5 Gorgeous Micro-Wedding Venues Within Driving Distance of Boston
Micro-weddings (defined as weddings with less than 50 people) have become incredibly trendy in Massachusetts, both to keep things under control and safe, and because it’s a great way to keep things feeling intimate and personal. To inspire your own wedding bliss, we’ve rounded up some of the finest venues in Massachusetts offering these smaller (and therefore all the more adorable) celebrations.
Happily ever after starts at the Beechwood Hotel, where AAA Four Diamond luxury meets unsurpassed hospitality and distinguished elegance beyond compare. Artful, luxurious, and extraordinarily beautiful, this exclusive boutique property features breathtaking settings and extensive manicured grounds, with private patios, an outdoor lounge, and lush green spaces. Micro weddings at the Beechwood Hotel are completely customized to bring your dreams to life. The Beechwood offers spectacular options for every budget consideration, with an onsite wedding concierge and experienced planning professionals to create an incredible celebration of love that’s uniquely yours and an experience the ones you love most won’t soon forget.
Publick House Historic Inn
Located in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, Publick House Historic Inn is a full-service New England destination venue, making it a perfect destination wedding venue and weekend retreat for you and your loved ones. Publick House provides a romantic, country-setting backdrop for your wedding festivities.
The rustic inn venue offers Paige Hall, a grand ballroom with cathedral ceilings, large palladium windows, chandeliers and a wall of windows that overlooks their patio and gazebo.
It can also be combined with their Historic Barn for additional seating. For outdoor celebrations, they offer their Garden Tent, which features a stone paver floor, a brick walkway, two chandeliers and beautiful lighting, and the Garden Gazebo, Hillside Arbor or The Meadow for outdoor ceremonies.
They’ve won WeddingWire’s Couples’ Choice Award for 2013 through 2018. Their full-time wedding consultants will help you with your menu selections, timeline of events, wedding cake design, seating plans, and more.
A family farm event venue, Oakholm Farm is a rustic-glam, charming location located in Brookfield, Massachusetts. Weddings at Oakholm Farm can be easily personalized to your interests and style—colorful, hip, spiritually inspired or elegant.
You can exchange vows under a rustic solid pine arbor with the beautiful backdrop of Lake Quaboag, surrounded by the beauty of the farm with your closest friends and family. Your wedding party and guests can enjoy a late campfire, dance party, and lingering after party under a starry night sky or in the estate game room.
Also, if you’re a couple who’s exceptionally into beer, you could host a micro-brew micro-wedding partnered with Oakholm Brewing, also located at Oakholm Farm.
The White Room
Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, the White Room at Crompton Collective is a 5,000-square-foot space in a beautifully renovated building in Worcester’s vibrant and bustling canal district. This venue lends style, sophistication and a modern feel through its ivy-covered brick, sunlit windows, and assorted, mismatched furniture. Onsite ceremonies can also be held in their outdoor courtyard, a beautifully lush green space (also perfect for a cocktail hour).
The White Room can be decorated to cater to your style and theme, and your rental comes with fun amenities, including a rustic white bar, vintage wood chairs and couches, unique wooden tables and string lighting, to name a few.
Tower Hill Botanic Gardens
Located in Boylston, Massachusetts, Tower Hill Botanic Gardens offers a peaceful setting for your wedding day. You can host your ceremony at the Secret Garden or Limonaia, your cocktail hour at their Winter Garden or Great Hall, and host an elegant reception in the Orangerie, their 18th-century-style glass conservatory.
The greenery sets much of the decorative tone at Tower Hill, where guests can dine next to exotic plants and enjoy the greenhouse along with views of Mount Wachusett and the Wachusett Reservoir. This venue makes for a unique experience and a beautiful, vibrant place to celebrate your love day.
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