Viking Cove

8 Mile Mud Bay Road, Haines, AK 99827 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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Guest capacity 20 to 150
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About Viking Cove

Viking Cove is a private country park wedding venue situated in Haines, Alaska. This property was constructed on the shores of North America’s deepest fjord and offers breathtaking vistas wherever you look. This one-of-a-kind site allows couples and their guests to escape the noise and hustle of everyday life. Here, you can immerse yourself within nature creating unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime.

Facilities and Capacity

Surrounded by a magical mountain range and ancient glaciers, the venue provides a range of indoor and outdoor event spaces that pay homage to its mythical backdrop. The oceanfront and luscious woodland canopy are ideal for those dreaming of a summertime ceremony immersed in nature. These quaint and picturesque settings can be configured in a variety of ways and make for incredible photo opportunities that will be treasured for a lifetime. Tranquil cocktail hours can also take place outside next to the large boulder firepit. Furnished with Adirondack chairs and handmade picnic tables, guests can relax, rejoice, and admire the magnificent vistas. An expansive barn with traditional sliding doors can be used for indoor ceremonies and receptions that rub long into the night. This 2000 square foot barn can be decorated and arranged in several ways to create the dream wedding you’ve always envisioned. All event areas can host celebrations between 50-120 people.

Services Offered

The friendly staff at Viking Cove will be on-hand throughout your planning process to help however they can. Upon your arrival, they will assist with the event setup and breakdown at the end of the celebration. You can also be provided with an extensive list of reliable vendors who have previously served events at the cove. This can include caterers, bar services, entertainers, photographers, officiants, florists, transporters, and more. Custom wedding decor featuring pieces inspired by The Last Frontier may also be rented.

Accommodations

There is a range of five cozy guest rooms on-site that can sleep up to 20 guests. The Chinook is a two-bedroom ground floor apartment with a private decking area. Moments away from the firepit and boasting impressive views of the woods and mountains, the Chinook has proved a popular choice in the past. Couples and guests will find a pathway to a meadow and the cove’s beach. Ideal for newlyweds, the Crow is a luxurious cabin surrounded by a patio area and woodland. Couples will discover comfortable bedding, a large walk-in shower, and an adjoining sauna for ultimate relaxation.

Ceremony Only

There is a wonderful "ceremony only" option for couples to share vows with a lovely selection of ceremonial settings on property. Perfect for smaller wedding parties, Viking Cove offers full or half day options. There is also an ala carte menu that has many choices including among many, a welcome reception, and rooms for wedding party preparation.

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Tables by fire pit with view
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First look on view deck
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Passage with Rainbow Glacier
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Stonehenge fire pit
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Meadow and Orca cabin
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Acoustic accompaniment
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A gown awaits
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Beach grass boardwalk
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Locally grown luscious foods
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2 Reviews for Viking Cove

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    Susie · Married on 06/17/2017

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    Beautiful wedding venue & stay

    My husband and I had our wedding here in June of 2017 with about 40 guests. The setting is absolutely BEAUTIFUL! The weather was not cooperative (it snowed up on the pass!), so even though we had our ceremony on the beach, we ended up having our dinner and party mostly indoors, and it was really nice that this was an option. Kim was so friendly and helpful but also gave us our space and privacy, which was perfect. We had the best rehearsal dinner in the house, she cooked the food and was the BEST hostess. We HIGHLY recommend Viking Cove!!

    Sent on 03/24/2020

    Viking Cove's reply:

    Susie, it was a pleasure to have your friends and family there. Such a lovely group of people and a perfect Alaska wedding!

Viking Cove Pricing

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Viking Cove FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 6000
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 4500
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 6000
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 4500
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Parking
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    150
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    20
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    7
  • Describe your venue:
    Barn
    Beach
    Park
    Waterfront
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Rentals
    Liability Insurance
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Cocktail Reception
    Family Style
    Server(s)
  • What event items are available?
    Altar/Arch
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    China
    Flatware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Shuttle
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    April
    November
    December

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  • 8 Mile Mud Bay Road Haines, AK, 99827 See on map
    800-572-8006 (Phone number)
    949-412-8358 (Other Phone Number)
    October 1 - May 14: M-F 10-4 May 15 - September 30 - M-F 9-5
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