You've found your soulmate and you're getting married, congratulations. The first and biggest item to tick off your to-do list is find a venue, if a lavish ballroom setting doesn't resonate with you and you crave something more offbeat and intimate then look no further, we've sourced 10 non-hotel venues to help you tie the knot in style.
Located in the penthouse of 50 Raffles Place, Sear is inspired by traditional American steakhouses. Boasting an almighty view from its floor to ceiling windows and decked out with leather Chesterfield couches and marble table tops, Sear is head to toe industrial glamour. If you're looking for sexy sophistication and a selection of top notch whiskey, this one's for you.
Capacity: 100 seated, Terrace: 40 seated, Cocktail: 250 standing.
Price: $3,900++ min spend
A hedonist's delight located in the flower dome at Gardens by The Bay, Pollen pulls out all the stops to deliver the wedding day of your dreams. It is a garden oasis with a mediterranean feel offering gourmet delights crafted by Executive Chef Steve Allen. At Pollen you can be sure of a bespoke experience and stunning surrounds that will deliver you your ultimate wedding day.
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3) Boufé Boutique Café
Located in the heart of the city at Phoenix Park, Boufé Boutique Café features a colonial-style facade dating back to 1949, against a lush jungle setting – imagine the Insta stories. With its minimalist interiors and bonus alfresco area it's a truly unique venue to hold a modern, intimate wedding.
Capacity: 40 indoors, 25 outdoors.
Price: from $4,701+ min spend
4) Wheeler's Yard
Located in an industrial park off Balestier Road, Wheeler’s Yard boasts an expansive space with a vintage meets modern-industrial aesthetic. If you and your partner have a love of cycling, coffee or simply resonate with a bygone age, Wheeler's Yard is a venue like no other, with its trinkets and collection of vintage bicycles it's a photo worthy venue that lends an edge to any occasion.
5) The Refinery
Home to many a creative, The Refinery is located in the hip industrial precinct of Jalan Besar. If you're after an industrial chic wedding with a relaxed and casual ambience, The Refinery with its high ceilings, marble tables, pouring with natural light is yours to transform. The open space is extremely flexible but works best with a few long tables that bring everyone together.
6) The Arts House
The Chamber is the heart of The Arts House. The former Parliamentary Chamber with its original furnishing – shipped from London in 1954 – sits within a 200 year old building that was Singapore's first Parliamentary House. As it stands The Arts House plays an active role in Singapore's art scene; a fitting place for a creative couple that want a grand space steeped in history. Once a place where Singapore's most important decisions were made, could now be the place to make the most romantic decision in yours. There are a number of other venues you could choose as well, such as the galleries, the living room and the Blue Room.
Capacity: 60 to 200
Price $1,200 to $2,000 (depending on venue)++
7) Little Island Brewing Company
Located by the sea in coastal Changi Village, The Little Island Brewing Company is an industrial chic café which serves as an ideal space to hold your wedding. Designed by Akira Kita the industrial interior is raw simplicity, there is ample space both inside and out to do with as you please. It's a perfect spot for an alfresco wedding that feels authentic and down to earth.
8) Alchemist Beer Lab
As the world's first infusion beer bar, the Alchemist Beer Lab is an alluring, sleek, yet unpretentious space. The 16 copper, state of the art beer towers take centre stage, paired with its 9 metre tall floor to ceiling windows and chic marble table tops, it's a space to behold. It's located within Downtown Singapore's new and most dynamic global hub South Beach Tower, and acts as a great hideaway from the bustling streets above–a must see venue for any beer lover.
9) Open Farm Community
Open space is sparse in Singapore but the Open Farm Community sits on 35,000 sq ft of green-land, in the quaint and quiet area of Dempsey. Its interior mimics that of a greenhouse, offering ample natural light that illuminates the whole space. If you’re a couple with green fingers, this venue is the perfect spot to tie the knot. With three spots to choose from: the terrace, indoor restaurant and outdoor deck, the Open Farm Community is a truly unique venue that's guaranteed to have a space that fits your needs.
10) Sabio by The Sea
A wedding by the sea in a vibrant Mexican inspired space? Why not! Located at Quayside Isle at Sentosa Cove, Sabio by the Sea boasts floor to ceiling windows and a vibrant, eclectic interior. Overlooking the harbour it's ideal for an alfresco celebration for an offbeat, quirky couple.
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