things to do


The Central Drakensberg has become a hive of busy foodies with the launch of some new foodie spots. The Valley Bakery is top of the list. A family run business where father and sons farm their lands and mill their own grain, while mother and daughters run the restaurant and bakery daily. Scrumpy Jack will amaze you with their glass bee hive, fine dining and famous honey cheesecake. The Chocolate bar does free chocolate tasting and offers and variety of goods. Have sundowners at the Craft Brewery or wine tasting at the winery.

Valley Bakery
Scrumpy Jack
Drakensberg Chocolate Bar
Champagne Bistro
Awe Ma Ady
Waffle Hut
Cathedral Peak Wine Farm
Rusty Pub & Grill
Macedonia Cheese Shop
Drakensberg Craft Brewery
Farm Stall
Restaurants & Bars
Farm Friends Food & Shop
Cedarwood Shopping Centre
Oaks Supermarket
Leather Shop

the cottages

comfort meets style,
with a personal touch

Enjoy your stay in the Drakensberg in one of our eleven uniquely styled and modern self-catering cottages, all offering fully furnished living spaces with dining and kitchen areas. With comfort in mind, our cottages provide space for families, couples, or smaller groups to share a relaxing holiday in the peace of a natural forest, in the heart of the Champagne Valley.

The venue

a specialised
wedding venue

Berghaven Wedding Venue and Self Catering Cottages is a specialised wedding venue located in the beauty of a natural setting, featuring tranquil dams, forests and rolling lawns, with a backdrop of the Drakensberg’s astounding Cathkin Peak and Champagne Castle view. With excellent catering options and all types of decor and settling styles on offer, Berghaven is an ideal wedding venue.

about Us

peace &

Nestled in the beautiful Champagne Valley, a World Heritage Site in the Central Drakensberg just 23km from Winterton, Berghaven Wedding Venue and Self Catering Cottages is a family run business. We focus on ‘the personal touch,’ offering guests lodging in cottages surrounded by some of the most magnificent mountain scenery in South Africa.