Intimate Cape Cod Weddings at The Palmer House Inn

Cape Cod wedding bridal bouquet

Bride's bouquet.

The Palmer House Inn offers attentive service to make your small, intimate Cape Cod wedding unforgettable. Let the traditional elegance of this 1901 Queen Anne Style Victorian home be the backdrop for your special day. Hold your ceremony by the fire in the parlor or while the sunsets on a Cape Cod beach. Then return to the Inn for your reception. For more information email or call Bill at 508.548.1230.


The parlor, with inviting fireplace and grand windows, is perfect for ceremonies of up to 45 people. Let the stained glass windows and highly polished hardwood floors enhance the scene.

Cape Cod designer wedding cake

Designer wedding cake.

A gourmet breakfast will be served in the sunbathed dining room in the morning. It can be arranged to suit your reception in the evening whether it is a 20 person sit-down meal or a place to dance after canapés and champagne for a larger reception.

In addition to the beautiful interior of the Palmer House Inn we welcome photography on the spacious front porch surrounded by rhododendrons and azaleas or in the herb garden.

The Palmer House Inn has 17 rooms for your guests. All of our rooms have sumptuous 600 thread count triple sheeting, telephones, alarm clock radios, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, luggage racks, ceiling fans, ice buckets, bottled water, air conditioning and WiFi. Several rooms include whirlpool tubs and cozy fireplaces.

Planning & Preparing for the Day

Here at the Inn we have a unique process to help plan every detail of your wedding day. We provide personal attention to you and every one of your guests. We particularly cater to the small and intimate weddings. We are happy to recommend local caterers, florists, spas & beauticians, bakers, equipment rental and many other necessities for your event.

For a larger group, we encourage you to use the Palmer House Inn for accommodation and Highfield Hall ( for your reception.


Cape Cod wedding venue, front steps

Ceremony on the steps.

The Palmer House Inn provides seclusion, yet countless fine restaurants, quaint shops, beautiful beaches and ferry shuttles to Martha’s Vineyard are a short stroll from the Inn. We are under two hours drive from Boston, Providence, and Provicetown.

State Information & Churches

Massachusetts Marriage Licenses
Town of Falmouth, Town Clerk
Town Hall: 59 Town Hall Square, Falmouth, MA 02540.
t. 508-548-7611

Christ Lutheran Church t.508.548.5689
Christian Science Church t.508.548.4077
Falmouth Baptist Church t.508.548.3260 (
First Congregational Church UCC t.508.548.3700 (200 yards from the Inn)
St. Barnabas Memorial Church (Episcopal) t.508.548.6214 (250 yards from the Inn)
St. Patrick’s Church (Catholic) t.508.548.1065
St. Thomas the Apostle Chaple (Catholic) Open Memorial Day, to Columbus Day, 508-548-8539 Falmouth Heights Rd. (part of St. Patrick’s Church, and has a water view)
West Falmouth United Methodist Church t.508.548.0011