Overview of Weddings at the Dennis Inn
The Dennis Inn hosts only one wedding reception a day, so you will be free to plan your day with you as the center of attention with unlimited access to the Inn and all of the grounds. We can accommodate 100 guests for indoor functions and up to 250 guests outdoor with a grand tent on our expansive grounds. The Inn also has the ability to host up to eight guests in its beautiful suite of rooms on the second floor of the Inn. This bridal suite consists of three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen & entertainment room, and a powder room. Rounding out the Inn's amenities is a luxurious in ground pool and expansive back yard for entertaining the day before the wedding or hosting a farewell brunch the day after the wedding.
Our Standard Package includes the following:
- A five hour reception starting at whatever time you choose.
- A menu chosen from the attached wedding menu selections.
- All tables, chairs, linens, and china service.
- All staffing, bartending and cake cutting.
- Menu packages start at $80 per person
- Site Fees are very reasonable for the summer season (Memorial Day to President's Day)
- Site Fees are discounted for the shoulder seasons.
- On site ceremonies are an additional $500 and include an extra half hour of time and use of the bridal room for the day.
Our Deluxe Package includes the following:
- Everything in the first five items listed above for the Standard Package.
- All day use of the Inn on Friday & Saturday. This includes both nights in our three bedroom suite.
- An extra half hour in the reception for a ceremony or an extra half hour for the cocktail period.
- Use of the Inn for a rehearsal of the ceremony and a rehearsal dinner.
- The Site Fee for the Deluxe Package is at a slight increment to the Standard Package listed above.
Additional cost items to the Packages listed above:
- All tenting (which includes permitter string lighting, sidewalls and heat if required) is priced on a per guest basis.
- Any gratuity for the Dennis Inn staff
- Meals Tax (7%)
- Alcohol ( see below)
- All alcohol is charged by consumption (by the drink).
- For an open bar option we run a tab to be settled at the end of the evening.
- A five hour open bar averages $25-$30 per person. (We can explain an average group!)
- A cash bar is also an option as is a time or dollar limited open bar.
- A champagne toast is priced per guest.
- Wine poured at the table is priced per bottle.
From Memorial Day through Columbus Day there is an 80 person minimum for Saturday receptions. The Inn is available for receptions without lodging at a reduced rate. Friday, Sunday and off-season receptions are also available as we are open year round.
We also have customized packages for special dates like Valentine's Day, New Years Eve, and even Sunday Brunches.
We're happy to recommend florists, photographers, and any other vendors you may need. We will coordinate with them to incorporate all the details you have in mind to give the day your signature. Contact the Dennis Inn today with your wedding requirements and we will help you plan the wedding of your dreams.