Facilities and Events

Nestled in an iconic country setting, surrounded by farmland and native bush, Fantail Farm is a private boutique venue tucked away at the end of Ness Valley, Clevedon, a 45-minute drive from Auckland CBD. Our nature-based setting is layered with exciting textural features, offering a delicate balance between relaxed luxury and unexpected sophistication.

Designed to provide an exceptional experience, Fantail Farm facilities combine natural beauty, designed functionality and action-based activities. It is the perfect venue to host an intimate wedding, a corporate event, a special celebration, or serve as the backdrop to a photo or film shoot.

Make your event even more memorable at Fantail Farm

Our resort-style pool, subtropical gardens and waterfall features frame a luxurious poolside cabana. A stone fireplace, bar and pizza oven further enhance the magic of this unique venue, while the adjoining tennis court, pool and 1:1 basketball court offer further entertainment for our more active guests.

Our stone cabana celebrates luxury:

  • Kitchen, including BBQ and bar for all your needs
  • Open stone fireplace and stone pizza-oven
  • Luxury bathroom with natural light and shower
  • Wi-Fi with inside and outside speakers
  • Clear, roll down screens – a fabulous option for winter events

Immerse yourself in our cabana surrounds:

  • 22m swimming pool with adjoining spa and waterfalls
  • Sub-tropical gardens with gazebo and fire-pit
  • Turf tennis court with 1:1 basketball court
  • Lawn games – Finska, giant wooden Connect 4, Croquet

Fantail Farm partners with some of NZ’s most talented caterers. Our seasonal menus reflect this with a fresh and exciting fusion of mouth-watering flavour.

We are a BYO venue.


Welcome your guests to enjoy the many elements of this carefully crafted setting. With space to socialise before the bride’s arrival, your guests can take time to explore Fantail Farm, before settling into your ceremony.

Our unique environment offers several ceremony positions; dependent on your preferred outlook and weather considerations.

Fantail Farm can host up to 120 guests and is available for your exclusive use until 9 pm.

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Corporate Events:

Hold your next strategy session, board meeting, workshop or team event at Fantail Farm. Additional team activities and experiences, designed to complement your event objectives, are available.  We also offer tailored facilitation services to plan and manage your event to ensure maximum effect; this can include bespoke team-building experiences that utilise the country environment in a powerful and fun way.

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Photo or Film Shoot:

A unique, purpose-built environment with natural beauty, Fantail Farm provides the perfect backdrop for your next photo or film shoot. With exclusive and full access to all facilities, including rustic barn, farmland and picturesque native bush, your crew can make themselves at home while working on capturing the perfect shot!

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