1 . Geneva On The Lake

Geneva, New York

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Imagine hosting your wedding in a stunning location with architecture inspired by the Italian renaissance, classical sculptures, and beautiful gardens. This dream wedding is possible at Geneva On The Lake!

Whether you're looking for a stunning setting for a grand affair or a cozy nook for an intimate ceremony, Geneva On The Lake offers stunning locations for almost any size group. Indoor and outdoor spaces are available for both wedding ceremony and reception, so you can create your dream wedding on site with the help of their wedding planners and catering. More than just a perfect location for the ceremony and reception, Geneva On The Lake's comfortable rooms are ready and waiting for you and your family. Relax before or after the event in a room with special touches like a fireplace or balcony. Even better, these rooms can be reserved in blocks, so your group can have all the privacy you need.

Address

1001 Lochland Rd., Route 14 Geneva, New York 14456

Related activities

Looking for a great bachelorette party? Why not go to wine tastings on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail or other Finger Lakes wine trails?

Related Onsite Offerings

Relax before the excitement of the big day by booking an in-suite facial or massage!

2 . The Inns of Aurora

Aurora, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (855) 770 - 8081

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Bring your wedding to a stunning location featured in Bride’s, Martha Stewart Weddings, Gourmet, Country Living and Real Simple. Bring your wedding to The Inns of Aurora.

Whether inside the historic inn, recently restored to luxury, with its white columns and beautiful terraces or on the shore of sparkling Cayuga Lake, The Inns of Aurora offers you a stunning setting for your Finger Lakes Wedding. Indoors and out, you will find a wide variety of ideal spaces for your ceremony and reception. More than just a stunning location, The Inns of Aurora's staff is ready and waiting to help you create the wedding of your dreams. With everything from champagne for your toasts to the help of on-site event planners, at The Inns of Aurora you can focus on enjoying your big day.

Address

391 Main Street Aurora, New York 13026

Related activities

Spend some time with your family on a bicycle ride through the beautiful countryside. You can even borrow a bicycle from the Aurora Inn!

Fun facts

In 2012, Elizabeth Mitchell of The Fashion Spot listed the Inns of Aurora as one of the top 4 romantic summer destinations for couples worlwide.

3 . La Tourelle Resort & Spa

Ithaca, New York

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Looking for a sustainable venue for your event? You don't have to skimp on luxury at La Tourelle Resort & Spa!

Whether you're dreaming of an intimate ceremony with just a few friends and family members or a large wedding celebration to share with everyone you care about, La Tourelle Resort & Spa offers you a stunning location and environmentally conscious facilities. Spread out over 70 gorgeous acres of ponds, gardens, and gazebos, you will find many stunning locations for your reception. Indoor venues are also available. Even better, La Tourelle can add the perfect touches to make your wedding day special. Their executive chef can create delicious plated meals for your reception. Visit the on site August Moon Spa and take advantage of one of their wedding packages. All this and more awaits you at La Tourelle!

Address

1150 Danby Road (96B) Ithaca, NY 14850

Fun facts

La Tourelle is a New York State Certified Green Hotel!

Related Onsite Offerings

Looking for a way to relax before or after your big day? Enjoy full body Swedish massages for two at the August Moon Spa at La Tourelle.

4 . Mirbeau Inn & Spa

Skaneateles, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (315) 685 - 5006

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This is the ultimate relaxation destination. Everything from the staff to the design of the building itself is intentionally crafted to strip you of every worry you have ever had and help you focus on your romantic honeymoon of a lifetime. Let Mirbeau take care of everything for you while you focus on the only thing that really matters, your one true love.

