Weddings-South Lake Tahoe

There are plenty of places to celebrate your love on the lake, whether you’d prefer a traditional chapel or you’d rather be married on the crystal clear waters of beautiful Lake Tahoe itself. Imagine exchanging rings as the cornflower blue waters lap at your feet, breathing in the healthy pine-filled air, and cutting the cake as the brilliant sunset colors transform the sky. Whatever your choice of venue, in Lake Tahoe, it’s sure to be the most magical day of your life. Pinnacle Lake Tahoe Getaways can help you with your lodging needs as well!

Chapel of the Bells
This chapel has been voted Best Wedding Chapel 4 times by readers of the Tahoe Daily Tribune, and is Tahoe’s most affordable chapel. Chapel of the Bells offers a few different venues – the chapel itself, which seats up to 35 people and has a charming new outdoor reception area seating up to 50; the gorgeous garden gazebo with standing room for up to 45 people; a California or Nevada Beach wedding for up to 20 at Reagan Beach, Emerald Bay, Zephyr Cove, or Vista Point at Logan Shoals; and they also do private ceremonies. Photography packages are available, as is having your ceremony recorded on DVD, or even shown live via webcam to friends or family members who couldn’t make it. Chapel of the Bells also does vow renewal and commitment ceremonies at any of their venues, and walk ins are welcome. Their ministers are all non-denominational Christians. Winter weddings are also available at any venue excluding Emerald Bay, and Chapel of the Bells is Lake Tahoe’s only late night wedding chapel. Contact by phone at (800) 247-4333, by email at, or visit their website – Chapel of the Bells. The chapel is located at 2700 Lake Tahoe Blvd.

Tahoe Mountain Wedding Chapel
Tahoe Mountain accommodates small or large groups comfortably, and caters to last minute weddings and walk ins as well, from casual to elegant. Speaking of catering, catering for receptions and wedding planning services are available. This is a quaint, intimate chapel close to the casino strip. If you’re looking for an outdoor reception, they can make it happen for you at any time, anywhere in Tahoe. Make your experience unique with a theme. Some of the wackier themes have included Hippie Wedding, Midnight Wedding, Goth Wedding, Animal Lover Wedding, Surfer Wedding and even a Halloween Wedding. You can have your ceremony webcasted, so any unavailable guests from anywhere on the planet can experience it, too. The Tahoe Mountain Wedding Chapel is all about what you want, and pretty much whatever you want to do can be done. Extras include hot air balloon rides, butterfly or dove release, private two-hour boat charter, snowmobiles, horse carriage rides, sleigh rides, two-hour limousine rides, and dinner dance cruises. They can provide flowers and photography, as well as coordination services, hair and beauty, and lodging. Call (877) 277-4480, visit the chapel at 2634 Lake Tahoe Blvd., send inquiries to or go to their website – Tahoe Mountain Wedding Chapel – to get started.

The Wedding Chapel at Harvey’s
If you’re looking for a chapel, this is an absolutely stunning indoor place to have your ceremony, in the beautiful chapel room inside Harvey’s, with huge 18-foot high windows looking out over treetops to the lake and mountain peaks. The Wedding Chapel offers everything you need to plan your special day, including flowers arranged professionally by Harveys Flower Shoppe, photography and videography, catering, live or deejayed music for the ceremony and reception, and delicious wedding cakes. The facilities include an extravagant Bride’s room, and chapels can seat up to 1,000 guests. Rehearsals are available upon request. Every detail is attended to by experts, whether it’s just the two of you or many more. Honeymoon packages are also a specialty. Consultations are complimentary. Call (800) 553-1022 ext. 3 for reservations, consultations, and more information. Nevada contact is (775) 588-2411. You can fill out the Online Inquiry Form, email them at, or visit the website – Harvey’s Tahoe Weddings.

Chapel of the Pines
True to its nickname, the “Chapel Without Walls” will go with you to any location for your wedding, vow renewal, or commitment ceremony. They cater to every budget and strive to bring you a unique and professionally done wedding. Packages include your choice of location, ceremony, customized to your specifications, and minister, an unlimited number of digital photos by an Image Angels professional photographer, and a digital image catalouge. Some of the most popular locations include Zephyr Cove, Emerald Bay, Logan Shoals Vista Point, Glen Alpine Falls, and Edgewood Tahoe, but this doesn’t even begin to cover all of the possibilities. Wedding and reception music is available, from CDs to a full seventeen piece big band. To contact, call (800) 426-2858 or (775) 588-2821. You can also email using this form, write to P.O. Box 1519, Zephyr Cove, Nevada 89448, or visit the website – Chapel of the Pines.

