Planning a Las Vegas wedding doesn't have to involve a drive-thru chapel and an Elvis impersonator – there are a variety of luxury hotels and resorts in and around Sin City that specialize in high-end events. Brides and grooms can extend the opportunity to experience the best of the entertainment capital of the world to their guests without compromising the elegance of a sophisticated wedding celebration. Take a look at these luxury Las Vegas wedding venues and decide if any of these options would be right for your celebration. And remember: You can still hire an Elvis impersonator if you want to...
Ravella at Lake Las Vegas. Situated on beautiful Lake Las Vegas, this lovely resort offers breathtaking outdoor settings for a ceremony including the Florentine Garden, the lawn of the Pontevecchio Park, or La Capella di Amore, located directly over water on the Pontevecchio Bridge. Elegantly decorated indoor venues include an over-water chapel, the Estate Boardroom, and the Monte Lago Ballroom.
Trump Las Vegas Hotel. This 5-star luxury hotel offers venue locations including a 64-story penthouse, outdoor terraces, and luxury wedding banquet halls with dazzling floor-to-ceiling views. Perfect for any size event ranging from an intimate gathering of family and friends to an elaborate celebration for 400 guests.
The Bellagio. The Bellagio offers two lovely wedding chapels as well as a variety of lavish ballroom and event spaces, both indoor and out, in order to create a dream wedding for every bride and groom. Select from numerous wedding packages, photography service options, and catering selections as prepared by award-winning chefs and culinary artisans.
The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Las Vegas. Combining discreet luxury with sincere service, this property offers in-house wedding experts that can create a formal ball against the fabulous backdrop of The Strip, a private party in the 23-story VIP bar, or a private dinner in the black and white Emperor Suite. Plus, couples hosting a wedding at the resort will receive a complimentary night when booking their honeymoon at one of the hotel's worldwide locations.
The Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas. This luxury hotel offers a wedding package that includes a dedicated specialist, complimentary suite for the bride and groom on their wedding night, and more. Ceremony and reception location options include the Fountain Terrace, the Mesquite Room with balcony overlooking pool gardens, the Palm Room with spacious windows, poolside, or one of the resort's magnificent private suites.
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