WISCONSIN WEDDING BLOG

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We've got to admit, we're pretty proud of the variety and quality the hospitality industry in and around Madison, Wisconsin, offers! Our Wedding Planner & Guide Guest Accommodation vendors are ready to host you and your loved ones during your most memorable celebration in style! Ready to see our TOP local recommended stays for your friends and family? Scroll down to explore now!


AC HOTEL MADISON DOWNTOWN

The AC Hotel by Marriott Madison Downtown is a design-led hotel blending European style with modern comfort, offering classic, sophisticated accommodations in downtown Madison just one block from the Capitol Square! They provide elegant spaces, tranquil guestrooms, stunning Capitol views, and sleek amenities, all in their exceptional setting in the heart of the city. You and your guests will experience stylish accommodations amid the vibrant and beautiful downtown Madison with your stay at AC Hotel!



ALPINE VALLEY RESORT

Nestled in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, Alpine Valley Resort offers 120 rooms right at the base of their ski hill, overlooking their beautiful 27 hole golf course! Featuring indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs, tennis courts, mountain bike trails, ski and snowboarding hills, golf, arcade room, movie room, and more, Alpine Vallery Resort has something that each of your guests will love. Discounted group rates and blocks are available for both on and offsite weddings as well!



CAMBRIA HOTEL MADISON

Welcome your guests in style with Cambria Hotel-Madison. If you're looking for an upscale yet affordable hotel for your out-of-town friends and family Cambria Hotel Madison is proud to play a part in your big day! Alongside their stylish and sophisticated accommodations, your visitors will enjoy being near area attractions, including the Capitol Square, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the East Towne Mall, the Alliant Energy Center, and the Overture Center for the Arts!



CHULA VISTA RESORT

Enjoy the beautiful, scenic setting along the Wisconsin River at Chula Vista Resort! Comfortably able to accommodate groups of all sizes, Chula Vista offers rooms, suites, condominiums, and villas to fit your extended family! Your guests can request a river-view room at our hotel to take advantage of the breathtaking views of Wisconsin Dells. With their variety of room styles paired with affordable rates and an abundance of activities, Chula Vista is your natural choice for the perfect wedding guest accommodations!



CLARION HOTEL & SUITES AND WINTERGREEN CONFERENCE CENTER

You spend months dreaming, planning, organizing, and preparing for your wedding day, and Wintergreen Conference Center believes you deserve to relax and enjoy every moment of your wedding celebration. This charming Victorian-style boutique hotel offers couples and their guests' affordable rates, friendly service, delicious menus, and more during their stay!



COACHMAN'S GOLF RESORT

Sculpted from the heartland of Southern Wisconsin, Coachman's Golf Resort lies just southeast of Madison, in Edgerton nestled within the beautiful green countryside. At Coachman's Golf Resort, they pride themselves on the high quality of magnificent golf, superb amenities, and outstanding service they offer their valued guests! Your friends and family will enjoy their stay alongside delicious food and great rounds of golf!



COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT MADISON EAST

At the Courtyard by Marriott Madison East, you and your guests will enjoy a convenient location, modern amenities, and a relaxed travel experience with your stay. Located 5 miles from Dane County Regional Airport, their East Side hotel also offers a free shuttle to and from the transportation hub! Enjoy The Bistro, their restaurant, open for breakfast, dinner, StarbucksĀ® beverages, and evening cocktails, and in their downtime, your guests can check our there indoor pool and whirlpool during their stay!



COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT MADISON WEST | MIDDLETON

At their West Side location, Courtyard by Marriott in Middleton offers refreshing comfort in their premier spot situated near downtown, just a short drive away from the University Hospital and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After your wedding festivities, guests can retreat to their rooms and suites to enjoy the perks of free Wi-Fi, ergonomic workstations, plush bedding, indoor pools, an on-site fitness center, and much more!



DEER VALLEY LODGE

Tucked in the rolling hills of South Central Wisconsin, Deer Valley Lodge is not like any other hotel! With custom-designed hand-made furniture, themed suites, antler sconces, and much more, Deer Valley Lodge provides a unique getaway for you and your guests. Their four-story hotel offers 48 standard rooms and 14 suites-including bunk bed suites, deluxe whirlpool, as well as balcony suites.



