Magical Country Weddings
If you are looking to marry in the country somewhere simple, authentic and beautiful, Fynbos Estate is your place. We provide a flow of space for happy and relaxed celebrations while committed to quality in every aspect of the event.
With many lovely farm spaces to use, you can marry in the garden or old cellar, then have post-ceremony eats and drinks in the farmhouse gardens, before finally moving to the Pavilion, the Cellar or De Perdestal for your reception. And everywhere you look there are gardens, vineyards, olive groves and the beautiful backdrop of the mountain nature reserve.
We limit the number of weddings we host, and never host more than one wedding at a time, so each celebration is personal and carefully co-ordinated with attention to detail. In keeping with the spirit of the farm, the food and wine – catered according to your wishes - are delicious!
Best of all, Fynbos is a perfect location for an extended wedding. Guests can be together in a relaxed way for a longer period - eating delicious food, drinking outstanding wine, moving between various lovely spaces.
- Four beautiful venues to choose from
- Venue cost includes more than one venue
- Exclusive wedding
(We never have more than one wedding a weekend)
- Capacity: 30 to 150 guests
(from 100 upwards a hired tent is used).
- Weddings under 30 guests on enquiry
- Accommodation for up to 45 sharing overnight guests.
- Catering: various menu options.
- Self- or part catering options available.
- In-house Wedding Co-ordinator available.
- Own (Dragonridge) wines and bubbly.
- Everything provided except flowers and décor.
- Various packages available (short to long).
The beautiful gardens offer many different tranquil and beautiful locations for outdoor ceremonies. Should you want to marry indoors, the Old Cellar offers an old-world atmosphere and can accommodate up to 80 seated.
Depending on the time of year and your numbers, you may also marry in the vineyards or, if you are after a taste of adventure and your numbers are very small, the top of the mountain offers spectacular views that stretch from Table Mountain all the way to the Drakenstein range.
Choose between three magical venues, each with its own special character and ambience.
The Garden Pavilion has beautiful wooden floors, awnings for bad weather and stunning views. (80 guests, with a dance floor, up to 150 with nomadic tent extension).
The Old Cellar is a lovely old structure with thick walls, teak beams and high wooden ceilings and vineyard views (70 guests seated).
De Perdestal works wonderfully for smaller receptions and has a quirky appeal with a central fireplace and original feeding troughs. (50 guests).
Food & Wine
The food team have a fine reputation for delicious country food using local and seasonal ingredients. They believe that wonderful food and wine are central to the success of any event, and will take great care in creating a menu of all your favourites, whether local, Mediterranean or Eastern in style.
Johan’s wines under the Dragonridge label are natural wines made in the old traditional way. Always hugely appreciated these include Supernova, a 'méthode ancestralé' (bubbly) which lives up to its name and is a knockout.
Weekend weddings bring time and leisure to your celebration and allow everyone to mix easily. There is comfortable accommodation for up to 45 guests (sharing) as well as camping space and additional accommodation in the area. And there is plenty to do, including wine tasting, walking, relaxing by the pool, playing lawn games, or just chilling on one of the many verandas. The farm is child-friendly: there are swings, secret gardens and farmyard animals to visit. Weekend packages are partly or fully inclusive to suit your needs.
Fynbos Wedding Packages
Our aim is to include as much as possible under our venue fees and to being entirely transparent as to what is included in this, and what optional additional costs there may be.
Download our Fynbos Wedding Info and Fynbos Menus and contact us for more detailed discussion of your specific needs. Do please contact us if you need clarification.
Have a look at our Weddings Blog Section and also visit our Facebook Page for even more photo's and comments.
Thank you for making this day even more special!
Our family and all our friends were so happy and so enjoyed the food, the lovely and the beautiful garden thoroughly. Isobell and Rehan
We felt extremely blessed to start our union in such a sacred space and we will definitely never forget this for the rest of our lives. Lynn and Fabian
The pre-drinks in the garden was like a garden party on its own, and no one had the feeling that they were waiting for a reception. The intimacy of the venue just made it feel like one big celebration, moving from one end to the other end.
Tim and Chantel Frankfort
Fynbos truly is a unique place where families can share life's precious moments together, and we're so incredibly grateful we got to celebrate one of ours there.Thanks again and much love to all at Fynbos - humans, dogs, donkeys, cats, ducks, sheep and everything else!
Wendy and Rory
We absolutely loved our wedding at Fynbos Estate. The venue was perfect for the relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere we were looking for. Things ran perfectly on the day thanks to the amazing coordinator Gail who was an absolute godsend on the day and the weeks leading up to the wedding. The food and wine were excellent and we loved having our whole family stay on the farm, in beautiful accommodation, for the weekend of the wedding.
Claudia & Terrence
If we could, we would marry over and over again - just to have this beauty and just to see our friends fall in love with the venue and our wedding.
Stuart & Jenny
Thank you so much for what you did for us on our wedding day! It was a fantastic day and turned out so well and according to plans! Everything was great the food and the place. Thank you for keeping everything together and keeping an eye on everything, it means a lot to us!
Hanri & Rudolf
We have had so many wonderful compliments on the gorgeous venue, the delicious food, the warm and friendly service, and the beautifully relaxed atmosphere of the wedding. What a magical place to celebrate with each other and all our loved ones – and the magic of the farm certainly rubbed off on the occasion.
Ruth & Jon Riordan
We've loved how the collection of buildings offered unique spaces for different moments in our day and the transitioning between the different areas was seamless. The team was well organised and the food was delicious and abundant.
Dan & Sarah
We all enjoyed it so much. Everything was absolutely lovely. Everybody has been saying that the food was superb and the service great and that the place looked beautiful. Thank you very much
Robyn and Lynn