Weddings & Functions
Your wedding reception or function at Lethabo is magical!
The Venue & Food
Your wedding reception and function at Lethabo is a magical, candlelit affair set on the banks of The Crocodile River in a beautiful valley, 35 minutes from Johannesburg and Pretoria.
The Venue is embraced by the rolling blue Magaliesburg foothills in the Crocodile River Reserve, a 15 000 hectare reserve bordering The Cradle of Humankind. The elegantly rustic interior blends seamlessly onto wooden decks stretching over the river where you can relax with champagne after the ceremony and appreciate the abundant bird life and breathtaking mountain and bushveld views. It is a perfect venue for as few as 2 and as many as 120 guests, intimate, private and stunning.
You can exchange your vows under the willows next to an open stretch of water on which cormorants and black duck vie for position, under our vaulted, thatched, cathedral like roof or on the spacious deck of our reception venue overlooking magnificent river and bushveld views. Here guests can relax with champagne after the wedding ceremony and appreciate the abundant bird life, while you are photographed against stunning river and bush veld vistas.
Included in the venue hire are our beautiful table settings, French cut, red, white wine glasses and champagne flutes, damask linen, elegant tableware, vases and candles, in addition to the many candles, candle holders and candelabra types strategically placed to create a fairy tale like atmosphere
For larger weddings, the venue is private and exclusively yours for your wedding reception with guests of more than fifty guests or more at the full venue hire rate of R 35 000. This means you can party till midnight at the full venue hire fee of R 35 000. We offer you the beautiful, romantic Otters Hide riverside Suite for your first night together as a married couple.
We accommodate smaller weddings on the pool deck overlooking the river. or in The Beautiful Eyerie and Rock Pool Lodge, with ambient music, at the partial venue hire fee of R 5000 for the Pool Deck overlooking the river. Your Ceremony can be set up next to the river from 9 am to 11 am or 4.30 to 6.30pm. The cost is R 5000.
Our Wedding Venue Menus are custom-designed for you to suit your style. At our wedding venue, our food is a carefully chosen delight, masterfully prepared to suit your tastes.
We can accommodate you with cocktail party menus, tapas, buffet or plated menus. These are customized to suit your style and tastes. We are flexible and are happy to custom design menus to suit you.
We are flexible regarding bar arrangements. We allow corkage at R 65 per bottle. You can offer your guests anything from a full tab to full cash bar with corkage.