From Eila to Lioness Myol, here’s our pick of the best wives in Skyrim, along with tips on how to gain their trust and connect with them. Only the most interesting partners!
At some point in your Skyrim adventure, you’ll want to find yourself a cozy home and perhaps even a constant companion. By purchasing the Amulet of Mara, you will have the opportunity to bond with any character you want to marry. But provided that you have completed any of his personal quests and have earned their trust. However, finding the right person can be challenging. There are about 65 NPCs available for marriage in the game.
We already had one top 5 best partners from Skyrim, but there we described both women and men. In addition, there are many interesting tips from our readers in the comments. And so we have created a new top of the best wives with whom you can settleas well as a small guide on how to unlock the ability to marry them and where to find them.
Isolde is a special Nord trader who is fairly easy to find at the start of the game in Whiterun City. Due to her occupation, she usually wanders around the market and even asks the Dragonborn to bring a special item in exchange for speech training.
After the protagonist brings her a mammoth tusk, Isolde will become an available character for marriage. She is not an important NPC, as she only superficially participates in other quests, although she plays an important role in obtaining the Sleepy Tree Resin. Isolde is just a city dweller, so she’s not the most helpful companion when it comes to adventure.
Sulga lives in the small mining town of Kamen Shora, deep in the lands of Riften, north of the regional capital. She spends most of her days working at the local Red Mine, where she is most often found. In the evenings, the girl rests in her house.
To marry Sulga, the player needs to deliver her bag of letters to the girl’s family, who lives in the small settlement of Black Brod, located northwest of the Shore Stone. After completing the quest, she will become available for marriage and will also reward the player with a random necklace. Unfortunately, Sulga is a spouse who cannot act as a companion.
Senna is a priestess of Dibella. She is a Breton woman living in the southwestern city of Markarth. She spends most of her time working at the local temple of Dibella. During Sanguine’s Daedric quest “An Unforgettable Night”, the Dragonborn will wake up to find that she is greatly annoyed by the consequences of their drunken behavior.
To win Senna’s heart, the player must complete the Heart of Dibella quest by either sneaking through the inner door of the temple or talking to Degaine, a drunkard living in Markarth. Sadly, Senna won’t be available as a companion either.
There are not so many Redguards ready to marry the protagonist, and Raya is one of them. As a character, she definitely doesn’t disappoint. Once the player becomes Thane in Falkreath, Raya becomes his Huscarl. Like all Huscarls, she has a decent set of skills and abilities, and she is excellent with one-handed and heavy armor.
To become Thane in Falkreath, the Dragonborn must speak with the local Jarl and complete three quests helping the locals. This is extremely easy to do because the city is small. Raya will be a reliable assistant, especially for players who need a partneracting as a “tank”. Moreover, Raya is an important character, which means that she cannot die unless the Dragonborn delivers the final blow.
Jonah is one of the best huscarls in the game due to slightly higher health compared to some of the other Tan helpers. She is a Nord, and will be appointed as the Dragonborn’s loyal servant once he becomes Thane of Riften. After receiving the title, Iona can be found in the Riften House “Medovik”.
Iona can be used as a fantastic companion, performing the role of a “tank”, or as an archer, as she has a high level in both archery and one-handed weapons. However, keep in mind that Jonah is not an important character, and once she dies, she leaves the world forever.
If you are looking for a female orc and prefer power over beauty, Gorza can be your soul mate. Travel to the town of Markath in southwest Skyrim and you will find an orc woman working as a blacksmith. However, in order to gain her trust, you need to help her get the book.
In the quest “Book Wisdom” she will send you in search of the Last Sheath of Akrash. The book is in Fort Sangard, which is filled with Outcasts. When you return, she will pump the hero’s blacksmithing skill for free, and will also allow you to gain access to any orc stronghold.
Tari does not have the best character, but after marriage she becomes much more loving and tender. She works as a tailor for Shining Clothes in Solitude., and to get a chance to marry this Altmeri woman, you need to help her with the quest “Clothes worthy of a Jarl”.
Tari will ask you to wear one of her outfits during your visit to the Blue Palace in order to convince Jarl Elisif to order clothes from her store. It is useful in marriage with her that if you do not have a home, you can use the Shining Clothes as a temporary abode.
