The 7 Best Intimate Wedding Venues in Seattle

If you love the outdoors, then Seattle’s scenic location in the Pacific Northwest makes it a great choice for a wedding. Of course, the rainy climate makes it important to choose the right venue for the time of year, so you’ll want to put some thought into finding a good location. We’ve made it easy by choosing these seven intimate wedding venues in Seattle that are all available to rent from local hosts on Peerspace. They’re ideal for a small group of friends and family to gather for an intimate wedding, and include both indoor and outdoor options.

Whether you’re working with a wedding planner or doing it all yourself, our Concierge team makes it easy by offering catering, photography services, equipment rentals, and more. Just give us a call and we’ll help you line up one of our trusted vendors. Now, let’s take a closer look at each of our seven top wedding venues.

1. This bright event space in downtown Seattle

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This 3,000-square-foot venue has wooden beams, exposed brick, and bright white walls for a modern industrial vibe. The string lights, indoor plants, and curved staircase with wooden bannister add to the atmosphere, making it a great choice for an intimate wedding venue in Seattle.

This event space can accommodate multiple seating arrangements, and has a sound system, mics, and a projector. They can even recommend a live band or DJ. While the hosts are happy to host weddings for up to 50 guests, you’ll need to contact them for a custom quote.

2. This elegant event space in Capitol Hill

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This historic venue is perfect for an intimate wedding with a formal aesthetic. With red rugs and curtains, antique furniture, and even a grandfather clock, this is the perfect place for your family and friends to get dressed up for an intimate Seattle wedding with up to 60 guests.

Your rental includes linens, tableware, and stemware, making it easy for you to arrange catering through our Concierge team. The exterior of the house features white columns and green shutters that will look great in your wedding photos, while inside, there are chandeliers, an elegant fireplace, and even a grand piano that your live band can play!

3. This historic coffee shop in Old Ballard

Historic Urban Coffee Shop on Ballard Ave seattle rental
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Exuding a rustic charm, this daytime coffee shop features a private back room perfect for intimate events and gatherings. The space can accommodate 16 seated guests and 35 standing, complete with a picturesque lobby area and loft. Plus, if your wedding is in need of a barista or coffee service, this shop has it all.

4. This hidden gem indoor/outdoor event space near Mt. Baker

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This rustic event space is a truly memorable location for a small and intimate wedding venue in Seattle. With room to sit 14 guests comfortably, you can host an outdoor ceremony in a beautiful private garden, followed by a seated dinner in a cozy wooden cabin. There’s no kitchen on-site, but you’re welcome to arrange a caterer through our Concierge team. You’ll also have access to three on-site parking spots and will be close to public transit.

5. This elegant multipurpose space in the University District

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This scenic, plant-filled event space is incredibly versatile, able to accommodate up to 24 seated guests. Complete with large windows and an abundance of light, this classy venue features four high-pub tables with stools, and a pair of spacious counters that can be repurposed as buffet tables. There’s even a kitchen prep area in the back, so your catering staff can easily navigate the space.

6. This indoor/outdoor venue in Gig Harbor

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This rural venue just a short drive from the city is a great choice for an intimate wedding venue in Seattle. It has 1,200 square feet of indoor space and a covered patio perfect for an outdoor wedding and seated reception for up to 40 guests. But the highlight of this venue is the garden area, with a gazebo, pond, and fire pit that will make the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos!

7. This waterfront home in Bellevue

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Have your wedding by the water at this waterfront home in Bellevue, WA that looks out on Lake Sammamish. With room for up to 40 guests, you can have your ceremony outdoors, with a lawn area, dock, covered patio, and outdoor bar all included in your rental. Since it’s a residential area and parking is limited, you may need to hire a shuttle to get your guests to and from the venue. You can also rent a boat from a third party for use on the lake!

These are only seven of our best options for intimate wedding venues in Seattle. From sunny lawns and rooftop venues, to cozy cabins and wine cellars, there’s something here for every style and season. But if your guest list is just slightly too large or small for these venues, you can search on Peerspace by location and event size to find one that’s just right for you.

Once you have a venue in mind, reach out to your host directly or call up our Concierge team to find out your options for catering, entertainment, photography services, and more!

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