The Inn at Longshore Wedding


The Inn at Longshore is one of the best Westport, CT wedding venues you can find and one of the few CT shoreline wedding venues in the state. Its setting on the shores of the Long Island Sound make it one of the most sought after wedding venues for couples planning a summer wedding with a coastal vibe. If you are looking for wedding venues in CT on the water, look no further than The Inn at Longshore. 

Category: Banquet Hall / Historic Inn

Features: Outdoor ceremony; outdoor cocktail; shorefront; water views; large capacity

Website and Address: The Inn at Longshore 260 Compo Rd S, Westport, CT 06880

Getting Ready Accommodations at The Inn at Longshore

The Inn at Longshore features a bridal suite upstairs in the Inn so you can have your hair and makeup done onsite as well as store away any of your personal items during the day. Having an on-site getting ready option is really nice convenience for brides and their bridal party making your logistics of the day much simpler and less stressful. 

Ceremony at The Inn at Longshore

Outdoor wedding ceremony on the lawn of The Inn at Longshore in Westport, CT

If you have your heart set on an outdoor wedding ceremony in Connecticut with ocean breezes, The Inn at Longhshore is the perfect place for your nuptials. The Inn features a large lawn that stretches right up to the inlet of the Saugatuck River on the Long Island Sound – an ideal spot for an outdoor wedding ceremony. 

Cocktails and Reception at The Inn at Longshore

Wedding receptions are always elegant and fun at The Inn at Longshore in Westport, CT

The Inn features indoor/outdoor options for your after-ceremony celebration. The outdoor patio is perfect for an al fresco cocktail hour. Receptions are held inside the Inn’s ballroom which can accommodate up to 300 guests. But don’t let the large size fool you, The Inn at Longshore maintains a warm and intimate ambiance no matter the size of your wedding.

The Inn is managed by OntheMarc Events, one of the top event management and catering companies in Connecticut. Rest assured that you and your guests will be well taken care of throughout your experience at The Inn at Longshore – and their food is always outstanding!

Locations for Inn at Longshore Wedding Photos

The Inn at Longshore has plenty of options for stunning bridal photos on your wedding day

The Inn at Longshore offers quite a bit of options for your bridal photos. You can have your pick of Long Island Sound views, beach front access, tree lined grounds, or even ‘tee it up’ on the nearby golf course. 

Inn at Longshore Wedding Cost

The starting rate for peak season rentals is $500. Please inquire with The Inn at Longshore for more detailed pricing information.  

My Take

Nothing says Westport, CT Wedding quite like The Inn at Longshore. It’s a staple in the local Westport/Fairfield, CT area. And for good reason. You can’t beat the setting – the perfect mix of elegant New England charm and relaxed beachfront vibes.

Personally, I love the intimate feel that the Inn embodies. It’s one of the few venues of its size in the state that feels like a warm, cozy living room … and with waterfront views to boot! 

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Outdoor photograph of a bride and groom walking along the water at the American Yacht Club in Rye, NY by Jeff Lundstrom Photography