Roots | Forum Homini
A perfect blend of nature and elegance
Forum Homini, situated in the beautiful Cradle of Mankind in a private game reserve offers five star luxury and an gastronomic adventure for all your guests.
Voted Eatout Top10 Restaurant: 2008 - 2011 and Amex Platinum fine dining restaurant: seven years, as well as 2009 ROCCI Restaurant of the year, this is the perfect venue for foodie’s who love the bush! Set within a private game reserve this 5 star hotel offers 12 luxury suites, one presidential and one honeymoon suite – cut into the earth, with grass covered roofs, evoking a feeling of luxury cave living. Each suite features a fireplace and stalactite lights, a king-size bed enveloped in a romantic tulle canopy leading into a waterfall of sparkling coloured beads which cascades over the doorway to an open door double shower. A luxurious bath for two is set in the lounge, so you can bathe in bubbles while overlooking your own private patio and the pristine bushveld, where antelope and zebra graze peacefully on the distant hills beyond. Guests are spoiled with a gourmet experience at award-winning roots restaurant, which opens up to a wide deck with tranquil lake views. Here the Roots team is inspired to innovate and create menu’s that change daily – essentially French with subtle African and Asian influences – course matched with wines to complement each dish.
At Forum Homini, every visit is a journey of discovery and after eons of bipedal locomotion our species can now put its feet up! This is luxury living beyond the mists of time
The Forum Homini experience begins with the unique architecture alluding to the fascinating story of the history of mankind.
Not only does Roots boast the most incredible five star cuisine, the venue itself is amazing too! Withe a beautiful stone amphitheater for your ceremony and the contemporary Roots restaurant for your reception, this truly is an exclusive and beautiful wedding venue situated conveniently close to Johannesburg and Pretoria. Roots Restaurant offers a modern minimalistic surrounding and décor. Spoil your guests to a fine dining 6 course experience with refined and soulful dishes that exude passion in every bite. A full length wooden deck, which overlooks the lake, can be used for pre-dinner drinks or for guests to relax whilst photographs are being taken. Lit up by candles and crystals, this area can be incorporated into Roots as the reception area and set the tone for what is expected to be a perfect celebration on a perfect wedding day!
As part of your wedding package receive your first wedding anniversary stay-over complimentary and reminisce back to your special day!