Lush gardens next to historic Couldrey House. Couldrey House is an historic Victorian-Edwardian family home set in parkland. It is fully furnished but in a mix of styles reflecting the eras and preoccupations of some notable past owners. It is a two-storey house with nine rooms, and with explanatory labels and a host to help guide you. Audio units are now installed in four rooms. In three of those visitors can choose to hear reminiscences about the families that lived here, direct from their descendants. This gracious house sits between Wenderholm Beach and the Puhoi River. Both are just minutes away by foot. Couldrey House is in Wenderholm Regional Park, a 40-minute drive (48kms) north of Auckland CBD.
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.
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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.
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Titirangi RSA is the ideal venue for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings or just that special day. The club can cater for up to 180 seated persons and there are many facilities and services to make your event spectacular. Titirangi RSA has licensed bar facilities with a large range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, available to you at club prices. Also, onsite caterers who are available to work with you to design a customised menu, with many delicious options on offer. Titirangi RSA also offers a variety of spaces including a rooftop deck . Their sport’s bar for hire which allows for pool tables and other forms of entertainment for your guests. If you are looking for a more laid back atmosphere, the lounge bar is the perfect venue and can accommodate all types of occasions. Titirangi RSA is a highly regarded club and well-known for being the hub of the local Titirangi Community. It is also home of the famous Open Mic Live Music Jam Nights. With over 1800 satisfied members, the friendly staff are enthusiastic to work with you in order to put on a great event that will not disappoint. The club is also child friendly.
On the half-way line.Full of rugby memorabilia.Westpac Stadium hosts a diverse range of sporting and entertainment events. Since opening in 2000 the Stadium has hosted rugby union, rugby sevens, rugby league, football, cricket, and Australian rules matches; as well as major concerts, extreme motor cross, and wrestling events. It is the home ground for the Hurricanes and Wellington Lions Rugby teams, and the Wellington Phoenix Football team. Westpac Stadium has a fantastic range of spaces – great for exhibitions and functions of all sizes.
Stylish, modern hotel in city centre. Truly memorable meetings and events with authentic local flavour ? that is the inspiration behind the InterContinental Insider Collection. Exclusive to InterContinental Meetings, our Insider Collection provides a range of delegate experiences that are rooted in the destination and draw on our unrivalled local knowledge to create truly engaging, personalised meetings and events. These are carefully chosen to energise delegates with locally-inspired and authentic experiences, whilst ensuring the high service levels that people have come to expect from InterContinental Hotels & Resorts. Tailored to each occasion, these can range from interactive off-site team-building activities through to stimulating local speakers, or the opportunity for delegates to contribute to projects that benefit the surrounding community and environment.
The Hunter Lounge is windows over Wellington.The Hunter Lounge is just a short trip from town but head and shoulders above the CBD. It’s the perfect place for a wedding that is definitely out of the ordinary.Talk to us about your options, which range from platters and drinks around the bar and dance floor, right through to a seated six course meal ? our chefs will create a menu for – and with – you to match your style and budget. Work with us right up until the day of your wedding, then relax and enjoy yourself ? we have it all under control. Let us introduce you to our trusted suppliers for linen and tableware hire, photography, styling and flowers. We can even help you find a band, a singer, a magician, a babysitter. Or we’d love to meet the experts that you’ve already chosen to help you make this day unforgettable. We trust your taste ? after all, you chose u
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With an ideal location overlooking Akaroa Harbour, The Akaroa Criterion Motel offers guests everything they need for a relaxing visit to one of the South Island’s most picturesque towns. The Akaroa Criterion Motel offers you 12 Studio Apartments most with spectacular views of Akaroa Harbour and also offers a spacious Penthouse Apartment Suite that can accommodate up to 6 people. With a stunning location overlooking sparkling Akaroa Harbour, The Akaroa Criterion Motel, which was fully renovated in 2012, is your ideal accommodation for a relaxing visit to one of the South Islands most picturesque towns.
