Searching for the perfect wedding venue in Napa Valley or Sonoma to create an amazingly epic wedding experience? We’ve rounded up 25 of the best wedding venues in Napa Valley and Sonoma including tidbits about what makes each and every one of them special. But, before we dive into this list, did you know that there are only 5 wineries in Napa that are legally authorized to host weddings? It’s true and it all boils down to a law passed in 1989 that protects the agriculture of winemaking. But, don’t worry, because we of course included them in this list. In fact, they are numbers 1-5 if you want to jump ahead! If you’re still with us, you’ll find that the rest of the wineries and venues on this list are Napa adjacent or located in Sonoma. We even included an amazing brewery in the list, because, why not!
Scroll through the blog for 25 of the most amazing Napa Valley & Sonoma Wedding Venues!
1) Berringer Vineyards
Planning a wedding at Berringer Vineyards is more than just your typical view of sweeping vineyards! Berringer Estate is historic 19th-century architecture with lush gardens. It’s gorgeous, timeless, and historic, what more could you ask for? Berringer has many locations on their property which they offer to their couples for wedding & pre-wedding day events.
You can choose from their inner courtyard, patio, Hudson House, or the grand lawn which overlooks the vineyards with the Chateau as your backdrop! Outdoor events at Berringer can accommodate up to 200 guests and events taking place indoors can accommodate up to 90 guests. Click here for more information on planning your wedding at Berringer Vineyards!
2) Merryvale Vineyards
If you’re picturing “that view” for your Napa Valley wedding day, Merryvale Vineyards has it. You know the view, sweeping hills of vineyards as far as the eye can see! And, as an added bonus, Merryvale offers up its historic cask room for your wedding day!
It’s two stories of over 2,000 one-gallon casks that line the walls, creating an unforgettable setting and an unmatched ambiance. Weddings at Merryvale begin with a wine reception that takes place in their tasting cellar. The wine reception is paired with small bites to kick off your entire wedding day experience, and it’s a whole vibe! Want to check out more wedding planning info for Merryvale Vineyards? Click here!
3) V. Sattuti Winery
Rustic charm and lush landscapes set the stage for a wedding at V. Sattuti Winery in Napa. Think of it as a little piece of Tuscany, tucked away in the states! With each and every corner of V. Sattuti serving as an unforgettable photo opportunity for your wedding day.
The barrel room, the vineyards, and the fountains are all free to roam on your wedding day. Aside from its gorgeous presence, your wedding menu at V. Sattuti is expertly crafted by their in-house Michelin-star chef Stefano Masanti. Click here for more info on planning your wedding at V.Sattti Winery!
4) Charles Krug Winery
Elegant and timeless, Charles Krug Winery is the place to plan an unbelievable wedding day. With a reception on the great lawn of this winery, you’ll feel more like you are saying I do at a national park than at a winery in Napa!
Their wedding packages include the use of the historic Carriage House, the Guest House, or the majestic Great Lawn. Though we have to admit, the most popular choice of them all is an alfresco-style dinner setting under the stars! Charles Krug has an entire in-house staff to help you plan every aspect of your day to flawless perfection. Need more info to get the planning process started? Click here.
5) Brasswood Estate
Eclectic design, rustic elegance, and impeccably designed private event spaces are what you’ll find for your Brasswood Estate wedding day! Brasswood Estate definitely has a more laid-back meets intimate feeling to it. So if your Napa Valley wedding is black tie optional, this is the right venue for you.
Their event menus can range from charcuterie receptions to sit-down dinner service. Flourishing with foliage and varying greenery, Brasswood Estate is the place to plan a romantic, fun, or intimate Napa Valley wedding of your dreams!
6) Carneros Resort and Spa
Going more for a luxe-glam wedding day in Napa Valley? Carneros Resort and Spa has that modern, clean, luxury aesthetic down! Deep in the countryside, Carneros has a 10,000-square-foot event lawn to host your ceremony, reception, or welcome reception!
