History, culture and art define the magic that surrounds Clarens.

If you have never visited Clarens in the Free State it’s time to add it to your bucket list! Throw in the most comfortable and affordable accommodation at Clarens Eddies and you will be ready for a holiday in a million.

With a warm and friendly staff committed to ensuring that guests are absolutely comfortable, the stylishly furnished accommodation is an inducement to take a deep breath, put your feet up and relax.  With a beautiful mountain view, each unit has a separate entrance as well as garden furniture around a braai, ensuring that every comfort has been taken care of.  Each self-catering unit at Clarens Eddies has everything in it that you could possibly need, right down to your daily supply of clean towels.

The team at Clarens Eddies have also made sure that you do not have to suffer any entertainment or internet withdrawal symptoms by adding a TV sporting a variety of DSTV channels as well as free WiFi for those who want to maintain contact with friends and family (perhaps to brag about how amazing the holiday is!)

It’s almost a certainty that you will not be spending too much time in your home away from home at Clarens Eddies, not with a world of fun activities available in and around Clarens! Many artists have made their home in Clarens because of the beauty of the area from which they draw their inspiration, and the vibrant cultural mix in village of Clarens is testimony to the creative minds that live there.

Clarens was first established in 1912 and has a rich cultural history that echoes through the village and its many restaurants, its local brewery and eclectic mix of shops, with something to pique the interest of visitors around every corner.

If you would like to go somewhere completely out of the ordinary then Clarens will fit the bill perfectly!

Comfort and affordability makes Clarens Eddies the perfect accommodation on the doorstep of Clarens.

Before you plan the destination for your next holiday make sure you take a look at all that the picturesque village of Clarens has to offer, if anything your choice will be made a lot easier when you add up all the fantastic things to do in and around this interesting haven for artists.

Once you have decided to enjoy all that Clarens has to offer as a prime holiday destination, make sure you book your accommodation at Clarens Eddies for the warmest hospitality and best accommodation in Clarens.

Whether outdoors adventures like river rafting, skydiving and hot air ballooning get your adrenaline pumping or you prefer a quiet round of golf in this haven for bird watchers, no one will be lost for things to do in Clarens.

Using your accommodation at Clarens Eddies as a starting point you will be able to wonder through this historical town that plays host to a wide variety of restaurants and pubs as well as craft markets, art galleries and curio shops, this Jewel of Africa has something to offer everyone who comes to visit.

Clarens Eddies was established in 2006 and since then has gone on to win the 2014 and 2015 Trip Advisor and Booking.com awards for service excellence, which has certainly been well deserved for the unbeatable hospitality that is offered at affordable prices.  Able to accommodate 2 – 7 guests in separate and private units, with a total capacity of 17 guests, Clarens Eddies is the perfect spot to hang your hat as you put your feet up and relax!

The team at Clarens Eddies is passionate about the comfort of their guests and this is evident in the caring attitude that is extended to all guests, proving that Clarens Eddies is the perfect home away from home when it is time to leave the fast pace of daily life behind.

For the most comfortable and affordable accommodation in Clarens please don’t hesitate to contact the team at Clarens Eddies.

An unforgettable holiday experience in Clarens awaits you in the comfort of Clarens Eddies.

An eclectic mixture of art, history and a quaint village surrounded by beautiful scenery is right on the doorstep of Clarens Eddies, combining every element of Clarens into comfortable and stylish accommodation.  From the moment you step over the threshold of Clarens Eddies the friendly welcome you receive will assure you that you have come to the right place to enjoy a magical holiday.

With a mild climate all year round, Clarens has an exceptional range of outdoor activities to keep the most active visitor very busy and if you have not done your research beforehand, the Clarens Eddies team will welcome you with a list of activities as long as your arm to clinch it.  Clarens Eddies is a place where the whole family is welcome, with comfortable self-contained units that offer a warm welcome at the end of a day spent exploring in and around Clarens.

Each unit at Clarens Eddies has a private entrance, a garden table and chairs in addition to the all-important braai!  Although you will be surrounded by beautiful views and more things to do than you may get to in one holiday, Clarens Eddies has made sure that there is also a world of entertainment available in the form of DSTV channels you can enjoy in the privacy of your own space.

