Top Wedding Planners South Africa


When it comes to planning a wedding, wedding planners are game-changers. They can be the difference between a good and a bad wedding. Although some brides might not be keen to hire a bride since their services are costly, we believe that hiring a great wedding planner is necessary. Not only do wedding planners bring their event management skills but they also bring years of experience. In addition to this, they bring money-saving ideas. In this blog post, we have compiled a list of the top South African wedding planners to choose from. 


Weddings By Marius 

Headed by Marius Barnard, Wedding coordinator extraordinaire, the Weddings by Marius team has earned a reputation as one of South Africa’s best wedding planners. This wedding planning company has over 20 years of experience in wedding planning. Judging from the raving reviews submitted by their clients, they have mastered the art very well.

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Wedding Concepts, Cape Town

Made up of an all-woman team, Wedding Concepts is a full-service event planning company that has put on over 400 weddings. No request is too big, according to the company’s site. That is apparent after a look at their past events. Their venues and décor have ranged from sporty to quirky. With one couple tying the knot on racing grounds with a real-life polo game happening in the background. And another marrying at one of the world’s top restaurants with cuisine from nearly every continent.


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Otto de Jager Events, Johannesburg 

Otto de Jager has a reputation for throwing weddings with so much class that James Bond would be honored to attend. Elle UK did a full spread on the company. De Jager has over 20 years of experience in event planning. The company is extremely particular when it comes to selecting suppliers, choosing only the top caterers, photographers, decorators and more. A peek at the company website will show you how they pay attention to every little detail to create weddings that tend towards country chic. Check out their gallery on

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Trunk Events 

Trunk Events is a wedding styling and event management company run by Tracy Brandford. The company offers. The company offers a wide range of services including planning and conceptualization of the design and style of your function. They also provide coordination services. 

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The Event Planners

The Event Planners Team has 15 years’ experience in the event and wedding industry. They can assist with all your eventing needs.  From intimate weddings and birthday parties to elaborate corporate functions, we like to keep our service “old-school” with a great deal of personal touch and input, while still creating modern, stylish events.  Their services also include finding you your perfect venue, arranging all suppliers as well as styling.  We also offer assistance with booking accommodation and all logistics.

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I hope that this “top wedding planners South Africa” list helps you in your quest to find the best wedding planner to work with. If you do work with any of the planners listed here, we would love to hear straight from the horse’s mouth what the experience was like. We also welcome any additions to the list, simply comment with their name and details in the comments section below.


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