Welcome to The Secret Garden, where being flexible and putting wedding packages together to suit your budget & theme, is our priority.
To get a better idea of pricing per person, please have a look at our menu option ( attached ) and build a menu to suit your wedding theme, and email it back to us for a more detailed quote. We are flexible on our menu, so if you have something in mind, please let us know.
To give you an idea of price, please see below and note that a more accurate price will be reflected on your quotation when we receive your selection of menu. Price all depends on your menu selection & amount of guests attending your wedding.
The more guests you have, the better priced package we can offer.
Minimum guest requirement – 60 guests or more Please note that this is negotiable depending on availability
Package Price Estimation ** Please note that these are estimated price ranges.
Venue hire & Catering
+/- R345.00pp incl Venue hire, main meal buffet & dessert
Venue hire & Catering
+/- R 365.00pp incl Venue hire, welcome snack, main meal buffet & dessert
Please note that the Venue hire / Catering prices below are estimations and that a full quote will be drawn up when we receive your menu selections.
We have 6 family units at The Secret Garden that sleep 4 guests in each unit.
Please enquire for more information. There is also a variety of accommodation options in our area, see accommodation list.
Reputable Taxi companies do come out to our venue, and can be arranged on the day of the Wedding by the Venue Hosts. Taxi fares into Mariztburg CBD start from
R280.00 per trip, one way.
Our Venue Hire includes:
A private venue – No other functions will be allowed at the venue on the day of your wedding
Access to our Venue the day before for Set-up
Our Stone Chapel for your wedding ceremony
Our Tea-Garden Terrace with Mini Bar facility for welcome drinks during photo shoot
10-12 seater Round tables for maximum of 250 guests unless arranged otherwise. Tresle tables for the bridal party as well as the cake and gift table – all with white table cloths & linen napkins
Chairs (no chair covers required unless the bride wishes otherwise)
Wine & Champagne glasses for the table
Cutlery and white crockery
Bar & Cleaning Staff
Full cash bar (Please Note: if you wish to bring in a selection of your own wines, you may do so at a standard corkage fee of R40.00 per bottle)
Basic setting up of tables and chairs, cleaning and clearing of the venue
Access to the gardens and the gazebo for garden weddings
Beautiful landscaped gardens and water features – for photographer
Safe parking watched over by our in house security guard
The following are not included in the Venue Hire: Please note that we offer some of the items, excluded from our Venue Hire, as Optional Extra's
Draping and any extra lighting
Chairs for the ceremony
Bridal stage & speakers lecturn
Photographer and video
Music / DJ
Audio visual equipment
Please note that we do not allow paraffin candles or sparklers in our venue. When our surroundings are dry , we also reserve the right not to allow Chinese Sky Lanterns
The Secret Garden does not allow outside Caterers, Drapers & Bar Facilitators, these are offered by The Secret Garden.
Contact Fred Piek - 082 803 0213 / firstname.lastname@example.org Meander Fine Wines will match wine to your menu as well as your budget and
deliver it to The Secret Garden for your function. They offer a personalised wine
labelling option as well as competitive prices when compared to major retailers.
Please note that corkage fee's are over and above their prices.
· Please download and print the list of local options on our website
Transfers / Taxi Service
· Metro Taxi's - 033 397 1910
· Springbok Taxi's - 033 397 1912
· Budget Door to Door service - 076 752 6668
· Budget Shuttle services ( Shawn ) - 076 752 6668
Horse and carriage
· Heritage carriages ( May & Ron ) - 031 765 8045
Special Car Hire
· Arrive in Style ( Colin ) - 082 471 3434
· Budget arrive in style vehicles - 076 752 6668
Reputable Taxi companies do come out to our venue, and can be arranged on the day of the Wedding by the Venue Hosts. Taxi fares into Mariztburg CBD start from R 300.00 per trip, one way.