19 Luxurious and Elegant Mansion Rentals for Weddings Around the US

Go glam for your big day at one of these estates
Ariel Taranski
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Ariel Taranski
Ariel Taranski
Ariel Taranski
The Knot Contributor
  • Ariel writes on a variety of wedding-related topics for The Knot.
  • She has previously worked for Southern Bride Magazine, Miss Design Berry and other woman-owned wedding brands.
  • She received her Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Memphis.
Updated May 10, 2023

Making your big day a luxury experience is easy when you book one of the many historic sites and estates around the country. With a variety of mansion rentals for weddings to choose from, the hardest part may be picking the perfect one for you. Make sure you're asking the right questions when searching for a venue and considering which nearby vendors will help elevate your best day ever.

But don't worry, we've done some of the work for you by gathering our favorite mansion rentals for weddings in the U.S. Read ahead to see which ones may be in your state, but as always, you can use The Knot Marketplace to find all your local vendors.

The Mill Lakeside Manor in Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey

Book your own private estate with stunning lakeside views at The Mill Lakeside Manor. This New Jersey mansion rental for weddings and events offers pristine natural beauty and elegance, all while overlooking the water. From its lakeside garden to its romantic indoor ballroom, you'll have no shortage of beautiful locations to choose from when saying your I do's. This venue can accommodate up to 250 guests and since they only book one wedding at a time, you get dedicated service for your private event. They also provide a dedicated cocktail area for an unforgettable cocktail hour.

Ceresville Mansion in Frederick, Maryland

For those vintage estate vibes, the Ceresville Mansion will deliver. Located in the greater Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, you're secluded enough for your lavish wedding but still never far from local attractions. This venue sits on 26 acres near the Monocacy River for breathtaking views that will wow your wedding guests. It comfortably fits up to 150 people and ceremony and reception spaces include a garden space, the manor, the ballroom and more. You can even take newlywed photos with the mountains as a backdrop. Throwing your wedding here means you get both classic charm and natural allure.

Stan Mansion in Chicago, Illinois

In the heart of Chicago's Logan Square is the Stan Mansion, a 1920s manor perfect for your private event or wedding. This venue can fit up to 300 guests and its extravagant style includes features such as high ceilings, a bar area and Versailles-inspired fireplaces. Pick any of the ballrooms for your wedding, from their larger second-floor ballroom, lower-level ballroom or their main ballroom near the bar/lounge space. You can even make your entrance from the garden during the warmer months. Treat your wedding guests to a day of grandeur and gilded glamour.

Elms Mansion in New Orleans, Louisiana

Elms Mansion is an 18th-century estate in New Orleans' Garden District that provides all the authentic, opulent furnishings of that time while still delivering modern elegance. With enough space for up to 400 people, you and your guests will feel like royalty here with its hand-carved marble mantel, 24-karat gold sconces and ornamental cornices. Choose from multiple ceremony and reception areas, from the gazebo beneath one of the city's largest magnolia trees to the grand ballroom. You can use their on-site wedding planning services or choose your favorite Louisiana wedding vendors at this mansion.

Adorn Events in Las Vegas, Nevada

If you're on the hunt for Las Vegas mansion rentals for weddings, then check out the nearby Adorn Events. With its grand entryways, chandeliers and intimate patio, this venue gives the look and feel of an estate while being close to all the local tourist spots. This location can comfortably fit up to 300 guests and wedding services include full planning and a la carte options so that you can tailor your big day to your exact specifications. You can also use the on-site decor choices or bring your own.

Old Town Manor in Key West, Florida

One of our favorite Florida mansion rentals for weddings is Old Town Manor in Key West, an intimate garden venue with tons of history. This Victorian manor is now a hotel and it's certified-green and pet-friendly so your furry friends can join your best day ever. Up to 100 guests can be invited and with 14 guest rooms, many can stay overnight to enjoy this tropical bed and breakfast. Say "I do" in their dedicated garden space and dine and dance afterward under the palm trees. Your married life will begin in paradise here.

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Separk Mansion in Gastonia, North Carolina

For a taste of Italy, Separk Mansion offers Renaissance vibes right in North Carolina. This venue comes with a formal garden, multiple outdoor locations and a main ballroom so that you feel like you've stepped foot in another country and century. With room for up to 250 guests, you can host your big day at this elegant, romantic space just minutes outside of Charlotte. It includes features such as crystal chandeliers and big, open windows for a stream of natural light on your wedding day. It's no wonder this location is a popular choice for couples tying the knot.

Bourne Mansion in Oakdale, New York

If you're searching for Hampton mansion rentals for your wedding, then Bourne Mansion is one New York venue you'll want to see. This historical landmark offers traditional stylings on a private estate, giving your guests a taste of grandeur. These grounds can host anywhere from 300 to 1000 guests, depending on your needs and they offer many spots to wed both indoors and outdoors. From its luxurious features, such as a wooden staircase, a decorative glass dome and grand French doors, you'll be transported to a different era at this wedding venue. Plus, their dining options are delicious and deluxe.

Loose Mansion in Kansas City, Missouri

You can let loose at the Loose Mansion, a private event venue built in the early 1900s that places splendor at the forefront. With enough space for over 300 wedding guests, you can choose all-inclusive options and rental of the entire grounds for your big day. You can book any combination of their spaces, from their outdoor patio and parlor to their ballroom. There's no shortage of options for your union ceremony at this Kansas City spot. This venue offers mahogany woodwork, elegant fireplaces and other charming features for a wedding day unlike any other.

