Elegant Wedding Venues On The Athenian Riviera
Are you looking for the perfect place to host your wedding in Greece? Just a few kilometres from the heart of the city lies the Athenian Riviera, a lacy coastline with crystal clear waters, palm-tree lined promenades, golden beaches, luxurious resorts, and stylish entertainment venues. Athens’ waterfront combines awe-inspiring landscapes with mesmerizing views to the Saronic Gulf and a cosmopolitan lifestyle, making it a perfect setting for an idyllic ceremony.
A wedding in Athens, along the Athenian Riviera, can be just as (and perhaps even more) spectacular as a destination wedding on the Greek islands! To get you thinking, we’ve gathered a list of some of the most stylish venues along the Athenian Riviera, available all year round, to help guide you through the selection process!
If you wish to celebrate your wedding against the backdrop of the endless blue horizon and the azure sea, this very unique venue is an ideal choice. Exuding an intrinsic sense of freedom, Rubirosa provides sweeping vistas that will dazzle your guests! It offers two different venues; the outdoor estate that can welcome up to 200 guests and the indoor estate which is comfortable for up to 150 people.
Overlooking the breathtaking Saronic Gulf, this is the ultimate venue if you want your wedding reception to take place on the beach, with the sound of the waves creating a magical atmosphere. One of the venue’s major highlights is that the bride and the groom can arrive by boat for an impressive entrance – a definite WOW factor!
A wedding isn’t complete without a party and Porfirio provides the absolute summer scene for partying with your guests until dawn while sipping delicious cocktails! During the winter, the reception can be held in the indoor banquet hall, which, due to the huge glass windows still offers sweeping vistas of the silvery winter sunsets and calming blue sea.
#2 Varkiza Resort
The renewed beach park Varkiza Resort Yabanaki Beach is located on the beautiful central beach of Varkiza and has six main areas that can host the needs of every social or business event; two of them are ideal during the winter and the summer since they are equipped with a closed reception hall.
Prive is an extremely chic and stylish venue that can host a wide array of events from parties and private dinners to company events and, of course, weddings! It is equipped with a closed air conditioned hall that has space for 250 seated guests and an open-air space that can accommodate up to 350 people.
If you are looking for a venue with a radiant island-like background and a playful Mykonian flair, then look no further. The Exclusive Hall has a seating capacity of 400 guests, while the open-air area, which is right next to the beach, can host up to 450 people. The area’s main attraction is the impressive traditional windmill that even further enhances a holiday-feel atmosphere!
Just a few minutes from the Athens center, at Alimos Beach, there are two dreamy venues, perfect for hosting a once in a lifetime event!
Surrounded by lush greenery and affording superb sea views, this venue really seems like it is straight out of a fairytale! Eclectic furniture, elaborate decor, and romantic lighting – true sophisticated elegance. The space can comfortably accommodate up to 1,200 seated and 2,000 standing guests; it is the most ideal venue on the Athenian Riviera for large weddings!
Exceptional design meets high aesthetic and majestic views at Ble Pavillion, an ideal venue for any summer or winter event! The decor masterfully blends earthy colors and wood to add a touch of warmth, especially during colder months. It is comprised of a beautiful garden as well as an indoor venue that can function as a single space, accommodating up to 750 people for a seated dinner.
Operating all year round, Balux is a one-of-a-kind destination in the southern part of Athens, ideal for receptions, wedding parties, gala dinners, and corporate events!
On the exquisite beachfront premises of Asteras Glyfadas, where the sun melts into the sea, Balux Prive is an idyllic venue enveloped by an exotic aura. Depending on the weather, the roof can be left open, while the venue also offers direct access to a private beach. It can accommodate from 50 to 2000 people, making it ideal both for large and intimate weddings.
If you’re looking for a unique space reminiscent of the famous Greek islands, this is a great option for your special occasion! Its extraordinary location by the beach will turn your wedding day into a truly unforgettable experience! Depending on the set up, this Athens venue can host up to 1000 guests.
Breathtaking views of the endless blue and a small private beach with crystal clear waters create a magical setting of unsurpassable beauty for your wedding in Greece! This exceptional destination consists of several interior and exterior spaces, three of which are ideal for a more intimate wedding!
Imagine a relaxed, Mediterranean lifestyle combined with modern design and a broad array of top-notch facilities. With a capacity of up to 600 guests, this space is the perfect place for corporate events and private receptions. It provides direct access to a gorgeous pool and a spacious garden with numerous vantage points to enjoy the superb vistas!
Comprised of a beautiful, sea view garden and a one-bedroom villa, masterfully decorated with a country-style flair and vintage furniture, this is the perfect place to host a traditional wedding. The small chapel of St. Dionysios, literally built into the rock, adds some authentic island vibes to this ultimate venue space.
If you are looking for a stylish space with a touch of exotic elegance, C Lounge – with its original decor which employs rare ethnic items from Africa, Bali, India, and Sri Lanka – is the perfect backdrop for a unique ceremony!
A destination wedding in Greece, especially in a magical place like the Athenian Riviera, is a wonderful adventure to cherish forever. No matter what you have dreamed up for your special day, we believe that your wedding should be exactly like you have envisioned. Let’s start planning your happily ever after together!