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Modern Oasis Wedding Venue: Omni Houston Hotel

Opulent Omni Houston Hotel Wedding by J. Cogliandro Photography
Photo: J. Cogliandro Photography
An oasis of elegance surrounded by lush greenery, the Omni Houston Hotel is an ideal Houston-area wedding venue for couples who want the feel of a destination wedding without having to leave home.

Nestled in the heart of Uptown, the Omni Houston has the feel of a cosmopolitan resort. This AAA Four Diamond property will charm you with its modern-chic decor, exceptional service, luxurious accommodations and exceptional cuisine. Whether your wedding is small and intimate or grand and formal, the Omni Houston can accommodate you and your guests in one of its three beautiful ballrooms. You can also opt to celebrate your special day outdoors, with a lakeside ceremony in the hotel’s lush gardens, or a poolside reception beneath a starlit sky.

Photo: Courtesy of Omni Houston Hotel

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Hot New Wedding Venue: Sandlewood Manor Grand Opening!

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Photo: Sarah Bridgeman Photography
While you may have glimpsed the gorgeousness of Sandlewood Manor in the pages of Weddings in Houston and on social media, this breathtaking new wedding venue hasn’t been been fully available to brides and grooms…until NOW.

On Sunday, Sept. 15, from 1-4 p.m., Sandlewood Manor welcomes to-be-weds, their wedding planners and trusted opinion-givers, to its much-anticipated Grand Opening! Set on 27 acres of beautifully manicured Tomball landscape, Sandlewood Manor’s features are best experienced in person. Make sure to RSVP to be there, and experience the grandeur and beauty of this unique plantation-style Houston wedding venue. You’ll have a chance to view the regal Manor House, private bride’s suite, elegantly appointed groom’s quarters and gardens. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Wedding Open House This Weekend: 15 Acres

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Venue: 15 Acres | Photo: Dream Photo & Video

In anticipation of this weekend’s wedding open house at beautiful 15 Acres, taking place Sunday, Aug. 4 from 1-5 p.m., we’re showcasing this relaxed, elegant venue, and its backdrop of spectacular natural scenery. Read on, Houston venue-seekers! Click here to read the rest of this post »

3 Ultra Southern Wedding Venues We Love

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Photo: Courtesy Of Montage Palmetto Bluff

As one of the country’s southernmost cities, Houston’s culture is as Southern as it is Texan. And Houston to-be-weds, along with their families, have an affinity for the gracious hospitality, relaxed luxury and fabulous food and drink the South is known for. These three distinguished Southern destination properties welcome Houston couples and their loved ones to sip, dine, dance and say, “I do,” surrounded by regal decor, lush landscapes and iconic Southern scenes.

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Photo: Courtesy Of Montage Palmetto Bluff
1. MONTAGE PALMETTO BLUFF

A classic country-chapel ceremony and total-escape resort celebration all in one? You can have your wedding cake and eat it, too, at the Montage Palmetto Bluff, located in the lush Lowcountry of South Carolina. Jack Nicklaus signature golf, sport shooting, yachting, equestrian activities and strolling through the extraordinary Palmetto Bluff Conservancy, are just a few of the innumerable things you and your guests can do at the Montage. But don’t tucker yourself out, to-be-wed. You’ll want to save energy for your “I do’s” in the picture-perfect May River Chapel, or the grand Somerset Chapel—both offering gorgeous views, and streams of South Carolina sunlight. Click here to read the rest of this post »

6 Texas Destination Wedding Venues Near Houston

Forget passports, plane fares and complicated travel logistics…these six Texas destination wedding venues offer a full weekend wedding experience, just a short drive away from downtown Houston.

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Venue: Briscoe Manor | Photo: Mustard Seed Photography

1. BRISCOE MANOR

SAY I DO: Nestled among pecan and oak trees on a serene 50-acre estate whose history dates back to the early 19th century, Richmond’s Briscoe Manor welcomes couples to say their vows in a stately limestone chapel (the photo ops are out of this world!), and invites celebrants to take full advantage of Click here to read the rest of this post »