Welcome to The Playhouse, the most unique and enchanting Nelson wedding venue. The moment you walk through the entrance archways you will realise that you are in a magic place, full of artistry and surrounded by lush gardens.
Let us take care of you, and help make your special day memorable for all.
Located only 20 minutes from down town Nelson, this sheltered and secluded spot is perfect for an intimate wedding or large bash. On site ceremonies are a lovely affair under the romantic weeping willow in front of a dreamy pond and bridge. Let your guests enjoy the lavish garden and decking area before heading inside for the reception in the highly decorated restaurant.
Your photos are a breeze with locations in and around the venue or head off for a quick 5 minute drive to Mapua or Rabbit Island.
Co-owner and chef Manuela Fuhrimann will create the perfect menu for your wedding. From a 5 course degustation menu to a simple kiwi BBQ we have the right catering options for your style of wedding.
We have strong ties to many wedding professionals in the district and are happy to help plan the perfect wedding for you. Local bands, photographers, celebrants and bus companies, we have the contacts to find the right people for your desires…and budget.
What are you waiting for, Contact Us TODAY to secure your Nelson Wedding venue.
Hotel has 5 conference and event rooms for hire Heartland Hotel Croydon is situated on 13 acres of park-like grounds on the edge of Gore. This is the perfect place to experience a genuine Southland retreat, surrounded by wide open spaces, looking out to the Hokonui Hills, and enjoying our warm southern hospitality. Relax in the comfort of your centrally heated Standard room, Superior room, Family unit or Suite, all with quality room amenities. After a day?s exploring, fishing or other adventuring, experience hearty dining and local flavours in the Blazing Copper Caf? & Bar, or the Lodge Public Bar. Our hotel facilities include extensive conference and meeting rooms, fully equipped to host business or social events. Our helpful staff will be happy to advise on Gore?s best local attractions, and assist you with any bookings. Let Heartland Hotel Croydon become your home away from home. Whether you are in Gore for business or pleasure, or a bit of both, our friendly and helpful staff will ensure that all your needs are catered for. Staying at Heartland Hotel Croydon will add some true Southern flavour to your visit to Gore.
Your wedding day… Elmwood Garden is a centrally located, attractive art deco building set in picturesque gardens. Elmwood is a private venue with ample parking Elmwood features two function areas – the Banquet Room and the Ballroom, both on ground level and linked by a large central foyer. Elmwood are professionals and have a reputation for fine food and excellent service. We also have extensive experience in catering at other venues, so you choose ? your place or ours. We offer a one to one consultation with our Functions Administrator. Private viewing of venue, by appointment. A professional food and beverage team to look after you and your guests. Rectangular tables that seat 8 per table. All crockery, cutlery and glassware (when we are providing beverage service) Your choice of black or white linen tablecloths. Your choice of serviette colour(s) and style or linen napkins. Cake table, knife and gift table. You are welcome to provide your own table and room decorations.
An elegant Heritage Homestead and Garden Marquee Beaufords is set in the picturesque grounds of Totara Park, just two minutes off the motorway at Manurewa. The property includes the original homestead and a large secluded private garden and marquee. Marriage ceremony, photographs, reception and dance all at the same convenient premises In the summer months Beaufords is ideal for the Marriage Ceremony in the garden surrounded by gracious Totara trees, followed by drinks and hors d?oeuvres while photos are being taken in the grounds. For the reception, there is the choice of dining inside the garden marquee or in the main dining room of the homestead. Dancing under the stars outside by the marquee, or inside the homestead. Capacity: The marquee has capacity for up to 95 guests (or using a marquee extension, up to 150 guests) – the main dining room has capacity for 60 -70 guests.
A 75 year old farm homestead in lovely gardens Moata with its 2 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens is the idyllic setting for garden weddings. Moata offers many beautiful ceremony and photo shoot locations that include a wishing well, bridge, stone walls as well as many decorative and cherry blossom trees. Plus parking for 100 vehicles. Garden wedding service and/or photos only.Moata our 80 year old farm homestead is situated in a peaceful tranquil rural setting just 5 km from central Masterton. Set in 13 acres, Moata offers a great bed and breakfast venue and its 2 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens make it the idyllic wedding site. Relax and enjoy exploring the gardens.
