Couples who want an elegant destination wedding in Switzerland should be sure to check out Beau Rivage Palace in Lausanne. This stunning venue features a rich history and all of the modern amenities a couple needs to design the wedding of their dreams. With unrivaled hospitality and gorgeous event spaces, Beau Rivage is one of the best wedding venues in all of Europe. 


Chemin de Beau-Rivage 21

1006 Lausanne, Switzerland

Beau Rivage Palace in Lausanne, Switzerland, is a beautiful hotel that features 168 stunning rooms. 26 of which are junior suites and 8 of which are executive suites. All rooms are renovated and equipped with the latest technology and modern amenities, making it a wonderful place to stay. 

This gorgeous venue is the perfect destination to host an elegant hotel wedding. This fairytale venue is a great place to host a magical celebration with superior service. Beau Rivage Palace provides the best of everything, so that every couple’s big day is exactly how they envision it. 

Beau Rivage Palace has been in operation since 1861. So it combines tradition and innovation, as well as cultural heritage and modernity. Thus creating the perfect environment for fairytale events of all styles. This hotel embodies Swiss hotel tradition, with excellent hospitality and modern services and amenities. This hotel is classified as one of the best in all of Europe.


The venue’s grand ballroom, the Sandoz Room, and eleven lounges and meeting rooms are perfectly equipped to host anywhere from 10 to 600 guests. Making it the perfect place to host an unforgettable, luxurious event. The ceremony can be held in the four hectare park, and guests can enjoy drinks with romantic views of Lake Geneva and the Alps in the background. 

The reception typically takes place in one of the venue’s majestic ballrooms, or Le Montreux, the venue’s Belle-Epoque paddle steamer. Drinks and civil ceremonies can take place on this steamer as well. 


Beau Rivage Palace is full of amazing photo opportunities for the wedding day. When the weather is good, the ceremony can be held outside in the park, which features romantic views of Lake Geneva and the Swiss Alps. This outdoor ceremony location provides the perfect backdrop for one-of-a-kind wedding photos. 

The couple can also recite their vows on the water, in the venue’s Belle Epoque paddle steamer, Le Montreux. This 19th century jewel of a boat is the perfect backdrop for couples to celebrate their love story, right on Lake Geneva. 

Located near beautiful fields and vineyards, this makes it a great option if you also want to be nearby natural photography spots for your portrait photos.


Couples will have access to a wedding planner who will assist in every step of the planning process. Whether couples want to celebrate on land or on the water. Wedding planners provide day-of assistance during the wedding event, staying out of the spotlight but remaining close to assist couples with whatever they might need. 

The venue can also host hen night in the Cinq Mondes spa, or the venue’s restaurants and bars, creating an unforgettable night with friends. 

Other services include beauty treatments, spa services, and hairdressing services at the onsite spa or in the couple’s suite, babysitting service and playrooms for children, half day services in the Cinq Mondes spa for the married couple, an overnight stay for the couple, a wedding menu tasting session, and a dedicated wedding planner. 


Beau Rivage Palace in Lausanne, Switzerland, is a stunning hotel wedding venue that is the ideal destination for couples looking for a unique, luxurious venue. With amazing service, a dedicated event planner, and a variety of indoor and outdoor event locations to choose from, this venue offers couples with a variety of options to design the wedding day they’ve always dreamed of, in one of the most beautiful locations in Switzerland. 

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