297 North StreetPittsfield, MA, 01201Phone: 413-358-4741
Berkshires magic makes for fairy-tale winter weddings at this boutique hotel
The Berkshires really are like a magical kingdom once the snow begins to fall, making the elegant Hotel on North the perfect place for your winter wedding. The hotel, a former men’s haberdashery, blends classic 19th century architecture with its smooth urban vibe. It’s a Gilded Age ambiance with a distinctly modern twist, reflected in its dramatic Shire Hall, textured with centuries-old exposed brick, vintage chandeliers, 11-foot ceilings and panoramic windows. The sophisticated room can accommodate up to 80 guests for a banquet or 200 for a stand-up reception. Three smaller rooms outside an atrium are ideal for more intimate affairs. The stylish digs and passionate culinary team ensure a truly magical, memorable wedding.
81 Old Main StreetDeerfield, MA, 01342Phone: 413-774-5587
Winter weddings sparkle at this historic inn perched among 18th-, 19th- century homes
When winter settles over historic Deerfield, it really does feel like a magical, timeless place. And that makes the Deerfield Inn, on a tree-lined street nestled between gorgeous 18th- and 19th-century homes, an ideal place for your winter wedding. The inn’s main venue, the Terrace, for up to 70 guests, looks out over the landscaped lawn, glistening with snow. For smaller receptions, up to 50 guests, Champney’s Restaurant is a bright, welcoming space with period wallpaper, a crackling fireplace, gleaming chandeliers and four large sunny embrasures. For weddings of 18 or fewer, and elopements, the quaint Beehive Parlor hosts cocktail-style receptions or a private dining experience. Reception menus include everything from passed hors d’oeuvres to elegant entrees.