10 Romantic Connecticut Wedding Venues

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Connecticut is home to a charming mix of sweet coastal cities and gorgeous countryside full of lovely locations for your special day. From a fairy-tale like castle to an industrial-chic vineyard, here’s a look at some of the dreamiest places to say “I do”.

Saint Clements Castle

Portland, Connecticut

Fab Features: glamorous estate modeled after the 16th-century castles of Europe • exchange vows on the meticulously manicured lawns with scenic river views • 2 magnificent ballrooms provide an elegant setting for receptions

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

The Mansion at Bald Hill

Woodstock, Connecticut

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: $ • $$

Château Le Gari

Marlborough, CT

Fab Features: Old World-style setting in historic Marlborough • ceremonies in the Tuscan courtyard with a backdrop of rolling hills, lawns, and vineyards • elegant receptions in the high-ceilinged Chateau or luxe, fireplace-warmed Lounge

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

Eolia, the Mansion at Harkness Memorial State Park

Waterford, CT

Fab Features: an elegant summer mansion set on over 230 seaside acres of sweeping lawns • exchange vows surrounded by stately trees in the spectacular gardens • hold your elegant reception celebration in the stunning and historic mansion

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

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: $ • $$ • $$$

Branford House Mansion

Groton, Connecticut

Fab Features: waterfront turn-of-the-century castle-like mansion • romantic outdoor ceremonies against rolling hills or panoramic views of the Long Island Sound • an extravagant setting for an affordable price

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Loading Dock

Stamford, Connecticut

Fab Features: loft-like space with a hip, industrial-chic vibe • brick walls, a high ceiling, and exposed ductwork give character to the space • sophisticated, award-winning cuisine provided by Abigail Kirsch Catering

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Interlaken Inn

Lakeville, Connecticut

Fab Features: charming, historic inn & resort • exchange vows next to a 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: $ • $$

Hill-Stead Museum

Farmington, Connecticut

Fab Features: the turn-of-the-century homestead is enhanced with avant-garde art & design • say “I do” in the renowned sunken garden • 152 acres of manicured grounds, meandering pathways, and expansive lawns

Catering: Preferred list
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: $$$

Saltwater Farm Vineyard

Stonington, Connecticut

Fab Features: industrial-chic vineyard in the middle of the country • 100 sprawling acres of vineyards, fields of wildflowers, and verdant lawns • waterfront celebrations backed by tidal marshes, a cove, and the LI Sound

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

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