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Lake Clarens Guest House

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The breakfast was what made the experience ultimate, as for the rest, it was mediocre. The main lights kept tripping and even when checking in, it was not hospitable at all - having the security guard show us in but not dressed appropriately nor offering us the welcoming experience that we were looking for. Friendliness goes a long way. The...

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made welcome and settled into our room. Shortly afterwards there was a lightening storm which resulted in the lights continuously fusing. On informing the staff we were upgraded to a beautiful room overlooking the lake. A business can be judged by how it handles a problem and Bruce certainly handle this one very well. Enjoyed having breakfast on the patio...

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Thank Vivienne w
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We would recommend to anyone to stay in this place! We stayed 3 nights and we were very happy. We had a self-catering flat which was clean, spacious and very cosy. We were very happy there during our stay. Definitely would recommend to anyone to stay in this lovely place. And the views over the mountains are stunning!

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Thank AdventureSeeker83
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stayed for 2 nights on our way from the South Coast to Johannesburg and just loved it.Bruce and his staff were so friendly and the breakfasts were amazing sitting out on the patio with such lovely views.Highly recommended.

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Thank coops2367
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We stopped off in Clarens on our way to Golden Gate National Park and the Drakensberg area. WE stayed here one night. Our room was spacious and well equipped and tastefully finished with beautiful antique furniture. Breakfast on the patio was the highlight with a stunning view

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Thank howardandcecile
Angus, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Our friends had booked for two rooms for two nights some nine months in advance. They had confirmation from Booking.com via email and had also telephoned to confirm the booking. When we arrived there was only one room reserved and the guesthouse was fully booked. However, the lady owner did manage to find us a room at another establishment in...

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Thank redrose59
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Very friendly people, nicely equipped rooms, though the outside cottages could do with some renovation, but very pretty none the less. stunning views, beautiful country gardens, good breakfasts. No DSTV in the room at all. An easy walk into the village, with lots to see and do, lots of shops and restaurants around a huge village green, a lovely relaxing...

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Thank Caroline B
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Beautiful setting and amazing garden. Very friendly hosts Bruce and Kieta, made us feel very welcome. Lovely touches such as tea cosies on individual tea pots at breakfast and a great breakfast. Very friendly staff. Would love to go back.

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Thank Gail C
Hamburg
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed here for two nights and it was lovely: the room, the view, the helpful friendly staff, great breakfasts and the restaurant next door, which served excellent food. Even our five-year-old son ordered the Spaghetti Bolognese twice because he liked it so much. No, we can definetely recommend this place. As we were coming directly from Johannesburg International Airport,...

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Thank Sanni1
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

What a glorious little place! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The rooms were warm and inviting. There is underfloor heating, heated towel rails and electric blankets. the views are fantastic. It is located close ti all the shops, which are a real treat too. The breakfast was more than ample. I would definitely return to this beautiful Guest House.

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Lake Clarens Guest House

Address: 401 Church Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Free State > Clarens
Price Range: RM323 - RM465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask for any other room beside room 4 or 5”
 of 5 bubbles stephrad83, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“try and stay inteh main house”
 of 5 bubbles 293carolineb, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“none of the rooms can be recommended”
 of 5 bubbles deyselmc, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a top floor room with a view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles DDR1234, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in rooms 2 & 3 I think, which was great! The room left of the entrance is also stunning!”
 of 5 bubbles Dewaal, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
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