Situated in the southwestern corner of Utah near Zion National Park, St. George is a fantastic location for couples looking to mix a mountain wedding with a desert wedding. The landscape surrounding the area is stunningly unique, with mountainous terrain, orange sand dunes, and towering red rock cliffs. Whether looking for a luxury golf course setting or a nature-inspired elopement, here is your complete guide to a St. George wedding weekend.
Zion Red Rock Oasis
A lodge that includes everything under one roof and then some. Zion Red Rock Oasis is actually compromised of four properties, the Oasis, the Villa, the Chalet, and the Red Rock Inn. The Chalet is the most popular choice for weddings and includes a six-bedroom lodge with game rooms, a hot tub, and a full ceremonial & reception site. Better yet, the chalet can sleep up to 22 of your closest family and friends.
The Ledges Golf Club
An enriched golf club overlooking the red rocks of Snow Canyon State Park, this wedding venue oozes luxury while keeping the natural beauty of St. George at center stage. The clubhouse features floor-to-ceiling windows, a stone fireplace, a covered outdoor patio, and a spacious dining room. Better yet, The Ledges offers complete wedding services, from event coordination to meal planning.
Snow Canyon State Park
If planning a smaller, intimate wedding in St. George, getting married in Snow Canyon State Park might be the perfect fit. The park hosts weddings of up to 50 people, and couples can secure their spot with a $150 special use permit. Areas open to ceremonies include Snow Canyon Scenic Overlook, Petrified Dunes, Lower Galoot, and the Sand Dunes.
A rustic modern retreat located just outside Zion National Park, Lazalu offers an entire getaway for guests and couples. The converted artist retreat now hosts weddings among the red rock that surrounds Zion National Park. Packages at the electric retreat have a minimum of two nights, making it the perfect choice for a wedding weekend!
Red Mountain Resort
A wellness resort offering relaxation, adventure, and world-class accommodations, Red Mountain Resort is a perfect option for a wedding weekend. Guests will enjoy the spacious onsite rooms, while you and your new spouse can settle into one of the grounds luxury villas. Choose from a wide range of spa options, or head out on a private guided tour. No matter the vision for your wedding weekend, the team at Red Mountain Resort can bring it to life.
Inn on the Cliff St. George
Situated atop the red cliffs surrounding St. George, the Inn on the Cliff is the perfect mix of luxurious and convenient. Guests will love the quick access to downtown while enjoying the sweeping views of the valley from the elevated cliff. There is an onsite pool, hot tub, and restaurant for all to enjoy.
There are endless areas for hiking in St. George for your wedding weekend. From Pioneer Park near downtown to Zion National Park, you are your spouse or wedding party will have a blast exploring the local trails.
Did you know St. George has some of the best golf courses in the country? Golfing is the perfect activity for a wedding party. Some popular local golf courses include St. George Golf Club, Southgate Golf Club, Dixie Red Hills Golf Course, and the Ledges of St. George.
St. George is also known for its wellness, and you deserve to be pampered on your wedding weekend! Red Mountain Resort Spa, St. George Day Spa, and the Spa at Cable Mountain Lodge are just a few examples of perfect places to pamper yourself or your bridal party.
No matter your experience level, St. George has mountain biking opportunities for all. Check out the easy Goosebery Mesa Trail or the moderate Anasazi Trail. You can find an entire list of mountain biking trails in St. George here.