Do you have dreams of a southern winter wedding? As a former February bride, I adore a winter wedding, especially a Southern one. If you are looking for a beautiful winter location for your nuptials, we have exactly the list you need. Check out our 7 Under-the-Radar Southern Winter Wedding Destinations today and get inspiration for your wedding planning!
Walking in a Winter (Wedding) Wonderland: 7 Under-the-Radar Southern Winter Wedding Destinations
Warm Springs, VA: Virginia truly is for lovers, and there couldn’t be a more charming place for a rustic chic wedding than at the Old Dairy at The Homestead Preserve. With the scenic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, you will have the ultimate backdrop for all your photos. There is an on-site spa and historical hot-springs for the bridal party and others to enjoy as well as luxury cottages across the property.
Great Smoky Mountains, TN: Nestled in eastern Tennessee, the The Lodge at Brothers’ Cove located in the Great Smoky Mountains is surrounded by picturesque, natural beauty. Can we say, photo opp?! Plus, it’s always great to suggest an activity on-site (in this case a group hike would be amazing!) for everyone to participate in to kick off the wedding weekend.
Charlottesville, VA: Just 15 minutes from downtown Charlottesville, on the outskirts of the stunning community of Bundoran Farm, lies the picturesque Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards. Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards is unique among the growing number of fine wineries along Virginia’s Monticello Wine Trail. They not only create distinguished boutique wines, Pippin Hill’s Tasting Room is the epitome of relaxed elegance and their vineyard was designed to host the Southeast’s finest events.
Highlands, NC: Highlands, NC offers beautiful, natural terrain for hosting your wedding. With views of waterfalls and mountains galore, the only thing guests will be admiring more than the nature is the bride herself! With options like scenic hiking trails, waterfalls and horseback riding through the mountains, your guests will be more than entertained while you prep for the big day. Check out the gorgeous Old Edwards Inn and you will instantly fall in love!
Walland, TN: Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee, the oh-so posh Blackberry Farm resort is a the perfect Southern destination to flock to for a winter wedding. has direct flights from more than 19 different cities.
Asheville, NC: Travel to the historic Biltmore Resort and you’ll feel like you are traveling to a totally new era. Nothing compares to a private event at Biltmore. Beyond the incredible house and gardens, our 8,000-acre estate offers award-winning wine, “field-to-table” dining, and plenty of opportunities to explore, relax, and renew.
Roanoke, WV: A once in a lifetime commitment deserves a once in a lifetime setting. The Stonewall Resort is located amid nearly 2,000 acres of rolling West Virginia mountains and lush green fields and offers a rustic-modern wedding destination with lovely Adirondack-style lodge rests along the serene waters of Stonewall Jackson Lake, accommodating both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, receptions and dinners executed with award-winning service.
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