Couples across the country agree that booking their venue is the first step towards creating the wedding they’ve always envisioned. For those hoping to celebrate with a cocktail reception, in place of a traditional sit-down dinner, you have come to the right place. We’ve compiled a list showcasing 10 amazing cocktail wedding venues the Gold Coast has to offer.
*Venues ranked by number of Easy Weddings customer reviews on May 12, 2019.
Highly recommended by their Easy Weddings customers, InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort is known as one of the top wedding venues on the Gold Coast. This Resort is the complete package with on-site ceremony areas, endless photo opportunities throughout the property, plenty of space for lawn games and pre-dinner canapes and a number of function spaces to choose from. Whether you envision a formal sit-down dinner or a sophisticated cocktail party, there is something special for every couple at InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort. Find out more here.
If you are searching for a truly special wedding venue, we cannot recommend Hitched at the Boomerang Farm enough. Set on the banks of Mudgeereba Creek, just 25 minutes from Surfers Paradise, this sub-tropical rainforest venue provides couples absolute seclusion and privacy for their special moment. Couples can host their entire day from start to finish within the 200-acre farm and golf course, with plenty of photoshoot locations to utilise without stepping foot off the property. And, with event spaces catering for formal seated dinners and cocktail parties, there’s something special for every wedding at this unique Gold Coast venue. Click here to find out more.
If you are envisioning a sophisticated cocktail wedding reception, Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort on the Gold Coast is the go-to. This exceptional venue is best known for its beachfront location, beautiful ocean views through floor-to-ceiling windows and its luxurious furnishings. Ceremonies are held on the lawn or on one of Sheraton’s lush islands, with receptions taking place in a premier reception venue complete with top quality service and state-of-the-art event facilities. And, with accommodation available on-site, what more could you ask for? Click here for more information and to view this venue’s incredible photo gallery.
If you are looking to celebrate at a relaxed, laid-back reception, we cannot recommend Ecostudio Fellini enough. Set at the base of Heritage Listed Springbook National Park, Ecostudio Fellini offers couples the opportunity to wed in tranquil, unspoiled paradise. The property features on-site ceremony areas, endless photo opportunities, plenty of space for lawn games and pre-dinner drinks, and state-of-the-art event facilities for receptions. There’s also accommodation available on-site in beautiful, self-contained lodges. It’s the perfect venue for a weekend wedding getaway! Find out more about Ecostudio Fellini here.
Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise is the perfect setting for an elegant cocktail wedding reception. This wedding venue is the complete package with ceremony areas and reception spaces available on-site, and plenty of tourist attractions for photos located just a short stroll away in Surfers Paradise. Whether you are planning a formal sit-down dinner or a lavish Palm Springs-esque cocktail party by the pool, there’s something for every couple at Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise. Click here to view this venue’s incredible photo gallery.
If you are hoping to WOW guests with your wedding venue choice, we cannot recommend Currumbin Beach Vikings SLSC. The Vikings Room is popular among beach lovers for its private balcony, 180 degree ocean views and fresh, white interior. The space is perfect for those tying the knot with a barefoot beach ceremony and searching for a relaxed venue to continue the celebrations into the night. There’s also many accommodation options available nearby, making Currumbin Beach Vikings SLSC ideal for those with travelling guests. What more could you ask for? Get in touch with the dedicated events team today.
Mercure Gold Coast Resort could be the wedding venue you’ve been searching for. Located just 20 minutes from Surfers Paradise, this magical venue is the complete package. It has on-site ceremony areas, endless photo opportunities throughout the property, plenty of space for lawn games and a number of reception packages to suit weddings of all shapes, sizes and budgets. Whatever you envision for your special day, the dedicated team behind Mercure Gold Coast Resort can bring your dreams to life. Click here to find out more about this incredible Gold Coast venue.
Sol Gardens is a popular choice amongst Gold Coast couples. This seven-acre estate offers couples exclusive access for the entire day. There’s on-site ceremony settings, endless photo opportunities and plenty of lawn space to utilise whichever way you want. Whether you are envisioning a sophisticated cocktail party or a laid back festival wedding, there’s something special for every wedding at Sol Gardens. Click here to find out more.
If you are hoping to celebrate at a truly unforgettable wedding, Village Roadshow Theme Parks is the perfect setting. Couples who are kids at heart can host a seated or cocktail reception across three popular Gold Coast tourist attractions: Sea World Resort, Sea World and Warner Bro. Movie World. There’s a number of function spaces to choose from, all equipped with state-of-the-art event facilities. Find out more here.
Those hoping to host a cocktail wedding reception on the Gold Coast will absolutely adore Vibe Hotel. Set in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this incredible venue has everything you need to create an unforgettable occasion. Plus, the marrying couple receive a complimentary night’s stay for their wedding night, with guests offered special accommodation rates. Click here for more information.
For those planning an elegant cocktail wedding reception on the Gold Coast, we recommend starting your journey by booking one of these incredible venues. They’re the best on offer.