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.


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…)

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 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…)

Accommodation in Clarens — Clarens Studio Lodge

Peter Bonney Clarens Studio Lodge is possibly the most fitting Self-Catering unit in the countryside town of Clarens thus far. And I’m speaking aesthetically. Even when you think of a studio you think something arty and this accommodation in Clarens doesn’t falter there. If you like being around lovely things while enjoying the comfort of a home it’s the place to stay at, as just the outside of this accommodation in Clarens is representative of the countryside with its thatched roofing, while inside there are cosy looking beds with quilt like over throws on the beds. The duvets have a country like design of small colourful flowers and the designs on the quilted throws match some of the pillows placed on the bed. (more…)

Be Charmed at Aspen Guest House

For a guest house accommodation that’s very charming and full of character, and one that’s more catered to adults and offering pet-friendly accommodation plan your stay at Aspen Guest House. The guest house is a large property that allows for short walks in the forest on your way to Clarens town, as it’s a close distance to the town but away from the noise. (more…)

BMW Motorrad Clarens

#MakeLifeARide was the hashtag slogan for the first ever South Africa (SA) BMW Motorrad Days in Clarens. With first class arrangement and facilities, in line with what loyal supporters of the brand had come accustomed to with any BMW event. Event sponsors included Picot & Moss Victorinox Swiss Army Timepieces, Place in the Sun Wines, Thabo Mofutsanyane District Municipality, Jacaranda 94.2, Metzeler and Engen. (more…)

Savor The Sweetness at The Cherry Festival

The Cherry festival just as the name suggests is a festival dedicated to the ruby red in colour, sweet tasting cherry fruit. And the festival held annually during the third week in November stretches over three days, and is appropriately held in another busy town in the Eastern Free State province, Ficksburg, also known as the cherry capital of the world. This is highlighted through the estimated 500 hectares of cherry trees in the province concentrated mainly in Ficksburg. (more…)

Clarens Accommodation — Highlands Chalets

Highlands chalets is a self-catering Clarens accommodation that has eight chalets which are identical in size and layout however each one has been uniquely decorated and furnished to create its own atmosphere and feel. The chalets have king-size beds which are made up of twin beds with king-size linen; each bed is fitted with an electric blanket. All the chalets, except executive suites, have sleeper couches, linen and a loft space available for children to sleep. The lofts are furnished with one or two single beds or the main bed is upstairs and the single beds are down stairs. The units have one en-suite bathroom with a bath and over-head shower, toilet and hand basin. (more…)

More than just a Clarens B&B

Rosewood Corner B&B is an intimate independently run lodging establishment where a breakfast is included in the room rate. But so do many Bed and Breakfasts (B&B) offer this service, therefore what makes this Clarens B&B special? Well for starters the fact that the B&B offers Wifi throughout the property in all areas, free pet friendly accommodation on request and free public parking is possible at a location nearby with no reservations necessary. (more…)