Nestled on the southern fringes of Johannesburg, Thornbirds Conference & Wedding Centre is certainly one of the best kept secrets, and is one of the most secluded & elegant venues in Johannesburg. Thornbirds offers luxurious accommodation, unforgettable functions, dream weddings, successful conferences, the finest cuisine as well as a charming & quaint country-style eatery, called Miss Grace Country Food House.
Thornbirds allows you to escape from the drudgery of the city as it has the most magnificent, tranquil gardens, teamed with an abundance of amazing birdlife, which allows your guests to forget the hustle and bustle of their city lives, and leaves them with an everlasting taste of perfection and serenity – leaving your wedding to be the talk of the town.
Thornbirds boasts a stunning stone chapel and lush gardens in which the wedding ceremony can be held.
Our unique atmosphere creates a special ambiance guaranteed to turn the simplest occasion into the most delightful & unique experience.
We at Thornbirds realise that your special day should be nothing but the very best which is why we are at your beck and call to provide for your most exotic wishes. We offer an optional coordination package in order to cut down on all the wedding stress to allow you to enjoy this memorable time. Fine attention to detail is a trademark of Thornbirds & we provide a complete service which includes planning to the finest detail. Our exquisite taste & expertise allows us to assist you with so much more, including flowers & decor.
Our venue is unique in offering the finest catering, using only the freshest ingredients and dynamic home style cooking, made with the utmost love and care, ensuring all your guests are left more than satisfied and simply wanting more.
However we also understand that South Africa boasts exciting & culturally diverse groups, which sometimes requires more traditional & specific catering requirements. We therefore allow for self-catering to ensure that your wedding perfectly suits your individual needs.
Thornbirds offers luxurious 4 star accommodations which consists of 8 standard rooms, 1 executive suite and a beautiful Bridal Suite. Breakfast is served at our country-style eatery, Miss Grace Country Food House the following morning.
Here at Thornbirds, we won’t just help you plan the perfect day, but will help you create memories that will last a lifetime & create a day that will exceed all expectations.
Thornbirds we don’t only do business, we build relationships.