Tips of Banff Weddings
Brides and grooms have many choices when it comes to
Options of Banff Weddings
If you want to find a public outdoor location for your
ceremony, the following locations that I can think of are for your reference:
- Hoodoo ViewPoint
- Norquay Grassy Meadow
- Surprised Corner
- Cascade Garden (up to 20 people, Summer only)
- Gazebo at Central Park (holds 80 persons)
- Top of Mt. Sulphur by Banff Gondola
- Top of Lake Louise Gondola (Summer)
- Two Jack Lake
- Shore of Lake Louise
- Top of the rock pile at Moraine Lake - After your ceremony,
you can have meal and stay in Moraine Lake Lodge - one of our favorite lodges.
- Tunnel Mountain Meadow - a top of Tunnel Mountain Reservoir.
It is very populare place for wedding, you need book this place in advance from
Town of Banff. More …
Sunshine Meadows, at Sunshine
Village ski area (summer only)
Indoor & Outdoor Venues
Banff hotels offer wedding packages and make it possible to have your
accommodations, ceremony and reception in the same location.
If you are going to have an elaborate wedding
ceremony, the followings my favorite Banff wedding venues are for your
reference. There are many more not listed here.
- Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - one of
the most popular venues for wedding celebrations, such a huge selection of
function rooms, hallways, staircases, terraces you won`t run out of spots for
your wedding photos!
- Buffalo Mountain Lodge - Rustic, Fairy Tale,
Mountain, indoor or outdoor up to 100, outdoor is at Tunnel Mountain Meadow.
- Rimrock Resort - clings to the
edge of Sulphur Mountain, and the lobby offers some excellent views for photos;
some of the function rooms are also reported to have great mountain views.
- Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel - where
"happily-ever-after" begins. Enveloped by soaring mountain peaks, the
majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the natural beauty of
this popular wedding destination permeates every nook of the historic
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise resort.
- Mt Norquay
ski area - the desk of the resort (and adjoining indoor facilities) is available throughout the year
for a private location up on the ski hill.
- Banff Park Lodge - offers views of the Bow River in
- The Juniper Hotel &
Bistro - offers unique indoor venue options with beautiful views as well as the
patio mentioned above.
- The Fenlands Banff Recreation
Centre - offers indoor and outdoor facilities, onsite catering, and offers
excellent mountain views.
- Silvertip Resort - offers breathtaking scenery. We attended the wedding ceremony of my best friend here. We enjoyed the scenery and food here.
- Emerald Lake Lodge - Cilantros at Emerald lake provides a perfect indoor setting for an
intimate ceremony, exchange vows inside and then head out to the beautiful
Emerald Lake for your pictures!
Note: Emerald Lake
locates in Yoho National Park, 25 miles west of Lake Louise.
My best friend had wedding ceremony in Silvertip Resort. The ceremony was outdoor with fantasy view. We went there twice for wedding rehearsal and wedding ceremony. The food and service were very impressed.
The wedding also complemented by Harp Angel - Harpist Deborah
- Heli-Weddings - WOW! Take the ride
of your lifetime, up in a helicopter to a top of the world destination for your
wedding ceremony – perfect for those who want some adventure incorporated into
- Canoe Wedding - you can rent Canoe at Lake Louise or
Moraine Lake for your wedding ceremony.
- Ski Wedding - Sunshine Skiing Resort, Lake Louise Resort,
Norquay Ski Resort, Nakiska Ski Resort (in Kananaski country just outside of
Banff National Park).
- Horse Riding or Horse Back Wedding.
- Lake Cruise Wedding - At Lake Minnewanka,
your wedding or reception can take place on the mountain-rimmed lake in a
Religious Wedding Churches
There are number of Christian churches in the town of
Banff Park Church
455 Cougar Street, Banff, AB, Canada
Rundle Memorial United Church
104 Banff Avenue, Banff, AB, Canada
Full Gospel Church
407 Cougar St, Banff, AB Canada
Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
459 Cougar St, Banff, AB, Canada
St. Mary's (Roman Catholic)
St Paul 's Presbyterian
Contact: Rev. Clay Kuhn for Wedding
Who will be your marriage commissioner?
Who's the best Banff weddings photographer that meets your
What about hair and makeup, flowers?
The Hair Company
Open 7 days a week
M - F: 9 - 7 | Sat: 9 - 4 | Sun: 10 - 4
306 Marten Street, Banff, Alberta
Canmore Makeup Artist
Alpine Flower Gallery, Banff downtown
Toll Free: 1-888-762-9599
Local Tel: (403) 762-8600
220 Bear Street Mall, Banff, AB Canada
Willowhaven, in Canmore
104 - 602 Bow Valley Trail
Canmore, AB, Canada
How is the dress or taxedo getting there?
For groom’s tuxedo, you can buy or rent from Boulder in
Banff. Visit their website: http://www.bouldermenswear.com/tuxedo-rentals/
Any ultra-special requests?
Looking for perfect music compliment to your
4-1302 Bow Valley Trail
Canmore, AB, Canada
Looking for luxury wedding car or limo rentals?
Highland Executive Chaffeur
Hire a wedding planner?
Do you want a personal wedding planner to arrange everything for you and make your life easier, so you can enjoy your special day? The followings are listed Banff wedding planners for your reference.