Traditional Mountain Elegance with Classic Beauty This is the mountain resort wedding you’ve been dreaming of. Create your ideal wedding at a fairy-tale resort against the backdrop of Great Smoky Mountains.

Everything you imagined and more..

Opened in 1948, Nantahala Village Resort offers breath-taking views with a rustic but modern backdrop that blends seamlessly with the timeless elegance of this historic resort. At Nantahala Village, you can have it all, from rehearsal dinner and farewell brunch to ceremony and reception. We also offer accommodations, amenities, and activities for your guests ensuring their stay is nothing short of amazing.  Nantahala Village boasts scenic paths, stone walkways lined by tall billowing trees and shrubbery. We have several romantic, lovely venues for you to choose from so that your wedding day is just as you imagine.

Your wedding at Nantahala Village Resort will be a day to remember... In a setting you will never forget!

A dream wedding destination, in the Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina with majestic views as far as Tennessee, Nantahala Village Resort offers the perfect setting for your wedding day with all the beauty Mother Nature can possibly offer.

Venue Rental Includes

  • White Chairs for Ceremony and/or Reception
  • Round Reception Tables v Event set up and take down
  • Bride’s room inside the Lodge for getting ready
  • Preferred Vendor List
  • Room Blocks for Wedding Guests - 10% discount on lodging

Prior to event date: Payment:
Venue Fee: 100% Paid Upon Signing Contract
Lodging Fee: 100% Paid Upon Booking Catering Packages (all food and beverage):
50% Paid Upon Menu Selection, remaining
50% Paid 30-60 days prior to Wedding date.

Please call for pricing details.

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The Meadow:

The lush green meadow by the pond provides a romantic outdoor setting for your ceremony or reception. Facility Rental Fee: $2,000 *Maximum Attendance: 250 Guests

The Sky Deck:

The Sky Deck offers majestic mountain views as your backdrop for a beautiful outdoor ceremony or reception. Facility Rental Fee: $2,000 *Maximum Attendance: 150 Guests

The Mountain Overlook Lawn:

With the best views on property The Mountain Overlook provides a picturesque backdrop with mountain views as far as the eye can see a perfect outdoor setting for your ceremony or reception. Facility Rental Fee: $2,000 *Maximum Attendance: 250 Guests

The Phoenix Deck:

This covered outdoor event deck has a rustic mountain feel with amazing mountain views. It is our personal favorite reception site. Facility Rental Fee: $2,000 *Maximum Attendance: 200 Guests

The Dining Room:

This indoor venue offers an elegant atmosphere with an outdoor patio with spectacular views. This is a popular choice for Rehearsal Dinners and indoor events. Facility Rental Fee: $2,000 *Maximum Attendance: 150 Guests

The Banquet Room:

The Banquet Room is a standard indoor venue space commonly used for conferences, events, and indoor receptions. Facility Rental Fee: $2,000 *Maximum Attendance: 100 Guests

The Nantahala Bar:

This indoor bar offers indoor and outdoor seating an elegant atmosphere to host a beautiful cocktail hour for your guests. Facility Rental Fee: $500 *Maximum Attendance: 100 Guests


Attention to detail is our specialty. Nantahala Village is thrilled to present culinary talent with attention to detail, customization and passion for creating beautiful and mouthwatering cuisine. The catering for your special day will be provided by our top notch culinary team with professional service to attend to your guests. Our team of professionals are experts in creating the best culinary styles for buffet, creative stations and sit down plated service. Our menus will include the freshest ingredients available from our region.