Pale pink roses against the castle wall with the chapel of Schloss Mittersill in the background (c) photo Michael Huber

Castle Weddings

9 Schlosshotels for an Unforgettable Wedding

Castle Weddings

The choice of where to celebrate the most beautiful day of your life makes a significant contribution to the magic and unforgettable nature of the event. In Austria, Schlosshotels & Herrenhäuser provide a setting that seems to leap from the pages of a fairytale book – perfect for couples who desire a wedding replete with historic charm and timeless elegance. These magnificent locations combine the noble beauty of past eras with the comfort and sophistication of modern times to offer every happy couple and their guests an extraordinary experience.

From the majestic halls of Schloss Mittersill to the idyllic tranquility of the See-Villa in Millstatt, each house tells its own story and creates a setting that celebrates love and togetherness. Whether you dream of an intimate celebration or a truly grand affair, the diversity and flexibility of our establishments meet every desire to the level of tailor-made perfection.

Each season brings its own charm to weddings in these stately homes, with a winter wedding being a particularly special insider tip. The snowy landscape, the clear, fresh air, and the warm, welcoming atmosphere inside the castles create a magical ambiance, turning your celebration into a winter fairytale indeed. Let yourself be enchanted by the unique beauty and romance a winter wedding at one of our selected Schlosshotels & Herrenhäuser has to offer.

Bridal couple strolls along a snowy forest path (c) photo Konstantin Mishchenko / Unsplash
Festively decorated hall for a civil ceremony at Schloss Mittersill (c) photo Schloss Mittersill

Schloss Mittersill – Dream Wedding in the Kitzbühel Alps

Nestled in the heart of the Austrian Alps, Schloss Mittersill majestically overlooks the Salzach River Valley, surrounded by the imposing scenery of the Hohe Tauern and Kitzbühel Alps. This historic castle, with a 900-year history, provides the ideal setting for an unforgettable wedding – especially in winter when the landscape is enveloped in enchanting white.

The castle's event spaces, from the panoramic terrace to the Gothic Room, are as diverse as your dreams and perfectly suited to every size and type of celebration. An experienced team accompanies you from the initial planning to the big day itself, making every moment unique. Culinary delights await you and your guests, featuring regional, seasonal delicacies that turn every wedding banquet into a feast for the senses.

Winter Weddings in Mittersill: A Fairytale Come True

A winter wedding at Schloss Mittersill transports you to a true winter wonderland. The snow-covered mountains and romantic candlelight inside the castle provide a setting unmatched in its romance. Whether a solemn ceremony in the on-site chapel, a civil or free ceremony in the festively decorated rooms – Schloss Mittersill turns every winter dream into reality.

For your guests, 44 castle rooms and 10 suites are available, promising comforts fit for royalty. And if you wish your celebration to take place in an absolutely exclusive setting, Schloss Mittersill offers you the option of renting out the entire property for your wedding.

Schloss Mittersill is not just a location but rather a place where dreams come true – especially in winter, when the magical snowy landscape provides a breathtaking stage for the start of your life’s journey together.

Exterior view of Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg (c) Photo Schloss Leopoldskron

Schloss Leopoldskron – Majestic Matrimony

In picturesque Salzburg, embraced by the idyllic Leopoldskroner Weiher and with a breathtaking view of Hohensalzburg Fortress, Schloss Leopoldskron awaits its guests for a truly matchless wedding experience. This Rococo gem, just a few minutes' walk from the historic Old Town, combines romance and elegance in a setting that makes hearts rejoice.

Unique Backdrop for Your Big Day

Schloss Leopoldskron, where the lightness of Rococo meets modern elegance, offers various options to design your wedding day exactly as you envision. From an intimate small-scale wedding to a boisterous celebration – the selection of rooms caters to every desire. Whether you prefer a ceremony outdoors, in the Great Hall, or in the magnificent Marble Hall, here your wedding day becomes an unforgettable event.

Palatial Dream Weddings

The team at Schloss Leopoldskron is ready to plan your civil or church wedding down to the smallest detail. The palace chapel, adjacent to the Great Hall and bathed in natural light, offers a wonderful setting for church ceremonies.

Accommodations with Regal Charm

After the festivities, the Schloss, with its 12 individually designed suites, invites you to linger and relish every passing moment. Each suite offers a unique view – whether of the palace gardens, Hohensalzburg Fortress, or the small lake. In the neighboring Meierhof, 55 boutique rooms likewise await, furnished with noble furniture and high-quality bathrooms, rounding off your stay to perfection.

Winter Wedding at the Schloss – Pure Magic

A winter wedding at Schloss Leopoldskron adds an extra magical note to the already magical ambiance. The winter months envelop the palace in a stunningly beautiful atmosphere, transforming your celebration into a genuine winter fairytale.

Although Schloss Leopoldskron does not operate an à la carte restaurant, your wedding party will be indulged with exquisite Austrian dishes from their kitchens, tailored individually to your occasion. For smaller meals, the Café Meierhof is available, offering a selection of fresh salads, sandwiches, and homemade pastries.

Schloss Leopoldskron not only promises a fairytale setting for your wedding but also a comprehensive experience that becomes quite unparalleled due to the personal service, historical charm, and the extraordinary beauty of Salzburg.


Nighttime view of Landhaus Koller in Gosau, Salzkammergut, in winter (c) photo Landhaus Koller
View from the terrace of Landhaus Koller in Gosau overlooking meadows and mountains (c) photo Landhaus Koller

Landhaus Koller – Romantic Wedding Idyll

Hidden away in the picturesque landscape of the Salzkammergut, Landhaus Koller in Gosau offers the perfect setting for your wedding celebration. The unique villa ambiance enchants with a blend of romance and elegance, making your special day unforgettable.

