Conference Venues In Johannesburg


Looking for the ideal venue to host a conference, convention or large event? Look no further than Johannesburg! There are many bustling business districts within the city, which there are many amazing venues to host a productive meeting or successful launch. 


From beautiful hotels boasting spacious boardrooms to smaller locations with intimate yet comfortable areas ideal for meetings, Johannesburg has a wide selection of conference venue solutions, perfect for any occasion, event and budget.

What Are You Looking For? 

Small Conferencing Venues
Medium Conferencing Venues
Large Conferencing Venues
Conferencing Venues per Suburb

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Set atop the Northcliff Hill, The Northcliff Boutique Hotel offers guests a haven of unparalleled beauty, tranquillity, and luxury. The Northcliff presents a unique opportunity to indulge in the finest Boutique Hotel experience while basking in mesmerizing panoramic views. This destination offers the perfect place to host your next conference with your delegates, a beautiful city wedding, and to indulge the senses while dining at their stunning restaurant.

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Ad: The Garden Venue in North Riding

The Garden Venue is a multiple award-winning events venue, known for its beautiful gardens, cantilevering decks, pavilions and cascading Koi ponds. As one of Joburg’s most sought-after and popular event spaces, they offer 13 modern and luxurious corporate venues, each boasting its own charm and personality. These include: 

  • The Garden Arena – up to 450 delegates
  • The Forest Hall – up to 350 delegates
  • The Fever Tree – up to 144 delegates
  • The Elephant Hall – up to 140 delegates
  • The Zanzibar – up to 96 delegates
  • The Olive Tree Hide – up to 80 delegates
  • The Pepper Tree – up to 72 delegates
  • The Peacock Room – up to 60 delegates
  • The Garden Courtyard – up to 30 delegates
  • The Makhulu Boardroom – up to 20 delegates
  • The Palm Boardroom – up to 14 delegates
  • The Bamboo Boardroom – up to 10 delegates

This venue is set on 8-acres of exquisite gardens and they specialise in weddings, year-end, conferences, team-building and all types of parties.

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Small Conferencing Venues

O.R. Tambo Guest House

O.R. Tambo Guest House offers luxury, private accommodation just a few minutes from O.R. Tambo Airport. The venue’s newly refurbished wedding venue and reception hall is the ideal spot to host a small to medium size event. From ladies teas to corporate functions, birthday parties, baby showers, kitchen teas and team building groups, this intimate venue will surely suit all your needs.

Visit O.R. Tambo Guest House.

Olive and Plates (WITS Club)

Olive and Plates at the WITS Club is prized for its delectable Mediterranean fare, excellent service and exquisite outdoor terrace. What more could you need to host the perfect function? Olive and Plates offers private bookings for small events, wedding receptions and business lunches. Their exceptional catering services will ensure that your guests are well fed and looked after. You can customise the menu as well, to provide for any dietary requirements or allergens.

Visit Olive and Plates.

The Capital

Looking for convention centres in Sandton? Enjoy world-class luxury in a tranquil environment perfectly anchored across key areas within the Sandton district. The Capital offers four different centres complete with beautiful spaces conducive to productivity, combined with unobtrusively attentive staff. The Capital creates the perfect setting for expertly crafted meetings and events.

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Clico Boutique Hotel

Not only does the Clico Boutique Hotel offer business travelers comfortable and luxurious accommodation during their business trips, but it also offers top quality conference and function facilities for those productive meetings. Clico’s function facilities are ideal for smaller and more intimate events, offering a unique and diverse environment that’s sure to impress. Fitted with the best equipment, this space is perfect for EXCO-type meetings and small conferences and workshops. Also, their onsite restaurant can be reserved for private functions by prior arrangement.

Visit the Clico Boutique Hotel. 

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The destinations named here are just a few of the amazing options the city has to offer! Click here to view more within Joburg’s various suburbs in the East, West, South, North and Central.

