About Hakunamatata Estate
We invite you to experience the luxurious, warm ethnic atmosphere and African charm of Hakunamatata, ideally situated approximately 30 minutes’ drive from Sandton and 15 minutes from Lanseria Airport.
With beautiful views and the tranquility of quiet country life, Hakunamatata is the perfect choice for your next weekend getaway. Our fully secured 21 acre estate features luxury accommodation, a fully equipped health spa, conference and team-building facilities and a wedding or function venue.
Hakunamatata has 11 beautifully appointed chalets, each with their own unique characteristics. They are all equipped with DSTV, a bar fridge and coffee station, an en-suite bathroom and veranda overlooking our lush gardens. Six of our chalets are luxury suites, the remaining five chalets are luxury studio units and includes a full English breakfast.
In our idyllic surroundings, our health spa offers guests a variety of relaxation therapies. Guests are welcome to spend the day, or come for overnight spa packages, some treatments of which can be enjoyed under one of our outdoor thatched lapas, weather permitting.
CONFERENCES / FUNCTIONS
For your conference, we offer a choice of three conference venues and four breakaway rooms. We can accommodate up to 150 delegates depending on your requirements. Our breakaway rooms provide the ultimate in understated elegance and are also perfect for smaller conferences or meetings. Our conference venues are fully air-conditioned, have Wi-Fi connectivity and all the necessary equipment can be provided. We cater for full day, half day or 24h conferences.
Hakunamatata specialises in garden weddings, with two garden areas to choose from for your wedding ceremony. From there, your guests move to our Terrace area where they can relax and enjoy welcoming drinks and snacks, whilst you have your photos taken in our beautiful gardens. Our Blue Skies Dining Deck is the perfect setting for your wedding reception with built in fairy lights. We cater for up to 120 guests and have a variety of menu options to choose from.
RESTAURANT AND PUB
With an a la carte restaurant on our premises, all meals can be enjoyed in our dining room or out on our Terrace. We cater for breakfast, lunch and dinner reservations and also have a sports pub where you can watch live sports broadcasts whilst enjoying your meal. Join us every Sunday for a lovely family day out in the country and relax and enjoy a delicious meal with us.
ATTRACTIONS AND SHOPPING
Local attractions such as the Lion Park, Botanical gardens, two game reserves and of course the Cradle of Humankind with the Sterkfontein caves are in close proximity. For the shopping enthusiasts, we are within 10–15 minutes from five major shopping centres.
For sports enthusiasts, there are six golf courses within 20 minutes’ drive, a golf range, hot air ballooning and trout fishing, tennis, squash, gym and horse riding facilities are easily accessible.