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Shangrila Paris Wedding


Lisa & Mark

Embarking on the journey of matrimony at a luxurious destination is a dream many couples hold dear. As your Paris wedding photographer, I ensure that no better place exists to weave the tapestry of your love story than in the heart of Paris, amidst the timeless elegance of one of its most prestigious hotels. Lisa and Mark's wedding at Shangri La Paris, captured through my lens, is a tale of romance, sophistication, and opulence, set against the backdrop of one of the world's most iconic cities.

The bride and groom during their Shangrila Paris Wedding

Celebrating your Wedding at one luxurious hotel in Paris - Why not?

The Venue

Shangri-La Paris offers banquet halls that embody classic European elegance. Imagine ivory-white stone columns, soaring ceilings, and expansive arched halls, transporting you into a historical romance novel setting. The wooden doors and elegant glass frames add to the timeless charm.

The Terrace Eiffel View Room

This standout feature offers spacious luxury, exceptional comfort, and breathtaking views of Paris. It boasts large bedrooms, walk-in closets, and a lounge area perfect for capturing both the stunning interior and the iconic Parisian skyline.

Exceptional Catering Service

The catering team at Shangri-La Paris excels in managing sophisticated events like weddings. They ensure every guest feels welcomed and every glass is full, contributing significantly to the success of your celebration. For photographers, their cooperation is invaluable in setting up flawless shots and ensuring everyone looks picture-perfect.

Choosing Shangri-La Paris means not just a venue, but an unforgettable experience, where every detail is meticulously cared for, ensuring your wedding day is nothing short of spectacular.

Shangri la Paris wedding elegant couple at the stairs
wedding couple at Shangri La Paris garden

Why Shangri-La Paris for Your Wedding?

Historical Elegance

Originally commissioned for Prince Roland Bonaparte in the late 1800s, Shangri-La Paris is a venue steeped in history, offering a blend of historical charm and refined elegance reminiscent of Louis XIV.

Luxurious Amenity

Following an extensive four-year renovation, the hotel now offers luxurious amenities and impeccable service, ensuring every detail of your wedding is perfect.

Iconic Views

Boasts unparalleled views of the Eiffel Tower, providing a breathtaking backdrop for your wedding celebrations.


Timeless Grandeur

The hotel's grandeur and timeless appeal make it a sought-after choice for couples desiring a sophisticated black-tie affair.

Exquisite Services

The hotel's grandeur and timeless appeal make it a sought-after choice for couples desiring a sophisticated black-tie affair.

bride at shangri la paris

Real Wedding Highlight: Lisa and Mark's Choice

Lisa and Mark chose Shangri-La Paris for their wedding for these exact reasons. They were captivated by the hotel's historical charm, stunning location, and impeccable services, knowing that it would provide the perfect setting for their dream wedding. With its combination of elegance, romance, and luxury, Shangri-La Paris was the obvious choice for their special day.

Top Places at Shangri La Paris for your Luxury wedding 

When it comes to choosing the perfect spots for your luxury wedding at Shangri-La Paris, Lisa and Mark discovered some truly breathtaking venues that added an extra touch of magic to their special day.

The Grand Ballroom
This opulent space served as the centerpiece of Lisa and Mark's wedding festivities. With its grandeur and timeless elegance, the Grand Ballroom provided the perfect backdrop for their ceremony and reception. For photography, the best times to capture the beauty of this space are during the soft light of morning or the golden hour before sunset, when the room is bathed in a warm, romantic glow.

The Terrace with Eiffel Tower Views
For Lisa and Mark, the Terrace with its stunning views of the Eiffel Tower was a must-have for their wedding. They exchanged vows against the backdrop of the iconic landmark, creating unforgettable memories. For photography, sunset and nighttime offer the most enchanting opportunities to capture the twinkling lights of the cityscape and the illuminated beauty of the Tower.

The Historic Salons
Stepping into the Historic Salons felt like a journey back in time for Lisa and Mark. The vintage aesthetics and rich history of these spaces provided endless photo opportunities, with ornate details and timeless elegance at every turn. Whether posing for portraits or candid shots, the Historic Salons added a touch of old-world charm to their wedding album.

The Gardens
As Lisa and Mark explored the Gardens of Shangri-La Paris, they were struck by its beauty and tranquility. Surrounded by lush greenery and vibrant blooms, they found the perfect setting for a romantic outdoor ceremony. However, they were mindful of seasonal considerations, opting for a spring wedding to take advantage of the garden's full bloom, ensuring their photos were filled with color and life.

