From mountain to sea, New Hampshire has a perfect wedding site for you

Where will you host your celebration or wedding in New Hampshire? The answer depends on the bridal couple’s image of a perfect setting: at the ocean shore, overlooking distant beaches and islands? Or in the majestic peaks and valleys of the White Mountains? Or aside a vast, tree-bordered lake? Resorts, inns, and hotels that can help you plan you day -- from formal to rustic -- are found in all parts of New Hampshire.

For example, on the seacoast, Wentworth by the Sea offers an all-inclusive package from arrivals of guests and rehearsal dinner to the flinging of the bouquet. In the White Mountains, Grand Hotels of the gilded age, like the Mountain View Grand and the Omni Mount Washington can offer lush lawns, wide verandahs, and even golf for wedding guests.

The Lakes region has luxury resorts dotting the shore of lake Winnipesaukee and Purity Springs. More southward, you could choose to marry in the historic gardens of Canterbury Shaker Village. In all these places, wedding planning professional can guide you through the many decisions required by such a grand event. Read the listings below and start planning now.

76 Lake Streeet Laconia, NH, 03246 Phone: 603-524-5210 Toll-Free: 800-627-4283

Celebrate your special day by sparkling waters at a luxury resort

Give yourselves and your family and guests a wedding reception to remember on Paugus Bay, off Lake Winnipesaukee. Set in scenic splendor and with attention to every detail, the Margate has facilities to host from 30-300 in the elegant grand ballroom or the beautiful Mariah room featuring a 'wall of windows' providing an unrivaled view of Paugus Bay. If you want to get married at the water’s edge, you can’t get any closer than The Margate Resort’s Lakeside Pavilion. Or gather together on the West Lawn, with breathtaking views of the lake and mountains and the beautiful landscaping at Margate to offer a one-of-a-kind event for 50 to 800 guests. The complimentary wedding coordinator will guide you through your day and the professional catering staff will respond to your every culinary whim for a successful beginning to your life together.

2560 West Side Road North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-7100 Toll-Free: 800-533-6301

North Conway's Ultimate Destination Wedding Venue

Nestled beneath White Horse Ledge, the White Mountain Hotel & Resort exudes charm and elegance in a picturesque New England setting. We would be honored to host the wedding you have dreamed of for a lifetime. Whether you are planning a lavish celebration or an intimate affair, you will be provided with menus, service, and ambiance that are unsurpassed. Our romantic venue location can host receptions up to 120 guests in our Ledges Restaurant and Echo Ballroom and up to 200 guests in a tent on our manicured grounds. Our packages offer something for every bride, so let us plan your special day and help you create beautiful memories that will last a lifetime.

33 Main Street Hancock, NH, 03449 Phone: 603-525-3318

Marry in a beautiful Monadnock setting

Plan your Monadnock wedding at New Hampshire’s oldest Inn steeped in natural tranquility, charming on-site amenities, lush gardens, and picturesque setting where every season creates a perfect backdrop. The Hancock Inn’s detail oriented staff will work with you before and throughout your event, to create the wedding of your dreams. Whether it’s a rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony, reception, honeymoon - or all of the above - you’ll have access to photographers, a hair stylist, spa locations, florists, and pastry chefs as well as seasonally-prepared fine dining options. You and your love along with your guests will experience the finest in centuries-old traditions of hospitality, impeccable service, romantic inn accommodations, and expansive property amenities to create an unforgettable, breathtaking wedding day.

516 Steele Hill Road Sanbornton, NH, 03269 Phone: 603-524-0500 Toll-Free: 855-475-4372

Stunning views and natural surroundings make every wedding day special

At Steele Hill Resorts in New Hampshire's Lakes Region, our banquet facilities and incredible views will make you day special indeed. We're perched atop Steele Hill, where you'll find stunning vistas of Lake Winnipesaukee and Lake Winnisquam framed by the White Mountains. And we're surrounded by 500 acres of rolling meadows and hardwood forests. We've got plenty of space for your guests. Our Carriage House offers 2,565 square feet; our restaurant, 3,735 square feet. And our resort has a long track record of working with top photographers, florists, and other leading vendors in the wedding industry. When the party's over, spend the night with us, in a room with a king-size bed, a two-person Jacuzzi tub, and a fireplace.

