Granlibakken Tahoe is a hotel and rustic wedding venue located in Tahoe City, California. Located in a secluded valley minutes away from Lake Tahoe, this family-owned resort boasts 74 acres of breathtaking spaces suitable for weddings and special occasions. From picturesque Summer weddings to idyllic Winter wonderland celebrations, Granlibakken offers the hospitality and ambience of a bygone era combined with today’s amenities and comforts.
Facilities and Capacity
Granlibakken Tahoe has indoor and outdoor spaces ideal for weddings of up to 120 guests. The Big Pine Lodge Lawn is tucked away from the rest of the resort and fits 100 people. An outdoor deck opens to a sprawling lawn and natural landscaping including Ponderosa and Jeffrey pines. The Mountain/Garden Deck features a stage and can sit 120 guests. For a warm and inviting setting for 75 to 100 guests. The Mountain Ballroom is a 5,400-square-foot space with 16-foot ceilings and a flexible layout that can fit up to 120 guests. Big Pine Living Room is reminiscent of the great room of an old Tahoe lodge and featuring an all-wood interior, open beam architecture, and fireplace, accommodates 45 guests and is great for rehearsal dinners, welcome receptions, or farewell brunches.
The friendly staff at Granlibakken Tahoe are happy to create a one-of-a-kind ambiance reflective of your style and budget. Granlibakken Tahoe offers packages that include:
- Venue Coordinator
- Get-ready Rooms
- Setup and Cleanup
Granlibakken Tahoe offers a menu of seasonal dishes prepared by Chef Gene Roberts. Couples choose from a variety of dishes for sit-down or modified buffet dining. Beer, wine, and liquor packages are available, as well as open and cash bar. Other catering services available include:
- Cocktail reception
- Hors d'oeuvres
Granlibakken Tahoe offers lodging options such as individual rooms, suites, studios, and townhouses inspired by the splendor of the Sierras. All rooms are equipped with tea and coffee service, hair dryer, TVs, and WiFi.
Start your weekend off with an adventure at the Treetop Adventure Park, or liesurely drift down the Truckee River with the Truckee River Rafting Company. From hiking and biking to swimming and river-rafting, Granlibakken offers wonderful activities to make your wedding weekend extra special. Granlibakken Tahoe is prime location for your Lake Tahoe exploration! Located just a few hours from the Bay Area and an hour from Reno/Tahoe International Airport.
Granlibakken Tahoe has been an integral part of making Lake Tahoe memories for generations. In the 1940s, Norwegian ski jumper Kjell "Rusty" Rustad leased the valley, added amenities, and gave Granlibakken its Norwegian name, which means “hill sheltered by trees.” This ski hill is still in use, and Granlibakken Tahoe prides itself in providing unique adventures to year-round visitors.
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