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Wedding Venues in Albany, NY

If you’re planning on getting married in Albany, NY, there are multiple great venues in the area to choose from. You’ll want to plan on booking your location at least a year in advance if possible.

The places that the Best Western Albany Airport Inn provides complimentary shuttle service to and from are the Albany Country Club, Shaker Ridge Country Club, The Altamont Manor, The Appel Inn and Colonie Golf & Country Club.

The Best Western Albany Airport Inn

In order to get the free shuttle, you need a minimum of 10 room nights at group rate under the group block. Other destinations may be available, so for more information contact the Sales Manager, Stacie Blair, who’s also a licensed wedding planner (518-458-1000 or stacieb@bwalbanyairport.com).

You can also have your engagement party, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony and reception all at the Best Western Albany Airport Inn. You and your guests can stay the night and enjoy a complimentary full hot breakfast in the morning!

The Best Western Albany Airport Inn offers three different wedding packages to choose from. All wedding packages include a Professional Wedding Planner, custom table linens in your wedding colors, a wedding cake of your choice made by Coccadotts Cake Shop, elegant centerpieces, a champagne toast at each place setting, a private suite for the wedding party during cocktail hour and discounted hotel rates for guests.

If you book a minimum of 10 room nights at the group rate under the group block, the bride and groom’s room is free! If you aren’t having your reception here but your guests are staying here, then you can get a free room with a minimum of 21 room nights at the group rate under the group block. The newly renovated ballroom can hold up to 150 guests with a dance floor.

The Albany Country Club

The Albany Country Club has a few different wedding packages to choose from and the prices vary. They offer special rates for Friday and Sunday Weddings.

Their golf course and grounds make for a very beautiful setting and they have a patio you can use for cocktail hour in the warmer months. Albany Country Club is about 11 miles from the Best Western Albany Airport Inn.

Shaker Ridge Country Club

Shaker Ridge Country Club is less than 3 miles from the Best Western Albany Airport Inn. 2Shea catering is their banquet and restaurant caterer and their banquet room can hold up to 200 people.

They provide complimentary valet parking for your guests and a champagne station to greet them. Membership is not required to host your reception here!

The Altamont Manor

The Altamont Manor is about 15 miles from the Best Western Albany Airport Inn. The grounds and gardens will really blow you away and are the main reason couple’s book their wedding here.

The owner also helps coordinate your wedding and advises you on great local vendors to use. He and his wife are also photographers, so they can take your wedding photos if you’d like. The Altamont Manor is a nice option for an outdoor wedding of 150 guests or less. They also offer backup plans if it rains.

The Appel Inn

The Appel Inn is about 14 miles from the Best Western Albany Airport Inn. It’s a great location for an outside ceremony because they have beautiful gardens. They also have an indoor space available that holds up to 150 guests. They provide you with a certified wedding planner to help you coordinate your day.

Colonie Golf and Country Club

Colonie Golf and Country Club is about 11 miles from the Best Western Albany Airport Inn. Wedding packages here include centerpieces, linens, cake and escort cards. You and your guests will experience stunning views of the golf course!

Albany, NY is a great place to get married because of all the nice local venues and professional wedding vendors. The key to having a successful wedding is hiring the right people!

If you choose to get married at the Best Western Hotel, our staff will take care of you and your guests before, during and after the wedding. If you prefer to get married at another venue, you can still stay with us and receive complimentary shuttle service to your chosen location.