Santa Fe, NM Weddings: Venues and Referrals

I would like to offer a helpful list of referral services to make your wedding planning in Santa Fe, New Mexico easier. Most of these locations are also lodging. Some will charge for the wedding location site, some will not. I am familiar with most of these vendors services and would recommend them. ~ Irene Swain, Non-Denominational Minister & Wedding Officiant

Small Chapels, Hotels, Resorts

Musicians

Galleries, Museums, Public Sites

Cakes & Caterers

Small Hotels, Inns, B & B’s, Private Residences

Hair & Makeup

Locations Outside Santa Fe Proper

 Wedding Transportation

Photographers

Wedding Planner

Video

Wedding Minister/Officiant

Florists

Small Chapels, Hotels and Resorts in Santa Fe, NM

Garden Room Chapel at the Home of Irene Swain, Non-Denominational Minister & Wedding Officiant

Attached to my home; offered to couples for a cozy, intimate ceremony. 505-983-1799. www.santafenmweddings.com/chapel.html

La Capilla de Santa Fe, Chapel at The Lodge at Santa Fe

505-992-5800, close to downtown. New intimate mission style chapel. Also inside and outside locations. www.lodgeatsantafe.com

Bishop’s Lodge Resort and Bishop Lamy Chapel

505-983-6377, intimate, historic Bishop Lamy chapel. Also beautiful inside and outside locations. www.bishopslodge.com (temporarily closed for remodel)

La Posada Resort and Spa

505-986-0000, downtown (outside and inside). www.laposada.rockresorts.com

La Fonda Hotel

505-982-5511, downtown (inside and outside). www.lafondasantafe.com

Encantado Four Seasons Resort

505-946-5700, indoor and outdoor sites, beautiful land and views. www.fourseasons.com/santafe

Inn and Spa at Loretto

505-988-5531, downtown (inside and outside), also penthouse with balcony. www.innatloretto.com

Eldorado Hotel and La Capilla de Oro

505-988-4455, downtown, indoor chapel plus other indoor and outdoor sites including 2 penthouses with large balconies. www.eldoradohotel.com

Hotel St. Francis

505-983-5700, downtown (outside and inside). www.hotelstfrancis.com

Hilton Santa Fe

505-988-2811, downtown (inside and outside). http://www.3.hilton.com/en/hotels/new-mexico/hilton-santa-fe-historic-plaza-SFEHIHF/index.html

Drury Plaza Hotel

505-424-2175, downtown (inside and outside), www.druryplazasantafe.com

Galleries, Museums, and Public Sites Available for Weddings in Santa Fe, NM

Gerald Peters Gallery

505-954-5721, close to downtown. Beautiful gallery rooms and outside garden. www.gpgallery.com

Teresa Neptune Studio/Gallery

505-982-0016, close to downtown. Intimate historic building and beautiful garden. www.SantaFeWedding.love

El Zaguan Historic Garden

505-983-2567, Beautiful intimate garden for small wedding on Canyon Rd. www.historicsantafe.org/el-zaguan

Audubon Society Randall Davey Center

505-983-4609, Beautiful outside grounds and inside historic home. www.nm.audubon.org

Museum of International Folk Art Museum Hill

505-476-1200, 505-476-1203, close to downtown. outside and inside locations, open air with great views, www.internationalfolkart.org

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture Museum Hill

505-476-1269, close to downtown outside and inside locations, open air with great views. www.indianartsandculture.org

Santa Fe Botanical Garden across from Museum Hill

505-471-9103, Beautiful outside location for intimate or large weddings, ww.santafebotanicalgarden.org

Museum of Fine Arts & St. Francis Auditorium

505-476-5068, downtown on the plaza, historic building and courtyard. www.mfasantafe.org

Shidoni Foundry & Gallery

505- 988-8001, (outside grounds), www.shidoni.com

Quail Run

505-986-2200, (outside and inside). Has a beautiful courtyard. wwwquailrunsantafe.com

Institute of American Indian Arts

505-424-2384, Has Native American Hogan and other sites on beautiful grounds. www.iaia.edu

The Scottish Rite Center

505-982-4414, (downtown). A little theater for a dramatic event. Also large outside walled in patio. Great party room. Historic building. www.nmscottishrite.org

Hyde Memorial State Park

505-983-7175 (on road to ski basin), contact Park Ranger. Has an area with building and outside location.

