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It’s not a party with out music! So, to celebrate your wedding you’ll need to book entertainment. Maybe something light and classical to amp up the romance during your ceremony, then a DJ or live band for your reception to get the dance floor full. Wedding SA has music and entertainment options for every style of wedding in Adelaide and throughout South Australia. Start planning today! xx
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Planning a wedding in Adelaide or regional South Australia? You’ll need to book wedding cars ASAP. Wedding SA has wedding cars for every style of wedding! Modern cars, class and vintage wedding cars, unique wedding cars, luxury cars and stretch limousines. xx
Attention Lovers! If you’re having trouble planning a romantic night out for Valentine’s Day.. then check out our favourite romantic restaurant’s in and around Adelaide for inspiration! We’ll updating this page as new details come through, so check back regularly!
It’s a time for lovers, Valentine’s Day is around the corner so book today and join us for a 5 course degustation inside Henry’s Table with a complimentary glass of 2008 Piper Heidsieck on arrival. $135/pp with 7pm bookings. Book today!
Sfera’s Park Suites & Convention Centre
Come join us for Valentines’s Day in Paradiso! Choose from two options to suit your ideal evening. Spoil your Valentine with an exquisite 4 course meal on the balcony. Each course will be paired with a delicious wine or cocktail, $120/pp, beer and soft drinks included. Or, enjoy an a delicious 4 course meal by candlelight in Paradiso, $75/pp. Tables are extremely limited. Book now.
Celebrate the most romantic day of the year with fabulous food and incredible views. Friday the 14th of February for dinner at 7.30pm in the Restaurant or 7.00pm in the Cafe. Menus can be adapted to suit dietary needs – just let us know when you book in.
Botanic Gardens Restaurant
Celebrate your love with a beautiful dinner at one of Adelaide’s most romantic restaurants. Let award-winning chef, Paul Baker curate a little love on a plate for you on the most romantic day of the year. Tickets: $130/pp seven course degustation, $100/pp optional matching wine flight. Bookings essential.
The Playford, MGallery by SofitelBonnie Lee Galea will be singing a collection of the best jazz love songs and duets and enjoy a special Valentine’s day menu.
Fringe 2020 and Pip Magic Presents to you ‘Extraordinary friends of Hotel Richmond’, a dynamic and unprecedented illusion experience. We are offering you the chance on opening night to join us for dinner and a show. $115/pp for 5 course dinner, glass of sparkling on arrival, and a ticket to see the show following dinner.
The River Cafè Adelaide
Be our guest this Valentine’s day at the River Cafe, with a shared dining experience at $95/pp, and drink specials all night, you and your Valentine will have a romantic night to remember. Can you picture it now…? Candlelit tables, scrumptious food, beautiful wines and the best view on the Torrens.
Red OchreTime to treat your Valentine! Bring your sweetheart to Red Ochre Barrel + Grill for a romantic evening. $95/pp food only.
St Francis Winery ResortTreat you and your significant other to a romantic getaway at St Francis Winery this Valentine’s Day. For just $249 enjoy a night in a Svana Spa Suite, 3 course set menu for 2, bottle of house wine and breakfast for 2. Bookings essential.
Stamford Plaza Adelaide
Spoil your valentine with a delicious four-course dinner at La Boca. Indulge in a decadent menu featuring delicious seafood and succulent meat dishes, dessert perfect for your sweet tooth and a glass of sparkling wine on arrival. Two sittings available – 6- 8pm or 8.30 pm – late. $70/pp [+ booking fee].
Stamford Grand Adelaide
Be swept away this Valentine’s Day with panoramic ocean front views, as you enjoy a romantic 3-course dinner menu, featuring sharing entrée and dessert with your choice of main. Your evening will begin with a glass of Mumm Champagne on arrival and end with a breathtaking Glenelg sunset over the horizon. Starting at $89.83/pp.
Enjoy a romantic evening at Coal Cellar + Grill with a 3-course dinner. Shared Entrée Board + Choice Main + Shared Dessert for $69 per person. Make the most of your Valentine’s evening and stay the night at Hilton Adelaide!
Celebrate the most romantic day of the year at Adelaide’s most romantic venue! Music on the lawn from 5:30pm till 10:30pm.
Keep the romance alive and share a five course feast for the senses at The Lane Vineyard this Valentine’s Day. Our hatted restaurant team are lovingly preparing a menu and experience designed to share with your loved one. Enjoy a complimentary sparkling on arrival then relax and be swept away by the views, flowing wine and conversation. Bookings are open for both lunch and dinner.
