Romantic Lodging in the Shenandoah Valley

Petite Weddings

Escape to your Private Petite Wedding

 New!  In 2023 we will offer “Petite Weddings” for 8-10 guests on our 15 acre escape!

This new package is all inclusive to make your wedding the special day you have always dreamed of!  Plan a site visit soon!

Drone View of SME
  • Only registered guests (10 people maximum) and SME owners 
  • Secluded ceremony
  • Each couple accommodated in their own timber frame cabin
  • Private party room in Lodge Cantina
  • Private on location candlelight dinner for 10
Private dinner in Timber frame
  • European style timber frame cabins
  • Idyllic 15-acre property with mountain stream bordering Shenandoah National Park
  • Roses + Italian wines for bride/groom
  • Wine package provided inside cabins
  • Seasonally decorated estate
Elope at Shadow Mountain Escape
  • Simple set schedule
  • Owner/officiant flexible ceremony
  • All key participants on property – easy coordination and movement
  • Find available 2 night “Petite Wedding window”
  • Make your reservation
  • Talk to Karen (3 months out)
  • Done!
Private Courtyard at Shadow Mountain Escape
  • Just you and closest few family/friends
  • Candlelight dinner in original timber frame
  • Each couple has private timber frame cabin
  • Pick your own ceremony spot . . . along stream in woods, inside your timber frame, or, in the stone courtyard


Tranquil Stream at SME
  • Simple set schedule
  • Owner/officiant flexible ceremony
  • All participants on property – easy coordination and movement
  • 15 wooded acres
  • Seasonal natural beauty
  • Stay in “old world” style  authentic timber frames
  • ½ mile nature trail for romantic stroll along mountain stream


Couple in front of fireplace

What more could you ask for . . .

  • All inclusive
  • Professional Officiant
  • Timber frame cabins (Lodging) for 4 couples for 2 nights
  • Party room (Cantina)
  • Home cooked candlelight dinner for 4 couples + 2 guests
  • A dozen roses for the bride
  • European chocolates
  • Bottle of Italian Prosecco
  • Each cabin couple receives a bottle of wine
  • Prosecco toast for 10 guests with cake
Wedding Bands

Our all inclusive two night Petite Wedding Package – $7,500

Contact Karen directly at: to schedule a site visit and to check availability.