Maine's gorgeous mountains and coastline offer perfect wedding backdrops
You’ve chosen the location for your perfect Maine celebration or wedding: at a resort, inn, or hotel on the Maine coast or in the state’s stunning mountains. Now, what about all the rest of the wedding planning, like choosing a venue or reception hall? Maine’s resorts and hotels are ready with all the planning support and help you need, whether your wedding or other celebration -- like a family reunion -- will be a formal wedding on the water or a casual event in a converted barn in the mountains and lakes region.
Resort owners can offer venues with ballrooms, banquet halls, decks and sweeping lawns, and ocean views, along with buffet or sit-down dining; lodging for the bridal couple, family, and guests; music; flowers; photographers; honeymoon suites; and anything else you may need. Venues in Portland, Bar Harbor, Rockland, Boothbay Harbor, York, and Wells offer a variety of settings, but the same impeccable service and eagerness to please. Read the listings below and start making your plans.
67 Atlantic Highway
Lincolnville, ME, 04849
Start your new life where the land meets the sea
This sought after wedding destination offers a mountain top reception venue and fine dining options. The Summit facility accommodates up to 150 and boasts a mahogany floored foyer, great room and lounges with fieldstone fireplaces, museum quality artwork and an all glass rotunda with sweeping views of Maine’s Midcoast archipelago. For groups up to 300, the Erickson Hall Facility features an all glass wrap around veranda, fieldstone fireplaces and a mahogany foyer with 2 hand-carved antique bars. The open air pavilion offers larger parties al fresco rehearsal dining and ceremony space. For your guests, 106 cabins offer privacy and the community of your other guests while nestled in the woods with charming rustic décor, airy screened porches, cozy gas fireplaces, leather appointed furniture, kitchen facilities and spacious living areas.
1373 Post Road
Wells, ME, 04090
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. You deserve only the best.
At Village by the Sea, we are committed to providing you with exceptional and gracious service for your romantic destination wedding and reception. Our sales department will work closely with you and your family to ensure a day full of lasting memories. Our elegant ballroom will comfortably hold up to 175 people and we can also provide on-site wedding ceremonies in our lovely gazebo. Our executive chef has designed a wonderful variety of menu selections for your special day. We will work with you to design a menu reflective of your traditional interests. We offer full service buffets, plated entrees, cocktails, and bridal brunches. For your out of town guests our one and two bedroom suites are perfect for families and we are happy to establish a group room block at a discounted rate.
We even provide a complimentary night stay to the Bride and Groom on your wedding night!
88 Grandview Avenue
Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538
A truly memorable Maine coast wedding celebration.
Share your vows at the edge of the sea. Celebrate with family and friends among gracious perennial gardens and a handsomely restored, historic seaside Inn. Experience the surrounding natural beauty as the Inn fulfills its commitment to land conservation and a very unique and personal authentic Maine experience; where the forest meets the sea. Begin your life together with memories to last forever and experience an ideal romantic New England wedding.
261 Point Sebago Road
Casco, ME, 04015
Make it a wedding to remember
Set on 775 shorefront and wooded acres, Point Sebago is the perfect romantic destination and place for your extraordinary day. We would be honored to host your wedding ceremony and/or reception and offer you a magnificent setting for your special day with fabulous food at a fantastic value. Our personalized attention to every detail of your special event will assure you of a day to remember for the rest of your life. Whether you are looking for a lakefront ceremony, a Beach Pavilion or Grove Pavilion reception or an outdoor beach BBQ reception, Point Sebago offers you and your wedding party the ultimate location. And your guests who lodge with us enjoy access to our award winning 18-hole championship golf course, marina with every kind of boat rental and boat slips, Point Sebago cruise boat, sandy beaches, a lakeside restaurant, miniature golf, shuffleboard, horseshoes, tennis courts, and much more.
220 Warrenton Street
Rockport, ME, 04856
It’s your dream. Let the Samoset make it come true for you.
From the moment you begin planning your wedding to the moment of your departure, Samoset Resort’s wedding coordinator and expert staff will help you create memories to cherish for a lifetime. At the Samoset Resort, nestled on beautiful Penobscot Bay, you and your guests can enjoy cocktails and companionship on the luxurious lawn and dance the night away in one of the resort’s grand ballrooms. Samoset’s wedding package offers a reception complete with hors d’oeuvres, open bar serving premium brands, gourmet dinner or chef-inspired buffet, champagne toast, custom linens, hand-crafted wedding cake, complimentary suite with bottle of Moët et Chandon champagne, and special hotel group rates for guests. Whether you’re planning an intimate affair or a gala event, the Samoset can help you make your dream a reality.
