If you are looking to settle down in 2021, you must be in the midst of confirming a solemnisation venue! Wedding planning can be tedious and we are here to help you ease this burden. As many of us know, popular wedding and solemnisation venues get easily booked out months/years in advance, adding pressure on the couple. To make this process a bit easier, we will be providing you with 8 non-conventional but romantic solemnisation venues in Singapore that usually escape one’s eye. Seize these unique spaces and hold for yourself a one-of-a-kind solemnisation ceremony for you and your better half!
Try a fine-dining solemnisation @Wakanui Grill Dining or @Sinfonia Ristorante
For those who don’t know, WAKANUI Grill Dining is a renowned steakhouse serving premium-quality dry-aged Ocean Beef and succulent Spring Lamb. Your guests will be in for a beefy treat when they get their sizzling meat served straight out of Binchotan charcoal! Located in the heart of Marina One and home to the spectacular skyscrapers, WAKANUI will provide a ceremony with a view! The restaurant is also popular for their private dining rooms. These rooms will provide you and your guests with the utmost privacy as well as a customised setting for your special occasion! You can learn more about this luxurious restaurant here.
Photo credit to Wakanui Grill Dining Singapore
Sinfonia Ristorante, is a fine-dining experience, located in the iconic Victoria Theatre & Concert Hall. Specialising in Italian cuisine, this beautiful restaurant invites guests to indulge in their multi-sensorial dining experience, surrounded by elegant corinthian columns. Sinfonia is favourite amongst couples, who hope to host an intimate and lavish solemnisation in the presence of close family and friends. Able to comfortably host between 50 to 150 pax, the event space is acclaimed for their wedding packages – providing a suite of services and custom-ordered cuisines to create a celebration to remember. Learn more here!
Photo credit to Sinfonia Ristorante
Try a clubhouse/members’ club solemnisation @CSC Bukit Batok and @Straits Clan
Clubhouses are valuable venues due to their accessibility and proximity to residential areas. Civil Service Club Bukit Batok is one such suitable venue, with its multiple event rooms, to host a fashionable solemnisation. This clubhouse has plenty of amenities, allowing great flexibility in the design of your party. Choose between their elegant function rooms for the official ceremony and pick their outdoor patio, bowling alley or grand swimming pool for your after party! You could also add a staycation to maximise this once-in-a-lifetime experience! With CSC Bukit Batok, you walk away with the complete wedding package so learn more here!
Straits Clan is a sophisticated members’ club located centrally in Outram. You, however, do not have to be a member to book their spaces. Their variety of unique rooms promises a party venue for every occasion! With Straits Clan, you can get creative with your solemnisation ceremony, hosting different segments of your party in different rooms and setting a distinct mood for each. For example, you could host the main ceremony in their beautiful attic (up to 100 pax), a reception in the member’s bar (up to 100 pax) and have a private dinner between the families in their private dining rooms (up to 14 pax). With Straits Clan, you will be spoilt for choices! Learn more about the various rooms and their rates here.
The Attic by Straits Clan
Member’s Bar by Straits Clan
Private Dining Room by Straits Clan
Try solemnisation by the sea @Marina at Keppel Bay and @Ocean Diva
Keppel Bay is a beautiful location in the city, situated next to the alluring Sentosa Island and a walking distance from the biggest mall in Singapore. Hosting a solemnisation ceremony at the harbour, facing the sea, seems like a dream. Well, you can make it come true with The Lawn at Marina! Set against a waterfront backdrop on lush greenery, The Lawn is designed to be the perfect alfresco setting for private events and intimate gatherings. Host your solemnisation here with a simple or elaborate wedding decor setup, and exchange your vows with the beautiful sun setting in the background. You can learn more about this outdoor venue here!
Photo credit to Marina at Keppel Bay
Another way to have your solemnisation closer to the sea is to rent a yacht at the beautiful Keppel Bay. Ocean Diva comes with an elegant and practical design, docked at the bay and ready at your disposal! This yacht has plenty of gathering spaces from its spacious interior to a wide front deck with an additional cockpit for more seating area. The boat can comfortably accommodate up to 27 guests, providing an ideal setting for private parties like solemnisation! Decorate the deck with fairy lights and a wedding setup to have a magical solemnisation at sea! Officiate your marriage and exchange your vows, with the soft sea breeze hitting against your face. Learn more about this exquisite wedding destination here!
Photo credit to Seek Sophie
Try a contemporary solemnisation @Qanvast@OUE, Another Day, or @Komyuniti
When thinking about hosting a solemnisation or wedding event in Singapore, a coworking space is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. However, with their adaptable, modern infrastructure and intricate interior design, you’d be surprised by how configurable today’s coworking spaces are! Qanvast@ OUE offers a simple and minimalistic look, appearing almost like a blank canvas. With clever wedding decoration, this space can easily be transformed into a dreamy solemnisation venue. After all, the most enchanting spaces are the ones that don’t necessarily reflect hosting a particular occasion! Check out Qanvast’s ‘tie the knot’ wedding package to understand their facilities, wedding decor ideas, catering and other assistance provided! Learn more here.
Photo credit to UNSPLASH
Another venue to add to your list is 梦回 | Another Day. A unique event space with different themed rooms that features intricate traditional Chinese decorations. This cosy space is perfect if you are planning for an intimate wedding ceremony. Situated in the heart of Chinatown, it is conveniently located from Chinatown MRT making it an accessible venue for you and your guests! Discover more about 梦回 | Another Day.
KOMYUNITI Bar & Restaurant can be found in the heart of Orchard Road, located on level 10 of YOTEL. This beautiful bar cum restaurant is an inviting place for a good time with your family and friends. With their modern discotheque aesthetics seen through their mood lighting and infrastructure, KOMYUNITI is a one-of-a-kind venue to hold your solemnisation! Also, their indoor area can be easily spruced up with some wedding decorations, to host your ceremony and reception. Check out their reasonably-priced solemnisation packages which feature free flow of beverages, exclusive use of entire indoor space and credits for ala carte ordering. You can easily upsize your solemnisation by having a staycation at YOTEL! The possibilities are endless, and you can learn more about the venue here.
Solemnisation and weddings will always require a substantial amount of planning, as they are after all one of the more noteworthy events of our lives! There is also a general consensus that many rack their brains the most when it comes to choosing a venue. Thus finding a list of romantic solemnisation venues in Singapore is sure to offer one some help! With our goal of helping you celebrate anywhere, we aim to push you out of your comfort zone and choose amongst the less conventional venues that will be surprisingly worth your money. Luckily, Singapore is filled with many of such venues, all you gotta do is find them!