Mirbeau Inn and Spa is located in Skaneateles, one of the only remaining fairy tale towns to survive the industrial revolution. Nestled in central New York state, this tiny town is far from insignificant. The proof is in Mirbeau Inn and Spa. This old-world, French Country inspired Inn had achieved perfection in relaxation techniques. From good old-fashioned massage to newer Vinotherapy (a unique mixture of aromatherapy and hydration techniques inspired by french wine country), this spa has every thing you could ever imagine in the hands of experienced professionals. And men, this vacation isn't just to make your bride happy. In addition to couples massage and other such packages, Spa Mirbeau offers multiple treatments designed just for you. Don't be afraid of the pamper, the know professionals just how to help you relax and keep your manly status untouched. The design of Mirbeau Inn and Spa is inspired by the paintings of Claude Monet, the french impressionist artist that changed the face of art as we know it. From the books on the shelves, to the paintings of the wall, to the architecture; you will find yourselves absorbing the rich history and art without even trying. So sit back and relax. At Mirbeau Inn and Spa, relaxing is the specialty and spending quality time with the one you love is the reality.

Number of resorts

There are six French Country inspired getaways, encompassing 34 luxurious guest rooms. All with plenty of space to full appreciate your loved one.

Season

The ultimate winter getaway or the summer retreat of a lifetime. This is the perfect hideaway to retreat to with your new spouse.

Fun facts

Mirbeau Inn and Spa has won over ten four-star and four-diamond ratings from multiple nationally recognized magazines and reviews.

5 . Cobtree

Geneva, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (315) 789 - 1144

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Our No. 5 pick on this list of beautiful Finger Lakes Wedding Venues is Cobtree Vacation Rental Homes Resort. You will find Cobtree overlooking the beautiful Seneca Lake.

Forget about paying an arm and a leg for a gorgeous wedding. Getting married at Cobtree is both affordable and memorable. Their outdoor venue will create a picturesque background for your ceremony. Say, "I do" with all of your family and friends there to share in your big day. After the ceremony, host your wedding reception on the lawn in a beautiful large tent. Cobtree weddings can hold up to 150 guests, and offers lodging for up to 80. Don't stress about the planning! The staff at Cobtree is more than willing to recommend the best local businesses, which can take care of the details from catering to rings and everything in between. And when you host your wedding at this lovely vacation home resort, your guests can enjoy AAA Three Diamond accommodations. Make the most of your special day! With its stunning venues, highly rated accommodations, and helpful staff, Cobtree is your best value in the Finger Lakes!

Highlights

The resort has 2 meetings rooms with French doors leading out onto the lawn which are especially suited for reception parties for up to 30 people per meeting room. This is a great place to host your rehearsal dinner or small reception!

Related activities

You and your guests can enjoy resort activities like bocce and horse-shoes, woodland walks and kayaking, or Finger Lakes winery tours!

Related Onsite Offerings

With so much to see and do in the area, Cobtree is also a wonderful place to take your honeymoon!

6 . Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark

Cortland, New York

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Welcome to the ultimate family fun getaway. Complete with a water park, spa, and romantic accommodations, this is the ultimate destination wedding package. Send the kids out to have fun while you and your lover enjoy pampering yourselves to the extreme in this vacation destination you have always dreamed of.

Your family determined to be near you at all times during your wedding celebration? Do you need diverse options in order to please everyone? Hope Lake Lodge is where you need to go. Let the dedicated staff take care of fun for the kids and activities to keep the extended family happy. You just focus on making the most of your celebration with the one you love. This vacation the kids will forget about bothering you as they enjoy a connected indoor and outdoor pool, a water park, and tons of staff-monitored kid-friendly events. Feel safe with the certified Hope Lake staff looking after them while you take the time to yourselves. It is time to stop worrying about everyone else. Instead try a day at the Waterfall Spa, or a peaceful walk in the luscious woods. Spend the day fishing, golfing, on a historical tour, canoeing, picnicking, or just doing nothing by the pool. It is up to you, finally you can do exactly what you want with no interruptions and no worries. Hope Lake Lodge is waiting to help you do exactly what you want, no questions and no hassle.

Address

2177 Clute Road Cortland, NY 13045

Fun facts

Get a Cascades Club Membership and enjoy multiple discounts and advantages for you, your family, and those friends worthy of the luxury this resort has to offer.

Related Onsite Offerings

Hope Lake offers a large suite of conference centers for the business minded and multiple wedding packages for those who would rather sit back and watch the work get done.

