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.
Ridge Country Retreat is perched high in the Papamoa Ranges and tucked away in 35 acres of lush native bush. Environmentally friendly ? the ultimate in privacy and tranquility and the ultimate place to unwind and relax. Onsite you have a generous 15m pool with panoramic views across rolling green hills and valleys, heated with geothermal water in the cooler months (1 April to 31 October), it is refreshing traditional pool over the warmer months. Ridge Country is a purpose built retreat, catering for small intimate groups up to 15 people. Weight Loss, Wellness, Pilates and Yoga retreats are run here. Spa treatments are available by arrangement for that ultimate indulgement.
Historic house with lovely country garden & trees Because of the beautiful grounds and majestic historic homestead, LLandaff Country Residence is an ideal venue for a country garden wedding. Say your nuptials in the pavilion, the homestead or under the 130 year old trees Enjoy a fabulous wedding banquet in the filtered shade of the trees, or in a marquee on the expansive oval lawn or in covered shed where horse drawn farm machinery is stored Boutique Bed and breakfast accommodation for bridal party and / or guests. Many beautiful photo opportunities Small historic church nearby Horse and carriage or vintage car service Excellent venue for live music Guests explore the historic precinct with stables, washhouse, produce shed, gardener?s shed, pavilion and dove cote and see horse drawn machinery Guests enjoy croquet and petanque LLandaff Country Residence is a large or a small wedding venue.
Sacred & creative Functions and Weddings. With uninterrupted panoramic views across the Lyttleton Harbour, She Universe is a beautiful private venue catering for weddings and events with up to 120 guests. Of course, Weddings at She Universe must involve chocolate! Wow your wedding guests with the finest petit fours, vats of hot chocolate, a chocolate wedding cake or truffle tower, chocolate wedding favours or a decadent chocolate fondue all handcrafted in our onsite chocolate kitchen.
A whole day of fun! Unleash Northwest?s best kept secret for the ultimate day trip. Just over 40 mins from Auckland?s CBD lies one of New Zealand?s natural geothermal wonders- Parakai Springs. Large indoor and outdoor pools and two thrilling hydro-slides have been the main attractions for decades. BBQ and picnic areas are situated throughout the park and options for hiring marquees for groups is also available. If you are not wanting to prepare your own food take advantage of the Springs Caf? and dining area located next to the indoor pool. Now extensively redeveloped into an active water recreation centre? Parakai Springs offers a range of amenities to make this a full-day?s entertainment destination.
Stone hotel of 1881 gives this venue class tep inside the enchanting Brydone Hotel Oamaru and you will find yourself in a gentler, more gracious era, when a sweeping staircase, grand chandeliers and ornate interiors represented the height of style and the finest accommodation. Built of white, elaborately carved Oamaru limestone in 1881, this impressive Oamaru hotel has welcomed and charmed guests for over a century. Today, that proud tradition of style and exceptional hospitality is maintained and enhanced by every contemporary comfort. You will find the hotel 248km (156 miles) south of Christchurch and 116km (72.5 miles) north of Dunedin, in the central business area of Oamaru.
Host your meetings in our hotel where you can impress your guests with breathtaking natural wonders and mountain views. We cater for up to 100 guests and partner with you from flawless planning to unlimited imagination to turn your meetings into legendary ones.From our hotel, you can explore the cliffs and waterfalls, cruise deep within the Fiordland into Milford Sound, traverse across the mysterious Manapouri Lake, or get lost in the magical Glowworm Caves. Featuring 94 modern guest rooms, with double beds and adjoining rooms for families, a stay in our hotel lets you discover the pristine beauty of this region and so much more. Dine in Jimmy Cook’s Kiwi Kitchen overlooking mountain-lake views, perfect for a hearty breakfast at sunrise or dinner at sundown. Stay and feel at home with our distinctive hospitality.
Beautiful natural location with BBQ available.Located on the Circular walk at Otari-Wilton’s Bush in Wilton, the Troup Picnic Area is a shared open space ideal for large groups and school visits, picnics and barbeques.
