Buffelsdrift, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo.

Conferences, Weddings, and Outdoor Functions.

We offer a unique and perfect setting for your Conference, your Dream Wedding, and a Spacious Outdoor Entertainment area.

Conferencing Venue

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge offers an unique and perfect setting for your conferences in the Western Cape Oudtshoorn, product launch, successful meeting, corporate  function and team building session. Our modern conference centre is situated on the edge of a natural waterhole with a wide wooden deck – the perfect atmosphere to promote the sharing of information and where productive and innovative thinking can take place.

Enjoy break sessions out on the deck beside the 5ha dam, in the lookout lounge and/or in the A la Carte restaurant. We offer numerous activities such as bush safaris, meerkat safaris and elephant excursions, all supervised by trained professionals.

Our Game Lodge has a total of 34 luxury air-conditioned tents with en suite bathrooms and private outdoor showers. Each unit has a view over the dam and the Swartberg Mountains and accommodates 2 delegates, either in twin or king size beds.

Included with our venue:

Two flipcharts / whiteboards Markers
High Quality Audio-visual
Multi Plugs
Extension Cords
Data Projector
A Microphone
Mineral bottled water
Evaporative Cooler
Under floor heating
Two flipcharts / whiteboards Markers
Multi Plugs
Extension Cords
Mineral bottled water
Under floor heating
No Load shedding*

*A brief electricity dip is expected when switching over to the generator.

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Seating arrangements

Weddings at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge is unique for its setting, breathtaking views of the Swartberg Mountain, vast Klein Karoo plains and blue skies as a natural backdrop. A photographer’s dream to capture the special moments for the bride and groom to treasure! The charming Karoo Wedding Chapel is situated on the edge of a natural water hole with a wide wooden deck as entrance to the intimate little chapel.

The wedding venue in Oudtshoorn is ideal for romantic country weddings and a dream come true for those who prefer natural surroundings and tranquility  The deck is an extension to the restaurant and this creates a beautiful space for wedding guests to take their seats and witness the couple exchanging their wedding vows.

Ice-cold sundowners served on the lookout deck next to the open-air bar mark the end of a perfect day with the sun setting over the mountains. Each wedding is unique and we make each one an unforgettable experience for both you and your guests.

Our wedding packages:

Buffalo Wedding Package
Private wedding - including 50-100 x B&B and Chapel Use
Complete Wedding Package
Private wedding - including 50-100 x B&B with Bush Safari and Chapel Use
Elephant Wedding Package
Wedding with the Elephants as witnesses – Smaller weddings – outside Including B&B and Bush safari for bride and groom

Wedding Venue Booking

Accommodation comprises of 34-tented units. Each has its own wooden deck where guests can relax, admire the view and spot the game. Please view our accommodation options. Contact our in-house wedding coordinator, Beadri Eloff, about rates and any other details.

Our Elephant Lapa for your Venue

Adding an Elephant Lapa to the mix ensures an even greater bushveld experience with facilities catering for traditional South African braai’s beneath the brilliant Klein Karoo night skyline. The Elephant Lapa is a thatched roofed construction with smooth cement flooring and an open bar area. The rock finished exterior provides a rugged, earthy feel which blends effortlessly into the natural surroundings.

A permanent view of the picturesque Swartberg Mountains and the Klein Karoo bushveld while enjoying refreshing sundowners is enough to transform any ordinary day into an exhilarating natural breakaway.A permanent view of the picturesque Swartberg Mountains and the Klein Karoo bushveld while enjoying refreshing sundowners is enough to transform any ordinary day into an exhilarating natural breakaway.

The Elephant Lapa will be available for outdoor functions, traditional South African braai’s, Elephant Weddings and corporate breakaways. The area beneath the thatched roof is 40m2  while the patio stretches over a spacious 70m2. It will accommodate between 50 and 70 guests, perfect for a ‘lekker’ social gathering with true local flair.

Elephant Lapa Booking

Rates and more information available on request. Feel free to contact our in-house function co-ordinator, Beadri Eloff.

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