The Boatshed Wedding Venue Review

The Boatshed is a Wellington waterfront wedding venue in the centre of Wellington city, New Zealand. The Boatshed is perched right on the water’s edge overlooking Wellington harbour.

The Boatshed wedding venue has incredible views of Wellington city and sea in every direction

Your wedding guests can soak in the amazing Wellington waterfront views from The Boatsheds wrap around balcony and deck area

The Boatshed wedding venue is a blank canvas so your wedding look the way you want it to

From lush greenery to white elegance, you can style The Boatshed wedding venue to look exactly the way you want it to

The Boatshed is a BYO wedding venue so you can bring your own beverages and there’s no corkage charge!

You can cater your wedding however you like at The Boatshed

Whether you want a fully self catered BYO wedding, a fine dining wedding, a buffet style wedding meal, or a bottomless wedding cake table, you can cater your wedding however you like at The Boatshed.

The Boatshed is a big wedding venue so you can invite all the guests you want

The Boatshed is one of the bigger wedding venues in Wellington, NZ. So if you are having a large wedding then The Boatshed might be the venue you need. You can seat up to 200 people at The Boatshed or you can fit up to 300 people standing.

The Boatshed wedding venue is large and open plan so there is plenty of room for a live band and dance floor

The open plan layout of The Boatshed wedding venue means you can set the space up however you want. There is enough room at The Boatshed for a seated dinner, plus a ceremony space, dancing space, and live band.

At The Boatshed you can party late in to the night with countless accommodation options a stone’s throw away

The Boatshed wedding venue is smack bang in the middle of Wellington city so your wedding guests from out of town can literally walk home to their accommodation at the end of the night

Want to know more?

The Boatshed is a centrally located, fully customisable, large BYO wedding venue so we don’t blame you if you want to know more! So here are a few more pieces of information about the Boatshed wedding venue to help you on your way.

  • Venue hire of The Boatshed ranges from $1,300 to $2,200

  • Not included in The Boatshed venue hire: All furniture, styling, sound, catering, wait staff, set up, and clean-up is to be arranged by couple

  • If you would like to find out more about The Boatshed for your Wellington wedding, you can contact The Boatshed by email on, by phone on 04 801 5090 or 027 262 8743, or through The Boatsheds website here:

  • You are also welcome to pick our brains about The Boatshed as a wedding venue. Just flick us an email on, or through our contact form on our website here:

We really hope you have an amazing wedding day!