The Stables wedding venue is located on fifty acres of land amidst the natural beauty of rolling hills, paddocks and vineyards in Matakana. Just minutes away from the quaint Matakana Village and a short drive to the exquisite white sandy beaches of Omaha, Tawharanui and Pakiri.
A unique wedding venue with a rustic, country charm, The Stables has it all. Share with your family and friends unlimited photo opportunities, outstanding cuisine, local wines and crafted beers, attentive and friendly service; The Stables provides the perfect place to celebrate the start of your journey together.
The Stables is a wonderful summer wedding venue with large glass doors that open onto the courtyard and expansive front lawn, with the natural beauty of the countryside offering a picturesque backdrop for your wedding ceremony. Alternately, The Stables provides a beautiful winter wedding venue with heated floors, warm lighting and grand fireplaces that glow at each end of the dining room creating a comfortable, cozy atmosphere in winter.
There is a charming historic chapel located on the grounds which is available for you to use for your ceremony. Also a horse and carriage is available for you to arrive in style, or offer your guests a ride around the pathways.
The main dining room for reception is large and can accommodate a wedding of up to 150 guests.
Our food is of a very high standard and you will have several choices on how it is served. Our experienced team of chefs in the kitchen prepare food of the finest quality across two restaurants during regular business hours, using the best products including fresh, local produce and giving extra special attention to detail for wedding dishes, so you can be sure you are in good hands.
We are located within the Matakana Country Park and Equestrian Centre just 45 minutes from the Auckland CBD. We also have a city office, located in Parnell. This is a handy part of our service that sets us apart. Once you have decided on the venue you can meet us again in Parnell, should that location be more convenient for you.
Excellent photography is the key to preserving the memories of your special day. Thanks to the following photographers and couples for allowing us to showcase their wedding day.
Clare and Gary- Ivana & Milan Photography
Lucy and Stephen - Amanda Thomas
Lisa and Al - Perspectives Photo & Cinema
Adam and Becky - Chasewild
Jenny and Jono - Chasewild