Wedding Packages

The Secret Garden

The 18th century English rose garden of the Rectory is a tranquil space complete with its iconic springtime Magnolias. You will be inspired by the garden’s peaceful, romantic vintage feel, perfect for your special day.

*Max Capacity: 50 socially distanced | 99 full
*dependent on seating configurations


Intimate Elopement Ceremony Only

  • 2 hours in the Garden
  • Seating for up to 15 guests
  • Food not permitted. One glass p/p allowed for a celebration toast only
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink
  • Intimate elopements can only be booked at the following times:
    10am-12pm, 12pm-2pm or 2pm-4pm

Spring | Summer | Fall: $775
Winter: $650


Garden Wedding Ceremony

  • 3 hours in the Garden
  • Seating for up to 50 guests
  • Dressing room with full bathroom available for wedding party
    (maximum of 5 people access including bride)
  • Drinks and hor d’oeuvres permitted
  • Conference Room for signature – 30 minutes only (maximum of 7 people, including photographer, officiant and couple)
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink

Spring | Summer | Fall: $1,485
Winter: $1,250            


Garden Wedding Reception

  • 5 hours in the Garden
  • Seating for up to 50 guests
  • Dressing room and full bathroom available for wedding party
    (maximum of 5 people access including bride)
  • Catering permitted
  • Conference Room for signature – 30 minutes only (maximum of 7 people, including photographer, officiant and couple)
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink

Spring | Summer | Fall: $2,250
Winter: $1,890         


Garden Wedding Ceremony & Reception

  • 8 hours in the Garden
  • Seating for up to 90 guests depending on configuration
  • Dressing room and full bathroom available for wedding party
    (maximum of 5 people access including bride)
  • Catering permitted
  • Conference Room for signature – 30 minutes only (maximum of 7 people, including photographer, officiant and couple)
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink

Spring | Summer | Fall: $3,465
Winter: $2,900          


Atrium

The rustic-style atrium is a perfect space to shape into your vision. Raise all the blinds to let in natural light or close them for a more intimate feel. The exposed brick gives the room a rustic vibe and with underfloor heating it is perfect for a fall or winter event.

*Max Capacity: 24 socially distanced | 45 full
*dependent on seating configurations


Atrium Wedding Ceremony

  • 3 hours in the Atrium
  • Seating for up to 45 guests depending on seating configuration
  • Dressing room and full bathroom available for bridal party (maximum of 5 people access including bride)
  • Drinks and hor d’oeuvres permitted
  • Conference Room for signature – 30 minutes only (maximum of 7 people, including photographer, officiant and couple)
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink

Year Round: $1,180


Atrium Wedding Reception

  • 5 hours in the Atrium
  • Seating for up to 45 guests depending on seating configuration
  • Dressing room and full bathroom available for bridal party (maximum of 5 people access including bride)
  • Catering permitted
  • Conference Room for signature – 30 minutes only (maximum of 7 people, including photographer, officiant and couple)
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink

Year Round: $1,765


Atrium Wedding Ceremony & Reception

  • 8 hours in the Atrium
  • Seating for up to 45 guests depending on seating configuration
  • Dressing room and full bathroom available for bridal party (maximum of 5 people access including bride)
  • Catering permitted
  • Conference Room for signature – 30 minutes only (maximum of 7 people, including photographer, officiant and couple)
  • Library (maximum of 5 people, including the photographer and couple)
  • Kitchenette counter top and sink

Year Round: $2,620


Add-On

  • Sun Sails (2) – $400
  • Pergola Tarp (for sun or light rain) – $100
  • Other rooms available for a discounted price.

Notes

  • Packages can be customized to suite your needs.
  • All package times must include set up & clear out.
  • No events will start before 9 AM and all will end at 9 PM, set up & pack-up included.
  • No DJ, amplified music or dancing of any kind will be allowed.
  • Tents are not permitted in the Garden.
  • Catering permitted for select packages, limited preparation available on site, no facilities for cooking so, cooking is not allowed.
  • Choose your own vendors or select from our recommended vendors list.
  • Renter or caterer to provide proof of liquor license.
  • Banquet tables to be rented separately for any receptions.
  • Dressing rooms to be used during the rental period. Additional hours can be added on to customize your personal needs.
  • In addition, a $500 refundable security deposit is required for all events.
  • The Rectory is a Non-Smoking venue.
  • For garden events, other than the bridal party, parents and photographer and officiant, other guests are only allowed into the building for use of the washrooms.
  • Access to the garden only through the driveway gate and not through the house.
  • The taking of photos in the garden and at the historic front door are free of charge. The Rectory on Princess Street should be acknowledged when photos are used on social media.
  • Deliveries/Pick-Ups before or after rental can be arranged at an additional cost.
  • Guests should follow the City of Alexandria’s decibel rules. Venue reserves the right to monitor the event sound and ask to reduce volume if necessary.
  • All Garden packages include the use of the pergola area, however the pergola is not designed to carry weight, any potential decorations need to be discussed beforehand.
  • No lights or any other decorations will be allowed to be attached or fixed to the building and trees or shrubs of the garden or the fence.
  • Other terms and conditions will apply.

Testimonials

“Thank you so much for letting me use your venue.
It was the perfect spot for our small wedding.” Jamie Lott – Bride

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Weddings at The Rectory

Ally Lopez Events Style Shoot

Ally Lopez contacted us in early fall to plan this beautiful Coast of Capri styled shoot in preparation for Spring and Summer. The photographer, Erica, born in Italy fell in love with the exposed brick on our venue and said it reminded her of buildings from her homeland and she wanted to capture that vintage… Continue reading Ally Lopez Events Style Shoot

Love Charm Photo Style Shoot

Fall is a great time to have a wedding in Old Town Alexandria. The changing colors of the leaves are palette inspirations for a micro wedding in our Atrium. Filled with rustic charm and heated floors our Atrium is the perfect indoor space for your fall festivities. Love Charm Photo and the following incredible local… Continue reading Love Charm Photo Style Shoot

Perfectly Yours Style Shoot

The owner of The Rectory on Princess Street is also the President and Founder of Classical Movements, the premier concert tour company for the world’s great orchestras and choirs. For this style shoot, wedding planner Desiree from Perfectly Yours thought it would be best to honor the companies’ roots by having a music themed photo… Continue reading Perfectly Yours Style Shoot