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Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Where is Nutridge Estate located?
A: Nutridge Estate is located inside of the Pu'u Ualaka'a State Park, about a 5 minute drive from the bottom of Round Top Drive, just above the Tantalus lookout. Our beautiful venue is a short 15 minute drive from downtown Honolulu and Waikiki.
Q: What is the maximum number of guests allowed at Nutridge Estate?
A: 300 is the maximum number of guests allowed on property.
Q: What is the minimum number of guests required to host an event at Nutridge Estate?
A: There is no minimum number of guests required.
Q: Are parties able to book overnight stays at the Nutridge Estate?
A: No. Venue bookings will only allow parties to use the property between 8:00am and 10:00pm daily. If you wish to book the estate for a multi-day retreat or event, all event activities must start no earlier than 8:00am and end no later than 10:00pm of each day.
Q: What is the latest time events are allowed to finish?
A: 10:00pm is latest any event is allowed to end. This means that all music and event programs need to be shut off and stopped and breakdown/clean up needs to being.
Q: Are parties required to use Nutridge Estate's preferred vendors?
A: No, parties are not obligated to use our preferred vendors and are free to work with any vendor they wish without any additional fees or penalties. However, preferred vendors are allowed to access the property outside of client contracted rentals times, schedule permitting, without incurring additional vendor set-up hour fees.
Q: Is access/use of the historic Nutridge House included in the site-fee?
A: Yes.Use of the Nutridge House is included in the site-fee, however, its use is restricted to only the bride and bridal party for staging and getting ready purposes. Guests are not allowed to access the inside of the Nutridge House. Bride and bridal party must comply with house rules while using the inside of the Nutridge House.
Q: Are pets allowed on property?
A: Yes. Family pets who will be a part of the bride and grooms ceremony/program are allowed on property as long as there is an individual designated to monitor them at all times. Client is also responsible for picking up after their family pet(s) while on property.
Q: Is there parking?
A: Yes. We have an ample amount of available parking stalls for all events -- enough to accommodate a party of 300 guests. However, parking stalls are located in specific designated areas within the State Park. All parties who book an event at Nutridge are required to hire a professional parking service to manage all guests and vendor vehicles.
Q: Are parties who book an event at Nutridge Estate required to hire a certified wedding or event coordinator?
A: Yes. All events taking place at Nutridge Estate are required to be managed by a certified wedding and/or event coordinator on the day-of the event.
Q: Do you offer tours of the Nutridge Estate?
A: Yes. We offer complementary tours of our venue. Tours are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays between 10:00am and 2:00pm, except on Federal and State holidays. Venue tours are by appointment only. You pay book a tour via our website or by calling us at (808) 533-9016.