Peace,Quiet,Tranquillity... Just what you need to unwind! Farm Cottages & Luxury Tents Dream Country Weddings
Uncomplicated Mid Saturday Weddings - All in one venue with no extra costs - Sit down meal in charming setting - Custom made menus and cordless mic available - Exclusive functions for 20-100/120 guests - Call for details 24 Westbourne Road Central Port Elizabeth
Set on the historic Old Balgowan Farm, Old Balgowan Wedding and Function Venue is steeped in Natural Beauty. Bathed in the African sun with its back drop of Farm Lands this rustic country venue has the charm and elegance of a French Barn. We cater for a variety of functions from special memorable weddings to conferences, birthdays and company functions. Our venue is able to accommodate smaller intimate functions as well as having the capacity to cater for larger groups of up to 350 guests. The very special features of our magnificent chapel with its stained glass windows and beautifully carved pews set the tone for a memorable wedding ceremony. We are able to offer outdoor country options too. Situated on the R103, Midlands Meander, near Nottingham Road makes us easily accessible. Besides our amazing scenery, unbeatable hospitality, tranquil environment we have on offer our very own winery, cheesery and distillery. Giving its own unique touch to the venue! Old Balgowan is an incredibly versatile venue that is able to offer various options to our guests. Our in house wedding coordinator is able to assist and work with brides making the wedding day a memorable and flawless occassion.
Built in the 1830's and set on 250 acres of rolling lawns and forests overlooking the Karkloof valley Old Halliwell captures the charms and traditions of a more gracious age. Large private ensuite rooms leading off from the garden with heated towel rails, DSTV, tea/coffee making facilities, open fireplaces and scenic views from your verandah, honeymoon suites in addition have spa baths and underfloor heating. Originally built as a fortified farmhouse the main building now houses a library/games room, lounge, cosy bar with snug and cigar lounge, wrap around verandah and Lemon & Lavender restaurant for all your culinary needs. Halliwell Hall has the capacity for up to 260 guests for Weddings or 360 for conferencing but can be partitioned off for smaller groups. Smithy's chapel seats 120 (this can also be used as a smaller function venue) with a Pool side gazebo, horse & carriage hire & photographic gardens Old Halliwell is ideal for any celebration. Enhancing the landscaping is the Old Halliwell Rest home for horses, where loving owners have sent their fine steeds to while away their golden years in lush green pastures in the heart of the Midlands. Open 365 days.
Tel: 0861 636 845