Breakfast and other meals can all be arranged at any of the many local restaurants in the village, which are just a short walk from Clarens Eddies.  Between the Clarens brewery, the markets and shops in addition to the art galleries that dot Clarens, it will be hard to decide which to do first!

Whether you are planning a romantic getaway or a family holiday, the team at Clarens Eddies will show you exactly how to make the most of this vibrant corner just outside the kingdom of Lesotho in the Free State.

One visit to Clarens Eddies is never enough to explore a vast range of experiences available in the breathtaking surroundings of Clarens.

Clarens Eddies is not just your average B&B and self catering accommodation in Clarens, as winners of Certificates of Excellence Awards from leading national and international websites TripAdvisor and Booking.Com, you can be absolutely sure that you will be warmly welcomed by our team who will offer you a caring attitude in pristine accommodation that is rare.

Owner Dawn Trevelyan started with the building of Clarens Eddies in 1999, determined to provide the very best in style, comfort and privacy, with a commitment to maintaining the highest standard possible throughout the years since the doors opened, and our team is very proud to welcome guests throughout the year to beautifully appointed private accommodation in well kept surroundings.

Although we do not provide meals, the choice of restaurants available in the village of Clarens will satisfy the tastes of every guest, from families to couples who have chosen our beautiful surroundings for a romantic getaway.

Because of the mild climate that we are blessed with in Clarens, ours is a year-round holiday destination that showcases the magic and moods of each passing season in peaceful surroundings far from the hurly burly of the city, but close enough to the vibrant village of Clarens which is an eclectic mix of craft markets and inspiring art created by local artists who have captured the essence and soul of this beautiful region, each in their own unique way.

The moment you enter the doors to a warm welcome at Clarens Eddies you will feel as if you have come home, and the list of activities that are just on the doorstep of our comfortable and beautifully decorated accommodation might just require the tossing of coins to decide which to do first.

We are proud of our affordable rates and regular specials on offer, making it easy for you to choose from our accommodation that is suitable for families or couples,with a selection of units ranging to suit from 2 to 7 guests each. Please contact our friendly team to ensure that you choose the finest accommodation available in Clarens, our Clarens Eddies family will welcome you with pleasure and look forward to your return visits in the future.

The team at Clarens Eddies Self Catering invites you to enjoy the beautifully mild temperatures of summer in Clarens at affordable rates.

Summer has arrived in Clarens and has brought lovely mild daytime temperatures and refreshingly cooler evenings that offer the magical entertainment that nature itself provides in the form of occasional thunder storms born out of stunning sunsets.  Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation provides you with the most affordable comfort in a natural environment that is the personification of peace, with the village of Clarens just a short walk away.

The team at Clarens Eddies has been providing a family friendly holiday getaway since 2006 as well as the perfect setting for romantic getaways that are unforgettable in a friendly, caring environment aimed at ensuring that Clarens Eddies will become your favourite home away from home.

Owner Dawn Trevelyan offers guided mountain walks when she is in residence, which is a rare treat for keen hikers, and our caring team of hosts will provide you with advice on what to do in Clarens, as well as assist you with your holiday plans in the area.

Services provided free at Clarens Eddies includes 24 hour service available on the premises, uncapped WiFi with 2 WiFi boosters to make sure that you can still remain connected to the outside world, unless of course you have chosen to leave all devices at home for a break from demanding technology!  Tea, coffee, sugar and powder milk are all provided in our self-catering units, as well as sunlight liquid, dishcloths, toilet paper and fragrance, and of course, being in natural surroundings, a can of doom for any pesky insects that may be determined to disturb your peace!

Clarens Eddies is very proud to be the winner of Certificates of Excellence Awards from leading national and international websites TripAdvisor and Booking.Com, and our team invite you to call us to enjoy the greatest hospitality possible at affordable rates for a holiday you will not forget easily. Please visit our website to view our various units as well as to take advantage of our specials and the amazing outdoor activities that make Clarens the perfect holiday destination.

Clarens Eddies invites you to Clarens to enjoy our affordable accommodation on the doorstep to a world of adventure.

