Weddings in the 6ix; Venues We LOVE!

Your wedding venue is one of the first big decisions you make and sets the tone for your wedding and all the planning that follows. Whether elegant or boho, casual or formal, the GTA and surrounding areas have plenty of venue choices. Seeing as we have been to one or two or all of them as the fabulous mobile beauty team that we are, we wanted to highlight the venues we love for glam perfect weddings in the 6ix!

The Hunt Club

bride standing beside some trees

Founded in 1895, The Toronto Hunt Club packs on the charm, with rolling greenery and beautifully charactered interiors. Think of old-world charm and an outdoor feel, but with all the amenities you need to pull off one epic wedding! Bonus? The guys might be able to get a round of golf in before the big day.

Why we love it:

  • Seats up to 180 guests
  • Menu Tasting for the Bride and Groom
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Onsite Photography Locations
  • All Location Rental and Set-Up Fees
  • Supplier Referrals
  • Private Bridal Suite/Washrooms
  • Amenity Baskets
  • Bridal Suite Lunch and Champagne Service

Graydon Manor

We don’t know about you, but anything built for a wealthy man in the roaring ’20s has our vote for a fabulous venue and Graydon Hall Manor doesn’t disappoint. Think romantic vistas, beautiful gardens, and bubbling fountains. Inside, the elegance and luxury you would expect from the era captured in the rooms ornate detailing, large fireplaces and period furniture.

Why we love it:

  • Spectacular gardens – for cocktails, dining, or breathtaking photos
  • Elegant dining rooms
  • Private bridal dressing room
  • Air-conditioned interior
  • Terrace canopy to seat up to 250 guests
  • Parking for 120 cars
  • Facilities to host up to 250 guests for a seated reception

The Great Hall

bride in front of a window

History-loving brides and grooms, we’ve got you covered! The Great Hall located in Toronto’s West End has a classic Victorian feel but with 21st-century sensibilities. With four separate rooms, each with their own distinct charm and personality, customizing your perfect day and night has never been easier. And with whitewashed interiors, large windows, a movie-esque stage and red brick facade, they’ve got your photo backdrops covered!

Why We Love it:

• String lighting
• Uplighting packages
• Bridal suites
• Silk draping decor
• Valet parking
• Speciality drink creations
• Custom-tailored rental packages
• Sound and lighting systems


When you are choosing a venue owned by O&B you know you’re event will be fabulous! Whichever venue you choose in the O&B empire includes personalized consulting and access to their full-service planning studio and of course, their incredible service and cuisine. For this post though we want to highlight Malaparte. It is one of the best venues for those of you who want a true wedding in the 6ix vibe. Located on the 6th floor of the TIFF Bell Lightbox, you” enjoy floor to ceiling windows, incredible city views and a rooftop reception space.

Why we love it:

• service staff
• table numbers
• printed menus
• tables & chairs
• in-house dance floor
• outdoor games
• table flatware & glassware
• standard white linens (tablecloths and napkins)
• Can accommodate 150 seated, 300 for a reception
• outdoor lounge furniture
• fully dressed 1400 sq. ft. tent with draped ceiling and chandeliers

The Estates of Sunnybrook

bridal party walking

With three separate buildings, each more fabulous than the first, The Estates of Sunnybrook truly has something for everyone. Want formal ballrooms and grandiose architecture? Vaughan Estate is your venue. Having a more intimate, cozy wedding? Then you want The Coach House. Looking for gardens and a romantic ambience? McLean House is your best bet. And with each building self-contained, including venue, washrooms, gardens and entrance, you won’t have to worry about run-ins with rival weddings. Just kidding about the rival part – maybe.

Why we love it:

  • Self-contained venues
  • Rental cost covers the cost of the room set-up; standard tables & chairs, white linens, tableware and candles, plus the cost of servers and bartenders
  • A Maitre d’ dedicated to your event is also included (seriously, how cool is this?)

We will be highlighting more Weddings in the 6ix and venues we love in the coming months so stay tuned! And remember – whichever venue you choose, stay true to your vision – it’s your big day, no one else’s, so get a little selfish if you need to and have the BEST time!


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