Meetings and Events

New Plymouth’s leading conference venue

Novotel New Plymouth Taranaki is New Plymouth’s leading conference venue with multiple meeting spaces for your special event. Allow our friendly and professional events team provide expert guidance for your special event, conference, meeting or seminar.

We care about the success of each individual event, no matter the size, style or type of function. Let our team take care of you and your event from the planning stages right through to the event itself. The dedicated team are here to help and make the whole process easy and seamless.


We have a delectable range of menu options, whether it’s a intimate morning tea or a large three course seated dinner, we can create a bespoke menu with your event in mind.

Our head chef Richard Ponder and the whole food and beverage team are dedicated to delivering only the best, we welcome the opportunity to work with you, and look forward to hearing from you soon.


Please check out our event spaces below:

Business Meeting Space – Several options from private rooms to complimentary areas throughout the hotel, for small business meetings

The Waitangi Room – The largest room we have catering up to 160 seated or 250 cocktail style

Te Atiawa Room – The perfect private board room for important meetings, seating available up to 10 people

Haukai Bistro & Bar – If you weren’t looking for a private room, but would like to organise a meal for a group, our fantastic set menu options make organising a breeze

The Piano Lounge – Perfect for a relaxed get together for up to 30 people

Business Meeting

Business meeting? We have you covered. Private areas available or use our lobby to have your meeting over a coffee or cold beverage.

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Waitangi Room

The Waitangi Room offers an in built bar, natural lighting, in-built AV system and doors opening onto a decking area. The room can be set up in banquet, theatre, class room or cocktail style.

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Te Atiawa Room

The Te Atiawa Room offers whiteboard, air con and TV connectivity with ability to hook up to a lap top. It is ideal for board meetings, planning sessions and small meetings for up to twelve.

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Haukai Bistro & Bar

Haukai Bistro & Bar If you didn’t want to hire one of our private areas, our fantastic restaurant is the perfect space for a relaxed…

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Piano Lounge

The Piano Lounge Our Piano lounge is the perfect space for a small – medium gathering. This space is situated next to our Governors restaurant,…

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