Whatever you’re dreaming, let the magic of Gaie Lea make your special day one of a kind. Located in historic Staunton, Virginia, Gaie Lea is a short drive from Charlottesville and is central to Richmond, Roanoke, and Washington. Gorgeous in any season, this distinct venue feels refreshingly like its worlds away. Pledge your love in a magically romantic and whimsical setting. After the ceremony treat guests to a private poolside soiree, complete with appetizers and cocktails. Breathe in the traditional southern charm and endless possibilities – rustic campfires in the stone fire pit overlooking the pond and deliciously fresh farm-to-table fare enjoyed al fresco in the pavilion. Take in the moment and revel in this picture perfect setting, locally-sourced wine, craft beers, garden flowers, and fresh-picked ingredients. End the evening with a spectacular dance party. Engage all your senses and create delicious memories here. Make your wedding celebration a weekend to remember. Invite 13 of your closest loved ones to stay the weekend with you on the beautiful estate.
Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests
Set up time can start at 7:00AM. Events must end by midnight.
The rental fee ranges from $5,350 to $8,500 for a ceremony and reception and includes 14 hours of rental time including set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony-only wedding ranges from $5,350 to $8,500. The venue includes a beautiful view of the Shanandoah Valley and access to the entire house, pool and gazebo. There is a 3-night weekend rental required between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The off-peak season rental is for one day only. There is a required refundable damage deposit of $2,500 during on-peak season and $1,500 during off-peak.
The average wedding cost at The Estate at Gaie Lea is estimated at between $7,608 and $17,106 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
|Bride's dressing area|
|Groom's dressing area|
|Coat check room|
|Overnight accommodations available|
|Full kitchen facilities|
|Large parking lot|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|General liability insurance required|
|No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.|
|Approved outside caterer allowed|
|Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors|
|Music must end by 11:00PM|