Staten Island, NY is home to around 480,000 NYC residents. For over 200 years, the famous Staten Island Ferry has been offering New Yorkers a quick escape from the other more populated boroughs with a free scenic boat ride across the Bay and access to great public parks, a popular zoo and some of the best restaurants in NYC. For couples getting hitched in New York City, Staten Island is also home to some of the most affordable wedding venues in NYC! Completely surrounded by water, Staten Island is the perfect choice for couples seeking a waterfront wedding venue that’s easily accessible from other parts of New York. Our photographers and videographers don’t mind the commute from our Brooklyn wedding photography studio and have worked at most of the Staten Island wedding venues and always capture beautiful wedding photo and video on the island!
Choosing a less populated borough to host your wedding is a great way to save when planning an NYC wedding on a budget! Besides offering more intimate settings and flexible pricing, Staten Island wedding venues come with one of the best NYC Skyline Views around ! Getting married on Staten Island gives your wedding guests a “destination wedding” experience and thanks to it’s easy access from New Jersey and the other boroughs, your guests won’t have the hassle of the “destination wedding” travel!
Although Staten Island is the smallest of the boroughs in New York City, there are several types of wedding venues to choose from when getting married on the Island. From beach wedding venues to cultural Japanese gardens to rooftop wedding venues with a view, Staten Island has something for every couple getting married in NY. Keep reading for more info on some of our photographers favorite Staten Island wedding venues.