Clarens Accommodation

Fittingly referred to  as "the jewel of the Free State", Clarens  is comfortably situated between the high sandstone Rooiberg and the foothills of the Maluti Mountains, in  close proximity to the Golden Gate National Park and the mountain kingdom of Lesotho. The scenery in Clarens is a well-known attraction for artists and photographers throughout the year,  especially in autumn when the leaves turn a golden crisp colour.

Many local artists have opened their studios for the public to visit. The art galleries, charming church and historical museum are all worth visiting. The tiny “Cinderella Castle” in Naupoort Street , built using 50 000 beer bottles, is also a sight to behold.

There are many bushman (San) paintings to be found on the farms near the Highland Routes, along the foothills of the Maluti Mountains. The tranquil village environment, the magnificent views and the mild climate make Clarens a pleasant and stress free weekend getaway.

Popular with locals, Clarens is only a 3 hour drive from Johannesburg or Durban. Around the village square, Clarens boasts exceptional restaurants. Other fun-filled activities include fly fishing, hiking and for the more adventurous, abseiling and water rafting.

Clarens offers scenic splendour, historical wealth and all-round holiday bliss, making it a noteworthy addition to your list of desired travel destinations.

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From R325 pps


The elegant, comfortable Suites at Woodlands Retreat are set in the peaceful Woodland Cottage, surrounded by the protective arms of the inspiring Rooiberg sandstone mountains of Clarens, The Jewel o... More Info

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From R350 pps


Clarens Cottage is self-catering accommodation situated within 10 minutes walking distance of the Village centre. This modern 2 bedroom cottage can accommodate 4 guests. One bedroom has a queen bed, e... More Info

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From R180 pps


See-View House and Cottage is located close to the city centre, within easy walk to galleries, shops and restaurants. From the big garden, guests can enjoy lovely mountain views and there is also a ba... More Info

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From R400 pps


Wake up each morning (maybe while drinking your early cup of coffee) and marvel at the sunrise over the mountains. Or watch the evening fade while enjoying a glass of wine. While sitting on your patio... More Info

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From R500* unit


Alberry Cottages is a beautiful double storey sandstone self-catering cottage situated in Clarens. Being only a few minutes walk to the village square makes this a perfectly situated get away, with a ... More Info

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From R550* unit


Knock out View is a cosy guesthouse situated in town, a short walking distance from the art galleries, restaurants and shops. The name, Knock out View, comes from the stunning view from the deck... More Info

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From R800 pps


Only three hours from Johannesburg and Bloemfontein and four hours from Durban, Mont d 'Or Hotel and Conference Centre invites you to exhale deeply, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Maluti Moun... More Info

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From R250 pps


Our home is a quiet tribute to old fashioned country cottage solitude & peace. Nestling amongst trees at the foot of a magnificent sandstone mountain with a variety of garden birds which make living i... More Info

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From R850* unit


Mt Rouge Guest House is situated at the foothills of the Red Mountains, on the edge of a walking trail. Guests have an unspoiled view from their rooms of the surrounding mountains. Interesting rock fo... More Info

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From R780 pps


Protea Hotel Clarens – a masterpiece in itself – exudes sheer style, luxury and design that blend in with the natural splendour that has inspired artists, eco lovers and tourists who simply enjoy the ... More Info

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Clarens Reviews

Clarens Accommodation has been rated 4.5/5 based on 287 reviews.

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Good place to visit with firendly people
- Pn Mmushi

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Excellent
- Cecile Kearney

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Stunning. Coming back soon I hope.
- Helen Clark

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Great, clean friendly people and above ALL "Dog Friendly"!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Had great meals. Luv Clarens.................

- Silvia Leo

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Clarens is a little gem in the Free State. Definitely worth a visit and many more return one's too.
- Calvin Deutschmann