With gathering limits being significantly higher outdoors vs. indoors, you may be on the hunt for an outdoor wedding venue for your nuptials. But how about an outdoor venue with gorgeous views to serve as your backdrop? Whether it’s a view of the city skyline, a gorgeous natural backdrop, or a lakeside view that tickles your fancy, there are a handful of outdoor venues with some of the best wedding views in the GTA that fit the bill! We’ve rounded them up for you below.
The Globe and Mail Centre
Located 17 floors above the city, the elegant The Globe and Mail Centre is located on King St. E, and boasts floor-to-ceiling windows, 15-foot ceilings, and offers a city view wedding that is sure to stun your guests. The panoramic city and lake views from outside on the venue’s 3000 square foot terrace will take your breath away – definitely one of the most amazing venues with gorgeous views for an outdoor wedding or social event, we’d say.
Royal Canadian Yacht Club
Imagine saying your “I Do’s” right along the water with a stunning view of Toronto’s city skyline serving as the ultimate backdrop – sounds amazing, right? Well, at the Royal Canadian Yacht Club you can turn this dream into a reality! The historic clubhouse is situated right on the Harbour and is the perfect picturesque setting for weddings and social events alike.
Evergreen Brick Works
It’s hard to believe the lush ravines and awe-inspiring heritage buildings at Evergreen Brick Works are located in the heart of a bustling city! With a variety of open-air and covered outdoor spaces to choose from, EBW truly offers a unique setting for your wedding or special event. If mingling with your guests overlooking gorgeous ponds and lush gardens sounds like your style, you won’t want to overlook this venue!
Aga Khan Museum
If sophistication is your style, the architectural treasure that is Aga Khan Museum may be the perfect venue for your upcoming wedding or event, offering a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces to suit your needs. Outdoors, you’ll be surrounded by hundreds of trees, beautiful reflecting pools, and stunning views of the landscape architecture – all of which form a perfect backdrop for you and your guests.
If you love nature, the lawn at Cambium Farms will, without a doubt, steal your heart! This century’s old rustic venue is nestled on 50 acres in the Caledon Hills and boasts stunning panoramic views and jaw-dropping tall trees that make for a gorgeous backdrop for your wedding or special event!
The Broadview Hotel
Perched above Queen St. and connected to The Broadview Hotel‘s Lincoln Hall event space is the Lincoln Terrace- one of the other beautiful city view wedding venues that we promise you’ll end up loving! Boasting 1000 square feet of space and spirited views of life in Riverside, the terrace is perfect for an intimate seated dinner, is fully equipped with a custom bar, has an integrated sound system AND access to WiFi. Additionally, the hotel also has a rooftop space with all of the same amenities with over 3600 square foot of event space. Definitely a great choice for venues with gorgeous views!
Harding Waterfront Estate
The backyard at Harding Waterfront Estate overlooks the sparkling waters of Lake Ontario, serving as a beautiful and peaceful backdrop for your upcoming wedding or event! The outdoor property will definitely capture an overall “wow” factor – who wouldn’t want their event to be spectacular?
Royal Ambassador Event Centre
The Royal Ambassador Event Centre‘s 55-acre property is home to two outdoor gazebos, gorgeous gardens, a waterfall, and a pretty lake. Breathtaking views of Lake Innis can be seen from every corner of the Lakeside Gazebo, offering a rich, natural setting for up to 220 seated guests for your ceremony. The enchanting setting of the Terrace gazebo is just a hop, skip and a jump away from the lake. The gardens are optimized for every season from spring to fall, boasting hundreds of varieties of trees and flowers that bloom all year. Who says outdoor events can only happen in the thick of the summer anyway?
Malaparte - Oliver & Bonacini
Located on the 6th floor of the TIFF Bell Lightbox, Malaparte - Oliver & Bonacini‘s rooftop terrace offers fabulous views of the bustling King West neighbourhood. Saying “I do” above the sparkling lights of the city sounds super romantic to us!
The luxurious 16,000 square foot rooftop patio at Lavelle sits 16 stories above the commotion of the city, and offers breathtaking, unobstructed 360 views of the iconic city skyline. There’s even a rooftop pool if you and your guests want to take a dip!
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Spencer's at the Waterfront
Spencer's at the Waterfront is located on Burlington’s gorgeous waterfront – so you can bet the views are nothing short of breathtaking! The views of the lakefront are prominent not just from their outdoor patio, but also from inside their glass-walled dining room!
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Graydon Hall Manor
The grand 160-foot-long stone terrace at Graydon Hall Manor overlooks cascading fountains and formal gardens with mature trees making this an ideal location for your outdoor wedding. The terrace makes for a beautiful setting for an early morning intimate ceremony followed by a champagne brunch, but also can easily accommodate up to 250 seated guests for a fabulous soiree!
Artscape Gibraltar Point
If you are looking for a unique outdoor wedding venue, then look no further than Artscape Gibraltar Point. Located on the Toronto Islands, this popular venue is only a 10-minute ferry ride from downtown. Surrounded by 46 acres of parkland and boasting views of Lake Ontario, this spot is sure to be a hit with all your guests.