8 Jun 2015
With its amazing scenic beauty and incredible recreational activities all year around, it's no wonder that Telluride, Colorado, is such an extremely popular weekend getaway and vacation destination. Couples looking for the perfect romantic weekend and families interested in days filled with fun in the outdoors arrive in every season. They come for the amazing skiing, snowboarding and snow-tubing in the winter months. And the warmer months call out to those wanting to hike up in the mountains, enjoy the thrill of whitewater rafting, reel in that great catch with the incredible fly-fishing opportunities and attend the amazing schedule of fun summer festivals.
The Perfect Wedding Location
Telluride's excellent location, beautifully nestled up against the amazing San Juan Mountains, has also made it a much sought-after wedding destination for couples all across the country. You will find amazing wedding venues in Telluride with incredible features that you definitely won't find anywhere else. When you really want a wedding event that people will still be talking about for years to come, then it simply has to be in Telluride. Learn more about having a wedding in Telluride, CO.
Excellent Telluride Wedding Venues
- Gorrono Ranch:You may enjoy your ceremony and reception with up to 200 guests at this unique wedding venue that is carefully perched upon the side of the San Juan mountain range. The main lodge is set up with two large dining rooms, an incredible stone fireplace and plenty of room for a band and dancing. You may also enjoy access to the multiple outdoor decks that offer incredible views of the Wilson Mountain Range. Additionally, two historic cabins are used as private dressing rooms for the bride and groom. The on-site executive chef can work with most any menu request, and you can be assured of only the freshest and best ingredients being used, which include locally grown, organic produce.
- San Sophia Overlook:An amazing scenic gondola ride will deliver you and up to 250 guests to the beautiful outdoor, mountain-top site of your wedding ceremony high above the town of Telluride. You will enjoy breathtaking views of the Sneffels Mountain Range to the north and the Wilson Mountain Range to the south. Surrounded by the natural beauty of mountain peaks and towering spruce trees, you can exchange your vows on a raised wooden deck that is located at the end of the ridge in a grass amphitheater. You may also enjoy a cocktail reception following the ceremony.
- Allred's: Accessible by a five-minute gondola ride, this immensely popular 12,000-square-foot restaurant is perfect for your wedding reception. From the 25-foot, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, diners will enjoy the amazing views of the 13,000-foot mountain peaks and twinkling lights from the town of Telluride far below. You can expect true culinary excellence and an award-winning wine list at this lovely restaurant that can seat up to 130 guests.
- Alpino Vino: This quaint European-style chalet is perfect for those looking for a smaller wedding ceremony and reception for up to 28 guests. Available only during the winter months, this venue is definitely for those more adventurous couples who will enjoy reaching the site only by embarking on a skiing adventure or by snow cat-pulled coach. Expect an amazing five-course northern Italian-themed dinner with only the finest wines that represent all of the regions of Italy.
These are among some of the most unique and very best wedding venues available in Telluride, and those interested may call 970-728-7446 to speak to a professional wedding specialist. You may also visit http://www.tellurideskiresort.com/groups-weddings/weddings/ for more information on each of these amazing venues and several other popular choices.
Come Stay With Us
Here at Telluride Rentals, we can offer the entire wedding party and all of your guests excellent luxury rental accommodations. We also have properties that are absolutely perfect for your honeymoon. Just give us a call today at 800-970-7541, and we will help make your special day into that beautiful memory that you will lovingly carry with you forever.