Top Destination Wedding Resorts
Big Cedar Lodge
Let the staff at Big Cedar Lodge handle the little things, so you and your soon-to-be spouse can take the most of the moment!
Whether you’re interested in an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, Big Cedar Lodge's wedding experts will do everything in their power to make your wedding day an unforgettable experience. The resort's plethora of rustic and luxury venues include four elegant chapels, charming patios, spacious lawns, cascading waterfalls, and a grand ballroom. There are twenty venues in total, so you're sure to find something that fits just right. Your guests will observe gorgeous surroundings at partake in scrumptious delights courtesy of the full catering and banquet staff. The state of the art catering kitchen can whip up a plethora of unbelievable dishes- you'll just have to come and taste for yourself!
190 Top of the Rock Rd, Ridgedale, MO 65739
The resort is located 1.7 miles from Big Cedar Hollow and 9 miles from the Branson Creek Golf Club.
Amenities include a full-service spa, a fitness center with personal trainer, and pony and carriage rides, plus indoor/outdoor pools, a lazy river and loaner kayaks/canoes.close
Winter Clove Inn
Round Top, New York
Located in the mountains between the lush gardens and trees of the Catskill Wilderness Preserve and Hudson Valley, Winter Clove Inn is the ultimate destination for a picture perfect wedding.
Don't settle for the standard wedding rituals when planning your dream event! At Winter Clove Inn the friendly staff will help you personalize your experience and make it the one-of-a-kind celebration you deserve. From the rehearsal dinner to the reception, the wedding planner and chef will make sure every detail matches your exact needs. Winter Clove Inn also provides comfortable rooms for your wedding guests. Each guest room is unique and reminiscent of the past with their historic colonial decor. However, in keeping with contemporary expectations of comfort, each room has air-conditioning, private bath, and access to free wireless internet.
557 Winter Clove Rd Round Top, New York 12473
Explore the Inn's more than 300 rolling acres, which feature amenities such as a bowling ally, heated indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center, tennis courts, a basketball court, and more!
Winter Clove Inn first opened its doors to Upstate NY travelers in 1838. Nearly 200 years and five generations later the Whitcomb Family continues to operate the resort sharing its natural beauty and relaxing atmosphere with their guests.close
The 1886 Crescent Hotel and Spa
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Glide gently across the wooden floorboards of The 1886 Crescent Hotel and Spa’s ballroom – the same floor that blushing brides pitter-pattered across more than 120 years ago. Considered the Wedding Capital of the South, Eureka Springs is your ultimate wedding destination!
You may want to take a deep breath because you might be overwhelmed when you see all the amazing ceremony and reception site options at this Historic Hotel of America. Here, you have the choice of saying your “I dos” among blooms and bubbling fountains on the hotel’s grounds; upon the East Lawn with heavenly views of the Christ of the Ozarks and overlooking the scenic valley below or in the Crescent Conservatory – the most beautiful in the Ozarks. Or, for a truly historic setting, wed and celebrate inside the original Crystal Dining Room – the hotel’s largest and most ornate venue. Regardless of which site you pick, The 1886 Crescent Hotel will make it memorable!
The 1886 Crescent Hotel and Spa offers nearly 10 wedding packages, including the ceremony, reception and even the honeymoon stay!
The 1886 Crescent Hotel is said to be haunted. Take a Crescent Hotel Ghost Tour and find out for yourself!
Related Onsite Offerings
The Crystal Dining Room Restaurant caters weddings.close
Bay Pointe Inn Lakefront Resort
Shelbyville (Gun Lake), Michigan
The perfect Gun Lake wedding destination awaits at Bay Pointe Inn Lakeside Resort!
A total of six indoor and outdoor venues are ready to host your dream-like wedding ceremony and reception. Exchange vows with beautiful Gun Lake as a backdrop and say I do on their Event Pavilion which is open from May to October and hosts a banquet for up to 200 people or cocktail for up to 300. The BoatHouse Villa is the ideal location for a 60-90 guest seated reception or a larger cocktail style reception for up to 150 people. Let their professional staff assist you in planning everything from guest accommodations to customized menus. Everything you need for an unforgettable day is right here!
11456 Marsh Road Shelbyville, MI 49344 US
Bay Pointe Inn Lakefront Resort provides six different venues where you can plan plated banquets, buffets, cocktail parties, receptions, showers, and more for every occasion.
