We can help you create the perfect Finger Lakes elopement on the grounds of the Idlwilde Inn. Take over all 15 rooms or just one. Packages are determined based on room reservations and size of your event. Please call for possibilities and pricing.

Affordable, Comfortable & Elegant Elopements

Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for your interest in having your elopement here at the Idlwilde Inn. We offer a comfortable atmosphere in our guest rooms, garden, gazebo, and venue that not only celebrates the history of our property, but also the history and beauty of our beautiful little village of Watkins Glen.

All of our events are customized to your wishes, so we would love to meet with you & talk about your special day.

To make your day at our Finger Lakes Elopement Venue extra special, add a romantic package for the perfect Watkins Glen getaway.

Bride holding bouquet of flowers

Elopement Package

For just the two of you.


  • Two-night stay in our Master Suite with availability
  • Breakfast in bed upon request
  • Ceremony space (Wedding Garden, Gazebo, Wrap Around Porch, or Front Parlor)
  • Sparkling Wine Toast from a local winery
  • Boutonniere and Bridal bouquet
  • Chocolate covered strawberries
  • Officiant

Pricing starting at $1,750

Wedding photography by Hitches and Unions.

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