Wedding Packages

Dear Bride & Groom

We at Cradle of Life recognize the dreams and wishes of every bride and groom, and will go the extra mile to ensure that all your requirements are met. It would be our pleasure to show you our facilities and make it our priority to ensure that we assist you in meeting your expectations for your Big Day and that you leave with the assurance that detail arrangements will be taken care of. Our Amphitheater and Reception venue at Cradle of Life is the perfect venue, with its wide open spaces set amongst some of the oldest mountains in the world, and adjacent to a magnificent Wildlife Sanctuary, will provide you with an excitingly different wedding experience. Right next to you unique wedding venue, you and your guests will be able to see and hear some of the world`s most awesome predators, house in large cages that blend beautifully with the surrounding landscape. Just imagine declaring your love for your chosen partner with the rumbling cough of a leopard or the roar of a lion in the background a truly reminded of all Mother Nature’s splendor. It`s a unforgettable experience for you and your guests to treasure forever.



Diamond Package

Diamond package ( Weekend Package)
R1495.00 per person (46 pax)

Weekend package include the following:

  • Friday Dinner
  • Friday Accommodation
  • Saturday Breakfast
  • Game Drive 10H00
  • Saturday Night Accommodation
  • Amphitheater and Gazebo
  • Guest welcoming drinks and grissini
  • Banqueting Hall from 08:00 – 24:00 with banqueting table and chairs, crockery, cutlery and glasses, white or black tablecloths and white or black napkins for 60pax
  • Wedding menu R160 included (option to change menu R180 or R200 at extra costs)
  • Garden for photo shoots
  • Setting up and cleaning of venue
  • Honeymoon suite for wedding Night (complimentary)
  • Sunday Breakfast

Pearl Package

Pearl Package (standard)
Venue Hire R8500.00 + R1500 non-refundable deposit (100 pax)
Our Venue Hire will include the following:

  • Use of our Amphitheatre and Gazebo
  • Banqueting Hall from 08:00 – 24:00
  • Guest welcoming drinks and grissini 100 pax
  • Banquet table and chairs, crockery, cutlery and glasses, white or black tablecloths, white or black napkins up to 100 pax
  • Chalet will be supplied for bride-to-be for the Friday evening.
  • Garden for photo shoots
  • Setting up and cleaning of venue
  • Honeymoon suite for the honeymoon couple.
  • Breakfast for the couple Sunday Morning
  • Guests over 100 extra R80 per person hiring charges
  • Wedding menu options, not included in venue hire.


Additional Services offered not include in our wedding package:

  • A Bush drive for your guests after the ceremony, while your photographs are being taken @R110 p.p
  • Should you wish, our trained owl or tiger can deliver the ring to the groom at the appropriate time @ R400 per animal
  • Use of the Game Vehicle to transport the Bride to the Ceremony site and to take pictures @ R400
  • Chair Covers @ R18
  • Overlays @ R20
  • Tie backs @ R20
  • Corkage fee @R40 (per bottle that you bring in)
  • Waitron and or Bar Services (please enquire about these costs)
  • All extras: Décor, draping, entertainment, flowers, Photographer, Priest/Minister, Wedding Cake.

Guest Accommodation:
For our Pearl Package, if all the chalets are booked for the night of your wedding, a special discount B&B wedding rate of R1200 will be charged per chalet that sleeps 4 pax.