The Garden Venue in Randburg, an award-winning wedding venue, offers full wedding packages. A forest chapel, banquet rooms, beautiful gardens, floating decks and cascading ponds offer multiple wedding spaces, from 40 to 600 guests.
Their most remarkable feature is their awe-inspiring gardens. These magical gardens with koi and lily ponds, pavilions and piazzas and expansive rolling lawns are the ideal complement to the indoor banquet halls and rooms. They offer freedom of choice with standard and boutique wedding packages.
Their team of wedding coordinators can assist you in planning your perfect magical day.
Whether your ceremony is on a raised pavilion over cascades, or on the rolling lawns below the tall trees of their Forest Chapel; Whether your banquet is a luncheon in their Elephant Hall or a grand dinner in their Arena, The Garden Venue is certainly the perfect backdrop to host your wedding.
Wedding, Receptions and Ceremonies Spaces:
African Open-Air Arena – Their African Open-Air Arena is a fabulous garden space, ideal for those who have dreamt of a garden wedding. This sumptuous event space with sprawling lawns can host large weddings of up to 600 guests, in either a marquee tent or a Bedouin tent. The garden arena is uniquely private, with an outdoor stage for your wedding ceremony and is framed on all sides by landscaped gardens on raised berms.
Forest Banquet Pavilion – Their Forest Banquet Pavilion tells a 3-part wedding day storyline, where 3 unique spaces come together for the ceremony, then the pre-ceremony drinks with canapes and finally followed by the grand reception banquet. This dramatic space nestled below towering trees, with expansive rolling lawns, lends itself perfectly to the chemistry required for your magical wedding day. Whilst ceremonies can be held amongst the tall trees of the Forest Chapel, pre-reception drinks and canapes can be enjoyed on the piazza and sumptuous wedding banquets can be hosted inside the Forest Banquet Pavilion with its dramatic high thatch roof. This magnificent venue can cater for up to 400 guests banquet style.
Elephant Hall – The Elephant Hall, delighting in a neutral colour palette for any wedding style, is a thatched hall with expansive deck patios enjoying magnificent views for receptions. It can cater for up to 120 guests under roof banquet style. Seating capacity can be increased to 150 by adding tables on the deck patio. The Koi Pond Pavilion is adjacent to the Elephant Hall and is an exquisite outdoor space with decking pavilions cantilevering over Koi ponds and is ideal for wedding ceremonies. With a capacity of 150, it is the ultimate space for a charismatic outdoor wedding ceremony and many have hosted their receptions here too. Memorable sunsets offer the perfect opportunity for pre-drinks and canapes to be enjoyed.
Olive Tree Hide – The Olive Tree Hide is an outdoor thatch venue in an enviable position nestled under a grand old indigenous Olive Tree. It can cater up to 60 guests under roof, banquet style. This exceptional space, ideal for smaller weddings, also offers a circular patio with wrap around exterior seating on the patio. It’s an intimate area, which can expand its capacity to 100. The Lawn Terrace, which is adjacent to the Olive Tree Hide, with pristine rolling lawns, is an ideal garden location to hold your wedding ceremony, presenting a magical outdoor wedding ceremony and reception area.