In the heart of its cultural richness lie the best Chiang Mai wedding venues, each a treasure trove of history, natural splendor, and contemporary luxury. From the tranquil allure of the private villa with Lanna-inspired design, cocooned resort in vibrant blooms and serene greenery, to the historically rich establishments in the city’s old town, there are where your dream wedding can be transformed.
Let's journey through these unique locales, offering couples a tapestry of settings for their perfect day with this curated list by Chiang Mai wedding planner, Wonders & Weddings.
Disclaimer: This post is a ranking of the best Chiang Mai wedding venues by Wonders & Weddings. We consider their stunning scenery, unique characters and history, as well as the exceptional hospitality without being affiliated with or sponsored by the venues listed. Many of which are the venues we'd love to work with again. All images belong to and are taken by our team at Wonders & Weddings.
About Wonders & Weddings
Wonders & Weddings is a destination wedding planning company covering various locations in Thailand, including Chiang Mai. Our team specializes in destination and multicultural weddings for modern couples and marriers of all genders. Clients trust us for our insightful knowledge and expertise in the locations we work at, while also providing personalized wedding experience and bespoke design. Our weddings and editorials have been featured on British Vogue, 100 Layer Cake, Magnolia Rouge, and many more.
137 Pillars House Chiang Mai
137 Pillars House is a luxury boutique hotel which offers an intimate, historically rich setting shaded by abundant trees that complement the wooden buildings. It's adaptable for weddings in various traditions, whether Thai, Lanna, Western, or beyond.
The Four Seasons Chiang Mai
Here at The Four Seasons Chiang Mai, we recommend the "Orchid Nursery," a cozy floral haven adorned with exotic orchids and lush ferns, and iconic open air location, "The Lawn" complete with a tranquil pond for a heartfelt outdoor wedding.
Panviman Chiang Mai Resort Spa
Go up to new romantic heights at Panviman Chiang Mai, a five-star resort perched atop a hill, enveloped by tropical forests, flower fields, and fruit orchards. It offers a blend of Lanna and Ayutthaya history combined with modern amenities.
Nestled in the lush embrace of Chiang Mai's serene landscape 30 minutes from the city center, Sela is a haven for couples seeking a luxurious outdoor wedding. The venue's meticulously landscaped grounds, adorned with a rich, sensory interior designed by the co-founder, and the unique overlook, provide an enchanting backdrop for couples to exchange vows in a sophisticated and elegant setting.
Anantara Chiang Mai
At Anantara Chiang Mai, you can choose from three distinct settings: the "River Lawn," which offers a riverside garden party; "Bodhi Terrace," an indoor banquet with a riverside deck beneath an ancient Bodhi tree adorned with lanterns; and "Bubbles Rooftop," a close-knit space serene with the river’s views.
If you're drawn to the allure of local culture, you might just fall in love with Raya Heritage. This 5-star riverside hotel is decorated with charming local handicrafts inspired by the lifestyle of the Lanna people along the Ping River.
The Heritage House & Garden
The Heritage House & Garden brings a touch of Europe to the heart of Chiang Mai's countryside through its architecture and furnishings, blending European elegance with the natural surroundings. You can also enjoy its many facilities, such as the Manor and Dragonfly House.
Set amid Chiang Mai's enchanting scenery, Villa Mahabhirom is an exquisite retreat for couples seeking a unique outdoor wedding experience. The venue boasts stunning gardens filled with vibrant blooms and tranquil greenery, creating a mesmerizing natural ambience. Couples can celebrate amidst the serene setting of the villa's gardens, surrounded by the beauty of nature.
Rachamankha is another gem in the heart of Chiang Mai's old city. This unique venue mixes eleventh-century B.C. Chinese dwellings architecture, which forms the foundation of Northern Thai architecture, and bits of Zen minimalism found in its courtyards.
Planning your wedding in Chiang Mai
In its diverse landscape, each of the best Chiang Mai wedding venues unfold a unique story for your celebrations. Whether you're drawn to the lush intimacy of villa’s gardens or the timeless elegance with historic architecture, our full wedding planning service can help you fulfill your wildest dream and unique vision at one of these stunning locations.
Contact Wonders & Weddings now and let us create an unforgettable celebration for you and your loved ones.