Small Wedding Venues for Hire in Melbourne

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Top Small Wedding Venues in Melbourne

Searching for small wedding venues in Melbourne? Well, look no further because at Tagvenue, we've got you covered! If you’re planning an intimate wedding, size matters! Instead of hiring a large venue that may look empty on the day, go for a small, more intimate venue that’ll look just perfect for your needs. Our impressive collection boasts some of the most unique and popular locations for small weddings that Melbourne has to offer, from romantic conservatories overlooking Port Phillip Bay to swanky hotels in the heart of the CBD. And the best bit? To get you started, we’ve listed them conveniently in one place so you don't have to trawl the internet looking for venues yourself. Sounds easy, right?

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Small Wedding Venues Hire Guide

We know that planning a wedding, even if intimate one, can be a minefield, from establishing a budget to deciding on the perfect location. When you have an idea of how you want your big day to look, it's good to make a list of essentials to make sure things run as smoothly as possible. At Tagvenue, we like to make life easier and have listed some of our very own savvy tips and answers to the most asked questions.

These handy little tips are really worth considering before you start that all-important search for your perfect small-sized venue:

  • Go off the beaten track –If you're on a tight budget, price is a major consideration. Why not go slightly further afield and book a small wedding venue in an equally beautiful setting for less! Going off the beaten track could save you a bundle. More money for the honeymoon, right?
  • Think numbers –Establishing the size of your guest list is one of the main points to consider early on! If you're dreaming of a small, intimate romantic day then knowing your guest list number will give you a really good idea of the type of venue that matches your taste and imagination!
  • Location, location, location! – Now that you've decided on numbers, it's time to think about a venue! Melbourne is full of small yet stunning wedding venues and there's no shortage of unique ones on our list at Tagvenue. Why not also consider taking advantage of the beautiful climate and hold your big day in one of Melbourne's lavish outdoor garden venues surrounded by your loved ones.

So, down to the really important question. How much does it actually cost to organise a small wedding in Melbourne? We’ve got the answers based on our platform data. Check them out below!

  • When it comes to small wedding venues in Melbourne, the usual minimum spend rates range from $110 up to $160 per head, but make sure to check the venues minimum guest number requirement. Going for this type of package covers the venue hire and in-house catering costs.
  • If you and your guests want to party on til the early hours, no problem! Many venues offer the option of extended venue hours with prices starting from $10 per head.
  • Some wedding venues in Melbourne can be hired by the day, half day or hour starting at as little as $300 per session. Venue hire fees for small venues in Melbourne range between $800 and $2000 depending on exact location and numbers.

Not sure which part of Melbourne to choose for your big day? Don’t stress because our handy guide is here to inspire you!

  • Melbourne CBD - Located in the heart of the city, Melbourne's spectacular CBD area is jam-packed full of small and intimate wedding venues ready to host your big day, many of which offer on-site accommodation for your guests! With exquisite venues overlooking the Melbourne skyline, you’re sure to make memories in this stunning part of the city.
  • Port Phillip Bay - Say ‘I do’ with the sand between your toes or toast to a glass of bubbly overlooking the tranquil blue waters of the bay. Port Phillip is teeming with perfect small wedding venues that give endless opportunities for the perfect picture on the big day.
  • Yarra Valley - Located on Melbourne’s doorstep and home to over 80 wineries, breathtaking backdrops and stunning small wedding venues it’s the perfect place to tie the knot surrounded by loved ones. With a blend of heritage-listed gardens and intimate boutique resorts, it’s definitely worth considering this spectacular region.

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