The Colony Hotel

140 Ocean Avenue, PO Box 511, Kennebunkport, ME
Max Capacity: 220 people
Grand Historic Oceanfront Hotel with 124 guestrooms, heated saltwater pool, comfortable meeting space, organic gardens and more! The Colony Hotel is one of Maine's most outstanding resorts. The Colony Hotel was voted one of the 50 best hotels in the world in 1998. All guests enjoy our private sandy beach with safe bathing, heated outdoor saltwater pool, and popular putting green. Wedding, Banquet and Conference Facilities are available as are a Hotel Gift Shop and Maine Art Exhibitions. For your leisure, we provide a popular putting green, croquet, bocce, games, horseshoes, badminton and shuffleboard. Other activities include renting bicycles, relaxing on our verandas overlooking the ocean and our beautiful Rose, Herb and Flower Gardens or taking our self-guided Ecology Scavenger Hunt. Spectacularly situated on the rock promontory overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the mouth of the Kennebunk River, we have a heated saltwater swimming pool, private safe surf beach, and gorgeous organic gardens. We are within walking distance of the charming village of Kennebunkport. Area attractions include golf, tennis, sea kayaking, nature trails, bicycling, boating, shopping and art galleries. Our courteous atmosphere is conducive to work or play. The hotel chef and his staff cater to a discriminating clientele worthy of the effort, providing an innovative approach to New England cuisine, featuring creative lobster specialties as exhibited on our menu. The non-smoking Dining Room is open to the public and guests. Guests and the public are warmly welcomed to the Marine Room Lounge, located poolside. Premium wines and creative cocktails are featured as well as a Sports TV. As the first environmentally responsible hotel and U.S. Backyard Wildlife Habitat in the state of Maine, we are committed to providing our guests with a quality experience while maintaining our policy of respect for Nature and our surroundings. Spectacular ocean views, unequaled natural beauty, cool sea breezes, the sound of the sea, and a sense of history distinguish The Colony Hotel.
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Venue Style
Amenities
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 220
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 6
  • Special Features: Environmental awards. Poolside Lunches in summer season. Beautiful Rose, Herb and Flower Gardens. Verandas Overlooking Gardens and Ocean. Heated Saltwater Outdoor Pool.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 10,000
  • Year Renovated: 2005
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 150  
$200-$6,000 /event
Secluded 60 x 40 rustic barn on 12 acres great for weddings, birthdays, graduations, reunions, company parties. The barn has an occupancy of 150. Pond, lawn, garden, patio, fire pits, bathrooms, catering station, built in bar. Tables and chairs are supplied. Open May - October. Plenty of on site parking
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 200
 
