8 Amazing Wedding Venues You Must Consider For Your Albany Wedding!
Wedding Venues Albany NY
By Jeffrey House Photography
Choosing your wedding venue is one of the most important steps in planning your wedding.
It will account for 45-50% of your overall wedding expenses and it will set the tone for your entire celebration. There are many wedding venues in Albany, NY, Saratoga, NY, and surrounding areas, but in this article we are going to focus on 8 amazing wedding venues in the Capital Region that you MUST consider for your Albany wedding!
8 amazing wedding venues you must consider for your wedding
1. The century house
The Century House is located in Latham, NY and it makes for a truly beautiful wedding venue. It offers so many wonderful benefits, it's easy to see why so many couples choose to get married here.
The Century House offers couples on-site hotel accommodations, it's located near the I-87 interstate - making it very accessible to your guests, and it's centrally located in the Capital Region making it very convenient to local attractions like Crossgates Mall, The Saratoga Racecourse, etc. The venue has beautiful decor inside and beautiful grounds in the back of the property. It provides a lot of great opportunities for your wedding photography.
The food is delicious and the staff is excellent! They are knowledgable, friendly, and they will ensure your wedding is amazing!
2. The Hall of Springs
The Hall of Springs is a historical and beautiful wedding venue located in the Saratoga Springs State Park. The venue is very spacious with high ceilings, and it will accommodate seating up to 500 people. The interior architecture is stunning and it feels very elegant and sophisticated. You're sure to have a quality experience and the staff is incredible!
On-site catering is provided by Mazzone Hospitality, so you know your food will be exquisite and sure to impress your guests.
Outside the venue, you will find the beautiful grounds of the State Park including the reflection pond. Your wedding photography options are endless and you're sure to have unique photos you'll cherish forever!
3. Anne's Washington Inn
Located on South Broadway in Saratoga Springs, just seconds from the Saratoga State Park, Anne's Washington Inn is a hidden gem! The rooms at the Inn have a victorian décor and they have a bright, and comfortable feel. The bridal rooms are spacious with beautiful furniture and accents, and the Inn has a stunning wrap around porch that adds to the charm.
Anne's Washington Inn offers on-site lodging set on 4+ acres of beautifully kept grounds. You an have an outdoor wedding under a tend for up to 300 people or bring it inside to their gorgeous dining room that accommodates up to 100 people.
When you reserve your wedding at Anne's Washington Inn, you, your family, and your guests will be the only people at the Inn. It makes for a completely private and intimate wedding celebration!
4. Saratoga National Golf Club
If you haven't experienced the property at Saratoga National Golf Club, you're in for a wonderful treat. As you enter the grounds, you weave your way through the breathtaking golf course and eventually an amazing castle emerges into view.
The grounds offer tall fescue grasses, bridges, ponds, and lakes that add to the breathtaking views and absolutely magnificent wedding photos. Inside, you will discover elegant woodwork and exquisite décor that was meticulously arranged. The on-site catering is provided by Prime at Saratoga national with over 35 years of catering experience. The service provided by the staff at Saratoga National is second-to-none and your experience is sure to dazzle you.
Saratoga National is conveniently located a few minutes from exit 14 of the I-87 interstate, the Saratoga Racecourse, and the Saratoga Casino. There many other great attractions including Broadway in Saratoga with its quaint shops, incredible restaurants, and an exciting nightlife.
If you're having guests from out-of-town, there are plenty of hotels within a 5 mile radius to ensure they have a variety of convenient options for lodging.
5. Birch hill catering
Birch Hill Catering is located just 20 minutes East of Albany, NY. It's a wonderful setting for a wedding and offers couples 9 distinctive venue options - from classic ballroom to a rustic barn - Birch Hill can make your wedding a spectacular event! The grounds at Birch Hill are sprawling. From the willows on the water's edge surrounded by fountains, swans, and miraculous peacocks!
The food at Birch Hill is excellent and sure to impress your guests. The venue itself is set back from the road and really provides an intimate setting for a wedding celebration. The location provides an amazing setting for your wedding photography too including several areas for those dramatic night shots!
6. the canfield casino
The Canfield Casino is an enchanting and historic wedding venue located in Congress Park. This gorgeous building is located in the heart of Saratoga Springs, NY and makes for the perfect backdrop for any wedding. It allows for a maximum capacity of 220 people for a sit down dinner making it a perfectly spacious option for practically every wedding.
When it comes to your wedding photography, Congress Park makes for a great setting to capture images you'll treasure for years and years to come. If you book the Canfield Casino for your celebration, you can also reserve the carousel located in the North end of the park for 15 minutes with a nominal fee. This is another great way to add some originality and playfulness to your wedding photos!
7. The Gideon PUtnam
The historic and elegant Gideon Putnam Hotel is located in the Saratoga Springs State Park next to the Championship golf course. Surrounded by towering oaks and pine trees, the hotel is a breathtaking venue for a wedding celebration. It has multiple ballrooms with beautiful architecture and distinct personality.
The food and staff at the Gideon Putnam is sure to make your wedding a first-rate experience. With on-site lodging accommodations, it's also a very convenient location for your guests. The hotel is located just minutes from downtown Saratoga Springs and all the beautiful city of Saratoga has to offer.
8. Riverstone manor
Riverstone Manor is an absolute gem of a wedding venue located in Glenville, NY. The offer a variety of wedding packages to ensure your day is perfect - from your chair covers to your wedding cake!
The grounds at Riverstone Manor are gorgeous and offer plenty of opportunity to capture unforgettable wedding photos. Their cuisine is divine and they allow you to customize your menu using their diverse menu and bar options. They offer multiple venue options to make your wedding celebration truly memorable. Riverstone Manor also provides an on-site ceremony location on the banks of the Mohawk River.
The Riverstone Manor wedding venue is a must see for every couple!