Weddings At Manyatta Rock Camp

Manyatta Rock Camp is the perfect venue to host this special day and will cater for all your requirements with distinction. Possibly one of the most romantic locations in all of Africa this is one of the most exclusive bush wedding venues in Southern Africa. Breathtaking vistas of the Lebombo mountains and the lush bush! Experience the warm atmosphere in camp including oil lamps and romance in the air.

The Manyatta Rock Camp has a natural beauty all of its own, making it an ideal property for an exclusive and intimate bush wedding. It provides an escape from the constraints of modern life to a synthesis of wildest Africa and age-old splendour. On offer is this ultimate, fully inclusive Safari destination offering a truly comprehensive African wildlife safari wedding venue.

Experience superb accommodation, cuisine, service and exceptional encounters with wildlife. Our Operations Manager and/or consultants will be pleased to meet with you on site in order to match your dreams. 

We can host weddings from just the bridal couples up to sixty people! Please phone or email Jane at reservations for a quotation on small intimate bush weddings which consists only of the bridal couple or the bridal couple, bridal party & family.

Venues available

Venue for ceremony: In the bush at one of the dams (5 Minute Dam) in the reserve

Snacks and Drinks: Lawn at Gazebo Game Lodge (while photos are being taken of the wedding couple and the family)

Venue for reception: Manyatta Rock Camp

Rates: Medium size wedding

If it is going to be a late afternoon/evening wedding at Manyatta Rock Camp the entire camp must be booked out for the night of the wedding and if a morning wedding is planned the entire camp should be booked out the night before the wedding. Calculated on 2 adults per room sharing per night: 54 pax, maximum occupancy: 60 pax

R100.00 per wedding guest conservation levy to the reserve which will be added to the invoice.

The wedding meal will be quoted separately and depends on the choice of the menu. – From R250.00 per person

The bar is handled by the Manyatta Rock Camp.

(It can be arranged that a corkage fee be charged for your own wines.)

An extra wedding coordination fee is charged which also depends on the size of your wedding.

Items to be considered and quoted on separately

  • Snacks and Drinks/Cocktails
  • Wedding Cake
  • Priest
  • Gazebo for ceremony
  • Hay bales for the ceremony in the bush
  • Traditional Singing and Dancing by a local Swazi group
  • Any special linen, crockery, cutlery, decorations requirements
  • Photographer
  • DVD
  • Flowers
  • Music
  • Hair and Makeup

The following may be used for “confetti”

  • Rose petals
  • Seed pots on the reserve
  • Rice with no coloring
  • Bubbles

Contact details for wedding enquiries and quotes

Reservations and Sales Manager: Jane Bourdillon


Tel 1: + 27 (0) 13 790 0281

Tel 2: +27 (0)82 779 2153