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.
Lakeside Wedding Pavilion - Margate Resort on Winnipesaukee - Laconia, NH
Margate Resort on Winnipesaukee

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

Seeking something out of the ordinary for your celebration? This lakeside resort is your answer.

Begin your wedding celebration at the Margate on Winnipesaukee with a ceremony outside, right by the lake – and end it with fireworks off the beach. The stunning venues at this lakeside resort have made it one of the region’s most popular sites for large and small weddings. Exchange your vows in the lovely Lakeside Pavilion, then have your reception under a tent on the West Lawn, with breathtaking lake and mountain views. Or, move inside to the Mariah Room, with floor-to-ceiling lake-view windows and a fieldstone fireplace, or to the Main Ballroom, with a large dance floor for up to 300 people. Add fireworks or a beach campfire to your big day to make it truly memorable.
Wedding Couple - Lakes Region NH Tourism Association
Lakes Region Tourism Association

61 Laconia Road Tilton, NH, 03276 Phone: 603-286-8008 Toll-Free: 800-605-2537

From rustic settings to extravagant venues in mountain resorts, you’ll find ideal site for your wedding

Have your wedding in the gorgeous Lakes Region of New Hampshire, and take your pick from an endless variety of picturesque, romantic settings. Exchange your vows atop a mountain, with breathtaking vistas; in a garden in full bloom; on a veranda with lake views; before a fieldstone fireplace; or on a sandy beach. Celebrate with a reception or cocktail party in a gracious historic barn; under a beachside tent; in a castle’s carriage house; aboard a boat on a sunset cruise of Lake Winnipesaukee; or on a mountainside patio. Activities for guests include everything from karaoke and kayaking to pool parties, campfires and fireworks on the beach. From small, rustic settings to extravagant resorts, you are sure to discover the perfect location for your big day.
Wedding Party - Steele Hill Resorts - Sanbornton, NH
Steele Hill Resorts

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

Celebrate your big event at this Lakes Region resort and prepare to wow your guests

“Simply stunning!” Don’t be surprised to hear that often from your guests when you host your big celebration at the Steele Hill Resorts in the beautiful Lakes Region NH. Whether it’s an elaborate wedding reception or an intimate birthday or anniversary dinner, a reunion gala or a bridal shower for the bride and her besties, the experienced staff at the resort will help you plan all the details, from delicious dining to activities for your guests. The resort offers a variety of venues, both on its scenic 500-acre property with ponds and exceptional views to its rustic Carriage House and charming event locations in the historic Main Inn. For overnight guests, luxury rooms and suites have options like lake and mountain views, fireplaces and whirlpool tubs.

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Wedding Couple in the Back Yard - Adair Country Inn - Bethlehem, NH
Adair Country Inn and Restaurant

80 Guider Lane Bethlehem, NH, 03574 Phone: 603-444-2600 Toll-Free: 888-444-2600

Inn nestled in a forest provides a storybook site for your fairy-tale wedding

A storybook setting and a romantic history make the Adair Country Inn & Restaurant an idyllic choice for your wedding. The inn, nestled on almost 200 acres of White Mountain National Forest, offers a variety of picturesque ceremony and reception venues for small weddings, including a gazebo with a lily pond, a mountain-view patio, rooms with fireplaces, a cozy tearoom and a tent set by gorgeous gardens. Locally inspired cuisine and exquisite accommodations for overnight guests make the historic inn, built in 1927 by a father as a wedding gift for his only daughter, a romantic site for one-of-a-kind weddings. An experienced wedding planner will help create a stress-free day, from helping with menu choices to arranging for a photographer to capture all the day’s memorable moments.
Wedding Sunset - The Wolfeboro Inn - Wolfeboro, NH - Photo Credit Anne Skidmore
The Wolfeboro Inn

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

Celebrate your event, big or small, in lakeside style at this historic resort

Plan the wedding of your dreams, and then see it come true at the picture-perfect Wolfeboro Inn by Lake Winnipesaukee. The variety of scenic venues for ceremonies and receptions includes a Sperry tent set up on a lush lawn, the warm and inviting Winnipesaukee Ballroom, a charming gazebo and enchanting lower garden with lake and mountain views, and a room and adjoining deck with views of the lush gardens and lake. Have your rehearsal dinner on board the Winnipesaukee Belle paddlewheel boat, and your farewell breakfast in the historic tavern’s private dining room. An ideal destination wedding location, the inn features spacious suites and cozy rooms, a beach, lawn games, and nearby activities from hiking and biking to golfing, touring breweries and wineries and horseback riding.
Summer Wedding - Inn at Ellis River - Jackson, NH
Inn at Ellis River

17 Harriman Road Jackson, NH, 03846 Phone: 603-383-9339 Toll-Free: 800-233-8309

Inn by a river in picturesque town loves to host intimate wedding ceremonies, elopements

Couples looking for an idyllic location for their intimate wedding or elopement ceremony will fall in love with the Inn at Ellis River. Set in the picturesque village of Jackson, NH, the inn hosts weddings for up to 12 people beside the sparkling Ellis River, in a charming gazebo, in a garden or in front of a blazing fire or baby grand piano. Or, have your ceremony by a waterfall or the covered “Honeymoon Bridge” in Jackson and come back to the inn for a champagne toast and wedding cake. The inn staff can suggest photographers, justices of the peace and other service providers. Wedding and elopement packages include a bouquet and boutonniere, cake, champagne and two nights in a room with a fireplace, patio and jetted tub for two.
Wedding Ceremony - Stonehurst Manor - North Conway, NH
Stonehurst Manor

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

Splendid celebrations in a variety of scenic venues a specialty of glamorous hotel

