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venue details

 
 

location

Garden Gate at Haley Farm is located in Sebago, Maine, a quiet town on the western shore of Sebago Lake.  We are located 35 minutes from Windham, Maine, 45 minutes from North Conway, New Hampshire and the White Mountains, and 50 minutes from Portland.  The Sebago Lake Region is one of the best spots in Maine for vacation, providing numerous rental cottages, B & B's, and campgrounds.  Windham, North Conway, and the Portland area  provide major hotel accommodations. 


the barn

The c. 1817 Maine wedding barn has been fully restored with new floors, roof, and lighting. Inside the 42 x 60' barn you will find an open floor plan that can accommodate up to 150 seated guests as well as a built-in bar. 


the deck

Off the back of the barn is a 42 x 12' deck, two stories above the ground overlooking the forrest.  It is the perfect spot for an outdoor bar to start your cocktail hour. 

 

the lawn

Next to the barn is a 40 x 60' lawn ideal for a tented reception or a lounge area during your cocktail hour as well as a spot to set up lawn games.
 

Ceremony site

Tucked behind the barn is the wooded ceremony site with benches and birch arbor.  It is a truly beautiful spot to be surrounded by the forrest as family and friends witness your marriage.

the farmhouse

The farmhouse sleeps up to 12 guests and includes a full kitchen, dining room, two living rooms, a cozy office/reading nook, four bedrooms, a 1/2 bath downstairs and full bath upstairs.  Depending on the wedding package you select, the farmhouse is your home away from home for up to two nights during your wedding weekend.


parking

Complimentary valet parking is provided to all of your guests.  Parking is located on-site for up to 75 cars.  

 
 
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packages

 

the love package
$5,500

Includes exclusive use from noon on Thursday until noon on Sunday (Please note weddings must end by 10:00pm on Saturday), Wooded Ceremony Site, barn, adjacent lawn, spacious area and bathroom to get ready, on-site parking with complimentary valet service for your guests.  No overnight accommodations included. 

THE LAUGHTER PACKAGE
 $6,000

Includes everything above plus overnight accommodations for 10 - 12 people in the farmhouse for Saturday night. 

THE HAPPILY EVER AFTER PACKAGE
$6,500

Includes everything above plus overnight accommodations for 10 - 12 people in the farmhouse for both Friday and Saturday night.


all packages include the following amenities

- Exclusive use from noon on Thursday until noon on Sunday.
    Please note weddings must end by 10:00pm on Saturday. Post-wedding rental pick-ups (tent, tables, chairs, etc.) are flexible.
- Wooded Ceremony Site. 
- On-site venue coordinator to assist throughout the weekend.
- 42 x 60' barn for 125 - 150 seated guests (depending on table size/shape, layout, dance floor size, auxiliary tables, etc.)
- 40 x 60' lawn for your ceremony, cocktails, lawn games or a tent.
    Please note, a tent is not provided and must be rented.
- Five 6' auxiliary tables made of reclaimed barn board to be used how you like (escort cards, desserts, DJ set-up, etc.).
- Benches to accommodate up to 150 guests for your ceremony.
- A spacious suite with a bathroom to get ready.
- On-site parking with complimentary valet service for your guests.
-Waste management including trash removal, recycling, and composting. 
- Prop rentals from our extensive collection including milk glass vases, vintage plates and linens, barrels,  chalkboards,
   various informational signage, etc.  Looking for something specific?  We can help find it!
- Fire-pit and chairs.
- Pet-friendly.

View and download a layout of the barn here.

Additional Amenities
We offer other services at an additional cost above the base rate.  Please ask  what else we can do. We are happy to help!
- Event styling, design, & creative direction (not to be confused with an Event Planner/Coordinator, who we highly recommend hiring!)
- Event rentals & staging including sourcing and securing the perfect pieces.
- Crafty best friend.  Need help tying tags to favors?
- Floral design with an emphasis on loose, wild, and seasonal ceremony and reception arrangements.
- Custom backdrops for your ceremony, photo ops, etc.
- Custom lettered chalkboards, information signage, etc. 
- Wedding invitation and day-of paper good design specializing in letterpress printing.
- Photo Booth and prop rental.

