Planning a wedding in the Pacific Northwest? Surrounded by a serene nature scenes and plenty of waterfront views, the Washington-Oregon areas offer plenty of elegant and idyllic wedding venues.

Here are some of the top wedding venues in the PNW area to check out if you’re in the venue searching stage of wedding planning.

Salish Lodge and Spa

Imagine a sweeping waterfall as the backdrop to your wedding ceremony. Pretty majestic, right? If this sounds like a dream to you, then Salish Lodge and Spa is a space you’ll want to check out. This Seattle area wedding venue is located atop the Snoqualmie Falls, surrounded by the ideal scenery of the Pacific Northwest and suited for both intimate ceremonies and large celebrations.

Lairmont Manor

Steeped in historic beauty and sophisticated charm, Lairmont Manor is for those who are looking for a grand, elegant wedding venue for their big day. The historic grounds (the venue has been around for 100 years!) offer two spaces for the day of — the Manor for indoor weddings, or the Manor and Tent for outdoor weddings.

Skamania Lodge

With breathtaking river views, multiple indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception areas spread across 175 acres, and an idyllic nature scenery, Skamania Lodge is fit for the ideal Pacific Northwest wedding. No matter what your style or dream wedding looks like, this venue can be transformed to fit your desires as it accommodates both large and intimate weddings and there’s an on-site event team to help you out every step of the way.

The Foundry at Oswego Pointe

Located in Lake Oswego, Oregon, this venue offers guests exactly what they’d expect — waterfront views! One of the most unique features of The Foundry is the Promenade, their round deck that extends into the river. Weddings that take place here are sure to have a memorable ceremony.

Laurel Creek Manor

This five-acre estate located in Sumner, Washington is the perfect country getaway for Seattle brides. The picturesque venue is surrounded by lush landscaped gardens, and offers design features like cobblestone patios and Italian fountains, making it a dreamy setting for a spring wedding.

Columbia Winery

For those seeking a venue that’s a little more unexpected, consider a winery. Columbia Winery is one of the largest winery wedding spaces in Washington and offers a wine country atmosphere with elegant outdoor space and elevated settings like the Barrel Room.

Contact an Adventure Wedding Photographer Who Loves the PNW as Much as You Do

I believe every wedding deserves to be photographed in a beautiful, artistic and memorable way. No matter where you choose to go, from the waterside to the mountaintops, your ceremony is something that ought to be captured in a way that brings you back to that moment in time for years to come.

Contact Katogenic Photography to ask about our wedding photography packages! We love to capture every detail that makes your big day so special in a way that you’ll cherish forever.