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Prospect Hill B&B Inn  is perfect for your mountain-view destination wedding with ceremonies in a setting of rustic sophistication. It features an  architect-designed wedding garden with Appalachian Mountain views in several directions and the warm brick presence of the 1889 Wagner Mansion which houses five guest rooms.  The garden compliments the inn’s custom-designed elegant/casual banquet room which may be dressed up or down to suite your taste. Priced from $750 to $3500.  See Wedding Prices, Types, Packages


The Details: What We Include
(other places don’t)

  • Included in most of our packages:
  • Use of party room, gallery, wedding garden, restrooms, food service kitchen, Wedding Garden with views, other sites on the grounds.
  • Things you usually rent – and we include FREEfb23
  •       China, flatware, stemware, linens, table runners (some colors) for 55-60, tables, chairs, vases (from inn’s supply), rolling cooler, beverage tubs and drink dispensers, punch bowls
  • Banquet room seating 55-60
  • Free cake cutting service; no corkage fee
  • Gazebo (outdoors), candle stanchions (interior), free use of silk flower garlands and coveredWedding couple holds hands after destination mountain weddinggazebo (limited styles)
  • 5-deck CD player which plays ipods, etc.
  • Directed on-site parking and additional parking next door (paved)
  • Onsite guest rooms (5) ; required for parties going after 5 pm and over 35 persons
    Seating indoors limited to 55-60 (because they fit!).
  • Larger guest list? Use a tent on our tent site or plan a cocktail/stand up-style party or ask us about our Club House, Winery and Rustic Barn partners for more dining space.
  • Wedding Garden seats many more (150 easily); chair rentals required.Fall wedding gazebo with yellow flowers, mountain views at Prospect Hill, Mountain City TN
  • Optimum size may shrink if additional set ups such as a DJ, buffet, multiple cake tables, photo displays, etc. are required.
  • Tennessee license (one witness required – LINK to info)
  • Ministers available at reasonable cost.
  • Dog and child friendly (garden & reception)

small indoor wedding ceremony with bay window view

Link to wedding packages page

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Our Team of Great Vendors & Other Details

  • We partner with a great group of tried and true wedding professionals. You may also bring in your own vendors if you so choose.
    Vendor details page: MAKE IT EASY LINK➤
  • Alcohol is permitted. You must purchase it and bring it to the inn. No charge for serving it. Rolling cooler, wine tubs, dispensers and punch bowls included as needed.
  • Best of both worlds: Ceremony at the inn; reception elsewhere: We suggest a mountain view wedding ceremony in the inn garden with large reception 3-12 miles away. Our party room serves as a back-up “chapel” and will seat 100-150 “church style” as needed.
  • Reception sites: We partner with a resort (indoor seating to just under 200), a rustic barn (semi-outdoor covered seating to 150), and a winery (indoor seating to 100 with a room for dancing and “band stand.”
  • Our floral vendors can provide unique table set ups such as
    Wild flowers in a mason jar lighted by morning sun before a mountain wedding day

    Receptions, fresh flowers, views

    wishing trees, candelabra, classic columns, chair covers and chair bows, candy jars, potted plants, display arrangements.

  • Food (catering), cake makers, bartender
  • Photography/videography – All incidental photos made by innkeeper will be provided on a disk and may be used for inn publicity (such as the photos now on this site).
  • Musicians and DJ available - Or use the inn’s CD player/ipod connection.
  • Additional lodging (breakfast at inn may be included): Rent our Cottage in the Woods (7 miles away – which sleeps 6-7).
    Rentals such as tents, special or additional chairs, chair covers, linens not in the inn’s stock, custom table runners, colored napkins, other items needed.
  • We have lots of lodging at the nearby resort, cabins or B&Bs. They can handle all your out-of-town guests who are not staying in the inn’s 5 guest rooms.
Champagne, bridal bouquet, ringsWonderful marriages start with beautiful weddings

Christmas tree and wedding set up.Call us to discuss your particular needs. (We love unique weddings!) 423-727-0139 – Judy

Many dates now open.
Call for details. 423-727-0139 Judy Hotchkiss, innkeeper. Check out one bride’s professional photo album (Autumn special wedding photos

Elopements, Very Small Weddings

An inn is a perfect place for your intimate wedding or elopement for just your two. LINK

Perfect for Your Smaller Wedding and Reception (60 or under persons)

Link to Pricing/Packages Page (we price by size of the party)

The romantic getaway inn is an ideal place for many types of ceremonies. Custom-written ceremonies, pet friendly celebrations and commitment and renewal ceremonies are all available to meet your needs.

For the reception, Prospect Hill’s party room has vaulted ceilings, modern heat/air, patio, and views. Ample parking on site and next door. Five guest rooms on site, cottage for families, quality resort lodging nearby.

  • Prospect Hill B&B Inn–a perfect location for rustic  destination weddings, mountain elopements for two and intimate (small)  weddings.
  • Beautiful views from the Wedding Garden and party room (which seats up to 60).
  • Tent pad for larger events. Just your style – rustic sophistication.
  • Price-conscious rates. Minutes from Boone, NC, in the mountains and the town of Mountain City, TN.

    Banquet room, wedding reception, decorative tree, fall party decorations

    ShayBrey Florals brought the outdoors inn with decorated trees, burlap bows, lots of flowers. Coming soon: a ceiling with a “thousand stars” (tiny lights).

  • Prospect Hill’s party room has its own caterer’s kitchen(your choice of caterers), restrooms and patio. Ample parking on site and next door. Five guest rooms.
  • Included: Free on-site planning and facilitator, many extras such as linens, china, tables, chairs, gazebo.

Kinds of Weddings at the Inn

Weddings at Prospect Hill in Mountain City, Tenn., take place in the inn’s custom-designed banquet room and wedding garden with Appalachian Mountain views in several directions.The romantic getaway inn is an ideal place for many types of ceremonies. We offer free use of furnishings (linens, tables, chairs, china and so on from our sizable but not comprehensive stock) when you rent our Wedding Garden and Party/Banquet Room. Start-to-finish wedding planning services and design are also free.

  • Small to medium destination weddings, receptions
  • Renewals and commitment ceremonies

    Couple with bouquet - mountain garden elopement

    Elopement in the garden

  • Garden and mountain-view marriages
  • Rehearsal dinnersElopements – easy and joyful in the wedding garden
  • Anniversary and birthday parties
  • Family gatherings and reunions
  • Showers, reunions, club banquets
  • Intimate elopements
  • Below is a general slide show showing various types of weddings at the inn
  • Our wedding gallery page contains slide shows by topic (gazebo, receptions, flowers, etc.)
  • LINK to professional photos of one of the inn’s weddings
  • Package /details/prices  page
Your day is so special we only entrust it to a team of  people with experience…
We recommend the people we’d use for our own event….

to insure your success and delight.
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