Middleton Place

4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Middleton Place

Heralded as the oldest landscaped gardens in America, the Middleton Place venue in Charleston, South Carolina is filled with carefully manicured formal gardens that provide a romantic backdrop for your wedding. With its floral allees, butterfly wing-shaped lakes, and views of the Ashley River, couples will be able to rejuvenate with their loved ones in the venue's serene spaces and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples can invite up to 1,000 guests to join them at this expansive and breathtaking garden venue that features a total of 110 acres. In the gardens and grounds, you have the choice between choosing from among uncovered outdoor and covered outdoor options. For your ceremony, there are a variety of outdoor spaces that you can customize to meet your needs and wedding size. The Parterre and Butterfly Lakes offer you and your guests views of the Ashley River while the Secret Gardens offer two romantic gardens of different sizes to choose from. If you want to add a historic focal point to your wedding, the Middleton Oak, which is thought to be over 900 years old, can provide a historic backdrop as you say your vows. The Octagonal Garden and Crane Pool feature many seasonal and varying flowers while the Stableyards venue option gives you a rustic touch. For receptions, separate venue options are available as well. This 18th century plantation also features the House Museum on property.

Services Offered
Couples are welcome to enjoy other aspects of their wedding on property, such as their bridal shower, engagement party, rehearsal dinner, reception, or elopement. Accommodations can be provided in the 55-room inn for those wanting to take some more time to enjoy this blossoming venue. Other services include:

  • Cake
  • In-house bar
  • In-house catering
  • Outside vendors
  • Pet friendly
  • Preferred vendors only
  • Setup

Location

Middleton Place is just northwest of North Charleston. The Ashley River is only a stone's throw from the property and there are plenty of accommodation options that couple and their guests may choose from.

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Parterre and butterfly lakes
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Pavilion at night
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Pavilion at night
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Pavilion side entrance
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34 Reviews for Middleton Place

Recommended by 83% of couples


4.1 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.2
  • Professionalism 4.1
  • Flexibility 4.1
  • Value 4.2
  • Average response time 4.2

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    Cassandra Amundson · Getting married on 07/24/2019

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    Just Grand!

    All the employees @ Middleton Place are so nice & helpful. Sam, the wedding coordinator is superb. She spent a lot of her time helping to accommadate my wedding vision. This venue is both historical & aesthetically gorgeous!

    Sent on 01/25/2019
  • Laura

    Laura Henderson · Married on 11/30/2018

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    Gorgeous Venue & Superstar Staff

    Middleton Place is wonderful!! Besides being a super gorgeous and amazing venue, all of the staff are complete gems and absolutely amazing. They go above and beyond to make sure your day is a special one and they really care about making sure the day goes smoothly and that you and your guests have a good time. And Middleton Place Catering is phenomenal as well!! It was an unforgettable experience for both us & our guests!!

    Sent on 02/21/2019
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Middleton Place 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? $ 7,500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 5,000.00
  • 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? $ 3,500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 1,500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Parking, Set Up, Tables, Transportation
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 27.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? House Beer, House Wine
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 15
  • Describe your venue: Garden, Historic Building, 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, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly, Preferred Vendors Only, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, French Service, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Outside Alcohol, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Chairs, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Shuttle, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? March, April, May, June, October, November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, July, August, September, December

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  • 4300 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC, 29414 See on map
    844-840-1509 (Phone number)
    8435566020 (Other Phone Number)

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