The perfect wedding or honeymoon memory is waiting for you on North Carolina’s Coast. Choose from inns and resorts that are renowned for their attention to wedding details, or select one of our unique locations for the most important day of your life. Plan a wedding on our coast and you’ll wish you were getting married tomorrow!
The White Doe Inn, Manteo
Escape to the Outer Banks for your dream wedding or honeymoon. The White Doe Inn is a historic Victorian home with seven diverse room selections, all richly appointed. Choose to have your ceremony on their beautifully landscaped grounds or inside the beautiful parlour. Dockside and seaside weddings are popular choices, too.
For honeymoons choose the Inn’s Honeymoon Getaway package, which includes one of their elegant rooms with a Celebrations Tray upon arrival. The Celebrations Tray features a chilled bottle of champagne along with cheeses, gourmet crackers, chocolate covered strawberries and fresh flowers. Also included in the package is a gourmet breakfast for two each morning and a three-course dinner for two at the famous 1587 restaurant. To top it all off, indulge in an intimate 60-minute Swedish massage for two in your room.
The Sanderling, Duck
Experience the breath-taking scenery of the Outer Banks with your loved one at one of the finest resorts on North Carolina’s coast. Perfection is the goal of the Sanderling’s professional wedding staff. Choose from several sites for your special day: for beachside weddings, the Main Inn Oceanside Deck, for sunset weddings, the tented soundside location. The Oceanside Lawn site is nestled alongside the natural dune line. All three sites can accommodate 175 guests. The Sanderling will also provide the ideal setting for your wedding reception. Their Swan and Heron rooms open onto an oceanside deck, which can be tented. The Pavilion, which overlooks Currituck Sound, is also a beautiful reception location.
For your honeymoon, choose the Sanderling’s Romance Package, which includes a romantic couple’s massage in a private room at the Sanderling’s renowned spa, after which you will relax with a couple’s tub soak. You will also be treated to sparkling wine and the resort’s own chocolate’s and truffles, as well as a breakfast basket delivered to your room each morning.
Henrietta III Riverboat, Wilmington
Looking for something unique and different for your special day? This historic riverboat sets sail from two locations in historic downtown Wilmington, and welcomes aboard young couples looking to exchange vows there. Touted as “the place” to hold special occasions, the Henrietta III’s captain and crew strive to provide the ultimate in Southern hospitality. Henrietta measures 156 feet from bow to stern and 34 feet from port to starboard. Wow your wedding guests with a lavish reception held in the graciously decorated main salon, which seats 228 dinner guests. After your wedding and reception, choose from one of Wilmington’s fine hotels or historic inns for your wedding night.
added: December 5, 2008
updated: June 1, 2010
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