~ Recommended Long Island Wedding Reception & Wedding Ceremony Locations ~

Below is a list of some of the Long Island Wedding Reception & Wedding Ceremony Locations that recommend my services, the places that I call home.

This page is not here as a requirement of being one of their house vendors but as a resource to you, because I believe whole heartedly that all of these Long Island Wedding Reception & Wedding Ceremony Locations show the same genuine concern for their Brides and Grooms as I do. They each have a different feel and who knows! Maybe one of them is just what you’ve been looking for! If you are looking for a simple elopement ceremony with just you and two witnesses, you are always welcome to begin your life together by signing your license at my home. If you want to have a few guests I offer something similar to my “Just Marry Us” option at Argyle Gazebo in Babylon Village.

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Long Island Wedding Reception and Ceremony Locations
Argyle Gazebo is located across from Argyle Lake on Montauk Highway in Babylon Village. The village does issue permits and one is always required.

Other Ceremony Only Sites


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Chateau-Briand

Chateau Briand

Their motto is: “Our style may not be for everyone, which makes it perfect for you” If you love grace and elegance of the art deco period, with all the perks of modern technology, then this may be your venue! There are many features that will surprise and delight your guests. The option to use their outdoor space for a club type setting is as inviting as the formal elegance of the ballrooms. All this combined with world class cuisine make Chateau Briand a truly unique venue.

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Chateau La Mer wedding ceremony

Chateau Le Mer

Chateau La Mer has long been a favorite among Long Island Wedding Reception & Wedding Ceremony Locations. Located in Lindenhurst right on the Great South Bay it has a breezy seaside feel coupled with all the opulence of crystal chandeliers and imported marble. The multilevel deck is fabulous for both ceremony and cocktail hour with food that will delight and amaze your guests. Another aspect that many couples love is being taken away after the ceremony by private Yacht, not only to make a grand entrance… but also to have those first few minutes as husband and wife alone and say to one another “We really did it!” Thirty years of experience will ensure that none of the fine details of your special day will be overlooked as Chateau La Mer combines extraordinary food, superior service and an elegant atmosphere to turn your wedding into the perfect dream come true.

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DeSeversly Mansion wedding

de Seversky Mansion

If you thought a real mansion was out of your price range, GO SEE THIS VENUE.

The de Seversky Center is a Grand Old Gold Coast Mansion in every aspect of the term. White marble greets you in the exquisite entrance way with the grand staircase ready for the perfect ascent. The walls are of rich wood. Corinthian columns line the mansions exterior which looks out on over 100 acres of Old Westbury’s finest landscapes. There is also a brick and glass atrium, perfect for the ceremony itself. Pioneers of “Mansion Style” and “European Style” dining the de Seversky Center is every bit as opulent as one would expect, but she is surprisingly warm and intimate. The food is everything you would expect and more as they gladly cater to your requests, the service is first class and the staff are skilled, friendly, professional and down to earth. It is also one of the few venues where the general manager is an active and interactive part of your event. This is a Must See if you are thinking Mansion. This is listed on the Long Island Wedding Reception & Wedding Ceremony Locations page as a reception venue… but they are also open to ceremony only options!

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East Wind Long Island Ceremony Site

East Wind

East Wind is the most unique location on Long Island. With four completely distinct locations it has all the benefits of a single event venue with the buying power and experience of a multi-event location. The Inn and Spa offer luxurious accommodations and welcome you and your guests to stay as long as you like. The Inn has the Northampton Room and the Southampton Room each with their own ceremony site. The Cottage and Estate are close enough to the hotel, yet far enough away to give all the privacy of a single event venue. Their individually selected and expertly prepared menus are a delight to the senses and their exceptional staff make all your planning stress free.

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Fox Hollow

Nestled upon eight private acres of Long Island’s Gold Coast…

The Fox Hollow features picturesque gardens with cascading waterfalls, elegant indoor and outdoor chapels, spacious photo salon, plush private bridal suite, fine dining restaurant for your rehearsal dinner or post wedding brunch, and an award-winning all-suite luxury hotel…all in one convenient location.

This season, the Fox Hollow brings you Long Island’s newest wedding venue, The Somerley. Set apart from the estate’s manor, The Somerley combines traditional grace with modern elegance to create an awe-inspiring experience.

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Larkfiled

Larkfield

The All New Larkfield Manor is here!

Always a leader in the industry, the Larkfield Manor’s standards have been head and shoulders above even the best of Long Islands Catering Halls. Now they are going above and beyond with “Ground Breaking” Renovations that must be seen to be believed! Larkfield is the perfect place to make your dreams come true! Light, airy, immaculately clean, and grand beyond belief, with food that is always a culinary masterpiece. Their new design has blended all the romance and old world charm of a Mediterranean Villa with modern technology.