Unique venue with alfresco dining. Great views. With its breathtaking beauty and surroundings, Orlando Country Estate is one of the most idyllic and romantic world class wedding venues. Recite your wedding vows in our beautiful cliff edge gardens at the Orlando Country Estate overlooking the majestic hills of the Rangitikei, with panoramic views of Mt Ruapehu to Mt Taranaki, or if you choose you may wish to be married in the Orlando Chapel. Capturing your wedding day with wedding photographs set in our beautiful gardens with a picturesque rural backdrop, your guests are able to be captivated by our entertaining activities. Wedding Service & receptions are available at both the Orlando Country Estate between Marton & Hunterville & The Orlando Country Club “Lake House” Palmerston North & have an impressive style of their own requiring very little additional wedding decorations with the exception of maybe a few fresh wedding flowers. Once you and your wedding party have enjoyed a fine dining experience with unparalleled hospitality, enjoy the magic of Orlando Country with your chosen wedding song and dance the night away.We also offer packages for smaller intimate weddings (10-20 guests). You can invite your closest family and friends to help you celebrate in absolute style. Starting with a romantic wedding service on the edge followed by drinks & hors d’oeuvres & an afternoon of amazing activities. This is followed with a beautiful wedding reception which includes dinner & dancing. When you are ready, we will whisk you off to an amazing private cottage for your wedding night. We can either fly you in to Orlando Country by helicopter or you may wish to organise your own transport.
A Large Hall with lovely Views This venue is ideal for functions of any type including: * 21st?s * Work functions. * Presentations. * Conferences. * Weddings * Family Functions The Riverview Lounge overlooks parkland and the Waikato River, this lounge can seat up to 200 guests and has a dance floor area. Our Smaller Peacocks Lounge is available to smaller groups of up to 60 seated. Both Lounges have their own Bar facilities. Please also refer to our two function lounges (Riverview & Peacockes ) listed under the facilities tab on the home page Everyone is welcome to enquire about this venue.
Multi Purpose Function Room .We have three function areas available for hire, that can be tailored to host a wide range of events such as: Weddings -We have three venues suitable for various size weddings, Our standard wedding package includes room hireage, bar and waitress staff, security, special liquor license, tables and chairs including white table cloths. We also offer black and white chair covers for a small hireage fee. Down stairs Function Room -The downstairs function space has the capacity to hold an event for up to 250 guests. This large open plan area offers, a fully equipped bar, dance floor and a private fenced in outdoor area including child?s playground.
Select venue in beautiful rural location Three completely self-contained dwellings all situated in the grounds of historic Longwood, a country lodge between Featherson and Martinborough, just 50 minutes from Wellington. All the buildings have New Zealand Historic Places classification and each has a special character enhanced by the furnishings and setting.The handsome brick exterior opens onto the stable courtyard and houses a European style rustic romantic interior. With an inviting open fire, separate dining room and colonial antique furnishings, this Gray Young designed building accommodates six guests in one double room, one loft bedroom (twin) and one bunk roomFormerly a coachhouse, this charming rose-covered brick cottage forms one wing of the listed stable block. The light filled centrally heated interior has French doors to a private garden. Two queen bedrooms, one upstairs. Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, bathroom with separate shower and bath. Spacious, comfortable and furnished in modern country style.
Romantic villa surrounded by mature trees.xchange vows against an unforgettable background ? from romantic gardens, perfectly manicured English-style, to an elegant and versatile ballroom. Create memories from the upper level balcony and enjoy photos to cherish for years to come.Enjoy the company of up to 150 guests for dinner, or up to 250 for cocktail receptions. Centrally located in the wine district of Hawkes Bay, Ormlie provides expert staff to attend to every detail. Arrive in style by floating down the ornate banister from your wedding suite or enjoy the serenity of historic trees as you round the sweeping drive. Toast your ceremony with canapes and champagne in the beautiful and perfectly manicured gardens, set up exclusively for your private use. Whilst you mark your memorable day with photos in and around Ormlie?s glorious surrounds and historic building, your guests can continue enjoying canapes and cocktails, relax and socialise in a musical wonderland.
