Washington School House Hotel is a charming wedding venue in the heart of Park City, Utah. The historic stone building boasts 16-foot ceilings, beautiful chandeliers, and antique furnishings.
Here’s what you need to know to start planning your wedding at Washington School House Hotel.
Washington School House Hotel Wedding Info
Originally built as a school more than 100 years ago this hotel is now all about luxury and elegance. It is steps away from Main Street in Park City and located directly under a ski lift with a backdrop of trees, mountains, and houses in the traditional mining town style.
Weddings are hosted at the Washington School House Hotel year-round.
Wedding Ceremony Site
The outdoor ceremony site is on a lovely patio on the property with historic Park City charm. The schoolhouse building is behind your guests and your ceremony looks up onto the mountain covered with trees, historic homes, and ski runs.
The indoor ceremony site is in the main dining room, which features a large mirror from a French Opera House, a large fireplace, and a chandelier made of antlers.
Wedding Reception Site
This is a smaller venue, but it is perfect for a flowing cocktail reception.
Bridal Suite/ Getting Ready Rooms
There are 13 rooms available at the Washington School House Hotel that couples can reserve.
Other unique amenities
This is a wonderful spot for couples who want an intimate wedding in a historic setting with elegant touches. It has won several awards as an outstanding wedding venue.
Part of the cost of the venue rental includes rooms at the hotel, so you and your guests can spend time sitting by the pool or the firepit on the deck and enjoying the mountain air.
What is the capacity?
The hotel can accommodate 40 guests for a ceremony and 50 guests for a cocktail reception, held either inside or outdoors.
Where is the location?
Washington School House is in the heart of Park City, just off Main Street. It is roughly 45 minutes from Salt Lake City International Airport.
How many weddings are hosted on-site each day?
One wedding is hosted at the hotel each day.
Are there any time or noise restrictions?
Outdoor noise must cease at 11 PM.
Is this venue ADA-accessible?
This venue is ADA-accesible.
What is the pet policy?
Pets under 45 pounds can take part in the ceremony. There is a charge for them to stay overnight in the hotel.
Washington School House Hotel Wedding Cost
Reserve Washington School House from $7,000 per night during off-season (spring or fall) to $18,000 per night during peak season (winter). These base fees are subject to change and the hotel will create a custom quote for you.
Reserving the space requires a buy-out of the entire venue, including the 13 guest rooms. Events often require a two-night minimum stay.
Wedding Catering and Lodging
What are the catering options?
Washington School House Hotel has an on-site culinary team who will work with the couple to curate a menu. They also offer an in-house pastry chef for creating your perfect wedding cake.
Washington School House Hotel does allow outside vendors for catering. However, they will not have access to the prep kitchen or serving materials. There is no additional fee for outside vendors.
What are the included decor options and restrictions?
You really don’t need much in the way of decor at Washington School House Hotel, but you are welcome to bring in flowers.
What are the lodging (on-site or nearby) options?
There are 13 rooms at the Washington School House Hotel that can accommodate up to 33 people.
There are also multiple hotels within walking distance in Park City.
What are the check-in/check-out times for guests staying overnight?
Check-in is at 3 PM and check-out is at 11 AM.
Is there an in-house wedding planner or day-of coordinator?
Washington School House has a staff to assist during the event. They recommend hiring a wedding planner to coordinate all details of the wedding for a seamless event.
What are some nearby attractions?
Park City is literally at your feet at the Washington School House Hotel. Hit Main Street for excellent shopping and restaurants, or browse the art museums. There are also countless hiking, biking, and walking trails nearby. During the winter, ski some of Utah’s best snow at Park City Mountain Resort or Deer Valley.
Washington School House Hotel Contact Info
For more information, please contact the venue at email@example.com or 435-649-3800.
Washington School House Hotel
543 Park Ave
Park City, Utah 84060
Why you should get married at Washington School House Hotel
A wedding at Washington School House Hotel is an intimate affair where you and your guests have an entire historic Park City building to yourselves. There are luxurious touches both in the guest rooms and common areas, and a top-notch staff waiting to help with your every desire.
The gourmet kitchen will keep you all well-fed, and your ceremony and reception will take place in elegant surroundings against a backdrop of the mountains that surround Park City.
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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.