Gustave’s Getaway is a completely restored historic Door County log cabin that is situated on 80 acres of its original farmstead.
This Door County log cabin was built in 1887 by Annie Miller’s great grandfather using timber native to Door County. It has been home to four generations of Millers. Located on a quiet country road, it is centrally located to the northern Door County communities of Baileys Harbor, Sister Bay, Ephraim, and Fish Creek and minutes from the shores of Green Bay and Lake Michigan.
The Miller family invites you to step back in time to enjoy Door County’s historic past first hand. Our historic home sleeps 6, has full cooking facilities, and all linens are supplied. Our country estate beckons you to its old growth forest trails, flowered meadows, rolling hills and abundance of wildlife. Open year round, you are one with the fall colors, breathtaking sunrises and sets, Northern lights, and jeweled winter beauty.
A short distance away, Carl’s at the Farm accommodates up to 10 adults, and was completely renovated this past year. The home, features modern conveniences that guests expect while maintaining its rustic country character.
If you’re looking for the perfect, old-fashioned, little, white chapel for your wedding… this is it!
The Bridal Chapel of Door County can comfortably seat up to 100 guests. They can provide a non-denominational minister, decorations and music (songs of your choice) or you can provide your own officiant, etc. Outdoor weddings are also an option with a very lovely waterfront reception site available.
Owner, Donna Streckenbach has been a wedding consultant for more than 35 years and thoroughly enjoys helping each bride and groom plan their most special day to make it an everlasting, beautiful memory! Weddings are performed any day of the week at any time. The Bridal Chapel provides a beautiful, romantic atmosphere in a nondenominational, religious setting.
For 30 years the Landmark Resort has been a haven for romantic getaways and honeymoon vacations, as well as a perfect setting for an intimate Door County wedding.
The Landmark Resort provides the scenic beauty of the bluff overlooking the Bay of Green Bay – a picture-perfect backdrop for your special day. With forty acres of beautiful wooded grounds, distinctive rooms, full bar, acclaimed food and beverage service… the Landmark Resort is one of Door County’s premier wedding locations. Your entire party will relax and enjoy elegant luxury and generous hospitality while celebrating your special union.
Wedding ceremonies can be held at the Landmark Resort at either indoor or outdoor venues. The Flagship Garden, pool decks and terrace have all been utilized for outdoor ceremonies. The Terrace has an artificial waterfall and a beautiful view of the Green Bay. They also offer a discounted accommodations rate for wedding guests and they provide the bride and groom with a one-night complimentary suite with certain packages. See their website’s extensive wedding resource and planning pages for details…
The home and grounds of Jim and Carole Maronek in Ellison Bay, is a collection of antique buildings set within 15 acres of woods and meadows, unified by a Russian theme (Carole’s parents were from Byelorussia) – an exquisite spot for a distinctive and memorable Door County wedding.
The centerpiece is their barn, built in 1998 and registered as “Ellison Wonderland, LLC” itself a collection of reclaimed barns and salvaged materials. The surrounding gardens and outdoor artwork are exquisite. They each represent the passion of Carole and jim, respectively. Jim came to Door County after a successful career as set designer for Chicago’s Goodman Theater and he has not stopped creating sets and settings, wall murals and sculpture. Carole’s plants and gardens are a living work of art. The public is welcome to visit during regular gallery hours and the Maronek’s offer the cottages for rent as well as their reception barn.
“A Woodwalk wedding is something to remember!”
Woodwalk Gallery features a soaring setting that is centered in an 1890’s revitalized Door County barn. It houses an art gallery and a reception hall, located in a quiet setting, ¾ mile off the main Highway 42, north of Carlsville. They offer a unique, Door County experience to be found almost nowhere else consistent with an effort to provide “the essence of Door County in an historic setting.”
Celebrate your wedding in the setting of a historic barn and its surrounding, natural, scenic landscapes. With many options for your ceremony outdoors or in, dinner in the barn or under a tent adjacent to the barn, Woodwalk is a canvas waiting for you to personalize it. They can accommodate groups up to 250+ and include the ambience of a regionally recognized art gallery as part of the glow. There are also spaces on site for Bridal party and Groomsmen preparations.
Maxwelton Braes Lodge provides a fabulous place to host a wedding of almost any size.
Enjoy their historic lodge that was built in the early 1900’s, complete with lodging accommodations for up to 95 of your guests. Vintage Fairway Suites, one- and two-bedroom Lodge Suites, deluxe Lodge Rooms, basic Lodge Rooms and two, large, off-site homes for groups of up to 18 persons, Maxwelton Braes Lodge also has a restaurant, a bar and a private event area. The Event Room consists of the entire second floor (seats up to 175), and features a dance floor and cocktail area with a large private bar.
