Desolation Hotel Hope Valley is a wedding venue located right outside of South Lake Tahoe, CA. It features a bohemian whimsy with wildflowers, an abundance of streams, and aspen trees, which helps act as every couple's natural ceremony backdrop. Guests will have an array of locations to choose from in this pastoral setting, each one brimming with picturesque views and flourishing land. Desolation Hotel Hope Valley is happy to help couples that have been planning their wedding for months or years. The result here is always tailored to their needs, making use of the fabulous natural environment that surrounds the venue. There are plenty of photo opportunities to take advantage of, including magical sunsets and manicured gardens. With these scenic vistas, couples are sure to have the opportunity to snap up some lifelong memories. Whether it is a large or an intimate gathering, the event team is happy to accommodate. Since the property was opened in 1926 we have taken great pride in providing a one-of-a-kind experience for all their guests. Desolation Hotel Hope Valley staff work together to make each newlyweds wedding dreams come true. Couples are partnered with an event coordinator to plan out every detail of their day. They will make it a priority to get to know couples on a personal level, developing a genuine understanding of their individual preferences. The in-house caterer at Desolation Hotel Hope Valley provides food and drink for each big day, including a custom banquet meal or a variety of hors d’oeuvres and buffet meal options. Couples will also have the opportunity to avail of setup, cleanup and making sure they can focus on spending time with their loved ones.