Indian Weddings

Plan the fairy-tale wedding you’ve always dreamed of

Situated just 45 minutes outside Johannesburg, Emerald Resort & Casino provides you with a choice of venues for the perfect wedding.

The Resort lies in a natural river location with beautiful gardens that offer a romantic setting for an unforgettable day and wonderful photographs.

So talk to us about making your fairy-tale wedding a reality. We have various packages available, or you can allow our staff to tailor-make your special day according to your budget, guest numbers, and needs.


The Emerald Platinum Package Consists Of:


The wedding day is inclusive of:

  • Venue
  • Elaborate and eloquent decor
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Flowers
  • Entertainment
  • Photographer
  • Wedding cake
  • Hair and makeup artist
  • Videographer
  • Accommodation for the guests as well as bride and groom
  • Guests can take full advantage of the great accommodation at the venue, ranging from suites or rooms in the Hotel or the Bush Lodges as well as Chalets
  • An array of strictly halal food packages of your choice: 
    • 3 course meal
    • 5 course meal
    • 7 course meal

Organising your bridal shower as well as the bachelor party at the venue

  • A high tea and  in house massages for the ladies and bride
  • A braai for the guys at the river


Mendhi night function at the venue inclusive of: 

  • Food and drinks
  • Entertainment
  • Qawali singers (at your request)
  • Photographer
  • DJ
  • Decor
  • Mendhi artist
  • In house makeup and hairstylist
  • Videographer

Package rates apply to weddings with a minimum of 40 guests. Customised quotes are available for bigger or smaller wedding parties.

To book or to discuss your requirements, please contact Farzana on 0721740896 or email sales@emeraldcasino.co.za.

The Emerald Gold Package Consists Of:


The wedding day is inclusive of:

  • Venue 
  • Decor
  • Wedding cake
  • Food
  • Entertainment


Optional extras: 

  • Entertainment
  • Photographer
  • Accommodation
  • Makeup artist
  • Videographer

Mendhi Night Function

  • Venue
  • Decor
  • Food
  • Entertainment


Optional extras:

  • Qawali singer
  • Makeup artist
  • Mendhi party

Package rates apply to weddings with a minimum of 40 guests. Customised quotes are available for bigger or smaller wedding parties.

To book or to discuss your requirements, please contact Farzana on 0721740896 or email sales@emeraldcasino.co.za.

The Emerald Silver Package Consists Of:


The wedding day: 

  • Venue
  • Elaborate and eloquent decor
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Flowers
  • An array of strictly halal food packages of your choice
    • 3 course meal
    • 5 course meal
    • 7 course meal

Optional extras: 

  • Entertainment
  • Photographer
  • Accomodation
  • Makeup artist
  • Videographer

Package rates apply to weddings with a minimum of 40 guests. Customised quotes are available for bigger or smaller wedding parties.

To book or to discuss your requirements, please contact Farzana on 0721740896 or email info@panacheinternational.co.za.

A dream destination for a magical day

Kilimanjaro

Situated in the Emerald Hotel, Kilimanjaro is designed to reflect an African ambience with a capacity of up to 160 guests in a banquet style set-up. There is also the option to have cocktails just outside this room. We will arrange the set-up to best suit the style of festivities.

River Resort

Overlooking the breathtaking Vaal River, the River Resort Conference Centre is intimate and secluded, ideal for a smaller celebration. Its close proximity to the River Resort Chalets makes it so easy for your guests to stay overnight. This venue can cater for 60 guests banquet style.

Emerald Arena

Spanning an enormous 3996m2, Emerald Arena is the largest venue of its kind in the Vaal area. It is perfect for larger wedding receptions, accommodating up to 1,500 people banquet style, and can also be set up to your most specific requirements and needs.

Liquid Lounge

Get married against a magnificent backdrop as you navigate the Vaal aboard this fabulous 120-seat river cruiser. The Liquid Lounge is suitable for ceremonies and receptions. You can also book your wedding night stay at one of our houseboats, fully laden with home-style necessities and friendly staff to attend to your every whim.

River Boma

Situated on the lush banks of the Vaal River, this secluded venue caters for up to 100 guests in a natural setting. The venue can be set up banquet or cocktail style with the option to host an outdoor wedding.

Game Park Lapa

Ideal for a unique and rustic outdoor wedding. We arrange the venue according to our client's specific requirements and needs. The venue's availability is also weather dependent.

African Thatch Roof Gazebo

Our set-up is stunning for outdoor wedding ceremonies. This option can be set up for 200 guests and overlooks the tranquil Vaal River.