Private & Exclusive use of the venue for the duration of your party

Private & exclusive use

I love the fact that the entire venue is mine to use with no one else around. Its so spacious to. We had a great time

Liezl Stevens



The venue is booked for your exclusive & private use for the duration of your party & is closed to the public on party days for you to enjoy the use of the full facility in private with family and friends.


The venue offers a wide range of play equipment that will provide your child with hours of entertainment. We have two sheltered facilities with counter tops to set up your refreshments, eats, crockery and tea and coffee. Our large undercover deck can accommodate up to 50 children with the thatched Boma accommodating up to 20 children.  Our outdoor venue is also fully floodlit for those seeking an evening party.

We offer a wide variety of OPTIONAL EXTRAS including themed invitations, themed party packs, specialized cakes, entertainment , balloons and catering .

A firm favourite amongst mothers is the ‘SELF CATERING “ option which allows you to arrange your own party and provide your own catering , cakes, party packs and any other décor.

Time slots are strictly from :

Weekdays & Sundays: Special times can be arranged

Saturday: 10:00am to 12:00pm or 14:00pm to 16:00pm. ( unless prior arrangement with management)

Evening Time: from 6pm to closing

For the older children we have an indoor venue suitable for discos and themed parties. This can accommodate up to 150 people.

The facility is licensed, so please contact us should you wish to bring in your own alcohol.

Thistlewoods Venue

2 Riverside Road, Gonubie 5256,  East London

South Africa

A Venue for any Occassion