With a total of 9 unique locations on their property (indoor and outdoor!), Carneros can accommodate up to 300 guests for your wedding day. If that’s not amazing enough, and trust us, it is! They are also committed to sustainability through their eco-friendly lawns and landscaping. See, we told you they’re pretty amazing!
7) Auberge Du Soleil Resort in Napa
Voted (by us!) as most likely to have a celeb crash your wedding, is Auberge Du Soleil. The dinner service for your wedding at Auberge consists of a custom menu prepared by their Michelin-star kitchen, including a pairing of sommelier-selected wines from their wine cellar.
But where the magic really happens at Auberge Due Soleil is at your wedding reception held in Bellevue II. Imagine french double doors opening up to a private terrace where you and your guests will take in sweeping views of the valley for the entire night!
If you’re thinking about turning your Napa Valley wedding into your Napa honeymoon, Auberge offers hot air balloon rides, custom-tailored wine tastings, and afternoons by the pool. Or, if you want to take in the sights, you can go for a hike or grab a bike and cycle the Napa Valley wine trail!
8) Solage Calistoga
Modern vibes meet farmhouse setting at Solage Calistoga. The interior of Solage Calistoga is absolutely impeccable with vaulted ceilings and a polished concrete floor.
But, as you might be able to imagine, all of the stunning beauty of the great outdoors is where the magic happens at this venue!
With two outdoor terraces, a patio, a courtyard, and an event lawn, Solage has all the options for a scenic wedding with epic views of the Palisades Mountains!
9) Indian Springs Calistoga
Located in Napa Valley you’ll find the boho, modern, Indian Springs Calistoga. Indian Springs’s approach to weddings is a mix of events hosted indoors and outdoors.
Ceremony and dinner service are held outdoors for a minimum of 95 guests. While your cocktail hour and dance floor will be indoors.
Indian Springs has that effortless meets elevated aesthetic, relying on the beauty of its natural surroundings, and the creativity of its couples to add in timeless details for an unbelievable wedding day!
10) Stanly Ranch
Will your Napa Valley wedding be a family-friendly experience with guests of all ages? Stanly Ranch is happy to welcome your celebration with open arms! They love hosting gatherings that capture the warmth and spirit of life.
Stanly Ranch provides two unique locations for your wedding reception, depending on the size of your guest list. For grand affairs of up to 450 guests, your reception can be hosted in the Glasshouse Barn. Or, for more intimate affairs of up to 40 guests, Stanly Ranch can accommodate your guests at The Grange. They have a slew of locations to choose from on their property to accommodate weddings of all sizes. You can find out more on their website here!
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11) The Lodge at Sonoma
This luxury hotel meets wedding venue is located in the heart of Sonoma and features 10 sweeping acres of beautiful vineyards and gorgeous gardens.
Their al fresco dining service for your wedding reception will make you feel like time has stopped just for you with views of the sky and lush greenery all around you. Secluded and breathtaking, you’ll be fully present for each unforgettable moment of your wedding. The Lodge at Sonoma hosts weddings from May through October. Additionally, they work with their couples to create custom farm-to-table menus with ingredients sourced from local dairy farms and olive groves.
Curious to know what type of dinner you can host at The Lodge at Sonoma? Hors d’oeuvres, chef stations, buffets, plated dinners, or family-style platters. So basically anything! They love crafting menus that are as unique as your love story. For more information on hosting your wedding at The Lodge at Sonoma, you can follow this link.
12) Seven Branches Venue and Inn
Located in Sonoma’s historic town square, Seven Branches Venue and Inn is an amazing wedding venue if you’re looking for that warm, romantic feeling. The vibe at Seven Branches is a reflection of Sonoma’s Spanish heritage with its unique elegance and charm.
To customize your wedding at Seven Branches, you have access to three unique locations on their property. The Ballroom, The Patio, and The Courtyard. And, if you’re asking us, we love the idea of a wedding ceremony on the ivy-covered walls of the courtyard, with a reception and dinner service on the patio. Up-level the warmth of the architecture at Seven Branches with heaps of dreamy floral arrangements and your wedding will be romantic beyond words! To make Seven Baches the place where you say I do, you can contact them via this link.
