Country Style Weddings with an emphasis on family togetherness is our Specialty!
We welcome all unions, gay or straight! Our Lodge's undeniable Charm as a Wedding Facility lies not only in the 10 beautiful private view acres and a choice of areas in the 10 acre natural setting where weddings are held, with large lawns, and a 'wedding forest' area, but also in the beautiful 10 bedroom log lodge that can accommodate 28 of your close family coming in from different areas of the country, or world to celebrate your event with you. Our lodge grounds is all set up in Summer to hold the weddings outdoors, with a large 30 x 40 wedding tent erected over a same size patio, with all the tables and chairs for your use. We also have a camp fire pit, outdoor fire place. There are 2 outdoor coal BBQs for your use etc.
Country Wedding Venue near Seattle - The lodge is beautiful, secluded with spacious grounds YET only an hour from the Sea-Tac Airport for your guests flying in. We are within 1 hour from Everett & Eastside & 20 minutes from Monroe. Wallace Falls State park, the lake and the 260' waterfalls are located next door to the lodge. A wonderful hike for all ages, or plan a run up the "rail road" grade, during your stay with us.
Schedule your wedding tour today:- we are happy to schedule a private tour on any day that we are not booked by a group or wedding. We can schedule to your convenience, even after your work. We will walk you thru the lodge and explain everything to you. Please email me and we will right away arrange a private Wedding Tour for you and your family. If you have parents that live in the area please bring then with you for the wedding tour, "family" celebratiing together is our special emphasis. They and you will love the lodge I guarantee it !!! Email Mary at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your private "wedding tour".Our Lodge grounds include large lawns plus a wedding forest area.
A multi-night stay at a destination Lodge with a place and space to host all the wedding activities. Our weddings book 3 to 4 nights for their stay. Its your place to hold the rehearsal dinner, the ceremony, reception, plus your place to house the wedding party of up to 28 close family at the 10 bedroom log lodge. It truly is a gathering of friends & family to celebrate your union, complete with a beautiful log lodge plus the 10 acres of grounds, year round hiking trails to Wallace lake & to the 265' Wallace falls.
day or two before
means your close family/parents/wedding party can fly in a day or 2
before the event, do any last minute activities that need to
be handled, relax with the family, hold a rehearsal dinner at
the lodge. For the
rehearsal evening, you can bring in Grill-ready meat, fish,
burgers etc and use the 2 BBQ grills at the lodge, add salads and
finger foods and enjoy a nice meal with your family, relax and enjoy
your family for the evening. Then you are already there to
wake up the next morning, not have to rush to get to the event place
as you are already there, no traffic to fight, just take your time
and get ready for the pictures and the ceremony, after which you
have a nice reception all at the same location, sleep at the lodge
that night. Adding a day after the wedding
gives the wedding party/ family a day to sleep in after a late night
of celebration, one more day to relax and be together before
you fly off into the various parts of the country or globe.
For the Event you also have the use of (24) 6' rectangular banquet Tables, plus (10) 5' round tables and Chairs to seat 125 guests. A 30 x 40 wedding tent is set up ready for your use with lights and power source near by. Tent has sides that are available if the weather of the day requires its use.
Also there is 2 outdoor charcoal BBQ grills for your use and a camp fire pit to relax around. You can choose your own caterer or pick a food truck of your choice, to fit your budget and taste. You can bring in your wine, beer, alcohol with a banqut permit. For yours and your guests safety please hire a licensed bartender. There is a PA / music system at the lodge that you can use with your own playlist of music on your tablet or computer and you don't need to hire a DJ if you don't want to have one.
We pride ourselves in being a family run facility where you can plan your wedding your way. If you just need to have a close gathering of just the close family and friends around you you can plan it that way.
2018 & 2019 Wedding Event Fees Quoted below. Taxes and Cleaning fees are additional. Dates are still available for 2018.
We are an outdoor wedding venue from late April until early Oct. During this time our own wedding tent is set up and available for you to use. If you wish to do a small wedding with us between Mid Oct and Mid April, you can book the lodge for your family stay, but you will be have to rent an enclosed tent for the wedding use. Enclosed Tents, tent heaters etc are available for rent from many event rental companies.
Mid Week weddings held Tue or Wednesday- save $200 in Event fees below & enjoy lower booking rates for the lodge too.
