About This Vendor

The Birchwood Manor in Whippany offers two grand ballrooms and numerous lounges and outdoor spaces for your wedding, bridal shower and engagement party. Nestled on more than 20 acres of beautiful, park-like grounds, this gracious Georgian mansion is a full-service catering facility. Privately owned and operated since 1953, the venue is dedicated to providing guests with the finest cuisine and personal service.

The outdoor ceremony and reception sites include an arbor, gazebo, patios, fountains and ponds, while the inside ballrooms include grand staircases, crystal chandeliers, 11-foot ceilings and versatile set-ups. They can accommodate weddings from 50 to 800 guests. They offer personalized service, custom menus, a large variety of selections and outstanding cuisine.

Your wedding is the one day where everything has to be perfect. Trust Birchwood Manor to make all the details come together beautifully. With more than fifty years of expertise and experience creating personalized wedding receptions, Birchwood is prepared to provide you with the best possible experience on your wedding day. Today, the venue is operated by the third and fourth generations of the Marino family.

Birchwood Manor Wedding Features

  • Magnificent Georgian mansion on 20+ acres of park-like grounds
  • Formal gardens, fountains, ponds, gazebo, arbor and pergola
  • Outdoor space with covered patio terraces
  • Separate rooms for cocktail hour
  • Elegantly appointed ballrooms with crystal chandeliers
  • Solid wood dance floors and acoustical ceilings
  • Complimentary on-site self-parking with 1,500 spaces
  • Valet parking available
  • Family owned and operated for over sixty years
  • China, stemware, silverware, tables, plush velvet chairs
  • Skirted buffet tables and silver chafing dishes
  • Floor length house linens and linen napkins
  • Custom floor plan design with flexible table sizes
  • Table numbers and Place cards for seating arrangements
  • Beautiful garden ceremony sites
  • Private getting ready space for bridal party
  • Custom tiered wedding cake baked on-premise to your specifications


Reception Capacity Range: 50-800
Number of Simultaneous Events: 2
Waiter to Guest Ratio: 1:15


  • After-party spaceTrue
  • All food and beverage handled by venueTrue
  • Bridal showersTrue
  • Bridal suiteTrue
  • Chiavari chairsTrue
  • Crystal chandeliersTrue
  • Custom cakesTrue
  • Custom menusTrue
  • Engagement partiesTrue
  • Gardens for picturesTrue
  • GazeboTrue
  • Grand ballroomTrue
  • Ice sculpturesTrue
  • Indoor ceremoniesTrue
  • Kosher menu availableTrue
  • Off-Premises CateringTrue
  • Outdoor ceremoniesTrue
  • Outdoor patiosTrue
  • Outdoor receptionsTrue
  • PianoTrue
  • Post-wedding brunchesTrue
  • Rehearsal dinnersTrue
  • South Asian menus availableTrue
  • Valet parkingTrue
  • WeddingTrue

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