Warwick House is an ideal venue for a wide range of functions and high quality events.


The large fully restored ballroom has double level windows with lovely views over Nelson city to the sea beyond. The polished Matai floor, spectacular antique lead lights, baby grand piano, chandeliers and high ceiling create an ambiance and grandeur that is unmatched in the entire region.

The guest library, the veranda, the gardens and the viewing deck create areas for smaller groups to meet and converse in comfortable ambiance.

A large separate area is available for caterers to set up and create their own delicacies for their guests.

Chairs and tables can be provided to form, casual, theatre or table seating.

Grand Ballroom

High Tea in the Grand Ballroom

 Entrance to the Ballroom

View into the Ballroom through the Chinese doors

Nelson High Teas

High Teas – available as special occasions for groups of 15 or more, live classical music on request and freshly baked delights.

Tour Warwick House Nelson

Tours – Daytime tour groups can enjoy a talk on the history and architecture of the building, a tour of the more spectacular rooms as well as tea and coffee in the ballroom to classical music. Minimum 10 persons.