Diensverskaffers/Service providers

Africanos Country Estate

Africanos Country Estate offers the perfect setting for the most romantic day of your life. We know that marriages are made in heaven but performed here on earth . . . and that’s why we will go out of our way to make this memorable day an occasion that you would treasure forever. We have the most romantic settings to escape to, that priceless moment that you have been waiting for your entire life.

We believe that your big day must be absolutely breathtaking from the start right through to the end. Our air-conditioned venue adds a welcome respite from the summer heat. Be swept away with an exquisite interior style, making it an ideal location for your special day.

Our venue can accommodate up to 300 guests depending on the seating arrangement. Whether you choose a banquet-style or a dinner & dance setting, your guests will be comfortable throughout your entire day. Banquet-style can seat up to 300 and dinner & dance up to 250 guests.

Included in our packages are all the tables & chairs, white table linen and white linen serviettes, assortment of glasses, plates and cutlery.

Viewing the venue is encouraged. Please make an appointment as we are open Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00 and weekends on appointment only, depending on availability.

Contact details:

Karlien Muller: +27 (0)72 710 1905

Africanos Country Estate


Country Weddings

Patensie has been a wedding destination choice by various bridal couples from “out of town” as it offers something different and more. It has the potential to turn a one-day wedding into a whole weekend affair spent with friends and family in the beautiful valley filled with citrus orchards and farmlands!

Patensie offers the tranquillity you want for your destination country wedding, yet it is only a short drive from Port Elizabeth and Jeffrey’s Bay, making it easily accessible for consultations beforehand and daytrips for guests choosing not to stay over.

We have everything here you will need to make your country wedding a success: a fully-licenced venue, designer food, photography, hair, make-up, flowers, décor, honeymoon suites and guest accommodation.

There are more than a 150 beds available for your wedding guests in Patensie and the surrounding area and the hosts are all looking forward to entertain you with country cuisine and one-of-a-kind hospitality.

We would love for you to spend your special night here with us in Patensie – besides, our stars are SO much prettier than in town!

We feel… no… We KNOW that we can make your wedding day the one of your dreams.

Contact details:

Heidi Muller: 082 786 8457

Danika Scheepers: 072 604 7015

Anneli Young: 084 501 5585

Country Weddings


La Cigale Exclusive Country Estate & Wedding, Function and Conference Venue

La Cigale is an all in one venue, specialising in weddings, conferences, self-catering accommodation and corporate as well as informal functions.

The wedding venue can accommodate up to 120 guests. We offer a large variety of menus which can be tailor made referring to personal preferences and budgets.

The chapel with its unique location amongst the indigenous forest, as well as the meticulous attention to detail offers a fairy tale like setting for an intimate wedding ceremony.

The well facilitated conference venue is fully air-conditioned and offers state of the art audiovisual equipment. Generator power as back-up system. A large variety of menus available and professionally presented.

Contact details:

TEL/FAX +27 (0)41 368 8235
MOBILE +27 (0)72 237 6389 

La Cigale Exclusive Country Estate


Lake de la vie Premier wedding and Conference Venue

Lake de la vie is an exclusive wedding and conference venue in Port Elizabeth situated on Royalston Private Wildlife Reserve and nestled between pristine virgin forest and lake. We offer the exquisite venue and secluded stone chapel.

We are able to seat 250 guests with dancing. The room boasts solid teak floors throughout adding to the warm and rich ambience. No draping is required. The main area and bar are climate controlled for our guests comfort. We have a back-up generator in case of power failure or load-shedding. Fold away doors open up onto sprawling lawns and the pool area as well as the lake and coastal forest. Parking is completely paved and can easily accommodate 250 vehicles.

Contact details:

Tel: +27 (0)41 379 3115 or +27 (0)82 577 0214

Lake de la vie Country Estate


Pelicula Productions

Pelicula Productions is there to capture the moments that are unlikely relived. We aim to portray beauty, laughter and togetherness in our unique videos.

With Pelicula Productions you cannot go wrong, you simply express what style you would like and we give you a memorable experience that is most certainly relived through our videos.

Pelicula Productions however, likes to suggest the motion way of life through their remarkable videos, as nothing brings back that special day like a video. Videos also capture the before and after moments that are often forgotten and make the moment even more special.

Videos are the way of life, they express the build up to an occasion in the most realistic light making your day not a pose but a reality relived.

Contact details:

Kirsty Clarke: 074 179 9611

Pelicula Productions


Gavin Gouws Photography

I would love to hear everything about all your dreams & plans.

I'm extremely passionate about you having the space to feel free and comfortable to be yourselves.

With over a million photographs taken from a thousand weddings in twenty years, we have the experience and necessary skills to capture your memories.

We are naturally different, spontaneous and creative and determined to exceed all your expectations.

I want to show the real beautiful you and your unique romantic love story and happy celebration of a fun filled day.

Contact details:

Gavin Gouws: 082 373 7609

Gavin Gouws Photography 



Ukuphupha is conveniently situated in Kragga Kamma Road, Port Elizabeth, 15 minutes drive from the Airport, City Centre and Local Attractions.  Semi private beaches are in close proximity which will be great for all function and wedding photos.

The venue is located on a small holding with a unique rustic style and tranquility country feeling.  Beautiful gardens ideal for wedding receptions and ceremonies. Fairy lights and open fires will light the open skies and provide a stunning backdrop for any photos.  Ukuphupha is the perfect venue for various functions, such as Weddings, Conferences, Birthdays, Exhibitions, Launches, Expos, Corporate Events and any type of function you might require.  Wedding reception can be tailored to your personal requirments.  Call us today or send us an email for further information and rates!

Contact details:

Cell: 072 409 3368

Ukuphupha Weddings/Conferences/Special Events