Fun, laughter, good food, warm hospitality, a variety of activities, comfort and affordable accommodation is all wrapped up in one place at Clarens Eddies,  just a few minutes’ walk from the centre of picturesque and historic  Clarens situated in the heart of the Eastern Free State, world renowned as the Jewel of Africa, and quite rightly so.

Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation offers nothing less than the warmest hospitality driven by a team who are passionate about our guests, ensuring that when you join us for your holiday you will be entering an environment that is based on a friendly and caring culture endemic to our beautiful surroundings.

If you need a real break away from the humdrum of the daily demands of a fast paced life, then Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation is the perfect choice, allowing you the chance to completely immerse yourself in spectacular sunsets and sunrises, bird song and nature that is sheer diversity at its best.

From nature to art and a host of outdoor activities that will keep the whole family busy, to stunning hiking trails and bird watching, there is no shortage of fun to be had, and everything you would like to do is virtually on the doorstep of Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation.

We take care of our premises inside and out, ensuring that with regular upkeep everything is always kept in readiness for the thousands of visitors that arrive on our doorstep from every country in the world, and our standards of hygiene is exceptional, so that the most discerning guest will feel completely at home in style.

Whether you choose to go kayaking, horse riding, golfing or take an adventurous hot air balloon flight, after a day outdoors or roaming through the picturesque and vibrantly alive village of Clarens, coming home to Clarens Eddies will be the cherry on the top of a perfect day.  Please call our team to plan your break away or to find out more about our midweek specials and other great deals, we would love to be your hosts in Clarens.

Be sure to add Clarens to your holiday destination bucket list for the adventure of a lifetime.

Clarens is a haven for bird watchers, hiking enthusiasts,  hot air balloon adventurers, river rafting and horse riding lovers as well as being a haven for artists who draw their inspiration from the sheer beauty of our region that is situated in the highlands of the Eastern Free State, and Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation in Clarens is the perfect choice of accommodation right on the doorstep of all these adventures.

With the Golden Gate National Park a comfortable 20 minutes away from Clarens Eddies, it is easy to make a day of exploring the breathtaking beauty of the world famous sandstone cliffs that are a masterpiece of nature when the sun creates stunning shades of gold and ochre as it shifts across the sky.

Bring your fishing rod along if you love trout fishing, we know that you will not come away disappointed, and if you are a keen bird watcher, be certain to pack in those binoculars so that you can enjoy the incredible variety of bird life in the areas surrounding Clarens.  Just a short walk from Clarens Eddies you will find a variety of restaurants that may have you gaining a few kilograms during your stay, but the standard of fare offered is well worth it, and make sure that you have padded your wallet enough to take advantage of an eclectic array of craft markets, garment galleries, curio shops and art galleries!

From open grassland and Cypress plantations to a choice of hiking trails that range from easy to more challenging, you will find the peaceful surroundings and pure fresh air invigorating, giving you a new lease on life, and the best part of it all is that at the end of a wonderful day you will come back to the sheer comfort of relaxation in the welcoming atmosphere of Clarens Eddies.

Please visit our testimonials page to see what our happy guests have to say about our awards winning Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation; we are confident that they will be enough to convince you to add us to your holiday destination bucket list!

Visit The Jewel of Africa and leave with a completely new perspective of Clarens in the Free State.

Our team at Clarens Eddies do not believe that many of our guests ever leave Clarens feeling anything other than the desire to return again, having been touched by the beauty that surrounds this area and its unique landscape.

Wake up in the morning to the sound of birds that cover many species, take a stroll into the picturesque village of Clarens for breakfast, and then decide which of a hundred things you would like to do for the day.

The village itself is an eclectic mix of art, culture, history and interesting craft markets that could take a whole day of exploring in between eating great meals at the many restaurants and pubs that add to this mix, to create a magical bond with the energy of creativity that underscores the whole village.

Our affordable rates make it the perfect destination, whether it is for a romantic getaway, or a special holiday that brings the whole family together.  Our stylish and comfortable accommodation consists of 5 units that are tastefully decorated and fully equipped with everything you would need to make this your home away from home.