Bay Pointe Inn Lakefront Resort provides you one complimentary hour of rehearsal time with their experienced Banquet Supervisor. The Supervisor will guide you through the rehearsal and will be your “Go To” person the day of your wedding. Make the most out of your wedding planning team only at Bay Pointe Inn Lakefront Resort!close
The Inns of Aurora
Aurora, New York
Plan the wedding of your dreams at The Inns of Aurora. The tiny, storybook village of Aurora is dotted with historic estates that are expertly restored and reimagined into comfortable inns.
Located in upstate New York in the heart of the Finger Lakes region, plush green lawns rolling down to the water’s edge will be the spot you say, ‘I do.’ There is much more to a wedding than a beautiful setting though, and that’s where The Inns won’t let you down. They believe that your wedding should be one of the best days of your life and that it should also include one of the best meals of your life. Their creative and versatile menus cultivate fine ingredients ranging for items ranging from artisanal meats and cheeses to heirloom vegetables and bread baked with locally-grown grain. Dreams will become a reality in Aurora!
391 Main Street Aurora, New York 13026
The moderate climate and rich soil created by ancient glaciers have propelled the Finger Lakes area to a world-class wine destination.
Related Onsite Offerings
The Inns of Aurora have a mix of self-directed adventures like bird watching and snowshoeing and pre-planned activities like painting workshops and relaxing massages.close
Linekin Bay Resort
Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Find your perfect wedding venue in this beautiful secluded resort on the shores of Linekin Bay.
Take advantage of the beautiful scenery at Linekin Bay Resort for your Maine wedding. Indoor and outdoor spaces are available for rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony, and reception. Enjoy an oceanfront ceremony, along with a reception for up to 150 of your closest friends and family members. Also, everybody will enjoy exclusive use of the resort during your celebration like a dining room and separate reception hall. This venue features large stone fireplaces and panoramic windows that overlook the ocean. A relaxed atmosphere and a charming resort are what you need for a perfect wedding day!
92 Wall Point Rd. Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538 US
Linekin Bay Resort offers a year-round team of professional event coordinators who will help you plan the details of your event.
The Deck Bar & Grill is Linekin Bay Resort’s premier waterfront restaurant. Taste the fresh local flavors of their Maine dishes.close
Water's Edge Resort and Spa
When you think of New England, it’s hard not to conjure thoughts of glorious rolling hills specked with historic homes, vibrant golden and crimson autumn leaves and salty breezes wafting from the turbulent Pacific. And we wouldn’t want you to expect anything else from Westbrook’s Water’s Edge Resort and Spa.
Set on the sun-drenched shores of the Long Island Sound, this Connecticut resort was made for weddings. The unpretentiously-elegant beachside venues are beautiful by themselves, but once decorated with flowers and your loving family and friends, you’ll never get the vision out of your head. Onsite floral and bridal boutiques make your destination wedding hassle-free, while all-inclusive packages complete your big day without making you lift a ringed finger! And don’t forget about the dinner; Water’s Edge Resort and Spa will gladly cater your reception – and you’re going to want them to once you see the menu. Tuscan-inspired entrees, Dim Sum – even a fresh sushi bar!
The Water's Edge Resort and Spa’s award-winning Sunday brunch is the perfect way to wrap up a blissful wedding weekend!
From New York City, take Interstate 95 North to Connecticut Exit 65. Turn right at the exit ramp and go to the second stop light in the center of town. Turn left onto Route 1 North (Boston Post Road). The Water's Edge Resort and Spa will be on your right.
The Water's Edge Resort and Spa was named the "No. 1 wedding destination in Connecticut.”close
High Hampton Resort
Cashiers, North Carolina
High Hampton Inn provides scenic outdoor venues and grand indoor spaces to make your wedding day an unforgettable one!
The natural splendor of High Hampton’s gracious estate – the perfect wedding location in the Carolina mountains. Wedding ceremonies on the lawn overlooking the beautiful lake and Rock Mountain is a tradition at High Hampton. Say your vows with the stunning vistas as your backdrop, the breathtaking setting makes your big day a dream come true! For the event, the Chef goes all out, working with the wedding party to create everything from the rehearsal dinner to a magnificent reception as well as a custom-designed wedding cake. So the only thing you have to worry about is to enjoy the moment!
