Find Local Wedding Vendors

Discover and connect with wedding vendors that share your taste and your budget. With trusted reviews, you can rest easy that your wedding day will be as beautiful as you envisioned.

Venues in Benson, NC,
(919) 894-7025

About Us

The Preston Woodall House is a 1910 Queen Anne-style bed and breakfast located in Benson, North Carolina. Located only 25 minutes south from Raleigh, North Carolina, our historical wedding venue has luxurious accommodations and diverse amenities. We provide both indoor and outdoor settings for your big day, as well as offer a variety of wedding packages to accommodate your individual tastes and budget.

Facilities and Capacity
The Preston Woodall House can accommodate up to 300 guests for ceremonies and receptions in our 9,500-square-foot venue. You can dance the night away in our elegant, 2,800-square-foot Cora Lily Grand Ballroom, where you and your guests will experience beautiful chandeliers, Raymond Waites wallpaper, and Queen Anne decor throughout. For your ceremony, you can say your “I do’s” inside, or outside, surrounded by gorgeous gardens and tranquil fountains.

Services Offered
Our full-service venue offers multiple wedding packages to choose from, including all-inclusive options, and destination weekend options, where you can celebrate from Friday through Sunday. We also offer wedding planning services, as well as a wedding-day management package. There’s plenty of complimentary parking for your guests, as well as overnight accommodations. Additional services include, but are not limited to:

  • Bridal suite
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • Event rentals
  • Valet
  • China
  • Glassware
  • Flatware
  • Barware
  • Linens

Preston Woodall House offers 13 onsite guest rooms and cottages for your friends and family to stay in. Your guests will enjoy a complimentary, full breakfast in the Kaitlyn Elizabeth Sunroom, along with luxury linens, and queen-size Park Place plush/firm mattresses. Each beautifully decorated room features cable TV, DVD player, and free wifi.

Our unique wedding venue has an exclusive, in-house Chef to take care of all your culinary needs. Our experienced staff is sophisticated, polished, and promises to deliver the highest quality of service to you and your guests. Couples can choose from heavy hors d'oeuvres, a buffet, a plated meal, carving stations, or themed menus. Our Chef will even create a custom menu tailored to your individual preferences. We also offer a variety of alcohol for all of your beverage needs. Sample plated entrees include:

  • Herb Stuffed Pork Roulade
  • Blackened Chicken and Shrimp
  • Beef Wellington
  • Pecan-Crusted Rainbow Trout

Special Consideration
If you or your other half are a first responder or in the military, we offer a 5% discount on all wedding packages as a way of thanking you for your service to our community and country.

Heather F.

5 out of 5
Quality of Service:
  • Responsiveness:
  • Professionalism:
  • Value for Cost:
  • Flexibility:
  • We attend a several weddings here and enjoyed the whole experience. From the wedding itself to the wonderful food and staff. Everything looked so beautiful. I would recommend ths venue to anyone looking for a place to get married. I am not getting married but would not let me put this past year in.

    Frequently Asked Questions about Venue

    Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

    $ 4,995.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

    $ 2,495.00

    Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

    $ 4,995.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

    $ 2,495.00

    Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

    Bridal Suite, Chairs, Clean Up, Parking, Set Up, Tables

    Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

    Cake Cutting, Server(s)

    What is the starting price per person for bar service?

    $ 25.00

    Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

    Bartender(s), House Wine, Open Bar

    How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?


    Describe your venue

    Ballroom, Historic Building, Inn/B&B, Mansion

    What kind of settings are available?

    Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor

    Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

    Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner

    What event services do you offer?

    Accommodations, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Set Up, Wifi

    What catering services do you offer?

    Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings

    What bar services do you provide?

    Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Wine, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Specialty Beer

    What event items are available?

    Chairs, Chair Covers, Dance Floor, Decor, Furniture, Tables, Tents, Tent Accessories

    What food and beverage items are available?

    Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

    What transportation and access is available?

    Parking, Valet, Wheelchair Access

    What months are included in your peak season?

    August, September, October

    What months are included in your off-peak season?

    January, June, December

    Find Amazing Vendors