Your wedding day is one of the most important – if not the most important – day of your life! If you’re dreaming of a romantic destination for your big day, Wallingford, Connecticut, is a beautiful place to have your wedding! We are close enough to big cities to have all the amenities but far enough way to cultivate a romantic, secluded atmosphere for your wedding day. Here are some helpful tips as you begin browsing wedding venues in Wallingford, CT.
If you’re new to the area or planning a destination wedding to Connecticut, be sure to access our complimentary Vacation Guide. Inside, you’ll find our top recommendations for things to do and see around our town. If you’re planning a wedding in our area, this is a great resource for you as you research the best wedding venues in Wallingford, CT.
3 Tips for Finding Your Dream Wedding Venue in Wallingford, CT
With so much on your mind as soon as you begin planning your wedding, it’s easy to quickly get overwhelmed. Here are our top tips when it comes to planning a wedding in Wallingford!
1. Begin with a rough estimate of your guest list.
Many times, the number of guests is what dictates the venue! In Wallingford, we have many fantastic choices for all wedding sizes. For smaller weddings with less than 150 guests, be sure to look at places like the Wadsworth Mansion. With breathtaking grounds and an awe-inspiring mansion as your backdrop, your wedding will be talked about for years to come. For larger ceremonies, Saint Clements Castle and Fantasia are gorgeous options!
2. Offer a few activities for your guests to do before the ceremony.
Especially important for those planning destination weddings, providing a few activities to keep your guests busy before the ceremony is a great way to say thank you for coming! There is so much to see and do in Wallingford! With boutique shopping, fun restaurants, and beautiful wineries, there is something for everyone. Our Vacation Guide is a fantastic asset when planning your Connecticut destination wedding.
3. Don’t forget about the honeymoon!
After the reception is over and the last bottle of champagne is emptied, it’s time for the best part of the wedding – the honeymoon! It’s when the newlywed couple finally gets to spend some alone time together, free from any distractions. At the Wallingford, we have an incredible honeymoon package perfect for relaxing and bonding with your new spouse. Our Honeymoon Package includes:
- A Large suite for one evening
- Champagne awaiting upon your arrival
- Romantic rose pedals
- A private deep tissue massage
- Candlelit breakfast in the morning
Enjoy our luxurious suites, top-notch amenities, and all of the special indulgences included in the package! It’s the perfect way to celebrate your new life together. For ideas of romantic things to do when you’re not relaxing in your charming suite, we recommend strolling through Paradise Hills Vineyard or enjoying a picnic at Gouveia Vineyards. The options are endless, so feel free to ask us for more suggestions!
The Wallingford is the Enchanting Honeymoon Location You’ve Been Looking For!
One of the most romantic Inns in Connecticut, our gorgeous Queen Anne Victorian mansion is the perfect setting for the honeymoon of your dreams! Choose one of our spacious suites with a Jacuzzi tub for two, add on the romantic honeymoon package, and enjoy our charming town! After the chaos of a wedding, a relaxing honeymoon in a beautiful, peaceful location is just the thing to get your marriage started on the right foot. Contact us to begin planning your romantic honeymoon today!