Stylish Hunter Valley Wedding Venue
Exquisite venues for small and large weddings in the Hunter Valley
Celebrate your love with family and friends in a truly beautiful setting in Wine Country. The Convent offers a spectacular wedding venue set among the picturesque Hunter Valley. Enjoy sweeping views of the Estate and escarpment along with the superbly manicured gardens within the hotel.
With our intimate reception venue we offer the versatility to cater for any style of wedding. With elegant décor, state of the art facilities and seamless service, you are guaranteed to truly unforgettable experience when you choose any of our spectacular onsite wedding venues.
There are many special locations across our Estate to hold your ceremony including the Circa 1876 Gardens, Chapel, Grand Marquee, Willow Tree, Wisteria Garden and Convent Fountain. Eachhas its own unique atmosphere and mood, catering for all wedding visions and styles. All locations include 8 wooden pews and a signing table. With four separate locations to choose from across the Estate, impeccable service and our innate ability to understand your vision, we will work with you to create a unique celebration for a once-in-a-lifetime occasion.
With four separate locations to choose from across the Estate, impeccable service and our innate ability to understand your vision, we will work with you to create a unique celebration for a once-in-a-lifetime occasion. The Convent is the epitome of luxury and perfect for the finest destination wedding in the Hunter Valley.
Nestled amongst picturesque vineyards and filled with limitless whimsical charm and eclectic antiques, the original cottage dates back to 1876. French doors open onto the verandah and the enchanting mop top aisle garden. This venue is relaxed elegance at its best. *Maximum 120 Adults
Restaurant Eighty Eight
Restaurant Eighty Eight is located inside the iconic Peppers Convent. The restaurant name is taken from the lot number of The Convent– and as it is such an auspicious number, it has been melded firmly into the title. Double eights symbolise infinite prosperity and happy relationships – which bodes well for a new restaurant set in the heart of a hotel that is the scene for so many marriage proposals and nuptials! Eighty Eight offers French doors that open up into our Wisteria courtyard. *Maximum 50 Adults.
Elegantly appointed beside established vineyards and adjacent to the historic The Convent, the Grand Marquee provides a unique wedding space for up to 120 guests. The traditionalFrench-designed white marquee allows various seating arrangements and provides for the opening of the side walls to enjoy the region’s beautiful spring and summer evenings. Guests of a wedding held here will be truly romanced by a country sky full of stars, come nightfall. *120 Adults + extensions available at additional fee
Picture perfect for true romantics, The Chapel is ideal for a small intimate gathering. Originally built in 1888, this Welsh Baptist Chapel has been lovingly restored. Although not consecrated it is an ideal setting for private wedding receptions and cocktail functions. *Maximum 40 Adults.