Otehei Bay

Experience the romance and dramatic backdrop of an island destination wedding right here in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand.

Located on the beautiful Urupukapuka Island, Otehei Bay provides a spectacular beachfront setting to say 'I Do'. With a variety of Instagram-worthy backdrops including lush native bush, hilltops offering 360-degree ocean views and peaceful and private beachscapes, Otehei Bay offers it all.

Our team have the skills and experience to bring your dream day to life on this island paradise. Whether you are looking for an intimate vow ceremony or a relaxed family affair to share with all your loved ones - let us help you plan your dream wedding.

Accessed via short ferry (or helicopter) ride from Paihia or Russell we have the facilities and resources for a range of options:

  • Capacity 2 - 200
  • 40 min boat ride from Paihia or Russell (public and private options available)
  • Options for Ceremony only, Ceremony & Reception, Pre/Post wedding celebration
  • Range of spaces for hire (timing restrictions apply at certain times of the year)
  • Fully licensed restaurant & bar onsite
  • Flexible food and beverage options

Please don’t forget to mention that you found us via My Wedding Guide.