As all brides know, there is no bigger to-do item for the big day than finding the perfect wedding venue!
As the place remembered for years to come in the memories of the starring couple and the guests, the ideal wedding venue needs to satisfy when it comes to the most important points: location, setting, service, and overall atmosphere.
At Angel Projects, wedding photographer in Long Island, we would like to ease your search for the perfect venue, and to personally recommend a few of the top wedding venues in Long Island, New York that we’ve worked with.
Below, we feature five top highly-rated wedding venues in Long Island, NY with a variety of settings to suit your ideal ambience, including waterfront, mansion, and country club.
Harbor Club at Prime (Huntington, NY)
Those seeking a breathtaking and atypical waterfront wedding will be ecstatic with Harbor Club. The venue is adjacent to Prime: An American Kitchen & Bar, and overlooks Huntington Harbor.
Praised as a “classy, nontraditional” choice, the venue’s floor-to-ceiling windows, open-air balconies and landscaped grounds make for an unforgettable view. Built-in ambient lighting and sound system, delicious cuisine, and top-notch service positions Harbor Club at Prime as a standout unique choice.
Bridgeview Yacht Club (Island Park, NY)
This elegant waterfront estate was named as a winner in WeddingWire’s Couples’ Choice Awards 2015, and for good reason.
Its luxurious gardens, romantic courtyards, Nantucket-styled cocktail reception room and grand ballroom all contribute towards a classically beautiful ambience. Clients rave especially about the venue’s professional and highly-attentive service, which help pull off a seamlessly memorable big day, from beginning to end.
The Village Club At Lake Success (Great Neck, NY)
Presented exclusively by Philip Stone Caterers, The Village Club is an exclusive country club on the grounds of the village golf course, and at the edge of tranquil Lake Success.
The backdrop of Spanish-deco architecture and manicured landscapes contribute to a beautifully sophisticated ambience. The Club’s gorgeous banquet room features floor-to-ceiling windows, and an outdoor terrace that sets an exquisite scene for a cocktail hour or outside wedding ceremony.
Westbury Manor (Westbury, NY)
A traditional Victorian mansion with formal English gardens and elegant banquet rooms, Westbury Manor will set any bride’s heart aflutter. The beauty of the place manifests in the venue’s history—built in the early 1880s, Westbury Manor has been carefully restored to capture its old-world charm.
The romance of the Victorian era runs through the entire venue, with its pillars, charming gas street lamps, and ballrooms. To complete the picture, six acres of lush landscapes featuring fountains, gazebos, and enthralling flowers reflect the changing seasons, and present a year-round wondrous country experience to wedding guests.
NYIT de Seversky Mansion (Glen Head, NY)
Winner of a slew of awards, including from WeddingWire to LIWeddings.com,
NYIT de Seversky Mansion is fittingly considered one of Long Island’s most striking, scenic wedding venues.
Belonging to America’s historic Gold Coast mansions located on Long Island’s North Shore, this venue’s early twentieth-century architecture and landscapes herald the luxury of the Gilded Age through the Roaring Twenties. For brides looking to experience the grand extravagance of The Great Gatsby, NYIT de Seversky Mansion is the ideal venue.