Located in Union Square, this loft-like venue has Palladian windows for panoramic views of NYC. Invite 180 friends and family to partake in your celebration at the award-winning Manhattan Penthouse. Amenities include tables with white linens, Chiavari chairs, votive candles, a grand piano, a/v equipment, and a large stationary bar. Enjoy a private entry, doorman, coat check, and more. The executive chef was trained at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris and will curate flavorful menus based on your requests. The wedding coordinator and catering director will make sure you have everything you need. This Manhattan wedding venue has proudly served couples since 1992, so you can expect first-class services, mouthwatering meals, and incredible views. 

Address: 80 Fifth Avenue, E 14th St, New York, NY 10011

Phone: (212) 627-8838

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Contact : Monika Nemeth

Tie the knot on a beautiful veranda overlooking the Hudson River at the Lighthouse. This waterfront property has 10,000-square-feet of lovely space featuring hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, gorgeous lighting fixtures, and enough space for 800 guests. You can combine the rooms or make them smaller depending on your needs. An all-season terrace is enclosed entirely in glass for sweeping views of the water. Two private bridal suites have restrooms, vanities, and safety boxes. Besides complimentary wifi, you will enjoy the helpful services of an onsite a/v specialist, valet parking team, and concierge. The Lighthouse by Pier Sixty has a spacious catering kitchen for your food and beverage needs. Ask about catering and rental inclusions. 

Address: Pier 61, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY 10011

Phone: (212) 336-6060

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Contact : Kyle Higgins

Dating back to the 1930s, this fantastic wedding venue reopened in 2008 after a multi-million-dollar renovation. The multi-level building features original art-deco style paired with modern amenities like state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems. You’ll love the plush leather walls, grand crystal chandeliers, and illuminated glass tiles. Three lavish rooms are available for up to 300 seated guests. The 40-foot stage is ideal for onsite ceremonies. Or take the long, decorative hallway to the rooftop room, where the roof is fully-retractable for a one-of-a-kind experience. Celebrity chef Mina Newman and the inhouse catering team will handle your culinary needs. The professional event manager and knowledgeable staff will deliver first-class services for your big day. 

Address: 240 W 47th St, New York, NY 10036

Phone: (212) 201-7650

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Contact : Alexa Volpe

You’ll discover timeless style paired with Ivy League charm at the Faculty House —  the 1923 campus landmark at Columbia University. The restored first-floor area has original terrazzo floors and two elegant ballrooms, while the skyline level has spectacular views of Upper Manhattan. Feast on exquisite catering from multi-course menus with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Renowned pastry chef Ron Ben-Israel will create a custom wedding cake. Besides butler-passed signature cocktails, a five-hour open bar with premium liquors, and a four-hour dinner dance reception with a champagne toast. It also includes linens and matching napkins, dinnerware, tables, and chairs. You can pair your big day with the historic St. Paul’s Chapel, a non-denominational venue at Columbia University. Bridal and groom suites are available. 

Address: 64 Morningside Dr, New York, NY 10027

Phone: (212) 854-1200

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Contact : Emerald Currie

For 35 years, this waterfront oasis has offered picture-perfect sights paired with impeccable services and delicious catering. You can see majestic views of the East River from every room at the Water Club. Besides private party rooms, you can host your celebration at the rooftop bar. Trust the onsite event coordinator to plan and execute everything flawlessly. With custom menus and an extraordinary wine selection, you can feast on tasty options that suit your tastes and budget. The professional banquet staff will be at your beck and call. Impress your guests with complimentary onsite valet parking. Pamper yourself in the bridal suite and take gorgeous photos in all areas, from the cozy fireplaces to the outdoor patios.

Address: 500 E 30th St, New York, NY 10016

Phone: (212) 545-1155

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Contact : Alyson Pike

History meets luxury at this Manhattan wedding venue in the Flatiron District between Fifth and Madison Aves. Restored to its neo-renaissance splendor, the main ballroom has over 9,000-square-feet or hardwood floors, intricate ceilings, grand pillars, and other jaw-dropping decor. Another room is the Ladies’ Tea Room with Beaux-Arts decor, while the gallery has exposed brick, stainless steel panels, white walls, and a mezzanine level. Other spaces in the Prince George Ballroom include a ceremony and green room and a professionally-equipped kitchen for exclusive caterers while onsite bar packages are provided. Invite 300 seated guests in the main ballroom or 400 for a cocktail-style reception. Ask about rental inclusions and services from the professional staff.

Address: 15 E 27th St, New York, NY 10016

Phone: (212) 471-0870

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Contact : Zea Smith

Wow your guests by having a wedding at a high-end Manhattan event space. The Lofts at Prince provide superb locations paired with outstanding service, including SoHo Loft and Suite 500. The Penthouse Six has two fireplaces, a rooftop deck, and views of TriBeCa for up to 65 people. Your rental includes tables, chairs, sofas, and more. The team at the Lofts at Prince wants to simplify your planning, so they have complimentary a/v equipment like sound systems, microphones, projectors, and wifi. They will take care of event planning and day-of coordination such as setup, breakdown, and cleanup. Recommended caterers can use the fully-equipped kitchens at the Lofts at Prince for your food and beverage requests.

Address: 177 Prince St, New York, NY 10012

Phone: (212) 390-0177

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Your beautiful wedding will stand out from the rest thanks to the lavish ambiance and unparalleled services at Capitale. Originally the Bowery Savings Bank from 1893, the interior features towering Corinthian columns, decorated coved ceiling, and art glass skylights. With over 15,000-square-feet, you can invite 700 seated guests or 1,500 for a strolling celebration. Use private upper-level rooms for getting ready. The professional team includes executive chefs for gourmet cuisine and pastries, which means you’ll feast on the city’s best custom dinners, desserts, and drinks. Enjoy passed butler-style hor d’ oeuvres, food stations, plated meals, and more. With nearly 150 years of combined experience, you can expect superb hospitality from the staff, managers, and culinary unit. 

Address: 130 Bowery, New York, NY 10013

Phone: (212) 334-5500

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Contact : Estee Levin

With the best views of the Empire State Building, Times Square, the Hudson River, and other soaring skyscrapers, you’ll fall in love at the Skylark. Indoor spaces include the fully-furnished Skylar Room with a full bar and sliding glass doors to the 2,000-square-foot roof deck. The Living Room has floor-to-ceiling windows, a private bar, audio system, blackout shades, flat-screen TVs, and private restrooms. The Pool Room features the same as well as custom billiards, which convert into a full dining table. Invite 80 seated guests or 120 people for a cocktail reception. Dine on food by Abigail Kirsch for culinary excellence. Your wedding at the Skylark includes a complimentary private suite.

Address: 200 W 39th St 30th Floor, New York, NY 10018

Phone: (212) 257-4577

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Contact : Anthony Simone

Address: 58 E 68th St, New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 434-9576

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Planning your wedding day should be exciting, not stressful. Hopefully, this researched list of the top wedding venues in Manhattan will help ease your process. If you like any of these locations for your ceremony or reception, don’t hesitate to reach out and ask more questions. Popular venues book years in advance, so don’t worry about asking questions way ahead of time about rental inclusions, guest capacity, wedding packages, and more. 

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