Vryheid is a coal mining and cattle ranching town in northern KwaZulu-Natal.
Vryheid is Afrikaans for "freedom" or "liberty".

Kwa-Ntulindawo Guesthouse & BnB
Kwa-Ntulindawo is a tranquil and elegant guest house in the heart of Vryheid, a small town situated in Northern KwaZulu-Natal, just south of the Fricona Valley. It prides itself on offering clients personalized and friendly service.

The guest house offers 10 en-suite rooms furnished with double beds. Some rooms have a shower only bathroom, while others have full en-suite bathrooms. The air-conditioned rooms are each equipped with a TV with DStv, a wall-mounted heater and tea and coffee facilities.

Breakfast is served in the dining room, as well as other delicious meals on request, and guests can relax in the communal lounge or cool down in the lovely pool. Parking is provided behind an electric gate and the grounds are patrolled by a 24-hour security guard.

Several notable buildings can be visited in the town like the 'Old Raadsaal', the Lucas Meyer House or the Dutch Reformed Church. The Klipfontein Bird Sanctuary is 2 km from town and forms part of the wetlands in the area. Chelmfsford Nature Reserve, Ithala Game Reserve and Spioenkom Dam Nature Reserve can be visited and all offer walking, hiking and game viewing.
Lancaster Lodge & BnB
Nestled against Vryheid Mountain, Lancaster Lodge is a hideaway bed and breakfast where guests are treated to nature at its best. If you are looking for a top-quality, family-run B&B with lots of character and excellent breakfasts, Lancaster Lodge is the place for you.

Guests have a choice of staying in the Dolerite Suite, the Ou Klip Suite, the Sandstone Suite, the Quarterzite Suite or two basic Fossilwood Cabins. All four suites are equipped with heaters, TVs with DStv, bar fridges, Internet access and tea and coffee facilities. The bedrooms are furnished with either two single beds, a double bed or a queen-size bed. The Dolerite Suite, Ou Klip Suite and Quarterzite Suite have en-suite bathrooms while the Sandstone Suite has a separate private bathroom. The Fossilwood Cabins are furnished with two single beds each and they share the use of separate women’s and men’s bathrooms with showers and toilets. Tea and coffee facilities are available.

The lodge offers the ideal setting for weddings, conferences and other functions and the bistro is ideal for smaller functions and business meetings. The hall is permanently draped with white organza and fairy lights; combined with a contemporary bar area and well-equipped kitchen creates the ideal venue. Located just 2 km from Vryheid, it is easy to take care of business and still enjoy the peace and tranquility.

Please note SMOKING DRAGON TRAVEL SHOP offers personalized service - if you can't find what you are looking for on the site please pop us an email or give us a call, we will try and tailor make your trip suit your needs.