The Garden City Hotel

Long Island




Experience the Garden City Hotel’s legendary Grand Ballroom along with our deluxe guest rooms and suites. Whether an intimate celebration or lavish affair, let us create your dream day. We pride ourselves on impeccable service and a first-class culinary team led by world-renowned Chef David Burke.

The Garden City Hotel is one of Long Island’s most iconic addresses - a landmark beloved for its timeless elegance and modern-day comfort. Just 22 miles from Manhattan, you can treat your guests to luxurious suites, a first-class culinary team led by celebrity Chef David Burke, and make the most of 25,000 square feet of idyllic event space for your special day. From the Rotunda that offers an elegant setting for cocktail receptions and breathtaking wedding photography, to the glamorous and magnificent Grand Ballroom for a seated reception, to the stylish Société Suite with outdoor balcony, and finally the charming English Garden where you can exchange rings, The Garden City Hotel is a modern classic that has constantly inspired romance and luxury. You can also host your engagement party, rehearsal dinner, after-hours dancing, and farewell brunch to make the most of this legendary and memorable venue!

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, Hotel/Resort, Ballrooms


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 450 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 140 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 450 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:30AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee to rent the Garden or Ballroom areas for a wedding ceremony is $1,000 with reception rental. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for specific details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Garden City Hotel is estimated at between $36,021 and $60,064 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
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 in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:30AM