Selecting a wedding venue is a big deal, and San Antonio couples are lucky to have a number of stunning wedding venues to choose from. Whether you want to get married along the River Walk right in the middle of downtown or prefer a venue a bit more removed from the hustle and bustle of the city, every couple is sure to find something suitable on this comprehensive round-up of wedding venues in San Antonio.
1. Roszell Gardens
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Roszell Gardens is a rustic event space and beautiful wedding venue right in the heart of San Antonio. The venue is noted for its beautiful flower beds and special spaces for having the ceremony and reception. Couples who want a more rustic-style wedding will delight in the features at this outdoor space. There is a charming, rustic building for the bride to get ready with her bridesmaids. Additionally, there is a similar rustic cabin for the groom and his men. The staff is quite helpful in booking and planning your event and will do everything they can to help your outdoor garden wedding run smoothly.
7561 E. Evans Road, San Antonio, TX 78266, Phone: 210-651-6520
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The 1850 Settlement is the perfect wedding venue for couples who value historic settings and rustic decor. The venue is just a few minutes outside of the city but feels like an entirely different world. The grounds feature rolling hills, massive centuries-old oak trees, and rustic features. There is room for up to 350 guests to watch you get married outdoors with a beautiful stone building and massive barn in the background. Move inside the barn for your reception. The space also accommodates up to 350 guests and features exposed beams, high ceilings, wooden columns, and crystal chandeliers for a touch of elegance.
29360 Bulverde Road, San Antonio, TX 78260, Phone: 210-999-1850
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Pearl Stable is a uniquely elegant space that can be used for private events. The venue has an interesting history as it was formerly used as the home for the Pearl Brewery’s draft horses, which is where the venue got its name. The former stable has been carefully renovated to preserve interesting and charming features from the original structure while updating the building with modern lighting and sound and other technological advances, making it a delightful event venue. The charming space is complimented by delicious food catered by one of the Pearl’s recommended vendors. They carefully vet caterers on their list to make sure they measure up to their high standards of service and food quality.
307 Pearl Pkwy., San Antonio, TX 78215, Phone: 210-212-7260
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Hotel Emma is a unique upscale hotel housed inside a 19th-century brewery. The hotel is located near the Alamo and the San Antonio River Walk in downtown San Antonio. The hotel has 146 rooms with seven unique top-floor suites and an extreme attention to detail. They have several flexible event spaces as well to accommodate weddings of a variety of sizes. Brides and grooms can choose from lovely indoor spaces with historical features and delightful outdoor spaces, or can opt to use one for the ceremony and the other for the reception. The poolside terrace is one of the most popular outdoor reception locations and it adds a special element to your wedding.
136 E. Grayson Street, San Antonio, TX 78215, Phone: 210-448-8300
5. Historic Sunset Station
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Historic Sunset Station is a scenic event venue rich in San Antonio history and Texas charm. The venue is conveniently located in the middle of the city near downtown hotels, the Alamo, Alamodome, and River Walk. They offer full-service event hosting and catering services. The venue has more than 20,000 square feet of event space with flexible layouts to accommodate events of any size. The space has been renovated to preserve the history of the historic Southern Pacific Railroad station. It features exposed beams, hardwood floors, brick walls, and beautiful lighting as well as views of downtown San Antonio.
1174 E. Commerce Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, Phone: 210-474-7640
6.Eva’s Escape at the Gardenia Inn
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Eva’s Escape at the Gardenia Inn is a bed and breakfast in the historic and charming King William neighborhood. The inn is housed in a 1905 mansion home built in the Greek revival style. If you are dreaming of a wedding in a historical mansion, this can be a great option. The venue can accommodate weddings of up to 60 people, so it is best used for those with smaller guest lists. On the day of your wedding, you just have to show up with your clothes and the rings. Eva’s Escape will handle the rest, including the officiant, flowers, cake, champagne, photos, and background music.
307 Beauregard Street, San Antonio, TX 78204, Phone: 210-223-5875
7.Hotel Valencia Riverwalk
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The Hotel Valencia Riverwalk is a sophisticated riverfront hotel in downtown San Antonio. They have 213 elegant rooms with close access to dining, entertainment, and shopping along the romantic downtown River Walk as well as other local attractions. The setting is fantastic for a wedding on the riverfront. They have flexible event spaces that can work with events of all sizes. They have a professional banquet and catering staff that will take care of all of your food and drink needs. Additionally, they have special Wedding Photo Shoot Packages, which make for a great way to remember your special day.