A captivating atmosphere, refined and personal service, and delightful culinary options have made the Stonehurst Manor a popular location for a variety of celebrations, both big and small, over the years. This one-of-a-kind retreat amid the mountain pines offers stunning venues for weddings, rehearsal dinners, engagement parties, birthday and anniversary parties and other very special social gatherings. Venues include gardens in bloom, a Library Lounge with a large wood-burning fireplace, landscaped lawns and billowing tents. Expert event coordinators and members of the culinary staff will make your planning stress-free, and accommodations for guests are superior, with features including mountain-view balconies, whirlpool tubs, four-poster beds and fireplaces. Breakfast and dinner in the superb Wild Rose Restaurant are included with overnight stays.
Mountain Wedding - Mountain Club on Loon - Lincoln, NH
Mountain Club on Loon

90 Loon Mountain Road Lincoln, NH, 03251 Phone: 800-229-7829

A beautiful mountainside location for your perfect destination wedding

For a true destination wedding, the destination must be something extraordinary, and that’s what your guests will discover at the Mountain Club on Loon. Exchange your vows surrounded by breathtaking mountains, with views of majestic peaks and valleys. Have your reception indoors in an elegantly appointed reception room or outside on the lawn terrace. Whether it’s an intimate gathering of 50 people or a grand celebration with 150, the resort offers meticulous planning, delicious cuisine and spa services including nails, makeup application and hair styling. Treat your wedding party to a spa package including a yoga or meditation class and refreshments. The resort offers luxurious accommodations, delectable dining and proximity to recreation from skiing and gondola tours to kayaking, golf and zip-line adventures.
Wedding Reception Tent Side View - The Wentworth - Jackson Village, NH
The Wentworth

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

Your special day is our only concern!

At The Wentworth, we host only one wedding per day, so you’ll have our full attention for the entire time. We’ll help you greet your guests in a relaxed, informal environment the night before the wedding day. Our wedding gazebo by beautiful Jackson Falls is a perfect backdrop for your ceremony. The night is yours in our elegant tent, with crystal chandeliers carpeting, and ample electricity. Our banquet menus feature the award-winning cuisine as we serve in our dining room. Chef Brian Gazda will work with you, using seasonal ingredients to create a menu customized to your tastes and dietary requests. Call our Wedding Specialist at 800-637-0013 or visit our website for details and packages.
Wedding Embrace 500x250 - Castle in the Clouds - Moultonborough, NH
Castle in The Clouds

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

Scenic estate offers variety of venues with breathtaking lake and mountain views

You want a celebration site that is welcoming, unique – and something your guests will remember for years. Welcome to Castle in the Clouds, a simply stunning site for celebratory gatherings from milestone birthdays and anniversaries to reunions, showers and weddings. Whether your event is cozy and casual or large and elegant, there is the perfect venue for you at the historic Lucknow Estate, with its Arts-and-Crafts-style mansion, built in 1914, spectacular gardens and scenic meadow, perfect for tented affairs. The Carriage House terrace is ideal for cocktail receptions, and the country-chic Winnipesaukee Room offers exposed beams, wrought-iron railings and, like the other venues, exceptional views of the lake and mountains. A vintage trolley can take celebrants from the gardens to the Carriage House.
Wedding Rings & Bouquet - Woodstock Inn, Station & Brewery - North Woodstock, NH
Woodstock Inn Brewery

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

A storybook location to begin your new chapter in life together

Celebrate your big event — your wedding, anniversary, class reunion, milestone birthday or anniversary — in the heart of the White Mountains at the Woodstock Inn Brewery. The dedicated staff at the popular country inn has been helping plan celebrations for years and stands ready to assist with all the details, from exciting menus (and the finest of craft brews, of course!) to arranging for rooms for overnight guests. Venues include cozy indoor locations and spectacularly scenic outdoor sites including gorgeous gardens. The catering team can customize menus from basic brunches to elegant plated dinners and fun cocktail parties. Overnight guests have a variety of activities in the area to choose from, including skiing and hiking, biking and golf, shopping and antiquing.
Wedding Couple at the River - Riverwalk Resort at Loon Mountain - Lincoln, NH
RiverWalk Resort at Loon

22 South Mountain Drive Lincoln, NH, 03251 Phone: 603-745-7525

Mountain Elegance: Weddings at River Walk Resort

Nestled against the majestic backdrop of the White Mountains, RiverWalk Resort at Loon Mountain presents the epitome of scenic splendor for your dream wedding. In a unique collaboration with Seven Birches Winery, we offer an unparalleled mountain view, vineyard setting for your celebrations. Whether it's an intimate affair for a select few or a grand event for hundreds, our dedicated team of wedding professionals and culinary experts will tailor every detail to your vision. Complement your big day with the bespoke services of our Solstice North Day Spa, offering exclusive bridal spa and skincare packages. Between our opulent ballroom, picturesque vineyard, luxurious guest suites, and the ever-enchanting vistas, your wedding will be nothing short of an extraordinary event at the White Mountains' most distinguished luxury resort.
Bride & Groom 500x250 - Eagle Mountain House & Golf Club - Jackson, NH
Eagle Mountain House & Golf Club

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

Mountain weddings elevated by this resort’s attentive staff & the picturesque venues

It’s easy to see why inspirational mountain weddings are a specialty at the Eagle Mountain House & Golf Course. Glorious mountain views are everywhere, dazzling guests attending wedding ceremonies and receptions both big and small. Whether you seek an intimate ceremony in a charming inn room or a big blowout for up to 150 guests in the renovated Carriage House and tented patio, you’ll enjoy the attentive service of the resort’s experienced wedding and culinary planners. Exchange your vows on the inn’s large wrap-around veranda, then dance and dine under the stars in an elegant tent. A dedicated banquet captain will ensure that your day goes off worry-free. And overnight guests will fall in love with their spacious room or suite with mountain views.