Dreamy Destinations for a Winter Wedding


Looking for the perfect place to get married during the most wonderful time of the year? From the snow-covered mountains of Colorado to the lovely lake views in New York, we’ve compiled a list of the hottest winter wedding destinations for brides who dream of a cold-weather ceremony.

Estes Park, Colorado

Known for its majestic Rocky Mountain views, Estes Park is the ultimate wedding destination for winter brides who love snowy scenery. Some of the most photograph-worthy wedding venues in Estes Park include Della Terra, a beautiful boutique inn located at the River Fall entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park, Skyview at Fall River Village Resort, a stunning spot for a rooftop ceremony with a breathtaking backdrop, and The Ridgeline Hotel, which offers magical mountain views for your most memorable day.

Lake Placid, New York

Located in New York state’s Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid is a romantic and scenic spot for your cold-weather wedding ceremony. For the bride who craves class and comfort, the cozy yet chic Whiteface Lodge is the perfect venue for a luxurious winter wedding. Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort and Lake Placid Lodge are two other incredible options, especially for brides who want serene views of the frozen lake and the white-frosted forest.

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Calling all snow bunnies! For a winter wedding with straight-out-of-a-movie scenery, there’s no better place to say “I do” than Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Snow King Resort offers the most magnificent mountain views, while Hotel Terra Jackson Hole is a spectacular setting for brides who want the ultimate winter wonderland backdrop for their big day.

Lake Tahoe, California

For West Coast brides who don’t mind braving the cold, Lake Tahoe offers unforgettable views of both the mountains and the beach. From the sand to the snow, brides can experience the best of both at the lovely Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe. For the bride who loves nature, The Landing offers a year-round outdoor wedding venue where guests can get a glimpse at Lake Tahoe and Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Jukkasjärvi, Sweden 

For international brides — or brides who want to get away for their big day — the Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden is truly a one-of-a-kind wedding destination. A hotel made out of real ice (brrr!), this unique venue offers multiple options for your dream winter wedding ceremony. The hotel even provides an in-house wedding coordinator to help bring your bridal vision to life.

Check out some of our Dreamy Winter Wedding Dresses

Need winter wedding dress inspiration for your special day? From long sleeve winter wedding dresses to simple and classic winter wedding dresses, check out our collection of cold-weather styles that are sure to stun during a snowy ceremony. Prefer to browse in person? Visit an Essense of Australia, Stella York, All Who Wander, Martina Liana and Martina Liana Luxe retailer near you.