One of the most beautiful and relaxing places in the world, the Mornington Peninsula is perfect for a dream wedding.
With both mountains and bay outlook, pristine beaches, prominent wineries, restaurants and accommodation, your every wish can come true here.
Just an hour’s drive from Melbourne, your guests can pop down for the day, or make a weekend getaway of your wedding celebration.
The quality and variety of wedding venues Mornington Peninsula has to offer are so good, you will find it difficult to narrow your choice down to just one.
But you might have a lot of fun checking them all out in the process!
In no particular order, here are the editor’s choice Top 25 Wedding Venues in Mornington Peninsula
Address: 17 Hunts Rd, Bittern VIC 3918
The home of romance and whimsy. This stylish and elegant property has been built to reflect the beachy Cape Cod style of architecture and is gorgeously outfitted inside. There is accommodation for 6 couples and a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces for all the parts of your wedding celebration.
Gorgeous for high tea in the afternoon, cocktails and canapes at sunset, or a formal sit-down dinner at night, at Summerfields they can cater to every theme.
Address: 142 Arthurs Seat Rd, Red Hill VIC 3937
Lindenderry is a stunning winery with impeccable style and service. Their wedding planners have years of experience tailoring wedding to their couples, so you know that your personal love story is in very good hands here.
With a range of indoor and outdoor spaces for your ceremony and an exquisitely designed dining room for your reception, as well as accommodation for all of your guests, nothing has been forgotten here.
As well as a beautifully appointed bridal suite and exclusive spa area, with the features at Lindenderry, you will be bursting with happiness.
Address: 215 Browns Rd, Boneo VIC 3939
Eagle Ridge Weddings is a venue created specifically with weddings in mind. It offers a lush manicured garden and stunning buildings, with many flexible options for ceremonies and celebrations. Take a wander through the lawns, past lakes, fountains, over bridges around the period style building for photo backdrops.
Eagle Ridge is the perfect blank canvas to build your individual day and fill it with your personal touches. Offering menus and packages for all budgets and themes, they are dedicated here to taste, value and quality.
Address: 85 Sages Rd, Baxter VIC 3911
Described as a historic venue overflowing with rustic essence, nature-filled charm and alluring beauty, this wonderful property manages to be both centuries old and completely new at the same time.
An emerging player in the wedding industry, this venue is a diamond in the rough. It is fast becoming known as one of the most loved venues on the Peninsula. Hold your ceremony in the gardens or on the luscious island, or in the heritage listed cottage. Top the day off with superb local cuisine from their clever chefs.
Address: 6 Carpenters Ln N, Hastings VIC 3915
You will be simply enchanted by the work that has gone into crafting the gardens here at Iris Park.
Designed as a serene and exclusive wedding venue, this is a ten-acre property of lush botanic beauty with towering trees, flowering and vibrant garden beds, lawns, a tranquil creek,and native bushland surrounds.
Address: 33 Shoreham Rd, Red Hill South VIC 3937
Montalto Restaurant can cater for wedding celebrations from 30 guests to up to 100. The private dining space allows you exclusive use of the property, grounds and sculpture park. With a range of food and beverage packages on offer, there is something for every couple’s budget.
The committed wedding planning team will assist you with every aspect of your big day and ensure a stress-free wedding experience. Whether your day is formal or casual, vintage or contemporary, it will be right at home here.
Address: Trent Jones Dr, Cape Schanck VIC 3939
You will be amazed by the landscape through the floor to ceiling windows of this incredible place. Overlooking natural bushland and ocean vistas, the windows shelter you from any weather and bring the scenery to life through all seasons.
Whether you want to host an intimate party or a lavish formal affair, Cape Schanck Resort has the flexibility to suit your needs. With a range of spaces, packages,and accommodation, this is an exemplary all in one entertainment complex.
Address: 165 Shoreham Rd, Red Hill South VIC 3937
Offering their fresh, Australian take on Italian “cucina” cuisine, and room for up to 220 guests, The Epicurean at Red Hill South, Victoria, will give you that rustic wedding reception you’ve been dreaming of. You can host smaller, intimate celebrations lit by candles and a brick fireplace. However, if you’re thinking of a slightly more upscale celebration but still want those rustic touches, the team at The Epicurean Group is quite capable of modernizing your décor, etc.
Visit their Facebook for photos of real weddings and the space! Fall in love with the wooden beams (imagine what they’d look like covered in ivy) and stay for the gorgeous greenhouse-window ceiling up above that will lend tons of natural light for your wedding reception.
Address: 3746 Point Nepean Rd, Portsea VIC 3944
Open since 1876 and located in Portsea, Victoria, on the Port Phillip Bay Coastline, this vintage hotel has been recently renovated with all the modern amenities and accoutrements you can think of. You can host a stunning outdoor ceremony on the lawn with the panoramic beach as your backdrop and the hotel’s beautiful gardens right beside you.
