Picture Your Perfect Day

La Bella Vista is a stunning facility widely known as Central CT’s hidden gem for an incredible experience coupled with an outstanding value.

Our elegant ballrooms can host of up to 500 guests, however for weddings, we only accommodate up to 300 guests to provide an incredible yet comfortable experience for everyone. Our gorgeous outdoor courtyard can accommodate your most intimate ceremony surrounded by blooming flowers and an elegant waterfall. Our grand foyer with massive crystal chandeliers are sure to keep your guests talking about how beautiful your wedding is. With one of the largest marble dance floors in CT, your guests will be sure to celebrate the night away.

Ceremonies may be held in our private courtyard with a 30’ water feature backdrop and white pergola, surrounded by blooming flowers, shrubs and trees. Indoor ceremonies are equally as beautiful in our grand foyer showcased with high dramatic ceilings and an impressive marble turret.


La Bella Vista is THE Premier Wedding Venue in Connecticut. Every little detail was expertly handled by their staff. Our guests could not stop telling us that this was the "Greatest wedding ever!" The food was top notch, Their staff were expertly trained and the event went off without a single issue. Todd, is a hospitality guru and we cannot recommend La Bella Vista enough! V&C

The Greatest Wedding Ever!

Experience The La Bella Vista Difference


Wedding Factory? Not us. We only host one wedding at a time – YOURS.


Our reception packages allow for 6 hour reception times, longer than most venues providing more time for dancing and celebrating your wedding!


We are consistently award by The Knot, “Best of Weddings” and WeddingWire rating of 5.0 stars out of 5 from hundreds of reviews.


We proudly make authentic made-from-scratch cuisine that your guests won't soon forget. Rivaling that of a 5-star restaurant experience.  Innovative appetizers, enticing entrees, interactive dessert stations and displays that make for a culinary experience that tastes as good as it looks! Yes, we ask guests what temperature they would like their filet prepared. 


With a neutral aesthetic, champagne chiavari chairs, your choice of linen colors & up-lighting that syncs with the music after the party starts will sure to keep your guests talking about how beautiful and fun your wedding was.


We are a full-service reception venue, providing our own catering facility set-up, experienced service and culinary staff, complete coordination of your entire day, and recommendation of quality and service-oriented preferred bridal vendors.


We pride ourselves on not being a “wedding factory,” so we may focus our attention on delivering the wedding of your vision, enjoyment of your very special day, and commitment to FUN!


A personal Maître D’ for the bridal party on your wedding day. Personal planning from booking through planning & detailing and day-of delivery. An exceptional, professionally-trained culinary and wait staff.


Our upstairs bridal loft overlooking the Grand Foyer is exclusive to your bridal party. Complete with two dedicated suites, a bridal attendant ensuring you have everything you need, beverage service and hors d’oeuvres exclusive for the bridal party. 

Personal Tour & Consultation

We cordially extend an invitation to join us for a personal tour of our magnificent venue, to review our wedding packages and answer all of your questions. 

Our Courtyard

Our courtyard provides the perfect setting for an outdoor wedding ceremony and reception.

The arch pergola provides a gorgeous backdrop accompanied by beautiful water features for you to exchange your vows. The spacious yet intimate courtyard can accommodate up to 200 chairs for your ceremony.

Not only is it utilized for ceremonies but also offers wonderful space to enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres outside. The courtyard conveniently connects to our indoor cocktail lounge and is easily accessible for your guest’s enjoyment.

Our Grand Foyer

Our Grand Foyer welcomes guests with an remarkable ambiance.

You will be astounded by our Grand Foyer with its extraordinary crystal chandeliers. This space offers dramatic high ceilings, a marvelous mirrored fireplace, a large marble bar and soaring marble turret for breath taking photos. In the event of inclement weather, the Grand Foyer can accommodate a beautiful indoor ceremony up to 200 seated guests.

Our Grand Ballroom

Our Grand Ballroom is perfect to host your Fairy Tale Wedding.

