Ceremony space at Two Streams One Heart wedding venue in Texas. |Photo by California Photographer Sarah Block Photography

3 Texas Venues that have Stolen My Heart

Filed in Event, Weddings — December 21, 2023

I have chosen 3 Texas venues that have stolen my heart. Here they are, in no specific order. 

Texas, with its diverse landscapes and vibrant culture, offers a treasure trove of stunning wedding venues. From Hill Country havens to French-inspired estates, here are three Texas gems to set the stage for unforgettable celebrations. 

1. Two Streams One Heart: Rustic Charm Meets Modern Elegance in Hill Country

Nestled in the heart of sought-after Hill Country in Spicewood, Texas, Two Streams One Heart is a brand-new haven for couples seeking a magical, intimate wedding. It’s self-described as “a nature lovers dream,” and I couldn’t agree more. Imagine majestic oak trees towering over the landscape, wooden structures adorned with hanging greenery, and horses grazing peacefully – a photographer’s dream come true! 

Two Streams One Heart seamlessly blends rustic charm with modern amenities. The recently converted old barn called The Chapel can seat up to 225 guests for a reception. Guests can step back in time and admire a piece of history by admiring the venues old European church steeple, which makes for such a gorgeous backdrop. The enclosed reception space boasts large bay windows, ensuring a comfortable celebration regardless of the weather. A spacious carriage house provides the perfect backdrop for getting-ready moments, while the on-site stable adds a touch of unique character.  Two Streams One Heart is a family-owned venue that exudes love with attention and care to every detail, and it is felt the moment you set foot on site. 

Capture the magic:

  • Grand oak trees: Frame the ceremony with the venue’s towering oaks, creating a timeless and romantic atmosphere.
  • Rustic elegance: Capture the interplay of light and shadow on the wooden structures, highlighting the venue’s unique charm.
  • Horses: Take the opportunity to photograph the majestic horses, adding a touch of Texas flair to your wedding story.

Pro Tip: Explore the nearby vineyards and rolling hills for breathtaking sunset shots.

I am so completely in love and inspired by the enchanting story of this venue.

Two Streams One Heart Austin Wedding Venue Bride and Groom stand together in an embrace at their Austin, Texas Wedding | Photo by Texas Photographer Sarah Block Photography 









2. Omni Barton Creek: Hill Country Luxury Awaits 


Another Hill Country gem, Omni Barton Creek Resort, offers a luxurious and convenient wedding experience. This sprawling property can easily accommodate all your guests, with separate getting-ready locations bathed in natural light.

The expansive lawn, facing a picturesque valley, provides a breathtaking ceremony backdrop. Imagine saying “I do” under the shade of a  majestic oak tree, with the valley unfolding behind you.

But the beauty doesn’t stop there. Omni Barton Creek’s reception space is captivating with its high ceilings and ample room for a grand celebration. The space is perfect for dancing the night away, and the venue’s flexibility allows for stunning event design possibilities.

Capture the grandeur:

  • Valley views: Utilize the panoramic valley backdrop to create breathtaking ceremony and portrait shots.
  • Luxurious details: Capture the elegance of the venue’s architecture and décor, showcasing the resort’s refined atmosphere.
  • Sunset hues: As the sun dips below the horizon, capture the warm glow bathing the valley and the resort in a magical light.

Pro Tip: Take advantage of the resort’s various amenities, like the golf course and spa, for unique and memorable photo opportunities.

3. Hillside Estate: A French Fairytale in North Texas 

For couples seeking a touch of European elegance, Hillside Estate in North Texas is a dream come true. Inspired by French chateaus, the estate exudes a timeless charm, with clean lines, white walls, and cream-colored accents that reflect light beautifully.

Imagine exchanging vows on the estate’s manicured lawn, with the chateau as your backdrop. The abundance of natural light creates a photographer’s paradise, ensuring every detail is captured flawlessly.

Hillside Estate’s indoor spaces are equally stunning, with high ceilings and large windows that create an airy and elegant atmosphere. The venue’s flexibility allows for customization, making it the perfect canvas for your dream wedding design.

Capture the romance:

  • French flair: Capture the estate’s architectural details and lush landscaping, highlighting the French-inspired charm.
  • Light and airy: Utilize the abundant natural light to create soft and romantic portraits.
  • Fairytale elegance: Capture the timeless beauty of the estate, reminiscent of a European fairytale.

Pro Tip: Explore the nearby vineyards and lavender fields for unique and picturesque photo backdrops.

These are just three of the many stunning wedding venues Texas has to offer. With its diverse landscapes and endless possibilities, Texas is a photographer’s paradise, waiting to be captured in all its glory. These are just 3 Texas venues that have stolen my heart and I hope that this has helped you to narrow down your venue search for a Texas wedding venue.

I cannot wait to grab my camera, embrace the Texas spirit, and start telling the stories of love and joy that unfold in these magical settings!



Sarah Block is a photographer based in Texas but always ready to hit the road and capture love stories worldwide. Check out some other destinations visited here in the blog! Where will Sarah be next? Follow along.

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