Destination Africa Wedding Venues

Destination Africa Wedding Venues

Destination Africa Wedding Venues

Is your dream to get married under the hot African sun surrounded by wildlife like elephants and lions?  The African bush holds a magical aesthetics that can not be topped.  These destination Africa wedding venues based in the Garden Route, are perfect if you are considering an African wedding.

Destination Africa Wedding Venues

Above:  Image by Van Bode Photography at Knysna Elephant Park

Botlierskop Private Game Reserve (Great Brak)

Imagine a romantic and intimate Safari styled Wedding at Botlierskop Private Game Reserve, set in the dramatic beauty and tranquility of the wild African bush. The perfect venue for adding a touch of magic and style to your wedding day. Tranquil, serene and picturesque, providing a natural but very romantic atmosphere.

All you need to do is sit back, relax and leave the wedding preparations to the capable staff whilst you enjoy relaxing massages, indulge in sunset cocktails and morning or afternoon safaris. Your safari style wedding will be a celebration of love, tradition and unforgettable memories. Whether you are looking for a South African bushveld wedding venue or a wildlife safari honeymoon destination, Botlierskop will treat you to the most luxurious and adventurous experience imaginable.

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Above:  Images by Christelle Rall Photography

Above image by Ruan Redelinghuys photography at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge, Oudtshoorn

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge  (Oudtshoorn)

The wedding venue in Oudtshoorn is ideal for romantic country or safari styled destination weddings and a dream come true for those who prefer natural surroundings and tranquillity. The deck is an extension to the restaurant and this creates a beautiful space for wedding guests to take their seats and witness the couple exchanging their wedding vows. Buffelsdrift can host weddings with up to 150 guest and offers accommodation for up to 50 guests. Each wedding is unique, and we make each one an unforgettable experience for both you and your guests.

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Above images by Anke Photography

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Above image by Christelle Rall Photography at Botlierskop Private Game reserve

Gondwana Game Reserve (Mossel Bay)

Gondwana is definitely one of our favourite destination Africa wedding venues.  It offers a romantic and tranquil experience where guests can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Langeberg mountain range, more than 1 000 species of fynbos. Exhilarating game drives allow for viewing herds of wildlife, including the free roaming Big Five.

Gondwana is one of the best authentic safari outdoor wedding venues in South Africa and it is easily accessible, whether travelling by car or plane. We guarantee a memorable occasion and will tailor our packages and services to your every need, ensuring your event is as special as you had always dreamed.

Gondwana offers accommodation, catering and wedding planning.

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Above:  Images by Christelle Rall Photography

Destination Africa Wedding Venues

Above:  Image by Christelle Rall Photography at Gondwana Game Reserve

Knysna Elephant Park, Knysna

The Knysna Elephant Park offers a unique and affordable venue for weddings, conferences and other events. The chapel and adjoining reception venue, the Lapa, are both beautifully situated at the edge of pristine indigenous forest and overlook the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma mountain ranges, providing the perfect backdrop for your occasion.

The venue can accommodate up to 120 guests. Natural wooden details and thatched roofs offer a unique African feel and the large windows and open plan design allows for the inclusion of the beautiful views. The venue offers a special touch of Africa and yet adapts easily to a variety of themes and décor, to suit your specific requirements and theme. From an intimate low-key event to all-out spectacular glamour, this venue allows your dreams to take shape. The space allows for a choice of table arrangements, dance floors, catering and dj’s. The venue is perfectly suited for stretch canvas tents, which can be easily hired from local suppliers. A selection of local wedding planners, who know the venue intimately, can be recommended to make your planning easier and less stressful.

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Above images by Van Bode Photography

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Above image by Christelle Rall Photography at Gondwana Game Reserve

 

We hope you enjoyed our recommendations for destination Africa Wedding venues.  Please make sure to also visit our blog post regarding Africa Wedding inspiration as well as our real Destination African wedding.

Disclaimer:  Although we do extensive research for all our articles, we do miss things!  If you have any suggestions or corrections on this blog post, please do let us know at hello@gardenroute-weddings.co.za