The Wrigley Mansion in Phoenix, Arizona

Mansion rentals for weddings in Arizona don't get much better than The Wrigley Mansion, a historic venue with a famous owner. Built in the 1930s, this estate gives gorgeous panoramic views of Camelback Mountain and the Phoenix landscape below. It was constructed with Spanish, California Monterey and Mediterranean style inspiration and it offers both indoor and outdoor locations for your ceremony and reception. This mansion can fit up to 300 guests and you can say "I do" overlooking their lush floral gardens or standing beneath lovely hand-painted ceilings. This Arizona site offers privacy with an unforgettable view.

Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum in Memphis, Tennessee

Tucked away in the Bluff City is Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum, a historic venue that dates back to the 1870s. This estate mixes French-Victorian architecture for a charming, vintage feel that's one-of-a-kind. You can get married on their front lawn, north garden or carriage house with space for up to 150 guests. And you won't be far from the excitement like Beale Street and Graceland, another famous Memphis mansion. This estate is elegantly furnished with antique decor and its breathtaking grounds offer a lovely view of Millionaires Row, making you feel like Tennessee royalty.

Darlington House in La Jolla, California

Searching for mansion rentals for weddings in Southern California? One popular venue is the Darlington House, right outside of San Diego. This historic home has hosted many weddings in its nearly hundred years and its spaces can fit up to 200 wedding guests. Its aesthetic was inspired was European and Egyptian styles, making it a truly unique site to exchange vows. From its Rose Garden, Andalusian Patio and Library, Egyptian Patio and more, you have many options for your ceremony, reception and even cocktail hour. You'll be in awe of its features, including an Egyptian mosque and vintage tiles.

The Veranda in Gulf Shores, Alabama

You can have it all at this beach mansion rental for your wedding. The Veranda is a stunning seaside estate that is right on the sandy shores of Alabama. Get the cozy feel of home with all the luxurious amenities at this sophisticated wedding venue. This Gulf Shores spot has a 100-foot beach perfect for your ceremony and plenty of space indoors for your reception. Up to 100 guests can party the night away here, from the main deck to the open main level for a lovely ocean breeze. Plus, it also has an elevator for accessibility and a boardwalk.

Westbury Manor in Westbury, New York

Westbury Manor is one of the many amazing mansion rentals for weddings in NY. This five-acre property is comprised of landscaped grounds, an 1880s estate and modern amenities that will elevate your best day ever. With only one event per day, you'll get privacy and dedication from the staff to make sure your wedding goes smoothly. Up to 300 guests can comfortably fit at this Long Island venue and their list of preferred vendors will help ease the stress of wedding planning. Their on-site catering incorporates seasonal, fresh menu items to heighten the elegant experience.

Aldie Mansion in Doylestown, Pennsylvania

One historic home is the Aldie Mansion in Pennsylvania, a 20th-century Tudor estate sitting on ten acres of land. This English country-inspired venue comes with a grand ballroom, carved wooden accents, a library and original fountains that will awe you and your wedding guests. Up to 220 people can celebrate with you on your big day here. One of their gorgeous ceremony spots is their gardens, but you can also say "I do" under the atrium as well. And when you get married here, you're supporting non-profit conservation efforts, all while enjoying a stunning backdrop for your day.

Luxmore Grande Estate in Winter Springs, Florida

Located in Winter Springs is Luxmore Grande Estate, one of the top mansion rentals for weddings right outside Orlando. This lakefront manor is on five acres of stunning land so that you're surrounded by Florida's natural beauty on your big day. With room for up to 200 guests, you can enjoy a variety of ceremony and reception spaces like the ballroom or garden. You can even host a cocktail hour in the parlor library or on the patio. Lovely string lights wrap around the entrance, making this mansion feel fantastical for your nuptials.

Aldrich Mansion in Warwick, Rhode Island

One elegant chateau that is perfect for your wedding is Aldrich Mansion in Rhode Island. Overlooking Narragansett Bay, this 70-acre estate boasts an impressive wedding space for up to 250 guests. This venue offers an on-site chapel, along with the main house, so your walk down the aisle is resplendent and unforgettable. From wood-paneled walls to dramatic archways, this spot radiates charm and grace. You can also customize your wedding menu to cater to your needs, with options of hors d'oeuvres to entrees and more. The Alrdich also provides rental items and an on-site coordinator to ensure your day is flawless.

Stanley House Mansion in Marietta, Georgia

Your search for mansion rentals in Atlanta for weddings can stop here. The Stanley House Mansion is a 19th-century home in the Peach State with space for up to 120 guests and it comes equipped with sophisticated woodwork, beautiful high ceilings and historic furnishings in their multiple event spaces for your wedding. You and your wedding party can even stay overnight in their rooms for a weekend of luxury. Located in Marietta just miles away from Georgia's capital, you'll never be far from the fun but can still relish in this estate's privacy.

Woodbine Mansion in Round Rock, Texas

A stately home in the heart of Texas, Woodbine Mansion takes Greek-revival vibes and lands them right in the South. This space can fit 300 or more of your wedding guests and it allows a variety of spaces to exchange vows. You can even take newlywed photos on their stunning grounds with secluded gardens and delightful gazebos. This estate enchants, with its patio string lights at night and ornate decor in its rooms. The ballroom even has mirrors imported from Europe, giving the feel of Grecian royalty on your wedding day.

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