Attractive historic homestead. Recently renovated, the Ballroom was the original entertainment room in the house ? entertaining guests from near and far. This superb high ceiling stud room complete with original open fire, polished heart rimu floors and elegant ?swag & tail? curtains makes this room a very special venue for any occasion. Wedding style: Seating at tables for dining, up to 40 guests Seminar style: seated 50+ depending on space allocated for lecturer. Inclusions: 6 x 1.8 Metre long trestle tables, 50 chairs
Spectacular views of Rangitoto and harbour.It could be the history of our site ? a heritage built over 100 years or maybe the many weddings and celebrations hosted over this time, but we believe what astounds and delights all is the most incredible panoramic view. Surrounded by the sea, McHugh’s of Cheltenham never fails to impress and delight family and friends and provide an idyllic stage for your special day. We are fully licensed and cater for events of 50 to 160 people. Our very experienced team at McHugh’s can personalise your event to suit your taste, style and budget. Let us give you a guided tour, discuss options and take care of the details.
At the Awapuni Function Centre we offer all the right ingredients to enhance the most special day of your life ? a stunning and unique ceremony venue, modern reception facilities, excellent service, sumptuous catering by Creative Catering and the idyllic setting to make a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photographs. Ceremony Venue Surrounded by picturesque trees the Awapuni Function Centre is a wonderful place to hold your wedding ceremony. Our contemporary setting offers a wide range of options for outside ceremonies under the grand oak trees, in front of a character building, or even in the birdcage. Terrace Lounge Situated on the ground floor, the Terrace Lounge is perfect for weddings of up to 120 people. The view is over the racecourse with a fantastic outdoor area that can be used for pre-dinner drinks. The room is fully air conditioned, has a dance floor, bar and wonderful natural light Situated on the 1st floor, the Silks Lounge is our premier venue that can hold 60-450 people. The beauty of this venue is it divides using ceiling to floor curtains so the lounge can be as big or small as you like. With a large balcony looking over the race course your guests can enjoy a pre-dinner drink as the sun sets. The lounge is fully air-conditioned, has a dance floor, bar and wonderful natural light.
IT’S ALL ABOUT YOU Stylish venue in beautiful, tranquil rural setting Your wedding day will be unique ? because you are. Whatever kind of day you desire, be it romantic elegance or a celebratory buzz, we will make it happen just the way you have imagined. Just 20-minutes from Wellington, The Lodge is a world away. Nestled amongst native bush and with commanding views of the Pauatahanui Inlet our historic country lodge is an ideal setting for your special day. When you choose to celebrate your wedding at The Lodge, our wedding coordination team are on hand to craft your ideal setting for the day. Be it an intimate occasion with a small wedding reception or a gala vibe, we have the creative flair!he perfect wedding cuisine is as varied as our wedding themes. In making your menu choices we work closely with you to both delight your tastebuds and meet your budget. Note that, our menu consultations also include dietary and cultural preferences.
Spacious venue with valley views. The Takamatua Valley Vineyards offers superb facilities including a vineyard, wine tasting and a function centre for conferences, weddings and other special occasions. Nestled on the north facing slopes of the lush hills above the historical village of Akaroa, the wine building at Takamatua Valley Vineyard has a magnificent panoramic view of the harbour and countryside.Christchurch, one of New Zealand?s main centres, is 80km North West from Akaroa. The region offers a balanced lifestyle, combining exhilarating activities such as world-class fishing and skiing ? both within easy reach, with the less physical pursuits of fine dining and shopping.Nestled on the north facing slopes of the lush hills above the historical village of Akaroa, Takamatua Valley Vineyards hosts a wide range of public and wine club events throughout the year. Akaroa Winery offers superb facilities and service from boutique wine tastings to facility rentals for weddings, business and private functions.
Fully functioning bar in theatrical ambience. Fortune Theatre produces eight live mainstage productions each year, including comedies, dramas and a kid?s show. We take one show on tour around venues in Otago and Southland, and host many touring shows in our studio space. Throughout the year we host more than 20,000 patrons who enjoy a live theatre experience.