Maxwelton Braes Lodge has a large outdoor patio and expansive grounds overlooking the adjacent golf course. You will find it to be the perfect spot for your various outdoor needs. Use the patio for cocktails, dinner and even dancing under the Door County stars – it can easily be tented for protection, so your outdoor guest list is unlimited.
Their premier on site-cater is Pasta Vino. Their sister restaurant, is the Award Winning Steak House – Chop, which is also available for your dining needs or rehearsal dinner. They will tailor a menu, as well as a beverage package, for your specific event.
Welcoming weddings as well as artists, singers, cooking schools, book clubs, non profits and business groups to utilize the beautiful grounds and areas of The Hillside Inn of Ephraim.
As the new owner of the Hillside, it is Diane Taillon‘s primary focus to find new and creative ways to open this classic inn to tourists and residents alike as a true boutique hotel. The Inn features five beautiful suites (four with water views) plus two cottages with fireplaces and elegant bathrooms. The luxurious Hillside Inn of Ephraim, located in the heart of one of Door County’s most picturesque villages, reopened in January, 2016 after a complete renovation. Careful attention was paid to preserving the original integrity and simplicity of this white-painted landmark, one that has welcomed travelers to Door County since the late 1800’s.
The Inn is one of the most iconic buildings in Ephraim and Door County, making it the centerpiece of almost every photo taken of the Ephraim village landscape. The restored historical inn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places with all the amenities of a luxury hotel and was one of the first hotels ever in Ephraim. The Inn is lovingly owner-operated by Diane Taillon with assistance from Carrie Counihan and Carol Schalla. Her team also runs Diane’s luxury real estate company, Arbor Crowne Properties, with offices located in The Hillside.
The Chapel is located in the Heritage Village at Crossroads at Big Creek.
The Chapel is available for rental along with several other optional buildings. The Chapel seats 40-50 people and the fee for weddings is $250. Additional fees are as follows:
Rehearsal or set up the day before – $50/hr
Before 9 am and after 8 pm – $ 50/hr
Setting up a tent – $50/tent
Other buildings are available for small groups. Please contact the Historical Society for more information.
Open year ’round, The Foxglove Inn is located in the heart of historic Sturgeon Bay.
The location couldn’t be better as it is within easy walking distance to the TAP theater, restaurants, shops, concerts and year ’round festivities on 3rd Avenue. The inn has private parking and offers bicycle and gear storage for the outdoor enthusiast. Because there are only 7 suites, you will have the personal attention of the owners, Carri and Kelly. They will happily accommodate any special dietary requirements you may have and welcome ways to help make your stay even more special. Both owners have backgrounds in hospitality and events management, making The Foxglove Inn perfect for groups and small weddings!
“From the first time we visited in the winter to our wedding in their backyard this fall, we have felt incredibly welcomed. Carri and Kelly helped make the weekend of our wedding everything we dreamed it would be. These women are talented and they are what makes Foxglove as special as it is. If you are looking for a romantic experience this place is it.” – Megan Scheel
Mr. G’s is the classic Door County supper club environment, one that can host your wedding event whether it’s large or small.
The Banquet Hall is one of the largest in Door County and is a great place for medium to large weddings or events. With seating up to 400, featuring two bars, a full stage for DJ’s or live bands, Mr. G’s is located right next door to their Logan Creek Restaurant, a more intimate setting, The Broadway Bar, seats 40 people along with four cocktail tables and a fireplace. Mr. G’s newest addition is the Logan Creek Library Bar, that features a card table, two cocktail tables, a small bar and a comfortable sitting area with a leather couch and chairs. It is also available for rent alone and is perfect for a small gathering such as a wedding shower, birthday party or family get-together.
Their meals are some of the best served in Door County. They’ve hosted hundreds of weddings and celebrations over their 38 years in business. They will work with you to make sure your special day is everything you want it to be and more! Call today to schedule your reception and they will guarantee that you and your guests will enjoy this historic establishment.
Björklunden vid Sjön, Swedish for “Birch Grove at the Lake” (but commonly translated to “Birch Forest by the Water”), is a 425-acre estate on the Lake Michigan shore just south of Baileys Harbor in Door County, Wisconsin. A place of great beauty and serenity, the estate was bequeathed to Lawrence University in 1963 by Donald and Winifred Boynton of Highland Park, Illinois.
Following a 2007 expansion project, the splendid two-story, 37,000-square-foot lodge contains a great room, multi-purpose and seminar rooms, dining room and kitchen, as well as 22 guest rooms. There are two lakeside decks, a second-story observation deck, an elevator and a computer lab. The entire facility has wireless Internet access and plenty of parking.
The fee for weddings and receptions is $2,750.
On the dock, in front of the fountain, whether it is just the two of you or you are joined by a small group of family and friends, Country House Resort has the perfect spot for your special ceremony.
