The Inns of Aurora

Finger Lakes



The distinctive Inns of Aurora are stepped in history, and have been restored to their original grace. Built in 1833, the Inns of Aurora have enjoyed a colorful past. Imagine a historic inn, recently restored to luxury, with beautiful white columns and porches, terraces, and verandas that overlook sparkling Cayuga Lake and a charming, historic village. Or, imagine a private mansion all your own, filled with stunning artwork and furniture. Picture sweeping lawns that roll down to the water’s edge—the perfect backdrop to your beautiful wedding! The Inns of Aurora are idyllic sites for weddings, providing endless elegant settings for the ceremony and reception. Whether you choose the Lakeside Room with its French door and stone terrace, or a Grecian temple situated on a bluff overlooking the lake, the Inns of Aurora offer everything that is needed for a dream wedding to unfold.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Hotel/Resort, Ocean/Waterfront View, Bed & Breakfast/Inn


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 60 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 96 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Inns of Aurora is estimated at between $17,949 and $31,920 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM