Ceremonies & Reception Venues

Sunset Beach

Stunning views and blue waters provide the perfect backdrop for you and your guests to enjoy as they watch you say your vows from the comfort of the Lake Michigan shoreline. As one of the only hotels and resorts in northern Michigan with the ability to offer private beach ceremonies, Bay Harbor Village Hotel’s Sunset Beach provides the ultimate fairytale setting to bring your wedding dreams to life.

Observation Platform

For a truly unique nuptial occasion there is nothing more exceptional than our very own Observation Platform. Say "I do" surrounded by Lake Michigan’s deep blue waters as the waves serenade you and your guests. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery and watch as the many sailboats and yachts provide a completely original experience only found in Bay Harbor.

Marina Lawn Panel

Enjoy the array of colors found in our northern Michigan sunset as you host your grand celebration on Bay Harbor Village Hotel’s outdoor tented reception venue, the Marina Lawn Panel. You and your guests will experience an unforgettable evening of cocktails, dining and dancing alongside our very own Bay Harbor Lake Marina while overlooking all the magnificent surrounding homes and yachts in and around the lake.

The Loft

Indulge in the elegance of The Loft while the colors of our northern Michigan sunset fill the room for you and your guests to enjoy as you wine, dine and dance the night away. Our newest and entirely private celebratory function space offers panoramic views of Lake Michigan, Bay Harbor Lake Marina and the Village at Bay Harbor’s Main Street.

The Conference Center

Let your guests look upon the sunset while they relax on the lounge furniture or mingle with friends and family as they enjoy cocktail hour in the lobby of Bay Harbor Village Hotel’s Conference Center located in the heart of the Village. Featuring beautiful bay windows throughout the space that offer brilliant views of Village at Bay Harbor’s Main Street and Bay Harbor Lake Marina it is the perfect spot for your indoor reception, rehearsal dinner or post-wedding brunch. 

Equestrian Center

Bay Harbor is well-known for its picturesque lakefront views but its beauty does not stop there. Imagine rolling hills and charming greenery surrounding you and your guests as you celebrate in our very own Bay Harbor Equestrian Center. These beautiful grounds offer views of rustic riding arenas and overlook the sparkling waters of Little Traverse Bay.