Sample Winter Wedding Weekend Itinerary

December 3rd, 2019

Sample Winter Wedding Weekend Itinerary

At French’s Point, no matter the season, each wedding hosted here is a reflection of our couples and their vision for the experience they wish to share with their family and friends. We LOVE these weddings! But we love nothing more than a winter weekend wedding at French’s Point. It brings back memories of my…


What Do I Do About Food Between Events?

November 4th, 2019

What Do I Do About Food Between Events?

When planning a destination wedding, and your guests are all staying on-site, there’s always the question; What do I do about food in between events? Do I have to provide every meal- breakfast, lunch, and dinner? Or can I just provide the meals for events? Here are a few options that will help your guests…


How To Plan Your Transportation: Uber, Lyft, & Taxis

October 28th, 2019

How To Plan Your Transportation: Uber, Lyft, & Taxis

French’s Point is a Destination Wedding Venue on the Coast of Maine and a Vacation Home Rental Property. We are privately located at a quiet spot on the coast, with uninterrupted views of the ocean and the Maine landscape. The nearest city or downtown area is 15 minutes from French’s Point and the nearest airport…


The Sound System at French’s Point

October 21st, 2019

The Sound System at French’s Point

The sound system at French’s Point is offered to our guests during their planned events. The sound system is a property operated piece of equipment. Guests have access to the sound system from 9am-10pm with the site manager’s permission. Sound System will be locked at 10:00pm or at the end of your event before the…


What to Include in Your Bathroom Baskets

October 14th, 2019

What to Include in Your Bathroom Baskets

To better serve your guests and help take care of them during their time here, here are some items we think are perfect to include in your bathroom baskets! At French’s Point, there are 4 common guest restrooms, two on the main level and 2 on the lower level of the Retreat House. Please keep…


FAQ: Do We Have to Clean Up After Our Stay?

August 19th, 2019

FAQ: Do We Have to Clean Up After Our Stay?

French’s Point is a family vacation home rental property. We ask that you remove all trash, recycling and redeemable to the designated receptacles in the dumpster enclosure, remove your personal effects & food, return furnishings to their original locations and leave the property in the condition in which you received it at check-in. Housekeeping Services…


FAQ: What Role Does French’s Point’s Team Play During Our Stay?

August 12th, 2019

FAQ: What Role Does French’s Point’s Team Play During Our Stay?

The French’s Point team provides support related to the venue, in advance of your stay, during your stay, during your events, and during your departure. Our Property Manager, Nicole Lesher, will be your primary point of contact with us once you reserve your stay. In Advance Of Your Stay Nicole will offer recommendations on how…


The Best Wedding Rain Plan!

July 29th, 2019

The Best Wedding Rain Plan!

Rain on your wedding day does not have to be the end-all of your wedding day excitement! Here are some fun rainy-day features you can bring to life during your wedding weekend in case the rain intimidates you just a little bit! Clear Umbrellas! In the chance of rain, order some clear umbrellas for your…


Retreat House Catering Kitchen

July 22nd, 2019

Retreat House Catering Kitchen

Our 1,200 sq. ft. catering kitchen is located on the lower level of the Retreat House and is available to licensed and insured caterers approved by our office for meal preparation for events and cooking classes. Use of the kitchen and equipment is offered at no additional cost. Available Equipment The preparation area of the…


French’s Point Availability for 2020 & 2021

July 15th, 2019

French’s Point Availability for 2020 & 2021

French’s Point 2019, 2020 & 2021 availability by the numbers… There are 26 weekends May-October. We only host one celebration a weekend to allow each client and their guests ample time for memory-making. As a result, our calendar fills faster than venues that host multiple weddings a weekend. 2019 We are booked! 2020 Prime Season…