Kimmi Cranes is a destination wedding & elopement photographer based in Lake Tahoe and San Francisco. She also does event photography, engagements, proposals, and family portrait sessions, and company branding assets. Available for travel worldwide.
725 Granlibakken Rd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
Granlibakken’s location in a peaceful 74 acre wooded valley is the perfect place for a wedding in Tahoe City. This idyllic, family-owned resort is set among a wonderland of pine trees and is only a short distance from the shores of Lake Tahoe.
With a variety of indoor and outdoor venues that complement Tahoe’s natural beauty, Granlibakken offers the rustic setting to make your wedding day truly unforgettable. Say your vows in a grove of pine and fir trees, adjacent to a patio with an elevated stage so that all your guests have a good view of the ceremony. Enjoy your winter wedding reception in one of the resort’s grand rooms, including the majestic Granhall, the beautiful Mountain Ballroom, or the cozy Cedar House which hosts lodge vibes with a large fireplace. With venue space accommodating up to 350 guests, they are well equipped to handle anything from intimate ceremonies to large celebrations and make sure that your Granlibakken wedding goes perfectly.
If you’d like to get married at any other Lake Tahoe wedding venues and have the reception at Granlibakken, that works too! Popular nearby locations for the wedding ceremony are the Tahoe Maritime Museum & Gardens for the nautical minded couples, and the Gatekeeper’s Museum for a quaint cabin with local historical exhibits, including photos and a research library. Both are within a half mile drive of Granlibakken.
For lodging, Granlibakken’s flexible lodging options allow your guests to choose from a variety of room types, from five bedroom townhomes to private suites, studios, or bedrooms. The Granlibakken wedding package includes the ceremony and reception area, two nights of lodging in the seven-bedroom townhouse, breakfast each morning for 14 guests, a special dressing area for the bride, and a living room and kitchen access for your rehearsal dinner.
Price Range: $$$
Site fee starts at $2,000 – $6,900
Bonus: The resort offers 50% off winter wedding packages! Book your dream winter wonderland wedding at Granlibakken Tahoe.
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