The Clayton House Wedding Venue for An Airy, Modern Space

Planning a wedding can be so exciting! It’s the day you’ve been dreaming of your entire life! But it can also be overwhelming. Between the dress fittings, the floral arrangements, the reception menu, and the playlist, there are a thousand details to keep in mind. That’s why the perfect wedding venue is so helpful. The right place will serve as a gorgeous backdrop for your special day and enable you to achieve your vision. The Clayton House in Scottsdale has been a trusted venue since 2017. If you’re looking for an airy, modern space, The Clayton House wedding venue is a fabulous option.  

About The Clayton House Wedding Venue

The Clayton House is a testament to the power of being able to see the potential. In the past, the building served as a postal warehouse. After it was abandoned, it seemed destined for destruction. Luckily, Tom Frankel came along and saw what could be. Along with his wife, Jane, he worked to transform the building. The couple used their experience operating commercial properties to create a gorgeous venue. 

Today, the charm of the building’s origins remains. The vaulted ceilings and the millwork serve as reminders of its past. But the venue now feels stylish and elegant. The exposed beams and large windows create a stunning backdrop for your dream wedding. 

closeup of bridal bouquets against green bridesmaid dresses Clayton House Wedding

Details of the Grounds

The Rafters of the Clayton House serve as a stunning backdrop for your ceremony. The open space from the old warehouse allows you the creative freedom to decorate the area as you see fit. Whether your style is rustic, modern, or something in between, you’ll find The Rafters will make your dream a reality.

The Great Room is a magnificent setting sure to wow even the pickiest guests. The room serves as a blank canvas that you can dress up however you’d like. Dance for hours on its polished concrete floors, and enjoy the golden hour of sunlight with its grand windows!

The indoor lounge connects to the outdoor porch with an elegant sliding glass door. Transition between events by treating your guests to drinks and hors d’oeuvres in this lovely space warmed by the Arizona sun. Additionally, The Clayton House offers a wedding suite so you can relax as you finish getting ready for the day. 

With space for up to 250 guests, this venue is the perfect solution for couples hosting a larger wedding. Furthermore, with its industrial lighting and wooden beams, the venue is a beautiful mix of modern and stylish. The windows surrounding the Great Room allow the Scottsdale scenery to shine through. At the same time, the trees lining the porch will make your wedding feel slightly secluded.  

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Photography Opportunities 

The venue brings nature into its surroundings with its clever landscaping. The windows throughout the building allow optimal amounts of natural light, so your wedding pictures look their best. The Clayton House also has a customizable light wall for the perfect background touch. 

bride and groom kissing under a veil Clayton House Wedding

Wedding Details

The venue includes dining tables and chairs so you can comfortably seat your guests. Dress up the area how you’d like with the linens of your choice. The Clayton House also has a catering service that utilizes local ingredients and offers vegan and vegetarian options. The bar has a menu of local beers and expertly crafted cocktails. 

The Clayton House has lots of parking, saving your guests a headache on the wedding day. The venue is near the Scottsdale entertainment district, allowing your guests to keep the party going even after the wedding. 

wedding details from a Clayton House Wedding

The Clayton House Wedding

If you’re looking for the perfect customizable venue, the Clayton House is your answer. The Clayton House wedding venue will make your special day all you want it to be, delivering exceptional service and promising stunning scenery. 

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