DEVIL'S HEAD RESORT

A quiet, elegant setting, surrounded by rolling hills and beautiful countryside? Welcome to Devil's Head Resort! Alongside a complimentary suite for the wedding couple, Devil's Head offers a variety of activities for you and your guests to enjoy during your wedding weekend, including a 36-hole Championship golf course, mountain biking, indoor and outdoor pools, and whirlpool!



DOUBLETREE BY HILTON MADISON EAST

Contemporary and chic, the brand new DoubleTree by Hilton Madison East is sure to please! You and your guests will enjoy endless amenities, top-notch service, delicious cuisine, modern elegance, and classic style! Their facilities can host your friends and family groups of all sizes!



THE EDGEWATER

At The Edgewater, their versatile, glorious location right on the shores of Lake Mendota includes beautiful views from all over the hotel for you and your guests to enjoy! Your friends and families can choose from a wide variety of guest rooms, and Lake Mendota itself provides not only the greatest views in Madison but also the option of a dinner cruise and local transportation by water taxi. Don't forget to remind your guests of their incredible spa and wellness services as well!



FAIRFIELD INN AND SUITES BY MARRIOTT MADISON EAST

Your guests will enjoy a relaxing getaway to Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Madison East with convenient access to Dane County Regional Airport! Friends and family can unwind from a fun wedding weekend in their modern rooms and suites, offering luxury bedding and thoughtful amenities. In the morning, guests enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast buffet, then can head to their fitness center or indoor pool!



HAMPTON INN BY HILTON MADISON EAST

Newly renovated in 2020, the Hampton Inn by Hilton Madison East is located just off I-90, a short walk from quick bites and five minutes from East Towne Mall. They are 20 minutes from Downtown Madison, home to the University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin State Capitol, and Henry Vilas Zoo, and 15 minutes from Dane County Regional Airport! Your friends and family will enjoy free hot breakfast, WiFi, and access to their indoor pool and whirlpool.



HILTON GARDEN INN & JOHNNY'S ITALIAN STEAKHOUSE

With Hilton Garden Inn Madison Sun Prairie, you and your guests not only enjoy a sophisticated hotel in the Shoppes at Prairie Lakes but the award-winning supper club, Johnny's Italian Steakhouse! Showcasing charbroiled chops, tasty desserts, and craft cocktails, friends and family will be pleased with both their relaxing and delicious stay!



HILTON GARDEN INN MADISON WEST | MIDDLETON

Located in Greenway Station, the Hilton Garden Inn Madison West is the perfect place for you and your guests to unwind during your wedding festivities! Your friends and family will love their hotel bar and restaurant, enhanced pool, and beautiful guest rooms while you and your honey enjoy your complimentary newlywed suite!



HO-CHUNK GAMING WISCONSIN DELLS

Ho-Chunk offers premier Wisconsin Dells lodging in a resort-inspired atmosphere. Their wide selection, types, and configurations of rooms and suites feature exceptional amenities for you and your out of town guests to enjoy! Ho-Chunk Hotel and Casino provides both gaming excitement and relaxing accommodations, all in their one elegant and comfortable location.



HOLIDAY INN & SUITES MADISON WEST

Holiday Inn & Suites Madison West is the height of stunning sophistication! Their guaranteed attention to detail and caring staff will exceed your expectations during your wedding celebration weekend. Guests will enjoy the grand piano lobby bar, deluxe whirlpool suites, and Crawdaddy Cove, Madison's only indoor water park, during their stay!



HOLIDAY INN MADISON AT THE AMERICAN CENTER

At the Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center, you and your guests can relax in their deluxe guestrooms, enjoy the indoor pool, or gather in Geier's Grill and Lounge for some delicious food and drinks. Allow the professionals to take care of the details while you enjoy your wedding day!



IRON AMETHYST INN

Iron Amethyst Inn offers a beautiful and romantic getaway in a historic 1865 Italianate mansion in Mazomanie, nestled among the scenic bluffs and woods and rolling farmland of beautiful Southern Wisconsin only 20 minutes west of Madison, WI. You get a gorgeous historic mansion, five guest rooms with private baths and whirlpools, a kitchen for the caterer use, gardens, fountain, pergola, chairs, tables, and so much more. Be sure to ask about their spa services for you and your guests as well!



