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The Maples Estate specializes in unique weekend long celebrations allowing you to relax and enjoy quality time with your closest friends and family in scenic upstate, NY. Celebrate your wedding in a space that instantly feels like home.

CELEBRATING YOUR BIG DAY? Enjoy your rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception, and Sunday brunch all in one location. The 12 acre property includes a multi-tiered barn complex, large pond, Schoharie Creek frontage, grand verandas overlooking manicured lawns, mature trees, and gardens, and in-ground swimming pool, as well as a stately historic colonial home built in 1855. The home once operated as a famous B&B, and was the former home of Schoharie’s best known local author Don Cameron Shafer. Today it will accommodate up to 20 guests for a three night stay, making the most of your weekend long celebration! Enjoy your big day with up to 125 guests with nearby hotels and B&Bs. Just 3 hours drive from New York City and only 40 minutes from Albany, NY.


With an open vendor policy and in house event planning services, we can help you plan the unique wedding or event of your dreams.

The Maples Estate can accommodate a wide range of events including weddings, team building and yoga retreats, writers weekends, family reunions, festivals, parties, company meetings, photo shoots or location filming, and we are excited to dream big with you. We cannot wait to create a special, unique experience for you and your guests!!




The 1855 colonial home is currently undergoing cosmetic updates to freshen up the space!