MOGALAKWENA is a specialist destination and offers an authentic Bushveld venue for celebrations; from a romantic safari wedding to milestone occasions that promise memories to last a lifetime. The celebration can be small and intimate or bigger hosting up to 150 guests.

Mogalakwena is ideally positioned on the Mogalakwena River, 20 km from its confluence with the Limpopo River.  It is situated on
approximately 2 000ha of bushveld with abundant wildlife.





TrouBos is situated on the banks of the Mogalakwena River in the shade of large indigenous trees with a ‘chapel’ to say your vows.
Seating is available for  up to 120 people.





The wedding reception or events area can accommodate120 people for a sit-down dinner and 150 people for a cocktail function.
It includes a bar, lounge, cloakrooms, and a beautiful terrace overlooking the river.
The 80m2 dance floor offers guests the magic to dance under the stars late into the night.

Further options are:

  • An al fresco dinner around the lapa area and swimming pool
  • Bush dinner on the reserve, under a canopy of stars


Different menu options are available from 2- or 3- course dinners to cocktail snacks


Additional facilities can be arranged

  • Hiring – tables, chairs, crockery, cutlery
  • Photographer
  • Table decorations
  • Wedding cake
  • Guest gifts



Mogalakwena can accommodate 30+ guests

The River Lodge

4 private chalets – 8 pax

En-suite bathrooms. Chalets have air conditioning and are in close proximity of the events venue.

4 main Lodge rooms – 8 pax

En-suite bathrooms. Rooms have ceiling fans and are in close proximity of the events venue

Bush Camp – 4 dormitories sleep x 4 to 6 guests each

Rooms have ceiling fans. Male and female bathrooms. It is within short walking distance, approximately 250 meters, from the Events venue.


The Artist’s Retreat

4 double rooms – 8 pax

En-suite rooms. Rooms have ceiling fans.Untitled7

A short drive from the Events venue, approximately 5 km.

Numerous accommodation options in the area.



With warm and sunny weather from Spring to Autumn why not take advantage
and have your wedding ceremony under a canopy of leaves.

  • Temperatures during summer: high 20’s to high 30’s
  • Temperatures during winter: mild 15 to mid 20’s


The property has been owned and managed by the Coetsee family for three decades.