas Montreal Loft is an event space that is both vintage and modern, making it an ideal choice for couples wanting a chic vintage or contemporary wedding. This 3,000-square-foot event space is styled after New York’s Soho district in a building that was first built in 1929. Canvas Montreal Loft can accommodate 150 guests with an interior design that features an exposed wood beam ceiling, several brightly lit chandeliers, and a stone feature wall. It also features hardwood floors, a romantic fireplace, a large bar, and comfortable lounge seating.
870 Rue Notre Dame, Lachine, QC, Phone: 514-726-3099
© Centre Mont-Royal
Located in Montreal’s entertainment and business district, Centre Mont-Royal provides unique event space in an eco-friendly building and is ideal space for couples wanting a romantic ceremony. This elegant event space allows couples to decide how they want the space set up, Centre Mont-Royal’s staff will do the rest. The main ballroom features views of the Golden Square Mile from its large floor to ceiling windows, a working fireplace, and this space can accommodate up to 500 guests. This venue also offers set up and clean up, linens, chairs, tables, banquet chair covers, glassware, cutlery, chinaware, and napkins.
2200 Mansfield Street, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-844-2000
6.Costa Del Mare, Inc.
© Costa Del Mare, Inc.
Located in Montreal, Costa Del Mare, Inc. prides itself on providing excellent service at its two large wedding venue spaces, making this location an ideal place for a large wedding. The grand Reception Hall can accommodate up to 350 guests and features ornate ceiling tiles, recessed lighting, and a large dance floor. This expansive room also has a large custom-built wood bar. The smaller Reception Hall accommodates 150 guests and features a wood dance floor, large frame windows, and recessed lights. Costa Del Mare offers wedding packages with decorations, centerpieces, a bar, tables, chairs, linen, and seat covers.
5605 Rue d’Amos, Montreal-Nord, QC, Phone: 514-322-7140
7.Delta Hotels by Marriott Montreal
Delta Hotels by Marriott Montreal on President-Kennedy Avenue is a contemporary hotel in downtown Montreal, and is an ideal location for couples hosting a modern wedding. The venue can accommodate as many as 600 guests in a total event space of over 15,000 square feet. Opus 2 Room accommodates 150 seated guests and features pristine white walls, ornate wall decorations, and large windows offering sweeping views of downtown. The Grand Salon Symphonie Room seats 450 guests and provides cushioned chairs, large windows, and intricate lighting concepts.
475 President-Kennedy Avenue, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-286-1986
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Entrepots Dominion, located in Montreal’s trendy St. Henri neighborhood, offers two flexible rooms in a ground floor space that are easily customizable, making this venue ideal for the couple who wants to put their stamp on their special day. Entrepots Dominion is housed in a rustic 1889 building that has been completely renovated. Conveniently labeled The Big Room and The Small Room, The Big Room features nearly 5,000 square feet of space, brick walls, dark wood floors, exposed ceilings, wall sconce lighting, and white pillars. It seats up to 250 guests, The Small Room is a little over 1,000 square feet; it can accommodate up to 75 guests.
3968 St Ambroise Street, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-373-2981
9.Espace Gare Viger
© Espace Gare Viger
Located in Montreal’s Old Port, Espace Gare Vigar is a breathtaking venue inside the historically restored Gare Berri Train Station, making this iconic location a great event space for a truly romantic wedding. This regal venue features dazzling chandeliers juxtaposed with an exposed industrial style ceiling, stained concrete floors, brick walls, and large windows that offer views of the cityscape. There is an elevated stage for the bridal party or live music. The space can accommodate up to 400 seated guests. This venue also offers a bridal suite, set up, clean up, catering, and an event planner.
755 Berri Street, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-315-3773
© La Toundra
La Toundra in Montreal is located in the middle of the fabulous Floralies Gardens and is an ideal location for couples planning a large upscale wedding. La Toundra offers an expansive space to host the biggest of ceremonies. This richly designed venue features large windows that overlook downtown Montreal and the gardens below. A Mezzanine with outdoor lounge furniture and a bar is included. La Toundra also features original, classic frescoes from the Canada Expo 67 Pavilion, an indoor bar, and a cloakroom. This venue accommodates 150 seated guests, and provides a giant screen and a video projector.