With our friendly staff and the caring attitude that is endemic to the warmth of our culture, we will make sure that you are never at a loss for anything to do in Clarens as we will provide you with all the information you may need about the variety of activities that Clarens is proud to offer.

Our team at Clarens Eddies invite you to visit our website to view the various units available, as well as to view our special offers that we update throughout the year.  Contact our team to make your booking and experience our award winning service excellence when we welcome you into our ‘family’!

Visit Clarens in the Free State for a culturally rich and eclectic mix of art and adventure.

Clarens may well be a picturesque village snuggled into the mountains of the Eastern Free State, but with so much to do in around Clarens it has earned the title of the Jewel of Africa by not only being an area that is exceptionally beautiful, but also representing a culturally rich eclectic mix of history and adventure for holiday makers throughout the world.

Since 2006, Clarens Eddies has been providing affordable accommodation to guests locally and internationally with an award winning level of service excellence that has won us the 2014 and 2015 Trip Advisor and Booking.com awards consecutively. Our friendly team is imbued with a culture of caring and a passion for the comfort of our guests that offers you unbeatable hospitality.

We will make you feel right at home in our stylish and comfortable accommodation in Clarens that is home away from home for up to 17 guests spread throughout our various units that accommodate between 2-7 guests, depending on the unit of your choice.  Each unit is self contained with a private entrance, offering you everything you need for a holiday in comfort.

We are committed to providing you with well maintained buildings, gardens and surrounding areas, as well as offering the highest standard in hygiene possible. With the picturesque village just a short walk from Clarens Eddies there is a world of adventure and fun virtually on your doorstep, and with something for everyone in the family to do, there will be no complaints from anyone about being ‘bored’!  Our team will supply you with all the information you need to choose which of the many activities the area offers you would like to explore, making it easy for you to get the most out of your holiday with us.

Contact our friendly team for further information or to make your booking, or, visit our website to view our special offers as well as to view all the units we have on offer at Clarens Eddies. We look forward to making your stay a truly memorable one.

Our Special offers make staying in touch with Clarens Eddies well worthwhile!

Join the thousands of guests who have made Clarens their holiday destination of choice in South Africa.  Situated along the highlands of the Eastern side of the Free State, Clarens is a hive of activity for those who love the outdoors as well as a haven for strolling through a picturesque village that was established in 1912.

Clarens Eddies offers the perfect accommodation in which to relax with 5 units that are beautifully furnished and fully equipped, each with their own private entrances that really create the feeling of being at home.

We have a passion for our guests and making sure that with our culture of caring you will experience unbeatable hospitality in stylish comfort.  Our various units are able to house from 2-7 guests and we are able to accommodate a total of 17 guests, making Clarens Eddies the perfect peaceful hideaway.

With something for every member of the family to do in and around Clarens, and virtually every activity you can imagine with a little something for everyone and the village itself just a short walk away from Clarens Eddies, you will be spoilt for choice.

Our rates are very reasonable and because our friendly team are so passionate about Clarens, its history, art and culture, we would like everyone to have an opportunity to enjoy the many adventures and experiences that go towards creating this Jewel of Africa.  Affordability and comfort are not mutually exclusive as far as we are concerned.

Our rates include off-road parking, braai facilities, towels, duvet and warm blanket as well as a television with DSTV. For lovely outdoor meals, gatherings or braai’s, each unit has its own garden table and chairs.  Please visit our website to view the various units and all the specific goodies that are included with each unit.

Keep an eye on our website to view our various special offers for accommodation bargains throughout the year and start planning your Clarens Eddies holiday now!

Our hospitable team at Clarens Eddies will make your stay in Clarens a truly memorable one!

We look forward to welcoming you at Clarens Eddies with a friendliness and outstanding level of service commitment second to none.  Just a short walk away from the picturesque village of Clarens, our comfortable and stylish accommodation offers you an affordable way to enter the gateway to an adventure filled holiday.

Whether you prefer the golf course or bird watching, white water rafting, skiing or horse riding, game drives and 4×4 adventures, you and your family will not be at a loss for things to do using the comfort and convenience of Clarens Eddies as your base.

