Discover the Best Downtown Austin Wedding Venues
by Jordyn Johnson March 29
When planning your Austin wedding, you’ll find a ton of wedding venue options. If you’re planning a Hill Country wedding and are looking for a downtown Austin wedding venue, we’ve got you covered. Check out these unique downtown Austin wedding venues that we know you’ll love.
Downtown Austin Wedding Venues
Located on 304 East Chavez, The Austin Marriott Downtown is a chic, urban hotel blends sophisticated design with the city’s renowned local vibe. The hotel offers a premier downtown location with unforgettable views throughout the hotel, two ballrooms with 14,000 square feet of beautiful space, a popular rooftop pool and bar, plus two additional restaurants and bars. The hotel is sure to set the stage for a spectacular wedding weekend.
Fairmont Austin brings style, sophistication, and luxury to the heart of Texas. Soaring at 37 stories, the hotel offers glamorous event space and full service catering. You’ll experience views of the Austin skyline from the magnificent ballrooms and rooftop courtyard. Enjoy exquisite cuisine and thoughtful service within a vibrant setting.
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At Hotel Van Zandt, they know wedding venues are not one-size-fits-all. Located at 605 Davis Street in Downtown Austin they have beautiful backdrops in whatever size you need. From rehearsal dinners to farewell brunches, and everything in-between, Hotel Van Zandt can make your special day unique.
Click here to see just one of the stunning weddings that Hotel Van Zandt has had!
Located in the heart of downtown, the JW Marriott Austin offers wedding options that are as authentically Austin as your wedding day is uniquely you. The JW Marriott has an event space for every occasion and style and can accommodate groups from 50 to 1,000.
The Jones Center in downtown Austin is a contemporary, rooftop venue ready to host your special day, big or small. With a killer rooftop patio and an atmosphere as cool as they come, your wedding can feel quintessentially Austin-esque at the Jones Center.
Grab all the inspiration you need from The Contemporary | Jones Center here!
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Unique event spaces at this hotel range from romantic and elegant to impressive, stately and truly Texan. The Driskill has everything you need for small, intimate weddings in beautiful spaces, such as The Crystal Room or Victorian Room; to grand, remarkable Mezzanine weddings for 300+ guests.
Want to see more of The Driskill? Check out this intimate elopement here.
Photo: Caroline Lima Photography
At the crossroads where Town Lake meets downtown, The LINE Hotel Austin draws influence from both the surrounding natural beauty and the creative energy that fuels the city. Once home to a jazz club that broadcast live on local radio in the late 1960s, the hotel is part of downtown Austin history and holds a cultural legacy within its walls as unique as the city itself.
With the beauty that The LINE Hotel Austin offers, there’s bound to be gorgeous weddings there – see one of our favorites here.
Thompson Austin is a sophisticated meeting place for locals and visitors to let loose, the luxe contemporary vibe is signature Thompson. Their 212 room + 17 residence urban getaway is anchored by a 4th floor amenity deck including infinity pool with mosaic tile art, private cabanas, signature all day dining restaurant and bar concept including alfresco poolside terrace dining, billiards room and indoor/outdoor flexible event space.
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Located at 200 Lavaca St, the W Austin’s outdoor spaces create an unmistakable wedding backdrop with views of Downtown Austin or choose from one of our indoor venues to accommodate both intimate gatherings and large banquet-style receptions. With Whatever/Whenever® service they’ve got everything covered and more. They will set the stage. You steal the scene.
If you’ve been thinking about having your wedding at The W Austin, see previous ones here to grab some inspiration.
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For intimate ceremonies and elaborate affairs alike, art and nature join forces at UMLAUF Sculpture Garden + Museum to create an oh-so-lovely space that can accommodate 50-250 of your closest friends! With plenty of space for a seated dinner and lots of contemporary art to admire, this venue is perfect for the modern couple and offers a quaint urban oasis! These gardens offer winding pathways, tranquil ponds, and natural backdrops with celebrated bronze and stone sculptures placed within its landscape – your guests can wander and observe as art and nature come together at this gem located right in the heart of Austin.
For even more wedding venues in Austin, explore our Austin wedding venue directory or any of these fantastic articles showcasing other Austin event spaces.