Wellington Venue Hire | Weddings | Rydges Wellington


Our Rydges Wellington venue hire spaces are perfect for your wedding ceremony, reception and guest accommodation on your big day!

Rydges Wellington offers a wedding venue that can tailor ceremonies, receptions and accommodation to suit all your requirements. We know and understand just how important your Wedding day is, which is why we go to extraordinary lengths to ensure it is memorable.

We offer a dedicated wedding coordinator for hire, who alongside our friendly team will be with you all the way to treat your big day with the attention to detail that it deserves.

Our Grand Space is ideal for wedding receptions, catering up to 230 guests.

Our smaller space caters for up to 40 guests, making for an intimate wedding with close family and friends, this is a stylish and sophisticated option. We also have the option of our newly refurbished Portlander Bar & Grill for contemporary Weddings.

Choose Rydges Wellington as the venue for your wedding day and rest assured you will be in the right hands. Our professional team for hire takes pride in providing an excellent standard of service and the finest food to ensure a beautiful wedding that you and your guests will remember forever.               

Rydges Hotel in Wellington has a wedding planner and team to create exactly what couples have in mind to make their special day perfect from wedding to reception to accommodation. Contact our Wellington wedding venue hire now.


'JUST MARRIED’ – FROM ONLY $129* per person

Our new three-course, all-inclusive package features the following from only $99* per person.


♥ Chef’s selection of canapés & drinks on arrival
♥ Three-course set menu
♥ Tea and coffee
♥ 4 hour beverage package*

*Includes pre-dinner drinks. House white and red wines, sparkling wine for toast, beer, soft drinks and orange juice.


♥ Dedicated wedding coordinator
♥ Room hire
♥ Complimentary menu tasting for bride & groom*
♥ Personalised menus
♥ Sparkling wine for the toast
♥ Service of the wedding cake
♥ Cake table, knife and gift table
♥ Dance floor (unless specialty floor is required)
♥ One night’s accommodation for bride and groom in bridal suite
♥ Complimentary breakfast for the bride and groom
♥ Complimentary parking for the bride and groom
♥ Late check out
♥ Special accommodation rates for guests
♥ Special parking rates for guests (or complimentary where available)

*Menu tasting on confirmation of booking. Additional menu tasting $59 per person.
**Minimum number of 50 guests


Children's meals are available for those age 3-12. Please discuss your requirements with our team


Our wedding team would be delighted to assist should you require help with any finishing touches. We have a list of preferred suppliers we could recommend in any of areas of theming, musicians, hire cars and much more.


If you’re after a cocktail-style event, we can discuss your needs and tailor a special package to suit.

Terms and Conditions

Subject to availability and for new event bookings only made between 1 January 2015 and 31 December 2015 and consumed between 1 January 2015 and 31 December 2016. Offer applies to wedding events only, block out dates may apply and a minimum numbers of guests are required – see each Hotel for required numbers. Offer and inclusions subject to change at the discretion of the providing hotel.

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Room/Space Area Ceiling
Square Metres Banquet Capacity Banquet With Dancefloor Cocktail Capacity
Grand Space n/a 2.8m 325m² 230 n/a 230
Pre-function Space n/a 2.8m 116m² N/A n/a 150
Space 1 n/a 2.8m 59m² 40 n/a 60
Space 2 n/a 2.8m 54m² 40 n/a 50
Space 3 n/a 2.8m 62m² 40 n/a 70