The Best Airbnb's for Your Utah Elopement. - Emilee Setting

“Can I elope at an Airbnb?

The answer is, hell yes you can! Whether you pick to elope at an Airbnb in a beautiful remote location, or one close to a national park, national forest, mountain range, or beach, any of these are amazing options. Why? People who elope generally pick the same place they want to spend their honeymoon at. Picking an Airbnb near your elopement location and all of the other things you want to see makes the trip feel like a wedding and a honeymoon. You will absolutely save money eloping over having a big traditional wedding, but you’re still getting married. Spend some of that saved wedding fund on lodging that feels unique, adventurous, and romantic. Here are my favorite Airbnb’s for Utah Elopements!  

Apartment in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Salt Lake City is a hub for elopements, outdoor activities, amazing food, bustling nightlife. It’s also close to so many iconic locations in Utah. This apartment offers panoramic views of the city and mountains, the best of both worlds. This would be a location to hire a private chef after your elopement ceremony to cook you dinner as you watch the sunset from the patio or living room.

Salt Lake is only two hours from incredible locations such as the Salt Flats, less than an hour from The Great Salt Lake, Provo Lake, and multiple national forests. You have endless options of where you want to say your “I do’s” and still enjoy the atmosphere of this romantic city. The Airbnb hosts’ also mention that they love giving recommendations to their guests! Check them out here!

Mountain Condo in Park City, Utah.

Eloping in the winter can be an amazing experience, and this is just the place to do it. Nestled in the mountains of Part City, this condo offers access to snowboarding and skiing on one of the best mountains in the country. The options here are pretty limitless. You can snowshoe to a private ceremony location, explore the fancy resorts, utilize the heated pool and hot tub, relax by the fire, or explore the town. This would be a perfect spot for your Utah Airbnb elopement!

Park City is gorgeous, picking this as your winter elopement destination would definitely serve as the adventure of a lifetime and be breathtakingly beautiful. Check out the place here.

Chalet in Park City, Utah.

This dreamy Airbnb in Park City gives a cozy western vibe and is right near the main strip in town. This house isn’t connected to any other homes and offers a lot of privacy, so it makes it a perfect lodging location for an elopement. Park City is very close to the High Unita’s National Forst, Ashley National Forest, and only a few hours from Manti-La Sal National Forest. All of these places have incredible hikes, cascade lakes, desert-scapes, canyons, and can all serve as beautiful backdrops for your ceremony location.

A reception in this area could include anything that speaks to your interests. Snowboarding, hiking, canoeing, a picnic in the forest, or even exploring this charming mountain town. Sound awesome? Check them out!

Canyon Luxury Home in Ivins, Utah.

Looking for a bit of luxury for your elopement? This modern home offers beautiful views of the red rocks, inside of a community the has a private pool, hot tub, fitness center, and more. It is also located right next to the Red Rock spa, a perfect place to get pampered before your big day. This location gives access to some of the beautiful hikes in the area and is three minutes from Snow Canyon, and the Tuacahn amphitheater.

If you’re turning your elopement into a multiple-day trip, make sure to also check out the Dixie National Forest (one hour away) and Escalante (three hours away.) Once you finish exploring these gorgeous locations, come back home to your private waterfall, multiple gas fireplaces, and outdoor patios. To check this place out for your Utah Airbnb elopement, click here!

Desert Oasis near Zion National Park, Utah.

This location has a lot to offer. It’s a perfect place for tranquility and privacy. Mountain views that you can see from the pool, hot tub, fireplace, or while cooking on the grill. There are hiking trails within minutes of this location and sits right behind a golf course. It’s also dog-friendly for couples who want to include their pets!

This could be an awesome location for couples who don’t want to do a ton of hiking but want to experience somewhere new. This backyard is so gorgeous, you could elope right there! Alternatively, if you’re looking for a bit more of an adventure, this Airbnb is 35 minutes from Zion National Park. Zion has been known to have incredible elopement locations, breathtaking views, and some of the best hiking in Utah. Escape to this Oasis here.

Dome House Near Canyonlands, Utah.

If you’re looking for beautiful scenery and unique lodging, look no further. Come here to enjoy the outdoors without sacrificing hot water, a queen-sized bed, wifi, and a kitchen! This dome resort is open all year long. It is heated in the winter and cooled in the summer. Wake up to striking views right outside of your tent while still having the privacy of your own bathroom. Pets are also welcome!

Canyonlands Park is a gorgeous place for an elopement. There is endless sightseeing, hiking, and rock climbing, all while being a few minute drive away. If you want an all outdoor experience I highly recommend this Airbnb. There is enough room for a hair and make-up artist, and the setting is too beautiful to pass up. All while getting tons of fresh air. To look into this spot for your Airbnb elopement, check here!

Townhome in Moab, Utah.

Moab is a staple in Utah’s outdoor recreation. The whole area is simply gorgeous, and the home of Arches National Park. You can raft down the river in the canyon, hike around some waterfalls to cool off and explore Arches during sunset. This townhome is centrally located to all of those activities.

If you’re planning to have a ceremony with guests, this would also be a good location to have a reception since it is fairly spacious with two extra rooms. The Airbnb also includes a pool and a hot tub, all the cooking appliances you’d need, and has a vibrant feel with a fireplace. Check it out here!

Loft in Hurricane, Utah.

This place mixes modern glamour with the natural beauty of the outdoors. The gigantic windows boast views of Zion National Park and is only a three-minute walk to the park entrance. If you’re looking to explore Zion and the other beautiful hikes in this area but want the convenience of a modern home, this is definitely a spot for you. Eloping at an Airbnb means picking a spot with all of the activities and sights you’re looking to include in your wedding plans.

This loft is located on top of a boutique coffee shop. The ceiling is insulated so you won’t be bothered by any noise from the cafe below. Spend your elopement day by waking up to a panoramic sunrise right from the living room. Follow it up with coffee and breakfast from the coffee shop below, and then have your ceremony at Zion! I don’t like to pick favorites, but this one is my favorite. Get your gorgeous views and morning coffee here!

Luxury home in Page, Arizona.

Let’s talk luxury. This amazing Airbnb has a complete unobscured view of Lake Powell, a heated pool, a huge backyard, and a gorgeous master bedroom. Lake Powell runs through both Arizona and Utah. So while this Airbnb is technically in Arizona, you are still incredibly close to some of the best spots in Utah. You can have it all here, Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, The Grand Canyon, which is all in Arizona. And even more such as Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Utah’s side of Lake Powell.

This is the starting place of an absolutely epic and adventure-filled elopement. Your options are so vast. Hike the national parks, have a ceremony in the Grand Canyon, rent a kayak or houseboat at Lake Powell, hire a private chef to make you a romantic dinner at this stunning Airbnb. There really is no wrong answer! This location is absolutely one of the best Airbnb’s for an elopement Check it out here!

Thanks for reading about the best Airbnb’s for your Utah Elopement!

Interested in learning more about Airbnb elopements in other locations? Click here to see my list for Oregon, Alaska, Hawaii California, and Washington! If any of these amazing locations are calling your name, reach out! I’m an elopement photographer based in Oregon traveling worldwide for elopements and I am so excited to help you plan an epic day and help you pick out all of the best locations to see and things to do during your elopement

  1. shianne says:

    Hi.! we are looking to do a smaller wedding in Utah and I was reading your blog and wanted to know if you still had the link for the fourth house down, the desert oasis near zion park?? I tried clicking the link but it only sends me to the airbnb home page 🙁

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