Dutch Master wedding inspiration at Auberge Saint Gabriel

Editorial, English, Wedding


Step into a world inspired by the dutch master, where elegance meets edge, where every detail is a brushstroke of luxury. Our latest editorial shoot, set amidst the timeless charm of Auberge Saint Gabriel, channels the spirit of Dutch master still life paintings with a modern twist.

Then, prepare to be captivated by the painterly allure of this glamorous affair. From the breathtaking floral ballgown adorned with Jacquard skirts and a corseted bodice, courtesy of Wtoo, to the silk night gown by Carta Branca, every ensemble exudes sophistication and style.

As the scene unfolds, moody, dark blooms by Mtlflowerco cast a spell of whimsy, setting the stage for a night of enchantment.

Meanwhile, the groom cuts a dashing figure in a vibrant yellow suit by Blandin & Delloye, evoking a timeless allure that complements the bride’s ethereal beauty.

Crafted by industry talent hailing from Montreal, this editorial is a testament to creativity and collaboration. It’s a symphony of style, where dramatic colors and realistic details from nature converge to create an unforgettable experience.

For couples seeking to infuse their special day with a touch of drama and a celebration of natural beauty, this feature serves as the ultimate inspiration. Let us transport you to a world where romance and sophistication intertwine, where every moment is a masterpiece waiting to be painted.

About the Auberge Saint Gabriel

With origins dating back to 1688, this esteemed establishment proudly stands as North America’s inaugural “inn” to secure a liquor license in 1754.

Throughout its illustrious journey, Auberge Saint-Gabriel has undergone transformations, evolving from a quaint inn to a grand private mansion before reverting to its original identity in 1914. Within its ancient walls lies a treasury of Quebecois heritage, meticulously interwoven by acclaimed designer Bruno Braën, honouring both tradition and innovation.

Ceremony settings and styles at the Auberge Saint Gabriel

Choosing the perfect setting for your celebration is effortless at Auberge Saint-Gabriel. Whether you seek an intimate affair or a grand gala, their meticulously curated spaces cater to your every need. You could  hold your ceremony at le Grenier space, located on the top floor, boasts historical charm and versatility, accommodating up to 150 guests. With its spacious layout, it provides the perfect canvas for your ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception, all in one enchanting space.

The different spaces

Dulong space, with its intimate ambiance and ample natural light, sets the stage for a cozy gathering of up to 60 guests. The allure of its chandeliers adds a touch of luxury to your special day.

Truteau space, reimagined by Quebec designer Bruno Braën, offers a majestic backdrop for larger events. Seating up to 110 guests amidst stained glass windows, stone walls, and elegant chandeliers.

Grenier, located on the top floor, boasts historical charm and versatility, accommodating up to 150 guests.

With its spacious layout, it provides the perfect canvas for your ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception, all in one enchanting space.

Photography opportunities

Capture the magic of your love story amidst the picturesque surroundings of Auberge Saint-Gabriel. From the timeless elegance of the main floor to the cozy ambiance of the restaurant, every corner offers a captivating backdrop for your cherished memories. Being situated in the old port, the Auberge Saint Gabriel is perfectly placed for your to take your couple and bridal party photos walking around the old port. It just make is so easy to have a diversity in your photos on your wedding day. 

Catering and cuisine 

Indulge in the culinary mastery of Marc Bolay, a renowned figure in Montreal’s gastronomic scene, as he crafts an unforgettable dining experience for you and your guests. At Auberge Saint-Gabriel, ambiance and refined cuisine stand the test of time, ensuring your wedding day is nothing short of extraordinary.


The Auberge Saint Gabriel is the perfect place to hold your modern wedding in the center on the old port in an eclectic place while insuring your guest to have a fantastic time and a gourmet meal.

Concept and photography: Majolica photo
Venue: Auberge Saint Gabriel
Planner: Deco Creations Events
Florist: Mtlflowerco
HMUA: Studio Beauty trend
Bridal boutique, earrings: Dream it yourself
Day dress: Watters
Night gown: Carta Branca
Green Bridal Shoes: Forever Soles
Suits: Blandin & Delloye
Stationery: Papier Fashionista Invitations
Cake: Katy’s cake Montreal
Rentals: Groupe ABP and Casa D’Eramo

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