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Minnesota Boat Club

Saint Paul, MN View map Visit website
Rating 4.4 out of 5
20 reviews
$10k - $16k For 100 Guests
Up to 150 guests

About

$10k - $16k For 100 Guests
Up to 150 guests

Minnesota Boat Club is a unique yacht wedding venue based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Founded in 1870, the historic location has been one of Minnesota’s oldest athletic institutions for over 140 years. It's the ideal venue for couples looking to have a modern nautical setting for their special day.

Facilities and Capacities
Located on the shores of Raspberry Island, Minnesota Boat Club is perfect for a gorgeous outdoor ceremony. Guests can enjoy breathtaking views of the Mississippi River and cityscapes of downtown St. Paul. This vintage and romantic location can host up to 120 guests. Additional space can be provided by their two outdoor verandas.

Services Offered
With full event planning services available, Minnesota Boat Club will work with you to create the wedding of your dreams. From setup to cleanup, they will help you with every detail of your big day. A variety of event rentals are available to personalize your wedding ceremony and reception, from lighting to a dance floor. Additional services Minnesota Boat Club has available include the following:

  • Parking
  • Wheelchair access
  • Valet
  • Audio equipment
  • Chairs
  • Tables
  • Cake


Cuisine
Minnesota Boat Club offers American-style cuisine for your wedding. They have a variety of serving styles to choose from, including hors d'oeuvres, buffet, family style, stations and plated options. They can also meet various dietary requirements with gluten-free, lactose-free, vegetarian and vegan alternatives available. A number of signature dessert options can add something sweet to your celebration, including a shortcake bar, tulip cups, candied bacon donuts and a petite sweets bar. Necessary catering items can be provided, such as:

  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens


Other Services
With full-bartending services available, you can choose from an array of beverage options for you and your guests to enjoy. Champagne toasts, signature drinks, specialty wine, house beer and premium liquor are a few of the options available. You can choose to have a cash or open bar.

  • Black-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?

$1,000

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

$300

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?

$500

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

$500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$9

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
House Liquor
House Wine

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

150

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

50

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

1

Describe your venue:

Boat/Yacht
Country/Golf Club
Historic Building

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception

What event services do you offer?

Cake
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Lighting / Sound
Set Up

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
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Dance Floor
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
November
December

20 Reviews

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Rated
4.4
out of 5.0
Recommended by 89% of couples
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    Rating 4.7 out of 5
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    K Married on 05/19/2018
    Rating 5 out of 5
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    We had a wonderful experience at the Boat Club! It was beautiful from top to bottom, inside and out. We loved that it was a small natural oasis in the middle of the city with a beautiful view. We heard nothing but positive feedback from our guests and HIGHLY recommend this venue!

    Minnesota Boat Club's reply:

    Hi there!

    Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope your day was everything you wanted and more!

    Mintahoe & MN Boat Club Team
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    Dayna Married on 06/24/2017
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    I would highly recommend Mintahoe and the Minnesota Boat Club to anyone looking for a more intimate event. We ended up with around 100 guests and the space was a perfect fit. We had so many compliments on the food and questions about how we found such a beautiful venue. Katie was our coordinator, and I can’t say enough good things about her! She was very patient and happy to help with all of my last minute questions. I only saw her a few times during our wedding day but I know she was there during setup and stayed through dessert, and she had some very sweet comments for us after our wedding. They made the venue and catering part of planning very easy!
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    Sierra Married on 06/10/2017
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    My husband and I had our ceremony on Raspberry Island and the reception at the Minnesota Boat Club. It was everything we wanted--nature, city, and water. Mintahoe Catering was also excellent.

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1 South Wabasha Saint Paul, 55107
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Minnesota Boat Club frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Minnesota Boat Club?

Minnesota Boat Club includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At Minnesota Boat Club, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Minnesota Boat Club includes:
  • Bartender(s)
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine

What are the most important characteristics of Minnesota Boat Club in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Minnesota Boat Club for wedding events is known for:
  • Boat/Yacht
  • Country/Golf Club
  • Historic Building

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Minnesota Boat Club for wedding events?

Minnesota Boat Club offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does Minnesota Boat Club offer?

Minnesota Boat Club offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception

What services does Minnesota Boat Club offer for wedding events?

Minnesota Boat Club offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Cake
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Set Up

What furniture and decorations does Minnesota Boat Club have available for wedding events?

Minnesota Boat Club offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Minnesota Boat Club and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Minnesota Boat Club is recommended by 70% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.4 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.7 in professionalism, 4.6 in average response time, 4.5 in quality of service, 4.2 in flexibility and 4.2 in value.

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