|Address:||286 Roos Street, Clarens, Free State, South Africa|
Highland View Self Catering Cottage
Highland View is a cozy self-catering double storey cottage in Clarens. North and East facing verandahs and an upstairs balcony, offer generous views of the surrounding picturesque scenery.
The upper level of the house offers three comfortable bedrooms on a dark sprung wooden floor. The main bedroom has a queen size bed, an en suite shower, basin and toilet, with under-floor heating, and a private balcony for watching early morning sunrises over the Maluti Mountains. The second bedroom, north facing, has comfortable twin beds. A double bunk bed in the third bedroom completes the picture and is ideal for the kids to have their own space.
On the lower level of the house, the lounge, dining area and kitchen are all open plan. The lounge has as a TV and DVD player with SABC and e-TV channels available. DVD's can be rented in the town. The kitchen is fully equipped for six people and includes a combination fridge/freezer, a microwave oven, as well as a glass top hob and under-counter oven. A second bathroom, with bath, shower and toilet is situated downstairs. All floors, including, the lounge, bathroom and kitchen, are tiled and have under-floor heating. At the rear of the house, there is a laundry available to customers on request.
A unique feature of the house is that all the east and north facing doors fold back, to combine the generous patio space with the interior of the house. Sundowners and peaceful summer evenings can be enjoyed in this way, with a Weber provided for braaing.
The Clarens town square, surrounded by its galleries and top quality restaurants, is literally a minute's stroll away. The cottage is situated conveniently enough to be close to town without having to use one's car, and yet far enough away to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the scenery Clarens has to offer. Under cover parking is provided for two vehicles.
An airy fully equipped open plan kitchen has the following:
4 plate stove and oven Fridge/Freezer Microwave oven Toaster Kettle Coffee plunger Kitchen utensils Ample cutlery, crockery, glasses. Tea, Rooibos, Coffee, Creamer, and Sugar Fireplace in the lounge Full DStv
Visitors to Clarens have a variety of activities to chose from and they include, white water rafting, horse riding, quad biking, hiking, tennis, squash, trout fishing, art courses, golf, abseiling, mountain trails and nature reserves which also have some bushman paintings. Enquiries for all these activities can be made at the local information centres in Clarens. In the winter, Highland View will provide uninterrupted views of the snow-covered Maluti's.
- big game (less than 30km)
- bowls (less than 5km)
- braai / barbecue - onsite
- fishing (less than 3km)
- game drives (less than 30km)
- golf (less than 5km)
- horse riding (less than 5km)
- kitchen (fully equipped)
- medical facilities (less than 5km)
- microwave in unit
- nature trail (less than 2km)
- parking all onsite
- restaurant (less than 5km)
- rock art (less than 20km)
- squash court (less than 5km)
- tea / coffee making facilities
- television in communal area
- tennis court (less than 5km)
- washing machine in unit
- washing machine onsite
- Bed Configuration
- Highland View Self Catering Cottage (Sleeps 6) x 1
- Room 1 - queen
- Room 2 - single, single
- Room 3 - bunk