Pecos National Mounument

505-757-7241 (in Pecos outside Santa Fe), beautiful outside ruins in the park. Must get permission from Park Ranger for use. www.nps.gov/pecos

Small Hotels, Inns, B & B’s, Private Residences in Santa Fe, NM

Hotel Santa Fe

505-982-1200, downtown. inside and outside locations. Has a teepee outside for small wedding. www.hotelsantafe.com

Inn of the Anasazi

505-988-3030, downtown. Has a library with fire place. www.innoftheanasazi.com

Hotel Chimayo

505-988-4900, downtown. Has a courtyard to use for the wedding ceremony. www.hotelchimayo.com

Inn on the Alameda

505-984-2121, downtown (inside and outside), www.innonthealameda.com

Inn of the Governors

505-982-4333, downtown, www.innofthegovernors.com

Don Gaspar Inn

505-986-8664, close to downtown. Intimate patio outside and small inside area. www.dongaspar.com

Vanessie Santa Fe Inn and Restaurant

505-984-1193, downtown. www.vanessiesantafe.com

El Paradero Bed and Breakfast

505-988-1177, close to downtown. www.elparadero.com

Casa Cuma B & B

505-216-7516, close to downtown (outside and inside). www.casacuma.com

El Corazon de Santa Fe

505-820-0850, downtown. Condos with courtyards. www.elcorazondesantafe.com

Ravens Ridge B & B

505-988-1288, some miles from downtown. Sumptuous gardens & bird watching, www.RavensRidgeCasita.com

El Farolito & Four Kachinas Inn

505-988-1631, close to downtown, www.farolito.com & www.fourkachinas.com

Ten Thousand Waves

505-982-9304. Spa toward ski basin area that also has guest cottages. www.tenthousandwaves.com

Las Palomas Inn

505-982-5560. close to downtown, various-type rooms, intimate indoor space. www.laspalomas.com

El Rey Inn

505-982-1931. Quaint old Santa Fe motel. www.elreyinnsantafe.com

The Compound Restaurant

505-982-4353. close to downtown, on Canyon Road. Beautiful outside patio and inside with great food. www.compoundrestaurant.com

Gabriel’s Restaurant

505-455-7000. North of Santa Fe close to the Opera.  Outside patio and inside with great views for a small intimate wedding and dinner. Great New Mexican food. www.restauranteur.com/gabriels/

Dream Catcher Ranchito

505-474-4007 (inside and outside). Guesthouse with large outside area, horses and llamas. www.dreamcatcherranchito.com

Santa Fe Vacation Rentals

855-341-9528, close to downtown. Offers beautiful homes for lodging and weddings. www.santaferentals.com

Casas de Santa Fe

505-466-3666,close to downtown, Beautiful historic homes and guest homes. www.casasdesantafe.com

Locations Outside Santa Fe, NM Proper

El Rancho de las Golondrinas

505-471-2261, in La Cienega outside Santa Fe. Historic Spanish Ranch with beautiful grounds, old chapel, and modern inside and outside areas. www.golondrinas.org

Hacienda Dona Andrea

505-424-8995. Close to Madrid. Beautiful old Hacienda with lovely patio overlooking Ortiz Mountains. You and your whole wedding party can stay there. https://haciendadonaandrea.com

La Mesita Ranch Estate

505-412-9921. North of Santa Fe. Beautiful ranch, spacious grounds with guest housing. lamesitaranchestate.com

 Ojo Caliente Mineral Spring

800-222-9162. Adobe Round Barn and beautiful outside country setting. www.ojospa.com

Origin

505-747-2374. (Northern NM), Luxury guest resort and art cave. www.originnewmexico.com

Casa Escondida

505-351-4805, in Chimayo. www.casaescondida.com

El Mesòn de la Centinela

505-351-2280, in Chimayo. www.innatchimayo.com

Rancho Manzana

505-351-2227, in Chimayo. 250-year-old hacienda B&B with apple orchard for the ceremony. www.ranchomanzana.com

Old School House

505-473-3090, in Cerrillios. Historic Stone Amphitheater style Ruin, nice outdoor site; old school gym.

