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Sir Henry's Guest Houses

437 Short Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
Sir Henry's Guest Houses
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Sir Henry's guest house is a gem hidden in the Free State. We had a great time relaxing and soaking in the beautiful surroundings. Rooms are big, classy and cozy. The breakfasts are superb - a must for anyone who likes a good meal to start the day off with. We'll definately return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Warm and friendly staff. Super breakfast, homely and spacious rooms and make sure to take a walk in the garden. I stay in Clarens regularly and Sir Henry's has been best by far. Can't wait to come back with my family for a weekend. Likes....vintage books, shower - head, fireplace. .. see you again!

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We spend only one night in Clarens. The guesthouse is very neat and the gardens are beautiful. We had a delicious breakfast and the hosts are very friendly and helpful. The room we had was very spacious with everthing you need.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

When staying in Clarens, Sir Henry's Guest House is my favourite guest house in the area. The rooms are always clean, breakfast is plentiful and the views amazing. On my last trip the owner even took time out from his busy schedule to help me with my faulty car. This speaks volumes for his desire to help his guests and... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My wife and I have visited Clarens in the winter for the past four years. We were unable to get a booking at the B&B we usually stay at so we booked at Sir Henry's because four years ago it had ranked as one of the best on tripadvisors list of places to stay in Clarens. It has in recent... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

For the price - this is one of Claren's more expensive accommodation offerings - I had expected not just a little more, but a lot more. We came down from Joburg and had decided to pay a premium to be able to enjoy an experience where we had to do little thinking for ourselves, and leave the house packed with... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

What an amazing weekend. Our host was so friendly and helpful. The rooms are spacious with spectacular views. Food was Master Chef quality so be prepared to add a few kilos... Home from home. Highly recommended. Thanks so much for a weekend we'll never forget! Ruth and Carl Woodland

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Room is well kept and the underfloor heating, fireplace and electric blankets ensured a warm stay. Loved the welcome Sherry and the complimentary wood. The breakfast is phenomenal, simply put 5 star! We enjoyed our time at Sir Henry's and would definitely return.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Great food even better company , booked out all seven rooms used meeting facility .Rooms where great and the staff and owner Ralph went out of his way to accommodate the team , beats a big impersonal hotel anyway. Next time will do a garden function on the beautiful grounds

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

First I have to say, that the breakfast is really good. The food is fresh cooked and delicious. Nevertheless I would'nt stay a second time in this guesthouse because the interior is really old and grubby. There are a lot of things to replace. For example our bedsheets had holes and the bathrobes were yellowed..

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SirHenrys, Owner at Sir Henry's Guest Houses, responded to this review

Unfortunately the guest did not bring the matter to our attention while staying with us and we could not solve the problem while he was here. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and have immediately taken steps to remedy the situation. More 

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