The Plettenberg Hotel

Beach Venue


Weddings at The Plettenberg Hotel

The Plettenberg, where the horizon meets the sea. This luxury venue is situated on a rocky headland in Plettenberg Bay, along with the famous Garden Route, is the ultimate South African seaside escape. This is a 5-Star luxury hotel and beach wedding venue.

4 Different Venue Areas

Whether you are looking for a grand location for up to 120 guests; a beautiful tucked away terrace for smaller ceremonies; a culinary hotspot to impress your guests with, or a secret hideaway to celebrate à deux – The Plettenberg and our dedicated events team will make your dreams come true.

They offer 4 different settings for your wedding ceremony and reception. From a small indoor ceremony to a large outdoor ceremony with the beach in the background. Their wedding packages include the venue hire, cutlery and crockery, tableware, catering and food, welcome drinks and more. An all-in-one package to make life easier for you.

Or if you are looking for something more intimate, why not consider an elopement.

Elopement Packages include:
  • Wedding Ceremony
  • Two nights luxury accommodation in a Premier Suite
  • Bottle of wine in-room on arrival
  • Full English breakfast in Seafood Restaurant or on the terrace
  • Complimentary Minibar
  • Complimentary WiFi

Wedding Ceremony

Our team will support and assist you in every possible way to ensure your special day is a memorable one.

  • Bouquet & Button Hole
  • Small Wedding Cake
  • Bottle of Villiera MCC Sparkling Wine
  • A photographer who will capture up to 36 photos of your big day


Minister/Marriage Officer – Finding the perfect minister or marriage officiant is a very important and personal task and one might even say that the ceremony spokesperson is the most significant member of your wedding party.  Find your marriage officer on Pink Book.

Accommodation and Honeymoon Destination

The five-star hotel, with its 35 beautifully appointed rooms and two family-style villas, showcases the most breathtaking vistas in Southern Africa, with views of the ocean, mountains and endless stretches of golden sand. Whether you choose one of their entry-level Double Rooms, spacious Premier Suites or exclusive Villas, you can rest assured that you will experience the most stylish and comfortable accommodation.

The exceptional cuisine of The Plettenberg comes courtesy of Group Executive Chef Peter Tempelhoff. Each carefully crafted dish is matched with the finest vintages from their carefully curated wine list and is presented with the charming service they have become synonymous with.

The Plettenberg, The Cellars-Hohenort and The Marine present wonderful honeymoon options for both overseas and local couples. Although unique in design and offering, what combines these three properties is the legacy of the formidable Liz McGrath, who imbued each one of them with an unmistakable sense of style. Whichever hotel you choose, you can expect unique locations, combined with elegantly designed interiors, world-class cuisine, unparalleled service and warm, welcoming staff who will cater to your every need. From romantic turndowns and indulgent couple’s spa treatments to alfresco picnics and intimate private or in-room dining, they will do their utmost to make your honeymoon a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Other Venues in the Liz McGrath Collection

This collection of luxury hotels in South Africa offers amazing wedding venues. Have a look at the Cellars-Hohenort Hotel or the Marine Hotel for more options. They also offer amazing Honeymoon packages for any newlyweds – with special rates if you host the ceremony at their venue too.

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Honeymoon Suite

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Pax 120 | Sleeps 70

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