When people think of quintessential Colorado venues, they often don’t think of hotel or banquet wedding venues. But Colorado has some amazing hotel wedding venues– and they all come with the perk of being able to stay on location.
Below are some of my favorite Colorado hotel wedding venues that I, a Colorado wedding photographer, have personally photographed at. You’ll see info on pricing, logistics and the option to see more photos from that specific wedding venue.
And if you have any questions or would like me to photograph your upcoming Colorado wedding– send me a message here or via the contact form at the bottom of this page. Enjoy!
Colorado Hotel Wedding Venues Near Denver
JW Marriott Cherry Creek
The JW is one of my favorite Denver wedding venues– the typical ugly hotel ballroom and reception does not apply to this venue. I love how the JW can take on any variety of decor and aesthetic.
Distance from Denver: In Cherry Creek neighborhood, just south of downtown
The Oxford Hotel is the oldest hotel in all of Denver, built in 1891! This makes it a stunning venue with tons of character. If you’re looking for a hotel venue in the heart of downtown, the Oxford Hotel might be the venue for you.
Distance from Denver: downtown, right next to Union Station
Pricing: starting at $5000 for ceremony and reception, $70/pp for catering
Colorado Mountain Wedding Venues Outside of Denver
Garden of the Gods Resort
Garden of the Gods is truly one of the most unique wedding venues in Colorado– where else can you get married with a backdrop of these stunning red rock formations right behind you. It’s a breathtaking venue that will wow all your guests.
Distance from Denver: 1 hour
Pricing: $140-$250 per person + space rental fee, expect a starting range of around $10,000 and upwards of $50,000.
Capacity: 250-325 people depending on ceremony site
Della Terra is one of my favorite Colorado hotel wedding venues. It is located just minutes from Rocky Mountain National Park, which means you can get epic mountains in your wedding photos. It is a unique take on a “hotel” wedding venue, perhaps more of a lodge would be appropriate. But you and your can indeed stay in rooms onsite, so it’s on the list!
Distance from Denver: 1.5 hours
Pricing: Starting at $4500, range: $4500 to $15000 depending on guest count and wedding date
Surf Hotel is one of my favorite Colorado hotel wedding venues. It is swanky and cool and super unique. This venue is located in Buena Vista, about 2.5 hours from Denver. Buena Vista is a really cool mountain town with lots of things to do and see.
Distance from Denver: 2.5 hours
Pricing: $10,000 rental fee; $20,000 food and beverage minimum
Hi there! I hope you enjoyed this post about some of my favorite Colorado hotel wedding venues! My name’s Leah and I’m a Colorado wedding photographer based out of Denver but traveling all across this awesome state. I specialize in fun and unique weddings with down to earth couples. If you’re looking for fun wedding photos with a luxury experience, send me a message– I’d love to chat with you!