The River Cabin Wedding Venue in Sandton

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About The River Cabin

The River Cabin is set on a farm in a serene, naturistic setting with a flavour of elegance and romance. We are situated on delightful, secluded banks of the Jukskei River, in Chartwell, only 8km from the hustle and bustle of Cedar Square. There is an abundance of bird life,nature and tranquility.

We pride ourselves on creating the most memorable wholesome social experiences for our guests. We take into consideration what you are looking for, what you want to achieve and vast event planning experience to not only create an event but an experience. We can accommodate up to 100 people seated indoors and 400 people outdoors.

Venue Hire

The venue hire includes the following:
• Round tables and rectangular (depending on numbers)
• Table cloths and chair covers (white)
• Deck furniture & couches inside
• Fans or fireplace
• Buffet tables and table cloths
• Cutlery, crockery and glassware
• Setting of tables
• Two kitchen assistants
• One guard at entrance gate
• One guard watching the cars
• Cleaning up before and after the function
• Playground for kids
• Manager on duty
• Ample parking
• Outside Chapel
• Podium


We are a self catering venue, you will need to supply your own catering.

The River Cabin has a cash bar therefore no beverages or alcoholic beverages are permitted from an outside source. Alternatively you may supply your own wine (two bottles per table) and / or champagne (two per table) at a corkage fee per bottle. Should you have a bar tab on the day, payment for this must be made at the end of the evening. We have a card machine.

We provide waiters and barmen familiar with our venue at a fee per hour. They are compulsory as we like to keep our venue and functions clean and tidy at all times.


We provide snacks, tea / coffee, breakfasts and lunches for our full or half day packages. All packages include note pads, Wi-Fi access, bottled water, screen for projector and flip charts. A data projector, PA system and technician are available at an additional charge.

Features you'll appreciate


  • Bar
  • Chapel
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Standard conf. equipment

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Lanseria Airport - 11.5km
OR Tambo International - 70.7km

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Listed on since August 2017

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