Heart Seed Retreat & Gallery

505-471-7026, in Cerrillios. www.heart-seed.com

JW Eaves Movie Ranch

505-474-3045, outside Santa Fe. Western movie set; also has chapel. www.eavesmovieranch.com

Pecos Bar X Bar Ranch

505-757-8500. High in the mountains one hour from Santa Fe, outdoor & western wedding site, small lodge. www.pecosbarxbar.com

Estrella de Norte Vineyard

505-455-2826, north of Santa Fe. Beautiful grounds, stables with small inside. www.estrelladelnorte.com

Hacienda Del Cerezo

505-982-8000, north of Santa Fe. Inn with beautiful views (outside and inside sites). www.haciendadelcerezo.com

Photographers

Insight Foto

505-988-1424, www.insightfoto.com

Eric Cousineau

505-795-8158, www.ericcousineau.com

Vladimir Chaloupka Photography & Video

505-490-9184. Photojournalist approach to wedding photography, www.vladfoto.com

Melanie West Photography

505-471-4995. Artful, joyous and distinct wedding photography for all budgets, www.melaniewestphotography.com

Ginger Russell

505-577-7331, www.gingerrussell.com

Two Birds Studio, Robin Parrott

505-429-9100, www.robinparrott.com

Jane Bernard

505-983-8399, Wedding Photojournalist, www.janebernard.com

Twin Lens, Kitty & Craig Fritz

505-750-3456. Specializing in documentary style weddings, www.twinlensimage.com

Brandon Soder

210-744-3582, www.soderphotography.com

Lynn Roylance

505-660-4966, www.lynnroylance.com

Blue Rose Studios

505-266-5292, www.bluerosestudios.com

Kyle Zimmerman Photography

Timeless Black & White wedding photography. www.kylezimmermanphotography.com

Inga Hendrickson

917-575-5877, Santa Fe wedding photographer. www.ingafoto.com

RGB Photography

505-820-1891, www.rgbweddings.com

Shoot the Cake

575-770-7157, www.shoot-the-cake.com

Carolyn Wright

505-471-3212, www.thephotostudio.com

Fizelwink Photography, Ryan Thomas Young

505-307-1383, www.fizelwink.com

Jeffrey Willis Photography

814-397-5672, www.willisarts.com

Forever Hooked Wedding Photography

505-577-1555, www.foreverhooked.com

Kerry Gallagher Photography

505-316-2757, kerrygallagherimages.com

Kerry Sherck Photography

347-617-3861, Contemporary Wedding Photography, www.kerrysherckphotography.com

Vivi Photography, Liz Mackenzie

808-729-2651, viviphotography.net

Arielei Kinzer Photography

505-690-3809, arieleikinzerphotography.com

Kerry Sherck Photography

347-617-3861, kerrysherckphotography.com

Video

Scenic Vision

505-983-1940, www.santafevideo.com

Insight Foto

505-988-1424, www.insightfoto.com

Luminance Pictures, Sarah Kanafani

505-301-1668. Specializing in creative cinematography. www.luminancepictures.com

Jack Lee Wedding Videos

505-552-2506, weddings.jacklee.biz

Florists in Santa Fe, NM

Margaret Bost

505-982-4143, www.santafefloral.com

Artichokes and Pomegranates

505-820-0044, www.artichokesandpomegranates.com

Amanda’s Flowers

505-473-9212, www.amandasflowers.net.

Andrea Soorikian

505-983-3482, www.andreasoorikian.com.

Marisa’s Milleflori

505-984-1005. Classic elegance with a modern twist. www.apassionflower.com

Cutting Edge Flowers

505-424-3431, www.cuttingedgeflowers.com

Bloomstream Flowers-Rebecca Withers

505-577-6098, Artisan florist creating swoon-worthy bouquets, www.bloomstreamflowers.com

Viva Flora

541-515-1120. Botanical Design Studio, www.vivaflorastudio.com

Whole Foods Market

505-992-1700. Cash and carry, 753 Cerrillos Rd., Santa Fe, NM

Musicians in Santa Fe, NM

Absolute Entertainment

Live music, the band Soulstice, DJ and audio services, www.musicsantafe.com

Miriam Shilling

505-455-9201, Harpist. Classical, contemporary, pop, religious. Willing to learn new music. harpist-miriamshilling.com

Primavera, Carol Hawkins

505-660-6008, Live classical music, flute, strings, piano, trumpet, solo to quartet. www.santafeprimavera.com

Anela Lauren

808-639-4356, Harpist, www.KauaiAnela.com

Ellen Chavez de Leitner

505-920-9728, Violinist, www.chavezdeleitner.com

Ramona Witt

816-679-2874, Singer of Songs

Robert Sequoia

505-603-9010, Guitarist, Composer, www.robertsequoia.com

David Yard

505- 986-1753, Guitarist. www.classicalguitargallery.com

Omar Villanueva

505-507-0355, Guitarist, Singer. www.losamigosnewmexico.com

Robert Leon

505-204-5732, Classical – Flamenco Guitar, robertleonmusic@gmail.com

John P. Martinez

505-239-2154, Guitarist Extrordinaire, “From Bach to Rock.” www.mlsabq.com

Los Primos

505-839-2286, Guitar quartet and vocal, www.theserenata.com

Buena Ventura, Marachis

505-204- 2618, Joanna. All female Marachi group.

