Built in 1929, the historic Maxwelton Braes Lodge and Golf Course is located in beautiful Baileys Harbor, Wisconsin on the south end of town near the shores of Lake Michigan. Situated in the middle of a gorgeous 18-hole golf course, it offers sweeping views of Door County beauty in any season.  Since the 1930s people have come to Maxwelton Braes to exchange vows, create memories, and rekindle romances. With two ceremony locations, onsite lodging, golf, tennis, and pickle ball courts, Maxwelton can host any size event. In addition to onsite recreation, the Lodge features an onsite restaurants serving breakfast, lunch and dinner by some of Door County’s best chefs. We have the resources to allow your guests complete relaxation without ever leaving the property.


  • Onsite Lodging with 11 lodge rooms & cottages
  • Disounted golf for guests staying at the lodge.
  • Regulation- sized tennis and pickle ball court.
  • Onsite catering by Thyme Cuisine, offering a wide selection of menu options.
  • Outdoor gas fire pit
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Thyme Cuisine.
  • Horseshoe pit & an area for lawn games
  • Outdoor reception space on the Stone Patio
  • Indoor reception space in the Lodge

Outdoor Weddings ~ Door County

The Grove

Make a Grand Entrance through the stone lodge door and walk down the aisle to  exchange vows under a grove of maple and chestnut trees.

Stone Patio

With the backdrop of Maxwelton Braes golf course, exchange vows and host an outdoor reception or cocktail hour on the stone patio, surrounded by a wrought iron fence.

Indoor Weddings:  The Lodge Mainroom / Wedding Hall

Located upstairs in Maxwelton Braes, the Lodge Mainroom features exposed beams and a historic fireplace. With a rental of Maxwelton, you can enjoy the entire second floor with seating in the mainroom for  170*, a dance floor, baby grand piano, and cocktail area with a large private bar.

*we are able to accommodate larger groups, please inquire for details.

*a two night minimum room block minimum is required for weekend weddings.

7680 HIGHWAY 57