Congratulations on hitting an important milestone in your life – getting married! This is the day you celebrate having found “the one’” and the union of you lovebirds.
Every couple has their own ideals and expectations of the Big Day. And trend has showed that a garden themed wedding is an all-time favourite!
If you are lucky enough to live in a tropical country like Singapore, we have some ideas on where you can possibly hold your dream garden wedding in the beautiful, green city. Here, read our suggestion on the 7 Venues in Singapore For A Garden Wedding.
#1 BURKILL HALL, BOTANIC GARDEN
Burkill Hall at the Botanic Garden is one of the most iconic garden wedding venues, featuring a restored two-storey colonial house overlooking the National Orchid Garden.
This venue provides the perfect setting for your wedding against the backdrop of beautiful blooms. The hall also has an attached lawn area – the Burkill Green, where solemnisation ceremonies can be held.
This venue can hold 80 guests on level 1 and 100 guests on level 2. There is a minimum booking of 4 hours, including all event-related set-ups. All information can be found on www.sbg.org.sg
#2 FLOWER FIELD HALL, GARDENS BY THE BAY
Sitting in one of Singapore’s most iconic places of interests, the Flower Field Hall is nestled within the Flower Dome at Gardens by the Bay. Basking under hundreds of hanging LED lights which are specially programmed to create the most photogenic setting is simply enchanting.
This venue also overlooks the spectacular view of the Marina Bay skyline. The Flower Field Hall may not be exactly on an outdoor garden, but being in a perfect sheltered garden setting means you won’t have to worry about the unforeseen weather changes.
This venue holds up to 1,100 guests in a standing cocktail setting. Many impressive VIP facilities are inclusive or can be arranged. All information can be found on www.gardensbythebay.com.sg.
#3 THE LAWN, RAFFLES HOTEL
Yes, you read it right – In Singapore’s most iconic hotel in Singapore. Who would have thought that it would be possible to hold a garden wedding at Raffles Hotel?
The Lawn is located in the heart of the hotel, boasting a tranquil rustic garden setting. Your solemnisation ceremony will be held under the shady wooden gazebo (so they called it, but looks more like a hut to us) while your guests are seated on chairs on the lawn.
There is no specific indication of how many guests The Lawn can hold. Do contact Raffles Hotel to find out more.
#4 BALINESE GARDEN, HORT PARK
The Balinese Garden is a cosy size venue for a small wedding. Inspired by the Balinese landscape, it is typified by a range of lush tropical plants, decorative ornaments, unique garden shelters and water.
There is also a living gazebo weaved together from the common Ficus microcarpa plants that are unique to the garden.
This venue holds only 50 guests, and couples have to engage your own venue decorators. All information can be found on www.1-host.sg.
#5 HORTLAWN, HORT PARK
We have to say that this is definitely an ideal garden wedding venue. An open lawn set amidst the backdrop of the beautiful Silver Garden and amongst tall trees and lush foliage, Hortlawn is picture perfect in every way! If nature is also your thing, then this venue has very much of that to offer.
This venue can hold up to 600 guests in a standing cocktail setting, and couples have to engage your own venue decorators. All information can be found on www.1-host.sg.
#6 SUBURBIA, SENTOSA
Suburbia used to be a two-storey Ficus station, a station on Sentosa’s monorail system. It is now a popular venue for garden themed wedding. The modern architecture exudes class and elegant, surrounded by greenery landscape and matching outdoor lighting.
Suburbia is complete with charming indoor and alfresco dining areas with an adjoining air-conditioned wine bar, and lounge sofas on timber decks are placed to face the famous Ficus tree and the golf green.
Suburbia can hold up to 300 guests in a standing cocktail setting. All information can be found on www.suburbia.com.sg.
#7 THE SHAMROCK CHAPEL, GARDENASIA
Tucked away at the rustic Sungei Buloh Wetlands, Gardenasia is a unique venue in nature’s backyard. The location is far and away from the hustle and bustle of the city, so it is as close to nature as you can get.
Be charmed by this picture-perfect scenery of The Shamrock Chapel, one of the venues offered at Gardenasia. Nature’s between your feet amongst fruit trees, shrubbery of herb and spices, little fish in the pond and an Irish love story etched in stone. The Shamrock Chapel was first featured during the Singapore Garden Festival in 2008.
The Shamrock Chapel can hold up to 90 guests. All information can be found on www.gardenasia.com.