Glass Marquee and Conservatory Wedding Venues

There is something extremely romantic about getting married in a glass marquee or conservatory. The feeling of being one with your surroundings, the uninterrupted views, and the twinkling lights reflecting off the glass. We have compiled a list of the top Conservatory and Glass Marquee Wedding Venues in South Africa.

Maximum Capacity: 200 Accommodation: No Chapel: In the forest

The One is the perfect canvas to paint your special occasion, with our experience in the field we are there to guide your dream event. Working together with your wedding or event planner in every aspect to sculpture your function, is what sets us apart as we honour and respect our fellow suppliers and clients.

Surrounded by nature reserves and farmland, The One is the perfect venue for that ONE special day for ONE happy couple. Offering panoramic vistas over the Overberg which creates a natural amphitheatre of mountains cradling the venue in the arms of velvet fynbos mountains and canola fields backdrop. The ONE, an exclusive state-of-the-art venue, is conveniently located on Shaw’s Pass, situated between Hermanus and Caledon, offering easy access from the N2 to Cape Town and the International Airport. This piece of paradise is the ONE Place, One Dream, ONE Time to celebrate your ONE Union. The One can accommodate up to 200 guests making this versatile venue perfect for weddings, conferences, corporate events, product launches, film shoots, ceremonies, private parties and year-end functions.

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Surrounded by breathtaking forest and valley views, our modern venue offers an unforgettable indoor setting for up to 200 guests. Just a 90-minute drive from Cape Town!

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Our perfect forest wedding was at this spectacularly beautiful venue. Thank you so much for assisting us through every step of planning our special evening wedding and for accommodating our budget as much as you could. – Armando and Ambrey

Maximum Capacity : 200 Accommodation: Yes (22 plus 6 kids) Chapel: Yes

Located in the heart of the breathtaking Cape Winelands, Bakenhof Winelands Venue boasts glorious vineyard views with the majestic Hawaqua Mountains as a backdrop. This amazing glass venue allows guests to fully appreciate the picturesque views that Wellington and the beauty of the surroundings have to offer.

The venue boasts a breathtaking on-site chapel that fosters harmony between the indoor and outdoor spaces by way of windowed walls. This ensures that the Bridal Couple can still enjoy the ambiance of an outdoor ceremony without having to worry about inclement weather, insects and other encumbrances. The pre-dinner area includes modern, deconstructed lounge pockets and cocktail seating to ensure guests’ comfort at all times, and the glass walls invite the beauty of the vineyard views indoors. Click here to read more.

I just want to say thank you so so much for being so amazing!! You are really the perfect person for that role. You have done a Sterling job. We are so happy we chose Bakenhof. You have always been kind, patient and just awesome. You have treated us with so much love and care. The staff was absolutely amazing. There was always someone in close proximity to assist. The harvest table exceeded our expectations.  The dinner was absolutely fantastic.  I am very happy. I am sure Bronwyn and Izienne will say thank you from their side. We are blessed indeed. May you continue being the amazing person that you are and continue making a difference in the lives of wedding couples. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. – Parents of the bridal couple.

Maximum Capacity: 250 Accommodation: Yes (78) Chapel: Yes

Hazendal offers couples a distinct wedding venue that blends 300 years of heritage with natural Winelands beauty and contemporary design. This beautiful estate in the South African Winelands offers a range of exceptional venues in which to create an unforgettable event and celebrate a lasting union, with a combination of Cape Dutch and contemporary architecture providing the perfect canvas for discerning couples to add their signature touch.

Take your vows in Hazendal’s striking over-water Pavilion, framed by views of the lush Bottelary Hills, before celebrating your union with a fine-dining adventure amid the elegance of Avant-Garde or with a large celebration in the custom-built Grand Hall. Let’s not forget about the contemporary Glasshouse structure that is perfectly complemented with historic oak trees and a private garden. For a more a summer experience, host your wedding on the Lawn or for the perfect blank canvas in the Kraal.

The Hazendal Boutique Hotel & Spa features the elegant Courtyard and Ball Room where the modern design seamlessly blends with historic architecture, offering a harmonious setting for your special day. Click here to see more.

WINTER SPECIAL

Say “I Do” to an exclusive Winter Wedding at Hazendal Wine Estate. Set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Bottelary mountains, this package is designed for a cozy and intimate celebration.

The package features their exclusive winter welcome cocktails crafted from Hazendal Vodka for your guests to enjoy. Additionally, a relaxing Hammam treatment for the newlyweds at The Hazendal Spa for the post-wedding bliss.

Just wanted to say thank you for all your help with bringing my dream wedding to life. My guests have all said that it was a beautiful event, that they loved the venue and were so pleased to have been able to take what they didn’t finish at the picnic home because it fed them all weekend (they were so chuffed!). Thank you so much for having us, answering all my questions leading up to the date and making sure my entrance was smooth and seamless. – Lauren van Haght

BELAIR

Maximum Capacity: 200 Accommodation: Yes (39) Chapel: Yes

The views are exceptional from this small farm on the slopes of Paarl mountain. This beautiful country estate is within easy reach of Cape Town and central to the innovative wine culture of the Western Cape. Situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands district, on the Suid Agter Paarl road, Belair’s neighbours include several well-known wine estates. With breathtaking views of the Boland mountains, this country estate is surrounded by magnificent scenery, where you can create a function that will long be remembered.

Belair is home to one of the most beautiful country garden wedding venues in the Western Cape. Belair Pavilion is a contemporary glass and steel building with wrap around sliding glass doors. Beautifully positioned in an exquisite garden, it is virtually alive, covered in evergreen Star Jasmine that is in bloom late October / November. A dramatic water feature creates an aisle linking the Pavilion to a quaint 120 seater ivy-covered chapel, all surrounded by magnificent Wisteria covered arches. For larger gatherings, Belair offers a beautiful outdoor ceremony area for up to 250 guests. the Water Pear Tree ceremony area provides wonderful shade in summer months. The area features a striking black and white tiled aisle with the most beautiful rose covered arches.

One of the many great features of this venue is the fairy light lit outdoor patio, adjacent to the main reception area. It features a wonderful fire pit and an intimate outdoor dance floor. The charming Country House on site, offers accommodation for up to 28 guests in 14 individually decorated suites.

A full-scale labyrinth and exquisite reflection pool are only two of the many highlights that makes Belair exceptionally different. The estate is not open to the public, ensuring privacy and exclusivity. Click here to see more.

Belair is not only the most beautiful venue, but the staff and team are extremely organised, friendly and helpful and go above and beyond to ensure your wedding dreams come true. We got married at Belair 1.5 weeks ago and loved every moment of the experience and working with Jason and Wil throughout our journey. I highly recommend Belair as a wedding venue!!! (We wish we could do it all over again!) – Jade Simon

Top 20 Glass Marquee and Conservatory Wedding Venues

Die Woud in Caledon
Muratie Canvas in Stellenbosch
Murasie in Gansbaai
Quion Rock in Stellenbosch
Blaauwklippen in Stellenbosch
The Glasshouse at Hazendal in Stellenbosch
Bakenhof in Wellington
The Glass House at Montpellier in Tulbagh
Whispering Thorns in Mbombela, formerly Nelspruit
The Greenhouse Cafe in Pretoria
The Conservatory at Cellars Hohenort, Cape Town
Burleigh House in Johannesburg
Blowfish Restaurant in Cape Town

You also have the option to create your very own venue by hiring a tent from one of these Top Wedding Tent Hiring Companies.