An exquisite marble dance floor, elegant sheer ceiling drapery, Romantic chandeliers accompanied with champagne Chiavari chairs are just a few portrayals of our elegant Grand Ballroom. This space also offers an additional bar for your guests to enjoy during your reception. Explore why this space is the perfect venue to host your unforgettable wedding.

Our Cocktail Lounge

Your guests will be overwhelmed with our extensive cocktail and hors d’oeurves selections.

Our cocktail lounge offers the perfect venue for your guests’ maximum enjoyment by offering ample seating and high-top tables throughout while they devour hors d'oeuvres. This glamorous space is adjacent to the grand ballroom that is divided by an elegant sheer curtain and offers convenient access to the outdoor courtyard. The cocktail lounge also transforms into a surprise finish for your guests after dinner for a spectacular dessert finish of your choice.

Our Bridal Suites & Loft

Everything You And Your Bridal Party Need To Prepare For Your Big Day.

At La Bella Vista we offer two dedicated bridal suites to our couples getting married. Our bridal suites are located in the second floor loft that overlooks the dramatic Grand Foyer. Upon arrival, your very own Bridal Attendant will welcome the Bridal Party with hors d'oeuvres and cocktails.

The second we toured the venue we knew this was OUR spot! Our wedding day was amazing and beyond what we could have ever imagined and it was thanks to the amazing staff at La Bella Vista. Our guests are still raving about the service, FOOD, venetian table, and beautiful venue. Thank you La Bella Vista for making our dream wedding come true. 

– Elisabeth & Michael

Most Asked Questions

Yes! We offer beautiful ceremony spaces both indoors and outside. Our ceremony fee includes up to 200 ceremony chairs, music, wireless microphone and in house speaker system, a one-hour rehearsal and all on-site coordination. We’ll walk you through everything.

You would provide an officiate to perform your ceremony. We have excellent recommendations for you.

Just one, yours. If you don’t have exclusive venue rental and your reception is in the large ballroom or small ballroom only, there may be another event taking place but it would not be another wedding.

A 150 adult guest minimum and the selection of one of our Premium Packages guarantee exclusive use of our entire venue. A minimum of 200 guests with our Traditional Package will also guarantee exclusive use.

Exclusive venue rental provides you with a beautiful cocktail hour lounge that is separate from your reception space.

We typically begin Weddings on Friday and Saturday between 5:00pm - 6:00pm.

Saturday Daytime Receptions are 11:00am-4:00pm with a 10:30am Ceremony start time if you’re getting married at La Bella Vista.

Sundays offer very flexible start times and may begin mid-day or evening.

We offer Bridal Food Tastings periodically. If you’re already booked with La Bella Vista, you’ll receive one complimentary food tasting to help plan your wedding day menu. There is a charge if you’d like to bring additional guests.

We are your wedding coordinators, providing you with a seamless experience with all on site coordination. When you book with La Bella Vista, your sales coordinator will follow you through all communication beginning with your tour to all meetings including being here on your wedding day.

You will not need a wedding planner for on-site details. We’ll provide you with all the experienced advice, vendor suggestions, and guidance you’ll need to make your wedding planning one of ease.

Kids ages 4-12 and your Vendors are half price after your guaranteed adult minimum is met. Kids 3 and under not ordering their own meal are free.

Kids can order chicken fingers and French fries or one of the entrée choices you’ve selected for your guests. Your vendors will be asked their entrée preference on your wedding day.

Yes! We’ve curated a collection of the areas most trusted professionals to help with you with the planning of your dream wedding. Our preferred vendors are carefully selected for their professionalism and utmost care.

Our Preferred Vendor List is available upon request.

Friday Evening - Vista 1
125 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Friday Holiday - Vista 1 & 2
150 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Saturday Morning - Vista 2
75 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Saturday Evening - Vista 1 & 2
150 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Saturday Holiday - Vista 1 & 2
150 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Sunday Afternoon - Vista 1
100 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Sunday Evening - Vista 1
125 Adult Minimum Guarantee

Sunday Holiday - Vista 1 & 2
150 Adult Minimum Guarantee

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