150 E. Houston Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, Phone: 210-227-9700
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8. La Fontana Springs
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La Fontana Springs is an event venue located just northeast of San Antonio. The venue has more than 10 acres of beautiful property offering a retreat-like experience. Many couples choose to exchange vows near the fountain area outside. The Grand Ballroom is a popular space for receptions and features industrial chic touches and a gorgeous chandelier. The staff who will work on your wedding include a private master chef and sommelier/mixologist as well as a wedding planner. Each wedding has a custom menu that uses fresh ingredients and modern cooking and food styling techniques. You are free to transform the space into whatever type of wedding you want to have, although it particularly suits those with a romantic and elegant wedding in mind.
27618 Natural Bridge Caverns Road, San Antonio, TX 78266, Phone: 210-284-3095
9. Lambermont Events
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Lambermont Events is a unique event venue located just north of downtown San Antonio. The building is a historic gem offering a special charm and warmth for your big day. Those with a long guest list will love the spacious grounds with beautiful landscaping and photo-perfect features. Alternatively, those with smaller weddings may choose to book one of their more intimate indoor spaces. Guests can choose either or both spaces to create their perfect event. They have a variety of packages ranging from a destination weekend wedding for up to 300 guests to a weekday or weekend wedding where you only need the space for a few hours.
950 E. Grayson Street, San Antonio, TX 78208, Phone: 210-271-9145
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10. Marriage Island Weddings
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Marriage Island Weddings is an event organizer and event venue offering a variety of wedding packages on and around the San Antonio River Walk and their Marriage Island location. They offer highly customizable packages with seemingly endless options. The officiants offer religious ceremonies from a variety of faiths as well as interfaith and secular ceremonies. For a special treat, Marriage Island offers a helicopter wedding package where the couple and officiating minister board a helicopter and have an abbreviated ceremony as they fly over some of the most popular sights in San Antonio. During the Christmas season, these helicopter packages have a particular focus on holiday lights.
306 W. Market Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, Phone: 210-650-2436
11.Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant
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Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant is an upscale three-story event space that serves elegant steak and seafood dishes. A highlight of the restaurant is the romantic dining room in the basement wine cellar. In addition to being a popular local dining destination, the restaurant and surrounding vineyards offer elegant and beautiful spaces for weddings and receptions. The venue offers stunning views and charming, rustic features. There are three different event spaces inside and an outdoor pavilion. Events can include up to 250 guests but the space can also work for small weddings starting at only 10 guests. The venue is perfect for those who are looking for an elegant but rustic wedding with Texas bistro food and beautiful surroundings.
27315 FM 3009, San Antonio, TX 78266, Phone: 830-980-8033
12.Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade
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The Omni San Antonio Hotel is an upscale hotel with southwestern decor and unique themed suites, such as a sea-themed suite with an aquarium. The hotel overlooks rolling hills and is within easy reach of the most popular activities and attractions in the city. The hotel has more than 23,000 square feet of flexible space that can be used for weddings and other events. For large receptions, you can book the 10,000-square-foot ballroom. Alternatively, for smaller and more intimate gatherings you can reserve one of their 16 function rooms or the rooftop ballroom. They have a list of preferred vendors and their on-staff wedding planners can help you plan all the details of your wedding.
9821 Colonnade Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78230, Phone: 210-691-8888
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The Granberry Hills Event Venue is a beautiful indoor/outdoor event venue that can accommodate events both large and small. There are two main event spaces. The first is the Hillside at Granberry Hills. This space features a covered pavilion and a 5,000-square-foot ballroom that is great for weddings with up to 350 guests. The ballroom offers beautiful views, high ceilings, and a large crystal chandelier. Additionally, there is a 2,800-square-foot wraparound porch with lounging furniture that is perfect for a cocktail hour. The other event space is called the Gardens at Granberry Hills. This space consists of a garden-side courtyard and a ballroom that can hold up to 290 guests.
6390 Granberry, San Antonio, TX 78239, Phone: 210-590-8067
14.Rancho La Mission
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Rancho La Mission is a gorgeous event venue for a couple that is looking for a rustic chic wedding. They have two event spaces to choose from. The first, an indoor space called The Barn, offers a country theme for any event including a wedding ceremony or reception. If you’d prefer to celebrate your nuptials outdoors, the open-air space has a rustic feel with plenty of string lights to give your event a magical atmosphere. The event has several packages ranging from their Gold: Do It Yourself package, which includes little more than basic rental of the space, up to their Platinum all-inclusive wedding package, which includes virtually every aspect of your wedding and all of the vendors you need.