Glen Ewin EstateJoin us at Glen Ewin Estate this Valentine’s day to celebrate all things LOVE! Choose between a picnic hamper for two, or dine in the old Pulpshed with a three course meal curated by our head chef.
Treat a loved one to a waterfront dinner at Portobello Restaurant this Valentine’s Day Friday 14th February. Choose from a special set 2 course for $49/pp or 3 course menu at $59/pp). Dinner set sitting times 5:30pm, 7pm or 8:45pm. Be quick – bookings highly recommended.
Port Lincoln Hotel
Spoil the one you love with dinner this Valentine’s Day. We have a delicious Valentine’s Day degustation available. Bookings essential.
Whether you’re planning a casual beach side wedding, or a modern industrial style, or elegant ballroom, or winery wedding setting or something in between. Wedding SA can help you find your perfect wedding venue in Adelaide and surrounds. In no particular order, here are Wedding SA’s top 50 Wedding Venues in and around Adelaide.
Set in the beautiful valley township of Clarendon, Silvestri’s is a blend of contemporary design and heritage features. The property’s entrance is framed with stately wrought iron gates lending the restaurant building and its manicured gardens the presence of an exclusive private estate. Silvestri’s is boutique venue for stylish wedding receptions and garden ceremonies just 30 minutes south-east of the CBD.
The Windy Point Restaurant and Cafe is situated just 15 minutes from the heart of the city. Visitors enjoy breathtaking views from the Gulf of St Vincent to the Adelaide Hills through full-length 180 degree windows in both areas. Their philosophy is not to offer the view alone but to complement it with exemplary food and service.
Situated in the middle of the beautiful Botanic Gardens of Adelaide, the Botanic Gardens Restaurant offers spectacular views of the gardens and pond within a tranquil setting. It is the perfect location for your wedding reception. Experience the beautiful charm with a tailored cocktail party, formal dinner or our expert styled food and wine matched degustation menu that will be remembered forever in a truly unique venue.
The all new Sferas offers 4 uniquely different newly renovated function and event ballrooms catering from 30-400 people for a wedding reception that will live long as one of the happiest memories of your life. All function rooms are elegantly appointed and each lends itself to creating the wedding theme you may just be looking for from vintage and rustic, to modern and glamourous.
Festival Function Centre is Adelaide’s largest private function venue which can accommodate from 10 to 1500 guests. Festival Function Centre provides that exceptional mixture of a warm, friendly atmosphere and sophisticated luxury, at a surprisingly affordable cost. With our talented chefs and extensive international cuisine and fine wines the Festival Function Centre can cater for all requirements, whether it is a small intimate gathering or large formal wedding receptions.
Weddings have been held at White Hill Estate as far back as 1877. These days ceremonies are conducted on the rolling lawns, by our spring-fed dam underneath the 170 year old gum trees. The Chaff Shed can seat up to 80 guests comfortably and hosts larger groups for cocktail-style events as guests can spill out onto the sweeping lawn and garden areas.
Next Gen is the perfect venue to celebrate your wedding reception. Centrally located in Adelaide with picturesque view overlooking the River Torrens and Parklands, their impressive banquet rooms can be transformed to suit your individual requirements. At Next Gen their aim is to give you peace of mind on your special day and to ensure your wedding day is magical, memorable and all you’ve imagined.
Port Lincoln Hotel offers panoramic ocean views, an abundance of natural light, and the energy and quality of a city establishment. Seating up to 220 for banquet style reception or 300 for cocktail reception, their function rooms offer breathtaking views of Boston Bay. They have detailed wedding packages to suit every wedding whether it is a small intimate wedding or a large extravagant celebration, they can take care of everything.
Opened in 2010, Sanctuary Adelaide Zoo is a unique and contemporary wedding venue located on the first floor of the new Adelaide Zoo entrance, with magnificent views across the beautiful Adelaide parklands and the Zoological gardens. With the picturesque Botanic Gardens at your door step, Sanctuary Adelaide Zoo offers you the complete package for ceremony, photography and an outstanding dining experience.
Partridge House is the perfect venue for your wedding ceremony and reception. This beautiful vintage house is most suitable for both an outside garden ceremony and an elegant reception in the house to follow. The colourful gardens surround the lawns and there are many tall trees over 100 years old that offer shade for the bridal party and guests.
Our award winning indoor and outdoor function areas at the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia are complete with panoramic marina views to guarantee you and your guests a truly memorable experience. They understand that every function is a truly unique event and are more than happy to tailor a package specifically for you.