$250 /event
Looking to book our function space for an upcoming event, birthday, or celebration? Our club is a spacious facility with a vibrant, fun and modern decor. Complete with multiple bar options and easily adaptable to any themed event. The club has a full stage, sound and entertainment system for any band or performance. With a seated capacity of approximately 230 and 300 standing we can accommodate most any event.
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 200  
$22-$48 /person
The Woodlands Club in Falmouth is family-oriented, private club open year-round, offering a beautiful banquet venue to members and non-members alike. Conveniently located just 10 minutes from Portland, our ample ballroom space and covered patio features fantastic views of the golf course. The canopied patio brings the outdoors in, no matter the weather, and our spacious and elegant Grand Ballroom, renovated in 2015, features a window wall facing the golf course. For smaller meetings or gatherings, consider the intimate Fireside Room
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 500  
Keeley's Banquet Center has been hosting banquets, receptions and business meetings for more than two decades. Our facility was designed for the sole purpose of hosting your next special function or business meeting. We can reserve a room for your small group or reserve the entire facility for your group of 500. All of our menus are prepared fresh in our first class commercial kitchen. Keeley’s Banquet Center has onsite, dedicated and secured parking for you and your guest. Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce Member
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 250  
$6.95-$119.95 /person
$119.95 /event
The Village by the Sea Events Team will be by your side to make your dream day a reality! Our colorful gardens, surrounded by beach grass and our elegant Ballroom, with dance floor and bistro lighting, are the ideal location for your Ceremony and Reception. Our Outdoor Stone Terrace is perfect for your Cocktail Hour prior to dinner and dancing. Village by the Sea is conveniently located 1.5 miles from the Maine Turnpike in Wells, just minutes from miles of sandy beaches, world famous Kennebunkport and picturesque Ogunquit. Easily accessible from Boston and Portland means getting here is a breeze for your guests who are traveling. Our spacious one and two bedroom, fully appointed condominiums will make your guests feel right at home. Year-round amenities include a large indoor pool, hot tub, game room, and fitness center. From May through October you and your guests are welcome to enjoy our bocce court, basketball hoop, heated outdoor pool and gas grills. All of our wedding packages include over-night accommodations for the wedding couple and we automatically block rooms, at no expense to you, for your guests. Our ceremony fee includes a rehearsal with an experienced wedding planner, 100 white chairs, and use of our Bridal Suite. The Maine Ballroom accommodates up to 200 people with a dance floor and room for your band or DJ. It features French Doors with delightful views of the gardens and an expanse of windows for natural light. The neutral decor will compliment any color or theme. All of our packages include Chivari chairs, floor length linen, displayed and passed hors d’oeuvres, champagne toast and a custom designed Wedding Cake. We offer a wide variety of menu selections and will customize to suit your wishes for your full service buffet or plated dinner. Upstairs in our Conference Center, the York Room, seats up to 60 guests for your Rehearsal Dinner and/or Farewell Breakfast. Ask for more information about those menus! Village by the Sea has a comprehensive list of preferred vendors, our catering staff and delicious food is the finest in Southern Maine, and our planning expertise will make the weekend of your wedding virtually stress free!
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 350  
$750-$15,500 /event
Situated conveniently on Route One near the coastal villages of Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, Wells and Ogunquit, Johnson Hall Museum and its newly renovated Tea Room offer a unique, historic location for an elegant wedding or memorable social or corporate event.
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 100  
Meeting and function space rentals are available for corporations, non-profits, government and public sector organizations, with preference given to those activities relating to the fishing industry. Our facilities are not available for religious or non-business related functions. Wireless internet is available at no extra cost. The board room is equipped with a state-of-the-art audio/visual projection system and teleconferencing equipment. There are sufficient tables and chairs in our conference room, but for larger events in the atria, rental of tables and chairs may be necessary. Restrooms are available on each of the three floors. Our building is equipped with an elevator, and all meeting and function spaces are wheelchair accessible.
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 140
 
A wedding, party and business center tucked away near the shores of Bauneg Beg Lake. Cater your own event or hire an outside caterer with the use of an optional commercial kitchen. Our tranquil lakefront grounds and wooded trails may be the perfect setting for your affair. A waterfront ceremony provides a beautiful backdrop for photos. Rustic lakefront cabins are also available for a weekend destination wedding.
Serving the Kennebunkport, ME Area
Capacity: 200  
Currently Booking September/October 2018 and May- October 2019! The Barn at Autumn Lane sits on a 20 acre property overlooking scenic Sebago Lake. A unique space for a wedding ceremony and reception, the barn is newly constructed with an open floor plan and high ceilings, filling your occasion with natural light. The side of the barn opens to a courtyard area ideal for cocktail hour or games. Exchange your vows a few steps away from the barn in the wedding field with a backdrop of the lake, rolling hills or surrounding woods. The field is also big enough to be tented to allow for larger wedding receptions. There truly is something for everyone! In addition to the barn and wedding field there is also a newly constructed and styled bridal cabin, perfect to get ready with family and friends for your big day and retreat to for your first night as a married couple! Enjoy looking out on the lake from the porch and a romantic fire on cooler nights. The property rental includes access to the barn, wedding field, onsite parking and the bridal cabin for the entire weekend so you have time to set up and take it all in. The picturesque lake views and rustic elegance of The Barn at Autumn Lane combine for the perfect spot for your Maine wedding.