Intimate Weddings In Paris

October 12, 2020


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Planning an intimate destination wedding in Paris is an amazing solution for couples, that for one reason or another, don’t feel like a big celebration at home, with a hundred or more guests.


Intimate weddings allow creating a stronger connection with your guests because you spend more time with every one of them. They also allow you to realise your wedding design dreams and are more budget-friendly, than bigger events.



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Best venues for an intimate wedding in Paris


Hotel d’Evreux (click to read more)

Salon Etoile Wagram

Marignan Hotel (click to read more)

Château de Villette (click to read more)


Plaza Athenée

Hotel de Crillon

Le Meurice


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How much does an intimate wedding in Paris cost?


The price will vary depending on the venue and the guest count, but with a budget of around 25-35k€, you can have a luxurious celebration in Paris for 30-40 guests. Simpler weddings can be organised with a  budget of around 20k€.



Real couple stories


I was lucky to work with many wonderful couples from the USA and Australia in 2019 whom I helped planning their intimate wedding in Paris. Their stories are a wonderful source of inspiration and I would like to share them with you.



Melanie and Jon – June 2019, 30 guests, budget 20k€


Mel and Jon had an intimate wedding in Salon Etoile Wagram in central Paris. It is an absolutely unknown venue that has a pretty historical interior and amazing in-house cuisine. There are two rooms that allow having a vows exchange ceremony and the dinner/party in different places.


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India and Hope – June 2019, 12 guests, 12k€


India and Hope were celebrating on the rooftop of Marignan Hotel, a 5-star property in central Paris. They had a vows exchange ceremony and a dinner with the view at the Eiffel Tower. They went out to a Parisian nightclub to continue the party after 11 pm.


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Lindsay and Chris – November 2019, 35 guests, budget unknown


I was working as a day-of coordinator for Lindsay and Chris, this is why I can’t tell you the exact budget of the celebration. They have rented an Italian restaurant called Pink Mamma and had a ceremony, cocktail, and dinner there. We have changed the set-up between the ceremony and the dinner quickly, and used literally zero décor, apart from the one already existing in the restaurant.


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Cindi and Craig – June 2019, 17 guests, budget 12k€


Cindi and Craig had a ceremony in the American church, before going for their wedding photoshoot around Paris. They had an intimate cocktail and dinner at Pre Catelan in Paris. This venue has several function rooms of different styles and sizes and offers great in-house cuisine.


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Looking for a wedding planner in Paris?


If you need help with planning your intimate wedding in Paris, it will be my pleasure to give you access to my complete venue list and to introduce you to the best wedding vendors in France! I will also take care of the following, to ensure that the planning is stress-free and enjoyable :


  • Plan your religious ceremony, if you wish to have one
  • Take care of logistics, airport and city transfers, deliveries
  • Event design (design plan, rentals, flowers, tableware, etc)
  • Entertainment planning
  • Technical management (tents, generators, sound, light, etc)
  • Payment agenda management and budget follow-up
  • Contract review
  • Side events planning (rehearsal dinner, welcome event, next-day brunch, etc)
  • On the day coordination
  • Accommodation assistance


Feel free to contact me by mail at or via this contact form to talk about your wedding and to start planning your celebration!