Top Wedding Venues In Wellington

Are you planning to have the most romantic and memorable wedding in Wellington? It can be really challenging to pick an ideal venue for the big day, since it is a special occasion that you will cherish for life. It’s not just for your own liking, but also the guests who will be expecting a comfortable ambiance worth attending. Here are some of the amazing wedding venues in Wellington you can consider for the next event. Don’t forget to book bus hire in Wellington for transferring your guests comfortably to the wedding venue.

SilverStream Retreat

With a peaceful environment, the SilverStream Retreat is a perfect location for your wedding day. There are two different wedding venues, including The Pillars Room and the Boardwalk Complex. The ambient lighting and timber rafters contribute to the characteristic rustic feel of the venue. The Boardwalk complex incorporates the main Rafters room, the Boardwalk garden, rustic furniture and stone fireplace. Adding to the charm of the area are the elegant polished wood floors.

For the Pillars Room, you have the river stone columns and rustic wood beam complimenting the airy feel of the room. The private courtyard is ideal for a wedding event, while the stylish function room with a capacity of 120 guests, has superior technology facilities. Receptions are generally held at the main Rafters room, which has a capacity to seat up to 248 people.  For bridal party, the stage can be used as a platform. If you prefer outdoor wedding, the peaceful Boardwalk Garden is a romantic setup to tie the knot.

Aston Norwood

With a river, waterfall and other beautiful spots, the Aston Norwood is an elegant 14-acre garden for wedding events. Spring is a special time of the year for a classic wedding at this venue; however the other 3 seasons are also favourable. For catering, there’s a wide range of menus including Buffet, High Tea, Garden Party and Cocktail. With a seating capacity of up to 150 guests, the Gatsby Suite adjoins the outside area with expansive views of farmland, river, ponds and secret gardens.

Some of the key features of the venue include full theatre surround sound system, wet weather venue and Fairytale staircase. If you are looking to host a smaller wedding for not more than 50 guests, the continental style Rimutaka Room is perfect. There is plenty of seating space in the patio area.

Boomrock

With delicious cuisine, local fine wines and stunning vistas, Boomrock is an ideal destination for your wedding. It is just a 30 minute drive from Wellington, and you can also opt for the special helicopter ride for the bride and the bridegroom. Our fantastic venue overlooks the Cook Strait, and there are certain activities such as extreme golf and clay bird shooting. The venue can accommodate up to 130 people in a cocktail setting and 90 seated guests. Along with a 3-course meal, you will be offered canapés with celebratory drinks and champagne on arrival. There are endless menu choices, and the ingredients are sourced from private growers and local markets throughout the country. You can expect to experience impeccable hospitality and service, taking care of all your wedding needs.

Dockside

Dockside is an iconic wedding venue set against the backdrop of a historic waterfront shed with expansive harbor views. The service here is impeccable, the food is delicious and the outlook is stunning. The venue provides both reception and ceremony options with a massive outdoor area that can be customized as per your requirement. If you wish, you can also arrive by boat. The deck area is completely opened up during the summers for a fantastic open-air feel.

It also has a comfortable restaurant upstairs, which includes private balconies and private bar, along with expansive views of the harbour. We also pay attention to special dietary requirements, coupled with an extensive wine list providing you with the best dining experience. The menu is filled with culinary delights, and only fresh ingredients are used to prepare it.

Wellesley Boutique Hotel

If you are looking for a sophisticated venue full of style and character, Wellesley Boutique Hotel is an ideal pick. Its charm and beauty combined with central location makes it an ideal choice for any wedding. The Grand Dining Room can cater up to 200 people in cocktail style and 100 guests in banquet style. The room is elegantly panelled in oak, and there is enough natural lighting through the draped windows, including doors to the balconies.

You are served only the best wine and food, and every little detail is taken care of. The team works closely with the clients to create a package ideally suited to your budget. You can also opt for the luxury accommodation where you and your guests can retire to rooms after the event. It is undeniably one of the finest venues with a beautiful backdrop and an elegant reception area.

Boatshed

With a rich history and heritage, the Boatshed built in 1874 offers spectacular views of the inner harbour and is a premium venue for weddings, private functions and corporate events. It is surrounded by panoramic cityscape and waterfront views with photo taking opportunities in steps leading to lagoon or at the front of historic building. High ceilings and wooden floors make it a perfect area to decorate for the ceremony. Enjoy the ever-changing city lights, as you dance the night away.

The deck in between the Boatshed and Wellington Rowing club can be rented for an outdoor setting. The venue can accommodate 300 guest in a cocktail-style and 200 guests in circular tables. The versatile building offers plenty of natural beauty and elegant space. The team will assist you in preparations by sourcing stylists, bands and florists to make your planning easier. The beverage and catering options are up to you. You will be treated to impeccable service and unforgettable memories to cherish for the coming years.

Irrespective of which venue you choose for the next wedding event, don’t forget to make your plans early, and that also include booking for your wedding transportation in advance too!

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