A couple at the Squire Tarbox Inn

Your Dream Wedding

The Squire Tarbox Inn is a rare hidden gem perfect for your wedding ceremony--exclusive and intimate, removed from the crowd yet easily accessible to guests. Located on Westport Island, our property expands across twelve acres of pastoral farmland and sits among heritage woods, a tranquil salt marsh, and a shimmering pond. Just one hour from the Portland airport, we are centrally located in the heart of midcoast Maine.

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Inside the barn at the Squire Tarbox Inn

Lasting Memories

The Tarbox is a charming venue full of warmth and hospitality, helping guests hold onto the precious memories and delightful moments that often pass too quickly. Spend some alone time with your partner on Thursday evening before welcoming friends and family to the inn for a wonderful wedding celebration. Your perfect day is just around the corner!

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A Splendid Setting

Visualize your ceremony under our towering weeping willow, overlooking the pond on a warm, sunny day. Make your way to the back patio for cocktails, and settle down in our lovingly restored 1820s barn for dinner and dancing with loved ones.

There is beauty in simplicity, making the barn a stunning setting for an intimate weekend getaway where friends and family can gather to celebrate your love. Guests will bask in the natural light of our inviting space, surrounded by antique wood etched with history. A cozy loft on the second floor includes a large, elevated deck that overlooks the lush coastal grounds. Watch as the sun dips beneath the countryside and enjoy a peaceful ending to your perfect day.‍

A wedding cake at the Squire Tarbox Inn
Wedding rings on a table at the Squire Tarbox Inn
A bride at the Squire Tarbox Inn

Uniquely Yours

Your wedding weekend is fully customizable, from the greeting of guests on Friday afternoon until departure on Sunday morning after a farm-to-table breakfast. Build the Maine wedding vendor team of your dreams with the help of our preferred vendor list, or chat with our onsite venue manager for more ways to create your unique experience at The Tarbox.

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Comfort With Style

A wedding weekend would not be complete without thoughtfully curated onsite accommodations. Made up of 11 unique rooms, The Squire Tarbox Inn can host up to 24 guests for your weekend celebration, with several spacious common areas for reconnecting with family and friends.

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A room at the Squire Tarbox Inn
5 star rating
Stayed here for a wedding. The rooms were beautiful and clean, the view across the grounds was gorgeous, and the breakfast was delicious! I would happily stay here again! I was a part of a wedding party, and the staff here were extremely helpful with setup, during the wedding, and with break-down after. The grounds were meticulously prepared and we had access to everything we needed.
Thomas M.

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The grounds at the Squire Tarbox Inn

Wedding Vendors

We have curated a directory of preferred wedding vendors for you to use as a planning tool. It is not required that you book these preferred vendors, but we do require approval of any vendors not on the list.
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A collection of the preferred vendors we work with who offer event rental services, from tabletops to seating, bars to tents.

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Coordinators & Planners

Coordinators & Planners

A collection of the preferred vendors we work with who offer wedding planning services.

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Cakes & Dessert

Cakes & Dessert

A collection of the preferred vendors we work with who offer cakes, dessert, and other delicious offerings.

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Parking & Shuttles

Parking & Shuttles

We have 20 spaces available on site for guests and vendor parking. Parking for an additional 20 cars within walking distance may be available at the Westport Town Hall.

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How many wedding guests can we accommodate?

We can comfortably host up to 125 guests at the Squire Tarbox Inn. 
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How late can our event go on to?

We require that your bar close and the music end by 10:00PM and all guests not staying at the property have left the property by 11PM.
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Is there onsite parking for our event?

We have onsite parking for 20 vehicles that are for the use of the Inn guests. Transportation shuttles are required for larger events.
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What is your smoking policy?

We offer a designated smoking area for your event. The inn is non-smoking.
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Do you provide tables and chairs?

The event barn comes with a built-in bar, lounge furniture and several antique tables. In addition, we have ten 6' custom wood tables available for rent along with an eclectic assortment of wood chairs. For all other rental items, we recommend connecting with one of our preferred vendors.
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What does the event rental fee include?

There is a 50% deposit due upon booking with the balance due 180 days before your wedding. The rental fee includes use of the 12 acre property, which includes the barn, the deck, the adjacent lawn, the pasture overlooking the pond, and other areas of the property.
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