The Shelter Harbor Inn is a family-owned New England property in the Shelter Harbor community of Westerly, Rhode Island. Tucked away on Wagner Road, and just steps away from the shore, the inn offers history, character, and charm. In a beautiful setting on over 3-acres of greenery, there is plenty of space for you and your loved ones to make the most of this celebrated venue.
Facilities and Capacity
The Shelter Harbor Inn offers a variety of event spaces for your special day. Each location provides a welcoming atmosphere pairing classic charm with modern convenience and style. The 23-room inn features an on-site restaurant that accommodates 70 people indoors and 40 people on the patio. The smaller restaurant, The Conservatory, is an elegantly-decorated space that can accommodate up to 30 guests. The lounge area of the inn, also known as the Salon, can comfortably hold up to 50 guests for an intimate indoor ceremony and reception. Weather permitting, if you wish to have a larger celebration, the inn can also fit up to 250 people for an outdoor soiree.
The family-owned inn understands just how important your special day is, and prides itself on being flexible and accommodating. Catering is also available on-site. The restaurant specializes in fresh farm-to-table New American cuisine and classic New England favorites. The property’s team will make sure all requests are taken into consideration and can assist with all the details of your special day. The bride and groom will also receive a complimentary room for their wedding night.
Originally an 1800 farm-house, the inn was purchased by the Flanagan family in 2019. The space was completely refurbished by interior designers Randolph Duke and Blake Maroon. The interior delivers attractive detailing throughout while retaining the esteemed appeal of this historic setting. The property boasts farm-house charm and modern-day elegance through every detail, including dark wood accents and pops of color throughout. Furniture, architecture, and décor from all over the world collide and celebrate history, character, and style in every room.
Frequently Asked Questions about Venue
Describe your venue
Barn, Garden, Historic Building, Hotel, Inn/B&B
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner
What event services do you offer?
Accommodations, Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Get Ready Rooms, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly, Wifi
What catering services do you offer?
Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Tastings
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Liquor License, Open Bar, Outside Alcohol, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
What event items are available?
Aisle Markers, Aisle Runners, Altar/Arch, Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Chair Covers, Dance Floor, Decor, Drapery, Furniture, Lighting, Photo booth, 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, Shuttle, Valet, Wheelchair Access