World class accommodation at affordable rates invites you to Clarens Eddies Self Catering!

Besides being a haven for many artists who draw their inspiration from the beautiful and ever-changing landscape it is also home to a vibrant, authentic village which captures the essence of the entire area. Ask any local artist, or a visiting one for that matter, what about Clarens inspires them and they will most likely tell you that this is a place that stirs the soul and moves their hands across the canvass or moulds the clay with joy!

Clarens is a holiday destination not to be missed, whether you are into the art, history, nature or adrenalin pumping sports aplenty, and there is no better or more welcoming base to call home while exploring than at Clarens Eddies Self Catering!  Clarens Eddies is world class accommodation in Clarens at affordable rates, and if you need any further convincing after visiting their lovely website, then take a look at the awards they have won for service excellence from leading national and international websites TripAdvisor and Booking.Com!

While the history of the Free State may well be a portrait of turmoil and turbulence, a fact any history buff will thoroughly enjoy with historic sites dotted in and around Clarens, this picturesque village in the north eastern part of the Free State is nothing less than a pure expression of peace and serenity.

Situated in the foothills of the majestic Maluti Mountains, virtually a stone’s throw away from many exciting attractions makes Clarens Eddies the perfect jumping off point for every day of your exploration of the life in and around Clarens.

If you love horses, take in a horseback adventure near Golden Gate or ask the friendly team at Clarens Eddies about fossil-hunting in the area, in fact, the Clarens Eddies team have such a culture of caring which is endemic to the region that they will make sure you know about everything there is to do in and around Clarens Eddies, as long as you come back to the warmth and comfort of your home with them!

No matter what kind of holiday you have planned in Clarens make it the very best by choosing Clarens Eddies as your true home away from home, this team will show you exactly why Clarens is nicknamed ‘The Jewel of Africa’!

Let the Clarens Eddies team introduce you to all that Clarens has to offer!

Clarens captures a little of everything that is South Africa, making it an easy African adventure rolled into one beautiful corner of the Free State. It would be hard to find one single word with which to describe Clarens but ‘authenticity’ would go a long way to getting close to this village so rich with experiences that no matter what your plans are for your stay, there is no doubt that there will be so much more to it than you may have thought.

This is where art, history, culture, fun and adventure all meet in perfect harmony surrounded by the Rooiberge and nestled at the foot of the beautiful Maluti Mountains.  If its art you are after, you will be completely sated after a visit to many of the local art galleries that are run by the artists themselves and if history is on your list of things to do, the Clarens Museum is right in the heart of the village itself, while Surrender Hill and other Boer War sites are not that far from the village.

Clarens is also a world of hiking in the Rooiberge mountain range surrounding Clarens with the majestic Maluti’s standing tall in the distance, and none of the hiking trails are too challenging!  River rafting, legendary trout fishing, hot air ballooning, the list goes on and on for incredible things to do in and around Clarens.

This is also the land of the Basotho’s and cutting through the Golden Gate National Park, a 45 minute drive from Clarens will bring you to the Basotho Cultural Village where you will be able to try the local beer, shop or watch the traditional Basotho dancers and have a chat with their chief.

Right on the doorstep of all this adventure, history and culture is the lovely, warm and hospitable Clarens Eddies Self Catering, which has been home to thousands of visitors from all around the globe for many years now, many of whom make Clarens Eddies their comfortable haven to come back to at the end of days filled with beauty and adventure.

Everything any holiday maker could possibly want is contained in the private self catering units at Clarens Eddies, where the passion of the team for their guest’s comfort takes precedence above all else. Visit the Clarens Eddies website to see what others have to say about their stay, the awards won by this team and everything that Clarens Eddies offers to make it yet another feather in the cap for Clarens.

Launch a fun, adventurous and exciting holiday from the comfort of Clarens Eddies.

Nestled in the foothills of the Rooiberge and Maluti Mountains in the Free State, Clarens Eddies invites you into a warm and inviting atmosphere to call home while you explore the beauty, fun and nature in Clarens, which is considered one of the premium holiday destinations in South Africa.

Very cleverly designed to suit the needs of everyone from families to single people wanting to get away from the rat race, the comfortable, artful and private units offer everything from great entertainment facilities such as your own TV carrying your favourite programmes, full Wi-Fi access and virtually everything other than food and few other things anyone could possibly hope for in a self catered home away from home.

Accommodating only up to 17 guests, you can be assured that you will have the full attention of a team who care passionately about ensuring that no stay at Clarens Eddies is anything less than unforgettable.   For anyone who has particularly high standards of hygiene and comfort combined, then Clarens Eddies Self Catering has its own consistently high standards, from hygienic accommodation in Clarens to great quality mattresses, linen, duvets and towels, everything is as fresh and clean as the air is in this exquisitely beautiful corner of the world.

The Gold Rush brought the world to the Free State, and while gold and diamonds are historically important to this region, hidden amidst all of this is a beautiful village that has truly earned its name of ‘The Jewel of Africa’, and for more reasons than can be listed here!  Only a visit to the town of Clarens itself, first established in 1912, will even begin to make the reasons for this name clear.

It is amid all this beauty, close to everything in and around Clarens that Clarens Eddies Self Catering will give you a home while you explore everything that makes this one of the top ten places to visit in South Africa.

Listen to the heart of our great Madiba when he once said “The Free State landscape gladdens my heart, no matter what my mood. When I am here I feel that nothing can shut me in and that my thoughts can roam as far as the horizons.”

How can you even think about resisting the welcome of Clarens Eddies with horizons on its doorstep that inspired a great man like this?

Incandescent natural beauty framed by The Rooiberge epitomises the magic surrounding Clarens.

With a bustling village that could easily be considered as one big shopping mall interconnected by open spaces, Clarens is one of the most sought after holiday destinations in South Africa, tucked away in the north-east corner of the Orange Free State, epitomising the magic of exceptional natural beauty that expresses an incandescent beauty which has earned this region the very apt name of ‘Jewel of Africa’.

Established in 1912, Clarens is a complete mixture of the old and new world, offering a wonderfully interesting mix of history as reflected in its museum’s and historic sites added to a wealth art galleries that express the depth of inspiration this artists haven brings to its talented locals.

Clarens is held in the encompassing hands of The Rooiberge (Red Mountain in English), and further to the south the blue and purple shades of the Maluti Mountains call to any ardent adventurer who has chosen Clarens as their perfect getaway spot!

The locals who are passionate about their beautiful surroundings are exceptionally proud of this historically and culturally rich area, perfectly expressed by the warm welcome given to every guest checking in to Clarens Eddies!  The comfortable and affordable accommodation just a short walk away from the village of Clarens itself offers comfortable, stylish and private self-catering accommodation that places you in a position to explore a world of fun and adventure around every corner.

The team at Clarens Eddies is passionate about the comfort of their guests, offering lovingly cared for buildings that reflect a standard of hygiene and cleanliness that is outstanding, as well as a willingness to go the extra mile to ensure that everything is of the highest standard in the various self-catering units that make up the best in accommodation in Clarens.

Because Clarens Eddies only takes a maximum of 17 guests in total, accommodating between 2 to 7 guests in the various separate and private units, you can be assured of a high standard of personal attention and award winning service excellence from the Clarens Eddies team.