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.
River View Apartment These seven large open plan two bedroom apartments have a king sized bed in the master bedroom (can be split into two singles), and two single beds in the loft bedroom upstairs. Open plan living area, and separate bathroom and shower facilities. French doors from the lounge open out onto a deck overlooking the Hutt River. River View Studio This one of a kind unit is made up of an open plan lounge / dining / kitchen area, separate shower and toilet facilities. This unit is equipped with a 37? LCD TV, phone, microwave, electric hob and fridge. French doors from the lounge open out onto a deck overlooking the Hutt River. This unit also has disabled access.
Our new feature lawn is also our marquee site with the ability to hold a marquee for 500 people. This option is proving extremely popular with people who are looking to host a corporate function or special event for a lot of people.
We welcome anyone who is searching for truth about God and our Lord Jesus Christ. As the core of our beliefs are the following statutes which guides every aspect of our Church life, culture and ministries. To learn more about our core values and beliefs feel free to ask ,attend any of our teaching classes, attend our small groups or even… come and join us every Sunday morning 10am which is where you will experience first hand our corporate services. These services are our weekly highlight of coming together to celebrate and strengthen ourselves amongst our covenant community. – We believe there is one living God, the God of creation, who exists eternally in the three persons: The Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. – We believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, that He is the Son of God. We believe in His virgin birth, His sinless life, His miracles, His vicarious and atoning death, His bodily resurrection, His ascension to the right hand of the Father, His second coming and eventual eternal kingdom.
Fisher House is an enchanting wedding venue that will make you feel relaxed and at home. The glamorous history, charming outdoor terrace & lawn, elegant bar & timeless spaces make it perfect for large or small wedding parties, intimate ceremonies & receptions. There are various indoor and outdoor settings for the ceremony, including under the oak tree or in one of our versatile boutique rooms, which provides the Bride and Groom with a wet weather alternative. Fisher House’s attractive bar provides guests with an excellent dance floor, and beneath the shelter of large awnings, the sunny terrace is a great place for guests to relax and enjoy the moment. Able to cater for up to 140 guests Fisher House offers a full range of food & beverage menus at prices to suit your budget.
An exceptional venue on the first floor.The Maritime Room sits within the NZ Maritime Museum precinct in the heart of Auckland?s Viaduct Harbour. Our versatile spaces offer a turn key event solution, and we offer fully integrated food and beverage options throughout the museum complex, or even out on the water, from as little as 6 guests in our intimate board room, or up to 400 cocktail style in the main room. Suitable events to host here include; corporate events, product launches, conferences, fashion shows, trade events, staff parties, weddings and much more. Our complete event packages offer event management support, content development, food and beverage service, audio visual production, external supplier management and front of house and security staffing.
Terrific ambience for a special function.Dockside Restaurant & Bar is located at the heart of Queens Wharf in Wellington. It is set in a charming historic waterfront shed and offers stunning harbour views. The views are incredible, the service is impeccable and the menus are delicious. If you want a wedding that your friends and family will always remember then Dockside wedding venue in Wellington is your best choice. From the moment your guests arrive to the last dance and last drink of the night, your wedding will be a glorious and unique experience, no matter how large or small, simple or extravagant. Dockside offers you flexibility, location and style. We handle all the details of your wedding so you do not have to worry about a thing. We are one of the best wedding venues in Wellington because we make everything so easy for you. The harbour views and the extensive outdoor decks are fabulous. The setting allows a natural flow from pre-dinner drinks to dining and dancing. Dockside may be used for a combined wedding ceremony and reception, or just as a reception venue. We highly recommend a visit and a tour of Dockside. Make an appointment with our in house wedding planner to show you around our venue and help you create the wedding of your dreams
Historic building with unique atmosphere. Erskine Weddings & Events is one of the nation?s most stunning wedding and event venues. Erskine?s facilities allow for an entire wedding occasion with both a stunning chapel and a grand reception room, or for corporate events and private functions. The chapel, an example of French Gothic architecture, with German stained glass windows, an Italian marble altar, and valuated ceiling, provide a truly special atmosphere for any wedding ceremony. The reception facility features a splendid open-plan dining room/ballroom, that seats up to 150 guests. The tranquil courtyard and lawns allow for a garden marquee, and the first-class commercial kitchen has everything a caterer would require. All less than 10 minutes drive from Wellington?s International airport and CBD makes Erskine Weddings & Events a premier wedding and reception venue. Erskine Weddings & Events is managed by Paula Bevege Events. With 10 years experience of planning events and weddings nationwide, their extensive knowledge is invaluable.
Private meeting room facilities within our cafe. The Mojo Coffee Roastery, is situated beautifully on the Wellington waterfront, in historic Shed 13. We have hosted a range of events, from birthday parties and weddings to the big christmas bash at the end of the year. Some of our most recent events included the Hobbit launch party for Weta Studios, the Uber Taxi Launch party and our own Wellington on a Plate event, which was a Greek inspired Breakfast with Dr Mojo and all proceeds went The Neonatal Trust. The shed can comfortably fit 250 people standing or 100 seated.
