Once you decide to have your wedding in the second largest city in Canada, there are many different Montreal wedding halls to explore. Each Montreal region has its own unique charm including downtown Montreal, Laval, Laurentians, West Island, Montreal East and Montreal North. Your Montreal wedding reception is a unique reflection of your union as a couple. Consider Montreal wedding venues that truly express your passion and personal preferences.
Before you start looking, decide how many people you want to invite to your Montreal wedding reception. Some Montreal wedding halls are exclusively for small groups and others cater to large parties. Prepare your guest list and consider the types of places your guests enjoy. Select a wedding venue that appeals to the majority of your guests so you know they'll have a great time.
Once you decide how many people you want to invite, select a wedding theme. Most modern couples have a theme that defines every aspect of their wedding day from the invitations to the apparel to the reception hall.
Examples of popular wedding themes include Victorian, beach, military and traditional. Another option is planning your wedding around your favorite season and using it as the theme. Your wedding theme may even be based on your religious or ethnic backgrounds. When you have a guest list and wedding theme, you are ready to shop for the perfect Montreal wedding halls.
Despite popular belief, Montreal wedding halls are not simply buildings created to house receptions. Montreal wedding halls may be located in a hotel, restaurant, independent building or on a golf course to appeal to all types of couples. More than just tables and chairs, Montreal wedding venues each have their own atmosphere and amenties.
If you are a couple who appreciates fine dining, you may prefer a Montreal wedding venues in restaurants. Imagine how delighted your guests will be to share your special day and dine on gourmet cuisine. A group of 150 or less will appreciate your reception at Auberge Des Gallant in Riguad. If you have a larger group, the Ristorante Riventino in Lasalle accommodates up to 200 people. Although most restaurant receptions tend to be intimate, you can invite up to 390 guests to the Le Challenger Reception Hall in Saint-Laurent.
Maybe you both love to golf and would feel completely content having a wedding reception overlooking scenic greens. Consider an intimate gathering of 100 or less at the Harwood Golf Club in Vaudreuil-Dorion. If you want more people to share your special day, Golf Saint-Raphael in Ile Bizard accommodates up to 300 people and Le Parcours du Cerf in Longueuil can handle up to 320 guests.
Hotel wedding halls are convenient if you have a lot of out-of-town guests attending the reception. Your guests can enjoy the reception, drink as much as they want and crash at the hotel for the rest of the night. The Holiday Inn Pointe Claire accommodates anywhere from 30 to 425 guests. If you have up to 580 guests, you may prefer the conveniently located Hilton Montreal Airport in Dorval. There are quite a few Montreal hotels to choose from if you decide to choose this convenient venue for your out-of-town guests.
Some couples prefer to invite immediate family and friends rather than hosting lavish Montreal wedding receptions for hundreds of people. Certain Montreal wedding venues cater to small groups of 80 people or less, such as the Le St. Martin Hotel & Suites in Laval or Le Chambertin restaurant in Pointe Claire.
If you simply can't pare down your guest list, you need to find Montreal wedding halls that can handle hundreds or even thousands of people. Le Chateau Royal in Laval accommodates up to 1400 wedding guests. Larger Montreal wedding halls such as the Plaza Volare in Saint-Laurent give you the opportunity to invite up to 2000 guests to share your big day.
Montreal wedding receptions are trendy, elegant and impressive. You don't have to live in Canada to appreciate the matchless magnificence of Montreal weddings. Plan a destination wedding at a Montreal wedding hall for the most beautiful, memorable day in your lives.