Homestead Resort in Midway, Utah is a lovely place to have a destination wedding. The property offers a variety of activities and lodging options so couples and guests can expand their celebrations for any time frame they choose.
Grounds have recently been updated to give couples a variety of options when it comes to ceremony sites – including a bridge looking down into a large natural hot spring at the center of the property.
Here is what you need to know to start planning your wedding at Homestead Resort.
Homestead Resort Wedding Info
Homestead Resort is recently refurbished and ready to welcome guests into an amazing farm-like setting. Located towards the east end of the Heber Valley the Homestead has rolling lawns and beautiful terraces along the banks of two lakes on the property. The resort also features a large golf course, several restaurants, and swimming and diving in the “crater,” the property’s hot spring.
The best months to host a wedding at Homestead Resort are April through October.
Wedding Ceremony Sites
There are several outdoor ceremony sites available at Homestead Resort. You can say your vows in a quaint gazebo or on a grand lawn by the lake. If you are feeling adventurous you could hold your ceremony on a wrought iron bridge on top of the crater looking down into the hot spring below. In winter months ceremonies can take place under a lovely tent on the patio.
Wedding Reception Site
Receptions at Homestead are held in the Garden room and patio which can accommodate cocktail receptions, sit-down dinners, and dancing. There are sweeping views of the Heber Valley and the Uintah Mountains beyond them.
Bridal Suite/ Getting Ready Rooms
Rooms are available for members of the wedding party to prepare prior to the ceremony. Couples are also given a complimentary room in the hotel.
Other unique amenities
Homestead Resort offers an “all in one” experience for you and your guests. The lodging on the grounds allows you to spend time together and still gives you all personal space. There also are multiple activities to please an entire range of personalities and needs.
Couples holding their weddings at the Homestead Resort are given two complimentary nights in a honeymoon suite and use of the grounds for engagement and bridal photos.
What is the capacity?
Homestead Resort can accommodate up to 300 guests for an indoor/outdoor event and 150 for an indoor event.
Where is the location?
Homestead Resort is located in the town of Midway, Utah, but really feels like a small village. Lodging is located in a series of houses and buildings interconnected by paths leading to the main building which houses shops, a pool, and restaurants.
How many weddings are hosted on-site each day?
One wedding is held each day.
Are there any time or noise restrictions?
Events must end by 11 pm.
Is this venue ADA-accessible?
This venue is ADA-accessible.
What is the pet policy?
Check with the venue before you bring your furry friends.
Homestead Resort Wedding Cost
Wedding and reception packages start at $7,500. This includes the ceremony and reception spaces, a wooden dance floor, table settings and linens, tables for the cake, guest book, and gifts, as well as the bar set up and bartender. Food and beverages are an additional charge and a minimum spend of $10,000 is required.
Wedding Catering and Lodging
What are the catering options?
The Homestead Resort is a full-service venue offering in-house catering. They pride themselves on classic American fare made with locally sourced ingredients. Their salads are especially amazing.
As part of the wedding package, the couple is offered menu tastings with the chef.
What are the included decor options and restrictions?
All couples must approve any decor being brought in with the Homestead event staff.
What are the lodging (on-site or nearby) options?
The Homestead Resort offers many lodging options from individual guest rooms, to suites, to condos that can house entire families. All rooms have outdoor spaces such as patios or balconies.
There are also several other hotels close to the resort including Zermatt Utah Resort and Spa, The Invited Inn Bed and Breakfast, and Worldmark Midway.
What are the check-in/check-out times for guests staying overnight?
Check-in time is 4 PM and check-out time is 11 AM.
Is there an in-house wedding planner or day-of coordinator?
Homestead Resort has an on-site wedding manager who works with the bride and groom to coordinate the details of their wedding.
What are some nearby attractions?
The Homestead Resort offers a whole list of activities for guests including golfing, swimming, horseback riding, and fly fishing.
The property is near the town of Midway, Utah which is home to dozens of charming shops and seems to have a festival happening at all times. Heber Valley Milk and Artisan Cheese is a working dairy that offers tours, and the Heber Valley Railroad offers 90-minute train rides through the picturesque countryside.
For more information, please contact Jamie Leatham at 435-657-3856 or email email@example.com.
700 North Homestead Drive
Midway, UT 84049
Why you should get married at Homestead Resort
Homestead Resort is an ideal place for a wedding if you want to have a celebration that goes beyond the ceremony and reception. There are many activities available on the grounds so that you and your guests can spend an entire weekend (or more) enjoying each other’s company and relaxing. When it is time for the main event you can be assured that every detail will be perfect, that the Heber Valley will be an ideal setting, and that everyone will leave with wonderful memories.
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*Updated in May 2023 to reflect current wedding information. Please always confirm pricing and details with the venue, as items are subject to change