Connecticut has classic and beautiful settings for a memorable wedding

Waterfront resorts, rustic inns, and sophisticated hotels in historic Connecticut are ready and able to help you plan the perfect wedding or reunion or other importance celebration gathering. Wedding planning begins with the bridal couple’s preferences. It could be a formal ceremony and reception hall on a sloping lawn or fancy ballroom at a luxury resort on Long Island Sound. Or a small, country wedding at a rustic inn in Litchfield. Or anything that floats your boat (including vows on a yacht followed by a clambake).

Connecticut celebration and wedding venues are staffed by experts who can help you plan the event and provide for every detail: receptions, dinners, lodging for guests, buffet or formal dining, ballrooms for large or small groups, flowers, music, photography -- whatever you may need. Before or after the celebration or wedding day, guests can enjoy golf, swimming pools, spa services, and other pleasures of Connecticut’s best hosts.

All Wedding Venues in Connecticut
Dock Wedding Kiss - Saybrook Point Inn & Spa - Old Saybrook, CT
Saybrook Point Resort & Marina

Two Bridge Street Old Saybrook, CT, 06475 Phone: 860-395-2000 Toll-Free: 800-243-0212

Coastal resort has been making magical weddings for almost four decades

Weddings at the Saybrook Point Resort & Marina, where old world glamour meets modern luxury, are magical. The resort, on the picturesque shores of historic Old Saybrook, has been providing those magical weddings for almost four decades, offering gorgeous outdoor spaces, from docks and lighthouses to terraces with spectacular water and garden views. Inside, the Lighthouse Gallery is an elegant space, with expansive windows and an impressive fireplace, for receptions for up to 210 guests. Experienced wedding professionals and award-winning chefs will help you create your one-of-a-kind day, from a customized wedding menu to the decor for your ceremony and reception. Overnight guests are just steps away from the celebration in spacious guest rooms and suites. The resort also has an on-site spa for unparalleled pampering.
Named "One of the 15 most beautiful resorts in the US" by TripsToDiscover.com!
Mini Wedding Cake Photo Credit Brian Ambrose 500x250 - Griswold Inn - Essex, CT
The Griswold Inn

36 Main Street Essex, CT, 06426 Phone: 860-767-1776

Celebrate your big event in colonial style at this traditional inn

Celebrate in style – both modern and colonial – when you have your wedding, rehearsal dinner, reunion, anniversary brunch or other event at the famous Griswold Inn. A selection of venues, big and small; customized menus; an experienced and attentive planning staff: It’s a combination that ensures your event will come off just as you imagined it, completely hassle-free. This magnificent inn, which began its tradition of hospitality in 1776, boasts impressive period artwork throughout, lovely outdoor venues including a patio and terrace) and, inside a cozy, colonial atmosphere (fireplaces, inviting dining rooms that exude character and charm) with all the modern amenities. Check the website for the latest health guidelines, openings and details about the inn’s impeccable cleaning protocols.
Bride & Groom Kiss - Westbrook Inn B&B - Westbrook, CT
Westbrook Inn B&B

976 Boston Post Road Westbrook, CT, 06498 Phone: 860-399-4777

One-of-a-kind picturesque ceremony sites will make your wedding as special as your love

At the Westbrook Inn Bed and Breakfast, they want your wedding to be as unique as the love that brought you together. That’s why ceremony sites are one-of-a-kind, from under a rustic arbor overlooking the river to a Victorian gazebo or in a garden room in front of a magnificent fieldstone fireplace. Receptions for up to 40 guests range from elegant seated dinners to cocktail hour-style parties and afternoon teas. Each wedding has a venue coordinator to make your day seamless, and the inn can recommend vendors from photographers to caterers. All-inclusive packages include everything from flowers and photos to gift bags for overnight guests. The 10-room boutique inn also offers elopement packages for just the two of you, or for up to 12 guests.
Canapes - Watch Hill Catering - Misquamicut, RI
Watch Hill Catering

155 Atlantic Avenue Misquamicut, RI, 02891 Phone: 401-622-5705

Worry-free celebrations at gorgeous venues are this catering company’s specialty

Wedding couples seeking exquisite venues; innovative menus for everything from rehearsal dinners to receptions, cocktail parties and farewell brunches; and the kind of planning services that ensure stress-free celebrations should look no further than Watch Hill Catering, conveniently located just over the Rhode Island border. The caterers work with the finest venues, including art museums in Mystic and Newport, Preston Ridge Vineyards and the stunning Branford House in Connecticut. Menus, including creative buffet stations and elegant plated dinners, use prime, locally sourced ingredients. Watch Hill will recommend trusted vendors from cake bakers to entertainers and will manage and coordinate all the details. An experienced on-site service manager will ensure a seamless celebration, from cocktail hour to cutting your wedding cake.
Wedding All Aboard 500x250 - Essex Steam Train & Riverboat - Essex, CT
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat

One Railroad Avenue Essex, CT, 06426 Phone: 860-767-0103 Toll-Free: 800-377-3987

Unique venues are a specialty at this scenic steam train, riverboat attraction

Do you want to say “I do” in a historic train station? On a vintage train car? On a riverboat? All of those options are part of the wedding-day offerings at Essex Steam Train & Riverboat. At Essex Station, two spacious rooms are ideal for ceremonies and receptions. Or, you and your guests can board vintage train cars for a ceremony, or reception, in an atmosphere reminiscent of the 1920s. Then there’s the riverboat option: The train travels through the scenic Connecticut River Valley to Deep River Landing, where you can board the Becky Thatcher, a Mississippi-style riverboat that can provide a cocktail reception or sit-down dinner along with its breathtaking river views. Experienced wedding coordinators will help you with all the details. Please check our website for current train & riverboat schedules.