With gorgeous gardens and gazebo and a fairy tale ballroom, the magnificent Heritage Hanmer Springs has so much to offer, and with onsite accommodation and just a short drive from Christchurch, it's cool and convenient.
What makes Heritage Hanmer Springs the ultimate venue for a destination wedding?
Heritage Hanmer Springs is the perfect venue for a destination wedding. Your guests can enjoy a weekend away while celebrating your special day. We offer a range of onsite ceremony locations, reception venue, stunning onsite photo locations and special accommodation rates for your wedding guests. Centrally located in Hanmer Springs Village, we are within walking distance from the Heritage Forest, Thermal Pools, golf course and a range of adrenaline activities.
What does Heritage Hanmer Springs have to offer in way of wet weather options?
Heritage Hanmer Springs has a fantastic indoor ceremony back up option which is included in our wedding packages. If the wedding reception is to be held in our Ballroom (for under 90 guests), the back-up ceremony option is in Isobel’s Restaurant Alcove, in front of a large window showcasing our gorgeous garden views. If the wedding reception is held in Isobel’s Restaurant (over 90 guests), the back-up ceremony option is in our Ballroom in front of a large window that has a lovely scenic view of Mt Isobel.
Does Heritage Hanmer Springs offer a wedding planner and coordinator to help plan the logistics and styling for the day?
Yes, we have an onsite wedding coordinator who will guide you in planning your special day. We have a range of decorations available to hire onsite and you are more than welcome to supply your own decorations as well. We want to ensure your wedding day at Heritage Hanmer Springs is relaxing, stress-free and a day you or your guests will never forget!
What questions should couples ensure they ask potential wedding venues before booking?
Couples may like to check when the venue closes and music needs to end, when they can get access to the function room to setup decorations and place names and also what the alternative options are in case of bad weather.