No matter what wedding you’ve been dreaming of, the Hudson Valley and Catskills have a place for you. Here’s a run-down of some amazing wedding locations to fit any style:
No matter what your style or what type of wedding you’ve been dreaming of, the Hudson Valley and Catskills have exactly what you’re looking for.Here’s a run down of some of our amazing wedding locations.
1796 HOUSE AT THE INN AT THE RIDGE Gardiner, 845-895-9251, innattheridge.com
This beautiful, homey B&B is in a private and quiet rural location with a newly built pergola and 16 blueberry bushes in its patch. This charming country venue with a barn is perfect for a rustic, intimate wedding, and there are many activities available for every season. See the lotus pond, relax on the tree swing, or lounge on Adirondack chairs, and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Shawangunk Mountains. Or, shop locally in nearby Wallkill, Gardiner, and New Paltz.
1850 HOUSE INN & TAVERN Rosendale, 845-658-7800, the1850house.com
This historic boutique hotel is located in the town of Rosendale, in the heart of the Hudson Valley. It is the perfect location for an intimate wedding celebration. Whether it’s just the two of you or 60 of your closest friends and family, their brand new deck overlooking the Rondout Creek is a perfect choice for your wedding celebration. With ten comfortable guestrooms and modern amenities, the 1850 House Inn balances the old with the new to make your event everything you want it to be
ASHOKAN DREAMS West Shokan, 845-657-2312, ashokandreams.com
Have your dream wedding at this historic Catskill Mountains estate with breathtaking mountain and reservoir views in a quiet country setting. B&B suites and the lodge are decorated in a rustic comfort style reminiscent of the Adirondack great camps. Ashokan Dreams has an extraordinary mountainside setting with views of the Catskills, the Ashokan Reservoir, and the Berkshires. It is surely one of the most special places on earth for your special event.
THE BEEKMAN ARMS/DELAMATER INN Rhinebeck, 845-876-7077, beekmandelamaterinn.com
These two inns are located in the historic village of Rhinebeck. There are 80 delightful rooms, many with fireplaces in both historic and newer buildings. The Beekman Arms, America’s oldest continuously operating inn, has 23 rooms. Just one block away, the Delamater Inn has 57 rooms surrounding a garden courtyard. Both provide an elegant, romantic atmosphere while retaining an incredible historic feel.
BELLEAYRE MOUNTAIN Highmount, 845-254-6129, belleayre.com
Let the natural landscape be the backdrop on your special day or have an intimate ceremony in front of the grand fireplace in one of our rustic lodges.Say your vows at the Summit Lodge, with a chairlift ride to the top, Overlook lodge, The Great Room, Discovery lodge or the fountain full of flowers at the beach. The scenery, no matter the location will provide a fantastic experience that everyone will remember.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Kingston, 845-338-0400, bwpkingston.com
Catskill Mountain beauty surrounds this modern, impressive hotel and conference center. With 208 guest rooms and over 8,000 square feet of banquet space, Best Western Plus offers premiere event space plus the capacity to accommodate wedding guests traveling to the region. Their experienced team of event planners will provide a personal touch in making your wedding dreams come true.
BUTTERMILK FALLS INN & SPA Milton, 845-795-1310, buttermilkfallsinn.com
The vast reception patio with its broad Hudson River vista is available for up to seven hours until 10pm (in accordance with local zoning restrictions). The Barn at Buttermilk, a warm, inviting space, is versatile enough to be transformed into the epitome of country elegance or a welcoming space for large, casual gatherings. Catering services are provided through Henry’s at the Farm, their restaurant.
CAPTAIN SCHOONMAKER’S BED & BREAKFAST High Falls, 845-687-7946, captainschoonmakers.com
Located in the quaint and beautiful town of High Falls, Captain Schoonmaker’s Bed & Breakfast is available for small events and weddings. Situated on ten acres—eight of which are landscaped—with a historic 1760 stone house, two seasonal waterfalls, a rushing mountain trout stream, and the remains of a stone gristmill, it’s a perfect spot for any outdoor wedding. Services available include catering, flowers, photography, music, bartending, officiating, group rates, bridal beauty services, and honeymoon packages.
