Intimate Wedding Celebrations at Hastwell & Lightfoot

In the heart of picturesque McLaren Vale, Hastwell & Lightfoot is perfect for intimate wedding celebrations. Seat up to 40 of your closest friends and family for a long-table, sit-down style reception inside in the recently renovated Oak Room; or make the most of our gorgeous wraparound spotted gum deck and lush lawns for an indoor/outdoor cocktail style or seated reception for up to 150 guests. 

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Enjoy the Rustic Charm of this McLaren Vale Wedding Venue

Barn1890 is nestled in the vineyards between the stunning coastline of Silver Sands Beach and the rolling foothills of Willunga. The property consists of 3 acres of stunning natural bush and orchards, there is a sense of being detached from the world, making it the perfect setting for your special day. Once you visit, the rustic aesthetic and beauty of this place will capture your heart and imagination.

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Rustic McLaren Vale Wedding Venue

With sprawling lawn space, a modern-rustic aesthetic, and views of grape vines from across the venue, the Hastwell & Lightfoot cellar door is the perfect romantic backdrop for the wedding of your dreams. You’re welcome to use the caterer or food truck(s) of your choice so your wedding day is the ultimate reflection of you!

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💕 12 Popular Winery Wedding Venues in Adelaide and South Australia

Winery Wedding Venues in South Australia

Adelaide and regional South Australia has some amazing winery wedding venues. From rustic barns to sophisticated function rooms, gourmet meals to BYO caterer or food truck, the options are only limited by your imagination! Enjoy exclusive venue use, stunning photographic opportunities, amazing food and wine, and the luxury of spending your entire wedding day in the one location. Here’s our list of the best winery wedding venues in SA.

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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.

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At Glen Ewin Estate your wedding will be hosted in a breathtaking garden setting, overlooking lakes and surrounded by mature trees and weeping willows. Only 4 minutes beyond the Adelaide suburbs, you will be surprised and delighted to discover such a beautiful Estate so close to the city.

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Overlooking a sea of vineyards and lined with ancient gum trees, Lake Breeze Wines is truly stunning— in fact, it’s regarded by many as one of the most beautiful cellar doors in South Australia. With seven charming rustic-luxe function spaces, your guests will love the magical vibe of Lake Breeze, where you can dance, sip, savour and celebrate your big day in relaxed style.

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Discovering a hidden gem in your own region. The heritage listed stone barn at Barn1890 was built in 1890 and is nestled in the vineyards between the stunning coastline of Silver Sands Beach and the rolling foothills of Willunga. The Barn has a large open space downstairs with beautiful natural light, polished concrete floors, large open fireplace and a mezzanine at either end.

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With multiple locations on site, from the bucolic and character rich cellar door, to the orchard trees and 1949 planted vines, to the rolling lawns in front of the cellar door, McCarthy’s Orchard is a place where you can become fully entwined into the heart of McLaren Vale. McCarthy’s Orchard is the perfect location for your special day offering a variety of options and the ability to host up to around 100 guests.

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Located just 45 minutes south of Adelaide in the heart of picturesque McLaren Vale, the cosy and intimate cellar door at Hastwell & Lightfoot features a variety of curated spaces designed to make one of the most important days of your life truly spectacular.

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Blending the traditional with the contemporary, this superb winery in the Barossa Valley is a scenic garden wedding venue with a clear marquee for all seasons. Lindsay Wine Estate provides an area for your chosen caterer to work from, or food truck to conveniently park for your guests.

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Magpie Springs is an eclectic rustic vineyard property in the heart of the Fleurieu Peninsula, on Willunga Hill. Both ceremony and reception are generally held onsite. Make it as simple or extravagant as you wish, it’s your day.

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Ever fancied your wedding day to be surrounded by breathtaking vineyards in the heart of the Barossa Valley? Saltram Wine Estate in Angaston will promise you a remarkable wedding day from start to finish. This is the perfect venue for both ceremonies and receptions, offering beautiful rose gardens, lush green lawns and a variety of function rooms.

