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Castle in Clarens

Guest House
  • Capacity: 4 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 23:00
    Check-out: 10:00
  • Address: Off the R712, Farm Werf, Clarens, 9707, Free State
  • All ages welcome
  • From R2 800 per night (for 4 people)


Nestled in the heart of the Maluti Mountains, Castle in Clarens offers a royal experience for up to 4 people, with beautiful views of Mount Horeb. Castle in Clarens is situated on a farm on the outskirts of the of Clarens, and at night, the lights of Clarens look like fallen stars.

Based on the Rapunzel fairy tale, accommodation comprises of the castle named Rapunzel's Tower. The art and décor were handpicked with care from all over the world, and contribute to an unbelievable experience that tantalises the senses.

Rapunzel's Tower comprises of 2 en-suite bedrooms; Rapunzel’s Room and Prince’s Room. Located on the top floor, Rapunzel’s Room contains a queen-size bed, and overlooks the mountains and surrounds. Rapunzel’s Room has a bathroom that is fitted with a shower and heated towel rails.

Situated on the ground floor, the medieval-themed Prince’s Room contains a queen-size bed. Bath gowns, extra-large bath towels, face cloths, as well a hairdryer, are provided, and for added luxury, the bathrooms have heated towel rails and a bath.

Located on the ground floor, the Old World-style kitchen contains a stove and oven, a microwave, a fridge, as well as tea-and-coffee-making facilities. Guests can enjoy their meals at the 4-seater dining table.

Breakfast and dinner are available on request at an additional cost. To add to the theme, meals will be delivered in individual treasure chests. The lounge contains a small library, as well as a fireplace decorated with cherubs. Please note the castle does not have a TV.

Guests can prepare their braai in the Chamber of Angels, or watch the sunset behind the mountains from the Sunset Corner. Designed to fit with the Rapunzel fairy tale, the garden contains pathways, thorn trees, and a vegetable garden with rampion.

Activities in the area include fly-fishing, hiking, horse-back riding, abseiling, and more.

Sleeping Arrangements

A booking at Castle in Clarens includes:

Queen Bed
Bedroom 1
Sleeps 2 people
1 xQueen Bed
Queen Bed
Bedroom 2
Sleeps 2 people
1 xQueen Bed


Braai Area


  • Braai Area
  • Guest Lounge
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • No Smoking Indoors
  • Malaria Free
  • Personal Safe
  • Self Catering
  • Serviced Daily
  • Serviced On Demand

Activities Onsite

  • Bird Watching
  • Cycling

Activities Nearby

  • Horse Riding
  • Fly Fishing
  • Trout Fishing
  • Bird Watching
  • Cycling
  • Guided Walk
  • Mountain Biking

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Meal Types Offered

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Dinner By Arrangement
  • Picnic Baskets By Arrangement
  • Meals By Arrangement

Payments Accepted Onsite

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash
  • Electronic Bank Transfer

Review Summary

5 out of 5from 8 reviews for Castle in Clarens
Value for money


  • Off the R712, Farm Werf, Clarens, 9707, Free State
  • Guests think Castle in Clarens is in an excellent location
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  • Capacity: 4 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 23:00
    Check-out: 10:00
  • Address: Off the R712, Farm Werf, Clarens, 9707, Free State
  • All ages welcome From R2 800  per night (for 4 people) 8 5 1 5 Off the R712 Farm Werf 9707 Free State 0860 022 102 14:00-23:00 10:00 -28.558872527746 28.472187714952