Whether you’re a local or not, Portland wedding venues are great for hosting any type of coastal soirée. Portland wedding venues offer couples a stunning natural backdrop for destination weddings, intimate receptions, or grand affairs. So, if you’re looking for an ultra-romantic setting in Maine, check out these Portland wedding venues.
Inn at Pinnacle Mountain is a scenic mountain wedding destination venue in West Paris, Maine. Located 60 minutes from Portland and three hours from Boston, couples and guests will have ease finding their way to the inn. With 52 private acres of land, this venue is meant to be rented out for an... (Hotel Weddings West Paris)
The Union Buff Hotel is a waterfront wedding venue in York Beach, Maine. Since 1868, guests have been traveling from all over to stay at this hotel and enjoy the views of Short Sands Beach. Being over 100 years old, The Union Buff Hotel exudes old-world charm that will make the perfect backdrop for... (Hotel Weddings York Beach)
The Red Barn at Outlook Farm is a wedding venue located in South Berwick, Maine. Located on the Southern Maine Coast near Portland, this site allows couples to have the feel of a rustic barn wedding, all while including romance and elegance. Facilities and Capacity With the option of hosting up to... (Barn & Farm Weddings South Berwick)
Sunday River is a wedding venue located in the beautiful mountains of Maine. Attached to a ski resort and two hotels, Sunday River offers couples room to stay and entertain their guests. This venue has something for every couple with three sites for ceremonies and four sites for... (Hotel Weddings Newry)
The Regatta Banquet and Conference Center is an all-purpose wedding venue located in Eliot, Maine. Just minutes from downtown Portsmouth and the Maine Turnpike, travel and accommodations come with ease at this venue. Couples from Southern Maine and New Hampshire use this premiere wedding... (Banquet Halls Eliot)
The Sheepscot Harbour Village Resort is a waterfront wedding destination in Edgecomb, Maine. Less than an hour from Portland, Boothbay and Rockland, this convenient location offers guests and couples ease of travel. Sheepscot is set on the coast of Maine with picturesque views and exceptional... (Hotel Weddings Edgecomb)
An oceanfront property available for wedding events is Wentworth Event Center in Belfast, Maine. Flexibility for various sizes of weddings is available through this venue that offers a view of Penobscot Boy along the coast of Maine. Choose from a variety of areas to ensure your wedding space... (Banquet Halls Belfast)
Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay is a waterfront wedding venue in Portland, Maine. Set on the coast of Casco Bay, couples will be able enjoy scenic views of Maine and be able to entertain guests for what could be a week-long event. With Portland at your fingertips, couples and guests will have the... (Hotel Weddings Portland)
For a wedding event from March through December, consider The Manor Inn located in Castine, Maine. The rustic and classic appeal of this coastal venue creates a sentimental setting for couples and their friends and family. Gaze out onto the expansive water along the coast or look skyward to the lush... (Historic Weddings Castine)
Linekin Bay Resort is a waterfront wedding venue located in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. This camp and resort style venue prides itself in being a Maine destination wedding venue. They are ready to serve in any way possible. With the ability to rent out the 20-acre venue for a whole weekend, couples will... (Hotel Weddings Boothbay Harbor)
An elegant wedding venue in York, Maine, York Golf and Tennis Club offers charming event spaces with breathtaking views of the York River. Established in the early 1900s, the venue combines historic features and character with updated spaces.Facilities and Capacity The York Golf and Tennis Club... (Country Club Weddings York)
The Tortoise and The Mare Inn at Lookout Farm is a historical, farm wedding venue located in Sumner, Maine. This romantic venue offers multiple accommodations and 140 private acres to bring many family and friends. With views of picturesque Maine mountians, couples may find this to be the venue of... (Hotel Weddings Sumner)
The Shipyard Brew Haus is a destination wedding venue located in Carrabassett, Maine. This mountaintop venue has panoramic views of Maine countryside. The Shipyard Brew Haus offers many spaces, each unique in their view and décor, which allows for them to offer any kind of setting you want for your... (Banquet Halls Kingfield)
The 1812 Farm is an elegant wedding venue located in Bristol, Maine. This restored 18th century barn offers a rustic and elegant feel with a pond that makes for a remarkable indoor or outdoor venue. Home of the great grandson of Governor Bradford, this historical setting will have guests seeking... (Barn & Farm Weddings Bristol)
Built in 1763 and lovingly restored in 2018, our historic country inn and barn offers a magical setting for your coastal Maine wedding. Our inn and barns are surrounded by twelve acres of pastoral farmland and heritage woods all backing to a tranquil salt marsh. The Tarbox is a tasteful retreat into... (Barn & Farm Weddings Wiscasset)
The Lookout is a waterfront wedding venue located in Brooklin, Maine, not too far from Acadia National Park. Our property includes our historic Bed and Breakfast Inn, cottages, rolling meadows and picturesque shorefront property. Our personal on-site catering services provides endless choices for... (Hotel Weddings Brooklin)
Seasons Event and Conference Center is more than just a wedding venue located in Portland, Maine. Set in a Ramada Plaza, Seasons offers an onsite hotel for guests to stay in and a place for the couple to host their rehearsal dinner and farewell brunch. This venue boasts one of the largest, recently... (Banquet Halls Portland)