The Playford, MGallery by Sofitel is a boutique hotel located on the prestigious North Terrace. Offering an opulent blend of classic style and contemporary luxury, their private function rooms offer the perfect setting for your dream wedding. Follow the sweeping grand staircase to our Ballroom, bathed in natural light with hand-crafted chandeliers, gold leafed walls and floor to ceiling windows leading to balcony access. Their banquets team specialize in providing restaurant quality food and service.
Dimples Restaurant and Functions Centre at the Tea Tree Gully Golf Club is the ideal venue for your special day. They offer wedding ceremonies on the golf course with spectacular views that create a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere. Reception packages can be tailored to your needs and include cocktail packages, sit down menu packages, honeymoon night accommodation, limousine transfer to your hotel, wedding cake, chair covers and sashes, centrepieces, cake table, present table, wishing well, and much more!
The isolated oasis that is Glenelg Golf Club hosts breathtaking views and modern facilities that make Glenelg Golf Club the ideal setting for your wedding ceremony and/or wedding reception, all only 15 minutes from the CBD. Their stunning dining room exudes a wonderful balance of modern style and traditional elegance, with a sense of class and contemporary sophistication appealing to all tastes and styles, catering for up to 180 guests seated, or 300 standing.
The multi award-winning Adelaide Hills Convention Centre, conveniently located 20 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD, is the idyllic setting to host every aspect of your special day. Sitting atop 32 acres of manicured grounds, showcasing uninterrupted views of the Mount Lofty Ranges, the state-of-the-art Adelaide Hills Convention Centre has the class and capacity to host your entire wedding in one convenient location.
Situated conveniently in the heart of world famous Hahndorf in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, The Old Mill has combined the style and ambience of past eras yet provides guests with state of the art function rooms designed to suit your special requirements. Wedding receptions at the Hahndorf Old Mill are a promise of excellence.
Stangate House is a National Trust property in the Adelaide Hills, nestled in the village of Aldgate. The 1.6 hectare property features enticing and romantic gardens which literally takes your breath away. You have the unique opportunity to have exclusive use of the entire property.
Surrounding the Adelaide Pavilion, Veale Gardens features a lush mixture of evergreen and deciduous trees, a sunken rose garden, works of art, water features and a number of walks. Adelaide Pavilion is the ideal location, offering two function rooms, The Terrace, and Parkview Rooms, catering from 30 to 220 guests, both spaces with floor to ceiling panoramic windows, natural lighting, spectacular surroundings and immaculate food and service. This multi award-winning venue is able to host and cater for corporate events, social events and wedding receptions.
Set amongst the magnificent heritage listed oak trees, the Wallis Auchendarroch House and Tavern offers an ideal venue for any occasion. Their award winning gardens provide a beautiful setting for your wedding ceremony whilst Auchendarroch House creates a magnificent background. Catering for small intimate weddings and receptions in one of the smaller rooms to larger gatherings in the stunning Robert Charles Room. This unique and beautiful venue will ensure your photographs capture the moment for everlasting memories.
St Francis Winery is located in the historic town of Old Reynella, just 30 minutes from the CBD and 20 minutes from the famous wine region of McLaren Vale. The resort is situated on 5 acres of picturesque gardens, ideal for garden ceremonies which create endless photo opportunities for photographers. Specialising in weddings, St Francis Winery has an experienced functions team that will ensure your day is magical and catered for with the utmost attention to detail. All of our wedding packages can be tailored to suit your individual requirements. Every wedding is specially catered for in our historic 1852 winery building, offering 4 reception room to choose from. We also have 3.5 star accommodation with 41 suites.
Celebrate the region and season with our superb menus offering a variety of dining experiences from one of South Australia’s most famous restaurants. Maximilian Pavilion is only 10 minutes from the Toll Gate but seemingly a world away, be enchanted by the elegant warmth and contemporary ambience. Delight in the sweeping country views over the lawn and lake from the Pavilion, an extension of the original homestead surrounded by vineyards.
Set amongst a tranquil lake, open green lawns and 200 year old gum trees, Serafino is the perfect place to stay, relax, celebrate and indulge. With breathtaking surroundings, a choice of 2 impressing reception rooms, boutique onsite accommodation, friendly staff and great food and wine Serafino offers the total package!
Krystal Functions can provide all you need for a sensational and unforgettable wedding. Their function room is beautifully decorated with an elegant chandelier hanging gracefully over a parquetry dance floor. There is well-appointed lighting and audio-visual amenities in house. This versatile space caters for 50 guests or spaciously hosts up 800. Enjoy a generous dance floor and stage area for your speeches. In addition to all the great amenities there is ample parking for full capacities.
