The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty

(16 reviews)
The Summit Function Centre, Mount Lofty Summit Road, Crafers, South Australia
Business Hours
9am to 5pm Monday and Thursday
9am to Late Friday & Saturday
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The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty is a stunning hilltop wedding venue just 20-minutes from Adelaide CBD. It boasts breathtaking views, exquisite floor-to-ceiling glass, a striking white obelisk, modern Australian cuisine, and a spacious, sunlit plaza. With Tony O’Donnell’s 30+ years in the service industry, comprehensive menu packages, and endless photo opportunities, you can’t go wrong.

If you’re looking for a magical wedding destination 710 meters above sea level, you’ll love The Summit Function Centre Mt Lofty sitting on top of the Adelaide Hills with the best view of Adelaide. With gorgeous indoor and outdoor wedding settings, awe-inspiring sunsets over the city, beaches and plains of Adelaide, and twinkling city lights, you and your guests won’t want to leave. 

The stunning floor-to-ceiling windows, unique obelisk, and The Summit, Mt Lofty itself, offer picture-perfect photo opportunities. The fresh, local produce enhance The Summit’s Mt Lofty creative, contemporary Australian cuisines. The extensive outdoor plaza is perfect for a delightful outdoor ceremony, cocktail hour, or stargazing with your loved ones. And let’s not forget about the stylish, elegant dining space.

“The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty was a fantastic choice for our wedding reception. Nothing was too much hassle for the team. On the night, the room was gorgeous, the settings were perfect, and of course, the view was incredible. The service was impeccable, the food was even better than we had hoped for. A number of friends complimented us on the wine list. I can’t thank summit enough for everything they did.” — Rachel N. 


What you’ll love about your wedding at The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty Adelaide:  

  • Beautiful wedding settings. The Summit Function Centre Mt Lofty boasts several stunning indoor and outdoor wedding settings for you to choose from. The expansive sunkissed plaza atop The Summit is ideal for a picture-perfect ceremony overlooking the coast and city. The striking white obelisk is also an intriguing and elegant backdrop for you to exchange your vows. The elegant indoor dining space is perfect for a formal sit down dinner, or you may prefer a stylish cocktail party underneath the stars. Whatever your vision, The Summit can accommodate.
  • Delicious contemporary menus. If mouthwatering menus are at the top of your list, you’ll adore what this innovative venue has to offer. Sourcing quality local regional produce, The Summit Function Centre Mt Lofty offer couples, and their guests a delicious modern Australian cuisine they won’t be able to forget.
  • Endless stunning photo opportunities. The Summit Function Centre Mt Lofty is an undeniably gorgeous Adelaide Hills wedding venue offering endless photo opportunities for you and your guests. With honey sunsets, glittery night skies, a spacious outdoor plaza, a striking obelisk, and floor-to-ceiling glass, your wedding photos will be unique, elegant, and of course, incredibly romantic!


What The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty Adelaide weddings are like:

  • Breathtaking hilltop wedding venue
  • Gorgeous indoor and outdoor wedding settings
  • Awe-inspiring city, park, and ocean views
  • Delicious modern Australian cuisine
  • Endless photo opportunities
  • 20-minute drive from Adelaide CBD
  • Comprehensive menu packages


What’s the maximum capacity for weddings at The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty Adelaide?

The Summit Café & Function Centre can accommodate up to 180 people for an unforgettable experience. 


“The Summit Function Centre, Mt Lofty was beautiful and professional. The staff were very attentive and accommodating. The food was great and our guests enjoyed the venue also.” - Rachel E. 

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Venue Features

Reception guests

Min 50 / Max 110

Price per head

Low $125 / High $ 195


Indoors & Outdoors

Ceremony Guests

Min 50 / Max 110

Time restrictions

12:00 AM

In-house catering


3rd party catering


Event time included

5.00 hours

Music must end by

12:00 AM


(16 reviews)
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6 Aug 2016

Mt Lofty Summit was beautiful and professional. The staff were very attentive and accommodating. The food was great and our guests enjoyed the venue also.

30 Jan 2016

Amazing venue with and incredible view. Tony and his staff were great to work with and really supportive throughout the planning process. The night went off without a hitch and the food was AMAZING!!

20 Jan 2020

Perfect location. The restaurant manager was very nice and helpful. He took a good care of us. However, we were the last couple who had a wedding ceremony in their restarant because the owner sold the restaruant to another buyer.

30 Nov 2018

Tess and team were amazing to work with. Our lead up experience was seamless and we had a spectacular day. Venue, food, drink and service were exceptional!

19 May 2018

We had ceremony and reception at Mt Lofty House. Beautiful location, AMAZING staff, quality food & beverages

16 May 2018

It was fine! The view was amazing and the atmosphere was very nice. The layout was good and the service was fine. The choices of food were restricted, but the food was nice.

22 Sep 2017

Best food, best atmosphere!

20 Nov 2015

Everything was beautiful. Could not fault it at all!

31 Oct 2015

The food was beautiful and the manager was so lovely. We would like to go back there.

28 Feb 2015

Food was great and loved having the wedding and reception all on the same location. We were well looked after on the day. Thank you

4 Oct 2014

Lauren at Loft was so amazing with the finer details of my wedding reception. She was calm and cool on the day and had organised everything to perfection. A beautiful venue with such a great atmosphere.

4 Oct 2014


12 Feb 2011

This venue was absolutely incredible, the staff were attentive, the food was amazing, and the venue itself is beautiful. We couldn't have picked a more perfect place to have our wedding. There will be many amazing memories of our wedding at Mount Lofty House, I highly recommend this venue for a wedding reception, or for any function. Amazing!!!

6 Nov 2010

I were looked after like a queen for my wedding. The venue was so good and their staff are really helpful and nice. Their surroundings are just beautiful I still believe I have the most beautiful wedding photos.

6 Nov 2010

food was really nice and plenty too.

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