Austin-Area Waterfront Wedding Venues
If a celebration on the water has always been your dream for your big day, these Austin-area waterfront wedding venues might be just the ticket! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite Austin wedding venues overlooking rivers, lakes and creeks. Of course, with the natural beauty of the Hill Country, there is a waterfront venue to suit any bride’s style, whether you’re looking for a more contemporary locale or something more laid-back and rustic.
Austin Waterfront Wedding Venues
Located on the south edge of downtown adjacent to Lady Bird Lake’s serene shores, The LINE Hotel Austin is a relatively new contemporary hotel venue with top-notch accommodations, natural window light galore and views of both downtown and the lake. Host your reception in their sprawling ballroom with walls of windows overlooking the water – so dreamy!
Photo: Nikk Nguyen Photo
Garey House is your Tuscan getaway in the Texas Hill Country. Its outdoor terrace provides a magnificent rustic European backdrop for your ceremony and backs up to a beautiful pond that rivals all waterfront wedding venues. The intimate courtyard with string lights looks straight out of an Italian vineyard and makes for perfect reception space. The romance and history felt here will make you believe you’re simply roaming through Tuscany.
The Terrace at Highland Lakes is the perfect venue for anyone who wants to get away without having to. In the heart of La Vista, Texas, this venue sits on a stunning lakeside and is the perfect backdrop for a Pinterest-worthy wedding. Your guests will be wowed by the incredible views!
Photo: Courtesy of The Terrace at Highland Lakes
On the banks of a scenic creek in the small town of Wimberley, Texas, Cypress Falls Event Center not only offers gorgeous waterfront spots to marry your best friend, but it boasts plenty of on-site activities to make it a weekend-long celebration! Enjoy their rustic accommodations, kayaking, swimming and more. The team at Cypress Falls wants to make your big day as stress-free and fun as possible!
Photo: Annique Marie Photography
As a member of the Walters Wedding Estates family, Hidden Falls puts hospitality first, but their pristine waterfront wedding venue views don’t disappoint, either! Explore the gems on every end of this property, with lovely waterfalls, an expansive modern farmhouse-style event building and two spots to choose from for your special day: Remi’s Ridge and Hayes Hollow. You’ll love every inch of this amazing venue!
Photo: Dreamy Elk Photography & Design, LLC
Lake Austin Wedding Venues
Perched high atop the shores of Lake Austin just north of Tarrytown, Laguna Gloria offers a spectacular view and unique, intimate feel with its terraced venue, where everyone has a wonderful vantage point to see the ceremony! Sprawling oaks, palm tree accents and serene blue waters make for an amazing natural surrounding and the perfect setting to say “I do!”
Photo: Ashley Bosnick Photography
Lake Travis Wedding Venues Austin
We couldn’t compile a collection of Austin waterfront wedding venues and not include The Oasis – it’s perhaps Austin’s most famous waterfront view! With jaw-dropping views of Lake Travis perfect for watching a pastel Texas sunset, your wedding guests will always remember the incredible atmosphere of your special day. Their events team is there every step of the way to help your event go smoothly!
Photo: Madeline Caldwell Photography
A wedding at Lakeway Resort and Spa will make your “wedding with a view” dreams come to life! With stunning vistas of the Austin Hill Country and an overlook of Lake Travis, this venue is a perfect choice. You can’t forget about their elegant ballrooms or wrap-around outdoor terraces that can help bring your vision to life.
Photo: Mylah Renae Photography
Other Local Vendors: The Oasis on Lake Travis, The LINE Hotel Austin