Imagine the benefits of your wedding venue offering onsite accommodation? Waipuna is a Christchurch wedding venue that offers beautiful, boutique accommodation, a destination wedding right on your doorstep! Therefore, take the stress out of the lead up to your wedding by staying in our luxury accommodation the night before your wedding!

There’s no denying the morning of your wedding is such a special time! Excitement levels will be high, all your carefully thought out details will be coming together. It’s around this time that nerves can also be peaking too. All those months of planning have come down to this day. So it’s totally understandable to be feeling a little nervy and unsettled.

Wedding accommodation

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Reduce the Stress!
Here’s where Waipuna can help! While we can’t take your nerves away completely, we can definitely help you relax as much as possible and enjoy the preparation time while staying at your wedding venue! For example. don’t spend your morning racing around from one place to the next, worrying about how long it’s going to take you to travel to your venue. Or if you’ll be flustered and rushed when you arrive, if your dress will be wrinkled from the car ride! Choose a wedding venue that offers beautiful onsite accommodation!

wedding make-up

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We Are On Hand Whenever You Need Us!
When you stay at Waipuna for your wedding, our day starts as early as you need us! Our team will be on hand to make the hot drinks (or pour the bubbles, whichever takes your fancy!). We’ll ensure you have a delicious breakfast to start your day off perfectly and work in with your hair and make up timings.

The sprawling ensuite in the Kowhai room is heaven to begin your preparations. The walk-in robe is possibly large enough to comfortably house five wedding dresses! The Kowhai room itself has so much space for your hair stylist and make up artist to ensure you and your crew are all looking your finest.

Kowhai Master bedroom ensuite bathroomKowhai room ensuite

Photo Options Galore!
Your photographer will have lots of space to capture those stunning shots. Hang your wedding dress in the windows for some amazing photos. Line up your group on the terrace for a couple of girly shots before you are in your dresses. Get those candid photos with some of your best people having the best time

Wedding Preparation

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In between all the excitement, we can organise lunch for you to make sure you don’t end up a hungry bride and have enough energy to last the whole day and night. Pop out to the reception area and check out the final touches, take a stroll to the ceremony site and soak up the peace and tranquillity.

Our Exclusive and Ultimate wedding venue packages offer you this idyllic surrounding for your wedding and preparations, check them out now here.