Lake of the Sky Weddings
Lake of the Sky Weddings lets you choose from such breathtaking locations as Emerald Bay, Reagan Beach, Logan Shoals Vista Point, Timber Cove, Heavenly Valley, Zephyr Cove, or special ‘adventure’ weddings. At Lake of the Sky, they promise they aren’t a wedding ‘factory’ and will work hard to make your day as unique and special as you are. For an elegant, relaxing, and completely stress-free wedding, they will take care of every detail. It all begins as a luxury white limousine picks you and your guests up to drive to the ceremony. Enjoy the complimentary champagne, and while driving back, preview your photos on the color television set. Flowers will be provided – a hand-tied bouquet for the bride, a ribboned long-stem rose for the Maid of Honor, and boutonnieres for the Groom and the Best Man. In addition, Lake of the Sky will take care of finding a minister, cake, or champagne upon request. They also specialize in astoundingly pretty winter weddings. Contact them by calling (800) 544-6193, emailing, filling out this inquiry form, or visiting their website, Lake of the Sky Weddings.

Tahoe Bleu Wave Cruises
Aboard a gorgeous private chartered cruise is an unimaginably romantic way to do your wedding ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, or post wedding breakfast brunch. You can pick as many different options as you want for your event, from the most scenic water spots in Lake Tahoe; Emerald Bay, Rubicon Point, Edgewood Golf Course, Glenbrook Bay, Cave Rock, Incline, Whittell Castle, West Shore, or the placid waters of the middle of the lake. You can have as many as 49 guests, and be sure they’ll be comfortable on this 70 foot long 1966 Million Dollar Classic Yacht with a full bar, 2 staterooms, galley, party bow, sun deck, surround sound stereo system, restrooms, and climate controlled indoor heating. Bleu Wave can accommodate all of your wedding needs and offers full catering, wedding planning, photography, videography, flower arrangements, cake options, or any other imaginable need. For further information, call (866) 413-0985 or (775) 588-9283, email, or go to the website – Tahoe Bleu Wave.

Lakefront Wedding Chapel
Being the only wedding chapel in Tahoe that sits on the water’s edge, Lakefront has several different chapels to choose from and promises gorgeous lake views no matter which one you choose. They also have a garden terrace chapel. Wedding packages are offered at excellent prices and ensure that everything’s taken care of. Packages include ministers, wedding coordinators, cake, ceremony music, and professional photography and videography so you won’t have to stress about anything. Lakefront Wedding Chapel has a few different reception rooms that can accomodate up to 120 guests. Upon request, the friendly staff can attend to catering, provide a bartender or DJ, help with booking a limo, carriage, dinner reservations, formal wear, or hair and makeup. To contact Lakefront, call (800) WED-TAHOE, or (530)544-6119. You can also fill out this inquiry form, or visit their website – Lakefront Wedding Chapel.

4 Seasons Wedding Chapel
4 Seasons located inside the Rodeway Inn can do just about any kind of wedding, whether it’s traditional or non-traditional, casual or elegant. There’s a package to fit every budget. You can pick an indoor chapel wedding, a beach wedding outdoors, or even a ceremony on the top of Heavenly (Bride and Groom ride the gondola for free). Packages offer music, marriage certificates, champagne, digital pictures, and hand-tied rose bouquets and boutonniere’s. They also offer ministers, and packages including sight seeing cruises aboard the M.S. Dixie Paddlewheeler, 2 lift tickets to any ski resort, and a fabulous honeymoon suite with a fireplace and jacuzzi. Marriage licenses can be issued on the premises. For information or questions, call (866) 958-6723 or visit the website – 4 Seasons Wedding Chapel.

Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course Weddings
A favored location for elegant Lake Tahoe weddings, Edgewood Golf Course has ceremonies and receptions amid breathtaking lakeside scenery. Edgewood Tahoe’s tranquil deck facing out onto the lake is a stunning place to exchange vows. As for the reception, there are two venue options with views of the lake and grounds – the North Room, which accomodates up to 250 people, and the South Room, with an occupancy of up to 100. Customizable catering and full bar facilities are also offered through Edgewood Restaurant, an excellent fine dining option. They can do rehearsals as well. The staff is guaranteed to be efficient and extremely professional so you can relax and enjoy your special day. For further information, you can fill out an inquiry form or go to their website – Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.

Forest Suites Wedding Chapel
Forest Suites features an absolutely beautiful chapel steeped in romance and combined with all the charm of Tahoe – a dramatic dome ceiling, river rock fireplace, and astonishing mountain views. Accommodations are available for just the two of you or up to fifty members of your friends and family. Forest Suites can help you plan every detail, or just assist with the last minute requests if you need it. No matter what, they’re sure to make your wedding memorable and stress-free, offering a variety of packages including ministers, hand-tied bridal bouquets and groom’s boutonnieres, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres and dinner options, cake, champagne, lodging accommodations and honeymoon packages upon request. To contact, call (800) 822-5950 or (530) 541-6655, or go to the website – Forest Suites Resort Weddings.

