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Whether you prefer an intimate gathering on one of our many scenic acres or a large party for hundreds of guests we can accommodate every need including wedding planning, scheduling vendors, and taking care of the final details so you can enjoy your special day.
 

The Venue

Indoor & Outdoor locations with Romantic Views
 

The nostalgic Ashley Inn is the most romantic location for your indoor or outdoor destination wedding. Say your vows lakeside, under a weeping willow, on the front lawn of the antebellum mansion, or in a traditional tobacco barn. Our newly-constructed, fully-enclosed Carriage House is perfect for your reception, and comes equipped with all the facilities you need.

The rental includes a bridal dressing room and exclusive use of our Carriage House with beautiful limestone patio. The structure is decorated with white lights and cocktail tables, weather permitting, and it has a men’s and women’s restroom, each with two stalls and a double sink vanity.
 

Outdoor Weddings:

  • Weeping Williow / Lakeside
  • Front Lawn of Antebellum Manson
  • Under a Tree Canopy

Indoor Weddings:

  • Inside a Tobacco Barn
  • Indoor Carriage House w/Restrooms

Amenities:

  • Use of Bridal Suite
  • Day use of grounds, excellent for photos
  • Overnight accommodations available

Venue Gallery

Catering

Intimate gatherings (up to 65 guests)
 

Taste homemade Southern cooking at it's best from our bed and breakfast menu. We also work with local catering services to accommodate large gatherings. Chicken, steak, and seafood comes from our local organic butcher and is delicious! All items made on-site by our Inn chef.
 

Rehearsal Dinners:

Stuffed Chicken:
w/Wild Rice

  • stuffed chicken breast

  • glazed carrots & green beans

  • wild rice w/raisins & almonds

  • summer salad

  • fresh rolls

    ice tea, lemonade and ice water


Grilled Fish:
w/Scalloped Potatoes

  • salmon (or seasonal option)

  • scalloped potatoes

  • garlic green beans

  • summer salad

    fresh rolls

    ice tea, lemonade and ice water


Flank Steak:
w/Garlic Mashed Potatoes

  • stuffed flank steak

    garlic mashed potatoes

    steamed brocolli

    tossed green salad

    fresh rolls

    ice tea, lemonade and ice water


Starting at $37 / per person

Price of meal includes the set up of tables, chairs, linens, and centerpiece decor. Price also includes table settings for each guest including: china / stoneware, flatware / silverware, and white cloth napkins.

Any of these menus can be substituted or combined.

You may hire your own caterer, check out our preferred ones.



Catering & Decor Gallery

Saturday Ceremony & Reception:

Hours of use: Sat. 1 pm - Sun. 12:00 am

  • Dressing rooms for Bridal Party
  • Carriage House & ceremony site for up to
  • 200 guests*
  • (400) Chairs and (20) Tables
  • Complimentary Honeymoon Suite

$4,700.00 March, April, July, August & November
$5,150.00 May,September & October

$5,900.00 June


Sunday Ceremony & Reception:

Hours of use: Sun. 1 pm - Mon. 12:00 am

  • Dressing rooms for Bridal Party
    Carriage House & ceremony site for up to
    200 guests*
    (400) Chairs and (20) Tables
    Complimentary Honeymoon Suite

$3,800.00 March, April, July, August & November
$4,200.00 May, June, September & October

Grand Wedding Weekend:

Hours of use: Fri. 4 pm - Sun. 11 am


  • Overnight accommodations Friday and Saturday
    Includes: Six guest rooms (for up to 13 guests)
    Full breakfast Saturday, Continental breakfast Sunday
    Carriage House & ceremony site for up to 200 guests*
    (400) Chairs and (20) Tables

$7,150.00 March, April, July, August & November
$7,900.00 May,September & October

$8,400.00 June

All Inclusive Wedding Weekend:

Only available Sundays or weekdays Nov-March (60 guests maximum)


  • Ceremony:

  • Ceremony Officiant
    Day-of photography & DVD/CD
  • Professional Harpist (up to 2 hours)
    Flowers: (2 ceremony pieces, bridal & 1 attendant bouquet,
  • table centerpieces, groom & 1 attendant boutoniere, house entry or arbor swag)
  • Buffet dinner with choice of 2 entrees & non-alcoholic beverages
     
  • Reception:

  • Live Pianist, Harpist, or Violinist (up to 4 hours)
  • Wedding Cake or Cupcakes

Accommodations:

{6} Guest Rooms & Adjacent Building
{2} Prep Suites for Bridal Party
 

$11,750.00 Sundays or Weekdays Nov-March ONLY

*A 25% non-refundable deposit, AND a completed contract is required to secure the date of your choice*
* $5 for each additional guests over 200 
* Tax & gratuity not included in package prices.
*A $500.00 fully-refundable Carriage House cleaning deposit is required with each package

***The Ashley Inn does not accept credit cards at this time***

Services
 

Wedding Ceremony:

Day of Ceremony Coordination- $850.00 (The purpose of this service, is to ensure that all of your plans come to fruition without a hitch, and to discreetly handle any issues that may arise, so that you can thoroughly enjoy the day of your dreams!)

  • Liasion with all vendors & guests (caterer, florsist, photographer, DJ, parents, family members etc.)
  • Will contact any "no-show vendors"
  • Will supervise/be involved in the set up of tables and chairs (including tablecloths, centerpeices, table settings, glassware etc.)
  • Work side-by-side with the florist to enusre all floral arrangements are as you have planned, as well as placing corsages & boutonnieres on the appropriate guests.
  • Oversee decorators
  • Ensure the guests favors are in the proper place

Preferred Vendors


Here at the Ashley Inn, our goal is to help you have the best wedding memories. To that end, we have a number of wedding vendors that we like to suggest. We’ve seen many, and these are our favorites.
 

Photography

Bradley Quinn Photography
Bradley Quinn
{859} 519.9919

Dei Gratia Photography
Jaron Johns
{859} 948.7734

Nina Mullins Photography

Nina Mullins
{859} 230.1699

Music

Kentucky Pro DJ
{859} 200.5156

**LIVE MUSIC OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST**

Catering 

Gourmet Goodies, LLC
{859} 229.5536

Catering by Donna
{859} 269.0978

Florist

Kim Ballard Ross-Charming Floral Designs
{859} 223.8155

Jeanie Gorrell Floral Design
{859} 492.1728

Cake

The Twisted Sifter
{859} 238.9393

Miscellaneous

Royal Treatment Salon & Spa

{859} 548.4400

Event Insurance
{408} 286.1111

Lexington Livery Carriage Company
{859} 259.0000

Solomon's Porch-Group Deli Catering & Delivery
{859} 858.9060

**BAR TENDING SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST**

Tips

Did you forget...?

We've compiled a list of helpful tips and extra items to remember in hopes of relieving some of your stress!

  • Scissors
  • Sewing kit
  • Trash bags
  • Super glue
  • Tape
  • Paper clips
  • Safety pins
  • Twine
  • Water bottles (decorating is hard work!)
  • Finger foods for your helpers
  • Dark chocolate is a great stress reliever
  • Designate a set-up and clean-up crew so your parents can relish in your day too!