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Plan Your Dream Wedding Weekend

Grelen's Ideal Location

Nestled in the picturesque Virginia foothills, The Market at Grelen has the benefit of being rural yet centrally located between Fredericksburg, Richmond, Charlottesville, and Northern Virginia. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the Virginia countryside while still offering your guests a sophisticated experience in charming, world-class towns. With exceptional lodging options available within a 25-mile radius, couples can exchange vows amidst the serene beauty of Grelen while ensuring their guests have access to a fabulous weekend experience. Conveniently positioned just 20 miles from the Charlottesville airport and 80 miles from Dulles or Richmond airport, accessibility is effortless for travelers. Guests will find no shortage of activities in the surrounding area, promising a memorable weekend filled with enchanting moments and captivating adventures.

Things to do in Central Virginia - The Market at Grelen
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Grelen is all about the Experience

Other Grelen Properties

Enhancing the magic of your special event or wedding, our range of properties offers much more than just a venue. Whether you require comfortable lodging options for you and your guests or a charming setting to host your rehearsal dinner or intimate celebration, our collection of properties is at your service. Each property has been thoughtfully curated to provide an enchanting and cohesive experience, ensuring that every moment of your wedding journey is infused with unforgettable memories. From the captivating ambiance of The Market at Grelen to the unique charm of our other venues, we are here to make your wedding weekend truly extraordinary.

Summer Vacation Rental at Boxwood Villa

Boxwood Villa

Sleeps 10

Private Events up to 150

(Guest Counts up to 40 inside)

Boxwood Villa is a captivating historic home that seamlessly blends old-world charm with modern luxury. The 13-acre property, surrounded by picturesque gardens and offering exquisite lodging accommodations, provides a serene and enchanting backdrop for unforgettable private events and refined retreats.

Summer Vacation Rental at Spotswood Lodge

Spotswood Lodge

Sleeps up to 20

Private Events up to 70

(Guest Counts up to  40 inside)

Spotswood Lodge is a captivating rustic retreat nestled within 11 acres of serene beauty in the Virginia countryside. This enchanting property offers a perfect blend of natural charm and carefully manicured spaces, including a picturesque pond and breathtaking gardens. Spotswood Lodge provides an idyllic setting for special events, and peaceful getaways.

The Grelen Depot Event Venue in Downtown Orange

The Depot

Three Separate Venue Spaces 

The Gallery, The Lounge & The Loft

(Guest Counts up to 120)

The Grelen Depot is a meticulously renovated property that showcases historic preservation, art, and beauty.  It houses three small venue spaces (that can be combined) and a luxury two-room suite.  With the objective of enhancing the charm and character of Main Street in Orange, Virginia, The Depot is a contemporary building that exudes warmth with a touch of European flair.

The 118 Suite in Orange, Virginia

The 118

Getting Ready Suite (6-8)

Sleeps 2

The Grelen Depot includes a luxury suite known as The 118, which boasts two rooms and is located on the second floor. This elegant space comprises a living room, a bedroom and a lavish full bathroom. While it was originally designed with wedding night in mind, it can also be rented as a relaxing retreat for anyone wishing to discover the many attractions of Central Virginia. 

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The Market at Grelen

A European-Style Garden Shop & Cafe, Pick-Your-Own Fruit, Six Miles of Walking Trails

Plan Your Dream Wedding 

Local Lodging

The charming town of Orange, located in close proximity to Grelen, offers a small selection of hotels and inns to accommodate your wedding guests. Additionally, Culpeper and Charlottesville are popular choices among Grelen couples, both being equidistant from Somerset (The Market at Grelen). These vibrant towns boast fabulous Main Street areas that provide enjoyable experiences for guests. As transportation is required for out-of-town guests when serving alcohol, any of these options serve as excellent choices, ensuring convenience and comfort for your attendees.  Be sure to ask your planners, too, as they will know the pros and cons of the various options.  

Historic Orange Train Station Depot
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Grelen Favorites: 

Round Hill Inn


The Inn & Tavern at Meander

Historic Downtown Mall Charlottesville
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Grelen Favorites: 

The Draftsman

Hyatt Place

Keswick Hall

The Quirk

Holiday Inn Ruckersville (close)

Holiday Inn Pantops

Quaint Main Street Culpeper Virginia - Things to do in Culpeper Va
Virginia History Destinations

Grelen Favorites: 

Holiday Inn Express

Microtel & Suites

Suites at 249

Culpeper Center Suites

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