Experience the beauty and serenity of Banff National Park on your most special day. Rocky Mountain Weddings will take care of all the essentials on your wedding day for the perfect ceremony and post-wedding celebrations in the Canadian Rockies.
Let us help you choose the perfect location for your outdoor ceremony from a number of locations available year round (weather permitting), match that with your choice of the three hotels below and your spectacular elopement wedding is almost complete.
“Thank you so much for making our wedding a huge success! We actually enjoyed our special day, rather than basking in the non-stop stress that so often accompany weddings!! Everything was perfect, mostly thanks to you two. Your calming influence was very much appreciated – you both seem unflappable!!” – BC and Michelle, Taiwan
Fairmont Banff Springs - The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in Banff, Alberta, is an historical Canadian landmark with a blend of opulence and seclusion and is widely known as the ‘Castle in the Rockies’. This Canadian Rockies resort hotel is a renowned symbol of Canadian Rockies hospitality welcoming you with warmth and intimacy. Built in 1888 as a railway hotel to accommodate adventurous travelers crossing the Canadian Rockies, this classic hotel continues its tradition of exemplary service and hospitality.
Rimrock Resort Hotel – The Rimrock Resort Hotel In Banff, Alberta is the ultimate in design, decadence and luxury. It is located in Banff on Sulphur Mountain at an elevation of 5,200ft and adjacent to the world renowned Sulphur Hot Pools and Sulphur Mountain Gondola. Each room is designed with the utmost attention to beauty and detail and boasts endless views of the Canadian Rockies. This first-class property is proud to be a member of ‘The Leading Hotels of the World’.
Buffalo Mountain Lodge – A luxurious hotel on Tunnel Mountain in Banff, includes a charming lounge with huge fieldstone fireplace, dining room, indoor recreation area, steam room and outdoor hot tub. Each guest accommodation offered with balcony, wood-burning fireplace and true Canadian hospitality at the highest level. The views from the Hoodoos lookout, just minutes from this property provide a stunning backdrop for your wedding photographs.
Wedding Consultants – as your wedding planners, our services will cover the cost of all the following, including fees for the licensing and the Marriage Commissioner. We will provide an initial wedding consultation via phone, fax, e-mail or in person free of charge to help you to select the perfect outdoor location for your wedding ceremony and post-ceremony celebrations and will assist with booking accommodation if required. We will meet with you in Banff or Canmore shortly after your arrival in town to go through every detail of your wedding day.
Marriage License – We will ensure all the legal papers are completed by you and submitted in advance. To comply with licensing laws you will need to appear personally at the Licensing Bureau to provide proof of identification and signatures. We will accompany you to the Banff Bureau where you will sign for and be issued with your marriage license.
Accommodation – two nights in a deluxe room for the bride and groom in your chosen hotel.
Commissioner – An experienced Marriage Commissioner will be provided to carry out your wedding service at your chosen location. All post-ceremony registration of documents will be handled by your Commissioner. You will receive a ‘Certificate of Marriage’ immediately following your ceremony, and the official certificate will follow (usually by mail) in 2-3 weeks.
Flowers – A bouquet of flowers for the bride and a boutonnière (buttonhole) for the groom. As most flowers are imported into this area of the Rockies, the bride can choose from an unlimited selection of flowers, colors and designs.
Photographs – A professional wedding photographer will be booked to attend on your wedding day to take ceremony and post-ceremony photographs around Banff. All images will be supplied on CD with full release for you to reproduce and share with your friends!
Wedding Cake & Champagne – A hand-crafted wedding cake will be made and decorated with flowers to match your bouquet and boutonniere. Pop your bottle of chilled champagne immediately after the ceremony, in your limousine or save it for a private toast to accompany your cake back at your hotel.
Videographer - will be in attendance for approximately 1 hour and an edited version will be provided on a DVD or Memory Stick – extended packages available upon request.
Limousine – to transport you from your hotel to your wedding location and then to your post-ceremony photography shots while relaxing in the comfort of a chauffeur driven limousine with champagne.
Spa Services - Bridal Hair and Make-up with an experienced bridal stylist on the day of the wedding.
Attendance / Witnesses – As your wedding planner, our services will cover the cost of all the above. We will provide a complete wedding advisory service on the area and accommodation options and help you to select the perfect location for your wedding ceremony and post-ceremony celebrations. We will be available on your wedding day and will be happy to act as witnesses if required.
All our Canadian Rockies wedding packages can be customized to your requirements, and many additional activities are available.
Please contact us for further information.