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New Houston Wedding Venue: Balmoral Crystal Lagoon

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Venue: Balmoral Crystal Clear Lagoon
A new Houston wedding venue with true blue resort-wedding style and feel? Balmoral Crystal Clear Lagoon is here, it’s clear, and it’s waiting for your resort destination wedding, just 30 minutes from downtown Houston!

The first time we saw Balmoral Crystal Clear Lagoon, we honestly couldn’t believe our eyes. Framed with white-sand beaches, tropical landscaping and chic private cabanas, Balmoral’s crystalline lagoon feels like a Caribbean paradise. Except that it’s in Humble! Imagine saying your “I do’s” under a billowing canopy surrounded by fluttering palm trees and lush greenery, then joining your guests for an indoor-outdoor celebration overlooking Balmoral’s dazzling blue infinity pool. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Elegant Barn Weddings At Magnolia Meadows

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Venue: Magnolia Meadows | Photo: Century Tree Productions
It’s no surprise that elegant barn weddings are in high demand among our Weddings in Houston readers and followers. And we’re happy to report, we’ve got an awesome venue option to recommend: Magnolia Meadows.

Let’s start with The Barn, with space for more than 250 revelers, and an environment that is as charming and graceful as it is rustic and easygoing. Pendant chandeliers, wood-frame clerestory windows and big ol’ barn doors give this unique Houston area wedding celebration space a feel of relaxed refinement. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Hill Country Weddings At Hyatt Regency Lost Pines

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Venue: Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa
Weddings in Houston venue partner Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa specializes in relaxed, elegant Hill Country Weddings. If that sounds like your idea of Texas destination-wedding perfection, then read on, to-be-wed!

Set on 400 acres along the banks of the lower Colorado River just outside Austin, this versatile and picturesque Texas Hill Country resort has flexible space for outdoor ceremonies and receptions with a “barn wedding” feel. Want to say your “I do’s” against a backdrop of lush trees and endless blue skies, but take it indoors for a more formal dining-and-dancing celebration? You can do that, too!  Click here to read the rest of this post »

Elegant Barn Weddings At The Carriage House

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Venue: The Carriage House | Photo: C. Baron Photography
Elegant barn weddings await Houston brides and grooms at The Carriage House, located a short drive from Houston and just minutes from The Woodlands.

At this charming rustic-elegant Conroe venue, you’ll find a romantic country-chapel ceremony space, lined with windows to let in the abundant natural light, and accented with glittering crystal chandeliers.  Prefer the idea of outdoor “I do’s?” The Carriage House has got you covered, with a vine-entwined arbor for you two, and antique pews for your guests, all set upon a wooded backdrop that includes a pond and burbling fountain. The main event space, featuring 35-foot-high timber beam ceilings and brilliant crystal chandeliers, can accommodate up to 300 guests, for a celebration filled with relaxed elegance and true Texas hospitality.

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Venue: The Carriage House | Photo: C. Baron Photography
Among our favorite features at The Carriage House: a vintage-inspired bridal suite, featuring antique vanities and classic white-leather styling chairs (there’s an equally well-outfitted groom’s suite for the groom and his guys).

The Carriage House also offers a super-flexible vendor policy, so you can choose vendors that fit with your wedding day vision or opt for an all-inclusive package that can include catering, linens and everything in between. Schedule your appointment now to tour The Carriage House, one of our favorite spots for elegant barn weddings near Houston, and make sure to let them know you found them at Weddings in Houston, for that little extra bit of VIP treatment you deserve!

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Venue: The Carriage House | Photo: Mychelle Levan Photography

 

10 Tips For Houston Outdoor Weddings

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Venue: Magnolia Meadows

Outdoor Houston weddings can be a risky proposition, for all kinds of reasons. But with the right venue, and options for both outdoor “I do’s” and climate-controlled festivities, you can enjoy nature’s backdrop, with a reassuring backup. You can start by asking these questions: Click here to read the rest of this post »