Hill’s Resort Wedding at Pristine Priest Lake Idaho

Hill's Resort Wedding at Priest Lake Idaho

Welcome to one of America’s rare wild places: Hill’s Resort at pristine Priest Lake, Idaho. Available September through June, Hills Resort is the perfect destination for jaw dropping scenery far from the interstate with accommodations.  Priest Lake is a crystal clear waterfront surrounded by the towering Selkirk Mountains. Several peaks reach to over 7,000’. This venue has a classic Pacific Northwest cabin lodge feel. You’ll feel as if you’ve stepped back in time to an untouched wild scene. This wild backdrop is perfect for your wedding photos. Couples have stated that staff was helpful every step of the way and the food was fabulous.

About a Hill’s Resort Wedding at Priest Lake Idaho

4777 W Lakeshore Rd

Priest Lake, ID 83856

Hill’s Resort, a stunning venue at the shore of Priest Lake was founded in 1946 as a recreational center. This venue is all about outdoor fun. Hill’s Resort has been recognized for its recreational attributes and fantastic cabin accommodations. Lodging features weathered cedar siding, a stone fireplace, knotty-pine paneling and the exquisite smell of fir trees. There are forest and lakeview cabins, chalets and condominiums available to the wedding party and guests.

This pristine lake and mountains venue is around 90 miles from Spokane or Coeur d’Alene. It is 15 minutes from Nordman, ID. The property also includes a marina, restaurant, hiking trails, swimming and more for guests to enjoy throughout the year. Hill’s Resort is full of historical and natural beauty that makes this venue the perfect backdrop for unforgettable wedding photos.

Details of the Grounds

Hill’s Resort can accommodate weddings of up to 150 guests in its indoor event spaces or outside on the beach or with lake views. Being able to move indoors is a great perk for this venue that hosts many weddings through the colder months. Hill’s Resort offers many food styles and catering options with a full kitchen staff. Be sure to try one of their dishes with locally harvested huckleberries!

In addition to the venue’s gorgeous surroundings, the Hill’s Resort team is professional, helpful, and flexible. The staff‘s care truly takes the stress out of the wedding planning process.

Being on the west side of Priest Lake, this venue rarely becomes too hot for guests in the warmer months. In the cooler months, roaring fires keep the venue warm and comfortable.

What to Expect Throughout the Seasons

In the May or June you can expect blooming flowers, birds chirping, and waves lapping the shores. The lawns are bright green and the mountains will still be capped with snow.

September, October and November are quite dramatic as the scenery changes colors. The Tamaracks change colors from September to November. You can expect the lake to be calm and glass like. Ceremonies on the shore with lively fall colors are perfect for any wedding ceremony.

Winters at Hill’s Resort are a magical ordeal as pristine snow glistens around the property. The lake is frozen over but warmth can be found by a bonfire or around the hearth. You could choose a warm and cozy indoor wedding. Or get married with the snowflakes falling and some twinkle lights or candles placed in the snow.

Photography Opportunities

Outdoor event spaces at Hill’s Resort are visually spectacular, surrounded by towering trees and even taller mountain ranges. The lakes views are gorgeous and a delight to see in the fall through spring months when the lake is peaceful with mirror-like clarity. The lake waters make a stunning backdrop for an outdoor ceremony or quick photo op.

Indoor event spaces are warm, rustic, and characteristically PNW cabin lodge. The wood textures and stone hearths make beautiful photo opportunities.

Wedding Details

Hill’s Resort is ready to customize a wedding package for you. Your package could include using the grounds for any or all of your wedding events.

You will need to bring in most of your wedding needs. But they do have bench seating for up to 150 guests and A/V equipment available.

Aside from all things wedding, this rare gem of a venue is suitable for family, business, conferences or church gatherings. With many indoor and outdoor activities available, couples and guests can find their favorite thing to do. This venue can host everything from the engagement party, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, the actual wedding ceremony, and the reception. With indoor event rooms for 30-90, this venue is an excellent place for elopements as well. There are 46 accommodations available in various configurations to sleep 2-12 guests per unit.

Hill's Resort Wedding at Priest Lake Idaho

Hill’s Resort Wedding at Priest Lake Idaho

Hill’s Resort Wedding at Priest Lake Idaho

Couples who want a unique lake front destination should check out Hill’s Resort in Idaho. This venue features an abundance of PNW cabin beauty paired with stunning landscapes. Be sure to learn more about the venues rich history while enjoying the rustic charm. This beautiful north Idaho venue is a wonderful place to host an indoor or outdoor wedding.

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