Maryland is close to the power hub of Washington DC. Moreover, the state offers a scenic destination to host a wedding. Couples can plan elegant city weddings or opt for something more laidback. Some of the most scenic rentals can be found along the Chesapeake Bay coastline, which can be another wedding spot. Maryland observes a 48-hour waiting period after a marriage license application. The permit is also valid for up to six months. Make sure to ask your out-of-state guests to stay a few days so they can experience the many popular attractions, such as National Aquarium in Baltimore and Assateague State Park, the state’s only oceanfront park. For your special day, continue reading to pick from the best Airbnb wedding venues in Maryland, USA.
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Guests make a grand entrance through a sugar maple-lined driveway that will transport them to a serene destination. This historical house is part of a 4-ac (2-ha) farm and has been hosting weddings since 2015. However, wedding ceremonies need to be discussed and approved before booking, and an additional venue fee is applicable. A wedding tent is installed between May and October and can be utilized for the ceremony, or you can pick from several scenic outdoor spots.
A log cabin dating back to the 1700s is also part of the property, and couples can book it alongside the main house for complete access to the grounds.
Nearest airport: Westminster (KDMW) (2.8 miles / 4.5 kilometers)
Standout features: Features a 18th-century log cabin
Testimonial: “Fabulous!! Beautiful home and property with everything you could ever need. Very comfortable. Loved the porch’s rocking chairs. The property is gorgeous, I have family photos I will treasure forever. A perfect stay and host. Thank you !!” - Jeri
Top guest reviewsthere was lots of space to relax inside and room to explore outsideashley’s place is spacious and clean
Host:ashley was very helpful and accommodatingashley the host was very responsive and nicethe hosts were welcoming responsive and flexiblethe venue was amazing and the hosts were very helpful and responsiveRead more reviewssuch a beautiful place
This place is an ideal property for those looking to host a large wedding close to Baltimore or Philadelphia. This 432-ac (175-ha) estate is less than an hour away from the mentioned cities but feels like a different world altogether. With multiple private beaches, and stunning views of the Elk River, forests, and fields, there is no shortage of places on the property where you can exchange your vows. Large weddings with up to 250 guests can easily be accommodated either or under a tent for your nuptials.
This place also offers rentals for several conference rooms and a chapel for smaller pre-wedding events. The property charges an additional venue fee for events and recommends couples contact the host to discuss quotes before booking.
Nearest airport: Baltimore (BWI) Airport (18.8 miles / 30.2 kilometers)
Guest capacity: 250 attendees for an outdoor event
Standout features: Views of Chesapeake Bay with indoor and outdoor venue options
Testimonial: “The peaceful surroundings were very therapeutic for our retreat. Having 3 generations of family together under one roof was a thrill. The host was very responsive and accommodating to any of our questions.” - Patricia
Top guest reviewsthe furniture & décor create an atmosphere of cozy eleganceall the basics were included - linens hand and dish soap trash bags toilet paper and paper towelsthe setting is so serene and the kitchen was great for feeding a large crowdalso a chef’s kitchen will even keep you there for meals would highly recommendthe rooms were very clean and well-kept
Host:the host were very responsive and accommodating to any of our questionsthe hosts were friendly thoughtful and accommodatingthe hosts greg and michelle were the bestthe hosts at sandy hill were very helpful and gracious in letting me throw this eventthe owner is super sweet and personally welcomed us upon our arrivalRead more reviewsthis was the perfect location
This beautifully designed property is part of Fingerboard Farm and offers perfect indoor and outdoor spaces. The farm makes for an idyllic setting for a wedding weekend and can easily host up to 70 guests. The booking does not include a venue fee for any ceremonies or events.
Events are booked directly via the farm, with one option available for 6,000 USD, where the party can check in at 4pm on Thursday and check out by 11am on Monday. It is best to contact the property directly for quotes and venue fees, depending on your group size.
Nearest airport: Burhans Memorial Airport-3MD0 (2.2 miles / 3.5 kilometers)
Guest capacity: 70
Standout features: Offers multiple indoor and outdoor spaces
Testimonial: “Dawn’s place was the perfect one for getting ready for our wedding! We would love to come back and spend more time on the property as it was absolutely stunning. So much character, and she was a great host!” - Rachel
Top guest reviewsit was very hot that week and we appreciated having air conditioning in each of the bedroomsthe two fridges and double oven in the kitchen made cooking meals easycomfortable beds and plenty of room for us to work on our scrapbooksthe kitchen had all we needed and the large island is another natural gathering spacethe beds were extremely comfortableclean house well organized everything is was really greatspotless quiet comfortable and full of characterhouse was spacious and clean
Host:our host were amazinghost was really responsivethe owner was easy to reach and quickly responded to questionsdawn was a great hosti highly recommend for anyone wanting to host a wedding or a partyRead more reviewsthis was the perfect location for our intimate micro-weddingbeautiful house in a wonderful locationthis place is awesome close to frederickgreat location for an off-site planning meetingthis place is a really nice retreat from the city but close to things like target
This place is one of the oldest houses in the state and dates back to 1691. Moreover, the estate also includes the Crown and Anchor Inn, built in 1735. The 12-ac (5-ha) property offers countless spots where engaged couples can hold ceremonies, including waterfront spaces. The inn includes a dance floor, bar, and a wood-burning fireplace.
If you are picking Blake House for a bigger event, seek approval from the host before booking. If more than 12 overnight guests stay at the property, a 100 USD fee is charged per person and day.
Nearest airport: Baltimore (BWI) Airport (27.5 miles / 44.2 kilometers)
Standout features: Historic colonial home and expansive water views
Testimonial: “When you see the place, right away you know that you’ve booked someplace special. You have to put the cost to rent into perspective when the space accommodates family and friends. With room enough for everyone to gather or to spread out to do your own thing. We could not have been happier with our stay.” - Charles
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Host:amazing home and super hostswow what a gorgeous home the hosts are very responsive and helpfulblake house was amazing and matt and gerry were excellent hostsbeautiful property with extremely accommodating hostswhat an unbelievable stay matt was a great host - super accessible and accommodating
This rental is perfect if you are planning an intimate wedding and want the entire party to stay under one roof. The house has a gorgeous backyard that can be used for a simple ceremony with your closest family and friends in attendance. However, the host needs to approve the wedding plan and the number of guests in attendance before you book the place. Couples need to make sure that there is no excessive noise level.
If any parties or events take place without prior approval, guests will be asked to vacate the premises and forfeit their booking amount and the security deposit.
Guest capacity: 50
Standout features: On-site parking, spacious porch and patio areas
Testimonial: “Douglas was a really responsive and accommodating host. The house is beautiful and was a perfect base for my extended family and I while attending my brother’s wedding nearby.” - Sandra
Top guest reviewslots of space and very comfortableamazing yard and fenced off poolthe kitchen is terrific and was perfect for our dinner partythe house was amazing lots and lots of room for big families and kid friendlythe house had more beds than we expected and the outdoor space was amazingthe interior & exterior was nice and clean
Host:great home with nice communicative and accommodating hostsamazing space and amazing hostvery good house and hostdouglas is very responsive and great hostdouglas and lisa are great hosts their home is absolutely wonderful cozy and yes homelyRead more reviewsperfect instructions from start usage of all spaces/features and more thru close out were spot on
Nothing comes close to Maryland as a wedding venue
Maryland offers the perfect mix of a city and laid-back destination wedding venues. Couples can even choose from contemporary properties and historical estates with spectacular views. Look no further than these best Airbnb wedding venues in Maryland, USA, to ensure a picture-perfect celebration.
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