Greenhill Lodge is a magnificent venue which is 'Exclusively Yours'. This means that you have the entire lodge to yourselves for your wedding, so that you and your guests can enjoy the unique beauty and luxury of this special place, in total privacy.
The four main wedding packages we offer are described below. However we specialise in tailored and bespoke weddings unique to each couple. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any other requests.
Greenhill Lodge Wedding - Bride's BouquetCreate memories that last a lifetime when you have your wedding photographs taken in the privacy of Greenhill Lodge. The beautifully restored historic homestead, stunning mature gardens and breath-taking views of the Hawke's Bay countryside combined with the excitement of your wedding day and the delight of your bridal party, mean your photographs will capture a magical moment in time. We're happy to recommend local photographers who know the property well and who will ensure you both enjoy the occasion and delight in the results.
Price: $1,500 for the first hour + $250 per extra hour
Add to the fun and glamour of having your bridal party photographs taken at Greenhill by enjoying delicious seasonal canapés and bubbly, served by a member of the Greenhill staff.
Price: $1,500 for the first hour + $250 per extra hour, refreshments from $35 per person (maximum 12 guests).
Hold your wedding ceremony in the delightful pavilion adjacent to the croquet lawn within the lodge grounds. Afterwards your guests can take a leisurely walk through the mature gardens and enjoy bubbly and a range of Greenhill's delicious seasonal canapés whilst the bridal party and family have their photographs taken.
Price: $2,000 for three hours, refreshments from $35 per person (maximum 130 guests).
A wedding reception held at Greenhill Lodge offers all the exclusive luxury and elegant romance you could hope for - whether it's an intimate celebration for up to twelve guests in the Lodge, or a larger event held in a marquee in the stunning Greenhill gardens.
Choose your caterer and other wedding suppliers to create a beautiful and memorable wedding reception to suit your specific tastes and wishes, and we will work with you to create your perfect day.
Alternatively, our wedding reception package includes venue hire with an elegant marquee set for up to 130 guests, catered reception with your choice of canapés, wines and menus, the use of a silver cake-stand and cake knife. Also included is wedding night accommodation in the luxurious MacLean Suite for the bride and groom with breakfast, a bottle of French Champagne and chocolates to be taken on your wedding night, and a secure room to store wedding gifts that are transferred to your bedroom suite.
Peak season -1st September - 31st May - from $3,750 incl GST
Off Peak season - 1st June - 31st August - from $2,750 incl GST
Plus catering from $225 per person
We specialise in exclusive single party bookings so that guests may enjoy the privacy of the whole lodge and gardens at their leisure, for the entirety of your wedding celebration. We can work with you to organise all aspects of your wedding at Greenhill, from accommodation and the pre-celebration pampering to the wedding itself, and even the luncheon with friends and family the day after.
The lodge needs to be booked for the day of the wedding ceremony and we can accommodate a total capacity of 12 guests in the lodge and the cottage combined.
Access to the lodge and grounds can be from 9am on the day of arrival and late checkout can be arranged on the day of departure especially for the bride and groom.
The delightful pavilion adjacent to the croquet lawn is perfect for the ceremony, and the gorgeous lodge grounds offer space to mingle with family and friends over Champagne and canapés before your reception, either in the lodge (for intimate celebrations of up to 12) or an elegant marquee in the Greenhill gardens.
Our capacity is for up to 130 guests catered in a marquee within the grounds of the lodge by the caterer of your choice. We are happy to assist you with recommendations for caterers and other wedding suppliers. See our Wedding Planning page for examples.
The exclusive use venue hire includes;
To learn more about this luxury wedding option, please contact us to discuss and to arrange a viewing. We look forward to hearing from you.