Bill Miller's Castle

834 E Main St, Branford, CT 06405 Map · Phone number · Visit website
Hired? Save
101 reviews
4.9 out of 5.0
Guest capacity 75 to 250
Availability Check your date
  • Photos 44
  • About
  • Reviews 101
  • FAQs
  • Real Weddings 1
  • Network

About Bill Miller's Castle

Bill Miller's Castle is an extravagant family-owned banquet facility located in picturesque Branford, Connecticut, near the Connecticut shoreline. Originally built in the 1880s as a barn, the structure has lofty ceilings, crystal chandeliers, a large dance floor area and five antique fireplaces. The venue has a rustic, country charm that creates a memorable backdrop for your wedding day. Along with an extravagant wedding venue, enjoy exquisite wedding cuisine prepared by Executive Chef Edgar Ortiz of La Luna Ristoranté. The staff at Bill Miller's Castle provide unparalleled planning and budgeting skills to assist you in planning your dream day.

Facilities and Capacity
Bill Miller's Castle can accommodate up to 250 wedding guests, with indoor and outdoor spaces. The indoor ballroom offers an enormous dance floor and three-story fireplace. The indoor chapel is a classic setting for weddings, too. For outdoor locations, the picturesque Castle gazebo has a large deck, and the Trellis under the trees is ideal for ceremonies. Bill Miller's Castle hosts only one event per day, ensuring privacy and exclusive access to the facility.

Services Offered
Bill Miller's Castle offers a range of wedding services. Services include:

  • Bridal suite
  • Event planning
  • Cake
  • Lighting/sound
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • In-house catering
  • Servers
  • In-house bar
  • Bartenders
  • Valet
  • Décor


Follow Bill Miller's Castle on
Main Room
Main Room
pb7 51 27711
Bill Miller's Castle
blg11
Bill Miller's Castle
Bill Miller's Castle Main Room
Bill Miller's Castle Main Room
Bill Miller's Castle Panoramic
Bill Miller's Castle Panoramic
photo expressions 51 27711
Bill Miller's Castle
Sweetheart Table
Sweetheart Table
Bill Miller's Castle Courtyard
Bill Miller's Castle Courtyard
Outdoor wedding ceremony
Outdoor wedding ceremony
Fireplace
Fireplace
Wedding ceremony
Wedding ceremony
Bridal portrait
Bridal portrait
blg23
Bill Miller's Castle
blg35
Bill Miller's Castle
The Bill Miller's castle
The Bill Miller's castle
Bridal portrait
Bridal portrait
blg12
Bill Miller's Castle
Table setting
Table setting
Couple with bridesmaid and groomsmen
Couple with bridesmaid and groomsmen
Exterior view
Exterior view
Couple dancing
Couple dancing
Creative couple portrait
Creative couple portrait
blg25
Bill Miller's Castle
blg32
Bill Miller's Castle
Table set-up
Table set-up
Wedding party
Wedding party
Couple's dance
Couple's dance
Wedding gown
Wedding gown
Wedding guest
Wedding guest
blg10
Bill Miller's Castle
blg42
Bill Miller's Castle
blg36
Bill Miller's Castle
282fedd9feb84750 1327429204959 HorsewBride
Bill Miller's Castle
Fall Wedding
Fall Wedding
Backyard View
Backyard View
Courtyard
Courtyard
Winter Wedding
Winter Wedding
Winter Wedding
Winter Wedding
Bill Miller's Castle Gate
Bill Miller's Castle Gate
Main Room
Main Room
Table setting
Table setting
Table Setting
Table Setting
First Dance
First Dance
Outdoor Ceremony
Outdoor Ceremony
Main Room
Main Room
pb7 51 27711
Bill Miller's Castle
blg11
Bill Miller's Castle

Interested in this vendor?

Request pricing
Photos 44 Photos
Real Weddings 16 Photos

101 Reviews for Bill Miller's Castle

Recommended by 98% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.9

47 User photos

Sort by:
  • Jessica

    Jessica Espeut · Getting married on 01/10/2021

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Simply Magical!

    From the moment I searched for castle venues for my wedding, Bill Miller's Castle stood out immediately. As soon as I stepped foot in this beautifully unique place, I knew this was it. I told my fiance he would also fall in love with the castle, and he did too! We loved that it's a family run business, and that adds even more to this venue's charm. Victoria was our coordinator and was extremely helpful throughout the entire planning process. She was always available to answer any questions, no matter how silly it seemed. Even the day of, she ran the show so that our special day went seamlessly without a hitch. Our guests raved about the delicious and plentiful food and drinks throughout the night for weeks after the wedding. My husband and I would relive that day in a heartbeat! We are eternally grateful to have had a simply magical wedding day.

    Sent on 12/13/2019
  • J

    Jonathan Jacobson · Getting married on 11/11/2020

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Ideal Wedding Venue

    We could not be happier with our experience with Bill Miller's Castle and wholeheartedly recommend it as a wedding venue. Initially, the location is absolutely gorgeous and is conveniently located just outside of New Haven. Furthermore, our Event Coordinator, Victoria Smith, was everything and more than we could have possibly asked for in planning the most important day of our lives. Not only was Victoria and the rest of her team incredibly knowledgeable and professional, but their experience with wedding planning seamlessly translated into a perfectly executed wedding experience that neither we, or our guests, will ever forget.

    Sent on 12/31/2019

Awards

101
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2019 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner

Bill Miller's Castle FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    No
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 950.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 950.00
  • 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
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Dessert
    Server(s)
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
    Champagne Toast
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    250
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    75
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    1
  • Describe your venue:
    Barn
    Historic Building
    Mansion
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Cake
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Liability Insurance
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
  • What event items are available?
    Aisle Runners
    Altar/Arch
    Audio Equipment
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Photo booth
    Tables
    Tents
    Tent Accessories
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    Chocolate Fountain
    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
    December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March

Real Weddings

Professional Network & Endorsements

7 Endorsements

  • Branford Flowers, LLC Wedding Florists

    Great spot for a unique wedding. Lots of personality!

  • Lights Camera DJs Wedding DJs

    It is always a pleasure to work at Bill Miller's Castle. Family run venue who are always willing to accommodate. Lisa, Victoria and the entire staff are professional and fun. We love the layout with the huge dance floor. The castle is truly one of a kind with an authentic look.

  • Jennifer Higham Photography Wedding Photographers

    I love working with the staff at Bill Millers Castle. They are professional and helpful to all the vendors and the couples.

Preferred Vendors

Map

  • 834 E Main St Branford, 06405 See on map
    844-284-9965 (Phone number)
    2034886579 (Fax Number)
    Location of (Bill Miller's Castle)