Weddings at The Briar Patch Inn

The Briar Patch Inn provides a very tranquil and secluded space for small weddings and elopements throughout the year, except on Holidays. Due to the peaceful and serene nature of our property and to respect the experience of our guests, we can accommodate ceremonies of no more than 20 persons and are not able to host receptions. We offer three customizable packages that are based on group sizes.

Elopement Ceremony – up to 6 persons

  • $900 grounds fee
  • Requires a minimum of 1 cottage rental (two-night minimum).
  • Maximum attendance including wedding party – 6 people
  • Two-hour maximum use of selected location
  • Choice of four settings:   Kiva, Creek Side Terrace, Lower Garden, and Ponderosa*

Wedding Ceremony – 7-13 persons

  • $1,800 grounds fee
  • Requires a minimum of two cottage rentals (two-night minimum).
  • Maximum attendance including wedding party – 13 people
  • Two-hour maximum use of selected location
  • Choice of four settings:  Kiva, Creek Side Terrace, Lower Garden, and Ponderosa*

Wedding Ceremony – 14-20 persons

  • $2,500 grounds fee
  • Requires a minimum of three cottage rentals (two-night minimum).
  • Maximum attendance 20 people
  • Two-hour maximum use of selected location
  • Choice of three settings:  Creek Side Terrace, Lower Garden, and Ponderosa*

* The Ponderosa cabin can be rented as one of the required cottage rentals for elopements, or one of the two or three cottage rentals required for larger weddings.    

For more information, please call our front desk at 928-282-2342 or 888-809-3030.

Retreats at The Briar Patch Inn

We have happily been the host of many retreats over the years. Our property is ideal for creativity, physical and spiritual wellness, business gatherings, and reunions. Of our 19 cabins, we have 8 that can comfortably accommodate 4 or more guests: Treetop, Wren, Oriole, Oak, Sycamore, Heron, Creekside, and Ponderosa (which sleeps 9). See our “Cabins” page for detailed descriptions and photos.

The Ponderosa cabin is a required rental for all retreats, as it is the only space on our property that can accommodate groups of 15-20 people for meetings and workshops. It also guarantees you a space protected from inclement weather. Limited availability for March, April, and October.

The Ponderosa is our largest cabin of 1400 sq. feet and includes:
   – Kitchen fully equipped with dining and cooking-ware
   – 4 charming bedrooms that can sleep up to 9 guests comfortably
   – Two long dining tables
   – Wrap around balcony with a red rock view
   – Spacious dining and living area for congregating

Kiva Rental is available for $250 per day. Large octagonal open-air space with mini fridge, and BBQ grill in kitchenette.

Rates

All cabins for retreats are rented at the base rate, which is listed on our “Cabins” page and based on two-person occupancy (four for Ponderosa). Each additional guest after the base rate would be $30 per day, per night and there is a $5 per person, per night gratuity charge for housekeeping and kitchen staff. 

Upon request, we can send you our cabin rate sheet and lodging placement form that can assist you in pricing and room arrangements. (All rates are subject to change, please call to verify current rates.

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a time to visit the Briar Patch Inn, please give our front desk a call at 928-282-2342.