Eloping in West Virginia is an intimate and romantic way to exchange your vows. With breathtaking mountain views, lush greenery, and stunning architecture, West Virginia has plenty of options for couples looking for the perfect elopement venue. Here are 10 elopement venues in West Virginia that offer indoor and outdoor options and can accommodate up to 100 guests or less
(well, the last two have options for up to 200, but that's beside the point.)
1. The Bavarian Inn - Shepherdstown, WV
This venue boasts beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces perfect for elopements. The outdoor location features a gazebo with a stunning view of the Potomac River, while indoor options include elegant ballrooms and a cozy wine cellar. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 30 guests, and the cost starts at $750.
3. Stonewall Resort - Roanoke, WV
This resort offers both indoor and outdoor elopement options. The outdoor location features a picturesque lake and mountain views, while indoor options include several elegant event spaces. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 50 guests, and the cost starts at $1,500.
5. Adventures on the Gorge - Lansing, WV
This outdoor adventure resort offers breathtaking elopement locations, including a stunning overlook with views of the New River Gorge Bridge. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 25 guests, and the cost starts at $500.
7. The Historic McFarland House - Martinsburg, WV
This elegant historic house offers indoor elopement options in several beautifully decorated rooms, as well as outdoor options in picturesque gardens. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 50 guests, and the cost starts at $500.
9. Blackwater Falls State Park Lodge - Davis, WV
The lodge features a variety of indoor and outdoor ceremony locations, including a beautiful overlook that provides breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. The lodge also has several indoor reception spaces that can accommodate anywhere from 50 to 200 guests. Rental fees vary depending on the space and package, but typically range from $1,000 to $3,500.
2. The Blennerhassett Hotel - Parkersburg, WV
This historic hotel offers both indoor and outdoor options for elopements. The outdoor location features a garden courtyard with a fountain and beautiful landscaping, while indoor options include several elegant ballrooms. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 50 guests, and the cost starts at $500.
4. The Confluence Resort - Hico, WV
This riverside resort offers both indoor and outdoor elopement options. The outdoor location features a beautiful garden and riverside ceremony site, while indoor options include a cozy lodge with a fireplace. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 50 guests, and the cost starts at $750.
6. The Greenbrier - White Sulphur Springs, WV
This historic resort offers both indoor and outdoor elopement options. The outdoor locations include the iconic front lawn, surrounded by beautiful gardens, as well as a picturesque chapel on the property. Indoor options include several luxurious ballrooms and event spaces. The maximum capacity for an elopement is 25 guests, and the cost starts at $1,000.
8. Oren + Folk - Buckhannon, WV
Oren and Folk - Buckhannon, WV: This venue is perfect for couples seeking a rustic yet elegant elopement location. With its charming details and natural beauty, Oren and Folk provides the perfect setting for an intimate and romantic elopement. The indoor space is a beautifully restored white barn that can accommodate up to 50 guests, while the outdoor space features stunning views of the West Virginia countryside. The rental fee for the venue is $3,500 for a full day and includes access to both the indoor and outdoor spaces, as well as the bridal suite and groom's quarters.
10. The Purple Iris at Hartwood Mansion - Martinsburg, WV
An elegant, Georgian-style mansion that sits on 17 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. The outdoor garden is perfect for a small ceremony, and the maximum capacity is 80 guests. This venue offers additional ceremony options with space for up to 200 guests. The outdoor ceremony space features a beautiful pergola and a stunning view of the surrounding hills. The venue also offers a bridal suite and groom's quarters for getting ready. The rental price for The Purple Iris at Hartwood Mansion starts at $1,500.
West Virginia offers a wealth of stunning venues for couples looking to elope in a beautiful setting. From the mountains to the valleys, and from charming towns to elegant resorts, there is a venue to suit every couple's taste and budget. Whether you're looking for an indoor or outdoor venue, a rustic or elegant setting, or a place to celebrate with just a few close friends and family members, West Virginia has it all. Take your time, explore your options, and find the perfect venue to make your elopement truly unforgettable.
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