3 Crossing at Riverplace North Woodstock, NH, 03262 Phone: 603-745-3500

Every detail addressed and a leisurely journey to enjoy your wedding day

Here is an exceptional White Mountain venue for a memorable wedding. Plan your rehearsal dinner, reception or entire wedding, and bring your family and guests aboard the Café Lafayette Dinner train. You’ll work closely with staff to coordinate with wedding planners, photographers, musicians and other vendors to make the day as flawless as it is memorable. Experience your celebration come to life on the 2hour 20 minute scenic journey in beautifully restored railcars along the western slopes of the mountains and the Pemigewasset river and back. The chef and culinary team offer creative menus of local and seasonal foods, fine wines, exciting cocktails, an experienced staff and gracious service to make your wedding an unforgettable, one of a kind event.

Route 171 - 455 Old Mountain Road Moultonborough, NH, 03254 Phone: 603-476-5900

Nature-Inspired House Enhances a Romantic Wedding Day

Romance is a natural by-product of this beautiful home and property perched in the Ossipee Mountains overlooking the state’s Lakes region. The Arts and Crafts style mansion, built in 1914, will enfold you and your wedding guests in nature-inspired beauty, indoors and out. The Castle in the Clouds staff is experienced in hosting weddings, rehearsal dinners, and parties of all kinds, indoors, outdoors, and under tents, surrounded by flowers and vast mountain vistas. The experience begins for you and guests with a drive up a mountain road, views of waterfalls, and a trolley ride from parking lot to the house. At free moments, guests will delight in visiting the Art Gallery in the Carriage House, the gift shop, or even walking the nearby trails.

295 Ocean Boulevard Hampton, NH, 03842 Phone: 603-926-6762

Celebrate your wedding in a spectacular seacoast setting

This historic, oceanfront resort along Hampton Beach has been a prime location for signature weddings for over 100 years. Hosting bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions and farewell brunches the professional staff of wedding planners and the culinary team will attend to every last detail. Choose a traditional sit-down banquet or a more relaxed outdoor venue. The grand ballroom can accommodate up to 400 guests for a cocktail reception and 350 guests for a seated dinner. The space also divides neatly into three separate sections for smaller affairs. The Rose Room is ideal for ceremonies and can seat up to 120 Preferred vendors, special wedding packages, newly designed lobby, dining outlets, pool, and guest rooms offering balconies and water views.

664 US Route 3 Lincoln, NH, 03251 Phone: 603-745-8000 Toll-Free: 888-343-8000

Plan a wedding in the majesty of the White Mountains

For couples that love the outdoors, a wedding within the arms of beautiful Franconia Notch State Park could not be more ideal – and it can be arranged for any season of the year. The Resort offers many types of accommodations – from rooms to cottages – for guests who may want to outstay the ceremonies and indulge in winter or summer sports, hiking, shopping, or dining. The Resort’s wedding package offers a garden gazebo ceremony and reception, services of a wedding coordinator; a Champagne toast; white linens, napkins, chair covers and sashes; and a bridal room. While adults mingle, kid guests can swim in the pool or enjoy some time indoors. Flexibility for all guests of a celebration – like a large family reunion – is a specialty here.

1251 Eaton Road (Route 153) East Madison, NH, 03849 Phone: 603-367-8896 Toll-Free: 800-373-3754

Nature is your wedding designer aside a beautiful mountain lake

Plan your special wedding celebration in a spectacular natural setting with authentic New England charm and warm country hospitality. Purity Spring Resort offers a variety of options to make any size affair affordable and memorable. Exchange your vows on the quiet shoreline of Purity Lake or atop the scenic summit of King Pine Ski Area. Every detail is in good hands with the experienced and attentive wedding planner who will see to it that you and your guests are well cared for throughout the day. With varied indoor and outdoor function spaces that can accommodate from 50 to 300 guests comfortably, the staff will create the elegant or more casual wedding of your dreams. Then enjoy the unique touches you deserve.

588 Wentworth Road New Castle, NH, 03854 Phone: 603-422-7322 Toll-Free: 866-240-6313

Congratulations on your engagement!

The historic commitment to quality treasured by Wentworth by the Sea continues through its gracious hospitality and attention to detail when hosting weddings for cultivated brides and grooms. Wentworth by the Sea is happy to accommodate wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, and post-wedding brunches. To assist with wedding planning, the hotel offers an all-inclusive package which includes; a reception with hors d’oeuvres, white-glove butler service, a three-hour open bar, sparkling champagne toast, elegant multi-course gourmet dinner, wedding cake, floral centerpieces, accommodations for the bride and groom on their wedding night, and special hotel rates for guests. The hotel’s experienced wedding coordinators will help families plan every detail of the event, including additional amenities like wedding guests’ accommodations, spa packages, and golf outings.

