Weddings – Whitewater Santee

Weddings

The historic Middleburg estate, located along the banks of the East Branch of the Cooper River in Huger, South Carolina, provides a unique and timeless setting for your wedding day.

The property features 326 acres of green space as well as river access, trails, wildlife viewing, and recreation. The estate includes four historical homes that can accommodate up to 28 guests.

Venues

Middleburg is highlighted by a number of outdoor locations within the property that are ideally suited for weddings of all sizes.

Front Lawn

Middleburg welcomes all visitors with a live oak drive that leads to the estate’s Front Lawn and historic Main House. The house blends with the iconic Spanish moss-lined oak corridor to create an idyllic gathering space for ceremonies or cocktail hours.

  • August 2023 - Middleburg Staged Wedding Shoot

Back Lawn

Enjoy classic Lowcountry scenery around the estate as well as vibrant sunsets over the Cooper River in the evenings. The Back Lawn offers spectacular views of the property and Reflection Pond, direct access to three homes on the main campus, and a handmade brick fireplace that incorporates elements from Middleburg’s original stables.

  • August 2023 - Middleburg Staged Wedding Shoot

Side Lawn

The Side Lawn, an ideal location for ceremonies and photography sessions, is highlighted by Middleburg’s largest live oak and serves as a premier location on the property to enjoy sunrise and sunset.

  • August 2023 - Middleburg Staged Wedding Shoot

Spaces

Find the ideal location to unwind, prepare, and celebrate on your special day. Middleburg has a variety of charming accommodations available for you to create lifelong memories in.

Back Patio

The Back Patio, located at the back of the Main House, provides shade from the sun and heat while guests begin their celebrations. This area works well with events on the back lawn and in the main house.

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Groom's Suite

In the comfortable and spacious Commissary, groomsmen can gather and prepare for the day’s events. The house is on the east side of the property, with plenty of privacy from the main complex. The Commissary has a large common area, a full kitchen, two bedrooms/bathrooms, and a large television.

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Bridal Suite

The 325-year-old Main House is a timeless and iconic Middleburg landmark. The house retains many original features and elements while also providing modern comfort for guests. The Main House has four bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms, a full kitchen, and a living room – an ideal location for wedding preparations.

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Accommodations

Middleburg’s overnight accommodations include a total of 10 bedrooms and 8.5 bathrooms, divided across four separate buildings, and are available for rent as part of your wedding package.

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Bar Packages

As part of your wedding experience, Whitewater is pleased to provide full-service bar packages. To meet the needs of your event, multiple tiers are available with a variety of beverage options.

Pricing includes bartenders, 3 hours of open bar, bar supplies, and ice.

View full list of beverage offerings here.

Tier One

Includes:

  • 3 domestic beers (select)
  • 1 craft beer
  • 1 cider or seltzer (select)
  • Wine: red, white, rose, and sparkling

$14pp

Tier Two

Includes:

  • 3 domestic beers (full list)
  • 1 craft beer
  • 1 cider or seltzer (full list)
  • Wine: red, white, rose, and sparkling

$16pp

Tier Three

Includes:

  • 4 craft & domestic beers (full list)
  • 1 cider or seltzer (full list)
  • Wine: red, white, rose, and sparkling

$18pp