Avon Old Farms Hotel

Get the New England country wedding of your dreams in this charming venue in Avon, Connecticut. Every corner of the property provides the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern elegance. Upon walking into the hotel lobby, your guests will be greeted by a grand sweeping staircase, exquisite chandeliers, a stunning marble foyer, and Gregorian-style antique furnishings. Despite the classic ambiance of the entry area, the ballrooms are styled with modern finishes, high ceilings, and hardwood floors that are suitable for any theme.  Outside is the ceremony area which features beautifully landscaped gardens with a pergola or gazebo. Imagine being surrounded by manicured greens, flowerbeds, and a tranquil stream that create a serene ambiance! After the ceremony, you may lead your guests to the contemporary poolside deck for cocktails.

Among the most notable features of this charming Connecticut wedding venue are:

● A range of ballroom options ranging from 360 to 1748 square feet which can host
anywhere from 30 to 160 guests, banquet style
● High-ceiling, spacious ballrooms with mood lights, chandeliers, and wooden
floors
● A terrace that is connected to the ballroom where guests can enjoy cocktails
under the stars
● Landscaped outdoor garden ceremony area with a pergola at the end of the aisle
● Provision for outdoor reception in the manicured lawn, under a tented area
● On-site wedding planners to assist on your special day
● Customizable catering menus
● Hotel accommodations available and discounts are offered for bulk bookings of
wedding guests

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Avon Old Farms Hotel

Address

279 Avon Mountain Road, Avon, CT 06001

phone number

(860) 677-1651

venue type

Garden, Ballroom, Hotel

Brief History Of Avon Old Farms Hotel

In 1957, this historic hotel was established by the Brighenti family as part of their Classic Hotels of Connecticut collection. After nearly 30 years, additional wings were built to expand the hotel’s accommodations. The extension that was built in 1987 is currently Avon Old Farms Hotel most
premium wing that offers spacious guest rooms with magnificent, panoramic views of the surrounding natural landscapes.

Noteworthy Features

This gorgeous hotel in Connecticut provides extensive facilities for wedding ceremonies and celebrations as it sits on a 20-acre property. You will find it incredibly convenient that they offer a lot of flexibility for both indoor and outdoor weddings. Plus, it helps that they have spacious and comfortable guest rooms that makes it much easier for your wedding attendees who are coming from other states or countries.

Accommodations for Ceremonies

Avon Old Farms Hotel offers seven different reception venues that cater to weddings of all sizes. If you’re planning a very intimate gathering or a rehearsal dinner, you may opt for the 360 square feet Private Dining Room that can accommodate up to 30 persons or the 792 square foot Talcott Ballroom can host up to 50 persons. The Northington, Jackson, and Riverdale banquet rooms also accommodate the same number of people. However, if you’re having a bigger celebration, the Towpath Ballroom and Terrace are most ideal for you. It has a combined
floor area of 2,548 square feet and can sit up to 160 guests comfortably. The terrace area is directly connected to the main ballroom and it is also enclosed with clear glass panels so that your guests can enjoy the view of the outdoors.


The ceremony on the other hand, can be done in either of the two landscaped gardens– the pergola or the gazebo. Both areas have equally manicured lawns surrounded by lush greens. A white aisle will be set up for your bridal walk, which will be lined with white garden chairs for your guests. Weather permitting, you may also opt to have your reception under a tented area in the garden.

Pricing, Packages, and Potential Fees

Site fees at this elegant and charming wedding venue in Connecticut depend on the day you are planning to set for your special day. According to erecomestheguide.com and eventective.com, rates start at $102 per person on Mondays to Thursdays and Saturdays. Friday nights and
Sunday packages come with a $15 discount per person. This package includes 5.5 hours use of your chosen ballroom, 4.5 hours open bar, champagne toast, house wine service throughout dinner, Chef’s harvest display, your selection of five unlimited hors d’oeuvres, three-course sit down dinner, and a custom designed wedding cake. You will also get to choose your preferred linen, china service, and centerpieces (either hurricane globe or lanterns). Additionally, you will be assigned a professional on-site event coordinator who will ensure that all goes well during your big day. You and your groom will also enjoy the complimentary mini suite with chilled
champagne.

Site fees at this elegant and charming wedding venue in Connecticut depend on the day you are planning to set for your special day. According to erecomestheguide.com and eventective.com, rates start at $102 per person on Mondays to Thursdays and Saturdays. Friday nights and
Sunday packages come with a $15 discount per person. This package includes 5.5 hours use of your chosen ballroom, 4.5 hours open bar, champagne toast, house wine service throughout dinner, Chef’s harvest display, your selection of five unlimited hors d’oeuvres, three-course sit down dinner, and a custom designed wedding cake. You will also get to choose your preferred
linen, china service, and centerpieces (either hurricane globe or lanterns). Additionally, you will be assigned a professional on-site event coordinator who will ensure that all goes well during your big day. You and your groom will also enjoy the complimentary mini suite with chilled champagne.

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