Pleasantdale Chateau Estate

West Orange, New Jersey

Max 300

Overnight | 30 bedrooms

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What we love
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About Pleasantdale Chateau Estate

Situated on 40 acres of formal gardens, woodlands, meadows, and ponds, this exclusive, historic estate is a rare find. Once through the ivy-covered gatehouse, guests are immersed in a secluded, private and serene setting. Its extensive amenities, impeccable service, and culinary artistry make Pleasantdale Château an ideal venue for weddings, corporate retreats, meetings, fundraisers, and gala events. The authentic, fascinating architecture and exquisite interiors evoke a timeless sophistication that cannot be reproduced elsewhere. From the Grand Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 300 people, to the over 30 well-appointed guest rooms, each space within the Château is unique. Whether it’s the Music Room whose roof was constructed from the ceiling of a Scandinavian chapel, the impressiv ...
Situated on 40 acres of formal gardens, woodlands, meadows, and ponds, this exclusive, historic estate is a rare find. Once through the ivy-covered gatehouse, guests are immersed in a secluded, private and serene setting. Its extensive amenities, impeccable service, and culinary artistry make Pleasantdale Château an ideal venue for weddings, corporate retreats, meetings, fundraisers, and gala events. The authentic, fascinating architecture and exquisite interiors evoke a timeless sophistication that cannot be reproduced elsewhere. From the Grand Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 300 people, to the over 30 well-appointed guest rooms, each space within the Château is unique. Whether it’s the Music Room whose roof was constructed from the ceiling of a Scandinavian chapel, the impressive conservatory that is the Orangerie, the picturesque indoor pool with gleaming mosaic pillars supporting a stunning glass ceiling, the Mediterranean-style Fountain Room with its intricate designs and richly-colored tiles, or any other room at Pleasantdale, the level of craftsmanship and attention to detail is unsurpassed. Pleasantdale’s renowned kitchen, led by its classically-trained chef, presents guest with remarkable, indulgent offerings as memorable as the Château itself. The estate’s professional, friendly, and creative staff offers a meticulous attention to detail and a dedication to providing consummate service, ensuring that every need is attended to with the utmost care. The grand, yet intimate atmosphere, with every facet of each guest’s experience considered, is befitting the reputation of this world-class elegant event destination.

What we love

The historic atmosphere. Parts of the Chateau date back to 1835.

The chef and catering services. Your special event will be filled with amazing gourmet dishes and abundant flavor.

The options. In addition to weddings, Pleasantdale can host anniversaries, birthdays, bar mitzvahs, retreats, reunions and corporate events.

What to know

The estate was built and owned by famous New York industrialist Charles Walter Nichols.

Catering is provided.

Pleasantdale provides a list of preferred providers, including florists, musicians, decorators and photographers.

Corporate events are welcome.

The estate sits on 40 acres of land in Northern New Jersey.

  • Indoor Event Space
  • Outdoor Event Space
  • Tables & Chairs Included
  • On Site Restrooms
  • Catering Provided
  • Overnight Stays
  • WiFi
  • Scenic Views
  • On site Event Staff
  • Pool
  • Close To Hotels
  • Close To Restaurants
  • Kid Friendly