at the BlueHole
Located on Kingston Farm, Salem, in the rustic splendour of the Eastern Cape, just 110km from Port Elizabeth and a stone’s throw from Grahamstown, the Blue Hole is an idyllic country wedding venue surrounded by rivers, rolling hills and rural beauty.
Your country wedding
It’s one of the most special days of your life. But try as you might, you can’t help but stress about it. Even if it’s just a few jitters. So why not have your wedding in the most tranquil, beautiful setting you can imagine. The Blue Hole is the perfect place for the country wedding of your dreams. Wedding guests can enjoy fine champagne and canapés at the picturesque Blue Hole itself or stroll along the riverbank. It’s the perfect place to celebrate your special day – whether it’s winter or summer.
- Beautiful settings -
Whether you would like to say your vows outside on the riverbank of The Blue Hole or in the historic 1820 Salem church, we can help you plan your dream setting.
- Create Unforgetable Memories -
We can tailor our venue to suit any number of guests, from a small intimate celebration to 180-seated guests.
- Your Reception -
After the ceremony let your guests relax by the riverbank and enjoy some champagne and snacks while your photographer captures your new status as husband and wife.
- Plan Your Perfect Day -
We keep a supplier directory to help you find specific suppliers for your wedding – or if you just want to get a glimpse of what’s on offer in the surrounding area. From caterers to cake makers, make-up to hair stylists, ministers to musicians – our talented suppliers are passionate about weddings. They’ll work with you to make your dream country wedding come true.
- Rates -
We are proud of our transparent pricing. We make sure you will know exactly what your day will cost right from the start. You won’t get any unpleasant surprises once you’ve booked.
Exclusive-use venue hire price includes:
- Exclusive use of The Blue Hole from 10am on the day of your wedding through to 12.30am.
- Tables (Long and round).
- Help and guidance from our dedicated team from the moment you book right through to your last dance.
- Access to our list of recommended suppliers.