Northstar California Resort - Zephyr Lodge

Lake Tahoe



For an exceptional wedding venue in Lake Tahoe, the Northstar California Resort is a majestic spot nestled between the north shore of Lake Tahoe and the quaint town of Truckee. With several wedding sites to host your big day, the expert assistance at Northstar is ready to take care of every little detail necessary to make your wedding day special. Situated above the skating rink at the Northstar Village, the outdoor Overlook Pavilion offers the convenience of privacy while at the same time immersing you and your finest guests into the gorgeous scenery of the village. For a higher elevation, the brand new Zephyr Lodge perched at 8,000 feet is accessed by two gondola rides, featuring panoramic views of romantic sunsets. Available year round with indoor and outdoor space, the Zephyr Lodge also accommodates up to 500 guests. No matter the option you choose, Northstar will be sure to make these once in a lifetime moments unforgettable.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,750 to $8,500 for reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The ceremony fee is $650 with reception rental. A food and beverage minimum applied to all events. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for specific pricing. A refundable security deposit of the rental fee is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Northstar California Resort - Zephyr Lodge is estimated at between $14,130 and $24,757 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Public parking

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM
No sparklers