Gardens in the Gorge is an elegant manor house style wedding venue and cottage rental in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The nature-inspired grounds and formal gardens provide everything a couple needs for a romantic wedding getaway, only 10 minutes from downtown Chattanooga. With four storybook cottages, a large manor house, and formal gardens set to the rushing sounds of the Tennessee River Gorge, Gardens in the Gorge offers an idyllic retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. You’ll have the opportunity to relax in nature and truly soak in the wedding weekend joy as the property is surrounded by Prentice Cooper State Forest. Whether you’re planning an intimate elopement or a grand celebration in Chattanooga, Gardens in the Gorge is the place to be.
Facilities and Capacity
Gardens in the Gorge offers both indoor and outdoor venue spaces for weddings up to 200 guests. The retreat is nestled in the foothills of Chattanooga where the mouth of the Tennessee River Gorge meets the Prentice Cooper State Forest. From your wedding ceremony space, you’ll be overlooking the scenic Tennessee River and will have the towering forest as your backdrop. Inside the reception venue, you will have access to three stately lounges for the wedding party and family to prepare for the ceremony. The Green is an ideal place for either your outdoor ceremony or tented reception. It offers the best outdoor views and can be utilized most of the year. For indoor receptions, the manor house Windsor Hall features elegant decor and sweeping vistas of the gorge below.
The staff at Gardens in the Gorge help every couple carefully plan their once in a lifetime retreat. The team can support your planning and provide day-of coordination services to ensure your perfect wedding weekend. When booking your event, you will have access to a preferred vendors list of top service providers in the area. The venue also features a full catering prep kitchen, audiovisual equipment, and shuttle service throughout the property.
Gardens in the Gorge has four Tudor-style cottages on-site for overnight rentals. These are perfect for the couple and honored guests to enjoy throughout the wedding weekend. Each cottage provides sleeping for up to four guests with included amenities: