​​​​​​​​Whispering Pine Plantation in Amelia is a quiet and lovely site to host your outdoor wedding celebration or special event, nestled in the heart of the Virginia countryside.   This elegant southern estate was built in 2008, by the owner, Tyrone Ashman, a lifelong Amelia resident, and provides your wedding day with a tranquil atmosphere and stunning views of fields of gold and green surrounded by a forest of pine trees on acres and acres of property.  The home is as beautiful as it is comfortable with seven bedrooms, a full-equipped kitchen, wrap-around porch with a gorgeous outdoor pool, patio, pavilion and so much more.   If you ever imagined your wedding day outdoors under a wedding arch with a majestic pine tree background....then you will find it at Whispering Pine.  In the true sense of southern hospitality, we want you to relax on our porches and enjoy the view.  Our sincere goal is to make your wedding day something very special to remember.  

Spend an unforgettable weekend with the most important people in your life.  You can host all of your activities from rehearsal dinner to brunch.  Onsite accommodations are available with our packages.   You and your guests will appreciate the tranquility and beauty of Whispering Pine and all that it has to offer.  We are located 40 miles from Richmond and Chester, 90 miles from Fredericksburg and 76 miles from Charlottesville.  

Not only do we host weddings and elopements, but we also love hosting bridal showers, baby showers, birthday and anniversary celebrations, weekend family reunions, luncheons, holiday parties

Whispering Pine Plantation is owned and operated by the Ashman Family.

Welcome to Whispering Pine Plantation


Dear Couples,

We know that you are worried about planning for the upcoming year.  Sadly, the current situation is affecting us all.  We are monitoring safety guidelines, recommendations and updates closely.  We are here for you and ready to answer all your planning questions, provide you with an appropriate socially distant tour and assist you with planning your special event.  We look forward to seeing you soon.



A modern Elopement Wedding is a small, intimate wedding.  As plans have changed for brides and grooms because of COVID-19 in the last few months, you may have had to move your wedding day celebration but you would still like to get married to your special someone and have your reception later.  We can provide a beautiful outdoor space here at Whispering Pine for twenty (20) or more of your family and friends.

All Inclusive Wedding Package - $1,500:

Three-hour venue rental

  • 30 minutes for Bridal suite for Bride to Dress and Touch-up Hair and Make-up
  • 3 hours at the Wedding Venue
  • Choose your Wedding Day & Time – all seven days a week available
  • Choice of three (3) Marriage Officiants
  • Onsite Wedding & Venue Coordinator
  • Decorated Wedding Arch & Venue
  • Wedding Music with small speaker for aisle walk
  • Decorated reception area around pool and patio with tables, chairs & centerpieces
  • Small 8 inch Wedding Cake with 10 cupcakes (choice of flavor) by LaTonya Cakes

Add Ons:

Champagne Toast - $85
Catered Meal by Fodrey Catering Concepts starting at $10 pp
Bar set up – includes bartender, cups, ice – responsible party supplies beer or wine - $150
Florist – can provide wedding bouquet and additional flower décor – price tbd
Two-hour professional Photographer starting at $450
Melodious Strings Elopement Package - $300 - Our elopement solo violin or solo cello package provides:

  • Up to 20 minutes of prelude music • Music for processionals • Music during the ceremony itself if desired • Music for the recessionals
  •  • Up to 15 minutes of postlude/guest exit music after the recessionals; also, Melodious Strings will take three song requests in advance from the bride and groom.

Feel free to bring some of your own special decorations, music, photographer, etc.   Make your own music on your phone “Wedding Playlist” to play on speaker. We can discuss how to make your day even more special.  Inclement weather – you can marry under our wedding tent.

Signed contract required with $400 deposit.   Balance due 48 hours before wedding.  Additional fees added for changes to inclusive package made.   Special event insurance required and ABC License if you choose to have alcohol.

Contact:  Annmarie, Wedding & Event Coordinator at 804-621-3489 or