Fabulous Location For A Lake Wedding

Weddings at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

A ceremony located on the Lakeview terrace at Lake Louise

Choosing a space to host your friends and family to celebrate your wedding is surely a weighty task. However, when options exist like the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Hotel wedding venue, deciding about your day should be simple.

Bring your loved ones into the Rocky Mountains to this beautiful lakeside venue. Every view is breathtaking, and every photo will give the impression of a winter wonderland.

This luxury resort resides within the Banff National Park, allowing the best of both worlds. Feel grounded in nature while returning to the dining room for a lux meal. Make it possible for your guests to relax amidst views of the mountains while awaiting your "I Dos."

What Is Special about a Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Wedding

The Chateau Lake Louise Hotel wedding venue offers unique features for weddings of all kinds. Whether your guests want to spend a day hiking and evening by a campfire or a day at the spa and evening in the dining room, each can find something to do in this scenic resort.

The resort offers fitness, spa, dining, and activity options for those who wish to remain on-site. Meanwhile, Banff's Rocky Mountains' unique location calls to all who would like to spend their extra time summiting peaks and viewing the surrounding glaciers.

With many ceremony venue options, you can choose intimate, elegant, or modern backdrops for your day.

Location of Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

A 20 minute drive from Moraine Lake, the Lake Louise community is unique and ideally placed to host a wedding at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Hotel wedding venue. For several days, guests who are here will find that the Lake Louise area offers activities in all seasons.

The winter offers curling, snowshoeing, tobogganing, and much more to outdoors-minded guests. Toast up with the wedding party around the Lakefront Campfire for s'mores.

In the spring, take advantage of the Mountain Adventure Program or the in-resort spa to get your body wedding-ready however it suits you best.

Summer guests love to take advantage of full-day guided hikes around the area, including the Highline Trail, which brings you to the Tea House. The Tea House offers tasty treats and views of six glaciers surrounding Lake Louise.

Enjoy the location for an autumn wedding with the Lakeshore Stroll and scenic views of the changing wilderness from Fairview Lookout.

Getting to Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

The location of the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Hotel wedding venue resort is unrivaled for natural, northern beauty. Set between peaks of the Rocky Mountains in the Banff Wilderness, guests can reach the resort by road or bus from Calgary International Airport.

Indoor Wedding Venues at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel wedding venue is a top mountain venue. A stunning backdrop, even while indoors, the mountains make it memorable.

Victoria Ballroom

Winter indoor ceremony photograph of the Victoria Ballroom at the Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Host your guests in the grand Victoria Ballroom. With views overlooking pine forests and the surrounding mountain peaks, the natural beauty will only be rivaled by the bride.

This 6,000 sq. ft. space holds 400 guests. Say "I Do" before the two-story stone fireplace flanked by nearly floor-to-ceiling windows on both sides of the ballroom. A wedding planner can decorate this ballroom or you can leave it as is, either way, it is the room to book at the Chateau Lake Louise Hotel wedding venue for your reception.

Victoria Ballroom at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Mount Temple Ballroom

The contemporary style Mount Temple Ballroom is ideal for those looking to dance the night away, with the ability to schedule multiple sections for increased guest allowance (up to 550 guests) and soundproofing that permits music until 2 a.m.

The Sunroom

the Sunroom at Chateau Lake Louise during a wedding ceremony

Looking for something more intimate? Gather with your loved ones in the Sunroom. Suitable for up to 75 guests, the Sunroom provides lake views, a cocktail hour on the Victoria Terrace, and space for dinner.

Lefroy Room

Practically eloping?

Book this elegant room banked with windows overlooking the lake for you and 20 guests.

The Sunroom at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Alpine Social

Dancing and drinks at the Alpine Social after the ceremony and reception have concluded is ideal to finish out the night. Be sure to book this space to give your guests a night you'll never forget.

Outdoor Wedding Spaces at Fairmont Chateau Louise Hotel

Your wedding at the Chateau Lake Louise Hotel wedding venue is undeniably in one of the most beautiful local venues. Incorporate the views into your vision for the day.

Lakeview Terrace wedding ceremony photograph at the Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Lakeview Terrace

Overlooking Victoria Glacier, bring your 200 guests outside for a breath-taking ceremony on this terrace. The ceremony space is picturesquely framed by the distant mountain slopes, making each photograph undeniably stunning.

Lakeview Terrace at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Victoria Terrace

a photograph at Chateau Lake Louise of a ceremony on the Victoria Terrace

With views of Lake Louise, the Victoria Terrace offers some more privacy for you and up to 200 guests at your outdoor ceremony.

Victoria Terrace at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

The Wedding Menu at Chateau Lake Louise

Scheduling your wedding at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise means a lux menu. From the cocktail hour to dessert, choose delicious dining options.

a photograph of a reception lighting inside the Victoria Ballroom at Chateau Lake Louise

Ceremony Cocktail and Dinner Options

Most ceremonies opt for a cocktail hour between ceremony and reception. Host bar, cash bar, and dry bar options are available.

Pre-selected entrées or tableside selection entrées are both available. Discuss with your coordinator which would work best for your day. Some entrée options include Alberta beef medallion, pan-roasted halibut, and free-run chicken supreme.

Victoria Ballroom Reception Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Wedding Cake

Your wedding cake can be made at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise to your specifications. With classic chocolate and vanilla flavors or specialties like red velvet, make your reception all-inclusive with this final step.

Wedding Hotel Rooms at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

For a wedding at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel, the Chateau's lodging is impeccable. Book a luxury room and take Afternoon Tea before the rehearsal dinner.

Room Options

Bride Getting Ready at the Belvedere Suite Chateau Lake Louise hotel as she looks over Lake Louise with Victoria Glacier in the distance

The resort hosts 539 rooms for guests to stay within. Guests can choose from lake view or mountain view options.

Single rooms or suites may be booked for family and friends. Book rooms near your venue for ease of access for your guests and the perfect getting ready location for hair and makeup artists to work from.

Belvedere Suite at Chateau Lake Louise Hotel

Dining Outside of the Wedding

Within the resort, several dining options exist. These include the Fairview Bar and Restaurant, the Walliser Stube, and the Chateau Deli. They also offer afternoon tea from noon to 2:30 p.m. and in-room dining.

Your Special Wedding Day at Fairmont Chateau Louise Hotel

For a remarkable day and even more remarkable photos, book your wedding at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise wedding venue. Surround yourself in the luxury of nature. It will be a day you — and your guests — never forget.


Bride and groom holding hands at Azuridge Estate Hotel by Calgary wedding photographer


Connect with Geoff today about your elegant yet modern and fun photography wedding day plans.

Since 2007 Geoff has been photographing professionally from Calgary to Lake Louise and beyond. Geoff understands that your photographs will become your visual inheritance, where you will get to share with your family, and your children, and their children. Your wedding day is one of the most important days ever. Let me capture your incredible love story.

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Helicopter Wedding

Nothing beats the indescribably powerful and emotionally stirring feeling of holding a tangible, printed memory in your hands.

Be that a memory album, a single photo or art work for your walls.

You will be flown up high within a helicopter to be married on top of a mountain.

This truly is an adventure of a lifetime and one you will never forget.

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