Provincetown is a place filled with history and beauty, and it’s no secret that Cape Cod has long been a scenic getaway full of romance and gorgeous seaside sights. Weddings held in Provincetown can relish in this seaside atmosphere, with amazing venues for intimate ceremonies as well as big, wild parties. Couples can get married on the beach or in the garden of a historic estate, and celebrate in a dining room, ballroom, beneath a tent, or on a pier. In this coastal town, the food at the reception is bound to be perfectly delicious, and the wedding photos are sure to be absolutely stunning.
1.The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel's
© The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel's
The entire Provincetown Hotel can be booked for a 2-night minimum, making it a perfect option for weekend weddings. Between its rooms, suites, and apartments, the hotel can accommodate as many as 40 guests, who will all receive made to order breakfasts in the morning and snacks throughout the day. As for the event itself, The Provincetown Hotel has some lovely outdoor gardens that would be wonderful locations for a ceremony, and several options for reception gatherings as well. Indoor events can be held in the Great Room, which has beautiful natural light, and if the weather is kind, there is also a lovely garden and several open air decks.
102 Bradford St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-3232
2.Chequessett Yacht & Country Club
Chequessett Yacht and Country Club looks like it could be on the cover of the brochure for Cape Cod—between its lovely seaside beach, variety of activities, and scenic grounds and buildings, it’s the absolute picture of relaxation. Weddings at Chequessett can take place either indoors or outdoors, or both. Ceremonies can be held on the private beach, in the soft sand with great views of the Bay. Afterward, a reception of up to 200 guests can be held in the Clubhouse, while receptions of 100 or less can take place in the beautiful Boathouse. Both reception venues offer indoor and outdoor space for celebration.
680 Chequessett Neck Rd, Wellfleet, MA 02667, Phone: 508-349-3704
3.Crown & Anchor
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In the Paramount Room at the Crown and Anchor, the set up can be arranged in a wide variety of ways to accommodate weddings as small as 30 people and as large as 300. The Paramount Room also opens up to join with the Crown Pool deck, which overlooks the harbor. If additional covered space is required, weddings can opt to put a tent up on the deck. The sound system at the Crown and Anchor is top of the line, meaning everyone will be able to hear the best man’s speech in perfect clarity, and if anyone gets an urge to do some karaoke, that can also be arranged. The Crown and Anchor has accommodation available for wedding parties and guests.
247 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-1430
4.Crowne Pointe Historic Inn, Spa & Restaurant
Crowne Pointe does it all. The historic building is an inn with gorgeous guest accommodations, is home to a full service spa offering plenty of relaxing treatments and services, and even has a delicious restaurant on site. But if there’s one thing that Crowne Pointe is really good at, it’s hosting events. The Special Events Pavilion is a perfect place to celebrate with weddings of 50 to 150 guests, and the beautiful gardens, under a lovely pergola, are a beautiful place for couples to say their “I dos”. Smaller weddings of 50 and under are welcome to rent the restaurant and dining room for an intimate dinner reception.
82 Bradford St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-6767
5.Gifford House Inn
For an amazing LGBT wedding, couples may want to look into the Gifford House Inn. This lovely venue is a year round resort for gay and lesbian tourists to the Provincetown area, but they welcome everyone at their hotel. Throughout the year, the Gifford House Inn hosts lots of great events for the LGBT community, and as such has plenty of experience when it comes to throwing an awesome party. With accommodations for guests, as well as a restaurant, piano bar, and cocktail lounge, Gifford House Inn has plenty of venue options for weddings, and once the festivities end, there’s an excellent dance club next door for those who want to keep the celebration going all night long.
9 Carver St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-0688
6.Hedgebound Estate of Cape Cod
© Hedgebound Estate of Cape Cod
Hedgebound’s beautiful estate grounds are a picture perfect way to celebrate a wedding, with countless hidden spots for gorgeous wedding photos. Receptions can be celebrated in a large tent on the grounds or in the front courtyard, lit by warm white lights and arranged with elegant tables, and smaller weddings can hold their reception indoors, in a lovely dining room with natural lighting. Hedgebound Estate of Cape Cod also has a gorgeous interior where the wedding party and some guests can stay for the night, with eight bedrooms and a capacity of up to 20 people.
