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.
Eulogy Lounge This expansive lounge, with its balconies overlooking the city can accommodate up to 400 people seated. Room Hire: $400.00 Wanganui Rooms These twin rooms are stylish and readily adapted for gatherings from 30 to 200. Room Hire: $300.00 Celebrity Lounge The modern Celebrity Lounge has an air of comfort and flair and is suitable for socials and celebrations up to 120 people. Room Hire: $300.00
Welcome to Cafe Coghill House! We provide great coffee, food, and a darn good atmosphere to whittle away the hours. Sneak a peek at our menu or check out the activities, sights and sounds of our home town Whitianga, and the gorgeous surrounding areas.Serving breakfast, brunch and lunch every day from 8 am.
Weddings … Congratulations on your engagement! Your wedding day is a day most girls dream about from a young age and we are delighted you are looking at Oreti to bring your dreams to reality! Weddings are one of our favorite pastimes at Oreti and my team and I look forward to planning them all. Oreti is set in the midst of five acres of tranquil bush with panoramic lake and mountain views. Oreti is the complete ideal location for your special day as we can do everything on site. Beach weddings can also be arranged. The venue is stylish, modern, and the picturesque surroundings blend to create the ideal setting for your romantic day. Luxury on site accommodation also provides your guests with a destination for your wedding and allows you to relax and enjoy your big event for longer with the special people in your life. Your wedding at Oreti will be as individual as you are. We can cater for a small intimate affair to a more extravagant event for up to 150 people, making us one of the largest specialized wedding venues in Lake Taupo/Tongariro area. We have four unique function rooms available.
We pride ourselves on exceeding guests’ expectations in planning for their special event. Our experienced team offers qualified chef services and expert event management planning at an unmatched location, to wow your guests and make your event feel unique. Koura Lodge is ideally suited for your annual general meeting, team-building, a corporate entertainment or confidential meeting in a place of total privacy and discretion. Maximum of 10 delegates. Koura Lodge is ideally suited for your annual general meeting, team-building, a corporate entertainment or confidential meeting in a place of total privacy and discretion. Maximum of 10 delegates. An unrivalled waterfront location for your special day. Koura Lodge offers two acres of manicured lawn and gardens with a totally private waterfront setting. The lodge accommodates up to 20 people, and caters for a wedding reception up to 24 – 30 people, depending on your choice of dinner menu. Exclusive Lodge bookings are essential; please enquire directly. All aspects of the wedding preparation can be sourced via Koura Lodge, (i.e. ceremony, food and beverage, photography, flowers, cake etc…)
Built in 1862 this gracious family home combines Newmarket glamour and Victorian ambience for your perfect wedding. Highwic offers a Ballroom, Billiard House and spacious grounds for marquees. Our rooms can be used in conjunction or as a stand-alone venue. A family home for 116 years, the house is situated in a lush private garden making it the perfect choice for a garden wedding. The gardens, East Balcony or Ballroom provide wonderful backdrops for your wedding photographs. Enjoy a game of tennis or croquet with your guests on Highwic?s historic tennis court and croquet lawn or indulge in other traditional Victorian games. View the wonderful house museum and be transported back in time. Highwic is centrally located, close to the motorway, easily accessible from the airport and by public transport and has plenty of customer parking available on site. Talk to us about your wedding and we will help make the day as beautiful and memorable as possible.
Food & Photography We have valuable art works on show. Please don’t bring food and drink into the Gallery. Many of the works on show are copyrighted, so unfortunately photography is not permitted in the
Our new venue is the Flatwhite Restaurant and becomes a wedding venue when booked. The beach side reception room seats 80 people, including space for a dance floor and plenty of room to move in and around the venue. There is also plenty of feature lighting and decor, so its a good idea to visit prior to attempting to decorate the room. The large front deck offers a fabulous space for ceremonies and your guests don?t need to go anywhere to enjoy post ceremony bubbles, canap?s and the spectacular views of the Bay and Mayor Island.
