Looking for the best wedding venues in Stellenbosch and the Cape Winelands? Look no further. We have some amazing wedding venue options listed below for you to choose from. Stellenbosch is a truly picturesque town, with awe-inspiring views of the Simonsberg mountains and green vineyards and oak trees all around. It is no wonder this is such a popular wedding location in the Western Cape.
There are plenty of well-known wine estates in the Stellenbosch region, so if you are looking for a vineyard wedding venue this is the place for you. Alternatively, there are luxury hotels or historical farm venues to consider. Contact any of the vendors below for more details on their wedding packages, prices and availability. If you are not sure where to start, have a look at our tips on how to choose a venue.
Wine Estates by the hundreds are littered around and on the foothills of the mountains that surround this picturesque town that started on the banks of the Eerste River. Cape Dutch Manor houses, age-old homesteads, and barns have been beautifully restored to form world-class wedding venues. The manicured gardens and lawns of these estates have become a favourite for outdoor wedding ceremonies. Imagine your vows being exchanged under majestic old oak trees and a Bedouin-style tent erected for a wedding reception under the stars.
Photo opportunities are plentiful, with vineyards, barns, the stunning gardens, farm reservoirs and the towering mountains all being utilised as backdrops.
Cape Dutch gables, high ceilings, large wooden paned windows and wooden floors are all characteristics of the Cape Dutch architectural style that most of the Manor houses were built in. These amazing homes are now transformed into wedding venues, boutique guesthouses, bridal and groom preparation suites as well as wedding guest accommodation.
The natural romantic atmosphere of Stellenbosch is hard to beat and that is why these venues are so sought after. In recent years, these venues have rocketed in popularity as a destination wedding choice among international couples getting married.