Clarens Eddies is service excellence, comfort, hospitality and affordable rates all rolled into one!

No business can succeed without a complete commitment to service excellence, and this is something that the staff at Clarens Eddies embody to the letter and beyond! In fact, Clarens Eddies has won Certificates of Excellence Awards from leading national and international booking websites, which can leave you in no doubt that if you have chosen Clarens Eddies as your home for the duration of a holiday in Clarens, you will be in the best possible hands.

Nothing is too much effort where it comes to the hospitable and caring culture of the owner and the team at Clarens Eddies, which is has made Clarens Eddies a sought-after home base for anyone expecting nothing less than the best in self-catering accommodation in Clarens.

The best publicity any accommodation could get is that of previous guests, and, if you take the time to read through the guest comments on the Clarens Eddies website, you will be able to see exactly why many of their guests return time and again to Clarens Eddies to enjoy many activities in the beautiful valley that makes Clarens such a special holiday destination.

Clarens is as far from big city energy as smog is to crisp, fresh air in the great South African outdoors, but that does not mean that you will be left to fend for yourself when the sun goes down in Clarens, there is always someone available 24 hours a day to make sure that you have everything you need to make your stay at Clarens Eddies completely comfortable.

The interior décor is eclectic and different from one unit to the next, each of which is designed to take anywhere from 4 to 6 people in self-catering units fully stocked with everything plus the kitchen sink! This includes a microwave, fridge, kitchenware, toaster, stovetop and oven so that whoever is taking turns to cook has everything on hand, including dishwashing liquid!

There are two Clarens Eddies B&B style apartments that are perfect for couples planning a romantic getaway, minus the major kitchen goodies, great for taking advantage of the multitude of restaurants and eateries in Clarens Village Square that will keep your taste buds well occupied for breakfast, lunch and supper with ease!

These apartments do have a microwave, kettle and fridge for the mouth-watering snacks you will more than likely be hauling back from a few very special deli’s that perfectly suit the artistic energy of the Clarens Village Square.

Clarens Eddies self-catering units all have private entrances and beautiful views of the mountains surrounding Clarens, which are an absolutely breath-taking part of the Clarens experience!  Just so that you know, being in Clarens amidst such natural beauty does not mean that you have to go back to the dark ages, Clarens Eddies has made sure that you can laze around in front of the fireplace while you catch up on a bit of satellite TV or keep in touch with friends and family via free uncapped WiFi, given extra speed with two WiFi boosters!

The list of things to do in and around Clarens is huge, as in at least  30 activities that will keep everyone from 4 years old to 90 years old happy and busy! If you love art, you will be fully satiated by the art galleries in Clarens, if it’s history you are after, there is plenty to see – bushmen paintings, a Basotho traditional village to visit or relics of the Anglo-Boer war.

For lovers of the outdoors, the team at Clarens Eddies will point you in the direction of the best hiking trails, cycling routes or river rafting spots, and if you want to get more than your toes wet, there is also a lovely dam you can dive into for cooling off on hot summer days!

If you haven’t already discovered that Clarens is a holiday destination that should have a top spot on your bucket list of holiday destinations in South Africa, it’s definitely time to give the team at Clarens Eddies a call to find out more about what makes their home the most comfortable place to call yours on your next holiday!

Clarens Eddies is service excellence, comfort, hospitality and affordable rates all rolled in to one!

Adventure and spectacular scenery in crisp fresh air makes Clarens a holiday destination not to be missed!

In order to have that extra lolly to spend on a myriad of adventures, activities, gifts, divine food and so much more in Clarens, affordable accommodation is a must, however, affordable should also mean stylish, clean and comfortable, delivered with world class hospitality, and if any one establishment has got this and more down to a tee, then it is the owner and team at Clarens Eddies Self-Catering and B&B!

There is a vast difference between ‘cheap’ and ‘clean’, and Clarens Eddies is the embodiment of clean and hygienic, from the inside out! The separate units, each with a private entrance, have tiled floors that are clean enough to eat off, the linen and towels are anything but old and scruffy and the kitchen sparkles brightly enough to make the most reluctant holiday chef happy!

Clarens Eddies is also lovely on the outside, with well-kept grounds that are awash with tall different plants and trees set against the brick face building and its touches of wrought iron that surround the balconies.

All of this is the perfect foil for a beautiful valley that is perfectly protected by the Maluti Mountains it snuggles up against, the Rooiberge and the famous rich red, gold and ochre shades of sandstone cliffs that surround the area – this rich sandstone which is perfectly reflected in the buildings and homes built in Clarens Village.

Throughout the year, besides the artists who have made Clarens their home and who display their beautiful arts and crafts everywhere you look, artists and photographers from around the globe make their pilgrimage to pay homage to the breath-taking scenery in and around Clarens, indelibly recording their inspiration in print or on canvas to share across the world.

There is something magical about this very special corner in the Free State that acts as a magnet for families looking for a truly memorable holiday, one that will introduce them to a way of life that may be hard to leave, and it is, by its very beauty and eclectic energy of creativity and fun that many couples choose Clarens as an ideal spot to call home on a romantic getaway.

Making Clarens Eddies your home base from which to launch into adventure and exploration is ideal, you will be just a short walk away from the centre of quaint, picturesque Clarens Village, hiking trails that take you through wild flowers everyone should experience at least once in a lifetime, trout fishing – Clarens was recently named the top trout fishing venue in South Africa – white water rafting, horse riding, bird watching and so much more!

There is always a warm hospitality in everything the team at Clarens Eddies does to make you feel completely at home, and to make sure that you can make the most of your holiday armed with all the information you need to suit your particular interests, from history to art, in an area steeped in a complete mix of cultures that go back to the late 1800’s to early 1900’s.

The Khoisan may have been the first humans hunting and gathering in the Clarens area, however, you will be able to follow the trails of fossils left by dinosaurs that walked the region long before man came along – saying that Clarens is rich in culture and history is no exaggeration!

Make the most of your holiday in Clarens by contacting the friendly, open and welcoming team at Clarens Eddies to make sure that you are exceptionally well looked after in absolute comfort once you have unpacked your bags!