CATSKILL ROSE LODGING & DINING Mount Tremper, 845-688-7100, catskillrose.com
Located in picturesque Mount Tremper, Catskill Rose is a delightful 1940s-era tavern turned into an inn. With gardens, a brick courtyard, a lovely dining room, and stylish lodging, it’s the perfect place for intimate on-site weddings and celebrations completely tailored to your needs. Custom wedding cakes serving up to 400 guests are also available. Contact owners and chefs Peter and Rose for more information.
CATSKILL ANIMAL SANCTUARY Saugerties, 845-336-8447, casanctuary.org/weddingvv
The Homestead is a beautifully renovated pre-Civil War residence located on the grounds of the Catskill Animal Sanctuary. Both have wonderful photo opportunities and will provide a memorable experience for you and your guests. The Homestead is available for events of up to 30 people inside or 50 people outside. For more information, please email Lisa Jackson at email@example.com, or call to check availability and start planning your special day.
COPAKE COUNTRY CLUB & THE BARN AT COPAKE LAKE Copake Lake, 845-454-1490, 518-325-0019, copakecountryclub.com, thebarnatcopakelake.com
Copake Country Club and The Barn at Copake Lake are must-see venues for those seeking a laid-back wedding weekend surrounded by nature. With rustic yet chic indoor decor and amazing views, both properties will instantly set the tone for a unique, memorable experience. They can provide personalized service with an on-site coordinator and catering by a CIA-trained chef. The beautiful spaces and options to customize your entire event creates a one-of-a-kind celebration.
CRESTED HEN FARMS High Falls, 845-687-2050, crestedhenfarms.com
Crested Hen Farms provides the ideal site for a rustic and organic yet sophisticated and elegant wedding or other special event. It is located just 90 minutes by car or bus north of New York City, at the base of Mohonk Mountain. Nestled on the banks of the Rondout Creek, the farm sits in the middle of 32+ acres. The circa 1830 English-Dutch dairy barn has been carefully repurposed, resulting in a 3,000-square-foot special event space with soaring ceilings supported by original hand hewn beams. The venue is available from mid-spring through mid-autumn.
ELMROCK INN Stone Ridge, 845-687-4492, elmrockinnevents.com
Whether you envision a destination wedding or a smaller, more intimate gathering, ElmRock Inn is a perfect setting for an elegant farm-style wedding in the Hudson Valley. The beautiful gazebo is an ideal place for a romantic ceremony. Afterwards, mingle with your guests over cocktails on the bluestone patio amidst the locust grove, followed by a reception on the great lawn. Culminate the festivities with a late-night bonfire. Their experienced, professional staff is ready to assist you in arranging an event to remember, from beginning to the perfect ending.
EMERSON RESORT & SPA Mount Tremper, 845-688-2828 ext. 7611, emersonresort.com
Celebrate your day surrounded by the beauty of the famed Catskill Mountains. In addition to premium accommodations, spectacular views of the mountains and the Esopus Creek, and many amenities for your special event, they provide stunning indoor and outdoor options and a veteran event team with over 20 years of experience in helping couples create the day of their dreams. An Emerson wedding also includes on-site catering using freshly prepared and locally sourced menu items.
EVENTS AT MOUNT TREMPER ARTS Mount Tremper, 845-688-9893, eventsatmounttremperarts.com
Take over the campus of Mount Tremper Arts for an incredible wedding weekend celebration. Situated on 150 acres, Mount Tremper Arts is an artist residency space dedicated to contemporary and experimental performance. With expansive mountain views by day and starry skies at night, your rental includes lodging, a gorgeous studio, fields, gardens, and fire circles. Host multiple events over your weekend rental for no additional charge. Full wedding coordination or DIY packages available.
F.E.A.S.T AT ROUND HILL Washingtonville, 845.497.7476 feastcaterers.com
Lush gardens and fountains envelop this intimate and romantic 1800s Greek revival manor. The estate setting offers an intriguing and distinctive alternative to conventional wedding venues. Located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, this is an easy one-hour drive from Manhattan, Westchester, or northern New Jersey. At one wedding per day, the capacity, with dinner and dancing, holds 200 people.
