Fiordland Lodge

A wedding at Fiordland Lodge is the event of a lifetime

The main lodge is remarkable, offering the finest accommodations and dining in a truly idyllic setting on the edge of Lake Te Anau directly opposite the Fiordland National Park. The romantic nature of the Lodge truly shines at a wedding and the rooms spill over with music, firelight, dancing and flowers.

Fiordland Lodge, the setting is perfect for those who wish to make their wedding memorable and to have photographs that show the guests surrounded by the stunning scenery of acres of untouched nature preservation land.


The Ceremony....the possibilities for ceremony venues are limited only by your imagination and the lodge bridal lawn has spectacular lake and mountain views and acts as a glorious backdrop with the blue lapping waters of Lake Te Anau. This is a magnificent and unique location to exchange vows. Inside the Lodge, the Great Room also has stunning, unobstructed views and can accommodate 100 seated guests. Flanked by huge 30 feet stone fireplaces this is an ideal room for the ceremony and acts as an excellent alternative should the weather be chilly.


The Reception can be a wild, joyous celebration or a quiet one, as you wish. Set in a World Heritage Area, Fiordland Lodge sets the scene for a day to remember; the authentic atmosphere of the lodge, the extraordinary service and the very fine cuisine make it an exceptional occasion.

Photo Opportunities

Photo opportunities in and around Fiordland Lodge are endless. Unique to Fiordland Lodge, Helicopters can land directly in front of the Lodge and within minutes you can be having your wedding photos on snow-capped mountains in an ever-changing scenery of alpine lakes, waterfalls and hanging valleys.

Elopement specialists

Fiordland Lodge has an Elopement Package designed for just two for you to exchange your vows in our natural National Park setting with sweeping views of mountains and lake Te Anau. Every detail will be personally coordinated and our Elopement Package allows you and your fiancé the pleasure of savouring every element of a personalized and private wedding without the stress. Should you have a few more in attendance Petite Weddings are just like eloping, only with a few more of your friends and family in attendance for an amazing weekend. Our luxury Lodge offers a variety of intimate wedding sites that creates a magical moment with just the closest of family and friends. The Lodge is very private and ideal for the couple looking for the ease and stress-free experience of eloping, only with a few more people around to help celebrate.

Contact us today to see how we can make your big day extra special.

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