Amazing Location

Situated right on the water’s edge of the Coral Sea, Villa Botanica overlooks tranquil Pioneer Bay, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.

Seamless Wedding Planning

We guide you every step of the way and ensure the lead up to your wedding day is an enjoyable and seamless process.

Award Winning Venue

Villa Botanica is a two time winner at the prestigious Australian Bridal Industry awards, voted Best Ceremony Venue and Best Reception Centre in Queensland.

An experience that will stay with you forever.

Nestling among 5 acres of magnificent waterfront gardens, this magical tropical mansion is a treasure trove of extraordinary photo opportunities with its glorious Sea Deck, luxuriant lawns, palm forest, antique backdrops, ponds, fountains, the legendary Cactarium and even a secluded beach.

the exquisite hand carved timber wedding pavilion

The beautiful palm lined and mosaic tiled walkway is the perfect backdrop to make your entrance before taking your vows in the exquisite hand carved timber wedding pavilion.



Sea Deck

Witness the sun dip below the horizon and provide a spectacular display of tropical pinks and purples reflected across the Whitsunday Bay, as you situate yourself on a glamorous, fairy tale-like deck.

beautifully decorated tables sit under a sky of twinkling fairy lights

Overlooking the sea, beautifully decorated tables sit under a sky of twinkling fairy lights. An unforgettable setting. This could well be the most stylish restaurant in the world.

Locations, locations, locations!

Villa Botanica’s expansive grounds allow couples to choose from a world class selection of ceremony and reception locations, including the signature Ceremony Pavilion overlooking the Coral Sea; the landmark Sea Deck with uninterrupted 180 degree ocean views, or a secluded lost-in-the-wilderness beach, for a private ceremony in the sand. The full length verandah of Villa Botanica provides an intimate setting for your reception with seating capacity for up to 74 guests. Alternately, the Sea Deck which can seat 100, can become the ultimate dining room under the stars.

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We worked really, really hard to pay for this day. It was worth every penny. From the very first contact, Villa Botanica TRULY AND WITHOUT DOUBT delivered EVERYTHING we could have imagined, and an astonishing deal more.

Cassie & Rowen ~ 3/10/2014


To future brides who are thinking of booking this venue, DO IT… this team will look after you so well that you will be on cloud 9 for months to come and only have happy memories to look back on from your perfect day.

Toni & Ben ~ 17/07/2016

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