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Moonraker House


Unique & exciting bundles start at $1500.

To include 3 nights use for two guests (Upgrade to 4 guests) at Moonraker House, Event planning, NZ marriage celebrant, ceremony on Split Apple beach at sunrise or sunset, flowers for the bride/s and button hole/s, a romantic Tasty Tasman celebration platter and bubbles to toast the newly weds.  (Conditions apply and we have many elopement ceremony location options available to you as upgrades. This will not include the marriage licence)

So more about the location, Moonraker House, nestled in the tree canopy overlooking the iconic Split Apple Rock is a great escape at the gateway of the Abel Tasman National Park available as a home stay style bed & breakfast for up to four guests. 

The area is known for its azure waters, beautiful native forests and crisp golden sand but more importantly it has one of the most iconic New Zealand natural rock forms, Split Apple Rock, all of which is literally on our doorstep and makes for the most incredible marriage back drop at all times of the year.  Moonraker House is the only accommodation with a direct view of split Apple Rock and access to the beach, so even if a plan B option is called you will still have the stunning views to encapsulate in your memories.

If you prefer a mountain top, cave or any other of our stunning back drops we can do that too, just contact us for further information and prices.

Our purpose designed property offers romance and celebration with a rustic, yet elegant comfort and picturesque backdrop like no other in the region.  Our property is accessible by car and boat 

Terri is an event consultant and New Zealand registered celebrant, with unique and exclusive packages available. Awarded “Most Unique Wedding Experience 2019 by the New Zealand Wedding Industry, so you know that your day will be the best it possibly can be in her experienced hands.

Any other wedding product or service can be arranged, so please do just ask.


Event Specialist

Terri has been in the tourism and wedding industry for over a decade.  Moonraker House is one of a few properties that welcome eloping couples to New Zealand to enjoy a destination celebration in an exclusive private setting.  

Our award-winning service provides a complete custom designed package to ensure you leave holding onto wonderful memories of the celebration and our Nelson Tasman region.

Terri provides a consultation service which offers you the flexibility to enjoy a complete custom service or create your own with Terri’s support.

Terri is a multi award winning professional wedding and event consultant for nearly a decade and a registered New Zealand Celebrant since 2013 and works with a dedicated local team of vendors, seamlessly creating extraordinary events together, who will look after all your needs from the conception of your idea, to when you arrive in Nelson and throughout your stay. With the combination of our local kiwi hospitality and personal touches, you won’t be disappointed!

Our professional service allows you to describe your dream or vision and we create it while adding confidence with our local knowledge and industry experience.

We encourage the ceremonies to take place on Split Apple Beach, with direct access from Moonraker House.  Alternatively you use us as your base and enjoy the added bonus of the diversity of the Nelson and Tasman region to choose an alternative location, such as a beach in the Abel Tasman National Park, Lakes, Rivers, cave, snowy mountain, Lord of the Ring film locations, orchards and olive groves, even a skydive wedding is possible. We like nothing more than a challenge, so challenge us!

Our bundles are based on a couple, with options to upgrade with a minimum of three nights.  However, we encourage no less than four nights to give you a truly relaxed holiday feel.  If you would like a weddingmoon bundle you can extend that further to enjoy all that our region has to offer.  We provide an concierge service and can make bookings on your behalf.

There are several wedding or significant celebration bundles to choose from that will delight you. All are flexible and open to discussion. 

Alternatively if your planning a larger event, you can book Moonraker Bed & Breakfast as your base or guests accommodation.

If we don’t have what you’re looking for I know we can still create it, so please do not hesitate to ask by e-mailing Terri.

With the nature of our service and exclusive bundles we can not provide fixed prices but our bundles start at $5000 to include complete wedding planning, two nights at the beautiful Moonraker House, romantic sunrise breakfast on the deck, ceremony on Split Apple beach, celebrant, bouquet/s and/or boutonniere/s, a celebration picnic  and location photos. Other associated services available and conditions do apply. Simple celebrant service only starts at $550 and can be arranged with our minimum 2 night stay B&B offering.

Romantic Gesture

Whatever your celebration let us help you with our local knowledge to create something unforgettable with you.

Conditions and fees do apply please contact us for further information and a quote.

Split Apple Rock

Simply custom luxury elopements & micro weddings bundles held at Split Apple Rock are perfect at Moonraker House. all you need to think about is what you want and getting here.

Conditions and fees do apply please contact us for further information and a quote.

    Something extraordinary

    Stay at Moonraker and enjoy your celebration at anyone of our regions most diverse locations, from mountain tops, in the snow or summer tussocks, in caves, river banks the list is almost endless.  We hold all the necessary Department of Conservation permits to make all your dreams come true.

    Or enjoy Moonraker House as your advanced wedding preparation or hens party.

    Conditions and fees do apply please contact us for further information and a quote.

    Romance & Activity

    Just the two of you with a little help from us to create your honeymoon or significant celebration itinerary.

    An opportunity to relax and laugh with a significant other and celebrate your togetherness. You might be celebrating your engagement, anniversary or even considering a proposal whatever it is we can really add to the occasion and memories.

    With the beach only a moments stroll through our native woodland, you can enjoy sunset, moonrise or sunrise with the local penguins and other wildlife. Other region locations and activities are available depending on your style.

    Conditions and fees do apply please contact us for further information and a quote.

    Further services such as transport can be arranged at an extra cost. POA.

    Email: moonrakerhouse@gmail.com

    Phone:  +64 27 526 8771

    Land Line: +64 3 5278310

    Address: 11 Moonraker Way. Kaiteriteri, Tasman, New Zealand


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