Top Ten Intimate Wedding Venues In The Triangle

By: Paige Gentry

So you’ve met “the one” and now it’s time to prepare for your big day! When planning a wedding and picking a location, you want it to be special. In this present day, intimacy is the way couples vision their ceremony. Here are some local venues for a small and safe celebration. 

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1.) The Barn of Chapel Hill is a family flower farm and floral studio. Being here makes you feel the history with a modern rustic twist. This location specializes in cut flowers and honey, floral workshops, and garden-inspired weddings and special events. The team loves to get hands on to make sure the client is happy and everything runs smoothly. Barn of Chapel Hill has three signature packages and the prices start at $8,600. You can contact them for more package details and to set up a tour.

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2.) This venue is located on a 22-acre farm in Durham. You will feel transported into a mystic view and be taken away from the city life. Having a wedding at this farm and distillery gives you the chance to have that romantic feel along with being unique and affordable. The starting price is at $3,500 and the team makes sure your vision comes to life. You can find more information for this venue on the WeddingWire and The Knot

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3.) Jiddi Space is a hidden gem downtown Raleigh located between the restaurants Gravy and Sitti. This location allows you to have the downtown vibe but still being classy and romantic. Another plus is being able to pick from the menus of these delicious restaurants. You can seat up to 120 guests between the indoor and outside seating. Contact them for a tour and more details. 

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4.) When you choose The Cotton Room you can feel like you are getting a true sense of the historical traits of Durham, North Carolina. They welcome you to set up a tour for more details.

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5.) The Glass Box is located right in the middle of downtown Raleigh. It is modern, chic, with a touch of luxury. This intimate space gives the client a stress free environment. Feel free to get in touch with them for pricing. Also connected with the Stockroom at 230. 

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6.) Tucked away on a farm in Gardner, this family owned house lets the guests have a perfect backdrop. If you are looking for a place with some rich history and to make wonderful memories, this is the place for your wedding. The Rand-Bryan House has several wedding packages that let you have the flexibility to get what you desire. The prices start at $2,750 and they are happy to discuss any details. 

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7.) Family owned and opened in 2021, The Maxwell has already been able to provide many celebrations. Many more to come with their every growing determination to make sure their clients get the best. The venue is located near downtown Raleigh. The space is romantic and dreamy bringing in the old charm and a modern touch of aesthetics. Feel free to set up a tour and the prices range from $4,500 to $7,500.

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8.) Highgrove Estate is located in Fuquay-Varina, right outside of Raleigh. They have every intention in making your special memorable. The Highgrove Estate has become the dream and elegant venue to many. Please contact Highgrove Estate for all other details. 

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9.) Imagine walking into this house and being welcomed with all the history of this house. The Mims House is on the list on the Nation Register of Historic Places in Holly Springs. With its picturesque views this venue really allows the client to let their dreams of their magical day come to life. Contact the venue for more details and pricing. 

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10.) About thirty minutes away from downtown Raleigh, The Wakefield Barn does not disappoint. Brings you the southern charm vibe with history. The client gets to have a stunning background with the flexibility of creating any possibility for their special day. A plus is that your furry family members are allowed to be there to celebrate with your guests. For the rentals, several packages are provided and the prices start at $3,500 and go up from there.