Ridge Road Country House Clarens Self Catering Accommodation Free State

Ridge Road Country House

Self Catering at Ridge Road Farm, R711, Clarens, 9707, Free State, South Africa. Show on Map

About Ridge Road Country House

Create your own 'Year in Provence' in this beautiful stone French style farmhouse with natural rock pool. It has featured in Elle Dιcor, Country Life and many more. Sleeps 12 very comfortably. Every window frames a magnificent view.

Ridge Road is 9 kilometers from Clarens on the newly tarred Fouriesburg Road – the R711. It is perched on a sandstone ridge overlooking a stream and trout pond, surrounded by 28 hectares of indigenous grassland and mountain views. The multi level stone and Oregon pine house designed by artists Simon Addy & Lyn Hoyle is tucked behind a sandstone outcrop and not visible from the main tar road. The driveway to the house is only 500m.

Self Catering Accommodation

There are six bedrooms - two luxury en-suite with King-size beds, one luxury en-suite with either a King-size bed or 2 singles, one luxury en-suite with Queen-size bed and two large rooms sharing a bathroom. These two rooms are flexible and can be either two single beds or a King-size bed. All have crisp white 100% cotton percale linen, fluffy white towels, electric blankets andf wall heaters.

The open plan downstairs incorporates the fully equipped kitchen with AGA, microwave, griller, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine & dryer and under floor heating. The large high ceilinged TV lounge, reading lounge and entrance hall are flooded with sunlight and lead through over-sized double doors onto the pool, deck area and al fresco eating area.

The house is perfect for large family and friends reunions. Sleeps 12 comfortably.

• Room 1 - En suite - king or 2 singles (shower) plus underfloor heating
• Room 2 - En suite - queen (shower) plus separate entrance
• Room 3 - En suite - king (slipper bath)
• Room 4 - two singles or king (shared shower)
• Room 5 - two singles or king (shared shower)
• Room 6 - En suite - king (shower, steam & spa bath) plus fireplace and separate entrance


• Dam with covered brick shelter and braai area
• Secluded natural stone swimming pool with balau decks
• Covered patio braai area
• Under floor heating and AGA stove in fully equipped kitchen
• Double lock-up garage and parking on site
• Sunny reading lounge
• TV lounge with DSTV bouquet (sports & movies)
• DVD player
• Private entrances to 2 of the rooms
• Spring water on tap
• Tea / coffee in every room


• Excellent dam and river trout fly-fishing

• Scenic hikes to famous bushman cave paintings and dinosaur sites 

• Grade 5 white water rafting 

• Mountain biking (bikes for hire) 

• Horse riding
• 4 x 4 quad biking

• Rock climbing and abseiling

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Underfloor heating

On Site

  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (garage)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Roof deck
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -28.536596
Longitude: 28.423232

Children policy
Due to the multi levels and natural rock pool we regret Ridge Road is not recommended for small children and frail adults. Babies and children over the age of 6 are accommodated.

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August 2011 - 10 Reviews

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