7 . Bristol Harbour Resort

Canandaigua, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 940 - 1223

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This five season resort is perfect for year-round fun. With options for every type of person, this is the vacation you have been looking for. Forget about struggling to accommodate everyone. Bristol Harbour wipes away the struggle and gives you and your loves ones exactly what they are looking for.

Ever wanted a cabin in the woods, but without the hassle of maintenance? This rustic lodge type resort is perfect for those looking for a more adventurous type of luxury. This is not your typical pamper-ridden vacation. Bristol Harbour's high quality Adirondack style hotel hosts 31 rooms, each with a cozy wood-paneled environment complete with a toasty fire-place and immaculate lake view. Golfing is the name of the game at Bristol Harbour. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, it is a 6,700 yard course with distinct twists, turns, and changes of scenery. It can be challenging to those who have been around the course a few time. But it can also be tailored to accommodate beginners. No matter what level of expertise you are, this is the golf course to play on. Don't be afraid to try it multiple times either, you won't be the only ones doing so. In addition to the meticulously kept grounds and golf course, Bristol Harbour offers spa and dining packages as well. True to it's rustic nature, this resort is for those of a hearty appetite and sound adventurous mind. It has taken the typical cabin in the woods to the ultimate luxurious extreme and made it the perfect post-wedding destination.

Population

Canandaigua has an average population of 7649.

Fun facts

Voted best public golf course in Ontario County by the Daily Messenger and is one of the top 30 Eco-friendly hotels in the United States.

Related Onsite Offerings

Bristol Harbour hosts their own onsite wedding coordinator, Sara Goff.

8 . Skaneateles Suites & Boutique Hotel

Skaneateles, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (315) 685 - 7568

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Calling all history buffs and long-term vacationers! Tired of the same old hotel, want a more homely vacation environment? The Skaneateles Suites & Boutique Hotel is for you. Made up of historically savvy and patriotic individual housing, this vacation getaway is exactly what you have been looking for.

If you are looking for a patriotic feel, a colonial influence, or just want to vacation in an individually tailored enviroment, than Skaneateles Suites & Boutique Hotel is the place for you. The accommodations here are more like individual homes and less like a traditional hotel. This is also a desired destination for those with a more long-term vacation in mind as extended stay apartments and vacation rental homes are available. For those who tire of those peskily helpful hotel staffers, always getting in the way, then the suites are for you. Manage your own vacation and only get staff help when you ask for it. And when you do ask, a staffer will be there immediately to serve you in whatever it is you need. And he or she will be gone the moment that need is met. Or maybe you like a more bed and breakfast sort of service. Then it is the Boutique Hotel for you. A small hotel with a small, friendly, down-to-earth staff is waiting just for you. Here you will also find the perfect honeymoon suite. Complete with a ceramic Jacuzzi and kitchenette. Every morning breakfast is served right to your room so you and your lover will not miss a beat in the romantic honeymoon bliss. If you want to get out of the room, the Skaneateles Suites & Boutique Hotel is the perfect place to do some historic perusing. Learn about American history, art, and architecture in the rustic home of the New York Finger Lakes.

Address

12 Fennell Street, Skaneateles, New York 13152

Number of resorts

There are four different types of resort options. The Boutique Hotel, with a bed and breakfast type service. The Bungalow Suites, where you can dictate your own vacation without the inconvenience of nosy staffers.The Extended Stay Apartments for longer vacations. And the Vacation Rental Homes for repeat visitors.

Fun facts

Check the Secret Places Tour box during resitration and enjoy seeing all of Skaneateles' best kept secrets.

9 . Belhurst Castle and White Springs Manor

Geneva, New York

CALL DIRECT: (315) 781-0201 ext. 351

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When you think of luxury, you think of Belhurst. Settled amid the rolling hills and sparkling Finger Lakes of upstate New York, this all-in-one treasure holds everything you could possibly imagine needing in the ultimate romantic getaway. From fine wines to spa innovations to exquisite dining services, this legitimate castle will fulfill every possible luxury fantasy you have ever had.

