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  • The Plantation

Weddings at The Plantation

The Plantation is a magical forest wedding venue with a romantic chapel, elegant ballroom, luxury accommodation and picturesque gardens.

We are known for our superb cuisine and impeccable service and have been awarded as South Africa’s best wedding venue for six years running!

Our friendly and helpful team will help you create the wedding of your dreams.


Specials & Availability

Check out a list of our more popular dates that are still available and details of fabulous seasonal special offers.

Bookings for 2018/2019 are now open and we are filling up fast!

Some couples book over a year in advance, especially for the more popular wedding dates. But, there is always space available and we can assist you in planning your big day, in as little as 2 weeks!                                                          



The Plantation offers spacious 4-star accommodation in a charming forest only 10 minutes from central Port Elizabeth.

Our beautiful guest suites are the perfect base for holiday makers to explore the city, for guests attending weddings or events at The Plantation and The Boma and for corporate travelers who enjoy a peaceful and quiet environment.

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Corporate Events at The Plantation

The Plantation is a perfect venue for corporate events such as awards dinners, presentations, cocktail parties, strategy sessions, staff workshops and conferences

We listen to our clients and craft a package to suit your unique requirements and budget.

Our elegant function venue will suit companies looking for a quality event in a private and tranquil environment.

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Virtual Tour

Set in a magic forest hideaway, The Plantation is a gem that exudes romance, sophistication, elegance and charm. Although pictures speak a thousand words, they can’t capture sounds, smells, tastes and touch. We encourage you to visit our beautiful venue, and fall in love!

In the meantime, enjoy a virtual tour of our chapel, ballroom and garden.