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.
Elegant accommodations and attentive service makes this hotel a hidden gem in North Texas. Guest rooms at The Grand Hotel in McKinney are unique, elegant and comfortable. All rooms and suites are individually decorated to provide each guest with the comforts of home. Each of the 44 boutique rooms have granite bathrooms, rich decor, pressed tin ceilings, original paintings and one-of-a-kind furnishings. Guests will enjoy luxurious Italian Frette robes, linens and pillow top mattresses with lush fabrics. A stay at the Grand Hotel is an experience you will remember.
The Waterlily Gardens has beautiful, diverse settings for your Wedding Ceremony. Our guests love spending time choosing a special place within the Gardens; perfect for their ceremony. Conveniently, wedding receptions at The Garden Pavilion are short stroll through the Garden following the Ceremony. Bridal Party photos are often taken onsite, allowing the newly married couple more time to celebrate their wedding with their guests.
Exhibition Hall – with 600m2 of flexible space, this area is perfect for trade shows, exhibitions and dinner functions. Theatre – with 358 seats, the theatre is ideal for conferences, seminars, plenary sessions, shows, concerts, prize givings and even dinners on the stage. The exhibition hall and theatre flow onto a large foyer area which can be used for further exhibition space, or cocktail functions. The Green and Rimu Rooms also cater for smaller break out groups of between 10-80. Services – The Great Lake Centre offers an exceptional package including an individual events manager and on site technicians who will see your event through from start to finish. “The professional way in which the Great Lake team work together, and promoting Taupo at the same time, is a credit to you all. It makes organising such a huge event so much easier for your client, knowing that you have a trained team such as yourselves working towards our common goal” – Shane Nalder, Regional Manager, The Warehouse.
It’s your wedding, not ours. We’re here to enhance your special day and ensure you experience the day you dreamed of. And our in-house planners are here to help you every step of the way. It’s your wedding, not ours. We’re here to enhance your special day and ensure you experience the day you dreamed of. And our in-house planners are here to help you every step of the way. It’s your wedding, not ours. We’re here to enhance your special day and ensure you experience the day you dreamed of. And our in-house planners are here to help you every step of the way. It’s your wedding, not ours. We’re here to enhance your special day and ensure you experience the day you dreamed of. And our in-house planners are here to help you every step of the way.
SB Showgrounds is home to a truly world class events and exhibition centre. With over $30m spent on redeveloping our site in 2009, we have future proofed our facilities to cater to any demand placed on us ? whether indoor or outdoor. During the event planning process, you need to be sure that the event centre facilities you are looking at, has every angle covered. From the venue and its physical exhibition spaces, to event parking there?s a lot for you to consider. – See more at: http://www.asbshowgrounds.co.nz/facilities/#sthash.dMaOB5Jh.dpuf
Elegant venue in beautiful Cornwall Park. Situated in 400 acres of rolling green parkland with breath taking views of Auckland and the Manukau Harbour Sorrento offers a very unique combination of tranquillity and a central location. With the towering Pohutukawa tree’s and the beautiful private garden it is the ideal backdrop to celebrate your wedding day. We offer two beautiful function rooms, the Manukau and the Pohutukawa each with large windows framing the beauty of the surrounding park and letting in an abundance of natural light. To ensure that your day is filled with unique and wonderful memories we have a focused and professional staff to look after every detail and ensure your day is perfect.
