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Fairy Tale Weddings Venue
The Houw Hoek Hotel is peacefully positioned in an exquisite location, between the majestic mountains and picturesque ponds of the Kogelberg Nature Reserve. Our rolling lawns and large ponds create a romantic setting second to none, making the Houw Hoek Hotel an ideal wedding venue. Surrounded by pristine natural beauty, we are set in a photographer’s paradise.
Our facilities are excellent and we offer a variety of options tailored to suit both your requirements and your budget. Our friendly and efficient staff will pay attention to every detail and ensure that your special day is a wonderful and unforgettable experience.
We are a leisurely 80km from Cape Town and 75km from Cape Town International Airport, convenient for all your guests.
We can sleep up to 178 guests per night.
Most popular venues
The Barn – up to 150 guests (not available on Saturdays)
Ou Kaapse Hoek – up to 250 guests
Our friendly and efficient staff will pay attention to every detail to ensure that your special day is wonderful in every way.
Many food menu options
Our chefs can create any menu you desire and we can quote accordingly. Alternatively, you may want to choose between one of our many set menus or our delicious buffet menu. As soon as we have the guest count, date of wedding and type of food you desire, we will forward menu samples.
Many Venues to choose from
The Houw Hoek Hotel is the oldest licensed hotel in South Africa and the original buildings have a wonderful charm. Each individual wedding venue has retained its original character and offers all the facilities required to make your wedding a very special day. Our garden weddings are set on our rolling lawns with a panoramic mountain backdrop. Should your celebrations include music or dancing, we will arrange the perfect venue, day or night.
The Wedding Package
Please contact us with your planned wedding date, estimated number of guests and any special requirements. We will send you a quotation and all the necessary information to plan your perfect wedding day.
We can also recommend all sorts of service providers: florists, photographers, musicians, stretch tents, gazebos, draping and décor.
Included in package:
- Catering during wedding ceremony
- Venue hire
- Service Staff
- White table linen and serviettes
- Hotel’s cutlery, dishes and glasses
Not included in package:
- Lunch, room service orders or other meals
- Service gratuity
- Other décor, table linen and serviettes other than those of the hotel
- Other cutlery, dishes and glasses other than those of the hotel
- Any hired items for the ceremony or reception
Includes Breakfast. No group discounts.