Laurent Venue

Laurent Venue offers an exceptional setting where breath-taking landscapes, Victorian charm, and modern design elements converge to create an unforgettable event destination.

Make your wedding or special occasion an unforgettable experience for you and your guests with Laurent Venue at Lourensford Wine Estate.

Situated within the picturesque Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West, Laurent Venue is nestled at the base of the Helderberg mountains. This glass-walled venue space offers a versatile setting for your event. Its design incorporates contemporary elements while retaining classic features like marble flooring, crystal chandeliers, and natural elements such as sandstone and wood.

Discover Laurent’s advantages:

  • Secure Location: Located in Somerset West, our venue is within a secure estate with ample parking and 24-hour manned security, including CCTV surveillance.
  • Versatility: Whether you’re planning an informal cocktail gathering, a multi-course banquet, a wedding, or any other event, Laurent Venue can comfortably accommodate up to 250 guests. The space is well-lit with natural light and offers easy access.
  • Event Diversity: We cater to a wide range of events, including weddings, corporate functions, networking and cocktail receptions, fundraising events, private dinners, themed events, meetings, and conferences.

Venue Locations include:

Laurent Venue boasts an opulent function hall capable of accommodating 80 to 250 guests. This expansive space offers a blank canvas where it can be effortlessly customised and configured to create the ideal ambiance for your special occasion.

The veranda area at Laurent Venue offers a delightful outdoor setting with expansive lawns that can be utilised for your ceremony, ensuring a seamless and beautiful alternative in case of inclement weather. This versatile space also serves as a charming pre-dinner area, providing an ideal setting for your guests to mingle and enjoy the moments leading up to your event.

The Laurent steps are gracefully nestled within lush, spread-out lawns, creating a picturesque ceremonial space at our venue. This idyllic setting serves as the perfect backdrop for your wedding ceremony, allowing you to exchange vows in a natural, serene environment surrounded by the beauty of the outdoors.

At Laurent, a lane of ancient oak trees leads you to the venue, providing a picturesque backdrop for memorable photographs and panoramic vistas of the stunning surroundings.

For lovers of the outdoors, set up a marquee or Bedouin tent on our immaculate and expansive lawns. Or utilise the beautiful area for picture perfect photographs.

Several garden areas located on the estate with ample photo opportunities in our delightful gardens.

Our dedicated team specialises in the creation of seamlessly executed, personalised functions and committed to assisting you throughout the entire process. Choose Laurent Venue at Lourensford Wine Estate for your next event, and let us help you make it an exceptional and memorable experience for all.



“We were so lucky to have our wedding at Laurent. We absolutely love the venue and it will forever have a special place in our hearts. The employees and their preferred suppliers are unbelievable – couldn’t have wished for it any other way!”

- Nicole Hill

“I believe it is the best wedding venue in the Western Cape. It has amazing views of the surrounding mountains. We loved the beauty and elegance of the reception hall! I am so happy to have had my wedding at Laurent.”

- Engetani Engi Long