Hidden away from the bustle of the city, among the 150-year-old Holm Oaks, Ilex stays true to the rich origins and beauty of the breathtaking Christchurch Botanic Gardens. Situated at the centre of this world-renowned site, along the banks of the Avon River, Ilex event spaces are designed to complement the nature around us. This is a secluded sanctuary in the heart of Christchurch.
From design through to service, we’re passionate about creating unique event experiences with effortless attention to detail. Offering full sensory journeys inspired by our vibrant backdrop, Ilex is renowned for delivering some of Christchurch’s most iconic events.