591 Shore Road
Cape Neddick, ME, 03902
Spectacular coastal setting the stuff dreams are made of
An unrivaled setting, exceptionally creative culinary selections and attention to detail make the Cliff House a premiere destination for weddings big and small four seasons of the year. Every venue, inside and out, features an unforgettable view afforded by the resort’s location on cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Get married on a terrace with a lovely landscaped view or on a charming garden patio or before a roaring stone fireplace. Have your reception, for up to 250 guests, in the Atlantic Ballroom with its stunning vaulted beamed ceiling or in a more intimate salon. Enjoy innovative dining locally sourced and exquisitely presented. And let a wedding coordinator help you with local vendors to produce the day you have dreamed of.
Sailing from Ports in Rockland, Rockport and
Camden, ME, 04843
Windjammer weddings transport you to another state of mind
From intimate island nuptials to pirate-themed weddings, the folks who own and operate the eight schooners that make up the Maine Windjammer Association have made wedding dreams come true for countless couples. When you arrange for a ceremony aboard one of the association’s magnificent historic vessels, or at dockside before setting sail, or on a beautiful island beach, you are casting off your wedding worries and leaving everything, from gourmet reception feasts to nautical-themed wedding cakes to ceremonies under the stars, in the hands of experienced crews and chefs. Sail past Maine’s charming islands, visit quaint villages, go for a swim or stroll along a pristine beach: You cannot ask for more romance than that found under sail. It’s pure bliss.
55 West Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04605
Make it a day to remember
For groups large and small, from full-service catering to more casual buffets; The Bar Harbor Club is the perfect destination for your Maine wedding ceremony and/or reception or any other special occasion. Impeccable service and the finest cuisine is what you can expect at any event we host. Our Food & Beverage team brings professionalism and experience with plenty of smiles and exquisite cuisine. Choose from an extensive catering menu and feel confident with any special requests. We can help make your special wedding day an extravagant affair. When it comes to music, florists, photographers, cake decorators and other wedding needs, we will gladly work with your vendors or offer assistance in choosing proven professionals with whom we have a strong standing relationship.
119 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
An ocean view from every room!
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Conference Center is here you help you choose the perfect location for your wedding. Our reception facilities accommodate wedding parties of up to 300 guests, and we’ll help you plan every detail from floral arrangements and photographers, to banquet menus and room blocks and activities for your guests. Make the wedding of your dreams a reality against the dramatic coastal landscape of the Frenchman Bay.
16 Bay View Street
Camden, ME, 04843
Elegant Party Rooms Will Wow Your Guests
Your wedding, anniversary party, reunion – name the occasion – will echo with pleasure in guests’ memories long into the future when you host the celebration at 16 Bay View Hotel in Camden. Start by visualizing the natural beauty of this town on an inlet of the rugged Maine coast (hmmm … some guests could arrive by boat!). This luxury hotel, in the center of the town’s lively shopping and dining district, can create and serve a wonderful party from a handful to 120 guests. You could begin your celebration with hors d’oeuvres in the lobby bar, then shift to the large Curtis Bok Ballroom for dinner then up to our rooftop terrace, for cocktails and views of Camden Harbor and the Camden Hills. Glorious from start to finish.
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29 South Main Street
Kennebunkport, ME, 04046
A Maine wedding with spectacular seaside touches
Plan a stress free Maine wedding perched on a grassy knoll above an ocean-fed tidal cove. You’ll be enveloped by soft sea breezes. nautically inspired accents and local art. You’re in Kennebunkport amidst the beauty of a unique, natural setting with the Lodge’s easy does it approach to creating special events that reflect your fondest wishes. This newly refurbished motor lodge boasts a relaxed ambiance and four distinctive buildings with 30 guest rooms for friends and family. Formal or less so, 60 seated guests and up to 100 standing can join you as you exchange your vows. And with the Kennebunk River serving as your backdrop, you won’t need to leave your wedding venue in search of spectacular photo opportunities.
Coastal Route 1A -- 480 York Street
York Harbor, ME, 03911
The most memorable events in Maine begin by the edge of the sea...
At the historic and romantic York Harbor Inn, we specialize in extraordinary New England weddings—right on the spectacular coast of Maine. Our 54-room upscale country inn offers over 5,000 square feet of banquet, reception and dining space gracefully set within 7 private and beautifully decorated functions rooms—some with ocean views and fireplaces! At the heart of the Inn’s facilities is the Yorkshire Ballroom—an elegant 3,000 square foot room with a 35 foot cathedral ceiling and dramatic skylight atrium. Experience our personalized service and outstanding quality on your big day. We’ll be happy to customize a package that accommodates your exact needs.
Mid-Coast Maine on Casco Bay
Sebasco Estates, ME, 04565
Elope or throw a bash -- we're the place for weddings
Located on a rocky stretch of coastline, Sebasco Harbor Resort is the perfect place for your Maine weddings. We've got a number of indoor and outdoor locations where you can both exchange "I do's" or host your reception. Our Cornelius Room, with large windows overlooking the lake, has space for 240 guests. Many opt for the pool lawn, with views of Casco Bay islands and dramatic sunsets. If you wish to avoid the pressure and expense of a large wedding, we also offer and elopement package, with flowers placed in your room and a wine and cheese platter after the ceremony. Whatever your choice, a wedding at Sebasco Harbor Resort means you'll be able to return year after year to relive the romance and special memories.
