Plan on getting married in the Mountains? The Nest Hotel located in the Central Drakensberg is the perfect spot to say, “I do”. Picture Cathkin Peak as your backdrop with the surrounding rolling hills of the Drakensberg Mountains. It does not get more romantic than this!

The Nest Hotel is located halfway between Johannesburg and Durban, in the Champagne Valley of the Central Drakensberg. Not only do we offer a venue that is easily accessible and conveniently located, but one that is incredibly scenic.

We offer a full package, including an indoor and outdoor venue for your ceremony and reception. Cozy accommodation, delicious meals and most of all friendly and caring staff that will go to all lengths to make sure your special day is a day to remember.

Take a look at our wedding package:


  • Outdoor Ceremony under a stretch tent with gorgeous views of the mountains, seating with white chair covers
  • Decorated wooden arch
  • 2 x Executive Suites for the Bridal party to get ready in
  • Selection of canapés after the ceremony
  • Double-volume reception venue until 00h00
  • Round (8-seater) tables with white linen tablecloths
    Seating with white chair covers
    White napkins
    Cutlery, crockery and glassware
  • 4 Course Wedding Menu
  • Honeymoon suite for the Bride and Groom (includes breakfast)
  • Waiters and Management for co-ordination on the day

What is not included, but we can assist with recommendation for suppliers:

  • Photographer
  • Wedding cake
  • DJ
  • Flowers

If you are planning a wedding in the mountains, The Nest Hotel should be on your list of ‘must see’ venues. Not only do we offer great value for money, but we also assist you with the finer details and décor on your special day.

Get in touch with us on 036 468 1068 or email reservations@thenest.co.za

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