Tucked away on the outskirts of Atlanta is a beautiful venue with lovingly maintained gardens and grounds amidst tall pines and a renowned 18-hole golf course. The Country Club of the South is a beautiful venue for a timelessly elegant wedding full of romance, charm, and the perfect indoor and outdoor space blend. For over 30 years, they have given their members and guests high-quality wedding experiences brimming with Southern hospitality, earning them WeddingWire’s “Couples Choice Award” six times! Read on to find out what makes The Country Club of the South wedding venue a great contender for your celebration! 

bride and groom kissing with veil in the wind posing in golf course trail at Courtry Club of the South wedding venue

About The Country Club of the South Wedding Venue

Country Club of the South is renowned for its beautiful 18-hole championship golf course, high-end amenities like tennis, fitness, and swimming facilities, and worthwhile membership. Surrounded by lush pines, rolling hills, and sparkling streams, it’s a gorgeous resort-like venue providing natural beauty and unparalleled service, making it a premier place in Atlanta for a romantic and elegant country club wedding. 

An additional perk of the venue is their private on-site villa conveniently located near the clubhouse with four bedrooms and four baths. It’s the perfect spot for up to 10 people to stay in preparation for the wedding. Furthermore, it is a beautiful retreat for bridal parties and other special guests. 

bridal party lined up at Country Club of the South wedding venue

Details of the Grounds

Your wedding day at Country Club of the South can be whatever you imagine it to be, and their events team will help you curate an event that exceeds your wildest dreams and expectations. 

On your wedding day, you’ll be surrounded by your closest friends and family while getting ready in a complimentary bridal suite. This suite is a photographer’s dream as it has plenty of bright light that pours in through big-picture windows! It’s also the perfect place to have your hair and makeup done and take plenty of beautifully feminine getting-ready photos. 

Ceremony & Reception

Whether you envision an indoor or outdoor ceremony, Country Club of the South has a variety of spaces that are perfect for a romantic vow exchange. Outdoors, they will set up an archway amidst beautiful tall trees and fresh grassy clearings. Depending on the time of year, you may catch the fuschia azaleas in bloom and a variety of other gorgeous flowers and landscaping. If you prefer an indoor ceremony, one of their three private event rooms with tall ceilings and lots of bright light is perfect for creating an intimate and romantic setting for you and your partner to begin your lives as a married couple. 

bride and groom kiss during wedding ceremony at country club of the south
Photo by Katrina Poggio Photography

When it comes to the reception, the grand ballroom has high vaulted ceilings adorned with beautiful exposed wood beams and floor-to-ceiling windows that let in beautiful light. They also have elegant drapery that adds a beautiful ethereal contrast to the rustic woodwork on the ceiling. There are ornate chandeliers twinkling overhead and plenty of space for a dance floor with room for everyone to show off their best dance moves. The ballroom has space for up to 250 guests for a buffet dinner with a dance floor (280 for a plated dinner), though you can use their other indoor spaces to accommodate up to 500. 

bride and groom cheers with champagne glasses next to wedding cake
Photo by Katrina Poggio Photography

Photography Opportunities

Whether we’re taking photos indoors or outdoors, there are plenty of ways we’ll utilize the grounds and spaces at Country Club of the South for spectacular wedding photos. Their grounds are full of beautiful opportunities to incorporate nature, with tall, stately trees, beautiful landscaping, and meticulously cared-for flora. 

The rustic stone exterior of the country club is also a beautiful photo backdrop, as are the unique architectural features scattered throughout the property. Your photos will exude romance and elegance while representing your unique personalities and love story.

Wedding Details

A Country Club of the South wedding includes several amenities and benefits, including:

  • exclusive use of the event locations (indoor and outdoor),
  • dedicated assistance throughout your planning process, and
  • exclusive access to their preferred vendor list to make looking for the perfect vendors even easier. 
bride and groom at country club of the south wedding venue georgia
Photo by Katrina Poggio Photography

Their in-house chef will help you prepare a gourmet menu for your guests worthy of celebrating your first evening as a married couple. Additionally, your wedding will include all chairs, linens, china, glassware, and flatware you’ll need for service. Upgrades for specialty linens, draping, gold Chiavari chairs, and lighting are also available.

Whatever your dream wedding entails, they will work hard to custom-fit the venue to suit your style and vision so you can simply focus on enjoying every moment of your wedding day, living in each moment as you celebrate.

sparkler exit bride and groom at country club of the south

Country Club of the South Wedding

A Country Club of the South wedding is all about blending elegance and romance with functionality. If you’re looking for a beautiful venue that feels like a retreat away from the hustle of Atlanta, then be sure to check them out! 

Finding the perfect venue always brings lots of joy and excitement! Both luckily and unfortunately, Atlanta has so many breathtaking venues! But it makes it hard to choose one that is perfect for you! So if you are still on the hunt for the dream Atlanta wedding venue, browse the blog links below! Then let’s chat about your dream wedding photos! 

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