74 South Main Street
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Gorgeous Seaside Weddings on the Beautiful Maine Coast
Ogunquit is a classic Maine wedding spot with ocean views and a stunning coastline. The Meadowmere Resort AAA 3-Diamond property -- provides the perfect backdrop with wedding accommodations for friends and family. In the heart of Ogunquit, Meadowmere and its experts can help with details like gift bag delivery, Honeymoon Suites, and wedding accommodations. From our signature Honeymoon Arch – a suite featuring a private location in the arch of the Resort – to our custom wedding blocks, Meadowmere invites you to be swept away with joy just a stone’s throw from the ocean. We welcome you to tour the facilities. We will happily help make your promises to each other a magical moment. Discover the romance of Ogunquit. Contact us today for wedding information.
123 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
Spectacular ocean views and first rate service make a perfect day for your wedding
The Bar Harbor Regency offers three unique ocean view and ocean front settings for an unforgettable experience and romantic destination on your wedding day. Additional outdoor tent space can be provided on our beautiful grounds upon request. Our masterly Food & Beverage team will prepare and serve meals to suit all tastes, from a continental breakfast buffet to a full-service, seven-course dinner and everything in between. Choose from an extensive catering selection or create your own custom menus with a fully stocked bar to match. Our staff will gladly work with your vendors and other contractors. Should you be in need of additional assistance, we can refer you to our prominent vendors sure to suite your tastes and needs. The Bar Harbor Regency will stop at nothing to make your dream wedding a reality.
22 McKinley Court
Portland, ME, 04109
A scenic and majestic venue for your next event
Sail across a scenic notch of Casco Bay for your special celebration or wedding at Diamond’s Edge Restaurant. Just a short walk from the Inn at Diamond Cove on Great Diamond Island, here is a dynamic and scenic gathering place for you and your guests. Three different event facilities in one location offer a high level of service and great island cuisine to groups from 20-200. Corporate outings, weddings and birthday or anniversary celebrations can be planned and executed easily to make them successful and fun. The Inn offers 44 deluxe rooms and suites, three meals a day, an outdoor pool and romance, history and fun at your doorstep. Call to learn more about wedding packages, custom quotes, catering ideas and a preferred vendor’s list for your next celebration.
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
Plan a beautiful wedding on the magnificent Maine coast
The Bar Harbor Inn specializes in weddings, from large and lavish receptions to intimate dinner parties. We feature a complete bridal service to assist you in planning a special day for you and your wedding guests. Our professional sales staff can work with you to design the perfect menu and to arrange all of the important details of the day. We can give advice regarding wine selection and cake design and also recommend local vendors such as florists, photographers, and musicians.
We are proud to offer the most spectacular Down East Maine oceanfront setting from our unique dining room, the Reading Room, for receptions of up to 175 people. For smaller groups, our private function room, the Porcupine Room, is available for receptions of up to 48 people. This room features an inviting outside deck with a fabulous ocean view. When you are ready to plan your wedding reception, contact the Bar Harbor Inn and make it a truly memorable occasion and the perfect New England wedding.
208 Ocean Avenue
Kennebunkport, ME, 04046
An enchanting wedding destination by the sea
Celebrate your special day at this historic, elegant and enchanting oceanfront wedding destination. Exchange your vows on the lush lawn by the sea. You’re on the majestic Maine coast with a picture-perfect backdrop and a 180-degree view of the Atlantic you’ll never forget. The resort’s on-site event manager and versatile chef will provide for every detail from personalized welcome amenities to an ocean inspired wedding feast to a sunset champagne toast on the porch. Plan a joy-filled wedding weekend with the Inn as your home base. Kennebunkport offers its lively and historic town, Dock Square, sandy beaches and coastal charm. Plan your Maine coast wedding for up to 50 guests and receive a complimentary ocean-view room on your wedding night.
92 Bourne Lane
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Wedding day dreams come true at Jonathan's Ogunquit
At Jonathan's Ogunquit, we can make all your wedding day dreams come true. We've got space for groups ranging from four to 400. All of our dining rooms house fine local art and antiques. The Aquarium Room is home to a 600 gallon aquarium. Your guests will be greeted by a beautiful fireplace and a friendly smile upon entry. Our 3,000 square-foot ballroom features ample space for any event, with elevator access, full bar, restrooms, stage, dance floor, and banquet kitchen. We offer several different menu packages. Entrees range from petite filet mignon with lobster tail to Black Angus prime rib. Appetizers include chilled Maine oysters and roast beef tenderloin with horse radish cream on crostini. We can provide beverage service for up to five hours.