Top 5 Châteaux to Get Married at Around Paris in 2024

If you've always dreamt of a fairy tale wedding in a stunning château, look no further than the Parisian countryside. The region is dotted with gorgeous châteaux, each with its own unique charm and style. Here are the top 5 chateaus to get married at that aren't too far from Paris.

Getting married in a château in Paris is a dream come true.

Updated March 16, 2024

These châteaux offer not only beautiful settings for a wedding but also a glimpse into France's rich history and culture. Whether you're looking for a grand and luxurious affair or an intimate and romantic celebration, these châteaux are sure to provide an unforgettable backdrop for your special day.

This breathtaking château, located 50km southeast of Paris, boasts French formal gardens and a sumptuous interior, complete with intricate moldings, gilded mirrors, and crystal chandeliers. It's the perfect location for a romantic and elegant wedding.

Located just 50km north of Paris, this historic château is set amidst a vast estate of manicured gardens, fountains, and lakes. The romantic interiors of the château are adorned with antique furnishings, frescoes, and tapestries, making it a truly unforgettable setting for a wedding. 

Located 170km southwest of Paris, this Renaissance château is one of the most iconic in France. Its stunning architecture, vast gardens, and historic interiors make it the perfect location for a fairy tale wedding.

Situated 100km south of Paris, this château has extensive gardens and a parkland. The gardens were designed by André Le Nôtre, the renowned landscape architect who also designed the gardens of the Palace of Versailles. The gardens of Château de Villette include geometrically arranged flowerbeds, carefully placed statues, and a large ornamental lake, all designed to create a sense of elegance and tranquility.

The château de Champlâtreux is a beautiful example of 18th century architecture. Built between 1751 and 1757 by architect Jean-Michel Chevotet, château de Champlâtreux is in close proximity to both Charles de Gaulle airport (fifteen minutes) and the heart of Paris (half an hour). Its four large reception rooms and vast decors make it the ideal location for your celebration.

Top 5 Châteaux to Get Married at Around Paris in 2024

  1. Château de Chantilly
  2. Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte
  3. Château de Villette
  4. Château de Chissay
  5. Château de Chambord

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