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Introducing Malbay Estate: Your Dream Wedding Venue in Northern Minnesota Welcome to Malbay Estate, where dreams become reality amidst the breathtaking beauty of Northern Minnesota. 

Nestled on an expansive 80-acre property, our venue is a true gem, offering a perfect blend of rustic charm and natural elegance.

The Rustic Barn:

Our venue features a rustic barn that exudes character and charm. With high-vaulted ceilings, abundant natural light, and elegant chandeliers, it’s the perfect setting for your special day. The barn can comfortably accommodate up to 200 of your nearest and dearest, making it ideal for gatherings of all sizes.

Outdoor Elegance:

Malbay Estate offers multiple outdoor ceremony sites, allowing you to exchange vows in the midst of nature’s beauty. Adjacent to the barn, a stunning 40 x 80 sailcloth white tent awaits, creating a picturesque space for your reception dining. 

Crafted with Care:

Our packages include handcrafted banquet tables made from repurposed Barnwood, originally sourced from the estate’s ash trees. We provide garden chairs for your ceremony and separate banquet chairs for your reception, ensuring every detail is perfect.

Explore Grand Rapids:

Malbay Estate’s proximity to Grand Rapids opens up a world of outdoor adventures and vibrant tourist experiences for you and your guests. 

 Luxurious Accommodations:

Experience the convenience of our newly updated farmhouse, offering five bedrooms that can sleep up to 12 guests. Inside, you’ll find a thoughtfully designed bridal suite with full-length mirrors, makeup stations, and a comfortable lounge area. The custom Groom’s area, fondly known as the bourbon room, provides a unique space for the groomsmen and groom to prepare for the big day

A Helping Hand:

To ease the stress of wedding planning, our packages include a seasoned Wedding Planner who can assist in putting together the pieces of your perfect day. We’ve also curated a list of local vendors to meet every need, ensuring your wedding day is nothing short of spectacular. At Malbay Estate, we believe in turning your wedding dreams into cherished memories. Contact us today to begin your journey towards an unforgettable Northern Minnesota wedding experience.

Nature’s Splendor:

Malbay Estate boasts an enchanting landscape with golden fields, lush pastures, and the iconic hardwoods and evergreen trees that define the Minnesota outdoors. This serene haven is situated on the shores of the picturesque Bass Lake, a local treasure renowned for its boating, beaches, and fishing.

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Some of our fantastic website photography was provided by Stephanie Holsman Photography