Callaway Gardens Weddings

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Callaway Gardens Weddings – What You Need To Know

Callaway Gardens and resorts can be found on the foothills of the Appalachian. An hour drive from Atlanta. This is the perfect destination for any couple looking to have a wedding. Featuring various venues, you are practically spoilt for choice as there’s a venue to suit the preferences of any couple.
With 20 miles worth of raw and untouched wilderness, lakes, and woodland Gardens, these make for perfect backdrops making Callaway resorts and gardens the perfect venue for a destination wedding. They have a professional staff that is dedicated to making your special day eventful and one to remember.

Callaway Gardens Wedding Venues

Whether you are looking for an outdoor or indoor wedding, there are venues to cater to all your needs at the Callaway Resort and Gardens. There are different venues to cater for Callaway Gardens weddings, with many invited guests, and for the intimate couple who would like to savor their special day with a small intimate wedding. Here’s a list of the various venues:

Ida Cason Memorial Chapel

This chapel is a work of art, it seems as if it was built with the sole intention of hosting intimate weddings. It is fashioned to look like a 16th-century gothic chapel. It’s the perfect spot to hold a small wedding. It can hold 60 people and a total of 75 when others are standing.
The Ida Cason Memorial Chapel is located in a forest in the Callaway Gardens area.

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Virginia Hand Callaway Discovery Center

Callaway Gardens weddings held at this venue are sure to stand out and make a statement. It features a magnificent view of the Mountain creek lake, open design and lofty ceilings. These features make the venue itself an excellent backdrop for your wedding. The indoor venue can host up to 200 people and the outdoor bridge venue hosts 150 people.
A wedding couple is standing in the Virginia Hand Callaway Discovery Center.

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Longleaf Lawn

You can have your dream wedding featuring stunning views from Robin lake. Longleaf Lawn is located just outside the Lodge and spa. This allows your guest to wind and rest at the lodge after the wedding. This venue can host up to 300 people. It is the perfect location for a tented wedding, to make sure bad weather does not intervene in your wedding ceremony.

Longleaf Ballroom

This is the largest indoor venue in the Callaway Resort and Gardens. It’s built with a traditional theme and allows you to fit in as many guests as you wish. Sits 500 people.

Ski Pavilion

This is a casual wedding venue, it is to the west of Robin Lake Beach. Capacity is 150 people. This location is unique and spectacular, as you are surrounded by water and the fascinating landscape of Georgia. The pavilion offers a blank canvas for your individual wedding style.

Cypress Room and Ironwood Courtyard

These are the perfect venues to hold a reception after having an intimate wedding at the Chapel. It is elegant and small, perfect for intimate moments. Can sit a maximum of 100 people and can be your perfect choice out of all the Callaway Gardens weddings.

Gardens Restaurant and Lawn

This venue offers fine dining and cuisines both national and international. It’s elegant and it features a traditional theme. The restaurant is a perfect venue to host an indoor wedding. The restaurant can seat a maximum of 70 people. The restaurant lawn adjacent to the restaurant has beautiful views of the lake.

Callaway Gardens Weddings: Costs

Callaway Gardens Weddings have varying prices for each venue. The average price of hiring a small venue is around $950 and the average price to rent a large venue is $1250. Visit the venue and get the best Callaway Gardens wedding packages for the best deal.
If you prefer to get married somewhere else in Georgia, check out the best wedding venues in Georgia, or if you prefer a more industrial location, check out this blogpost.