Pretty places for perfect parties
The vision of Maison Albion is to ignite the romance and imagination of all who enter her gates. May you and your guests be transported to another time in history when gardens bloomed with color galore and interiors beamed in subtle tones of splendor.
Our mission is to enchant our guests at every opportunity. From an encounter online on social media, to a phone call, or a site tour, we seek to welcome all of our guests with the utmost hospitality and care.
Maison Albion is a physical embodiment of Western New York’s French influence. The natural charm and beauty of the property will be accented with light and airy French design and bright, cheery, and colorful gardens.
This historic Albion mansion has been renovated and reinvigorated to ignite the romance and passion of its guests.
We invite you to explore our spaces and rooms!
To download our 2022 brochure, please email us!
Photo on left by Kelsey Graham Photography.
Photo on right by Countryside Photography
Decadent, Traditional, Vintage Styling
Modeled after the Dining Room of the Titantic, our Ballroom evokes the feeling of a bygone era. Rich dark wood walls and Belgian silk fabric panels set the stage for the sparkling chandeliers and stunning bar.
299 Guests Ceremony/Classroom/Cocktail
250 Guests seated at round tables
A Victorian conservatory meets Parisian Bistro
Authentic Parisian Bistro chairs and tables await your guests to offer respite from a warm summer day. The Ballroom Patio is full of palm and banana leaf trees, an antique box piano, and mint lattice details. It also serves as a perfect ceremony weather backup.
250 Guests Ceremony,
150 Guests Cocktail/Dinner
The Garden Terrace
Set the stage for a ceremony and cocktail hour
The pond at Maison Albion is a romantic setting for the most picturesque wedding ceremony. Walk down the stone aisle towards the water and your future. The Terrace can be set for a ceremony for 300 guests, or a cocktail hour for many more! A perfect location for dinner under the stars.
299 Guests Ceremony/Cocktail/Dinner
A dramatic garden setting
Cocooned by a ten foot living wall, The Intimate Garden is a perfect square of hedges designed to emote the feeling of a French Garden in Western New York. Oversized antique iron gates flank an aspen tree, a dramatic backdrop for a wedding ceremony or dinner al fresco.
299 Guests Ceremony/Cocktail/Dinner
The Secret Garden
A secret location meant to be shared
Among the stone mason base of the 1838 barn, The Secret Garden beckons you to dine under dripping wisteria and antique chandeliers. Designed for intimate celebrations, it can be set for a rehearsal dinner or bridal brunch. An outdoor fireplace is guaranteed to keep the chill away from spring and fall evenings.
75 Guests Ceremony
60 Guests seated at rounds or farm tables
The Great Lawn
Endless opportunities to create magic
If you prefer a unique event with a backdrop of your custom design, our green seven acres welcome you to design your gathering. A vintage stone fountain, the original pillars draped in wisteria, or your own chandeliers hanging from a 300 year old tree are all possible on our Great Lawn. Why not erect a sailcloth tent that lets you feel the stars?
1000+ Guests Ceremony
Exquisitely designed with French flair
The Dining Room ~ Hand painted gold silk Chinoiserie Wallpaper adorned with gold molding. Our antique dining table seats12.
The Gentlemen's Lounge ~ 11 foot tall custom bookshelves are filled antiquities and double bars full of vintage colored glassware. This salon, with it's oversized TV, is perfect to watch the game on wedding day or to host an intimate after party.
The Movie Theater and Billiards Room ~ A projection screen is ready for your wedding film or your favorite romantic movie. Eight recliners are set with cozy blankets and a corner fireplace is ready in case of a chill! A complete billiards room with a pool table and games.
Bed & Breakfast
Four bedrooms designed for a sweet night's sleep
Bridal Suite ~ A custom French baroque bed, 10 foot tall antique gold mirror and vanity sets the perfect stage for a bridal moment and honeymoon evening. Full bathroom en suite.
Bridesmaids Suite ~ The 16 foot long resin vanity tabletop is set with antique sconces and five makeup and hair stations for your ladies to primp on the special day! Trundle bed sleeps two.
Guest Suites ~ These two lovely bedrooms are both set with four poster beds, hand made linens in French and Chinoiserie design. Perfect for parents or important guests.
All Bed and Breakfast Rooms are available for overnight stay with your venue rental.