Maybe you’ve always dreamed of meeting an Argonian woman? If so, Shavi is a great option. ABOUTShe usually works on a tanning machine at the Windhelm docksa, where you can approach her and take the quest from her. Shavi lost the amulet, which was stolen from her by the bandits. It can be found in a random place by the quest marker.
After the destruction of the bandits and getting back the Zenitar Amulet, Shavi will become available for marriage, and she will also reward the hero with a small increase in light armor and picking locks if the hero wishes.
Borgak Steel Heart
In the northwestern part of Skyrim, in the mountains near Solitude, you will encounter one of the many orcish strongholds of Skyrim. Travel to Mor Kazgur led by Chief Larak and you will meet Borgak there. She will immediately express her envy to you and say that she, too, would like to travel freely.
You can ask her to become your companion, but for this you need to have a high level of Speech skill or a good supply of gold to pay for the services of the orc. Once she decides to go with you, she becomes available for marriage.
Camilla, an Imperial merchant, is the most popular woman in Riverwood. Fendal and Sven fight constantly over who is truly worthy to be with her, and even after you marry her, Fendal will visit her regularly. That being said, if your heart is still beating faster because of Camille, head to Riverwood and help her brother Lucan retrieve the golden claw from Windy Peak Barrow.
Once you return safely from a mission, it will become available for marriage. It’s best to have a wedding if you don’t have a home to live in, you can live with her in a shop in Riverwood.
Camilla was a member of our top 5 Worst Relationship Partners in Skyrim, but readers expressed the opposite opinion. Sven or Fendal, if they are too annoying, you can simply kill, especially if you are playing an evil character. And Camilla is a beautiful lady who really deserves attention. Therefore, we added it to this TOP!
Muiri is a victim of the terrible betrayal of her former friend and lover Alain Dufon, whom she wants to see dead. After joining the Dark Brotherhood, Astrid will give the Dragonborn the Goodbye Love quest, which will send him to Markarth. There Muiri is currently working as an alchemist’s apprentice.
She will ask you to kill Alain. But if you also kill her ex-girlfriend Nilsin, she will offer you her ring as a reward. Moreover, it will become available for the tank if both Alain and Nilsin are killed.
Not many companions are necessarily evil and ruthless, and this is what makes Jenassa unique. From the moment you speak to her, it becomes obvious that she is incredibly cruel and obsessed with murder. She is one of the few companions who don’t care if you’re playing an evil character.for example, you attack guards or kill innocents.
If this is the exact companion you were looking for, head to the Drunken Hunter Tavern in Whiterun. She can be hired as a companion, after which it will turn out to marry her without any quests.
Mjoll is the perfect choice for those looking for a companion with clear priorities. She always does well and dislikes everything related to corruption, namely the Thieves Guild and the Black Heather family. You will find her in Riften, most often she is located in the Bee and Sting tavern.
To marry her, you must first retrieve her missing sword, the Dire, from the ruins of Mzinchaleft. However, in order for her to offer this quest, you must be at least level 14 and gain her trust.agreeing that the Thieves Guild is evil. If you have already played this dialogue incorrectly, you can simply help the people of Riften with various tasks. Mjoll will appreciate it. After her sword is returned, she can marry Dovahkiin.
Lydia is an iconic woman in Skyrim, considered one of the most popular companions. She also does a great job of being a wife! She is relatively easy to find, as the main quest will lead you to her. Once you have fought your first dragon at the Western Watchtower outside of Whiterun and discover your true nature as a Dragonborn, Jarl Balgruf will reward you with the position of Thane in Whiterun.
Moreover, Lydia will become your Huscarl and can be taken as a companion. Now she can also marry the protagonist.
Eila the Huntress
The most popular and best wife in Skyrim according to the community. Eila the Huntress undoubtedly deserves this title. She is a member of the Companions, as well as a Werewolf who follows the teachings of Hircine. She is very proud of her true nature and is an accomplished archer.
Eila is also one of the more tolerant followers when it comes to questionable acts like murder and theft. In order for her to be Dovahkiin’s companion, you need to complete the entire Companions quest chain and destroy the Silver Hand. After that, she can accompany the Dragonborn on his adventures and even marry the hero.