5025 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
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About Us

Belle Meade Plantation provides the backdrop of a historic horse farm setting with a beautiful flowering Boxwood Garden and an 1892 Carriage House, all with the convenience of our location, sitting right in the heart of the city of Nashville--Only 7 miles from downtown and historic Music Row! Our venue offers a lavish indoor barn space and an intimate outdoor garden area for wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, and other events. Belle Meade Plantation accommodates up to 300 guests.

 Belle Meade offers wedding packages that include numerous rentals and a day of event supervisor. Belle Meade Plantation received the Couples Choice Award by WeddingWire for the past 4 years in a row (2014-2017). Locally, Belle Meade was voted Best Place to Have a Wedding Reception for the past 5 years by the Nashville Scene readers’ poll and Best Wedding Venue in a reader's poll conducted by The Tennessean newspaper.

Concerned about weather? Belle Meade's packages include a large complimentary permanent tent with a concrete floor for inclement weather situations. Also included in our wedding packages is a cocktail game area to entertain guests while they await the reception. This lawn game area is a big hit with guests and help make the big day a memorable event for all. Lawn games include bocce ball, horseshoes, corn hole, and croquet.

Belle Meade Plantation is quickly becoming a top Nashville destination wedding site that attracts brides looking for a place to marry which is simple, yet elegant. Our Tennessee plantation offers a rich history along with vast entertainment and local attractions for guests.

Features

Ceremony Options
Ceremony PersonalizationCivil UnionsCommitment Ceremonies
Languages Spoken
English
Guest Capacity
Up to 300
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 300
Guest Capacity - Outdoor
Up to 300
Outdoor Ceremony - Covered
Yes
Outdoor Ceremony - Uncovered
Yes
Outdoor Reception - Covered
Yes
Outdoor Reception - Uncovered
Yes
Reception Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 300
Reception Guest Capacity - Outdoor
Up to 300
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteNumber of Events at a TimeOnsite CateringOnsite ParkingOnsite ValetOnsite Wedding CoordinationOutside Alcohol AllowedOutside Catering Allowed
Religious Denomination Supported
AgnosticBaha'I FaithBuddhistChristian (No Denomination)Christian - AnglicanChristian - BaptistChristian - CatholicChristian - EpiscopalianChristian - LutheranChristian - MethodistChristian - MormonChristian - OrthodoxChristian - PresbyterianChristian - QuakerEvangelicalHinduInterfaithIslam/MuslimJainiasmJewishNew AgeNon-ReligiousOther Religious DenominationShintoSikhismTaoistUnitarian
Venue Style
AntiqueCountryDestinationEco-friendly / GreenHistoricRusticTraditionalUnusual / AlternativeVictorianVintage / Retro
Venue Type
BarnBotanic Garden / ParkMansion / ManorMuseum / Gallery

Reviews

mywedding.com

Linda was a joy to work with, was VERY responsive, and had a lot of good suggestions/input on how best to use the space. The space was absolutely beautiful, regardless of season, and the history of the venue wow'ed many of the guests.

Carolyn Koval
Nov 17, 2014
mywedding.com

My husband and I have just returned from our honeymoon after being married at the Belle Meade Plantation on May 25, 2014. We were married in the Boxwood Garden and had our reception in the Carriage House. As a 34 year old first time bride, I had plenty of

Kristina
Jun 05, 2014
mywedding.com

This site is a Nashville favorite and is now competing as a place for a destination wedding. The Nashville TV show has put the city on the map.

Brenda
Jun 18, 2013
mywedding.com

My daughter was married here in Stable Hall last December - lighting created a very intimate atmosphere - our friends and family made memories to last a life time !

Charlynne
Jun 18, 2013
mywedding.com

We had a great time at Belle Meade. It was the wedding of my dreams! :D

Kim
Jun 18, 2013
mywedding.com

I visited Belle Meade Plantation and knew from the first moment that this was going to be the place for the wedding of my dreams...a beautiful plantation home minutes from downtown Nashville.

tiffni
Jun 18, 2013
mywedding.com

The photos online are amazing, but in person it's an even more attractive venue for a wedding reception.

Nicole
Jun 17, 2013
mywedding.com

I love its history and simple elegance.

Mary
Jun 17, 2013
mywedding.com

All Nashville brides dream of being married and having their reception at this venue, me included :)

Jennifer
Jun 16, 2013
mywedding.com

I love every event I attend there and the wedding are fabulous. Truly a place for a dream wedding.

Addison
Jun 15, 2013
mywedding.com

Nashville's Best Place for a Wedding, We really enjoyed all 3 of the weddings we have attended there!

Web
Jun 15, 2013
mywedding.com

You truly are the best place to have a wedding in Nashville. We Love It There!

Rose
Jun 15, 2013
mywedding.com

Gorgeous, authentic Southern venue! Beautiful grounds, venue & stellar service.

Lisa
Jun 14, 2013
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This is the go to site for brides. Thanks for keeping the grounds so gorgeous.

Surgeon
Jun 07, 2013
mywedding.com

Belle Meade is head over heels above the rest

Eric
Jun 06, 2013
mywedding.com

This venue coupled with the best wedding sales manager in the South = love this wedding site option

Diana
Jun 06, 2013
mywedding.com

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this place! We were at a wedding here last year and are planning on having ours here next year!

sarah
Jun 05, 2013
mywedding.com

What an incredible venue for a gorgeous wedding!

Amy
May 16, 2013