Our Story

Experience the enchantment of Casa Cara as you embark on the journey to your forever amidst its breathtaking beauty. This haven of luxury and romance, nestled within the majestic Vredefort Dome World Heritage area, invites newly engaged couples to explore its exclusive wedding and function spaces.

Picture yourself saying “I do” in our splendid 150-seater chapel, where panoramic views of the serene dam and towering mountains set the scene for an unforgettable ceremony. With its ingenious design featuring stacking doors, our chapel seamlessly blends indoor elegance with outdoor allure, promising a day filled with magic and memories.

After your vows, treat your guests to refreshments at our outdoor serving station, where awe-inspiring vistas await, while you steal away for a photo session amidst nature’s splendour.

Extend the enchantment of your special day with accommodations ranging from upscale self-catering units to intimate luxury tents, all strategically positioned along the tranquil banks of the Vaal River.

At Casa Cara, every detail is curated with care to transform your wedding into a celebration of love and lifelong memories.


At Casa Cara, our reception area is designed for seamless and memorable events. Featuring versatile long wooden tables and elegant white wooden chairs, our space accommodates seating arrangements, dancing, and mingling.

Convenient access to the cash bar and bathrooms ensures uninterrupted enjoyment. Amenities like cutlery, crockery, and salt and pepper shakers add elegance to the dining experience.

From our cosy boma area to continuous electricity supply, Casa Cara promises an unforgettable celebration.


Enhance your guest experience at Casa Cara’s pre-reception area, where comfort and enjoyment take centre stage. Guests can relax at the outside cash bar or unwind at tables and chairs with umbrellas for shade. Convenient access to outside bathrooms ensures comfort throughout the festivities.

With every aspect meticulously curated, Casa Cara promises an unforgettable celebration from start to finish.



At Casa Cara, our wedding ceremony package covers all the essentials for a beautiful and hassle-free event. You’ll get exclusive use of our chapel, which seats 150 guests, offering a stunning backdrop for your vows.

We provide a podium, tables, and chairs so that every detail is taken care of, making your ceremony memorable and stress-free. With these amenities, Casa Cara ensures that your special day is elegant and effortless.


An array of lodging choices awaits wedding guests at Casa Cara Resort, providing a variety of experiences to suit every preference.

Guests can select from an assortment of options, including standard self-catering units, a spacious family deluxe unit, rustic bush camps, cosy baraccas, serene pond units, and lavish luxury tents. Camping enthusiasts can choose between the scenic Pool View Stands and the coveted River View Stands, ensuring a memorable stay amidst nature’s beauty.


Elevate your wedding celebration with exquisite catering options offered at Casa Cara. From pre-reception canapés to sumptuous mains and decadent desserts, our culinary offerings are crafted to delight every palate.

Welcome drinks served alongside the canapé area ensure a warm and inviting atmosphere for your guests. With every package including 1 beer or cider and 1 still water per person, Casa Cara promises a seamless and enjoyable dining experience.


Experience the magic of Casa Cara with our comprehensive wedding package, priced at R750 per person for 2024 and R850 per person for 2025, with a minimum of 80 guests.

This package includes venue and chapel hire for Friday, Saturday, or Sunday ceremonies, along with a delectable array of canapé food, mains, dessert, and sparkling wine for the celebration. As a bonus, the newlyweds are offered a luxurious honeymoon suite for a two-night stay, completing the enchanting experience at Casa Cara.



We have our own catering service and all catering must be done by casa cara resort &  wedding venue. No outside catering is allowed. leftover food may not be taken after the buffet has closed.

To secure your booking and wedding date, a deposit of R10,000 is required. This deposit serves as partial payment for your final account and confirms your acceptance and legal obligation under this contract.

If a date is provisionally booked, it will be held for 14 days. The deposit must be paid in full within this period to confirm the booking. Failure to do so will result in automatic cancellation of the booking, and the date will be offered to the next client.

The deposit will be retained as security until after the function/wedding and will be refunded within 21 working days.

Minimum of 80 guests, excluding June, July and August.

A venue fee of R1 500.00 per hour will be charged after 24:00 pm. It will be added to your account at the end of the function. The venue will close strictly at 02:00am.

Balance of the final account must be paid 14 days prior to the wedding/function date. Late payment fees will be added (20% of invoice price) in the event of late payment.

No beverages of any kind may be brought onto the premises without consent from management; penalty fees will apply, and you will be requested to leave the venue. Any special requests can be discussed with management.

If you would like to provide your own wine or sparkling wine, a corkage fee of R50.00 per bottle will be charged.

All accommodation bookings are a minimum of a two-night stay. 50% deposit is required to confirm your accommodation booking.

Casa Cara will do the table setup for the standard furniture, cutlery and crockery that is included in the package.

We are not responsible for any décor set-up; decor, flowers etc. must be done the day before the wedding (cut off time 17:00). Staff members aren’t available to assist you. Staff can be arranged with prior notice, at an additional R250.00 per day per staff member. This will be added to your final account.

The reception and ceremony area will not be accessible after 17:00. Any alternative arrangements must be clearly documented on our function sheet during the final appointment. Please note that all candles, decor items, etc., hired from external sources must be removed from the premises the day following the function. We do not accept responsibility for the removal of these items.

he provision of our standard furniture is included at no extra charge. However, any additional items hired by the client will be at their own cost and risk.

For safety reasons, fireworks or lanterns with an open flame are not permitted on the property, and pets are also not allowed.

Furthermore, no permanent alterations to any property of Casa Cara Resort & Wedding Venue are permitted. This includes nails/hooks in the walls, roofs, or frames. Any damage to the property beyond reasonable wear and tear will be charged accordingly.

Please note that confetti must be eco-friendly.