Marlborough Wedding Venues

Nelson professional wedding photographers, Daron & Christine Graham enjoy capturing those special moments at wedding venues in Blenheim, Marlborough and The Marlborough Sounds.

Drylands Restaurant

Drylands Marlborough Winery for many years has been a choice destination for wine aficionados in the Blenheim & Marlborough region. Located on Hammericks Rd in Rapaura and only a ten minute drive from Blenheim, Drylands restaurant is an ideal wedding venue that overlooks some of the oldest sauvignon Blanc vines in the region.

Dietmar Schnarre is a renowned international restaurateur and has had many years experience specialising in providing a unique wedding experience.

For more information – www.dietmarschnarre.com

 Drylands Restaurant

Wither Hills

Not only do Wither Hills produce award winning wines, they are also one of Marlborough’s most popular wedding venue’s. Wither Hills is located only a few minutes drive from Blenheim, making their location very convenient for guests staying in town.

The outdoor terrace is an ideal setting for an exclusive wedding ceremony with spectacular vista’s across the vineyard. For the wedding reception, fully catered service includes options of tasty canapés and a la carte meals along with a selection of Wither Hills locally grown wines.

For more information – www.witherhills.co.nz

 Wither Hills

Old St Mary’s Convent

Old St Mary’s Convent is an idyllic wedding venue right in the heart of Marlborough’s premier wine country. Situated on Rapaura Road only a short distance from Blenheim, Old St Mary’s Convent provides 60 acres of gardens, vineyard and Olive Groves. The charming Victorian style convent provides luxury accommodation and features antiques and Victorian furnishings.

There are a number of options available for the wedding ceremony including getting married on the beautifully manicured lawn, in the marquee or in St Michael’s church.

For more information – www.convent.co.nz

 Old St Mary's Convent

Marlborough Vintner’s Hotel

Marlborough Vintners Hotel are members of the Heritage Boutique Collection and is the seventh prestigious property to join the Heritage Hotel group in New Zealand.

The bride and groom along with their wedding guests are promised the warmest welcome and a truly relaxing stay in top five star accommodation. Marlborough Vintner’s Hotel is located in Rapaura Road, ten minutes from Blenheim where they provide their very own Executive Chef with reception meals planned to meet personal tastes and individual budgets.

For more information – www.mvh.co.nz

 Marlborough Vintner’s Hotel

The Old Barn Vineyard & Function Centre

Five kilometers south of Blenheim on Malthouse Road in Riverlands, The Old Barn Vineyard & Function Centre is a beautifully renovated barn set amongst 20 acres of stunning Marlborough vineyard.

For the wedding ceremony the couple can choose to recite their wedding vows under an old Oak tree in the vineyard, or in a large marquee. For the wedding reception, guests can dine in the stable room or outside in the courtyard. The Old Barn Vineyard & Function Centre also have a unique outdoor Pizza oven.

For more information – www.theoldbarn.co.nz

 The Old Barn Vineyard & Function Centre

Chateau Marlborough

Chateau Marlborough is conveniently situated on the corner of High and Henry streets in Blenheim and provides quality five star accommodation facilities and services.

The Chateau Marlborough specialises in boutique weddings in the Quench Restaurant and Wine Bar and caters for up to 40 guests. The Chateau Marlborough provides accommodation for the wedding guests and is also a very popular option for the bridal party staying there the night before the wedding and getting ready the following day.

For more information – www.chateaumarlborough.co.nz

 Chateau Marlborough

Hortensia House Garden

Featured in numerous Gardening magazines, Hortensia House provides a peaceful backdrop for an outdoor wedding ceremony. Through the summer months the gardens are lavished with masses of vibrant colours, the garden area is divided by a slow tranquil stream and Victorian styled bridge.

Hortensia House Garden is a wonderful location for stunning wedding photography and is located in O’Dwyers Road near Blenheim. Hortensia House Garden is available to view Thursday, Friday and Saturday or by appointment.

