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Weddings at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Fairmont Chateau Whistler is where dream weddings and fantasy honeymoons become reality. From a unique rooftop chapel to magical winter wonderland settings, spouses-to-be have a wealth of elegant venue options for their special day. Whether your style is softly romantic, cosmopolitan, or red-carpet glamorous, our ski and spa resort will help you orchestrate your perfect Whistler wedding ceremony, reception, or slopeside marriage celebration.

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Wedding Venues

Set amidst a stunning mountain setting, Fairmont Chateau Whistler offers a variety of unique venues for your unforgettable Whistler wedding.

Macdonald Ballroom

A divisible ballroom of 11,319 square feet with a ceiling height of over 15 feet, the Macdonald Ballroom creates a sense of grandeur for all occasions. Deep mahogany arches grace the doorways of Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s elegant Macdonald Ballroom. The perfect complement to this Whistler ballroom is the pre-function Macdonald Foyer area featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, outdoor balconies and Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s signature Canadian resort decor.
1500 GuestsBanquet Menu11,319 sq. ft.

Frontenac Ballroom

Bright and spacious, the second largest ballroom at Fairmont Chateau Whistler is the Frontenac Ballroom. Divisible into three sections, it features 15 foot ceilings, signature chandeliers, and a convenient location neighbouring the hotel lobby and guest room elevators.
800 GuestsBanquet Menu
Empress Ballroom meeting venue in Whistler

Empress Ballroom

The most intimate of Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s three ballrooms, the Empress Ballroom creates a welcoming and comfortable setting for Whistler meetings, receptions, and events. Divisible into three sections, this 2,881 square foot ballroom features warm natural tones, tapestry covered walls and classic chandeliers from the over 13 foot high ceilings.
340 GuestsBanquet Menu2,881 sq. ft.
wedding venue with Whistler mountains in backdrop

Mountain View Lawn

For a unique experience your guests won’t forget, the Mountain View Lawn is an incredible setting for ceremonies and receptions. From the panoramic views to the unparalleled privacy in Whistler, this beautiful venue is a blank slate to bring your unique vision to life.
250 GuestsBanquet Menu

Woodlands Terrace

Whistler’s most inspiring hotel resort setting, the Rooftop Woodlands Terrace offers a truly a unique resort venue. Boasting spectacular 360 degree views of Rainbow Mountain and Whistler’s surrounding area, it provides a memorable indoor/outdoor experience for up to 200 guests. Please note, the Woodlands Terrace is closed in the Winter.
500 GuestsBanquet Menu
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Wedding Menus

Inspired by crisp mountain air, soaring views, and dramatic natural landscapes, Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s renowned culinary team offers a truly authentic taste of the Pacific Northwest’s Sea to Sky region. We’ll create custom menus to fit your unique vision.

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Whistler’s Best Wedding Planners & Suppliers

Our long history of hosting storybook weddings means we have deep relationships with Whistler’s best wedding planners and suppliers. From live entertainment and decor to wedding photographers and commissioners, we can help you choose a trusted partner for your special day.

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Special Rates for Wedding Guests

Let us know your Whistler wedding requirements and desired dates and we will be pleased to reply with guest room rates and availability.


BC Marriage Licences

For complete information regarding obtaining a marriage licence, contact Whistler Municipal Hall and request a Whistler Resort Marriage Licence Issuer.


Professional Wedding Team

With more than 25 years of experience, our professional team of wedding specialists helps spouses-to-be and wedding planners transform marriage celebration dreams into reality.