The best of New Jersey venues award features the top wedding locations the Garden State has to offer. The recognition is based on data reflecting the popularity of these event spaces by couples and planners looking for a New Jersey wedding venue to celebrate their milestone event.
From gardens and fields of lavender to lakeside estates to the Jersey Shore, here are the best New Jersey wedding venues in 2020.
Photo by Bishop Farmstead
Located in South Jersey on 12 acres of native grassland, Bishop Farmstead features a historic farmhouse and elegant tented space on the grounds. The farmhouse dates back to the 1750s but with its recent renovations, the venue provides the comfort of modern amenities while keeping its authentic historic character intact.
Photo by Orchard View Lavender Farm
If a tranquil oasis of lavender fields is more your style, Orchard View Lavender Farm is an ideal choice.
Situated on more than 10 acres, the historic venue was built in 1765 and recently restored to its Colonial authenticity. Accented with perennial gardens, a romantic gazebo, pergola, brick walkways and patios, Orchard View Lavender Farm offers a peaceful magical atmosphere to celebrate in the natural beauty that defines New Jersey. Your photographer will have endless inspiration to capture your special day.
Photo by Frelinghuysen Arboretum/Janine Collette Photography
Located in Morristown, Frelinghuysen Arboretum is the ultimate garden venue in the Garden State with more than 127 acres of woodlands, meadows, arbors and tree specimens. Once an estate, the public arboretum features outdoor garden areas and a tented space as well as the Haggerty Building with its stunning cathedral ceilings. A carriage house even has the family’s horse drawn carriages.
Photo by Battello
Battello, the ultimate city chic venue, overlooks the Manhattan skyline from its vantage point in Jersey City, New Jersey.
With soaring ceilings, floor-to ceiling windows and an industrial chic vibe, Battello boasts exceptional, innovative cuisine and three event spaces: the Main Dining Room, The Wine Cellar, and The Lounge, each with their own unique atmosphere.
Photo by Ocean Place Resort & Spa
Let’s head to the Jersey Shore to Ocean Place Resort & Spa, the prestigious beach resort for that one-of-a kind oceanfront experience. Image your wedding on the sand with views of the Atlantic Ocean as the sun sets on the sparkling waves. Venture inside the glamorous spacious ballroom for cocktail hour and your reception in a regal environment amid the Jersey Shore atmosphere. Relax knowing you and your guests have hotel accommodations onsite to indulge and stay overnight.
Photo by The Mansion at Mountain Lakes/Anthony Ziccardi Studios
Enchanting. Elegant. Romantic charm. That’s the essence of The Mansion at Mountain Lakes.
There, you and your guests will enjoy first class amenities such as seasonal gardens, a contemporary, pristine bridal suite, several private cocktail rooms and a magical grand ballroom.
Photo by Lake Mohawk Country Club/Anthony Ziccardi Studios
Imagine having your choice of a beach or boardwalk view at this rustic lakeside setting in Sparta, New Jersey. Lake Mohawk Country Club is a unique Sussex County wedding venue along Lake Mohawk. Surrounded by green rolling hills and a charming village, Lake Mohawk Country Club has awe inspiring countryside views.
Photo by The Palace at Somerset Park/Susan Hennessey Photography
The Palace at Somerset Park is a 72,000 square foot Palladian-style mansion set on 30-acres of dreamy manicured grounds and modeled after a European villa. Nature’s beauty meets captivating architecture at The Palace at Somerset Park.