23 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Pennsylvania


Want to get married amongst the trees? Pennsylvania has a wealth of forested wedding venues where Mother Nature reigns supreme. From a private estate nestled within the Valley Forge National Historic Park to a rustic retreat in the Poconos, these locations provide the perfect outdoor setting for your woodsy celebration.



PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH COUNTY



The Willows at Ashcombe Mansion

Mechanicsburg, PA

Fab Features: a striking 1891 Victorian mansion surrounded by 22 acres of native gardens • tie the knot in The Willows, the Manor's newly-built event space featuring both indoor and outdoor spaces • celebrate in the impressive reception hall with a two-story fireplace in a grand foyer

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Riverdale Manor

Lancaster, PA

Fab Features: picturesque setting on the Conestoga River, with inclusive package options to make planning easy • ceremonies on the river's edge followed by joyous receptions in the Pavilion, with its double-sided fieldstone fireplace, ethereal branch lighting, and lush surroundings • wrought-iron chandeliers drape Ballroom's soaring white ceiling, along with recycled wood flooring and enormous multipaned windows and French doors

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


CENTRAL PA



Ray Vernon Estate

Milroy, PA

Fab Features: secluded family-owned estate bounded by lush forest, farmland, and the cool, bubbling Havice Creek • exquisite timber barn boasts soaring beams, sky-high ceilings, and ornate chandeliers • expansive front deck with panoramic views of the rolling fields, mountainsides, and meadows of the Havice Valley

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


CHESTER AND DELAWARE COUNTIES



The Gables at Chadds Ford

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania

Fab Features: the historical dairy farm that dates back to 1745 • exchange vows on the terrace surrounded by seasonally landscaped gardens and a three tier fountain • rustic-chic celebrations inside the barn or under a large tent on the lawn

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Manor House at Springton Manor Farm

Glenmoore, PA

Fab Features: 19th-century manor house surrounded by 300 rolling acres • exchange vows under a century-old linden tree, among perennial gardens, or in a beech tree grove • airy al fresco reception tent bounded by a sprawling lawn, red barn, and lush pastures

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


PHILADELPHIA



Portico Awbury Arboretum

Philadelphia, PA

Fab Features: enchanting Victorian stone mansion at the heart of Awbury Arboretum, a 55-acre public park • the Cope House boasts a gabled roof, floor-to-ceiling windows and a delightful wrap-around porch perfect for admiring the manicured gardens • endless romantic photo ops, from native gardens and wetlands to lush forest to the mansion's bistro-lit patio

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Duke Sculpture Garden at the Dixon Mansion

Nether Providence Township, PA

Fab Features: 1889 stunning Arts & Craft mansion • the soaring turret serves as a fairytale-worthy backdrop for your ceremony • the interior impresses with period architecture and design details

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


THE POCONOS



The Barn at Graver's Tree Farm

Tamaqua, PA

Fab Features: former dairy farm nestled on 70 scenic acres • the former dairy barn impresses with the original 1850s stone walls and warm, rough-cut timbers, iron doors, and dramatic chandeliers • the grounds boast a serene pond, rustling brooks and fountains, an apple orchard, scenic pathways, and rolling meadows

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

East Stroudsburg, PA

Fab Features: welcoming venue in a dreamy natural setting with year-round beauty • pamper your wedding party with a day at the on-site spa before saying "I do" beneath the arms of a tree nestled beside the Delaware River • enjoy delicious cuisine in the modern reception hall, which boasts an open-trussed ceiling, wrought-iron chandeliers, and large windows framing lovely views

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Memorytown

Mount Pocono, PA

Fab Features: rustic ranch resort tucked away in the Pocono Mountains • exchange vows next to the serene lake or in the apple orchard • a myriad of private guest accommodations like glamping tents, cozy cabins, cottages, and suites!

