South Africa Holiday: Self-catering chalets in Clarens
Take a well-earned break in our highly affordable yet comfortable self-catering chalets in the unique mountain village of Clarens in the eastern Free State.
Chalet Thabela &
Situated within the secure and private Larola Chalet complex, Chalet Thabela and Chalet Phomosa are just 2km from a wide range of galleries, restaurants and curio shops in the village centre.
Each chalet offers fully equipped self-catering accommodation for one or two people.
Double bed in Chalet Thabela, two single beds in Chalet Phomosa (these can be made into a Queensize bed on request).
Towels, bed linen, duvet and blankets.
Kitchenette with fridge, stove, microwave oven, kettle, toaster, and a range of cooking utensils.
Flatscreen TV with satelite dish and decoder for basic channels (bring your own smartcard and decoder if you prefer).
Dining area with dining table and chairs. Crockery and cutlery for two.
Ensuite bathroom with bath, shower over, WC and basin.
Patio doors onto small enclosed patio (pavers and grass) with braai stand and garden furniture.
Hairdryer, iron and ironing board.
For summer use there is a fan. For winter use there are two room heaters, an electric blanket and two hot water bottles.
Dedicate undercover parking in front of the chalet.
Security guards at the two entrances to the complex during the hours of darkness.
Wheelchair access is possible and we are working to improve this with ramps.
The chalet price includes all electricity and hot water.
From R200 per person sharing
Known for its spectacular sandstone mountains and wonderful climate, Clarens is one of the most picturesque spots in South Africa, justly deserving the title “Jewel of the Free State.”
With two exceptional golf courses, some of the best trout fishing waters in South Africa, and the Golden Gate Highlands National Park on its doorstep, Clarens has something to offer everyone seeking spectacular views, good food, fine art, and a wide range of outdoor leisure and sports activities.
A 2.5-hour drive from Bloemfontein, 3-hours from Johannesburg and 3.5-hours from Durban.
Just 30 minutes from Bethlehem, take the N5 towards Durban, travel for approximately 5km and take the right-hand Clarens/Golden Gate turn, travel 28km to Clarens.
Thabela means Enjoy and Phomosa means Rest in Sesotho.