The 7 Best Intimate Wedding Venues in Seattle

On the lookout for 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, if you want to keep your guest list small, 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. Peerspace is the largest online marketplace for hourly venue rentals, with a simple-to-navigate platform that makes it easy to discover and rent amazing venues of any size.

Now, let’s take a closer look at each of our top intimate wedding venues in Seattle that may just make you say “I do!”.

1. This modern event space in Ballard

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This 2,000-square-foot venue has wooden beams, skylights, and bright white walls for a modern industrial vibe. The crystal chandeliers, indoor plants, and modern furniture 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. There is also a full kitchen on-site, with the host event providing catering services if you’re interested.

Another perk that comes with using Peerspace? You can read reviews from past renters to better inform your decision. And this Ballard loft has tons of raves! Here is one helpful example: “We had such a great experience at the Loft! We had our Wedding ceremony and reception in the space and it was perfect for us. Lanie was very helpful and communicative, and the day of coordinator for the space did a great job making sure we knew where everything was and helping us get set up. Can’t recommend this enough!”

2. This elegant event space in Pioneer Square

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This thoughtful, stylish Pioneer Square venue is perfect for an intimate wedding with a formal aesthetic. It is a 2,000-square-foot all-white venue with pristine wood floors and a modern aesthetic. With a reception and ceremony space, this is also the perfect place for your family and friends to get dressed up for an intimate Seattle wedding with up to 80 guests.

The events team here is happy to help you create your dream wedding. So be sure to talk to them about their all-inclusive services, like their in-house catering!

3. This historic coffee shop in Old Ballard

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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 17 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. Since it’s already so aestehtically pleasing, you will need to do very little decorating, if any at all!

In the words of a Peerspace reviewer who booked this coffee shop for an event: “Sheila [the host] was super helpful, allowing us to borrow serving platters, use paper cups and plates, even refrigerator space! She was friendly and responsive and made the check in/check out process so easy. I’d highly recommend this adorable place for your next private event!”

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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 there is an outdoor grill if that’s more your speed. You’re also welcome to arrange a caterer. The host also provides 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 and can 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 There’s also a pair of spacious counters that can be repurposed as buffet tables. Your catering staff can make use of the prep kitchen area in the back.

“From the interior design, guide on how to access the space/rules and rapid responses from the hosts; it truly made things go smoothly for an event,” shares a Peerspace reviewer. “Everyone who attended could not stop raving about how perfectly decorated the space was and the hosts were accommodating and easy to reach! I would highly recommend this space!!”

6. This indoor/outdoor venue in Belltown

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This spacious lounge event space in Belltown is ideal for intimate weddings of up to 75 guests and provides several unique areas for mixing and mingling. The interior is a 2,500 square foot flex space with an Art Deco design that boasts tables, chairs, and an A/V system.

But the highlight of this venue is the courtyard area with plenty od seating and standing space plus a fire pit that will make the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos! Be sure to add the courtyard and the rooftop space to your booking so you and your guests can enjoy everything this amazing venue has to offer your intimate wedding.

“This space was FABULOUS and SO WELL done,” shares a Peerspace reviewer. “We absolutely loved the versatility and the host was amazing. Clean, trendy, comfortable and intimate space with lots of room. We absolutely loved it!”

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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 30 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!

Intimate wedding venues in Seattle: conclusion

Rustic 19th Century Venue With Roomy Green Patio
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These are only seven of our best options for intimate wedding venues in Seattle. From sunny lawns and rooftop venues to modern lofts and flex spaces, 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 to find out your options for catering, entertainment, photography services, and more!

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