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Welcome to the Royal Cape Yacht Club, a beautiful setting amongst the yachts within the Cape Town Port, for your social gatherings or celebrations.

While the Regatta Centre is our flagship venue accommodating up to 350 conference or event guests at a time, we also welcome smaller private celebrations in our upstairs Chart Room, The Galley overlooking the Marina and The Main Hall in the heart of the venue, steeped in sailing tradition. RCYC is not subject to load shedding as we are situated in the port and noise restrictions don’t apply. Safe and free parking is available at the club.

For more info on our venues please contact Christa Badenhorst on . We look forward to hosting your meetings, conferences, product launches, year end parties, weddings – in fact, anything that calls for a celebration.


Seating Capacity

  • 1-15pax (U-shape)
  • 1-30pax (cinema style)
  • 1-18pax (boardroom)
  • 1-16pax (schoolroom)

Includes tables, chairs, TV, aircon & Wifi.

Together the Chartroom and Visitors Lounge also offer the option of having a meeting/conference in a boardroom setting in the Chartroom, with a breakaway area in the Visitors Lounge.


Seating Capacity

  • Seats 60-90 people
  • Chart Room:
    1-15 pax (U-shape)
    1 – 30 pax (Cinema style)

This upstairs venue is private with a superb view of the Marina from our ‘bow’ shaped balconies. Concertina doors slide aside to merge the two venues into one larger area suitable for weddings and parties for up to 90 guests cocktail style, or a maximum of 60 guests if a small dance area is required. If used for a sit down dinner the venue can accommodate a maximum of 70 guests. Also has it’s own private bar facilities.

Together the Chartroom and Visitors Lounge also offer the option of having a meeting/conference in a boardroom setting in the Chartroom, with a breakaway area in the Visitors Lounge. Boardroom can accommodate max 22 delegates.

The Galley Private Dining Area
THE GALLEY - Private Dining Area

Room Capacity:

  • 1 – 15 pax (U-shape)
  • 1 – 20 pax (Cinema style)
  • 1 – 30 (cocktail parties)
  • Deck may be added

This delightful intimate venue with a traditional old charm has a lovely warm ambience with its own private bar facility.

Set in a position to have a perfect view of the Marina from your seat, the sliding doors open onto the deck area which is the best way to start your function with pre-drinks in a beautiful setting. Ideal venue for weddings, small & intimate private functions, breakfast occasions, cocktail parties and small meetings/conferences.

MAIN HALL (Trophy Room)

Room Capacity:

  • 1-80 pax (with dance floor)
  • 1 – 100 pax (without dance floor)
  • 1 – 60  pax (wedding with main table)
  • 1 – 120 (cocktail parties)
  • 1 – 150 (cinema style presentations)

The Main Hall is the heart of the Club and boasts the pride of Royal Cape Yacht Club’s sailing achievements in the trophy cabinets. With air-conditioning, numerous power points and a big class projection screen, the Main Hall can be used for conferences, luncheons, dinners, weddings and parties. There is room for cinema style seating for 150 guests or 120 guests seated at tables.


Room Capacity:

  • 1 – 200 pax (weddings)
  • 1 – 250 pax (launches and presentations)
  • 1 – 300 pax (cocktail parties)

Welcome to the Regatta Centre, the premium venue for weddings, functions and conferences in Cape Town. This light and airy multi-functional venue easily accommodates 250 guests seated at tables, or 300 guests, cocktail style. Permanent bar facilities eases service, while the waterfront side is composed of glass sliding doors giving a spectacular view onto the marina, even in the wildest winter weather.

RCYC provides our own catering and a delightful selection of canapes, buffet and plated options are available. This 18m x18m venue is available for Halaal and Kosher weddings, in which case a “Dry Hire”  applies (venue only). With your imagination and the skill of our staff, this venue can be transformed into your dream event.


Room Capacity:

  • 1 – 10 pax

Share your meeting space with our esteemed Commodores from years gone by.

Traditional boardroom set up with great marina views.

The boardroom includes A/C, a drop down screen and marina views.

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