If you’re re-thinking the whole concept of a blowout ceremony with hundreds of guests, the good news is, Napa Valley is the ultimate destination for an intimate ceremony that you’ll remember forever. Whether it’s an elopement with just the two of you, or a micro wedding with a small group of friends and family, our scenic venues and outdoor spaces surrounded by spectacular views are sure to sweep you off your feet. Your big day may be small in scale, but the memories made in Napa Valley will last a lifetime.

Boutique Inn Venues

Napa Valley is home to more than 60 boutique inns, each with its own charm and unique personality. And, nearly all Napa Valley boutique inns are available for full buyouts, so you can have a totally private experience with your closest friends and family. Here are a few of our favorite ultra-romantic picks for an intimate elopement or micro wedding:

Bann at Oak Knoll
Churchill Manor
Chateau de Vie
Poetry Inn
The Francis House
The Inn at Salvestrin Winery
White House Inn

Churchill Manor

Unique Venues

Say your “I dos” at a family-owned lavender farm, a contemporary outdoor sculpture garden, or soaring over the valley on a sunrise hot air balloon ride. A few suggestions for a unique and oh-so-romantic wine country wedding experience:

Charsaw Farms Lavender Farm
Sculpture Garden at di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art
Gardens at The CIA at Copia
Napa Valley Wine Train
Hot Air Balloon Ride

Napa Valley Wine Train

Resort Venues

Just because you plan to aim for small in size doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice going big on luxury. If you are looking to go all out on a more intimate scale, consider a small ceremony with a spectacular backdrop at one of Napa Valley’s most iconic resorts. Many of our resorts have recently renovated their event spaces, creating new outdoor spaces perfect for smaller groups. A few favorites include:

Alila Napa Valley
Carneros Resort and Spa
Estate Yountville
Four Seasons Resort Napa Valley
Solage Resort
Stanly Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection

Carneros Resort & Spa