Discover the Top 5 Queenstown Wedding Venues

When it comes to creating your dream wedding, location is key. And nestled in the heart of New Zealand’s South Island, Queenstown stands out as a premier destination for couples seeking the perfect backdrop for their special day. From the majestic mountains to the serene lakeshores, Queenstown offers a plethora of stunning wedding venues that cater to every style and preference. Nearby Wanaka also offers venues that are equally as nice but with less of the hustle and bustle of Queenstown. We’ve had the honour of filming at nearly every Queenstown and Wanaka wedding venue so we’ve developed our list of top 5 best wedding venues for your convenience. Interested in filming at one of these venues? Get in touch and we’ll walk you through all the tips and tricks for planning the best wedding ever.

5 Best Wedding Venues in Queenstown

No other region in New Zealand matches the sheer beauty of Queenstown.

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Stoneridge Estate

Situated amidst rolling vineyards, Stoneridge Estate epitomises luxury and romance. With its elegant gardens, charming chapel, and rustic barn, it offers a range of settings for both ceremony and reception. The panoramic views of Lake Hayes make it a top choice for couples envisioning a fairytale wedding.

Kate + Luke had an unforgettable day at Stoneridge surrounded by vineyards and mountains.

The Winehouse

For wine enthusiasts, The Winehouse in Gibbston Valley is a dream venue. Surrounded by vineyards and mountains, it provides a picturesque setting for weddings. The rustic yet elegant ambiance adds to the charm, making it ideal for couples seeking a vineyard wedding experience.

Natasha + Kristofer rocking The Winehouse with a chic and elegant gathering.

Rippon Hall

Renowned for its stunning vineyard setting overlooking Lake Wanaka, Rippon Hall offers a picturesque backdrop for weddings. The vineyard’s natural beauty, coupled with its commitment to sustainable practices, creates a romantic and environmentally conscious venue for couples seeking a unique and memorable celebration.

Nicole + Brayden get married overlooking the picturesque Lake Wanaka.

Millbrook Resort

Combining historic charm with modern amenities, Millbrook Resort is a versatile venue for weddings of all sizes. Its lush grounds, including a chapel and a grand ballroom, ensure a memorable celebration amidst manicured gardens and stunning landscapes.

Kurt + Eva celebrate in style with a summer wedding in Arrowtown.

Criffel Station

Set against the backdrop of the Southern Alps and the Clutha River, Criffel Station is a sprawling estate that offers a blend of rustic charm and sophistication. With its historic woolshed, scenic outdoor spaces, and mountain views, it provides a versatile and stunning venue for weddings of all sizes.

In conclusion, whether you choose Queenstown or Wanaka for your wedding, these top venues ensure a memorable and magical experience. From vineyard settings to lakeside luxury, these venues cater to every couple’s vision, making your special day truly unforgettable. And what better way to remember your special day than with a cinematic film to capture it all. Get in touch to chat more about how we can tell your story in style.

Keitha + Dann enjoying the sights of Crifell Station.