Gardens Galore: 9 Must-See Garden Venues in the Garden State

The romance of a garden wedding is something everyone can appreciate. Who isn’t captivated by a gorgeous landscape with flowers, trees, fountains, manicured lawns, and meandering paths? You’ll find all of these things and more among New Jersey’s garden wedding venues. Here are 10 that are well worth checking out.


Scotland Run Golf Club

Monroe Township, NJ

Fab Features: elegant golf club set on expansive seasonal flower gardens • the airy New Ottinger Conservatory boasts floor-to-ceiling windows and glass doors opening onto a terrace with sweeping golf course views • romantic al fresco ceremony pavilion beside a tranquil pond and waterfall

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Park Chateau Estate and Gardens

East Brunswick, New Jersey

Fab Features: manor and grounds evoke a French countryside estate • lush, Versailles-inspired gardens • private garden chapel and lily pond for ceremonies • elaborately embellished ballroom

Catering: In-house
Price: $$$

The Bradford Estate

Hainesport, NJ

Fab Features: beautiful country estate with lush, manicured grounds • say "I do" under the pergola in the "secret garden," encircled by tall hedges and shade trees • cocktails on the wraparound porch followed by receptions in the classically elegant ballrooms with its rows of oversized windows

Catering: In-house
Price: $$

The English Manor

Ocean Township, New Jersey

Fab Features: historic mansion and garden estate • Grand Ballroom with marble dance floor and custom mahogany bar • park-like ceremony setting

Catering: In-house
Price: $$

Naninas In The Park

Belleville, New Jersey

Fab Features: Tuscan Villa-style mansion and historic park • gardens bloom in spring with cherry trees • optional horse-drawn carriage ride through the park

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Park Savoy Estate

Florham Park, New Jersey

Fab Features: Palatial décor indoors, landscaped grounds outdoors • Ballroom boasts floor-to-ceiling windows, a Carrera marble fireplace, and French doors • garden ceremonies on the lawn

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Woodcliff Manor

Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Fab Features: charming 19th-century manor house and gardens • private Victorian garden + gazebo and two waterfall-fed ponds • receptions rooms overlook the grounds and patio

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Ashford Estate

Allentown, New Jersey

Fab Features: elegant country estate • Barn Chapel with vaulted wood interior and floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace • breathtaking Grand Ballroom overlooking the parklike surroundings

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


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