Escape to the tranquil Paarl / Wellington area, just 50 minutes from Cape Town, and experience the best of luxury and country hospitality. Follow the impressive 2 km private tarred road up a hill of an exclusive grape farm to discover the view-blessed Bakenhof Guesthouse.
Here you will find a unique, personalized and unhurried experience be it your wedding or birthday party, accommodation or a bridal package or corporate function and conference. Their philosophy is that your day is as important to them as it is to you, and their mission is to exceed your expectations be it day or night, formal or informal, summer or winter, sunshine or rain.
Weddings at Bakenhof Guesthouse:
Say WOW to this stylish new glass venue with wrap around vineyard and mountain views. Our exclusive wedding package for 60 200 guests features luxurious accommodation, picturesque on-site welcome and ceremony areas and a gorgeous glass reception hall with an illuminated bar. Choose indoors or outdoors with the ease of mind that even their plan B boast spectacular views and is included at no additional charge.
Visit us to experience the best of luxury and country hospitality and to see why we have recently been nominated as one of the top 10 wedding venues in the Winelands and named in the top 25 most romantic Winelands wedding venues.
As important as all the pre-wedding arrangements, the night before your special day and the preparations on the day of your wedding need extra attention. Being in a luxurious and serene environment will contribute to your well-being and put you in a positive and right frame of mind to enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Bakenhof bridal packages feature the luxury to prepare and dress in lavish surroundings, a private setting for stunning pre-wedding photos, serene accommodation for the bridal party on the pre-wedding night and a romantic honeymoon suite to celebrate special new beginnings.
Parties and private functions at Bakenhof Guesthouse:
Not all venues are made equally - visit Bakenhof Guesthouse to see why! The ideal setting to host your milestone birthday party or celebrate your private function, be it a christening or Bar Mitzvah; tea party or reunion or Christmas, year-end and family party.
Conferences, corporate functions, product launches at Bakenhof Guesthouse:
Bring a fresh perspective to your business conference or executive breakaway whether it is for conferences or seminars, team building or product launches we have made room for your ideas. Our spacious venue can accommodate up to 200 delegates.
Accommodation at Bakenhof Guesthouse:
Three exquisitely appointed and individually themed suites offer comfortable and affordable self-catering accommodation for six people.
All suites have their own entrance, private patio, own kitchenette and en-suite bathroom. The Honeymoon Suite is a must-see and perfect for a romantic couple.
From Cape Town / Airport:
Take N2 from Cape Town to the Airport.
From the Airport continue/take N2 direction SOMERSET WEST.
Approximately 6 km from Airport take the Bellville R300 turnoff follow for +- 15km until it becomes the N1 follow direction towards Paarl.
Follow N1 for +- 19km until you get to the R44 Stellenbosch / Klapmuts / Wellington off ramp.
Take off ramp, keep left and follow R44 to Wellington for +- 21 km.
Reach a 4 - way stop. Turn left on R 45 towards Malmesbury.
Follow road for 2,7 km's and turn right into "Die Baken" entrance gate. Follow the long driveway until you reach Bakenhof Guesthouse on the hill.