13) Silverado Resort and Spa
If your Napa Valley wedding is a destination wedding for you and your guests, Silverado Resort and Spa has over 350 guest rooms to accommodate your incoming guests!
Silverado Resort is another amazing choice to delight your guests with fresh farm-to-table cuisine and enamoring views of the surrounding area. The entrance to Silverado is a long winding driveway that leads you to the grand estate. It’s regal and dramatic. Weddings at Silverado take place at The Grove, The Gardens, or The Grand Ballroom. To begin planning your picture-perfect wedding at Silverado Resort and Spa, you can follow this link!
14) MacArthur Place
Quaint and cozy, MacArthur Place is a beautiful venue for a vibey garden wedding. Intimate vibes and all, MacArthur Place prides themselves on luxury service all the way!
They are a full-service boutique hotel located on six lush acres just steps away from some of the best wineries that Sonoma has to offer!
If you’re planning on a seated or buffet dinner service for your wedding reception, MacArthur Place can accommodate up to 150 guests. Catering is provided by their in-house team and they are a venue that considers themselves to be family friendly! If you’re looking for that intimate garden vibe for your wedding in the heart of wine country, you can learn more about their packages at this link!
15) Cornerstone Gardens
One of two unique venues provided by Cornerstone Sonoma, Cornerstone Gardens has a variety of locations on their property for you to plan your wedding!
There’s a grand lawn, a gorgeous lily pond, and a rustic barn. The grounds are also complete with beautiful gardens and they are flanked by an abundance of flowers.
Cornerstone Gardens needs little in the way of decor. Some cafe lighting inside the barn, and a unique arbor perched by the Lily Pond as you say I do is all you need!
16) The Barn at Harrow Cellars
The second venue by Cornerstone Sonoma is The Barn at Harrow Cellars. It’s not your typical rustic wine-country barn though. It’s a white-washed modern dream! All in all, there are 3 locations at The Barn at Harrow Cellars.
The Willow Lawn, The Harrow Lawn, and The Barn. The Barn has amazing views of Carneros’ rolling hills. The event staff at this venue works with it’s couples to create an indoor/outdoor wedding day experience and when you catch a glimpse of the views, you might just see why! To start planning your dreamny white barn wedding day at The Barn at Harrow Cellars, click here!
17) Paradise Ridge Winery
The views at Paradise Ridge are bright lights, big city. And their wedding day package is an everything-you-can-imagine experience! Weddings at Paradise Ridge Winery can accommodate up to 250 guests and include access to two unique locations on their property.
All rentals are included in their wedding package, from tables and chairs to heaters, a fire pit, and a wood-burning pizza oven. You can grab one of their venue booklets, or just jump right to contacting them, through this link!
18) Gramm Vineyards
Your wedding at Gramm Vineyards will be charming meets rustic, and laid back! Because of their farming process, weddings at Gramm Vineyards can be scheduled from early June to early September.
They accommodate weddings with a guest list of 50 to 250 guests and make their lush, 15-acre property yours for the taking on your wedding day! Gramm Vineyards is an amazing choice if you’re looking for a wine-country wedding venue that is a blank canvas. The team at Gramm leaves all of the decisions up to you from where and how you’d like to place your tables to hand-selecting the caterer that you’d like to work with. For more details on a wedding at Gramm, you can click this link.
19) Stonetree Estate by Wedgewood Weddings
Earthy meets updated and nestled on the water, Stonetree Estate by Wedgewood Weddings is a gorgeous wedding venue with panoramic views. Think of it as a lodge-style venue with vine-covered walkways, firepits, and the coastal range as your backdrop!
The reception venue at StoneTree is an upscale ballroom and their in-house team creates personalized wedding day packages that cater to your specific needs! For more information, or to catch a view of their property, you can find them at this link!
