PO Box 1035
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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About Us

Our Gatlinburg Tennessee Mountain-View wedding destination site is truly for all seasons, winter, spring, summer & fall. Offering one of the most breathtaking panoramic views of the Smokies, our unique mountaintop destination is unparalleled in beauty.

Because of Gatlinburg's unique location in the Smoky Mountains, we are able to offer our brides photographic scenes that royalty only dreams about as a natural backdrop for your wedding day event. Enjoy your wedding on our serene private mountaintop and then escape to the National Park Waterfall, or Riverside photo shoot locations for scenic wedding photos that are sure to be the envy of everyone who sees them. Our very own Master Photographer Ed Dautel, will be your guide to making all of your
wedding album dreams come true.

Gatlinburg has become the "wedding capitol of the south," not only because of its natural beauty but we are also known as a premier Honeymoon Destination. Horse-back riding, hiking, canoeing, nature photography, rock-climbing, skiing, ice-skating, indoor sky-diving & bungee jumping are also available for the adventurous. Dinner shows, fine-dining, shopping, arts & crafts, Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, & Dollywood are just a few of the more laid back things to do. Most couples choose to combine their wedding & honeymoon experience in Gatlinburg. Area cabins & chalets with hot-tubs, Jacuzzi's, pool's and spa's make it an easy and relaxing choice for just the two of your, or include your entire family in your wedding experience! Some lodge's or chalet's can house up to 50 people under one roof! Have your reception at a local restaurant, or hold your reception event in your cabin or chalet it's up to you! So many possibilities await you at the Preachers House!

Please browse our website to find wedding packages as unique as you are for any budget range, starting at $199!

About Us

As a life-long Minister, serving communities & establishing churches, Pastor Ed understands the challenges that couples face when planning a destination wedding far from home. Pastor Ed has supported his family & ministry work with his photography business for over 38 years. All of our featured photos on this site were taken by Pastor Ed & his wife Casie.

In addition to guest services, Casie has been assisting in photography for the past 10 years. She is also Executive Wedding Coordinator at the Preacher's House.

Pastor Ed & his wife Casie have a sincere desire to see your wedding day dreams come true, and are anxious to help you with your Gatlinburg Wedding & Honeymoon Destination Plans.

Please take a few moments to read what some of their wedding clients have to say:

"We just wanted to say Thank You to Ed and Casie for giving us the best wedding experience that we could have possibly dreamed of. It turned out to be the one day that we will never forget. And on top of all that, now we have the greatest photos to share with all of our loved ones to show how perfect that day really was. So Thank you Ed and Casie, we really are grateful. Love Always!"
~Joseph and Amanda
- Married January 21, 2006

"Ed & Casie were great! We loved the laid back atmosphere; they made us feel relaxed on a very stressful day. Shanna and I agree, that if we had it to do over, we would definitely pick The Preacher's House again!"
~Craig & Shanna Wilson
- Married January 29, 2006

"Casie & Pastor Ed were very honest, everything went just as expected. We didn't call anyone else after seeing the photos on this website. As a Graphics Designer I just wanted to say our photos are FABULOUS!"
~Richard & Amy Moore
- Covington, KY Married October 5, 2005

"Getting married at The Preachers House was so amazing! Ed & Casie were nice and helpful; they really made me feel comfortable on this special day. The wedding itself was so beautiful; the scenery was great as well as the photos. Everything turned out wonderful, I couldn't be happier with my wedding day..."
~John & Christina Daeger - Married November 12, 2005