Massachusetts is steeped in colonial history and is home to many prestigious universities, such as Harvard University and Boston College. It was the first state to legalize same-sex marriage. You also do not need to be a resident to get married in Massachusetts as long as you successfully apply for a marriage license. Fulfill your fairytale fantasies by solemnizing your big day at The Great House at The Crane Estate, a Tudor Revival mansion in Ipswich fit for royalty. You can also have a unique nuptial at Boston Public Library or a coastal wedding at Hammond Castle Museum. From a castle-themed wedding to a coastal ceremony, Bay State has plenty of options to offer. Read our picks of the top Airbnb wedding venues in Massachusetts, USA, for a more affordable and intimate ceremony.
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Wings Neck Lighthouse is a former US Coast Guard Lighthouse with a lightkeeper’s cottage. The cottage is spread over two floors. Ocean views can be enjoyed from every room, and since the home faces west, you will also get to marvel at sunsets. You can access the lighthouse freely, connected to the cottage via a breezeway.
This property makes a charming venue for coastal weddings. Small functions with a guest capacity of up to 40 people are possible under specific guidelines, so be sure to communicate with the host prior to booking.
Guest capacity: Up to 40
Standout features: Incredible ocean views
Testimonial: “Wings Neck is an absolutely exquisite location for a much-needed getaway, and Christina is a kind and patient host. The house is warm and cozy, even in the thick of winter, and the views from sunrise to sunset are unbeatable.” - Betsy
Top guest reviewsthe views and walks were unparalleled and the lighthouse was cozy and adorablemagnificent ocean views from every window warm cozy homeall the rooms were clean and charmingthis is a great house it was clean had everything we needed and was so uniquethe house was very clean and appointed with just the right charming decorative touches
Host:words don’t do justice to this property and hostwonderful cozy home and christina was a great hostchristina was a great host and had everything ready for us when we arrivedabsolutely wonderful place one of a kind very peaceful during the fallRead more reviewsit's a beautiful location in a historic and cozy housethe lighthouse is in a spectacular location and surrounded by beautystunning location unique and comfortable accommodations - a truly memorable experiencewhat a unique and special place you have
Constructed in 1881, The Kemble Berkshires oozes an old-world charm and timeless elegance. The estate boasts well-manicured landscaping and rolling views of Stockbridge Bowl, offering a breathtaking backdrop for wedding ceremonies.
The property can cater to 50 to 175 people, and a tent is provided for rain contingency. Note that event fees apply. Up to 30 guests can spend the night in the accommodation. All events must be wrapped up by 11pm, and no outdoor amplified music is permitted without prior written notice.
There are also over 5,500 square feet (510.97 square meters) of fully ADA-compliant dedicated parking for attendees arriving with private vehicles.
Nearest airport: Pittsfield Municipal Airport (6.3 miles / 10.1 kilometers)
Guest capacity: Up to 175
Standout features: Incredible backdrop of Stockbridge Bowl, ADA-complaint parking for guests
Testimonial: “Really grateful to Daniel and Anurag for being such good hosts and providing clear and timely communication as needed. We celebrated my daughter’s 2nd birthday with family and everyone loved the place. Would highly recommend this place and we are looking forward to staying in the future.” - Simranjeet
Top guest reviewsit was spacious clean organized and had such a beautiful view
Host:ruth & daniel were very responsive with all our questionsRead more reviewsit is a beautiful location and was perfect for our groupgreat place to stay for a family getaway
Renting Valentine Mansion grants guests access to the entire first floor, encompassing the 40-foot (12.19-meter) ballroom for events, such as intimate indoor weddings with close friends and family in attendance. It is also where you can find spacious living areas, a formal dining room, a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, and 6 sleeping quarters to lodge up to 16 overnight guests.
This antique mansion is 11,000 square feet (1,021.93 square meters) and is adorned by classical furnishings. Quiet hours begin from 10pm to 6am. Keep in mind that all events are subject to the host’s approval.
Nearest airport: Westover Airport (7.2 miles / 11.5 kilometers)
Standout features: Classic interiors and elegant appearance
Testimonial: “My husband and I rented the venue for the weekend for our wedding! Best decision ever. Katherine is the absolute best. All the guests loved loved LOVED!! The venue, we had an amazing time.” - Dacia
Top guest reviewsRead more reviewsbeautiful historic mansion in springfield was the perfect place to host our christmas eve get togetherthere are many different places to just relax but our favorite was the sun room
This rustic farmhouse allows events on an individual basis and requires a written agreement. Events incur extra charges, aside from the nightly rates for the accommodation.
