Magical Mackinac Island Weddings

For over 160 years, Island House Hotel has hosted picture perfect Mackinac Island weddings.

Island House Hotel is conveniently located downtown past Father Marquette Park, across from the Mackinac Island Marina providing breathtaking water views for your special event. Start your life together with the timeless elegance of a picturesque ceremony on the terrace, followed by a cocktail reception on the porch. Then it’s on to dinner and dancing in the historically chic 1852 Grill Room, where floor-to-ceiling windows provide an elegant backdrop to the exquisite water view or a romantic twinkle lighted tent reception surrounded by carefully curated gardens discreetly nestled behind the hotel. Your guests will rave about the first-class menu provided by one of Mackinac Island’s best chefs. Weddings at the Island House Hotel are a truly breathtaking and unforgettable experience, customized to your unique tastes. 

Island House Hotel offers 94 guest rooms and family suites, two restaurants, heated indoor pool & hot tub, bicycle rentals, nightly bonfire, and stunning harbor views. Enjoy the cozy, historic charm, and contemporary amenities of this family-owned property conveniently located far enough from downtown to both enjoy it and escape it. Keep the passion alive by celebrating your honeymoon or anniversary with one of our romance packages.

  • Rehearsal
  • Ceremonies
  • Cocktail Hour
  • Receptions

Island House Hotel has several options to fulfill any type of gathering you may need.

The backyard and gardens serve as an excellent backdrop for your event. Whether warm or cold, daytime or night, we have the resources to make your vision a reality. With our festive tents and superb menu, everyone is sure to have a memorable time.

Island House Hotel offers stunning views for your picture perfect wedding ceremony.

Weddings at the Island House Hotel are a truly breathtaking and unforgettable experience, customized to your unique tastes. Call or contact us today to start planning your big day!

Held on an open-air porch overlooking the stunning Straits of Mackinac, widely regarded as some of the best views on the island

The perfect start to your special celebration, the veranda allows guests to enjoy a cocktail hour and hors d’oeuvres in a relaxed environment. The views of the Straits of Mackinac captivate your guests as they socialize.

Whether your desire is a sophisticated and formal or laid-back and casual, Island House Hotel has the perfect location, food, and atmosphere for your special event.

The 1852 Grill Room is one of the most sought after Mackinac Island wedding reception venues because of it’s stunning decor and floor-to-ceiling windows providing breathtaking views of lighthouses, the marina, the bay, and downtown Mackinac Island. Watch this video by 97 Films to see for yourself.

Your life together
begins here

Thank you for considering Island House Hotel on historic Mackinac Island for your upcoming special event. It is our sincere hope that you will treasure your time here and return to celebrate where your life together began for many years to come.

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