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Capturing quiet moments before the wedding festivities begin.
This beautiful Maine resort has been the scene of countless weddings since opening in 1872.
Wedding events at The Cliff House Resort & Spa range from elegant daytime affairs in the Main Dining Room to spectacular evening events in the Coastal Ballroom.

Something Old, Something New… And Endless Ocean Blue

Ogunquit, Maine — The Cliff House Resort & Spa has everything the most discerning bride needs for a memorable destination wedding. Spectacular and secluded with a wealth of amenities, The Cliff House on Maine’s southern coast offers a dramatic ocean-side setting and classic resort experience with all the romance of a distant venue.

Poised on a stunning 70 acres atop Bald Head Cliff, The Cliff House is a unique romantic getaway. The Resort’s proximity to Boston (70 miles south) and Portland (40 miles north) makes it perfect for destination weddings. Wedding perfect amenities include: private guest rooms balconies with views of the Atlantic where couples enjoy intimate cocktails and appetizers in a romantic setting to a world-class spa where guests enjoy exclusive body treatments featuring native Maine ingredients like blueberries, wild rose and juniper, as well as pampering manicures, pedicures and facials.

Distinctive cuisine celebrates Maine specialties with a range of inspired menus for the bride to select. Décor is gracious and features the spectacular ocean-view backdrop. Spacious banquet rooms are designed and staffed to accommodate receptions as large as 225.

By day guests enjoy the resort’s many on-site activities… tour nearby villages like scenic Ogunquit or Kennebunkport… take in the area’s celebrated shopping — or enjoy a boat trip from a quaint harbor. By night, guests relax to the sound of the ocean waves and the scent of Maine’s intoxicating salt air.

The Cliff House has been the site of romantic getaways for 140 years when city visitors discovered the restorative qualities of Maine’s coast. Then it was a major trip, often in private rail cars, with piles of steamer trunks, servants and pets in tow. Today, The Cliff House is easy to get to and has everything a bride needs when she arrives. That makes it the perfect destination for weddings.

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Updated January 2012