Clarens is well known as an artist’s haven and once you have experienced the beauty of the area for yourself you will understand fully where their depth of inspiration is born. The beauty of the mountainous area that surrounds Clarens acts as a backdrop to a vibrant and very alive cultural mix in Clarens itself.

Just spending time strolling through art galleries, historical museums or the eclectic mix of craft markets that fill the area, is a break from the frenetic pace of day-to-day life in the city.  Add to this the beautiful restaurants that each offer their own delicacies and pubs that are warm, inviting and fun, you may well end up with a few late nights here and there!

The warm, caring and friendly staff at Clarens Eddies will ensure that you have everything you need to make your stay enjoyable and comfortable in our stylishly furnished accommodation in Clarens with each room displaying the artistic works of local artists as well.  You may well decide to simply relax around the tables and chairs outside your private unit while you take in the beautiful scenery that surrounds you.

Each unit has its own view, and when you take a look at our website you will be able to see for yourself what each room consists of and how many guests it is able to house.  Clarens Eddies is able to accommodate up to 17 guests at truly affordable rates.  We also continually update our specials on the website and it is worth an eye out for these specials to make your holiday even more affordable, or to use the specials to extend your stay with us, we really don’t mind having you around!

Please contact our friendly team to book your next holiday to experience hospitality at its very best!

Hot air ballooning, mountain walks and 4×4 trails are calling you to Clarens!

If hot air ballooning, beautiful mountain walks and 4×4 trails are what you are looking for then you will find it all and more in and around Clarens, known as The Jewel of Africa, and with good reason! Clarens is nestled along the highlands of the Eastern side of the Free State and offers more to do on every level than you will have time for, unless you decide to extend your holiday of course.

We offer you stylish comfort at affordable prices when you choose to stay with us at award winning Clarens Eddies B&B or fabulous self-catering units, and in-between your adventures we will take good care of you and your family, especially as Clarens is the ideal holiday destination for the whole family, from toddlers to grandparents.

For the most exhilarating, breathtaking and scenic view of this area that is so beautiful it will stir any soul! Take a trip in a hot air balloon and tick it off your bucket list! You will then have flown the way that man did when they first started trying to fly; just imagine the photographs you can take back home after taking up that challenge.

There is an abundance of well marked and easily accessible mountain walks surrounding the area, which range from easy to more energetic, but no matter what your level of fitness is, you will find the perfect walk to help clear away the cobwebs and breathe in the fresh air.

Through the Clarens Village Mountain Nature Reserve you will find the Maluti View and Scilla Walk, which are considered the easier walks, and the moderate Kloof Mountain Trail that will lead you to stunning views.  For those who are a lot more energetic, get those hiking boots on and head up to breathtaking vistas by taking the Sky Contour Path and Caracal Contour which lead to a higher elevation.  The ultimate is the Sentinel 35m chain ladder walk in Mont aux Sources in the Drakensberg, a unforgettable challenge!!

If you are a 4×4 enthusiast you will get much pleasure out of the Rebellie 4×4 Trails which offer two different routes with trails that have a difficulty grading of 3 to 5, which will take you between 4-6 hours to complete. This terrain is varied with rocks, mud, river crossings, sand and sandstone, everything a  4×4 enthusiast could hope for!

After a day of adventure out in the wild surrounding Clarens you will feel right at home at Clarens Eddies B&B and Self-catering units, where our caring staff will ease you into stylish comfort.  Contact us now to book your next adventure outdoor holiday in Clarens!

Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering Units will introduce you to the best that Clarens has to offer.

With something to offer everyone in the family, Clarens really should be on your list of holiday destinations to visit, with its rich historical Boer War Sites and local history, Bushmen paintings on surrounding sandstone cliffs and so much more, it makes perfect sense that this area is known as The Jewel of Africa.

Our friendly and caring staff will guide you with tips on exploration in the surrounding areas, as well as providing you with a ‘what to do’ guide for Clarens and all the activities available in Clarens when you join us for your stay at Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering accommodation, where you will be warmly welcomed.

One and a half hours away from Clarens you can take the family on a skiing adventure at the Afriski Mountain Resort in Lesotho, or treat them to a pony trek in Lesotho, these adventures on their own would make for wonderful memories to go back home with.

