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The Barn at Valhalla

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  • Chapel Hill 1040 Duffy's Way 919-360-4922

The Barn at Valhalla – A Lodge and Barn Wedding Venue in Chapel Hill NC

If the idea of a retreat for your wedding weekend sounds appealing to you, check out The Barn at Valhalla. This event space in the woods is a perfect place for an intimate wedding, where the majority or all guests can stay onsite the entire weekend.

This is a hidden gem nestled on 35 acres of pristine pasture and forest lands. There are three buildings onsite. The Barn, The Lodge and The Gazebo. The way that the rental packages are set up, you will get to take over all three areas for the entire wedding weekend.

Breakdown of the Event Spaces at The Barn at Valhalla

The main event space is the barn. This is an intimate venue that would be best described with a rustic vibe, with its log walls and wooden floors. There is a kitchen, and it is adjacent to a parking lot that can be tented if you would like a larger guest count than fits inside. We have seen Kast Events execute this design seamlessly. Back inside the barn, double doors open onto a deck that overlooks a pond, and is surrounded by woods.  Upstairs, there are a few bedrooms where your friends can bunk together.

The lodge is another area that is mainly used for accommodations. It has several bedrooms, and a full kitchen and dining area. Downstairs is a huge game room where more people can stay, or which can be used for the guys to hang out pre-ceremony. The master bedroom suite is a dream for the bride and groom to stay in their first night together as husband and wife. It even comes with a gacouzzi. Both the bedroom suite, and the main living area have floor to ceiling windows that are surrounded by woods. The living area has a large stone fireplace, but no furniture so it can be used as an event space. That could mean a rehearsal dinner at night, or a wedding ceremony against a backdrop of trees through the windows. There is a loft space that overlooks the main floor – which is sometimes used for speeches.

A walkway across the pond leads to the gazebo, which is an octagon shaped structure that literally sits on the water. This can be used for a small wedding event. Or, it can be a place to practice yoga or meditate before your wedding.

When I visited The Barn at Valhalla, I fell in love. I know you will too!

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