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Nestled amongst the vines with far reaching views to the expansive southern Mount Lofty Ranges lies Ekhidna Wines. Marry with views of the southern Mt Lofty Ranges as your backdrop and continue your wedding celebration in a gorgeous vineyard setting. Their team of chefs will deliver a dining experience you and your guests will never forget. 

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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!

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Built in 1988 and proudly the first winery restaurant in the region, WOODSTOCK Coterie boasts a unique semi-circle design nestled amongst towering century old gum trees and tranquil native gardens, providing a unique and delightful setting for groups of all sizes. 

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Check out the Reception Venue’s page for the complete list of Wedding SA’s wedding reception venue suggestions. Find menus, special offers, package information and more.

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💕 9 Popular Venues for a McLaren Vale Wedding

McLaren Vale Wedding Venues

McLaren Vale has some amazing wedding venues. We’ll help you find the perfect venue to celebrate your wedding ceremony and reception. Here’s our list of the best venues for a McLaren Vale wedding.

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The heritage listed stone barn was built in 1890 and is nestled in the vineyards. Barn1890 has a large open space downstairs with beautiful natural light, polished concrete floors, large open fireplace and a mezzanine at either end. The atmosphere inside is warm and inviting, and draws you in. The barrel room is in addition to the main Barn and perfect for your guests to relax and unwind later in the evening. Stay overnight in the charming cottage to complete a magical wedding weekend.

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Located just 45 minutes south of Adelaide in the heart of picturesque McLaren Vale, the cosy and intimate cellar door at Hastwell & Lightfoot features a variety of curated spaces designed to make one of the most important days of your life truly spectacular. You’re welcome to use the caterer or food truck(s) of your choice so your wedding day is the ultimate reflection of you!

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Hidden among the vineyards and gum trees you’ll find Lake Breeze Wines, a magical and rustic cellar door, restaurant and function centre where you’ll unearth some of the best food, wine and views. With seven charming rustic-luxe function spaces, your guests will love the magical vibe of Lake Breeze, where you can dance under the stars, drink in the panoramic views, and enjoy an unforgettable food and wine experience as you celebrate one of the most special days of your life.

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McCarthy’s Orchard is the perfect location for your special day offering a variety of options and the ability to host up to around 100 guests. With multiple locations on site, from the bucolic and character rich cellar door, to the orchard trees and 1949 planted vines, to the rolling lawns in front of the cellar door, McCarthy’s Orchard is a place where you can become fully entwined into the heart of McLaren Vale.

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Weddings have been held at White Hill Estate as far back as 1877. Today wedding ceremonies are conducted on the rolling lawns, by a spring-fed dam underneath the 170 year old gum trees. The rustic farm Chaff Shed is just one of the old stone buildings where you can celebrate in the authentic atmosphere of a bygone era. 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. Relax and stay onsite in heritage homestead style accommodation for up to 16 guests.

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Nestled amongst the tranquil Shiraz vineyard, Ekhidna Wines is a cellar door and restaurant with stunning views over an iconic McLaren Vale landscape. Marry with views of the southern Mt Lofty Ranges as your backdrop and continue your wedding celebration in a gorgeous vineyard setting. Their team of chefs will deliver a dining experience you and your guests will never forget. Whether you choose to have a seated or cocktail style reception with a feasting table let their experienced team take any stress away so you can enjoy your special day.

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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 McLaren Vale wedding package!

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Imagine a space surrounded by tall, enchanting gum trees, lush and tranquil native gardens teeming with bird life with a view to endless rows of meticulously manicured vines. Woodstock is a natural venue of choice for a tranquil wedding, a once in a lifetime special event.

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Nestled in the McLaren Vale wine region, Manor Estate features beautifully terraced gardens, a grand English manor house, a cellar door, and boutique accommodation. Perfect for a secret garden wedding or an alfresco wedding with croquet and bocce on the lawns. Manor Estate features classic marble floors and distinct colonial architectural, plush fittings, swag and tail curtains and ornate ceilings. It is a premier destination for that special occasion.

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Check out the Reception Venue’s page for the complete list of Wedding SA’s reception venue suggestions. Find menus, special offers, package information and more.

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