Medium Conferencing Venues

Little Tuscany Boutique Hotel

In the heart of Bryanston, the hidden gem – Little Tuscany Boutique Hotel – is waiting to be discovered. Other than offering visitors luxurious accommodation central to all the entertainment, retail and business hubs within the area, they also house three conference rooms that are fully equipped for all your business needs, and ready to host your productive meeting with your delegates. The hotel’s amenities include an onsite security house that operates 24-hour surveillance to ensure guests feel at ease during their stay, two pools, a restaurant, a sensational bar and lounge area, and dedicated staff that are committed to providing service excellence.

Visit Little Tuscany Boutique Hotel.

Hyatt Regency

Discover our cosmopolitan city from one of the best hotels in South Africa, Hyatt Regency Johannesburg. Situated in the modern suburb of Rosebank, only 25 kms from the O.R. Tambo International Airport, the luxury Johannesburg hotel is adjacent to Firs Shopping Centre and cinemas. Guests will also enjoy easy access to the banking district of Sandton CBD, Constitution Hill, and African craft markets.

Visit the Hyatt Regency Johannesburg.

Braamfontein Conference & Recreation Centre

The Braamfontein Conference & Recreation Centre is ideal for small to medium gatherings. The centre offers space for conferences, seminars, weddings, exhibitions and trade shows. If you’re looking for an affordable rental space, this is the place for you.

Visit the Braamfontein Conference & Recreation Centre.

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Large Conferencing Venues

Sandton Convention Centre

South Africa’s leading event venue, the Sandton Convention Centre offers prestigious multi-use event spaces and venues in the city’s financial hub. Conveniently located, the centre is within easy reach of the Sandton Gautrain station which is linked to O. R. Tambo International Airport. The Centre itself is flanked by a number of leading hotels, sophisticated shopping centres and entertainment complexes. The Sandton Convention Centre is spread over four main levels with multiple venues, offers ample secure parking and a highly skilled and experienced team. This space is one of the most popular convention centres In Sandton.

Visit the Sandton Conference Centre.

Emperors Palace Convention Centre 

Emperors Palace Convention Centre is made up of a number of banquet rooms, halls and ballrooms, perfectly suited for large events.  Whether you are looking to host a boardroom meeting, conference, trade show or banquet, their venues, facilities and expertly trained staff ensure successful events, time after time.

Visit Emperors Palace Convention Centre.

Constitution Hill

Constitution Hill hosts a multitude of events and conferences year round, ranging from corporate functions to the highly anticipated Afro Punk Music Festival. The large open public spaces at the centre allow for large gatherings of people. The indoor venues at Con Hill are also well suited to host large meetings, seminars, cocktail receptions and banquets. Ultimately, Constitution Hill is one of the best spaces to host events in Braamfontein.

Visit Constitution Hill.

the forum | the campus

This versatile five-star venue is suitable for conferences, events and weddings in the suburb of Bryanston. the forum│the campus offers complimentary Wi-Fi, state-of-the-art technology and underground parking for 120 vehicles, as well as outdoor parking. The venue itself can cater up to 800 guests. Here, guests can enjoy not only stunning and modern features, but also fine food, innovative style and excellent service. The conference rooms at this venue includes Vermillion (seats 35 to 90 guests); Graphite (seats 30 to 90 guests); Indigo i (seats 30 to 60 guests); Indigo ii (seats 18 to 40 guests); Aquamarine (seats 25 to 50 guests); and Ultramarine (seats 25 to 80 guests).

Visit the forum | the campus.

aquamarine boardroom at the forum the campus
The Aquamarine Boardroom at the forum | the campus. Image from the forum | the campus.

Conferencing Venues Per Suburb

Looking for a conference venue in a specific part of the city? No worries, click on your desired suburb below and see what venues and centres they have to offer.

Johannesburg North


Johannesburg Central


Johannesburg East & Ekurhuleni

Kempton Park

Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport Conference Room.

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