Nelson Event & Wedding Planner

Villa Victoria’s team offers unique wedding planning and ‘special event services’ for small, bespoke Nelson weddings and events.

We offer wedding packages (ceremony & reception on-site) for up to 100 standing guests.

Alternatively, we offer wedding packages, with the ceremony at Villa Victoria (reception off-site) for up to 120 guests.

We coordinate our wedding planning services along with the best of the Tasman & Marlborough region to acquire anything from helium balloons to doves!

Kerry’s passion is to ‘create’….she holds a BA of art & design and has 20plus years experience as a successful Interior Designer.
As a licensed celebrant & registered Counsellor, Kerry has the skills to listen to what you want, work alongside you to expand on your ideas, or reconcile them, according to your budget, council requirements and practicalities, such as the weather.

At Villa Victoria we work with experts in various fields who, with their involvement, can ensure your special event or Wedding a memorable one.


Villa Victoria is aligned with award winning Nelson wedding photographers, through to moderately priced Nelson photographers specializing in wedding photography.

Our photographers can offer you unique photographic ideas, including special locations, and extended time periods, ensuring you get the most interesting wedding photographs

Please enquire for an obligation free quote. You are also welcome to provide your own photographer.

Bridal Hair & Make-up Stylists

The team at Villa Victoria use Nelson based bridal hair and make-up artists, whom are all very experienced in special occasion beauty requirements.

We offer bridal packages for wedding hair and make-up.


A drop off and pick up service to and from the airport is available for staying guests (up to 4 at a time) subject to availability.

Nelson rental cars are also available and can be picked up from the airport.

Alternatively there is the Nelson airport shuttle service available 24/7 which can be arranged on your behalf for your convenience by our friendly family team.

Private tour vehicle hire is also available, and there are many exclusive & wonderful tours available in the Nelson/Tasman region; from self-driven tour to the Nelson lakes, to a personalized helicopter flight over the alps, or a private sailing cruise out to the world renowned Abel Tasman park.

Event or Wedding Music

Nelson is home to the renowned ‘Nelson School of Music’ producing many fine national musicians, along with a very healthy theatre and chamber music programme.

At Villa Victoria we pride ourselves on catering to a range of musical options; from Nelson wedding bands, ground music, string quartets,  a private DJ, or our complementary personalised playlist (up to x3 pieces), all can be arranged on your behalf.

Marquee & Tent Hire

Villa Victoria provides a marquee free of charge for our venue paying guests (catering for up to 30 seated guests in reasonable weather).  For larger groups marquees are available for hire.

Bob & Kerry from Villa Victoria will make a ‘weather call’ on the day, making every effort to keep our clients informed.  However, whatever the weather, your occasion is our priority, and to that end, we will provide you with the most exceptional event we can deliver.

Wedding Flowers

Villa Victoria understands that the wedding bouquet and flowers for your special occasion or event are very personal.  We align ourselves with several of Nelson’s top florists who can supply anything, from a classic rose posy, a multi-flower bouquet, or a loose wild flower arrangement. Our aim being to fulfill your every request, seasonal flowers pending.

Our speciality bloom is our regionally grown peony; so exceptional in its beauty, its only available to brides for approx 6 weeks of the year ( late October, November & early December only)

Kerry promises the experience of working with her will be fun & stress free as possible. Her aim is to deliver a top quality product at a sensible cost.