Just 40 miles north of Houston, Conroe, Texas, is surrounded by piney forest and the 22,000-acre Lake Conroe. Conroe is the perfect blend of starry nights and city lights, where relaxation meets adventure. And, in Conroe, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Stroll through the streets of downtown to shop the variety of stores and boutiques, and stop into one of many delightful breweries for lunch. Looking for a little more adventure? Conroe boasts many great hiking trails thanks to its forest surroundings, or enjoy a day on the water and rent a boat or paddleboard on the lake.
With so much to see and do, Conroe makes the perfect location for a destination wedding. Plus, in Conroe, there’s a wedding venue for every wedding style! From luxurious estates to rustic-chic barns, you’ll be pleasantly surprised that these seven stunning venues are so close to home.
The first Conroe-area wedding venue on our list, Iron Manor, exudes avant-garde elegance throughout each of its 17,000 square feet. This awe-inspiring estate is rich with history and is the perfect setting for the industrial-chic wedding of your dreams. Throughout the sprawling indoor and outdoor space, riveted steel contrasts gorgeous brickwork, fountains, and blooming gardens and provides flexible design options. Iron Manor’s castle-like setting is the perfect place to make all your wedding day dreams come true!
Big Sky Barn
For a romantic forest wedding with an abundance of rustic-chic charm, look no further than Big Sky Barn. This secluded wedding venue has everything you need for a memorable occasion. Big Sky Barn’s architecture is warm and inviting, from the Grand Barn and Chapel ceremony venues to the iconic covered wooden bridge. Plus, the grounds are absolutely divine, with stone paths that lead into scenic woods and thousands of lights that softly illuminate the forest surroundings after dusk. No matter what you envision for your dream wedding, Big Sky Barn is ready to accommodate all your wedding day wishes and up to 300 guests to celebrate with you.
Situated in historic Downtown Conroe, Heather’s Glen is a full-service wedding venue ready to bring your wedding dreams to reality. This wedding venue has two beautiful settings to choose from and can accommodate up to 200 guests. Say “I do” in an alfresco ceremony amidst lush greenery or in the charming chapel. Heather’s Glen also makes planning a wedding seamless! They’ll coordinate catering, cake, rentals, DJ, and even the minister if you’d like. Because the Heather’s Glen team is there to help from day one, every aspect of your wedding is certain to flow together effortlessly.
Just three miles north of Downtown Conroe, trade the piney woods for the luscious highlands of Central Mexico at Madera Estates. This venue’s unique architecture and manicured grounds are absolutely breathtaking, inspired by San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, a historic town and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Whether you prefer an indoor wedding or an alfresco affair, Madera Estate’s exotic beauty will take your breath away. Enjoy your ceremony and reception in the gorgeous Hacienda. Or, exchange vows in front of the outdoor Grand Fireplace and then dance the night away with your guests under a canopy of stars.
The Carriage House Houston
If you’re looking for a wedding venue with a super convenient location that still feels tucked away and intimate, The Carriage House Houston is perfect for you. This venue exudes rustic-chic charm inside and out, with photo ops aplenty. The Carriage House includes rentals, and their open vendor policy gives you the freedom to handpick all of your delicate details. You and your soon-to-be spouse will love getting ready in the well-appointed bridal suite and groom’s quarters. Then, exchange your vows in the glass-window chapel or outdoors under a crystal chandelier arbor in front of up to 300 friends and loved ones.
Margaritaville Lake Resort
If you’re dreaming of a waterfront wedding with an upscale, all-inclusive destination feel, you’ll love what Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe, has to offer! Everything you need to make your big day memorable for you and your guests is right at your fingertips. Over 72,000 square feet of beautiful and flexible indoor and outdoor wedding venue space? Check. Endless tasty catering options? Check. Space for you and your guests to stay and play? Check. A full-service salon and spa for bridal hair, makeup and nails? Check! With staff available to assist every step of the way, planning a wedding at Margaritaville Lake Resort is a breeze!
Bentwater Yacht & Country Club
Bentwater Yacht & Country Club is another luxurious waterfront wedding venue on Lake Conroe, overlooking five miles of open water. Bentwater’s versatile space makes the perfect setting for an intimate family affair, a grand fairytale ball, and everything in between. Wed on the water’s edge under Bentwater’s signature waterfront gazebo or in a lush garden under the Greek-style garden gazebo. And when it comes to even the smallest details, Bentwater’s staff has you covered. With endless enhancements to elevate your stay and wedding day, you’ll have the opportunity to savor every moment of your special event.
Want more lakefront or rustic-chic wedding inspiration in Conroe? Head to our wedding venues page to book a tour (or two!) today!
“7 Must-See Wedding Venues in Conroe, Texas” – Spotlight Houston Vendors – Photography: Ama by Aisha | Emily Figurelli Photography | Venues: Iron Manor | Big Sky Barn | Heather’s Glen | Madera Estates | Carriage House | Bentwater Yacht & Country Club | Margaritaville Lake Resort |
Contributors: Photography: Wondery Thoughts / Story of Marcus / Alexandra White Photo / Kasey Lynn Photography / Dave DiLauro Photography