Set at the base of the mountain halfway up the ski access road, Forest Lodge is nestled in native beech forest and provides self-catering backpacker accommodation. Enjoy hot showers, relax in the sunny lounge/dining area and cook in the large fully equipped communal kitchen. Forest Lodge sleeps up to 38 people in 7 bunkrooms. Unless you book a room exclusively, at busy times you will be sharing.
Relaxed venue with DJ music and dance floor. The biggest and most popular nightclub in Hamilton, party with your mates, meet new friends and have the most fun and party your night away with latest greatest tunes!!No venue hire fee (minimum spends apply).The Outback is Hamilton’s most iconic and successful nightclub and at one point was New Zealand’s largest bar. Divided into three areas and with a total capacity of 1,600 people, the Outback is capable of hosting events like no other bar in Hamilton. We have a separate function room for smaller parties, however if the occasion calls for it, we can hire out the entire venue for major events. Separate function room also available $250 deposit to confirm booking Bar closed to the public until 10.00pm Function room closed to the public until 12pm
Unique. Views. Private, with luxury accommodation.A MAGICAL WEDDING VENUE The romance of Ugbrooke lends itself to a magical wedding day, providing an enchanting backdrop for the memories of a lifetime. The historic homestead and grounds offer a picturesque setting for a maximum of 70 guests. For guests under 35 in number a reception can be held inside the home. However for guests over 35 in number the ceremony and reception must be an outdoor/garden occasion and a marquee and portaloos ( at wedding party expense) is required. Accommodation in two rooms for the bride and groom and special guests is included as part of the venue fee. Please note that a wedding venue fee applies regardless of rooms being required or not.
Cater weddings, conferences, cricket oval, gardens Woodlands Estate is located in Gordonton just north of Hamilton. Woodlands is Waikato’s most romantic wedding venue featuring 15 acres of beautiful gardens and formal lawns. Only 15 minutes north of Hamilton and 70 minutes south of Auckland. Woodlands is an ideal wedding venue due to it’s central North Island location. Family, guests and especially the bride and groom, can relax and enjoy the wedding day at their own pace at this beautiful venue. Your wedding party is encouraged to use the full scope of 15 acres of gardens and tour through the beautiful Historic Homestead, helping to create an extra special memory. The estate is very private, well off the road and looks magnificent lit at night as well as being breathtaking during the day.
Our large modern catamaran offers a unique venue.Create an enchanting and memorable wedding on board one of our catamarans.This is your opportunity to have the wedding you’ve always imagined – with the setting sun over the harbour as the most perfect backdrop. You can choose to have your wedding ceremony at a venue in Lyttelton or Akaroa, followed by your reception on the water, or have the whole event hosted on the harbour with Black Cat Cruises. You?ll have up to four hours on the water with us, plus you can take time prior to departure to decorate and theme the boat to create exactly the atmosphere you are looking for. Our charter catamarans are among the most unique and affordable wedding venues in Canterbury.
Beautifully decorated interior.Courtyard & gardens With its 20 individually designed rooms, The Martinborough Hotel provides friends and family with the convenience of being accommodated together in one place in the heart of Martinborough Wine Village. This gives the sense of hosting the wedding in a home away from home, for groups of up to 60. We are The Martinborough Hotel, erected in 1882 and refined in 1990. A classic and relaxed hotel that embodies the charm of Martinborough with history adorning the halls and suites of the building. The feel of a country home with amenities to cater to businesses for workshops, couples for ceremonies and world travelers needing luxury accommodations. Keeping you up to date with special rates and seasonal packages, as well as what is happening… in our little town.
Conference in the Heart of the Wine Country.Our Greytown location is an ideal half-way point for organisations doing business between the Hawkes Bay and Manawatu, and Wellington. The Board Room is perfectly sized for meetings up to approximately 30 people, and can be configured as you need it including AV. The room is air-conditioned with access out to two balconies, we offer catering, and wifi is free. The board room opens up into the restaurant creating a space that holds up to 80-100 cocktail style. False walls move into place for additional privacy during special occasions like birthdays, anniversaries and conference dinners.
Unique setting for weddings and other functions What could be nicer than spending a lovely afternoon with the family, enjoying the charms of days gone by? Explore displays of Nelson’s heritage and learn the stories of our local people. Visit our businesses and artisans in character buildings. Take a ride on the train and relax at the award winning Founders Brewery Cafe & Bar, set in quaint streets amongst village greens and beautiful well established gardens.
Puke Ariki?s Noel and Melva Yarrow Education Room is also available for hire on request. Seating up to 40 people, depending on layout, the space is suitable for presentations, workshops or meetings. It is available after school hours during term time. Catering by Arborio assures top quality food and drink to ensure a successful function. Please see the Arborio website for details of catering packages.
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.