Our Adirondack wedding venue will be your dream come true on your special day! We understand that on this most important of days everything should run smoothly and you should be stress-free, as much as possible. And while this seems like a tall order on such an important day we want to help in the process by providing the ultimate romantic place to say “I do.”. Our wedding venue, located just 20 minutes from Lake George in Upstate New York, is sure to be one you and your guests will enjoy and have fond memories of.
Nestled amidst the forest and secluded woodlands of Chestertown, NY our boutique hotel is well known for our hospitality, upscale rooms, exquisite onsite dining, and easy access to beautiful Friends Lake. Relax in our elegant country setting and feel the stress melt away. Out here, you can slow down, unwind and truly get away from it all. Whether you are here for a wedding celebration or a weekend retreat, we always have your ultimate comfort in mind. Start planning the wedding of your dreams, and reach out to our Adirondack wedding venue today!
The Best Adirondack Wedding Venue
If you are on the search for your ideal Adirondack wedding venue, you have found one at Friends Lake Inn! We know how special and important your wedding day is to you and your guests. Every detail counts and we want to help make each of those details fall into place for your ultimate day. It’s for these reasons and more, our Adirondack wedding venue recently won two industry awards: the Couple’s Choice Award from Wedding Wire, and the Best of Weddings from The Knot.
Our location, ambiance, history, and accommodations all work together in building the best day for you, your friends, and your family. We can help take some of the weight off of your shoulders so as to keep you focused on your love! Here are 3 reasons why we are the best Adirondack wedding venue to choose.
- The outside garden spaces of our Adirondack wedding venue are perfect in any season as they always provide a picturesque setting in nature. The wedding lawn and perennial garden include a waterfall, a stream, and a pond. You could choose to say your I do’s on the bridge over the stream or at the wedding arch under the willow tree. We also offer tented wedding receptions for an all-day outside event.
- Our plentiful inside spaces offer a plethora of options whether you want a ceremony inside or rehearsal dinner and reception as well. The Breeze Dining Room is where light pours in from the wall of windows. Have a beautiful reception dinner here. Birch Bistro features wood tables with birch tree legs. Perfect for a small ceremony or cocktail hour. The Adirondack Dining Room is an intimate setting with gorgeous murals that adorn the walls. The Main Dining room is an elegant space with original architectural details from the 1800s. You have options when it comes to how and where you want to marry the love of your life.
- Whether you want to elope, have a small celebration in a private dining room, or a tented party for many guests, at Friends Lake Inn we offer wedding packages to choose from to help enhance your day even more. We are the best Adirondack wedding venue because we offer packages that range from an Intimate Elopement with an officiant, bridal bouquet, and 2-course dinner for two, to an All-Inclusive package that includes all 17 guest rooms as well as rehearsal dinner, outdoor tent, professional photographer, reception and much more. Let us help you make your day special and memorable!
The Best Adirondacks Lodging
At our boutique hotel in the Adirondacks, we have your ultimate comfort in mind! Our romantic getaway is perfect if you are looking for a place to tie the knot or need a weekend getaway. There is easy access to nature here where you can explore, unwind, and fully relax.
Our upscale rooms are each unique in decor and appointments which will make your stay even more memorable and special. Rooms reflect the beauty of the Adirondacks region with our cozy, comfortable, and elegant accommodations. With amenities like jacuzzi tubs, balconies, or fireplaces, choose the room that will best suit your needs for the ultimate vacation. If you want the best lodging in the Adirondacks, book your stay with us today!