Top Venues For A Fall Wedding In Houston

September 2, 2014 7:00 AM

File photo of wedding cake. (Credit: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

June may be considered the month for weddings, but here in Houston, many brides and grooms wait for the more comfortable temperatures of the fall. Fall in Houston offers all of the beauty of summer, with less humidity and heat. Here are five fabulous fall wedding venues available in Houston.
Royal Sonesta 
2222 W. Loop S.
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 627-7600

The newly renovated Royal Sonesta is a 2014 Conde Nast Gold List award winner, offering not only the opportunity for a luxurious wedding day, but also a wedding stay for your out-of-town guests. Located in the gorgeous Galleria section of Houston, wedding guests can enjoy the best of dining and shopping that Houston has to offer, even picking up a last-minute wedding gift at the bride’s favorite store. Guests can even take advantage of the complimentary shuttle service to take them over to the Galleria mall. But we all know the wedding day is all about the bride and making all of her dreams come true and the Royal Sonesta is the venue to treat the bride, groom, wedding party and all of their guests royally. The bride will be a princess for the day with courteous and accommodating staff to help her with all of her planning needs and dreams. Wedding packages are available with a variety of themes and budgets in mind. Brides can let the on-site wedding planner take care of all of the work while she concentrates on her special day. Specialty menu items where “food is art” by Executive Chef Peter Laufer, drinks, floral arrangements and up to 1,000 guest seating is available.

Hotel Icon 
220 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 224-4266

The Hotel Icon is a landmark location in downtown Houston, is an exclusive member of Marriott’s Autograph Collection and was awarded US News and World Report 2013 Best Hotels. Beautiful period details combined with grand architecture and contemporary elegance and luxury are trademarks of this hotel, making it one of the top venues in Houston for a wedding party. At this wedding venues, select from a small intimate wedding in the penthouse suite with a view of Houston’s signature skyline to the Aventine Ballroom which can host over 2,000 people. Select from one of the signature wedding packages or create your own using your imagination. At the Hotel Icon, the sky is the limit with the professional special event and wedding planning staff to create an unforgettable wedding experience.

The Cowboy Campout Garden
21978 Bays Chapel Road
Montgomery, TX 77873
(281) 732-4963

One couple shared their love and joined together in holy matrimony in a beautiful garden setting. They now share this beautiful garden setting with wedding parties from across the state who want to be married under the big blue Texas sky or stars. Private, intimate weddings within a 15-acre working horse ranch and garden, The Cowboy Campout Garden currently offers four wedding packages of Rose, Garden, Sunflower and “Outlaw” Escape. Additional features available include a horse-drawn carriage for the bride and groom, wedding favors, bonfire experiences and more.

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Hotel Sorella 
800 Sorella Court
Houston, TX 77024
(713) 973-1600

The Hotel Sorella Houston offers a wedding venue for large to small parties, day or evening. Some standout unique wedding plans at the Hotel Sorella include the MonaLisa VIP Lounge, state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems and a special photo package for Houston Bridal Portraits. This modern, boutique hotel is also located in Houston’s CityCentre, providing not just a wedding venue but an entire package for guests and bridal party. Shopping, dining, swimming and more are all available within just steps outside of the doors. Choose from elegant to dramatic wedding decor and design and let the professional staff handle the rest of the details for you.

Hyatt Market Street, The Woodlands
9595 Six Pines, Suite 1100
The Woodlands, TX 77380
(281) 203-5005

Hyatt Market Street starts with its beautiful location in The Woodlands, Texas and adds on luxury, style, elegance and professional, courteous service. If that wasn’t all, the Hyatt Market Street sets itself apart as one of the top five wedding venues in Houston with a dedicated wedding consultant, selection of wedding venues and themes to fit different budgets, complimentary champagne toast for all your guests and more. Be sure to ask about the Wedding Special Offer, where you can continue enjoying other Hyatts on your honeymoon just for booking at the Hyatt Market Street.

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Mother of four college to Kindergarten, Lisa Carey is a National and Local writer for Examiner. She brings with her 20 years experience in education, working with families and her enthusiasm for the Houston area. Her work can be found at

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