Wellington Events | Event Hire | Rydges Wellington


For all Wellington events, Rydges has the perfect venue and service for you. 

Looking for a venue for your upcoming Wellington event — be it a Christmas party, birthday, dinner or special occasion? Look no further than Rydges Wellington - the capital's leading hotel for luxury and excellence.

Centrally located in New Zealand's cool little capital, Rydges Wellington is only a short walk from Parliament, Queens Wharf, Lambton Quay, Courtenay Place, the Train Station, Westpac Stadium and the Cuba Quarter.

Our three function spaces can accommodate up to 40 for a seated dinner or up to 60 for a standing cocktail function. Our executive chef can provide a selection of menus for your consideration, including specialty menus which cater towards specific dietary requirements.

For your larger Wellington events or celebrations, the Grand Space can comfortably accommodate up to 230 delegates in a seated banquet setup. Our team can provide you with everything you need to run the event, and can also recommend theming options to help give your Wellington events the "wow factor".

To request a tailored events package that ticks all the boxes, please contact our team using the online enquiry form or by emailing functions_wellington@rydges.com

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Room/Space Area Ceiling
Square Metres Banquet Capacity Banquet With Dancefloor Cocktail Capacity Classroom Capacity Boardroom Capacity Theatre Capacity U-Shape Capacity
Grand Space n/a 2.8m 325m² 230 n/a 230 120 60 230 50
Pre-function Space n/a 2.8m 116m² N/A n/a 150 N/A N/A 80 N/A
Space 1 n/a 2.8m 59m² 40 n/a 60 29 20 40 22
Space 2 n/a 2.8m 54m² 40 n/a 50 20 20 40 22
Space 3 n/a 2.8m 62m² 40 n/a 70 30 20 50 25