Renters are Responsible for
- Portable Restrooms in a designated spot near the barn. 
- A licensed caterer.
- Providing your own alcohol to be served by a licensed bar tender.
- Tables, chairs, linens, plates, glasses, flatware, etc. for your cocktail and reception.
- A tent, if needed.
- Not required, but strongly recommend: event planner, photographer, videographer, florist, band/DJ, etc.

Upon booking Garden Gate at Haley Farm, we will provide you with a list of preferred vendors who we trust for their professional abilities, experience, and consistency.  We will connect you with the perfect vendors for your event!

We will work with you to ensure your celebration is an authentic reflection of your love and a beautiful and memorable event for your family and friends to share. 

 
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accommodations

 

LOCATION

Garden Gate at Haley Farm is located in Sebago, Maine, a quiet town on the western shore of Sebago Lake.  We are located 35 minutes from Windham, Maine, 45 minutes from North Conway, New Hampshire and the White Mountains, and 50 minutes from Portland.  

THE FARMHOUSE

Our 1817 Farmhouse sleeps 12 people.  Please view our details page for additional information.

LOCAL ACCOMMODATIONS

The Sebago Lake Region is one of the best spots in Maine for vacation, providing numerous rental cottages, B & B's, and campgrounds.  Windham, North Conway, and the Portland area provide major hotel accommodations.

Below is a list of recommened Hotels, B & B’s, Cabins and Cottages, and Camping in the area.  


MAJOR HOTELS

Windham, Maine
Microtel Inn & Suites
We recommend this as the closest major hotel.  It is also brand new and close to every amenity any guest may need (shops, dining, etc.)

South Portland/Scarborough, Maine
Location of the Maine Mall and Portland International Jetport, along with numerous hotels including:
Comfort Inn
The Courtyard by Marriott
DoubleTree
Fairfield Inn
Extended Stay America
Hampton Inn
Hilton Garden Inn
Marriott at Sable Oaks
Homewood Suites
Residence Inn

 

B & Bs & INNS

Naples, Maine - 28 minutes
August Bove House
Lambs Mill Inn

Bridgton, Maine - 20 minutes
Bridgton House
Noble House
Pleasant View, Too

Casco, Maine - 30 minutes
Pleasant Lake House
The Casco Inn
Maplewood Inn & Motel
 

CABINS & COTAGES

Sebago - Sebago West Shore Cottages
Sebago - Sebago Lake Family Campground
Sebago - Sebago Lake Cottages
Bridgton - Shawnee Peak Lodging
Naples - Bayview Cabins
Casco - Point Sebago
South Casco - Migis Lodge
South Windham - Sebago Lake Lodge & Cottages

 

CAMPING

Standish - Acres of Wildlife
Naples - Sebago Lake State Park
Naples - Four Seasons

 

PRIVATE HOME, COTTAGE, OR CABIN
If you decide to rent one of the following homes, please let them know you were referred by Garden Gate at Haley Farm!

Long Beach House
Sebago - Privately owned home with access to Sebago Lake that sleeps 15 guests and a 10 minute drive from the farm. 
 

Rocky Shore Retreat
Standish - Privately owned home on Sebago Lake with dock and beach that sleeps 6 guests and a 10 minute drive from the farm

Douglas Mountain House
Sebago - Privately owned mountain-top bungalow built c. 1900 that sleeps up to 10 people and a 5 minute drive from the farm

Jordan Rentals
We highly recommend this husband and wife team for guests looking for a more custom experience or perhaps an extend stay/vacation in the area.  They live in the area and are familiar with our farm and location in proximity to the Lake.