LAKE LAWN RESORT

Voted "2018's Best Wedding Venue, Resort, and Spa" in Walworth County, Lake Lawn Resort is the state's premier lakeside location just 10 minutes outside of Lake Geneva. Rich history, warm, natural settings, modern amenities, rolling lawns, charming courtyards, sweeping lake views, beamed ceilings, fireplaces, various room options, and delicious culinary selections all come together to make you and your guests' stay so special during your wedding celebration!



MADISON CONCOURSE HOTEL & GOVERNOR'S HOTEL

At The Madison Concourse Hotel, their experienced staff set an unprecedented standard for working with you as a couple to ensure your stay is everything you've dreamed of! At their romantic and welcoming location, your guests will feel special spending the weekend at a renowned hotel in the heart of downtown Madison. Their exclusive Governor's Club guest rooms will create a relaxing and unforgettable stay for all of your friends and family!



MADISON MARRIOTT WEST

Minutes from downtown Madison, The Madison Marriott West offers a spacious and beautiful location to host your out of town guests! Their Atrium style guestrooms feature an elegant waterfall, making it the ultimate relaxation spot for friends and family after all of the wedding festivities are over. At Madison Marriot West, their experienced staff will worry about the details so that you can focus on having the day of your dreams!



NORTH CENTRAL GROUPS

North Central Group's portfolio of 9 Hilton and Marriott hotels allows them to offer you personalized wedding packages that fit your unique style. Let them help you choose the best hotel accommodations for your special event needs!



PARK HOTEL

Surround your guests with everything Madison has to offer at the historic Park Hotel! Since 1871, Park Hotel has offered both downtown style and warm hospitality, and their staff is ready to create a memorable experience for you, your friends, and your family as you celebrate your wedding. Be sure to enjoy their unbelievable Capitol view as well!



SHERATON MADISON HOTEL

Sheraton Madison Hotel is a modern, dynamic space with ample room for your guests to stay and share in your day! Enjoy the warm service from staff, new renovations, central location near downtown, and complimentary parking. The Sheraton Madison Hotel also features a private reservation website for guest room accommodations for your own special event!



SPRINGHILL SUITES MADISON

You and your guests will love The SpringHill Suites by Marriot Madison - a new, modern, all-suite hotel located just minutes from downtown! Their spacious suites and vibrant lobbies offer flexible spaces for your friends and family to relax and spend time together during your wedding weekend! Featuring free WiFi, relaxing pools, fitness centers, 24/7 market, complimentary breakfast, and much more, SpringHill Suites is an easy choice for your guest accommodations!



SUGARLAND

Sugarland is one of Southern Wisconsin's most enchanting garden wedding sites. Imagine arriving along a tree-lined drive to a 19th Century country estate with verdant meadows and garden. Sharing the most important moment of your life in their intimate and refined country setting is truly a dream. At Sugarland, both their 1850's restored Farmhouse and Cottage are available for overnight stay to both you and guests!



WHITE OAK SAVANNA EVENTS FARM & SANCTUARY

White Oak Savanna is Southern Wisconsin's premier eco-friendly events venue on an 88-acre organic farm! They've thought of everything, including ADA compliance, ample parking, a beautiful 4-bedroom farmhouse, romantic honeymoon cottage, campsites, and so much more where you and your guests can enjoy and stay while you celebrate.



WILDERNESS HOTEL & GOLF RESORT | GLACIER CANYON LODGE

Located on 600 acres in Wisconsin Dells, Wilderness Hotel & Golf Resort is America's Largest Waterpark Resort! At The Wilderness and Glacier Canyon Lodge, they offer diverse lodging options from various hotel rooms to villas, condominiums, and luxurious cabins! Your guests will love relaxing at The Wilderness throughout your wedding festivities and enjoy the waterpark passes included with their stay!


Find the perfect spot to host your guests by viewing our full list of incredible local guest accommodations HERE!