The River Lodge Conference Venue is a unique complex and your premier, exclusive use central North Island corporate retreat and accommodation property. We are just 30 minutes from Taupo and 50 minutes from Rotorua International Airport, or, utilise our 600m grass airstrip. The River Lodge is set amongst 40 acres of parkland right next to a premium section of the Waikato River. Our accommodation and superb guest facilities, include, high speed internet, catering options, and a swimming pool. We have our own dock and boat ramp for easy access to the River for fishing, boating and recreational activities. We offer 18 spacious ensuite rooms, accommodating up to 40 people, perfect for the corporate traveller.
A magical day deserves a magical location. The Princes Gate Boutique Hotel, with its classic sophistication, is the perfect place to celebrate love and romance in Rotorua. Get married on the beautiful Kauri staircase, take photographs in the stunning lounge and celebrate in style with friends and family in Memories Restaurant. Allow us to make your special day a treasured memory. We have so many options for you to choose from. You can get married poolside, on the beautiful Kauri staircase or in the elegant Memories chapel. Our experienced wedding team is here to make your dream day a reality. Princes Gate Vows Renewal package offers married couples the chance to replay their wedding day and reaffirm their vows. The atmosphere of the Rotorua hotel is perfect for the expression of love and commitment and celebration with friends and family. You can experience the fun and magic of a wedding ceremony without the formality and cost it would normally entail. With accommodation, bar and restaurant facilities available, Princes Gate is as good as it gets. Talk to us now about your plans and our experienced team can help make ?doing it over? the wonderful event it should be.
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The accommodation facilities can be hired independently from the venue. The caf? is also available for meals/drinks by arrangement. Two of the three wings (Tukipo and Tukituki) have stunning cliff top views from the lounge, verandah and some of the bedrooms. The third wing is contained within the venue surrounded by landscaped courtyards.
The dream of an exclusive country wedding amidst the beautiful surroundings of the Bay of Plenty is a reality at Bella Vista Lodge, Tauranga. Spectacular views of rolling green hills, mountain tops, moonlit seas and city lights create a majestic atmosphere to make your special day a memorable one. We have a wonderful, spacious wedding reception venue equipped to cater up to 250 guests. We also have an intimate boutique style lodge, perfect for a guest list up to 50. The solid rimu spiral staircase or cascading stone water feature makes a serene setting for your wedding ceremony. Why not treat your bridal party to deluxe suites the night before in our lodge accommodation and get pampered and ready at your leisure. There are endless options available at Bella Vista Lodge from the ability to book the venue in its entirety to transfers via limousines or helicopter for the bride and groom.
Central Park Motor Inn is a private oasis set amongst spacious grounds with delightful rural views. Central Park Motor Inn is located in Taumarunui and is conveniently located on the doorstep of all the exciting activities and attractions on offer in Tongariro and Whanganui national parks and only a 45-minute drive to the ski field of Whakapapa at Mt Ruapehu. We offer comfortable and affordable accommodation for any budget, with options for one to eight people, including studios, one or two-bedroom units and new executive spa suites available. We also have wheelchair-friendly units available. Central Park Motor Inn has everything you need for a comfortable, relaxed and refreshing stay, including a swimming pool, spa pool, BBQ area, tennis court, gym, sauna and guest laundry, as well as fully licensed Zeebers Restaurant and Bar, which offers fresh, ? la carte New Zealand cuisine.
The Te Runanga Tea House is one of Rotorua?s most nostalgic venues and is located in the heart of the historical Government Gardens, alongside Rotorua?s city centre. Built in 1903 as a tea pavilion, Te Runanga (The Meeting House) served as a social centre for spa facilities, where visitors could relax early last century. Due to its unique character and setting, the Te Runanga Tea House specialises in incentive and executive dinners, while this historically protected place is also a favourite for retreats, cocktail events and weddings. Its location mid-way between the Rotorua Convention Centre and the Energy Events Centre, combined with its charm and character, means the building attracts many smaller conference and incentive groups seeking something extra special. The Te Runanga Teahouse can accommodate 50 delegates theatre style, 30 in a classroom setting, up to 70 for cocktails or 40 for an intimate dinner event. Our caterers can provide quality food and beverage services to meet the needs of your event.
