Shelter Harbor Inn 10 Wagner Road • Westerly • RI 02891


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • This expansive Rhode Island Shores retreat is a fantastic option for your New England destination weekend. With accommodations, a wonderful restaurant, gorgeous gathering spaces, and even a luxe day spa right on site, it offers the total package in a coastal getaway.
  • There are three spacious, lush lawns, a charming sunroom with an attached patio, and a classically elegant dining room—celebrate in your choice of these, or combine them all throughout the weekend to take full advantage of the lovely, historic property.
  • Twenty-two guest rooms and suites can house nearly everyone on your list, and they’re truly special places to stay, with high-end linens, sumptuous bath products, and fun, eclectic design.


25% off the food pricing and discounted room rental from December-April! Please contact the venue for details.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $750–2,500/event
Ceremony Fee
  • $550–750/event
  • Ceremony fee varies depending on:
    • Guest count
Food & Beverage Minimum
  • $6,000–15,000/event
  • Food & Beverage minimum varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Indoor or tent wedding

Meals (when priced separately)
  • $65–110/person
Additional Info
  • There is an additional 10% service charge, 12% admin fee, 7% state tax, and 1% city tax.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 30 150
Cocktails, etc. Standing 80 150
Reception Seated 80 148
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 150.

Venue Details

Site Uses

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

Essential Info


$ • $$



Tent weddings offer either stations or buffet; inside events offer plated options.



The venue offers many different options for bar packages.

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Access limited


Year-round, Wednesday–Sunday.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Garden
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Landscaped Grounds


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