Remarkable building on prime beachfront site. The Ballroom is the largest of all of our rooms. Its impressive curved style and panoramic views of Hawke’s Bay make it the perfect setting, whatever the occasion. The Ballroom has staging facilities, an audio system and a ceiling mounted data projector and screen and is the ideal space for an Art Deco style dinner, conference plenary, wedding, ball or cocktail party. A portable dance floor enhances its possibilities for different types of social activities.
An exciting venue with professional service. Whatever the occasion, we have the venue and the experienced team to look after you; be it a birthday celebration, relaxed drinks and nibbles in one of our gardens or a formal dinner or event. We pride ourselves on using only the freshest produce in our innovative dishes and give priority to sourcing items locally to ensure only the best quality and minimise our carbon footprint. Our expert team can offer you creative and personalised menu solutions, and are experienced in catering to all dietary requirements. All functions are overseen by one of our dedicated and experienced function managers and can be tailored to fit your exact requirements.
Ideal for wedding functions,class tuition,hobbies. The hall at St John?s is attached to the church and is available for hire on a regular or casual basis. It?s a safe and flexible space for family and community with plenty of parking and facilities to suit your needs. This is a great venue to run your exercise, dance or hobby classes, or for children?s birthday parties, dinner parties and other small functions. The hall is large, can accommodate up to 100 people, has a wooden floor and attached kitchen facilities. Trestle tables and chairs are available if needed. There are toilet facilities adjacent and disability access .
New Hall, stage, kitchen, disabled facilities njoy the relaxed country atmosphere of The Hall @ Whakarongo for your Special Occasion. IDEAL FOR: Weddings ? Conferences ? Seminars ? Anniversaries ? 21st’s Reunions ? Fundraising ? Birthdays ? Casual or Regular Meetings Indoor sports venue with table tennis, badminton etc
Multi-Purposed, Multi-Serviced Facility.Porirua Elim is an evangelical, Pentecostal, church located in the centralal business area of Porirua City. The church is a part of the Elim Churches of New Zealand. There are over forty Elim churches throughout the towns and cities of New Zealand. There are Elim churches in forty countries around the world. Elim churches all have a similar aim ? the desire to reach up to God in worship, to reach out to our communities in service, and to share the difference Jesus Christ has made in our lives.
Perched on the edge of the renowned Tutukaka Marina, Oceans is ideally situated for access to the Poor Knights where you can experience one of the top dive locations in the world. A myriad of water-based activities are available in the area including diving, snorkelling, fishing and swimming. The Tutukaka Coast also offers scenic walks and treks, golf, winery tours and sight seeing.
Modern venue beside beautiful park. The Fickling Convention Centre currently hosts a wide range of community events, such as local board meetings, community group get-togethers and citizenship ceremonies, as well as conferences, weddings and music recitals. A modern, fully carpeted and multi-functional venue, it is situated below the Three Kings Library and adjacent to Three Kings Reserve. It is ideal for wedding receptions, meetings, social functions and conferences.
Tranquil garden setting. Harbour and ocean views.Close to the nearby village of Akaroa This beautiful area offers wineries, secluded bays and beaches along with excellent coastal fishing. Try the boutique restaurants and bars or browse the local shops in this truly relaxing yet vibrant part of New Zealand. The natural bush setting with its stream, reflection pond and panoramic views of the Akaroa harbour are simply stunning. The property itself generates a real feeling of ‘this is how life should be lived’. This is your dream retreat and because of this, no detail is ignored. Everything you experience with us has been planned meticulously to provide the best environment for recharging in style. Every element, from our inspiring turn down notes, to the delightful table settings, to the materials our bathroom products are made of has been carefully considered.
