Secret Escape at the Plettenberg Hotel

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Breakfast table at the Plettenberg's Hotel with an ocean view

The ‘Secret Escape’ elopement package offered by The Plettenberg Hotel in South Africa is a bespoke wedding experience for couples seeking a stress-free alternative to traditional grand weddings. The package includes luxurious accommodation, world-class cuisine, exceptional service, and a breathtaking location with stunning views of Plettenberg Bay. The private wedding ceremony with elegant touches, a bottle of Villiera Cap Classique to celebrate the union, and the services of a skilled photographer are also included. Plettenberg Bay also offers many adventures such as endless stretches of golden beaches, guided forest trails, and ocean safaris, making it the perfect romantic honeymoon destination.

intimate wine cellar interior
Wine Cellar at the Plettenberg Hotel

The Plettenberg Hotel, located in one of South Africa’s most stunning beach towns, is renowned for creating bespoke celebrations that exceed expectations. As part of the Liz McGrath Collection, this 5-star Small Luxury Hotels of the World property has launched a unique wedding experience designed specifically for couples looking for an intimate, stress-free alternative to a traditional grand wedding. The ‘Secret Escape’ elopement package offers luxurious accommodation, world-class cuisine and wine, exceptional service and a breathtaking location.

Tailored Wedding Experience

The ‘Secret Escape’ package is crafted around the hotel’s remarkable setting, offering stunning views of Plettenberg Bay. The experience is designed to offer luxury and elegance, with every element meticulously arranged for a couple’s memorable day. The package includes a two-night stay in a Premier Suite, a bottle of wine upon arrival, and daily Full English breakfasts served on the terrace or in the restaurant overlooking the bay.

Private Ceremony and Elegant Touches at the Plettenberg Hotel

The heart of the ‘Secret Escape’ is a private wedding ceremony, with elegant touches including a beautifully designed bouquet and boutonnière, a delectable small wedding cake, a bottle of Villiera Cap Classique to celebrate the union, and the services of a skilled photographer to capture 36 cherished moments.

Romantic Honeymoon Destination

Plettenberg Bay is the perfect destination for a romantic honeymoon. With golden beaches, lush forests, and a temperate climate year-round, the area captivates visitors in every season. Within easy reach of the hotel, couples can explore a myriad of adventures such as endless stretches of golden beaches, the Robberg Nature Reserve, guided forest trails, horse trails, skydiving, sunset cruises, ocean safaris, and snorkeling with seals.

Ultimate Seaside Luxury

View of the sea, nature surrounding Plettenberg Hotel
The Plettenberg Hotel by the sea

At the Plettenberg, the ultimate seaside luxury awaits the newlyweds. They can unwind at the Fresh Wellness Spa, bask in the sun at one of the two swimming pools, or enjoy a picnic at Lookout Beach. As the sun sets, couples can sip on cocktails at The Sandbar and relish seafood delights at the Restaurant at The Plettenberg. To top off their honeymoon, the couple may even be treated to a special romantic turndown service in their beautiful room.

About the Plettenberg Hotel

The Plettenberg Hotel is an integral part of the Liz McGrath Collection, located on a rocky headland in Plettenberg Bay. Plettenberg Bay boasts pristine beaches, dense green forests, and a year-round temperate climate. The 5-star Small Luxury Hotels of the World property offers direct beach access and showcases some of Southern Africa’s most awe-inspiring vistas, with panoramic views of the ocean, mountains, and endless stretches of golden sand. The hotel has 37 elegantly appointed guest rooms, including 12 Suites and two luxurious Villas.

World-Class Cuisine and Amenities

Guests at the Plettenberg Hotel can indulge in world-class cuisine in a captivating seaside setting, where fresh, delectable dishes are served daily. The Sandbar is an ideal spot for pre- or post-dinner drinks, as well as tea, wine, and expertly crafted signature cocktails throughout the day. Visitors can relax at one of two pools with stunning sea views, in the Summer Lounge or Terrace, before pampering themselves at the Fresh Wellness Spa or working out in the gym. Whether seeking a romantic seaside escape or an action-packed family holiday, the Plettenberg is the perfect place to relax, unwind, and recharge.

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Frequently asked questions about Secret Escape at the Plettenberg Hotel

1. What is the ‘Secret Escape’ elopement package offered by The Plettenberg Hotel?

The ‘Secret Escape’ elopement package is a bespoke wedding experience designed specifically for couples looking for an intimate, stress-free alternative to a traditional grand wedding. The package includes luxurious accommodation, world-class cuisine, exceptional service, and a breathtaking location with stunning views of Plettenberg Bay.

2. What is included in the ‘Secret Escape’ package?

The ‘Secret Escape’ package includes a two-night stay in a Premier Suite, a bottle of wine upon arrival, and daily Full English breakfasts served on the terrace or in the restaurant overlooking the bay. The heart of the package is a private wedding ceremony with elegant touches such as a beautifully designed bouquet and boutonnière, a delectable small wedding cake, a bottle of Villiera Cap Classique to celebrate the union, and the services of a skilled photographer to capture 36 cherished moments.

3. What makes Plettenberg Bay a perfect romantic honeymoon destination?

Plettenberg Bay offers many adventures such as endless stretches of golden beaches, guided forest trails, and ocean safaris, making it the perfect romantic honeymoon destination. With its lush forests and a temperate climate year-round, the area captivates visitors in every season.

4. What amenities does The Plettenberg Hotel offer?

At The Plettenberg Hotel, the ultimate seaside luxury awaits the newlyweds. They can unwind at the Fresh Wellness Spa, bask in the sun at one of the two swimming pools, or enjoy a picnic at Lookout Beach. As the sun sets, couples can sip on cocktails at The Sandbar and relish seafood delights at the Restaurant at The Plettenberg.

5. What is the Liz McGrath Collection, and how is The Plettenberg Hotel related to it?

The Plettenberg Hotel is an integral part of the Liz McGrath Collection, which is a collection of luxurious hotels in South Africa. The hotel has 37 elegantly appointed guest rooms, including 12 Suites and two luxurious Villas. The property is a 5-star Small Luxury Hotels of the World property and offers direct beach access and showcases some of Southern Africa’s most awe-inspiring vistas.

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