Nestled in the captivating Cradle of Humankind, Toadbury Hall stands as a luxurious hotel and venue, offering an idyllic escape just a short 20-minute drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Despite its close proximity to these bustling cities, Toadbury Hall transports its guests to a world far removed from the urban clamour. With its five-star accommodations and impeccable attention to detail, the hotel promises an enchanting experience tailored for romance and relaxation.

Exquisite Accommodations for Unparalleled Comfort:

Toadbury Hall takes pride in providing its guests with a truly indulgent stay. Each room is thoughtfully designed to foster a sense of intimacy and tranquillity. The suites boast elegant furnishings, complete with queen-sized beds adorned with top-quality linen and plush towels. The large en-suite bathrooms, featuring both baths and spacious showers, ensure the utmost comfort and convenience. Guests seeking ultimate cosiness can find solace in selected suites equipped with under-floor heating and inviting fireplaces.

A Gastronomic Adventure in a Serene Setting:

Delighting the senses with delectable dining options, Toadbury Hall exudes a relaxed, country-style charm. The crown jewel of the hotel, Bijou, offers an exquisite fine dining experience amid beautifully manicured gardens, where guests can savour avant-garde cuisine intertwined with classical dishes. Meanwhile, Wildwood, a country-style open deck restaurant, treats diners to scenic views overlooking the Crocodile River, accompanied by a warm and welcoming ambience. The restaurant focuses on serving hearty and delicious food, perfect for indulging in comfort.

Gourmet Picnics in Nature’s Embrace:

Toadbury Hall has earned a reputation for its gourmet picnics, a quintessential experience to cherish. Guests can revel in the estate’s tranquillity while enjoying a basket filled with delectable goodies and a bottle of house wine at their own private picnic spot. Whether nestled in the gardens or next to the serene lake, these picnics feature the freshest ingredients and cater to various dietary preferences, ensuring a memorable culinary affair.

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A Wedding Wonderland:

For couples seeking the perfect setting to exchange their vows, Toadbury Hall presents a myriad of enchanting options. From enchanting outdoor picnics to the refined elegance of the estate’s main banqueting hall, every corner oozes charm and sophistication. If a more intimate affair is what you are after, Bijou provides the perfect romantic setting. Their delectable variety of banqueting menus are interchangeable to accommodate your personal needs.

Versatility for Every Occasion:

Toadbury Hall caters not only to weddings but also to a diverse range of functions. From intimate birthday celebrations and bridal showers to large-scale music events, the estate provides the perfect backdrop for every occasion. Additionally, its picturesque landscapes and impeccable facilities make it an ideal location for photoshoots and film shoots.

Business Meetings Amid Nature’s Beauty:

Beyond leisure, Toadbury Hall caters to the business world as well. The estate boasts a variety of private and secluded meeting rooms suitable for conferences, workshops, team-building events, product launches, and gala dinners. Combining serenity with functionality, the venue offers a conducive environment for productivity and innovation.

Toadbury Hall stands as an all-encompassing destination, redefining the essence of a country hotel. With its blend of luxury, nature, and personalized experiences, this exceptional retreat ensures that guests create cherished memories that last a lifetime.


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Originally published in Bona Magazine