A Conde Nast Top 20 Northeast Resort and Downeast "Best Hotel in Maine" - specializing in classic destination events. Spruce Point Inn is exactly what most guests picture when they think of an ocean side resort in Maine. Located about an hour drive "down east" from Portland in the seafaring village... (Hotel Weddings Boothbay Harbor)
A timeless wedding venue in Portland, Maine, The Tea Room at Johnson Hall Museum is a unique and historic location for couples to create lifelong memories at on their important day. With space for your rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony, cocktail hour and reception, The Tea Room has been newly... (Museum Weddings Wells)
The Bethel Inn Resort is a beautiful wedding venue set in Bethel, Maine. This venue offers it's resort amenities to couples and guests to keep everyone entertained long after all the music stops. With a wedding based at the Bethel Inn, couples can be sure that guests will remember their big day... (Hotel Weddings Bethel)
The Portland Masonic is a coastal historic wedding venue based in the heart of Portland, Maine. Its architecturally elegant spaces can accommodate both small and large weddings alike. The magnificent and unique building was created for the purpose of community, making it perfect for celebrating with... (Historic Weddings Portland)
A versatile wedding venue in West Paris, Maine, TL Barn can accommodate any theme or style wedding, while making your day absolutely incredible. Located in the Western Foothills of Maine, the venue features a 3,000-square-foot barn with stunning views of vibrant fields, ponds and mountains.... (Barn & Farm Weddings West Paris)
The Press Hotel an elegant wedding venue set in the coastal town of Portland, Maine. This luxurious space is Portland’s first independent boutique hotel. It boasts antique architectural structure redone from its original frame. This hotel space also allows ease of transportation before or after the... (Hotel Weddings Portland)
Mountain House on Sunday River is an outdoor, destination venue, with superb lodging and breathtaking views! WEEKEND EXPERIENCE includes: Mountain House property for your Ceremony and Reception. Weekend Lodging Onsite for up to 24 people. Please view pricing PDF below for details. We have an... (Barn & Farm Weddings Newry)
Harborside Hotel and Marina is a waterfront wedding venue on the coast of Maine that offers breathtaking views and unique amenities. Being a hotel, spa and marina, this venue is able to keep your wedding guests entertained for the night or a whole week. Harborside Hotel is located just outside of... (Hotel Weddings Bar Harbor)
French's Point is a beautiful 14-acre private estate located in Stockton Springs, Maine, on Penobscot Bay. The entire estate is offered to one couple a weekend, offering them privacy and the ability to create a personal and meaningful celebration. Ceremony Settings French's Point offers... (Mansion Weddings Stockton Springs)
York Harbor Inn is a historical and romantic wedding venue located in York, Maine. Less than an hour from the Portland International Jetport and Manchester Airport, couples bringing in guests from out of town will have ease of travel. York Harbor Inn is set on the ocean for couples looking for... (Hotel Weddings York Harbor)
Dunegrass Golf Club is a picturesque wedding venue in Old Orchard Beach, Maine. The club can host events in all seasons, and it boasts beautiful gardens that are a short walk from the beach. Couples and guests can enjoy the golf course before or after the wedding day. This relaxed, yet elegant,... (Country Club Weddings Old Orchard Beach)
The Hardy Farm is a rustic yet elegant wedding venue located in Fryeburg, Maine. This New England style venue boasts all the beautiful features that Maine has to offer. Set in the White Mountains of Maine, couples will be surrounded by picturesque mountains and trees. With the option to get married... (Historic Weddings Fryeburg)
The Lucerne Inn is a historical wedding venue set in Bangor, Maine. Built 200 years ago, this rustic hotel boasts New England style service and hospitality. The Lucerne Inn was created in the early 1800s as a family home, eventually became a lodge for travelers, and later became Listed on the... (Hotel Weddings Holden)
Diamond’s Edge Restaurant and Marina is waterfront wedding venue located in Portland, Maine. Diamond’s Edge overlooks the pristine water of Diamond Cove and was once the historical site of Fort McKinley. Looking for waterfront views with charm and historical features? This may be your... (Restaurant Weddings Portland)
The Stone Barn is situated on an 18-acre farm on Saint Joseph’s College’s 474-acre campus in Standish, Maine. Following its deep commitment to sustainability, wellness, and the local economy, the College completed renovation of its historic barn—part of the property’s original Verrill estate—in June... (Barn & Farm Weddings Standish)
A wedding venue in West Baldwin, Maine, the Barn at Fitch Farm offers couples and guests alike a unique and intimate experience for a beautiful wedding. With friendly and helpful staff, gorgeous and spacious grounds and a classically rustic barn, this venue has it all! The green grass and wide open... (Barn & Farm Weddings West Baldwin)
The Barn at Autumn Lane sits on a 20 acre property overlooking scenic Sebago Lake. A unique space for a wedding ceremony and reception, the barn is newly constructed with an open floor plan and high ceilings, filling your occasion with natural light. The side of the barn opens to a stone courtyard... (Barn & Farm Weddings Sebago)
