The Best Small Wedding Venues in DC
If you’re saying “I Do” to a smaller wedding, you don’t need to compromise on the lavish, historical and architecturally rich venues that DC is known for. There are tons of small wedding venues in DC that offer a cozy, intimate space, perfect for just you, your love, and a few close friends and family. Make sure you add these venues to your wedding planning shortlist:
The newest addition to the Wharf is here! The Pendry DC has elements of traditional DC architecture with the perfect blend of modern lines and bold patterns. If you are into – ceiling windows, spectacular view and impeccable service, this is the venue for you. The Moonraker has a private bar and accommodates roughly 60 guest comfortably.
RPM is a chic restaurant in the Washington, D.C.’s Mount Vernon neighborhood. They have a number of different private spaces. The rooms (aka sets) can be partitioned or combined to accommodate a range of 10-80 guests. The space if beautifully and neutrally set in tones of blacks, whites and grays.
A 5-star historic hotel in the heart of DC, the Hay-Adams Hotel is the epitome of modern luxury. The hotel’s famous wraparound upper balcony gives you the perfect view to Iconic scenes like the White House and the Washington Monument.
Jefferson Hotel - Washington DC
Luxury accommodations meet Michelin star dining at the Jefferson DC Hotel. The venue is frequented by locals and travelers alike and known for it’s creative cuisine and cocktails. Because the ambiance offers a blend of classic and contemporary, it is ideal for small, sophisticated weddings where every detail matters.
Iron Gate Restaurant DC
The ceremony is just the beginning of your wedding day. An inherent benefit of a small ensemble is the chance to spend more time with your guests during the reception. Choosing a venue like Iron Gate Restaurant in DC gives you a ready-made place for great cuisine and festivities. Best of all, the wisteria-covered patio means a you’ll have a breath-taking backdrop for photographs.
Ultra sexy, sleek and perfect for micro celebrations. We love the Society Bar at the Hamilton Hotel! It’s perfect for milestone celebrations, bachelor/bachelorettes party. This ultra luxurious space can also be a great option for the off-the-beat-and-path couple looking for something, unique.
Riggs Hotel DC
A stunning boutique hotel, the Riggs Hotel in DC is very accommodating to wedding parties. Their private event space includes private elevator access to the rooftop terrace and 360-degree views of downtown DC. They can also help with custom menus and personalization at every angle. Additionally, they have various spaces that are perfect for a small affair including. You’ll have The Riggs Suite, The Private Dining Room and Rooftop at Riggs as event space options to choose from.
If you want a water view, floor-to-ceiling windows. blank canvas in DC kinda venue, this is it! The Dockmaster Building is intimate and offers indoor/outdoor space located right at the heart of the wharf.