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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Wedding Reception - Point Sebago Golf Resort - Casco, ME
Point Sebago Golf Resort

261 Point Sebago Road Casco, ME, 04015 Phone: 207-558-8000 Toll-Free: 800-655-1232

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 offer you a magnificent setting with fabulous food at a fantastic value. Our personalized attention to every detail 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.
Wedding Cruise - Maine Windjammers - Camden, ME - Photo Credit Taylor Barclay
Maine Windjammer Association

Sailing from Ports in Rockland and Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: Toll-Free: 800-807-9463

Get married on shore or at sea aboard a traditional Maine windjammer

The romance of the sea and of sailing come together to form the perfect backdrop when you arrange for your wedding aboard one of the magnificent vessels of the Maine Windjammer Association. Exchange your vows at the harbor, on a quiet island or on board one of the association’s eight breathtaking schooners. Charter the boat and set sail for an adventure with family and friends (the windjammers accommodate 16 to 40 guests), or bid your guests farewell on the shore as you sail off into a Maine sunset. The captains are licensed to perform weddings at sea or on shore, the chefs are ready to provide everything from lobster bakes to wedding cakes.
The Lodge on the Cove Wedding Bench  Kennebunkport M
The Lodge on the Cove

29 South Main Street Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-3993 Toll-Free: 800-879-5779

Celebrate your big event at this lively hotel on a secluded Kennebunkport cove

You want a wedding your guests will rave about for years? That’s what the staff at The Lodge on the Cove wants for you, too, and they will help make that happen with their attention to detail and flair for fun. Exchange vows on a wooded knoll overlooking an ocean-fed tidal cove. Have your reception in the combination lodge and Dory restaurant, with panoramic windows overlooking the cove, loft ceilings, a stone fireplace and table seating for 75 in the main lobby or cocktail-style service for up to 125. Or plan something more intimate in the Dory Bar or Clubhouse. All venues have a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere with a retro-style decor. Accommodations are spacious and inviting, with group activities and a nightly bonfire.

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Harbor View - Nonantum Resort - Kennebunkport, ME
Nonantum Resort

95 Ocean Avenue Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-4050 Toll-Free: 800-552-5651

Award-winning resort honored to make couples’ wedding dreams come true

It’s no surprise that The Nonantum Resort is in The Knot’s Best of Weddings Hall of Fame and has won multiple couples’ choice awards on Wedding Wire: Ceremonies and receptions at this casually elegant resort on the Kennebunk River are breathtaking, personally focused and worry-free. Water views are the perfect backdrop for several outdoor venues amid colorful gardens and landscaped lawns. And receptions under a tent overlooking the river mean dining on creative local cuisine and dancing under the stars. After hours, a resort trolley will take you to an after-party at Federal Jack’s in town. Whether you are planning a small affair or a celebration for 350, The Nonantum can help you make your big-day dreams come true.
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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.
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Distinctive Inns of New England

Luxurious Accommodations throughout New England , CT Phone:

Seaside weddings something of a specialty at these lovely Maine inns

Weddings are beautiful by the coast, and two Maine inns can help make your big-day planning stress-free. At the Inn at English Meadows in Kennebunk, smaller weddings and elopements are a specialty. Garden ceremonies on the beautifully landscaped lawn are, like the inn itself, both elegant and relaxed. If it’s just the two of you, consider the inn’s Romantic Package, with flowers and Prosecco in your suite or bungalow. Over in Camden, the Camden Maine Stay Inn, like the Inn at English Meadows, is a charming option for guests and wedding parties, with eight tastefully decorated guests rooms, gorgeous gardens and gourmet breakfasts. Both inns are close to seaside activities and outdoor adventures all four seasons of the year.
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16 Bay View Hotel Camden

16 Bay View Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-4325

Your wedding will sparkle at this jewel of a hotel near Camden Harbor

Every facet of your wedding will be given unparalleled attention at 16 Bay View, a jewel of a hotel in the heart of Camden, just steps from the picturesque harbor. Whether you’re planning a sit-down dinner for 100 in the lovely Curtis-Bok banquet room, a cocktail party affair on the amazing roof terrace overlooking the harbor, a small gathering in the chic, intimate Vintage Room or an elopement ceremony in an exquisite loft apartment, your day will be one to remember. Suggested ceremony sites include a chapel overlooking Penobscot Bay, a harbor park and the Camden Yacht Club. Packages for micro weddings and elopements offer everything from bridal bouquets to wedding cakes and champagne toasts. Planning is personalized to make your day go just the way you want.

