Clarens Accommodation at Gentle Presence Holiday Cottage in Free State
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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests4
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms3
  • Minimum Stay2-3 Nights

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  • Listed on since April 2018

Gentle Presence is a highly recommended property for self catering in Clarens for up to 4 guests visiting the Thabo Mofutsanyana region.

About Gentle Presence

Built in the 1900s, Gentle Presence is one of the oldest sandstone homes in Clarens. This quaint and cosy heritage home offers self catering for four people and has exceptional views of the Rooiberge and Maluti Mountains.

Gentle Presence is thought to have been the stables of a larger farm where farmers gathered for Nagmaal (Holy Communion). Due to the views of the Rooiberge including Mt Horeb and the Malutis, the home was originally given the name Kyk Die Berge in the 1960s.

Clarens Accommodation

The cottage has an open plan living area, a fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The bedrooms share a balcony.

Both bedrooms accommodate two guests. Bedroom 1 is furnished with a Queen-size bed and Bedroom 2 has two single beds (can be converted to a King-size bed on request).

Each bedroom has a private bathroom across the passage. Toiletries are provided and a hairdryer is available on request. There is also a guest loo on the ground level.

The kitchen is fully equipped for self catering and the open plan living area has a flat screen TV with premium DStv. There is a large dining room table where you can enjoy meals or play games.

Additional Facilities

There is a covered patio with braai facilities.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

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

Rooms & Rates

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

Gentle Presence Self Catering Cottage

This heritage sandstone cottage is one of the oldest in Clarens built in the 1900's. It is equipped for self-catering and has stunning views of the mountains and is close to town square. Offers 2 single beds (or king) and 1 Queen in 2 bedrooms

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

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

Guest Reviews

6 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Gentle Presence in its name is exactly what you feel and receive at this beautiful venue, the photographs do the views and atmosphere no justice as this is a true love story at your door! The surroundings and hosts made our stay amazing and we are definitely going back again! Thank you for making a memory that will last for years and years to come ... If you are looking for tranquillity and a soul revitalising experience, Gentle Presence is exactly what you need! Loved every minute and hated packing to leave

October 2018

T Elliott (Alberton)

Verified reviewexcellent

The hosts Pat and Colin were super friendly, the environment and view was awesome for a quiet and peaceful break away. Loved the small extra's and attention to detail.

July 2018

J. Da Silva (Johannesburg)

Need to Know

Response timeGentle Presence typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren over the age of 4 are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Bethlehem Airport - 35km
Bloemfontein Airport - 218km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 15h00
Check-out by 10h00

Host will always meet guests unless they request self check in or arrive after 20h00. Early check in and late departure subject to availability at time.

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since April 2018

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