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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Really nice place to visit, guest house owners are very hospitable and making the visit to this very nice town enjoyable. Golden Gate National park is a must see, Clarens itself is a very nice town with little shops, gallery's and good restaurants, good place to visit for 2 days and not to far from Pretoria or Johannesburg.

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Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

Sir Henry's guest house is a gem hidden in the Free State. We had a great time relaxing and soaking in the beautiful surroundings. Rooms are big, classy and cozy. The breakfasts are superb - a must for anyone who likes a good meal to start the day off with. We'll definately return.

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2Thank Minette B
Reviewed 25 November 2014 via mobile

Warm and friendly staff. Super breakfast, homely and spacious rooms and make sure to take a walk in the garden. I stay in Clarens regularly and Sir Henry's has been best by far. Can't wait to come back with my family for a weekend. Likes....vintage books, shower - head, fireplace. .. see you again!

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1Thank Marlene S
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 25 November 2014

We spend only one night in Clarens. The guesthouse is very neat and the gardens are beautiful. We had a delicious breakfast and the hosts are very friendly and helpful. The room we had was very spacious with everthing you need.

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Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

When staying in Clarens, Sir Henry's Guest House is my favourite guest house in the area. The rooms are always clean, breakfast is plentiful and the views amazing. On my last trip the owner even took time out from his busy schedule to help me with my faulty car. This speaks volumes for his desire to help his guests and...

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1Thank Johnny K
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 July 2014

My wife and I have visited Clarens in the winter for the past four years. We were unable to get a booking at the B&B we usually stay at so we booked at Sir Henry's because four years ago it had ranked as one of the best on tripadvisors list of places to stay in Clarens. It has in recent...

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3Thank RossCart
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 April 2014

For the price - this is one of Claren's more expensive accommodation offerings - I had expected not just a little more, but a lot more. We came down from Joburg and had decided to pay a premium to be able to enjoy an experience where we had to do little thinking for ourselves, and leave the house packed with...

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2Thank Sarah L
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 October 2013

What an amazing weekend. Our host was so friendly and helpful. The rooms are spacious with spectacular views. Food was Master Chef quality so be prepared to add a few kilos... Home from home. Highly recommended. Thanks so much for a weekend we'll never forget! Ruth and Carl Woodland

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Boksburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Room is well kept and the underfloor heating, fireplace and electric blankets ensured a warm stay. Loved the welcome Sherry and the complimentary wood. The breakfast is phenomenal, simply put 5 star! We enjoyed our time at Sir Henry's and would definitely return.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Great food even better company , booked out all seven rooms used meeting facility .Rooms where great and the staff and owner Ralph went out of his way to accommodate the team , beats a big impersonal hotel anyway. Next time will do a garden function on the beautiful grounds

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a wonderful stay at Sir Henry's Guest House in Clarens, in the heart of the Eastern Free State. Indulge in beautiful views and sunset over the mountains. Peace and tranquility in luxury. This up-market Guest House provides homely accommodation in comfortable surroundings. The charming 7 en-suite bedrooms, each with its own veranda capture the indulgence of bygone eras whilst sunny porches ensure your stay will be truly relaxed and contented one. Each carefully decorated room is equipped with slippers, gowns, hairdryers and bath luxuries, to ensure a comfortable stay. Fireplaces in some of the rooms wear off the chill of the Free State nights. Enjoy an outside shower or dip in the pool or just a stroll in the garden. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate making facilities in each room with homemade rusks. Gourmet Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sir Henry's Guest Houses

Address: 437 Short Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Free State > Clarens
Price Range: $89 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sir Henry's Guest Houses 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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