If you’re looking for a wedding venue that portrays the signature New England charm and elegance, this gorgeous estate may be your best bet. Meadow Brook Inn offers a private rustic setting for the country wedding of your dreams. Imagine saying your vows under a stunning white trellis, surrounded by lush greens and landscaped gardens! After which, your guests may head over to the manicured lawn for cocktail hour and enjoy the fresh breeze. As you head into the ballroom, you will be greeted by exquisite chandeliers, hardwood floors, and large windows that let the natural light flow into the neutral hall. Each area can easily be dressed up to match your desired theme and aesthetic.
In addition, this charming wedding venue in Rhode Island features:
- A romantic al fresco ceremony venue with a trellis at the end of the aisle
- A manicured lawn for cocktail hour
- An indoor grand ballroom that can host up to 200 guests for dinner
- Reception area with a spacious dance floor for a wedding after-party
- The Lounge room for more intimate celebrations of 50 guests
- All ceremony and reception areas come in neutral colors, making it easy to adapt to any wedding motif
- Access to a well-equipped bride’s dressing room that comes with a vanity, a sitting area, multiple mirrors, and a dining area with a selection of drinks and snacks for you and your entourage
- A bar that serves alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
A Brief Overview of the History
Built in the early 1900s, the Meadow Brook Inn is filled with history as seen through its vintage architecture, signature New England charm, and simple yet elegant details. The expansive estate is nestled in the serene woodlands of Charlestown, Rhode Island. It has become a historic landmark in the area through years of opening their doors to couples as the premier private country wedding venue in town.
The rustic yet timeless interiors of the Meadow Brook Inn’s ballroom makes it a unique location suitable for any wedding theme. Its large windows with views of the lush greenery and landscaped gardens also give a fresh vibe to the enclosed function room.
Accommodations for Ceremonies and Receptions
For each part of your special day, there are designated areas in this charming wedding venue. The ceremony is held at the garden where white wooden chairs will be set up. At the end of the aisle is a pre-installed trellis where you and your groom will exchange vows. A few steps from the garden is the Lawn where cocktails will be served. After which, guests may head to the Ballroom for the reception programme and dinner. It can host up to 200 guests in a banquet setup plus a 25 x 26 foot hardwood dance floor with a provision for a band or a DJ. Bar service is also available depending on the package you avail of. On top of all these, you will also get a private bridal suite with a dining area set with mimosas and a cheese/cracker display for you and your entourage.
Pricing, Packages, and Potential Fees
Since catering may all be availed from the Meadow Brook Inn, charges are on a “per person” basis with a minimum headcount. According to their website, rates may range from $65 to $115 per person. This is inclusive for five hours use of the venue, an hour and a half use of the bridal suite, tables and chairs, linens, seat covers, and your choice of table napkins. Bar services will entail additional costs, depending on your preference, whether it be a full open bar, cash bar, or a combination of both. All of their packages are easily customizable to suit your needs.
Learn more about the detailed packages through their website to start planning your charming wedding in Rhode Island today!