The Roger Sherman Inn is a charming wedding venue located in New Canaan, Connecticut. A haven of warm hospitality, the historic New England inn was first established in the 18th century. The team aims to make this welcoming country house feel like a home away from home with their dedicated approach to couples' happiness. The inn is sure to entice couples back every year to celebrate their anniversaries and big life moments.
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Ceremonies can be held outdoors under the pergola in the garden of the Roger Sherman Inn. Home to mature trees and picturesque blossoms, the terrace and gardens produce a charming backdrop. With a traditional pub-style aesthetic, the bar area is an ideal laidback setting to serve guests hors d’oeuvres for cocktail hour. Other inviting and welcoming dining spaces, including al fresco, are also available. Inside, an open plan allows for weddings up to 175 seated guests. A wedding event of this size may make use of the bar and outdoor areas with fully staffed services. The dining rooms are notable for their timeless and elegant furnishings, accompanied by wood flooring and ceiling-height windows. For an exclusive wedding retreat experience, couples and their loved ones are welcome to book a stay in one of the inn’s 15 guest rooms. Couples can celebrate their wedding surrounded by the luxury of a boutique hotel that boasts all of the comforts of home.
The Roger Sherman Inn has packages to satisfy every wedding that offer day-of coordination and full-service event management. The inn can also provide on-site catering from a range of menus inspired by New England classics. Couples can select dishes served with locally produced seasonal ingredients such as vegetables, oysters, filet mignon, and Maine lobster. This exquisite fine dining is available plated or in a family-style format with house wines served throughout the meal by a butler. Couples have the option between a limited-open or cash bar from the full bar service present. To ensure that you can make the most out of your wedding day, the event team welcomes your choice of outside vendors.
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Love this warm inviting Inn for intimate weddings with an indoor/outdoor experience. Great food, great welcoming people.
It is always a pleasure to play in this beautiful location. Everything is first class.
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Roger Sherman Inn?
- Clean Up
- Set Up
At The Roger Sherman Inn, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
- Wedding Cake
At The Roger Sherman Inn, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Wine
- Signature Drink
- Specialty Beer
- Specialty Wine
What are the most important characteristics of The Roger Sherman Inn in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Roger Sherman Inn for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
What kind of wedding events does The Roger Sherman Inn offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Roger Sherman Inn offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Roger Sherman Inn have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
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