Our stylish, comfortable and affordable accommodation at Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering units is perfectly placed to allow you the time to explore so much of the area that is close by and still return to comfort and a warm reception from our team at the end of your exploration.

For the more adventurous holiday maker river rafting, horse riding or mountain biking through the beautiful scenery should satisfy any need to work off stress!  On a completely different track, there are also game drives that will take you to Lions Rock, where you will be able to see the amazing work that has gone into rescuing big cats from terrible conditions and giving them the opportunity to live in freedom in their natural surroundings where they belong.

If you would like to immerse yourself in the beauty, art and history that is a fundamental part of Clarens, then please contact our team to make your next booking, or take advantage of our week night specials on our website and plan to extend your stay in award winning style at affordable prices.

Choose your base for exploring Clarens by staying at Clarens Eddies B&B and Self-catering accommodation.

History, art, beautiful scenery, a quaint village and a wide variety of outdoor activities is all thrown into the mix to create an amazing holiday destination in Clarens.

When you choose to stay with us at Clarens Eddies Self Catering Accommodation and B&B you will have all of this and so much more on the doorstep. Our friendly and welcoming team will offer you stylish and comfortable accommodation that will make you feel right at home while you explore what Clarens has to offer.

As winner of Certificates of Excellence Awards from leading international and national travel websites TripAdvisor and Booking.Com, you can be sure that we will offer service excellence way beyond your expectations.

We pride ourselves on offering a high standard of hygiene throughout our premises as well as maintaining our accommodation, garden and premises at the same high level.

Clarens has long been known as a haven for artists and for the eclectic mix of craft markets to wander through, one can easily see from the beauty of the surroundings that this is the perfect gathering place for creative’s.

The variety of restaurants and pubs will keep you equally occupied if you enjoy socialising and eating out, in fact there is just so much to do on so many different levels in Clarens that you will more than likely run out of time to explore before you know it.

With the beautifully mild climate that Clarens boasts, this is the perfect getaway that will keep you coming back for more.  With hot air ballooning, skiing, river rafting, trout fishing and beautiful mountain walks, to name just a few of the many outdoor activities in Clarens, you may well find it a challenge to decide what to do first.

Our friendly and caring team at Clarens Eddies B&B or self catering accommodation will make sure that your stay is comfortable and unforgettable.

Award Winning accommodation at beautiful Clarens in the Free State.

Clarens Eddies B&B and self catering accommodation has been providing affordable accommodation for guests since 2006 and with the level of service excellence our team offers it should come as no surprise that we have been the winners of the 2014,2015 and 2016 Trip Advisor and Booking.com awards, which is high praise indeed.

Imbued with a culture of caring and a passion for our guests, we offer unbeatable hospitality with accommodation for between 2 – 7 guests in the various units, and we are able to accommodate up to 17 guests in total, making this a real home from home.

There is something for every member of the family to do around Clarens, and virtually every activity that is available is run from the picturesque village which is just a short walk away from Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering Units.

Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering Units are designed to take you as far away from the hurly burly of daily life as possible and transport you to the perfect place to catch your breath in beautiful, unique surroundings.

Exquisite sunsets and sunrises and the odd thunderstorm offer you a breathtaking glimpse into the constant changes that are created by the climate in the Free State.

Just exploring the village of Clarens itself will transport you into the artistic and creative atmosphere that prevails, with its art galleries, restaurants and craft markets that will have you adding extra weight to your luggage for your return home.  You will find every excuse to buy presents for everyone back home!

After a day out in Clarens village or taking on an outdoor adventure, we will welcome you back to Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering accommodation to offer you the ultimate in relaxation surrounded by beautiful mountain views, so that with the service excellence our team offers, you will have enough energy to try the next adventure on your itinerary.

We welcome visitors from all over the world to Clarens Eddies Guest House in the Free State.

Clarens started out as a small village in 1912, named after a beautiful village in Switzerland where President Paul Kruger went into voluntary exile when the 1900 Boer war turned against the boers, and after the British victory he refused to return home.

