Top 10 Wedding Venues in Maine

By Kathy •  Updated: 01/30/21 •  6 min read

Finding the perfect venue for one of the most important days of your life can be very stressful and sometimes even downright impossible. We all have that beautiful picture of our wedding day in our head but finding that in reality can be challenging.

To ease your search, we’ll give you our top 10 wedding venues in Maine. Why Maine, you ask? Well, the state is widely known for its amazing outdoor sceneries, perfect for wedding venues. The atmosphere and vibe of the outdoors of Maine are second to none when it comes to wedding celebrations and photos. This is why it is one of the most popular states when it comes to weddings in the country.

We’re going to provide the details you need for each venue and see if it’s the right one for you. After, we’re going to recommend our most favorite spot. So buckle up and let’s look at our top favorite wedding venues you should check out in Maine.

 

The Hardy Farm c. 1750

Address: 254 W Fryeburg Road, Fryeburg, ME 04037

Phone Number: 207-869-5289

The Hardy Farm is for couples who are looking for a quaint and lovely venue for a special wedding. Constructed way back in 1750, this farm has been owned and managed by one family for ten whole generations before it was purchased in 2002. It has plenty of history behind it.

It was renovated in 2013 to serve as a very unique and beautiful wedding venue. The bride and groom, along with their guests, get to enjoy the gorgeous sceneries of rural New England while still staying relatively close to the major cities for convenient access to accommodations.

Jonathan’s Ogunquit

Address: Bourne Lane, Ogunquit, ME 03907

Phone Number: 207-646-4777

Do you or your guests fancy a bit of dancing? Then Jonathan’s Ogunquit has got you covered. It has a 3,000-square-foot ballroom that will surely liven up the wedding celebration and after-party. It completes with all the necessities such as multiple restrooms, a banquet kitchen, a stage and dance floor, and even a full bar for the adults that want a drink.

This wedding venue is perfect for large weddings. It has enough space to cater to 400 guests at your wedding. Jonathan’s Ogunquit also features four dining rooms to house your numerous guests. It can also serve as space for your rehearsal dinner or the main space for a more intimate wedding reception.

The York Harbor Inn

Address: 480 York Street, York, ME 03911

Phone Number: 207-363-5119

My personal top favorite on the list, York Harbor Inn has everything a couple needs to make their special wedding a day to remember for lifetimes. The place oozes with history and enhances the romantic vibe of the wedding.

It has ample space, around 5,000 square feet. It is perfect if you’re planning to host a huge and marvelous wedding. Our personal favorite about this venue is the multiple ocean views you will have. The start of the show is the magnificent ballroom; featuring a skylight atrium, 35-foot cathedral ceiling, and 3,000 sq. feet of space for dancing all night long.

The 1812 Farm

Address: 1297 Bristol Road, Bristol, ME 04539

Phone Number: 207-563-6007

If you want a splash of the past as your wedding theme, the 1812 Farm has got you covered. This rustic and homey venue is rich with history. The barn has been standing since the 18th century and was recently restored as an event venue.

It features 2,100 sq. ft. of space, sky-high ceilings, and rustic beams. It also has an attached deck where you can have a drink on the high-top cocktail tables. Our favorite feature of this venue is its beautiful garden, suited to host up to 200 guests.

 

Vista of Maine Vineyard and Cidery Wedding Barn

Address: 158 N Hills Ridge, Greene, ME 04236

Phone Number: 207-939-9988

Another rustic barn wedding venue on the list, the Vista of Maine Vineyard and Cidery Wedding barn is the perfect venue for couples looking to make fairytale weddings turn into reality.

This venue has all the space you need, encompassing 500 acres of land located on Hills Ridge. It delivers stunning views of the surrounding nature, this includes the Sabattus Pond and the White Mountains. You can’t get any better than that.

Farview Farm – Wedding Barn and Event Center

Address: 418 Center Minot Hill Road, Minot, ME 04258

Phone Number: 207-577-1373

After various renovations, this former successful dairy farm is now ready to host your special wedding.  Farview Farm features one of the biggest open-style venue barns currently available in the state of Maine. The venue covers 108 acres of beautiful land that provides magnificent views of the state’s Western Mountains.

 

The Barn at Silver Oaks Estate

Address: 309 Route 133, Winthrop, ME 04364

Phone Number: 207-685-1119

The Barn at Silver Oaks Estate is widely known as the premier venue if you’re planning to host a wedding or event in New England. Our favorite part about this venue is the gorgeous waterfront that is bordered by nature. If you’re looking for a rural vibe, then the Barn at Silver Oaks Estate might be the right one.

 

The Red Barn at Outlook Farm

Address: 310 Portland Street, South Berwick, ME 03908

Phone Number: 207-384-1010

Even though the Red Barn is one of the more recent additions in Outlook Farm, it has garnered a very positive reputation. It is a great option for those who are looking for a rustic, homey feel. It provides all the necessities you’ll need for a wedding ceremony. What we love about this venue are the various wedding packages they offer.

Granite Ridge Estate and Barn

Address: 65 Delano Drive, Norway, ME 04268

Phone Number: 207-747-1212

This venue gives you two choices on where you want to host your wedding; the barn or the lodge. The Barn features a side patio, perfect for cocktail receptions, a huge dance floor, seating for up to 233 guests, and many more.

As for the Estate Lodge, it features timber frames for a rustic look, a granite fireplace for extra comfort, magnificent views of the mountains, and more. Whichever one you choose; you won’t regret it.

Spruce Point Inn Resort and Spa

Address: 88 Grandview Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538

Phone Number: 207-633-4152

Finally, we have the Spruce Point Inn Resort and Spa. This venue is one of the most popular wedding venues in Maine. Plenty of memorable seaside weddings and other events have been conducted in the venue.

The inn loves to pride itself on its days-long celebrations. These events can feature various fun activities, recreation, plenty of dining, and much more. If you want a wedding that you’ll never forget, full of events that span for days, then the Spruce Point Inn Resort and Spa may be for you.

 

Conclusion

We know how stressful it can be for a couple to look for a suitable wedding venue. That is why we made this list to help those that are interested to host their weddings in the beautiful state of Maine. We hope that this helped, good luck and have a happy married life!

 

 

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Kathy

Kathy is a freelance writer who specializes in writing about all aspects of a wedding—from the planning to the event itself. She graduated from the University of Technology in Sydney (yes, Australia!), with a degree in media and communication. She also became an American citizen and loves her new home country. Kathy has somewhat of a boho spirit and enjoys some great rock-n-roll music. She is married and enjoys working from home with her husband, who’s also a writer. They both try to get out as often as possible by taking long walks, visiting wineries on the weekend, and more. While they don’t yet have kids, Kathy and her husband have plans to expand their family in the next year or two!

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