Woodlands Game Lodge
& Conference Centre

The nature lovers' dream come true: Woodlands Game Lodge fulfills all your expectations of the ideal venue for your wedding...offering you all the luxuries you need whilst enjoying the wonderful scenic nature surrounding the Lodge.

This African Bushveld retreat is only 35 minutes' drive from Pretoria & 50 minutes from Sandton.

Yours will be a wedding in the closest true game sanctuary to Johannesburg and Pretoria, offering you and your guests an unforgettable and unique experience. You will find the quality and standard of food excellent with attention to detail in everything we do.

Our venue is well constructed to keep you cool in summer and with a large fireplace to keep you and your guests warm in winter. We offer upholstered and comfortable chairs in both the chapel and the reception hall (no plastic).

Why Choose Woodlands Game Lodge?

  • We offer one of the best opportunities for your wedding photos in the game reserve, with an optional Photo Safari for the wedding couple to the river/dam, ruins and many other attractive spots in the reserve, including possible wildlife shots (time permitting)
  • We do not charge extra for waiters and bar service
  • We can offer accommodation (Four Star Graded) for 23 guests sharing for the night after the wedding.
  • We include free accommodation (Four Star Graded) for 19 guests sharing for Saturday night (meals extra)
  • Plus the use of the most romantic, secluded honeymoon suite by the couple for the night of the wedding (spa bath big enough for 2, a view on the mountain, rock pool in front of the door, outside shower.... etc, etc)
  • With plenty of extra accommodation in the area - from 4 star to more economical - we find that many wedding guests exploit the opportunity to spend a night or weekend in the Bobbejaansberg and bushveld of Northern Gauteng.

We have a list of florists, hairdressers, photographers etc. available if needed.

Venue hire charge:

R16 900 all inclusive: venue, chapel, and accommodation for 21 guests plus the honeymoon suite for the couple.
Please contact us for your menu requirements, pricing and all relevant information.
During Winter months from May- August: Less R1500


Package A:
Venue cost of R8 500 includes: A room for the bride to get dressed, the use of the chapel, the main venue for the reception and accommodation for the bridal couple (Bed & Breakfast)
Seven more rooms are optionally available at Woodlands Lodge for rental and plenty more in the Reserve and close vicinity.
Winter months: May – August: Less R1 500


Package B:
Venue cost of R18 500 includes: The use of the chapel, main venue for the reception, accommodation for maximum 23 guests, sharing – bed & breakfast, PLUS the use of the bridal suite by the couple for the night after the wedding.
More accommodation available in the Reserve and close vicinity.
Winter months: May – August: Less R1 500

Menu and Catering Costs: Please contact us for more information, your menu requirements and pricing. (Please mention your estimated number of guests, date of wedding and your budget for the venue, if available.)

Some Recent References and extracts from our visitors book:

17 Desember 2016

'Ons sal hierdie geleenheid altyd koester! Dankie dat julle drome laat waar word!! Liefde groete'

- Lize en Jan, en Theo en Hendrina

15/16 Desember 2016

'Die beste trou-venue ooit. Ons kon nie vir `n beter plek of diens vra nie. BAIE DANKIE XXX'

- CJ en Jeanique Kruger

6-8 Augustus 2016

'Ons troue kan beskryf word met een woord: Sprokie. Te danke aan julle het alles soos `n feë-verhaal verloop. Baie dankie vir al die moeite en lekker kos!'

- Rudolf en Sondré Vorster

30 April 2016

'A day to remember, ...everything so well arranged and in place. Didn`t have to stress about a thing, and such amazing memories from Woodlands Lodge.'

- Dale en Alicia Herbst

19 March 2016

'We had a marvellous time. Exquisite venue and very hospitable hosts! Stress free wedding that exceeded our expectations!

- Gustav and Candice

'Wonderlik, baie dankie dat julle ons trounaweek so uitsonderlik gemaak het. Puik ligging, puik diens, puik kos!!'

- Roald en Sharin Vermaak

'Thank you Woodlands for the wonderful venue. We had overseas visitors who were enchanted by the beauty of the place'

- Bernadette Ryan Williams

'Nadat ons na 62 venues gekyk het het ons op Woodlands besluit. Dit is verreweg die skoonste, netjiesste, bes versorgde venue!! Die kos is uitstekend en die natuurskoon is betowerend! Al die gaste het Woodlands gekomplimenteer!'

- Gert en Michelle Lubbe

Getting There

GPS: Woodlands position
25° 30' 51.83" S   28° 26' 49.58" E


Click for a print-friendly map with directions

Conference Reservations:
Tel: +27 (0)12 808 2146
Mobile: +27 (0)82 901 4491 (Felix)
Mobile: +27 (0)82 892 3386 (Rita)