Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden

Acclaimed as one of the great botanical gardens of the world. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch, against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain.

This breath-taking backdrop of nature , at the foot of one of the 7 wonders of the world, boasts a MOYO restaurant with beautiful vistas, entertainment and cuisine composed of the best modern African produce.

There is an entrance fee to visit the majestic garden, tours and a variety of activities available.

  • Standard Adult R220
  • Discounted fee for South African Residents & SADC Nationals South African Residents & SADC residents R100

    18 years and older (with ID/proof of residency)*

  • Discounted fee for African residents outside SADC 18 years and older R140

    (with ID/proof of residency)

  • Students/learners of 18 years and older from a South African institute R60

    (with student card)

  • All children from 6 to 17 years R40
  • All children under 6 years FREE
  • BotSoc members (with membership card) FREE

    Free if membership renewal was done by 31 March 2023 (only until 31 March 2024) or less 10%

  • South African residents over the age of 60 (with ID) FREE

    Free on Tuesdays except on public holidays

Valid from 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024
*To claim the discounted entry fee, South African residents can show their ID, a certified paper copy of their ID, an electronic copy of their ID or their driver’s license.

Moyo Restaurant

MOYO – A celebration and commitment to, the beauty of Africa, and the industry of her people.

MOYO at Kirstenbosch offers a unique and modern twist of African flavours, that are sure to delight your tastebuds and inspire you to try their local favorites as well as some unusual cuisines that all lend themselves to the authentic experience that is MOYO.
With an extensive menu offering, we choose partners who build Africa, benefit the environment and put the best possible ingredients on your plate. We partner with local producers to bring you the best free-range, organic and artisan produce.
The menu is also vegetarian friendly, and kids and seniors are specially catered for with menus of their own. If you’re looking for a quick lunch, business meeting or a leisurely dining experience, we guarantee you, a memorable experience.
We cook on fire!
Our beat is modern.
Our fire is tradition and rhythm is our roots…

Celebrating the big and the small, the personal and the public, but mostly we’re about celebrating you and what matters to you.

We have created menu offerings to meet all your needs and have a team of celebrations specialists ready to assist you in making your event unforgettable.
We host
Conferences | Weddings | Cocktail events | Tour groups | Birthdays | Corporate events and meetings | Year ends | Concerts | Baby showers | Matric farewells
A la carte for groups of 10 or less.
Communal feast menus for groups of 11 and more.
Buffet is served every Sunday and celebrations buffet by prior arrangement.
Maximum seating
450 guests inside seating only
800 cocktail inside only
150 outside seating – first come first serve basis
Quick facts
Distance from Cape Town International: 20 minutes by car (traffic dependent)
Opening times
Monday: 11am – 6pm
Tuesday: 9am – 6pm
Wednesday: 11am – 6pm
Thursday: 11am – 6pm
Friday: 11am – 6pm
Saturday: 9am – 6pm
Sunday: 9am – 6pm

After trading hours 6pm to 22:30pm (Private functions) Extended trading hours 22:30pm to 24:00pm (By special arrangement)

If you are the type to savour a meal and enjoy a little light breeze in the majestic Kirstenbosch botanical garden, then look no further!

We have various packages available and cater to a variety of needs.
Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch, against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain.
Offering breathtaking views of Table Mountain; Kirstenbosch Garden is beautifully maintained with great infrastructure, especially if you have children.

From romantic picnics for two, to birthdays, special occasions and concerts, we have a variety of offers to suit any occasion.