The Party Boat
Lake Tahoe’s most famous party boat is a comfortable 52 foot Harbor Master with room for up to 49 guests. It’s a great wedding venue – picture the ceremony against the backdrop of the changing scenery of Lake Tahoe’s pristine waters, on board a boat with spacious indoor and outdoor decks, a fly bridge, 2 bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen. The Party Boat’s motto is that “your honeymoon begins even before your vows”, and they show you how true that is by carefully attending to every detail. Available services include professional wedding photography, full catering, creative floral arrangements, event planning and coordinating, DJs, string musicians, guitarist, limousine arrangements, and custom wedding cakes. The captain can act as your minister with the special Captain’s Ceremony, or you can choose a private personalized ministry. For more information on The Party Boat, call (888) 542-2111 or (530) 542-2111 or email You can also visit The Party Boat website.

Honesco Weddings
While you promise to have and to hold, Honesco Weddings promises to make your wedding day as memorable as it can be, and that all you need are the rings and the dress, and they’ll take care of the rest. They can arrange details big and small – the location, photographer, cake, flowers, formal wear, catering, reception sites, and minister. Even the most affordable wedding packages will look like a million bucks, and Honesco can also cater to larger weddings, providing wedding coordination, videography, horse and carriage, a honeymoon suite or honeymoon cabin, and limousine. They have developed lasting friendships with local businesses, and therefore can provide you with fantastic service and value. Call (888) 246-6372, email, or visit their website – Honesco Weddings – for a consultation or information.

A Chapel at Lake Tahoe
Located in one of the most pristine places on Lake Tahoe’s North Shore, just outside Tahoe City, A Chapel at Lake Tahoe reflects all the ambiance and charm of the surrounding mountain scenery. It’s a beautiful and intimate setting, with a capacity of up to twenty five. The chapel can provide a minister and offer off-site full-service wedding coordination for any location of your choice. They can arrange summer weddings at a myriad of locations, whether it’s lakeside or on a mountaintop. In the winter, you can even be married on a sleigh, a private snow cat, or on skis. Your wedding can be customized to your specifications, and floral arrangements, photography and videography, music, limousine service, and other wedding related services can be arranged upon request. To contact, call (530) 581-2758 or (800) 581-2758, or go to the website – A Chapel at Lake Tahoe.

Woodwind Cruises
Sail away on a beautiful yacht for your picturesque Lake Tahoe wedding. Woodwind Cruises has a fleet of gorgeous vessels, be it a sail or motor yacht, formal or informal, accommodating up to 60 people. The cabins offer restroom facilities, glass bottom viewing windows, plush upholstery and hand crafted woodwork, and that’s just below deck. All vessels also include a full service bar and state of the art sound system, and Sunset Wedding Cruises include unlimited domestic beer, white wine, champagne, and soft drinks. No matter your needs and budget, the perfect wedding can be arranged and Woodwind can provide flowers, photos, video, catering, and wedding coordination. You can have your ceremony out on the lake or in scenic Emerald Bay performed by their licensed Captain or minister. You can contact Woodwind by calling (888) 867-6394, emailing, inquiring via the Charter Information Request Form, or visiting the website – Sail Woodwind Cruises.

Tahoe Biltmore
Have your wedding at one of Lake Tahoe’s historic properties – the beautiful Tahoe Biltmore, with over 6,400 feet of flexible meeting space for any kind of reception. The Biltmore can accommodate groups of up to 450 people comfortably, and contains an indoor chapel and grand ballroom for weddings big or small. You can choose from two affordable wedding packages or create your own custom wedding, anything from black tie to cutoffs and flip flops. The staff can take care of all your wedding details and plan the reception, and the professional catering staff will make it an event to remember. To make reservations or for custom packages, call (775) 833-6724 and visit the website for more information – Tahoe Biltmore Weddings.

Cloud 9 Weddings
Cloud 9 Weddings, located inside the Value Inn, is one of Lake Tahoe’s largest full-service wedding facilities, and will ensure you both great quality and reasonable rates. Cloud 9 features two different chapels and a pretty outdoor gazebo  for your ceremony. The Elegant Chapel has room for an intimate ceremony of up to 15, and the Large Chapel accomodates up to 55 for a medium to large wedding group. The Gazebo Wedding takes place in a charming southern style gazebo in the Garden Courtyard at the Value Inn, and can fit up to 25 people. All ceremonies include provided music, and candlelight ceremonies, ministers, and videography can be added by request. There are a variety of packages which can include photography, bridal bouquets, groom’s boutonniere, reception room, champagne or cider, and even lodging in the honeymoon suite with a heart-shaped jacuzzi. For wedding reservations, call (800) 545-0611, email, book online by clicking here, visit the website – Value Inn Suites & Cloud 9 Wedding Chapel, or stop by the Value Inn itself at 2659 Lake Tahoe Blvd.