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Alison's Bridal is Nelson’s wedding dress specialist with the largest range of wedding dresses available in the top of the South Island, set in a beautifully appointed luxury boutique at the Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco.

Come and experience a glorious luxury Bridal boutique now located within the enchanting grounds of the Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco resort. The boutique is private and secluded with views of the estuary and the resort’s Village Green.


As an Astra Bridal Authorised Agent, Alison’s Bridal has around 75 world class ready-to-wear designer wedding dresses for you to choose from. Gowns from Maggie Sottero, Sottero and Midgley Couture, Mary's Bridal, Christina Rossi, and Bonny and Essence Bridal are included in our range.

Alison’s Bridal aims to provide you with a dream wedding experience by creating a unique fashion story which reflects your relationship, wedding theme, personality and style using our large and exclusive range of dresses, accessories, fabrics and laces.

Bespoke Wedding Dresses

If by chance your dream dress isn’t among the ready-to-wear range, Alison’s Bridal would be more than happy to work with you to design and make your bespoke wedding dress and accessories.

Accessories, Bridesmaids and Flowergirls

With everything you need to complete your perfect wedding style, you can choose from beautiful shoes by Benjamin Walk, co-ordinate your look with gorgeous jewellery, and feel like a bride with flowing veils and head wear. Our specialised bridal lingerie will also ensure you are well prepared even before your dress adorns you.

We are about to receive a wonderful collection of bridesmaids dresses and we also have some pretty flowergirls dresses to complete your wedding party.


Alison’s Bridal also boasts a fully equipped off site workroom, where all your alterations are completed and your dress is carefully prepared to perfection for your wedding day.

Brides who purchase their dresses elsewhere are welcome to use our expertise alterations service.

You can feel secure leaving your precious wedding attire with Alison’s Bridal for all your alterations needs as we are the most experienced bridal dressmaking service in the Nelson area, aiming for excellence in all your wedding needs.


Please come and browse through our range and chat to Alison during the following times:

10am till midday on Wednesday, 10 till 3.30pm on Thursday and 10 till 4.30 on Friday.

Or contact Alison for a private one and a half hour Bridal Consultation.

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  • Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco
  • 6 Point Rd, Monaco
  • Nelson & Tasman
  • 7011


  • Alison is so lovely she helped me find my perfect dress, she has a lot of dresses in store I highly recommend her to anyone. - Jasmine Stuart

  • Loving how Alison can see my vision and make into reality. I am now so excited after my first fitting. Alison has now made me feel how I think a bride to be should feel........highly recommend. - Amanda Thomas

  • Alison made me feel very comfortable being a pregnant bride. My dress was perfect and Alison helped me have a stress-free day knowing no matter what size I was on the day - my dress would fit. Thanks for such a beautiful dress! - Krissy Wolf