in alphabetical order…
Askari Game Lodge
Great Winter Wedding savings May to August 2018!
Friday night stay in a 3 bedroom garden cottage sleeping 6 people sharing with DB&B for Friday and breakfast Sunday.
Friday night accommodation for the bride with dinner & breakfast. Saturday night accommodation for bride & groom with breakfast.
1 hour free Spa pamper treatment for the bride. Half-hour free photo session with our elephants for the bride & groom. Gluwein or sherry during photo shoot. Light snacks for bridal couple during photoshoot.
Baraka Function Venue at Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary
Our weddings are hosted in the Baraka Hall which is surrounded by natural vegetation within the Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary creating a perfect setting for your wedding reception.
The main venue provides seating for 80 to 100 guests with a dance floor, bar area and private deck.
Black Horse Brewery
Whether you want a stunning outdoor wedding or an elegant indoor wedding, we have the perfect setting for your story. Black Horse Estate is a one of a kind venue, offering rustic, provincial architecture with an in house craft brewery.
We are located less than a hour outside Johannesburg in the picturesque Zeekoeihoek valley surrounded by lush meadows and stately gardens. We have mastered the art of the event, along with all the services, cuisine and details that go into making your wedding a success. Picturesque views of the valley from the large patio offer a magnificent African sunset.
De Hoek Country Hotel
Congratulations on your engagement and your forthcoming wedding!
Here at De Hoek we understand that the organisation of a wedding can be a hugely daunting task and because of this we offer a full wedding service for an exclusive, intimate wedding for upto 80 guests. This is the perfect venue if you are looking for a memorable setting. Our venue hire fee includes the use of a variety of outdoor ceremonial areas in our beautifully manicured gardens.
Not just a place where memories are made … but also a place of new beginnings. Hollybrooke caters for off the beaten track and out of the mainstream weddings. Hollybrooke specializes in catering for the smaller, more intimate occasion.
Offering all the physical amenities and services for catered weddings up to 80 (eighty) people. Accommodation, reception venue and a quaint chapel are all provided. Here we will make your dreams come true. Our hostess, Betsie Ritchie, is an expert restaurateur and wedding liaison and will handle all your enquiries and ensure that your special day will indeed be memorable.
Give her a call, or send her a mail, come and have a coffee, and sit back and relax and we will take care of your every need. Please contact us to discuss your special day.
La Provence D’ Afrique
We specialize in small FRENCH themed weddings with live French music etc. Also in SMALL forest weddings on the river.
BUDGET customised for client.
MAXIMUM 30/40 GUESTS – MINIMUM 20 GUESTS.
FULL weekend accommodation for 28 guests – Honeymoon suite.
Mahikeng Lodge is your ultimate country wedding venue .
Contact Jess at Mahikeng Lodge for your exclusive country wedding. She’ll organise accommodation to catering and everything in-between. Sit with Jess and arrange a stress free wedding for you and your guests!
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Magalies River Lodge
A Romantic country venue with a beautiful chapel is any bride’s dream come true! We cater for indoor and outdoor weddings. There is the option of a venue at the Guest Lodge or Bush Camp. A ceremony and reception can be held in any one of the venues.
We offer a complete wedding co-ordinating service and tailor make your wedding. For your reception a choice of menus from a selection created by our resident chef. Spend your first night in the bridal suite. (Seating for up to 150 guests in selected venues.)
Milorho is a destination Wedding Venue and guests are able to book in for the entire weekend & enjoy the exclusive use of the Estate.
Our Stone Chapel is distinguishing & can host one hundred and sixty guests comfortably. The French, Country Cottage elements are opulent & require minimal decor to add poise.
The Reception Hall is spacious & captivating, and has a separate serving hall, fully licensed bar & a separate lounge with a coffee station. We offer unique handcrafted rectangular wooden tables, dining chairs, fine linen & chic decor. The Hall has a grand Patio that has a splendorous view of the valley and surroundings & leads out onto the boma where guests can mingle under the starry night sky.
The forest & fruit orchard add to the allurement of our venue and ensures you will be able to capture majestic photographs in our natural and unspoilt setting. Our cottage suite is exclusive to the bride & groom.
What we offer:
· Exclusive use of the Chapel, Reception Hall & Boma
· Luxury self catering Cottages
· Decor & Floral stylist
· Wedding Concepts
· Special Events & Occasions (Kitchen tea, Stork tea, Birthdays, functions)
· Executive Caterer
· Fully Licensed Bar
· Back-up generator
Mokoya Lodge offers a unique, outdoor bush wedding experience.
The natural bush settings that we provide, make for a true African rustic country wedding.
Mountain Sanctuary Park
High-view chapel at Mountain Sanctuary, decorated by the owners and staff, the chapel walls are a work of art, the inside of the chapel is a wonderland, with an amazing view of the reserve through a large sliding door and huge windows, allowing you to experience the full view from every seat. Handmade chandeliers hang from the magnificent thatch and the wooden deck allows you the option of having that open air wedding, while guests have an unobstructed view of the couple.
Our beautiful chapel seats 80 and is set high, overlooking the reserve, to offer our couples and their loved ones, a breathtaking view of the reserve and mountains.
