10 wedding location ideas in rochester

This is a list of ten great wedding ceremony and reception sites located in and around Rochester, New York. Included are clubs, castles, and hotels.

Rochester is located in northwestern New York State near Lake Ontario.This city is just north of New York's Finger Lakes and its wine region.Rochester is the home of Eastman Kodak and is known as a great place for antique shopping, cultural events, and retail shopping.In 1990 the city was honored as one of the top ten places to live in the United States.There are a great number of spots in and around the city that are beautiful places for wedding ceremonies and receptions.There are elegant hotels, sparkling lakes, and historical castles that cater to special events.If you are looking for a wonderful place for your wedding in or near Rochester, here is a list of ten great places from which to choose.

The Crowne Plaza:This elegant hotel has two rooms available for use.The Grand Ballroom is the largest room with a thousand-person capacity.This ballroom can be split for smaller parties.The River Room can seat up to 150 and offers a great view of Rochester and the Genesee River.They have in house catering and audiovisual equipment at your disposal.Contact them for more details.The address for the Crowne Plaza is 70 State Street, Rochester, NY 14614.

Bristol Harbour Resort:This resort is located on the shores of Canandaigua Lake near Rochester.This resort has an Adirondack style inn that hosts weddings and other special events.The Bristol Harbour has an Event Coordinator that will help you with all aspects of your event and can recommend vendors to you.They do not allow outside catering without special permission.Their in-house menu has a lot of great meals and hors d'evoures from which you can choose.They have a few different packages available, most of which include accommodations for the bride and groom.Your package will also include cake cutting, linens, tables, table settings, and the bar.The mailing address for the Bristol Harbour Resort is 5410 Seneca Point Road, Canandaigua, NY 14424.

Rochester Club Ballroom:This establishment was built in Victorian style complete with Waterford crystal chandeliers and vaulted ceilings.They can seat up to 200 guests for your reception.Their menu is varied and the price includes servers, flowers, food and drink, candles, and linens.They can suggest vendors for you as they help you plan the details of your event.Valet parking can be arranged if requested.For more details contact them at 120 East Avenue, Suite 201, Rochester, NY 14601.

Carey Lake Restaurant and Party House:This site has a gazebo overlooking the lake that is perfect for outdoor weddings ceremonies.They offer reception seating for up to 400 people.Linens, table settings, and a coffee station are included in your price.They have a large menu of food items from which you can choose.Some optional items they offer include wedding cakes, ice sculpture, cookie cakes, and fireworks displays.The address for Cary Lake Restaurant and Party House is 959 Penfield Road, Macedon, NY 14502.

Eagle Vale:The grounds of Eagle Vale are green and lush with small ponds and a golf course.Eagle Vale has two rooms available for special events.The Grand Ballroom seats up to 400 guests and the Stratford Room seats up to 150 people.They have a large menu and variety of meal options.Services included in your package price include cocktails, meal and service, hors d'evoures.Ice sculptures are available.Hors d'evoures are served on silver trays for an elegant effect.The staff is ready to help you customize your menu and the details of your special day.You can contact them at 4344 Nine Mile Point Road, Fairport, NY 14450-8505.

Steamboat Landing:Located on Canandaigua Lake, Steamboat Landing welcomes parties of almost any size or budget.They have an elegant ballroom with an outdoor patio.It seats up to 240 guests and offers a stunning view of the lake.The Canandaigua Lady is a 19th century replica paddlewheel steamboat.This boat can accommodate up to 120 guests.They also have a Bride's Room for the wedding party's use.They have a large menu from which to choose and open bar service from one to four hours.You can contact them at 205 Lakeshore Drive, Canandaigua, NY 14424.

Belhurst Castle:Belhurst offers a very unique setting for special events.This spot was voted one of the most romantic spots in all of New York State.This castle is 100 years old, has beautiful lawns and gardens, and is located on Seneca Lake.They accommodate weddings from 50 to 250 guests.Ceremonies can be held inside the castle year round or outside during the warmer months of the year.They have two ballrooms from which you can choose.The Castle Ballroom has a full bar, chandeliers, a charming decor, and a dance floor.They can seat 250 guests and candles are welcome.The Meritage Ballroom seats up to 200 guests.It has a great view of the lake and the gardens along with wood-beamed ceilings and chandeliers.Linens, table settings, and audiovisual equipment are available for your use.No outside catering is allowed unless you are granted special permission.This castle is an hour from Rochester, however you may find it to be worth the drive.For more details contact the Belhurst Castle at 4069 Route 14 South, Geneva, NY 14456.

Shadow Lake / The Grill and Tap Room:At Shadow Lake you will find a full staff ready and willing to help you with every detail of your special day.They are located minutes from the city of Rochester.Ceremonies can be held outside on the shores of the lake.They offer hors d'evoures, buffet, or sit down style meals.They have a large menu and ice sculptures are available upon request.Included in your price are the tables, table settings, menu, and food service.Contact them for more details at 1850 Five Mile Line Road, Penfield, NY 14526.

Brookwood Inn:This beautiful inn is located fifteen minutes from downtown Rochester.This setting is ideal for the smaller wedding celebration.They offer outdoor tent receptions that can seat up to 150 people or indoor receptions that can seat up to 60 guests.They offer station, buffet, or seated dinners.Contact Brookwood for more details at 800 Pittsford Road, Pittsford, NY 14534.

Harro East Theatre and Ballroom:The ballroom here seats up to 325 guests.They are located in downtown Rochester and offer special attention to detail for all events.The ballroom has thirty-foot ceilings, hardwood floors, and brass chandeliers.They offer an elegant atmosphere and a selection of house wines and champagnes for your day.You can choose from hors d'evoures, buffet, seated dining, or dessert for your meal presentation.Valet service can be arranged if you so desire.Contact the Harro East for more details at 155 N. Chestnut Street, Rochester, NY 14604.

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