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Luxury Party Venue

Botanical Soirees

Extraordinary, exclusive, prestigious: The Botanic Sanctuary Antwerp is the crème de la crème when it comes to event locations. Spectacular function rooms sparkle with character, charm and opulence, epitomising elegance and sophistication. Guests enjoy a setting that is as soothing as it is magnificent. Whether yours is a charity gala, birthday, anniversary or corporate event, our grand hall, ballrooms or even the on-site chapel offer unique structures combining flair, fabulous design and first-class accommodation.

13 different settings for your celebration event

Guest capacities of up to 500 people

Award-winning catering

Our event planning team are on hand to make sure your special occasion runs smoothly. No matter how big or small your celebration, we’re with you. Our incredible luxury party venue provides both individuality and versatility, meeting your every requirement. We ensure each guest enjoys a high-quality, bespoke service in an idyllic location.

Let’s Celebrate

  • The Monastery Garden offers a beautiful backdrop for any event (weather permitting).

  • The Amaryllis Ballroom can comfortably seat up to 350 guests for dinner.

  • Menus are tailored to your personal preferences with prices individually calculated.

  • If required, floral decorations and table settings can be tailor-made to your specifications.

  • Beverages are agreed on during the planning stage and the charge is measured on consumption.

  • The service of our in-house events team is highly personalised to ensure that every part of the celebration is organised down to the very last detail – from décor and room configurations to catering and entertainment options.

The royal treatment Botanic Sanctuary Antwerp
A feast for the senses Botanic Sanctuary Antwerp
  • We help you choose the finest stationery for your menus, table plans and place cards … it’s all in the detail.

  • We can help you find the perfect musicians for your soiree ­– from classical music to your favourite hits and everything in between.

  • Special room rates for your VIPs.

  • Extended opening hours can be agreed for your function.

  • Ample parking is available and there are two paid parking options: valet parking (surcharge) for and self-service parking.

Personal Offer
In-House Events Team

We make sure your celebration is spectacular, a hit, and the talk of the town! Location, décor, food, wine and itinerary … we take care of it all. Careful and considerate planning from our dedicated team means less stress for you and more time to enjoy.

Hadinda van Vugt
Hadinda van Vugt
Event & Wedding Expert
Morgane Sohier
Morgane Sohier
Event & Wedding Expert
Botanic Congress Centre
Gastronomic Delights

Whether a lavish feast, intimate dining experience, or scrumptious finger foods, our Michelin-star trained chefs can devise the perfect menu. Historic spaces meet contemporary standards with 2,450sqm of the latest banqueting facilities.

Highly personalised catering options are brought to you by Johan Van Raes, the famous former chef-patron of Antwerp’s Michelin-starred The Glorious.

Our very own 1238 Restaurant is ideal for an intimate dining experience. Providing a classic taste of Belgian cuisine, with the freshest ingredients cooked up by former three-star chef Wouter Van Tichelen.

Beautique Botanic

Beautique Botanic

Whatever the occasion, Beautique Botanic is at your service. The friendly and helpful staff can help you pick excellent gifts for guests and perfect presents for birthdays, anniversaries or retirements. Gift shopping couldn’t be easier.

Granada Gallery

Granada Gallery

The Granada Gallery blends geology, contemporary design and modern art for a breathtaking celebration of evolution. Jochen Leën and Granada Gallery brings you the rarest and most precious gemstones for the most magnificent engagement and wedding rings.