1 Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-872-9013
11.L'Ambroisie et L'Espace Canal
L’Ambroise et L’Espace Canal in Montreal, overlooking the Lachine Canal, hosts events small and large in its elegant banquet halls and terraces. The venue features the L’Ambroise and the Canal Room for sophisticated and stylish weddings. L’Ambroise seats up to 120 guests and features an art deco bar and Greco Roman columns. The urban chic Canal Room seats up to 275 guests with a dance floor, spacious terrace, audio visual equipment, and its own full-service bar. The venue also provides chairs, tables, chair covers, glassware, linens, and a helpful staff to take care of any matter.
4020 Rue Saint-Ambroise Porte #140, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-932-0641
12.Le Chateau Taillefer Lafon
Le Chateau Taillefer Lafon in Montreal is a modern-day French chateau, the first vineyard in the Quebec area authorized to call itself so. This regal location is the perfect backdrop for a spectacular wedding. Couples rent the entire chateau on their big day and availability is only Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. They’re currently booked two years in advance. The venue offers indoor/outdoor space with a large ground floor hall and outdoor terrace. The outdoor patio features views of the vineyard, large trees, and accommodates 100 seated guests. The indoor space is elegant with a glittering chandelier and sconce lighting, a working fireplace, hardwood floors, large pane windows, and period furniture.
1500 Montee Champagne, Laval, QC, Phone: 450-689-6940
13.Hotel Le Crystal
© Hotel Le Crystal
Hotel Le Crystal on Rue de la Montagne in Montreal is a regal hotel with elegant event space making this venue an ideal location for a romantic wedding. Le Diamant Reception Hall offers seating for 500 guests and features elegant yet modern décor, a large dance floor, and several chandeliers. La Perle Reception Hall accommodates 250 seated guests and has large windows, elegant chandeliers, and a dance floor surrounded by carpeting. Le Saphir Reception Hall has large windows, stylish chandeliers, an ornate ceiling, and accommodates 129 guests. La Topaze Reception Hall is the smallest, accommodating 90 guests and a small dance floor.
1100 Rue de la Montagne, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-861-5550
© Le Madison
Le Madison in Saint Leonard is a European-style reception hall that is perfect for the couple wanting a large, lavish, traditional wedding. The luxurious décor includes tray ceilings with recessed lighting, a wall of windows behind sheer curtains hanging from the ceiling, white Chiavari chairs at banquet and round tables draped in fine linens, a neutral color palette for ease of décor, and tall, ornate table lamps. The space can be divided into three smaller rooms seating up to 195, 185, or 360 guests. Couples can expect turnkey wedding packages based on budget and style. Complimentary valet service is available for all guests.
8750 Boulevard Provencher, Saint Leonard, QC, Phone: 514-374-7428
15.Le Saint-Sulpice Hotel Montreal
© Le Saint-Sulpice Hotel Montreal
Le Saint-Sulpice Hotel Montreal sits in the heart of Old Montreal, offering intimate event space for couples wanting a quaint ceremony. The venue provides four soundproofed event rooms that are waiting to be set up to the happy couple’s specifications. Le Moyne-Le Ber provides space of 1,000 square feet and features an ornate tile ceiling and old stone wall. It can be split to make two-separate spaces. St. Paul 1 is a basement type loft that can open up and combine with St Paul 2. It has windows that allow in natural light and offer a view of St. Paul Street from 950 square feet of event space.
414 Saint Sulpice Street, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-288-1000
16.Le Westin Montreal
© Le Westin Montreal
Le Westin Montreal is mere steps away from Old Montreal, Palais de congress de Montreal, and Notre Dame Basilica, proving that this regal hotel is an ideal venue for a lavish wedding. The interior décor of the stately venue features marble floors in the foyer, detailed wood trim, and large pane windows with views of both downtown Montreal, and a beautifully sculpted fountain. This venue also offers wedding specialists to help make the day run as smoothly as possible. The venue can accommodate up to 450 guests. It provides couples with a tasting party and catering to traditional and nontraditional ceremonies.
