Phone: +64 3 443 0011 | Freephone: 0800 108 311 | Sargood Drive, PO Box 61, Lake Wanaka 9343, New Zealand | Email:

weddings at edgewater wanaka

Celebrate your love in the stunning surrounds of Edgewater.

The backdrop for your marriage ceremony or civil union celebration will be the beautiful Lake Wanaka, thanks to our unique lakeside location with majestic mountain views in the distance. Edgewater is the only hotel and wedding venue located on the shores of Lake Wanaka, boasting the best views in Wanaka.

With its stunning scenery and private, relaxed atmosphere, Edgewater is the perfect choice for that personal, intimate wedding. Make use of our rolling lawns leading to the lake edge - ideal for a garden wedding. Should you need an alternative, our Pavilion can welcome larger numbers of guests. 

Our staff will ensure your day is special and hassle-free with every minor detail taken care of.

wedding ceremony

Your marriage ceremony will take place in our well tended park-like grounds on the shores of Lake Wanaka. After, your guests have shared your special ceremony they can enjoy seasonally selected canapés served on the lakeside patio and lawn area. The Function Room is your alternative venue if the weather is not in your favour.

wedding reception

We are able to cater for 80 guests in size for buffet style or plated in our Pavilion or Function Room.  For larger parties of up to 140, we are able to extend our Pavilion with two marquees for extra table space or space for the band or dance floor.  Our Events Coordinator and Wedding Supervisor take care of everything for you on your special day, so you don't have to worry about a thing. From table cloths to fairy lights - the team at Edgewater do it all for you.

wedding catering and beverages

Our experienced Chef and his team provide catering options to suit, which can be tailored to meet specific requirements, or should you wish, you are welcome to write your own menu.

We have an extensive range of beverage packages and options to suit those on any budget.

guest accommodation

We extend a special wedding guest accommodation rate to all our wedding parties. Please contact our Weddings Coordinator to find out more about your wedding accommodation.

If you choose Edgewater, Lake Wanaka as your wedding venue, we would be delighted to offer a deluxe suite for the bride and groom on your wedding night as our gift, including breakfast the next day. You can check out the types of accommodation available at Edgewater Hotel Wanaka here.

wedding suppliers

Not sure who you should get to do your make-up in Wanaka? Perhaps you need a local florist for your big day?   We've carefully selected the very best suppliers in the Wanaka area.  Find out more details on Wanaka wedding suppliers.

intimate weddings

Looking to have a smaller wedding? Find out more about intimate weddings

wedding pack

Please click below to download our comprehensive wedding pack detailing pricing options.

Wedding Information Pack 2016-17 v2


For further details and to enquire about weddings at Edgewater contact Sarah Searle:  
Ph DDI +64 3 443 0017 
Freephone (NZ only) 0800 108 311 


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