Your wedding day is the opportunity to make a big statement, and nothing makes a bigger statement than hosting friends and family at a mansion or estate.
With their combination of history and luxury, usually coupled with spacious grounds and stunning views, these types of venues just feel like they’re meant to hold a celebration as special as a wedding.
If you’re looking for the best mansion and estate wedding venues in Colorado, we’ve got you covered! Here are some of our top picks.
Include a little piece of state history in your wedding day by choosing Grant-Humphreys Mansion for your venue. Built in 1902 and located in the Quality Hill neighborhood, this mansion is the perfect setting for an elegant wedding.
The architectural design elements like the tall exterior columns, and crown moldings that decorate the interior will transport you back in time.
Highlands Ranch Mansion
This large estate is Western ranch meets elegant castle. The Highlands Ranch Mansion is a sweeping 27,000 square feet — more than enough space to accommodate a large wedding — and includes numerous indoor and outdoor areas to celebrate in.
No matter which space you choose to have your ceremony or reception in, you’re sure to be surrounded by sweeping views of the wide open spaces provided by the Historic Park that the estate sits on.
The Chateaux at Fox Meadows
This French-style venue in Colorado is the ideal setting for a modern wedding. With its high ceilings, large windows, and all-white interior, you can create the wedding of your dreams in this luxurious property.
Della Terra Mountain Chateau
For a perfectly romantic getaway, head into the mountains to Della Terra Mountain Chateau. This venue sits at the edge of Rocky Mountain National Park, a great place for wedding portraits of the two of you!
There’s also luxurious lodging options on site for your guests, so you can make a weekend out of your wedding with family and friends for a few days.
It’s also on our list of dog-friendly wedding venues in Colorado!
Manor House sits on six acres of rolling green hillside and balances perfect mountain views with proximity to downtown Denver. With rustic yet pristine vibes, Manor House is sure to wow your guests with its spectacular scenery and gorgeous ballroom.
The Pinery at the Hill
For those of you in Colorado Springs, consider adding The Pinery at the Hill to your list. The 22,000 square foot venue offers many elegant spaces to hold your ceremony and reception, including a chapel, veranda, and two spacious ballrooms.
And with breathtaking views of Pikes Peak and the Colorado Springs skyline, you’re sure to get plenty of stunning photo opps during your celebration here.
Located just 30 minutes outside of Denver, the Boettcher Mansion is tucked away inside the Lookout Mountain Nature Preserve. Surrounded by trees and stunning landscape views, this secluded lodge-like mansion makes for the perfect backdrop for a modern-rustic wedding.
With Tuscan-inspired design features like archways and plenty of greenery throughout, you and your guests will find plenty of photo-worthy spots at Villa Parker. The Mediterranean-style estate provides the perfect atmosphere for a spring or summer outdoor wedding.
Cherokee Ranch & Castle Foundation
For a truly one-of-a-kind experience, you can celebrate your special day at this historical landmark. The Scottish-inspired property is located above thousands of protected acres and surrounded by wildlife, making for a secluded and nature-filled space for your wedding. This venue only hosts a limited number of weddings per year, so be sure to check if your date is available!
This mansion goes all the way back to 1905, and is a perfect mix of historic charm and modern restorations. Parkside Mansion is minutes from downtown Denver and overlooks the nearby City Park — best for those couples who are looking for a venue that offers character in the heart of an urban area.
The Tapestry House by Wedgewood Weddings
The playful colors and Victorian details of The Tapestry House make it a unique destination to celebrate your wedding. For simple elegance, you can’t beat the manicured gardens with blossoming lilacs and 100-year old trees or the historic charm of a building originally constructed in 1890.
Another beautiful Victorian-style mansion, the Richards-Hart Estate is your one-stop destination for getting ready, holding your wedding ceremony, and celebrating with guests at the reception. Take plenty of gorgeous photos in the historic arbor while kids can enjoy the playground.
With outdoor and indoor spaces, the beautiful grounds set the perfect stage for an intimate and memorable gathering.
Willow Ridge Manor
Willow Ridge Manor was built as a family home over a century ago. This Colonial-style mansion was nearly demolished before it was refurbished and transformed into a wedding venue in the 1980s. We’re definitely glad it was saved! Its elegant columned porch, classic Colorado mountain views, and impressive red rock formations on the property make it a gem of a destination.
With gorgeous scenery in every direction and ample room for getting ready, cocktail hour, and a reception, Lionscrest Manor is perfect for couples who want a private, chic wedding venue on a mountain estate. You and your guests will be treated to a spectacular cliffside view to the side of the property and plenty of room to mingle on the grounds.
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