Elegance and intelligent lighting, rich woods and plasma screens, plush carpet and i-docks to play your own music through their house sound system all await you at Larkfield. The outdoor ceremony location is tucked away in a perfectly manicured patio. And even in all this grandeur you are treated like real people by real people, who actually care about what you want, and desire to give you just that rather than pitching their product.

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This 1912 mansion is a National Historic Landmark that fulfills every dream of what a fairy tale castle should look like. Graceful and elegant, the building lends itself to everything from Medieval, to Gatsby to the Modern era when it comes to amenities. With stunning views of the Long Island Sound and Huntington Harbor the Chateau offers a magnificent backdrop for indoor and outdoor photos of your once in a lifetime event. Catering to only one event st a time, with menus designed for each couple individually, the Chateau continues to delight their couples and guests alike.

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Lessings: Smithtown Landing Country Club

When it comes to quality, longevity, and experience there is no comparison to Lessings. They have been serving and catering to Long Islands elite and their fabulous functions since 1890. Smithtown Landing Country Club is located on the North Shore, overlooking the Nissequogue River. It offers three buildings which ensures that your affair have all the privacy and attention that your special day deserves. The grounds and the building make for wonderful photos and serve equally well for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies.

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Stonebridge CC Smithtown NY

Lessings: Stonebridge Country Club

Since taking over Stonebridge in 2013 the Lessings family has set a new standard in the wedding industry. Stonebridge features clean lines, open floor spaces and beautiful floor to ceiling windows that blend their indoor spaces with the natural beauty of the golf course surrounding them. The graceful, modern, look is paired with innovative cuisine, unparalleled service, and a bridal suite that is on par with the best luxury hotels, with staff that is warm, friendly and knowledgeable. Stonebridge is often imitated, but never surpassed. They invite you to come see what all the rave reviews have been about!

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Lessings: The Pavilion at Sunken Meadow

Are you looking for that laid back and relaxed toes in the sand Beach Wedding without going all the way out to the Hamptons? If so the Pavilion at Sunken Meadow State Park is a must see before choosing a venue. Ceremonies can be performed either on the beach itself or they have a deck that extends over the sand. The site is run by the folks at Lessings which means professionalism with a staff that is friendly relaxed and truly happy to be there with you on your day. And just look at the pictures above, those are real couples, the Long Island Sound is truly that blue and the sunsets are that gorgeous! So if this is your idea of what you want your Beach Wedding to be like then this is the venue for you. This is listed on the Long Island Wedding Reception & Wedding Ceremony Locations page as a reception venue… but they are also open to ceremony only options!

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Three-Village-Inn- Ceremony-SiteLessings: The Estate at Three Village Inn

Built in 1751, The Three Village Inn is a beautiful example of Colonial Long Island. From the wide plank floors and antiques lovingly placed at every turn, to the cozy fireplaces and period correct fabrics, there is a sense of peace and beauty upon entering. World renowned Executive Chef Guy Reuge’s passion for food and skill in creating a menu to impress, shows in every plate the comes from his kitchen. Overnight accommodations are available in one of the Inn’s Staterooms or in  the Cottages that overlook Stonybrook Harbor. As with all Lessings venues, the staff at Three Village Inn are experts at helping you create the memories of a lifetime.

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Lessings: The Mansion at West Sayville

Walking in to the West Sayville Country Club is like entering the great house of a country estate. It is warm and welcoming, charming and inviting. It was built in 1909 by Commodore Frederick G. Bourne as a wedding present for his daughter, Florence, upon her marriage to Anson Hard.

So the building holds not only the memory of happy events but the longevity of a long and happy marriage. The glassed in deck brings the natural beauty of the surroundings which inspired the name “Meadow Edge” right into your reception. This is a single event venue that comes with friendly, personalized attention, a huge and fully appointed bridal suit, and a master chef that will delight and amaze the epicurean in all! Ceremonies and receptions there ALWAYS get rave reviews.

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Lessing’s: The View

The newly renovated VIEW! It doesn’t get more on the water than this!

The panoramic water views of the Connetquot River and Great South Bay are inescapably beautiful. This unique venue attracts a fun loving and laid back type couple. The dining room is marked by fireplaces on each end, and VIEW’s raw sushi bar is always a big hit. New features to this intimate space include a waterfall backdrop made of blue and white seashells behind a marble bar top, beach-inspired and artwork. The main dining room, which seats up to 165 guests, pairs nautical elements with white china, sleek beige leather chairs and sand wash walls to complement mahogany tables and matching columns against hardwood floors. The Grill Room provides more casual dining for up to 70 guests and boasts a lively bar scene with French doors leading to the outdoor patio where the ceremony is held in nice weather. The view is perfect for those looking for a more relaxed setting with better food than your guests have ever had at a wedding!

