Where to Get Married in Lake Tahoe

by Isabel Prontes

Lake Tahoe is a beautiful, massive freshwater lake located in the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, spanning the states of California and Nevada. The largest Alpine lake in the United States, Lake Tahoe is an extremely popular tourist attraction for those looking to enjoy natural scenery and outdoor recreation. Lake Tahoe also has a romantic ambiance that naturally makes it an attractive place to have a wedding. Here is some information on excellent places to get married in Lake Tahoe.

Types

No matter what kind of wedding you are looking for, you can find it in Lake Tahoe. Some of the types of weddings you can have in Lake Tahoe include beach weddings, alpine weddings, chapel weddings, boat weddings, country club weddings, sky weddings (in airplanes or in sky balloons) and other adventurous weddings.

Geography

Some of the most popular places to get married in Lake Tahoe include the Wedding Chapel at Harvey's (selected as the best wedding chapel in Lake Tahoe), Forest Suites Resort Chapel, Chateau at Incline Village Country Club, Resort at Squaw Creek Country Club, scenic Lakeshore Lodge Beach and Round Hill Pines Resort.

Expert Insight

Lake Tahoe also has an abundance of excellent sites to hold wedding receptions. Some of the best places to hold wedding receptions include The Rockwater Restaurant, Lakeland Village and the Lakefront Wedding Chapel. These locations have exquisite lakefront views and offer a relaxing, serene and high quality reception after your wedding, whether you just got married at Emerald Bay or on a plane in the sky.

Considerations

One important thing to consider while planning a wedding is accommodations. Luckily for those planning a Lake Tahoe wedding, the area has countless excellent, romantic and reliable lodging options. Some places to consider staying during your wedding are the Lakeland Village Beach and Mountain Resort, Forest Suites Resort and Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge and Spa. These accommodations all offer supreme lakefront views with rustic charm and modern conveniences.

Potential

Many companies offer excellent Lake Tahoe wedding packages. Whether you want a yachting wedding package, a beachfront wedding package, mountain wedding package or classic chapel wedding package, you can find it at Lake Tahoe. Purchasing a wedding package can help you save money, and offers fun benefits and perks such as music and photography.