Sonnenalp Hotel




The Sonnenalp welcomes you to the heart of Vail Village, a perfect destination for your mountain wedding. With several stunning venue spaces to choose from, your wedding day will be the perfect mix of elegance and grace. Step into Ludwig’s Terrance, a glassed-in room featuring a breathtaking view of Vail Mountain and Gore Creek. You can even open the ceiling and walls so your guests can enjoy the Colorado sunshine or beautiful starry night! The intricate furniture, elegant decor, and exquisite china imported from Bavaria make Ludwig’s a memorable location for your special event. For larger celebrations, the Grand Bavaria Room, with it’s own patio, is a perfect space to dance the night away. Features such as intimate ceilings and traditional décor and the cozy and sophisticated Library will dazzle you and your guests with sites and service beyond compare. Exquisite grounds with views of Vail Mountain, Gore Creek, and Sonnenalp’s own pool create a picturesque backdrop for gorgeous photos and lots of romantic memories.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Golf Course, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 220 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at noon. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $1,500 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The fee for a ceremony is $500. Additional hours can be arranged. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Sonnenalp Hotel is estimated at between $13,902 and $24,562 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
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
Outdoors music must end by 10pm
Biodegradable throwables are permitted