The Inn on the Bay in Owen Sound is perfect for your dream wedding. Having a wedding in the lap of nature is a great start to your new life together. We pride ourselves on making your day special by customizing everything to suit your tastes. We have the ability to host a beautiful ceremony, large reception and accommodate your guests overnight afterwards. Call us today to book your date and let us help you have a stress-free perfect wedding from planning to completion.

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Outside Ceremony

Our English-style lawn is a picture-perfect setting to say ‘I Do’ if you dream of getting married on the water. Our scenic view of the bay, with sounds of the water make for a picturesque backdrop for your nuptials.

Wedding at Best Western Inn on the Bay
Wedding at Best Western Inn on the Bay

Tom Thompson Ballroom

Our Tom Thompson ballroom can accommodate up to 180 guests for your reception. It is located in its own section of the hotel and opens on to our large patio with a manicured landscape flowing into Georgian Bay.

Our inclusive wedding packages are put together to suit all tastes and charms with alluring menu items. We strive to outshine all your service expectations while providing you with support from our Executive Chef and Certified Wedding Coordinator every step of the way to ensure your wedding will be memorable.

  • Prices starting at $25.00 per person for Reception with a late lunch, cash bar and dancing.
  • Prices starting at $55.00 per person for Reception, dinner, late lunch, cash bar and dancing.
  • Prices starting at $70 per person for ceremony, reception, patio rental, dinner, late lunch wine on the tables, cash bar and dancing.

** Prices are based on 100 people

** Host bar options are available – not included in pricing

Complimentary Items 

  • Jacuzzi Suite for your wedding night
  • Menu tasting for two
  • Consultations with a Wedding Coordinator
  • Full setup and cleanup of your reception
  • Tables, chairs, flatware and glassware
  • House linens and table numbers
  • Dance floor, podium and microphone
  • Skirted display tables
  • Bartender and white glove service
  • Access to our bayside patio and lawn

Beautiful pictures of some of the events hosted by us.

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