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Glastonbury BoatHouse – Glastonbury, CT

The Glastonbury Boathouse wedding venue is the quintessential spot for your bridal celebration in July! The River CT can provide your ceremony with a delicate and romantic ambiance. The open-air porch you can use for aperitif time would be adored by your guests. The white exposed scaffolding decks and enlarging skylights in the banquet ballroom illustrate the room amidst legitimate light and devise a fantastic soiree area for all seasons. It offers pastoral allure and picturesque views of the river, wonderfully beautified grounds, and an embarcadero porch in New England.

The Glastonbury Boathouse wedding venue offers you some amazing features to make your day even more magical.                                            

  • The boathouse has beautiful scenery where you can have your ceremony in the evening right on the water.
  • When the sun touches the sea, the romantic vibe makes you fall in love with the environment.
  • The Connecticut river offers a magical refreshing breeze during the gathering.
  • You can exchange your vows in front of a fascinating river.
  • The elegant wooden deck obliges you in a romantic dance.
  • Glowing stars in an open sky are perfect for a fairytale wedding.
  • Incredible hotels and attractions nearby the boathouse.

If you are still searching for your perfect venue be sure to bookmark our List of Wedding Venues in CT!

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The Glastonbury BoatHouse


252 Welles St Glastonbury, CT 06033

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Boat house, Banquet hall

Brief History Of The Glastonbury BoatHouse

The City of Glastonbury is built on the eastern shores of the Connecticut River in Hartford County in central Connecticut. The area was incorporated in 1693. It was founded in 1636 as part of Wethersfield, and it was called Pyaug. Since 1655 the oldest ferry in the United States has been in operation in Glastonbury. The route runs between Glastonbury South and Rocky Hill.

Noteworthy Features

This Connecticut wedding venue is the best location for tying the knot at the end of June. The Boathouse itself is stunning, with unusual detailing and exposed piping inside, which gives a beautiful effect when lit. Great attention must not be given to specifics both inside and outside the site because the natural beauty alone is sublime! And the most romantic thing about this place is that it has a charming covered porch with river scenes suitable all year round. The river has allowed some stunning photos and a “beachy” atmosphere at no expense. The team is excellent at working with, reacting quickly to emails, and making appointments convenient.

Accommodations for Ceremonies

The Glastonbury Boathouse wedding venue helps you prepare a custom celebration according to your desires. In this way, you can ensure that every single detail has been done like you wanted it to be, and the guests would admire the decorations. The Boathouse arranges everything in a way that your guests don’t feel inattention from the couple until you whisked as a couple. You can choose the adaptability of timing and what is most suitable for you and the visitors. If it’s an elegant sitting gathering for up to 150 guests or a vigorous standing reception for up to 250 guests, the Boathouse will cater to your view. The Boathouse also provides exceptional dining and dinner from their preferable caters.

Pricing, Packages, and Potential Fees

Each couple is specific, so our price models are tailored to help you create a memorable wedding kit with the menu, decor, and theme that you want. This Connecticut wedding venue offers a special rental allowance for its banquet hall. Their venue rental starts from $1500, in which they offer 2 supervisors who cater to you during the ceremony and gratis car parking for your guests. The Boathouse only allows 150 guests per wedding. They also provide a private bridal suite, a perfect place for a bride to get ready for the ceremony.

You can check out the Glastonbury Boathouse wedding venue rental rates here.

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