Bristol Harbour - Finger Lakes Weddings, Lodge, Dining and Golf

Your Finger Lakes Wedding Destination

Let our experienced Weddings Team help you create your dream day with our customizable wedding packages, gorgeous outdoor ceremony sites and indoor reception venues. Whether you're planning an intimate evening affair or grand wedding weekend, our world-class service and mouthwatering cuisine combine with the region’s timeless natural beauty to create the perfect destination for your luxurious Finger Lakes wedding.

The Knot Best of Weddings 2020

We are proud to announce that Bristol Harbour Weddings has been selected as a 2020 winner in the The Knot Best of Weddings, an award representing the highest-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples, their families and wedding guests on The Knot.

In 2020, only 5 percent of hundreds of thousands of local wedding professionals listed on The Knot received this distinguished award. Bristol Harbour Weddings is honored to be amongst this elite group of award recipients!

The Knot Best of Weddings - 2020 PickBristol Harbour


Styled Venue Open House

Newly engaged? Looking for your perfect Finger Lakes wedding venue? Visit Bristol Harbour's Styled Venue Open House to experience why Bristol Harbour was voted The Knot Best of Weddings 2020!

Sunday, May 3, 2020  |  12 pm - 3 pm
complimentary admission - no RSVP required

See our lake view wedding venues decorated in the hottest wedding trends for 2020 by Honey Dew Events and get inspired for your Finger Lakes wedding. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

Bristol Harbour's Lake View Seneca Terrace in Spring


Special Deal of Select Fridays in 2020

We're almost completely booked for the 2020 wedding season, but we still have a few select Fridays available:

July 3  |  July 31  |  August 21

Book your Seneca Ballroom wedding on any of these dates and receive complimentary use of the Bristol Room for your celebration! Use the Bristol Room for your cocktail hour, late night snack, or wedding lounge area.

Contact us at or (585) 396-2200 today to schedule your complimentary tour. Hurry, because these dates will go fast!

Please note, offer available for new bookings only. Offer available only on the Fridays listed above, on a first come first served basis. Offer cannot be combined with other offers or applied to previously booked weddings.


Special Wedding Offer for Select May 2020 Wedding Dates

Offer available for weddings held May 1-3 & 8-10, 2020 only

Host your stunning spring wedding against the breathtaking backdrop of Bristol Harbour in bloom. Book your wedding in the first two weekends of May and receive this great wedding deal:

$15 off per head for any chosen wedding package

Email for additional information and to schedule your complimentary tour today!

Please note, this discount may not be applied to previously booked weddings.

Spring Wedding at the Bristol Lawn Ceremony Site at Bristol Harbour

Beautiful Bride and Groom embrace under apple blossoms at spring Bristol Harbour Wedding


Exclusive Offer!

For remaining Sundays in 2020, we are excited to offer $15 off per head for any chosen wedding package.

There aren't many 2020 wedding dates left, so contact our wedding team as soon as possible for more information!

Please note, this offer is only available as of 8/22/19 for weddings booked on a Sunday in 2020 and the discount may not be applied to previously booked weddings.


Halloween 2020 still available!

Dreaming of a sophisticated and stylish autumn inspired wedding with a twist of intrigue? Bristol Harbour is the perfect place for your elegant Halloween masquerade reception or harvest themed celebration, and Halloween 2020 (Saturday 10/31/2020) is still available! 

Get inspired with these great Halloween Wedding ideas:

1. Bristol Harbour's Favorite Halloween Wedding Ideas on Pinterest

2. - Halloween Wedding Style 

3. Country Living - Gothic & Halloween Weddings 

4. The Knot - Halloween Wedding Style Ideas 

5. Green Wedding Shoes - Halloween Masquerade Wedding 

Halloween Wedding Cake on Bristol Harbour's Lake View Lawn

Glamorous Halloween Wedding Tablescape at Bristol Harbour


Wedding Pricing, Information & Free Planning Guide

Request More Info

Our wedding information packet is available for download using the link above. 

Please contact our Wedding Coordination team with any questions or to schedule your complimentary facility tour. We look forward to meeting you and hosting your elegant Finger Lakes wedding!


