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Posted on: Monday, 27 July 2009

A Wedding to Remember

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Bakenhof

Bakenhof

Looking for a unique new wedding venue on an exclusive winefarm for 50 guests? Something elegant against a breathtaking backdrop, luxurious yet affordable? Then allow Bakenhof in the Cape Winelands to host your most beautiful day and to provide the perfect ambience – where your memories will be captured and where you will experience romantic hours which you will fondly remember for as long as you live.

A convenient 50 minutes from Cape Town a tree-lined driveway guides you through manicured vineyards of an exclusive grape and wine farm to the perfect backdrop for your special occasion. Lush gardens, a vine-covered terrace, swimming pool, rolling lawns, and incredible mountain views will appeal to the discerning bridal couple in search of an intimate and upmarket venue …

Our philosophy to host only one wedding a day enables flexibility for last minute changes, should there be a change in weather or plans.

The Wedding ...

The Wedding …

The Wedding …
Set the scene with the soothing sounds of a water feature, bubbly and sunset vistas over table mountain, or surprise your guests with an unforgettable sundowner tractor ride through the vineyards.  Select one of the various romantic on-site areas to pledge your vows, indoors or outdoors. Then match one of our reception areas to fit your personal style and the desired mood.

Choose a gourmet candle light dinner at a long table in the lavish formal lounge, opt for a daytime celebration between vines or select a romantic picnic blessed with breathtaking views. Alternatively, dance the night away under the stars and be romanced by the magical ambience of the tropical lit up pool area.

The Guesthouse…
Spacious and sophisticated 4 star Guesthouse with 5 luxury suites provide B&B for 14 guests featuring irresistibly romantic and supremely private Honeymoon Suite with access down a meandering, peach-husk covered driveway.

The Guesthouse ...

The Guesthouse …

And for those getting married elsewhere…
Our bridal packages feature the unique “Romance for Two” or the luxurious “Weekend Wedding Party” option.  During weekdays brides and bridesmaids can enjoy the luxury to prepare and dress in lavish surroundings, a private setting for stunning pre-wedding photos and accommodation for the bridal couple in the romantic honeymoon suite.

In addition to the foresaid the 2 night weekend package offers accommodation for brides and their girlfriends before the wedding as well as guest accommodation for the bridal couple’s 8 – 12 VIP guests. The following morning newlyweds may opt for breakfast in bed or join their overnight guests for a farewell champagne brunch to mark the end of a special celebration.

For more information about hosting your wedding at Bakenhof, contact Heidi on +27 (0)21 864-3774 or +27 (0)76 249-7481 or visit their web page on SA-Venues.com at Bakenhof Guest House. Bakenhof are offering a special deal to all brides who host their weddings here – Book your wedding for 2009 and receive 50 complimentary bottles of Bakenhof Wine for your function (worth R2750). Thats a great saving!

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For more information about Weddings in the Cape see:
Cape Town Weddings
Cape Town Wedding Planners
Cape Town Wedding Photographers
Cape Town Wedding Service Providers

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1 comment about A Wedding to Remember
  1. January 25th, 2010 at 22:06
    South Africa Tours says:

    Cape Town is a superb city to get married in, and Bakenhof is an unforgettable venue in Cape Town. I attended a wedding there and found the setting to be fantastic, a wonderful day was had by everyone who attended, I highly recommend it.