Hire A Venue

Waterville and Verdmont, two of our most attractive and interesting properties, are available for private functions. These beautiful old homes are the perfect setting for your dinner party, wedding reception or other special event. The buildings and grounds offer a magical ambiance and an unforgettable experience. We provide the location; you determine the event. A guide can be made available for tours of the Trust property during your function. Please email Jordan Smith jsmith@bnt.bm for pricing and availability.


Looking for a special place to host an afternoon lunch or garden tea party? How about a unique setting for cocktails or dinner? Both Waterville and Verdmont have well-tended grounds you are sure to love. We can even serve as the venue for your wedding reception.

At Waterville: maximum of 200 people

At Verdmont: maximum of 200 people


Make your day very special in a delightful garden setting. Waterville, an exceptional 18th century Bermuda house surrounded by lush grounds which include a gazebo and formal rose garden, is a hidden treasure on the outskirts of Hamilton. Verdmont, at the top of Collector's Hill in Smith's parish with sweeping views of the South Shore, is another treasure sure to make your memorable day unique. 


For a more intimate setting for afternoon tea or cocktails or candlelit dinner:      

Waterville has a drawing room complete with fireplace available for your use: maximum of 30 people

Verdmont, a 300-year old mansion, is a unique venue for an indoor event: dinner maximum of 45 people, cocktails maximum 60 people.

Alternatively, the Trust has several friends willing to share their lovely homes for your private cocktails and dinner: maximum of 30 people.


With two adjoining rooms, Verdmont provides a unique historic setting for chamber music concerts or specialized talks: maximum of 60 people.


A special VIP tour of Verdmont can also be arranged with champagne and canapés or other refreshments, as you prefer. Arrangements are subject to the National Trust's discretion. For more information on Waterville and Verdmont, please see the Museums & Historic Buildings page.

Costs are subject to change depending on the type of function and location. To reserve a venue or to find out more about our services, please call:

Tel: (441) 236-6483

Email: palmetto@bnt.bm