North Georgia, a hidden gem for wine enthusiasts, is home to a thriving wine industry with picturesque vineyards and wineries. Whether you’re planning a wedding, a rehearsal dinner, or simply seeking a memorable wine-tasting experience, winery wedding venues in Georgia offer a charming and elegant setting. In this article, we will explore the top five winery wedding venues in North Georgia that promise to leave a lasting impression on your guests.

1. Yonah Mountain Vineyards

1717 Hwy 255 S, Cleveland, GA 30528

Located in Cleveland, Yonah Mountain Vineyards is renowned for its handcrafted wines and breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. This family-owned winery offers a rustic yet elegant atmosphere for weddings and events, with a spacious pavilion and outdoor terrace. The vineyard’s natural beauty, coupled with their exceptional wines, creates an unforgettable experience for guests. Yonah Mountain Vineyards also offers wine tastings, tours, and a charming tasting room for visitors to enjoy. Learn more about having your wedding at Yonah Mountain Vineyards by checking out my full in depth guide.

What to Know Before Booking your Yonah Mountain Vineyard Wedding

  • Price: The rental fee at Yonah Mountain Vineyards ranges from $6,500 to $11,000 per event, depending on the season and duration of your event.
  • Guest Count: Accommodates both intimate and large gatherings. Yonah Mountain Vineyards has a 51 guest count minimum and a 200 guest count maximum.
  • Amenities: Two location options for ceremony and two options for reception. Rustic elegance, spacious pavilion, outdoor terrace, reception tables and cross back chairs included, exceptional wines, beverage service staff.
bride and groom hold hands while walking in front of Montaluce Winery Wedding venue.

2. Montaluce Winery & Restaurant

501 Hightower Church Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533

Situated in the heart of the North Georgia wine country, Montaluce Winery offers a Tuscan-inspired experience like no other for your wedding. The vineyard’s rolling hills and vine-covered pergolas create a romantic and picturesque setting for weddings and events. With a focus on sustainable practices and artisanal winemaking, Montaluce provides an authentic and memorable experience for wine enthusiasts. One of the great things about Montaluce is that they have both indoor and outdoor ceremony options, which is really important for a venue to have incase of inclement weather. There are so many gorgeous locations to choose from for your first look, family and wedding party photos, couple photos, night photos and more. Another perk of getting married at Montaluce Winery is having access to their executive chef for incredible food and wine options. View my guide on how to plan your Montaluce Winery Wedding here. 

  • Price: The cost of a Montaluce Winery wedding is around $7,000-$17,000 but varies depending on the date of your event.
  • Guest Count: Accommodates both intimate and large gatherings. Maximum guest count is 200.
  • Amenities: Tuscan-inspired setting, rolling hills, vine-covered pergolas, sustainable practices, farm-to-table cuisine.

3. Château Élan Winery & Resort

100 Rue Charlemagne Drive, Braselton, GA 30517

Located in Braselton, Château Élan Winery & Resort is a luxurious destination that seamlessly combines world-class wines with exceptional amenities. The venue offers a variety of event spaces, including ballrooms, gardens, and vineyard terraces, providing the perfect backdrop for grand celebrations or intimate gatherings. Guests can indulge in spa treatments, championship golf courses, and delectable dining options during their stay, making Château Élan a comprehensive and opulent choice for a wedding venue.

  • Price: Contact the venue for customized wedding packages. Prices start at $7,500.
  • Guest Count: There are several location options for your ceremony and reception. These locations can accommodate between 50-350 guests.
  • Amenities: Ballrooms, gardens, vineyard terraces, over 200 luxury hotel rooms, spa treatments, championship golf courses, award winning catering.

4. Frogtown Cellars

700 Ridge Point Dr, Dahlonega, GA 30533

Situated in the scenic Dahlonega region, Frogtown Cellars is a premier winery known for its exceptional Bordeaux-style wines. This picturesque venue features a spacious pavilion overlooking the vineyards, providing a stunning backdrop for weddings and events. With a commitment to sustainable farming practices and meticulous winemaking techniques, Frogtown Cellars offers an unparalleled wine experience. Guests can also explore their tasting room and sample a variety of award-winning wines.

  • Price: Contact the venue for customized wedding packages.
  • Guest Count: Accommodates both intimate and large gatherings.
  • Amenities: Premier winery, Bordeaux-style wines, spacious pavilion, sustainable farming practices, wine tastings.
Bride and groom kiss on wedding day with Crane Creek Vineyards in the background.

5. Crane Creek Vineyards

1040 Crane Creek Rd, Young Harris, GA 30582

Crane Creek Vineyards’ rustic charm and country elegance will provide the perfect setting for your wedding celebration. This Georgia winery has three popular locations at the vineyard for wedding ceremonies. The event staff is happy to help you plan every detail of your wedding ceremony and reception, providing everything from ceremony and reception seating to wonderful gourmet menus. From a casual picnic under the stars to a formal sit-down dinner, let Crane Creek help you create your vision for the perfect reception meal for your friends and family.

  • Price: Contact the venue for customized wedding packages.
  • Guest Count: Can accommodate up to 125 people.
  • Amenities: Some key amenities that make Crane Creek Vineyards stand out include versatile indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception spaces, rolling vineyards, beverage staff, event coordination team
Bride and groom walk through Winery Wedding Venues in Georgia.

Experience North Georgia Winery Wedding Venues

North Georgia’s winery venues offer not just a backdrop for your special day but an entire experience infused with elegance, romance, and the finest wines. As a Georgia wedding photographer, I’ve seen how each of these top five winery wedding venues in Georgia brings a unique charm, ensuring that your celebration is nothing short of magical. For more information and to start planning your dream wedding, don’t hesitate to reach out to these exceptional wineries in the heart of North Georgia. Cheers to love and lasting memories!

Georgia Winery Wedding Venues Featured:

Yonah Mountain Vineyards

Montaluce Winery & Restaurant

Château Élan Winery & Resort

Frogtown Cellars

Crane Creek Vineyards

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