Want to hire a world-class beachfront venue? Our brand-new Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service facility is a magical spot for your wedding, conference, meeting, birthday bash or get-together!  Please click here to enquire about booking our venue.

Our venue sits beside one of the best beaches in the world and has been rebuilt with an emphasis on creating an idyllic, stylish function venue.

With a large deck and 110-seated capacity function room, the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service club is the ultimate spot for your event, tucked into the embracing folds of Mauao with the sound of waves providing the ultimate soundtrack.

With options to hire meeting rooms, the main function room and the upstairs function room there is sure to be something to meet your needs.

Main Function Room

Nestled under Mauao and right on the edge of Mt Maunganui Main Beach, this is surely the Bay’s most special venue for hire.  Seating up to 110 guests this space is bathed in light with breathtaking views over the beach and out to sea.  A large deck brings the outdoors in and invites the sound of breaking waves.  A dedicated bar and restaurant-style caterers kitchen make this the perfect place for a wedding or other large gathering.

Facilities include:

  • 110 guests seated, 180 cocktail.
  • 16 rectangular tables 2.4 x 0.75m (8 people)
  • 110 Contemporary quality chairs
  • Lectern
  • 75-inch large screen LCD
  • Integrated sound system for background music and wireless microphone
  • Wi-fi access
  • Whiteboard & flipchart stands.
  • Air-conditioning + large deck.
  • Glassware.

Upstairs Venue

A view from the top – this function room offers a premium venue overlooking the waters edge.

Steeped with the history of Mt Maunganui’s lifesaving club, this space delivers breathtaking views with an intimate feel.  With a small deck area leading off the room this venue is perfect for smaller weddings, community events, and family celebrations.  Also available for daytime events and corporate gatherings, subject to availability.

Note: Booking of this venue is subject to availability based on club operational activities which take precedence, and prior bookings for the accommodation floor. Also note there is no disabled access for the upstairs rooms.

Facilities include:

  • 50 guests seated, 80 cocktail
  • Cafe style tables 0.75 x 0.75m (4 people)
  • Contemporary quality chairs
  • 65-inch Large screen LCD
  • Integrated sound system for background music
  • Data projector available for hire
  • Wi-fi access
  • Whiteboard & flipchart stands
  • Double doors onto patio

Board Room

Our versatile board room provides a space to work, present or network.  Flexible set-up options to meet your needs in a central and beautiful environment.  Make use of Mauao right next door for some fresh air and exercise between work sessions.  Self-catering or on-site catering options available and break-out areas with a sea view can also be arranged.

  • Long boardroom table seating for 12 guests
  • Wi-fi access
  • Whiteboard
  • 55" Large LCD screen
  • Contemporary quality chairs
  • Tea and Coffee facilities
  • Airconditioning