330 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY
Whitby Castle is a timeless wedding venue based in Westchester County in Rye, NY. This turn-of-the-century castle sits magnificently on 126 acres and boasts a striking resemblance to the original Whitby Abbey monastery in England. Thanks to its sensational views of Long Island Sound, perfectly manicured lawns, and golf course, the venue is the perfect backdrop for your wedding day photos. Built in 1852, the castle exhibits gothic and renaissance architectural design fused with a bright and contemporary indoor decor. The venue can hold up to 250 guests and have several options to choose from depending on the size of your party. Outside the castle, you may wed beneath the archway and continue your celebrations on the outdoor patio facing Milton Harbour. Inside, the venue holds a grand ballroom for receptions that is suitable for large groups. For more intimate gatherings, you can choose between two private reception rooms. The team at Whitby Castle goes above and beyond to ensure that you and your guests are celebrated. They will be by your side every step of the way, making sure that everything runs seamlessly. The venue has a list of preferred vendors that you may choose from that can also simplify the decision-making process. There is an on-site restaurant available that offers catering options and full bar services. Further services available to you include event rentals like glassware, flatware, and linens, as well as valet and parking. When it comes to cuisine, you are in for a treat as there are multiple options available. Some of these include a champagne and bellini greeting, a cocktail hour, hors d’oeuvres, and a reception table with an exotic fruit, cheese, and fresh vegetable display. Some sample entrées also include free-range chicken breast, miso-glazed mahi-mahi, and New York strip steak with bordelaise sauce.