“I Do” Amid the Pines


Walking down a pine-tree shaded aisle to exchange your vows or dancing below a colorful, open sky are wedding dreams turned to reality at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. The magic of the mountains paired with the luxury of the resort create an unforgettable destination for couples to celebrate their big day. Ceremonies can be hosted in outdoor venues including the Meadows, set against the mountains, or the aptly named Woods. The slope-view Fireside Terrace or The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom are perfect for gathering friends and family for an evening reception. Couples are guided by a dedicated events manager to help select the right wedding package and all of the customizable details.


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Weddings & Occasions

The Ritz-Carlton is dedicated to creating a unique wedding experience from intimate to extravagant

The Ritz-Carlton provides an ideal setting for your festivities for birthdays or anniversaries
The Ritz-Carlton boasts a heated outdoor patio and fireplace which are ideal for winter weddings
Stunning summer meadows venue with a mountain backdrop

Your Love Story Begins in Lake Tahoe

Your wedding day should be spent enjoying every moment rather than focusing on every detail. Cherish the most special occasion for you and your loved one, knowing our Ladies and Gentlemen will take care of everything for you from the welcome reception to the cake cutting. Take pleasure in luxurious surroundings while sharing every moment of your dream wedding. Share your wedding vision with us. Please contact our Group Sales Coordinator at (530) 562-3076 for more information.

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Couple in their late twenties getting married
Couple in their late twenties getting married
Wedding Venues in Lake Tahoe
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

Set amid the majestic Sierra Nevada mountains and along the north shore of Lake Tahoe, the resort offers a fairytale venue for weddings and receptions. Indoor and outdoor spaces capture the surrounding natural beauty, from the slope-side Meadows to the mountain-view Ritz-Carlton Ballroom.

Featured Venue

The Woods

Immerse into the enchanted Lake Tahoe atmosphere with the aptly named venue, The Woods. Towering pines paint the ultimate forest-like setting with peeping views spanning the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Engage in intimate ceremonies or vibrant celebrations of up to 200 guests.

Ceremony Venues
The Meadows

The Meadows

With an expansive slope side location on Northstar Resort, set amongst the High Sierra Nevada mountain range, the Meadows is a stunning backdrop for an outdoor mountain top wedding ceremony for up to 400 guests.


The Woods

Set amongst the Pines, The Woods provides a forest-like setting for a ceremony of up to 200 guests.

Fireside Terrace

This 2,000 square foot stone terrace is highlighted by a seven-foot outdoor fire feature that will bring magic to your wedding ceremony for up to 180 guests.

Visualize the Venue

Put your wedding weekend into perspective with the interactive virtual tour of our ballrooms, outdoor settings and hotel amenities.

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Reception Venues
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The Private Dining Room at Manzanita

Experience rustic California cuisine with a mountain resort influence with an intimate dinner for up to 25 guests in the private dining room at Manzanita.

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The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom exudes Tahoe mountain elegance with soaring ceilings with wooden beams, wrought iron chandeliers and floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views of the Sierra Nevada mountains. The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom accommodates wedding receptions of up to 400 guests.


Pines Ballroom

Accompanied by a private outdoor terrace and expansive foyer, the Pines Ballroom is ideally suited for wedding receptions of up to 180 guests.

Delectable Dining

Savor every possibility with each taste from the creations of our culinary team. From hors d’oeuvres to late night bites, consider your palate satisfied.

Wedding Reception Details
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Wedding Advisor
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

Your wedding is the most important day in your life and we want to help you make it memorable.

Social Celebrations

Regardless of the occasion of your celebration, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe provides a memorable setting for your event.  Your special occasions deserve the attention to detail for which The Ritz-Carlton is known. From the private dining room in Manzanita to an elaborate gala in The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, we specialize in creating events your guests will remember for a lifetime.

Contact Our Group Sales Coordinator