Elopement Options

Get ready to run away together

If you want to leave the wedding planning behind, you’ll find the elopement of your dreams at Lakestone Lodge.

Over two or three nights in the best available room, you’ll enjoy delicious three-course dinners, then awake to cooked and continental breakfasts. Against your choice of a mountain, lake or open landscape backdrop, our celebrant and two witnesses will formalise your love for one another.

Below are three different package options:

Mackenzie Elopement Package - Two nights for two guests NZ$2750 (valid until 31 December 2023)

Package for two guests includes:

  • Two nights’ accommodation in the best room available
  • Selection of outdoor locations for your ceremony (with an indoor backup if required)
  • Wedding celebrant
  • Two witnesses
  • Three-course dinner both nights for the wedding couple.
  • Daily cooked and continental breakfast
  • Bottle of Central Otago bubbly to celebrate
  • Romantic deluxe picnic
  • Flowers in your room on arrival
  • Lakestone Lodge signature cocktails on arrival
  • Home made chocolates on arrival


Pukaki Elopement Package - Two nights for two guests NZ$3990 (valid until 31 December 2023)

This has all the items listed in the Mackenzie Elopement Package above, as well as:

  • Lakestone photography service (3hrs photography, high res files provided)
  • Bridal bouquet and button hole flowers
  • Wedding cake for two
  • Hair and makeup for the bride
  • Private dining on your wedding night
  • Late checkout 12pm
  • Tekapo Springs Hot Pools Pass


Aoraki Elopement Package - Three nights for two guests NZ$9900 (valid until 31 December 2023)

This premium package has all the items listed in the Mackenzie and Pukaki Elopement Packages above, as well as:

  • An extra night, dinner, bed and breakfast
  • Award winning photographer (depending on availability)
  • Private 1 hour helicopter flight with a snow landing
  • 2 x 1 hour relaxation massages
  • Personalised bath robes



  • Legal paperwork not included – please ensure this is ready before your ceremony.
  • We will allow for you to bring 2 extra guests as witnesses and to dine with you. Additional standard room and dinner costs apply.
  • For weddings over four people, please refer to our Weddings page.

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