Estate on the Halifax

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About Estate on the Halifax

Estate of the Halifax is a historic, riverfront wedding venue located in Port Orange, Florida. Nestled on 10 acres of private land, the Estate is surrounded by large, mossy oaks, lush greenery, and a beautifully serene river. With both indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception spaces to choose from, you’ll find a setting at this charming venue that’s perfect for you. And to top it all off, their team of professional event planners will walk with you throughout the planning process to ensure a stress-free wedding season from start to finish. Inquire about Estate of the Halifax today to reserve your wedding date!

Facilities and Capacity
Estate of the Halifax has a multitude of event spaces to choose from. From intimate, vintage inspired ceremonies to modern, glamorous reception spaces, there’s sure to be a setting that’s perfect for your style and personality. State of the Halifax’s biggest event space, The Gardens & Koi Ponds, holds up to 250 guests in its outdoor, majestic garden setting. Here you’ll find Snow White’s Cottage, perfect for a charming cocktail hour. For a more rustic style setting, check out The Tavern, originally built in the 1920’s and sporting extensive woodwork with stunning iron stairs and railings. Some of Estate of the Halifax’s additional venue spaces include:

  • The Chapel, built in 1897
  • The Club Car, perfect for a groom’s suite
  • Agatha’s Guesthouse, for wedding party accommodations


Services Offered
The Estate of the Halifax team goes above and beyond to make their couple’s wedding day dreams come true. From professional event planners to event rentals, centerpieces, and décor, everything you need for a stunning wedding day will be at your fingertips at The Estate of the Halifax. A full list of their services includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Bridal suite
  • Event rentals
  • Event planning
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • Lighting/sound
  • Setup
  • Clean up


Cuisine
The team at Estate of the Halifax is happy to set up a variety of dinner styles. From buffet stations to passed out hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and bar services, your guests will enjoy a delicious meal in a well-planned setting. The venue will also provide an assortment of food and beverage items including:

  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Chocolate fountain


Accommodations
To make your wedding experience truly above and beyond, Estate of the Halifax also provides accommodations for couples and their guests. Located at the riverfront Agatha’s Cottage, you’ll find three charming bedrooms, and indoor pool/spa, a wet bar and a full kitchen.

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Dress on front of Agathas
Dress on front of Agathas
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Estate on the Halifax
Couple in front of fountain
Couple in front of fountain
Train bridge at night
Train bridge at night
Drapery arch in Chapel
Drapery arch in Chapel
Chapel nighttime sparkler pic
Chapel nighttime sparkler pic
Agatha's Guest House
Agatha's Guest House
Gazebo with drape and flowers
Gazebo with drape and flowers
Oak Tree ceremony location
Oak Tree ceremony location
Couple on edge of lake in front of train at dusk
Couple on edge of lake in front of train at dusk
Couple by river at dusk
Couple by river at dusk
Riverfront of Agatha's Guest House
Riverfront of Agatha's Guest House
Our tree arch, one of many outdoor photo opportunity locations
Our tree arch, one of many outdoor photo opportunity locations
Nighttime bridge couple
Nighttime bridge couple
Couple by train tracks
Couple by train tracks
Couple with stars
Couple with stars
Seating at Gazebo
Seating at Gazebo
Gazebo
Gazebo
Water wheel and gardens at night
Water wheel and gardens at night
Tavern room shot with Gold Chloe chairs
Tavern room shot with Gold Chloe chairs
Couple in front of main wall covered in greenery
Couple in front of main wall covered in greenery
Daytime close-up couple bridge
Daytime close-up couple bridge
Couple by train
Couple by train
Fireworks at the end of the night
Fireworks at the end of the night
Rain shot of couple
Rain shot of couple
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Couple on dock at night
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Couple in sparkler circles
Couple in sparkler circles
Couple by windmill on lake
Couple by windmill on lake
Table decor with Mahogany Chiavari chairs
Table decor with Mahogany Chiavari chairs
Bridal party in front of Agatha's Guest House
Bridal party in front of Agatha's Guest House
Room shot in Tavern with Mahogany Chiavari
Room shot in Tavern with Mahogany Chiavari
Bridal Party on steps of Chapel
Bridal Party on steps of Chapel
Table decor example
Table decor example
Sweetheart table and elevated cake table
Sweetheart table and elevated cake table
Colored fountain in lake
Colored fountain in lake
B/W Couple rain shot
B/W Couple rain shot
B/W Introduction of couple
B/W Introduction of couple
Happy couple with balloons
Happy couple with balloons
Tavern decor example with drapery
Tavern decor example with drapery
Cake displayed on cocktail table
Cake displayed on cocktail table
Bridal party looking sharp on driveway by Agatha's
Bridal party looking sharp on driveway by Agatha's
Monogrammed cutting cake
Monogrammed cutting cake
Couple in garden by back archway
Couple in garden by back archway
Chapel Floral Decor
Chapel Floral Decor
Lush floral decor in Tavern
Lush floral decor in Tavern
Daytime shot of couple in front of Club Car
Daytime shot of couple in front of Club Car
Main garden area looking towards Agatha's Guesthouse daytime
Main garden area looking towards Agatha's Guesthouse daytime
Bridal party on train tracks leading to bridge
Bridal party on train tracks leading to bridge
Bride's dress hung on front porch of Agatha's
Bride's dress hung on front porch of Agatha's
Groomsmen on lakeside by monument arch
Groomsmen on lakeside by monument arch
Agathas daytime
Agathas daytime
Tavern full drape & florals
Tavern full drape & florals
Nighttime dock
Nighttime dock
Happy Couple and Chapel
Happy Couple and Chapel
Farm table and Chloes in Taver
Farm table and Chloes in Taver
Bridal Party near bridge
Bridal Party near bridge
Dress on front of Agathas
Dress on front of Agathas
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Couple in front of fountain
Couple in front of fountain

