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The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station

Haddam , CT
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55 Bridge Road
Haddam, CT 06438 US (map)

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860-345-4100

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ABOUT US

Nestled on a secluded ridge atop the banks of the Connecticut River, our very private wedding venue promises you a world-class experience unmatched anywhere. Overlooking the Goodspeed... Read more
Nestled on a secluded ridge atop the banks of the Connecticut River, our very private wedding venue promises you a world-class experience unmatched anywhere. Overlooking the Goodspeed Opera House and the historic East Haddam Swing Bridge, The Riverhouse provides the environment, the menu, the upscale services, and the grand experience your guests will long remember. A reception luncheon or dinner at The Riverhouse assures your particular taste in ambience and superb service. Your selection of flowers, favors, and music paired with our gourmet menu, linens, dinnerware, wines, liquors and wedding cake will blend to create the wedding you have always dreamed of. We will make every professional effort to reflect your personal vision of excellence. And while you are enjoying the grand affair, the entire Riverhouse is yours alone. Let it be a day that lasts a lifetime. The Riverhouse-like the day you've waited for-is one of a kind. Read less
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INFO FOR WEDDING VENUE

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
50
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
2
Describe your venue:
Banquet Hall
Describe the style of your venue
Country, Glamorous, Classic
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Bridal Shower, Ceremony, Engagement Party, Reception
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
300
What event services do you offer?
Catering / Bar, Event Planning

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Anonymous
Wedding:
[Private]
5.0/5.0
The Riverhouse is a gorgeous and very accomodating venue. The pricing is more than fair for what you get. I love that this venue is all-inclusive (catering, cake, linens, dinnerware, open bar, wedding day coordinators, and the option to have the ceremony at the same location)
The Riverhouse is a gorgeous and very accomodating venue. The pricing is more than fair for what you get. I love that this Read more...
The Riverhouse is a gorgeous and very accomodating venue. The pricing is more than fair for what you get. I love that this venue is all-inclusive (catering, cake, linens, dinnerware, open bar, wedding day coordinators, and the option to have the ceremony at the same location) Read less
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Jessica
Wedding:
9/17/2016
5.0/5.0
If you are looking for the perfect place to get married no need to look anywhere else! The Riverhouse is PERFECT! All of the girls and staff are extremely helpful and truly wonderful people! My wedding went off without any issues and I could not have dreamed up a more perfect day even if wanted to. The food is out of this world and there is something for everyone to pick from! I can't say enough positive wonderful amazing things about the Riverhouse and all of it's staff!
If you are looking for the perfect place to get married no need to look anywhere else! The Riverhouse is PERFECT! All of Read more...
If you are looking for the perfect place to get married no need to look anywhere else! The Riverhouse is PERFECT! All of the girls and staff are extremely helpful and truly wonderful people! My wedding went off without any issues and I could not have dreamed up a more perfect day even if wanted to. The food is out of this world and there is something for everyone to pick from! I can't say enough positive wonderful amazing things about the Riverhouse and all of it's staff! Read less
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Donna
Wedding:
9/3/2016
5.0/5.0
Because of the Riverhouse our wedding was perfect. I can not honestly think of one thing that could have went better. The staff was so professional and there every minute something was needed. My husband and I felt like a king and queen for the day, treated like royalty. I would recommend the Riverhouse any and every day to all couples.
Because of the Riverhouse our wedding was perfect. I can not honestly think of one thing that could have went better. The Read more...
Because of the Riverhouse our wedding was perfect. I can not honestly think of one thing that could have went better. The staff was so professional and there every minute something was needed. My husband and I felt like a king and queen for the day, treated like royalty. I would recommend the Riverhouse any and every day to all couples. Read less
Services Used: Catering, Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Skye & Michael
Wedding:
6/11/2016
5.0/5.0
The Riverhouse was the only venue my husband and I looked at. Besides knowing several of the staff members personally, we knew this was the perfect venue for us. It eludes elegance, sophistication, and class with the stunning staircase, impeccable bridal suite, and beautiful ballroom. It also has a great indoor/outdoor atmosphere with the doors leading outside to overlook the CT river where we had our photos taken with the river/bridge, the Goodspeed Opera House, and the Gelston House beautifully in the background.

