15 Winter Wedding Venues in Colorado for Mountain Nuptials

Snuggle up at these venues in the Rockies.
Hayley Folk
Hayley Folk
Hayley Folk
Hayley Folk
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  • Hayley writes articles on a freelance basis for The Knot Worldwide, with a specialty in sex and relationships.
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  • Prior to The Knot Worldwide, Hayley was a full-time editor at a business publication.
Updated May 29, 2024

Are you dreaming of winter wedding venues in Colorado, where snow-capped mountains and cozy lodges create a magical backdrop for your special day? Whether you're envisioning a rustic barn, a chic urban space or a luxurious mountain resort, Colorado is sure to have many types of wedding venues. If you're after twinkling lights, hot cocoa bars and snow-filled photos, booking a wedding venue in the Centennial State could be the move. To help find the most magical fit, we've rounded up 15 winter wedding venues in Colorado that are perfect for your celebration, below.

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The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Want to feel like royalty on your wedding day? Say less. The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs combines mountains and lakes with an ethereal-looking resort. Think castle vibes, complete with picturesque towers, greenery and of course, romance at every corner. With multiple reception areas to choose from, you're sure to find a spot that speaks to you. We love this venue at any time of year, but the winter season is especially enchanting and accommodates up to 300 of your guests.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa in Tabernash, Colorado

On the hunt for something that feels straight out of Yellowstone? Devil's Thumb Ranch in Tabernash will make all of your Western, winter wedding dreams come true. This venue has the whole package: in-house rentals, a stunning rehearsal or welcome space, a getting-ready room, the most idyllic barn reception area and even a morning-after brunch for you and your guests. If you want something that feels all-inclusive, this Colorado winter wedding venue could be your dream spot.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250 guests

The Wellshire Event Center in Denver, Colorado

Not looking to go far from your hometown? This Denver locationThe Wellshire Event Center—gives English countryside without having to travel to the UK. The main space, a historic building on the Wellshire Golf Course, offers six different wedding ceremony and reception locations with mountain and golf course views. Plus, the venue is full-service, so you won't have to plan every single detail on your own. With chandeliers galore and elegant feeling rooms, the Wellshire is a great place to come in from the cold and say "I do" in a place that screams vintage.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Spruce Mountain Ranch in Larkspur, Colorado

A Colorado winter wedding venue wouldn't be just so without a stunning lodge to have your reception. At Spruce Mountain Ranch in Larkspur, you and your partner can start the rest of your lives together in the true charm of Albert's Lodge, tucked away on the property. You can even take over the entire space for a full 11-hour day. What's even more? There are two separate venue spaces on the ranch, so if you're looking to have a chiller outdoor ceremony and then move into the warmth of the barn, this could be for you.

  • Guest Capacity: 300+

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Electric Mountain Lodge in Aspen, Colorado

Located 9,200 feet on top of the largest flat-top mountain in the world, this Aspen venue, also known as Electric Mountain Lodge, is sure to be a hit. If you're searching for Christmas wedding venues in the area, the secluded and stunning Electric Mountain Lodge may just be the one. Get married in front of the large log fireplace surrounded by the Gunnison National Forest and up to 250 guests. Whether you want a big dream wedding or a small elopement, the lodge has got you covered.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Della Terra Mountain Chateau in Estes Park, Colorado

Finding yourself Googling "winter wedding venues in Boulder, Colorado?" Della Terra Mountain Chateau, a Boulder event space just an hour outside of the city, is a true winter wonderland dream. Featuring an outdoor ceremony site to take in the views of MacGregor Mountain, you and your guests can brave the cold (and beauty) of full white snowcaps, before heading into the toasty warm reception area, complete with two large fireplaces. Live your winter wedding fantasy with this stunning chateau.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, Colorado