Weekend bookings are usually- Friday, Saturday, Sunday leaving Monday. But It can also start Thursday to give you a 4 night booking allowing your family plenty of together time and miss the traffic that is likely to be there on Friday and Sunday.
Late April & Early Oct - Event Fee for events with 50 guests or less - $ 1000
May, June, & Sept- For Event with 60 guests or less - $ 1200
May, June & Sept - For Events with 60 - 125 guests - $ 2000
July & August - Event Fee for Events up to 60 guests - $ 1400
July & August - Event Fees with 60 to 125 guests- $2000
We only permit weddings on our grounds when you or your family group has booked the full lodge for a 3 nights stay. Our Full Lodge booking rates are given on page titled "Group Bookings". We can also split charges if members of family are helping.
Accommodations at the lodge:- There are
10 bedrooms all with attached bathrooms at the lodge.
4 of the bedrooms are located on the main floor and 6 bedrooms on
the 2nd floor. A total of 28 guests can stay at the lodge with you.
The 4 main floor bedrooms with their attached baths, makes it easy
for the elderly in your family to be part of your stay and
celebration, yet to do it at their pace. Grand Parents at your
wedding are a blessing, appreciate their presence in your
ADDITIONAL Accommodations near by- Right next door to the lodge is the Wallace Falls State Park with 6 or 8 cabins. Book them at WA state parks reservations online http://parks.state.wa.us/289/Wallace-Falls . 10 minutes from the lodge there is the Dutch Cup Motel in Sultan - They have pet friendly rooms. 20 minutes away in Monroe there is Best Western, & Evergreen Inn & Suits, Fairgrounds Inn etc. There are also small privately owned 1 and 2 bedroom cabins in the nearby areas. There are various cabins around Index also.
Pets :- Due to other guests allergies we do not allow any pets inside the lodge. Please advice your guests to make other arrangements for their pets. Guests coming in own RVs can bring their pets if you obtain written permission earlier from us. Please let us know ahead of time if any pets are coming with your RVs.
Wedding Venue Catering, Food and Alcohol:- You are allowed to pick any off-site caterer and other venders of your choice, giving you the chance to shop prices and services to fit your budget and taste. Vendor recommendations are available, but you are not restricted to just them. Caterers must bring the food cooked from their catering facility, or from their own mobile kitchens and must clean up completely after the reception. We do not have a commercial kitchen for caterer use.
Alcohol is permitted at your party, if you apply for and bring with you a WA state Banquet Permit (available online). By order of the Liquor control board, without this permit, no alcohol will be allowed. You can bring beer kegs. Banquet permit is in your name and for your private party use, and hence fully your liability. We recommend use of licensed bar tenders, if you are providing a
Liability Insurance - The renter agrees to hold Wallace Falls Lodge harmless of all injuries suffered by you, your guests, or your vendors while you are on the Lodge property. A certificate of Event insurance naming Wallace Falls Lodge must be obtained thru your home/auto insurance company or www.wedsafe.comBooking Your Event and Stay at the lodge :- We are happy to schedule you a tour of the lodge, on any day or late evening after work that we are not booked by a group. Our on site caretaker will meet you to give you a tour of the lodge. Then email me to book your dates, and I will email you a contract. If you book early we can split the full amount into monthly payments between the day you book and the Event. If you are from another state or country, a friend or family member can tour the lodge for you, or a few of our families read about us online and book the lodge. We have been making families and guests happy since 1999 and many brides and families have reviewed us. If you like the lode from online pictures I guarantee you will love the lodge more when you see it in person.
Cancellations :-( Please don't cancel. Once you book we hold the dates for your Event, if you cancel your booking, all payments made up to that point are non refundable. Unlike a large hotel to whom your booking is but a fraction of their days business, you are our exclusive booking and 100% of our business for the dates that we are holding for you.. so if you cancel its a huge painful punch for us, so our booking payments are non-refundable. NO exceptions. If for some unforeseeable "Act of God & Nature" reason the Lodge needs to cancel, then ALL your booking deposits will be completely refunded.
Take a virtual tour and see the beautiful lodge. You can first tour the lodge from your computer, then email me for a private tour of the lodge.
Outdoor Wedding Location . Log Cabin Lodge and Wedding Venue near Seattle