The Nelsbells Cottage Clarens Self-catering Accommodation Free State

The Nelsbells Cottage

Self Catering at 138 Malherbe Street, Clarens, 9707, Thabo Mofutsanyana, Free State, South Africa. Show on Map

About The Nelsbells Cottage

The Nelsbells Cottage offers self-catering accommodation in a rustic victorian-style cottage located within walking distance from the heart of the small village of Clarens.

Self Catering Accommodation

This delightful cottage comfortably accommodates 6 guests and is comprised of 3 bedrooms located upstairs. The first bedroom contains a double bed and leads out on to a wrap-around balcony. The second bedroom contains a double bed, and the third bedroom contains 2 single beds.

The open-plan living area is comprised of a comfortable lounge with a fireplace for those winter evenings, and a cosy reading corner witch leads out on to the wrap-around balcony. The kitchen is equipped with a kettle, fridge, gas stove, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, cutlery and crockery.

The bathroom is situated downstairs and contains a bath. A DSTV premium bouquet package and DVD player is provided for guests as well as secure parking. Guests have access to braai facilities, as well as a verandah which offers scenic views.

Additional to the house you will have access to the garden flat. The flat has a queen-size bed with electric blanket, tea- and coffee-making facilities, small minibar fridge, shower and toilet. Even if it's not used to accommodate guests, it then adds an additional bathroom to the property for all guests to use.

• 4 Bedrooms in total – Room 1 with queen size bed, Room 2 with double bed, Room 3 with two single beds and the Garden flat with a queen bed
• Bathroom in the cottage with bath and toilet only
• Bathroom in garden flat with shower and toilet
• Fireplace
• Satellite television with full DSTV bouquet
• DVD player
• Braai facilities (portable)
• Electric blankets for the cold winter nights
• Secure parking
• Pet friendly
• Large balcony and patio
• Camping cot and stroller available on request


The village of Clarens has become known as the 'Jewel of the Free State', attracting artists, photographers and nature lovers. The town is known for the many Art and Craft shops, offering a wide range of curios and original artwork, The sandstone buildings add to the picturesque atmosphere of the village. Clarens has become the ideal getaway for city dwellers from Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, and Durban, as these cities are all approximately 300 kilometres away.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

Accreditations (as claimed by The Nelsbells Cottage) Member since 2015

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -28.520964
Longitude: 28.419099

Closest airport(s)
Bloemfontein Airport - 278km
King Shaka International - 389km
OR Tambo International - 302km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Listed on
June 2015 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

We had a great time! The house is stunning with beautiful views. Most certainly visiting...

Grant, Johannesburg Travellers' Rating


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