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The Wigram Base Hotel is one of Christchurch's most historic venues, the Harvard Bar & Bistro is also located on site and is open to the public daily from Tuesday to Sunday.

The original RNZAF Base Wigram Officers Mess was built in 1938, it served officers of Royal New Zealand Air Force Base Wigram for decades. During its time it would see royal visits, dining ins, graduation parties, dinners and events for International delegations.

We pride ourselves on flexibility and our ability to adapt to your requirements, from conferences, weddings to formal dinners we have something to suit your style and budget. Our full scale commercial kitchen and professional management team have years of experience in the industry, looking after both big and small events so you can be confident you're in good hands.

Should you have any special requests please don't hesitate to discuss these with our in house team. Feel free to come in for a coffee, cold beverage or to simply look around the grounds and historic buildings and discuss how best we can assist you.

Viewings of the venue for weddings and events is by appointment only.

At the Wigram Hotel, we do not offer BYO or self cater options. 


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Want to know more or to book a viewing?
Send us a message, give us a call! We would love to hear from you!
If you would like to book a table at the Harvard Bar, please send it via the dedicated page. 
 Phone: 03 341 5910
14 Henry Wigram Drive, Wigram 8042

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