Weddings are supposed to be the most incredible day of your life! Why, then, are they so stressful to plan? From figuring out catering to narrowing down the guest list, there are so many things to consider. Something you don’t have to debate, however, is the destination. Durango, CO, is a fantastic location for romantic mountain weddings. Whether you’re planning a small ceremony or you’re hoping for a more elegant setting, we’ve got suggestions for the best wedding venues in Durango, CO! Plus, find out the best accommodations for the wedding party and any out-of-town wedding guests!
The Best Wedding Venues in Durango, CO
River Bend Ranch
One of the best event venues in Durango, CO, is River Bend Ranch. This s one of the most authentic southwest Colorado wedding venues in town. Just three miles north of Durango, this ranch is spread over 105 acres in the Animas Valley. You’ll love the spectacular view of the red cliffs of Missionary Ridge or the massive sandstone of the San Juan Mountains.
When it comes to Durango mountain resort weddings, no one does it better than Purgatory Resort. They offer seven venues, though some are only available seasonally. Whether you’d prefer an indoor venue or an outdoor location, Purgatory has it all. Plus, their staff will help you plan all those little details of the day, including flowers, cake, photography, and more!
Dalton Ranch Golf Club
For an intimate venue, book your special day at Dalton Ranch Golf Club. This beautiful location can accommodate up to 120 guests. The staff at the club will work with you to create your perfect meal, with catered appetizers, platters, entrees, and/or a buffet.
If you’d like to book your accommodations and your wedding venue at the same time, then book with Durango Colorado Vacations! Willowbrook Estate is our luxurious five-bedroom, four-bathroom property, which also allows weddings on the grounds. You’ll love getting hitched on the perfectly manicured lawn, in view of the tall ponderosa pines. The water ponds and bridge are the perfect locations for some jaw-dropping photos. Inside the home, you can enjoy the gourmet kitchen and dining room, which includes a wet bar, wine chiller, and large pantry.
The bride will love getting ready in the master bedroom suite, which features a private deck, entertainment center, and oversized, double-headed shower. On the second floor is the second master suite, which is ideal for the groom. There are three other guest bedrooms available in the home where other members of the wedding party can stay. Two of the bedrooms feature queen-size beds. The other is a kid’s bedroom area, with a playroom and four twin beds.
Stay with Durango Colorado Vacations
No matter which of these Durango, CO, wedding venues you decide to book, be sure to reserve gorgeous and spacious accommodations for your wedding party. With our wonderful selection of properties, you’ll have no trouble finding the perfect homes. You and your guests don’t need to sacrifice privacy or comfort to attend your wedding!
Check out our properties and book today! We look forward to having you.