5km from Clarens Village, Jovali is a successful self-catering unit with stunning views of the mountain range.
Two self-catering units are tastefully decorated, with modern décor designed to create a homely, comfortable experience for guests.
Units are located on the lower level of the property, making them easily accessible.
Guests can even look forward to freshly baked rusks from Aukeline, the accommodation’s host. Reviews garnered through the years indicate that guests have thoroughly enjoyed these delicacies, especially in the middle of winter, when Clarens weather is known to become bitterly cold.
Beautiful views of Mount Horeb and Maluti Mountain Range can be expected by guests visiting Jovali in Clarens. The stunning views of the mountains are unique to visitors in Clarens, with these views often providing the most picturesque setting for tourists and photographers alike.
Mountain bikes are welcome, as guests get to enjoy the trails in the nearby mountains. The accommodation is secure, so guests don’t have to worry about their personal belongings.
With a fully-equipped kitchen, guests staying at Jovali have easy access to items they may need to prepare meals.
The full bathroom offers fresh towels and gives guests all they need for a relaxing experience.
What each room has to offer at Jovali in Clarens:
Queen size bed
Queen size bed
Weekday rates are R750 per night – quite an affordable rate for anyone visiting the area of Clarens. At such affordable rates, guests will have enough money for enjoying all their other activities.
For 2 people sharing, this rate is ideal.
Just 20km drive to Golden Gate Reserve; Jovali is ideally located in Clarens. It is just a stone’s throw away from the town’s centre.
With two lounges for relaxation, the Berg Cottage is a self-catering accommodation venue in Clarens, Free State. This scenic town in the eastern region of the Free State has three comfortable bedrooms and sleeps six guests. In an area that is becoming a tourist attraction, finding accommodation can often be tricky. Fortunately, Clarens is an area with a wide number of accommodation options. These venues offer guests convenience and comfort.
What to expect at the Berg Cottage Holiday Home
The host at The Berg Cottage Holiday Home is welcoming and gracious, providing guests with an experience that gives them comfort and a cosy stay while in Clarens.
All linen is provided for guests
Guests are provided with comfortable, quality linen.
There are 2 bathrooms
The two bathrooms on the property ae luxurious and offer guest all amenities for a comfortable stay.
Well-equipped kitchen and dining area
The kitchen is fully-equipped for guests to prepare their own meals. With sufficient cutlery and crockery, guests have all that they need.
There is a wealth of activities to enjoy, such as abseiling and art galleries. As an area with newfound popularity as a haven for artists, Clarens has a range of galleries for visitors to explore.
Guests at the Berg Cottage Holiday Home can look forward to Highlands Coffee – various blends offered at the venue. Starting their mornings with great breakfast and a steaming cup of fresh coffee is a lovely way to enjoy their holiday stays.
There are other activities to enjoy, such as the Clarens Brewery, Clarens Bakery and The Millery.
The Clarens Village Conservancy has several hiking trails for those who love exploring all that the mountains have to offer. The Clarens Fouriesburg Road is one of the top 10 biking routes in South Africa. The venue is situated only 15km from Golden Gate National Park.
Rapunzel’s Tower you will have the entire castle at your disposal where you will be treated like royalty. Your eyes can feast on the décor and object de art that was carefully handpicked from all over the world to tantalize the senses. Cornerstones from Windsor Castle, tapestries from Dubai, light fittings from America and tiles from Europe all contribute to an unbelievable experience. While you prepare the barbeque in the Chamber of Angels, have a glass of your favorite wine and watch the sun slowly disappear behind the Red Mountains from Sunset Corner. The guests to this Castle will be treated with spectacular views of Mount Horeb and in the evening, the lights of Clarens looks like stars that have fallen to the valley below.
Situated very close to Clarens Square in the scenic town of Clarens in the Free State is stylish self-catering accommodation Clarens Butterfly Villa.
With two full en-suite bedrooms and secure parking it is also an ideal spot for hikes. Surrounded by nature, the villa offers guests a simple way to enjoy the numerous hiking trails available in the area. Guests can also explore the mountain trails and adventure options in town.
More about Clarens Butterfly Villa
Has a central kitchen and lounge with a wood fireplace
Clarens Butterfly Villa’s kitchen area is conveniently designed to make it simple for guests to access everything they need. The fireplace in the lounge helps to keep guests warm during those sub-zero winter temperatures.
Children are welcome and are charged as adults.
While some accommodation venues are not willing to compromise when it comes to children, this venue operates differently. All children are welcome.
