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The 9 Best Intimate Wedding Venues in Houston

If you’re looking for intimate wedding venues in Houston, then you only need to browse Peerspace to find a broad range of event spaces available to rent from local hosts. We’ve saved you some of the trouble by collecting our top picks on this list!

Some of these venues have on-site catering, event staff, and other services built-in. For others, you can call up our Concierge team to get a custom, all-inclusive quote. Before long, you’ll be well on your way to a memorable, stress-free wedding ceremony!


1. This elegant banquet hall in Sharpstown

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Looking for a spacious banquet hall that you can customize to suit your own style? This venue can fit up to 65 guests and has a range of decor to choose from, including round or rectangular tables, chiavari chairs, and table cloths and furnishings in a variety of colors. There’s also a kitchen on-site that your caterer can use for food prep, as well free, covered parking spaces for guests.


2. This flexible indoor/outdoor event space in southwest Houston

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This venue is a great choice for a small-to-mid-sized wedding with room for up to 100 seated guests. The indoor space is around 1,800 square feet with another 1,800 square feet of adjoining outdoor space, making it perfect for an indoor/outdoor wedding in Houston. Tables and chairs are available on-site, and you can choose from a list of preferred caterers to provide food and drink. Whether you choose to use traditional wedding decor, or highlight this venue’s country charm, this is one of our top picks for an intimate wedding venue in Houston!


3. This home with backyard in Greater Heights

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Have an outdoor wedding in the backyard of this charming home that can accommodate 50-75 people. In addition to the yard, you’ll have access to the kitchen, bathrooms, and studio. There are also plenty of shade awnings to protect you from the hot summer sun. You can choose from round or rectangular tables to suit your preferences. You’ll also have access to a projector and bluetooth speaker for any toasts or tributes. Book a caterer through our Concierge team to make the most of this centrally-located venue in Houston.

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4. This classy wine bar in downtown Houston

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For a low-key-but-classy wedding ceremony, head to this wine bar in downtown Houston that can host up to 50 people. The chandeliers, modern bar, and elegant seating options provide a fancy atmosphere. Since the venue has an on-site bar and kitchen, you won’t have to look far for catering: your hourly rate includes a bar tab, so you can take care of your rental costs and food expenses on the same bill.


5. This historic barn in Brookshire, TX

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This is another great venue idea for couples looking for a rustic Texas location for their wedding.  You’ll have access to multiple areas at this event space, including an indoor reception area boasting high ceilings, wooden rafters, hanging lanterns, and more. Outside, you can take photos by the multi-colored water fountain and vine-covered archways. There’s also a courtyard and pavilion, as well as a food prep area that your caterer can use.

Your booking includes tables and chairs for up to 150 guests, A/V gear, a kids’ play area, a bridal suite, and more. You can arrange for catering and event staff directly with your local host, or call up our Concierge team for help putting together a customized booking.


6. This beautiful barn and chapel in Magnolia, TX

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Head to Magnolia for this beautifully-decorated venue that combines the best of a traditional barn with a modern kitchen and amenities. The main event space has a spacious floor with wooden rafters, as well as an upstairs loft that can be used as a dressing area or bridal suite.

The farmhouse-style kitchen has a large prep counter that’s perfect for a caterer, and the venue comes with tables and chairs that you can use for the reception. There’s also an outdoor chapel with white arches that can serve as the site of your ceremony or wedding photos. This space can accommodate up to 200 guests, but it’s great for smaller, more intimate weddings too.


7. This indoor/outdoor event space in Plantersville

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This is another great intimate wedding venue in Houston that can accommodate anything from a small family gathering to a larger reception for up to 250 people. The white walls, wooden rafters, and chandeliers will set the scene, while tables, chairs, and tableware are all available on-site to make for an easy set-up. Your caterer can use the industrial kitchen and prep space.

Not only that, but there’s a bridal suite and a groom’s suite, an indoor/outdoor bar, and options for A/C or heat lamps, depending on the season. Choose this venue if you want plenty of photo opportunities, both in the venue itself, and on the 10.5-acre property with a pond and fountain.

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8. This modern mansion in Galveston

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Just a short drive from the city is this picturesque mansion in Galveston, which has been turned into a modern bed-and-breakfast. The 8,000-square-foot estate has palm trees, a large front porch, and a carriage house with a relaxed Gulf Coast aesthetic. The dining area features an elegant grand piano, while the Solarium offers a stylish lounge with a fireplace. Rent out one of the bedrooms for use as a bridal suite ⁠— it even has its own clawfoot bathtub with luxurious pink drapes!


9. This art gallery in downtown Houston

Finally, consider this 1,200-square-foot art gallery near downtown with an exposed brick interior and an outdoor patio. With room for up to 60 seated guests, you’ll have several areas available for your ceremony and reception, including an indoor bar and a kitchen. Tables and chairs are included, and a staff member will be available to help you with set up. If you need additional bar staff or services, just reach out to our Concierge team to add it on to your booking!


These are just a few of our favorite intimate wedding venues in Houston and its suburbs. From downtown wine bars and art galleries, to rural barns and mansions, there’s something here for small to mid-sized weddings of all kinds. To find more locations on Peerspace, use the search filters to sort by location, number of guests, amenities, and more. Then confirm with your local host or call up our Concierge team to make sure that everything’s ready for your big day!


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