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Illinois 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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The Herrington Inn & Spa
The Herrington Inn & Spa
62 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

The Herrington Inn & Spa is a vintage waterfront wedding venue located in Geneva, Illinois. This venue is set in the beautiful downtown Geneva that overlooks Fox River. The Herrington Inn & Spa is a stunning wedding destination that is here to host your unforgettable wedding experience.Facilities... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

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Hotel Baker
Hotel Baker
97 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

The Hotel Baker is a wedding venue located in St. Charles, Illinois. Built in 1928 by the millionaire Edward J. Baker, the hotel boasts 55 rooms and cost more than a million dollars to complete. In the course of its long and storied history, the venue has played host to a number of illustrious... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

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Avalon Manor Banquet Center
Avalon Manor Banquet Center
59 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

Avalon Manor Banquet Center is a banquet hall wedding venue in Merrillville, Indiana, that suits every taste and vision. Each detail is designed with the couple in mind. Their professional staff, comfortable suites, and gorgeous outdoor spaces make this the perfect venue to host your fantasy... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

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Mackinaw Valley Vineyard
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard
5 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Mackinaw, IL

Mackinaw Valley Vineyard, is located in Mackinaw, Illinois on an 86 acre farm with a 15 acre vineyard set around a picturesque lake and a sweeping view of the Mackinaw Valley and yes we really mean a valley! There are two favorite wedding locations; a white lake gazebo and a rustic vineyard pergola... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Chandler's Weddings & Special Events
Chandler's Weddings & Special Events
53 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

Chandler's Chophouse and Grille is located on the scenic grounds of the Schaumburg Golf Club in Schaumburg, Illinois. The setting is ideal for couples planning large, medium or small weddings as it has a variety of attractive indoor and outdoor event spaces. The northwest Chicagoland area location... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

South Bend Country Club
South Bend Country Club
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

Swan Lake Resort
Swan Lake Resort
13 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

Swan Lake is a beautiful resort just 30 miles from South Bend and only 90 miles from Chicago, IL. Its inviting ballroom, pools, spa and variety of lodging and dining options will make your day picture perfect as well as your guests. Swan Lake offers indoor and outdoor ceremony & reception... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

The Shores of Turtle Creek
The Shores of Turtle Creek
42 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

Step into our world. A world of natural beauty, of timeless elegance and of lasting memories. We proudly present to you, The Shores of Turtle Creek, our natural wonder for your most perfect wedding or event. Couples interested in a gorgeous outdoor wedding ceremony and/or reception frequently find... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

For 100 Guests $10k - $12k
Cultural & Civic Center of Round Lake Beach
Cultural & Civic Center of Round Lake Beach
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

We offer a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces to host your unique event!The Cultural & Civic Center is a multi use facility. In addition to the many rental spaces available, the Center offers cultural and entertainment events throughout the year. Center Highlights 31,000 square foot... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

River's Edge
River's Edge
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

River's Edge is nestled high along a river valley at the end of a secluded country road. The breathtaking landscape provides brilliant green acres shimmering in the sunlight, towering tree lines and at its far boundries where the hill meets the valley, it draws your eyes to a sweeping view of... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Guests 100 to 250
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Mt. Hawley Country Club
Mt. Hawley Country Club
5 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Peoria, IL

With beautiful views of the Illinois River Valley, Mt. Hawley Country Club is the perfect choice for both your wedding ceremony and reception! As an available private club, you will receive an exclusive experience. The club features both indoor and outdoor ceremony spaces, and the Ballroom boasts a... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

150 North Riverside
150 North Riverside
Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

150 North Riverside rises 54 stories on a two-acre site located on the west bank of the Chicago River’s south branch. The building rises predominantly above the historically significant area of Chicago known as the Confluence (where each of the three branches of the Chicago river intersect). The... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Heston Hills Event Center
Heston Hills Event Center
13 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

Heston Hills Event Center is a wedding venue located on eight rolling acres in La Porte, Indiana. With multiple options for indoor and outdoor functions, this venue is perfect for any style wedding.Facilities and Capacity Heston Hills Event Center has the ideal backdrop for all your wedding... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

For 100 Guests $5k - $12k
Manteno Sportsmen's Club
Manteno Sportsmen's Club
18 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

The Manteno Sportsmen’s Club banquet hall & outdoor ceremony site overlooks beautiful Lake Manteno, serving as a natural backdrop for a truly memorable event. From elegant, formal ceremonies to casual, laid back receptions, the Manteno Sportsmen's Club is the perfect venue for whatever vision you... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Davis Lodge @ Lake Bloomington
Davis Lodge @ Lake Bloomington
3 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Hudson, IL

The original Davis Lodge was dedicated in 1932 in honor of H.O. Davis, editor of the Daily Pantagraph. The site of the lodge overlooks the widest expanse of Lake Bloomington and has been the site of various concessions and restaurants over the years. The original lodge had two huge fireplaces which... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Heritage Harbor Ottawa
Heritage Harbor Ottawa
Waterfront Weddings

Our location is our great advantage. We are only an hour from Chicago and minutes from Starved Rock State Park…you won’t have to spend hours in a car trying to get away to your sanctuary…and you won’t be too far away when it comes time to head back to work. We know how hard you work. We know you... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

W Chicago - Lakeshore
W Chicago - Lakeshore
4 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Suspended thirty three floors in the air, enjoy exclusive access to Altitude Ballroom at W. With breathtaking views of Navy Pier, Lake Michigan and Downtown Chicago, connect with your guests in an atmosphere that is Never Boring. Ignite your Spark with awe-inspiring Fireworks. Amplify your Wedding... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Out at the Farm
Out at the Farm
Waterfront Weddings

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Anita Dee Yacht Charters
Anita Dee Yacht Charters
10 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Anita Dee Yacht Charters is an elegant wedding venue docked in Chicago, Illinois. This exclusive yacht specializes in custom and private weddings. Anita Dee Yacht Charters includes an amazing coordination team that will assist you with any needs. Facilities and Capacity Anita Dee Yacht Charters can... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

Guests 5 to 400
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McHenry Country Club
McHenry Country Club
29 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings

McHenry Country Club is a ballroom in the Rockford, Illinois area. This waterfront venue greets couples with views of the river, trees and gardens. Perched along the Fox River, this venue is approximately 75 minutes from downtown Rockford.Facilities and Capacity Hosting couples and their guests in... (Waterfront Weddings Illinois)

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