10 Scenic Connecticut Venues For Your Weekend Wedding

Want your wedding to last the weekend instead of just a few hours? These Connecticut venues not only provide a breathtaking backdrop for your vows, but they also offer cozy accommodations, on-site activities, and other fab amenities for both you and your guests to enjoy. From the welcome party to the goodbye brunch, they’ll elevate your celebration from an event to an unforgettable experience.

Tamarack Lodge & Glamping Resort

Voluntown, CT

Fab Features: gorgeous retreat set on 28 forested acres abutting Beach Pond Lake • events in the rustic-chic lodge, under the al fresco bandstand, or rent out the entire estate • cozy vintage cabins, glamping tents, and RV and tent sites are available for overnight stays—and all include access to kayaks, boats, and canoes!

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

Westbrook Inn Bed & Breakfast

Westbrook, CT

Fab Features: exchange vows beside the babbling river or beneath a flower-draped gazebo • intimate receptions in the historic dining room • opt for a sweet couple's elopement or book the whole inn (with lodgings for 20!) for a weekend-long celebration

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Barn at Maple Lane Farms

Preston, CT

Fab Features: 325 acres of laidback charm surrounded by a lush forest • al fresco ceremonies and receptions are held on the rolling lawns, with views of the sparkling pond and 50 acres of Christmas trees • a beautifully renovated barn boasts gleaming wood construction, draped twinkle lights, and wrought-iron chandeliers

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Bluebird Farm

Willington, CT

Fab Features: sweet, family-run farm on 40 lush acres • the historic wood barn is perfect for intimate events, while the lush, manicured gardens and lawns are ideal al fresco options • quaint upstairs loft offers a cozy honeymoon suite

Catering: BYO
Price: $

Smith Farm Gardens

East Haddam, CT

Fab Features: classic white post-and-beam farmhouse overlooking picture-perfect flower and vegetable gardens • 15 surrounding acres boast an apple orchard, rustic stacked stone walls, and rolling green fields • stay overnight in the cozy, six-bedroom main house

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

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 spa treatments

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


Morris, Connecticut

Fab Features: luxury getaway nestled on 113 acres • the 18 cottages are designed with fireplaces, patios, wood-burning stoves, and forest views • guests can enjoy farm-to-table cuisine, biking, lawn games, an on-site spa, and much more!

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

Interlaken Inn

Lakeville, Connecticut

Fab Features: charming, historic inn & resort • exchange vows next to their peaceful lake, in the gardens, or under the tented pavilion • weekend wedding packages include use of their cozy 83 guest rooms

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Mansion at Bald Hill

Woodstock, CT

Fab Features: former landmark mansion-turned-premier restaurant and Bed & Breakfast • the ballroom is designed with a lavish bar, dance floor, and a decorative wood-arched truss design • the expansive patio sports an outdoor fireplace, fountain, and decorative waterfall

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Spa at Norwich Inn

Norwich, Connecticut

Fab Features: Georgian Colonial Inn • the oval reflecting pool with fountains, perennial gardens, and century-old oak trees form a beautiful backdrop for your wedding • all wedding packages include a Swedish massage for the couple

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

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