Trenchgula Guest Lodge is situated 3km on the D343 (Hyde Road extension past Hacienda complex) and only 7km from the Ladysmith CBD.
Trenchgula offers visitors a peaceful game farm setting, nestled below the war graves of the Anglo-Boer War on top of the Trenchgula Hill. The lodge is set within a game farm surrounded by an electrified fence with gate control access. Game species on the farm include blesbuck, duiker, eland, giraffe, impala, nyala, ostrich, mountain reedbuck, steenbok, springbuck, waterbuck, wildebeest, bush-pigs, zebra and a wide variety of bird species.
Accommodation is offered in a luxury 4-star quality guest lodge. There are eight rooms under thatch, each with a double bed and there is a single bed in the loft. Each of the rooms is en-suite and has a seperate entrance with a verandah. Each room also has television (M-Net, SABC, movie and sport), air-conditioning, underfloor heating, tea/coffee facilities, a telephone and a wireless internet connection. Undercover parking is also available to guests.
Breakfast and dinner is served in the well appointed dining room with an intimate bar on a mezzanine floor which leads out to a game-viewing deck.
Activities on the farm:
- Horse riding;
- Fishing in the dam;
- Swimming; and
- Visits to the Anglo-Boer War graves.