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Venues in Saranac Lake, NY,
(518) 891-6900

About Us

Hotel Saranac is a beautiful historic hotel wedding venue situated in the heart of Saranac Lake, New York. This hotel strikes a balance between then and now, blending classic charm with modern amenities and style. This regal venue was originally a central hub for Gilded Age royalty from across the globe and continues its tradition of high-quality service and luxurious surroundings for wedding events and much more to this day.

Facilities and Capacity

Hotel Saranac offers a range of event spaces capable of hosting a variety of wedding events such as elopements, cocktail reception, engagement parties, ceremonies, rehearsal dinners, receptions, and more. The artfully restored Grand Ballroom holds the grandeur of its 19th-century origins with wood-panelled walls, vintage chandeliers, and large arched windows providing splendid views. This elegant space is capable of holding up to 170 guests and can accommodate a range of floor plan options to optimize your experience.

The Great Hall is located on the second floor of this venue and runs almost the entire length of the hotel, giving you a large space to work with which is stylishly decorated and provides a warm and welcoming feel. This space features a lovingly restored wooden ceiling and hand-painted artwork alongside a large fireplace, full bar, and a shuffleboard table. This space is ideal for welcoming guests or hosting a cocktail hour before moving into the Grand Ballroom.

For more intimate wedding celebrations, this venue provides the Ember Room, capable of holding parties of 24 - ideal for an intimate day-of brunch - or the Oak Room, which connects to both the Great Hall and Grand Ballroom and can accommodate up to 30 guests.

Services Offered

Hotel Saranac aims to provide everything a couple could need to make their wedding day truly spectacular. This venue provides a full catering service which can create a customized menu to cater to your preferences and style using fresh and local produce. Bar services can also be provided here, and all of the Hotel Saranac’s wedding packages include a complimentary champagne toast. Hotel Saranac can also provide an array of event rentals if necessary.

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  • Hotel Saranac was a dream location for our wedding. Carolyn was amazing to work with and made everything run so smoothly the day of the wedding. I would recommend anyone get married here! Historical and beautiful!

    Frequently Asked Questions about Venue

    Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

    $ 500.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

    $ 500.00

    Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

    $ 500.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

    $ 500.00

    Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

    Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables

    Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

    Cake Cutting, Server(s)

    What is the starting price per person for bar service?

    $ 28.00

    Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

    Bartender(s), House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar

    How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?


    Describe your venue

    Ballroom, Historic Building, Hotel

    What kind of settings are available?

    Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views

    Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

    Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner

    What event services do you offer?

    Accommodations, All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Lighting / Sound, Set Up, Wifi

    What catering services do you offer?

    Cocktail Reception, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings

    What bar services do you provide?

    Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, Liquor License, Open Bar, Signature Drink

    What event items are available?

    Aisle Markers, Aisle Runners, Altar/Arch, Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Chair Covers, Dance Floor, Decor, Drapery, Furniture, Lighting, Photo booth, Tables, Tents, Tent Accessories

    What food and beverage items are available?

    Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

    What transportation and access is available?

    Parking, Wheelchair Access

    What months are included in your peak season?

    June, July, August, September, October

    What months are included in your off-peak season?

    January, February, March, April, May, November, December

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