Did you know?
The Giant's Castle area of the Central Drakensberg is rich in San rock art paintings. One can also visit the Cave Museum showing San family life with clothes, tools and weapons.
If you’re looking for the ultimate getaway for your conference, but still need to take care of business, then the 4-star Champagne Sports Resort is your answer.
This resort, set in the tranquil surrounds of the Central Drakensberg, with magnificent views of Champagne Castle and Cathkin Peak, combines high-tech conferencing, luxury accommodation and first-rate leisure activities.
Just 3.5 hours' drive from Johannesburg and 2 hours from Durban, the resort is ideal for both large and small conferences and events.
The new Buttress Conference and Exhibition centre has significantly added to conference capacity. It has 16 conference venues, the largest catering to 1 400 delegates theatre-style or 850 delegates for seated banquets.
All delegates have Internet access in the hotel, and all venues can use the business centre across from the new conference centre coffee shop.
Champagne Sports Resort offers fully inclusive conference package rates. Included are accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea/coffee/biscuits served twice a day, and the use of one conference venue with all standard equipment. Conference packages can also be tailored to suit client needs.
Conference delegates can enjoy a variety of themed evenings that can add flair and excitement to your event. These include pub evenings, Mexican Fiesta, African Affair, shebeen evenings, Flower Power, Moulin Rouge and more.
After a long day of conferencing, you can unwind in the new wellness centre offering luxurious spa treatments, a salon and a fully-equipped gymnasium.
You can also unwind with a wide range of sports and adventure activities, such as basketball, bowls, helicopter rides, mountain biking, golf, mini-golf, squash, swimming, tennis and volleyball.
Champagne Sports Resort accommodation includes a 152-key luxury hotel and 91 timeshare chalets (most with 3 en suite bedrooms) - 750 guests can be accommodated at any given time. The dining room caters for 700 guests per sitting.