BRIDES New York: The Best Boutique Hotel Wedding Venues

Updated 08/10/15

Liesl Henrichsen of Photo Pink

For the bride who wants a New York-style wedding that isn't into the typical ballroom affair, these boutique hotel venues perfectly capture the city's unique and trendy vibe. With everything from vintage décor to views of the twinkling skyline, these fantastic spaces are sure to bring just the right amount of character to your big day.

The Bowery Hotel (Above)

Located in New York's trendy Lower East Side, this hotel is perfect for the couple that wants to have their wedding in a luxurious, vintage-inspired ballroom. With over 100,000 square feet of space, exposed brick walls and iron chandeliers, the 200-capacity Bowery is an ideal spot for a romantic bohemian fête.

Hudson Hotel
 Courtesy of The Hudson Hotel

The Hudson Hotel

This chic uptown hotel features a newly-renovated, tented rooftop terrace and penthouse to wow your guests with stunning views of NYC from the hotel's 24th floor. For the couple who plans to celebrate until the sun comes up, the hotel has great spaces for an informal after party. The Hudson, which has a capacity of up to 135, also offers discounted room block rates. Read real brides' reviews here!

 Courtesy of Wedding Wire

This trendy lounge is fairly new to the New York scene. At 30 stories, the impressive views of the Empire State Building and midtown Manhattan are hard to beat. With a capacity of up to 80, the hotel is great for a small and sophisticated nuptial celebration — and its chic indoor-outdoor space is so fab that you don't even need additional décor. Read real brides' reviews here!

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Soho Grand Hotel
 Courtesy of Soho Grand Hotel

Located right in the heart of Soho, this trendy, 70-capacity boutique hotel is perfect for the couple hosting an intimate wedding. There are lots of options available for your wedding here, from chic loft spaces to an outdoor terrace and grand clubroom for dancing — it's perfect for the "anti-ballroom" bride who still likes luxury.

Trump Soho
Courtesy of Trump Soho 

Featuring expansive views of the lower Manhattan skyline and Hudson river, Trump SoHo's three distinct event spaces are perfect for the bride with a sleek and modern aesthetic. Looking to surprise your groom, or even your guests? The hotel, which has a capacity of up to 250 guests, offers a custom skywriting service for your wedding day! Read real brides' reviews here!

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