The Way Your Wedding Should Be
Le Belvédère’s extraordinary location with its panoramic views, picturesque gardens, cliff-top gazebo, and world-class dining facilities set the stage for a storybook wedding. Whether a mid-summer night, or a cool winter evening, every season presents a scenic backdrop for your wedding celebration and keepsake photos.
With a capacity of up to 160 people, the Belvédère Room boasts over 85 feet of glass magnifying the spectacular view. The Belvédère room is designed to create a relaxing yet enchanting environment for your special day. Our dining room is equipped with a state of the art sound system, wireless microphones, 2 HD video screens, and multi coloured LED lighting effects
What could be more magical than saying “I do” in a custom designed Wedding Arbor perched on the edge of the cliff with the rolling hills in the background, surrounded by your closest friends and family.
If Mother Nature doesn’t cooperate, there is also our indoor ceremony room that offers an uncompromised view and intimate atmosphere.
Le Belvédère is committed to using the freshest ingredients. Our talented culinary team will customize a menu designed especially for your occasion. Special dietary needs are welcome. Check out the Dining section for detailed menus and pricing
What’s Ours, is Yours
Our table linens, napkins, flatware, china, glasses, tables and chairs are all included in your wedding package.
Le Belvédère provides state of the art audio-visual equipment for special presentations. For detailed specifications and DJ requirements click here.
Pre & Post Celebrations
Our on-staff wedding specialist will guide you from the beginning, until your wedding day to ensure every detail is just the way you imagined it. On your wedding day all of our professional staff will be present to ensure your day unfolds as planned. To assist in the planning, our wedding specialist would be more than happy to recommend local professionals who specialize in services such as floral arrangements, musical offerings, and photography all of which help to make your day memorable.
Great for out of town relatives, special guests, or members of the wedding party.
Our three unit guest house sleeps 6 to 8 persons. Each unit has queen size bed and private bath. Two units offer kitchen facilities. One unit has a sofa bed.
The rate for the guesthouse is $799.
An additional night is $500.
Check in: 1 pm
Check out: 10 am
Just a few minutes away is the bustling village of Wakefield and a host of accommodation choices. Overnight guests may also want take advantage of our close proximity to Ottawa.
We offer complementary parking for all your guests and valet service upon request.
Book a Visit With Us
Please connect with us to talk about your Wedding:
What is capacity of Le Belvedere?
Le Belvedere can accommodate weddings up to 160 people for a formal sit down dinner.
What is capacity of Ceremony?
Le Belvedere can accommodate ceremonies up to 160 people. We have options for both indoor and outdoor ceremony site
What is the minimum group size that I can book for?
We have a minimum of 100 people on any Saturday between the months of May-October. Smaller events can be held any other day of the week or in the off season.
What is included in the per person meal cost?
The cost per meal includes the facility rental fee, all tables, chairs, linens, flatware, dishware, staffing and an on site wedding planner.
Are we able to bring in food from a third party supplier?
We do all of the catering on site at Le Belvedere, however we will make exceptions for certain items such as wedding cakes, we must be notified ahead of time.
Do you cater for all dietary requirements?
Yes we do, our only request is that we receive any and all dietary requirements as early as possible.
Can we change the standard menu for the Reception meal?
Yes you can make adjustments to your reception meal, however we would need to do a costing with your amended menu item to confirm whether there would be additional costs for the items that you would like to include
Is there a Bar available?
Yes, we have a fully licensed Bar at Le Belvedere as well as multiple bar packages to choose from. Off site liquor is not permitted
Can I decorate the facility?
You are welcome to bring any decor you desire as long as there is no damage to the building ie tacks in walls or tape that may remove paint. Candles are permitted as long as they are at least partially covered
Do you host more then one wedding at a time?
No, when you rent the facility the entire venue is exclusively yours for the day
After I book my special event what should I expect from your wedding planner?
At any time after you reserve your date, our wedding planner is available to answer your questions regarding all aspects of your event e.g. decorations, set up, food service. Your wedding planner will be your contact throughout the process to finalize all the details of your day from menu to timeline
Can I have a rehearsal prior to my wedding day?
Yes. You will be able to have a rehearsal during the week prior to your event
How can I secure a date for my special event?
Le Belvedere requires a deposit in the amount of $5000 to secure your date. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Where can I have my wedding ceremony?
We have both indoor and outdoor sites available. Our outdoor site is a breathtaking cliffside wedding arbor with your guests overlooking beautiful rolling hills. Our lower level indoor ceremony is a beautiful private site dedicated solely for indoor ceremonies with the same breathtaking views.
Is there a cost for my wedding ceremony?
No, your package includes use of either of our spectacular ceremony sites.
Can I set up a time to visit the facility?
Yes! We would love to show you around. We are very flexible and give tours when it’s convenient for your schedule, including nights and
weekends. Please call or email to set up an appointment
Is car parking available to my wedding guests?
Yes. On-site Parking is complimentary for your guests to use on your wedding day
Are there accommodations close by?
Yes, we do have a 2600sq ft villa available to rent for the day of your wedding. It has 3 separate suits including a 800 sq ft private honeymoon suite. In addition the town of Wakefield has several options for accommodations including the Wakefield Mill. There are also options in Gatineau including the Ramada and Hilton
Do you accommodate buses?
Yes, there is no issue with large buses and limos at Le Belvedere
Does the building have air conditioning?
Yes, Le Belvedere is fully Air-conditioned
What is a passive building?
The term passive refers to the rigorous standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra low energy buildings that require little energy for space heating or cooling
Do you have audiovisual equipment?
Yes, we have equipment to fulfill your audiovisual requirements including 2 HD video screens, lighting effects, wireless microphones and a state of the art sound system
Do you cater to alternative weddings?
We do, we would be happy to accommodate any wedding with a wide range of needs and requirements
Are you pet friendly?
We are happy to help your furry friends become a part of your special day
What time does the bar close?
Last call will take place at 1:00am with the venue closing at 1:30am
Is there transportation in the area?
Yes, there are several options to help your guests arrive to their destination safety. There are multiple cab companies that service the Wakefield area, including
Loyal Taxi – 819 663 5252
Crown Taxi – 819 777 1645
Bob Taxi – 819 561 1512
As well, Responsible Choice will bring your guest home in their own vehicle
Shuttle bus service is another option. A vehicle for up to 40 guests ranges in price from $400-$700 for 2-5 hours of service.
First Student Bus Rental, Imperial Transportation and 417 Bus Lines