The best and/or unique private party venues in Central Jersey that offer out of the ordinary settings with a WOW ambiance, awesome scenic views and a reputation for either top notch food, excellent service, or the flexibility to bring in your own private caterer, and that will make your special event a memorable one..
These venues are ideal settings for wedding receptions, corporate functions, charity galas, and social events such as Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvah, birthday parties, anniversary parties, trade shows, holiday parties, and more
The Ashford Estate
637 Province Line Rd
Allentown, NJ 08501
The Ashford is situated on over 30 park-like acres of sculpted property, complete with sparkling fountains, waterfalls, a floating gazebo, stone ruins, garden arbors and sprawling views. In addition to the natural beauty of its grounds, The Ashford features immaculately preserved and architecturally astonishing structures, such as the barn chapel, carriage house and the grand ballroom.
608 Spotswood-Englishtown Rd.
Monroe Township, NJ
While they offer beautiful outdoor setting for all types of weddings, they are especially popular with South Asian-Indian weddings. It has 37 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with waterfalls, lakes, and pedestrian bridges. There is also a heliport on-site for those who want to arrive in style. On-site parking for over 389 vehicles, and numerous restrooms. No waiting on Line. They can accommodate up to 1120 guests, rain or shine. Will need to arrange for an outside caterer.
35 Archertown Road
New Egypt, NJ
This attractive rustic vineyard setting surrounded by rolling hills and local farms is a unique venue for private functions and gatherings, including weddings, showers, rehearsal dinners, corporate meetings, retirement celebrations, holiday parties, and luncheons.
They can accommodate parties ranging from 40 to 225 guests and even more for tented vineyard affairs. They have partnered with two catering companies -- Branches Catering (accommodating indoor weddings, outdoor tented wedding and all indoor private events) and Conroy Catering (indoor weddings).
The Palace at Somerset Park
333 Davidson Avenue
This is an elegant venue for private parties, conferences, weddings, and social events. The setting is among gently rolling colorful gardens, mature trees, and a picturesque, Palladian-style mansion.
Route 29/Risler Street
The historic Prallsville Mill is located in Stockton NJ, included on the National Register of Historic Places and part of the D & R Canal State Park. It offers both an indoor venue for a maximum of 150 and an outside area available for tenting for larger private functions. The Mill has become a place for concerts, art exhibitions, antique shows, holiday parties, school fund-raiser auctions, meetings, and private parties. The Mill is available for weekday and weekend functions.
Sayen House and Gardens
155 Hughes Drive
A welcome sanctuary for nature lovers, garden enthusiasts and history buffs alike. Along with this breathtaking scenery as nature's perfect background, Sayen Gardens is available for a variety of functions and gatherings, including wedding receptions, bar and bat mitzvahs, private parties, holiday parties, showers and business meetings and luncheons. Outside ceremonies may be arranged with special permission. The house can accommodate up to 110 people for dining and 150 plus for assembly.
800 Ocean Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ
Sweeping views of the Ocean from the 2nd floor of the First Avenue Pavilion with both indoor & outdoor seating. The atmosphere is upscale and attractive with a fireplace, couches and ocean views. They accommodate private parties for up to 500 people for beach front weddings, reunions, corporate functions, birthday party's, and more. They can work with your caterer or event planner.