Weddings at Fordoun are a truly special occasion. At Fordoun, we understand the importance of your hopes and dreams, and are dedicated to providing you with the most memorable day that will last a lifetime.
No wedding bookings from 15 December to 15 January.
Situated on one of the oldest farms in the Natal Midlands. The Spa, Boutique Hotel and Restaurant 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. As most of the original settlers came from Perthshire, the names of many farms in the area are Scottish.
Fordoun is named after a loch in Scotland.
The Fordoun Restaurant is named after a beautiful Isle – “Isle of Skye”.
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. The newly renovated barn situated at the Fordoun Farm Village with breathtaking views of the majestic Drakensburg Mountains, is equipped with a kitchen, reception, a serving area, lounge, two bars, a dance area, stage fireplace and toilets.
The venue hire fee includes tables, chairs, cutlery, crockery, glassware, table setting and preparation of hall according to your choice, co-ordinator on your wedding day, waiters, ice, barmen and the bridal suite for one night.
The venue hire fee does not include catering, decor, flowers, alcohol, DJ and photographers, guest accommodation (there is space for 44 guests in the Hotel and 30 guests in the Self-Catering Chalets).
With the hotel being able to offer superb cuisine, magnificent garden and interior settings for wedding photographs, a comprehensive menu of spa offerings and facilities, and exclusive accommodation in individually appointed roomsand self-catering chalets, we are able to ensure that your magical event runs like clockwork. We are also the ideal venue for bridal showers and honeymooners.
For more information about our Wedding Venue, please send us an enquiry or contact us on 033 266-6217