Weddings in Southern Maine
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Brides love the Southern Maine Coast for their weddings. Southern Maine is the perfect home for destination weddings since it's not far from several major cities, easily accessed by 3 major airports and world's away for that scenic special day. The bride and groom can choose between a full service resort for the rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony and reception that offers lodging for all the wedding guests, or go for a casual clambake rehearsal dinner and a more intimate oceanfront ceremony with lodging at a romantic inn for their wedding night.
The Southern Maine Coast offers all these wedding options from big lavish weddings to small intimate ceremonies.
The York Harbor Inn and The Nonantum Resort for example provide everything from a beautiful outdoor wedding ceremony setting by the sea to a ballroom that accommodates a large wedding reception for dinner and dancing, plus lodging for the wedding party and guests and a bridal suite for the honeymooners. You can even host a wedding brunch the day after your nuptials.
What's extra special about a Maine wedding, besides the stunning backdrop, are the many activities available for your wedding weekend. Guest can enjoy the beach, lobster or schooner boat tours, trolley rides, golf and sightseeing during their time in Maine. Below are several Southern Maine Coast Wedding sites to find that special place to host your wedding day, rehearsal dinner and oceanfront ceremony.
Ocean Woods Resort - Kennebunkport
On the quiet side of Kennebunkport, on 10 wooded acres, 1/2 mile to Goose Rocks Beach, we offer a charming setting for the perfect wedding day. Your day can include a chartered trolley to the beach for a ceremony by the sea, followed by a outdoor tent reception with dinner and dancing. Or have your ceremony at our scenic pond followed by a reception in our elegant function room, for up to 120 guests. On-site pub. 32 on-site guest rooms. Cost-effective Kennebunkport wedding weekend.... all at one spot. 71 Dyke Rd, Kennebunkport, Maine 207-967-1928
Village by the Sea - Maine’s Wedding Place
Inviting Events by the Sea. Celebrate one of life’s grandest events, with us. Our charming gazebo provides a lovely outdoor ceremony, with your reception only steps away. Hosting up to 175 guests, enjoy a distinctive reception, complete with cocktail hour, passed hors d’oeuvres and dinner service, each designed with your personal touches. Make your wedding day fantasy, a reality at a price your budget can afford. Just 1.5 hours north of Boston between Ogunquit and Kennebunkport on Maine's Coast. 1373 Post Road, Wells, Maine 207-646-1100
Rhumb Line Resort - Affordable Kennebunkport Weddings
Make your wedding day special with an outdoor tent wedding and authentic Maine Lobster Bake on our spacious grounds for up to 150. Or take advantage of our Chart Room, perfect for hosting reunions, wedding receptions and other events. Complete Maine Lobster Bake Wedding Packages including tent, tables, chairs, and more... from only $69 per person. Other Wedding Packages from as low as $39.95 per person. The only resort with both outdoor and indoor heated pools, hot tubs and fitness center in Kennebunkport. 41 Turbat's Creek, Kennebunkport, Maine 207-967-5457
Nonantum Resort - Kennebunkport
Enchanting resort features elegantly appointed rooms, water view dining. Heated pool, recreational activities and service reminiscent of days gone by. The trolley stops out front waiting to whisk you from shop to gallery to beach. Dedicated to providing our guests with the highest quality service, we will assure that your wedding day is everything you dreamed it would be. Parties for up to 200 people.
