Compass Rose Suites | Wedding Venue

November 8, 2022

Everything you need to know about hosting your wedding at Compass Rose Suites in Prince Edward County

bride walking at Compass Rose Suites in Prince Edward County

Prince Edward County Featured Wedding Venue

Compass Rose Suites is a modern farmhouse style wedding venue located 10 minutes outside of Picton, Prince Edward County. This venue is set on 100 acres of land and includes a two-night stay in their on-site accommodation in all wedding packages. 

Our couples who have chosen Compass Rose Suites for their wedding day tell us that having the beautiful modern farmhouse to themselves and the freedom to completely customize their wedding experience are the biggest reasons they would recommend this venue. If you’re looking for complete privacy for your event- this is the venue for you. Below you will find all the information you need to decide if Compass Rose Suites is the perfect place for your intimate wedding gathering.

On-site Accommodation

Modern Farmhouse

bride laughs while making wedding mimosas

Compass Rose Suites Modern Farmhouse has three elegantly furnished suites in addition to a full kitchen, stunning Great Room and many secluded outdoor spaces to enjoy (accommodation for up to 12 guests). Accommodation is provided from 3PM the day before your wedding, until 12PM the day after your wedding. 

 

The Farmhouse is bright with plenty of natural light – a photographer’s dream. It’s perfect for hosting your intimate reception/welcome dinner the evening before your wedding (speak to Compass Rose for information on hosting your rehearsal dinner of up to 20 people on-site), for soaking up time with your closest pals, and for a slow morning post-wedding. 

bride and groom get ready together compass rose suites

Having exclusive use of the property means you can relax and enjoy time with your chosen people, have your first look anywhere on the premises (no onlookers unless they’re invited), and wander back safely to your accommodation after your evening of celebrating. Enquire with Compass Rose Suites for more information on the option of glamping/camping on-site for additional guests.

If you’re feeling outdoorsy take some time to explore the 25 acres of forest, and 75 acres of regenerating meadow and fields. There are 4km of trails for you to explore at your leisure- heaven!


Locations at Compass Rose Suites for your Wedding Ceremony & Reception

Glass Greenhouse

intimate wedding reception dinner in greenhouse at compass rose suites

The Greenhouse can be used for your intimate ceremony or reception or as a relaxing space for guests during cocktail hour. Surrounded by gorgeous gardens this space feels at one with nature, with the convenience of being able to close the doors to the elements. Space for 20 people seated, 30 people standing. 


Barn 

The Barn can be used for your ceremony, reception or relaxing space for guests during cocktail hour. The cathedral ceilings and rough-hewn pine floors suggest rustic charm, with the modern convenience of four beautiful bathrooms offering wheelchair accessibility. Space for 90 people seated, 150 people standing. 

Compass Rose Suites Barn interior with cozy couch setup for weddings

Meadow Ceremony Site

compass rose suites meadow ceremony site for weddings

Overlooking a field of wildflowers, this ceremony site has a copper arbor ready for a floral installation of your dreams and wooden bench seating for your guests. You can also opt to bring in your own arbor to be styled by your florist. 


Forest Ceremony Site

unplugged ceremony sign at forest wedding compass rose suites

A short walk or golf cart ride into the forest brings you to a beautiful clearing. There is something really special about being surrounded by the tall trees as the wind gently whispers through the leaves. You have access to French wine barrels and benches for ceremony seating at this site as well. 


Fire Pit

Large fire pit for you and your guests to enjoy. Cozy natural rock bench seating. Inclusive of firewood, and blankets for folks who want to be extra cozy. Perfect for gathering during cocktail hour, or after dinner as the sun sets beyond the horizon. 

bride and groom first dance in the greenhouse at compass rose in pec

Tent

For larger weddings you have the option of renting a Tent (this one is from Gervais Rentals) which can seat up to 150 people. Tent rental is not included in Compass Rose Suites pricing.


Why Compass Rose Suites is a dream destination for your Prince Edward County wedding:

  1. Compass Rose Suites has beautiful on-site accommodation for up to 12 people, with the option of more via glamping/camping.
  2. Natural beauty of the landscape and exclusive use of their extensive property. No unexpected visitors partaking in your event.
  3. Compass Rose Suites is committed to diversity and inclusion, offering a safe space for all kinds of love. Check out their Rainbow Apparel and support the Rainbow Railroad here
  4. Strong partnerships with vendors including Catering, Bar Service, Photography, Tent Rentals, Florals and Decor. 
  5. The people. The team at Compass Rose Suites are such warm and inviting souls. We feel so honored to work alongside them to bring our couples wedding experience to life.

Additional Accommodation near Compass Rose Suites

For more recommendations check out our blog post Where to Stay in Prince Edward County. You’ll find all our favorite boutique Prince Edward County Inns and Motels as well as our favorite Airbnbs for groups of all sizes. 


Click here to read about how Kaylie and Ryan hosted their intimate elopement at Compass Rose Suites in 2022.

Compass Rose Suites
575 Crowes Rd, 
Milford, ON K0K 2P0

By Email: [email protected]
Instagram: @compassrosepec

wide angle view of greenhouse and farmhouse at compass rose suites

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