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.

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Bride & Groom 500x250 - 16 Bay View - Camden, ME
16 Bay View

16 Bay View Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 844-213-7990

Sophistication, style, comfort: This boutique hotel has it all for your big-event celebration

You have something to celebrate, and you want to do it in style? Then you want to reach out to the dedicated events team at 16 Bay View, the stunning luxury hotel in the heart of picturesque Camden, ME. The detail-oriented team will help make your vision come true for your destination wedding, milestone birthday, baby shower, holiday party — or that neighborhood parents’ night out you’ve been dreaming about! Venues include an expansive banquet room, an intimate rooftop terrace with fabulous views of the harbor, and a chic but oh-so-comfortable lobby bar. As for your overnight guests? They are in for a treat. The boutique hotel’s rooms feature a variety of options, from gas fireplaces and deep soaking tubs to private balconies and water views.

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Waterfront Wedding Reception - Spruce Point Inn - Boothbay Harbor, ME
Spruce Point Inn

88 Grandview Avenue Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538 Phone: 207-633-4152 Toll-Free: 800-553-0289

Every wedding is a romantic affair at this spacious inn on the Maine shore

Whether you’re planning a small, elegant wedding or an upscale rustic celebration of your big day, the Spruce Point Inn, between the woods and the sea in coastal Maine, has an enchanting setting perfect for the occasion. Get married on the Oceanfront Deck, with sweeping water views (and perfect for cocktail receptions) and dine on fresh, local, imaginative cuisine in the Pemaquid, a private post-and-beam ballroom, where you can also dance the night away. Planning a destination wedding? Accommodations for friends and family include townhouses, cottages, lodges and Main Inn rooms. Activities include saltwater pools, tennis courts, fishing, a game room, croquet, hiking – and s’mores by the firepit.
Wedding Reception Tables - Inn at Diamond Cove - Portland, ME
Diamond's Edge Restaurant & Marina

22 McKinley Court Portland, ME, 04109 Phone: 207-805-9836

Make some waves by celebrating your big event at an elegant island inn

There’s no celebration like an island celebration! Host your big event – a wedding, anniversary or birthday celebration or special reunion – at the Inn at Diamond Cove, and you’ll understand why islands provide the backdrop for the most memorable occasions. With luxurious accommodations, a restaurant overlooking the quiet cove, a heated outdoor pool, secluded beaches and other amazing amenities, the inn offers a great getaway location for overnight guests. (But it’s only a short, scenic boat ride from Portland’s Old Port district for day guests.) Venues include an expansive ocean-view lawn (perfect site for a classic Sperry tent), a rustic Art Gallery with vaulted ceilings and sliding barn doors and the restaurant patio, with glorious marina views. An on-site team goes above and beyond to help you plan your special day.
Wedding Cupcakes - Boothbay Harbor Inn - Boothbay Harbor, ME
Boothbay Harbor Inn

31 Atlantic Avenue Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538 Phone: 207-633-6302

One of Maine’s only harborside venues, inn specializes in magical weddings by the water

Celebrate by the sea when you book your special event at the Boothbay Harbor Inn. Whether you’re marking a family birthday or anniversary or throwing a gala wedding, you’ll love the venues at this waterfront inn, right next to the picturesque wooden footbridge. Options include a harborside dining room, front lawn with a raised fire pit (great for cocktail hours), a pretty side lawn and harborside tent. It’s safe to say there’s a water view from every seat! Catered meals run from laid-back lobster bakes to formal sit-down dinners. An event planner and coordinator will assist with all the details so you can concentrate on enjoying the day with family and friends. Room packages can be provided, as well as suggestions for local vendors for photography and other services.

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Wedding Ceremony - Migis Lodge on Sebago Lake - South Casco, ME
Migis Lodge on Sebago Lake

30 Migis Lodge Road South Casco, ME, 04077 Phone: 207-655-4524

Magical weddings are the norm at this gorgeous lakeside resort nestled in the pines

If you believe in magic, then you definitely want to book your wedding at Migis Lodge on Sebago Lake. Surrounded by lofty pines, on the shore of a glistening lake with mountains in the background, the resort hosts magical weddings for up to 200 people in May, early June, some weekends in September and from mid-October to early November. You’ll have exclusive use of the stunning property, and experienced staff will work with you to plan your ceremony under the pines and reception in the gorgeous rustic lodge. Dine buffet or family style, or on elegant plated dinners, then dance into the night, ending around a bonfire by the lake. Special rates for lodge rooms and cottages are available for guests.

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Wedding Village by the Sea Wells Maine
Village By The Sea

1373 Post Road Wells, ME, 04090 Phone: 207-646-1100 Toll-Free: 800-444-8862

Coastal resort’s wedding coordinators will ensure your big day is a major success

You want your wedding to be both by the seaside and stress-free? That is exactly what the wedding coordinators at the Village by the Sea have in mind for you. At this year-round condominium hotel resort, near Wells Beach and bordering a beautiful nature preserve, you can exchange your vows under a lovely wedding pergola, take your photos in gorgeous gardens, have a cocktail hour on a spacious patio and a grand celebration in an elegant ballroom. Up to 200 guests can enjoy fantastic plated entrees as well as a custom wedding cake, all designed to your individual taste and specifications. Coordinators will be on hand the day of your wedding to make sure all goes according to plan. All wedding packages we offer are all-inclusive.
Jonathan' Ogunquit Ballroom Ogunquit ME Credit Emilie Inc.
Jonathan's Ogunquit

92 Bourne Lane Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-4777

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.Photo Credit Emilie Inc.
Wedding Flower Girl - Attean Lake Lodge - Jackman, ME
Attean Lake Lodge

On Birch Island in Attean Lake Jackman, ME, 04945 Phone: 207-668-3792

Celebrate your big occasion island-style in the middle of a pristine Maine lake

Are you about to mark a big occasion – a wedding, a birthday bash, an anniversary party, a major reunion? Then celebrate island-style at the picturesque Attean Lake Lodge. A 10-minute boat ride will bring your guests to the scenic 24-acre island set on one of Maine’s most pristine lakes. Outdoor ceremony, gathering and dining spots include gardens, woodlands and beachfronts; inside, there’s the rustic lodge with its gorgeous lake-view porch. The all-inclusive resort (all meals are provided) has 14 very inviting one- to three-bedroom cabins, all lit with gas and kerosene lighting. (The lodge itself has solar power and 24/7 wifi.) Activities include hiking, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding and relaxing in front of your cabin’s fireplace or by an evening fire, with marshmallows in hand.
Oceanside Wedding Ceremony - Cliff House Maine - Cape Neddick, ME
Cliff House

591 Shore Road Cape Neddick, ME, 03902 Phone: 207-361-1000 Toll-Free: 855-210-6901

Breathtaking venues, creative cuisine, expert service make luxury resort ideal destination wedding site

With dreamlike venues for your ceremony and reception, culinary fare as breathtaking as the ocean views and expert wedding specialists to ensure your big day goes off flawlessly, the Cliff House is the perfect choice for your wedding by the sea. Exchange your vows on the North Point Lawn, with panoramic ocean views and sounds of the waves crashing below. Continue with a cocktail hour on the Firepit Terrace patio or Cliffscape Terrace, followed by an elegant reception in the Atlantic Ballroom, with panoramic windows revealing the seemingly boundless ocean below. An expert catering team will make your menu memorable, from signature lobster rolls to truffle essence risotto with foraged local mushrooms. Make it a destination wedding at this luxury resort, and your guests will remember the weekend forever.