Weddings

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A Charming Wedding Venue

The romantic Houw Hoek Hotel is your ideal wedding venue. We are peacefully positioned in the Kogelberg Nature Reserve, with a panoramic backdrop of mountains and ponds. Our romantic setting of picturesque natural beauty makes this a photographer’s paradise. This is a beautiful venue for a winter wedding.

We will tailor your special day to suit your exact needs and offer a variety of options that can be tailored to your budget. Just let us know your requirements. Our friendly and efficient staff will ensure that your wedding is a wonderful and memorable experience.

Please contact our event coordinator with any questions or if you have any custom requirements. We also have a range of reliable suppliers that can help you create your perfect wedding.

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.

Experienced Staff

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 may desire and we will 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 your guest count, date of your wedding and type of food you desire, we will forward you 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 have the perfect venue, for both day and night.


Most popular venues


The Barn – up to 150 guests (not available on Saturdays)

Ou Kaapse Hoek – up to 250 guests


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, and suppliers of stretch tents, gazebos, draping and décor.

  • Included in package:
    • Catering during wedding reception
    • Venue hire
    • Tables and chairs
    • Service Staff
    • White table linen and serviettes
    • Hotel’s cutlery, dishes and glasses
  • Not included in package:
    • Lunch, room service orders or any other meals
    • Table linen and serviettes other than those of the
      hotel
    • Cutlery, dishes and glasses other than those of the hotel
    • All wedding décor
    • Any hired items for the ceremony or reception
    • All beverages
    • Flowers
    • Wedding cakes
    • Photographers
    • Service gratuity
    • Photographers:

      For a list of recommended photographers click here:

      Photographers

Room Rates

Includes Breakfast. No group discounts.

ONE NIGHT STAY (per night)
Per Person Single R1 190
Per Person Sharing R725
Extra Adult Sharing R300
Up to 2 Children (under 12 years) Sharing FREE
Extra Child (under 12 years) Sharing R125
TWO NIGHT STAY (per night)
Per Person Single R1 050
Per Person Sharing R640
Extra Adult Sharing: R300
Up to 2 Children (under 12 years) Sharing FREE
Extra Child (under 12 years) Sharing R125

Enquire Now

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N2, Houw Hoek, Grabouw 7160
Western Cape, South Africa

TEL: +27 (0)28 284 9646
CELL: +27 (0)74 148 7638

EMAIL: events@houwhoekhotel.com

-34.204544, 19.151316