Onsite Wedding Officiant!
Full service rehearsal dinner, intimate wedding, and luxury lodging for up to 24 guests – all under one roof - with catering, coordination, officiant and spa services at your fingertips.
We’re not only a fabulous place to get married but we’re especially about relationships. When a couple joins together in marriage, two families unite. To best harmonize this auspicious celebration, Talus Rock Retreat’s unconventional lodging accommodations and spectacular wedding venue help to facilitate this sacred junction of families. Despite availability, not every request is booked at Talus Rock Retreat. We prefer to keep our gatherings intimate and extraordinary.
Talus Rock Retreat provides a perfect ambiance – a tranquil location for an unforgettable event and a stunning backdrop for amazing pictures. Whether you are planning an intimate wedding, fun family reunion, productive church or corporate retreat , romantic honeymoon, private couple’s getaway, or a fabulous yoga and ski weekend, our staff will make sure your event goes off without a hitch. Enjoy plenty of time and exceptional ambiance under one luxurious roof. Conveniently located only 1 mile from downtown Sandpoint, and 4 miles to the base of nationally renowned Schweitzer Mountain Ski Resort, this chic villa comfortably sleeps 24 guests–all of whom will appreciate a beautiful, comfortable living space with first class amenities.
In keeping with the intended serenity of Talus Rock Retreat, and out of respect for our neighbors, this haven serves those individuals desiring a traditional, private and intimate gathering held in an idyllic, peaceful setting. If you are looking for a more energetic venue, please ask us about our exclusive off-site party, event, wedding, and reception locations. We wholeheartedly thank you in advance for helping us preserve the restful soul of Talus Rock Retreat.
If you are not seeing your perfect day reflected in one of our packages, please contact us for our A la Carte Menu and piece together your dream gathering.)
#1 WEDDING ELOPE & ESCAPE (Simply Splendid)
(Talus Rock Retreat officiated ceremony for 6* people including couple overnight + 4 ceremony daytime guests.)
For the especially simple but intimate hitch, Talus Rock Retreat lends itself beautifully to accommodating the increasingly fashionable ultra-private, charming wedding ceremony where a couple weds with up to four guests to declare their commitment. This very basic “Elope and Escape” package is offered Monday through Thursdays from 2pm to 4pm for the couple and 4 guests. Substitutions and upgrades to this package are available for additional fees. See our “Elope and Escape” Package below for details as well as the list of Package Upgrades and Add-ons.
$650*(DAY USE ONLY: Elope and Escape 6 person wedding package can be upgraded to a maximum of 30 persons for an additional per person fee. Call 208-255-8458 or email for details.)
#2 WEDDING CHIC & SWEET (Stylishly Small)
(Talus Rock Retreat officiated ceremony for up to 50* daytime guests and 2 nights in the Nooma Guest Suite including wedding night and the preceding night for set up.)
If you’re after a meaningful ceremony and plan to take your lively reception elsewhere, Talus Rock Retreat is a stunning backdrop to declare your lifetime commitment. Enjoy the mountain backdrop, convenient in-town yet secluded location and picturesque setting for amazing photographs. See our “Chic and Sweet” Package below for details as well as the list of Package Upgrades and Add-ons.
$2,400*(DAY USE ONLY: Chic and Sweet 31-50 person gathering is for Nooma Room and Outside Grounds and gathering must be cleaned up by 6 pm. Nooma Guest Suite is included for overnight and set up the preceding night. Offer not available in June, July & August unless Monday through Thursday or an Entire House booking.Call 208-255-8458 or email for details.)
#3 WEDDING EXCLUSIVE & EXTRAORDINARY (Enchanted & Elegant)
(Lodging provided for 24 overnight guests. Up to a 30 person rehearsal dinner gathering, Up to a 50* person wedding gathering. Exclusive use of entire estate.)
Enjoy the entire estate for 1-3 days while providing an exclusive, fabulous and intimate lodging and bonding experience for your closest friends and family. This package is the most conditionally unrestrained option and most economical: for a 3 night entire retreat reservation, the guest/night nets to only $79.18/person/night. Your venue is free if each guest contributes to their lodging cost!
Talus Rock Retreat sleeps 20 in beds and up to 24 in rollaways, futons, lofts and other comfortable furniture. The convenience of hosting your rehearsal dinner, bonding with family and friends, enjoying your wedding and lodging up to 24 of your favorite guests by keeping the entire auspicious occasion under one roof makes complete economic sense.(Overnight lodging for up to 24 guests, rehearsal dinner for 30 guests and 50 guest wedding venue) ~ 3 nights: $5,700 ($1,900/night)= $79.16/guest/night)
~ 2 nights: $4,800 ($1,900/night + $1,000 grounds fee= $100.00/guest/night)
~ 1 night: $2,900 ($1,900/night + $1,000 grounds fee= $120.83/guest/night)
#4 CORPORATE POWER MEETING (Productive and Powerful)
(Day use for up to 30 guests + overnight lodging for 2 for setup. Catered meals, dessert and beverage bar, tech/AV equipment, and other full service amenities available.)
