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The ceremony lawn, extensive gardens and breathtaking mountain views create a magical backdrop for your ceremony. There is a large patio with fish pond lined with weeping maples to enjoy post ceremony drinks and canapes.
Te Mahuru can accommodate weddings up to 110 people
The Manicured gardens are ideal for a picturesque reception, from sit downs dinners, to finger food to dancing the night away. There is also a brand new 12 x 6 meter marquee on site.
Te Mahuru wedding packages include three nights of accommodation for 19 people (night before, night of and the night after) Please view the link below for the room layouts. There is also room for RVs and Caravans on special request
Barry Tobin is an outstanding photographer and is highly recommended.
Please contact Barry on 021 2075674
Dan Walker is an exceptional celebrant who is also fluent in Te Reo . Please contact Dan at the link below
The Walking Fork Catering create fabulous food for canapes, mains and wedding cakes.
Andrea Prince does an exquisite job with all types of hair. Andrea has her own salon three minutes from the retreat with stunning gardens to relax in while you get ready
Call 021 162 3532
Monique at South Pacific Beauty Oasis will come to your or you can visit her salon in town for everything from a flawless face to your pretty toes
Andrea Prince can create magic with her beautiful boutiques and table decorations.
Call 021 162 3532
Please contact Gordon about the use of his mustang to arrive in style on your big day.
Call 027 728 6579
The use of our two beast long spit is included in our wedding packages. Please contact Jason below for hiring him to prepare,cook and present the spit roast and crayfish
For custom made rings please contact Belinda on 021 177 9442
For the wedding party Belinda also offers a free jewelry cleaning service.
For a DJ, speakers, microphones and smoke machine please contact Olly Below
Ensure you are at your absolute happiest and relaxed before your big day book in a massage at South Pacific Beauty Oasis Kaikoura. They can even come to your suite.
Te Mahuru Retreat is Kaikoura’s perfect destination wedding venue. Offering a private, romantic garden setting with stunning mountain views.
With accommodation on site for up to 19 friends and family and additional accommodation nearby, you can relax and enjoy a few days together whilst you celebrate your special day.
Get married in our beautifully manicured garden under the mountains before moving to our 12 x 6 m marquee to eat, laugh and dance the night away.
If you're looking for a relaxed, serene, family experience in a stunning setting then contact Jen now. She’s an expert, she got married here too.
Ceremony and Reception Wedding Package Information
Our Standard full wedding package for up to 90 people includes (additional costs for over 90: up-to 110):
Prices from $9995 (including $4000* of 3 days accommodation for 19 people)
Marquee drapes are available for an additional charge
Ceremony and Cocktail Package Information
Prices from $3995 (including $1400* for one night of accommodation for 19 people) If the weather is not cooperating and the marquee is required there will be a $600 set up fee.
If you have special requests or want something a little different, just get in touch, we are here to help make your day exactly what you dreamed of
Deposits are based on Wedding costs not including accommodation costs.
Accommodation can be paid at check in by room.
* Accommodation may be higher for peak Christmas period
Please understand all Wedding packages include some accommodation. We are unable to book rooms to our regular guest if a wedding is taking place. We would be unable to offer an ideal experience to either group at the same time
20% Deposit to Secure Dates
Next 30% Due 12 weeks out
Remaining 50% due 4 weeks out
$500 Bond due before arrival
Wedding contract and terms and conditions to be signed before 1st deposit is paid.