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Natural Beauty So Grand It (Almost) Competes With the Bride

Even people who have not set foot in Vermont know about the legendary beauty of the state, from the sprawling islands streaming down the center of Lake Champlain to the blazing mountainsides of foliage season. Why not use the state’s natural beauty at a backdrop for your wedding? Inns, B&Bs and farms in Vermont can host a marvelous wedding in settings from historic barns to meadows to river valleys with the help of tents, catering, and expert help of all kinds.
Summer Wedding Knoll - Mountain Top Inn & Resort - Chittenden, VT
Mountain Top Inn & Resort

195 Mountain Top Road Chittenden, VT, 05737 Phone: 802-483-2311

Mountains, meadows stunning wedding backdrop

Sweeping spring meadows, lush summer woodlands, snow-capped winter mountains, forests of fall color: Couples can choose their spectacular backdrop at the Mountain Top Inn & Resort in Central Vermont, an idyllic wedding spot – named one of the nation’s best by Brides Magazine – in any season. Coordinators will help you decide if you want your ceremony in a flower-bedecked arbor, a lakefront pavilion or a chalet with wrap-around balcony. And will your reception be in a quintessential “barn” with rough-hewn beams and pine flooring or in a marquee tent with chandeliers? They can also help you tailor your custom reception and rehearsal dinner menu and choose from a vast array of activities, from spas to golf, for your wedding party.
Woodstock Inn & Resort Outdoor Weddings Woodstock VT
Woodstock Inn & Resort

Fourteen The Green Woodstock, VT, 05091 Phone: 802-457-1100 Toll-Free: 800-448-7900

An outdoor wedding with the Woodstock Inn touches

Planning a wedding in Vermont already assumes the natural beauty of the Green Mountain State is yours. An outdoor wedding at this celebrated resort is a country wedding in paradise. Woodstock is one of the most beautiful small towns in America and the Woodstock Inn, one of Vermont’s most idyllic wedding settings. Choose from venues hosting 20-300 including unique outdoor facilities and tented options. There are manicured lawns, fragrant gardens and terraces, and an historic and beautifully appointed working farm. The sprawling estate grounds are the perfect romantic destination anytime of year with seasonal colors, crisp mountain air, and majestic views to create the perfect outdoor wedding bouquet. Touches include carefully crafted cuisine, luxurious accommodations, and special bridal packages.
Outdoor Wedding Garden Arch - Basin Harbor - Vergennes, VT
Basin Harbor

4800 Basin Harbor Road Vergennes, VT, 05491 Phone: 802-475-2311 Toll-Free: 800-622-4000

Gorgeous outdoor locations to suit every wedding couple’s tastes

If you have dreamed of getting married aboard a boat or lakeside at the foot of mountains rich with foliage, Basin harbor can make it happen. Evoking beauty and wonderful memories from beginning to end, the resort provides a stunning backdrop with an extraordinary lakeside setting, whimsical gardens, breathtaking Adirondack mountains, and lodging for all of your guests. Whether your special day is for 30 or 300, Lake Champlain’s landmark resort offers stunning vistas for your wedding weekend. Their experienced wedding team will ensure a stress-free adventure with friends and family while the attentive staff takes care of every detail from start to finish your wedding is Basin Harbor’s top propriety. Make your weekend last a lifetime!
Lakefront Patio Ceremony - Lake Morey Resort - Fairlee, VT
Lake Morey Resort

1 Clubhouse Road Fairlee, VT, 05045 Phone: 802-333-4311 Toll-Free: 800-423-1211

Invite Vermont’s Outdoor Beauty to Your Wedding Celebration

An outdoor wedding in central Vermont? If there’s a more beautiful or memorable way to begin your marriage, no one has found it yet. Lake Morey Resort, on the shore of a sparkling Vermont lake and surrounded by beautiful mountains is the perfect setting for the outdoor wedding of your dreams. With a ceremony on the lake front or one of the garden locations and a reception in one of the lake front function rooms, the natural beauty of Vermont is never far from view. Before or after, invite guests to dive into outdoor activities from golf and boating to sledding or snowshoeing.
Outdoor Wedding - Hill Farm Inn - Sunderland, VT
Hill Farm Inn

458 Hill Farm Road Sunderland, VT, 05250 Phone: 802-375-2269

Scenic Vermont property for the wedding of your dreams

Plan your wedding at Hill Farm on its beautiful property with unmatched views and a rich Vermont farm to table culinary tradition. Reserve the entire Inn and grounds for a weekend with lodging available in the Main Inn, 1790 House, and Farm House. You and your guests will have the cozy pub and covered porches all to yourself to relax, catch up and celebrate. Outdoor event spaces are available as well as the dining room which seats thirty and the new Unity Barn, which can accommodate up to one hundred. You’ll be in good hands with Mariah and staff who will help produce your event and recommend a complete list of talented wedding professionals – planners, florists, photographers, musicians, and more.
Outdoor Wedding Taconic - A Kimpton Hotel Manchester Village Vermont
Taconic - A Kimpton Hotel

3835 Main Street Manchester Village, VT, 05254 Phone: 802-362-0147 Toll-Free: 877-699-3331

Nestled among mountains, hotel provides soaring backdrop for weddings

Panoramic mountain views, apple-crisp Vermont air: Who wouldn’t want the great outdoors to be a prime part of their wedding day? At the Kimpton Taconic Hotel, in picturesque Manchester Village, that means gathering with your wedding party in the morning on the wide, shady grand porch for coffee al fresco, having your exquisitely catered reception on The Green or cocktails on the south terrace or around the fire pit. And the photo possibilities are endless, from covered wooden bridges to porches with magnificent peaks in the background. Even wedding menu items have a taste of the outdoors: smoked salmon rangoons, butter-braised Atlantic cod. After your big day, spend your wedding night in a luxurious cottage or suite, waking to a sumptuous farewell brunch buffet.
Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa Rose Stowe VT
Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa

1746 Mountain Road Stowe, VT, 05672 Phone: 802-253-7355 Toll-Free: 800-253-2232

Soaring mountain backdrops elevate your wedding-day experience

Amid the glorious Green Mountains of Vermont, the 60-acre Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa offers brides and grooms breathtaking outdoor venues to exchange vows, from intimate poolside settings to a courtyard stretching out over lush manicured lawns and spectacular gardens. Have your reception under a Camelot-like tent, where guests can enjoy gourmet meals (even a caviar station), perhaps stepping outside occasionally to appreciate the panoramic views. One wedding package even includes a hot air balloon ride for the married couple. But the resort does not just rest on its mountain laurels when it comes to making your wedding more than memorable. Specialized wedding coordinators will help you plan everything from nerve-reducing spa treatments to cakes, candles and crystal.