Your reception can then be hosted in the Nepean Room (80 – 260 seated) or the Portsea Deck (60 – 90 seated, includes a dance floor). Check out their Facebook for more photos.
Address: 250 Ocean Beach Rd, Sorrento VIC 3943
For those of you that have been dreaming about that romantic, whimsical wedding beach since your childhood, you must consider All Smiles Sorrento Ocean Beach at Sorrento, Victoria. This venue is ideal for those brides wishing for a relaxed, cocktail-style wedding reception. Host your ceremony right by the waters and head indoors for your reception.
Rest assured that the laid-back, cocktail style of this venue does not mean that your guests will be bored or hungry! The modern space will be sure to please, so check out their Facebook for more information and photos!
Address: 39 Main St, Mornington VIC 3931
In Mornington, Victoria, you can find a wedding reception venue that serves fantastic Spanish tapas and great smoke coffee, sourced from artisanal local producers. The bar / restaurant is decorated with rustic wooden touches and there is an open space with wide windows as well as a glass ceiling that lets in all that gorgeous natural light. Just imagine it strewn with fairy lights and greens!
The second floor can be transformed into a ceremony and reception space for smaller parties, and is most suited for cocktail style parties. Visit their Facebook for photos of their great food.
Address: 115 Main St, Mornington VIC 3931
This café in Mornington, Victoria can seat up to 60 or serve 60 – 150 in a cocktail style wedding reception. There is also an outdoor patio / beer garden type space where guests can mingle that also features hanging chairs where you and your bridesmaids can take cute photos sipping champagne together.
It’s a little rustic and a little modern with wood and brick accents and lots of potted and hanging plants. Have a look at their Facebook to get a feel for their food and décor.
Address: 1198 Nepean Hwy, Mount Eliza VIC 3930
If you want something more elegant and upscale, the Norwood House is a must-see. The grounds are so beautiful with ponds and waterfalls, gazebos, and Corinthian columns on the building. You, your spouse-to-be, and photographer will swoon at the grandeur of the backdrops and landscapes, and your guests will be delighted with the large, parquet dance floor for the evening reception.
There is also a complimentary spa bridal suite available for you and your husband-to-be on your wedding night! Check out their Facebook for inspiration and photos of real weddings.
Address: 240 Bungower Rd, Mornington VIC 3931
If the idea of walking down a 60 m aisle surrounded by fresh roses and getting married to the love of your life in a fairy-tale-like open air, garden chapel, you must visit the Garden Chapel at Dalywaters in Mornington, Victoria. The chapel can seat up to 60 (100 if guests stand) and has protection from rain and wind if necessary.
Take your wedding photos at the dock, lake, or gazebo on the grounds, and get ready and/or take photos in the house conservatory.
Address: Tallis Dr, Mornington VIC 3931
For beautiful views of a perfectly manicured golf green from floor-to-ceiling windows and fantastically renovated rooms for your ceremony and reception, contact the Mornington Golf Club in Mornington, Victoria. You can host a large wedding celebration for up to 180 guests in one of two rooms (both have a balcony), or have your ceremony in the sunken garden.
With stunning photography locations in the golf club’s gardens, set against Port Phillip Bay, you can’t afford to skip checking out this venue!
Address: Peter Thomson Dr, Fingal VIC 3939
In Fingal, Victoria, you can find a golf course and hotel resort that will host wedding parties of up to 150. This is an amazing location for those couples who love the sand dunes of the Mornington Peninsula, as well as the Moonah trees.
Your reception can take place in the permanent marquee that offers fantastic views of the course and sunset. Their Facebook has some great photos of their grounds and gardens for your perusal.
Address: 3278 Point Nepean Rd, Sorrento VIC 3943
This picturesque seaside / beach venue is located in Sorrento, Victoria and features huge windows that face out onto the water and dock that you and your guests will just die for. If you’re looking for a wedding venue that is light, airy, and modern to match your flowy, romantic dress, this is the place for you.
Visit their Facebook for adorable photos of newly married couples kissing on the jetty or for pictures of their food and drinks.
Address: 46 London Bridge Rd, Portsea VIC 3944
Another golf club that you must-see and visit is in Portsea, Victoria. If you love the idea of taking photos underneath Moonah trees or on the rolling hills of the course, the Portsea Golf Club is the venue for you.
Ceremonies can be held outdoors or on the balcony of the clubhouse, which also houses the reception room that seats up to 200 guests and 24 hotel rooms. The reception room features floor-to-ceiling windows that showcase the bay views. Check out their Facebook for some reception photos and ideas.
Address: 2900 Point Nepean Rd, Blairgowrie VIC 3942
For boaters or those who love the sea, the Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron at Port Philip (Blairgowrie, Victoria) has a clubhouse that is perfect for a wedding reception (in the Southern Waters Room or Commodores Lounge). You can also hold your ceremony on the grassy grounds or on the beach! You and your bridal party can also enjoy a dress rehearsal dinner or high tea for the girls the day before.
Visit their Facebook for photos of the beach, waters, and other weddings.