The Estes Park Resort

Boulder/Fort Collins




Boasting crisp mountain air, expansive spaces, and panoramic views of the Rockies, The Estes Park Resort is an elegant mountain getaway and an ideal destination for a wedding. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, a lover of tranquil escapes, or just a couple seeking luxurious amenities and comfort on your special day, this natural “Gateway to the Rockies” provides a lakeside ceremony site and can host events ranging from bridal showers to rehearsal dinners, brunches, ceremonies, and receptions. Exchange vows on the shores of Lake Estes with the sunset and snow capped peaks in the background, or say "I do" beneath vaulted ceilings in our Grand Ballroom. The Mezzanine is also available for more intimate gatherings. Whether you’re coming for the majestic Rocky Mountains, or lakefront views or resort has it all. The Estes Park Resort provides a wedding filled with beautiful and natural landscapes.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ocean/Waterfront View, Loft, Ballrooms, Mountain, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 185 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 175 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up for decorations may start 4 hours prior to event. Events must end no later than 2:00 AM.

Rental Fees

The room rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $2,000 for a ceremony site fee and 1 hour use (choice of 1 outdoor gazebo and 1 indoor area). The room rental fee for a reception ranges from $1,500 to $2,000 with the choice between two indoor venues. The reception includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $300/hr. Each venue has a food/beverage minimum for receptions depending on the date. We discount for Sun-Thurs and off season.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Estes Park Resort is estimated at between $18,901 and $29,117 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
No kitchen
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM