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The River House Wanaka is Wanaka’s premier destination wedding and events venue. Where lifestyle meets luxury, our exclusive location in a secluded rural setting is just outside of Wanaka and puts us deep in the heart of New Zealand’s best adventure locations. Say “I do” in the mountainous wild country of the South Island. Arrange a getaway to your destination wedding at our quintessential private venue, and let us provide the perfect backdrop for the couple looking for an elopement adventure package.

The venue is also available for many events such as retreats, other milestone celebrations, christenings, big birthdays or anniversaries. With the extra room there is ample space for yoga, presentations, exhibitions and intimate dinners or gatherings. We invite you to the The River House Wanaka to celebrate, gather or connect.

We are family, animal and environmentally friendly. We welcome dogs and all members of the family, young and old. We focus on providing and environmentally efficient venue, we are mindful with waste disposal, reduction and fuel and we reduce use wherever possible.

**Disclaimer Please note because of the open natural water sources all young children must be supervised at all times.

About the package

The River House Wanaka wedding and event packages offer the perfect destination wedding or event for those seeking a luxury with a touch of adventure.

At The River House, we have teamed up with the best wedding vendors and services in Wanaka to help make your wedding day really special. We organise your choice of wedding venue to take advantage of our awesome backdrop. But we also organise the caterers, work with your wedding planners, bring in the stylists, photographers, music, sound and lighting. We can even match you with some very gifted local wedding dress designers. Is your dream wedding photograph on the top of Roy’s Peak? Your helicopter awaits. The result? There is really only one thing left for you to do- secure the date. For more details about how we can make your wedding day the most memorable day of your life, please get in touch.

Wanaka Helicopter Scenic Flights

Work with us on building your custom made bespoke package.

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