Three acres of gardens, country and Mauao views allow for unique wedding ceremony backdrops and photo opportunities.
Keeping Persimmon Lane as a small, boutique business, where people matter while celebrating all avenues of life celebrations importantly removes the stress for our clients, which ensures the relaxed, wonderful environment we are known for.
This is the ideal option for your boutique wedding.
A Personalized wedding plan for your special day includes exclusive use of the Function Room, balconies and access to the Cottage Bar (fully licensed) and our historic band rotunda set amongst the rose gardens. Time for pack-in and pack-out is included in the full-day and half-day wedding packages.
Exclusive Full Day Wedding Hire includes:
Guests: up to 60 adults
Pack in day: day prior to wedding day up to 4 hours (no alcohol to be consumed) time to be confirmed.
Wedding day: up to 8 hours (bar & venue is resourced till 10pm). includes guest arrival & departure times.
Pack out day: up to 11am the following day or alternative time to be discussed (no alcohol to be consumed or provided).
One-hour wedding rehearsal (please note that no alcohol is to be consumed or provided during this rehearsal).
Site visits by mutual agreement.
Garden ceremony area with an historic gazebo (approx. 1912). An alternative undercover area is available if weather dictates. Ceremony chairs included.
Reception in Function Room. Trestle tables complete with table cloths, vases included in venue hire (ready for your florist’s choice of flowers). Wine & water glasses, water carafes, linen napkins. Comfortable Crossback chairs with cushions. Seating plan available for guests, displayed on easel at entrance to Function Room.
Cake table: select either Oak wine barrel or lace-covered square table to use for display of your wedding cake. Use of ceremonial cake cutting knife and cake stand included.
Registry table complete with table cloth.
Gift table complete with table cloth.
Commercial Kitchen (reheating only, limited use): use by preferred caterers.
Persimmon Lane Cottage Bar (fully licensed): credit card, eftpos & cash facilities available. A selection of quality beers, wines, RTDs & ciders available to choose from, as well as a non-alcoholic range of beverages including low-alcohol wines and low/zero alcohol beers. Pre-select table wines prior to your function or a glass of champagne to greet your guests. BYO Wine Only option available.
Use of portable speaker system: this speaker is ideal for ceremony music in the garden (Bluetooth capable) So hook up compatible devices to it to play personalized playlists. The speaker is popular in the Function Room for guests to dance the night away!
Free well-lit off-street parking: ramp access close to mobility carparks and overnight parking option is available with pickup before midday the following day.
Please Note: Terms & Conditions apply.
Please enquire about a half-day wedding package.
Please contact us on (021) 639-850 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org for a current list of packages & prices.
These services are optional extras and will incur additional charges
- Barista Service – a variety of coffees and specialty teas
(Please Note: We can provide a self-service coffee/tea making station if you would prefer this option instead)
- Non-Alcoholic Punch Bowl
- Juice Carafe
- Cake Decorating Service – subject to availability – we can provide a custom made Persimmon Lane cake for your special celebration (please refer to our Facebook page/Instagram for ideas.)
- Bar Options including BYO Wine
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