Are you seeking a location that will match the significance of the event you’re celebrating? Do you want to gather with loved ones from near and far in a setting that will offer you a retreat from the busyness of everyday life and feels like home?
French’s Point is…
A year-round, oceanfront, vacation rental estate, offered exclusively to one group of guests for the weekend to ensure complete privacy & an abundance of time with loved ones. A weekend at French’s Point feels like a reunion & a vacation, with a wedding at the heart of it all.
A waterfront wedding venue that provides stunning ocean views, our three beautiful homes with 26 guest suites, 20 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, unparalleled amenities, 8 possible ceremony settings & 16 different gathering spaces including our sailcloth tent for the weekend (April- October).
A blank canvas location that you cast your own vision upon by selecting your wedding planner, caterer, bar service provider and vendor team that suit your desired preferences, emphasize your priorities, and work within your budget, giving you ultimate control over your wedding experience, ensuring one that is unique to you.
We offer a variety of beautiful locations to relax, dine and celebrate.
Custom Sail Cloth Tent- April- October
Our Capacity French’s Point allows more generous proportions for event spaces than typical as compared to industry standard, to provide more comfort for our guests, and a better experience for our couples. Our average in-season celebration is 50-100 guests. Though we are equipped with event space, parking & public restrooms for much larger events, our standard capacity & pricing is based on 100 guests or fewer. With advanced approval, in season, a Surplus Guest Fee allows for events over 101-to a maximum of 150 guests for additional staffing & wear on the estate, resulting from larger events. We host gatherings as small as 20 guests in the off season.
We offer a variety of scenic interior and exterior locations to host your nuptials.
Custom Sail Cloth Tent
We are proud to provide our preferred vendor directory of top wedding & event professionals. These talented vendors are familiar with our estate, provide excellent products & services & have established Maine as a leading private destination event & wedding location in the US.
Our entire vacation rental estate is offered to one group of guests at a time, ensuring unparalleled privacy. We offer lodging in twenty-six guest suites in our three beautiful homes. If you are attending a wedding at French’s Point & would like to reserve a room, please contact your host for details. We do not offer individual room reservations.
The Mid Coast of Maine offers a broad range of lodging, with styles and price points that appeal to the varied preferences of visitors.
AREA COTTAGE RENTALS
For guests looking to turn their time in Maine into a vacation, a rental home or cottage is an ideal option. This area offers a wide array of privately owned family homes and cottages, available for rent by private owners. There are options for every size and budget, with several located on the road leading into French’s Point.
HOTELS, INNS AND B&B’S
For guests that prefer traditional hotel-style lodging, the region has a bounty of offerings, from modern waterfront hotels, family-friendly resorts, and Victorian-style inns & bed and breakfasts. Please see our list for recommended options to meet your guest’s needs.
French’s Point is ideally set in the heart of the mid-coast region. Visitors have access to some of the best restaurants, shops, galleries, & recreational activities in Maine. Guests can explore the quintessential coastal villages of Camden, Belfast, Bucksport, Blue Hill, and Ellsworth.
Fly into Boston, MA, Portsmouth, NH, Portland, ME or Bangor International Airport (BGR), a short 40-minute drive from French’s Point. Because the area is ripe with attractions in every direction, the Mid Coast is best enjoyed by a car. Bus, taxi and car service is also available in the region.