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The Heitman House
On WeddingWire since 2008
The Heitman House is a waterfront wedding venue in Fort Myers, Florida, located on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River. Initially built in 1908 as an engagement gift, the grand house is a symbol of love’s new beginnings, enticing couples to make their vows here. Boasting beautiful views from a wraparound porch, this historic building exudes charm and romance, creating the ideal backdrop for joyful celebrations of all kinds. Newlyweds are sure to cherish every precious memory made at this splendid venue.
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Renowned for its personalized services and delicious catering, The Heitman House welcomes wedding parties to host the wedding of their dreams on-site. The venue caters to intimate or larger weddings. Host the ceremony surrounded by lush greenery and views of the river. Moving onto the cocktail hour, newlyweds can explore the venue’s many idyllic locations for photos. While the house makes a wonderful backdrop to the day’s events, couples will surely not miss the opportunity to walk along the 200-foot pier. This walkway invites guests to mingle and enjoy the calming ambience produced by the hush of gentle waves. For the reception, newlyweds are welcome to customize the grounds with an open-air dance floor and reception area. Please note that ceremony and reception are both held outdoors.
The Heitman House offers all-inclusive wedding packages, beginning with a venue walkthrough and comprehensive in-house event coordination. The venue can provide tables, chairs, and linens, along with complete setup and teardown services. Catering and bar packages are managed by the in-house kitchen, allowing couples to choose between buffets, or plated dining styles for the reception (depending on guest counts).
Brides may also get ready for their once-in-a-lifetime event in the large second floor bridal suite. The carriage home is also available for getting ready purposes.
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The Heitman House is one of the best wedding venues in Southwest Florida! Jeremy and his staff are an absolute pleasure to work with. We highly recommend this venue!
Hands down one of my favorite vendors to work with !!!! love the management there . They have treated every bride and groom so well.
I have had the honor of working here here for several events and I am always overwhelmed by the professionalism of the staff. They make everyone feel like Kings and Queens. The establishment is absolutely beautiful and can cater to your every need. I wholeheartedly recommend this venue for your wedding or any event where you need space, Awesome Food, and the most professional and courteous staff in the Fort Myers area!
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