Luxury, history, famous architecture, quiet spaces, stunning views, Barcelona and the surrounding area really do have it all. No matter what combination of factors you want for your perfect wedding venue, Barcelona has it. If you’re looking for a Barcelona wedding venue then you’ve come to the right place.
These are the top 10 Barcelona wedding venues for 2024
1. Castell de Sant Marçal
Easily arriving in first place is one of our favourite venues of all time, and top of our list for all Barcelona wedding venues, the fantastic Castell de Sant Marçal.
Situated just outside Barcelona city, the iconic tower of this beautiful castle venue is instantly recognizable and makes for some incredibly epic photos. The grounds around the castle provide the perfect space to make your dream wedding day come true. These photos are just a small example of the type of amazing ceremony you can create at Castell de Sant Marçal, the photo above even ended up winning an award for worldwide best wedding photos of the year!
2. Mas Torroella
Mas Torroella is another of our favourite venues near Barcelona. This unique venue has been meticulously restored over the years, taking it from a ruined masia to a beautiful, modern escape complete with built in pool and spa room. One fantastic feature of Mas Torroella is “The Ruins”, a beautifully renovated ceremony location at the back of the property. Literally the ruins of part of the ancient buildings on the property, we had the privilege of photographing the first ceremony at this magical location.
3. Castell d’Emporda
Easily in the top selection of any list of Barcelona wedding venues, and just a 1.5 hour drive from the heart of Barcelona city, this spectacular venue is one of the best that all of Catalonia has to offer. Sitting at the top of a hill surrounded by its own tiny iconic Spanish town, the building, grounds, and entire surrounding area offer countless opportunities to design the wedding of your dreams. We absolutely love photographing at Castell d’Emporda, and some of our favourite photos over the years have been taken here.
4. Casa Felix
If you’re looking to get out of the city but still be near enough to drop in at any time, Casa Felix is a perfect option for your Barcelona wedding. A fully restored classic Spanish Casa, this venue has become incredibly popular in the past few years, and for good reason. Just 40 minutes from the heart of Barcelona, and only 10 minutes from the iconic little beach town of Sitges, it has everything you need plus all the things you want. From beautiful, intimate elopements to full sized epic parties, Casa Felix is one of those Barcelona wedding venues that can make it happen no matter what your style is.
5. Casa Anamaria
Casa Anamaria is a hidden gem among Barcelona wedding venues, it’s the perfect choice for couples looking to tie the knot with a touch of rustic charm and laid-back elegance. Surrounded by lush greenery and rolling hills, Casa Anamaria effortlessly captures the essence of a dreamy countryside celebration with a Spanish twist.
You can’t help but notice the relaxed vibe and welcoming atmosphere at Casa Anamaria. The venue seamlessly marries old-world allure with modern comfort, creating a space where history meets contemporary romance. Whether you’re exchanging vows in the picturesque garden or toasting to forever on the cozy terrace, Casa Anamaria sets the stage for a Barcelona wedding that’s as unique as your love story.
6. Villa Catalina
Nestled amid the picturesque landscapes of Catalonia, Villa Catalina is a rising favourite among Barcelona wedding venues. Surrounded by the natural beauty of lush gardens and panoramic views, this venue combines elegance and simplicity with the relaxed vibes of the Mediterranean.
You can cool off by the pool, hang out in one of the many rooms or terraces, lounge in the covered outdoor sofas, or even spend your time just wandering around the beautiful grounds. Villa Catalina offers all the versatility you want for your big day, whether you’re planning an intimate affair or a grand celebration, Villa Catalina effortlessly adapts to your vision.
7. Almiral de la Font
Tucked away in the hills of Sitges, Almiral de la Font is more than one of the best Barcelona wedding venues; it’s a heartfelt embrace of authenticity and warmth for couples who are looking for a truly personal wedding. This place carries stories, and your story will become part of it as well.
Almiral de la Font has that almost impossible perfect combination of new, natural, and rustic, with history that you can really feel. The classic stone and wood construction is blended seamlessly with the modern amenities like the pool with a view, the treehouse lounge area, and the fully equipped gym. Almiral de la Font has everything you need for your perfect wedding.
8. Casa Batllo
One of the most recognizable buildings in all of Europe, few know that this famous building designed by Antoni Gaudi is actually available as a Barcelona wedding venue, but it is. The building itself is listed as one of the official works of Antoni Gaudi, which are included in UNESCO’s list of World Heritage. How’s this for a wedding venue description, from the UNESCO website: “The Works of Antoni Gaudí is an exceptional and outstanding creative contribution to the architectural heritage of modern times.” Casa Batllo is incredibly unique, even for a Barcelona wedding venue, with the added bonus of being located directly in the heart of Barcelona city.
9. Castell de Tamarit
Blessed with incredible views of the stunning Costa Dorada coastline, Castell Tamarit is perfect if your looking for one of those Barcelona wedding venues that exudes romatic, charming, dreamy vibes. Just an hour’s drive from the city centre, this historic castle is surrounded by ancient stone walls and panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea. The lush, manicured gardens of the castle grounds are ideal for ceremonies and celebrations, with the massive terrace offering breathtaking vistas of the azure waters below.
What sets Castell Tamarit apart among Barcelona wedding venues is not just its picturesque setting but also its rich history. Dating back to the 11th century, the castle seamlessly blends medieval architecture with modern amenities, providing a unique and timeless ambiance for your special day.
10. Cortal Gran
Just a 1.5 hour drive North from the very centre of Barcelona city is the beautiful Cortal Gran. A stunning an unique medieval stone castle packed with style and history, but with all of the modern conveniences that you really want on your wedding day. There are multiple outdoor locations that are perfect for setting up your ceremony, reception, or even your dinner plans.
Multiple rooms are available to accommodate you and your closest friends and family in the house, as well as covered and indoor locations for all your events if you prefer to keep things inside. Cortal Gran has it all right there on the grounds, and on top of everything it’s also right next to some incredible photo locations on the stunning Costa Brava. You really can’t ask for more at Cortal Gran, and we love to photograph this amazing venue any chance we get.
Honorable Mention: La Centenaria 1779 / Masia Ribas
If you’ve gone through our top ten Barcelona Wedding Venues and still haven’t found the right spot for your wedding, we have one hidden gem that just might be the right one for you. Enter the beautiful La Centenaria 1779, formerly known as Masia Ribas, located just outside of Barcelona city.
La Centenaria 1779 is a classic Spanish style Masia with a beautiful garden setting, it’s an incredible place to celebrate with your friends and family. Getting married out on the grounds, drinks in the garden, dinner in the beautiful masia and dancing in the classic renovated wine cellar, what more could you want from a wedding in Barcelona? La Centenaria 1779 has everything you need to make your Barcelona wedding an unforgettable event.
We hope this guide to the top ten Barcelona Wedding Venues has helped you narrow down your list a little bit. We have personally photographed weddings at all of these incredible venues, many of them more than once, and without a doubt we can highly recommend every single one of them! These Barcelona Wedding Venues are incredible places to make incredible memories.
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