Kawau Island Weddings

Nestled among the trees in the grounds of Mansion House Reserve. Maree’s Mansion House Cafe Restaurant can seat up to 100 guests as they listen to the delightful sound of the native birds singing and watch the majestic peacocks cross your path. We can create the island wedding of your dreams, perfectly tailored to your taste, your budget and your needs.

If you wish, we can organise your cake, flowers, celebrant, decorations, photographer, wedding boat, helicopter, DJ, live music or even baby sitters and games for the children.

This is an environment that will offer just that little more comfort welcomed by elderly guests.

Come and enjoy a complimentary guided tour with Kawau Cruises, Departs 10:30 & cruise around Kawau Island. You will be accompanied by one of our friendly wedding co-ordinator who can help answer questions about the most important day of your life, a ceremony in gorgeous gardens of Mansion House Bay.

To make a wedding inquiry visit Kawau Cruises
Phone 09 425 8006 or 0800 111 616


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Kawau Island Experience

Kawau Island Experience available for all your wedding guests transfers and accommodation also available at Kawau Lodge.
Email: Kawau Lodge at
Phone: 09 422 8831
Freephone: 021 951038

Kawau Lodge Honeymoon Package

Two-night minimum stay plus a late checkout $800 includes a breakfast hamper for your enjoyment.   We will personally pick you up from your wedding venue and take you around to Kawau Lodge in North Cove. You will have the upper level area to enjoy, totally private and sheltered with  lovely views out to North Cove.  Kawau Lodge is self contained, so you will need to bring your own food.


The Beach House

Fully catered accommodation

The Beach house offers 11 boutique rooms situated throughout the 5property including the beachfront, courtyard and bush in a quintessential New Zealand setting of native bush, birds and pristine beaches.

Our guests can enjoy Kayaking out onto the sheltered bays, go snorkelling, fishing, bush walk or just simply relax with a good book and unwind.

Our fully licenced restaurant boasts fine dining standard cuisine prepared using ingredients from our garden and local producers. Our chef regularly changes the menu focussing on seasonality.

If you would like to eat at the restaurant as a non-lodging guest you can book for lunch or dinner throughout the year.


We specialise in boutique weddings of up to 60 guests and emphasise on 1personalisation through all aspects of the day.

For your wedding at The Beach House you have exclusive use of the property on the wedding day including the grounds and accommodation for up to 23 guests.

We provide a number of in house catering options including non-stop finger food, three course meal or BBQ.

Kawau Cruises ferry and water taxi service provides transport to and from the island including late night boats for those not staying at the lodge.

We can offer local recommendations for wedding services including celebrant, photographer, hair and makeup.

The beach house is the perfect spot for a conference, birthday party or other special event.

To make an enquiry you can contact us on (09) 422 8850 or