With its idyllic garden setting beneath Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel has long been the venue of choice for weddings and honeymoons. Following the beautiful transformation of our main hospitality venues, there is now even more reason to stage your celebration here, whether you desire a grand affair in the Ballroom, a lush outdoor ceremony or an intimate gathering.


With over 100 years’ experience of orchestrating weddings, we pride ourselves on ensuring every aspect of your day is perfect. Our team of coordinators can advise on everything from décor and flowers to entertainment and photography. When the big day is over, romantic and relaxing honeymoons are also our specialty.


o Complimentary wedding night accommodation in a suite, including full English breakfast with South African Méthode Cap Classique (méthode champenoise) wine, either in the hotel restaurant or in the privacy of your suite at an additional cost

o Elegant décor including white tablecloths, white chair covers and a red carpet for your ceremony

o Throwaway posy with our compliments

o Use of our magnificent gardens for your wedding photographs

o Kosher functions can be catered for in our in-house Kosher kitchen under the supervision of the Cape Town Beth Din

o Assistance with printing of the guest list and complimentary name place cards for the main table

o Ample, secure, complimentary parking


Under the guidance of our acclaimed Executive Chef, Rudi Liebenberg, our team can create the ideal menu to suit your tastes and dietary requirements. Canapés may include locally inspired delicacies such as rare ostrich on flat bread or mini boerewors rolls with chakalaka, while set menus might feature delicious dishes such as crayfish remoulade, biltong-dusted springbok loin and nougatine parfait. We can provide imaginative cold and hot buffets as well as enticing dessert and cheese tables. The hotel also has an in-house kosher kitchen to cater for kosher functions under the supervision of the Cape Town Beth Din.


When it comes to capturing your day on camera, the hotel and gardens provide gorgeous settings.
Stroll beneath our majestic palms or along paths lined with blooming hydrangeas, line up with your loved ones before the hotel’s famous pink façade or pose on the sunlit balcony of your suite…

Whether you prefer classic shots or a more fun and quirky style, we can recommend some fantastic photographers and videographers.

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