Wedding Rates

Wedding Rates at Blandford Manor:

There are many advantages to having your wedding at Blandford Manor, most important of which is the fact that we treat you as a couple, every wedding is different and specifically taylored to suit your individual needs

Various packages are offered, as follows:


Garden Weddings – Hollywood Style:

The advantages of having a Garden wedding at Blandford Manor include:

  •  Immaculate and beautiful Botanic Gardens where your all-important wedding photos will come to life.
  • Everything you need for a perfect wedding is provided, including:
    • Banqueting tables sumptuously attired in crisp white table linen, set with quality cutlery, crockery and glassware.
    • Linen serviettes all professionally folded
    • Comfortable garden chairs
    • Seat covers
    • Table layout stand to guide your guests to their seats
    • Welcome signage
    • Draped Gazebo with red carpet and registry table
    • Podium (on request)
    • Access to the venue for set up full day from 08h00 – no extra charge
    • Top class experienced staff to take care of you, including:
      • Executive Chef and full kitchen complement
      • Head waiter
      • Experienced barmen with the know-how to prepare cocktails, shooters and genuine Italian Cappuccino
      • Top class waiters in attendance
    • Tables for gifts and your wedding cake
    • Plant a tree (optional), this will take pride of place in our Botanic garden as a permanent reminder of your happy day.
    • When your wedding is over, any guests remaining are welcome to adjourn to our glorious Old English pub where they can relax and listen to music.
    • Situated close to town on tarred roads so that your guests won’t have far to travel
    • Secure parking with guards in attendance and cctv coverage – FREE
    • Scrumptious Buffet meal with plated starter
    • Function co-ordinator

With all of this, you would be silly NOT to have your wedding at Blandford Manor


  • Garden Venue hire – R5 000 (less than 40 guests)
  • Garden Venue hire – R7 500 (more than 40 guests)
  • Buffet meal (3 course with plated starter) – R275 pp
  • Waiters and barmen are charged for

Note: You get everything mentioned above relating to the ceremony however you do not enjoy exclusive use of the venue hence children under 15 years of age are not permitted.

The restaurant area will be in operation and restaurant patrons will share common facilities with your guests – only the Gazebo (for your ceremony) will be off-limits to restaurant patrons. Your reception will be held in the gardens, no music is permitted and in the event of rain your function will be moved indoors where you will share the available space with other restaurant clientelle.

Indoor Weddings:

Indoor wedding reception
Indoor wedding reception

De Luxe package provides everything mentioned above PLUS, at no extra charge:

    • Complete privacy with exclusive use of the Wedding venue plus restaurant and bar area for the full 7 hours.
    • Maroon padded chairs for all your guests.
    • Jugs of lemon and mint Iced water as required
    • Welcoming (after ceremony drink) for your guests – Sherry in winter or Iced tea in Summer.


  • Venue hire – R15 000
  • Buffet meal (3 course with plated starter) – R275 pp
  • Waiters and barmen are charged for based on the number of guests

Possible additional Charges

  • Additional or different colour Linen
  • At Blandford Manor we only allow for one wedding per day, the price we quote grants you access to the venue for the full day from 08h00 and allows for services for 7 hours from the time your ceremony is scheduled to commence, additional charges apply for any extra time except when using the bar area.
  • Please allow for the following possible extra costs:
  • Photographer
  • Minister
  • Décor and draping
  • Flowers
  • Arrival Drinks (over and above those included in your package)
  • After Ceremony Drinks
  • Drinks
  • Canapes for your guests after the ceremony
  • Child minders for children