a magical wedding

Say your “I Do’s” against a backdrop of breathtaking ocean views and lush greenery at Orokawa Bay Retreat

Orokawa Bay Retreat is an intimate venue to celebrate and create an unforgettable wedding experience!

It is the perfect destination for small weddings and elopements with incredible outlooks over the ocean, as well as west across the hills to Waihī. The Retreat itself also offers unique spaces such as the incredible entryway into the atrium, to capture beautiful imagery and to enjoy those special moments throughout your day.

For accommodation requirements, there are four rooms off the atrium containing a King or two King single beds, each with an ensuite; offering privacy and peace. The main living area with fire, dining table and kitchen spills onto the outside deck with the stunning ocean outlook. In addition, the outdoor hot tub is just bliss with views all the way to Mount Maunganui.

*When you book the Retreat you have exclusive use of the entire property.

The Retreat caters to all kinds of wedding requirements:

  • Small wedding ceremonies or elopements (maximum guest size - 20)
  • Pre-wedding bridal and groom accommodation and preparation
  • Wedding party family accommodation
  • Wedding pictures or 'First Look' experiences

If required, we can recommend the following local wedding operators:

  • Personal chef ( there is a dedicated Retreat chef who caters for special events)
  • Wedding photographer
  • Wedding celebrant
  • Local florist
  • Make-up & beauty

Wedding pricing

We understand every wedding is unique, and we are happy to customise your experience to suit your special day.

*The costs below are an indication of price. We will provide a full quote when we fully understand your wedding plans.

Ceremony (up to 8 guests) and two nights accommodation for 8 guests - from $3400

Ceremony (up to 20 guests) and two nights accommodation for 8 guests - from $3900

Ceremony only up to 20 guests (available mid-week only) - 6 hours use of property | from $1400

Wedding Pictures or 'First Look' experiences (available mid-week only) - 3 hour use of property | from $900

Wedding accommodation - please check our Rates and Reservations Page

Please call Mike on 021 272 0833 to discuss your wedding plans in more details and what we can offer at Orokawa Bay Retreat

Stunning backdrop with ocean views
Exquisite entry to the Retreat
Groom and bridegrooms ready for the big day
Bride getting prepared
Looking west towards Waihi
Groom getting ready

A lovely house with lovely views and a very comfortable, liveable lounge room. Highly recommend and am so happy that Nature & Nosh Tours brought us here!

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At Orokawa Bay Retreat, we value the land and environment where we are located.
We support the important values of Tiaki New Zealand and are committed to sustainable tourism throughout our business practices.