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Can I excpect my guests to fill out the guestbook?

Absolutely! This guestbook is an excellent fun activity to keep your guests busy while you are taking your couple photographs and a lovely way for guests to share their personal wishes with you. In addition it’s a wonderful ice-breaker as guests share their ideas and thoughts with each other and possibly have a few laughs at what has been filled in.

What does it cost for a guestbook?

We try our best to strive for superior quality whilst at the same time offering reasonable and affordable prices. A complete guestbook including file starts from as little as R360 – the price of your guestbook is based on the number of pages you select. In addition, each order comes with a free personalized front page.

How many pages fit in each album?

We supply a file to suit the number of pages you select. Up to 80 pages fits into a small ring binder and from 80 pages up the file has a bigger ring binder to accommodate more pages.

How many pages should I order for my guestbook?

If you plan to place them at each place setting we recommend 1 per person.

What type of paper is used for the guestbook pages?

The guestbook pages are printed on a high quality 200g dsm card stock that is sustainably sourced and acid free for great quality that does not deteriorate.

What size photograph can I use with my Photo Guestbook?

The Photo Guestbook accommodate a regular jumbo size photo – 6×4, polaroid pictures and at least 2 x photo booth strips placed next to each other.

How should I attach the photos to my Photo Guestbook pages?

“Pritt” glue works well, flat double sided tape, photo corners or spray adhesive.

What should my guests use to fill out the guestbook pages?

Colour pens, fineliners and khokis all work very well – we find colour brings out the most creativity. Do not use permanent markers.

What is the size of a guestbook page?

The pages measure 23cm x 21cm.

If I need additional guestbook pages, how can I order them?

All you need to do is email us on info@theguestbookcompany.com with your request and the amount of additional pages you need and we will contact you with the additional pricing and postage.

When can I expect my guestbook to arrive?

Local: Your guestbook is couriered door to door within 7-14 days from receiving your order.
International: Your Guestbook is posted through the local post office as an Insured Parcel. It is posted within 7-14 days of receiving the order and can take 14-21 working days to arrive, please bear in mind that sometimes this may take a little longer…

Can you ship a guestbook as a gift directly to the recipient?

Yes – Enter the recipients details in the shipping section and if you would like to include a personalised note, then please enter this in the “Order Notes” section during Checkout.

Do you ship your guestbooks outside of South Africa?

Yes, please email us the overseas address and we will contact you with the postage fee.

Do you offer your guestbook pages in languages other than English?

Yes! We are also able to offer the pages in Afrikaans – please fill out a contact form or email us with your request and we will be happy to assist you with your order.

What is your returns policy?

We offer a 30-day exchange on any item you are not satisfied with. Customised, however, are non-returnable and non-refundable. To find out more about return policies, Click here.