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The Best Auckland Ceremony And Reception Venues

If you are holding an Auckland wedding in the near future, then you will be knee-deep in planning mode right now. Choosing the perfect ceremony venue and reception venue will be high on the priority list. To save you the trouble of hunting through a bunch of individual websites, we have compiled a list of our favourite ceremony venues and reception venues. Check them out:

Ceremony Venues - Auckland

Pukekohe Anglican Church

This charming little church is nestled in the semi-rural town of Pukekohe. As an Auckland ceremony venue, it will not disappoint! Built in 1931, the red brick building is surrounded by Parish gardens and chestnut trees - perfect for Spring and Summer weddings. Choose from the church or the Parish lawn for your ceremony venue. Bordered by mature oak trees, holly trees, white roses and decorative planting, you won’t find a more beautiful place to hold your ceremony and reception.

Hotel Debrett

Featuring plenty of photography opportunities, luxurious accommodation and the ability to act as both a ceremony venue and reception venue in one place, there’s no need to travel between various places on such a special day. That allows you more celebration time to be spent with your family and close friends. With a collection of unique function spaces for every kind of celebration, from a small bespoke engagement party and elegant bridal shower to an intimate marriage ceremony or wedding reception, Hotel DeBrett offers private catering from 10 to 60 guests. The perfect elegant Auckland wedding venue!

LaValla Estate

LaValla offers you the opportunity to choose from many beautiful settings to celebrate your vows, a choice of reception areas to suit large or intimate receptions and modern attractive accommodation so you can keep your loved ones close, safe and happy before and after the main event. Whether you are looking for an indoor or outdoor Auckland ceremony venue, LaValla won’t disappoint!


In its 157 year history, Highwic has hosted many weddings in its historic house and grounds. Located in the heart of Newmarket, this is the perfect Auckland ceremony venue! Choose to marry in The Drawing Room, built in the 1880s, or in numerous places in the picturesque grounds. Highwic’s wedding package includes full access to the historic house and grounds, Victorian lawn games including croquet and onsite parking for 40 cars.

Reception Venues - Auckland

Hu’s Art Farm

This peaceful 20-acre rural property 35 minutes from downtown Auckland in Coatesville is a hidden gem with quaint ponds, an island, rolling paddocks and forest backdrops! With chic accommodation onsite, this Auckland venue is the perfect choice for your ceremony, reception, photos and more! With a generous function room that doubles as an art gallery space, you can create your own unique floral masterpiece indoors. Then, utilise the gorgeous indoor bar space which opens out onto a covered seating area through rustic horse stable doors.

Gracehill Vineyard Estate

With unbelievable food and attentive, professional service, you won’t find a better reception venue in Auckland! Gracehill is equipped with pristine gardens, a gorgeous main dining room that seats 130, and an adjoining vineyard room that doubles as a wet weather option. The magic and ambience that is Gracehill are hard to describe so why not check out this amazing venue yourself!

Ramada Resort Reia Taipa Beach

Ramada Resort Reia Taipa Beach in the heart of Doubtless Bay has to be one of the most romantic settings for your dream wedding. You can have your ceremony on the beach, under a beautiful Pohutakawa tree, on the Al Fresco beachfront courtyard, in one of the garden areas, or even poolside in the resort. Regardless of whether you are looking for a ceremony venue or a reception venue, Ramada Resort has it all.

Tabula Rasa Wedding and Event Centre

From the lush, fragrant gardens and sweeping emerald lawns to the spectacular covered gazebo and sparkling waters of the infinity pool, Tabula Rasa’s breathtaking setting is remarkably versatile as a reception venue. It can be adapted to offer multiple zones and spaces to host your ceremony, reception or both. Designed to suit the specific requirements of your Auckland wedding, Tabula Rosa offers you the perfect place for your new beginning.

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