8 of North Shore's Best Wedding Venues

Boston’s North Shore is home to some pretty epic wedding venues. Whether you're dreaming of a swoon-worthy soiree at a medieval castle perched right on the bluffs or a boho-chic bash in a boutique hotel, we've gathered some of our favorite spots to tie the knot in this charming seaside region.


The Stevens Estate at Osgood Hill

North Andover, MA

Style: Exquisite 19th-century Aesthetics Movement-inspired mansion set among 143 acres of serene lawns, shady trees, landscaped grounds, and historic outbuildings.

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


The Hotel Salem

Salem, MA

Style: Sleek, mid-century modern-inspired boutique hotel in the heart of town boasting stylish event spaces like Counter, the hotel's open-concept, Art Deco restaurant, and The Roof, the city's only rooftop lounge.

Catering: In-house
Price: $


Hammond Castle Museum

Gloucester, MA

Style: A faithful replica of a medieval castle complete with turrets and a drawbridge, perched on a rocky bluff along the windswept Gloucester coast with romantic gardens, a majestic Grand Hall adorned with an extensive collection of Medieval and Renaissance artifacts

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $


The House of the Seven Gables

Salem, Massachusetts

Style: Famous 350-year-old home with a tentable seaside lawn for outdoor events and a charming indoor space and Colonial Revival cottage.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


Hawthorne Hotel

Salem, MA

Style: 1925-era hotel boasts an exquisite Grand Ballroom designed with Palladian windows, gold-framed mirrors, and a 19-foot ceiling. Guest rooms are done in 18th-century-style décor.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


Yankee Clipper Inn

Rockport, Massachusetts

Fab Features: romantic 1929 bluff-top mansion • outdoor ceremony sites and the glass-enclosed banquet room offer vibrant shore views • delightful breakfasts accompany the warm, Art Deco-style accommodations

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


Grove at Briar Barn Inn

Rowley, MA

Fab Features: exquisite rural retreat with modern farmhouse flair • ceremonies on the lovely garden terrace surrounded by flowering plants precede receptions in the airy event barn • plush accommodations and the area's best on-site spa set among beautifully landscaped grounds and winding paths

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$



Haverhill, MA

Fab Features: classic New England shingle-style clubhouse surrounded by natural beauty • impressive Ballroom with a soaring ceiling and large windows • only 35 minutes from Boston along the Merrimack River

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Venue: Eustis Estate

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