Winner of TheKnot Best of Weddings and WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award
2015. 95 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Maine 207-967-4050
York Harbor Inn – Weddings by the Sea
The Most Memorable Events In Maine - Begin By The Edge Of The Sea. Luxurious Historic Oceanfront Inn with award-winning fine dining offering bridal showers, rehearsal dinners and wedding receptions. Exclusive oceanfront wedding ceremonies, exclusively available through the York Harbor Inn at the beautiful Hartley-Mason Reserve. Elegant Ballroom accommodates 150-175. Many luxury guest rooms. 1637 oceanfront dining and Ship’s Cellar Pub with entertainment for post-reception gatherings! 1 hour from Boston. 480 York Street, York Harbor, Maine 207-363-5119
Stage Neck Inn – York Harbor
Your intimate oceanfront wedding which guests will be raving about for years to come. Weddings of up to 125 guests during 5-hour window of your choice. Grounds feature the beach, ocean, river and cliff walk merging in scenic splendor. Gourmet menus and attention-to-detail/service to match. Dawn Whittemore, wedding coordinator will ensure that your day goes smoothly. Extensive online wedding guide. 8 Stage Neck Road, York, Maine. 207-363-3850, 800-552-4183
The Union Bluff Hotel – York Beach
The Union Bluff Hotel has been keeping a watchful eye over the shores of Short Sands Beach since 1868. Back then our guests arrived with their trunks packed for a month-long stay and men and women dressed in "bathing costumes". Styles have changed but not the splendor or personal service that keeps generation after generation coming back to the Union Bluff Hotel. 8 Beach Street,York Beach, Maine 207-363-1333
Dockside Guest Quarters Inn – Inn, York Harbor
The Dockside is situated uniquely on a private peninsula overlooking York Harbor, providing a panoramic vista of the ocean and harbor. We offer the classic "New England Cottage" accomodations and multi-unit buildings at the waters edge. Dining at the Dockside is popular with locals and visitors alike, offering local seafood and a wide variety of other favorites. Nearby area ameneties include outlet shopping, history, lighthouses, golf, beaches, fishing. 22 Harris Island Road, York, Maine 207-363-2868
Breakwater Inn & Spa – Waterfront Inn and Spa
Waterfront Inn directly on the Kennebunk River where the river meets the ocean, offering an astounding setting for your special event to be remembered for years to come. The Breakwater team are experienced, professional event planners, able to assist in ensuring that all your needs are well catered to. Menus customized to fit your event with choice of plated dinner service, stations, buffet or lobster clam bakes. Events can be hosted in a Private waterfront restaurant or on the beautiful spacious lawn with tent for up to 150 guests. 131 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Maine 207-967-5333
Cliff House – Ogunquit Resort
Grand Re-opening - July 2016. 591 Shore Rd, Cape Neddick, Maine 207-361-1000
The Seaside Inn – Kennebunk Beach
Walk to Kennebunkport's famous Dock Square shops and restaurants. Fabulous sunrises and sunsets from your room! The Seaside Inn includes breakfast daily in the 1850 Boat House. Great values with our special Off-Season Packages. Ninth Generation Family Innkeepers since 1667. Kennebunkport's premier beachfront address. A memorable location directly on the beach. 80 Beach Ave, Kennebunk Beach, Maine 207-967-4461
Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks - So Portland
With contemporary decor, space for up to 500 in social events, and modernly designed rooms for lodging your party and guests, The Marriott Sable Oaks is an ideal location for a wedding. From an onsite ceremony, reception, catering and fine dining, to activities like eighteen holes at the Sable Oaks Country Club on property, our professional event staff will assist you to plan your perfect day. Scenic hillside location only minutes from the Maine Mall, the Portland Jetport, I-95, and nearby downtown Portland and the Old Port. 200 Sable Oaks Drive, South Portland, Maine 207-871-8000
Portsmouth Harbor Events & Conference Center - Portsmouth NH, Meetings
Elegance and sophistication meet at the Portsmouth Harbor Events & Conference Center. Conveniently located off of I-95, in historic downtown our elegant venues in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, are just a quick one-hour drive from Boston. Whether you’re planning your dream wedding, hosting a team-building retreat or creating a memorable social, our venues provide you with an experienced staff, sophisticated surroundings and culinary excellence. We provide over 4,600 sq ft of flexible meeting space that accommodates 15 to 300 attendees. 100 Deer Street at Portwalk Place Portsmouth, NH - 603-422-9300