Functions @ Sea Rescue is the perfect venue for your weddings. They don’t have their own chefs so you can personally cater to your own budget and style. Located in West Beach, where some of the most beautiful sunsets in the world can be seen. With with indoor and outdoor areas, fantastic sea views and plenty of free parking, Functions @ Sea Rescue has everything needed to make your wedding celebration a success.
From the award-wining food and wine to the gorgeous waterfront setting, you truly can’t go wrong by choosing Portobello. Comfortably catering for up to 200 guests cocktail style or up to 70 guests with a sit-down dinner with menu and beverage options to suit every taste, preference and budget.
Award winning Blues is renowned for its fine dining, extensive wine list, friendly atmosphere and stunning setting amongst the ever popular Beach Huts complex. Head Chef/Owner Kevin Tonglee’s 20 years experience in fine dining restaurants is evident with the quality and presentation of the contemporary Australian cuisine which utilises the best fresh local produce. Located at Middleton on the Fleurieu Peninsula between Goolwa and Pt Elliot, Blues is just a short hour’s drive from Adelaide.
The Lane Vineyard offers you a relaxed, sophisticated and intimate wedding experience like no other. They offer the entire wedding experience at the one venue. After exchanging vows at one of the stunning locations on the estate, your guests will enjoy pre-dinner drinks and canapes on the lawn, followed by your reception in our contemporary dining room.
Adelaide’s premier waterfront restaurant location where you have a choice of two fantastic venues and two very distinct styles of cuisine. River Cafe specialises in modern Italian cuisine. Strong, robust flavours and rustic charm flow through each and every dish. A stunning mosaic landing brings new meaning to absolute waterfront dining. The Red Ochre Restaurant is internationally recognised as the definitive leader in contemporary Australian cuisine.
Beach Road Wines cellar door and restaurant is located in the heart of the McLaren Vale wine region, with picturesque views overlooking the township and surrounding vineyards is the perfect choice for your wedding. Only minutes’ drive from the township of McLaren Vale in South Australia and approximately 45 minutes’ drive from Adelaide, with plenty of onsite parking, Beach Road Wines features four spacious function areas catering for groups of up to 150 people. Every wedding is uniquely designed to suit your requirements, whether it’s a small intimate day or a grand event.
The Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron is a stunning marina location with a historic clubhouse from the 1920’s. Their newly renovated function room feature a thoroughly modern, contemporary and sophisticated interior designed for a wedding to be remembered. Their wedding ceremony location has stunning views of the marina, on the picturesque grounds under the huge Norfolk Pine.
Set along the stunning mid coast line, the Port Noarlunga Surf Life Saving Club boasts uninterrupted ocean views from their function centre. Enjoy the open air balcony, perfect for a post ceremony champagne then move inside to a seated reception or a cocktail party. Floor to ceiling windows and the luxury of breathtaking sunsets throughout will be sure to wow your guests. They offer flexible meal options catering to every request and desire from 40 – 200 guests.
Romance is in the air from the moment you enter The Grand Ballroom. The mood of intimacy and elegance is created through the plush fabric finishes and romantic fairy lighting. The Grand Ballroom source only the highest quality of food and produce to ensure the finest food is delivered to the plate every time. By tailoring your menus they can make sure that you get the best price possible without compromising on either the quality of food or service.
Venture into the 54 hectare property, over the bridge and through gum-tree studded countryside to find your own private wedding retreat at Old Woodhouse Manor – the Crown Jewel of Piccadilly. This two story, heritage listed mansion is yours for 48 hours and is destined to provide the perfect backdrop or venue for a very special and unique ceremony.
Weddings at Hilton Adelaide are a marriage of dedicated service, exquisite menus, beautiful venues and our commitment to taking care of every aspect of your big day. Create a night to remember with an intimate dinner overlooking Victoria Square from one of our Balcony Rooms, or a sumptuous and grand reception in South Australia’s only pillar-free Grand Ballroom.
Stamford Plaza Adelaide is superbly situated in the heart of the city on Adelaide’s picturesque North Terrace. Stamford Plaza Adelaide offers you a choice of several function rooms, suitable for 20 – 220 guests, each with unique attributes to suit any style of reception. The combination of panoramic views of the city and parklands together with excellent facilities, makes Stamford Plaza Adelaide the perfect venue for your special day.
The Mawson Lakes Hotel and Function Centre is a modern and versatile venue, and they pride ourselves on creating a unique wedding experience for every couple. This venue can be utilised for both ceremony and reception. Which is perfect for couples who want everything in the one place. The hotel features 132 spacious accommodation rooms, contemporary styled apartments and deluxe suites perfect for yourself and your guests.
