Water’s Edge Resort & Spa is a luxury wedding venue located in Westbrook, Connecticut, just 45 minutes from Harford and less than 2 hours drive from New York or Boston.
This luxurious wedding venue in Connecticut offers a variety of facilities that caters to every style of wedding, including:
- Oceanfront ceremonies on the lawn or beach.
- Intimate garden gazebo setting for micro weddings.
- Newly renovated waterfront ballrooms.
- On-site bridal facilities including a luxury salon, specialist florist, and an intimate bridal boutique.
- 17 acres of pristine manicured gardens.
- All-inclusive wedding packages.
- Personal wedding managers and an accommodating wedding team.
- 150 hotel rooms, suites, and villas at discounted rates.
- Excellent cuisine and tailored menus to suit your requirements
- Spectacular photographic opportunities and ocean views.
- And more
Brief History Of Water’s Edge Resort & Spa
This historic New England beach-front resort was transformed from a summer residence into a hotel by Bill Hann in 1941. After sitting idle for many years after the death of Bill and his sister Ruth, It was then taken over by DGG Properties who transformed into Connecticut’s first-ever water-front time-share resort.
Weddings at Water’s Edge Resort & Spa
If you’re looking for a wedding venue in Connecticut that would be perfect as a weekend destination wedding location, with impeccable standards of service, versatile ceremony and reception options, spectacular views of the ocean, and a place where you would not have to worry about a thing, then Water’s Edge Resort & Spa is the venue for you.
Your wedding at Water’s Edge Resort & Spa will be like no other, and will most certainly stand out from the rest. With 150 hotel rooms, suites, and villas with discounted rates for your guests, you can invite your special friends and family to share in the celebrations for the full weekend.
Just imagine how it would feel to start your wedding with a welcome beach bonfire with your close family and bridal party, followed by an intimate rehearsal dinner, and a couples massage with your partner the night before you say your I do’s.
On the day of your wedding, you can enjoy the full use of our hospitality suite with your bridal party while sipping on champagne and enjoying their specialty cheese and fruit display.
From their intimate garden spaces to their immaculate lawns and incredible beach-front ceremony locations, you will be sure to find the perfect setting for your wedding ceremony.
Wedding receptions can be hosted from as little as 20 people up to 300 at any of their three ballrooms. Two of which are waterfront venues that provide incredible views of the sunset and overlook the ocean and manicured gardens.
With their crystal chandeliers, fireplaces, and floor-to-ceiling windows, all reception rooms are decorated perfectly and provide a wonderful backdrop for any style of wedding.
Pricing and Packages
According to Water’s Edge Resort & Spa website, the ceremony rental fee is $895. This fee covers or includes white garden chairs, electricity, indoor backup space, and a rehearsal.
If you would like to make use of their on-site hospitality suite from 9am on the day of the wedding, the fee is $1495. This fee includes the ceremony site fee and use of the hospitality suite for the duration of your wedding for up to 10 people. Additional guests are $15 per person.
Water’s Edge Resort & Spa have their wedding packages available on their website and they can be downloaded here. At the time of writing this article, the wedding package rates displayed on their site are as follows:
Bronze Package – $134 per person for weddings taking place from Sunday to Friday only. Included in this package is the cocktail reception, passed hors d’oeuvres, celebration drinks, an open bar, and dinner entrees.
Silver Package – $154 per person for weddings on any day of the week or weekend. This package offers the same as within the Bronze Package but also includes an Appetizer Course.
Gold Package – $174 per person for weddings taking place any day of the week or weekend. This package includes everything within the Silver Package plus their Signature Cocktail.
Diamond Package – $194 per person for weddings on any day of the week or weekend. This package includes everything as within the Gold Package plus chiavari chairs and late-night snacks.
All prices are subject to a 20% service charge and 7.35% CT sales tax.
More details about their wedding packages can be found here