FOUR CORNERS COUNTRY INN Mount Tremper, 845-688-3054, fourcornerscountryinn.com
Nestled in the rolling hills of the Catskills, the Four Corners Country Inn offers a perfect getaway, blending history, country charm, and comfort while catering to your every need. The Inn boasts large grounds, perfect for an intimate wedding. With eight antique-furnished rooms, it offers excellent accommodations for you and your wedding party. It’s centrally located five minutes from Phoenicia, 15 minutes from Woodstock, and 25 minutes from Saugerties or Hunter. The Inn also features a restaurant that serves French-American fare and a full cocktail bar.
HANAH MOUNTAIN RESORT & COUNTRY CLUB Margaretville, 845-586-4849, hanahcountryresort.com
At the Hanah, natural beauty can be found around every corner. Wake up to see a doe with her fawn pass by your guest room window, or watch the sun fade into the Catskill Mountains after saying your vows on the outdoor wedding deck. The staff at Hanah is prepared to handle every aspect of your wedding, from setting up your ceremony to serving a custom menu. They want to help you celebrate your love.
HISTORIC BARNS AT NIPMOOSE Eagle Bridge, 518-944-4414, nipmoosebarns.org
Perched on a knoll overlooking stunning farmland, the Nipmoose and its historic barns provide an idyllic setting for weddings. The fully restored Scottish Barn, German Barn, and Corn Crib exemplify America’s rich agricultural heritage. These magnificent barns provide a rustic yet chic backdrop for celebrations, whether elegant or casual, grand or intimate, or something in-between. Couples will be excited by the many barn options, which are all included in a single wedding event.
HISTORIC HUGUENOT STREET New Paltz, 845-255-1660, huguenotstreet.org
Make history with your wedding at one of the most significant historic sites in America, including seven stone houses that date back to the early 18th century. This national historic landmark district offers a variety of options for memorable weddings and rehearsal dinners. A non-denominational French church can accommodate up to 65 guests. The grounds behind the Deyo House, a breathtaking Victorian mansion, can accommodate tents and is just steps away from a catering kitchen.
HONORS HAVEN RESORT AND SPA Ellenville, 845- 210-1600, honorshaven.com
Situated on over 200 acres at the foothills of the Shawangunk Mountains, Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa offers breathtaking lake and mountain views. Its lakeside tent and outdoor ceremony site can accommodate up to 200 guests. Complete with 232 guests rooms, resort amenities, a spa, a golf course, and the Zephyr Lounge for possible after parties, Honor’s Haven is so much more than a reception site—It’s a destination.
HOTEL DYLAN (accommodations) Woodstock, 845-684-5422, thehoteldylan.com
Conveniently located near several wedding venues, Hotel Dylan is an ideal destination for bridal parties. When the hotel is reserved, guests can enjoy exclusive use of the grounds and prepare for the big event in complete privacy. Staff will help set up hair and makeup services and secure transportation to your venue. They can also arrange for next-day brunch services at their on-site restaurant. The staff is dedicated to making guests feel well cared for, whatever their needs might be.
HUDSON CRUISES Hudson, 518-822-1014, hudsoncruises.com
The Marika is a luxurious vessel available for private wedding cruises on the picturesque Hudson River. Her elegance, tastefully prepared cuisine, and attention to detail combine to create a perfect setting. Wedding cruises can be custom-designed, and their team is available to work with you or your planners. The location offers quick access from Amtrak trains, major airports, and metropolitan areas. They also specialize in wedding rehearsals, corporate retreats and trainings, retirement parties, birthdays, and more.
INDIAN RIDGE FARM Highland, 845-883-3208, indianridgepreserve.com
Looking for a unique location with a country style? You’ve found the right place. Indian Ridge Farm offers beautiful indoor and outdoor options for a wedding, family reunion, birthday party, christening, weekend getaway, corporate retreat, or any other event. With acres of privacy, beach entry to their lake, paddleboats, a beach volleyball court, and a large tent area, their unique offerings are perfect for any party.
INN AT KETTLEBORO New Paltz, 914-213-2487, kettleboro.com
Check out this gorgeous 1830 Dutch Colonial located on a 12-acre fruit orchard overlooking the Shawangunks and Mohonk. The Inn at Kettleboro offers the perfect venue for that intimate non-traditional affair. Either outside on the bluestone patio with the mountains as a backdrop or inside with the fireplaces glowing in the parlors and dining rooms, they will make your day memorable. They also offer four beautiful guest rooms. Stop by or call them to discuss how they can tailor that special day for you.
LIPPINCOTT MANOR Wallkill, 845-895-2474, lippincottmanor.com
Nestled in scenic Ulster County, Lippincott Manor features one of the most beautiful country-rustic settings in the Hudson Valley for outdoor weddings and private events. This unique site, situated on 15 charming acres, offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Wallkill River and Shawangunk Mountains. Owners Martin and Patricia Van Dyk pride themselves on developing close working relationships with each couple and treat every wedding as if it were their own. Celebrating only one event per day, Lippincott Manor offers a full-service facility for a one-of-a-kind Hudson Valley wedding.
MOHONK MOUNTAIN HOUSE New Paltz, 845-256-2053, mohonk.com
Picture the wedding of your dreams at Mohonk Mountain House. Their Victorian castle resort creates a romantic atmosphere that is perfect for wedding ceremonies and receptions. With over 40,000 acres of pristine forest, Lake Mohonk, and the surrounding mountains, your day promises to be extraordinary. Exchange vows in their lush gardens or the Victorian parlor, which offer unparalleled views of Lake Mohonk. Their staff will help you plan every last detail, from music and flower arrangements to cocktails and more.
NOSTRANO VINEYARDS Milton, 845-795-5473, nostranovineyards.com
Nostrano is located in the heart of the Hudson Valley wine country, where vast views of rolling hills, apple orchards, and grape vines are part of the everyday scenery. The view from their 75-acre fruit farm and vineyard is breathtaking, and the beautifully restored Pole Barn and Creekside space amongst the vineyards are equally perfect choices for a day in wine country. The property’s relaxing design and landscape makes this unique venue a charming location for any event.
NOVELLA’S NEW PALTZ New Paltz, 845-255-2122, novellasnp.com
A story is told through every special event, and Novella’s can ensure your story is played out with elegance and grace. Their professional staff is dedicated to providing magnificent service with an intense attention to detail. Located in the beautiful Hudson Valley, Novella’s is conveniently located right off the New York State Thruway and adjacent to several area hotels. Their newly renovated 9,000-square-foot facility can accommodate parties from 50 to 250.
PLATTEKILL MOUNTAIN Roxbury, 607-326-3500 ext. 116, plattekillmountainwedding.com
If you want a private Catskill mountaintop ceremony and a rustic lodge reception, Plattekill Mountain has it all. Envision making your vows high upon a mountain peak with picturesque views of the Catskill Mountain range, dining in a cozy lodge with a wraparound deck, outdoor fire pit, and bar, and enjoying an evening amongst your closest family and friends. The remote location provides a private indoor-outdoor setting, and the lodge is fully equipped with restrooms and changing rooms.
RUSTIC RIDGE VIEW FARM Kerhonkson, 203-858-3634, rusticridgeview.com
Get married on a horse farm, and dance the night away under glowing paper lanterns in a covered, open-air pavilion. Stunning 360-degree mountain views, grazing horses, and rolling pastures make this a completely unique and unforgettable venue for a ceremony and reception. There is no shutdown time, so you can keep the party going as long as you like and even pitch tents. Planning and coordination services are available to help make the best of your weekend. Venue rental includes Friday through Sunday and is open June through October.
SENATE GARAGE Kingston, 914-388-7357, senategarage.com
Senate Garage is a dramatic, industrial event venue located within the Senate House’s beautiful grounds in the heart of Uptown Kingston’s Stockade. It is a converted 1921 garage, available for weddings, corporate functions, and celebrations of all kinds. The facility holds up to 450 guests, and 2016 dates are still available.
SHADOW LAWN (accommodations) High Falls, 845-687-2302, shadowlawnny.com
Experience the charm, historic atmosphere, and unparalleled service that Shadow Lawn offers. Situated at the crest of the High Falls waterfalls, this six-acre property is celebrating its 14th wedding season and is home to a beautiful 18th century Dutch stone house and a restored 19th century barn. Beginning in 2017, the site fee will also include two private guest suites: the Summer Kitchen and the Guest Cottage. Together with accommodations available at The Sheeley House B&B next door, 22-24 guests can stay on-site for a truly memorable celebration.