Options for every budget
At Maison Albion, we request a 50% site reservation fee to reserve your day and the balance is due 60 days prior to your event.
Your reservation includes venue access from 10:00am to 1:00am. All events must be concluded by midnight.
Monday - Thursday Dates ~ $5,000
Friday & Sunday Dates ~ $7,000
Saturday Dates ~ $8,000
Overnight stay in Maison Albion, sleeps 8 ~ $1,500
Weekend rental of Maison Albion includes three event days and two overnight stays, sleeps 8 ~ $18,000
Week rental Weekend rental of Maison Albion includes three event days and six overnight stays, sleeps 8 ~ $24,000
Social events in our intimate spaces begin at $1500.
Outdoor chairs, dining room tables, tabletop and chairs for up to 200 are also included.
Photo shoot half day and full day rates available.
Non-profit and community gatherings are permitted to apply for a complimentary venue rental, which are offered 10 times per year. Please contact us for more information.
Photo by Dale Altman
Photo by Brittany Ford Photography.
At Maison Albion, we believe venues should be full service and full of options. Therefore, included with your site fee is:
Freedom as to how to use the venue, choose your own vendors, and how you spend your day!
Ceremony chairs, reception chairs, and tables for 200 guests.
Ballroom patio furniture and seating for up to 50 guests and ballroom terrace furniture for 50 guests.
Tabletop (everything you need to eat a fantastic meal) for up to 200 guests: flatware, china, and water glass, table linens and napkins too are available with an upgrade!
Entire use of our venue from 10am to 1am. Your event must be over by midnight or you will turn into a pumpkin ;)
If you choose to stay over at Maison Albion, you are welcome to have an after party until 2am for a smaller group.
Use of the most gorgeous mansion in Western New York for wedding prep - Bridal and Bridesmaids suites, Gentleman's Lounge, Movie Theater, and game room.
Photos on the grounds of seven acres of English Country Garden, a spin in our rowboat for two, and a ceremony in any location you choose!
We will assist with vendor guidance, floor plan design, and day of management of your vendors.
Complimentary rehearsal at your ceremony space
The most flexibility you will ever find at a venue. Fire pit after the reception? S'mores please! Llamas as ring bearers? Why not?You dream, we will do it!
What we need you to add:
Your beautiful love story, wedding design and decor, and flow of the day.
All of the vendors you love the most - and we can help you find them!
These items are not included in your site fee, but they can be added. These items create additional labor cost for our team, so bringing in additional staff for the installation of these items are necessary:
Tabletop (plates, flatware, glassware) and linens and napkins, $5/guest.
Farm Tables $50/each installation
Wedding arch $50
Market Lighting $150-$250
Rubee vintage car rental $350 parked / $500 drive
Additional labor decor hours $25 (behind basic escorts card setups, wedding details, etc. ) This typically includes elaborate decor and hanging lighting and fabric, etc.
Mixologie Bartending Services
Overnight stays at the mansion
In addition, these items are price on a per hour based on labor. For example, our last mandap took nearly 10 hours for installation.
What does it cost to tie the knot?
At Maison Albion you can truly create your perfect day. You have the freedom to choose a your favorite food truck or a five course meal. Bring your favorite band or use our Party Partners list to find outstanding vendors that we have already vetted on your behalf. Please note, these packages are an example of costs when hiring vendors in addition to Maison Albion.
The freedom to choose is wonderful! But how much does it cost?
We have created a simple guide to help you navigate the cost:
Here is a great example of a Saturday wedding for 100 guests at Maison Albion:
Saturday Site Fee at Maison Albion: $8,000
Starting three course catered meal for 100 guests: $40/guest or : $4,000
Bartending: $1,650, three bartenders for five hours of service. Liquor purchase additional.
Tables, chairs, dance floor, and ballroom seating: Included!
Total reception expense before additional vendors:$13,650, or $136/guest.
Photo by Kelsey Graham Photography.
Or, if you prefer a more casual event and a smaller price tag, what about this scenario?
A Thursday Wedding at Maison Albion for 75 guests:
Thursday Site Fee at Maison Albion: $5,000
Fantastic Food Truck for 75 guests, $20/guest, or $1500
Bartending: $1,500, three bartenders for five hours of service. Liquor purchase additional.
Tables and seating: Included!
Total reception expense before additional vendors: $8,000, or $106/guest.