20 Swoon-worthy Coastal New England Wedding Venues

From the romantic and rocky coastline of Maine to the sandy beaches of Cape Cod, if you’re searching for an awe-inspiring oceanfront location for your wedding, the New England coast is your destination. Whether you’re planning a glamorous gala full of drama high up on the cliffs, or a laid-back affair with your toes in the sand, check out these gorgeous seaside settings that are sure to make you swoon.



The Beachmere Inn

Ogunquit, ME

Fab Features: family-run Inn nested on the rocky coastline of the Marginal Way • enjoy cocktail hour around a fire pit in the unique Rotunda illuminated by bistro lighting • spectacular ocean views whether your celebrating inside the Marginal Way Salon or on the Victorian Side Lawn

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

Portland, ME

Fab Features: a sweet island retreat just a short 15-minute ferry ride from Portland’s Old Port • one-of-a-kind receptions on the tented deck overlooking the sparkling, boat-filled harbor • the renovated interior impresses with a vaulted ceiling, fresh white walls, and spacious windows that bring the outside in

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Linekin Bay Resort

Boothbay Harbor, ME

Fab Features: 20-acre waterfront resort • choose from a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces • rental comes with exclusive access to the entire camp-style property

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Spruce Point Inn Resort and Spa

Boothbay Harbor, ME

Fab Features: a classic Maine coast resort with 21st century amenities • ceremonies on the oceanfront deck followed by receptions inside the impressive Pemaquid Hall with a peaked pine ceiling accented by locally crafted cast iron chandeliers • your guests will love the upscale lodging, paired with a warm, attentive staff

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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York Harbor Inn

York, ME

Fab Features: romantic 65-room Inn • stunning oceanside ceremonies at the beautiful Hartley Mason Reserve • light-filled receptions in the ballroom illuminated with a 35-foot cathedral ceiling and dramatic skylight atrium

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



Saybrook Point Resort & Marina

Old Saybrook, CT

Fab Features: exchange vows on a courtyard overlooking the marina • elegant indoor celebrations in the Lighthouse Gallery • charming accommodations in two historic guesthouses

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Madison Beach Hotel

Madison, Connecticut

Fab Features: luxury resort with private beach • say “I do” on the sand or from a raised porch with stunning water vistas • guests can indulge in activities like golf, kayaking, and lavish spa treatments

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Point at Norwalk Cove

Norwalk, CT

Fab Features: exchange vows on a secluded beach with uninterrupted views of the Long Island Sound and Norwalk Islands • cocktail hour on the pier and invite guests to play games on the lawn • seasonal, bespoke menus are the signature foundation of the venue's exclusive caterer ONTHEMARC

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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l'escale

Greenwich, Connecticut

Fab Features: stylish restaurant where you can arrive by boat for dockside dining • chic, authentic Provencal décor incorporates 200-year-old terra cotta tiles, a fireplace from a country castle, and oak cabinetry made from French window frames • inventive menu brings a special French flair to everything from hors d’oeuvres to desserts

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



Newport Beach House - A Longwood Venue

Middletown, RI

Fab Features: luxury retreat located right on the sand • the expansive Eventide + Deck are light, airy, and designed in natural colors and textures • on the first floor, the Surfside room opens to the Terrace, which adjoins a lawn and the beach

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Galilee Beach Club

Narragansett, RI

Fab Features: beautiful beach club with a laid-back vibe and fresh, artfully prepared menus • beachfront ceremonies with sweeping views of the Atlantic • variety of event spaces from the handsome clubhouse to the 3-season deck and cozy lounge

Catering: In-house
Price: $$
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OceanCliff

Newport, Rhode Island

Fab Features: historic resort set on 10 acres of rolling lawns • sunset ceremonies overlooking Narragansett Bay • the Grand Ballroom offers a gleaming wood floor, tasteful chandeliers, and an ocean panorama through its wraparound windows

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Newport Beach House - A Longwood Venue

Middletown, RI

Fab Features: fabulous beach house is located right on the sand • ceremonies on the sand or on the light and airy Eventide + Deck • a personal event specialist and talented chefs work to customize all elements of your celebration

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



Hammond Castle Museum

Gloucester, MA

Fab Features: a fairytale-like replica of a medieval castle complete with turrets and a drawbridge • ceremonies in the gardens or on a dramatic rocky bluff along the windswept Gloucester coast • guests can enjoy the scenic grounds as well as the owner's extensive collection of wonderful Medieval and Renaissance artifacts

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Wequassett Resort and Golf Club

Harwich, MA

Fab Features: romantic Cape Cod resort with cozy waterfront cottages and lavish dining • exchange vows on the beautifully manicured seaside lawn, offering unobstructed bay views • the Garden Terrace is a tented structure with floor-to-ceiling accordion-style glass doors that open to Pleasant Bay

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Ocean Edge Resort

Brewster, Massachusetts

Fab Features: a luxe 429-acre seaside retreat • say "I do" on the lawn overlooking Cape Cod Bay • the grounds boast a historic mansion, elegant villas along a Nicklaus-designed golf course, pools, beaches, and biking trails

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

Wellfleet, Massachusetts

Fab Features: laid-back club designed with traditional shake-shingle siding and tasteful, rustic-chic décor • romantic ceremonies on the private beach • the grounds boast 106 scenic acres with views of undeveloped woodlands, Wellfleet Harbor, and the Herring River

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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NEW HAMPSHIRE



Seacoast Science Center

Rye, NH

Fab Features: spectacular oceanfront events with panoramas that encompass sparkling seas dotted with sailboats, four different lighthouses, and the Isles of Shoals • exchange vows on the rocky shoreline before dinner & dancing under the airy al fresco tent • guest are welcome to explore the interactive exhibits and aquariums inside the Center

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$
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BONUS VENUE


We couldn't leave out this serene escape that gives us all the romantic water views without the crowds!


The Lakehouse

Halifax, MA

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: $ • $$
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