Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel




Positioned along the coast of Seneca Lake on North Franklin Street in the coastal community of Watkins, the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel offers blissful couples a lovely venue with first class service as the ideal setting to tie the knot. Located southwest of Syracuse in the southwestern portion of New York, this venue provides picturesque, natural views of the water as the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable wedding and reception. Equipped with a variety of romantic spaces to share your vows, each space within the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel is sure to provide the captivating wedding day photos you always dreamed of. If you are planning an elegant and formal event, consider the Ballroom, which provides brides and grooms ample room to wed, dine, and celebrate with family and friends. For a more intimate gathering, consider the Patio, which overlooks the water. No matter which space captures your heart, the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel ensures an evening to remember for a lifetime.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Event Center, Ocean/Waterfront View, Ballrooms, Outdoor, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

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

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception. The venue includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The set up fee for a ceremony is $1,000. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $500/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel is estimated at between $22,032 and $34,344 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Ceremony arch
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 onsite manager
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Complimentary menu tasting for two
Complimentary placement of place cards and favors

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM
No nails/tape
Sparklers allowed
Preferred vendors for ceiling drapery