Fort William Country Club

1350 Mountain Rd P7J 1C2 Thunder Bay (Ontario) Map
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About Fort William Country Club

Fort William Country Club is a Thunder Bay-based venue that specializes in hosting lovely wedding celebrations and other events on it's manicured golfing grounds. Not only does this club provide the ideal setting to host your special event, but it is also a leader in the Thunder Bay food and beverage industry which guarantees quality food service for your reception. If you are planning your big day in this area, consider this venue for your big bash!

Facilities and capacity

This venue offers couples 3,000 square feet of event space to use for their ceremony and reception. The Norwester Ballroom is the largest event space which offers a classic setting for receptions and all the equipment you will need for a great party for up to 200 guests. A number of separate breakout rooms that can accommodate anywhere from 15 to 100 guests can also be used.

Services offered

Fort William Country Club offers brides and grooms various services that cater to their special event. These services include the following:

  • Catering / Bar
  • Liability insurance
  • Set up / Clean up
  • Outside vendors

Cuisine

This venue combines traditional hospitality with all the luxury amenities you can find that add to your convenience. The culinary team can customize your wedding menu and includes the following options:

  • Buffet
  • Dessert
  • Outside cake
  • Server(s)
  • Cocktail reception
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Plated
  • Stations

Other services

Fort William Country Club is also available for other special occasions. The other services offered include:

  • Meetings
  • Social events
  • Golf tournaments

History

Founded in 1923 by the late Dr. M.B Dean, Fort William Country Club was once a 100-acre farm. Over the years it was developed into a nine-hole golf course which was inaugurated in the spring of 1926 for the first time and to the general public in 1964.

  • Number of guests From 1 to 160
  • Maximum Capacity 180
  • Type Banquet hall, country club, restaurant
  • Style Classic, country
  • Event Services Catering / bar, clean up, event rentals, liability insurance, outside vendors, set up
  • Reception Site Fee - Peak Season C$ 1.00
  • Plated Service (per head) C$ 54.00
More information

More information about Fort William Country Club

  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    10
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    3
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal shower
    Engagement party
    Rehearsal dinner
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail reception
    Dessert
    Family style
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside cake
    Plated
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash bar
    Champagne toast
    House beer
    House wine
    House liquor
    Liquor license
    Open bar
    Premium liquor
    Signature drink
    Outside alcohol
    Specialty beer
    Specialty wine
  • What event items are available?
    Audio equipment
    Dance floor
    Furniture
    Chairs
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Chocolate fountain
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    C$ 1
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    C$ 500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    C$ 500
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Set up
    Clean up
    Chairs
    Tables
    Linens
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Parking
  • What is the average catering price per person for buffet service?
    C$ 43
  • What is the average catering price per person for stations?
    C$ 20
  • What is the average catering price per person for hors d'oeurves?
    C$ 20
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Server(s)
    Dessert
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    C$ 8
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Open bar
    House beer
    Specialty beer
    House wine
    Specialty wine
    House liquor
    Premium liquor
    Signature drink
    Bartenders

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2 Reviews for Fort William Country Club


5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Response time 5.0
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  • [Anonymous] Married on 21/11/2015

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Kelli Foglia is great to work with and was able to meet our every request! Going to use her services for every function I require!

    Sent on 02/03/2015
  • [Anonymous] Married on 04/07/2015

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Keli was wonderful to work with. She gave excellent suggestions as to what has worked with past weddings. She is very prompt in returning emails and phone calls.

    Sent on 20/07/2015

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