270 Saint-Antoine Street West, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-380-3333
17.Le Loft Hotel Montreal
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Le Loft Hotel Montreal, originally erected in 1920, offers three distinct event spaces that are ideal for couples wanting a low key, but chic wedding venue. Le Loft Hotel Montreal’s contemporary indoor space awaits the modern couple. Sherbrooke Hall features high ceilings, white sheer curtains, a giant two-tiered candelabra-style chandelier, gleaming floors, and a modern ambience. It seats up to 120 dinner guests. St. Denis Hall, even larger, accommodates over 300 seated guests. Loft 500 is a modern space with seating for up to 60 with wood floors, large pane windows, recessed lighting, and pristine white walls and columns. The venue also provides wireless microphones and plasma screens.
334 Terrasse Saint Denis, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-439-1818
© Plaza Antique
Plaza Antique, the oldest reception event venue in Montreal, has been serving the community since 1972. It provides couples with a lavish and sophisticated wedding location. Plaza Antique offers six flexible reception halls and three private terraces. Olympia Hall features wood-paneled walls, a raised lounge stage, and luxurious mirrored ceiling. Apollo Hall has a more modern look with exposed HVACs, tile floors, and ornate ceiling lighting. Bacchus Hall has a chic, rustic vibe to it with large windows, hardwood floors, exposed piping, and stone columns. The Aria is the venue’s famed rooftop terrace featuring a BBQ grill, bar, and panoramic views.
6086 Sherbrooke Street East, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-255-2922
© Plaza Volare
Located inside the Crown Plaza Hotel in Montreal and being in operation for nearly 30 years, Plaza Volare is an ideal event space for couples wanting a romantic wedding. Plaza Volare provides indoor and outdoor event space featuring a tent and garden that has 4,000 square feet and is operational for all four seasons. The Paris-Rome ballroom features a mirrored ceiling, chandeliers, and a wood dance floor. The quaint Venetian Room is ideal for smaller weddings and features sheer curtains, 12-foot ceilings, and is over 2,000 square feet of entertainment space. The expansive International Room can accommodate as many as 1,200 guests.
6600 Chemin de la Cote-de-Liesse, St Laurent, QC, Phone: 514-735-5150
20.Basilique Notre-Dame de Montreal
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Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal is the country’s first neo-gothic church with breathtaking architectural detail that dazzles the eyes. From its exceptional stained glass windows to its blue colors and gold leaf details, it’s a decorative wonder. The Notre-Dame-de-Bon Secours Chapel inside the Basilica was built for religious ceremonies like weddings. A stunning carved altarpiece is the focal point of the emotionally moving Chapel. Residents of Montreal must reserve their wedding day six months in advance to accommodate pre-wedding preparations. For all others, the timeline is eight months of planning and preparation. Weddings are held on Saturdays.
400 St. Paul Street East, Old Montreal, Champ-de-Mars, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-282-8670
Renaissance in downtown Montreal, offering views of the cityscape, is an ideal wedding/ceremony space for couples wanting a romantic big day. The venue offers unique spaces that are all designed to enhance any style of ceremony. The Air Rooftop Terrace provides sweeping views of the Montreal skyline and features cushioned outdoor lounge furniture, fire pits, and a bar. The Green Line room features 2,000 square feet, accommodating 112 seated guests, and a dance floor. The venue space also features modern décor with an open ceiling concept, recessed and pendant lighting, large windows, and a state of the art audio/visual system.
1250 Boulevard Robert-Bourassa, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-657-5000
22.Riviera Reception Halls
Offering over 40 years of dedication and experience, Riviera Reception Halls in Montreal provides the would-be bride and groom an event space that is ideal for a lavish wedding. This elegant venue features four luxurious banquet rooms that are all sophisticated, but with different styles. The foyer features a marble staircase with floor-to-ceiling windows, pendant lights, and a water fountain under the stairs. One banquet room features hardwood floors, large windows, and ornate tile ceilings. Another room features dazzling chandeliers, large windows, and a ceiling with a unique design. The venue offers tables, chairs, décor, linens, and additional lighting.