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155 Reviews for Estate on the Halifax

Recommended by 95% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.8
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.8

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  • Ashley

    Ashley · Getting married on 02/06/2021

    5.0
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    • Responsiveness:
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    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    They are amazing

    the lady that helped me explained everything and answered my questions vary quick, and it help that is a beautiful venue

    Sent on 05/16/2019
  • Kathy

    Kathy Moffett · Married on 07/18/2020

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

    Amazingly Beautiful Wedding Venue

    I highly recommend The Estate in the Halifax. Cara and the staff are wonderful, professional and the property has such an interesting history. I felt very lucky to have has my wedding here!

    Sent on 08/02/2020

    Estate on the Halifax's reply:

    We are so happy you and Keith had a wonderful wedding day here at the Estate on the Halifax! Thank you for sharing your experience so that others can enjoy as well.

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Estate on the Halifax Pricing

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Estate on the Halifax FAQ

  • 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?
    $ 1000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 1000.00
  • 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?
    $ 1000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 1000.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Linens
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 13.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
    House Beer
    House Wine
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    200
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    2
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    10
  • Describe your venue:
    Banquet Hall
    Historic Building
    Mansion
    Waterfront
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Elopements
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Drapery
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Chocolate Fountain
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    March
    April
    May
    October
    November
    December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    June
    July
    August
    September

Real Weddings

5 Wedding Deals & Discounts

  • Estate on the Halifax 1
    Summer 2021 Special

    This special is valid June - September 2021. This special is up to $2500 off advertised rates.

    SUMMER 2021 SPECIAL PACKAGE

    MONDAY – THURSDAY $5500.00 Plus tax

    FRIDAY - SUNDAY $7,000.00 Plus tax

    Includes:

    Exclusive Use of the Estate on the Halifax to include the Tavern, Chapel, Gardens & Koi Ponds, Garden Gazebo, Snow White’s Cottage, Club Car & an overnight stay in Agatha’s Guest House; Special Catering Menu; 4 Hours of Beer & Wine Beverage Service & Champagne Toast.

    • Choice of (select 1): Traditional Cheese Display served with Crackers & Grapes, Vegetable Tray, Fresh Fruit Tray, Spinach Dip with Crackers, or Fresh Tomato Bruschetta at cocktail hour
    • Choice of plated salad: Mixed Greens, Traditional Caesar Salad, Floridian Flair, or Bistro Salad
    • Choice of Main Entrées (Select 2): Beef Burgundy with Homemade Egg Noodles, Baked Ziti with Meat Sauce, Roasted Pork Loin with Homemade Cinnamon Apple, Chicken Marsala, Chicken Dijon, Italian Crumb Chicken, Parmesan Crusted Pan Seared Chicken, Chicken Choron, or Island Chicken
    • Choice of Savory Sides (Select 3): Fresh Whipped White Potatoes, Parsley Red Potatoes, Red Skinned Mashed Potatoes, Scalloped Potatoes, Fresh Yellow Squash & Zucchini with Basil Butter, Fresh Glazed Carrots, Fresh Snapped Green Beans, Broccoli Cheese Casserole, Creamed Spinach, Cheese Grits, or Corn Soufflé
    • Breads (Select 1): Fresh Herb Infused Bread, Freshly Baked Yeast Rolls & Butter, Homemade Corn Bread, Cinnamon Rolls