Clarens is a mountainous village, rich in historical Boer War sites, as well as offering the best in local history at the Clarens Museum.  You will also be able to find Bushmen paintings scattered in the surrounding sandstone cliffs that are well worth exploring.

Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering accommodation in Clarens is the ideal place for the whole family, from Mom and Dad to children and Grandparents, there is something for everyone in this Jewel of Africa.

Our friendly and caring staff will guide you with tips on exploration in the surrounding areas, as well as providing you with a ‘what to do’ guide for Clarens and all the activities available.

There is horse riding and river rafting for the more adventurous and the more leisurely pleasure of bird spotting, as well as game drives taking you to Lions Rock to see big cats that have been rescued from terrible conditions now living in the freedom of their natural surroundings.

Not too far from Clarens Eddies as a base, you can go on a pony trek in Lesotho  or take to the mountains of the Afriski Mountain Resort in Lesotho, only one and a half hour drive from Clarens, and experience an all year round mountain adventure destination.

With beautiful views in stylish and comfortable accommodation in Clarens that is affordable at Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering Units, you will be in the perfect position to comfortably enjoy an incredible variety of things to do in and around Clarens Eddie, surrounded by beauty and history.

We offer special rates on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wedneday and Thursday, when you can sleep for two nights at 50% discount.  Clarens Eddies is able to cater to all visitors, from single rooms to double rooms and stunning self-catering units, while maintaining a high standard of service excellence based on our passion for making our guests feel completely welcome. We invite you to contact us from anywhere in the world or on our doorstep in South Africa to plan the accommodation for your next holiday!

Spring, summer and winter, any time is a great time to visit us at Clarens Eddies.

No matter what season of the year it is, Clarins Eddies B&B and Self Catering Units are well equipped to make you completely comfortable and at home. Clarens has a very mild climate which makes it a truly perfect holiday destination all year round.

Summer in Clarens is between November to February, bringing with it mild temperatures and a few thunder storms, but the temperature is so mild that you can still enjoy most of the outdoor activities in Clarens that are available during the day, such as hot air ballooning, river rafting, trout fishing and beautiful mountain walks, to name just a few. Clarens plays host to the annual Ficksburg Cherry Festival in November, just another mouth watering reason to stay with us!

In winter the friendly and hospitable staff at Clarens Eddies will make sure that you are kept warm with heaters, fireplaces, warm blankets as well as an electric blanket for those very cold winter nights and a chilly wind during the day brought about by the beautiful surrounding snow capped mountains.  The winter season generally lasts from June to August.  There are a multitude of things to do in winter, from skiing at the Afriski Mountain resort to the Afriski Winter Music Festival that runs from 25th to 28th of August! If you prefer a cosier option, snuggle up in one of the many restaurants and pubs in Clarens itself.

The many varieties of flowers that bloom in spring are a beautiful sight, making the mountain walks an experience in eye catching beauty as winter gives way to new life and new colours in and around this mountainous village.

Clarens Eddies Self Catering Accommodation or B&B offers unbeatable hygienic standards, with the accommodation, garden and premises maintained at a high standard.  As the winner of Certificates of Excellence Awards from leading national and international websites TripAdvisor and Booking.Com, our friendly and welcoming team are confident that they can offer you stylish and comfortable accommodation throughout the year at affordable prices.

Visit our website to view all our specials and our lovely rooms, as well as a list as long as your arm on what to do in Clarens. We know you will enjoy this perfect getaway and keep coming back for more!

Experience the best in South African hospitality and accommodation in the Free State at Clarens.

Established in 1912, Clarens is truly blessed with views that will stir any soul! Not only will you enjoy comfort at affordable prices at the award winning Clarens Eddies Bed&B or fabulous self-catering units, but you will be stumped by the choice in rich experiences that will make time pass too quickly!

Nestled along the highlands of the beautiful Eastern side of the Free State, and known as The Jewel Of Africa, Clarens is filled with such a wide variety of things to do, from nature to art, and so much fun, that before you know it, it is time to leave!

As a haven for artists, it is easy to understand why so many creative people find a profound depth of inspiration from the exquisite surroundings.  There is a wealth of art on display and you will soon find yourself leaving with your own piece of art to take back home. With the variety of restaurants, craft markets and pubs you may well find that your couple of days are over almost as soon as they started!

