6 Delaware County Waterfront Wedding Venues

Discover Delaware County waterfront wedding venues, how our list can help you identify new event spaces and book your perfect location.

Does the vision of your wedding day include a waterfront backdrop?

Perhaps it’s not just the shore that has that captivating and memorable atmosphere. Often it is the serenity of swans on a lake or boats on a river.

Delaware County offers riverfront, pond and trickling water views at some of the most inspiring wedding locations in the Philadelphia area.

Here are 6 Delaware County, Pennsylvania event spaces on the water you may not know about.

bride and groom holding hands on boardwalk facing white boats with masts at corinthian yacht club of philadelphia, one of the best Delaware County waterfront wedding venues.

Photo: Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia

Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia

The historic club dates back to the 1700s and is surrounded by seven acres of manicured lush green grounds leading to the Delaware River. Inside the remodeled clubhouse at The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia, you will find floor-to-ceiling windows with waterfront scenery and views of the Commodore Barry Bridge. There are several dining options for large gatherings or intimate celebrations. In addition, Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia features a maritime museum boasting one of the region’s largest private maritime art collections.

Bride holding bouquet kissing groom by pier at Lazaretto Ballroom's delaware county wedding venue.

Photo: Lazaretto Ballroom

Lazaretto Ballroom

Located on the Delaware River, Lazaretto Ballroom in Essington, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It features a 5,400 square foot ballroom with a wooden dancefloor. In addition, there is a new 1,500 square foot outdoor space featuring a large stone paved area, white arbor and manicured grounds.

Guests chatting during garden reception by fountain at pomme's delaware county wedding venue.

Photo: Pomme/Haley Richter Photography


Nothing quite reflects the romance of a wedding like two swans on a peaceful pond; mates for life.

Swan swimming with pink flowering tree overhead at pomme's delaware county wedding venue.

Photo: Pomme

A nature lover’s paradise enhanced with twinkling lights, Pomme features several indoor and outdoor options. For example, there is its newly constructed veranda adjacent to the pond, a 40×60 tent on the tucked away grounds and an elegant-rustic ballroom inside.

And of course, who can resist beautiful swans on the pond?

bride and groom kissing in between two giant trees in woods at old mill's delaware county wedding venue.

Photo: The Old Mill/Fuller Photography

The Old Mill

Located on the banks of Ridley Creek, The Old Mill is a unique wedding venue in Rose Valley, PA. Imagine your celebration set on a 12-acre wildlife and bird sanctuary. In addition, you will love the historic stone ruins courtyard and a rustic ballroom.

bride and groom kissing by large rocks by brook at kings mill's delaware county wedding venue.

Photo: Kings Mills/Wise Image Photography

Kings Mills

Imagine your ceremony at Kings Mills on the patio overlooking a waterfall—or how about cocktail hour on The Cove’s pavilion above the creek? Not only does Kings Mills provide waterfall backdrops for your big day but it’s also historic.

The Wood Mill and The Stone Mill at Kings Mills date back to the 1700s. These mills now house several of the venue’s ballrooms following repair and restoration by The Kings family to its original pristine state by Amish craftsmen and expert stone masons.

groom dipping bride on manicured grounds with fountain in pond in background at anthony's at paxon hollow's delaware county wedding venue.

Photo: Anthony’s at Paxon Hollow Country Club

Anthony’s at Paxon Hollow Country Club

Imagine a pond on a golf club with green landscape as far as your eyes can see. Here, at Anthony’s at Paxon Hollow Country Club, golf hole 10 is picturesque. In fact, this area is perfect if you are looking to capture your wedding set against water reflecting blue skies.

From quaint gazebos and a patio overlooking the golf course to its renovated ballroom, Anthony’s at Paxon Country Club offers a variety of options to host your special day.