Taste Of Nelson

Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Nelson is one of the best places in New Zealand for conferences and events. Nelson’s temperate climate and lovely sunny days make this ideal location to hold your next conference. Nelson is famous for its sunshine, beaches, mountains, national park, culture and hospitality. Rutherford Hotel Nelson – A Heritage Hotel boasts a beautiful Outdoor Courtyard area which will provide a superb outdoor dining experience which will compliment your conference perfectly!

Book a full day conference with accommodation between the 1st October 2018 and 31st March 2019 to receive complimentary use of the outdoor courtyard for an evening function.


  • Includes 6 x Bar Leaners and Black Tablecloths
  • Customised Evening Menu from a special price of $65.00* per person – click here to view menu
  • Décor and theming can be arranged separately and at an additional cost according to client’s requirements

Quote 'COURTYARD SPECIAL' at time of initial enquiry.

Please contact Chanelle Du Rand, Conference and Events Sales Manager at the Rutherford Hotel on +64 3 546 3001 or email.

*Quote Courtyard Special at time of initial enquiry. Offer is valid for new and existing bookings during these months. Minimum of 50 delegates for conference and accommodation requirement. Maximum of 100 x guests can be accommodated on the Courtyard. Should you have booked the Riwaka Room for your conference, we can extend into this area and accommodate 150 x guests and should you have booked the Maitai 1 room we can extend into this area and accommodate 200 x guests. Booking will require you to order the special evening menu. Subject to availability. Valid 1 October 2018 to 31 March 2019.