Shop for vintage items at Mona Lisa Garment Gallery
Shop for vintage items at Mona Lisa Garment Gallery

The Mona Lisa Garment Gallery is situated in the heart of Clarens - it is a place where vintage beauty and individual fashion style meets...

Go on a road trip through the Surrender Hill Pass
Go on a road trip through the Surrender Hill Pass

This beautiful pass, which is situated midway between Clarens and Fouriesburg in the eastern Free State, is well-known and much-loved by motorists and motorcyclists alike...

Follow in the footprints of dinosaurs at the Clarens Dinosaur Tour
Follow in the footprints of dinosaurs at the Clarens Dinosaur Tour

The Clarens Dinosaur Tour begins with a very comprehensive talk on Geology and Palaeontology of the region...

Go for a short hike at Clarence Village Conservancy
Go for a short hike at Clarence Village Conservancy

The Clarens Village Conservancy, is a non-profit organisation run by a committee and its field rangers...

Go abseiling with Clarens Xtreme
Go abseiling with Clarens Xtreme

Bring your family and friends to the CX adventure zone IN TOWN for a great time...

See the constellations from the veranda at Bokpoort Mountain Lodge
See the constellations from the veranda at Bokpoort Mountain Lodge

Bokpoort Mountain Lodge retains all of its history, charm and character...

Go to Ficksburg for the Cherry Festival
Go to Ficksburg for the Cherry Festival

Ficksburg is known throughout the country as the Cherry Town, and the two have become synonymous with each other...

Walk on the clouds with Hot Air Ballooning SA
Walk on the clouds with Hot Air Ballooning SA

Hot Air Ballooning SA Experience exceptional hot air balloon rides from the finest venue in South Africa with the help of Hot Air Ballooning SA...

Have a pastry at De Backery
Have a pastry at De Backery

All their products are made on their own premises and the same recipes they used when they started are still being used today...

Try the rainbow trout at Clementine's
Try the rainbow trout at Clementine's

Slightly off the beaten track, the little red and green corrugated iron building that is Clementine's Restaurant & Bar is something of a landmark in Clarens...

Have pancakes at 278 on Main
Have pancakes at 278 on Main

Conveniently located in the heart of Clarens, 278 on Main offers luxurious home-from-home accommodation...

Eat breakfast with a view on the square at the Courtyard Café and Bakery
Eat breakfast with a view on the square at the Courtyard Café and Bakery

The Courtyard café, bakery, deli and accommodation has relocated to a new modern building conveniently located on the square...

Find art at Blou Donki
Find art at Blou Donki

Situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Clarens in the Windmill Centre you will find the Blou Donki Art Gallery...

Hit a hole in one at Clarens Golf & Leisure Estate
Hit a hole in one at Clarens Golf & Leisure Estate

Located in South Africa’s beautiful Free State province is the Clarens Trout and Golf Estate...

Shop for beauty at Addy & Hoyle Art Gallery
Shop for beauty at Addy & Hoyle Art Gallery

The Addy and Hoyle Art Gallery is on the square in the middle of the amazing little village of Clarens...

See the handmade glass at the Johan Smith Gallery
See the handmade glass at the Johan Smith Gallery

Johan Smith Gallery has become synonymous with the beautiful village of Clarens and the Eastern Free State landscape...

Play maraba-raba at the Basotho Cultural Village
Play maraba-raba at the Basotho Cultural Village

A visit to the Basotho Cultural Village which nestles at the foot of huge sandstone mountains, will give you a deeper insight into the lifestyle of the South Sotho from the 16th century to the picturesque present...

Go White Water Rafting on the ASH River
Go White Water Rafting on the ASH River

The day starts with a short drive out to the river, where we do a safety-brief and explain all the do's and don'ts for the days rafting action...