The venue can be beautiful, but if the food isn't good and the staff isn't helpful then your guests won't be impressed. At The Riverhouse you will NOT have to worry about either of these two things. The staff is on-point. Hattie and the rest of the Staff were amazing to work with. Mary was our day-of-coordinator and she went above and beyond to make sure our day was perfectly flawless. We also had somebody from the waitstaff that made sure my husband and I had everything we needed. From the morning when we were getting ready down to the last drink of the day. The service was superior.
I'm a big foodie, so our wedding food had to be good. Let me tell you, we still have guests raving about how delicious everything was (especially the scallops - those were AMAZING)! Our signature drink was also a huge hit (coconut mojito).

Overall, we had an amazing wedding at The Riverhouse. We can't thank the staff enough for everything they did to help make our day amazing!
The Riverhouse was the only venue my husband and I looked at. Besides knowing several of the staff members personally, we Read more...
The Riverhouse was the only venue my husband and I looked at. Besides knowing several of the staff members personally, we knew this was the perfect venue for us. It eludes elegance, sophistication, and class with the stunning staircase, impeccable bridal suite, and beautiful ballroom. It also has a great indoor/outdoor atmosphere with the doors leading outside to overlook the CT river where we had our photos taken with the river/bridge, the Goodspeed Opera House, and the Gelston House beautifully in the background.

The venue can be beautiful, but if the food isn't good and the staff isn't helpful then your guests won't be impressed. At The Riverhouse you will NOT have to worry about either of these two things. The staff is on-point. Hattie and the rest of the Staff were amazing to work with. Mary was our day-of-coordinator and she went above and beyond to make sure our day was perfectly flawless. We also had somebody from the waitstaff that made sure my husband and I had everything we needed. From the morning when we were getting ready down to the last drink of the day. The service was superior.
I'm a big foodie, so our wedding food had to be good. Let me tell you, we still have guests raving about how delicious everything was (especially the scallops - those were AMAZING)! Our signature drink was also a huge hit (coconut mojito).

Overall, we had an amazing wedding at The Riverhouse. We can't thank the staff enough for everything they did to help make our day amazing! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering, Wedding Venue
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
They were so awesome and accommodating. I really enjoyed the food. Our guests raved for weeks about how amazing the food was. Everyone was so professional and responsive. It allowed me to relax and trust that everything was going to go smoothly. And it did! It was a beautiful day for me thanks to the staff at the Riverhouse!!
They were so awesome and accommodating. I really enjoyed the food. Our guests raved for weeks about how amazing the food Read more...
They were so awesome and accommodating. I really enjoyed the food. Our guests raved for weeks about how amazing the food was. Everyone was so professional and responsive. It allowed me to relax and trust that everything was going to go smoothly. And it did! It was a beautiful day for me thanks to the staff at the Riverhouse!! Read less
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Kayleigh
Wedding:
4/29/2016
5.0/5.0
My husband and I along with all of our friends and family can not rave enough about the Riverhouse! From first impressions to the very end of our wedding, everyone at the Riverhouse was there to make sure my day would be and was flawless. Hattie was always available and flexible, which was so important as my husband and I lived over an hour away and both have hectic schedules. Working in the industry, I knew I had higher expectations, but the Riverhouse did not fail me at all! They worked with me and accommodated all my wants and needs. I knew I would have nothing to worry about working with this venue.

I also can't forget to mention the delicious food! My husband and I have been to enough weddings (being at the age were you go to 10/year) so we are use to the generic "wedding food". The Riverhouse had a fantastic variety of appetizers and entree selections. The food was beautifully plated and the flavor was right their with it! My guests are still talking about their meals at the wedding!! (Side Note: we choose Cakes by Donna for our wedding cake and I would also highly recommend her!!)

My wedding day was the best day of my and my husbands life. I woke up that morning not worry about anything because I knew everything would be taken care of. When I opened the doors to the Ballroom I was completely in shock over how beautiful the space was! One thing I also won't forget is our bridal attendant who was on point the entire day! Every time I would put my drink down and loose it another would appear right as I needed it! The Riverhouse took care of every little detail, especially the little things that crazy brides forget!

I would highly recommend the Riverhouse for your wedding if you are searching for a great location, with a beautiful outdoor area, fantastic food, and pleasant, accommodating staff to work with during your planning. I wouldn't change one thing about my day!! Big thanks to everyone at the Riverhouse to helped make my day so special!
My husband and I along with all of our friends and family can not rave enough about the Riverhouse! From first impressions Read more...
My husband and I along with all of our friends and family can not rave enough about the Riverhouse! From first impressions to the very end of our wedding, everyone at the Riverhouse was there to make sure my day would be and was flawless. Hattie was always available and flexible, which was so important as my husband and I lived over an hour away and both have hectic schedules. Working in the industry, I knew I had higher expectations, but the Riverhouse did not fail me at all! They worked with me and accommodated all my wants and needs. I knew I would have nothing to worry about working with this venue.

