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The Clarens Manor

A Manor was the term distinguished between town and country back in the day and the Clarens Manor is such a fitting accommodation found in Clarens, a small town in the countryside of the Eastern Free State.  Live that moment in time of fancy large country houses with land when you book a stay in the Clarens Manor. And don’t forget your family or group of friends as with any typical Manor this accommodation in Clarens can accommodate up to ten people.  (more…)

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Clarens B&B — Cottage Pie

Just the name of this Clarens B&B, Cottage Pie is enough to make one enticed enough to want to book a stay in the accommodation. Clarens B&B is like a little hidden rustic jewel inside a forest. Due to the well-manicured garden filled with plenty of small and large trees, which some are overlapping and that gives this place it’s hidden in a forest look. (more…)

Clarens Activities — Birdwatching

Clarens Activities — Birdwatching

Birdwatching is definitely one of those Clarens activities, which much like quilting most wouldn’t partake in often, if not at all. But Birdwatching is a favourite past time in the town. Therefore when the opportunity presents itself why not try it, especially if you haven’t before. It’s really one of the many leisurely Clarens activities. (more…)

Knockout View, Clarens Accommodation, Self Catering

Knock Out View, Clarens Accommodation Self Catering

At first glance of Knockout View, Clarens accommodation self-catering you wouldn’t be blamed for thinking you stepped out on a dock where there are sail boats, due to the colour schemes of the property white and aqua. As well as the look of this Clarens accommodation self-catering, which from the outside resembles that of a sailor’s boat, reminiscent of being near the water, and we all know the calming effect that water can have, which all provides for a more relaxing feel of Knock out View. (more…)

Clarens Accommodation

Clarens Accommodation

Clarens accommodation comes in many types there are hotels, lodges, bed & breakfasts, self-catering, caravan parks, camping sites and backpackers to name a few. All catered towards housing their guests but are they just accommodations or is there a difference in the type of accommodation. Let us define the differences between each of the accommodations.

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Accomodation in Clarens

Clarens is The Place To Be

Clarens has become a well frequented village as it offers some of the most tranquil surrounds and spectacular views known throughout South Africa. Hence it is known as the ‘jewel’ of the Free State situated in the foothills of the beautiful Maluti and Rooiberge Mountains. The small town and surrounding area is a popular weekend destination for residents of Johannesburg, Pretoria and Bloemfontein. Also due to how accessible the destination getaway is. Clarens is roughly a three to four hours’ drive depending which of the main cities, Johannesburg, Durban or Bloemfontein you coming from making it an easy getaway. (more…)

Accommodation in Clarens

Castle in Clarens

It’s not every day that you go on vacation or most importantly enjoy a stay in a castle. The Castle in Clarens is a unique jewel of an accommodation found in the ‘jewel’ of the Eastern Free State, Clarens. And right in the heart of the town’s main attraction the Maluti Mountains. If you like romance and opulence then the Castle in Clarens also known as Rapunzel’s Tower is for you. As it’s built like a castle reminiscent of the fairytale stories, mainly Rapunzel offering for a unique and magical stay. (more…)

Camping in Clarens

Camping in Clarens

It’s just you and the outside elements of nature when camping, and it’s an activity that’s not geared for everyone. Here are just some of the tips, which might help you while on your Camping in Clarens trip. They are sourced from Matador Network article titled 30 crazy camping tricks that will make your life easier. (more…)

Food and adventure as part of the activities in Clarens

Food and adventure as part of the activities in Clarens

For authentic and original experiences to share and rave about, visit Clarens where you can go on Nature trails, Abseiling, River rafting, Horseback riding, Hiking, Hot air ballooning, and much more on offer in the area. Food is a key experience driver and a gateway to several other insights about the culture and traditions of a destination. And food in Clarens is no different, especially since eating out has become one of the many activities in Clarens to do. Therefore why not tantalize your taste buds on the food in Clarens, which can only be best described as country style food. (more…)

Accommodation in Clarens

Accommodation in Clarens to suit your taste and pockets

Whether you’re travelling on a student budget or have some money to splash accommodation in Clarens comes in all types to best suit your taste and pockets from the opulent to the most affordable accommodation. If you’re really strapped for cash then that shouldn’t stop you from exploring all that the small town has to offer as you can make your stay at Clarens Inn and Backpackers, which provides self-catering accommodation in Clarens from R100. Services include laundry, bicycle hire, heated rooms in winter, catering facilities and tour arrangements. Nearby activities include white water rafting, abseiling, horse riding, golf, tennis, zip-line, paintball, pub crawling and live music. (more…)