Henley Hotel is the perfect location for a wedding situated in the Waikato country side. With 29 acres of parkland gardens and a variety of event spaces it can cater for smaller intimate weddings and up to 200 for larger wedding parties. Divine food, contemporary spaces and professional staff make Henley Hotel a fantastic wedding venue. It is the perfect place to set the scene for the wedding of the year!
There is nothing we love more at Henley Hotel than a romantic wedding – flowers, dresses, champagne, cakes and everything in between!
Starting with our own simply gorgeous onsite cute-as-a-button wedding chapel nestled on our 29 acres of parkland, lake and meadows makes Henley Hotel a stunning backdrop for wedding photography. Our bright and bold contemporary interiors of the hotel will please the most design-savvy of grooms and brides.
Our food is always divine, seasonal and delicious and on this most important of days, you will find our staff calm, welcoming and professional….maybe a little excited for you too!!
We cater for elopement weddings to bringing along 200 of your closest friends and family…..basically weddings are just our thing!
Whether you are dreaming of a relaxed boho style wedding, perhaps vintage or Gatsby is your theme, or a formal wedding reminiscent of Downton Abbey – Henley Hotel has the venue to suit.
Options abound for a garden ceremony…….imagine cherry blossoms falling as you walk down the aisle in the cherry arbour, perhaps our camelia lined oval lawn or try our peaceful lakeside pavilion…..options abound.
Please contact our event coordinator, who will be happy to provide you with further information and before you know it you will hear those corks popping!
Remember to ask our event coordinator about taking over the whole of Henley Hotel for your big day….absolute privacy, absolutely priceless.
Our venue hire fee secures the chapel or garden for your ceremony and the relevant reception room, just for you. The inclusions listed below are part of the venue hire fee:
Late September: Our gorgeous cherry blossom trees spring to life in a blaze of pink
October – Early November: Our wisteria pergola is festooned in white
November – March: Our rose gardens in bright bloom
April – June: Autumnal colours alight the gardens
July – August: Camellia flowers at their best
The photo opportunities are endless!
Part of the venue hire fee includes event planning for your big day and we aim to take the stress out of planning your wedding.
We cover being there from initial point of contact and answering any questions you may have, to on-going consultations. We do the organisation of food and beverage, liaising with suppliers, and any special requests you may have. Also This also includes the set up and pack down of your wedding.
Our coordinator will be on hand on your big day to oversee the running of your wedding and to provide any help necessary.
Henley Hotel will provide the venue, staff, food and beverages. We will also assist you with any other requirements to ensure the success of your wedding.
It will be at your discretion to source the celebrant, photographer, entertainment, florist, cake and any additional vendors you wish to utilise.
Should you require any assistance with any of these suppliers, please let us know as we have an amazing team of preferred suppliers that we’re happy to recommend. Also we highly recommend creating a wedding check list.
For further information please get in touch to discuss your requirements.
Staying at Henley Hotel is a bit like staying with good friends, good friends with great taste and excited to have you stay. This is a new type of escape: all the character and charm of a boutique-hotel hideaway, served up with heartfelt personal service and an easygoing at-home atmosphere. Trust us, you’ll love it!