How do you reserve a hotel room block for a wedding?
Hotel rooms are reserved for events held at the hotel. If you wish to host your rehearsal dinner or gift opening at the St. James, we will be glad to accommodate your request. Call our Wedding Manager for additional information at: (651) 385-5548

How late can wedding venues at the St. James Hotel in Minnesota be open?
Depending on the venue of choice, you can have our venue until either 12:00 am or 1:00 am.

How much does a wedding dinner cost?
It all depends on what you want. On average plated dinners will cost $28 per person and buffet dinners average around $35 per person. Keep in mind taxes and service charge are usually not included in menu prices and will need to be added to your final cost.

What is an all-inclusive wedding venue?
The St. James Hotel features all the services needed for your wedding including a flower shop, a hair salon, sleeping rooms for your guests as well as a portable dance floor, table linens and napkins, silverware/stemware and tableware, guest book, gift, cake, place card tables, AV equipment, fully staffed service, set-up/tear down labor, and much more!

The Hotel offers all-inclusive wedding packages. These packages are the perfect way to go when you want to control your budget and avoid hidden fees.


Are we allowed to bring our own dessert? If so, can it be something other than cake?
Yes, you can bring your own wedding desserts. Per Minnesota State Health Code regulations, wedding cakes or desserts must be provided from a licensed bakery or company.

Does the St. James Hotel in Minnesota provide catering?
The St. James Hotel caters all the food & beverage in-house for your wedding day.

We have established preferred partnerships with local vendors such as photographers, DJs, photobooths, etc… Just ask our Wedding Manager for our list.


How large of a wedding can I have at the St. James Hotel?
Our largest venue can accommodate up to 240 guests.

Where can I get married outside?
The St. James Hotel is located within walking distance from several city parks that can accommodate ceremonies. Rental information is available on the City of Red Wing’s website.

Why should I choose the St. James Hotel in Minnesota for my wedding?

The St. James Hotel offers five different wedding venues that can accommodate both Ceremonies and Receptions. Venue prices vary by season and day of the week.

  • Busy Season room rental will range from $850 to $5,500
  • Slower Season room rental will range from $500 to $3,500

When is the best time to get married?
Beyond your personal preference, the best time to get married can depend on the look and feel you want your wedding to have and your budget. The busy wedding season at the St. James Hotel is September to February and the slower months are March to August as well as November.