Situated in the heart of the garden city, Rydges Latimer Christchurch boasts spacious in-hotel conference facilities and a refined setting for functions and celebratory events.
With a collection of light-filled and adaptable spaces - Rydges Latimer hosts conferences, conventions, seminars, training days, weddings, receptions and social gatherings of up to 400 attendees. From the ballroom to the boardroom, these spaces offer integrated AV technology and complimentary Wi-Fi to ensure seamless productivity or leisure. The knowledgeable team of event professionals will assist in the planning and actioning of your event - from culinary selections and decorative nuances to itineraries and beyond. Impress your guests with a harmonious and streamlined experience at Rydges Latimer. Or, take your event to Bloody Mary's bar & restaurant inside Rydges Latimer. Nestled in the heart of Christchurch, Bloody Mary’s stands as an exceptional venue, showcasing a curated selection of Canterbury's finest produce. It seamlessly blends the roles of a steakhouse, brasserie, and bar, all enhanced by a hidden whisky library and an exclusive private dining enclave. Hugh’s Whisky Library, a cocoon of sophistication, comfortably hosts up to 30 guests, providing an impeccable setting for meetings or intimate dinners. The expansive Master Ridley’s Private Dining Hall can accommodate up to 70 attendees, making it ideal for grander gatherings. For those seeking an elevated dining affair, the Chef’s Table beckons a select 10 guests. Meanwhile, The Brasserie offers an atmosphere of refined privacy, catering to groups of up to 50 guests. Central to Bloody Mary’s ethos is its unwavering commitment to orchestrating culinary experiences that transcend expectations. Your culinary journey is an open canvas, offering options ranging from à la carte to buffet, cocktails to roaming menus. Amidst these choices, Bloody Mary’s emerges as the quintessential Christchurch venue, renowned for crafting bespoke events that weave unforgettable memories.