Baraka meaning “blessing”, integrates lavish comfort and hi-tech conferencing facilities with an authentic African bush experience. Using the forest as a backdrop as well as inspiration in the conception of the Baraka, the venue incorporates a magnificent conferencing hall, private dining wine cellar, while being part of a unique free-release 8-hectare primate sanctuary.
The unique Baraka Conferencing Package offers a distinctive destination for breakaways, meetings, team-buildings and weddings.
The East-African inspired venue offers perfect privacy in a pristine setting, and can accommodate groups of between 80 and 120. Whether on the timber deck surrounded by the exotic primates in a natural habitat, private dining in the wine cellar, or a wedding where the ambiance is matched only by world-class service, Baraka will ensure your occasion is richly blessed, and remains a talking-point for years to come.
21st’s and celebratory parties
Year End Functions
We pride ourselves in our service, friendliness and going the extra mile
“Can Do” attitude
Baraka is situated in the Hartbeespoort Dam region, surrounded by natural vegetation within the Bushbabies Monkey Sanctuary – a perfect setting for your wedding reception.
Our wedding venue is available for groups between 50 and 150 guests.
Included in the venue hire is the following:
Complimentary Bridal Suite for the bride to prepare in on the day and for the evening
Co-ordination, planning and execution of wedding and administration costs
Set-up of the Reception Venue
All crockery, Cutlery & Glassware
Table linen in white or black, white napkins
Gift receiving area
Waitrons and service staff including barman
Beautiful gardens for photos
Security and parking attendants
Duty Manager on duty on the day of the function
Cleaning of venue after function
Photographs are the bookmarks for the special moment in our lives. We offer memories as we give you the amazing opportunity to have private photo session with a tame elephant before 17h00.
Elephant photo session (15 min) at R800.00
The Honeymoon Suite:
We offer a complimentary honeymoon suite for the bride and groom to celebrate their first special night as husband and wife. Also included is a bridal breakfast the day after with a bottle of sparkling wine.
The room can be booked from earlier for the bride and groom to get dressed in.
Accommodation is available to guests on a special weekend rate
Baraka offers an ideal facility for tranquil and productive corporate conferences and training sessions, including top class facilities, superior service, superb cuisine and beverages. Baraka’s elegant design and beautiful surroundings makes it the perfect location for those who are looking for high levels of service in a peaceful environment and only 45 minutes’ drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria.
Minimum 50 – 120 delegates in a cinema style, schoolroom or banqueting layout.
One large conference room with indoor and outdoor breakaway areas
On site catering, tailored to your requirements
Full bar service
Cellar seats 16
Indoor breakaway/boardroom seats 12
Conference Hall seats 120
We offer a variety of onsite activities: Elephant Interaction, Primate Tour and outdoor team building activities.