Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
A historic house and gardens set on a seven acre reserve at the top end of Trafalgar Street.
Nestled in seven acres of beautiful woodlands and gardens, Fairfield House is one of Nelson's most prestigious historic homes. Its spacious verandas and unique observation tower have gracefully overlooked the city since 1872. Now, lovingly restored to its former glory, Fairfield House stands as a unique tribute to community activism. It is, in so many ways, close to the very heart of Nelson.
Today, this heritage house is available for hire as the perfect venue for any occasion. Its beauty, warmth and grandeur are yours to enjoy.
Fairfield House has significant venue flexibility with a range of beautiful rooms & spaces available for hire, all of which have wheelchair access: The rooms are all light and airy and have views to trees and gardens.
Choose from the Ballroom (12mt x 6mt ) wooden floor, seat 90 theatre style
The Gallery ( 9mts x 5mts), wooden floor, seat 40 theatre style
Kitchen, well stocked, groups can self cater or catering can be arranged.
Sanctuary Meeting Room ( 5mt x 4mt ) carpeted, tea making facilities.
Sheltered spiral bricked courtyard & large landscaped Meadow.
There are whiteboards and a data projector onsite and comfortable chairs and trestle tables.