7600 Boul Henri-Bourassa East, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-355-5555
Located in Montreal’s Old Port, La Scena is an exquisitely, unique event space that takes advantage of the different seasons this area has to offer and is an ideal venue for couples who are budget-minded. This sleekly designed venue offers three beautiful terraces that provide spectacular views. All the rooms feature large windows offering views of Old Montreal and the water. Distinct features exist in each room as well with high vaulted ceilings, wood floors, exposed piping, and hardwood and tile flooring. La Scena has enclosed terrace space to protect from inclement weather, and also provides comfortable lounge seating.
Jacques-Cartier Pavilion, Quai Jacques-Cartier, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-288-0914
24.The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal
© The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal
The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal on Sherbrooke Street is better known as The Grande Dame. The upscale hotel is the perfect choice for couples wanting a sophisticated wedding venue of any size. The opulent hotel features six spaces for ceremonies and receptions accommodating 60 to 250 guests. The Oval Room and Terrace is the most in-demand space where couples can hold their ceremony on the terrace and their reception in both the indoor and outdoor space. The beautiful Blue Room and the stylish Ritz and Carlton rooms are great choices for smaller weddings of up to 60 guests. The Five Diamond hotel has three customizable wedding packages and a downloadable wedding guide.
1228 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-842-4212
25.The Windsor Ballrooms
© The Windsor Ballrooms
The Windsor Ballrooms, a six-time WeddingWire Couples’ Choice award-winner located in downtown Montreal’s Le Windsor Hotel, provides couples with a venue for a fairytale wedding. This elegant hotel features space styled after the French Renaissance, including the Windsor Lounge, a ballroom of 5,000 square-feet. It seats 450 guests and features dazzling crystal chandeliers, French mirrored doors, and 20-foot-high golden ceilings. Peacock Alley is a stunning space with shining marble floors, extravagant crystal chandeliers, and a historic fireplace. This remarkable room has a seating capacity of up to 300 guests. Planning is easy with several wedding packages and a dedicated wedding planner to guide couples.
1170 Rue Peel #110, Montreal, QC, Phone: 514-393-3588
25 Best Wedding Venues in Montreal
- Hotel Le Place d'Armes, Photo: NMorguelan/stock.adobe.com
- L’Auberge Saint-Gabriel, Photo: L’Auberge Saint-Gabriel
- Cabaret Lion d'Or, Photo: Cabaret Lion d'Or
- Canvas Montreal Loft, Photo: Canvas Montreal Loft
- Centre Mont-Royal, Photo: Centre Mont-Royal
- Costa Del Mare, Inc., Photo: Costa Del Mare, Inc.
- Delta Hotels by Marriott Montreal, Photo: anna_gorbenko/stock.adobe.com
- Entrepots Dominion, Photo: Christian Schwier/stock.adobe.com
- Espace Gare Viger, Photo: Espace Gare Viger
- La Toundra, Photo: La Toundra
- L'Ambroisie et L'Espace Canal, Photo: Chris/stock.adobe.com
- Le Chateau Taillefer Lafon, Photo: lisovoy/stock.adobe.com
- Hotel Le Crystal, Photo: Hotel Le Crystal
- Le Madison, Photo: Le Madison
- Le Saint-Sulpice Hotel Montreal, Photo: Le Saint-Sulpice Hotel Montreal
- Le Westin Montreal, Photo: Le Westin Montreal
- Le Loft Hotel Montreal, Photo: Paul Retherford/stock.adobe.com
- Plaza Antique, Photo: Plaza Antique
- Plaza Volare, Photo: Plaza Volare
- Basilique Notre-Dame de Montreal, Photo: Stanislaw Blachowicz/stock.adobe.com
- Renaissance, Photo: stanislav_uvarov/stock.adobe.com
- Riviera Reception Halls, Photo: yakimenkoanton/stock.adobe.com
- La Scena, Photo: stanislav_uvarov/stock.adobe.com
- The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal, Photo: The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal
- The Windsor Ballrooms, Photo: The Windsor Ballrooms
- Cover Photo: Semenova Jenny/stock.adobe.com