The romance of the sea, sweeping views from the balcony and the charm and elegance of the Grand Ballroom provide the most magnificent Adelaide wedding venue that South Australia offers – Stamford Grand Adelaide. Our smaller function rooms, the Moseley and Colley Rooms are perfect for a more intimate reception, both at one of the best wedding locations in Adelaide.
The Manor Basket Range offers a unique and breath-taking country estate featuring a historic stone walled castle, rambling gardens and water features and an onsite petite chapel. Enjoy the ease of holding your ceremony and reception in the one location along with use of a stunning bridal dressing room to prepare on the day and onsite accommodation to make an even more relaxing and indulgent weekend escape. The Manor Basket Range offers rustic style weddings in The Adelaide Hills, a unique and tailored approach makes this one of the Adelaide Hills most unique wedding venues.
From the moment you and your guests arrive at Thaxted Park Golf Club you will know you are somewhere special. Their experienced wedding team is passionate about making your romantic dream a reality. The dining room can cater for up to 140 guests for a sit down wedding or up to 180 guests for a cocktail celebration. Whatever you desire, wedding celebrations of any style are effortlessly accommodated.
Create lifelong memories with a dream wedding at the picturesque Carrick Hill. Celebrate your special day surrounded by the grandeur and elegance of Carrick Hill House and its picturesque, tranquil gardens and grounds. Situated just 15 minutes from the CBD, they can host your wedding day for 20 to 200 guests. Exclusive onsite catering is provided by Blanco Catering, a multi-award winning South Australian hospitality and event specialists. Be comforted knowing that menus and dishes will be absolutely delicious and service impeccable.
Home to Adelaide’s most sophisticated and versatile facilities, the Adelaide Convention Centre offers a range of stylish spaces in which to celebrate your special day. Choose between the grandeur of the Halls, the charm of the Riverbank Rooms and their spacious foyers, or the exclusivity of the Gilbert Suite and spectacular Panorama Ballroom, both of which provide unmatched views of the riverbank.
Set in the tranquil Eastern Suburbs of Adelaide, Beaumont House and garden forms the ideal setting for weddings and other special functions. Beaumont House garden boasts sweeping lawns and shady trees, a perfect setting for your outdoor wedding ceremony and informal reception. The Elizabeth Simpson Drawing Room can be used for indoor wedding receptions, informal gatherings, and as a bridal dressing room. French doors lead to the verandah and the steps down to the lawns. The house and garden are both available for exclusive hire.
The beachfront Oceanique at the Adelaide Sailing Club offers panoramic coastal views, unique photo opportunities, and a relaxed atmosphere for both your wedding reception and ceremony. The Regatta Room has views of the unparalleled coastline and access to the southern side balcony where your guests can enjoy pre dinner drinks. The Regatta Room can hold a minimum of 50 guests to a maximum of 250 guests for a cocktail reception.
Built in 1864 by Matthew Rankine, whose father William Rankine settled Strathalbyn, Woodburn Homestead has been sympathetically restored from the Belvidere attic to the stone cellar. Woodburn is an all-inclusive destination for weddings with event management by the multi-award winning nationally recognised caterer and planner Cindy Westphalen.
The Cafe Alere and Function Centre provides a uniquely adaptable space, suitable for weddings and other large formal events. Hosting up to 150 guests for a seated meal and up to 250 cocktail. The option of increased floor space within pre-function area, provides a cocktail setting allowing guests to enjoy the stunning views across Flinders’ picturesque campus and Adelaide’s coastline.
At Sala Rossini Function Centre at the Marche Club, it’s more than just the food! Cathy, the manager, will go out of her way to provide a friendly, personalised service, and to make your wedding reception a memorable one. Offering a spacious venue, with friendly and personalised service. Catering can provide menus ranging from finger foods, cold lunches or a full dining experience.
Adelaide and regional South Australia have some amazing wedding venues! No matter what style or wedding you’re planning, big or small, extravagant or simple, winery or function centre, there is something for everyone. Here’s our list of Adelaide’s most popular wedding venues. xx
If you’re planning a wedding in Adelaide or regional South Australia then you’ll need a marriage celebrant! Whether your ceremony will be formal or casual it’s important that you connect well with your wedding celebrant. We’ve complied a list of Adelaide’s most popular marriage celebrants. Have a browse and see who you can relate to. Best wishes for a fabulous wedding ceremony! xx
Planning a wedding in Adelaide or regional South Australia? You’ll want a fantastic wedding photographer to capture all the details of your day. The little touches, the love, the hidden moments. There is a photographer for every style of wedding! Here’s our list of Adelaide’s best wedding photographers. xx