For lovers of the outdoors, bring your cycle along or your fishing line to enjoy a day of trout fishing, or take your binoculars along to enjoy the variety of birds in the surrounding areas.

With the comfort and well maintained self-catering units or B&B at Clarens Eddies, you will have the best base from which to jump-start your adventures, with the Golden Gate National Park virtually on your doorstep, leaving you in awe of the beautiful shades of gold and ochre that are created by the sun moving across nearby famous sandstone cliffs.

With unbeatable hospitality and a passion for our guests along with a friendly, caring culture, there is something for everyone at Clarens Eddies B&B or self catering accommodation, providing affordable accommodation for between 2 to 7 guests in various units, able to accommodate up to 17 guests in total.

Visit our website for further information and contact our friendly team to book your next variety-filled holiday!

Experience the art and style of affordable accommodation at Clarens Eddies in the Free State!

Winners of the 2014 and 2015 Trip Advisor and Booking.com awards,  Clarens Eddies B&B and Self Catering Units in Clarens has been offering affordable guest house and self-catering units since 2006, with the emphasis placed on style and comfort provided in beautiful surroundings that offer the ultimate experience in taking a step back from the technological and fast-paced world we live in day to day.

Catch your breath as you take in an entire spectrum of the African continent’s ever changing landscapes and views, with exquisite sunsets and sunrises, accompanied by moody rain vocally expressed in thunderstorms. The views of the full moon and mists will remove you completely from everyday life.

Well marked and easily accessible mountain walks are in abundance through the Clarens Village Nature Reserve, ranging from the easy Maluti View and Scilla Walk, to the moderate Kloof Mountain Trail leading to stunning views.  For the more energetic, taking the Sky Contour Path and Caracal Contour will lead to a high elevation to experience the most beautiful view of the Clarens Nature Reserve, with breathtaking vistas.

Enjoy an abundance of flowers that spring and summer bring, as well as sandstone outcrops in beautiful gold and ochre colours. A wide variety of birdlife, open grassland and Cypress plantations are all within walking distance of Clarens Eddies Guest House.

Spend the day outdoors, either exploring the mountain walks or taking a lazy tour through stunning art galleries, restaurants and its variety of different shops and pubs just a few minutes’ walk away from the guest house.

When it’s time to make your way back, our award winning B&B and Clarens Self Catering Accommodation will bring you the ultimate in relaxation!  Surround yourself in style and comfort with beautiful mountain views, as well as the exhibiting of artwork from various artists in your room.

Our friendly team represent hospitality at its best, keeping our accommodation and services maintained at the highest standard.  Contact our team to book a memorable holiday in Clarens, we are sure that as you leave, you will be ready to make a booking for your next completely South African experience in the Free State.

Special Offers on Clarens Accommodation

The Free State is one of the most spectacular areas of South Africa, and the pretty town of Clarens – the Jewel of the Free State – is the best place to stay to enjoy the many delights of the region. At Clarens Eddies we can offer you a choice of self-catering accommodation in one of the most beautiful spots in the town – quiet yet within reach of the many attractions of the town itself – plus stunning views of the surrounding mountains. We have welcomed many satisfied visitors to our guest house, and we look forward to welcoming you.

At Clarens Eddies we like to make sure our visitors get the best out of their visit to the region, and also that they get excellent value for money. That’s why we offer frequent specials and discounts, and you can find information on these on our website. We offer specials on certain units, for example, or on certain times of the year, so please make sure you check our site fully before booking. We’re here to help you enjoy your time in Clarens to the full, so feel free to talk to us and we’ll be happy to accommodate you.

The local area is home to some of the most wonderful attractions in South Africa – check out the amazing Katse Dam in Lesotho, for example, or the many horse riding, white-water rafting and hot air ballooning options, and you will find Clarens perfect for a family holiday or a relaxing romantic break for two. At Clarens Eddies we are happy to help with information on things to see and places to go, and as we are passionate about the region we like to pass that on to our guests. Have a look at the website now, or get in touch and we will help you book a holiday you will love.