Nestled at the foot of the Groot Drakenstein Mountain, lies the Historic Bellingham Homestead, the birthplace of Bellingham Wines, now set inside a separately owned Private Vineyard.
Bellingham Homestead is a Picturesque Gem in the heart of the Cape Winelands, offering Affordable Venue Hire in an exceptional Location. The Bridal Couple has Exclusive use of the Venue for 2 and a half days – for the set-up and preparation of her Wedding – creating a Magnificent backdrop for their most Memorable and Exciting day!
We Welcome the opportunity to show you our Venue, by appointment. We’ll show you the Spaces available to You for Your Ceremony, whether it is indoors or Outdoors. For those who wish to be married in a Church – we are only 1.3kms from the Beautiful and Historical, thatch St Georges Church. Many Bridal couples choose a Garden Ceremony – and Bellingham’s Gardens are simply Magnificent with a Mountain Vista and a large Pond with well manicured shrub surrounds. Alternatively, you may choose to use our Original Wine Cellar as a Chapel for Your Ceremony, or as a Reception venue (depending on the number of Guests).
Accommodation is also available for either the Bridal Couple to add to their day, and/or for their Guest or Family of either of the Bridal Couple.
We Invite You to ” …. Step back in time, to a Place, where New Memories are made … “ and choose Bellingham Homestead as Your Venue to Celebrate one of the most Memorable moments in Your Life.
Email us for our details and to make arrangements for an Appointment to view – We guarantee You this, Bellingham will take Your breath away !
Bellingham Homestead is owned and Managed by a Charity Trust, set up by the late Founders of Bellingham Wines, Bernard and Fredagh Podlashuk. Income generated from Weddings/Functions and Accommodation are apportioned to the Maintenance and upkeep of the Manor House and it’s Buildings – a National Monument, and it affords us the Opportunity to maintain our Financial Commitment to the Charities we support in the line of:- Care of the Elderly, Care of differently Advanta
ged Children/Adults, Animal Welfare/SPCA, Arts & Culture and Skills Upliftment, in our Community and Surrounds. Choosing Bellingham as Your preferred Wedding Venue, will go a long way to making a difference in Sombody’s life … as You step out and leave us as Mr & Mrs and begin Your new life together.
Max Venue capacity for Outdoor Ceremony and Reception (using a Marquee/Bedouin on the Lawn) – 120 Guests
Max Cellar Capacity as a Chapel – 70/80 Guests seated
Max Cellar Capacity as a Reception Venue – 70/80 Guests seated