The Inside Scoop
FROM THE KNOT EDITORS
The First Look
Couples feel like royalty when they have their wedding ceremony and reception at The Mansion at TImber Point in Great River, New York. Rolling hills, manicured lawns and a waterfront view provide a romantic setting on this 300-acre property, while the colonial-style mansion adds a traditional touch. With a capacity for 250 wedding guests, the award-winning venue is partnered with local wedding vendors to provide everything the to-be-weds need for a memorable event. The expansive property offers numerous photo opportunities both on the grounds and inside the mansion.
Patio. Lined with hedges and paved with red brick, the patio is a gorgeous setting for a ceremony and cocktail hours. The pergola on the patio is a wonderful place for the couple to exchange vows.
Ballroom. The fireplace in the ballroom provides another great place for the wedding ceremony. The bride can make her entrance by coming down the grand staircase of the colonial mansion. With elegant wood flooring and a spacious dance floor, the ballroom is also the ideal spot for a wedding reception. Air-conditioning in the summer and heat from the fireplace in the winter keeps the ballroom comfortable for guests all year.
What You Should Know
A dedicated wedding planner helps the couples make decisions down to the most minor details. Couples can work with the planner to choose from the long list of preferred vendors or save money by choosing the Complete Wedding Package, which includes:
- A five-hour reception
- Bakery service
- Music or DJ service
A bridal suite is available onsite for the bride to prepare for the ceremony and change into something more comfortable for the reception. For the guests' convenience, coat checking is available. Audiovisual equipment for showing slideshows or video at the reception is available for an extra fee.
The venue offers a variety of meal packages for the couple to choose from, including banquets, cocktail hour and a grand reception sit-down dinner package. The kitchen is attached to the ballroom, so guests can enjoy fresh, hot meals prepared onsite. Meal enhancements are also available, which include:
- Raw bar
- Sushi bar
- Ice cream sundae bar
- Chocolate fountain
- Truffle bar
Couples can choose from a variety of add-on services to add even more elegance and convenience to the ceremony and reception. Some extra perks available for an extra fee are:
- Custom ice sculptures
- Valet service
- White San Francisco trolley with a railed porch for the bride to make her exit
When the reception is over, it doesn't mean the party has to end. Guests can meet at the Timber Point Pub for the ultimate after party. Serving late-night snacks and drinks, the cash-only pub is a great place to bring up to 125 guests for a few more drinks.
From the Vendor
The Mansion At Timber Point
Timber Point offers dramatic views of the Great South Bay providing a “Picture Perfect.” wedding day. Devoted to serving one wedding at a time, we can accommodate intimate or large affairs. Your guests can enjoy cocktails outdoors while taking in the views of the bay and the manicured estate.
Amenities + Details
Outdoor - Covered
Outdoor - Not Covered
For more details about amenities, please message the Venue.
$$ – Affordable
Ballroom, Waterfront, Country Club, Estate, Historic Venue, Tented
Bar + Drinks, Cakes + Desserts, Food + Catering, Planning, Rentals + Equipment, Service Staff
Meet The Coordinator
With 14 years in the adventures of wedding planning, life never gets boring. Her unique approach & attention to detail makes planning fun & easy while throwing away all notions of cookie cutter weddings. She delights in bringing out each couples personalities, sense of humor, individual style and favorite foods into the event. She believes the BEST weddings are the ones that leave your guests saying WOW - That was so them!