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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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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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It is always a pleasure to stay in Clarens with Gerrit and Francois They go out of their way to insure your comfort and wellbeing is taken care of in a 5 STAR FASHION. Can’t wait to join them in the NEW RESTAURANT they opening on the premises.
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Good place to stay in Clarens and only a short walk from shops and restaurants. We had a great welcolm and were able to enjoy an upgrade to Unit No. 10. All in a very pleasant place to stay and is well recommended.
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Had a good time especially after a long 2 day business conference it was nice to come back and just relax there. And I got to do some activities like quad bikes. Just to top up my relaxation. I would recommend it to anyone
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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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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"
$51 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaFree StateClarens
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