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Castle in Clarens

5.0 of 5 Clarens, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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We stayed at the Castle during November 2014 with friends for a weekend. This was a wonderful retreat from the hectic Johannesburg rat race. Secluded and quaint with great views and open space! Fittings were bespoke and supported a feeling of escapism so appropriately. Service was excellent as was the breakfast brought to our castle on the hill!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent ,enjoyed the fresh air ,very clean area the place is exquisite every detail is unique I loved every moment being there the rooms was superb room service can be improved,place has to aired out more often very dusty

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A getaway to the castle offers the ultimate in fantasy and romance. Located in a picturesque setting you cannot help but destress and fall in love with your partner again. The decor is all part of the theme and is luxurious. Attention to a few small details will take this venue to another level. We opted for meals at the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Castle is every bit as magical as what you expect it to be - and then some more. The setting is perfect and attention was paid to the finest detail in decorations and creature comforts. It is located mere minutes from Clarens but far enough out to town to create a wonderful sense of solitude. It is definitely suitable... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I dont actually want to write this review because I would love to keep this place as one of our best kept secrets.... We stayed at the Castle in Clarens in December for two nights and we were absolutely amazed! It is beautiful! Its views are outstanding! It is well equipped! It is romantic! They have seriously thought of everything!!... More 

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Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We had a very memorable stay at The Castle. The fact that we had bats, mynas, thunder, lightning, rain all added to a potent atmosphere. The following day The Castle had a rainbow over it which made for a nice photo. Interior decor still remains awsome.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Its only 5km outside of Clarens so it is very convenient location wise however when you are in Clarens itself you will find yourself being eager to get back to the castle! The view is breathtaking!!! There is a lot of attention to detail decor wise. Will definitely be returning!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Fantastic accommodation, even the profile pictures on the web-site do not do it justice - you have to stay to fully appreciate the elegance and beautiful surroundings. Hosting family from the UK, they were also extremely delighted to have enjoyed the experience. Now, I would like to build my own castle to live in :-)

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

A completely unique experience. A lot of effort was put into the little details which add to the atmosphere from the moment you arrive. The peace and quiet of the surroundings really does make you feel like you are living in your own private castle. Stunning views from the top bedroom and patio, which is ideal for relaxing with a... More 

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Durbanville, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This place met & exceeded our expectations. We only stayed 1 night - wanting to treat our 6 year old to a "living fairytale" - and it was incredible. The level detail & thought & design that went into this place is impressive. The meals delivered to us were delicious & well-presented. This place has a 5-star rating from the... More 

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Address: Clarens, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Free State > Clarens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Castle in Clarens 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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