312 Daniel Webster Highway Meredith, NH, 03253 Phone: 877-574-5935

Celebrate your special day in a majestic Lake Winnipesaukee setting

Take your vows on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee at this romantic retreat and make lifetime memories in one of New England’s most magnificent settings. Choose the Church Landing and Winnipesaukee Ballroom on the waterfront with a polished wooden dance floor for your ceremony and/or cocktail reception. Up to 230 guests can be accommodated banquet style. The Chase House Flagship Ballroom is designed for more intimate gatherings for up to 120 guests seated banquet style. Set across from the lake, the Ballroom has a dance floor and a lush grass patio for your ceremony and/or cocktail reception. Enjoy full service event planning, spectacular food and beverage menus, and recommended vendors for photography, entertainment, Justices of the Peace and more.

17 Harriman Road Jackson, NH, 03846 Phone: 800-233-8309

Say it sweet and forever at this award-winning Inn

Say ”I do” at this casually elegant Inn in the majestic White Mountains in a breathtaking setting on the edge of Jackson. Hold a small, intimate affair for 6 - 30 and exchange your vows in front of the fireplace or baby grand piano and in summer by the river, at our gazebo, or at other popular locations around Jackson. Your special celebration will include two nights in the Bridal Veil Falls room (or equivalent), bridal bouquet and boutonniere, a wedding cake for 12 with champagne or sparkling cider, plus coffee, tea or punch with hors d’oeuvres. For 30 or more guests, book the entire Inn for two nights. The Inn will guide you to churches, Justices of the Peace, and other services.

1 Carter Notch Road Jackson Village, NH, 03846 Phone: 603-383-9700 Toll-Free: 800-637-0013

Your special day is our only concern!

We host but one wedding per day and like an extension of your own home, you’ll have our full attention for the entire time you’re with us. We’ll help you host a welcoming event the night before to greet your guests in a relaxed, informal environment. At your reception there will be no time restraints other than NH law for last call, so the night is yours. And since we own our own tent you’ll enjoy a wooden platform, a dance floor, bandstand and ample electricity for your audio and visual needs. Our delicious, festive menu will feature the same high quality award winning cuisine we serve in our dining room and banquet settings. Call our dedicated Wedding Specialist, Kim Labnon, today at 800-637-0013 or visit our website for details and packages.

725 Laconia Road Tilton, NH, 03276 Phone: 603-524-3248 Toll-Free: 866-364-6543

Marry in a most magnificent Lake’s Region setting

Choose a rustic romantic setting for your destination wedding in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region. This peaceful haven on the shores of Lake Winnisquam, offers scenic lakefront grounds for all your wedding festivities. Exchange your vows on the deck overlooking the beautiful lake. Host a festive celebration or cocktail party on the private beaches. Rent a boat for the wedding party and cruise into the sunset. You and your guests will be enjoy two spacious lakefront houses and an apartment that sleeps up to 22 and\or one and two bedroom cabins that can sleep up to ten people. The friendly staff is here to help you plan the ultimate wedding and honeymoon, from cabin reservations to event space to group activities.

179 Carter Notch Road Jackson, NH, 03846 Phone: 603-383-9111 Toll-Free: 800-966-5779

An historic White Mountain wedding venue

Hold the wedding of your dreams at this historic Inn where memorable weddings are the House specialty. This romantic setting founded in 1879 has retained its character and charm with spaces large and small for celebrations of any size and you’ll be embraced by the mountains that surround you. Take your vows on the spacious wrap-around veranda or on the scenic third tee hole of the Inn’s golf course. Receptions and other wedding activities will find the perfect venue in the Carter Notch room. with its White Mountain panorama. The 140-year old Carriage House and the newly erected tented reception space also boast magnificent views of the mountains and property. Plan every detail with the Inn’s catering and event staff.

135 Main Street North Woodstock, NH, 03262 Phone: 603-745-3951 Toll-Free: 800-321-3985

Your Perfect White Mountain Wedding

Located in the heart of the majestic White Mountains, Woodstock Inn Brewery is one of New Hampshire most visited country inns, and is a perfect wedding destination. We offer many options for weddings, receptions or functions. We can now accommodate large destination weddings of up to 170 guests in the function suite. This stunning space, with vaulted ceilings, dance floor and its own bar with a stone fireplace, features all the ambiance and amenities needed to enhance any event. From the beautiful Cascade Park right next to the Inn to the top of our nearby mountains we have the perfect venue for you!