Entertain VIPs, brainstorm and plan with colleagues and build teams. Talus Rock Retreat’s unconventional setting is a great way to bring your staff together for a productive sales/strategy, team building, award ceremony or corporate retreat. Exclusively enjoy the entire retreat and experience your own private Idaho. With the convenience of being only 1 mile from downtown, executives will appreciate getting back to nature while being centrally located in the middle of somewhere.
The Retreat’s amenities and luxurious setting can be appreciated in its casual comfortable setting, or transformed to create a more formal corporate venue. Our value is in serving corporate gatherings seeking to achieve a cohesive, supportive and collective result.
$650 ($300 meeting + $350 couple overnight)
(*1 OVERNIGHT ROOM/NEXT DAY MEETING USE ONLY: Productive and Powerful Gathering limited to include overnight lodging for a couple in the Nooma Guest Suite for setup the preceding night and 1 gathering of 30* persons the following day between the hours of 12 and 3pm for Nooma Room and Outside Grounds. Call 208-255-8458 or email for details.
#5 OVERNIGHT CORPORATE RETREAT ( Team Bonding Plus)
(Lodging provided for 24 overnight guests with exclusive use of entire estate. Catered meals, dessert and beverage bar, tech/AV equipment, and other full service amenities available.)
Where work and play are one and the same, reserve the entire 18-acre estate for exclusive use. There seems to be a natural inspiration and opening of both minds and hearts that occur when staying at Talus Rock Retreat, and that opening helps to overcome fears, release tensions, set aside judgments, acting as a conduit for creativity and problem solving which consequently leads to greater postive results as a company. Enjoy the expansive estate with 3 fireplaces, 3 kitchens, and plenty of extra private spaces (such as the movie theater and tower) to comfortably accommodate a total of 24 overnight guests.$1,900/night= ($79.16/guest/night) Weekly: $12,000/week + $1500/additional day (Overnight lodging for up to 24 guests. Catered meals, dessert bar, tech/AV equipment, and full service amenities available)
#6 FRIENDS & FAMILY REUNION: Fabulously Fun for Everyone
(Up to 24 guests. Exclusive use of entire retreat day use or overnight.)
Celebrate family and friends by creating your own private Idaho! Talus Rock Retreat is a natural paradise and more than a place to sleep; our gathering mission is about providing an elegant, stress-free, diversified and unique friends and family bonding “experience”. Take time to be with the people that really matter under one luxurious roof – an exceptional gathering venue that fosters meaningful relationships. Conveniently located only 1 mile from downtown Sandpoint, and 4 miles to the base of nationally renowned Schweitzer Mountain Ski Resort, this chic villa comfortably sleeps 24 guests – all of whom will appreciate a beautiful, comfortable living space with first class amenities.
$1,900/night= ($79.16/guest/night) Weekly: $12,000/week + $1500/additional day
#7 A-LA-CARTE: Create Your Perfect Day
Nooma Room - Inside Day Use (Earliest access Noon. Day guests departed by 9 pm)
Facility includes theater room and powder room, bathroom, kitchen
$150 / hour ($500 minimum) + ($100 / kitchen use).Space strictly limited to Nooma Room.
Nooma Room - Inside Day Use with Couple Overnight (Earliest access Noon. Day guests departed by 9 pm)
Facility includes theater room and powder room, bathroom, kitchen
$150 / hour ($500 minimum) + ($100 / kitchen use) + ($200/couple overnight)
Space strictly limited to Nooma Room.
Nooma Room & Outside Grounds – Day Use
(Earliest access Noon. Day guests departed by 9 pm)
$500/hour ($2,000 minimum – includes kitchen).
Double occupancy with Nooma Room rental add $200/couple overnight)
Outside Grounds Only
(Earliest access 11:00am – property cleaned & guests departed 6 pm)
$250 / hour ($1,000 minimum) up to 50 guests.
Absolutely no indoor access permitted. Porta potty required for outside gathering.
Talus Rock Great Room & Nooma Room – Inside Day Use
Facility includes theater room, 2 powder rooms; use of 2 kitchens.
$400 / hour ($1,600 minimum).
Talus Rock Retreat Location Photography
Great Room / Tower / Outside $200/hour (1 hour minimum)
*(Gatherings over 30 people must include one paid room reservation. 30+ guests, please call for options.)
Let our exceptional staff help take care of the details. As a full service facility, we’ve got you covered. Table and chair rental available. To ensure the safety of all our guests (and for your convenience and personal service), an on-site house manager is available 24-7.