A lovely Georgian mansion, Oatland House, Sydney is a truly unique and marvellous place for couples to tie the knot and enter married bliss. Located on the north-west of Sydney, this mansion was constructed in 1823. Soaked entirely in the brilliant sunshine, there is a mystical, old-world charm to this manor. Covering a sweeping landmass of 5 acres, this estate is nestled amongst a seasonal vineyard and lavish, immaculately maintained gardens. Creating a marvellous environment for a romantic union or any other sort of outdoor event, the Oatlands House's gorgeous chateau dome instantly catches the eye, along with a decorative fireplace and grand foyer, all meant to impress the onlooker.
This stunning venue further elevates its appeal with the cobblestone courtyard and mesmerising gardens. Easily among the most pictorial wedding venues in the region, the historical architecture and splendidly breathtaking surroundings distinguish Oatlands House, Sydney, from other wedding venues.
Facilities and Capacity
In total, there are ten event spaces within the Oatlands House wedding venue. Below are the details about those lovely event spaces:
● Georgian Grand Ballroom
With a banquet capacity between 320 to 660 guests, the event space can cater between 320 to 580 in a dinner-dance setting. In a cocktail event, the Georgian Grand Ballroom can accommodate between 480 to 780 guests. This ballroom is one of the most majestic and palatial event spaces within the venue, that is entirely enveloped in natural light. Comprising a Garden Ballroom and the Rose Suite, this spacious event room is an open plan space. The function room comes with private access, a private bar, scenic views, and an immaculately maintained garden. This magnificent event space is imbued with a distinctly French charm. Adorning ornate embellishments and massive chandeliers, the interiors of this mansion are a piece of art. Equally majestic are the outdoors, as the garden and terrace view is quite stunning.
● Garden Ballroom
With a banquet capacity between 220 to 480 guests, this event space can accommodate between 220 to 400 guests in a dinner-dance setting and between 330 to 600 guests in a cocktail-style event. The ethereal beauty of this space is incomparable. Modelled after the chateaus of France, the event space features brilliantly shining chandeliers, designer wall embellishments and a vaulted arched ceiling. The space is ideal for large-scale, refined, and sophisticated events.
● Deck Room
With a banquet capacity between 100 to 230 guests, this event space can accommodate between 100 to 180 guests in a dinner-dance setting. In the case of a cocktail-style event, space can comfortably host between 150 to 250 guests. Particularly made as a dance-friendly venue, the Deck Room demonstrates an alfresco environment crafted with the help of a glass conservatory structure, timber decking floor, and a phenomenal view of the garden sweeping golf course. The venue is soaked in natural light and is a remarkable space for hosting a glamorous event or gala. The venue comprises floor to ceiling windows and masterfully original sandstone walls, with a pillar-less floor.
● Rose Suite
With a banquet capacity between 60 to 190 guests, this event space can accommodate between 60 to 160 guests in a dinner-dance setting. In the case of a cocktail-style event, space can host between 90 to 180 guests. The lush, yet an intimate ambience of this event space is what sets it apart from other rooms. Be it the beautiful view of the Rose Garden, the large bay window, crystal chandeliers, cosy fireplaces, or the fairy lights that imbibe the entire space with graceful beauty, the ambience of Rose suite is perfect for weddings and other auspicious celebrations.
● Rebecca Suite
With a banquet capacity between 40 to 110 guests, this space can accommodate between 40 to 90 guests in a dinner-dance setting. In the case of a cocktail style event, space can host between 60 to 140 guests. This intimate and serene venue is ideal for a romantic wedding. Rebecca Suite is named after the daughter of the famous explorer William Lawson. She went on to become the first bride ever to enter Oatlands House. Featuring two original marble fireplaces, high vaulted ceilings, open plan, and timber-framed French door, the marvellous decor and architecture of this suite, makes it quite distinct from other spaces within the venue.
