I've heard about, visited and worked at some of the best Auckland wedding venues. So, I wanted to take the time and create some free resources for you to check out. So, even if you haven't chatted with me yet to be your wedding photographer, you could most certainly still be in planning your Auckland wedding. Of course, any list of "Best Auckland wedding venues" is going to be 100% subjective to personal tastes. These are my favourite venues. Have a look, and as always, let me know if you have any questions about any of these Auckland wedding venues, or any questions about any other. No matter the distance, I want to be your wedding photographer.
Windrossis located in Cockle Bay. A beautiful villa complete with a veranda, set on a reserve surrounding the property. Cockle Bay beach is directly across the road from Windross. The perfect venue to host your East Auckland wedding. They can accommodate up to 80 wedding guests for a set menu, or up to 29 guests for smaller weddings.
Howick Historical Villageis a historic set of buildings taken from historical Howick, to form a village in Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga. You have the option of just using the grounds for your ceremony and photography, or the option to host an afternoon tea as well in Bell House or you can use suppliers for your reception at Bell House. They can accommodate up to 70 guests.
Fisher House is a versatile indoor/outdoor setting including private function rooms, covered terrace and lawn area. Located in Highbrook in East Tamaki, it is the perfect venue if you are looking for an intimate wedding location. Catering from range of menus is available for up to 150 guests.
Pakuranga Golf Club is a catering and function facility in East Auckland, ideal for large or small weddings. They can cater up to 200 wedding guests.
Waipuna Hotel is located in Panmure, overlooking the lagoon. You can host your ceremony and reception there and also has the added bonus that your guests can stay at the hotel. They can host up to 250 wedding guests.
Montressors is a catering and function facility in Pakuranga, Dufty Bell Lounge has a room capacity of 200 wedding guests and the Montressors Lounge seats 250 wedding guests. They have their own onsite caterers.
Howick Golf Club is a catering and function facility in Musick Point, Bucklands Beach.
The Lounge is a boutique private event and wedding venue in Howick, East Auckland. Catering is done in house.
The Picton Centreis a venue in the main street of Howick, with many different rooms to choose from.
Kauri Bay Boomrock in Clevedon offers panoramic views across the Hauraki Gulf. This venue caters for up to 250 wedding guests.
Nocton Woolshed is designed for events up to 120 wedding guests and provides a great space for special occasions, located in Clevedon. You need to bring in your own caterer, but they do have a list of suppliers.
Auckland Polo Clublocated in Clevedon, the clubhouse can be used for the reception and dance and there is the option for a marquee. You need to bring in your own caterer.
Pepperjacks Restaurant, Bar and Caféis located in Pine Harbour Marina, Beachlands, Great food and the added service of an in-house event planner, will make this an ideal spot for your wedding. 30-60+ wedding guests.
Maraetai Beach Boating Club is built out over the water on Maraetai Beach. The building has two levels with an upstairs open deck that offers superb views. The onsite caterers offer a variety of menus to suit all budgets for up to 120 guests.
Whitford Park Golf Club is a golf clubhouse venue located in Whitford, with catering done by the local café, Whitford Park Café.
Turanga Creek is located in Whitford. Set amongst a beautiful vineyard. The room layout can be customised. This venue caters for up to 130 wedding guests, with the option of adding a marquee.