Here are a list of wedding venues in Gauteng

that offer fantastic service and great views.

Oakfield Farm

Situated in the idyllic surroundings of Muldersdrift, Oakfield Farm is a distinguished country venue that beautifully accommodates events throughout all seasons. It’s celebrated for its flawless event coordination, making every occasion held here feel unique and special. The farm charms visitors with its relaxed atmosphere, stunning landscapes, and exceptional country-style cuisine, all enhanced by the top-notch service of its amiable staff.

Conveniently located near both Johannesburg and Pretoria, Oakfield Farm’s stellar reputation is well-deserved. It’s easy to see why it is the venue of choice for many, offering comprehensive services that cater to a variety of needs, all under one roof. Whether you’re planning a wedding, a corporate event, or a private celebration, Oakfield Farm promises an unforgettable experience in an elegant setting.


Riverside Castle

Riverside Castle, acclaimed as one of South Africa’s favorite castle venues, stands as a majestic sight. The venue seamlessly integrates the historic elegance of its stone chapel with the grandeur of the main reception hall. Massive wooden doors connect the interior spaces to the verdant gardens below, enhancing the atmosphere with a sense of openness and grandiosity. The high ceilings, expansive windows, and exquisite brick walls infuse the space with a magical and enchanting ambiance.

Distinctively, Riverside Castle offers self-catering options, accommodating a variety of event styles and preferences. The extensive lawn area, equipped with Bedouin tents and marquees, provides versatile outdoor event spaces. Additionally, unique on-site accommodations include cozy luxury tents, adding a touch of exclusivity and charm to the guest experience.

Conveniently located in Pretoria, Riverside Castle is an exceptional choice for those seeking a venue that combines historical allure with modern amenities, ensuring a memorable event for all attendees.


Bell Amour

Bell Amour, with its charming Old French Provincial style, sets an idyllic scene for your special day. As you enter this distinctive venue, prepare to be transported thousands of kilometers away to the scenic French countryside.

Imagine exchanging vows in a lush vineyard, dancing under the stars on a dance floor encircled by water, and indulging in the venue’s exceptional hospitality and delectable cuisine. Bell Amour offers an enchanting backdrop that is perfect for creating unforgettable memories.



Upon entering the gates of Inimitable, the captivating sight of the Zwartkop Mountains unfolds before you, their beauty enchanting every onlooker. These mountains gracefully merge into the surrounding hills, creating a picturesque backdrop.

The venue offers 12 luxurious executive suites for guests, each adorned with 300 thread count Egyptian cotton linens, king-size beds, and private verandas that offer breathtaking views of the Zwartkop Mountains. Additionally, there is a stunning Bridal Suite with private gardens, a honeymoon villa, and a charming Groom’s Suite nestled within the forest.

A delightful canapés area, complete with a fully stocked bar, perches elegantly above the river, providing guests with a sweeping 180-degree panorama of the venue and the meandering Crocodile River valley below. The Riverside Reception Hall, accommodating between 100 and 400 people, stands proudly amidst a network of gardens and water features. Its modern features and design elements ensure a memorable experience for all attendees.


Shepstone Gardens

At Shepstone Gardens, meticulous attention to detail, exceptional service, and flawless coordination define every event. Known as The Shepstone Experience, their venues embody timeless elegance and sophistication, perfect for any wedding, event, or corporate function. With a beautiful story to be told, Shepstone Gardens is dedicated to helping each client write a significant chapter of their lives.

The venue boasts a team of industry-leading professionals committed to ensuring each event is seamless and stress-free. Armed with a full in-house team ready to address every unique need, Shepstone Gardens can bring any vision to life, no matter how grand.

Being family-owned, Shepstone Gardens extends a warm, personalized welcome to all guests, making them feel part of the Shepstone family from the moment they arrive. The team at Shepstone Gardens is dedicated to providing support every step of the way, ensuring that each event not only meets but exceeds expectations. At Shepstone Gardens, events become lifelong cherished memories.


Die Akker

Just 20 minutes outside Pretoria on the N4, nestled among ancient trees, lies a wedding venue that effortlessly blends old-world charm with modern conveniences. This venue features two unique chapels: an exquisite indoor chapel with detailed mosaics and heartfelt adornments, and the Liedjiebos chapel, an outdoor haven for those who love nature.

The setting is filled with rustic charm, from stables and lush gardens to beautifully lit surroundings, perfect for weddings and special events. The flexible menu can be tailored to fit your budget, ensuring a magical day that is both enchanting and affordable.

Hosted by Marietjie and Ardelle, known for their warm hospitality, every event is carefully overseen to exceed expectations. This venue offers a touch of rustic elegance and heartfelt warmth, making it an exceptional choice for your special day.


Venue Nouveau

Nestled deep in the Bronberg mountains, at the heart of Pretoria East, Venue Nouveau offers an enchanting experience for visitors. This picturesque retreat specializes in creating unforgettable romantic weddings, providing French-country style accommodations, organizing special occasions to cherish.