1525 Highway 107 South Cashiers, NC 28717 US
High Hampton Resort is located at 3,600 feet above sea level. Enjoy beautiful North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains at this unique wedding destination.
High Hampton Inn's on-site event planning team will help you plan the ultimate experience for your wedding.close
Powers Creek Retreat
West Kelowna, British Columbia
Make your outdoor wedding ceremony an unforgettable event only at West Kelowna's newest wedding venue. Exchange your vows among the trees with an infinite mountain view as your backdrop!
Powers Creek Retreat is the place to say I do! Its unique outdoor wedding venue is 18 acres of breathtaking views, shaded picnic areas, and sublime tranquility. Whether you decide to have a fully outdoor event or a mix of indoor and outdoor, they have it all. Their banquet hall offers an elegant dining option. Share this special day with your loved ones and up to 120 guests. Your perfect wedding day awaits at Powers Creek Retreat!
2810 Smith Creek Rd West Kelowna, BC V4T 1Y3 CA
Powers Creek Retreat welcomes four-legged guests! Bring Fido along the adventure and enjoy together this pet-friendly retreat.
Enjoy a lakefront stroll and take the walking trail alongside Gellatly Road. Or if you prefer, dive into one of the several swimming areas along Okanagan Lake, including Willow Beach. Countless adventures are waiting for you!close
Jekyll Island Club Resort
Jekyll Island, Georgia
Jekyll Island pairs a beautiful paradise setting with hallmark Southern hospitality for an unforgettable Wedding day!
Your happily ever after begins here. Whether you are planning a big event or an intimate one, at Jekyll Island Club Resort, you'll find both. The Club Ballroom can accommodate up to 250 people for a reception and 130 for sit-down meals, while the Beach Pavilion provides room for 60 people for dinner and 150 for a seaside reception. Or if you prefer, have the sound of the waves as your soundtrack while you say your vows at the resort’s Beach Pavilion. You don't have to feel overwhelmed because Jekyll Island Club Resort experts take care of just about everything when it comes to all the details. As you can see, Jekyll Island Club has a wide array of venue options, so you're sure to find the perfect place to say, "I do!"
371 Riverview Drive Jekyll Island, GA 31527 US
If you are looking for a Spanish Eclectic and Italian Renaissance feeling, Villa Ospo is located in the northern part of the Jekyll Island Historic District. This villa was built in 1930, and it comfortably fits unique outdoor ceremonies and indoor receptions for up to 60 people.
The island, where Jekyll Island Club Resort nestled, is protected from extensive development by the state of Georgia and has miles of beaches and forest waiting to be explored!close
Inn at Paradise
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Dream weddings come true at this desert oasis! Steeped in spectacular mountain scenery, The Inn at Paradise boasts a beautiful venue, a stress-free wedding package,and a devoted planning staff. Come cement your loving legacy at this scenic Southwest locale.
Lush gardens, cascading waterfalls, and exotic flowers set the stunning scene for a day forever etched in your memories. Say "I do" with the breathtaking Sandia Mountains serving as the backdrop. This serene setting includes a surround sound feature that fills the garden with beautiful music. Planning your wedding should be as stress-free as possible. Inn at Paradise offers a two-day package that features 10 exceptional rooms, including the romantic bridal suite, and the entire outdoor facility for both nights. With this two-day stay, you can have your rehearsal dinner, ceremony, and reception all at this idyllic venue. The staff strives to create your vision of the perfect wedding and allows you to schedule a private showing of the rooms and facility to ensure it's everything you've envisioned. The wedding may be just one day, but you'll make memories to last a lifetime.
10035 Country Club Lane, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87114
Lovebirds will find inspiration in the scenery and each other when they explore the area. Just off the property, you can discover the Southwest charm of the historic old town square with its unique shops, local artwork, New Mexican and Native American vendors, and authentic New Mexican restaurants.
Perched atop the West Mesa and overlooking the Rio Grande, there's plenty of beauty to explore before your wedding or on your honeymoon. Hike through the Rio Grande, traverse the Sandia Mountains, or hop aboard the Tram and soak in stunning views of the area!close
Cottage Place on Squam Lake
Holderness, New Hampshire
Cottage Place on Squam Lake’s many cottage gardens and gorgeous view of the lake provides a beautiful background for an unforgettable ceremony and intimate reception.