580 Meadow Street Littleton, NH, 03561 Phone: 603-444-0025 Toll-Free: 866-579-0037

Plan your White Mountains wedding or gathering with one-stop ease

Your wedding or once-in-a-lifetime celebration is important to you, and to the staff of Hampton Inn in Littleton. You are already on the right track by choosing a location in the glorious White Mountains of New Hampshire – which are a joy to visit at all times of the year, from the snows of winter to the fields of lupine in the summer. Your guests will luxuriate in the inn’s extra-comfortable beds, then enjoy a free hot breakfast before the ceremonies you have planned. The hotel’s e-Events booking tool lets you reserve up to 25 rooms at once. Or you may speak to someone in our Sales Department to set up your special event group. If your guests include children and some spare time, the whole surrounding region is rich with hikes in the mountains, amusement parks and water parks.

Mountain View Road Whitefield, NH, 03598 Phone: 888-260-4929

Combining first-class comfort with casual elegance

Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa, located in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, is easily accessible from major interstate highways and is the perfect location for rehearsal dinners, wedding ceremonies, and, of course, wedding receptions. A New Hampshire tradition since 1865, Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa features an award winning spa, golf course, romantic wine cellar, working farm, daily activities, and is surrounded by 57 peaks of the Presidential Mountain Range. Your guests will never forget the breathtaking mountain scenery and stunning architectural and natural surroundings, which are all part of your destination wedding.

Our staff will treat your guests to the ultimate elegant New Hampshire, White Mountains wedding event. We offer an extensive meal selection, and will work with you or your wedding planner to ensure that every detail, from the menu to the flowers, is just the way you dreamed. For more information, please contact our Catering Manager directly at 603.837.0027.

90 North Main Street Wolfeboro, NH, 03894 Phone: 603-569-3016 Toll-Free: 800-451-2389

Raise a glass where the lake and the mountains illuminate your joy

Breathtaking views of Lake Winnipesauke and a blazing lobby fireplace await you and you guests. Unforgettable events happen here with regularity. Any celebration will find timeless charm, the finest amenities and an unparalleled experience. Waterfront scenery, a decadent selection of the finest foods, and an attentive staff are all on hand for your purposes and delights. Celebrate large in the Winnipesaukee Ballroom, more intimately in the 1812 Room, or in the natural splendor on the lawn. You can also celebrate aboard the Winnipesauke Belle, a 65-foot replica riverboat-style, paddle wheeler. Modern suites with balconies in the new building or the charm of the beautifully restored and expanded rooms of the old Inn provide cozy comforts. Stroll through manicured gardens and raise a glass along Wolfeboro Bay.

3351 White Mountain Highway North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-3113 Toll-Free: 800-525-9100

Affordable White Mountain Weddings - nothing short of magical!

This historic boutique hotel located on 33 private acres just north of North Conway Village, is ideal for romantic weddings up to 150, rehearsal dinners, receptions and honeymoons. Begin with your ceremony in the unique outdoor wedding garden where vows will be exchanged with an expansive view Mt. Washington. Garden tent weddings are held from May through mid-October. During the remaining months, afternoon weddings are held in our dining rooms. Known for gracious hospitality for splendid occasions, your special requests will be considered, special menus developed and consideration given to any other arrangements you might request to make your day memorable. Your guests will enjoy the elegant, yet casual ambiance, the taste discoveries prepared by our award-winning chef, and comfortable accommodations if planning a destination wedding.

545 West Hill Road Troy, NH, 03456 Phone: 603-242-6417

Marry amidst the splendor of southern New Hampshire’s Monadnock region

Here’s a bucolic setting with a breathtaking view of Mount Monadnock just perfect for your dream wedding. This 62-acre berry farm in southern New Hampshire is surrounded by vistas that have inspired New England artists and writer for centuries. Romantic and photogenic settings are everywhere for ceremonies and celebrations including the large lawn, a pagoda, a rose garden, wildflower areas, a pond, espaliered pear trees, old apple trees, and acres of blueberry bushes. The reception barn is decorated in soft ivory, smooth cream, and white and includes a caterers' kitchen and an observation deck that faces the mountain and the setting sun. And outside on this sweet spot is plenty of room for you to celebrate in a large tent.