Find the perfect venue for your cape cod wedding!
Cape Cod weddings are as old as time itself – For generations, brides have envisioned the perfect Cape Cod wedding complete with scenic dunegrass, nautical themed place settings and sandy beaches that seemingly stretch for miles. Of course, no two Cape Cod wedding venues are alike – Each carry different options, price tags and amenities. To help you sort through all the options, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite Cape Cod wedding destinations for your big day.
10. Nauticus Marina
Nauticus Marina offers a nautical destination-type of wedding in the heart of Osterville. A venue capable of hosting small venues to mid size weddings (100 plus people), this unique property finds itself in our top 10.
339 W Bay Rd. Osterville, MA 02655
“Nauticus Marina offers a wide variety of function possibilities, from a small holiday gathering for 20 people in our Lighthouse Lounge to an extravagant wedding for up to 200. Nauticus Marina buildings and grounds are open year round for functions of any kind. Our staff will work with you to pull all the elements together to make your event a complete success. We strive to make each and every event as individual as possible and we maintain a strict schedule with a limited number of events each month.
9. Truro Vineyards
Nestled in between Cape Cod Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, Truro Vineyards is a perfect spot for any wedding party that envisions a on salty-air scenery for their wedding. With a particular focus on offering the top notch wine and catering options (food truck options available), Truro Vineyards settles in nicely to our number 9 spot.
“A Truro Vineyards wedding is a picture-perfect event. Say I Do in spring, summer, or fall in a classic New England setting, and create an intimate event to remember beneath our beautiful outdoor Pavilion, or in our smaller Barrel Room. Truro’s seaside light is exquisite and the vineyard grounds are pristine. The natural beauty of Truro Vineyards has served as the backdrop for some of the Cape’s most stunning weddings. Make your own enduring memories here, nestled by rows of lush and growing vines, surrounded by the Outer Cape’s iconic golden light.”
11 Shore Road (Route 6A) North Truro, MA 02652
8. Wequassett Resort and Golf Club
Let Pleasure Bay will be the ideal backdrop to your dream wedding at the scenic Wequassett Resort. Wequassett has venue options that range from ‘small gatherings’ to spaces that can accomodate larger weddings parties. Plus, you can sneak in 18 holes on the morning of your wedding day!
“Imagine your wedding day set at one of the most romantic, sophisticated and memorable Cape Cod wedding venues. Picture the two of you exchanging vows on our beautifully manicured seaside lawn, surrounded by lush flower gardens with a backdrop of tranquil Pleasant Bay. Think of your guests enjoying sumptuous cuisine presented by our caring staff as the gentle sounds of music fill the fresh salt air then waving good-bye as the bride and groom depart by cruise at the conclusion of the reception! Wequassett’s luxury wedding venue offers you all this and so much more.”
2173 Route 28 Harwich, MA 02645
7. Popponesett Inn
Overlooking the Nantucket Sound, the Popponesett Inn is an absolute quintessential Cape Cod wedding destination. Situated in the New Seabury location, the inn has all the amenities and infrastructure to handle large weddings but with a touch of simplicity and beauty that is unique to your special day.
“The beachfront setting of the Popponesset Inn Tent has been featured in Cape Cod Life Magazine for years as Cape Cod’s Best Wedding Location. Offering an expansive deck and direct access to the beach, as well as a historic dining room for rehearsal dinners and post-wedding brunches; The Popponesset Inn Tent is the perfect setting.
The Club at New Seabury Ballroom presents an atmosphere of unsurpassed elegance and seaside charm. Offering ample space for large events with outdoor access to our deck and golf courses with amazing sunsets and beach views, this romantic location is perfect for your special day. Our experienced full-service wedding planners will assist you with every detail to make your Cape Cod wedding memorable.”
95 Shore Drive West, Mashpee, MA 02649
6. The Cape Club
With golf course views and a vast event space (over 11,000 sq ft), The Cape Club is an ideal location for couples planning a lively, large and festive Cape Cod Wedding. The Cape Club offers a meticulous indoor setting for your reception as well as planners and staff to make your wedding day a smooth one.