In addition to the breathtaking setting and accommodations, their staff specializes in providing your wedding party with the assistance and personal attention required to make your day perfect. They are happy to assist you with flowers, cake, champagne …if you have a special request or idea, feel free to speak with Amy, their manager and they will be happy to follow through with assistance.
Established in 1928, as Door County’s first Country and Yacht Club…
The Lodge at Leathem Smith is the perfect setting for your Door County wedding.
Kimber Austin, a wedding specialist will assist you in planning and rolling out all of your wedding events from a bridal shower or rehearsal dinner to martini nights and golf outings – with lodging, a bar and restaurant, a marina, a 9-hole golf course and swimming pool at this shoreline resort. They offer extensive wedding planning services and have decades of experience at hosting your gala celebration. Their Executive Chef is eager to work with you to plan and prepare your choice of dining and refreshments based on any personal preferences including religious observations or diet.
“Personal service is a valued feature of The Lodge at Leathem Smith,” says Kimber. “Our staff is pleased to assist you with the coordination of flowers, linens, music and decor to ensure your wedding celebration is the ultimate expression of your heritage and desire.”
Susan and Robyn’s rustic barn gallery and grounds provide a magical setting for couples seeking an unusual and memorable wedding location.
They are able to accommodate groups up to 50 indoors and much larger out, in their masterfully landscaped gardens. And if it’s just art you’re interested in they are open on Sundays June 12 through October 30th for the Kewaunee County Farmers Market and will open on a day that you request for your special event! …Susan and Robyn invite you to visit their limited gallery space and uncover a relaxed style of contemporary folk art, the works of emerging artists, digital arts and styles a bit beyond the landscape. Carvings, stoneware and metalwork share space along with hand-crafted furniture, fine jewelry, pottery and ceramics, up-cycled crafts, paintings, metalwork, assemblage, glass, mosaic and concrete sculpture – the creative works of creative people.
The Flying Pig works with local, regional and national artists. Their website is a spattering of their gallery offerings rather than comprehensive; this is a not-to-be-missed shopping opportunity for wedding favors, jewelry and gifts.
As the largest waterfront resort in Door County, Rowleys Bay Resort accommodates and caters to your wedding plan.
The atmosphere is casual, relaxed and friendly. With their banquet hall, meeting rooms, restaurant, pub, bakery, pool, fitness room, game room and other amenities all under one roof, families and groups feel safe and connected. They host conferences, group tours, charity events, retreats, family reunions, weddings, anniversaries, birthdays and other special events.
A beautiful organic farm featuring herbs, veggies, eggs and weddings. About Thyme is a private property and is shown only by appointment. Maximum capacity in the barn is 250, maximum capacity for a sit down dinner is 200 guests. Events must end by 11 pm.
Rental fee is $5,000.
The unique characteristics found at Stone’s Throw Winery allow them to accommodate your wedding with quite a unique flair.
Sharing their passion and knowledge for wine has been their “goal” since opening in 1997. Indoors or out on the grounds, their event spaces offer something special and will cater to an array of styles and budgets. Contact them to schedule a private viewing.
The Log Den specializes in helping you make your wedding dreams a reality.
Intimate or extravagant, large or small, they set the stage for a truly memorable event. From your wedding shower and rehearsal dinner to the ceremony and reception, their expert wedding specialists can assist you in planning the details every step of the way.
The North Woods Room is perfect for rehearsal dinners, small weddings, baby showers and bridal showers and accommodates 30- 100 people including audio-visual equipment with LCD projector and screen.
The South Room, which is The Log Den’s largest area, can accommodate almost any event and serves 75 – 175 people. It has many windows, including a sunroom area. Audio-visual equipment includes a LCD projector and screen.
Sign on, cast off and tie the knot on the waters of Door County with crew aboard the Edith M. Becker!
For a bride and groom seeking a fabulous venue for a more personal marriage ceremony of up to 22 guests, this traditional tall ship affords a feast for the eye and camera lens alike as your vows of marriage are exchanged before a Door County sunset on the waters of Green Bay. Their sixty-five foot, gaff-rigged schooner has hosted weddings for brides and grooms in Door County for decades. Cedar decks, wooden spars, a bronze steering wheel and compass – all these touches add a classic look and feel to your Door County wedding as your party sets sail along the rocky shoreline and under tree-covered bluffs.
Their crew will work with you in creating your dream wedding, covering every detail from decorations to food, beverages and a professional photographer. A complimentary champagne toast and a cannon salute will complete your ceremony as you sail back to port in the setting sun.
Let Hotel Washington host your wedding event!
Whether it’s your wedding day, anniversary celebration, reunion or a gathering of friends, the staff at Hotel Washington will help you create an event that exceeds your expectations in every way. They specialize in attention to details, so you can trust their staff to partner with you in designing an event to be remembered.