The North Shore offers a fantastic coastal setting without traveling miles away from town. Just a short ferry from downtown Auckland or drive across the Harbour Bridge. Discover beautiful beaches, lush native bush and spectacular views of the Hauraki Gulf. Stay in beautiful historic villas or enjoy unspoiled sea views, just a stones throe away from downtown Auckland, Takapuna or Devonport. Just an hour from the airport up the motorway.
The natural advantages of a warm climate, beautiful beaches and spectacular scenery contribute to the popularity of this area for hosting wedding and receptions, especially wedding photography. It is not uncommon to see 5-6 weddings in Takapuna alone on a summers day. Who can go past an unspoiled view of Rangitoto or the North Shore bays of golden sandy beaches?
A wide variety of accommodation options are available from the five star Spencer on Bryon Hotel to comfortable motels and elegant villas.
Stafford Villa caters for weddings and cocktail parties
The Pumphouse Lake Pupuke is a larger wedding venue
Wilson Home and Gardens is an elegant and historic home with a purpose built wedding garden for ceremonies and stunning grounds. Their private chapel seats up to 100.
Long Bay Restaurant is a completely unique location for your North Shore wedding. It boasts incredible views, award winning food and service.Caters for up to 85 utilizing a covered deck which has an ocean view backdrop. Imagine having your reception her at dusk!
Ceremonies on the North Shore most often take place on the beaches, shore line or in the parks amongst the trees.
Photos coming soon.