Atlanta’s wedding venues run from the classic and traditional to the quirky and inventive. Ever thought about hosting your wedding in a church — with circus performers? Or in a small library surrounded by books? Whatever kind of wedding you have in mind, you’ll find the right venue for it on Peerspace. Here are our picks for the 10 best small wedding venues in Atlanta!
1. A versatile event space in downtown ATL
This wide-open space in downtown Atlanta offers over 1,400-square-foot of space for you to work with. You’ll find stylish furniture, mirrors, and other fun backdrops you can use to decorate the space, or you can bring in your own decor to create a customized wedding venue. With large windows that offer plenty of natural light, this venue will be a dream for your wedding photographer! Rentals include the use of the kitchen, tables, chairs, speakers, and mics. Outside catering is allowed, but only a licensed bartender can serve alcohol. Book it today on Peerspace!
2. A converted church in Grant Park
Whether you’re planning a traditional ceremony or something more creative, this church offers the charm of a 1920s church with some thoroughly modern renovations. In addition to stained glass windows and an amphitheater ceiling, it also has a sound system and stage lighting, as well as aerial equipment available for acrobatic performances. You’ll have access to the main hall, a flex space, a sunroom, and restrooms, and can add on a courtyard and kitchenette. And best of all, you can book it today on Peerspace.
3. A stylish library space downtown
A library may seem like an unusual choice for a wedding, but we think it’s one of the best small wedding venues in Atlanta for book lovers! This historic venue in downtown Atlanta has stylish furniture, exposed brick walls, and of course, elegant bookshelves to serve as the backdrop for your wedding ceremony or reception. It can accommodate up to 25 people, making it a unique choice for an intimate wedding ceremony for couples who don’t need a lot of extra frills. Check out all its photos on its Peerspace page!
4. A bright, white event space in Buckhead
Keep it simple at this all-white creative space in Buckhead. With room for 40 people in all, the space can be set up so that you can use different areas for your ceremony and reception. This Peerspace bookable loft serves as a blank slate for all of your decorative ideas, while tons of natural light stream in through multiple windows. With its white walls, ceilings, and floors, it screams traditional wedding space in a chic, irresistible way.
5. A downtown industrial-chic loft
This downtown venue offers a flexible layout with industrial-chic decor, including exposed brick walls, spiral staircases, a built-in bar, and two mezzanines. Chairs and tables are included with your booking, for a maximum of 40 seated guests or 100 standing. Outside food and drink are allowed, and security and bartending services are available for some events. Although no cancellations are allowed, you can reschedule your event with at least 45 days’ notice. Learn more about it on Peerspace.
6. An indoor/outdoor venue in Inman Park
This Peerspace bookable venue is a little bigger than the others on our list, but we think it belongs on any complete list of the best small wedding venues in Atlanta. That’s because its architectural charm and its flexible spaces give it an intimate feel no matter how many guests you invite. You can set up chairs outside for an outdoor ceremony or have your first dance underneath the rafters!
7. A creative studio in the Old Fourth Ward
This venue hosts describe it as “the perfect place to feel like you are inviting friends over to a large living room!” It’s often used for workshops, open mics, and book releases, giving it a worldly, sophisticated vibe that’s just right for an artsy bride and groom. Your guests will enjoy the comfortable cushions and furniture, Moroccan rugs, and other creative Boho touches. Be sure to visit its Peerspace page to see all its gorgeous photos and to book it!
8. A quirky craftsman home that’s tiny but mighty
This modern home has unique features you won’t find at many small wedding venues in Atlanta, including an outdoor movie theater. Inside the house, you’ll find a modern kitchen and two loft-style bedrooms accessed by rustic ladders — perfect for photo ops. There’s also a pergola with lighting and furniture if you choose to have an outdoor dinner. While this is a great location for an intimate wedding, keep in mind that the interior dining area can fit 25 people at most. Be sure t oheck out all its sweet photos on its Peerspace page!
9. A minimalist home in Atlanta‘s westside
This beautiful home and bungalow retreat has been meticulously renovated, and features some of the most charming decor you’ll find at any of the best small wedding venues in Atlanta. With a 35-bottle wine fridge, brass sinks and faucets, wood floors, and outdoor deck, you’ll be surrounded by luxury trimmings as you enjoy your wedding ceremony or reception. The venue can fit up to 25 people, but the dining room table is suitable for around 10. The hosts emphasize their location near the Beltline some of the best local microbreweries in ATL. Book it today via Peerspace!
10. A historic event space in midtown
This unique event space includes everything you’d expect in a renovated building dating back to 1890: high ceilings with exposed beams, original brick walls, reclaimed wood, and more. One of the highlights is the master suite with an adjoining bathroom that can be set up as a bridal suite. You’ll also find eclectic artwork throughout, primarily with a seafaring theme. It’s best for groups of 50 or less and is close to the W Hotel if your guests will need overnight accommodations. Best of all, you can book it today via Peerspace!
Everyone’s vision of a “small wedding” is a little bit different, but the general rule is that a small wedding has no more than 50 guests. That’s why we’ve featured spaces that can accommodate everything from an intimate dinner with a dozen guests, to spaces with a more flexible capacity. You can always browse Peerspace to find a venue that’s just the right size for your group, then call up the Concierge service to add furniture rentals and other services to your booking!