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Preserving History; The Colonial Inn Gets a Beautiful Makeover

The Colonial Inn Hillsborough, NC Wedding Venue Awaits Your Wedding Party 

The Colonial Inn in Hillsborough is undergoing an incredible transformation. Soon, it will be opening as a hotel and wedding venue! The historic venue will be a 28-room boutique hotel with event-center space and a bar open to the public. With its beautiful oak beams, stunning porch and a honeymoon luxury suite, we know it’s going to be spectacular! At this autumn-themed styled shoot, NC wedding vendors Morgan Caddell Photography, Harmony Weddings & Events, Beau Catering and Sugar Euphoria came together to create a magical day at the Colonial Inn. 

Preserving the Past and Creating New Memories at The Colonial Inn

The Colonial Inn’s event space will seat about 125 people. The room, with its expansive mirrors, is a perfect spot for your wedding ceremony, bridal party or reception. Its trendy bar has wingback chairs and brass cocktail holders. On top of that, antique brass will be threaded throughout the interior design. There is also plenty of gorgeous space outside The Colonial Inn for your ceremony or reception to take place. Between the main building and its annex, a courtyard will be decorated with southern flora and fauna. Finally, how could we forget the porch, the Colonial Inn’s most notable and recognizable feature– ideal for wedding party photos or cocktail hour!

Soon, the amazing space will open to the public and you will be able to view first-hand the chic light fixtures and plush furniture. There will be seven rooms on the second level of the main building. These will be unique spaces of different designs, sizes and shapes. The new design of The Colonial Inn is neoclassical, comfortable, warm and accommodating. In addition, the honeymoon suite has a private entrance, living room space, bar cart and an upholstered sectional sofa. The bedroom will have beautiful fixtures and floating nightstands. Couples can also enjoy the jacuzzi room, which has a self-heating jacuzzi tub with Bluetooth speakers and a TV. 

The Colonial Inn has occupied a spot on King Street since the 1800s. The landmark is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Furthermore, it is the only antebellum hotel in Hillsborough that still exists. The building is an important piece of history since it has lasted through successful years, wartime and harsh economic times. 

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Exquisitely Told Love Stories by Morgan Caddell Photography 

Morgan Caddell Photography captures the beautiful essence of the Colonial Inn. Morgan’s style, with its deep warm tones and high contrast pairs well with the accommodating atmosphere and the rich history of the venue. She told the love stories of the three couples at the styled shoot exquisitely. 

If you seek a wedding photographer who can capture strong details and evoke rich emotion, Morgan Caddell is the photographer for you. Her editing adds the perfect amount of drama and vibrance. In addition, she will give you images that will remain beautiful for decades to come. 

Harmony Weddings & Events – Plan Your Personalized and Seamlessly Run Wedding at The Colonial Inn

Let Harmony Weddings make your day at the Colonial Inn run as smoothly as possible. Specialists in NC wedding and event coordination, Harmony Weddings & Events will walk alongside you on your unique wedding journey. The family-owned business allows you to experience the joy of watching your love story unfold through the details of your wedding. 

Harmony weddings believes that a beautiful wedding can be created on any budget, based on the values and expectations of each couple. In addition, all NC couples that plan to work with this company can expect to build an authentic relationship and meaningful celebration. Harmony Weddings & Events will propose a custom-fit event planning package to serve your needs

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An Array of Deliciousness by Beau Catering and Sugar Euphoria

Delightful hors d’oeuvres and decadent sweets galore. Beau Catering and Sugar Euphoria always go above and beyond with both presentation and taste. They certainly did not disappoint at the Colonial Inn shoot. 

The spread of fall-inspired appetizers and charcuterie boards were made by Beau Catering. The catering company uses local, fresh ingredients and is known for creating custom wedding meals. Head Chef and owner Beau Bennett is a believer in simple recipes that allow the fresh, quality ingredients to shine. Beau and his team have an incredible reputation among Triangle Area wedding vendors. With Beau, you’re guaranteed a meal that’s perfectly suited to your wedding vision.

Sugar Euphoria’s array of glorious sweets were the icing on the cake…but really! Check out that unique black wedding cake. Sugar Euphoria designs sweets that are the center of the most memorable and joyous moments of your life. Whether you choose a stand-alone wedding cake or a dessert buffet like what you can see here, the bakery’s creations will wow your guests. Owner Randi Smith and her team’s confectionery creations begin with natural, locally-sourced ingredient. The result is an editorial aesthetic, full of bold, yet romantic accents.

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Looking for more catering and sweets inspiration? Take a look at the array of deliciousness from Beau Catering in the blog called Dipped in Honey, Jewel Tone Wedding Design by C and D Events at The Parlour at Manns Chapel. Then, don’t forget the desserts; see more of Sugar Euphoria’s creations in Laid-Back Luxury: Lucky Strike Suite Event Venue on Durham’s Golden Belt Campus

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