General Weddings Information

When you book your wedding with The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, not only will you receive the ultimate in service, cuisine, and atmosphere, you will receive the following fine details to accent your special day:

  • Complimentary access to select areas of the hotel and grounds for photos* 
  • Complimentary overnight accommodation for the Bride & Groom in a Fairmont View Room for The Empire Ballroom and Wedgwood Room receptions
  • Special guestroom rate for your out-of-town guests
  • Use of white cotton table linens, fine white china, and our signature sterling silver flatware
  • A detailed wedding finalization four to six weeks prior to your special day.

We appreciate your interest in our wedding services. The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald is the perfect location for the most memorable day of your life. Our professional and friendly staff is on hand to personally assist you with every detail from start to finish so you may relax and enjoy your special day at the best wedding space in the city! Please click the links below for more information.

For further information on celebrating your once-in-a-lifetime wedding in any of The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald’s unique function rooms,  click the below link for our e-brochure:
The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald's Wedding E-Brochure

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*Please note our photography policies click here for more information.

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald does grant outside guests use of the hotel for photography when booked in advance.

Photography sessions need to book 4 weeks in advance through our catering office.

There is a fee of $250 per hour, with a maximum time of 2hours to book with our property. (maximum 10 people)

Please see our photography policy here.

To contact our catering department please call 780 - 429-6416 or email