20) Triple S Ranch Napa
Dreaming of saying I do under a 175-year-old walnut tree? You can at the Triple S Ranch! The outdoor ceremony area uses the resident walnut tree as the backdrop for your vows with 150 chairs set for your guests on the lawn. The Triple S Ranch is a private 20-acre ranch that can sleep up to 60 of your closest friends and family at their Victorian house or chic cabins.
Additionally, planning a wedding at The Triple S Ranch comes with use of the event barn, stone patios, ceremony site, use of table and chairs as well as their outdoor pizza oven, Argentine BBQ, and stone fireplace. Definitely the place to host a full weekend of events! Thinking about extending your stay while you’re in town for your wedding? They have a gorgeous pool, infinity hot tub, and gym! For more information on hosting your wedding at the Triple S Ranch in Napa, you can click here!
21) The Estate Yountville
A vineyard backdrop with a 19th-century ballroom, The Estate Yountville is a Napa Valley gem! If your guest list seems to keep growing bigger and bigger with each passing day, you’ll need the 55,000+ square feet of this venue to create an amazing wedding day experience for you and your guests.
The Estate has four unique locations on their property to plan the wedding day of your dreams and their in-house culinary staff focuses on creating a full dining experience for your amazing day. For more information, or to peek at the four spaces on their property, you can visit this link!
22) B.R. Cohn Winery
It doesn’t get much more “Sonoma” than B.R. Cohn Winery, which is located between the Mayacamas and Sonoma Mountains. The views are beyond picturesque and the venue is happy to host intimate and large-scale weddings alike!
B.R. Cohn offers two distinct locations on their property for your wedding day, The Olive Grove, and The Amphitheater. The Olive Grove provides seating for up to 250 guests for your reception and dinner service. While The Amphitheater is a gorgeous ceremony or cocktail hour site that can also seat up to 250 guests.
Can you imagine the fragrant scent of the Picholine olive trees on your wedding day? Amazing! For more information on planning your wedding at B.R. Cohn Winery, follow the link!
23) Jacuzzi Family Vineyards
Dinner and dancing in the barrel room of a vineyard? Yes please! It all starts with a wedding ceremony at Jacuzzi Family Vineyards “Vineyard Vista”. An outdoor venue space that overlooks the vineyards and the Wetland Preserve.
After you say I do, you can enjoy a reception inside the stone walls of the Grand Piazza or the Barrel Room. But, we’re warning you, it will not be an easy decision! Each space is unique, upscale, gorgeous, and ready for an amazing wedding celebration! So, we suggest you take a walk around their website so you can start deciding now!
24) Cline Family Cellars
Cline Family Cellars has all of the gorgeous views and lawns much like its counterparts on this list. However, they have one truly unique aspect that many of the other venues do not!
An Adobe Mission, located on their property that can host weddings of 20 to 100 guests. After you say I do by the arched stone bridge, you can move the celebration to their great lawn where you and your guests can enjoy the beauty of the venue, along with some amazing wine made on site! Each Cline Family Cellars wedding package comes with up to 6 barrels of wine for you and your guests to enjoy. Can you think of anything better to include in a wedding package? We cant!
25) Hopmonk Tavern Sonoma
So maybe you want to get married in wine country but you’d rather drink beer at your wedding. Fair enough. We included this wedding venue in Sonoma on our list just for you. Because it’s actually a beer garden! Hopmonk Tavern in Sonoma is a former farmhouse that dates all the way back to 1888.
They are a wedding venue with a lively atmosphere and their vibe is simplistic elegance. If you want that “everybody knows your name” kinda feeling at your wedding, Hopmonk Tavern is the venue for you.
Their personal philosophy is to treat all of their guests like friends on your special day. Hopmonk serves up libations from their in-house brewery, along with delectable bites for your dinner service along with cake and dessert to finish off the night. If you want to check out the vibes at Hopmonk Tavern in Sonoma, you can see more at this link!