Great places to get married in Paris
Paris is a gorgeous, elegant city that’s filled with romance. There are so many great places to get married in Paris! Whether you’re looking for a venue for just your ceremony, or a ceremony and reception, Paris has a little something for every bride and groom. Here’s a list of some of the top and most unique Paris great places to get married in Paris.
Widely known as one of the most elegant hotels in Paris, the Shangri-La is a dream location for a Paris wedding. They have a first-floor terrace with incomparable views of the Eiffel Tower. They also have signature suites which can be reserved for small receptions, some with astounding views. The Shangri-La is one of the most beautiful hotels for photographs too, with a stunning staircase in its lobby. As if all this wasn’t enough, the staff at the Shangri-La are accommodating, polite and gracious, and will be a highlight of your wedding day. Read more about the Shangri-La Hotel here.
Hotel Marignan is a classy and modern hotel with an elegant flare, and a terrace with an incredible and pretty view of the Eiffel Tower. The staff here can’t do enough for you, and they’ll ensure your day is magnificent, from the ceremony to the dinner you’ll have in their signature private dining room. You can see a wedding I photographed at Hotel Marignan here. Contact me and I’ll connect you with the events coordinator.
Maison des Polytechniciens
This one may be difficult to pronounce, but it’s an absolutely lovely venue in Paris that’s super popular for weddings and other events. It’s actually a private mansion, located not far from the Eiffel Tower. There are 15 rooms that have a lot of lights and a large, green garden too. There’s even a restaurant onsite that will delight all of your guests. They have three wedding packages for all types of weddings. Learn more here.
Pavilions de Bercy
This location is a bit outside the center of Paris, but it’s so unique, your wedding will be like a fairy tale! Located at the incredible Musée des Arts Forains (the museum of fairgound arts), this venue offers three rooms with different themes. You’ll feel like you’re back in the 1900s. And why? Maybe if you saw the movie Midnight in Paris you’ll recognize this place, as one of the party scenes with Owen Wilson with the carousel in the back was filmed here. There are two outdoor spaces, a garden and private terrace too. This location is pure magic! Read more here.
Hotel Le Marois France Ameriques
Located in central Paris between the famous Avenue Montaigne (shopping anyone?) and the magnificent Grand Palais, the Hotel Le Marois France Ameriques is a mansion dating back to the 18th century. Surrounded by all of this beauty, your wedding day in Paris will be one to remember. There’s also onsite catering available, for a delicious meal you and your guests will always remember. Learn more about this venue here.
Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte
Ahhh, this is one of my favorite chateaux not far from Paris! It truly feels like a fairy tale! It offers formal gardens and at night, 2,000 candles are lit. If that’s not enough for you, they also have horse-drawn carriage rides, and a fireworks display. Magnifique! Learn more about the chateau here.
On the Seine River
I’m a Pisces, and I love being on the water! What’s better than a wedding ceremony while gliding along elegant Paris, and having a fun reception in the same location? Here are just three options in Paris if you’re interested in getting married on the water.
Yachts of Paris
The Yachts of Paris are an elegant way to celebrate your wedding in Paris. You can design your own day or go with a package. You can even decide where you’d like to embark from, your timing and select your menus, decoration and entertainment, and they’ll handle it all for you. You’ll see famous landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame Cathedral. Menus are catered by a gourmet caterer. Read about the Yacht of Paris here.
This yacht is really luxurious, with tons of details and very modern. It’s best for smaller groups. The staff is also very dedicated to making your wedding absolutely perfect. You’ll glide along the Seine River in comfort, enjoying the beauty of Paris from the water. Learn more about Yacht Josephine here.
Ducasse sur Seine
A gorgeous dinner river boat, located just off Pont Iena bridge with a magnificent view of the Eiffel Tower, this glass boat is perfect for special events like weddings. As the name suggests, you’ll also enjoy the fine dining by Ducasse, the famous chef Alain Ducasse. Delicious! Learn more about this exquisite wedding experience here.