A variety of indoor and outdoor venues to suit.Escape the ordinary and immerse your guests in the unique surroundings of Auckland Zoo. The tranquil location of the Zoo makes it the perfect choice for escaping the hustle and bustle of the city. Whether you’re looking for a small venue for an intimate get-together, or a larger space to celebrate a milestone with friends and family, Auckland Zoo has a space for every occasion. Dine in the historic Old Elephant House, sip cocktails while viewing the Pridelands animals or enjoy a corporate family day on the Central Lawn. These stunning landscapes have all you need to make your event one your guests will be talking about for years to come. Our team can help choose the perfect space to suit your event.??We can create a memorable event in one of our many function spaces – imagine a summer barbecue with the lions, dining in the historic Old Elephant House or getting married in the iconic Band Rotunda. With our stunning lands?capes and unrivalled venues, we have all you need to make your event one your guests will be talking about for years to come.??
Conveniently located in the CBD. Say ‘I do’ in the heart of the city. Choose from any one of our stylish spaces, adaptable to your requirements. Whether you’re hosting a grand celebration for 350 or an intimate party for 30, the perfect romantic venue can be found here. Let our dedicated Wedding Team handle all wedding arrangements – from thematic decorations to the flower details. We’ll help you create the wedding of your dreams, just the way you want it.
Large purpose-built facility. Outdoor potential Brackenridge is the pick of country wedding venues Martinborough has to offer. A top class Martinborough wedding venue, wedding consultants with unobtrusive country hospitality and good old-fashioned service. Whether you are planning a small, private wedding or celebrating with many, Brackenridge is, quite simply, one of the most perfect wedding venues Wairarapa showcases. We have everything you need to help you create the kind of day you’re dreaming of, whether you wish to just hold the reception with us, or have us host the entire occasion. You can choose the style and space that meets your romantic ideals – outdoors in our picturesque grounds, or indoors in our delightful country-style banquet room. Our idyllic country setting means that not only will you be immediately lulled into the sense of peace and tranquility that is Brackenridge, you’ll also have the perfect opportunity to showcase rural New Zealand to any overseas guests. Talk to one of our wedding consultants about your vision – our service and advice is part of the venue cost, so there is no additional charge. From your first meeting with one of our consultants, we’ll create an individual file for you to ensure that every detail, no matter how small, has your complete approval. We can also put you in touch with reputable businesses that provide associated wedding services in the Wellington and Wairarapa region, for example:
Treated with respect, kindness and great hospitality I could easily say this is one of the best backpackers I’ve been in NZ. Cosy sleeping rooms, big tv in the tv room, swimming pool, kitchen and bathrooms are crystal clean.
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Experience one of the finest for your next event. Our beautiful, park like surroundings and backdrop of the iconic Ellerslie racecourse provide an inspiring, memorable experience for your guests.Our commitment to providing you with the best service possible at every stage of the event planning and execution process has seen our team win the Corporate Events Peoples Choice Award for Best Venue twice.Our commitment to providing you with the best service possible at every stage of the event planning and execution process has seen our team win the Corporate Events Peoples Choice Award for Best Venue twice.
Melton Estate is an elegant vineyard setting.If you want to celebrate your wedding in Christchurch, come and visit the beautiful Melton Estate just to the west of the city. This lovely wedding location is perfect for weddings all year round and ideal for couples who enjoy gardens, good living and boutique winesBeautiful vines and award-winning wines to satisfy wine-lovers: stay and taste Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Gris and the must-have wedding wine, Summer Love – a sparkling wine perfect for celebrations An elegant wedding banquet room, and hardwood deck overlooking the vines The largest winery wedding venue in Christchurch with a seating capacity of up to 150, with plenty of space inside and outside A choice of wedding catering options to suit all tastes
Osborne Mandeno Gardens Country wedding venue Have your ultimate wedding experience wrapped in splendour. Secluded and private the chapel and reception are nestled in between an Olive Grove Wineyard and surrounded in mature gardens. Photographers Paradise We cater for the following -Weddings -Anniversaries (40-50-60yrs specialize) -Renewal of wedding vows -Special Blessings -Garden Tours -Christenings -Special wedding packages available 0800 4 Chapel
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.
For Western House Bed and Breakfast guests we have mountain bikes and golf clubs that they can use free of charge. Or if you like something a bit more thrilling we also have motorbikes available to hire. You can also just sit back and relax in a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere during the day or keep snug and warm in front of a cozy open fire during the winter months.