Wedding Venue NC
With a one-of-a-kind setting that will leave your guests breathless, Gambill Estate is the premiere wedding destination of Western North Carolina. You can exchange vows beside a 150-year-old oak tree while overlooking 360 degree views of rolling hills and fields framed by the Blue Ridge Mountains, or you may choose a more intimate spot on the property. The raw and untouched beauty of the property is unparalleled, displaying the best that the North Carolina Mountains have to offer. Day or night. Inside or out. Your special day will be unforgettable.
Features & Amenities
Accommodates groups up to 200 guests –
Customizable seating & dining solutions –
Ample parking (+ parking for large buses) –
Large men and women’s restrooms –
Kitchen for your catering company –
– A large pavilion facing the Appalachian Mtns
– The Grand Room is heated & air conditioned
– Handicap accessible
– Staff on duty during your event
– Large Victorian style bridal suite
THE GRAND ROOM
The Grand Room is specifically designed to host your celebration featuring breathtaking views, over head crystal chandeliers and intimate lighting. This room overlooks a view of cozy garden nooks and perfected grass yards, framed by a mountainous backdrop. Every aspect of The Ground Room has been carefully planned with your big day in mind and no detail has been overlooked.
Enjoy getting ready in your very own private room. The perfect place for you and your bridesmaids to relax and take in the mountain views in luxury. With oak floors, chandeliers, coffered ceiling, private restroom and victorian styled furniture, the Bridal Suite is a fashionable setting that you and your photographer will enjoy.
We strive to make every aspect of your event run smoothly. Whether you are using one of our suggested caterers or selecting your own, the kitchen area provides the perfect staging area for your event. With a private entrance, outside of the building, vendors can gain direct access to The Grand Room without being noticed.
The Groom’s Quarters is within walking distance of the Main Facility and features an open floor design and a changing room. This spot is a great option for a true barn feel. It has large sliding doors both in the front and back of the barn along with two-piece doors lining both sides, it’s the perfect Groom changing area and pre ceremony hangout.
Our facility is fully air conditioned and heated including the guest restrooms. Located just steps from the Grand Room. Your guests will fill pampered with these exquisitely styled facilities.
The Pavilion is the newest addition to Gambill Estate. Located just outside of The Grand Room, this 2,500 square foot covering is the perfect shelter from rain, snow, or the heat of summer. It features large wood beams, Victorian styled wrought iron hand rails, and elegant lighting throughout. The Pavilion is designed to offer big views of the surrounding area, while also proving a blend of elegance and craftsmanship.
When you hold your wedding at Gambill Estate, you have 150 acres at your disposal for your outdoor wedding. Hold your ceremony on a large hill overlooking the fields or go with an intimate spot. Scout out the location ahead of time to find just the right place for your ceremony.
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The Estate does not offer lodging.
However, there are several nearby hotels conveniently located just 10 minutes from the venue.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: I would like a venue tour. What do I do next?
A: For all wedding venue NC tours and general questions, please contact us.
Q: What does the rental rate include?
A: It includes your choice of any of the beautiful ceremony sites, use of the Reception Facility, private Groom’s quarters, white resin chairs, 5 ft round wooden banquet tables, parking for all of your guests, and much more!
Q: Can I bring my own Caterer to Gambill Estate?
A: Yes, we welcome any caterer of your choice. In addition, we have a list of caterers that we work closely with.
Q: Where will my guests stay for the event?
A: Gambill Estate is conveniently located between Wilkesboro and Elkin. Recommended Hotels include: Wilkesboro – Hampton Inn , Elkin- Fairfield Inn & Suites
Q: What is the best advice for directions?
A: See the directions and map details on our Inquire page.
Q: Can I bring my own photographer?
A: Yes, we encourage you to bring a photographer of your choice. We do have a list of photographers familiar with shooting at the venue.
Q: Are there rental companies and vendors in the area?
A: Yes, we actually carry a large selection of rentals available on site. However, if you are looking for something we do not offer, then we can collaborate with some great companies in the area that provide other options. Check out our vendor list.
Q: What are some local attractions while I am in the area?
A: Gambill Estate is located in the foothills of the spectacular Appalachian Mountains. With numerous hiking trails overlooking W. Kerr Scott lake, Stone Mountain State park, or for the wine lovers, numerous vineyards around the area.
Stone Mountain State Park (less than 25 miles away) is one of the most popular parks in the State and is known for it’s breathtaking hiking trails, rock climbing and trout fishing.