Simply by enhancing the beauty and elegance of nature, an outdoor haven was created to offer the ideal wedding venue.
The secluded property consists of several structures including the 1857 home of Ernst and Antoinette Gruene, a charming open air wedding chapel with antique European stained glass windows, and a iron bell tower, as well as an open air pavilion and other historical housing.
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Simply by enhancing the beauty and elegance of nature, an outdoor haven has been created to offer the ideal wedding venue for memories that will last.
Gruene Estate, the original Gruene homestead, spreads over 15 acres in New Braunfels, Texas. The secluded property consists of several structures including the 1857 home of Ernst and Antoinette Gruene, a charming open air wedding chapel with antique European stained glass windows, and a iron bell tower, as well as an open air pavilion and other historical housing.
Accomodating up to 12 overnight guests and 200 event guests, Gruene Estate is an ideally situated location for those looking for an elegant Texas country wedding near Austin and San Antonio. Fees
(Prices listed here are estimates only & are subject to change)
Price Range Does this include catering fees?
We require an insured and licensed bar tender that starts at $160 for hours of service
We also require security which on average runs about $25 an hour. Insurance
Additional Insurance Is Not Required To Host An Event Here
Capacity Seated 200 Buffet N/A Standing 250 Celebrations Hosted Here Since 2012 Venue Spaces Indoor & Outdoor Venue Spaces Available Catering Client Can Select The Caterer Of Their Choice Alcohol BYO Permitted – You Can Bring Your Own Alcohol Licensed Server Is Required Smoking Designated Smoking Areas Only Accommodations We offer overnight accommodations in the historic Gruene family homestead. We can sleep 12 overnight guest on site. The home, which was built in 1856, features two seperate buildings. The main house is a three bedroom two bath home that features a king bed, queen bed, and twin trundle beds plus two full baths. The detached carriage house is a studio style unit that can accommodate four individuals. There is a king bed, twin trundle, full bath and furnished efficiency kitchen. Amenities A/V Equipment Bridal Suite/Changing Rooms Onsite Street Parking Wifi Ample Parking Onsite Dining Chairs Dining Tables Onsite Restrooms Venue Features The Scene: Our property is set on 15 acres of hay fields and is an historic working farm inside the loop of New Braunfels. We have two Longhorns and two paint horses that live on the property and are eager to be fed. Deer and other wildlife abound. This historic property features the original home of Ernst and Antoinette Gruene, the founders of the town of Gruene, a National Historic Site. We are located approximately a mile from the Gruene River crossing. Standout Venue Features: Our state of the art lighting and sound systems will allow you to create your perfect romantic and unforgettable ambiance. Allow the comfortable and impressive Gruene Estate to host you and yours!
Plenty of French baskets and containers for flowers and candles are available for your wedding or event. Handmade tables and chairs made from reclaimed Iowa barn wood adorn the facilities.
The property décor not only focuses on nature, but also unique antiques. Charming French chandeliers, rustic doors, and oversized basket lighting adorn the pavilion. Extra Perks: We have a lot of vintage and shabby chic decorations that are available for you to use at no extra charge. There are over 200 different types of decorations that are available to our brides that we do not charge them to use: centerpiece, vintage candle holders, storm lanterns, burlap table runners, and many more.
Our property also features:
In-house Day of Coordinator
Open Air Wedding Chapel
Open Air Pavilion
Large Spacious Lawns
Gorgeous Country Back Drops
Horse Shoes and Games
Large Fire Pit
Rustic Tables, Chairs
Plenty of Parking Celebration Locations The Chapel on The Rock: Open air wedding chapel with stainglassed windows from England, and a hand made brass bell - View: Open pasutures and hay fields - Max Capacity: 250 THIS VENUE DOES NOT HAVE ANY REPORTS AT THIS TIME. Check back again soon!