An hour’s drive from Cape Town, Stellenbosch and Hermanus; South Hill nestles the eastern end of the picturesque Elgin Valley. Surrounded by the Kogelberg Biosphere, neighboring orchards and the farms own vineyards make South Hill a very special place.
Classic contemporary buildings with a natural palette of grey, straw, Cape sandstone and timber reflect the earthy shades of the surrounding farm and provide a neutral canvas for you to create your own celebration.
On site luxury accommodation for the wedding party or family ensures you get to enjoy South Hill as your own unique farm stay. Lush gardens with contemporary indigenous plantings, big skies and lawns allow for a multitude of possibilities.
With a combined seating capacity for indoor or outdoor functions, you can decide on a small intimate wedding reception or a larger extravagant affair in this stylish, comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. We look forward to welcoming you and your guests and will do our utmost to ensure a memorable day.
As a destination wedding location, South Hill offers contemporary, comfortable luxury farm accommodation for 2 nights – the night of your celebration and either the night before or night after.
Our serviced, self-catering Guest House consists of 4 king/ twin bed downstairs en-suite rooms, an airy upstairs loft en- suite and the perfect for getting aisle ready, downstairs Cellar Garden Suite.
A spacious lounge with an open plan kitchen and dining area allows for relaxed, informal gatherings. In total, the Guest House has 6 bedrooms and can comfortably sleep 12 adults. 4 children’s beds are available at an additional cost.
Our Pumphouse Honeymoon Cottage is situated on one of the farms numerous dams with panoramic views of the rugged Kogelberg Mountains surrounding the area
With its secluded courtyard, Jacuzzi and vineyard views - enjoy a private and unforgettably romantic wedding stay –conveniently placed a short distance away. The Pumphouse Honeymoon Cottage caters for 2 adults.
Our outdoor ceremony area overlooks Valley views, vineyards and fruit orchards.
A large tree and demarcated boule court defines the ceremonial area. For something completely different, consider using the central point of our vineyard maze to hold your ceremony. As an indoor option, our wine cellar is available.
Our package excludes the services of an officiant so you’re free to decide on using someone who’ll best suit your personal beliefs. The lawns around the pool – or outside the restaurant area – allow for relaxed pre and/ or post ceremony drinks & canapés and space for your designated photographer to record the occasion.
Enjoy exclusive use of the venue area - situated within our Restaurant & Art Gallery space - and the surrounding gardens on the day of your wedding from 08:00 until our usual closing time of midnight.
An additional fee will be charged for the venue to remain open after midnight. Our liquor license runs until 02h00 at which time the bar and venue will be closed.
The venue space can comfortably accommodate from 20 up to 70 guests seated inside with a bar and dance area; or up to 150 guests seated outside on the lawn under a free-form Bedouin or marquee tent with an indoor dance area.
For celebrations less than 20 guests, please request our Elopement Information Pack.
Our range of both South Hill and Kevin King wines are available for you at cellar prices. Wines include our Sauvignon Blanc, Dry Rosé, Chardonnay, Pinot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Malbec and a blended red of Syrah/ Mourvédre & Barbera.
A stylish indoor / outdoor, fully licensed and serviced bar is available on either a cash or “Grooms Tab” basis. Credit card facilities are available. Bar glassware, wine coolers and unlimited ice for duration of the wedding are included. A 10% gratuity fee will be charged on the Grooms final bar & beverage bill.