The venue’s gracious and eclectic architecture effortlessly blends with the natural, unstructured countryside. Touches of French provincial charm adorn the landscape, all surrounded by the majestic Bronberg mountain range.

Venue Nouveau features an all-in-one wedding destination complete with a romantically candlelit chapel exuding a French-inspired ambiance. The Nouveau reception venue boasts raw elegance, enhanced by mismatched décor that adds a distinctive charm. Their Guesthouse, KammaFrans, offers a luxurious Bridal suite, ensuring utmost comfort for guests.

Known for their high standard of service, delectable menus, relaxed yet stylish atmosphere, and ‘old world friendly hospitality,’ Venue Nouveau stands out as the natural choice for unforgettable weddings. The breathtaking views and serene surroundings contribute to an experience of unparalleled beauty.

Visitors are warmly encouraged to reach out for a viewing appointment. During their visit, they will be guided through the lovely venues, presented with different packages and options, and assisted with a customized quotation, tailored to transform their dreams into reality.


Galagos Country Estate

Within the enchanting embrace of what feels like an enchanted forest, Galagos Country Estate is more than just a venue—it’s a fairytale come to life. If your dream wedding, function, conference, or party is steeped in fairytale magic, then Galagos is your perfect destination.

This unique venue seamlessly blends ultra-unique architecture with style and elegance, creating an atmosphere straight out of your favorite fairytale. For those enchanted by heights, the tree-top chapel venue offers a truly magical experience high up in the trees.

The main banquet hall, adorned with wooden floors, a high-rise roof, twinkling fairy lights, and multiple levels, is one of the most inviting spaces you’ll ever encounter. Galagos Country Estate doesn’t stop there—it offers multiple smaller venues for conferencing and intimate events, as well as vast open fields for various outdoor activities.

In every corner of Galagos, there’s a touch of magic and a space that feels tailor-made for your fairytale-inspired event. So, if you’re dreaming of a celebration straight out of a storybook, Galagos Country Estate is not just a venue—it’s your fairytale fantasy brought to life.


Glenburn Lodge & Spa

In the tranquility of the Zwartkops Mountains, on the banks of the Blaauwbank and Crocodile Rivers, lies Glenburn Lodge and Spa. Situated within the “Cradle of Humankind”, this 100 bedroom hotel, conference, wedding and spa is a mere 40 minutes from both Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Voted as one of the top wedding venues in Gauteng, Glenburn has three wedding venues with guest capacities ranging between 60 and 250 guests. Glenkyle overlooks a spectacular waterfall, and is situated on the Blaauwbank River, while Glencove is nestled on the Crocodile River in a beautiful country garden setting. Glenwillow is situated at the foot of the majestic Zwartkops Mountain in the Bush Willow Tented Camp.

The stylish Country Spa has chosen the romance of the vineyard as its theme. The spa facilities include a total of ten treatment rooms of which two have private hydrotherapy baths, three have private gardens and the couples; treatment room boasts a romantic, private Jacuzzi. A heated pool and countryside patio completes the ultimate venue for relaxation.


Casablanca Manor

As you drive down the road, flanked by rows of majestic trees, the allure of Casablanca becomes apparent – a venue truly one-of-a-kind. Located amidst the bushveld, embraced by sweeping mountain vistas, Casablanca marries quaint charm with modern elegance.

The open-air ceremony venue, surrounded by the lush canopy of trees, exudes an air of intimacy and seclusion. Alternatively, for those seeking an onsite chapel, Casablanca offers a beautiful option. Whether it’s a wedding, conference, function, party, or a delightful high tea event, Casablanca provides a tailor-made indoor or outdoor setting for your needs.

Offering a unique experience against the backdrop of stunning natural beauty. Whatever your event, Casablanca ensures a uniquely versatile and enchanting space, promising an unforgettable experience for all.


Bergvallei Estates

Bergvallei exudes its distinct character, with Stellenbosch-inspired green and white buildings adorned by lush rose gardens, graceful fountains, and classical Roman statues. This charming venue offers two enchanting chapels—one traditional and the other open-sided—providing couples with diverse atmospheres for their ceremonies.

With two reception venues accommodating 60 to 230 guests, each space carries its unique allure. The Main Hall, featuring four grand fireplaces, creates a warm and intimate setting, perfect for romantic winter weddings.

For the convenience of guests traveling from afar, Bergvallei provides affordable accommodation options. Situated near the Silverstar Casino and Cradlestone Mall, both just around 1km away, guests can easily access entertainment and amenities.

Conveniently located on the R28 highway between Krugersdorp and Pretoria in the Muldersdrift area, Bergvallei is only 30 minutes from Johannesburg and Pretoria. Despite its proximity to these bustling cities, the tranquil ambiance enveloping Bergvallei makes it feel like a serene escape, offering a peaceful retreat from the urban hustle and bustle.