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10 Unique wedding locations in Rotterdam

By Kim Longwood
January 31, 2024

Are you planning to get married in Rotterdam? A wedding is such a special occassion. A day to remember, to share with loved ones and to enjoy intensely.

But where in Rotterdam do you have to go for the ultimate feel-good vibe? We have listed the most beautiful and unique wedding locations in Rotterdam for you. We already want to wish you a wonderful day!

Do you still have to organize your bachelor(ette) party? Check out these tips for a fantastic bachelor party in Rotterdam.

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1. Trompenburg Tuinen & Arboretum

This beautiful botanical garden in Kralingen is full of all kinds of plants, trees and flower species. You couldn’t ask for a more fairytale-like setting, right? There is a nice area with tables and fairy lights where having a memorable dinner or drink is possible.

For example, the Tuin Perenhof in Trompenburg is an ideal place for this. Surrounded by the most beautiful flowers and plants, this meadow is the perfect place for an unforgettable wedding.

In addition, Trompenburg Tuinen & Arboretum is the perfect location for wedding photos and films in a botanical setting.


Honingerdijk 86, 3062 NX Rotterdam


2. Euromast

The best view of the city can be found on the Euromast. This wedding location is perfect for couples who are not afraid of heights and prefer to gaze over the skyline, the harbour and the park. In addition to the memory of an unforgettable day, you will also have very special photos.


Parkhaven 20, 3016 GM Rotterdam


3. Dudok in het Park

Het prachtige Dudok in het Park in Rotterdam!Do you want to get married in a green oasis of peace, in the middle of the bustling centre of Rotterdam? Then Dudok in the Park is the place for you!

This location was already iconic before it was Dudok in het Park, because the beautiful hedges in the garden in front of the building have long been reminiscent of a Disney fairytale. They overlook the water and with a bridal couple on the deck the perfect picture is complete.

But if the weather sucks, you will also be completely fine inside Dudok in het Park, because the interior of this location is just as chic. The building is a monumental villa, built in 1750.

Discover more about getting married in Dudok in the Park.


Baden Powelllaan 12, 3016 GJ Rotterdam


4. Diergaarde Blijdorp

Crazy about animals? Then say the yes-word in Rotterdam Zoo Diergaarde Blijdorp. This is one of the most beautiful zoos in Europe, filled with greenery. You can be sure that the story of your wedding will be told for centuries to come, especially by the children present.


Blijdorplaan 8, 3041 JG Rotterdam


5. Van Nelle Fabriek

Photo by our blogger

This beautiful example of industrial architecture is incredibly iconic and an integral part of the Rotterdam urban landscape. The Van Nelle Fabriek is incredibly versatile, from corporate events to bohemian markets and design fairs… so why not a cool wedding?

They rent out the Koffiefabriek for the ceremony, dinner or party. This bright space with white pillars and high windows provides a beautiful backdrop for the wedding, with a view of the famous sky bridges.


Van Nelleweg 1, 3044 BC Rotterdam


6. De Machinist

De Machinist is a former Shipping and Transport College, which has been transformed into a restaurant and café, as well as a space for business events and weddings. The interior is versatile, the different rooms all have their own look and feel.

Their De Sociëteit room is the official wedding location for the ceremony. A beautiful Rotterdam setting, where you look out over the Coolhaven through the beautiful windows.


Willem Buytewechstraat 45, 3024 BK Rotterdam


7. Zalmhuis

Net buiten het centrum, aan de Maas, ligt het iconische en historische Zalmhuis. De imposante entree en het prachtige interieur van het restaurant is alleen al een bezoekje waard. Onder begeleiding van chef-kok Lars Litz serveren ze hier de meest exclusieve zalm ter wereld: de Keta zalm uit Alaska. Verder vind je op de kaart huisgerookte Schotse biologische zalm, dry aged meat, vegan gerechten, oesters en nog veel meer.

From the outside an impressive white building, from the inside a warm and richly coloured design gem. The Zalmhuis in Capelle aan den IJssel is more than worth the trip outside the city of Rotterdam.

At Zalmhuis, you get married in style, with not only the embrace of friends and family, but also a hug from the delicious food and the enchanting interior.

There are several rooms where you can get married. For the view, get married in the Rooftop room, for a summer wedding in the Garden room with garden… Enough options! View the wedding packages here.


Schaardijk 396, 2909 LA Capelle aan den IJssel


8. Het Koetshuis

Het Koetshuis is a wedding, party and meeting location located between an abundance of trees and other greenery. This property is romantic and has a classic look. The stately driveway offers the perfect opportunity for an unforgettable entry.

This historic building dates from 1679 and has a rich past. This is reflected in the beautiful interior with high ceilings and impressive chandeliers. A beautiful place for a ceremony or reception.


Kasteelweg 53, 3077 BN Rotterdam


9. Lake House

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Getting married in the middle of nature, yet close to the city? It’s possible at Lake House Rotterdam. Located in the Bergse Bos overlooking the water and nature, Lake House offers a beautiful wedding setting.

The exclusive indoor space can accommodate groups of up to 150 people and features a private terrace and garden. What could be more romantic than getting married outside, in the middle of nature? From ceremony to party, Lake House offers the ultimate entourage for an unforgettable wedding day.


Bergsebosdreef 6, 2661 GN Bergschenhoek


10. nhow Rotterdam

Rotterdam is de ideale plek voor een stedentrip. Het is rijk aan architectuur, historie, kunst en heel veel leuke hotspots. Maar hoe maak je jouw weekend nou ?xtra bijzonder? Hieronder delen wij de meest bijzondere hotels in Rotterdam om te overnachten.

In this trendy hotel, you can get married in The Loft, a cool space with facilities for up to 500 people. There are also honeymoon suites that offer everything you could wish for. You can also dine here, while enjoying the amazing view over the city.

The suites were designed by architect Rem Koolhaas and have panoramic views over the skyline of Rotterdam.

Check out the prices and availability of nhow.


Wilhelminakade 137, 3072 AP Rotterdam


Bonustip: Hire the Cocktailfiets!

Of course, a good party is not complete without a good drink. If you really want to create something unique at your wedding, hire the Cocktailfiets! This super fun and handy mobile bar can be placed at any location to create your own cocktail bar. The bartenders will shake the best cocktails and mocktails for you and your guests to make your wedding unforgettable. Cheers to the bride and groom!


Can you hear the wedding bells yet? Who knows, you may be inspired by the above mentioned wedding locations and you will soon be standing in front of a group of friends and relatives with your loved one to give each other a ring. Will you let us know where?

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