Rustic weddings are a recent bridal trend in Auckland. A rustic wedding is about embracing nature, farming and the country. So, you need a venue that keeps it natural with organic materials and a relaxed vibe. Are you considering a rustic wedding and searching for a suitable location? Here are eight rustic wedding venues in Auckland.
Flaxmere is a fabulous rustic wedding venue in Auckland close to the famous Bethells Beach. It is located on 5 acres of rural Bethells valley land and is a family business with a homely atmosphere. You’ll enjoy your wedding at this venue.
Options for your rustic wedding include a beachfront and extensive grounds with luxurious amenities provided. Flaxmere House can host weddings of between 20 to 80 guests with onsite accommodation for 20 guests. They also offer in house catering with a fantastic wedding menu.
Located in Clevedon, Auckland, Nocton Woolshed is a rustic wedding with a beautiful rural tranquillity. It provides indoor and outdoor spaces for your wedding and can host up to 120 wedding guests.
Nocton Woolshed offers couples a chance to make their wedding unique and special. Here, you can bring your own caterers, alcohol and even your décor. It is also a very picturesque wedding venue with views of the Clevedon river valley, the Hauraki Gulf and Islands.
A ceremony lawn, wraparound deck, tables, chairs, and massive parking lot are other amenities this venue has to offer.
There is no better location to hold your Auckland rustic wedding than in a vineyard. Turanga Creek Vineyard provides couples with the opportunity for that. It is located just a few minutes from Auckland Central and can host up to 150 guests. You can even increase this number by using marquees.
Turanga Creek Vineyard offers a ceremony space under a wooden arch and trees. It overlooks vines with a Tuscan house backdrop that is mesmerizing. Areas for photography include the vines, a lake, toi toi, and gardens. It also has an indoor plan B that can host up to 130 guests for your wedding in case it rains.
This wedding venue is perfect for a romantic and intimate rustic wedding. It has a maximum of only 45 guests and offers a vineyard atmosphere with luxurious amenities. Vineyard Cottages and Conference Centre, located in Waimauku, offers couples a relaxed and personal service. You’ll love the wraparound decks, gorgeous grounds and the stable door bar.
You can also make use of the seven beautiful cottages at this venue for guest accommodations. A weekend wedding would be perfect here with loved ones enjoying a short vacation while celebrating with you. This wedding venue also offers drop-offs and pickups, making it ideal for couples with out of town guests.
Waterfall Farm Wedding Venue offers couples a chance to say their vows under willows and oaks at a fabulous rustic wedding. It is located in Kaukapakapa and is perfect for a couple on a budget looking for a venue with lots of space.
The ceremony space is a woodland park area with rustic benches shaded by trees. There is also a clear marque with a rustic wooden dance floor for your wedding reception. The fields, on the other hand, provide ample parking space.
At Waterfall Farm Wedding Venue, your hire time starts from the day before until midday on the day after your wedding. It is perfect for a rustic wedding in Auckland.
Howick Historical Village is another fantastic rustic wedding venue for couples on a budget in Auckland. Located in Pakuranga, it offers multiple locations for your celebration, including the village church, Bell House and the garden.
Walk down the aisle at a gorgeous church with wooden pews and hold your reception with loved ones at an equally unforgettable location. You also get complimentary access to the grounds for your wedding photoshoot.
Howick Historical Village also offers incredible wedding packages with a wide range of options. The staff are also accommodating and are ready to assist you every step of the way. It can accommodate up to 70 guests.
Picture your New Zealand rustic wedding at a flower farm; it doesn’t get better than that! Kumeu Flower Farm gives couples a chance to make that wedding dream come true. At Kumeu, you can have your rustic wedding ceremony nestled among roses at the rustic rose farm.
There are also marquees for hire, which you can use for your celebration on the large lawn close to the barn here. Other spaces you can use for your rustic wedding include the greenhouse, and the price for this venue is very pocket friendly.
This breath-taking wedding venue is located at the Great Barrier Island. It is the perfect location for the rustic wedding of your dreams. It hosts between 60 to 100 wedding guests and offers many packages and deals for your wedding.
Tipi and Bobs Waterfront Lodge also has onsite accommodation so you can turn your wedding into a weekend celebration with loved ones. There is an extensive menu and fabulous views of natural hot springs, sandy beaches, and towering Kauris. You’ll love your wedding here surrounded by the Great Barrier Island