Autumn weddings are the matrimonies that give warm smiles, come as harmonious gospel choirs, and soak in the colors of the Earth. It's a special season that marks the transition from summer to winter, making destination weddings popular.
Finding the perfect place for an autumn wedding is quite tricky for couples who want to make it meaningful yet easy to travel for the guests. Whether you want a beach, garden, farm, desert, or manor wedding, we narrowed down the best destination wedding locations for autumn. Choose what fits your dream wedding venue below.
Chateau France weddings in the South of France are a dreamy and romantic option for couples looking to tie the knot in an elegant and picturesque setting. The beautiful countryside scenery, historical architecture, and stunning gardens provide the perfect backdrop for a fairytale wedding. Whether you choose to exchange vows in a lush garden, a grand ballroom, or a quaint chapel, your special day is sure to be unforgettable. From the mouth-watering cuisine to the exceptional wine, Chateau weddings in France offer a sensory experience that will leave you and your guests in awe. It's the perfect destination for a luxurious and unforgettable wedding experience.
Autumn is synonymous with cold, windy, drizzly, and icy. If you want to have fun with elegant lace dresses and light fabric suits, pick Scottsdale in Arizona as your wedding destination. You don't have to worry about the rain as the desert town prides itself on 330 days of warm sunshine.
Destination Pick: Montelucia Resort and Spa
Montelucia Resort and Spa boasts a luxurious and sophisticated paradise in the middle of a desert landscape as one of the best desert oases in Arizona. You can have the majestic Sonoran Desert as your background, with string lights illuminating the wedding venue.
Northumberland, Northern England
Hear ye, hear ye! The lovely couple has come to tie the knot in a historical wedding venue!
The massive brick walls of the manors and castles in Northumberland create a classic fairytale wedding atmosphere. Soon-to-be married couples and their entourage will be in awe of the stunning woodland and greenery in Northern England. You can just imagine the beautiful princess bride and her brave knight living in a spectacular venue like this.
Destination Pick: Matfen Hall
Matfen Hall has been a pillar of wedding destinations for 20 years in Northern England. The high windows and ceilings add to the charm of their halls for matrimonies. Their Grand Hall is an expert on creating beautiful romantic events where relationships last a lifetime. A plus? Sir Hugh and Lady Blackett made this stunning manor their home in the past.
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Are you dreaming of saying "I Do" by the shore while the sun casts an orange glow? A beach is a great place for destination weddings, and one of the best is along the shores of Riviera Maya. Hosting on the coastal stretch gives a tropical feel with the Mexican Caribbean as a backdrop. It's a great place to get hitched, relax and have fun with all the people that are dearest to the couple.
Destination Pick: Unico 20°87° Hotel Riviera Maya
Weddings, especially destination weddings, are most likely adult-only invites. Choose a secluded venue like what Unico 20°87° Hotel Riviera Maya offers. The hotel has its own set of packages where you can feel like tropical kings and queens when you arrive in the area.
Auckland, New Zealand
Intimate farmhouse celebrations are popular in Auckland, New Zealand. Farms in the Land of the Long White Cloud/Middle Earth offer an array of unique views of snow-capped mountains and clear skies. The cozy mountaintops and different farms in New Zealand will sing out to you. The couple can enjoy a luxurious rustic setting where there are more sheep than people.
Destination Pick: Deer Valley
Deer Valley is where beautiful memories are made with private surroundings and an enchanting countryside backdrop. The farmland offers a unique fusion of rustic and contemporary rural property that transforms any wedding into a romantic, delicate, unforgettable occasion.
Delicious cuisines and breathtaking forest backdrops are present in an Axminster wedding. The crisp autumn air perfectly combines with the elaborate menus, intimate setting, and exquisite details this town offers for elopements. Because of its popularity as a destination wedding in autumn, you can hear merry couples and guests singing, dancing, and celebrating throughout the year.
Destination Pick: River Cottage
The picturesque landscape makes the River Cottage a go-to wedding venue. It is located on 65 acres of organic farmland and near the famous Jurassic Coast. Couples don't need to book anywhere else for the ceremony as it's fully licensed to conduct civil ceremonies and partnerships. Many newlyweds can attest to how lovely River Cottage is to host a wedding.
Destination Weddings During Autumn
Almost every couple is trying to escape the cold and icy air of autumn for their matrimony, making destination weddings popular this season. There are a lot of beautiful places where you can hold your wedding, but always remember that what you choose will be the place that'll share one of the most important events of your life, so choose wisely.
Here's to an unforgettable wedding for the lovely couple! Cheers!