The Plettenberg Wedding Packages

At The Plettenberg, we make wedding dreams come true! Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life. This is why it is important to make it everything you have ever dreamed of, therefore; a flawless execution is so important.

It all starts with the perfect location; situated amid unrivaled scenery, with views of the ocean, mountains, and endless stretches of golden beaches; along the scenic Garden Route. The Plettenberg is just that and more; simply spectacular. The Plettenberg‘s event coordinators are passionate experts in imagining unforgettable and magical weddings. We will assist you in creating a truly memorable, tailor-made wedding day for you and your wedding party.

With that belief in mind; The Plettenberg designs a wedding experience around four key elements; exceptional service, unique setting, world-class cuisine, and wine plus of course; exquisite accommodation.

The Plettenberg celebrates a culture of impeccable hospitality and passionate service and extends a warm and authentic welcome to all. The exceptionally well-trained team offers a genuine service with great attention to detail that is intuitive and never obtrusive. Behind the scenes we will attend to all the details; no matter how small; from your accommodation to the ceremony and reception, as well as everything in between.

Situated on a rocky headland, The Plettenberg overlooks miles of golden beach; with views of the Outeniqua Mountains and Formosa Bay; not to forget the area’s abundant marine life. On a clear day from the pool terrace; one can see all the way to Storms River to the left and Robberg to the right. This 180-degree view from a choice of elegant indoor and outdoor venues offers an exquisite setting for any dream wedding.

Garden Route Beach Wedding
Beach wedding celebrations

The Plettenberg Wedding Packages

Number of Guests20 to
40 guests
40 to
50 guests
40 to
80 guests
40 to
80 guests
Cost Per PersonR1 025R1 305R 1 305R 1 525
Brides Dressing Room with Picnic Basket and Bubbly for 4 guests per room.
For the day of the wedding from midday.
Grooms Dressing Room with Picnic Basket and Bubbly for 4 guests per room.
For the day of the wedding from midday.
Venue Setup – Standard Table Linen, Cutlery,
Crockery and Glassware
Ceremony Venue – Roof Terrace or Blue Lounge (chairs & arch)Included
Reception Venue – Seafood Restaurant and Sun TerraceIncluded
Reception Venue – Garden Room at The Blue WingIncluded
Wedding Suite – Including Romantic Turn DownIncluded
option 1*
option 2*
options 1 or 2*
options 1, 2, or 3*

* On inquiry, we will send you the menu options.

Wedding Catering

Culinary delights for your special day. At The Plettenberg, the Executive Chef and Wedding Planner will meet with the bridal couple prior to their wedding day; to ensure the creation of a personalized set menu reflecting both the region and the couple’s personal preferences. Any menu can be designed; from a fine-dining dinner to a champagne breakfast or relaxed lunch.

The Plettenberg Wedding Accommodation

The Plettenberg has 35 x beautifully appointed rooms and suites; as well as two villas; with the most glorious ocean and mountain vistas. We offer something to suit everyone in your wedding party, including families. Any one of the luxury rooms is an ideal honeymoon suite, offering the ultimate in seaside luxury. For more details on accommodation, see The Plettenberg page.

Your wedding guests will receive a very special wedding accommodation discounted rate; up to a 20% discount at the time of reservation; based on the size of the wedding party and the number of rooms booked.

Wedding Couple Accommodation Package Specials

Before or after the wedding, as the bridal couple, come and spoil yourselves with a stay at The Plettenberg.

Wedding Couple Accommodation Packages

Prices on request

Formosa Bay

Stay for 3 nights in one of The Plettenberg’s Luxury Double Rooms with Sea Views and you will receive a complimentary 90-minute Spa Package for two. Overlooking the gorgeous Plettenberg Bay and surrounding ocean; the Luxury Double Rooms with Sea View each offer their own perspective of the area. This package also offers a romantic turndown and private dining experience for 2.

Black Oystercatcher

Stay for 4 nights in a luxurious Premier Suite and receive a complimentary dinner in the restaurant. Each Premier Suite offers a view over the surrounding area, which can be enjoyed from a private step-out balcony opening up through French doors. Also included in this package is a complimentary bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne with a romantic turndown.

Pansy Shell

Stay for 5 nights in a beautiful Suite and receive the first night free. With tasteful decor inspired by the surrounding views of Plettenberg Bay, the Suites each offer an individual palette for guests to enjoy. Included in this package is a private dinner in our wine cellar with a personalized menu.

The Plettenberg Wedding Venues

There is a variety of unique settings for you to say “I do” in the stunning outdoor and indoor areas. Choose a venue at the hotel or the beach.

The Plettenberg Beach Wedding
Wedding Venues and capacities

The Sun Terrace And Summer Lounge

This space is situated at the main hotel and overlooks the sprawling Lookout Beach, with the Tsitsikamma mountain range framing the scene in the distance. The view is magnificent, with magical sunset skies.

All venues offer secure parking and natural light. The Blue Lounge and Garden Room have wheelchair access. All venues have a foyer except the Sand Bar.

VenueCeremonyCocktail ReceptionBanquet ReceptionSea Views
Sand Bar30
Sun Terrace4040Yes
Blue Lounge4040
Roof Terrace8080Yes
Garden Room4040Yes

Restaurant At The Plettenberg

Light, bright, and airy this restaurant makes for a fairytale reception venue. The décor reflects its seaside location, bringing the sand, beach, and sea inside to compliment the views of the ocean radiating out to eternity.

The Plettenberg Wedding Restaurant Venue
Restaurant Wedding Venue

The Roof Terrace

Overlooking the iconic main pool at The Plettenberg where the two blues melt into one, the Roof Terrace is the perfect wedding ceremony venue. This open-air space and with the ocean as the backdrop is the perfect place to say “I do”. This area can accommodate up to 120 guests with a marquee tent.

Garden Route Wedding Venue
The Roof Terrace

The Garden Room

The Garden Room in The Blue Wing is a perfect reception area for a small wedding celebration. This intimate venue’s design allows the outside to spill in, with ocean views and magic sunset skies as well as the twinkling cosmos to admire as night gathers.

Plettenberg Destination Wedding
Blue Wing Garden Room / Lounge

Blue Wing Terrace

Tucked away opposite the main hotel, the private Blue Wing Terrace is a great venue for more intimate ceremonies. It overlooks Robberg Nature Reserve, the Lookout Rocks, and the Tsitsikamma mountain range, with seemingly endless ocean views. This area can accommodate 50 guests (standing).

Plettenberg Bay Destination Wedding
Blue Wing Terrace

Wine Cellar Wedding for 2

The private wine cellar is just the place for an intimate, secret ceremony. We’ll warm the cellar with candles, the light bouncing off our collection of South Africa’s finest wines. We will also decorate the room with fresh flowers, to add fragrance and a touch of romance.

This area can accommodate only two guests.