River Stone Manor, a historic estate in the Albany, New York area, hosts weddings for couples looking for a classic venue. The ballroom inside the venue and fifteen acres of trees and landscaping outside the venue provide plenty of space for couples to celebrate their wedding day. Located about 30 minutes outside of Albany, River Stone Manor sits on the Mohawk River near Maalwyck Park.
Facilities and Capacity
Couples can invite up to 220 guests to join them in celebrating their wedding. The outdoor ceremony space lies on the banks of the Mohawk River surrounded by Oak trees. The banquet hall hosts larger receptions. Placed atop a knoll, this facility offers views of the river through its full wall of windows. The hall also has French doors that open to a luxurious patio. For smaller receptions, The Terrace Tent upon a brick patio sits just 30 feet from the river. The terrace boasts a tile and granite bar as well as ceiling fans and sides that can be opened depending on the weather.
A bridal suite in the estate’s home offers space for the couple and wedding party to get ready prior to the ceremony and reception. The venue also provides the following services:
- Audio equipment
- Event planning
- Event rentals
- In-house bar
- In-house catering
- Liability insurance
The venue caters weddings with full in-house bar service and catering services that can meet any dietary needs, such as gluten free, kosher, lactose free, no pork, nut free, organic, vegan and vegetarian requests. They offer around-the-world cuisine in any cultural style couples desire, and can provide the following serving styles:
- Cocktail reception
- Family style
- French service
- Hors d'oeuvres
- Outside cake
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Skip Sgarlata, Maureen and the staff are the BEST in the Capital Region. I love officiating weddings at River Stone Manor because everything is done with the smallest of details attended to, the grounds are breathtaking, and the staff are on top of everything. You will have nothing to worry about when you book your wedding there. Promise. My highest recommendations!
I have loved working at River Stone since it opened, it is the perfect wedding location. Many beautiful spots for photos, a photographers dream location. Excellent food and a fantastic staff. When I work at River Stone Im working with friends and we work as a team.
River Stone Manor is not only THE Most Beautiful Venue around but ALL Of Skips staff are equally Beautiful in soo many ways!! From the Breath Taking Grounds to the inside of Elegance Ballroom you can be Absolutely reassured your every Attention to detail will be Promised from start to finish! I am Very Proud to be with River Stone Manor and have been since almost Their Very start! Your Dreams Will Always come to life here at River Stone Manor~
River Stone Manor frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at River Stone Manor?
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At River Stone Manor, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
- Wedding Cake
At River Stone Manor, what does the bar service starting price include?
- Champagne Toast
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Limited Bar
- Open Bar
- Premium Liquor
- Signature Drink
What are the most important characteristics of River Stone Manor in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at River Stone Manor for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does River Stone Manor offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does River Stone Manor offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does River Stone Manor have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
- Tent Accessories
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