Promising to spend the rest of your life with someone does not mean that you have to follow the traditional way of things. Besides, who wants to commit to a blasé ceremony? More and more couples are opting to have their nuptials in a nonconventional way. After all, the big days should be about celebrating you as a couple starting your next chapter together. There are several places in and around Adelaide that can fulfill all the must-haves on your list and still present the celebration in a way that is totally you.

 

1. Serafino McLaren Vale

Serafino is unlike anywhere else. It is home to several stunning old buildings that overlook a tranquil lake and surrounding green countryside. The picturesque grounds provide a plethora of wedding day options. Several rooms are also available for celebrations, including a Courtyard, a dance floor, and accommodations for wedding guests. An industry leader, Serafino was awarded Best Reception Centre from the ABIAs in 2016 and 2018.

Capacity: 180 to 220 guests

Type of Venue: Waterfront

Location: Mclaren Vale

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

2. AL-RU Farm Pty Ltd

AL RU features a romantic setting in the Adelaide Hills. It is indeed a spectacular site. There are extensive rose gardens, romantic woodlands, tranquil ponds and even a lake on site, which is perfect for photographs. Several chandeliers bring a unique ambiance to the reception in the dining hall. The internationally known home, garden and Garden Pavilion are a few of the options on the grounds.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Indoor/Outdoor

Location: One Tree Hill

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

3. Mount Lofty House

Mount Lofty House is one of the most impressively refurbished mansions in the Adelaide area. The outdoor ceremonies overlook the Piccadilly Valley. The Piccadilly Lawns has split-level tiered lawns and a trickling Tuscan fountain. With top-notch service and impressive facilities, it has even more perks, such as a range of rooms and photo backdrops as well as a luxury day spa. All of these things can help make your celebration that much more exceptional.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Outdoor

Location: Crafers

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information.

 

4. Ayers House

The Ayers House can be the glamorous country wedding of your dreams. The Victorian Era home is one of the last remaining grand residences that once lined the North Terrace cultural boulevard. Built by chemist William Paxton in the early 1850s, the house went through several stages to encompass more than four rooms over the two-acre site. The mansion is a boutique-style venue that is glamourous details to illuminate any special day.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Indoor/Outdoor

Location: Adelaide

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

5. The Playford Adelaide, MGallery by Sofitel

Anyone seeking a luxurious celebration should look no further than the Playford. Located on the prestigious North Terrace, it blends classic style with contemporary glamour. There is a sweeping grand staircase that leads to the ballroom for the reception and several hand-crafted chandeliers. The room also has floor-to-ceiling windows and a balcony and so much more.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Hotel

Location: Adelaide

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

6. Royal Adelaide Golf Club

The Royal Adelaide Golf Club offers beautiful surroundings and first-class facilities. There are gorgeous views on the ground, a quaint historic clubhouse and the opportunity to dine on exquisite food and local wines. The relaxed atmosphere is perfect for couples who want to have a low key ceremony.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Outdoor

Location: Seaton

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

7. St. Francis Winery Resort

St. Francis Winery invites couples to step back in time and create their own fairytale, as the resort was first built in 1852. It overlooks a lake, and it has several gardens and manicured lawns for the perfect outdoor ceremony. There are four reception halls to choose from, and the meals can be tailor-made to accommodate wedding parties of all sizes.

Capacity: 25 to 50 guests

Type of Venue: Waterfront and Garden

Location: Old Reynella

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

8. Sunnybrae Estate

Sunnybrae Estate can be transformed into a dream wedding. The venue has three separate and picturesque options for wedding locations, such as a formal Rose Garden with a Wisteria Arch, Peppertree Gazebo and Palm Garden. There are several wedding packages to choose from including an indoor spot. For celebrations in times of inclement weather, the Homestead is on hand so that the nuptials continue.

Capacity: 20 to 300 guests

Type of Venue: Garden

Location: Regency Park

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

9. Adelaide Zoo Weddings

One of the most unique options in Adelaide is a wedding at the Adelaide Zoo. There is several different celebration packages, including one held on the central lawns, immersion rainforest, jewels of Asia gardens or near some of the animal exhibits. Imagine saying “I do!” with a tiger or panda nearby. After the wedding photos, guests can enjoy a private tour of the zoo before the reception.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Outdoor

Location: Adelaide

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

10. State Library of South Australia

The State Library is a majestic marvel, and a wedding day held there is an ideal spot for lovers of the fine arts and literature. The impressive interior design is just one of the details that make it unique; the library is also home to one of the best heritage collections in the land.

Capacity: Contact for more information

Type of Venue: Indoor

Location: Adelaide

Price: Contact a wedding coordinator for price information

 

 

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Conclusion

The venue for the big day sets the stage for the most crucial moment of your life to date. While some couples are perfectly happy tying the knot in more conventional ways, others opt for unique celebrations. Adelaide is home to several choices for different wedding venues that still incorporate the glitz and glamour desired. After all, weddings are meant to be treasured for more than just the day; they will be remembered for years to come.

 


 

Best Wedding Venues in Australia

 

Western Australia

Margaret River

Perth

Swan Valley

 

Victoria

Ballarat

Bendigo

Dandenong Ranges

Geelong

Gippsland

Macedon Ranges

Melbourne

Mildura

Mornington Peninsula

Swan Hill

Yarra Valley

 

New South Wales

Blue Mountains

Byron Bay

Hunter Valley

South Coast

Southern Highlands

Sydney

Wollongong

 

Queensland

Brisbane

Gold Coast

Sunshine Coast

 

South Australia

Adelaide

 

Tasmania

Hobart

 

Australian Capital Territory

Canberra