We are delighted that you are considering Umngazi for your special day. We assure you that you will be in the most capable and caring hands!
We specialise in catering for intimate weddings from 2 to 50 guests! Our wedding information and options are below and please do not hesitate
to contact us should you have any queries. We are happy to discuss with you how we can make your special day a reality!
Warm regards Michele, Louise and The Umngazi Wedding Team!
Should you be dreaming of the ultimate outdoor wedding ceremony your choices vary from the beautiful beach directly opposite the hotel, the magnificent river mouth or the lawn - while your guests sit on the beach and share in your special moment. This wedding gazebo will be especially constructed for you and draped in white muslin. R8000 will include the gazebo, seating with white chair covers, set up and snacks and a glass of bubbly with your guests after the service.
Our beautiful Slipway venue is situated on the river front with a deck overlooking the mountains, pondo huts and
magnificent sunsets! This venue can comfortably seat 20 - 50 guests maximum. The venue is available for beautiful
wedding lunches or dinners and the deck is the perfect place to dance the night away. At the cost of R20 000(until midnight) which includes all wedding co-ordination costs, venue hire, bar and food service staff, basic set-up and basic decor of round 8 seater tables, chairs, white table clothes, white fabric napkins, wine and champagne glasses, crockery, cutlery, fairy lights, white chair covers (optional) seating plan stand and podium, gift and cake table. We also have a selection of décor items which we will be happy to supply to you (included in this price). Any additional specialty items may be hired from East London – we are happy to supply you with the relevant contact details.
The Bride will receive a complimentary Manicure and Pedicure on the morning of the wedding and we will send a platter of snacks and a bottle of bubbly for her and her bridesmaids to share while they are getting dressed. Should your wedding be an even more "exclusive affair" please give us a ring to discuss numbers and we will requote for guest numbers below 20.
We are happy to quote for "basic flower arrangements" and decor - please give us an idea of what it is you are looking for and we will let you know if it is possible. Please bear in mind that we only have indigenous plants to work with when they are in season. Anything else would need to be sourced from elsewhere.
We do not have a sound system available in the venue - you are welcome to arrange your own DJ but please note that his accommodation will be for your cost. The same accommodation arrangement must be made for your photographer.
We are able to assist with basic wedding cakes and cupcake towers - please let us know what you have in mind so that we can quote accordingly. Should it not be possible for us to assist in making the cake we will give you the contact details of a Wedding cake supplier in East London.
We offer complimentary snacks and bubbly after the ceremony, giving your guests time to enjoy the Special time, toast with a glass of bubbly and chat while you take some photos.
We have numerous menu options offering a variety of dish, service styles, budget and dietary requirements. We are happy to forward you the menu options available and assure you that we will cater for all your needs in our typical Umngazi food style!
The service of drinks is included in the initial fee. We are able to facilitate any type of bar tab you would like us to arrange i.e. cash bar or a bar tab (with or without a limit). Umngazi hosts an award winning wine list which can be mailed to you to pre-arrange wine for the tables. Bar service and arrangements will be confirmed with you by the co-ordinator on booking.
The bride and Groom will receive a complimentary HONEYMOON NIGHT at Umngazi.
A two night wedding package is available for your guests. Accommodation daily rates vary from R790.00 - R1555.00 per person and are valid out of season from 02 February - 03 November 2014. Kindly note that rates below are based on per person for a 2 night stay includes accommodation, 3 meals per day for day one and 2 meals per day for day two.
Umngazi has a fantastic children's programme which runs every day between 09h00 and 20h00. We are happy to forward you details of menu options for your "younger wedding guests". Babysitters are also available to allow the "younger - hearted wedding guests" to party the night away!
We have an award winning spa where you and your guests can booked to be pampered!
To secure your wedding booking a 60% deposit is required 4 months prior to you wedding date.