Lessing’s The View on Facebook

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The North Ritz Club

The North Ritz Club has a wonderfully elegant design featuring the open spaces, clean lines, and high ceilings, that cater to the taste of the modern couple. This beautiful single event venue is surrounded by a natural Koi Pond and is meticulously landscaped, with an abundance of seasonally refreshed flowering foliage, to create intimate photo opportunities and gorgeous backgrounds. The Gazebo Garden and Ritz Chapel are ideal for both indoor and outdoor ceremony options and the Bridal Suite is richly appointed with seating area and fireplace. Comfortably accommodating intimate events of 100 of your closest friends and family, to larger gatherings of up to 350 guests, the NRC is conveniently located for Long Island and Tri-State guests. Be assured that even as beautiful as it is… owned by three generations of restaurateurs… it’s the food that everyone will be talking about for years to come! Second only to how beautiful a couple you make and how great it was to share your first moments of forever.

North Ritz Club on Facebook

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Raphael Vineyards

Long Island’s “Wine Country” is the newest alternative to the traditional catering hall wedding ceremony and reception site. The vineyards themselves are ripe with marriage metaphors. And that same devotion and attention to detail shows in every event that Raphael hosts. This is without exception the best of the best, when it comes to Long Island Vineyard Weddings. Upscale and nature blend seamlessly in the open and airy great hall, while gazing out at the grounds is reminiscent of Tuscany. Transported for the day or the weekend to the welcoming world of Raphael you will feel and be treated like family from beginning to new beginning!

Raphael Vineyards on Facebook

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Riviera Massapequa

The Riviera

The Riviera is located in Massapequa on the beautiful Great South Bay. The inside is rich and warm with glowing wood, hanging tapestries, sweeping staircase, baby grand piano, balcony and not one but two fireplaces in the main room. All this gives a “great hall” kind of feel, yet with the windows offering a panoramic water view, it is light and inviting. The outdoor gazebo is fresh and new, ideal for outdoor ceremonies or wedding pictures.

The Riviera is a single event venue, which ensures that you and your wedding get full and undivided attention. Their professional staff are more than willing to work with you to help you achieve the wedding of your dreams. The confidence they have in all that they can provide gives the Riviera a reputation as a place for “no stress brides.”

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The Royalton Mansion at the Roslyn Country Club

The Royalton at Roslyn Country Club is a colonial mansion from the early 1900s, set on 10 acres of wooded arbor and English Garden, it’s been completely restored to its timelessness and glory, combining tradition of perfection and modern sophistication. Upon entrance a mahogany doorway opens to a two story lobby, adorned by a crystal chandelier, wood floors dressed in oriental rugs, and a wood carved, curved master staircase. A plush carpeted hall takes you to a Coventry stone patio and rich wood-paneled rooms, ideal for cocktails with their two fireplaces.

The Grand Ballroom is elegantly decorated with beautiful sconces, hand carved crown moldings and Brazilian hardwood floors. The Mahogany Library features floor-to-ceiling mahogany walls and moldings, arm chairs, plush couches, a fireplace and mahogany barrister bookshelves. The bridal suite is in fact the original master bedroom of the mansion’s first owner Edward Moore; it features a mahogany four post bed, gas burning fireplace and a luxurious master bathroom. The Conservatory, complete with coffered ceilings is another perfect setting for your cocktail hour; its large windows offer incredible views of the English-styled gardens and fountains. With its green Coventry stone walls, a wrought iron lamp post and a gate, the Ivy Courtyard is perfect for a romantic ceremony. This is a true Long Island mansion, and even with all this opulence the people there are warm and friendly, with a genuine desire for your wedding day being everything you could dream of in their hearts.

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Westbury Manor Spring

Westbury Manor

This Victorian Era Mansion has been meticulously restored to recapture its original charm. Set on six acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, enhanced by ponds, waterfalls and gazebos, it offers a stately setting for an outdoor cocktail hour or garden chapel ceremony. Colorful peacocks, ducks, and perched parrots adorn the expansive grounds. As you enter the grounds through large brick pillars with concrete finials and enter the manor’s driveway lined with picturesque gas street lamps, you are taken back to a Victorian era of long ago.

Plantings are seasonal and include an incredible display of spring tulips and daffodils as well as a winter setting of tiny white lights that create a luminous wonderland. The interior is styled in estate era woods of mahogany, cherry and rose accented by leaded stained glass windows and detailed plaster ceilings. The decor is plush upholsteries, brass fixtures, and timeless heirlooms. European trained chefs will skillfully prepare and personally create any dish or delicacy that is desired. The renowned cuisine that has made the Westbury Manor famous is evident at every party regardless of budget or menu.

For a better look at the rooms and gardens see Silverfox’s Video Interview with Jerry Scotto, the most approachable owner in the industry. He understands that you are not just a number and that YOUR wedding day is a once in a lifetime event.

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