the forum | embassy hill

Constantia - Western Cape

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The Forum│Embassy Hill

Originally built in 1952, this beautiful property has since been renovated into a five-star graded conference and event venue. Due to the wonderful heritage of the building, great sensitivity was given to preserving the history of the area during the refurbishment, resulting in a beautiful marriage of old and new.   

Set within lush, park-like surroundings and featuring interiors bathed in natural light, embassy hill caters for a variety of occasions with space for up to 160 guests.

Embassy Hill Spaces

  • seats up to 40 guests
  • drop down screen
  • full sound
  • we present wireless connection to projector
  • opens out to gardens

  • casually seats +-16 guests
  • Ideal breakaway room or for brainstorming session.
  • Looks on to the gardens and opens onto patio

  • seats up to 40 guests
  • Ideal for day time functions & events.
  • Open on to private garden and swimming pool.
  • No built in presentation equipment.

  • seats up to 50 guests
  • drop down screen
  • full sound
  • wePresent wireless connection to projector
  • Opens out to pool area

  • seats up to 30 guests
  • ideal for private dining or boardroom style set up
  • large flat screen HD TV
  • surround sound
  • opens onto patio

  • Up to 150 guests
  • Ideal for welcome drinks and canape’s enjoyed on the lawn, as well as smaller garden lunches in summer.

  • ideal for welcome drinks and canape’s or a harvest table
  • great space for lawn games, outside bar and outside dance floor

  • seats up to 160 guests
  • ideal for large receptions, gala dinners, private parties
  • drop down screen and projector
  • surround sound
  • wePresent wireless connection to projector
  • glass side doors open onto gardens

Embassy Hill Weddings

  • perfect for outdoor wedding receptions and ceremonies
  • ideal for welcome drinks and canape’s or a harvest table
  • great space for lawn games and outside bar

  • seats up to 40 guests
  • ideal for day time functions & events.
  • open on to private garden and swimming pool

  • seats up to 50 guests
  • opens out to the pool area

  • up to 150 guests
  • ideal for welcome drinks and canape’s or harvest table,
  • perfect for smaller garden weddings in summer.
  • great space for lawn games and outside bar

  • casually seats +-16 guests
  • looks on to the gardens and opens on to the patio

  • seats up to 160 guests
  • the venue offers ample natural light beaming through stackable glass doors on either side of the venue that open on to the gardens
  • vaulted ceiling, with rigging points for chandeliers or floral installations
  • with built in French oak bar and space for the dance floor
  • glass side doors open onto gardens

Embassy Hill Accommodation

  • seats up to 8 guests
  • ideal break away room or private meeting space
  • No built in presentation equipment
  • Opens onto patio

  • all en-suite bedrooms
  • king sized beds
  • flat screen tv’s and DSTV
  • Nespresso machines with variety of pods
  • stocked bar fridge on request

  • casually seats +-16 guests
  • Ideal breakaway room or for brainstorming session.
  • Looks on to the gardens and opens onto patio

  • deluxe room
  • upstairs cottage
  • dining space
  • large terrace with pergola and the most spectacular views of the Constantia valley wine farms and mountains.

  • down stairs cottage 
  • private with an outside sitting area

  • juliette balcony overlooking the pool and a 2nd balcony
  • american shutters open to marvellous views of the mountains

  • french doors open to private section of the gardens

Award-Winning Food

We believe in an artisanal and bespoke approach to food.  By matching first-class cuisine with top-notch service and beautiful presentation, you can expect an extra special element of creativity and flawless execution at your event. Our unique menus are designed to showcase quality local and seasonal products that are not only delicious, but nutritious and sustainable too.

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