Jonah’s is one of Australia’s most spectacular ocean retreats located at Whale Beach on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.
Perched high above Whale Beach and minutes to Palm Beach, Jonah’s offers a unique location, breathtaking views, first-class service and total luxury that will leave you & your guests with a truly memorable experience of your special day.
We chat to the team to find out more about this stunning waterside venue.
What type of venue is Jonah’s?
Jonah’s is an iconic destination on Sydney’s Northern Beaches renowned for its luxury boutique accommodation, hatted restaurant, award-winning wine list and of course, spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. Perched high on the clifftop above Whale Beach, the venue offers premium wedding packages with expert Events Coordinators for couples seeking a seamless wedding day that their guests will remember for a lifetime.
What spaces are available for weddings?
The tranquil cliff top garden is the perfect space for ceremonies, pre-reception drinks, canapés, photo shoots or simply to relax with guests to take in the sprawling ocean views.
Located on the main level of the hotel, the Jonah’s Terrace is ideal for weddings of up to 48 guests. The space was designed with glass bi-fold doors that can be opened up to create an airy, alfresco dining feel. The Terrace lends itself perfectly to smaller intimate weddings.
Booking Jonah’s Restaurant for your wedding gives exclusive access to the entire property including the cliff top lawn, balcony, terrace, bar and restaurant areas for the entire duration of the wedding. With wrap-around glass windows to frame the stunning ocean views, and a space that caters for parties of up to 122 guests, Jonah’s restaurant is the ultimate wedding venue for a special celebration. Exclusively yours, the events team will be dedicated to ensuring you receive the best in quality dining, service & attention to detail.
Do you offer packages?
We offer a selection of food and beverage packages designed by our talented Executive Chef and Head Sommelier, who work together to create harmonious menus, pairing exquisite food with prestigious wines. Both the restaurant and wine list have won multiple awards over the years so you can be sure that you are in the best of hands. Packages range from cocktail receptions to sit down banquets.
Start the honeymoon early with a stay in a luxury Ocean Retreat room the night of your wedding. The eleven rooms in the boutique hotel have all been recently renovated featuring every comfort that could be desired. The rooms are designed to reflect the unique outdoor surroundings, bringing the cool, freshness of the ocean inside with strategically placed mirrors and light, airy décor.
Drawing inspiration from coastal Hamptons and French Riviera living, an old-world feel meets contemporary design with hand laid artisan parquetry flooring, gold fleck wallpaper, natural linen fibres and luxurious detailing including hand crafted wall panelling, rain shower heads, custom built furniture, and the latest technology in entertainment. Visit the Jonah’s website to find out more about the accommodation packages to transform your wedding night into an extended honeymoon.
How do you get to Jonah's?
Jonah’s is located less than a 50 minute drive from the Sydney CBD and just a 20 minute flight from Rose Bay with Sydney Seaplanes. Arriving by sea plane is a unique experience that offers jaw dropping views of Sydney Harbour and the Pittwater area upon landing.