Special Events

The Premier Special Event Hall on Cape Ann

Conveniently located on Boston’s North Shore, in the quintessential coastal village of Essex, “The best celebration ever” stories begin at our Cape Ann, MA, function hall, the award-winning Essex Room! Contact us by phone or email today, to book your special events. We provide a free consultation and tour of our beautiful facilities!


  • The Essex Room sits right on the salt marshes of scenic Cape Ann, MA
  • One turn off Rt.128 on Boston’s North Shore
  • Total privacy
  • Ample Parking
  • Ramp Accessible
  • All tables, chairs, linens, set up and torn down
  • A private lobby for check-ins, ticket sales, break out room
  • A private retro bar
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Versatile setups
  • Private Room for speakers/staff
  • On-site Chef, to tailor your menu; from a continental breakfast and sandwiches to a full-service dinner
  • A large outdoor area for breakout sessions or clambakes
  • Woodman’s of Essex is only a few steps away.
  • Essex River Cruises
  • A special events coordinator
  • A private after-meeting bar that holds 170 people, with pool and ping pong table, dart boards, and stage. A great place to relax. Featured in the new Larry David film “Clear History”