Weddings and solemnization ceremonies of today are no longer confined to the walls of hotel ballrooms. Increasingly, couples are seeking alternative venues that harbor an intimate atmosphere for a warm gathering with their loved ones. When it comes to seeking the perfect wedding venue, a classy and romantic ambience is much sought after. Hence it comes as no surprise that colonial buildings are very popular venues for celebrations. In this issue, we present one of our top picks, Lewin Terrace – a heritage building with elegant interiors surrounded by the lush greenery of Fort Canning Park.
The charm of Lewin Terrace lies not only in its tranquil and historical surroundings but its convenient location from City Hall. Housed in a gorgeous black and white bungalow, this restaurant serves up delicious Japanese-French fusion dishes for your celebration. Overlooking lush foliage and blossoms, this space is ideal for a simple and elegant wedding ceremony. Drawing couples for dinner dates and anniversaries to proposals and weddings, Lewin Terrace makes a great destination for memorable occasions alike. The 3-year old restaurant has hosted over 150 weddings to date! Read on to discover what’s in store for your wedding day.
1. A bespoke wedding venue with historical ambience
What was once the former residence of colonial Singapore’s Central Fire Station’s British Chief is today a refined and elegant dining destination for contemporary weddings. The 110-year old stately black and white bungalow makes an exquisite venue for bespoke small-scale celebrations. Lewin Terrace can host a total of 100 guests – 50 indoor and 50 alfresco.
2. Exchange your vows at the alfresco terrace
The alfresco terrace at Lewin Terrace marks an ideal spot for an intimate solemnization of up to 40 guests. Overlooking idyllic greenery, the area is accompanied by a serene atmosphere for your ceremony, offering you and your guests a respite from the city buzz. The wood verandas too exhibit a close-to-nature feeling.
Alternatively, if you prefer, you can exchange your vows indoors. With natural daylight streaming in through the charming colonial windows, the understated elegance of the restaurant makes it perfect for a simple and elegant ceremony.
3. Indulge in dining pleasures
Critically acclaimed as one of Singapore’s top award-winning restaurants, both you and your guests are in for a real treat. With a honed specialty in Japanese-French fusion cuisine, Lewin Terrace strives to provide all guests with a fine-dining gastronomic experience to remember.
During our tasting at Lewin Terrace, we were impressed with the piquancy of the food, matched perfectly with its beautiful plating and garnishing that made every dish a delight to the senses. Click here to discover Lewin Terrace’s vibrant menu.
4. Hosted by Japanese hospitality
Lewin Terrace is managed by Tsukada Global Holdings, a leading Japanese wedding service provider that pioneered ‘guesthouse weddings’ – which aims to offer couples an exclusive and intimate venue to express their love and have their loved ones witness their union, such as their home. Along with this, they provide personalized service paired with the famed Japanese hospitality to ensure that all couples receive wholehearted and undivided attention when planning the biggest celebration of their lives.
“The heart of Lewin Terrace is Omotenashi – a legendary Japanese service with a deep-rooted ehos of providing professional, exceptional and highly personalised service.”
In addition, Lewin Terrace also provides couples with a dedicated bridal room for outfit changes, touching up or simply to serve as a quiet area for brides to take a break in between the festivities.
For your wedding, rest assured that you will be supported by their team of dedicated planners. From vendor management to day of coordination, you will be pleased to know that their experienced planners will help to ensure your actual day runs smoothly without you having to worry, leaving you free to enjoy the most important milestone of your lives.
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