These top spots at Shangri-La Paris not only provided picturesque backdrops for Lisa and Mark's wedding but also added layers of meaning and beauty to their love story, making their day truly unforgettable.

wedding couple at Shangri La Paris garden eiffel tower view
wedding couple at Shangri La Paris garden

A Luxurious Wedding Experience at Shangri La Paris Hotel

Lisa and Mark's wedding at Shangri-La Paris Hotel was nothing short of a dream come true. From the moment they stepped into the grand lobby adorned with intricate chandeliers and elegant furnishings, they knew they were in for an unforgettable experience. The opulent surroundings, combined with the impeccable service and attention to detail, set the stage for a celebration of love that surpassed all expectations.

Their ceremony in the Grand Ballroom was a vision of sophistication and romance, with towering ceilings and ornate decor providing a breathtaking backdrop for their vows. As they exchanged rings against the backdrop of panoramic views of the Eiffel Tower from the Terrace, they felt like they were living in a fairy tale.

The wedding continued with a sumptuous banquet in the historic salons, where guests were treated to a feast fit for royalty. The Michelin-starred chefs crafted a menu that showcased the finest French cuisine, while the attentive staff ensured that every need was met with grace and efficiency.

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Shangrila Paris Wedding at luxurious salon


For future couples considering Shangri-La Paris Hotel for their wedding, Lisa and Mark offer the following advice based on their experience:

Start planning early: With a venue as prestigious as Shangri-La Paris Hotel, it's important to book well in advance to secure your preferred date and venue spaces.

Personalize your experience: Work closely with the hotel's wedding planners to tailor every aspect of your wedding to reflect your unique style and preferences. Whether it's customizing the menu or selecting the perfect floral arrangements, don't be afraid to make it your own.

Trust the professionals: Shangri-La Paris Hotel boasts a team of experienced professionals who are dedicated to making your wedding day flawless. Trust their expertise and allow them to guide you through the planning process with confidence.

Take advantage of the surroundings: From the grand ballrooms to the charming gardens, Shangri-La Paris Hotel offers an array of stunning venues for every part of your wedding celebration. Be sure to explore all that the hotel has to offer and consider incorporating outdoor elements for a truly memorable experience.

Cherish every moment: Your wedding day will pass by in the blink of an eye, so be sure to take time to savor each precious moment with your loved ones. From the heartfelt ceremony to the lively reception, treasure every memory created at Shangri-La Paris Hotel for years to come.

Ready to your dream wedding captured throuhg our lens?

Shangrila Paris Wedding bride at the luxurious stairs

Wedding Expenses at Shangri La Hotel Paris

Planning a wedding at Shangri La Hotel Paris entails careful consideration of various expenses to ensure your special day is nothing short of perfect. Here's a breakdown of the average cost for a total wedding at this prestigious venue, along with individual details for each item:

Average Total Wedding Cost: $250,000 - $350,000

Venue Rental:
    Grand Ballroom: $20,000 - $30,000
    Terrace with Eiffel Tower Views: $15,000 - $25,000
    Historic Salons: $10,000 - $15,000
    Gardens: $5,000 - $10,000

Restaurant Food:
   Reception Dinner (per person): $150 - $250
   Cocktail Hour Appetizers (per person): $30 - $50
   Wedding Cake: $1,500 - $3,000

    Full-Day Coverage: $5,000 - $10,000
    Additional Services (e.g., engagement shoot, album): $2,000 - $5,000

   Full-Service Planning Package: $10,000 - $20,000
   Partial Planning Package: $5,000 - $10,000
   Day-Of Coordination: $2,000 - $5,000

Floral Arrangements:
   Ceremony Decor: $3,000 - $7,000
   Reception Centerpieces: $5,000 - $10,000
   Bouquets and Boutonnieres: $1,000 - $3,000

   Live Band/DJ: $3,000 - $7,000
   Ceremony Musicians: $1,000 - $3,000
   Sound and Lighting: $2,000 - $5,000

   Wedding Dress and Attire: $3,000 - $7,000
   Invitations and Stationery: $1,000 - $3,000
   Transportation: $2,000 - $5,000
   Wedding Favors and Gifts: $1,000 - $3,000

Please note that these are average estimates and actual costs may vary depending on factors such as guest count, customization, and specific preferences. It's essential to work closely with the Shangri La Hotel Paris wedding team to create a customized wedding package that aligns with your vision and budget.

The hotel can be fully booked really soon, another luxurious venue for your wedding in Paris can be the Ritz. What to check out how it looks like, read this story about An Exquisite Engagement at the Ritz.

luxurious dining experience with pianist at shangri la paris

Celebrate your post-wedding trip at Shangri La Paris

After the excitement of Lisa and Mark's wedding celebration at Shangri La Paris, the venue offered them a special opportunity to continue their romantic journey in the city of love. The "Romance in Paris" experience curated by Shangri La Paris was the perfect way for the newlyweds to bask in the bliss of their marriage.

We can't wait to share with you their beautiful wedding moments at Shangri La Paris. 

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