15 Reviews
50-200
Guest Capacity
Indoor/Outdoor
Venue Setting

About The Sherwood Inn

Set the perfect stage for your wedding with spectacular Skaneateles Lake and the Sherwood Inn.

The Sherwood Inn has been a popular venue for weddings for over two centuries.  With its beautiful scenic views of Skaneateles Lake and its setting in the midst of the historic Village of Skaneateles, our beautifully restored colonial inn creates an idyllic setting for any wedding reception no matter the season. We can make your dream wedding come true.

At the Sherwood Inn, you have your own personal touch; we work with each guest from the initial consultation until the final planning details. We wish to ensure that the wedding of your dreams is everything you desired it would be: an unforgettable experience.

We also know that planning a wedding takes time. In order to help you further, we provide information on many other services you may need, from cakes to transportation, florists to entertainment.  The Sherwood Inn caters to groups both large and small and we are confident that we will match your requirements as well as your budget.  The Sherwood Inn provides a service ratio of more than one staff member to every twelve guests, plus the benefit of a dedicated event manager to tend to every need of the host and their event.

We will be on hand to help you add all those personal touches that make your day one-of-a-kind. Details of our menu choices, wine list, and beverages menu are located on our website.  However, if you wish to design your own menu, our Catering Director would be pleased to discuss this further. 

Be sure to schedule a visit to the Sherwood Inn early into your wedding planning so that we may show you our banquet and lodging facilities, introduce you to our team, and discuss your wishes further.

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Syracuse

Follow The Sherwood Inn on

15 Reviews for The Sherwood Inn

4.9
out of 5.0
Filter reviews by services used:
All Reviews
Accommodations (3)
Cake (3)
Event Planning (3)
Hors d'Oeuvres (3)
Server(s) (3)
Bartender(s) (3)
Barware (3)
China (3)
Flatware (3)
Glassware (3)
Linens (3)
Parking (3)
Dessert (2)
Champagne Toast (2)
House Beer (2)
House Wine (2)
Open Bar (2)
Indoor (1)
Covered Outdoor (1)
Uncovered Outdoor (1)
Bridal Suite (1)
In-House Bar (1)
In-House Catering (1)
Wireless Internet (1)
Buffet (1)
Cocktail Reception (1)
Outside Cake (1)
Plated (1)
Stations (1)
Premium Liquor (1)
House Liquor (1)
Signature Drink (1)
Specialty Wine (1)
Wheelchair Access (1)
Sort by:

5.0

I couldn't have asked for a better wedding reception than the one I recently had at the Sherwood Inn in Skaneateles. Meredith and Shelly, and the entire team at the Sherwood Inn, were exceptional to work with before my wedding and during the special day! They were so professional and helped take care of so many details, so I didn't have to worry about much! The food and service was absolutely outstanding, and the place looked stunning! I highly recommend the Sherwood Inn for any couple's wedding or any other special event! Tiffany

Profile Picture Tiffany, 10/22/16, 5 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Parking, Wheelchair Access, Accommodations, Cake, Event Planning, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'Oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Signature Drink, Specialty Wine, Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Indoor
5.0

Picture the quintessential, historic country inn on a beautiful lake with a staff that is ready to make your day amazing! Our daughter's reception was absolutely picture perfect, a moment in time, a memory to cherish. Meredith, Meghan, and Lucinda went above and beyond with their staff to ensure that every detail was handled. We had the most relaxing time, the most delicious fare, the best cake ever (thank you, Michael!) and the most restful nights in their beautiful inn. FIVE STARS for the SHERWOOD INN. Every couple should be so lucky!

