the Lookout Lodge
Weddings, Functions & Accommodation
Wanaka, New Zealand

photo by Inshot Studio

Whether you are hosting an intimate gathering or celebration, a dream wedding, a small corporate function, or simply a family holiday, The Lookout Lodge, Wanaka, is the perfect event venue for all seasons. Add to that the convenience of beautiful on-site lodge and cabin accommodation for a full function package. 

Premier Wedding Venue

The Lookout Lodge, Wanaka, with its magnificent setting, manicured gardens and fantastic facilities, make an absolutely stunning venue for weddings in the Wanaka region.

The grand dining room can seat 108 guests and there is accommodation for 18 guests on site. The Lookout Lodge has a professional kitchen for catering, a stunning back drop for the wedding ceremony and a festive wedding marquee. The Lookout is just 10 minutes drive from Wanaka.

Confetti for the newlyweds - photo by Alpine Image Co.

Amazing Event Venue

This private location and unique alpine setting makes The Lookout Lodge ideal for any type of function. This includes weddings, birthday celebrations, retreats, conferences, funerals and private family gatherings.

Seven guestrooms, a commercial kitchen, large tables for dining and spacious green lawns and patios allows for an intimate self catered conference for 15 or a fully catered event for 108 people.

Evening event with marquee and pergola

Unique Lodge & Cabin Accommodation

This unique accommodation offers individuals, families and groups a peaceful and refreshing change to standard Wanaka accommodation. Guests will find themselves enjoying spacious rooms with stunning views from every window, sweeping lawns and native gardens and fantastic lodge amenities.

These amenities include a superb kitchen and BBQ for self catering, oversized dining tables for dining-inside or out, a garden marquee and plenty activities for families.

In addition, just a short stroll from the lodge and tucked away in the kanuka trees, are two private cabins. Each cabin has its own deck and hot tub with stunning views of the mountains.


The Lookout Lodge is the most incredible venue. We held our entire wedding here. It was such a beautiful spot for both a ceremony & reception. Nancy was a delight to deal with. She was so attentive to my emails and offering lots of advice and suggestions throughout the planning which was most helpful. It was so easy to use the Lodge as our wedding venue and that view is absolutely amazing!

Sammy Gray