Lakeside Ohio

Lakeside Chautauqua is a unique and meaningful wedding destination fit for ceremonies and receptions of all sizes. Our historic waterfront community, rich in tradition, is the ideal setting for friends and family to gather for your special day. Our dedicated Conference & Event Planning Staff is eager to assist you in making your wedding day one of the most special and joyous occasions of your life. For more information, submit a Request for Proposal.


Whether planning a large outdoor ceremony with a gorgeous waterfront backdrop, or an indoor ceremony with a quaint and cozy atmosphere, Lakeside is home to multiple venue options for your wedding ceremony.

Indoor Ceremony Venues

  • Wesley Lodge
  • Hotel Lakeside Fern Room

Outdoor Ceremony Venues

  • Steele Memorial Bandstand (Gazebo)
  • Hotel Lakeside Front Lawn
  • Pavilion Deck
  • Chautauqua Park
  • Perry Park
  • Chapel in the Woods


As family and friends gather for your wedding reception, you're sure to enjoy our picturesque outdoor venues or the beautiful historic Hotel Lakeside dining room for the perfect meal. Please note, for the safety of our guests and residents, Lakeside Chautauqua is an alcohol-free community.

Indoor Reception Options

  • Hotel Lakeside Fern Room
  • Wesley Lodge

Outdoor Reception Options

  • Hotel Lakeside Front Lawn
  • Pavilion Deck
  • Chautauqua Park
  • Perry Park


You and your wedding guests can extend the celebration into a vacation at Lakeside Chautauqua. Rent a spacious cottage for the week, reserve a waterfront suite in historic Hotel Lakeside, book your own room in a cozy bed & breakfast or choose from our many accommodations on the grounds.

Special Planning

Lakeside understands every couple is unique with their wedding day wishes, and we're happy to help accommodate any special planning needs. Our Conference & Event Planning staff will work with you to determine the perfect ceremony site, reception venue, layout, menu and other details to make your wedding day unforgettable.

For more information on event logistics and bridal accomodations, parking, and the incident of inclement weather, please fill out a Request for Proposal.

Request for Proposal    


Amber Schlering
Director of Conference & Event Planning
(866) 952-5374, ext. 279

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