Beardslee Castle is a stunning, vintage wedding venue located in Little Falls, New York. The castle was built in 1860, and was created to be a replica of an Irish castle. It now provides a breathtaking backdrop for weddings all year-round. Beardslee Castle has a wide variety of menus and on-site wedding planners to make your special day the best it can possibly be.
Facilities and Capacity
Beardslee Castle is located on eight beautiful acres in Little Falls, New York. The castle itself has a spacious banquet room, with high ceilings and windows to take in the breathtaking view of the grounds. The maximum capacity for weddings is 190 guests. The facility provides parking and is wheelchair accessible.
Beardslee Castle strives to make every wedding they host a dream for the couples and guests who attend. The friendly staff can provide space for both the ceremony and reception, as well as for showers and rehearsal dinners. Beardslee Castle also offers two wedding coordinators to help make planning a fun and stress-free process. They also have tables, chairs and chair covers, lighting, and linens available. A variety of services are provided, including:
The on-site catering has been provided by Chef Randall Brown for over 24 years. The menu changes yearly and is completely customizable, with organic produce and grains that are sourced from local farms, as well as herbs and produce that are grown on-site. The menu options can accomodate many dietary needs, and draw influences from American, Mediterranean, Island, and Asian cuisines. Couples can choose from a plated, family, or buffet-style service.
The castle was built in 1860 by Augustus Beardslee by Irish and Swiss masons. During its long history, the castle survived two major fires in the 20th century. After the second fire destroyed much of the kitchen, the space was left vacant for three years. In 1994, the current owners purchased and renovated it to its former glory.
Beardslee Castle is located just off the New York State thruway. It has a perfect central location, as it is less than hour’s drive from Albany, and just over an hour from Syracuse.
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molly · Getting married on 10/16/2020
Freindly Staff, Stunning Location
The location was stunning. I was greeted by staff while waiting for my meeting. Given a tour of the Castle and grounds. Went over what exactly I was looking for. I was given a proposal on the spot. Lynn has been wonderful about answering questions I forgot to ask.Sent on 06/07/2019
Chantel · Married on 05/18/2019
A perfect day!
We got married at Beardslee and it was the best day of our lives. Everything was so smooth, the food was excellent, and we didn't have a single problem all day. It was literally a perfect day. Lynn and Jennifer went above and beyond and made sure we were having a great time. I highly recommend this venueSent on 05/19/2019
Rebecca Romano · Married on 05/11/2019
We had a great experience here! Lynn and Jennifer were great to work with and the food and venue were great!Sent on 07/02/2019
If you are looking for a beautiful romantic place in Upstate New York for your wedding, Beardslee Castle is one place you should be sure to check out. We absolutely love to work here! The grounds are amazing. The trees and expansive lawn are perfect for gorgeous nature type images and we have been able to create amazing images using that fabulous castle in the background. The upstairs banquet hall is perfect for any wedding theme, with the fireplaces and large castle windows that look out onto the grounds and for a small intimate wedding the private dining areas are perfect. Randy is an amazing chef, the food is always top notch and Lynn and Jennifer have the experience and expertise that you can count on to make sure your wedding day runs smoothly.