Chestnut Mountain Resort
Do you want more pricing details?
Chestnut Mountain Resort is a banquet hall wedding venue tucked away in the unglaciated hills of Galena in northwest Illinois. This hidden gem has long been one of the midwest's most popular resort destinations since its opening in 1959. Located high above the Mississippi River, just eight scenic miles from the historic town of Galena, Chestnut Mountain Resort is the perfect venue for your special day.
Facilities and Capacity
Chestnut Mountain Resort boasts two beautiful outdoor spots for exchanging your vows. Surrounded by sweeping vistas atop a lush hill, you and your loved ones can celebrate your milestone with the Mississippi river painting a one-of-a-kind backdrop. Inside, their elegant ballroom can accommodate up to 250 people. Its floor-to-ceiling windows let in plenty of natural light, and the neutral design allows you plenty of flexibility in choosing your perfect aesthetic. During the summer months, you're welcome to book an outdoor tent and enjoy a magical evening on the perfectly manicured lawns. There, you can enjoy a breathtaking sunset and pose with loved ones, leaving you with a gorgeous wedding album to cherish forever. This resort also allows you to keep the festivities going all weekend long with overnight accommodations in their cozy, contemporary rooms.
Chestnut Mountain Resort aims to offer all-inclusive experiences for couples, making planning and day-of coordination a breeze. Their culinary team will work with you to create the perfect menu for the occasion and can cater to both traditional and international cuisine. No matter your taste, they'll adapt your experience to meet your particular preferences and budget. This venue offers detailed packages for both ceremonies and receptions. Their reception package includes the following:
- Banquet food set up and display
- Round and banquet tables
- Elegant white table linens and napkins
- A dance floor
- Lighting, heaters, fans, and electrical hook-up for tented receptions
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
What is the starting price per person for bar service?
Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
Describe your venue:
What kind of settings are available?
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
What event services do you offer?
What catering services do you offer?
What bar services do you provide?
What event items are available?
What food and beverage items are available?
What transportation and access is available?
What months are included in your peak season?
What months are included in your off-peak season?
Any other questions?Message vendor
18 ReviewsWrite a review
12 User photos
Are you interested?Message vendor
Would you like to visit?Request a visit
Wedding Coordinator: 9am-4pm
Chestnut Mountain Resort frequently asked questions
- Clean Up
- Set Up
- Cake Cutting
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Open Bar
- Premium Liquor
- Banquet Hall
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor