Wedding Planning

A Guide to Planning an Aspen Wedding




As a Colorado native myself, I can confidently say that Aspen is one of the most magical places to celebrate your big day. When planning any destination wedding it’s so important to know where to direct your guests for the moments when you’ll be occupied with wedding details. After all, they will travel from all around the country (or world) to celebrate your love. Make sure they enjoy their entire stay! Keep reading to discover some of my favorite Aspen wedding recommendations for your guests to check out while you stay focused on your day.

Planning an Aspen Wedding: Where to Stay

When planning your Aspen wedding, you will want to provide your guests with their choice of the finest accommodations. I’ve rounded up a list of hotels that will impress your guests with endless amenities and memorable views.

  • The Little Nell: luxurious accommodations with breathtaking mountain views in the heart of Aspen.
  • Hotel Gerome: Historic charm with modern amenities for a cozy and elegant stay in Aspen.
  • St. Regis Aspen Resort: A sophisticated and opulent mountain retreat with impeccable service.
  • Limelight Hotel: A vibrant and welcoming atmosphere perfect for a comfortable and lively Aspen getaway.
  • W Hotel: A trendy and upscale experience in the heart of Aspen’s social scene.

Where to Eat in Aspen

If you’re planning an Aspen wedding, it’s important to consider which restaurants to direct your guests to. I’ve included a variety of restaurants in Aspen that will satiate your guests’ hunger for style and substance.

  • French Alpine Bistro: A rustic, dimly lit dining den offering French fare with a side of Swiss charm.
  • Matsuhisa: Exquisite Japanese-Peruvian fusion cuisine known for its sushi and inventive dishes.
  • Steak House No. 316: A top-notch steak house in Aspen known for the high-quality cuts of meat and elegant ambience.
  • Mountain Social: Perfect for enjoying contemporary American cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere.
  • White House Tavern: An American-themed eatery built into a refurbished 19th-century miner’s cabin.

What to Do in Aspen

Aspen offers a variety of activities for everyone, not just the skiiers! Here are some fun ways to keep your wedding guests entertained throughout the wedding weekend.

  • Aspen Mountain: Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, or hiking with stunning views and outdoor activities year round.
  • Maroon Bells: Two towering peaks surrounded by pristine wilderness, perfect for hiking and photography.
  • Downtown Aspen: Aspen’s charming downtown is filled with upscale boutiques, art galleries, and gourmet dining.
  • Aspen Hot Springs: Soak in natural mineral pools amidst breathtaking mountain views.
  • Wheeler Opera House: For live performances, including concerts and theatrical productions.

Planning an Aspen Wedding

If you’ve been dreaming of a breathtaking mountain landscape as the backdrop to your “I do” then Aspen is the destination for you! Inquire today and let’s bring your destination dream to life. Fuld & Co will work with you to ensure your wedding day is stress-free and full of unique memories.

Meet Paige Fuld

owner and lead planner at fuld & Co

At Fuld & Co., we believe the wedding planning process should be a collaboration — one that places your dreams & desires at the heart of the event. I am here to listen, guide, and support you as you prepare to celebrate in a momentous way you’ll be sure to remember forever.

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