The sprawling farmer’s porch is an excellent spot for al fresco nuptials with a tranquil countryside vibe. There is also a gathering room with vaulted ceilings and a farm table for indoor reception.
As a courtesy to neighbors and other renters, quiet hours must begin at 8pm and last until 10am, and disturbing noise is prohibited within the premises.
Guest capacity: 16
Standout features: Lush spacious lawn, cozy interiors
Testimonial: “I rented Kimberly’s home for a group of 11 as accommodation for a wedding in the area and we had an amazing experience! The grounds of the home inside and out are beautiful, and so cozy.” - Rachel
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities: comfortable beds & bed linens tv's air conditioning well appointed kitchencomfortable furniture and large dining tablethe pool and yard are such a treat and immaculatei look forward to an opportunity to return in the warmer months for a swim in the poolthe beds were beyond comfortable and cozy everything was clean and easily accessibleeverything was clean and set up as described for our arrivalit’s peaceful clean and feels like home
Host:kimberly is an amazing hostkimberly was an amazing hostkimberly is a great hostkim was very communicative when we had questions and very friendlythe host is quick to respond thoughtful friendly and accommodatingRead more reviewsbeautiful location that is close to everything in sturbridgeplace was was super cute my mom adored the placethis place is very private yet close enough to so many wonderful activities in nearby townswow from the second you walk into this house you completely forget the outside world
Are you a fur parent who wants to share your special day with your fur babies? This pet-friendly manor house is a lovely option! It nestles on over 2 acres (0.81 hectares) of grounds and has many flexible spaces for celebrating special occasions.
One of the property’s highlights is the light and airy barre studio on the lower level that can host small social functions, such as an intimate wedding. A stone patio and grassy lawn surrounded by trees are present if you prefer an outdoor garden wedding.
An additional daily event fee is levied, but events do not require a three-day minimum stay.
Standout features: Stylishly appointed property with large outdoor spaces
Testimonial: “Beth was extremely accommodating and easy to work with. The house was very suitable for our large group with everyone enjoying each other’s presence but also having privacy. The kitchen/dining area was wonderful for our Friday-night pre-wedding party.” - Carolyn
Top guest reviews(pool was cloudy/dirty tennis courts are not operational) there are tons of bedrooms and most are nicefull bathrooms which is necessary for a larger group) and all were cleanit was green and murky - the pool levels were definitely offtruthfully if the pool was in better condition the house would have been a 5-star stay
Host:beth was an excellent host and made sure everything was as describedthe property was great and beth was an awesome hostbeth is a fantastic host and will work hard to make your stay greatbeth was a responsive kind helpful host the house was absolutely incredible and we had an amazing timeRead more reviewsthe location was great - everything we needed (grocery stores breweries/restaurants) were all ~5 minutes away
Welcome the next chapter of your life from this beautiful waterfront property in Orleans. Oozing a coastal romance, this property sits on a peninsular setting away from the bustling crowds. If you plan to solemnize your wedding here, note that it is possible only during the spring and fall after Labor Day.
Feel free to take a relaxing dip with your significant other in the heated pool after the wedding to ease your tired body and feet after a busy event. The property is also just a few paces from the beach if you want to bask in the sun.
Standout features: Coastal views, private beach area
Testimonial: “This is a very unique location with unbelievable views, access to a private beach, and a great pool area that gets shade the last few hours of they day. The house is massive, and has a great history (over 100 years old!).” - Phil
Old stone walls, ancient oaks, and intricate woodwork characterize this bright and breezy villa and cottage. The compound’s grounds are the original farmlands, marsh, and site of the King Philip War.
Pre-arranged and approved events are permitted upon agreement. Otherwise, it is not allowed. The expansive grassy yard is perfect for a garden nuptial with your invited immediate family and friends. The spacious yoga studio with vast windows overlooking the sea works as a suitable alternative in case of any changes in the weather.
Standout features: Majestic sea vistas, stylish interiors
Scituate, Massachusetts, United States
43.98 km (27.4 mi) from Beaver Brook Reservation
Top guest reviews
Host:the host was very nice and the place was just greatmichelle is an extremely kind and helpful hostthe home is well stocked super clean and the hosts were super responsivehighly recommend this air bnb great house and great hostRead more reviewseasy walk to the beach or we drove and dropped off our stuff first
Exchange vows in the Bay State
Massachusetts is a romantic destination to tie the knot with your partner. Cut down travel time and save on expenses by having your accommodation and wedding venue in one place. For a streamlined experience, book one of the top Airbnb wedding venues in Massachusetts, USA.
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