Start with an amazing
city harbour location

Add exquisite catering
& sensational service

Finish with glowing praise
for an outstanding event

Auckland Venue Hire & Function Room

The most remarkable event venue. Ever

The Maritime Room. Stunning and picturesque, waterfront venue for hire in the Viaduct.

Whether for a corporate event, entertaining clients, a cocktail party or a wedding – or you simply need a private meeting room with ocean views and exceptional cuisine, we are ready to serve.

Any kind of event. Always unforgettable.

Laser-focused on creating a great experience

Our story. Four event professionals searching for the ultimate location for Auckland’s best private events. They found it on Princes Wharf in Viaduct Harbour, within The NZ Maritime Museum.

A private marina in the CBD. Stunning Waitemata views. Viaduct energy. A superb and versatile space where four Directors work with their experienced team to create exceptional events.

Allan – ambitious to build a world-class events venture.
Ben – committed to flawless facilities and service.
Michael – passionate about sensational cuisine.
Melanie – your impeccable event planning partner.

All four, hands on.
Your experience will be enhanced by our long-term
team of talented service staff. Almost all with us
for nearly ten years. Absolutely dedicated to
delighting you and your guests.

Spectacular vistas, bespoke spaces, superb service

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Incredible cuisine

We are relentlessly driven by our passion to delight you and your guests with Auckland’s very best event-scale food and drink.

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Join our delighted clients

Contact us now about your unforgettable gathering
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"We had a great night and the team looked after us really well"

All our needs were more than met and the staff were lovely. I think it is easy to say that we’ll definitely be back to the venue again.

Charlotte Guscott-Gregory

Aktive - April 2023

“The evening went really well”

Hugo and your staff did an excellent job. They were very helpful and accommodating. We also had lots of really positive comments about the food. Thanks again to you and your staff for a great evening

Sean Durkin

Auckland Rowing – May 2023

I can't thank you and your amazing team enough!

Especially your professional organization and the great help from Ana and Lisa on the day. It was truly a pleasure to work with you all!

Sharon Mak

Alibaba Group (Australia and New Zealand) – March 2023

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"We had a great time"

thank you, the venue was great as usual!

Emily Biggs

Specsavers– April 2023


Unforgettable gatherings
in a truly magical setting

You can relax and engage with your guests, as we excite and inspire you all with carefully crafted experiences, enhanced by professional planning, outstanding food and drinks, with extraordinary service from our staff.


Impress your executives
Inspire your audience

In the sparkling heart of Auckland, the setting exudes success and prestige. Technical AV mastery and flawless delivery creates a superb atmosphere for elevating strategic impact.


Delight your team of leaders

Our private oceanside boardroom is ideal for meetings, strategic sessions and workshops, where up to 20 guests receive exceptional service that honours their status, in a beautiful and highly productive setting.


A day to exceed your dreams

This incredibly versatile venue gives you every freedom to design the most wonderful wedding event. From live music and mingling, to dining and dancing, with curtains sweeping open to reveal the next elegant aspect of your extraordinary wedding.

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to come and see us soon

This fantastic venue and the team’s incredible service will bring your event vision to life.

    We’re here for you

    The oceanside setting is sensational; the Viaduct is exciting; and the parking’s good too.

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