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Venue Rental

Salem River Inn is a private venue, surrounded by a nature preserve. Our waterfront location is scenic and offers serene views with gorgeous sunsets. Enjoy your special event with the spectacular views that our River Deck provides! With a wooden ceiling, bamboo floor and neutral colors, our venue lends itself perfectly to be decorated or use as is, in its own beauty.  We only host one event per day and the venue is yours for the duration. So that you can enjoy your event as much, or evenmore than your guests, we make it as easy as possible for you when renting our venue!

Prior to the event you work with an event planner to decide on a floor plan, linen colors and to advise you on decorations.

During the event, a server will assist you from ½ hour before the start of the event until ½ hour after the event. The server will help setup the buffet, serve food, maintain the buffet, bus the tables and cleanup. This way you can truly enjoy your event with your guests!

After the event we handle the trash removal.

We offer our beautiful space not only for wedding receptions, but also for birthday parties, class reunions, dinner functions, bridal showers, baby showers and almost any other life event you can think of.

Our modern and light great room can also host your corporate  meetings, dinner functions, and luncheons up to 100 guests. Based on your needs and number of participants, we can provide setups in U-shape, classroom or boardroom.During daytime breaks, participants can take a leisurely stroll on the 2-mile stretch beach right in front of The Inn. We have a large side yard and backyard with beach. Our yard and grounds lend themselves perfectly for a leisurely stroll or backyard games.


Facilities rental for a day-time event ending no later than 6PM, $850 for up to 40 guests, additional guests $10pp.

Facilities rental for events ending after 6PM, $990 for up to 40 guests, additional guests $10pp.

Our rental offer includes:

  • Facilities rental for 4 hours
  • 2 hours for setup and
  • 1 hour for cleanup
  • Server for 5 hours (Additional hours $50/hour)
  • Event planner
  • Linen in color of your choice, for all tables

Additional charges:

  • Soft drinks, water, ice @ $2.50pp
  • Coffee/tea station from $39.95
  • Trash removal @ $29
  • Chair covers, including sash @ $5/each

Our Preferred Vendors

You can work with a caterer, bring your own food or a combination of the two. Some caterers provide linen in their packages, or you can rent the linens via us. Ask for linen rental pricing!

View our Preferred Vendors →


Thank You Salem River Inn!

I just wanted to thank you once again for such a lovely event on Saturday for my mom’s 90th birthday – it was absolutely perfect. We were discussing afterwards and there was not one thing we could have done differently or could have done any better!

-Jeannie Minix

Inside the Inn ballroom with guest sitting at tables

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