"Warmth is here, and refuge,
Shelter from the deluge,
Walls excluding, sly intruding,
Cold, winter wind."

Nestling against the mountain and Nature Reserve in the village of Clarens, set in the  beautiful mountainous area of the Free State, is


This charming sandstone dwelling was built from blocks hewn from the mountain by a "bywoner" in 1929 in order to qualify for the the hand of the farmer's daughter. It retains the character and simplicity of that era while incorporating the comforts of today. Berg cottage is a great base to explore Lesotho. From Clarens, Katse dam is only 4hrs away.

Our rates are: R250 pppn
The Clarens Cottage sleeps up to 8 people
Children under 12 half price. 0-4yrs stay free.