This elegant estate, which features a 44-room English manor house and traditional, formal gardens sprawling over 200 acres, was built by financier John S. Phipps and his wife, Margarita Grace Phipps, in 1906. The spectacular estate has been featured in over 25 movies including North by Northwest and Love Story and in dozens of television shows and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Guided Tours & More

The public is welcome to explore both the house, furnished with priceless antiques and decorative artwork, and the grounds, which include sweeping lawns, wooded paths, and some of the most beautiful gardens in the world. If you are in a group it’s recommended that you book a guided tour. Group tours are eligible for reduced admission if scheduled at least 7 days in advance.

Wedding Information

Wedding Ceremonies are held in the Garden of Appreciation at Old Westbury, a beautiful, tranquil spot located on the East side of the famous Walled Garden. There is a trellis which is a perfect backdrop for the bride and groom to exchange their wedding vows and get the perfect alter pictures.


Old Westbury Gardens is hosts a wide variety of events including concerts, auto shows, a Scottish festival, teas and tours, family programs, and much more.

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  • Continental
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Show As Hotel
  • Sleeping Rms
  • Spa Services by Appointment
  • Walk golf course
  • Lounge
  • On site catering
  • Audio visual equipment in house
  • Golf Outings avilable
  • Cribs available
  • In-room phone with voicemail
  • Concierge Desk
  • Banquet Room
  • Group rates
  • High Speed Internet access
  • Recently Renovated
  • Iron and board
  • Group reservations
  • Airconditioning
  • Reservations required
  • Rollaway beds available
  • Safe deposit boxes
  • Complete Meeting Packages offered
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor banquet space
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Sofa bed rooms available
  • Bus Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet available in meeting rooms
  • Wireless Internet access
  • ADA Accessible
  • Elevators