Fairbairn House

Fairbairn House offers a unique country hilltop location for a garden wedding. With extensive views over Taupo and the Great Lake, this large property has extensive lawns, gardens, patios and decks to cater for approx 50-100 guests.

The Origin of Fairbairn House Fairbairn is a Celtic family name passed down through many generations. ‘Fair-bairn’ means fair child or beautiful child. Jane and Andrew have three adult children, with their two daughters both having Fairbairn as a middle name. The Fairbairn House logo is a circle depicting all four points of the compass, in keeping with the 360 degree views from the property. The vertical pillars represent a Celtic rope supporting the home’s peaked roof. The property commands huge views of Taupo township, Lake Taupo, rolling countryside, and the volcanoes Mounts Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro.

Opening times

Months of operation
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov, Dec


$1,500 - $5,000 (Adult)

The wedding venue rate to hire the property is negotiable according to the number of guests attending and the duration of the wedding and reception. The hirers and their guests will take all reasonable care of the property and its contents, and are responsible should any damage occur.

+64 21 247 0099
Physical address:
Fairbairn House
115 Highland Drive
Acacia Bay