Graaff-Reinet Wedding Venues
Graaff-Reinet was established in 1786 and is South Africa’s fourth oldest magisterial district. The town contains over 220 heritage sites which are more than any other town in South Africa and has examples of many magnificent Cape Dutch, Victorian and Karoo architecture. The five museums in Graaff-Reinet hold memorabilia and photographs of the town’s incredible history.
Graaff-Reinet is virtually surrounded by the Camdeboo National Park, in the heart of the Great Karoo (Place of Thirst) which is an area covered by broad plains, vast livestock, game farms and distant koppies. Fossils in the area indicate that life has existed in the region for three billion years and the area is world-renowned for its pre-dinosaur fossils.
The Drostdy, which was recently refurbished to award-winning standards, is a five-star hotel with 48 exceptionally beautiful rooms. Stretch’s Court incorporates 31 rooms; the Ferreira precinct has seven rooms, each in their own secluded area; and Kromm’s Court has a further 10 rooms.
Drostdy Hotel can cater for guests to a maximum of 100 pax, should the client have more guests then additional chairs, tables, cutlery, crockery and glasses will have to be hired in and this will be for the clients own account. Drostdy Hotel works with preferred suppliers but can supply the client with a fully inclusive package per person on request depending on the requirements of the client
The much acclaimed De Camdeboo restaurant at the Drostdy serves a wide selection of delicious Eastern Cape fare and is open daily for breakfast lunch and dinner.
Guests have access to many facilities, including the popular Africology Spa, a travel consultancy and information centre, a state-of-the-art gym, a choice of three swimming pools and the Imibala Art Gallery. Conference facilities are offered too.
For a tranquil and luxurious getaway, you can’t beat the Drostdy Hotel. Create the most magnificent experience for you and your guests on your special day and one that is set in a beautiful town, loaded with history, in the middle of the Karoo where the sun is bound to shine.