THE ASHOKAN CENTER Olivebridge, 845- 657-8333, ashokancenter.org
The Ashokan Center offers an array of backdrops to stage your most memorable moments. Nestled in the Catskill Mountains, the 385 acres include soothing nature trails, stunning waterfalls, an antique covered bridge, and much more. You and your guests will be comfortable, entertained, and inspired by the magical moments you share at Ashokan. Enjoy seamless catering with their acclaimed on-site executive chef. Visit for a tour to see for yourself.
THE BELLWOOD BARN Saugerties, 845-247-6240, bellwoodbarn.com
The Bellwood Barn is a boutique venue and vacation home rental designed for intimate gatherings, unique events, group retreats, or simple weekend getaways. The property consists of 24 acres on a Saugerties cul-de-sac, just two hours from New York City. This very spacious three-bedroom/three-bathroom home with cathedral-like ceilings and 2,000+ square-feet of indoor event space is architecturally stunning and incredibly unique. Whether for an intimate venue space or simply as a quiet weekend retreat in the woods, it will certainly feel special.
THE HILL AT WRIGHTS FARM Gardiner, 845-255-5300, eatapples.com
The Hill at Wrights Farm is one of the most beautiful and secluded farm wedding locations in the Hudson Valley. The site sits on top of the highest hill on the farm, surrounded by apple and peach trees, and it offers a breathtaking view of the Shawangunk Mountains.
THE LODGE AT WINDHAM MOUNTAIN Windham, 518-310-2725, windhammountain.com
The Lodge at Windham Mountain offers spectacular Catskill Mountain views in every direction. Host your wedding with a chairlift ride to the summit, a patio ceremony, fireside cocktail hour, and an elite reception. Inside, you will find sunlit rooms with vaulted ceilings and unique spaces for your event.
THE PHOENICIAN Phoenicia, 845-688-9800, thephoeniciansteakhouse.com
Located in the charming town of Phoenicia, surrounded by the Catskill Mountains, is the Phoenician Steakhouse, a true local gem. With a party-friendly backyard situated on the Esopus Creek, a selection of steaks ranging from grass-fed to USDA prime, and a friendly tavern serving craft brews and cocktails made from locally sourced ingredients, this place has something for everyone. The indoor and outdoor catering and event areas are perfect for intimate weddings or upscale affairs.
THE ROXBURY BARN Roxbury, 607-326-4874, theroxburybarn.com
With its old-world grandeur, stunning natural environment, 164-year-old barn, lush gardens, ponds, hilltop pavilion, and enchanting pine grove, the Roxbury Barn is one of the most extraordinary and romantic settings for a Catskills wedding or elopement. Just a two-and-a-half-hour drive from New York City, the Roxbury Barn is open for events from early May through mid-October, hosting parties up to 140 persons in size.
TUTHILL HOUSE AT THE MILL Gardiner, 845-255-1527, tuthillhouse.com
A ceremony or reception on the banks of the Shawangunk Kill, surrounded by a century-old milling history from 1788, is a most astoundingly gorgeous place to say, “I Do.” Beautiful river views and the sounds of flowing water provide a tranquil backdrop, and a specialized-events team helps to arrange it all with superior service and amenities. Tuthill House is also a spectacular location for a rehearsal dinner.
VILLAS IN WOODSTOCK Woodstock, 917-596-8533, escape2woodstock.com
These luxury boutique accommodations, made with love and passion in the heart of Woodstock, offer unparalleled design and comfort while complimenting the artistic ambiance of this well-known town. Woodstock is a creative haven for artists, musicians, and writers. It’s welcoming and small-town feel, film and art festivals, unique shops, restaurants, swimming holes, hiking trails, and music venues make it a perfect destination year-round. Follow them @villasinwoodstock.
WOODSTOCK FARM SANCTUARY High Falls, 845-247-5700, woodstocksanctuary.org
Woodstock Farm Sanctuary, now in High Falls, is home to over 300 rescued and rehabilitated farmed animals, and offers a unique setting for your vegan wedding. Imagine ducks and geese in the beautiful pond, the goats scrambling down the hill and drinking from the creek, and the cows and pigs in pastures. Choose to have your ceremony in the trees, in a pasture, or our 5,000 sq. foot dining hall. Either way, your magical vegan wedding will be a dream come true.