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Pricing information

Reception
$7,000 starting price
Ceremony
$7,500 starting price
Reception
$6,000 starting price
Ceremony
$6,500 starting price
These prices are available for the months of April through November. These prices are available for the months of December through March.

About

On WeddingWire since 2019

Arabella Estate is a charming barn wedding venue located within the picturesque surroundings of Buxton, Maine. This delightful venue has everything you could need to plan the wedding weekend of your dreams. This property offers stunning surroundings, meticulously manicured gardens, ample indoor and outdoor event spaces, and historic accommodations, supplying an idyllic backdrop for your special day.

Facilities and Capacity

Couples and their guests will feel utterly enchanted by the beauty and rustic charm that surrounds this venue. The 5,000-foot barn offers exposed beams, high ceilings, and wooden accents to create a warm and inviting ambiance for your reception event. This beautiful barn offers a sunken dancefloor with a separate bar and lounge area. A mezzanine overlooks the lower floor and offers seating for guests to relax and watch the festivities below. A catering kitchen and prep area is attached to the event space, facilitating speedy service of your chosen cuisine. The barn can also be arranged to accommodate an indoor wedding ceremony if you wish.

Arabella Estate offers a plethora of beautiful outdoor areas, ideal for hosting a sophisticated cocktail hour or charming wedding ceremony. Couples can choose to exchange their vows in the stunning flower gardens on-site, under a canopy of ancient trees, or on the luscious green lawns surrounding the property.

On Summer days, why not host your cocktail hour by the pool? Your guests can enjoy champagne and hors d’oeuvres while admiring their surroundings.

This property also offers get-ready rooms on location and ample parking on-site.

Services Offered

The dedicated staff at Arabella Estate aim to provide everything you could need to make your day a flawless success. Rental of this venue includes the historic house for your wedding party accommodations, the event barn, pool, and the surrounding grounds. This venue offers a four-day weekend rental option so you and your guests can really enjoy the time spent on-site, able to soak up the picturesque views and ample amenities without feeling rushed. Arabella Estate also supplies a list of tried and trusted vendors to enhance your day. A variety of event items are included in their wedding rental package. These include:

  • Selection of tables and chairs
  • Dinnerware
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Decor tables
  • and so much more!

Accommodations

The historic house at Arabella Estate was originally built in 1806 and has been lovingly restored in recent years to feature modern amenities while still retaining its heritage. Every room of this beautiful property features historic charm and antique items that reflect the history of this estate. The house can comfortably accommodate up to 20 overnight guests and features a full kitchen, a wrap-around porch, and a cozy fireplace to relax in front of in the evenings.

  • LGBTQ+-owned
  • Native American-owned
  • Woman-owned

Frequently asked questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$7,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$6,000

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

No

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$7,500

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$6,500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

Describe your venue:

Barn
Garden
Historic Building
Inn/B&B
Loft

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Hors d'oeuvres
Plated
Server(s)

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Drapery
Furniture
Lighting
Tables
Tent Accessories

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Shuttle
Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
December
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Reviews of Arabella Estate

4.9 out of 5 rating
4.9 out of 5 rating
17 Reviews
98% recommend it
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  • Flexibility
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Arabella Estate is a stunning wedding venue with beautiful grounds, a barn, and a historic house. The staff at Arabella Estate, including Sue, Connie, Phil, Mikaela, and Cheryl, are highly praised for their helpfulness, attentiveness, and professionalism. Reviewers mention the seamless and stress-free experience, the amount of included decor and amenities, and the ability to stay on the property for the wedding weekend. The venue is described as jaw-droppingly beautiful and highly recommended for a perfect and magical wedding experience.

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This AI-generated summary gives you a snapshot of the overall ratings and feedback from the reviews this vendor has received.

Arabella Estate is a stunning wedding venue with beautiful grounds, a barn, and a historic house. The staff at Arabella Estate, including Sue, Connie, Phil, Mikaela, and Cheryl, are highly praised for their helpfulness, attentiveness, and professionalism. Reviewers mention the seamless and stress-free experience, the amount of included decor and amenities, and the ability to stay on the property for the wedding weekend. The venue is described as jaw-droppingly beautiful and highly recommended for a perfect and magical wedding experience.

Weddingwire
4.9/5 17 reviews
Google
4.8/5 16 reviews
Seth
Seth K. Sent on 12/19/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing Venue With Great Staff

We cannot express how wonderful this venue is. Phil and Susan went above and beyond to make our day special and to ensure everything was perfect. They provided a wonderful day of coordinator, who helped ensure everything was taken care of the day of the wedding. The venue works with you to ensure that all your expectations are met. Our wedding was made even more special by being able to spend the wedding weekend with the wedding party, hanging out in the pool and in the house. Our guests were so impressed with the venue. We could not have asked for a better venue or better staff. Thank you for everything!
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Emily V. Sent on 11/13/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing Venue

Not only is the venue unbelievably beautiful, but the staff is fantastic. They made our wedding so seamless and stress free. They were very attentive and on top of everything.
Emily
Emily M. Sent on 10/03/2022
5 out of 5 rating

The most amazing weddinf venue of your dreams!

We got married here last weekend and it was the wedding of our dreams! Arabella Estate absolutely stunning! Everyone who worked there was involved in every single part of the wedding and they made us feel so comfortable. They seriously felt like part of our family. We highly recommend this venue to everyone, you will not regret it! We love all of you and thank you for everything you did for us!
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