For more information – www.hortensiahouse.com

 Hortensia House Garden

Got It Covered Blenheim

Getting married in Blenheim & Marlborough provides a real opportunity to embrace the gorgeous and unique surroundings. Got It Covered Blenheim offers quality linen, chair covers, gorgeous chairs, decorative hire items and marquees for weddings and conferences.

From the little details or full packages, Got It Covered has everything to create that perfect setting. Their helpful staff have years of experience, as well as a formally trained wedding planner who can meet with couples to assist with planning their day.

For more information – www.gotitcovered.co.nz

 Got It Covered Blenheim

Raetihi Lodge

The Marlborough Sounds is one of New Zealand’s most beautiful locations. Raetihi Lodge is nestled in a secluded bay in Kenepuru Sounds and is a popular wedding destination for couples that want to get way from the hustle and bustle.

Raetihi Lodge offers luxury retreat accommodation for up to 31 guests including rooms with a sea view. For the bride and groom that want to stay at Raetihi Lodge for a few nights while on Honeymoon, there are many activities available with bush walks along the Queen Charlotte track, fishing and Golf.

For more information – www.raetihilodge.co.nz

 Raetihi Lodge

Te Mahai Bay Resort

Te Mahai Bay Resort is located in the Kenepuru sounds and is  about a 45 minute drive from Havelock or approachable by boat. Enclosed by native bush, Te Mahai Bay Resort offers luxurious sea view apartments and waterfront motel units.

For guests staying at Te Mahai Bay Resort there is private access to a lovely pebble beach.The reception marquee is situated on a nearby lawn and provides amazing views of the Kenepuru Sounds. Te Mahia Bay Resort offers a variety of options for stunning wedding photos including a short drive to Mistletoe Bay.

For more information – www.temahai.co.nz

 Te Mahai Bay Resort

The Sounds Retreat

With views overlooking the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound, The Sounds Retreat caters for private intimate weddings for two or for up to 20 guests. What could be more romantic than starting on one of the decks for the wedding ceremony followed by canapés and champagne, whilst being serenaded by a harpist or harmonious string quartet.

For the wedding reception there are a number of options available, including a beach or boat cruise dinner or a 40 minute coach ride to a nearby boutique vineyard restaurant.

For more information – www.thesoundsretreat.co.nz

 The Sounds Retreat

Punga Cove

Punga Cove is set amongst beautiful New Zealand native bush right in the heart of the Marlborough Sounds. Punga Cove wedding venue is the perfect retreat for couples that want to relax and enjoy their special day in style. Weddings at Punga Cove can be booked on a purely exclusive basis with options of the guests arriving a day or so before the wedding to spend time relaxing.

Travelling to Punga Cove is accessible by road, water taxi and helicopter. The friendly staff at Punga Cove are more than happy to assist you with coordinating transport.

For more information – www.pungacove.co.nz

 Punga Cove

Furneaux Lodge

Furneaux Lodge is an exclusive bush retreat, eco resort and wedding venue located along the Queen Charlotte Track at the head of the Endeavour inlet. Furneaux Lodge offers expansive grounds running from virgin native bush to turquoise coloured water and pebble beaches.

Luxury accommodation is available including private waterfront suites with stunning views of the Marlborough Sounds. Furneaux Lodge is only available by boat or air and offers a secluded private wedding destination for couples getting married.

For more information – www.furneaux.co.nz

 Furneaux Lodge

Peppers Portage, Marlborough Sounds

Situated in the heart of the Queen Charlotte Sound about a forty five minute drive from Havelock or by boat, Peppers Portage caters for larger weddings by providing boutique lodges and luxury waterfront accommodation with stunning views across the Marlborough Sounds.

Depending on availability, Peppers Portage may be hired on an exclusive basis for the wedding celebrations including indoor and outdoor ceremony locations. For indulgence, Peppers Portage offers a majestic wedding venue for the bride and groom and a relaxing destination for the wedding guests.

For more information – www.peppers.co.nz

 

 Peppers Portage, Marlborough Sounds

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