Aylstone Martinborough Wine Country Retreat Aylstone offers accommodation in seven individually styled and beautifully appointed guest rooms. The rooms feature classic furnishings and have lovely restfull views. Five rooms have their own private outdoor area. All seven rooms have super king sized beds, ensuite bathrooms, Guest Select Sky television (50 channels) including Sky Sport and Sky Movies, tea and coffee making facilities, including both plunger and Nespresso coffee. For guest’s additional convenience, rooms contain a fridge, crockery and cutlery, bread board and toaster.
Te Awa O Whanganui ? K? au te ?wa, k? te ?wa k? au. I am the river, the river is me. These words embody the spiritual, cultural and historical relationship and defines the Iwi (M?ori people) of the Whanganui River and region. Traditionally used by local M?ori, this saying has become increasingly relevant to locals of European descent whose lives and history have also become interwoven by the river.
Ocean Beach Motor Lodge ? the upmarket motor lodge without the inner city bustle offers Gisborne?s largest apartment style suites. Located at beautiful Wainui Beach on the scenic East Coast, Ocean Beach is only 5km from Gisborne?s city centre. The perfect place to start your holiday before journeying around the Pacific Coast Highway, or as your last destination from the Coast before heading out of Gisborne. FREE wifi. Full cooking facilities in each suite and you can enjoy your meal in your private tropical courtyard or in your suite. Ideal for corporate or business destination, group stays, for the bride ? her wedding party and guests or simply to have a relaxing holiday. Enjoy the walk along the beach with the gentle breaking of the waves in summer and the ever changing drama of the ocean in winter.
One of Auckland’s largest ballrooms in prime spot
Rural elegance with charming garden. Dartington Barn, in sunny Blenheim, New Zealand, specialises in gourmet masterclasses and uniquely different leisure sports activities ? from our delicious famous florentines and gourmet cooking classes, to archery and other target sports, there is something for everyone to enjoy in our beautiful Marlborough venue. Whether you?re all about gourmet food or leisure sports activities, on holiday in Marlborough, a Blenheim local, or on a business outing, come and enjoy all that the luxury of Dartington Barn, set amongst the grapevines, has to offer.
Versatile venue in centre of town With spaces available to hire that will hold 1000 people or more, our centres are perfect for large weddings that need a lot of space and flexibility. They?re a low-cost option that can be arranged to suit you. We?re always more than happy to work closely with you on decorating options to make your big day as special as you deserve, and give your family and community a warm, welcoming environment to celebrate in.
Historic house in lovely landscaped gardens Weddings are our speciality, and a top-quality wedding planning service is provided as part of our total wedding package. With a full time wedding and events planner on staff, you know you will be well looked after. Skilled, stylish and with a host of established relationships with local quality providers of wedding-related services at her fingertips ? look no further for your wedding planning partner. The sunken rose garden is the perfect spot for an outside ceremony or photo session ? it?s at its best in the months of October ? April. Wharerata is also a marvellous spot for any special relationship ceremony ? ask us about civil unions, naming ceremonies or renewing your vows. The beauty of our spacious venue is that guests can move from the ceremony straight inside for the reception without having to travel anywhere! Weddings at Wharerata have been a long standing tradition. We know how to take great care of you and your family and create a special day for the wedding couple and guests to remember. With an outdoor marquee we can cater for up to 380 guests, if indoors this reduces to around 150-200 or 90 for a full sit-down event. Our creative events planner will happily arrange everything from the marquee, cake, decor, stylish seating and tables, flowers, sound equipment, lighting, and entertainment.
Venue and Accommodation in beautiful Upper Moutere.The Woolshed which formerly served local farmers, has been transformed into a tasteful, contemporary space ideally suited for small to medium sized workshops, training sessions, meetings, teambuilding retreats, weddings or art exhibitions. The only hint of its former life can be found in the corrugated iron exterior cladding, now beautifully painted to suit the surroundings. Accommodation is available in The Cottage and Studio accommodation for retreats.