11 Boston Wedding Venues on a Budget

From its scenic waterfront to its rich history and countless attractions, the greater Boston area is an iconic location for a wedding. But what if we told you it can actually be affordable, too? We’ve listed our favorite venues in and around Boston that offer champagne style on a craft beer budget.


New England Aquarium

Boston, MA

Fab Features: dine privately among penguins, sharks and sea turtles, or beside Boston's scenic skyline • menus feature ocean-friendly seafood choices • your wedding will support the animals, exhibits, and efforts to protect the blue planet

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships

Boston, Massachusetts

Fab Features: views of the Boston skyline and harbor islands as you sail aboard one of these classic schooners • each ship has an irresistible Old World feel with its wooden decks and hand-raised sails • they offer a number of catering options, a fully-stocked bar, and a Bose sound system

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

The Tiffany Ballroom at Four Points by Sheraton Norwood

Norwood, MA

Fab Features: elegant hotel and event venue surrounded by landscaped gardens, waterfalls, and tree-lined bridges • picturesque al fresco weddings framed by the architecturally stunning Tiffany Pavilion • pair with the stylish Tiffany Ballroom, outfitted with lofty ceilings, alabaster chandeliers, and elegant drapery

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Devens Common Center

Devens, Massachusetts

Fab Features: from personal wedding coordinators to elegant five-course dinner options, this all-inclusive venue offers everything you need • exchange vows in the peaceful Bridal Garden, then celebrate in the traditional elegance of the Grande Ballroom • convenient and comfortable lodging option in Springhill Suites, which is connected to the Center

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Lincoln, Massachusetts

Fab Features: it's the largest park of its kind in New England, sitting on 30 wooded acres at the edge of tranquil Flint Pond • the gallery and outdoor spaces are host to a constantly changing collection of large-scale sculpture and site-specific installations • the entire building is included with your rental fee, so your guests are free to explore the fascinating exhibits throughout the evening

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Lakeside Villa

Halifax, Massachusetts

Fab Features: exchange vows outdoors at your choice of three lakeside ceremony sites • all-inclusive wedding packages that include a personal wedding planner, private wedding suites, catering and cake, linens, and more • the property features lush gardens, a gazebo and dock, and breathtaking waterfront views

Catering: In-house
Price: $

Hawthorne Hotel

Salem, MA

Fab Features: historic 1925 hotel that perfectly blends modern comfort with classic style • located in the heart of historic Salem, it's within walking distance of scenic backdrops for your wedding photos including the Salem Common, Derby Wharf, and Salem Harbor • Hawthorne Catering provides elegant event spaces, delicious cuisine, and expert service

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Codman Estate

Lincoln, MA

Fab Features: set in an expansive landscape of gardens, lawns, and meadows just twenty miles from downtown Boston • the Italian Garden features a marble-columned pergola covered with flowering vines • your rental gives you exclusive use of the Carriage House, gardens, and grounds, and the flexibility to design your own event

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $

Black Swan Country Club

Georgetown, Massachusetts

Fab Features: Victorian style country club nestled on 120 acres • the club features two elegant ballrooms, each with its own private entrance, spacious dance floors, and an expansive outdoor balcony • endless photos ops in the surrounding gardens and manicured greens

Catering: In-house
Price: $

Granite Links Golf Club

Quincy, Massachusetts

Fab Features: it offers a truly unique, 360-degree panorama of the Boston area, perched at 300 feet above sea level on the "Quincy Quarries" • the Nantucket-style clubhouse overlooks the water-filled quarry and the 18th green, and boasts an attached terrace • you can keep things entirely al fresco in the Pavilion Tent, an opulent structure that offers unforgettable skyline and harbor views

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Bay Pointe Club

Onset, Massachusetts

Fab Features: the newly renovated banquet facility is surrounded by picturesque landscaping, and can accommodate parties of 30 to 200 • wedding menus are custom-tailored by an in-house Executive Chef and customized to suit your individual needs • it's just minutes away from the historic village of Onset and the sandy shores of Onset Bay

Catering: In-house
Price: $


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