MONTE BELLO ESTATE

This historic old farm enjoys a compelling sense of timeless beauty, typical of a bygone era. The natural beauty and close proximity to Bloemfontein makes Monte Bello Estate the perfect setting for both corporate meetings and functions. Rooms are decorated in rustic countryside style and embracing stunning views over the countryside. Experience a relaxing spa treatment at the Mont d’Or Spa. Monte Bello Estate has two chapels and two large function halls idea situate for any size wedding reception.

All 20 rooms are air-conditioned with satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities, mini fridges (stocked on request), safes and en-suite bathrooms.

Double Rooms: All double rooms contains either a king-size bed or two single beds, with an en-suite bathroom and shower.

Family Rooms: Suitable for children sharing with adults. Each of the nine family rooms sleeps up to 4 people in one king size and two single beds, with an en-suite bathroom containing both a bathtub and shower.

Honeymoon Suite: The honeymoon suite has high ceilings, a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom.

Child Policy: Children are accommodated in the Family Suites only, maximum two children sharing with two adults. Children 2 years and younger stay complimentary. 3 to 16 years pay applicable child rate and 17 years and older are considered as adults and pay full rate.

FACILITIES AND NEARBY ATTRACTIONS

Onsite:

  • Breakfast and lunch is served at the Monte Bello Estate
  • Mont d’Or Spa
  • Pool

Nearby Attractions:

  • Bloemfontein Helicopter City Tour: Come and enjoy a breath-taking view of the city of Roses from the air! What better way to see all the city has to offer than from the sky.
  • Horse Trail Rides: One of the most pleasant and refreshing ways to enjoy nature and all its treasures, are on horseback through the koppies of the Free State.
  • Botanical Garden Tree Route
    Anglo Boer War Museum and Battlefields
  • Jagersfontein Big Hole Open Mine: The hand dug portion of the mining hole makes its unique as this mammoth portion of earth was conquered by men armed only with shovels and picks.
  • Loch Logan Waterfront
  • Oliewenhuis Art Museum

WEDDING FACILITIES

Monte Bello Estate has two chapels, one of which resembles a maze. The chapels seats 150 guests each.

Total Numbers:
The Maze Chapel 150 – 200
Piccola chapel / Reception Hall 40 – 200
Vista Reception Hall 120 – 160
Vecchia Reception hall  Up to 600

CONFERENCE FACILITIES

Monte Bello Estate has five conference venues ranging in size.