See the best view in Clarens from the Purple Onion Deli & Coffee Bar patio
See the best view in Clarens from the Purple Onion Deli & Coffee Bar patio

Stop off for a coffee at the Purple Onion Deli - reputed to have the best view in Clarens from their patio with coffee and atmosphere to match! The Purple Onion Deli in the Windmill Centre offers a wide selection of home-made and organic products - perfect for those on a self-catering holiday or weekend getaway! Stock up on a variety of freshly baked breads, cakes and muffins, grab a few jars of delicious chutneys, relishes, jams, olive products and other fine produce...

Combine two of our favourite things - art and wine - at Art & Wine Gallery on main
Combine two of our favourite things - art and wine - at Art & Wine Gallery on main

Clarens has come under the spotlight recently as the new Art Mecca of South Africa with more visitors from Johannesburg flocking to the little country town in the Eastern Free State...

Discover the unusual at Smudge Contemporary Art Gallery
Discover the unusual at Smudge Contemporary Art Gallery

Conventional and conservative are not words I would use to describe my art gallery says Elsje Grobbelaar, owner and curator at Smudge Contemporary Art Gallery...

 Have an espresso with a view of Mount Horeb at Highland Coffee Roastery
Have an espresso with a view of Mount Horeb at Highland Coffee Roastery

Highland Coffee Roastery is a micro-roastery, and take great care and pride in roasting their 100% Arabica coffees to perfection in small batches...

Book a massage at Clarence Wellness Day Spa
Book a massage at Clarence Wellness Day Spa

Getting away from it all in the picturesque little village called Clarens, they offer the elements for the ideal day treat during your breakaway...

Sleep in a cave with St Fort Country House
Sleep in a cave with St Fort Country House

This beautiful farm is situated in the Rooi and Witte Berg Mountains of the Eastern Free State...

Spoil yourself with a genuine leather item at Oak Leather
Spoil yourself with a genuine leather item at Oak Leather

Oak Leather is a small business that prides itself in creating genuine leather products that stand the test of time...

Buy something special for home at Clarens Kado
Buy something special for home at Clarens Kado

Kado Gift Shop endeavours to supply you with products which are unique and of good quality...

Get away from the hustle and bustle at Grace upon Grace Guest Suites
Get away from the hustle and bustle at Grace upon Grace Guest Suites

Located in Clarens, 500 metres from Clarens Wellness Day Spa, Grace Upon Grace Guest Suites features views of the mountain...

Get revitalised at Fairview Cottages
Get revitalised at Fairview Cottages

Fairview Cottages offers comfortable, self-catering accommodation in the small village of Clarens, and is within walking distance of various shops and restaurants...

Sleep in a log cabin at Stonehaven Guest House
Sleep in a log cabin at Stonehaven Guest House

On the Main road in Clarens, a stone’s throw away from the popular town square lies Stonehaven...

Go Quad Biking with Sethuthuthu Tours & Safaris
Go Quad Biking with Sethuthuthu Tours & Safaris

The word Sethuthuthu means motor bike in the Sesotho Language...

Have  a home made pie in front of the fireplace at The Highlander
Have a home made pie in front of the fireplace at The Highlander

This country restaurant is geared towards the country traveller, as few who pass through Clarens can resist the temptation to stop and take in the mountain air and splendour of the Eastern Free State...

Love beer at Clarens Brewery
Love beer at Clarens Brewery

Besides a great love for enjoying fine beers they are on a mission to provide the best quality beers and ciders that they possibly can and to sway a commercial beer or cider drinker into starting the journey of discovery into the delicious world of craft beer and cider...

Have the ultimate farm experience at De Molen Farm
Have the ultimate farm experience at De Molen Farm

De Molen Farm is situated in the Rooiberge Mountains between Clarens and the Golden Gate National Park, just a few hundred metres off the tar road...

Have a true Clarens Experience at Rhino Retreat Clarens
Have a true Clarens Experience at Rhino Retreat Clarens

Rhino Retreat Clarens is self-catering and sleeps up to 8 guests...