Brick South at Thompson’s Point is 25,000 sq. ft. of a strikingly different event space. Brick South’s roughhewn wood and steel beams, warm brick walls and gleaming concrete floors provide a beautiful texture on which to build your unique event. The space is a blank canvas that can be tailor made to... (Rooftop Weddings Portland)
A coastal-style wedding venue in Portland, Maine, the Historic House Island offers an incredibly unique wedding experience for both you and your betrothed, as well as your guests. Imagine yourself arriving via boat on the Casco Bay to an island to which you have sole access for your entire wedding... (Hotel Weddings Portland)
Samoset Resort is set on the coastline of Maine and a wedding venue that services Camden, Rockport, and Rockland Maine. This 230-acre location boasts outdoor and indoor space perfect for your big day. Located directly on the waterfront with plenty of activities for all your guests, the resort will... (Hotel Weddings Rockport)
Maine Wedding Barn & Event Center is a rustic wedding venue located in Minot, Maine, which is just five minutes from Lewiston-Auburn, which contains five-star hotels, high-end restaurants, shopping malls, and theaters. Close to a vibrant city, the farm nonetheless acts as a place to get away with... (Barn & Farm Weddings Minot)
The Nonantum Resort is a coastal wedding venue set in Kennebunkport, Maine. Couples can use this venue from spring until fall, with the resort being open from the end of April through December. Conveniently located 1.5 hours from Boston, The Nonatum is set on the picturesque, rocky coast of... (Hotel Weddings Kennebunkport)
A rustic yet modern wedding venue in Pittston, Maine, Beech Hill Barn is a mixture of serenity, simple beauty surrounded by nature, and much-needed privacy to provide the perfect environment for your wedding day. While constructed with a natural farmland aesthetic, Beech Hill Barn has excellent... (Barn & Farm Weddings Gardiner)
The Inn on Peaks Island is an idyllic wedding venue located on Peaks Island, Maine. This venue offers a secluded feel because it is only accessed by boat. The venue is just three miles from downtown Portland coast, which is about 15 mintues of travel on boat. This venue, set on the stunning Casco... (Hotel Weddings Peaks Island)
Clay Hill Farm is an idyllic wedding venue located in York, Maine. Clay Hill loves to pamper its guests and will do whatever it takes for couples to feel relaxed. They desire for everything to be authentic, from the service to the food. The restaurant on site is even certified as a wildlife habitat... (Barn & Farm Weddings Cape Neddick)
Welcome to the William Allen Farm in picturesque Pownal, Maine, the ideal spot for your perfect barn wedding. The farm offers an ideal location for your beautiful outdoor wedding boasting sixty three acres of woods and fields bordered by gorgeous old stone walls. The grounds include a lovely pond,... (Barn & Farm Weddings Pownal)
A spacious wedding venue in Waterford, Maine, the Bear Mountain Inn brings rustic charm and luxuriousness together to create the most spectacular of wedding venues. This versatile location is sure to wow your guests and provide acres of picturesque scenery that your photographer will love. Not only... (Barn & Farm Weddings Waterford)
As Maine's biggest city, Portland is home to some of the most stunning wedding venues in the state. Whether searching for a quaint church or a waterfront ballroom, couples marrying in Portland will delight in their wedding venue options.
Portland's wedding venue selection offers resort hotels, banquet halls and ballrooms. For couples hoping for a more rugged vibe, head to the outskirts of town where small family-owned inns offer all-inclusive wedding weekend packages. Have the entire wedding party stay on site in the cozy cabins. Each are equipped with porches, fireplaces and handmade quilts.
If you're hoping for a funkier feel for your Big Day, why not marry in a non-traditional but ultra-cool wedding venue like a bowling alley? Some downtown Portland venues feature both lanes for bowling and atmospheric rooftop bars to enjoy after the ceremony. Nosh on food from a food truck while gazing out over the city; on a clear day, you can see all the way to Back Bay and Mt. Washington.
Weddings in Portland tend to run about the national average, around $35,000, making the city one of the more affordable metropolitan areas where you can tie the knot. Wedding guests can expect to pay a bit more than average for a hotel in the area, with rooms averaging about $200 nightly.
Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough, Falmouth, Yarmouth, South Portland make up the Greater Portland and are great choices for couples hunting for wedding venues in the Portland area. Blending big city cultural opportunities with relaxed, small town vibes, the Casco Bay area brims with charm. Quaint inns and bed and breakfasts on the coast are ideal venues for laid-back ceremonies long on scenic vistas.
Getting out of the city also opens up the potential for a rustic wedding on a farm or in a barn. Greater Portland farm wedding venues often feature acres of sprawling green grass, barns with open rafters and twinkling lights overhead. Relaxed, rugged couples will love what the Greater Portland area has to offer.
Emerald forests and mild summers more than make up for Portland's unpredictable weather. With that in mind, it's no surprise that most couples marrying in Portland choose to do so in the late spring and early summer months. Autumn is growing in popularity among couples looking for pops of orange and red foliage in their wedding photos. Whatever month you choose to marry in Portland, consider a venue with a rainy day option -- just in case.
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