Ridge Road Country House Clarens Self Catering Accommodation Free State
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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests12
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms5
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

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Ridge Road Country House is a highly recommended property for self catering in Clarens for up to 12 guests visiting the Thabo Mofutsanyana region.

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


Pets are welcome by prior arrangement. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets.


• 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

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (separate)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully 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

Rooms & Rates

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

Country house

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

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • DVD player  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Sleeps: 12 guests (max 12 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

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

Verified reviewexcellent

The house is fantastic! The infinity pool and patio view are stunning. Highly recommend it.

November 2017

Carolyn Chelchinskey (SA)

Verified reviewexcellent

Ongelooflik! Ons het elke aspek van hierdie huis ter dee geniet. Wish we could stay forever!!!

December 2012

Tavares gesin (Welkom)

Need to Know

Child policyDue 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.

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 11h00

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

Listed on SA-Venues.com since August 2011

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