Planning a wedding in a wine country wedding venue is as exquisite as it gets! From the vineyards to the rolling mountains and the weekend wine tasting excursions for your guests, nothing beats a wedding weekend in wine country. This article is for all brides and grooms wanting some inspiration on which venues have the charm and style for the right price.

Carneros Resort

Surrounded by rolling hills and the scenic vineyards of Napa Valley, Carneros Resort and Spa provides a luxurious backdrop for all of your wedding festivities. This country farm esthetic is located in the heart of wine country and brings a very upscale rustic charm to any wedding hosted there. Atop 28 acres there is a variety of event spaces for couples to choose from. The Arbor that features 3,000 square feet of space on an lush landscaping framed by a beautiful trellis with mountain views in the distance and the Carneros Courtyard that boasts 4,500 square feet of space with an oversized stone fireplace and festive lighting, you’ll be able to bring to life the wine country wedding you’ve always dreamed of. 

Starting price $21,000

Jaccuzi Vineyards

wedding at Jaccuzi Winery

Ok so Italy country side might be out of the question but Jaccuzi Vineyards will transport you to a northern countryside in Italy. Located in Sonoma Valley this Italian villa sits on 190 acres. This family owned villa is an extremely gorgeous and vast property. The colored roof tiles and stone materials resemble mosaic art and add to the rustic, Italian atmosphere, down to the courtyard floor, made of square pieces of stone. The Vineyard Vista overlooks the wetland preserves in the distance. At the center is a 17-foot tall, stone-cast fountain of Neptune from Italy. The Barrel Room is an indoor option decorated with stained glass windows and stacked barrels with an exposed, wood-beamed ceiling to offer a simple decor. Here is our latest wedding video shot at Jaccuzi Vineyards…

Starting price $12,300

Kunde

Kunde wedding

Having done several weddings at Kunde I must say it is one of the most amazing venues in Sonoma. The gorgeous vineyard estate has been a legacy well maintained for over 5 generations. Hosting a wedding here will always impress couples and their guests beyond their expectations. The dramatic terrain rests on 1,850-acre property with breathtaking views.  The Kunde hospitality team will work closely with each guest to custom-design an extraordinary experience, from intimate dinners, to corporate gatherings, to romantic weddings overlooking the fabled Valley of the Moon. Getting ready in the Hill House is something kind of special offering the true heir of an estate.

Starting price $10,000

The Estate Yountville

Located in the heart of Napa Valley, The Estate Yountville has it all, including six event spaces and a five-star hotel (where your wedding guests can benefit from group rates!). One of the venue’s prettiest event spaces is the vineyard, a secluded lawn area surrounded by grape vines that’s ideal for a private, intimate wedding ceremony or al fresco meal. For an indoor event, check out the venue’s barrel room, a 2,700-square-foot, ballroom-style space with high ceilings (over 30 feet!), exposed brick walls, wrought iron chandeliers, and wooden rafters that give the room a rustic glam vibe. Complete your special day with assistance from the venue’s in-house wedding planning experts, who can help you with everything from choosing the best event space to arranging local tours for guests. 

Starting price $20,000

Starr Lake Vineyards

Located in the gorgeous Sonoma County in Windsor California, this incredible 22 acre venue is by far a gem waiting to be discovered. The energy here is an astounding resort style estate surrounded by rolling hills and spectacular views of Mt. St. Helena. With plenty of space to hold a wedding of any capacity there are a multitude of photographic opportunities to be had at this place.

Starting price $8,000

Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa

Combine your dream vineyard wedding with a luxury resort at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa. This breathtaking venue is situated in the heart of Sonoma and offers amazing views, along with top-notch resort amenities. Whether you’re hosting a destination wedding and are looking to have all your guests in one place, or you want nothing less than five-star treatment leading up to your big day, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa has everything you need. In addition to its four event spaces, the resort has a full-service spa, a fitness center for any last-minute wedding workouts, a golf course, swimming pools, and a Michelin rated restaurant. Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa can host weddings for up to 250 guests and offers various wedding packages.    

Starting price $5,000

MacArthur Place

photo by Blue Note Weddings

An experience inspired by and connected to the historic pedigree, natural bounty, and physical beauty of MacArthur Place and Sonoma. A 64 room, full service, boutique hotel situated on six luscious acres, located near some of the country’s best wineries, and just steps away from the Sonoma Town Plaza.

Starting price $8,000

Chateau St. Jean

Exquisite gardens greet guests as they step onto the property at Chateau St. Jean, flanked with potted plants, romantic pathways and calming fountains. The Main Tasting Room is a spacious indoor option with a wood planked ceiling high overhead, decorated with exposed wood beams. The cream-colored stone floor is offset by the beautiful, rich wooden bar that extends nearly the length of the room. Arched windows line one wall for a peek into the landscaped gardens just outside. The Grand Lawn located outside of the historic Chateau can accommodate large celebrations with a backdrop of vineyard views and the sweeping Sonoma Valley. For intimate celebrations, the Chateau itself and the adjoining patio lend an air of elegance with California style to any celebration.

Starting price $5,000

The Ranch At Sonoma

15 minutes north of Healdsburg in Sonoma Wine Country, on a ridge high above Lake Sonoma, sits The Ranch at Lake Sonoma. The vistas from this unique venue are spectacular, with mountain peaks and lake coastlines all in one view of Star Lake. The Ranch boasts a redwood Sonoma Style Barn for receptions all overlooking the glorious view. This is truly a one of a kind event site for you and your guests. Events indoors for up to 150 guests, outdoors for up to 300 guests. Adjacent campground available, horses and or donkeys for rent.

Starting price $5,000

Sonoma & Napa Valley CA