A Feast for the Senses: Culinary World of Landhaus Koller

Wedding parties at Landhaus Koller can look forward to a first-class culinary experience. With utmost care and attention to detail, exclusive dishes are prepared from the best regional ingredients. From the very first appetizer to the sweet finale, every dish is a delight.

Wedding Ceremony with View of the Mountains

Under the experienced leadership of Manuela and Gottfried Koller, every detail of your wedding is planned to perfection. The couple gladly recommends local service providers for seamless organization of your special day. The enchanting garden of the Landhaus, with its breathtaking view of the Gosau Valley and the surrounding mountains, offers a fairytale backdrop for outdoor ceremonies. For the festivities afterwards, the elegant dining room serves as a marvelous setting.

Exclusive Overnight Accommodations

The Landhaus features 15 rooms and 5 family studios, with the Faber Suite in the tower of the main house offering a luxurious retreat for the bridal couple spanning 65 m². The day after the ceremony begins with a leisurely breakfast featuring finest regional products.

Interesting Info & Winter Weddings

Gosau, a gem in the Traunviertel section of Upper Austria, is part of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Region Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut and is only about 20 minutes by car from Hallstatt itself. A winter wedding transforms Landhaus Koller and the Gosau Valley into an enchanted winter wonderland, adding a magical touch to your celebration.

With its combination of breathtaking natural scenery, exquisite cuisine, and individual service, Landhaus Koller makes your wedding an experience beyond compare.

View from the lake of Hotel See-Villa in Millstatt (c) photo Hotel See-Villa

Schlosshotel See Villa – Dream Weddings on Millstätter See

The See-Villa in Millstatt, a tradition-rich jewel on the shores of Millstätter See, provides the perfect setting for your wedding celebration. For generations, bridal couples have chosen this place for their special day, whether for a classic or modern, intimate or large-scale celebration. The skilled team at the See-Villa is known for its flexibility and openness to individual wishes, making your dream day come true.

Say “I Do” on the Picturesque Lakeshore

Exchange your vows against the breathtaking backdrop of the Millstätter See. The civil ceremony under the lindens of the See-Villa is framed by the natural beauty of the lake itself. For church weddings, the Millstatt Abbey Church and the Unterhaus Church in Treffling are both available, also with the option of a reception right there at the church. Once back at the See-Villa, your guests are welcomed with fine foods and exquisite drinks.

Wedding Celebrations and Culinary Delights

The hotel indulges you and your guests with a feast that leaves absolutely no wish unfulfilled. Up to 160 people can be catered for by the outstanding kitchens of the See-Villa, with dishes chosen by you personally.

Exclusive Setting for Your Guests

The bridal couple will enjoy their wedding night in a suite with a magical lake view, while the wedding guests have various room types to choose from. An extended breakfast or brunch the next day provides a relaxed conclusion to all the festivities.

Individual Extras for Your Wedding

Whether a romantic boat ride on the lake, starting from right there at the hotel, a spectacular fireworks display over the water, or arrival in style by vintage car or Tesla – the team at the See-Villa is happy to fulfill your every wish.

Winter Weddings at the See-Villa

In winter, too, the See-Villa opens its doors for wedding celebrations, transforming into a fairytale winter setting indeed. Throughout the year, the experienced hotel team is by your side to make your winter wedding an unforgettable event. At the See-Villa, the splendor of the past combines with the comforts of the present to create an unparalleled experience for your wedding – in any season.

More Schlosshotels Locations for Your Dream Wedding

Schloss Gobelsburg: A Vineyard serves as Your Wedding Dream

Nestled amidst the vineyards of Kamptal, Schloss Gobelsburg provides the perfect setting for your dream wedding. With space for up to 200 guests in its historic rooms, and a magical garden for celebrations under the open sky, the castle guarantees an unforgettable backdrop. Eva Moosbrugger and her experienced team are at your side to perfect every aspect of planning and staging, including the selection of excellent wines.

Schloss Schönau: Wedding Elegance South of Vienna

Schloss Schönau, surrounded by a private park and close to Vienna, embodies the ideal location for your wedding. Whether in a luxurious marquee or the magnificent rooms – every celebration is individually tailored to your personal wishes. Attention to detail and the dedication of the team ensure flawless realization of your vision.

Schloss Hellbrunn: Celebrations with Historical Flair

Baroque Schloss Hellbrunn, famous for its Trick Fountains and broad park, also offers a fairytale setting for weddings. The historic inn at the palace provides spaces for up to 300 guests, where traditional hospitality meets culinary excellence. A ceremony in the palace grounds or in the small palace chapel makes your celebration unforgettable.

Vitikultur Moser: Weddings in the Heart of the Vineyards

The Vitikultur Moser winery, with its large terrace and modern banquet hall, provides an extraordinary setting for weddings. Here, you can celebrate amid the vineyards and, if desired, host a civil ceremony directly on-site. The Atrium House, with its open glass roof, invites you to dance beneath the stars.

Burg Feistritz: Romance and History United

Burg Feistritz, nestled amid idyllic park grounds, promises a wedding straight out of a picture book. With various spaces for the wedding ceremony and festivities available to you, the castle promises a historically elegant ambiance. Accommodations in the castle itself as well as the adjoining Cavalier Houses add the finishing touches, making your wedding a truly unique experience.


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