CATHEDRAL PEAK HOTEL, founded in 1939 by the well-known van der Riet family, is situated in the majestic uKhahlamba Drakensberg Mountains, within a World Heritage Site. Located approximately 4.5 hour drive from Johannesburg and 2.5 hours from Durban, it is easily accessible by road.

The family still owns and runs this 4 STAR hotel, famous for its hospitality, service and culinary excellence. This, combined with its magnificent views and setting have made Cathedral Peak Hotel a favourite destination for both local and international guests.

Their charming stone-and-thatch chapel is built from stone blocks and wooden beams sourced from the original farmhouse, and set in beautiful gardens, making it a firm favourite resulting in many couples choosing it as their idyllic wedding venue.

The quaint chapel (rated as one of the top 10 most romantic chapels in the world) with its expansive window behind the pulpit, offers an inspiring and breath-taking view of the Drakensberg Range. A variety of wedding packages are available and an experienced and professional team is on hand at the hotel to ensure that your perfect day runs smoothly and flawlessly, and that your every wish is catered for. Superior accommodation and a luxurious honeymoon suits all add to the perfect setting for a most elegant and memorable wedding… Activities in and around the hotel include golf, hikes and trails, helicopter tours, trout fishing and more…


Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park, Cathedral Peak, 3340


+2736 488 1888