Check in time is 2pm, and check out time is 10am
Guests can contact the host when they are on their way to the venue.
As a pet-friendly villa accommodation spot, this venue offers guests extra convenience.
Pets are welcome as long as they have been house-trained. Pets are not allowed to sleep on the beds and guests must ensure that they don’t disturb other guests in the villa with barking or howling.
Ideal for small families or couples, this self-catering unit provides everything necessary for a comfortable stay while in Clarens. The neat, quaint venue is the perfect geaatway from the stresses of city life.
The tranquil environment offers peace of mind.
Affordable hotel-style accommodation
South Africa is a country widely renowned for its breath-taking scenery and the endless beauty of its countryside. Not many South Africans take the time to travel within their own country to explore the natural beauty of the country. While the metropolitan areas of the country are gaining increasing popularity with international tourists, areas on the outskirts of these areas are also fast gaining more traction as tourist hubs.
One such area is Clarens in the Free State. In the 1990’s the area became an artists’ haven with numerous art galleries operating from the city centre. In recent years the area has enjoyed more development and has seen more visitors making their way there to enjoy the scenic views.
With these developments came the demand for more accommodation for guests enjoying the countryside.
The Clarens Retreat Apartment is stylish self-catering accommodation equipped with an en-suite bathroom, kitchenette and a private patio.
The en-suite bathroom is well-maintained and clean, while the kitchenette is equipped for guests to prepare meals of their choice while on holiday. The private patio is ideal for guests to enjoy the stunning views of the Maluti Mountain range in Clarens. The patio also provides guests with space to relax and enjoy the crisp, fresh air when they aren’t exploring all that the town of Clarens has to offer. Offering affordable, hotel-style accommodation, the Clarens Retreat Apartment can be found at:
411 Main Street,
Free State, 9707
Adventure seekers can enjoy quad-biking, archery and fly-fishing. They can also enjoy white water rafting with crystal-clear waters and scenic views.
With a great horse-riding area surrounding the Clarens Retreat Apartment, guests can enjoy themselves in the wide open spaces, which are also ideal for biking.
Well-known as the source for “Life Mineral Water”, Roodepoort Farm in Clarens offers an ideal getaway for guests looking to enjoy the beauty of South African nature. While city life offers an exciting life, more guests are looking to explore other avenues of South Africa by becoming local tourists. A town that has benefitted in a major way from this tourism boom is Clarens, in the Free State. The town, which is in the eastern part of the Free State offers a wide array of entertainment options for visitors.
While visiting the town, people are often looking for affordable and great value-for-money accommodation. The good news is that Clarens offers a wide array of options, such as hotels, self-catering villas, bed and breakfast guest houses and studio apartments. Roodepoort Farm in Clarens offers guests a quality self-catering experience.
What do the villas have to offer?
Three rustic self-catering villas
Kitchen is fully equipped
This building was originally built in 1883 and has five bedrooms as well as two bathrooms. Two lounges and a dining room complement the farm style kitchen.
Built in 2013, this villa has a spacious lounge and dining arear. The three bedrooms have two queen beds and two ¾ beds. The two bathrooms are stylish and luxurious.
Lexi’s Quirky Cottage
This cosy, thatched cottage has an open air shower. The self-catering kitchen is well-equipped for preparation of meals by guests.
This villa comfortably sleeps two and has two there-quarter beds. Guests also get a tea tray, a mini-fridge as well as a heater.
Tin Tin Trailer
Available at a rate of R350, this is a mobile trailer with a retro twist. It has a queen bed, shower, toilet and a well-equipped kitchen.
Set on the foothills of the Maluti Mountains – a mountain range that is older than the Alps, Fairview Cottages Clarens offers a comfortable self-catering accommodation.
Clarens, known as “The Jewel of the Free State” is renowned for its Art Trails and Adventure Activities. Accommodation in the area is in high demand mainly due to the large number of tourists who swarm to Clarens to take in the magnificence of the mountains or even just to enjoy a getaway from city life. Guests can choose from a wide array of accommodation options at affordable prices.
More about Fairview Cottages Clarens
Fairview Cottages Clarens offers three self-catering cottages, including:
Each room features a double bed, an en-suite bathroom, dining area, kitchenette with a bar fridge, microwave, stove as well as facilities for making tea and coffee.
Guests are assured that the accommodation offers them a simple yet quality stay while on holiday. Rooms offer a luxury experience. The fully-equipped kitchen provides guests with all the amenities they need to make a meal of their choice at any time they choose.
