Destination… Hopewood… Step into the Secret nest of the Southern Highlands… Established in 1884…
Welcome to our 11-acre private garden residence nestled 90-minutes from Sydney in the township of Bowral. I am Janet Storrier, together with Janelle Potts (Events Manager) & the Hopewood team – we take pride in hosting one of the most memorable moments in our couple’s lives – The Wedding.
We host just a few small handfuls of dream weddings each year for our couples… intimate… romantic… not hundreds… exclusively yours… planning, ceremony, reception & accommodation. We even have a little black book – florists, photographers, cake makers, celebrants, transport options, nearby guest accommodation, stationery + more.
Hopewood is suited for 150 guests. There are several areas around the gardens to hold your ceremony – the wedding lawn, the ruins, hedge maze, and sunken gardens. winter/wet weather options. Discover fine horticulture and sculptures. You must book to view and explore.
The Pavilion is Hopewood’s premier reception area – grand dining, Chukka Bar, Bong Bong Bar & lounge. We work exclusively with renown Sydney caterers – Simon Ekas Catering – tailored to taste. Libations! Hopewood is fully licensed… Lists hand-picked by our certified sommelier (Michael Phipps). Afternoon canapés on the original residence verandahs. Reception in the grand dining room. Evening dancing and dessert downstairs. Stay in the Artist’s Cottage.
Each and every detail.