Venue Hire Utu mo te Wā

Antrim House is a a unique venue set in its own grounds in the centre of Wellington city. It is just a couple of minutes stroll away from the central business district and its amenities.   Situated back from the street and removed from downtown bustle, it provides a peaceful setting for meetings and private functions during normal business hours.

The Hannah Room (the former drawing room) is available for hire for business meetings.

Festivities at Antrim
A versatile space only moments from downtown. Image: NZHPTexpand/collapse


Wheelchair access is available at rear of building to the ground floor only. 

The board room table seats 16 guests for boardroom-style business meetings.  The table can be readily dismantled to provide seating for 40 theatre-style.

Car parking is available at nearby public parking buildings.


  • Electronic whiteboard*
  • Overhead projector and screen*
  • Flipchart paper and stand
* hire charge applies


We work closely with a number of very experienced and professional catering companies who are familiar with the facilities available at Antrim House.  

We would be delighted to assist you with arrangements for refreshments. Call the Receptionist to discuss your requirements.

You may prefer to make your own arrangements for catering, but we recommend strongly that your caterer visits Antrim House well before your function to view our facilities.


Please contact the Receptionist for up-to-date costs, an information pack including our Terms of Agreement, and to discuss your requirements. We look forward to hearing from you, and working with you to ensure the success of your function.

Antrim House
tel: (04) 472 4341
fax: (04) 499 0669

  • Meeting room at Antrim House

    Ideally suited to small business meetings, seminars and presentations, the meeting table can be flexibly configured. Image: Heritage New Zealand

  • Board room set for dining

    A perfect spot for small private functions during the day. Image: Heritage New Zealand

  • Wedding photos

    A classy - and classic - place for wedding and other special occasion photography.  

  • View of meeting room

    The fireplace in the Hannah Room, although not original to the house, features motifs from Sir Walter Scott's novels. Image: Heritage New Zealand