Welcoming a new addition to the family is an exciting time, and what better way to celebrate than with a baby shower? Finding the perfect venue for this special occasion can be challenging, but there is no shortage of options in a vibrant city like Sydney.
Whether looking for a cozy and intimate setting or a spacious and luxurious venue, Sydney has something for every taste and budget. In this article, we’ll list our top five Sydney baby shower venues that will make your celebration a memorable and enjoyable experience for everyone involved.
Your baby shower can (and should) be a memorable and meaningful event. The perfect venue ensures this, and The Winery in Surry Hills is a standout choice. Make your baby shower a fanciful affair that will leave a lasting impression on your guests at Sydney CBD’s only wine laneway. The Winery’s eye-catching and distinctive atmosphere sets it apart from other venues.
For larger baby showers, you can go big and exclusively hire the entire venue, gaining access to all of the unique and luxurious surroundings. However, if you plan on having a more intimate celebration, the Level One and Mezzanine areas can handle seated or cocktail-style functions with an intimate atmosphere perfect for opening some cute gifts.
The Garden Room is a lush and inviting space that always looks great in photos and gets your guests closer to nature, or you can enjoy a sit-down meal in the Private Dining Room (complete with a private bar). The delectable and flavourful Euro-inspired menu perfectly complements a glass of vino and is a truly memorable dining experience that amplifies the celebration with your friends and loved ones. Try the Bring Me Food and La Di Da share menus that have a variety of options to satisfy every palate.
There are two options at this venue, but more on that later. For the main location, Little Pearl Bar is a stunning beachside spot with customisable spaces that will help you enjoy a baby shower to remember. Located across from the golden sands of Manly Beach, Little Pearl Bar is a winner just for its ocean views alone!
The Beach Bar has a private bar and balcony overlooking Manly Beach, well-suited to larger groups who want a vibrant atmosphere. The Waterside Suites also have private balconies with views of the beach but offer a more intimate feel for a smaller and more relaxed gathering. The beach creates a serene and calming atmosphere which is amazing for a sit-down dinner and great conversation (possibly even some parenting tips).
The Northside is another private space that offers an alfresco dining experience, and you can head inside to the Dining Room for something a little cozier. All of these spots are well crafted to help you enjoy Little Pearl offers the Hawker-style share plates that pair perfectly with the cocktail menu. Inspired by Asian cuisine, this menu is meant to be with friends and family, the ideal accompaniment for a great baby shower!
Kingsleys Woolloomooloo is another waterfront location in Sydney, this time swapping the beach for the river. This spot is well known for its expansive seafood menu and exceptional wine list. Kingsleys has earned become the go-to spot for Sydneysiders who have special occasions to celebrate, making it perfect for your baby shower.
With a range of event spaces, Kingsleys can handle anything up to 200 guests (by booking the entire venue); this gives you access to both indoor and outdoor spaces and all of the stunning views of Sydney Harbour. For smaller groups, the Private Dining Room is the best spot for a sit-down meal with up to 24 guests. Don’t worry; this luxurious location still has those wonderous harbour views.
The Mezzanine is a private function space that can accommodate up to 76 guests overlooking Sydney Harbour, and the outdoor terrace is also available for a more significant seated or cocktail-style event. Whichever you choose, Kingsleys Woolloomooloo makes for a beautiful baby shower venue for you and your friends – we think you’ll also be particularly happy with the dessert menu as well; trust us!
Now it’s time to discuss Little Pearl Bar’s second baby shower option, their Beach Suites Exclusive. If you love luxury and elegance, this is the option for you. The opulent and sophisticated decor and plush furnishings of the Beach Suites are stunning, and you’ll be celebrating right on the beachfront of Manly Beach.
Hang out on the balcony for views of the ocean waters and beach while celebrating with privacy and exclusivity. Little Pearl Bar’s Beach Suites allow you and your guests to relax, unwind and catch up in a space that can comfortably hold up to 140 people. Fully equipped with audio-visual gear, the Beach Suites give you access to all of Little Pearl Bar’s service, menu, and drinks list.
Little Pearl Bar’s Beach Suites take your baby shower celebrations up a notch and let you enjoy the most luxurious day at the beach you and your group have ever had!
While it may seem like we are on a bit of a waterfront venue theme, we just can’t go past stunning water views, fresh cocktails, and delicious food as the ultimate baby shower combination! Henleys has all of these and bites from Executive Chef Jason Roberson to ensure your taste buds are as happy as your eyes!
Located on King St Wharf, Henley’s has two levels of flexible spaces, ideal for a baby shower gathering. The Beer Garden is perfect for a cocktail-style event, with views of the ferries and yachts around Darling Harbour. Alternatively, the Inside Ground is a semi-private space with direct access to the bar and beer garden and a great spot for a sit-down meal.
If you’re looking to host a larger event, the Ground Floor Exclusive and Upstairs spaces combine indoor and outdoor seating, an exclusive bar, and access to the Beer Garden, and booking the entire venue is also on offer if you are throwing the ultimate baby shower!
By reading this article, you have saved some time! We’ve already shortlisted Sydney’s best baby shower venues for you; now you just need to pick your favourite. The good news is that you can’t really go wrong with any of them!
Australian Venue Co. is proud to offer stunning spaces with expert event teams that make the organisation of gatherings, like baby showers, super easy. So you can kick back, enjoy the time with your family and friends, and trust that we have everything taken care of. You’re in for a great party!
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