Lovely Kalmar Village has six acres of beautiful waterfront, including a private 400 foot stretch of beach. Wedding ceremonies at Kalmar Village can take place right in the sand, with the warm glow of the sun and the tranquil sounds of the waves as a backdrop to the event. Receptions can also be in the sandy beach, or on the lawn if preferred. Kalmar Village has none of the strict regulations or wedding templates of other venues, and allows couples to create their dream wedding entirely from scratch. Weddings will need to take care of all the details from the tent to the food to the decor, all on their own, but what that means is that each wedding at Kalmar is entirely unique, and the couple can create it to their exact specifications.
674 Shore Rd, North Truro, MA 02652, Phone: 508-487-0585
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8.Land's End Inn
© Land's End Inn
This gorgeous historic venus is located at the top of Gull Hill, meaning that is boasts a spectacular view of the ocean and downtown Provincetown. Land’s End Inn is one of the most popular venues in Provincetown for special events and weddings. Wedding parties can book a single venue for their event or opt to rent the entire facility, including the 18 luxury guest rooms, for a day and night or for the entire weekend. During the wintery months of the year, couples can celebrate their wedding in the solarium and on the veranda, with the grounds available depending on the weather. In the summer, outdoor weddings can also be booked.
22 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-0706
9.Pilgrim House & Landing Restaurant
The Pilgrim House and Landing is a restaurant and hotel in Provincetown that has three unique event spaces available for rental. It is most ideal for smaller weddings, with a Showroom that has enough seating for 100 guests, and an intimate garden space for small elopements and ceremonies of up to 15 attendees. The culinary experts on site at the Pilgrim House will help each couple to create a perfect menu for their special day, as well as a unique and delicious cocktail menu for the reception. In addition, there are 19 guest rooms at the Pilgrim House, where the happy couple and some of the wedding guests can stay after the festivities wind down for the night.
336 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-6424
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The Pilgrim Monument commemorates the place where the Mayflower and the pilgrim’s first struck land in Massachusetts. The tall monument is located on a picturesque plot of green grass, which is scenic and perfect for wedding ceremonies. After tying the knot and professing their love for all their friends and loved ones to see, couples can climb the monument for some spectacular wedding photos with a 360 degree view of the surrounding area. Tents can be set up on the lawn near the monument either on the east or the larger west side, where everyone can really get the party going. Facility rental includes the space only, so weddings will need to provide everything else.
1 High Pole Hill Rd, Provincetown, MA 02657
11.Prince Albert Guest House
© Prince Albert Guest House
This historic guest house has been a fixture in Provincetown since 1860, when it was the home of a sea captain. Since its origins, the place has been renovated and modernized, and today it is a gorgeous hotel and wedding venue. Conveniently located to the national seashore ad well as downtown Provincetown, the Prince Albert Guest House has 17 guest rooms and is most ideally suited for smaller weddings. The Prince Albert Guest House is proudly owned by an LGBT couple and they are happy to host weddings of all kinds, regardless of whom they are between.
164 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-1850
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The Provincetown Inn has over one hundred guest rooms and is located at the very end of Cape Cod. It’s a historic venue and a unique location for a wedding, with a lovely waterfront ceremony site under a sweeping blue sky, with sailboats dotting the background and a fresh sea breeze rushing through the air as the couple recites their vows. Receptions can take place in the Harborview Room, an indoor venue with scenic views of the Bay as well as of the inn’s gardens. Outdoor receptions can also be accommodated, and tent wedding packages include amenities like tables and chairs, a dance floor, champagne service, and even the use of the honeymoon suite on the night of the wedding.
1 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-9500
13.The Dennis Inn
The Dennis Inn is a quaint, shingled Colonial-style house located in the quiet town of Dennis, with expansive green lawns and lush, lovely gardens. At the Dennis Inn, couples can set up a tent outside and celebrate their love with 250 of their guests, or take the festivities indoors for a reception of up to 100. Up to eight guests can stay in the Inn for the weekend, which has gorgeous modern rooms that are extremely comfortable. A standard wedding package at The Dennis Inn includes a five hour reception, catering menu, tables, chairs, linens, staff, and site fees, with more deluxe packages and add ons that can include things like the ceremony, use of the Inn for an extra day, a tent, string lights, and other details.
25 Scarsdale Rd, Dennis, MA 02638, Phone: 508-385-6571
14.The Masthead Resort & Cottages
The Masthead Resort and Cottages has an unbeatable location on the seashore, with a large wooden pier above the beach that can easily be outfitted with a large event tent. Since 1959, The Masthead Resort has served as a staple in the Provincetown wedding venue scene, and with good reason. Ceremonies on the beach or on the lawn just steps away from the sand, and fun, flexible wedding receptions for as many as 150 guests are just two of the ingredients that go into a great wedding, The Masthead Resort and Cottages is within walking distance to Provincetown for those staying there, but also has ample accommodation for those who wish to stay right at the resort.
