Couples across Australia agree that booking their venue is the first step towards creating the wedding they’ve always dreamed about. For those hoping to celebrate with a cocktail reception, instead of a traditional sit-down dinner, you have come to the right place! Here’s 10 cocktail wedding venues Adelaide has to offer.
*Venues ranked by number of Easy Weddings customer reviews on May 7, 2019.
Highly recommended by their Easy Weddings customers, Serafino McLaren Vale is considered one of the most sought-after wedding venues for a cocktail reception. This venue has it all: on-site ceremony areas, endless photo opportunities your photographer will adore, plenty of space for pre-dinner drinks and canapés, state-of-the-art event spaces for receptions and accommodation for travelling guests. It’s the complete package! Find out more here.
If you are hoping to WOW guests with your wedding reception, we cannot recommend Stamford Grand Adelaide enough. This incredible venue is best known for its spectacular architecture, elegant interiors and light-filled reception rooms. There’s four function spaces to choose from, each with floor-to-ceiling windows, natural light and state-of-the-art event facilities. Guests are offered special accommodation rates, and newlyweds receive complimentary room hire and a champagne toast for their wedding night. Click here to find out more.
Mount Lofty House is known as one of the most popular wedding venues Adelaide has to offer. This incredible venue is known for its views across Piccadilly Valley, its exceptional five-star service and its top-notch catering. It’s the complete package with ceremony areas on-site, beautiful gardens for photos, plenty of space for seated and cocktail receptions, and accommodation on-site. Click here to find out more.
Adelaide couples absolutely adore Hotel Richmond. This bright and airy space is the perfect setting for a relaxed cocktail wedding. There’s plenty of local attractions nearby for photo opportunities, plus ceremony areas and guest accommodation on-site. What more could you ask for? Get in touch with Hotel Richmond today for further information.
Hilton Adelaide is the go-to for a stylish cocktail party. A favourite among local couples, this venue is best known for its central Adelaide location and its five-star service and delicious menus. There’s three stunning function spaces to choose from, all equipped with top-quality event facilities to ensure guests have a spectacular time. Whatever you envision for your special day, Hilton Adelaide will ensure the final result is everything you hoped and dreamed it to be. Find out more here.
If you are on the hunt for a stylish and sophisticated venue to host your cocktail reception, we cannot recommend The Stirling Hotel enough. This venue is best known for its beautiful Adelaide Hills location, its light and airy function space and its state-of-the-art event facilities. There’s two unique spaces to choose from, catering for formal sit-down dinners and more relaxed cocktail parties for up to 120 people. Get in contact with their functions manager today for further information.
Kooyonga Golf Club could be the wedding venue you’ve been searching for! This incredible venue is the complete package with on-site ceremony areas, endless photo opportunities throughout the green, plenty of space for lawn games and pre-dinner drinks and canapés, and a dining room catering for up to 140 seated guests or up to 250 for a cocktail party. Whatever you envision for your special day, the dedicated team behind Kooyonga Golf Club guarantee the final result will be something worth cherishing and remembering for many years to come. Find out more here.
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If you are envisioning a lavish cocktail wedding reception, we cannot recommend Adelaide Town Hall enough. Dating back to the 1860s, this exquisite venue features Victorian-era design, elegant interiors, marble staircases and a number of versatile function rooms to choose from. All rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art event facilities and can host formal sit down dinners and relaxed cocktail parties of up to 1100 guests. For more information and to view Adelaide Town Hall’s photo gallery, click here. It’s a fan favourite!
Stella Restaurant, located on the beachfront lawns at Henley Square, is the perfect setting for a relaxed cocktail soiree with just your nearest and dearest. Stella Restaurant is the go-to for a beach wedding with its bright white and lemon colour scheme and outdoor area overlooking the beach and jetty. It has it all: white sand beaches for barefoot beach ceremonies, endless photo opportunities along the coast, plenty of space for lawn games and pre-dinner drinks and canapés, and enough space for up to 100 guests to celebrate well into the evening. To find out more about Stella Restaurant, visit their Easy Weddings storefront here.
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Despite being a recent addition to the Easy Weddings directory, The Function Glenelg is fast becoming one of the most sought-after cocktail wedding venues Adelaide has to offer. This unique venue is best known for its beachfront location, uninterrupted ocean views and 120-year-old vintage carousel. There’s a private balcony overlooking the ocean, a private bar and plenty of place for guests to let their hair down and celebrate all night long. To book your cocktail wedding at The Function Glenelg, click here. You won’t be disappointed.
For those planning an elegant cocktail wedding reception, we recommend starting your journey by booking one of these incredible Adelaide wedding venues. They’re the best on offer.
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