14047 Henze Road, San Antonio, TX 78223, Phone: 323-928-2888
15.Red Oak Ballroom
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The Red Oak Ballroom is a chain of versatile event spaces that are used for a variety of social events including private events such as weddings. The spaces are all attached to Norris Conference Centers in big cities across Texas, however the ballroom is marketed separately from the conference center as it is a uniquely social event space. The rooms feature spacious foyers, elegant décor, and neutral color schemes to really allow the details of your event to shine. The San Antonio location has two separate ballrooms; Ballroom A can comfortably seat 230 guests, whereas the larger Ballroom B can accommodate nearly 500.
618 NW Loop 410 #207, San Antonio, TX 78216, Phone: 210-731-0645
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Rio Plaza is a special events venue in the middle of downtown San Antonio. There are several spaces available for your wedding, rehearsal dinner, reception, and more. Cielo Vista is a second-floor room that can hold 150 guests at a reception. It has a massive oak bar and views of the River Walk and courtyard. Another second-floor space, the Grande Vista, has similar views but is a bit larger and can hold up to 300 at a reception. The third-floor Calle Vista room is a warm and welcoming space for receptions with up to 175 guests. The fourth-floor penthouse space is great for smaller receptions and features wood and iron furnishings. Last but not least, Las Leyendas and Balcony on the fourth floor offers gorgeous views of the San Antonio skyline and the River Walk and is one of the most beautiful spaces at Rio Plaza.
245 E. Commerce Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, Phone: 210-293-6110
17. Rosenberg Skyroom
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The Rosenberg Sky Room is a posh and unique venue with some of the best views of the city. The room has more than 100 feet of huge windows from which you can see the entire length of San Antonio’s skyline. There is enough space to host both the reception and ceremony on site. However, for more traditional couples, the venue is located close to several places of worship and can be used for receptions for up to 700 guests. In addition, there is a beautiful lobby area with views of the UIW campus that can be used for a cocktail hour before your ceremony or between your ceremony and reception.
847 E. Hildebrand Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78212, Phone: 210-805-5805
18. San Antonio Shrine Auditorium
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The San Antonio Shrine Auditorium is an elegant, flexible event space that hosts a wide range of events including wedding receptions. It is located on the Far North side of the city with convenient access to most parts of San Antonio. There are several event spaces available for use. The 14,400-square-foot ballroom is the largest and features a professional multi-curtain stage and a versatile setup for wedding receptions or other events. Brides with smaller guest lists may prefer the smaller 4,700-square-foot room. Several other spaces offer even more versatility to host your perfect event. There is plenty of free parking and an on-site kitchen available as well.
901 North Loop 1604 W., San Antonio, TX 78232, Phone: 210-496-6334
19. The Aztec Theatre
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The Aztec Theatre is a historic theater in downtown San Antonio. The building is a stunning example of Meso-American architecture with its dramatic columns, reliefs, and artifacts and is a historical landmark. The theater is still operational and hosts a variety of concerts and other shows. However, the space is also available for private event use. There are several spaces available for private events, including the lobby, which can host 200 at a reception, and the Theatre Main Floor, which can accommodate groups of up to 800 guests at a reception-style event. The venue offers custom menus, live entertainment bookings, state of the art sound and lighting, and other exciting amenities and features.
104 N. St. Mary’s Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, Phone: 210-812-4355
20.The Club at Garden Ridge
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The Club at Garden Ridge is a resort-style private social club and event venue in Garden Ridge, just northeast of San Antonio. The space is available for event use both to club members and the public. For those who wish to get married in the Texas Hill Country, this is one of the best options, with elegant decor, stunning architecture, wraparound decks, and gorgeous ballrooms all being highlights of an event here. Have your ceremony outside on the grand lawn and ceremony pavilion and then move inside for a reception in the spacious and elegant ballroom while your guests mingle on the large covered porch.
21320 Water Wood Drive, Garden Ridge, TX 78266, Phone: 210-651-6505
21.The Emporium by Yarlen
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The Emporium by Yarlen is a family-owned special event and banquet center offering two versatile event spaces that can be used for ceremonies and receptions. The Renaissance Room is the main banquet room. It is a stunning room with a spacious seating area and gorgeous porcelain-tiled dance floor. The room can seat up to 600 guests and must have a minimum of 250. Those with a smaller guest list would be better suited to check out the property’s Baroque Room. The room has the same benefits and amenities as the larger room but offers a more intimate space for groups between 50 and 200 guests.