Wedding Coordination Team


Wedding Ceremony & Reception Venues

Bristol Harbour makes it easy for you to create a one-of-a-kind Finger Lakes destination wedding that’s a perfect reflection of your love.

Our lake view wedding ceremony and reception venues can accommodate your small, intimate celebration or grand affair for 200+ guests. Adjoining open air terraces, beautifully landscaped paths, paved walkways and hand crafted arbors combined with the unparalleled backdrop of Canandaigua Lake create the ultimate experience for your special day.

Fall Wedding Styled Shoot at Bristol Harbour

Exclusive Wedding Option

Our Exclusive Wedding option gives you the opportunity to be the only wedding held at Bristol Harbour on your special day. This option allows you to book the Bristol Room and Terrace, Seneca Ballroom and Terrace, and Bridal Suite, so you can enjoy exclusivity and the ability to customize your celebration.

Create the perfect event with your choice of indoor or outdoor ceremony site, venues for cocktails, dinner, and even late-night dancing and dining.

This package also gives you the opportunity for priority booking of accommodations for your guests staying on-site in our 31-room hotel. Please note: Bernie’s Café, Golf Shop and Golf Course are not available with the Exclusive Wedding option and are open to the public during Weddings.


Seasonal Wedding Menus

Create your perfect wedding menu from our chef selected, seasonal wedding menus. Treat your guests to an delectable meal that they'll rave about for years to come! Our talented culinary team has crafted our Wedding Menus to showcase the best the Finger Lakes region has to offer. 

Bristol Harbour can accommodate your guests for your entire wedding weekend, from rehearsal dinner through your wedding and farewell brunch.

Pork Tenderloin Wedding Menu Option


House-made Wedding Cakes

Our Executive Pastry Chef can also create a decadent wedding cake to compliment your celebration. Choose from fresh floral embellishments, beautiful fondant creations, or even layers dripping in luscious chocolate.
 House Made Wedding Cake on Lake View Lawn at Bristol Harbour

House-made Wedding Desserts

Are you looking for a more unique dessert? Wow your guests with a tempting dessert table filled some of your favorite house-made goodies:

  • Classic Cookies - chocolate chip, oatmeal, peanut butter, frosted sugar cookie cut outs
  • Regula & Mini Cupcakes
  • Mini Tartes - chocolate mousse, peanut butter mousse, fresh fruit
  • Chocolate Covered Strawberries & Tuxedo Strawberries
  • Mini Brownie Bites
  • Mini Cannoli
  • Cream Puffs & Cream Puff Swans
  • Raspberry Swirl Cheesecake Bites
  • Italian Cookies - mini biscotti, cuccidati, angeletti guiguileni, tatu, rock cookies, italian wedding cakes

Do you have something particular in mind that you don't see here? We're happy to accommodate special requests whenever possible!


Bridal Suite

Our new luxurious private Bridal Suite has been designed to allow you and your bridal party to gather and prepare on your wedding day in your own intimate area. The Bridal Suite features vanity seating, hanging space, full length mirror, comfortable lounge area, and private bathroom.

Packages include a dedicated member of staff to attend to the Bridal Suite.  Enjoy a celebratory champagne toast and a bite to eat; food and beverage packages are available.


Read why recent couples loved hosting their picture perfect wedding at Bristol Harbour

Meet our Team

The Bristol Harbour Weddings Team is honored to help you create a wedding celebration as unique as your love story



Let Bristol Harbour add a few special touches to your day to make your ceremony and reception unique.

Guests who attend your wedding can take part in activities offered at Bristol Harbour, including golf, beach access, or simply relaxing with a glass of wine or beer while enjoying the peaceful sights and sounds of Canandaigua Lake.

Rochester and Finger Lakes Wedding Reception Venue


Approved Wedding Vendors

We've curated a list of the best local wedding vendors to help you make your wedding dreams come to life

Seneca Ballroom Terrace Outdoor Wedding Lounge Styled Photo Shoot


Engagement Photos

Bristol Harbour's signature lake view lawn is the perfect backdrop for breathtaking engagement photos you'll cherish for a lifetime

Couple Pose For Engagement Photos on the Lake View Lawn

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