Our Reception Venues

Every couple is different, every love is different, and each of our venue options provide completely different styles of space, just waiting for our couples to put in their own personal touch in order to create something as unique as themselves.

The notable consistencies that tie these venues together harmoniously, is the one committed team of wedding professionals and enthusiasts, the high-quality service and dedication you will receive, and the waterfront views of the enchanting Whitsundays coast.


Lure offers a unique and sophisticated water-front venue with world-class views over Coral Sea Marina.

The venue is divided into four areas yet together create one stunning multi-purpose wedding reception venue is the perfect space for all sizes of weddings, from intimate to larger groups. Earthy and elegant, Lure incorporates a natural nautical theme which is in keeping with its surroundings within the marina.

An exceptional feature in this reception venue is the expansive water-front balcony. Enjoy this unique space for pre-dinner champagne and canapes or simply relax and experience the warm sea-breezes which make this balcony such a unique and special place.

Lure guarantees stunning water vistas with extended views over the Whitsunday Islands, plus the twinkling of both stars and marina lights once the sun has gone down. Contemporary, modern and with elements of tropical luxury, Lure offers a unique and nautically themed wedding option for those looking for elegance, sophistication and style.

Lure Quadrant Room

The Lawn

The Lawn at the hotel at Coral Sea Marina Resort is one of the most picturesque and popular Whitsunday wedding venues. Having been catching the eyes of couples for years, this spectacular setting is an ‘Oldie but a Goodie’ in our eyes… And it is not too hard to understand why!

The manicured green lawns, set against the azure hues of the Coral Sea, inspires the feeling of wandering upon a tropical oasis. Just a short convenient stroll down from your hotel room, the lawn is conveniently located for all your guests – proving you don’t need to wander far to discover paradise.

Perfect for groups of all sizes, from intimate settings to elaborate events – The lawn is both expansive and beautifully private, creating the most welcoming of spaces regardless of guest-list.

Dine, Drink, Dance – all under the stars and the swaying palm trees dressed in twinkling fairy lights and lanterns. The ocean breeze will cool your guests on our tropical evenings and the sound of the waves lapping is the most natural and beautiful of audio backdrops.

Lure Sandglass Room

The Jetty

The iconic Jetty, floating above the bright Coral Sea, is a venue like no other. With water below and stars above, you will feel fully submersed in all the magic that the Whitsundays has to offer as a destination.

Suited perfectly for larger groups for a cocktail menu, or smaller groups for a wonderfully intimate seated affair, the Jetty provides a setting entirely unique from anything else in the Whitsundays.

With a fresh bright feel, the space itself is a beautiful blank canvas just waiting for you to stamp your own spectacular personality and own special love to create magical moments whilst hovering over the glistening waters.

Lure Waterfront Balcony

The Nautilus Room

This large space nestled within the hotel offers an expansive space for larger wedding groups to really enjoy!

With glamorous and elegant décor, the space can be transformed into a romantic ballroom, with it’s very own dancefloor, hanging chandelier and soft atmospheric lighting. The private outdoor terrace provides refreshing ocean breezes to be enjoyed throughout the evening as welcomed breaks between the dancing and celebrations.

With a slightly later conclusion time in comparison to the hotel’s outdoor venues, the air-conditioned Nautilus Room becomes a welcoming venue where all your guests can merge together as one, in the one room, yet with all the space and comfort that a larger function room can provide.

Stepping out of the door, and you are on the doorstep of your accommodation and back into the Whitsundays night air. The convenience of the Nautilus Room is one that catches the eye of many couples searching for their perfect fit.

The Clipper Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Ticking all the boxes you could wish, The Clipper Restaurant & Lounge has so much to offer: Overlooking the glimmering pool, the lush tropical lawn, and out towards the Coral Sea, twinkling marina, Whitsunday Islands, and beyond… Combine this with the benefit of feeling completely outdoors yet fully undercover, and having your accommodation the shortest of distances away (without stepping foot outside).

The Clipper Restaurant & Lounge is enjoyed by marina resort guests, visitors and locals regularly, thanks to the fantastically scrumptious menu and the pristine location and views. As it is a solid favourite and so popular, we can’t help but offer it also for our couples big day as well.

For smaller groups, non-sole use is available, or alternatively you can look to hire out the whole space just for yourselves. Needing minimal assistance to look fantastic, this particular space has all the elegance a wedding deserves, yet with an atmosphere that reflects the relaxed Whitsundays way of life.

Lure Waterfront Balcony

The Gazebo

The private gazebo, perched on the edge of The Lawn out towards the ocean, is a secluded nook hidden away from it all and provides the perfect space to have an intimate dinner or celebration as just the two of you, or with your nearest and dearest.

The Gazebo suits a couple on their own beautifully, or can seat up to six guests, for beautifully intimate moments.

Just because it’s small, does not mean it isn’t spectacular. The Gazebo comes with your own private wait staff, flickering fairy lights above, a romantic centerpiece and those extra touches to make sure your special day is commemorated properly.

Pick your menu and order in advance, or keep things casual and order from the restaurant on the night. It has all the magic, without the formality, and truly is a heavenly haven for your special day.