The chapel was built with the intention of allowing couples to get married, without the exorbitant expense that often comes with this special day, offering natural, simplistic celebrations, with a naturally beautiful setting.
Our workshop restaurant is situated close to the chapel for catering and a large lawn is available for those who prefer a picnic style, outside setting.
Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time @ Goblins Cove is a unique venue, created by world famous sculptor, Charles Gotthard with a fantasy theme.
Goblins Cove has been in business for 19 years and is a landmark in the Magaliesburg area. A ceremony in the forest with chairs, chair covers, podium and aisle runner is also included. The venue rental is R9500 for 2-40 people, 41-80 people is R10500. Our menu options are extensive. We also do flowers, accommodation and wedding planning as well as stationary design. Let me know what your requirements are, like the theme or colours and an idea of what you would like for décor and flowers and I can set up a quote for you with some ideas and options. Our venue rental includes the tablecloths and chair covers, chairs, tables, cutlery and crockery basic set up and clean up, plus waiters, cleaners and a cash bar.
Nullarbor Cottages & Wedding Venue – Beautiful and affordable in Magaliesburg!
For a perfect wedding, whether self-catered or fully catered, Nullarbor Cottages have a beautiful thatched hall – Tashkin Lodge. Suitable for 60 guests in the hall and plenty of space for erection of Marquee if necessary the venue has beautiful views and is ideal for Mini or Maxi weddings.
For further information and pricing contact Jenny Fernhold on 083 652 8647
River Lodge Farm
“The Barn” is a non-conventional WEDDING/EVENTS Venue that is situated close to Johannesburg on a private farm, on the banks of the Crocodile River.
The venue is naturalistic; surrounded by 300 year old Stinkwood and River-Bush Willow (Combretum) Trees. The Old Sheep Shed has been turned into the main under-cover venue for dining and dancing, and the actual wedding ceremony takes place 300 metres away next to the river under the large trees. (There is a choice of three places along the river which is suitable). This same river frontage is also ideal for any event. The “Barn” can house 120 guests (incl a dance area).
If you would like to look over the venue and discuss further arrangements please make an appointment with either Sanah Moremi or Marzanne Nagel on 011 317 0903 and we would be happy to assist.
Steynshoop Valley Lodge
Steynshoop has a magnificent chapel and function hall and is an ideal setting for weddings. The chapel is thatched, traditionally styled, full of character and very pretty.
It has a mezzanine section and can seat up to 150 people. The large function hall is also thatched and is ideal for wedding receptions. For smaller weddings, the pool-side thatched garden gazebo, with spectacular views of the Magaliesberg Valley over the dams, can be used for up to 80 people. The Valley Lodge and its adjoining Mountain Lodge can accommodate up to 50 people overnight and they have extensive facilities to entertain your wedding group and to make their stay enjoyable and memorable.
If you can’t bear the thought of walking down the aisle without both your best friend and fiancée, you should stop by Warthogs Bush Camp in Magaliesburg. The pet friendly Warthogs Bush Camp is now open for weddings with your furry friends as ring bearers, confetti carriers and givers of wet sloppy kisses to anyone within arm’s reach. Wedding guests stay over in ten individual chalets which all have small wooden decks and are decorated in earthy tones, all set within a tree canopy. The bathroom with its outside shower is a real treat and brings guests just a touch closer to nature. If bush hospitality and simplicity is your thing, you would love the unpretentious but hearty brunch on offer which includes pap, wors and eggs, to dinner themes around braai menus, spit braais and potjiekos recipes.
Warthogs is a wonderful venue for bush-weddings, large company family fun days, bachelor and bachelorette parties, art weekends, photographic and bird-watching clubs, birthday parties and 21st celebrations. Warthogs is prepared to tailor make any events to suit your requirements.
Brides have a number of options available to them for the wedding ceremony, depending on the size of the wedding. The unique beehive thatched dome is perfect for smaller weddings, while a gazebo is erected in the centre of the bush camp for garden-style weddings. Should the bride prefer a chapel wedding or bush wedding, this can be arranged at Askari game Lodge 2km down the road.
Venue hire of R12 000 includes the following:
Exclusive use Bush lapa function venue | 10 chalets (accommodating 10 couples sharing) | Bush breakfast the next morning
A Spitbraai Menu is available at R380 per person (min of 20 guests)
Warthogs Bush Camp and Askari Game Lodge are in the fortunate position to not only share ownership and management expertise, but also the know-how of the Askari Lodge wedding, conference and banqueting co-ordinators. You may therefore find that your phone calls or correspondence is answered by Askari Game Lodge’s capable team.
Whispering Pines Country Estate
A Wedding in the Country… Simply a splendid idea. At Whispering Pines, we love small weddings. If you are planning a small wedding in the country (between 5 and 60 people), within an hour’s drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria, Whispering Pines is probably the best option you have.
Our gardens, indigenous trees, natural bush, patios and thatched function rooms, provide a variety of exquisite settings and backdrop for the ideal outdoor – country wedding, where all aspects of your special day can take place, from the arrival drinks, to the wedding service / ceremony, to the celebrations afterwards.