Inspirational, convenient and professional, The Academia is a multi-purpose conference and event destination in Cape Town. Whether the purpose of your visit is strictly business or more informal, The Academia will serve your event with the excellence it deserves. We are the premium conference and event destination in the Southern Suburbs, and the only facility of it’s kind to offer clients modern conferencing and event amenities and services in a manner that is convenient and aligned towards an Islamic ethos. Our catering is strictly Halaal and Masjid-Al-Furqaan is located within walking distance of the building, inside the Islamia College complex.
The Academia environment is unique: situated at the heart of a 33,000 m2 sprawling complex, we’re surrounded by a campus of prestigious schools, including a primary and high school. We offer facilities from 8 to 250 people, across a variety of venue hire options and conference packages.
Our 250-seater Academia Theatre can host everything from live events and award ceremonies, to conferences and presentations.
The Seminar Room is a 50-seater venue. The setup is ideal for educational events, seminars, smaller presentations, training, screenings and workshops.
The 14-seater Executive Boardroom is the epitome of luxury business convenience, with custom-designed furniture, an en-suite bathroom and full audiovisual integration.
Audiovisual: The Academia is proud to have Park Media as our in-house audiovisual provider of all event technical support and services. Their skilled staff can handle everything from HD video and presentations, microphone management, event recording services, multi-way video conferencing, live streaming and more.
Catering: As the in-house caterer for all events that take place at The Academia, Alhambra offers a full catering service menu that can be tailored to accommodate any culinary and dietary requirements. The restaurant and all catering is strictly Halaal. Menu consultations are available on request.
Additional services: Full AV & IT Support, Business Services, Event Planning & Management, Team-building Facilities, Transport and Shuttle Bookings.
The Academia. Your next event, simplified.
Buffet, Catering, Functions, Lunch, Private Room,
Cheap | Under R100, Medium | R100 - R300,