Casa Labia Venue, Cultural Centre & Cafe
Wedding and Upmarket Function Venue, Muizenberg, Cape Town
Museum Wheelchair Friendly Shop Restaurant
Built in 1929 to reflect the spirit of 18th century Venice, Casa Labia is the former Muizenberg residence of Count and Countess Natale Labia.
Casa Labia has been the venue for many glittering social occasions since the early 1930’s and it is with this rich heritage of elegant entertaining in mind that the house was completely restored by the family in 2008.

This much loved national monument was opened to the public on 5 May 2010 as South Africa’s most exquisite multi-functional cultural centre. Available for hire as an up-market venue, Casa Labia is home to the South African Print Gallery and Cucina Labia Restaurant.

Cultural Centre
In the honour of Prince Natale and Princess Ida Labia’s love of and great support for the arts, the Labia family launched the Casa Labia Cultural Centre to be run as a multi-functional cultural centre. Visitors and residents are enticed to enjoy a seasonal programme of events including lectures, exhibitions, art classes, workshops and music concerts throughout the year. To find out more please visit our Current Cultural programme on their website - booking essential.

Cucina Labia
Andrea and Oscar Foulkes and their team from Dish Food & Social, are managing Cucina Labia as well as catering for the many events held. Makes an ideal venue for brunch, lunch, elegant afternoon tea or a simple cup of very good coffee. 

Events & Functions:
An Italian palazzo with panoramic views over False Bay, Casa Labia with its unique original 1920s Venetian décor and grand atmosphere will transport you back to an era of extravagance and opulence.

Casa Labia is a spectacular wedding and function venue, with views of the sea and a mountain acting as the ideal backdrop to make your occasion truly breathtaking.

An internal events team will oversee every detail of your function, whilst recommending the best service providers available in terms of décor and design, entertainment, lighting, security, and photography. Their internal caterers can create bespoke menus for you, with a beautiful wine selection or non-alcoholic cocktails.

Casa Labia can also provide, when the weather is suitable, the option of having your wedding ceremony in our beautiful Italian-style garden, surrounded by lawns and fountains, with views over the ocean. The Belle Epoque ballroom and drawing room are the perfect settings for a magical and extravagant reception.

Contact us for packages and rates for:
  • Weddings
  • Birthdays & Special Occasions
  • Corporate Conferences
Maximum No of Guests
Seated reception: 80
Cocktail Reception: 120
The South African Print Gallery
The South African Print Gallery has recently established a permanent space at Casa Labia, and will be selling a wide range of Investment prints, as well as Heritage and Design prints for all tastes. The current group exhibition is running salon-style and highlights a variety of print-makers including Joshua Miles, Theo Paul Vorster and John Moore.
Events at Casa Labia
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Accommodation in St James
Exclusive Villa in St James situated 3 kilometres from Casa Labia , offers the ideal accommodation for 16 of your guests or wedding party.
Casa Labia  Cultural Centre
192 Main Road
Cape Town
South Africa
Tuesday - Sunday
10h00 - 16h00

Cultural Centre: 021 788 6068
Cucina Labia: 021 788 6062
SA Print Gallery: 021 788 6068

Maximum Guests:
Seated reception: 80
Cocktail reception: 120 

Function Venue
On-Site Restaurant
Beach for Photos
Dining Room

Casa Labia Cultural Centre
Cucina Labia
The South African Print Gallery