Attractive venue in stylish part of town.Barrycourt has much to offer for your vacation: 107 units and suites, 20 with 2 bedrooms and lounge, 67 with kitchen, 3 lovely restaurant areas, 7 function rooms able to cater for up to 300 persons theatre-style. The Brasserie offers an appetising variety of food at reasonable prices. Internet kiosk available. All suites and units have sunny aspects. Executive suites have private balconies, most with superb views of Auckland City, Rangitoto, and the sparkling Waitemata harbour. Situated in the Parnell residential area, Best Western Barrycourt Suites Hotel Auckland is ideally located to take advantage of all that the city has to offer. The tourist attractions include sandy beach, Mini Putt Golf Course, museum, planetarium, Rose Garden and many others. Barrycourt boasts well-appointed, comfortable units, offering quietness and privacy, during your stay. The onsite coffee shop is a delightful Victorian-style restaurant, serving refreshments and an alternative lighter food selection. The hotel provides a total of 13,500 square feet of meeting and function room facilities. [/hotel-description]
Concrete Bar and Restaurant.We invite you to Concrete Bar & Restaurant located on the bottom of the Cable Car lane, Lambton Quay. The heart of Wellington’s central business district. Join us and enjoy our delicious selection of culinary and liquid delights. Relax in our luxurious atmosphere with mood lighting, booth seating and sumptious arm chairs that can be arranged to suit you and your guests. Discover our wrap around balcony with out door heating and its front sunshine deck, or join us at the bar for your favourite Cocktail. We open every weekday with our new grill menu that starts from 11.30am untill 3pm and make sure you try our Tapas menu from 3pm. We celebrate any type of funtion during weeknights & weekends. We are available to host Quarter, Half & Full Bar Private functions. Bookings are welcome or just join us upstairs and enjoy the New York styled atmosphere and the buzz of the busy city below.
historic house in central location. A wedding at Dransfield House highlights the best of what Wellington has to offer. Dransfield house is one of only four homes of it’s type dating from the 1870’s in the greater Wellington region, it offers true intimacy and a wonderful romantic backdrop to a very special day. Very centrally located, there really is nothing that compare’s with Dransfield House. We realise that people have budgets and will work with you to develop a day that is memorable and within your budget. We offer free consultation with our Maitre de who will assist you through the planning and development stages of your wedding and will show you how easy and cost effective it can be to have a magical day in a wonderful setting.
A multi functional conference centre.The Woolston Club is able to offer a great variety of bars and facilities to suit any function you or your business requires! Whether it be a light social gathering or a high powered business conference, The Woolston Club has the perfect space for your occasion. We specialise in and cater for: weddings, conferences, birthdays, anniversaries, post funeral gatherings, corporate functions, meetings or whatever you may require from as few as 4 people right up to 400.
Romantic Secluded – Wonderful ambience – Trent?s offers the perfect venue for Christchurch weddings from start to finish. Our beautiful grounds and buildings mean that you and your guests need not worry about transportation and logistics between different venues. From ceremony to dining, we have the experience and resources to provide a relaxed, sumptuous day that leaves you with the fondest of memories.Our sheltered lawn with a Victorian gazebo under the sycamore trees is a beautiful backdrop for your ceremony and you need not fear the weather. The conservatory area, with rolled sides, provides an equally beautiful location in the event of rain. If your reception is at Trent?s, there is no charge to have your wedding ceremony here as well.We can seat up to 130 in the main wooden floored dining area and adjoining tiled floor area. There is seating for an extra 25 on the mezzanine floor, which is used as a quieter space where guests relax after clearing the dance floor.
Unique and historic wedding venue.If you?re thinking of a Central Otago wedding then consider the Cardrona Hotel as your venue. Offering breathtaking scenery, a relaxed and charming atmosphere and superb high country hospitality, the Cardrona Hotel is the perfect venue for an extraordinary wedding. The restaurant can seat up to 85 guests, or we can cater for up to 250 guests with a cocktail-style reception. A marquee can also be erected on the lawn providing seated dining for up to 250 people. The hotel provides the chance for a garden or church ceremony, unrivalled photo locations and a range of reception packages to suit all budgets. Our experienced functions manager, team of qualified chefs and superb front-of-house staff will work with you to create a truly memorable day. When you book your wedding with us you also get exclusive use of the entire venue, including 14 ensuite hotel rooms, making it the ideal location for a destination wedding.
Hotel has facilities for meetings and weddings Te Waonui is the only luxury property of its kind in the area. The retreat is nestled in the lush bush with views of the natural environment at almost every turn. Located in Franz Josef, the retreat offers easy access to the many natural wonders of the South West World Heritage Area. Mountains, glaciers, rivers, lakes, coastline, and native flora and fauna all lie in wait at the doorstep for visitors to admire and explore. Luxuriously appointed guest rooms are generously proportioned and feature the highest standard of amenities, such as a personal pillow menu, natural wool mattress underlay, and high speed internet access. Guests will enjoy dining among the trees in ?The Canopy? restaurant, savouring quality local cuisine including an indulgent five-course degustation dinner.
