Overview: The Grandview, part of the Bonura Hospitality Group, is an award-winning venue on the waterfront in Poughkeepsie with more than 30 years of catering experience. Built with special events in mind, it sits 40 feet above the water’s edge, offering outstanding views of the Hudson River, high-end touches, and tons of versatility to bring your dream ceremony to life. The Outdoor Ballroom provides sweeping views of the Hudson River and the Mid-Hudson Bridge. In the dramatic Grand Ballroom, classical elegance meets new-world style (theatric lighting and plush fabrics), with a cocktail room also overlooking the waterfront.
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The Cost: $80–$150 per person, depending on date and time; no rental fee.
What’s Included: A deluxe cocktail hour, top-shelf open bar for five hours, custom wedding cake from on-premises bakery, floor-length table linens, formal black-tie service, four-course dinner, valet parking, to-go beverage station, personalized menus, escort cards, direction maps, maitre d’ service for on-site coordination, wedding suite with Champagne and private wedding attendant, signature cocktail, and cocktail-hour décor.
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Standout Features: The venue offers a complimentary antique trolley to transport guests to and from the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel, and a full breakfast for your guests the morning after your wedding.