Wayne Wesley Johnson

505-474-3903, Jazz nuevo, Flamenco, Fingerstyle Guitarist, www.gigmasters.com/jazz/wayne-wesley-johnson

Sounds of Romance, Hyda Maria Dougherty

505-986-9916, American Indian flute and Renaissance recorder music.

Ronald Roybal Music

505-466-2242, Native Flute & Spanish Guitar, www.ronaldroybal.com

Order of the Thistle Pipes and Drum

Bagpipes, wwwsfotpd.ipage.com

High Desert Pipes and Drums

505-203-9633, Bill Horn, Bagpipe Major

Tapestry Variety Show Band/Abacus Entertainment

505-730-9117. Talented 11 piece band & voice: Rhythm & Blues, Jazz, Country, Latin, Rock, Blues; DJ and event planning. www.abacusentertainment.net.

Mike Vetter

505-296-7224, Mobile DJ For All Occasions, www.nmdj.com.

Sound Connections

505-661-2649, Customized Wedding DJ.

Sound Rental & DJ Services, Curtis Conroy-sound engineer/muscician

505-690-2224, full sound rental and DJ performances

Bob Fisher and Steve Morgan

505-992-3930, Bluegrass & Appalachian Fiddle Tune duet Instrumentals; Guitar-Guitar, Mandolin-Guitar.

Vanilla Pop

575-770-2943, 80s Glam meets VegasGlitz. www.vanillapop.com.

Cakes and Caterers in Santa Fe, NM

Maggie’s Cakes, Zara

505-989-1416, Custom, Exquisite, Delicious, www.maggiesweddingcakes.com

The Cake Dealer

505-688-4447, Gluten Free & Vegan options available, www.thecakedealernm.com

Chocolate Maven

505-984-1980, www.chocolatemaven.com

Cakes By Ginene

505-795-0035, Custom designed cakes for any occasion. Serving Santa Fe, ABQ, and surrounding areas. www.cakesbyginene.com

CoCopelli Chocolatier and Cakes

505-438-2626, www.cocosantafe.com

Adobo Catering

505-989-7674, Peter Dent, www.adobocatering.com

Marja Martin Custom Catering

505-986-3858, www.marjacatering.com

Cowgirl Catering

505-982-2565, www.cowgirl-santafe.com

Walter Burke Catering

505-473-9600, www.walterburkecatering.com

Peas “N” Pod Catering

505-438-2877, www.cateringsantafe.com

La Boca Catering

505-983-2425, www.labocasf.com

America Pie Bakery

505-474-6060. Wedding cakes and specialized wedding favor cookies.

Hair & Makeup in Santa Fe, NM

Jonathon Girard C.M.S.

505-577-6643, Professional Make-Up Application & Hair Styling. www.egocosmetics.biz

Monica Stark, Makeup Santa Fe

505-412-5125, Providing professional on-site makeup artistry. makeupsantafe.com

Madeline McCue, Makeup Artist

646-354-9755. madelinemccuemakeup.com

Alchemy

505-989-9166, 505-204-2729, Alexis, Hair & Makeup.

Salon Del Mar

505-490-2278, Angela Del Mar: Cuts, Color, Foils, Condition, Styling. www.salondelmarsf.com

Jonny’s Classic Barber Shop

505-982-6154, Barbering of the “old school

Wedding Transportation in Santa Fe, NM

Rio Sandia Horse & Carriage

505-301-0917, Steve Simmons

Limo Bus of Albuquerque

505-695-2630, Offering vehicles of all sizes for Santa Fe events. www.albuquerquelimobus.com

Wedding Planner

If you are looking for a professional wedding planner for large weddings, please let me know and I will be happy to recommend a few to you. 505-983-1799, irene@santafenmweddings.com

Wedding Minister and Officiant

If scheduling does not allow for me, Irene Swain, to officiate your wedding, please contact me at irene@santafenmweddings.com and I will be happy to refer to you other competent wedding ministers and wedding officiants in the Santa Fe, NM area.

Irene Swain, Non-Denominational Minister/Wedding Officiant
P.O. Box 4484 Santa Fe, NM 87502-4484
505-983-1799

irene@santafenmweddings.com