Wedding Venue in the Drakensberg

Enjoy your wedding day in the splendour of nature just 3 hours away from Johannesburg, Durban and Bloemfontein. Celebrate your special day at Vergezient Lodge and Mountain Retreat. This unique resort situated in the Northern Drakensberg offers breathtaking views and a warm charming atmosphere created by our friendly staff and rustic farm style decor. The beautiful scenery will set the perfect background for your photos and as a wedding gift we will give you the honeymoon suite for one night at no extra charge.

The Venue

The Lodge offers a lounge, dining-room and enclosed verandah with generous and comfortable spaces. A 100km long panoramic view of the Central and Northern Drakensberg including the Amphitheatre and Royal Natal National Park. It is said to be one of the best views of the Drakensberg. This Barnhouse also has a spacious dining room with a wood-burning stove, a comfortable lounge with a fireplace, a large verandah, flower-filled conservatories, an indoor pool and a large central venue measuring 8m x 15m. The venue lends itself to an outdoor wedding if you so wish or an indoor wedding in our function room at the Barnhouse.

Wedding Party Accommodation

We have two accommodation facilities for your guests ie Zonderntwyfel Barnhouse and the Vergezient Lodge. Wedding groups can book either one or both of these buildings for their exclusive use. The Lodge has 9 rooms while the Barnhouse can accommodate a maximum of 25 people.

Vergezient Lodge with its numerous lounges and fireplaces is comfortably furnished and blends rustic charm with old fashioned elegance. The Lodge has tastefully decorated en-suite bedrooms and a number of bedrooms have their own lounges; some with fireplaces.

Zonderntwyfel Barnhouse has 5 en-suite rooms, sleeping 12 people and 4 dormitory-type rooms that can accommodate 13 people (total 25 people). The 4 dormitory rooms use 2 separate ablutions, each with showers, toilets and basins.