About us

The Story Behind River Place

At River Place, whether it’s a high-level business conference or product launch, a wedding or an anniversary, an intimate lunch or a family celebration, we all have a vision of “wither we desire to go”. The charming setting and facilities, together with our meticulous attention to detail and our emphasis on stylish sophistication and timeless elegance will help you achieve your vision.

River Place offers 16 Deluxe Rooms and 3 stone-clad suites, providing comfort with a sense of timeless tranquility.

The River Place restaurant, al Fiume – Italian for ‘at the river’ – has all the ingredients for a splendid restaurant experience: a stunning setting on a shady wooden deck on the banks of the Hennops River and a restaurateur with a passion for food, as well as the experience to ensure exceptional levels of service.

River Place also offers an array of delicious menus for your event, from a boma spit-braai to a three-course jazz luncheon.


River Place is a phenomenal Country Wedding and Conference Venue that takes advantage of the magnificent gardens, impressive river and mountain views all combining to provide a magical wedding experience.

The estate consists of 18 hectares of prime river-frontage and is conveniently located just 20 minutes from Fourways, Centurion, Midrand and Lanseria; on a beautifully renovated R511 road.

A few reasons to choose River Place…

Free WiFi

Because both businessmen and travelers need to access the Internet anywhere!

Room service

Enjoy room service by prior arrangement, enhanced by an option to order food and beverages!

Free Parking

We offer free secure parking to all our guests!

Early check-in, late check-out

More flexible than ever, made with our guests’ comfort and timing in mind…

See How Happy Our Guests Are

Room and bedding was clean, staff was very friendly and helpful and the food was excellent! Andrew is the best waiter we ever came across! Some shade for the parking area would be nice. Overall a pleasant experience.

jvos_459293 (TripAdvisor member since 2018)

Nice experience at Aha River Place Lodge - January 2018

We had a table booked for three of which was beautifully decorated.
It was set outside right next to the river. The lunch was a set menu averagely
priced and the food was absolutely delicious. Well done River Place Lodge.
We will not hestitate to go back.

Family3christmas (TripAdvisor member since 2015)

Chistmas Day Lunch - December 2017

What a lovely place to visit,,so quite and the food is to die for. Very clean rooms and well looked after grounds The staff are so helpfull and the service is great ,we loved every moment of our stay and would recoment it 100%