Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world (even though we are biased!). But besides its obvious beauty, the Mother City is also a business hub, and international event destination; saturated with stunning event venues for events of any size.
While it will be impossible to list every amazing event venue in Cape Town, we have put together a handy list of stunning venues in Cape Town – many of which are our own, Village n Life properties.
Perfect for any occasion, large or small, these event venues are all unique and will undoubtedly bring a certain flair to your event.
The Rotunda at The Bay Hotel
One of the most beautiful and elegant venues in the Mother City, The Rotunda at The Bay Hotel has a rich history that only adds to the charm of this stunning venue.
Famed for being the largest single dome construction in Cape Town, The Rotunda was built in 1904, and to this day retains it old world charm – but with modern facilities.
The Rotunda can seat up to 500 guests, and features a large floorplan and stage. The perfect venue for beautiful wedding or to use a concert hall.
Sandy B at The Bay Hotel
Staying in Camps Bay, Sandy B, The Bay Hotel’s exclusive, private beach club is the epitome of sexy sophistication.
Overlooking the glorious Atlantic Ocean, and Camps Bay’s famous Sunset Strip, Sandy B is the perfect venue for brand activations, or special celebrations.
The venue can accommodate up to 120 guests standing. The venue, with its small pool overlooking the beachfront, exudes an atmosphere of fun, which can compliment any style event.
Inner City Ideas Cartel Rooftop
The Inner City Ideas Cartel offers a slew of wonderful event venues, but one of their most popular venues has to be their rooftop venue, situated in the heart of Cape Town.
A popular venue amongst local entrepreneurs and fashion folk, the Inner City Ideas Cartel Rooftop is a wonderfully chic venue, overlooking the city.
The venue can seat up to 100 guests and is situated close to almost everything in the city. Product launches, fashion shows, music evenings – the Rooftop can house it all!
Two Oceans Aquarium
The Two Oceans Aquarium at the V&A Waterfront is, in itself, just a magnificent place to visit. The aquarium is beautiful and magical, which makes it such an ideal venue for special events in Cape Town.
However, not many people know that you can hire the aquarium as an event venue!
The Aquarium can be used for larger or smaller events, as they offer 4 options of ‘spaces’ to hire, Anything goes – from corporate, end-of-year functions, to music evenings and album launches, birthday dinners or even an intimate, romantic dinner for two. The venue can house between 2 – 800 people depending on your event.
With the kelp garden as a background, you can just imagine the stunning event you can pull of at the Two Oceans Aquarium!
Camps Bay Retreat
Undeniably one of the most beautiful boutique hotels in Cape Town, Camps Bay Retreat is a dream venue for any event.
With the stunning views overlooking the ocean, the sprawling, lush lawns and beautiful Manor House – if aesthetically pleasing venues is your thing, then Camps Bay Retreat is the whole package.
The Retreat has housed several events; from intimate family celebrations, kitchen teas and bridal showers, to full on weddings and big birthday celebrations. The size of the property makes it so that you can utilise every inch for your event.
As we’ve said, there are numerous event venues in Cape Town that will take your breath away. All you have to do, is choose one – and this list is a good starting point.