Resources and FAQ’s
Outdoor wedding ceremonies will be held The third week of May through Mid November, weather and vegetation in yard permitting. Weather must be between 55 and 90 degrees. No snow, rain ,excessive wind, or excessive humidity. If the weather is not permitting, events are held indoors. Officiant and Innkeepers will make the final decision on if the weather or yard is permitting.
Deluxe, Basic, Simple and “I DO” wedding ceremonies can be performed in our beautiful park like yard under our Wedding Gazebo performed along the beach with spectacular views of Long Island Sound, or in our quaint and pretty living room in front of our beautiful fireplace.
In keeping with tradition and not letting the wedding couple see each other. We offer The Bridal Boudoir/Grooms Room – a special room for our couples to dress in so they will not see each other in their wedding attire until their wedding ceremony begins.
Sometimes your moms, sisters, or best friends can not be with you on your wedding day to help you get ready.
We now offer a Best Friend Bridal Assistant.
Professionals that will come directly to the Inn to assist you with your wedding day.
- $85 for hair
- $75 for makeup
- $50 to help you with your wedding gown and train.
- $300 for hair, makeup, manicure (no acrylics) and to help with your wedding gown and train, before and during your ceremony.
The Bridal Boudoir/Grooms Room can also be used for our couples that have chosen our Simple and “I DO” Wedding Package to dress in before their ceremony. the Bridal Boudoir/Grooms room is for the wedding couple only to get dressed in.
All Active Military couples wishing to marry, please add an additional evening stay free to our Deluxe Wedding Package.
Entertaining yourselves and your guests after your wedding ceremony
The following dining establishments work very closely with us to provide you with a wonderful, elegant and cost effective wedding dinner. They continue with your celebration when you leave us and are all within 6/nth through 8 miles from Angels Watch Inn:
The cost for your wedding dinner is a separate fee. You will pay the restaurant directly.
The staff at Angel’s Watch Inn works extremely hard to make sure that your wedding is perfect.
For ceremonies held at Angels Watch Inn with guets there will be an additional 18% gratuity added to the cost of the fee for guest, for a much appreciated thank you.
For an additional fee, we do have professionals specializing in professional photography, hair styling, makeup, and massage therapy for couples who will come to the Inn to assist you with your special day.
We have a clothes steamer, iron and ironing board for your convenience.
The wedding couple will be responsible for the cost of the rental fee for any additional chairs or supplies that they request in addition to what we already offer.
The Seasonal Bridal bouquet and the boutonniere are included in the package. Please add $85 for an additional bridal bouquet.
You will be responsible for the cost of additional flowers requested. If you request special flowers or colors it is considered a special order. You will be responsible for the additional cost. Special orders start at $150.00.
Ceremonies are performed daily between 1:00pm and 5:30pm. If you need a later start time for your ceremony please
let us know and we will make every effort to accommodate you.
Wedding ceremonies held on Sundays with guests must start after 3:00pm
Ceremonies must start on time.
We are not animal haters we have two beloved dogs and a cat of our own. Due to allergens and fears of our other guests staying with us.
Pets are not allowed inside the Inn.
Ceremonies involving pets must be done outdoors.
If it rains pets are not allowed inside of the Inn.
If the weather is not permitting you will have to crate your pet outside in your vehicle or have a guest watch them outside.
Pets are not allowed inside the Inn and Westbrook town ordinances do not allow them at West Beach unless they are leashed. No exceptions.
Notes for the couple:
The State of Connecticut does not require witnesses to be present for your ceremony
Obtaining Your Marriage License:
To obtain your license you will need a picture identification.
Something with your name and picture on it and a $50 fee in cash, check, debit or credit that you pay directly to the Westbrook Town Clerk.
They ask you some simple questions like your parents name and place of birth.
Your birth date, your address, your level of education. The number of times you have been married.
If you were married before. How the marriage was disolved.
Both of you have to be present. You do not need any other documentation. It is very simple.
All couples wishing to marry at Angels’ Watch Inn must obtain your license at the Westbrook Town Clerks Office in Westbrook, CT
You have 65 days to use your marriage license.
You can obtain your license on the same day of your ceremony Monday through Thursday and Friday until 11:30am, or if you are staying over at the Inn the next day Monday through Friday. After breakfast the next morning you can walk next door to our Town Hall and obtain your marriage license. Please be advised that the Westbrook Town Hall closes at 12 noon on Fridays and is not open on Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
Town Clerks office is located very close to the Inn.
Town Clerk’s office hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 7:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 12:00pm
The Town Hall is closed on Saturday,Sunday and all State and Federal Holidays
We do require a nonrefundable deposit at the time of reserving your desired package. The amount required to reserve a Deluxe and Basic package is half of the cost of your desired package. All monies paid toward your wedding or vow renewal are nonrefundable.
The Simple and “I Do” packages must be paid in full at the time of your reservation. All monies paid toward your wedding or vow renewal are non refundable.
If you have not paid for your entire wedding or vow renewal package at the time of your reservation, the remaining balance for the package, guests and any other fees are due 30 days before your wedding or vow renewal date.
To avoid cancelation of your wedding or vow renewal date, all remaining balances must be paid 30 days before your reserved date no exceptions allowed.
Full payment for your wedding or vow renewal is required at the time of your reservation if your ceremony will take place 30 days and under from the date you reserved or you have particiapated in any of our wedding vow renewal specials that require full payment at the time of your reservation.
We take cash, money orders,MC, Visa, Discover. We do not take American Express for weddings
Prices and policies are subject to change without notice.
ALTHOUGH WE ALWAYS TRY TO ACCOMMODATE YOUR REQUESTED ROOM, DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCE BEYOND OUR CONTROL, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE A SPECIFIC ROOM. SHOULD AN EVENT OCCUR AND YOUR REQUESTED ROOM BECOMES UNOCCUPIABLE WE WILL PLACE YOU IN A ROOM OF COMPARABLE QUALITY.
Depending on when your ceremony is, the cost of accommodations for your guests may vary.
We do require a two evening minimum stay on weekends, Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday.
We also run specials throughout the year.
If a special is running we would honor the discounted rate for your guests.
There is also a 15% room use tax.
In order to view the Inn you must make an appointment. Viewings of the Inn are done on Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 11 am and 1pm. If you can not tour Angels’ Watch during these specific times. Please call to schedule a different time and we will do our best to accommodate you. Please do not visit without an appointment, we will not be able to show you the Inn if a wedding is scheduled on the same day that you visit or we are not there.
Your Angels’ Watch Inn Staff