“At The Cape Club, let our expert event professionals take care of all of your details and create a memory you will cherish forever! At The Cape Club, we pride ourselves in pairing elegance and luxury with comfort and charm, making your escape to The Cape Club, one of which you have always dreamed.”
125 Falmouth Woods Road, East Falmouth, MA
5. The Daniel Webster Inn
Located in Cape Cod’s oldest town is a historic inn that screams Cape Cod of the yester-year. Perfect for intimate weddings, this venue has all the amenities needed for a quaint wedding including colorful gardens, a music room and a beautiful reception area that is reminiscent of how Cape Cod weddings from decades ago.
“From their site: “ Imagine the wedding of your dreams coming to life as you walk down the aisle. Picture your ceremony surrounded by colorful gardens and your reception within the grand glass-walls of the Conservatory or the elegance of the Music Room with its baby grand piano and gas fireplace; envision yourself immersed in a romantic, carefree, picture-perfect day. This is your Dan’l Webster Inn wedding”
149 Main Street, Sandwich, MA 02563
4. Winnetu Oceanside Resort
Planning a Vineyard wedding can be quite a daunting task – Travel, logistics and island living can make planning a chore and the price tag a bit hefty. However, Winnetu offers a top notch and experienced staff that can make your Vineyard wedding a breeze. The Edgartown location is central to all the Vineyard has to offer and an ideal backdrop for your special day.
“A Vineyard wedding is a timeless experience that creates memories to last a lifetime. We’ve made it simple to plan your perfect Vineyard wedding and we can’t wait to help you bring it to life. Browse our Wedding Guide and discover if a Winnetu wedding is right for you.”
31 Dunes Road, Edgartown, MA 02539
3. The Wauwinet
If Nantucket is more your style, the Wauwinet venue is full of quaint cottages and luxury rooms that will ‘wow’ your guests. The inn is nestled on the on the northeast shores of Nantucket allowing for picturesque views of the ocean as well as amazing sunsets – The perfect portrait for you Nantucket wedding.
“Come experience The Wauwinet’s exciting new transformation. You’ll find stunning new décor in the guest rooms and brand-new bathrooms throughout. We have preserved the charm and comfort that you love, and made it better than ever. A blend of charm and sophistication, The Wauwinet is a seaside refuge with breathtaking views, historic architecture, and luxury amenities for the perfect hotel stay on Nantucket Island. As Nantucket’s only member of Relais & Châteaux hotels, our historic inn is known worldwide for its outstanding service, cuisine, and accommodations.”
120 Wauwinet Road, Nantucket, Massachusetts 02584
2. The Beach Club
Literally do everything on the beach at The Beach Club. Get married on the beach? Check. Reception on the beach? Check. Dance on the beach? Check. This unknown destination is a perfect setting for your Cape Cod wedding – Adjacent to Craigville Beach, The Beach Club offers the most stunning views, all the amenities and an experience that will make your wedding day an unforgettable time in the perfect beach setting.
“The Beach Club has several recurring events throughout the season that members can count on. We will also add new events to this list as the season progresses. Be sure to check the calendar before booking your event or before visiting.”
27 Long Beach Rd., Centerville, MA 02632-0297
1. Chatham Bars Inn
Still the undisputed winner when it comes to wedding venues in Cape Code. The Chatham Bars Inn sells itself in all that it has to offer. Beauty, location, facilities/infrastructure, top notch accommodations – There is no box that the Chatham Bars Inn doesn’t check off. While on the pricier side and hard to book, the inn will not disappoint. Be sure to stay an extra few days to carve out time for the beach, golf and exploring the picturesque Chatham dunes.
“The Atlantic Ocean takes center stage at our magnificent waterfront wedding venue, serving as an intriguing and ever-changing backdrop for your big day. Chatham Bars Inn remains the only luxury destination on Cape Cod where you can hold a toes-in-the-sand ceremony, right on our private beach. Founded in 1914, Chatham Bars Inn grew to be Cape Cod’s premier luxury destination, marrying timeless character and discreet charms with the sophisticated comforts of today.”