Good news: You don’t have to be a member to get married at any of these locales. Better news: Each country club will make you feel like an elite member throughout the planning process and on your big day. Best news: They’re all gorgeous.
Just picture it: A charming gazebo ceremony surrounded by sixty acres of beautifully manicured grounds followed by an elegant reception in a grand ballroom with crystal chandeliers, hardwood floors and French doors that open up to a private patio overlooking those same gorgeous greens. And that’s only a taste of what Hillside Country Club has to offer. Pair the aesthetic with an exceptional staff, unique amenities (including expert bridal hair and makeup services from their Cristallo Spa and Salon) and some mouthwatering cuisine and you have the recipe for a perfect wedding.
82 Hillside Ave., Rehoboth, MA., 508-252-9761, hillsidecountryclub.com.
Flexibility, an award-winning staff and a spectacular location is what sets Kirkbrae Country Club apart. They custom tailor every wedding to their clients’ needs with the help of their highly experienced, on-site coordinator, Tiffany Marsocci (who also happens to be a two-time Best of Rhode Island winner). They can accommodate up to 400 people inside or out, though they are also happy to cater to much smaller parties as well. 197 Old River Rd., Lincoln, 401-333-1300, kirkbrae.com.
Founded in 1902 as the Pawtucket Golf Club, today’s Pawtucket Country Club still offers “greens of remarkable smoothness” and prides itself on providing guests with a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. Between its stunning grand ballroom and its newly remodeled outdoor pavilion, the facility is able to accommodate up to 200 guests. Their banquet manager and executive chef are committed to working with every couple to ensure that even the smallest of details are attended to with care. 900 Armistice Blvd., Pawtucket, 401-725-2918, pawtucketcountryclub.com.
You can’t beat Warwick Country Club’s waterfront views. With the Narragansett Bay as your backdrop, let your guests enjoy dishes prepared from local, seasonal ingredients by their experienced chef. If you want to capitalize on the club’s location, choose their Bayview Room; it has a 180 degree view of the water and a spacious outdoor deck for enjoying the sea air. 394 Narragansett Bay Ave., Warwick, 401-739-0550, warwickcc.com.