Discover the 10 best elopement packages of 2021. From mountains to beaches, abundantly flowing waterfalls and butterfly filled coves, find the perfect naturally beautiful spot for your wedding!
We’ve curated some of the best vendors and intimate venues and locales in North Carolina to say ‘I do.’
Many companies offer elopement packages Monday-Thursday to save money while avoiding crowded trails and venues, so be sure to check with each company for specific details, including weekend availability, pricing and package availability.
Adventure Elopement Package: Asheville Luxury Weddings
Specializing in micro weddings and elopements, Asheville Luxury Weddings Co. has packages and rates for all celebration sizes and budgets with all-inclusive, customizable options so all you have to do is ‘show up’!
Bring your ceremony to the National Parks with the Adventure Elopement Package. Hike Black Balsam, Max Patch, Wiseman’s View, or Chestoa View; Four hour coverage with your photographer of choice included, you’ll get your dreamy nature shots without sacrificing wedding conveniences.
Expect officiant, on-location hair and makeup for the bride(s), flowers for the couple and cake. Your wedding day coordinator will bring your two-tiered cake (included) onsite, or even deliver to your vacation rental.
Starting at $6,000 it is ALE’s most popular option! For more information about their all-inclusive packages including local breweries and boutique hotels, whatever the backdrop, Asheville Luxury Weddings has you covered with professional communication and concierge services from beginning to end.
Vibey Downtown Venue Elopement Package: Destination Elopements WNC
Rooftop bars with french architecture towering behind you with city charm below. If marrying your sweetie in downtown Asheville is your dream, the Vibey Downtown Venue Elopement Package through Destination Elopements WNC has great options.
Eclectic, vintage or romantic options abound with access to Capella on 9, Hi-Wire Brewing, The Capital Club, Rhubarb or The Foundry Hotel for your ceremony. Allow their concierge service to assist with reservations for the couple or a small reception.
Matching boutonniere and bouquet, hour of photography and on site officiant are included in the base package, with desirable add-ons such as champagne toasts and live music.
Starting at $3,800 for one hour package for up to 12 guests, with the option to upgrade to a two hour block. Visit their website for more details.
Ultimate Package: Wedding Knots Tied
Take to the coastal plains and sandy shores of the Outer Banks for a whimsical, beach elopement.The amenities included in the Ultimate Package from Wedding Knots Tied gives a lot of wow factor for a modest budget.
Decide to bring a small party to the coast? No worries! Up to 50 chairs available and a 36 serving wedding cake are included in the package price. Couples can expect a matching bouquet and boutonniere set along with photography coverage for their occasion.
Destination options include beaches from South Nags Head through Kitty Hawk, Rodanthe to Hatteras, the Southern Shores or Ocracoke Island. Prepare yourself to enjoy a stress-free celebration with timely planning, communication and professionalism from the specialists at Wedding Knots Tied. Starts at $3,445.
Elopement Package: Old Edwards Inn & Spa
Experience a truly romantic getaway for two on the southwest plateau of the Blue Ridge Mountains at Old Edwards Inn & Spa.
Greeted with a champagne toast upon arrival and complimentary bottle for toasting, the royal treatment continues with a 50 minute couple massage included with your elopement package.
Lovely touches such as breakfast in bed and rose-petal turn-down add charm to your two-night accommodation.
Unique to their offerings are the many locations onsite to exchange vows, including the stunning stone fireplace inside The Barn, or the manicured Croquet Lawn, one of the highest peaks in the Highlands; Or choose from the enchanted farmhouse tucked away in the woods, rustic rooftop terraces or historic cottages.
All venues reside on property, offering a tailored experience for your special day. Enjoy an unforgettable three-course farm to table dinner for two at Madison’s the night of your ceremony. Seasonal flowers and two-tier wedding cake included with the package.
Starting at $3,000 if you book November-May, $4,000 June-October and the holidays. For a truly elegant all-inclusive experience contact Old Edwards Inn & Spa in Highlands, NC.
