French's Point Private Estate 246 Hersey Retreat Road • Stockton Springs • Maine 04981


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • Nestled on a dreamy spot overlooking Penobscot Bay, this historic Maine estate features a beautifully restored seaside estate house and saltwater farm on 20 acres of landscaped grounds, as well as sweeping views of the coastline.
  • You and your guests will enjoy complete privacy and exclusive access to three beautifully appointed, oceanfront homes; a choice of nine ceremony sites; and 14 locations for gathering—including a seasonal custom sailcloth tent structure.
  • The property offers lodging for 26–62 guests in 26 guest rooms. There is also a network of additional accommodations nearby.


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Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $7,300–58,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of year
    • Event duration
    • Guest lodging contribution

  • The rental fee includes the reservation of 26 guest suites (for 28–60 overnight guests).


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 150 150
Cocktails, etc. Standing 150 150
Reception Seated 150 150
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 150.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • On-Site Accommodations
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


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Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily, 9am–midnight.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Private Estate
  • Beach / Ocean
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Retreat
  • Ranch / Farm

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Garden
  • Lagoon / Pond
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Mountains
  • Ocean / Bay
  • Park


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