Experience the Event of Your Dreams

the perfect place, an environment where you can relax and just enjoy the moment… the wedding… the reunion… the getaway… and the friends & family who came with it.

About Benedict Haid Farm

Benedict Haid Farm is a picturesque 650 acre ridge-top estate just 21 miles (35 minutes) from Charleston, West Virginia. Since 1986 it has been the favored location of hundreds of very special & unique Weddings, Family Reunions, Vacations, & Retreats. The Farm consists of the Haid House, the Black Bear Lodge & the Chestnut Cabin.

The Haid House:
A large 1860’s hand-hewn log home.It has two bedrooms along with a sun room with full size sleeper, 1 1/2 baths, and a living room and dining room each with a wood burning fireplace. Gas, heat, A/C and modern conveniences keep your stay comfortable. A huge, heated, attached deck with hot tub, grill and outside fireplace help you entertain and relax.

The Black Bear Lodge:
A highest quality, reassembled civil war era, three bedroom and three bath house. It is located on a hilltop over-looking the Haid House, with a front porch that provides a panoramic view. The Black Bear is for lodging only – no groups or parties here.

The Chestnut Cabin:
The rustic Chestnut Cabin has (1) bedroom & a sleeper sofa and is provided free of charge (when in service) to normal wedding rentals.

Call & Reserve Today (304) 346-1054

Our Rental Prices

Haid House

Weekend (Friday – Sunday)

Large Groups/Weddings/Reunions/Parties (2) nights. (250 people max 6 nightly)

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $300 is also required.
$1500

Small/Weddings/Reunions (2) nights. Maximum of 50 people (6 people overnight)

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $300 is also required.
$1000

Weekday (Sunday – Thursday)

Large Groups/Weddings/Reunions/Parties (1) night. (250 people max, 6 nightly)

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $300 is also required.
$600

Each Additional Night

$200

Getaway for Two

Getaway for (2) = No visitors, (1) Vehicle, for (1-2) Nights

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $100 is also required.
$300

Black Bear Lodge

Weekend (Friday – Sunday)

Getaway for (2) = No visitors, (1) Vehicle, for (1-2) Nights

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $100 is also required.
$300

Small Groups for (2) Nights. (6) people max, no visitors (strictly enforced)

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $100 is also required.
$600

Weekday (Sunday – Thursday)

Small Groups for (2) Nights. (6) people max, no visitors (strictly enforced)

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $100 is also required.
$500

Each Additional Night

$100

Getaway for Two

Getaway for (2) = No visitors, (1) Vehicle, for (1-2) Nights

A Refundable Damage/Dirty Deposit of $100 is also required.
$300

Our Gallery

Take a look around our property. We have a “wedding arbor” that is very popular. It includes a stage where the wedding can take place or where bands can play. A memorable and picturesque lake. Hike along paths and spend time in nature.