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:

Auckland Wedding Ceremony Venues

The Boathouse at The Riverhead

The Boat House is quite simply one of Auckland’s best-kept secrets! Say "I do" under their ancient oak tree on the manicured grass. With a permanent marquee on-site they have the perfect gust-mingling area and wet-weather contingency. There are plenty of beautiful photo opportunities on-site as well to save you going off-site for photos. There’s plenty of room for your wedding reception as well, comfortably seating 140 guests around tortured oak tables under magnificent flower chandeliers.

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.

Auckland Wedding Reception Venues

Hu’s Art Farm

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.

Cordis Hotel

Impress your guests with spectacular settings and state-of-the-art facilities. With many different rooms to choose from, no matter which one you choose, their elegant venues are where you can bring your dream wedding to life.

Maraetai Beach Boating Club

Imagine your waterfront wedding reception – where you and your guests can enjoy stunning sea views over the water from Maraetai Beach to Waiheke and Ponui Islands. Creating beautiful photographs for you to remember your special day. Nowhere else will be as special as this! Built out over the water on Maraetai Beach, this venue provides the most amazing views possible for you and your guests to enjoy.

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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