Profile Picture sharon, 9/5/15, 2 Reviews
Category: Catering, Ceremony & Reception Venue, Wedding Cake, Wedding Planning

The Sherwood Inn Pricing

Reception Site Fee
Peak Season
Starting from $500.00

The Sherwood Inn FAQ

Venue Highlights
Maximum Capacity
200
Guest Minimum
50
Event Spaces
5
Type
Historic, Inn/B&B, Restaurant
Style
Classic, Vintage
Setting
Covered Outdoor, Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Peak Season Months:
May
June
July
August
September
Off-Peak Season Months:
January
February
March
April
October
November
December
Bridal Shower
Ceremony
Engagement Party
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner
Elopements
Accommodations
Bridal Suite
Cake
Event Planning
In-House Bar
In-House Catering
Wireless Internet
All Inclusive Packages
Clean Up
Event Rentals
Liability Insurance
Lighting/Sound
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Set Up
Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Family Style
Hors d'Oeuvres
Outside Cake
Plated
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings
French Service
Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine
Limited Bar
Outside Alcohol
Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Chocolate Fountain
Parking
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle
Valet
1 AWARD

Photos

43 Photos

Sherwood Inn Wedding

43 Photos
220x220 sq 1433778331232 the story photography 02
220x220 sq 1433777328946 sherwood wedding webiste3
220x220 sq 1434048893305 the story photography 05
220x220 sq 1433779089861 the story photography 09
220x220 sq 1433777357418 the story photography 08
220x220 sq 1433779072312 the story photography 01
220x220 sq 1433777361614 the story photography 07
220x220 sq 1434048900248 the story photography 10
220x220 sq 1434049062171 the story photography 13
220x220 sq 1434048903006 the story photography 12
220x220 sq 1433777377754 the story photography 15
220x220 sq 1434048920737 the story photography 16
220x220 sq 1434048908070 tom harmon sherwoodinnwedding0012
220x220 sq 1434048916980 tom harmon sherwoodinnwedding0032
220x220 sq 1433778370439 tom harmon sherwoodinnwedding0029
220x220 sq 1434048888422 sherwood wedding webiste2
220x220 sq 1434048986135 mary buttolph photography wedding 1
220x220 sq 1434049004998 mary buttolph photography wedding 9
220x220 sq 1454513959769 mary buttolph photography wedding 5
220x220 sq 1454513982117 mary buttolph photography wedding 14
220x220 sq 1454513991847 mary buttolph photography wedding 15
220x220 sq 1454514001209 mary buttolph photography wedding 16
220x220 sq 1454514020527 sherwood inntylerbrownstudio
220x220 sq 1504197210838 kaitlyn meeks photography 1
+19
Photos
220x220 sq 1504197210924 kaitlyn meeks photography 2
220x220 sq 1504197221077 kaitlyn meeks photography 2016 1
220x220 sq 1504197254390 mary buttolph photography wedding 2
220x220 sq 1504197260409 mary buttolph photography wedding 3
220x220 sq 1504197266730 mary buttolph photography wedding 4
220x220 sq 1504197272111 mary buttolph photography wedding 5
220x220 sq 1504197310670 mary buttolph photography wedding 7
220x220 sq 1504197316170 mary buttolph photography wedding 8
220x220 sq 1504197328330 mary buttolph photography wedding 10
220x220 sq 1504197334642 mary buttolph photography wedding 11
220x220 sq 1504197340823 mary buttolph photography wedding 12
220x220 sq 1504197346049 mary buttolph photography wedding 13
220x220 sq 1504197351382 mary buttolph photography wedding 14
220x220 sq 1504197360225 mary buttolph photography wedding 15
220x220 sq 1504197374131 mary buttolph photography wedding 17
220x220 sq 1504197381364 mary buttolph photography wedding 18
220x220 sq 1504197388684 mary buttolph photography wedding 19
220x220 sq 1504197395228 mary buttolph photography wedding 20
220x220 sq 1504197515620 tom harmon sherwoodinnwedding0020

Professional Network & Endorsements

1 ENDORSEMENT
The Sherwood is one of those places where they truly come through on all levels. The waterfront location is amazing, the architecture of the venue stands on its own, shining the original era in all its glory. But, they don't fall short on service and food. The menu is current and delivered as they promise. As a wedding planner, I appreciate their goal of putting the client first, committed to professionalism and a positive attitude. Its always a joy to work with them.