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The Wheeler House

Ball Ground, GA View map Visit website
2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
Rating 4.9 out of 5
231 reviews
$12k - $13k For 100 Guests
Up to 300 guests

About

2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
$12k - $13k For 100 Guests
Up to 300 guests

The Wheeler House is a historic wedding venue located in Ball Ground, Georgia. This new and custom-built barn, beautiful historic home, and lavish and draped arbor creates a dramatic setting for a wedding ceremony or reception. With unique touches such as chandeliers hanging 40 feet into 100-year-old oak trees, Edison lights, a fire pit and wrap-around porches, The Wheeler House delivers exceptional wedding experiences with a healthy dose of Southern charm.

Facilities and Capacity

Indoor and outdoor event spaces at The Wheeler House can accommodate up to 300 wedding guests and be configured to fit your exact event needs. The historic 1906 Wheeler House features 6,000 square feet of event space with pine tongue and groove floors, antique furnishings and two wrap-around porches with romantic drapery. A beautifully constructed arbor offers the perfect setting for an outdoor ceremony or reception and includes a thousand feet of Edison string lights. The climate-controlled Barn has a spacious dance floor, draping over entryways, chandeliers, an outdoor deck, a large patio and a loft area.

Services Offered

The Wheeler House offers venue rental for weddings and other social events. Inclusive wedding event packages are available to fit your event and budget. Their expert event coordinators will help you plan and coordinate the wedding of your dreams. Event services offered include the following:

  • Accommodations
  • Bridal suite
  • Setup and cleanup
  • Event planning
  • Event rentals
  • Lighting/sound
  • Cake

Accommodation

This facility offers bridal cottage for on-site accommodations for wedding couples and the bridal party. These three historic on-site cottages have been renovated and restored to feature historic highlights along with modern amenities. Cottages include handcrafted shutters, trim and hardwood floors with a view of 22 beautiful acres and one of the highest peaks in Ball Ground.

Other Facilities

The Wheeler House provides a bridal suite and dressing rooms for preparing for your wedding ceremony or reception, each with its own private bathroom. The bridal suite includes a large clawfoot tub original to the house. The groom’s suite and lounge area is located in the barn and includes a TV. A billiards room in the house acts as an additional space for lounging prior to a wedding event.

Other Services

The Wheeler House is an ideal location for hosting private parties of varying sizes. In addition to wedding ceremonies and receptions, this location can accommodate all of your wedding events, such as engagement parties, bridal showers and rehearsal dinners. This venue is also available for hosting corporate meetings, holiday parties, birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions.

History

The Wheeler House was built in 1906 by the owner of the Wheeler lumber yard. In February 2010, the Wheeler House was renovated to its original luster for the first time since 1906. The climate-controlled Barn was added in 2012 by owner Lee Lusk to accent the historic home and serve as an additional events venue.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

No

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

No

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Dessert
Server(s)
Wedding Cake

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

300

Describe your venue:

Farm/Ranch
Historic Building
Mansion

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Cake
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Lighting / Sound
Set Up

What event items are available?

Centerpieces
Chairs
Decor
Drapery
Lighting
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Shuttle
Wheelchair Access

231 Reviews

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Rated
4.9
out of 5.0
Recommended by 97% of couples
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    Rating 4.8 out of 5

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    Abigail P. Getting married on 12/01/2022
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    Stress Free Experience

    Ashley was amazing to work with! As the day of coordinator, she was always available by email and super understanding when things kept changing. The staff got everything done with no stress! Couldn’t recommend them enough!!

    The Wheeler House's reply:

    Abigail, thank you! We absolutely loved hosting your wedding and wish you guys the best in the future :)
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    Jessica M. Married on 05/22/2022
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    Amazing all around!

    The Wheeler House was absolutely amazing and made our special day just fantastic. They were always so accommodating and easy to work with and would highly recommend them to anyone looking to have a wedding.
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    Emily P. Married on 05/21/2022
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    The Best Day

    So happy that we decided on The Wheeler House for our wedding! The venue is beautiful, the staff is so helpful, and their vendors are wonderful. The entire wedding planning process was so easy and our day couldn’t have gone smoother. 100% recommend The Wheeler House!

Awards

  • 231
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2022 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2021 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2019 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner

Real Weddings

  • Becca & Mike
    29 photos · 10/15/2020
  • Brett & Morgan
    18 photos · 10/30/2015
  • Drew & Kady
    43 photos · 06/28/2014

Professional Network & Endorsements

12 Endorsements
Total Exposure Band Total Exposure Band Wedding Bands

Very Professional and Highly Recommended.

Life Events Life Events Wedding Officiants

So far I have conducted only one wedding at The Wheeler House, but that was a great experience. They have a beautiful setup, with an awesome outdoor ceremonial area, and their day-of people are outstanding. You will not be disappointed if you choose to use The Wheeler House, in Ball Ground, GA!

Live Free Photography Live Free Photography Wedding Photographers

Stunning venue! We are absolutely in love with The Wheeler House!! Highly recommend for modern brides looking for an incredible choice for their beautiful wedding. Its definitely important to choose the right people for your special day! Such a great choice!

Map

510 Gilmer Ferry Road Ball Ground, GA, 30107
7704021686
Location of (The Wheeler House)

The Wheeler House frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Wheeler House?

The Wheeler House includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At The Wheeler House, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

The Wheeler House includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Cake Cutting
  • Dessert
  • Server(s)
  • Wedding Cake

What are the most important characteristics of The Wheeler House in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by The Wheeler House for wedding events is known for:
  • Farm/Ranch
  • Historic Building
  • Mansion

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Wheeler House for wedding events?

The Wheeler House offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does The Wheeler House offer?

The Wheeler House offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception

What services does The Wheeler House offer for wedding events?

The Wheeler House offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Cake
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Set Up

What furniture and decorations does The Wheeler House have available for wedding events?

The Wheeler House offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Decor
  • Drapery
  • Lighting
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend The Wheeler House and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

The Wheeler House is recommended by 96% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.9 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.9 in quality of service, 4.9 in professionalism, 4.8 in average response time, 4.8 in flexibility and 4.8 in value.

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