Taman Kosas Gardens Harare is a private wedding garden located on the city outskirts of the capital Harare. This amounts to some 30 to 40 minutes drive from central Harare. The wedding and functions venue is an upmarket exclusive venue possessing some of the best scenic views from the hills of Arcturus.The venue is situated atop a hill giving sweeping panoramic views going further out as far as the eye can take in. Weddings and functions at Taman Kosas Gardens are exclusive and intimate. The venue not only offers scenic views but is also very tranquil and serene.The venue has some of the best photo shooting opportunities ranging from the garden to the Msasa woodland which feel like the good old country side.
Taman Kosas Gardens has no overnight accommodation for the bride nor the guests. Proximate and recommended accommodation is found at Pandhari Hotels,Amanzi Lodge, Pevensey Lodge and Sunshine Guest House (budget) among others.
Taman Kosas Gardens has a capacity of 500 people. The venue does not have a permanent marquee as found at Raintree. It uses movable marquees than can be pitched as an when a wedding is taking place as is the case at Pabani Venue. There is also adequate parking at the venue to accommodate all vehicles associated with an average wedding size.
Wedding ceremonies at Taman Kosas take place at any of the two main areas namely the pool or the garden. Some wedding couples yet still prefer to wed at the church away from the venue and only use the venue for the reception. Wedding ceremonies in the garden are just as beautiful and fantastic as those taking place by the pool side.
Wedding receptions at Taman Kosas Gardens Harare take place in the beautiful well manicured garden with lush vegetation. It is here that the venue pitches a marquee for the reception. Clients also have an option to have an open air reception. This option is only recommended for non-rainy months in Zimbabwe. It is extremely risky to have an open air reception during the rainy months. In all probability the venue will not endorse such an arrangement.
The wedding venue has a dedicated functions coordinator. This is the person who will take care of the planning business from the venue’s perspective particularly dealing with vendors. The coordinator will also be available on the day of the wedding from start to finish to ensure a smooth flow of the function.
Taman Kosas Gardens Harare has no catering services. This entails that catering requirements will be fulfilled by a hired service provider. The wedding coordinator is often in a position to guide wedding planners in this regard. To ensure top-notch catering standards, the venue has a dedicated functions kitchen which can be utilized to serve food and beverages to guests.
Venue Fee 300 guests: US$4500.00 (check with venue for latest fees and item breakdown)
Taman Kosas Gardens Venue Hot tips
- Viewing by appointment
- Some brides have had a cart to carry bride (grand entrance)
- Venue is 40 minutes away from town, time sensitivity required
- There is a toll gate to venue, all vehicles to pay toll fees
- Venue area often receives very heavy rains during rainy season
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