Clarens Accommodation at The Castle In Clarens Self-catering Free State
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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests8
  • Rooms/Units2
  • Minimum Stay1-4 Nights

Castle In Clarens is a highly recommended property for self catering in Clarens for anyone visiting the Thabo Mofutsanyana region.

About Castle In Clarens

The Castle In Clarens is situated in the picturesque town of Clarens in the Eastern Free State, approximately three hours' drive from Johannesburg, Durban and Bloemfontein. The Red Mountain Range as well as the Maluti Mountains surround Clarens, making the town an artist's paradise.

Self Catering Accommodation

At the Castle In Clarens, guests can choose between two majestic castles, Rapunzel's Tower or Aladdin's Palace.

Rapunzel's Tower guests have the entire castle at their disposal - its a fabulous holiday home in Clarens, with attention detail in the display of décor and objets de art which have been hand-picked from all over the world to tantalize the senses. Cornerstones from Windsor Castle, tapestries from Dubai, light fittings from America and tiles from Europe all contribute to an unbelievable experience.

Aladdin’s Palace presents an unparalleled self-catering experience, inviting guests to indulge in the enchantment of Arabian Nights. With its captivating design, opulent décor, and breathtaking vistas, this venue sets the stage for unforgettable moments, whether it's hosting cherished events or savoring a romantic escape. Embark on a journey into a world of fairytales, crafting enduring memories that linger for eternity.

Please see the individual room descriptions and photographs below, to assist you with your choice.

Activities and Attractions

Meander through the numerous art galleries and explore the quaint, intimate restaurants and bars in the area. Activities nearby include horse riding, hiking, fly-fishing and abseiling.

Features you'll appreciate

  • parking
  • kitchen
  • braai / bbq
  • fireplace
providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Loadshedding Facilities

What is loadshedding? It refers to the temporary suspension of electricity provided by Eskom, South Africa's electricity provider, to reduce consumption and thereby the load on the national grid. To compensate, South African property owners are turning to solar power, inverters with backup batteries or in some cases generators to keep the power on, wherever feasible.

  • Solar or battery-powered portable lights

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Rapunzels Tower

Rapunzels Tower, guests have the entire castle at their disposal; feast your eyes on the décor and objets de art that were carefully hand-picked from all over the world to tantalize the senses. Cornerstones from Windsor Castle, tapestries from Dubai, light fittings from America and tiles from Europe all contribute to an unbelievable experience. Both the Rapunzel Room and the Prince Room are furnished with a Queen-size bed and have an en-suite bathroom fitted with a shower, bath, basin and toilet. Room facilities include embroidered bath gowns, extra-large bath towels, a King's waist towel, a Queen's hair towel, face cloths and a hairdryer. The lounge boasts an impressive and very dramatic fireplace adorned with cherubs in an antique gold finish. The size of the fireplace will ensure that even the coldest Clarens night is comfortable, cosy and warm. There is also a small library and games to provide entertainment during those long, lazy days. The kitchen is equipped with a fridge, stove, microwave, kettle and toaster. There is ample storage space and a table to enjoy meals at.

  • Bathrobes  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Aladdins Palace

Welcome to Aladdin's Palace, a self-catering venue with two bedrooms. The main bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and has a bathroom fitted with a bath and a shower. The second bedroom also contains a queen-size bed and has a bathroom with only a shower. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering with a fridge, microwave, stove and oven. Guests can enjoy the views from the patio. Other amenities include a dining room, lounge area and a fireplace.

  • Bathrobes  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

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Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Loved staying at The Castle so much. My kids thought they were in a fairytale for a weekend. Would highly recommend this unforgettable place

November 2023

Madeleen C. (Johannesburg)

Verified reviewexcellent

A magical place! A lot of thought has been put into creating this - no detail left out Will certainly be visiting again!

September 2023

Ernst d. (Johannesburg)

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Need to Know

Response timeCastle In Clarens typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the property EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

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