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About River Place Lodge

River Place Lodge offers comfortable accommodation in a peaceful setting beside a river. The estate offers 19 rooms and a pristine function and business venue. Guests can enjoy all the estate has to offer along with spectacular views while still being situated close to the city.

Nestled within the natural beauty of this river valley estate are 16 Deluxe Standard Rooms and three Deluxe Suites, offering comfort and luxury with a sense of timeless tranquillity. Warm colours and versatile textures ensure an authentic country experience.

The stunning estate offers the al Fiume Italian Riverside Restaurant, ideal for functions and seats 250 people. There are several beautiful open-air gazebos suitable for intimate parties next to the river. Choose one of the two chapels to for your memorable day. The extensive lawn next to al Fiume restaurant is the perfect spot for a marquee for a large wedding or event.

The 16 hectares of varied terrain, including a variety of bush venues nestled in a natural ravine, offer endless possibilities for team-building events. It is also great for luxury spit braais and unique outdoor functions. Guests have ample parking space and beautiful views of the river and surrounding hills.

Wedding Venues: We have two on-site chapels and a marquee can be erected on the extensive lawn for large receptions.

Conference Venues: We have a tranquil conference or business venue.


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Conference Venues
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
  • Northern Sotho (Sesotho sa Leboa)
  • Sotho (Sesotho)
  • Swati (siSwati)
  • Tswana (Setswana)


  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
  • AA Superior
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River Place Lodge is 4.7km from the centre of Gerhardsville , the nearest airport 12.2km (Lanseria International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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