The River Cabin Wedding Venue in Chartwell, Sandton

The River Cabin

Conference and Wedding Venue at Plot 35, R114, Nietgedacht, 1747, Chartwell, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa. Show on Map

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


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.

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

Price Range
Available on request

Contact: Nicole Freitas Saunders

Tel: +27 (0)79 484-5161

Physical Address:
The River Cabin, Plot 35, R114, Nietgedacht, 1747, Chartwell, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -25.951869
Longitude: 27.958132

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

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Listed on
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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
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