Finding country accommodation at a Gauteng function venue

Johannesburg is not just big city living and tranquil, country-style accommodation is easily available from Gauteng function venues. The best thing is that, since everything is so close together and easy to get to, you can easily explore the vibrancy and culture of the city before retreating to more relaxing surroundings!

Types of Accommodation Available in Johannesburg

Johannesburg accommodation is very varied and includes guesthouses, game lodges, bed and breakfasts, hotels and even self-catering options. Rooms can be booked in advance if you are part of a large group and accommodation packages are available for corporate, as well as private parties.

Johannesburg’s Main Attractions

Johannesburg attractions are very varied and you can easily find something suit any tastes. For the history lovers, there are plenty of fascinating museums, including the Absa Money Museum, Adler museum of Medicine, Apartheid Museum and the Museum of Transport.

For the shopaholics, there are plenty of top-end malls, including the Hyde Park Corner shopping mall and Sandton City.

If you would much rather indulge in an educational trip or are looking to entertain the kids, visit the Botanical Gardens and the local zoo and planetarium.

If you are looking for Italy in the heart of Johannesburg, look no further than Montecasino, the best entertainment destination in the city! Here, there is a top-end casino, vibrant restaurants and very popular theatres. If you’d like to visit during the day, the Montecasino Bird Park is entertaining and gorgeous – a sight to behold.

Looking for an adrenaline-filled day? Head to the theme park at Gold Reef City for some thrilling rides and learn all about mining at the city’s old Gold Mine Shaft.

The Rosebank Craft Market is the place to go to for original African arts and crafts. The market is open daily and is centrally located.

Additional attractions include visiting the Nelson Mandela
Bridge, the Family Museum, Emmarentia dam and the Melville Koppies Nature Reserve.

The best place to stay to enjoy Johannesburg

Idle Winds is a function venue where you can enjoy the best of both worlds when you visit Johannesburg. Set in the countryside just 30 minutes from Johannesburg city centre, we give you the perfect mix of tranquil scenery and lively city life. Contact us today for more information on accommodation at our Gauteng function venue.