Elopement Package: Elkin Creek Vineyard
For a stunning vineyard ceremony at a fraction of the cost, check out the elopement packages at Elkin Creek Vineyard and Winery in Elkin, NC just South of Mt. Airy.
Their experts simplify everything – starting at $350, elopement packages consist of gourmet appetizers, fine wine and a romantic setting with additional al-la carte add-ons such as reception services for $1,500. Choose between the hill-top vineyard, rustic Harvest Barn or gentle waterfall as backdrops for your ceremony.
Elkin Creek also offers additional discounts for on-site rehearsal dinners and cabin rentals.
The Elopement Package: NC Arboretum
Say ‘I do’ in a living museum, surrounded by regional plants in Bent Creek Experimental Forest while supporting a great non-profit.
The Elopement Packages at NC Arboretum in Asheville include two-hour rental of Arboretum property, with assorted tables and natural wood folding chairs, a day of coordinator and a one year household Arboretum membership. In support of their initiatives, the Green Wedding Program requires couples to pledge to “practice environmentally conscious planning, food/beverage service and décor in order to minimize the environmental impact.”
Packages start at $500 for weekday availability and $1000 for the weekend. Add-ons such as games and signage available as well as a preferred vendor list. They’ll even let you bring the family pet to any outdoor facility.
‘Love Grows Here’ at the Arboretum!
Big Mill Bed & Breakfast
Big Mill Bed & Breakfast offers farmstead lodging on the Carolina coastal plains in Williamston, NC.
Their all-inclusive elopement packages include a one night stay at the inn, professional photographer, bouquet and hors d’oeuvres. Enjoy complimentary cider or champagne and wedding cake.
Starting at $2,500, the affordable elopement packages leave room in your budget to add-on sumptuous but affordable spa services, like their romantic couples massage. A stress-free option without sacrificing the special details on your special day.
Leap of Faith in Grand Style Elopement Packages: Mast Farm Inn
Registered as a Historic Hotel of America, Mast Farm Inn sits on 8 picturesque acres in the Valle Crucis Historic District of North Carolina.
Their Leap of Faith in Grand Style Elopement Package starting at $2,590 is an all-inclusive luxurious experience for two. Two nights lodging with a four-course wedding dinner at Simplicity at Mast Farm Inn along with a complimentary wedding cake and gourmet breakfast included in your stay. Photographer and day-of coordinator covered to create stress free memories.
With considerable discounts if you decide to stay an extra night and free upgrade to the largest, most luxurious cabin, cottage or room available upon check-in, the dining, lodging and amenities at Mast Farm Inn are unbeatable.
The Laurelbrook in Raleigh offers a bright, industrial setting for a one-of-a-kind experience with a captivating team of creatives.
This concept venue run by award-winning catering group Catering Works is located in midtown and offers a cool aesthetic for the eclectic couple.
No food or beverage minimums and no additional fees for weekend bookings for a budget conscious option. A two and half hour ceremony and reception with complimentary champagne and cake or cupcakes come with each wedding. Add on additional delights from Catering Works, flowers from Bloom Works or additional specialty desserts from Pastry Works.
All weddings start at $3,000.
Intimate Wonder Elopement Packages: Museum of Life & Science
Spend your big day in Durham, NC at the Museum of Life & Science for a fairy tale day with big memories. The 84 acre nature and science park will give you all the feels and whimsical vibes as you dance beside spaceships and moss-lined treehouses. How about a dreamy backdrop of butterflies in the Magic Wing Butterfly House?
Science filled add-ons bring unique memories with liquid nitrogen frozen rosé and frozen margaritas! Animal encounters, butterfly release add-ons plus train rides. So much wonder and wow for your buck!
Their Intimate Wonder Elopement Package starts at $2,000 for three-hours with heavy hors d’oeuvres, 11” wedding cake, and day of coordinator and support staff.
Small doesn’t mean skipping the finer details. If you desire a cozy, private adventure with your best friend, something modest but memorable, consider a micro-wedding.
Contact Asheville Luxury Weddings for a free consultation.