I also can't forget to mention the delicious food! My husband and I have been to enough weddings (being at the age were you go to 10/year) so we are use to the generic "wedding food". The Riverhouse had a fantastic variety of appetizers and entree selections. The food was beautifully plated and the flavor was right their with it! My guests are still talking about their meals at the wedding!! (Side Note: we choose Cakes by Donna for our wedding cake and I would also highly recommend her!!)

My wedding day was the best day of my and my husbands life. I woke up that morning not worry about anything because I knew everything would be taken care of. When I opened the doors to the Ballroom I was completely in shock over how beautiful the space was! One thing I also won't forget is our bridal attendant who was on point the entire day! Every time I would put my drink down and loose it another would appear right as I needed it! The Riverhouse took care of every little detail, especially the little things that crazy brides forget!

I would highly recommend the Riverhouse for your wedding if you are searching for a great location, with a beautiful outdoor area, fantastic food, and pleasant, accommodating staff to work with during your planning. I wouldn't change one thing about my day!! Big thanks to everyone at the Riverhouse to helped make my day so special! Read less
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Helen
Wedding:
4/22/2016
5.0/5.0
See it for yourself. It's fabulous, the views from the deck are beautiful. Tour the facility, talk with the staff and read the reviews - yes, the food really IS that good. The staff is so helpful and knowledgeable and their preferred vendors are exceptional!
See it for yourself. It's fabulous, the views from the deck are beautiful. Tour the facility, talk with the staff and read Read more...
See it for yourself. It's fabulous, the views from the deck are beautiful. Tour the facility, talk with the staff and read the reviews - yes, the food really IS that good. The staff is so helpful and knowledgeable and their preferred vendors are exceptional! Read less
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Victoria
Wedding:
4/16/2016
5.0/5.0
My husband and I couldn't be any happier with our choice of venue. The Riverhouse had exceptional service, amazing food, and the venue itself is absolutely beautiful. We picked this venue because it only has 1 wedding at a time, the amazing views, and they are extremely organized. Our guest raved about the food and how attentive and friendly the staff was. I would recommend this venue to anyone.
My husband and I couldn't be any happier with our choice of venue. The Riverhouse had exceptional service, amazing food, Read more...
My husband and I couldn't be any happier with our choice of venue. The Riverhouse had exceptional service, amazing food, and the venue itself is absolutely beautiful. We picked this venue because it only has 1 wedding at a time, the amazing views, and they are extremely organized. Our guest raved about the food and how attentive and friendly the staff was. I would recommend this venue to anyone. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
The RiverHouse was so amazing to work with and everyone complemented the venue and the food. Our wedding day was so stress free because they walked with us each step of the way included the wedding day. We planned our wedding in four months and we couldn't have done it if it wasn't here since they are all-inclusive. DEFINITELY consider having your wedding here.
The RiverHouse was so amazing to work with and everyone complemented the venue and the food. Our wedding day was so stress Read more...
The RiverHouse was so amazing to work with and everyone complemented the venue and the food. Our wedding day was so stress free because they walked with us each step of the way included the wedding day. We planned our wedding in four months and we couldn't have done it if it wasn't here since they are all-inclusive. DEFINITELY consider having your wedding here. Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering, Wedding Venue
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Julie
Wedding:
4/1/2016
5.0/5.0
The staff at the Riverhouse were the most amazing group of people we have ever worked with. They were so organized and pro-active that at no point were we ever worried that our day would not be perfect. They answered every question right away, gave suggestions when we were stuck and helped us feel at ease throughout the entire process. The food was phenomenal as well. Many of our guests raved about their meals and even said it was the best food they had ever had at a wedding. Overall, we were extremely happy with our decision to book with the Riverhouse.
The staff at the Riverhouse were the most amazing group of people we have ever worked with. They were so organized and Read more...
The staff at the Riverhouse were the most amazing group of people we have ever worked with. They were so organized and pro-active that at no point were we ever worried that our day would not be perfect. They answered every question right away, gave suggestions when we were stuck and helped us feel at ease throughout the entire process. The food was phenomenal as well. Many of our guests raved about their meals and even said it was the best food they had ever had at a wedding. Overall, we were extremely happy with our decision to book with the Riverhouse. Read less
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