Want to sleep in a castle? What about a Georgian manor or a hearty inn? Belhurst encompasses all three. After the hard work of planning and executing that perfect wedding, Belhurst is the getaway tailored specifically to you. With full range services like the shopping packages, fine wine tutorials and experiences, and the innovative Isabelle Spa with their new Sapphire Abrasion skin therapy technique (a new painless exfoliating process that uses actual Sapphire granules); you can make your honeymoon dreams come true. Or why wait to be pampered until after the wedding? Bring the whole family to the castle and Belhurst will plan the ultimate no-hassle dream wedding for you. Indoor, outdoor, church, lake; whatever it is you want, Belhurst has it. Not one for staying in? Belhurst is settled within a stone's throw from one of the most historically and artistically rich areas in the country. Take a day trip to the opera, theatre or multiple art museums. Or fodder your historical knowledge and discover Mark Twain or Harriet Tubman's rich past in the area. Want to see the great outdoors? Take an adventure through the rolling hills and natural wonders of New York State Parks and Wildlife refuges. But be sure to make it back for meal time. At Belhurst you don't eat dinner, you indulge in an opulent banquet fit for a king. Whatever it is you want, Belhurst's prized staff is ready and waiting to make this vacation worthy of the love you share.

Number of resorts

There are three very different places to stay in Belhurst. Chambers withing the castle main, the most luxurious and fairy tale-esque of the destinations. White Springs Manor, a Georgian mansion whose rooms will walk you straight through history. And finally, the Vinifera Inn; a more rustic cabin in the woods type of getaway.

Average temperature

In the winter, let it snow galore! Perfect ski and snuggle weather, but bring your long underwear and be ready for a little (or a lot) of hot cocoa. During summer months toss out the fleece and bring on the sun! Not too hot, but certainly not too cold with a fairly steady temperature of 70-80 degrees Fahrenheit.

Extra Stops

Belhurst staff offers multiple day-trip options. You can choose between hiking in the woods, shopping sprees, museums, opera, theatre, historical bus tours, wine trials, skiing, golf, and so much more.

10 . Woodcliff Hotel and Spa

Fairport, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (585) 381 - 4000

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Do you want your wedding to be the luxury event of your dreams? The Woodcliff Hotel and Spa is just the place for that, even for a couple on a budget. With packages starting at just $139, this is place to go for a blissful happily ever after, and even more extravagant honeymoon.

Are you looking for a perfect outdoor wedding with a view? Or how about a ballroom wonderland complete with high-class transportation? The Woodcliff Hotel and Spa was designed for those of you who need a little variety in your life. They offer multiple packages designed to fit perfectly into the needs of your life and your budget. The spa packages encompass everything from hairstyles, to massages, to fitness challenges. It is perfect for couples bonding, or even some much needed me-time after a long and exhaustive wedding planning ordeal. Or let the hotel plan your wedding for you and avoid that stress all together. Fine dining is also available for those of more refined tastes. Dine in the Horizon Lounge day and night. And don't forget about brunch! This is not the typical dining experience either. Know who is preparing your food every step of the way with the Chef's corner, an online guide to everything that happens in the kitchens. Meet Chef Steven Wilkinson and enjoy a few of his favorite recipes and events. For those who prefer to be a bit more active, the hotel offers a top of the line 9-hole golf course right in the backyard. Prices start as low as $13. Whatever it is you are looking for, The Woodcliff Hotel and Spa has it. Everyone in your wedding party will be satisfied with the wide variety of services and activities available.

Fun facts

Purchase a Woodcliff Hotel and Spa membership and enjoy full pool access, sports club membership, and a whole list of specialty services.

Getting there

From Rochester: Take 490 East to Exit 28 (Mall Exit). At the light turn left onto Rte. 96. Pass under the expressway and turn left at first traffic light onto Woodcliff Drive. At top of the hill turn left at the Woodcliff Hotel and Spa sign.

Related Onsite Offerings

The Woodcliff Hotel and Spa offers all-inclusive business meeting and wedding packages, complete with conference rooms and large venue staffing.

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