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The following venues are preferred by CHC Catering for weddings or functions and we are proud of our relationship with them:

 

bellwood

bellwood
For that romantic farm wedding in the rolling hills of KwaZuluNatal, easily accessible from Johannesburg and Durban together with accommodation for up to 70 people, come to Bellwood, just two kilometres out of Nottingham Road. Set in the heart of the world renowned Midlands Meander, Bellwood provides a beautiful wedding venue. Situated on a working stud farm, the views are of rolling hills, trout dams and stunning sunsets. A wonderful backdrop for your wedding photos

www.bellwood.co.za
Jeannine and Willie Messenger
Tel: +27 (0) 33 266 6218
Fax: +27 (0) 33 004 0041
Cell : +27 (82) 4955 033
Email: cottages@bellwood.co.za | weddings@bellwood.co.za | conferences@bellwood.co.za | stud@bellwood.co.za



calderwood

calderwood Hall
The Edwardian Calderwood Hall Manor is the ideal backdrop for your very special occasion. The inviting Jardine Function Centre seats 250 guests comfortably whilst still allowing for a dance floor. Two large five metre stack-back doors lead onto a walkway alongside the koi pond. Another set of stack-back doors lead off the venue onto a large outdoor deck area overlooking the beautiful view of the mountains and surrounding forests. The mock Victorian sash windows, tastefully decorated wallsop, a Victorian Fireplace and three large oversized shabby-chic styled chandeliers add to the overall ambience of the room.

www.calderwood.co.za
Tel: +27 (0) 61 413 4906
Fax: +27 (0) 86 554 0936
E-mail: info@calderwood.co.za

calderwood

Corrie Lynn Farm
Corrie Lynn Farm Weddings is situated in the Dargle Valley in KZN. The farm consists of approximately 700 acres of beautiful rolling hills and farmland.

The venue itself is in an old split-level wood and iron barn which is used for the reception and a rustic chapel barn for wedding ceremonies.

The couple has access to the venue for 3 days and 2 nights. There is accommodation for approximately 22 people.

www.farmwedding.co.za
Tinks Fowler
Cell: +27 (0) 82 828 0424
E-mail: tinks@corrielynn.co.za

edenlassie

eden lassie
Whether you are looking for a picture perfect chapel or a magnificent garden setting Eden Lassie offers something special even to the most discerning couple. Eden Lassie setas up to 200 guests in an open rafter styled venue as well as an attractive wooden deck suitable for pre dinner drinks, overlooking the magnificent views of the Tala Valley and a private lake. The idyllic garden setting is picture perfect for your photographic shoot. Eden Lassie is a wonderful place to create memories to last a lifetime. Make your day one that everyone remembers! Eden Lassie works hard to create unique moments for each wedding be it from the ceremony to the venue set up, to the menus. Each wedding is individually planned. Limited to one wedding per weekend you are guaranteed access to the venue for your personalised set up and the personal attention of the owner manager.

www.edenlassie.co.za
Judy Lowry
Cell: +27 (0) 83 552 9134
Email: edenlassie@sai.co.za

edenlassie

eden lassie
A new venue situated on one of the oldest farms in the Natal Midlands. The Spa, Boutique Hotel, Restaurant  and Farm Village, have been established by the Bates Family out of the Old Dairy and Farmyard Buildings. Some of the Buildings are in stone dating back to the late 1860’s in which the Byrne Settler William Taylor lived and Farmed.

With panoramic views of the Drakensberg, in a tranquil country setting the feeling of romance is almost tangible.  Easily accessible from both Durban and Gauteng, Fordoun has all the makings of a spectacular wedding venue, boasting superb facilities, accommodation and activities to ensure an unforgettable, stress free wedding experience. <

Our stunning new venue and chapel are ideal for an elegant stylish country wedding accommodating up to 200 guests.

www.fordoun.com
Sala Price
Tel: +27 (0) 33 266 6217
Cell: +27 (0) 82 377 6666
E-mail: functions@fordoun.com or info@fordoun.com

glades

glades
Nestled in the heart of the Natal Midlands with views over farmlands and a private trout dam, rests The Gallery at Farside Farm. The venue offers an array of uniquely interlinked venues consisting of The Gallery, The Piazza, The Pavilion, and The Studio.

The Gallery captures European classicism in a truly romantic and warm setting. It is a beautifully appointed venue fashioned from hand-cut sandstone, detailed with Oregon pine and Yellow wood. At each end of the hall are grand fireplaces embedded in dry-stacked stone.

The adjacent rustic Italian styled covered Piazza offers the perfect reception area for up to 160 guests. The Pavilion is the ideal setting for the ceremony with panoramic views of the farm. The Studio offers an intimate space where guests can escape the revelry and chat with friends and family. The Gallery provides a sample of European elegance and country simplicity in the heart of the Natal Midlands.

www.thegalleryweddings.co.za
Olivia
Cell: +27 (0) 83 391 5505
E-mail: weddings@farsidefarm.co.za

glades

glades
We are lucky enough to have a beautiful piece of heaven on the heart of the midlands, in Balgowan - KZN. Our farm consists of 100 hectares, which includes indigenous forest, beautiful dams and amazing views. The natural surroundings are truly breathtaking and during your stay at The Glades you can certainly enjoy the company of wildlife and abundant birdlife, not forgetting our Nguni cattle herd. If you are looking for an exclusive and charming venue for your big day our farm is the perfect choice. The ceremony can take place in different locations on the property: underneath trees at the forest, by the dam banks, at our beautiful gardens, or if you prefer we can also recommend a few chapels in the area. For your reception our barn can accommodate 150 seated guests.