TAB Terminal (dedicated TV’s for teletext and racing) Entertainment (Live every Saturday night) Courtesy Coach (operates daily from 4pm) Junior Children’s Area and Playstation Area ($5 deposit and $4 when game comes back) One of the Largest Big Screens in Invercargill – Great for those big sporting occasions Largest Gaming area in Invercargill – 24 Machines (available only to Members & Invited guests and members of clubs that are affliated through Clubs New Zealand) Multiple EFTPOS machines 5 Pool Tables & 5 Snooker Tables On site Restaurant (and coffees and snacks available at the Bar)
Modern venue with great views. Formosa Golf Resort is a specialized wedding venue, with a sophisticated and elegant atmosphere. We are set in Beachlands and look out over the Pohutakawa Cost, with extensive private grounds for the enjoyment of you and your guests. Formosa is a fully licensed facility with an experienced team of staff to ensure all your needs and those of your guests are taken care of during the planning and execution of your special day. Formosa can cater for groups from 5 to 250 guests internally and also have the option of erecting a marquee on the ample grounds that we have available for those wedding that push from 250 plus. At Formosa we aim to provide tailor-made and flexible weddings to suit your personal taste and style. We are more than happy to discuss and additional requests, ideas and themes that you may wish to incorporate into making your special day a unique and memorable experience.
Romantic, stylish venue in garden setting THE WHITE SWAN HOTEL ACTUALLY BEGAN LIFE AS A NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS ADMINISTRATION BLOCK AT THE WOBURN RAILYARD IN LOWER HUTT. AT ITS 1970S PEAK THERE WERE OVER A THOUSAND MEN WORKING AT WOBURN, BUT LITTLE DID THEY KNOW THAT THIS BIG WOODEN BUILDING WOULD ONE DAY BE A COUNTRY PUB. NEEDLESS TO SAY THIS ROGUE PIECE WAS RESCUED FROM OBLIVION AND ALL SIX PIECES THAT STARTED THE JOURNEY WERE CAREFULLY PIECED BACK TOGETHER AND FULLY RESTORED TO CREATE THE MAGNIFICENT HOTEL THAT NOW TAKES PRIDE OF PLACE ON THE 125 YEAR OLD MAIN STREET OF GREYTOWN
Intimate venue in Edwardian boutique hotel.With four individual and private areas, The County Hotel offers comprehensive facilities for wedding receptions and photography. The County Hotel has excellent facilities and private function rooms catering for 12-50 people. The air conditioned Cellar Room is an extraordinary example with its romantic wine barrels and candelabras and is also available for special events, conferences, private dinners and wine tastings. Why not stay the night? With 18 stylish and relaxing rooms The County Hotel is ideally suited to Weddings and Civil Unions where guests and their partners can enjoy their own private quarters. Enjoy the sumptuous food from Wine Street Restaurant and the wines of Hawke?s Bay at the end of the day. Catering is available as required. An ideal venue for wedding receptions, The County Hotel provides well appointed rooms expressly suited to your special day. The hotels stretched Daimler (once used by Queen Elizabeth) is also available for use as transportation to the wedding venue.
Spacious, elegant venue in convenient location. We offer a number of excellent banqueting venues: The Grand Ballroom (Taranaki?s only grand ballroom) and our Poolside Rooms (next to the garden courtyard). An experienced wedding co-ordinator and team will look after every detail including menus, seating arrangements, table decorations and beverage selection. We are very happy to work with you to explore any additional ideas you may have to create that special difference. On the night of your wedding, we provide you with a complimentary honeymoon suite – a Plymouth Suite with a double spa bath and king size bed. Our gift includes methode champanoise served to your room and a fully cooked breakfast for two. We also provide free accommodation for the bride and groom?s parents. These offers must be pre-booked and are not transferable to other guests or family. A minimum of 50 adult guests at the reception applies. In addition we also offer special accommodation rates for your guests and can provide personalised accommodation flyers at no extra cost.
FACILITIES All hires include the use of the Stereo System & Projector, Tables and Chairs, Crockery, Cutlery, Glassware, (numbers are approximately 60 of each), Full Kitchen. NB Whilst all groups are welcome to use the Projector & Screen and the Stereo system, this is on an AS IS basis. We do not have staff to show you how to use it or handle IT problems for your event. You must provide your own VGA cable to connect to the projector. Complete details are here