Wedding Venues For 20 Guests Sydney

Small Wedding Venues For 20 Guests: Sydney | South Coast 

Looking for a small wedding venue for 20 guests in Sydney? Intimate wedding venues for 20 guests in Sydney are available at stand alone locations as well as small rooms inside larger hotels and premises. All of these micro wedding ceremony and reception venues cater perfectly for intimate celebrations with 20 attendees.

Here are the most recommended small wedding venues for 20 guests in Sydney, NSW. 

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10 Small Wedding Venues for 20 Guests in Sydney

Lords Estate is a small wedding chapel for ceremonies and receptions in Sydney
1. Lords Estate

  • Location: 313 Seven Hills Rd, Seven Hills, NSW 2147
  • Capacity: 2 - 80
  • Ceremonies: Intimate setting for micro weddings
  • Receptions: Seats 20 - 30 for long table dining
  • Wedding Packages: Very affordable from 2hrs hire

Newly opened for small weddings in 2022, the Lords Estate Chapel & grounds offers a perfectly intimate setting for micro ceremonies and receptions for 20 guests (plus or minus a few). Recently refurbished, the 140 year old non-denominational chapel is one of Sydney's hidden gems, with lime washed walls and polished wooden flooring creating a fresh blank canvas interior with a flexible layout.

For wedding ceremonies, the chapel comes with removable pews and a built-in elevated altar. The chapel also makes an utterly unique small reception venue and can accommodate long-table seated dining for 20 - 30 guests with a break-away lounge area in the same space.

For your wedding photos, the gardens surrounding the chapel & 2 story Victorian residence at the rear of the property  provide a variety of beautiful backdrops. In the evening, a sophisticated architectural lighting system illuminates the impressive building to complement your wedding styling.

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Australian Botanic Gardens Small Weddings 20 Guests
2. Australian Botanic Gardens - Western Sydney

  • Location: 362 Narellan Rd, Mount Annan, NSW 2567
  • Capacity: 2+
  • Ceremonies: 2+ hr intimate garden hire
  • Receptions: Extended garden hire
  • Wedding Packages: 2hrs venue hire from $835

The Australian Botanical Gardens in Western Sydney covers a vast 416 hectares of lush woodlands, expansive manicured lawns and vibrant flower beds. Nestled amongst this tranquil setting is a unique collection of intimate wedding areas to suit small ceremonies & receptions of up to 20 guests.

Dry-hire wedding packages are available for 2 hours, 4 hours or longer giving you sufficient time for your wedding ceremony, photos in the gardens and an outdoor reception. The gardens have covered outdoor areas to cater for all weather situations.

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St Josephs Guesthouse is an intimate wedding venue in Sydney's outskirts
3. St Joseph's Guesthouse

  • Location: 1029 St Albans Rd, St Albans, NSW 2775
  • Capacity: 10+
  • Accommodation: Sleeps 10
  • Wedding Packages: $5,500 includes 3 days accommodation

St Joseph's Guesthouse is an utterly unique wedding venue for 20 guests, built in the ruins of a 160 year old church. Located on the city fringe in the Hawkesbury area, the guesthouse is a convenient destination wedding option with 5 luxury bedrooms upstairs and a function area on the ground floor.

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The Royal Exchange Small Wedding Venue 20 People
4. The Royal Exchange Sydney

  • Location: 1 Gresham Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • Capacity: 12 - 35
  • Receptions: 2 small reception venues
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

The Royal Exchange Sydney has two micro wedding venues suited to small wedding receptions with 20 guests. The bar can seat up to 35 and is an intimate area available for private hire, or there is a private dining area that comfortably seats 12.

The Royal Exchange is 5 minutes from the Royal Botanic Gardens in the centre of Sydney's CBD and close to all amenities including hotels and public transport.

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Beachside Dojo Private Wedding Room 20 Guests
5. Beachside Dojo

  • Location: 2/55 N Steyne, Manly, NSW 2095
  • Capacity: 20 - 25
  • Ceremonies: Intimate deck
  • Receptions: Private dining
  • Wedding Packages: Micro weddings from $5,000

Beachside Dojo is a Hampton's style wedding venue with Japanese influence, overlooking Manly Beach. There is a small private dining room that comfortably seats 20 on the first floor of the building that offers an intimate, culinary wedding experience, and a deck on the 2nd floor perfectly suited to small wedding ceremonies.

The Private Dining Room is a sun-drenched space with 180 degree views of iconic Manly Beach. The room caters perfectly for 20 seated guests or 25 for a cocktail wedding. You can hire this space with or without having your ceremony onsite. 

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Pilu Freshwater Small Wedding 20 Guests
6. Pilu Sydney

  • Location: Moore Rd, Freshwater, NSW 2096
  • Capacity: 15+
  • Ceremonies: Intimate Courtyard
  • Receptions: Private Dining
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive from $300/pp

Pilu is a small Sardinian restaurant on Sydney's northern beaches that specialises in micro wedding ceremonies and receptions. Overlooking Freshwater Beach, the Terrace Gardens and 2 private reception rooms are idyllic spots for an all-in-one micro wedding for 20 guests. Expect a personalised & intimate foodie wedding experience.

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The Grounds of Alexandria 20 Guest Wedding
7. The Grounds of Alexandria

  • Location: 2 Huntley St, Alexandria, NSW 2015
  • Capacity: 20 - 50
  • Ceremonies: N/A
  • Receptions: Semi-private lunch dining
  • Wedding Packages: Lunch from $118/pp + drinks

The Patio at The Grounds of Alexandria is an intimate semi-private dining space within the crumbling brick walls and creeping vines of The Garden area. The fully covered alfresco space is an ideal space for receptions with 20 guests and is suitable for low-key wedding lunches. The Patio is available mid week and weekends from 1pm - 4pm or from 8am for a wedding breakfast.

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Public Dining Room is a small wedding venue on Sydney's northern beaches
8. Public Dining Room

  • Location: 2A The Esplanade, Mosman, NSW 2088
  • Capacity: 20 - 33
  • Ceremonies: Private deck
  • Receptions: Private dining room
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive from $160 - $220 per head

The Public Dining Room overlooking Balmoral Beach has a private dining room that seats up to 23 guests on one long table. Separated by a privacy curtain from the rest of the restaurant, the area retains the buzzing atmosphere of the public space but is perfectly intimate.

A private beachfront deck adjoins the small dining room and is ideal for pre dinner cocktails & canapés. Both spaces offer stunning views over Balmoral Beach. 

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Small Wedding Venue Sydney The Arthouse Hotel
9. ArtHouse Hotel Sydney

  • Location: 275 Pitt St, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • Capacity: 20 - 44
  • Ceremonies: N/A
  • Receptions: Cocktail bar
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

In the heritage listed ArtHouse Hotel in the heart of the Sydney CBD, The Attic presents a uniquely elegant spot for small weddings with 20 - 44 seated guests. Formerly a gentleman's smoking room and chess club, The Attic has been transformed into a trendy cocktail bar perfect for intimate wedding receptions. 

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Salon Prive is a small wedding venue & foodie place in the Sydney CBD
10. Salon Privé

  • Location: 264 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • Capacity: 28 - 40
  • Ceremonies: Enquire
  • Receptions: Private dining
  • Wedding Packages: All inclusive

Salon Privé is an intimate private dining room at O Bar & Dining on the 47th floor of Australia Square in the Sydney CBD. The revolving restaurant is a unique wedding venue for 20 guests offering 360 degree views over the city's skyline including iconic landmarks like the Sydney Opera House.

An ideal reception venue for foodies, Salon Privé offers a fine dining wedding experience.

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