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Clarens Retreat

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Situated in the idyllic town of Clarens, approximately 3 1/2 hours' drive from Johannesburg, Durban and Bloemfontein, Clarens Retreat offers stylish and comfortable self-catering accommodation whilst being nestled in-between the beautiful Rooiberge. Clarens Retreat changed ownership in May 2015. A number of refurbishment projects, including new beds, décor and replacement of all soft furnishings have been completed. The Retreat consists of four self-catering units. Retreat 1 and Retreat 2 are best suited for couples whilst Retreat 3 offers a spacious three bedroom unit which accommodates up to six guests. Retreat 4 is a large open-plan Couples Unit with a full kitchen, lounge and dining area. Being 240m away from the town square, the activity hub of Clarens, everything is within comfortable walking distance.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Excellent location within walking distance to restaurants and shops. The accommodation was great, a clean room with all self catering facilities, everything very well organised and Gerrit was very helpful with information and always there ready to meet the requirements of his
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First time in Clarens - Was well received by the owners and the accommodation was fantastic. We loved walking around shopping eating and especially the hikes plenty to choose from. Two restaurants that i must recommend first one being Clementines and the second Gosto Restaurant
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Thank you so much for providing the best accommodation and information. The room, the view and the location were all perfect. We didn't really self cater too many opportunities to eat in Clarens. However, the facilities for self catering were excellent. We will definitely be
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What a beautiful clean room. Everything so new and spotless. Beautiful little kitchen with rusks and milk. A lot of attention to detail. Plug points for cell etc. Wonderful accommodation. I would definitely go again. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
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Immaculate self catering unit, fresh and inviting. Very comfortable with beautiful view. Host very friendly and welcoming. Excellent location, within walking distance from town centre. Thank you for a lovely stay.
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Family Retreat
Charming and cosy. Save parking in the shade, DSTV, Wifi and room service available.
Avondzon op de bergen
Do you accept dogs?
Hi Penny. Regrettably no pets are allowed. Regards Gerrit
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"If you are looking at a family stay or friends, this is an excellent choice"
"This is a converted home for accommodation & very well done."
"We stayed in Retreat 2"
US$49 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaFree StateClarens
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