CASE IN POINT // Midrand Conference Centre
By: Andrew Ngozo
A Host with Style and Elegance
Midrand Conference Centre has been nominated as one of the top two conference venues in Gauteng by the Star Readers’ Choice Awards. It was also voted one of the top two wedding venues in Gauteng by the prestigious ABIA annual Brides’ Choice Awards and given the 2014 Award of Excellence by ’s guests. This award winning venue is the perfect host for any kind of event. Situated across the road from the Gallagher Convention Centre and between the largest business hubs of Pretoria and Johannesburg, the Centre offers hospitality and service unparalleled in the industry.
Midrand Conference Centre boasts eight 4-star guest houses and one boutique hotel with 136 rooms to accommodate out-of-town guests. A total of 17 conference venues complete with free Wi-Fi easily make the centre a firm popular in Gauteng. According to Kaylene Wishnuff, general manager of Midrand Conference Centre, they offer a range of exciting, affordable and custom designed packages that are perfectly tailored for conferences, functions, weddings and accommodation. The various conference venues can host anything from intimate meetings of 10 people up to a group of 700 in just one venue.
Midrand Conference Centre is renowned for being a beautiful and tranquil environment with professional, friendly and helpful staff who deliver a quality service. Says Kaylene: “We want our guests to be comfortable and happy here and are flexible enough to make adjustments to do just that. We recognise that satisfying our clients requires an individualised response to their needs.”
The Centre can make any function or celebration stylish and memorable. “Whether it is an awards ceremony, product launch, gala dinner, staff party or a 21st birthday party, we have hosted them all in a choice of six different themed venues,” Kaylene states and adds that their highly skilled and qualified chefs create customised menus to suit your style, budget or catering requirements. Villa Tuscana Wedding Village, she shares, is a wedding venue made to order as it has it all; from chapels, lapas, gardens and reception venues. Of course, the venues vary in size and design in order to meet specific yet varied client needs and tastes.
The guest houses at Midrand Conference Centre are your home away from home. Kaylene explains that besides its central location, there is free secure parking, a shuttle service, 24/7 security and free high speed WiFi. “Our eight quality guest houses and boutique hotel are fully equipped with digital satellite television. They are set on 10 acres of beautifully manicured gardens and can also accommodate up to 272 out of town guests. If you have any special requests, simply ask and we will make a plan for you. Facilities include a gym with professional strength and stamina equipment which is free to our guests and a la carte restaurant,” she says.
Whether the aim is to create memorable moments or host a productive teambuilding exercise or conference, Midrand Conference Centre is the place to be. Simply log on to or call +27 11 315 8326 or email to enquire on how to start experiencing all that the centre has to offer.