Unforgettable Weddings and Vow Renewals in the Brandywine Valley

Eat, Drink, and Be Married at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast!

Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast is an enchanting location for your intimate Brandywine Valley wedding ceremony and celebration receptions in Pennsylvania.   Named one of the most romantic inns, we open our home for a few small upscale events each year – no more than 20 people including the wedding couple.  Our serene bed and breakfast estate on seven landscaped acres with stately trees, cascading waterfall Koi pond, stone terrace with water nymph fountain at the end of the English rose and lavender garden path, along with the elegantly appointed house provide a beautiful and memorable setting for your garden wedding or wedding in a historic house.

Hamanassett Enchanted Wedding Package
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A simple, yet elegant, way to celebrate your special day in the beautiful setting of Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast in the Brandywine Valley. We take care of all the arrangements and details to make your special day enjoyable, relaxing, and memorable. Our package includes:

  • Your candlelight wedding ceremony in a location of your choosing on our landscaped grounds or in the manor house
  • A fresh flower bouquet for the bride and boutonniere for the groom
  • A  wedding cake 
  • A champagne and hors d’ oeuvres reception for you and your spouse and up to 10 guests
  • Personal service and assistance  by the B&B’s Wedding Concierge
  • Two nights’ accommodation for the bride and groom in one of our king suites with gourmet breakfast each morning
  • An in-room romance package on your wedding night with a silk rose petal strewn bed, a dozen roses and chocolate truffles
  • Ceremony and reception are planned as a 1 1/2 hour affair $1995.00 plus tax and gratuity (Sunday thru Thursday); $2495.00 plus tax and gratuity (Friday and Saturday)
  • Not included is officiant and photographer although we will assist you in finding the right person.

Elopement Package or Vow Renewal for Just The Two of You

Package is planned as a 1 hour affair and includes the following:

Candlelight ceremony at the location of your choice on our 7 acre property,  bouquet for bride and boutonniere for groom with seasonal flowers, champagne toast,  and a  small wedding cake.   $650.00 plus tax and gratuity.  Not included is photographer, officiant, or a room at Hamanassett.  You may invite 2 friends to join you at no additional cost.

Oliver photo bombing a Hamanassett wedding.

A special 4 legged guest crashed this wedding.

We recommend Betsy Brody Photography.  For more information or call 610-389-1415 

Things to know about getting married in Pennsylvania – We suggest checking with the County Clerk of Delaware County for any changes or additional information.

Minimum age – 18

Cost of license – $60.00.  Valid for 60 days.
Application waiting period – 3 days

Both applicants must be present to apply for a marriage license.  You will need to present a photo ID.  Social Security numbers will be requested.

If previously married you will need to bring a certified copy of the final divorce decree or know the date of the death of a deceased spouse.

No blood tests are required.

Same sex marriage has been legal in Pennsylvania since 5-20-14.