2218 E. Chavaneaux, San Antonio, TX 78214, Phone: 210-551-0849
22.The Gardens at West Green
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The Gardens at West Green is a unique, small wedding venue that specializes in outdoor garden weddings. The outdoor space features centuries-old oak trees and other natural features and vegetation spread over 2.5 acres. There are spaces for both ceremony and reception. Both spaces can accommodate only up to 50 guests, so the venue is best for those who are looking for a small, intimate wedding. The ceremony space features white chairs with padded seats, crystal chandeliers, and other romantic features. The reception area includes cocktail tables, ottomans for lounging, gift, cake, and guest book tables, a fountain, and string lights for a perfectly romantic space to celebrate your nuptials.
21650 Milsa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78256, Phone: 210-698-9191
23.The Hotel Contessa
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The Hotel Contessa is a four-star, all-suite hotel near the River Walk in San Antonio’s beautiful downtown. The elegant hotel is perfect for a couple looking for a romantic wedding. Here. you can fulfill your dream of getting married right on the River Walk in their outdoor space. They have an on-staff catering team that can help with planning the perfect menu for your reception or smaller wedding-related event such as a rehearsal dinner or bridal brunch. They offer several package deals to make wedding planning easy and stress-free. Package deals include special savings when compared to al la carte event planning.
306 W. Market Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, Phone: 210-229-9222
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The Veranda is a wedding and special events venue right in the heart of the city in Castle Hills. The beautiful estate is perfect for memorable receptions. Spaces include a gorgeous manicured lawn adjacent to the estate home and veranda. There is also a picture-perfect wooded area that is great for photo shoots. The covered outdoor pavilion is decorated with string lights for the perfect romantic touch. You can start the evening off with a relaxed cocktail hour in one of their outdoor spaces. Afterward, you and your guests will sit down to enjoy a world-class meal prepared by Chef Mike Bomberg.
1746 Lockhill Selma Road, San Antonio, TX 78213, Phone: 210-366-1220
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ZaZa Gardens is a historical complex and event venue a few blocks away from downtown San Antonio. The building was originally the Nauwald Warehouse, which was constructed in the 1880s and operated as a pickling factory for many years. It was extensively renovated and spared from demolition when many other abandoned warehouses in the area were being destroyed. There are indoor and outdoor spaces at the ZaZa Gardens, making it a versatile space appropriate for a variety of uses. Spaces include an outdoor courtyard, rose garden, and patio as well as a rustic-chic indoor space with exposed beams and original brick.
723 S. Flores Street, San Antonio, TX 78204, Phone: 210-273-1083
25 Best Wedding Venues in San Antonio
- Roszell Gardens, Photo: Roszell Gardens
- The Settlement, Photo: The Settlement
- Pearl Stable, Photo: Courtesy of AS Photo Project - Fotolia.com
- Hotel Emma, Photo: Courtesy of davit85 - Fotolia.com
- Historic Sunset Station, Photo: Historic Sunset Station
- Eva’s Escape at the Gardenia Inn, Photo: Eva’s Escape at the Gardenia Inn
- Hotel Valencia Riverwalk, Photo: Hotel Valencia Riverwalk
- La Fontana Springs, Photo: La Fontana Springs
- Lambermont Events, Photo: Lambermont Events
- Marriage Island Weddings, Photo: Courtesy of elitravo - Fotolia.com
- Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant, Photo: Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant
- Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade, Photo: Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade
- Granberry Hills, Photo: Granberry Hills
- Rancho La Mission, Photo: Rancho La Mission
- Red Oak Ballroom, Photo: Red Oak Ballroom
- Rio Plaza, Photo: Rio Plaza
- Rosenberg Skyroom, Photo: Rosenberg Skyroom
- San Antonio Shrine Auditorium, Photo: San Antonio Shrine Auditorium
- The Aztec Theatre, Photo: The Aztec Theatre
- The Club at Garden Ridge, Photo: The Club at Garden Ridge
- The Emporium by Yarlen, Photo: The Emporium by Yarlen
- The Gardens at West Green, Photo: The Gardens at West Green
- The Hotel Contessa, Photo: The Hotel Contessa
- The Veranda, Photo: Courtesy of stanislav uvarov - Fotolia.com
- ZaZa Gardens, Photo: ZaZa Gardens
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