    Dinner Includes:

    China; silverware; water goblets; Champagne glasses; coffee cups; floor length white linen for guest tables;

    Additional white linen for cake table; buffet linen; choice of poly napkin color; cake cutting; setup and break down.

    The Summer 2019 Special is based on 50 adult guests. Additional adult guests would be $65 per person drinking, $50 per non-drinker, and $40 per child (3-12) for the standard special. The Special is subject to both availability & change without notice. No substitutions are allowed.

    The following is NOT included: officiate, photographer, flowers, cake or DJ. All cake vendors must be licensed and insured.

  • Estate on the Halifax 2
    Winter 2021 Special

    Our Winter 2021 Special is available for January and February 2021. Monday - Thursday $5250, Friday - Sunday $6500. This special includes Exclusive Use of the Estate on the Halifax, an overnight stay in Agatha's Guesthouse, Special Catering Menu, 4 hour Open Beer and Wine at Reception, Champagne Toast, floor length white linens and choice of poly napkin color for 50 guests. Additional guests $65pp drinking, $50pp non-drinking and $40pp kids 3-12.

  • Estate on the Halifax 3
    Sizzling Summer Special

    June - September 2020

    Monday - Wednesday $4500

    Friday - Sunday $5750

    Exclusive Use of the Estate on the Halifax to include the Tavern, Chapel, Gardens & Koi Ponds, Gazebo, Snow White’s Cottage, Club Car & an overnight stay in Agatha’s Guest House; Special Catering Menu; 5 Hours of Beer & Wine Beverage Service at cocktail hour and reception & Champagne Toast.

    ·Choice of (select 1): Cheese Display with Crackers & Grapes, Vegetable Tray, or Fresh Fruit Tray at cocktail hour

    ·Choice of (select 1) plated salad: Mixed Greens, Traditional Caesar Salad, Floridian Flair, or Bistro Salad

    ·Choice of Main Entrées (Select 2): Beef Burgundy with Egg Noodles, Baked Ziti w/ Meat Sauce, Roasted Pork Loin w/ Warm Cinnamon Apples, Chicken Marsala, Chicken Dijon, Italian Crumb Chicken, Parmesan Crusted Pan Seared Chicken, or Chicken Choron

    ·Choice of Savory Sides (Select 3): Fresh Whipped White Potatoes, Parsley Red Potatoes, Red Skinned Mashed Potatoes, Scalloped Potatoes, Fresh Yellow Squash & Zucchini with Basil Butter, Fresh Glazed Carrots, Fresh Snapped Green Beans, Broccoli Cheese Casserole, Creamed Spinach, Cheese Grits, or Corn Soufflé

    ·Breads (Select 1): Fresh Herb Infused Bread, Freshly Baked Yeast Rolls & Butter, Homemade Cornbread, or Cinnamon Rolls

    Dinner Includes: China; silverware; glassware; floor length white linen for guest tables & cake table; buffet linen; choice of poly napkin color; cake cutting; coffee and iced tea service; table & chair setup and break down.

    The Sizzling Summer Special is based on 50 adult guests. Additional adult guests would be $65 per person drinking, $50 pernon-drinker, and $40 per child (3-12). The Special is subject to both availability & change without notice. Optional upgrades. No substitutions are allowed.

    The following is NOT included: officiate, photographer, flowers, cake or DJ. All cake vendors must be licensed and insured.

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Professional Network & Endorsements

12 Endorsements

  • Koontz Photography & Design Wedding Photographers

    A beautiful location for weddings in the Volusia County area!

  • Jamie Lee Creativity Wedding Photographers

    I absolutely love working at the Estate on the Halifax. This venue is gorgeous-well maintained, and the staff is amazing! I cannot wait to photograph more weddings at the Estate!

  • Mister DJ Entertainment Wedding DJs

    Beautiful venue for your Ceremony and Reception. First class staff and property!

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