Haven't yet quite found Winter Park Colorado wedding venues that suit your fancy? Maybe Winter Park Resort will change that for you. A retreat-style resort, you can blend adventure and romance with ski slopes, cozy lodges and even a gondola ride. In our opinion, this romantic getaway is ideal for couples who want an active winter wedding, with mountains and peaks all around. Plus, it's worth noting that this stunning venue is LGBTQIA+ friendly and offers the perfect backdrop for any couple who wants to capture their day in the brisk cold.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 150

Black Canyon Inn in Estes Park, Colorado

Finding winter wedding venues in Colorado Springs doesn't have to be a challenge. Black Canyon Inn, only a two-hour drive from the city, will transport you from modern to mountainous in no time. Luckily, the Inn offers full-service wedding packages to make it even easier: ceremony, reception, cocktail hour and a truly magnificent view of the Rocky Mountains as your wedding backdrop. Get married inside or out regardless of the season. The views are breathtaking either way.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Piney River Ranch in Vail, Colorado

What do you get when you mix scenic mountains, log cabins, glamping tents and a lake? Affordable winter wedding venues in Colorado, like Piney River Ranch, in Vail. While it's only open from June to September—because the temperatures get way too freezing—you can still get the feel of a winter wedding, with a view of lakes and mountain ranges covered in snow when you say "I do." You, and your guests, can stay in cozy log cabins throughout the celebration.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

The Manor House in Littleton, Colorado

Dreaming of heading back in time? Built in 1914, The Manor House in Littleton, Colorado embodies true romance with historic charm. Whether you're looking for a snug indoor gathering by one of the inviting fireplaces or braving the cold for an outdoor ceremony, they've got it handled. This grand estate is a wonderful place to host your dream classic winter wedding—without any stress.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

The Barn at Evergreen Memorial Park in Evergreen, Colorado

Perfect venues for a winter wedding in Colorado? The Barn at Evergreen Memorial Park in Evergreen is definitely on our list. Originally owned by the Lewis family, who purchased the estate in 1965, this rustic barn venue is both charming and cozy—your wedding party will never get chilly during your winter celebration. Plus, if you're an animal lover you'll be joined on your wedding day by plenty of elk, buffalo, deer, foxes and owls. What could be more romantic than that?

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Telluride Ski Resort in Telluride, Colorado

So you're marrying someone who's more outdoorsy and adventurous? Maybe your future spouse is into skiing or hiking (or just loves a good nature walk.) Either way, the Telluride Ski Resort has it all. If your wedding is smaller, choose to get married in Colorado during ski season and be transported by skis or a snowcat to your reception destination. If it's bigger, tie the knot at their indoor reception area and still enjoy mountain views.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 24 at Alpino Vino, 200 at The Peaks

Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings in Boulder, Colorado

If high mountaintops and skiing aren't your thing, and you want something more low-key for your wedding celebration, consider touring Boulder Creek. Located along a beautiful creek, this whimsical venue will make you feel like time has stood still, and you'll have a mix of indoor and outdoor options. With a romantic bistro dinner, surrounded by forest, you and your forever spouse will really feel the love.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Four Seasons Resort and Residences in Vail, Colorado

Maybe you're looking for more Colorado winter wedding venues that feel resort-like and fancy. If so, you can't go wrong with the Four Seasons resort in Vail. This super-romantic, stunning resort is the perfect blend of snowy cabins, cozy indoor adventure and outdoor activities like skiing. On your wedding day, all of your guests can stay in one place, and you can get ready with peace of mind that their staff has everything covered. And remember: you can ask the venue coordinator any question to make sure your winter dream day is a reality.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Ironworks in Denver, Colorado

If nature isn't really your thing, and you're looking for a city feel to your winter wedding venue in Colorado, look no further. Ironworks, originally the Midwest Steel & Ironworks Company drafting center built in 1903, is now a stunning historic venue in the heart of downtown Denver. The details of the building, like original hardwood floors, exposed brick walls and turrets and beautiful custom chandeliers will add so much character to your wedding day. Getting married in the peak of winter won't be a problem inside their cozy, historic space.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

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