Making Magical Memories
You won't find a more enchanting or memorable location for your wedding ceremony, reception, or rehearsal dinner than historic Thunderbird Lake Tahoe: Lake Tahoe’s Castle-in-the-Sky and world famous Thunderbird Yacht. The old stone house and grounds provides a tranquil setting, while Lake Tahoe and the surrounding snow-capped mountains becomes the panoramic backdrop for your ceremony, your photographs, and your reception.
The waterfront gazebo and the secluded terraces connected by intricate stone pathways provide special gathering places for the enjoyment of your wedding guests. The Lighthouse Room, Conference Room, and the serene lakeside lawn are the perfect location for your special seated dinner and sunset dancing.
Delight your guests with complimentary guided tours of the buildings, grounds, and Thunderbird Yacht. In 1936, George Whittell Jr., heir to a Gold Rush fortune, spared no expense constructing his whimsical "Lake Cottage" and numerous outbuildings, ideally suited for your special day.
Celebrate for a Cause
As you begin your new life together at Thunderbird Lake Tahoe, you will help save a piece of Lake Tahoe’s historic past.
We hope that you will make it your tradition to celebrate your wedding anniversary at Thunderbird Lake Tahoe year-after-year. See our Rental Rates & Policies or call (775) 832-8752 for more information.
Thunderbird Lake Tahoe is operated by Thunderbird Lodge Preservation Society, a 501(c)(3) public charity. A portion of the fees you pay for your ceremony, reception, or rehearsal dinner are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.