● Elizabeth Suite
This event space has a banquet capacity between 20 to 60 guests. In a dinner and dance setting, the venue can still accommodate between 20 to 60 guests. In the case of a cocktail event, the Elizabeth Suite can cater between 30 to 80 guests. Opening up from the staircase of the original mansion, Elizabeth Suite is a boutique drawing-room that comes with a panoramic view of the golf course and the landscapes nearby. Just adjacent to the event space is the outdoor cocktail terrace, which is soaked in ample natural light, elegant chandeliers, and authentic timber panelling, transforming this event space into a superior room, ideal for private functions. The unmistakably French windows and doors, pewter gilded mirrors, crystal chandeliers, and the beautiful duck egg blue colour palette make this boutique outdoor cocktail terrace venue a dreamlike setting couples to take their wedding vows.
● Oatlands Chateau
With a Banquet capacity between 320 to 660 guests, Oatlands Chateau is quite a massive space. Even in a dinner-dance setting, the venue can easily accommodate between 320 to 580 guests. In a cocktail style setting, the event space can host between 480 to 780 guests. Perfect for a statement event, Oatlands Chateau comprises brilliant Roman-era inspired pillars, an elaborate iron canopy and sandstone bench seats. This graceful set-up lends itself well to romantic and auspicious ceremonies, and even cocktail events.
● Rose Garden
With a Banquet capacity between 60 to 80 guests and an extended capacity between 50 to 140 guests in a cocktail-style setting, it is another massive event space within Oatlands House wedding venue. With the elegant backdrop of the manor, majestic French-style water fountains, pictorial gardens, and expansive views of the golf course, the Rose Garden has everything one might want in a wedding ceremony venue.
● Enchanted Garden
This event space has a banquet capacity between 40 to 80 guests, whereas the venue can easily accommodate between 120 to 280 guests in a cocktail-style setup. With the Garden Ballroom just adjacent to this venue, Enchanted Garden can be utilised as an intimate space, where blissful wedding ceremonies and other gatherings can take place. The staple of this venue is the original sandstone water feature, which is set against the backdrop of the beautiful vines. Perfectly complementing with this ethereal beauty of the manor, the palms and landscaped topiaries turn this event space into a cinematic landscape.
● The Vineyard
Similar to a French vineyard, Oatlands House has its very own Tuscany to offer guests. The serene, beautiful, and breathtaking scenery of the vineyard, open up a surreal world for the guests to enjoy their big day. The picturesque vineyard is an idyllic setting for romantic unions. Guests can choose to host an elegant luncheon, merry cocktail event, or only a dinner under the stars, the Vineyard offers a perfect setting, regardless of the kind of event.
● The venue provides ample space, as it is spread across 5 acres of estate.
● There are several outdoor spaces, where meticulously manicured and landscaped gardens present an ideal environment for wedding ceremonies.
● There is a Seasonal vineyard on-site, making the venue even more picturesque.
● The venue is surrounded by the sprawling international golf course.
● On-site parking spaces and a smoking area are available.
● There is an expert wedding team to assist couples with the planning of the whole wedding process.
● The venue is wheelchair-accessible.
● Professional stylists from Event Couture help couples to design a remarkable wedding experience.
● Couples can choose stylish centrepieces, table decors and even their wedding cake that best suit them with the help of Event Couture styling studio.
● There is the availability of Grand foyer with a decorative fireplace and even a Cobblestone courtyard.
The catering arrangements vary depending upon the event space being chosen by the clients. Each event space offers unique food and beverage menus, couture event styling, and planning choices.
Some event spaces offer a full-blown Butler experience where the guests would be paired with a Butler, who would be in charge of providing a personalised gourmet menu and selecting wines from the Oatlands House cellars.
The historic architecture of the Oatland House is perfectly complemented by the exceptional services being offered by the venue. With modern amenities and delectable cuisines, the excellent kitchen team and the in-house styling team makes sure every little detail is paid proper attention. With a pictorial setting and spectacular views, Oatlands House is a truly unique event venue in Sydney. More information about this distinctly singular venue can be found right here, along with pricing details, by filling the brief form provided below.