From proposal to honeymoon…
The Mornington Peninsula offers so much inspiration as a wedding location the hardest decision any couple will have is deciding what kind of wedding to choose! The stunning scenery and dream venues offer endless possibilities for all you incurable romantics.
As Peninsula locals we would love to help you plan, offer inspiration and recommend local businesses to create your special day.
Step into the romance of the sea, the curves of the dunes, the stillness of the bush…doesn’t that sound so romantic! The coastal couples retreats at Big Blue Backyard at St Andrew’s Beach are the dream setting for you to immerse yourselves and spend time together that will never be forgotten.
Three hand wrought, utterly private suites, complete with safari inspired bush kitchens, glorious outdoor double spa baths and light spacious interiors allow room to reconnect, surrender and replenish. For more details…
The hens retreat…
Celebrate at your Hens Party and organise a pamper party at one of our beautiful holiday homes. We can arrange therapists trained in massage, facials, pedicures, foot and scalp treatments as well as Makeup Classes, Yoga and Psychic readings. Check out our Ladies Wellness and Relaxation page for our tips for a great ladies weekend.
Whilst local council regulations prevent us from hosting weddings at any of our properties we can offer wonderful accommodation for the wedding party, family and guests. The perfect house to prepare for your memorable day, along with your bridesmaids, Mum and sisters
We have put together a list of some exquisite wedding venues, for every imaginable wedding theme. Have you always dreamt of getting married on the beach, in a barn or on a vineyard? These wonderful locations offer all the services needed to make your day picture perfect, including the views for those important photos.
- The Baths, Sorrento
- All Smiles, Sorrento Ocean Beach
- Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
- Tanglewood Estate
- Trofeo Estate
- Epicurean Red Hill
- Stumpy Gully Vineyard
Unfortunately, overseas trips may be a distant dream for a while, but whilst you are waiting, perhaps a blissful escape with your new spouse may be something to consider as a wonderful pre-honeymoon?
Joie de Vivre
Joie de Vivre is that dream escape to your own little piece of paradise with a quiet rural atmosphere and a picturesque 10-acre vista in Red Hill, in the heart of the peninsula’s wine region.
Located down a quiet country lane with a tree-lined driveway and sunny northerly aspect, Joie de Vivre will capture your heart and revive your soul.
The 10 acres have plenty of spots to relax and unwind. There are walks through orchards of olive trees, walnuts, macadamia, apples, pears, nectarines and citrus. Joie de Vivre also has a watercourse and spring-fed dam, with a little jetty. Why not sit and ponder the meaning of life while watching the fishes swim by. This is another stunning Red Hill property with so many beautiful spots for wedding photos inside and out. Accommodating up to 9 guests over 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. More details…
Long View @ Red Hill
Located on the edge of Red Hill and Dromana Long View @ Red Hill is a fabulous architect-designed solar passive four-bedroom property, located on 1.6 acres with panoramic views of Port Phillip Bay and the Tuerong Valley. This peaceful location is teeming with native bird species and is the perfect spot for families and groups wanting to gather in a very special space. Below are the stunning grounds at Long View. Perfect for those pre-wedding photos. Accommodating up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. More Details…
The wedding stylist…
Aliki and Michael – Soul Impressions photography