Clarens is a truly wonderful place to come and visit!
Golden Gate Nature Reserve is right on our doorstep and is spectacular to drive through, to walk, or to hike.

Other activities include

  • Hot Air Ballooning

We have been fortunate to have experienced a hot air ballon ride from Clarens and it was an amazing experience.

Here’s the balloon , just inflated, almost ready for take-off from the golf estate.


And this is the view as we crossed the mountains that form the backdrop to the golf estate……………

  • River Rafting
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf Course
  • Alternative walking/hiking choices
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse riding
  • Afri-Ski in Lesotho (200kms away) in winter
  • Quad Biking
  • Day Spa
  • Art Galleries galore
  • Pubs and Restaurants
  • Clarens Brewery (for our own home-brewed)


When planning your stay note that the village is approximately a three hour drive from Jhb and four hours from Durban. We look forward to welcoming you!!

“This place is beyond special – definitely one of the loveliest places I’ve been to. Thank you for making our time here so fantastic!”

“What an absolute delight! Thank you for welcoming us into your amazing part of the world. We thoroughly enjoyed celebrating our 1st anniversary here!”

“A modern day Alice in Wonderland, plenty of charm. The kind of place you imagine and hope to get to see one day. Thank you for the roasty toasty fireplace, the num num brekkie and your entertaining selves (not to mention a UFO siting). Thank you for letting us drop down your rabbit hole!”