Looking for a unique West Coast wedding experience?


Looking for a unique West Coast wedding experience?

Congratulations on your engagement, we look forward to being a part of your special day.

Parihoa offers a selection of unique event spaces, amidst the clifftops, rolling hills and rugged 600 acre farmscape.

Request your wedding brochure now to see our pricing.

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March 2022 Wedding Offer

Turn your Parihoa wedding into a lovers retreat.

One night free accommodation at The Cottage and a glass of complimentary champagne on arrival for you and your guests.
Terms and conditions apply.

Memorable Moments

Preferred Suppliers


We have arranged the most frequently asked questions for you. Can’t find the answer you’re looking for? Just head over to our build your experience page when you make a request.

How many people/guests can you accommodate?

The Gallery Max capacity180 Seated, 200 Standing.

The Jewelbox Max Capacity 80 Seated, 120 Standing.

We welcome weddings groups of any size up to our max capacity – contact us for details.

Can our guests bring their motorhome or camp?

Parihoa is strictly no camping. Guests can book The Gatehouse or The Cottage or nearby options for overnight accommodation.

Do you require a Covid Vaccination for guests?

Yes – we require vaccination for all visitors to Parihoa.

Where are you located?

Our address is Constable Road, Muriwai Beach, New Zealand, 0881 – We are around 40 minutes drive from Auckland.

Will you be having any open days for couples and wedding suppliers?

Due to Covid we have temporarily stopped our open days – we can book private site visits. Please do contact us for more information.

When booking a wedding at one of the Parihoa event spaces what's included?

Your chosen event space until midnight the day of your wedding, access to the farm for photos and Prestige Loo hireage.


When can my suppliers set up and when does everything have to be packed up and taken away?

Set up is available from 9am on the day and pack down must be completed by 9am the next day. Anything outside of this can be arranged and quoted accordingly.



The property is secured behind two locked gates - these are on sensors and are able to be accessed remotely.



No liquor is to be sold without a Special Licence granted by the Liquor Licensing Agency. Failure to comply may result in a fine of $20,000 and/or closure of your event.

BYO allowed, therefore only the Host can provide alcohol to the Guests free of charge. At midnight, we ask that all guests have left the property.


Can I have a marquee?

Parihoa does not allow marquees to be erected, unless arranged prior to your event. If you have a specific request please contact us directly.

Is there parking available?

There is limited parking available at The Gallery venue space, we highly recommend organise shuttles or a bus for your guest from a location that best suits you.


Entertainment /AV/Decorations

You are welcome to bring in your own style of entertainment. Particular equipment required for the entertainment would need to be supplied by yourself or the entertainers themselves, keeping in mind time for set up and taking away.


What's not included?

Music (AV included)



Guests can arrive to Parihoa by car, and buses can be catered for. Guests are required to walk from the parking area to the ceremony location. No cars are to be parked elsewhere.



To confirm and secure your booking date, there is a booking fee of $500. This is non refundable and non deductible. A non-refundable, deductible deposit, of 20% of the minimum spend, is required prior to your requested function date. We will send an invoice through to your preferred email address. Any further costs would be discussed with you in person if required. Wedding rates are based on 24 hour hireage and elopements are based on 3 hour hireage.


The very best and safe travel options to Parihoa


Hireage of a 40 seater bus, return from Grey Lynn to Parihoa is roughly $700 + GST from Bayes Coachlines, but please refer to them directly for confirmed pricing.


Helicopter Quote for a three person helicopter from HeleTranz from Mechanics Bay to Parihoa (below). HeliFleet operate from North Shore Airport, they have both operated at Parihoa, and there is clearance to land by the house.

Cost One Way
$1,309.00 Including GST and landing fees

Cost Return
$2,618.00 Including GST and landing fees


Plan ahead with these extras. Simply head over to our build your accommodation experience page to add your extras when you make a request.

Wedding Party Luxury Transport

Mercedes SL Convertible
Be seen in this stylish classic – perfect for the Bride and Groom.


Heritage Defender
Guarantee you arrive at your clifftop ceremony location with this 4WD.


Chapman House
Parihoa's award winning architectural homestead, Chapman House can accommodate up to eight guests.


The Gatehouse
Situated a couple of minutes down the drive, The Gatehouse is perfect for extended family or friends and can accommodate up to ten guests.

Book your wedding experience.

It is extremely important for us to create the perfect destination for your special day.

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Accomodation for you and your guests

We've got the perfect place for your special day.

Chapman House

The Gate House