Berg Cottage

"Warmth is here, and refuge,

Shelter from the deluge,

Walls excluding, sly intruding,

Cold, winter wind."

L Peirson

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 and Malealea Lodge, Lesotho, a good place to start your Lesotho Tour.

The Dogs live nearby and not at Berg Cottage, Just Visiting!