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Des Moines Waterfront Wedding Venues

Waterfront wedding venues offer a breathtaking scenery combined with a relaxed vibe. Whether you’re getting married near a lake or by the ocean, there’s something oh-so romantic about a waterfront wedding venue. Browse these gorgeous waterfront wedding venues and start planning your big day.

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Honey Creek Resort
Honey Creek Resort
28 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Moravia, IA

Honey Creek Resort is a wedding venue located in Moravia, Iowa. Away from the stress of the city, this resort provides a relaxed atmosphere, featuring a natural environment and stunning panoramas of Rathbun Lake. This venue is situated just under 10 miles from both Honey State Creek Park and... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

King's Pointe Resort
King's Pointe Resort
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Storm Lake, IA

King's Pointe Resort is a stylish hotel wedding venue located in Storm Lake, Iowa. This resort offers beautiful indoor and outdoor event spaces to host an array of sophisticated wedding events. The property also boasts a nine-hole golf course, indoor and outdoor water park, on-site dining, and ample... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

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The Shores at Five Island
The Shores at Five Island
5 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Emmetsburg, IA

The Shores at Five Island is a banquet hall wedding venue located in Emmetsburg, Iowa. With a variety of event spaces of different sizes and styles, this event center provides couples with a flexible and spacious setting that is perfect for creating your dream wedding. With beautiful lakeside views... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

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Lake Panorama Resort and Conference Center
Lake Panorama Resort and Conference Center
Waterfront Weddings · Panora, IA

Lake Panorama Resort and Conference Center is a country club located in Panora, Iowa. Surrounded by gorgeous rolling hills, luscious green lawns, and just off the bank of Lake Panorama, the country club makes for the ideal venue to host wedding ceremonies and receptions. With an array of indoor and... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

Seven Oaks Recreation
Seven Oaks Recreation
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Boone, IA

Seven Oaks Recreation is a scenic wedding venue located in Boone, Iowa. This family-owned-and-operated establishment is nestled at the base of a ski-mountain range that offers breathtaking views throughout all four seasons. Couples who choose this venue will unearth a secluded and relaxed ambiance... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

Guests 1 to 400
White Oaks Barn
White Oaks Barn
11 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Kirksville, MO

White Oaks Barn is a wedding and event venue located in Kirksville, Missouri, that serves couples in northern Missouri, Des Moines, Ottumwa, and Centerville, Iowa areas. This family-owned and operated venue provides couples with a picturesque rural setting in which to exchange vows and enjoy the... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

Guests 50 to 400
Lakeshore Center at Okoboji
Lakeshore Center at Okoboji
Waterfront Weddings · Milford, IA

Lakeshore Center at Okoboji feautures a beautiful Lodge and Lakefront Lawn overlooking West Lake Okoboji. We are centrally located in the Iowa Great Lakes Region which is a hot spot for weddings, and nightly entertainment. The lake is a stunning backdrop to your wedding. It's the perfect setting for... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

Hilton Garden Inn Sioux City Riverfront
Hilton Garden Inn Sioux City Riverfront
Waterfront Weddings · Sioux City, IA

Congratulations on your engagement and upcoming wedding! This time is full of excitement and anticipation and we can’t wait to take this journey with you. Planning may seem daunting, but our Sales Team will make this experience fun and relaxing. We love weddings! We get excited about all things... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

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Whitetail Country Estates
Whitetail Country Estates
22 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Lockridge, IA

Located a little over an hour south of Cedar Rapids, Whitetail Country Estates provides so much more than a wedding barn. In addition to our Vintage Barn to celebrate your wedding reception and our Grand Pergola for your ceremony, our facilities allow you to host your rehearsal dinner the night... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

Parks Marina
Parks Marina
1 review
· Waterfront Weddings · Okoboji, IA

Parks Marina on East Lake Okoboji was established in 1983 when Leo “Butch” Parks purchased the then Gibson Sporting Goods. What was once a small fishing boat sales and repair facility has expanded into a diversified three-location business, with marinas, sales, service, storage, boat rentals,... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

The Barn at Okoboji
The Barn at Okoboji
Spirit Lake, IA

The Barn at Okoboji is a country venue in Spirit Lake, Iowa. This luxurious barn venue is nestled atop a beautiful hillside, creating a unique, peaceful, farm location for weddings and other special events. The barn itself was built about a century ago in 1919, and features much of its original... (Waterfront Weddings Des Moines)

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