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


PITTSBURGH



Tara - A Country Inn

Clark, PA

Fab Features: 1850s Greek Revival mansion set among lush gardens and forests • exchange vows in the garden or beneath the sweet gazebo, followed by cocktails around the pool • elegant receptions in the warm Old South Armory or the dreamy Shiloh Banquet Room

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Bella Sera

Canonsburg, PA

Fab Features: a private events venue inspired by a classic Tuscan villa • tie the knot in The Gardens amongst a sparkling pond, waterfall, fountain, and lush greenery • dance the night away in the spectacular ballroom that features a soaring ceiling, a beautiful stone fireplace, and a grand staircase leading to a balcony

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Gardens of Stonebridge

Ambridge, PA

Fab Features: a unique outdoor oasis surrounded by lush foliage and calming water features • exchange vows beneath the ethereal wooden ceremony arch in the forest or under the moon gate walkway • cocktails and garden receptions on the tented Artisan Paver patio

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


THE ALLEGHENIES



Omni Bedford Springs Resort

Bedford, PA

Fab Features: dreamy historic hotel nestled in the quiet foothills of the Allegheny Mountains and fed by ancient springs • wed beneath a sweet gazebo, tucked away among herb gardens and sulphur springs, or on the verdant Spa Lawn • grand indoor receptions in the light-flooded Eisenhower Ballroom or the Grand Colonnade Ballroom, with a stunning veranda that offers a great indoor-outdoor flow

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

The Barn at Maple Falls

Rockwood, PA

Fab Features: spacious two-story barn opens onto a tented patio for dining and dancing • say "I do" under the shade of a covered bridge atop a cascading stone waterfall • dreamy photo ops among the seasonal blooms, sparkling water features, winding pathways, and velvety lawns

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


BUCKS AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY



HollyHedge Estate

New Hope, PA

Fab Features: old English fieldstone manor house on 20 acres of woodlands and beautiful gardens • choose from the soaring Barn or exquisite Reception Hall with its antique bar • stay overnight in one of 15 lovely guest rooms

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Manor House at Prophecy Creek Park

Ambler, PA

Fab Features: historic property that’s the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern elegance • twin ponds with bridges and fountains, a private island with a gazebo, and picturesque natural surroundings all set the stage for a serene outdoor ceremony • cozy celebrations inside the manor house by the fireplace surrounded by antique décor

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Joseph Ambler Inn

North Wales, PA

Fab Features: historic 1734 farmhouse on 12 scenic acres • romantic fireside ceremonies or on the shady, tree-studded lawn • charming details like exposed stone walls and gleaming hardwood floors

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

PineCrest Country Club

Lansdale, PA

Fab Features: ceremonies on the outdoor deck, shaded by an awning and hung with bright, seasonal floral arrangements • delicious menus include plenty of fun, creative add-ons, like an authentic sushi station, french fry bar, or mashed potato bar • the golf course offers a dreamy backdrop, with velvety greens, mature trees, and sparkling water features

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


LEHIGH VALLEY



Glasbern Inn

Fogelsville, PA

Fab Features: exquisite destination on 180 hillside acres, highlighted by the warm, historic Grand Lodge • intimate events are a perfect fit in the modern, glass-walled Glasloft, overlooking the property's pristine ponds and rolling hills • delectable farm-to-table culinary creations and plush overnight accommodations in luxury cottages and guest rooms

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Steel Club

Hellertown, PA

Fab Features: charming historic clubhouse set on 280 expansive acres of golf greens, sparkling ponds, and shady woods • exchange vows among the manicured gardens or before a cozy fireplace • cocktail hour in the Main Lounge, with its breezy terrace, easily transitions into dinner in the elegant Blackplate Ballroom

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA



Foggy Mountain Lodge & Pub

Stahlstown, PA

Fab Features: charming lodge nestled on 40 acres in the heart of the Laurel Highlands • sweet ceremonies inside the quaint chapel or in front of the serene pond • fabulous amenities include their on-site restaurant, cozy accommodations

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


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