The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake Weddings

Planning to say "I do" along the gorgeous Lake Erie shore? Let The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake provide your perfect backdrop for your dream Ohio wedding!

Whether you desire a grand reception or an intimate ceremony, our wedding professionals will help you plan the wedding of your dreams. Our dedicated staff can also help you plan these special occasions as part of your wedding celebrations:

  • Rehearsal dinners
  • Bachelorette Parties (Private wine tours and zipline events)
  • Anniversary getaways

Ohio Wedding Ceremony and Reception Venue

For an unforgettable outdoor celebration, The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake offers an open outdoor location set on shimmering Lake Erie’s shore. Say “I do” in one of Ohio’s most picturesque places. Also, our grand ballroom can host wedding receptions for up to 300 guests.

Wedding Menus and Catering

From elegant buffets to formal plated dinners - and everything in between - our exceptional on-site catering staff can skillfully prepare wedding menus for your big day.

Perfect Lakefront Engagement Location

Are you looking for a perfect place to propose to the love of your life? Nestled in the heart of Ohio wine country near Geneva State Park, our Lodge features breathtaking views of Lake Erie, stunning sunsets, and is natural for romantic getaways.

To start planning your event, please contact our dedicated, on-site Wedding Sales Manager at 866-890-1273, or request information online.

*All catering provided by The Lodge. No outside food or beverage permitted except cake/cookies. See sales manager for details.

Weddings at The Lodge 

Lodge Gazebo Wedding Photography by Hilary 
Have your ceremony overlooking beautiful Lake Erie in our lakefront gazebo. 
*Photo: photography by Hilary | Gazebo decor not included in rental.

We have a $600 +tax room rental fee for a ceremony & reception.  This includes the rental of the ballroom, gazebo, dressing room (for ceremony only, subject to availability), set up of 150 chairs, a back-up room in case of inclement weather, a microphone and amplifier.

Call for availability today! Please note our availability may change at anytime.  We require a $1000 non-refundable deposit to hold a date for you. For the reception, we have a ballroom that can comfortably accommodate a maximum of 280 people, with a dance floor. 

*Please note we do not allow outside food and beverage in our function rooms, including alcohol. The only exception to this is dessert. We allow cake, cupcakes, brownies, pastries, cookies, and candy in the reception room. 


On day of wedding, our Banquet Staff will handle the setup of your Favors and Place Cards. Depending on your choice of wedding and menu package(s) at The Lodge, your wedding day may include many of the following. For a full list of packages, contact our Sales Manager today!  

  • Lakefront Gazebo Ceremony 
  • Cocktail Hour and Many Bar Options
  • Hors D'oeuvres Display or Choice of Passed Hors D'oeuvres
  • Ballroom Patio Access with Outdoor Heaters & Firepit
  • Grand Bridal Tasting
  • Cake Cutting Service 
  • Coffee, Tea and Iced Tea
  • Complimentary Bridal Suite for Wedding Night (not applicable for cottages)
  • Set-Up with 72” Round Tables, Chairs, Chair Covers, Choice of White or Black Napkins
  • Glassware, China, Silverware
  • Centerpiece Accompaniments, Table Numbers & Stands
  • Dance Floor
  • 20’ X 8’ Stage for Band, DJ, or Head Table. 

Request menus with pricing via email: Request Pricing today!

The prices listed do not include the 20% service charge or 6.75% sales tax. All Wedding Packages are customizable and you can add/remove items to adjust cost.  Also, please note the following food and beverage minimums to reserve a ballroom from May through October:

  • $10,000 for a Saturday in 2019
  • $12,900 for a Saturday in 2020
  • $7,000 for a Friday

*Please note these minimums do not apply to Fridays and Saturdays booked during the months of November through April or any other day of the week all year round.  We do not allow outside food and beverage in our function rooms, including alcohol. The only exception to this is dessert. We allow cake, cupcakes, brownies, pastries, cookies, and candy in the reception room.  Our packages do not include any colored linens, draping behind the head table, chargers, or up lighting. However, we can order the specialty linens for you, at an additional cost.

When you choose The Lodge, we like you to know what to expect up front.   The deposit schedule is as follows: 
  • $1,000: Due with signed contract
  • 25% of the total estimate (before tax & service charge): Due 8 months prior to wedding date
  • 50% of the total estimate  (before tax & service charge): Due 8 weeks to wedding date
  • Final Counts: Due 10 days prior to wedding date
  • Final Payment: Due 10 days prior to wedding date

From florists and DJ's to cake artists and hair stylists, here is our list of local services and preferred vendors.

  • Ohio Zip Line

    NEW - Ziplines at The Lodge

    Let your imagination soar to new heights on the largest aerial attraction in Geneva-on-the-Lake. Take a 2.5 hour Canopy Tour or try the Adventure challenge courses at Lake Erie Canopy Tours today!

  • Lodge Shuttle Wine Covered Bridge

    Wine Shuttle or Bridge Tours? You Choose!

    From the year-round Wine Shuttle and vineyard visits to the new seasonal covered bridge tours; check out all the exciting things you can do while visiting Ohio Wine Country.

  • Premium King Fireplace - at The Lodge

    Rooms Renovation Complete!

    We are thrilled to announce the completion of our guest room renovation!  Each room and suite showcases a new, upscale redesign, reflecting the feel of The Lodge's lakeside setting.

  • Mobile App - Geneva on the Go

    Mobile App: Geneva on the Go!

    Download our FREE mobile app for backdoor access to nearby hot spots, special offers, discounts, dining deals and even make reservations for your next visit. Stay connected with Geneva on the Go.   

  • Premium Cottage

    Cottages at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake

    Discover an exclusive lake front experience with the Cottages at The Lodge.  Cottages are located east of the outdoor pool, with two bedrooms & more.  Book now for your unforgettable Lake Erie stay. 

  • Lake Front Weddings

    Say 'I DO' with Lake Erie as your backdrop for an unforgettable wedding day.  Create your own classic wedding memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Horizons Restaurant

    Dine with a view at Horizons

    For every momentous occasion from birthdays and anniversaries to 'Grandma is in town!'; Horizons Restaurant is the perfect lake front setting to bring your family together.

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The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake 4888 North Broadway (State Route 534) Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio 44041 866-806-8066