Beautifully restored historic building. Hopetoun Alpha, a majestic historic building, beautifully restored for its current use as a function and event venue in the heart of Auckland City. 200 contemporary cherrywood chairs Kitchen with glass washer Concert Steinway Grand Piano Staging – additional staging up to 4.8 Sqm ( 7 pieces of 2.4m x 1.2m ) Lighting – Preset stage lighting with up to 12 spotlights. 3-phase power. 70 carparks available at venue after 6pm Mon-Fri and all weekend.
The Barn is available during the day for all park visitors to enjoy. It is perfect for picnics or small groups and there are BBQ facilities which can be used free of charge. The Barn is also available to hire our exclusively. It has a spacious indoor setting that flows out the barn doors to a large outdoor area overlooking the picturesque pond and waterfall. There is also a bar area, rustic feasting tables and an outdoor fire pit to congregate around. There is ample space too for entertainment such as a band. The Barn can fit up to 150 guests standing or 90 seated.
The wedding ceremony deck is naturally picturesque, tucked away within lush native flora and fauna, surrounded by huge ponga trees and the rare giant bamboo plantation ? creating an enclosed intimate space to take your wedding vows. The area is sheltered from the wind and shaded from the sun. Filtered sunlight shines through giving a woodland feel as the Ponga and Giant bamboo quiver and sway in the breeze. Cascading water can be seen from every angle flowing and bubbling over rocks and stones amongst the lush green fauna. The Bridal party arrives unseen by the guests below, just the murmer of ?she?s here? can be heard muttered from person to person. The girls have time to adjust their dresses to perfection before the walk down the bamboo path. The wedding music begins, silence falls as all look up and see glimpses of the Bride through the bamboo as she is walked down the path. A wet weather canopy can be put up over the ceremony deck if required. The canopy completely covers this area and sits high up in the trees, you and your guests dry and comfortable. There is room for up to 150 guests and those less mobile can be transported to the ceremony deck in our covered golf cart.
Paheke is an ideal venue for an outdoor wedding ceremony and marquee wedding receptions or perhaps an intimate small group wedding indoors. The old house with its gables and verandah and the grounds with the majestic Cedar of Lebanon, the old oaks and magnolia trees, make a beautiful backdrop for the ceremony and reception. A stream wends its way through the grounds and it is crossed by two rustic bridges, which make for wonderful photo opportunities. We can assist you in the organisation of all or part of your wedding event at Paheke. Marquee wedding reception in the spacious grounds Marriage ceremony in the grounds of the house Champagne cocktail reception Organising, assisting in the selection of, and liaising with celebrants, caterers, photographers, florists and suppliers for your wedding on your behalf. There are many wonderful photo opportunities provided by the grounds.
Unique Functions Venue with Magnificent Lake Views Whether you?re looking for a classic or vintage wedding, Stoneridge Estate offers an astonishingly gorgeous location in which to do your dream wedding come true. These lovely private picturesque gardens full of lavenders, roses and honeysuckle are the perfect scenery for a romantic summer or spring. Located just a short distance from New Zealand?s most exclusive vacation resort, Queenstown, Stoneridge Estate offers luxury accommodation and an architecturally unique functions venue. Stoneridge Estate also offers a boutique wedding reception venue, or a romantic dinner for two with magnificent panoramic views of the spectacular lake and alpine mountains. With a choice of wedding settings ? Chapel, gardens, vineyard or exclusive heli-wedding, this internationally acclaimed Queenstown wedding venue is perfect for both small, intimate weddings or larger groups.