Cottage Place, located in Holderness, New Hampshire, is the ideal for destination weddings with under 100 guests! This resort can provide a tent for outside gatherings with an incredible view of Squam Lake, as well as a list of local caterers, florists and ground transportation options. Combine your event with some local hikes, seasonal activities, boat tours, and cultural events. Cottage Place’s accommodations make you feel right at home, with each containing a full kitchen, a living room with a fireplace, a full bathroom, and a private deck. With a sleeping capacity of 82 people, your wedding will be one your guests will never forget!
1132 US Rt. 3 Holderness, New Hampshire 03245
You won't have to worry about your furry loved ones when you come to Cottage Place on Squam Lake. This ideal getaway is pet-friendly so no one has to be left behind.
Located just steps away from the resort, Little Squam Lake is perfect for boat fishing and kayak fishing, but you can also join a local charter if you prefer.close
Fairway Suites At Peek'n Peak Resort
Clymer, New York
Priding themselves in offering the best hospitality and guest services in the area, Fairway Suites at Peek’n Peak Resort will go out of their way to make sure every element of your wedding is perfect.
Pack your bags and head to New York for your destination wedding. The atmosphere there is unparalleled featuring a pool set on beautiful grounds with a large patio surrounded by a rose garden. There are over 30 varieties of English roses that are lovingly maintained. Onsite event coordinators and catering services can remove the stress of planning your wedding. Setting up, décor, food, and the overall logistics of your wedding will be expertly handled so you can enjoy the day as it is intended. No matter what time of year your special day is, Fairway Suites at Peek’n Peak Resort will be able to craft it to your heart’s content.
1433 Conway Road, Clymer, New York, 14724
Their bluestone patio is the perfect spot to relax and socialize during your reception. In the winter, the patio features a fire pit while the summer will give you easy access to the infinite pool.
Related Onsite Offerings
The premier feature at the resort is The Clubhouse. This restaurant boasts a new menu, event space, and a fitness center all in one. They have one of the best wine selections in the area.close
Garnet Hill Lodge
North River, New York
Self-described as “a refuge from the pace and pressure of everyday life in the 21st century”, a wedding at Garnet Hill will blow your expectations out of the water. Their combination of passionate service, fantastic venues, and natural splendor will make your special day one no one will forget.
The Adirondacks make for a fantastic backdrop regardless of what you plan on doing, but a wedding might be the event that most accurately captures the mountains’ spirit. The beauty of the ceremony matches the beauty of the surroundings in a way that can’t fully be described; it has to be experienced. What CAN be described is how dedicated the Garnet Hill staff are to making sure you have a successful day. The onsite Chef, Wedding Coordinator, Outdoor Recreation Manager, front desk and wait staff are all at your service.
39 Garnet Hill Rd Section 2, North River, NY 12856close
Stroudsmoor Country Inn
Dream weddings aren't something that are easily attained, but at Stroudsmoor Country Inn, you'll find it's not just possible - it's guaranteed. A diverse array of venues, a devoted planning staff, and a breathtaking backdrop make your fairytale wedding come to life!
As one of Wedding Wire's Bride's Choice Awards in 2010 and 2011, Stroudsmoor Country Inn knows how to distinguish themselves from other wedding venues. Their expansive resort offers five unique locations for you to choose from in order to create the original wedding you desire. Each Stroudsmoor venue features its own execution staff with Maitre'd, a wait staff, and chefs. Stroudsmoor promises every essential wedding service under one roof. So it doesn't matter if you wish to have an intimate ceremony in the charming Auradell grand manor or a large extravaganza at Ridgecrest overlooking the valley, because with Stroudsmoor, everything is covered. They offer a personal Event Planner, Bridal Registry Coordinator, Lodging Reservationist, Bridal Spa & Studio Coordinator, Floral and Decor Designers and Event Maitre'd all for your convenience to ensure a stress-free environment on your special day.
RD #4 Stroudsmoor Road Stroudsburg, PA 18360
A beautiful wedding needs to be commemorated and with The Stroudsmoor Photography Studio, you be able to bring home glorious wedding photos to keep for a lifetime. The Stroudsmoor award-winning photographers will work with you to create the perfect style and atmosphere you wish to capture on your important day.
Related Onsite Offerings
Feel refreshed before your special day with treatments from the Spa & Bridal Studio at Stroudsmoor. They offer European culture in spa services, with an attention to detail and adding grace and sophistication to every look and treatment.close