After meeting through mutual friends in 2014, Shiva and Jonathan later connected on Facebook when Jonathon messaged Shiva about the World Cup because he knew she liked soccer. “He came up with all these stats on players and I assumed that he knew a lot about soccer and that we had a lot in common,” recounts Shiva. “We decided to go out to a cafe in Montrose, just us two, and we hit it off from there.” Three years later Jonathon proposed to Shiva on the rooftop of Hotel ZaZa with the glittering lights of the downtown skyline as their backdrop.
Shiva and Jonathan pledged their love at The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa in a traditional Persian ceremony, accompanied by a beautiful Sofreh Aghd, in a timeless wedding palette of white and gold. The bride describes her Persian wedding as “glamorous and romantic.” The reception decor featured tall dramatic floral centerpieces, glittering chandeliers, and a custom monogrammed dance floor from LG Event Entertainment & Production. Guests enjoyed a delectable surf and turf reception meal, followed by an elegant four-tier white and gold squared wedding cake with raspberry filling from Susie’s Cakes. Cherished moments for the bride included the father-daughter dance, first look, and dancing with everyone! We are so excited to feature this gorgeous Houston couple and their romantic Persian wedding. Congratulations, Shiva and Jonathan!
Steeped in history, and stunning in design, the St. Anthony Hotel is a perfect San Antonio wedding venue for Houston-based wedding couples.
If you’re from San Antonio and want to return to your roots for your wedding celebration, or if you’re a Houston native now residing in the River City who wants to wed in your new town, the St. Anthony is a must-see. This AAA Four Diamond hotel and designated national historic landmark is a favorite for destination weddings, honeymoons, and pre-wedding celebrations. Not only does this glamorous San Antonio wedding venue have gorgeous spaces for wedding ceremonies and receptions (including a fabulous rooftop terrace), it’s also a fabulous place for guests to stay while attending your wedding. Click here to read the rest of this post »
The convenience of a hotel wedding is a huge plus for many engaged Houston couples. Hosting your various pre-wedding celebrations, ceremony, reception, and accommodations at one venue means no traffic, inclement weather is not an issue, and large weddings are handled professionally and with ease. Longtime Weddings in Houston partner Houston Marriott North ticks all the boxes, with the right ballroom space for any size hotel wedding or celebration and a team of seasoned event professionals on hand.
Though there are countless advantages to hotels as wedding venues, here are the top reasons to have a hotel wedding in Houston. We’re sure they’ll have you signing up pronto to tour Houston’s hottest wedding hotels!
1.THE HOTEL WEDDING OPTIONS IN HOUSTON ARE ENDLESS…AND AMAZING.
As one of the nation’s top destination cities, Houston is rich in hotel options for every kind of couple, and every kind of wedding. You’ll need to decide on a few basics before you begin your wedding hotel search: Click here to read the rest of this post »
That’s right, darlings, we’ve got a JW Marriott Houston Downtown wedding booking special to tell y’all about…and we think you’re gonna love what you hear. But first things first: If you’re a regular Weddings in Houston reader, you know how much we love this fabulous downtown Houston property, housed in the circa-1910 “Carter Building” (aka Houston’s first skyscraper!). This sophisticated downtown Houston luxury hotel just exudes artful chic, from the moment you walk through the lobby doors. And that cool, contemporary vibe extends to the hotel’s wedding spaces, including the intimate Monet Room, and expansive Picasso Room (sensing a theme here?). Click here to read the rest of this post »