Secure parking is also provided by Fairview Cottages, so guests don’t have to worry about their car or belongings in their car being stolen.
Ideally located, as its close to shops and restaurants, Fairview Cottages Clarens is also wheelchair-friendly.
Accommodation is available from R600 per night, making it an affordable option that offers the best experience.
Various activities that can be enjoyed nearby include horse riding, cycling and game viewing. This is in addition to all the activities available in town.
Dynasty Red Mountain Ranch is a self-catering guest house in Clarens, Free State, South Africa. Situated in an area that is becoming more popular as a tourist spot, this venue offers guests access to various activities that can appease even the most adventurous of souls. The spa is also a great way for individuals to relax in the lap of luxury.
Nestled in an area just 10 minutes from Clarens town, this venue is also close to the Clarens Golf Estate.
A 2 minutes’ drive to the Kiara Lodge spa, Dynasty Red Mountain Ranch is conveniently situated close enough to all of the activities provided in town. Guests can explore the stunning hiking trails in the mountains or ride up with their mountain bike.
Guests can check in at 2 pm and check out time is 10 am. Guests are welcome to contact the host before they arrive.
100% payment is expected prior to check in. The host is always available in order to help facilitate an easy payment process. Payments can be made online or by using a credit card.
All bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom, so guests have a luxurious environment while on holiday. The rooms have stylish décor and have everything guests could ever ask for, for a comfortable stay.
The rooms, which are large, provide guests with an enviable experience throughout their stay. With three bedrooms, this venue has ample space available for all guests to enjoy their visit to the Free State. It can take up to six guests.
Only a three-hour drive from Johannesburg, the Dynasty Red Mountain Ranch is centrally located, so it’s easily accessible enough for guest to reach.
Comfortable cottage living on holiday
Accommodation offered at Golden View varies and can suit a range of preferences, whether for couples looking for a romantic getaway or for small families looking to explore one of South Africa’s tourism gems.
Offering an array of self-catering guesthouses, studios with a modern twist or stylish cottages, the Golden View in the scenic town of Clarens in the Free State, South Africa provides the ideal get-away.
All venues are not too far from the centre of town, which has a variety of shops as well as art galleries.
Golden View Luxury Self-Catering offers a venue that can be perfect for individuals looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. There are studio apartments sleeping two people or even cottages that can take up to four people.
Guests can also enjoy easy access to fun and exciting activities such as fly fishing, horse-riding and mountain biking.
Thrill-seekers will also enjoy the wide range of adventure sports nearby.
Whiskey tasting is also on offer for those with adventurous palates; looking for more to enjoy aside from adventure activities.
The Willow Rest House provides three bedrooms and a luxury venue for six to eight people. Guests can witness breath-taking views from the large veranda.
The Rustic Red Studio is an apartment with an eclectic interior that sleeps two people.
The Contain The View Cottage has two rooms and comfortably takes up to four people.
Check in time is 2pm and Check out time is 10am.
Bookings can be made online, through an easy process. The host is ready and willing to provide a unique experience for guests. At the most affordable rates, venues such as this continue to give visitors a memorable experience.
In the town of Clarens in the Free State, visitors have access to a number of options for entertaining themselves. The historic town, which is over 100 years old has a range of activities such as a dinosaur tour, quad biking, hiking trails, mountain biking trails, archery, fly-fishing, abseiling, horse riding and more.
For those looking for a cultural experience the numerous art galleries in the town offer guests an enjoyable experience. There is also the Basotho Cultural Tour that gives visitors an inside look into the lives of Basotho.
Accommodation in the area varies and offers guests options. Whether guests are looking for hotels, self-catering accommodation, studio apartments or cottages, Clarens has accommodation venues available.
One accommodation venue that offers a high-quality experience at an affordable rate is Mystic Mountain.
Within walking distance from town’s shops and restaurants, Mystic Mountain is a self-catering guest lodge with three bedrooms. Two bedrooms have double bed and one bedroom has 2 single beds.
Six guests can be accommodated, while having access to two bathrooms
The lounge has a large TV where guests can relax in groups.
The big kitchen is fully-equipped for guests to enjoy preparing meals from the comfort of the lodge. There they will have all the crockery and cutlery they need. They also have access to appliances such as a kettle, microwave and electric stove.
The lock-up garage and ample parking on-site ensures that guests have peace of mind, knowing that their cars are secure throughout their stay.
Activities in and around Clarens:
Hot Air Balloon
Golden Gate National Park
Bookings can be made online, with the rates:
R450 per night for one adult
R750 per night for two adults