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Wedding Cupcakes - Boothbay Harbor Inn - Boothbay Harbor, ME
Boothbay Harbor Inn

31 Atlantic Avenue Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538 Phone: 207-633-6302 Toll-Free: 1-800-533-6302

Memorable weddings on the waterfront a specialty of this gracious harborside inn

Are you in a celebratory mood? Then the planners and coordinators at the scenic Boothbay Harbor Inn, located at the water’s edge, want to create an event worthy of your mood. For decades, the inn’s experienced staff has helped plan perfect weddings, reunions, rehearsal dinners, birthday and anniversary celebrations and other festive occasions, customizing every aspect to make sure your individual dream becomes a stress-free reality. With beautiful waterfront locations for up to 150 people, spacious rooms with harbor views, superior planning and day-of service and catered dinners from lobster bakes to elegant plates, this inn will leave your guests impressed. And everything happens just feet from the Atlantic because the inn is one of Maine’s only harborside event venues.

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Wedding Sebasco Harbor Resort Sebasco Estates Maine
Sebasco Harbor Resort

Mid-Coast Maine on Casco Bay Sebasco Estates, ME, 04565 Phone: 207-389-1161 Toll-Free: 866-389-2072

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.
Wedding Couple on the Shore - Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Event Center - Bar Harbor, ME
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Event Center

119 Eden Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-5801 Toll-Free: 800-336-2463

Picture-perfect wedding planning, and venues, at this oceanside hotel

Make your wedding planning stress-free, and leave your guests oohing and ahhing, by letting the Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Conference Center host your ceremony and reception. Whether you are opting for a big day that is intimate, or grand, the wedding specialists at the gorgeous waterfront hotel, with 12 acres of gardens and rolling lawns, will help you with every detail, from cocktail and hors d’oeuvres gatherings in the gardens of an early 20th century mansion to tented receptions for 350 on the resort’s sweeping lawns, with beautiful views of Frenchman Bay. Choose from the delights of the hotel’s wedding menus or sit down with the chef to create something special. Your day will be as beautiful as its surroundings.

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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 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 special occasion by the lake in this all-inclusive Maine resort

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The warm hospitality of the staff, the delicious meals, the variety of lake-centered activities and the spectacular views make the Attean Lake Lodge a favorite spot for guests with something to celebrate. On an island in Jackman, Maine (you are there in a 10-minute boat ride), this stunning outdoor venue can accommodate 70 overnight guests in 14 cabins and can up to 100 guests in all for reunions, anniversaries, weddings, rehearsal dinners, special birthdays or any other social get-together. The lodge is right on the water, so boating, sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding are all options. Sites for gatherings and ceremonies include the lodge, beach, dock, woodland, flower gardens or fabulous front porch. Dining possibilities include lobster, cookout food and amazing homemade desserts.
Sundeck Wedding - The Kennebunkport Inn - Kennebunkport, ME - Photo Credit Leah Haydock Photography
Kennebunkport Inn

One Dock Square Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-2621 Toll-Free: 800-248-2621

Weddings at this inn in the heart of Kennebunkport are memorable celebrations

Weddings at the Kennebunkport Inn, the only hotel in the heart of Kennebunkport, are celebrations to remember, whether you are planning a small gathering for close friends and family or something larger under a tent on the sun deck. The historic inn, which used to be a tea merchant’s mansion, has a cozy restaurant dining area for your reception and 35 luxurious guest rooms and suites to ensure your destination wedding is perfect in every way. The gastropub is a great spot for friends and family to gather to plan activities from scenic coastal cruises, whale watches and beach walks to boutique shopping and gallery hopping in the lively village. Experienced staff will make your weekend, from rehearsal dinner to farewell brunch, worry-free and wonderful.
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