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Greyville Convetion Centre/ Durban, KZN

Max Capacity for Conferences: 1600px
Catering facilities: Yes
Accommodation Available: Yes 160 rooms
Nearest Airport: King Shaka Airport, 34,2 km



The Greyville Convention Centre is an events venue par excellence, which has been founded within the historically acclaimed, well-renowned and highly esteemed Greyville Race Course in Durban. Synonymous with style and for being home to the annual Durban July races, having hosted Queen Elizabeth II, the Duke of Edinburgh and number of other dignitaries from around the world, all just adds to the excitement, glamour, history and appeal of the Greyville Convention Centre.

Boasting 25 years of experience, being an iconic landmark along with a number of well lit, excellently catered and outfitted conference rooms, halls and venues; The Greyville Convention Centre is a multi-venue setting that offers the perfect location for corporate events, weddings, launches, conference facilities, exhibitions, meeting rooms and so much more. This places us on the map as one of the preeminent convention centres in South Africa.

Not content to present just a “pretty face” The Greyville Convention Centre provides a space for the grand meeting of minds from wedding planners to exhibition experts, floor planners, banqueting and catering experts and project managers. All of this is done with the express intention and purpose of collaborating to bring you the best possible event.

Some of the dynamic venues at the Greyville Convention Centre include the following:


Silver Ring

The Silver Ring is a clear favourite when it comes to hosting events. The air of sophistication, understated elegance and serenity all come together to give it that wow factor. Of all of Greyville’s offerings this room is one of the most dynamic for venue hire. It is a spacious dynamic 1750 square meter, indoor rooftop, free-standing facility. Fully air-conditioned, kitted out with sound systems and with access to lifts, this venue is perfect for banquets, indoor conferences, plays, weddings, corporate functions, parties and a whole lot more. Expect beautifully crafted lighting chandeliers, Wi-Fi access and video conferencing facilities, stunning views of the Durban skyline and a relaxing, yet energizing atmosphere, guaranteed to provide the perfect backdrop to your dynamic event. The venue is able to seat 2500 in Cinema, School Room, Event and Theatre Seating, 2000 in banquet (plated) and 1500 in Banquet (buffet).

Champions Room

If it’s a fantastic exhibition venue that you’re after, look no further than Greyville Convention Centre’s Champion Room. It is 1200m in dimension and possesses the option of being able to accommodate 120 stands while using three by three meter stands for maximum display effect. Perfect for a welcoming coffee or cocktails, affordable weddings with easy access to parking through the grand stand area, The Champions Room will provide a memorable backdrop for your needs and leave you with a lingering sense of satisfaction long after your event is over. Affordability is high on the list of priorities and this room is able to accommodate 300 people in U-shape, 600 in cinema, school room and event and theatre seating. 500 in Banquet (plated) and 550 in Banquet (buffet).

Classic Room

If it’s a fantastic wedding venue that you’re after, with a vibrant and opulent energy, look no further than The Classic Room at the Greyville Convention Centre. Fitted with a full-service bar it makes for ease of engagement and marks a convenient spot to socialize and network as you take in the exciting atmosphere of any event that you may be attending. With the quick passage and access to the grandstands and the elite Chairman’s suite, this is a venue of choice for the most discerning event-goer. Inner and outer room capacities are the boardroom at 50 people, the U-shaped venue at 40, Cinema 300, School Room 200. Banqueting functions are at 250 (plated) and buffet 200.

Saddlers Arms

This venue is the ultimate expression of sophistication and elegance. The Saddlers Arms provides a unique setting for meetings, corporate networking , company events and clinching business deals. It has a fully fitted dining area, full-service bar and 50-seater venue. The venue has a capacity of 25 in the boardroom or U-shape with 50 in either event. With a screen projector and lounge area it strikes the perfect balance between work and a social atmosphere and creates a dignified and sophisticated setting for critical discussions to be had. With the parking area located conveniently below this venue as well as the fact that it overlooks the picturesque Parade ring, The Saddlers Arms is one of those locations that perfectly embodies the idea of being completely functional but also beautiful.

Sea Cottage

Walk into the Sea Cottage venue at The Greyville Convention Centre and be prepared to be swept off your feet by the amazing panoramic view of Durban’s skyline. Whether by day or night, you will get to have full access to the stands, watch the races that unfold and simply drink in the magnificence of this amazing vantage point. Once you’ve given yourself a moment to get over the amazing view you can take advantage of its tote station, two food serveries and a U-shaped bar area all while enjoying your corporate event , social event or race day. The Sea Cottage accommodates up to 200 guests and is the venue of choice for socialites and race enthusiasts.

Centenary Room

The Centenary Room possesses an old world charm that is simply hard to resist. Able to cater to a range of events such as weddings, banquets and conferences, it is easy to see why this room would be a firm favourite. The mahogany wood structures and furniture speaks of old school 70’s style and glamour and appeal while still being on the forefront of technological advancements and improvements such as new and dynamic lighting. The Centenary Room is a conference venue of choice for the most discerning of tastes. Seating caters to 200 in Cinema, School Room, Event and Theatre seating, 180 in Banquet (plated) and 150 in Banquet (Buffet)


Reminiscent of old world banqueting halls, the seventies and years gone by this venue is able to accommodate 450-500 people with ease whilst catering for the most fastidious appetites by having not one, but two amazing modern dining serving buffet stations. Another added benefit is that there are also two separate bar areas which allow for two events to take place simultaneously. TV screens added in the room bring a new dimension to proceedings as they keep attendees entertained and engaged with happenings all at the same time. Multi-faceted and dynamic, The Palm Court is definitely yet another venue of choice at the Greyville Convention Centre.

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