www.thegladesfarm.co.za
Gabriela Linhares
Cell: +27 (0) 82 740 3555
Email: info@thegladesfarm.co.za

netherwood

Netherwood is a contemporary wedding venue located on a working angus stud farm in Nottingham Road in the KwaZuluNatal Midlands. The design and layout was focussed around keeping the structures as quiet as possible - to allow the natural beauty of the surrounding area to speak for itself. Glass, steel and natural stone form the shell - with details in vintage sleepers. Both the Chapel and the Venue have frameless glass stacking doors that allow the outdoors to pour in, and opens up the structures to 360 degree views of the peaceful surroundings. With sweeping views of the surrounding farm valleys, dams and across to the Drakensberg, Netherwood offers a unique combination of contemporary design, in the countryside

www.netherwood.co.za
Tel: +27 (0) 33 266 7132
Email: mandy@netherwood.co.za | info@netherwood.co.za

old halli wall

Halliwell
1830’s charm with all the modern amenities, from intimate gatherings to celebrations of up to 260, tailor made packages to suit all budgets, chapel, catering, accommodation, poolside gazebo, horse & carriage, photogenic gardens, spectacular views of Karkloof valley, all set on 250 acres near Currys Post/Howick KZN, with easy access from N3.

www.oldhalliwell.co.za
Tel: +27 (0) 33 330 2602
Cell: +27 (0) 71 942 4130
E-mail: info@oldhalliwell.co.za | marketing@oldhalliwell.co.za

Orchards

Orchards
Orchards is an elegant and romantic wedding venue situated in the rolling hills of the Caversham Valley in the KwaZuluNatal Midlands.

With a stone and wood chapel, quaint thatched bridal party house, textured walls, beautiful river frontage, stone stairs, chic barn inspired venue and beautifully landscaped gardens it is a bride and photographers dream!

Orchards is flexible and personal, accommodating intimate gatherings or up to 200 guests. Weddings are limited to one wedding per weekend.

www.orchardsvenue.com
Belinda Schuil
Cell: +27 (0) 83 571 4648
E-mail: Belinda@orchardsvenue.com

old halli wall

Royal Show
The Royal Agricultural Society offers an in-house one-stop-shop for all your event requirements including: Carpeting, Draping, Stages, Seating, Specialised furnishings, Floral decoration, Catering (from spit-braais to silver service dining), AV equipment and live entertainment. A perfect venue for numbers varying from 10 to 25,000 – all in a safe, attractive and convenient venue only 45 minutes from Durban on the N3.

www.royalshow.co.za
Priscilla Pandither
Tel: +27 (0) 33 345 6274
Fax: +27 (0) 33 394 3540
E-mail: venuehire@royalshow.co.za

St. Ives

St Ives
St Ives Wedding Venue is situated in a prime location on the R103 in Lions River, in the glorious KZN Midlands. The 140-hectare estate is family owned and managed, setting it apart from the rest with a personal touch invested in all aspects of the estate.St Ives oozes elegance and boasts a timeless chapel with exposed white trusses, exquisite crystal chandeliers and windows overlooking the largest and most beautiful of its 3 lakes.

A garden wedding venue is set on the side of the lake and can be used for either the ceremony or as the perfect venue for a cocktail hour, where guests can relax and enjoy canapes with views that are out of this world and command admiration from all that experience them.

The Rholand’s banqueting hall comes complete with a fireplace to create a romantic ambiance. Glass stacker doors and a raised deck overlook the lake and the valleys are abundant with Wildlife such as zebra, wildebeest, and other antelope roam.

www.stives.co.za
Catherine Bloxham
Tel: (+27) 33 234 4490
E-mail: catherine@stives.co.za

Sweethome

Sweethome
Sweethome is a beautiful new venue in Eston, KwaZulu-Natal, nestled in a picturesque valley next to the farm dam. Sweethome offers brides and grooms an exclusive and elegant wedding in the KZN countryside. The venue sits right on the water’s edge and is surrounded by immaculate manicured lawns and gardens, ideal for an outdoor ceremony.

The venue seats 200 guests and includes natural wooden top tables, bridal table, cake table, gift table, DJ table, Ancona chairs with white chair covers.

The Chapel sits on the edge of our dam offering amazing views out over the water and with the open sides the vistas through the gardens are spectacular. The chapel is accessible by vehicle for convenient drop offs and pickups.

www.sweethomeweddings.co.za
Derek and Carrie Bennet
Cell: +27 (0) 82 953 7911 / +27 (0) 82 908 7209
Fax:+27 (0) 86 539 7459
E-mail: info@sweethomeweddings.co.za

waterwood

waterwoods
Waterwoods is located on one of the most beautiful farms in the Midlands. Situated close to Nottingham Road, it is a “must see” for any couple who desire the ultimate setting on their wedding day. Waterwoods can host both intimate as well as large weddings.

www.waterwoods.co.za
Lynford Clarke
Cell: +27 (0) 82 891 5975
E-mail: admin@waterwoods.co.za