31-41 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-0523
15.The Red Inn
The Red Inn is a historic inn and venue that has been around for decades; President Theodore Roosevelt and his wife actually once stayed in the inn. Small weddings will look beautiful at The Red Inn, where guests and wedding party alike can make memories to last a lifetime. The dining room is capable of accommodating up to 40 people, and wedding packages include a three course dinner with a menu selected beforehand, as well as a ceremony location in The Red Inn’s beautiful gardens. Unfortunately, The Red Inn does not allow live entertainment or dancing for its wedding events, but it would make a perfect venue for a small, intimate wedding and delicious reception dinner.
15 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657, Phone: 508-487-7334
16.The Sea View
The Sea View is a lovely modern venue with a lot of classic touches. Located in a lovely Cape Cod style house, with scenic dormer windows, a beautiful staircase, and an elegant interior, The Sea View makes for a great wedding venue for weddings with between 100 and 220 guests. The Banquet Room, which boasts over five thousand square feet of flexible space, has a long mahogany bar for beverage service, and is great for indoor receptions. Meanwhile, the lovely outdoor terrace, with its white picket fencing and views of the sea, is an excellent outdoor option. The Sea View has an on site catering and restaurant service, and is happy to create a custom menu for weddings.
76 Chase Ave, Dennis Port, MA 02639, Phone: 508-398-0100
17.Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod
Up to 85 guests can gather in the pavilion at Truro Vineyards to celebrate a wedding. The pavilion is a beautiful outdoor event space lit by string lights and surrounded by green grass and rows of vineyard. It can be furnished with round dining tables, high top tables, and a bar, or with long tables, and there are also heaters and side tents available, which may be more or less necessary depending on the time of year. Smaller weddings of 35 or less can choose to celebrate in the Barrel Room, a romantic setting surrounded stacks of real barrels where wine is aging. Truro Vineyards has an open vendor policy, so couples can choose and provide their own caterers, photographers, florists, and other wedding vendors.
11 Shore Rd, North Truro, MA 02652, Phone: 508-487-6200
18.Captain Linnell House
The stately Captain Linnell House, with its tall white pillars and commanding presence, is an elegant and distinguished place to get married. Located just steps away from the beach, couples can opt to recite their vows there in the sand, or on some of the expansive and perfectly manicured lawns and gardens of the house’s grounds. The estate has two and a half acres where weddings can gather and celebrate, with space for a beautiful outdoor or indoor wedding of up to 200 guests. The food, which can be catered on site, is consistently rated number 1 when it comes to wedding food, and the level of service that comes with dinner and the bar are unmatched. Wedding packages at Captain Linnell House can be crafted and customized to include as much or as little as the couple desires.
137 Skaket Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653, Phone: 508-255-3400
18 Best Wedding Venues in Provincetown, MA
- The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel's, Photo: The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel's
- Chequessett Yacht & Country Club, Photo: satura_/stock.adobe.com
- Crown & Anchor, Photo: Andriy Medvediuk/stock.adobe.com
- Crowne Pointe Historic Inn, Spa & Restaurant, Photo: manees/stock.adobe.com
- Gifford House Inn, Photo: olgaosa/stock.adobe.com
- Hedgebound Estate of Cape Cod, Photo: Hedgebound Estate of Cape Cod
- Kalmar Village, Photo: bukin3b/stock.adobe.com
- Land's End Inn, Photo: Land's End Inn
- Pilgrim House & Landing Restaurant, Photo: haveseen/stock.adobe.com
- Pilgrim Monument, Photo: haveseen/stock.adobe.com
- Prince Albert Guest House, Photo: Prince Albert Guest House
- Provincetown Inn, Photo: Provincetown Inn
- The Dennis Inn, Photo: Uzfoto/stock.adobe.com
- The Masthead Resort & Cottages, Photo: Georgi/stock.adobe.com
- The Red Inn, Photo: MNStudio/stock.adobe.com
- The Sea View, Photo: popovich22/stock.adobe.com
- Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Photo: timonko/stock.adobe.com
- Captain Linnell House, Photo: IVASHstudio/stock.adobe.com
- Cover Photo: Alena Yakusheva/stock.adobe.com