Banff and Area Wedding Venues and Halls

Our Staff at Banff Special Event Rentals is familiar with the area and works closely with many venues.  The Bow Valley is unique in that it offers a wide range of venues to fit your style, size, and budget.

We are also proud to be a member of the Banff Bride association, a local group of wedding supply vendors with a minimum of 5+ years of industry experience.

Golf Courses

Located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains with 360 degrees of spectacular mountain views, Silvertip Resort promises to provide the finest mountain golf and event setting anywhere in the world. Situated amongst some of the most beautiful mountains in the Rockies, Silvertip offers a haven from everyday life. Ideally located high on the Lady MacDonald bench on the “sunny side” of the Bow Valley, Silvertip has a bird’s eye view of Canmore, Alberta and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding Rocky Mountains. Silvertip boasts a gorgeous 18 hole Championship golf course, the award winning Rustica Steakhouse, Stoney’s Bar and Grill and 6 banquet rooms that can accommodate 2 to 220 people, perfect for a wedding or your next corporate event.


Specializing in Fall, Winter & Spring Weddings. Celebrate the most important day of your life surrounded by the breathtaking Rocky Mountains. With elegant facilities, professional catering and exceptional service the team at Stewart Creek will deliver a day to remember. Stewart Creek’s spectacular setting offers you the perfect venue for your perfect day! Maximum 100 guests. Ceremonies available outside of golf season only, exclusive use of facility


Hotels & Resorts

This tranquil mountain getaway in Banff National Park is located on nine-acres surrounded by lush pine trees. Its architectural style of open post and beam is simple, elegant and in harmony with its surroundings. While the views in any direction are expansive, guests often remember Buffalo Mountain Lodge for its details. The main lodge features a massive fieldstone fireplace with high, knotty pine ceilings. The decor each room is warm and inviting with down duvet comforters, wood burning fireplaces and balconies.


The newly renovated and modern Coast hotel is the largest reception venue in Canmore and can accommodate receptions and ceremonies with a guest list up to 320 people. The Coast Hotel makes planning your special day a breeze, with everything in one location.

This historic mountain lodge is just moments away from the shores of Lake Louise, and features 73 cozy rooms. Originally built as a charming tea house in 1920, much of the original hand hewn log structure and décor is still in place, with antiques from the era. With a state-of-the-art rooftop hot tub offering a dazzling view of the Victoria Glacier and newly renovated rooms this lodge is a true mountain getaway and a perfect venue to celebrate your special day.


Emerald Lake Lodge has a setting of unparalleled natural beauty. Originally built in 1902 by the Canadian Pacific Railway, this historic property has been restored and redeveloped to become one of the finest year round resorts in the Canadian Rockies. The Lodge is like no other with its rare blend of old and new – contemporary comfort in the midst of handhewn timber and stone – and extraordinary views of the famed jade coloured waters. Emerald Lake Lodge is truly a mountain escape with a setting so beautiful, you’ll never want the day to end.


Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world famous Fairmont Banff Springs hotel stands as a landmark in the picturesque alpine town of Banff, Alberta. Canada’s “Castle in the Rockies”, has been providing legendary hospitality to our guests for more than 125 years.The Fairmont Banff Springs is a year-round luxury mountain resort that offers a championship golf course during the summer, unparalleled skiing in the winter, the award winning European-style Willow Stream Spa, and authentically local dining experiences.For events of all sizes, the Fairmont Banff Springs is a world class destination featuring a spectacular mountain location including 768 guestrooms, more than 76,000 square feet of versatile Banff meeting, event and exhibit space, world class Spa and championship golf course.


Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta’s Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is recognized globally for progressive environmental stewardship and responsible tourism. Originally built as a base for outdoor enthusiasts and alpinists over 100 years ago, The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is a year-round luxury mountain resort offering guided mountain tours, world-class skiing in the winter, scenic hiking and canoe activities in the summer, a luxury spa, and exceptional dining experiences. Meeting facilities at The Chateau include 36,000 square feet of flexible, inspiring event space featuring our Mount Temple Wing which has been designed to accommodate the technology needs of modern business, while paying tribute to the rich heritage and protected wildlife of magnificent Banff National Park. Our year-round luxury resort specializes in offering Guided Mountain Adventure Programs and themed group itineraries which encourage active participation and exploration of our pristine natural environment


Sheer luxury is artfully combined with the warm comforts of a rugged mountain retreat at Solara Resort & Spa in Canmore, Alberta. Designed for corporate conferences, luxurious family vacations, and romantic getaways, this stylish mountain retreat provides spacious vacation accommodations alongside five-star resort amenities amid the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains. Enjoy high-end details at every turn with cozy fireplaces, imported cork flooring, hand crafted natural wood, stone, leather and metal elements, over-sized windows, and flat screen televisions. Bathrooms feature spa-inspired touches such as vessel sinks with artist-inspired vanities and 6-jet massage showers. Plus balconies and patios for bringing the outdoors in, as well as underground parking, washer & dryer, BBQ area, and convenient storage for skis and gear.


Outdoor Spaces

Private & exclusive log cabin for 2 in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Cozy & rustic ambiance, great location, modern amenities and off street parking. Enjoy a delicious breakfast of: fresh baked muffins, fresh fruit cocktail, juice, tea and coffee.


Located alongside the Bow River, Central Park Gazebo is situated centrally in downtown Banff and is a picturesque venue for outdoor ceremonies.


Situated in the high alpine meadows of Banff National Park, Brewster’s Shadow Lake Lodge is a remote back country lodge with cabins, accessible only by hiking or cross-country skiing. Well established trails lead through vast meadows to mountain passes and down to adjoining valleys.


A stunning view of Mount Rundle is the backdrop to this popular wedding ceremony location. Bordering on the national park, this unserviced area offers more of a wilderness experience and is suitable for smaller ceremonies. The stupendous views make up for no power, shelter and limited parking.


Quarry Lake Park offers outstanding mountain views in a natural setting. Accessibility to the ceremony site is by pathway. Parking area is approximately 300 metres from site and pit toilets are nearby.


Riverside Park located on the East bank of the Bow River. This park is more manicured and offers beautiful views of the river and of the majestic Three Sisters. The site is close to downtown and has easy accessibility. There is limited parking and no on-site washrooms.



Our modern open concept space features a private mountain view terrace and interactive display kitchen. Our intimate restaurant boasts mountain views from every seat and our menu features chef inspired regional, seasonal cuisine. Semi – private and private options available – reserve the dining room as a semi-private space for groups of 35 – 65 or book the entire restaurant for exclusive use of the lounge, mountain view terrace, dance floor and dining room.


Unique and private off-site venue where your group can kick up their heels to live music entertainment and dine on our legendary barbecued Alberta Hip of Beef. Only 15 minutes from most Banff hotel properties, your experience here is certainly to be the highlight of your Banff area function.


Located on Banff Avenue’s busiest corner, our elegant log cabin interior provides a truly unique, Rock Mountain experience complete with striking mountain views. Semi – private and private options available, we have 4 private rooms to accommodate groups ranging in size from 8 – 46. Reserve the entire restaurant as a private venue for exclusive use of the lounge, upstairs bar, dance floor and dining room.


There are many things we are passionate about at the Rocky Mountain Flatbread: using lots of local & organic produce, free range meats & Ocean Wise seafood. We create handcrafted flatbread pizzas, weekly pasta features, seasonal soups, salads and desserts “to live for” from our open kitchen & artisan wood-fired oven. We also provide a wide selection of B.C. VQA wines and local craft beers. And almost everything can be made gluten free!



The Whyte Museum was founded by Peter and Catharine Whyte, local artists and philanthropists who wished to offer a place where people could gather and appreciate the arts, cultures, heritage and beauty of the area. Our unique heritage buildings and galleries will help to make your next meeting or special event unforgettable.

403.762.2291 ext.300

Hold your event in the historic lodge of the Masons. An excellent venue for wedding receptions, yoga classes, lectures or family reunions. Everything you need to make your event a huge success.

403-762-2291 ext. 315

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Special Event Rentals provides this list of venues for reference. Please research the venues to find which best suits your event needs.