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278 Main Street, Clarens 9707 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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278 ON MAIN Bed & Breakfast Accommodationin Clarens, Free State, South AfricaWelcome to 278 0n Main. Luxury accommodation right in the center of the picturesque village of Clarens in the Eastern Freestate. Close More enough to all Restaurants, Galleries and Shops to be able to park your car and forget it but secluded enough for total privacy and peace and quiet.Can accommodate 6 couples in total. Each bedroom is unique and special in character and all have their own view of the mountains that surround the village.We pride ourselves on our understated luxury.Breakfast served in our Restaurant 278 - all day - and we are open for dinner Friday and Saturday eveningsChildren welcomeNo pets.THE MAIN HOUSE: DOWNSTAIRS:The Main house is completely self-catering with a beautifully fitted kitchen. Complete with a gas hob, electric oven, and microwave and frig freezer. Serviced daily. Large dining room with crockery and cutlery for 8. Comfortable lounge with sleeper couch. Radio tape and CD player. Morso fireplace. Wood provided. Books magazines and games. Two private double bedrooms lead directly from the living area. Both have outside private entrances and en suite bathrooms. This will suite a family or two couples.Tea and coffee on tap all day. Can be booked self catering or B& B.The Black and White bedroom and Chakaland bedroom are in the Main House.BLACK AND WHITE BEDROOM : Large and airy double bedroom with beds that can either be two singles or one king. On suite bathroom with large bath and shower. Bubbles and oils a to pamper yourself .Beautiful cotton percale linen and fluffy towels for that extra luxury. Mountain views as you wake up in the morning. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$85 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Free State > Clarens
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All reviews the main square ruby room excellent location beautiful place to stay attention to detail suite tv town noise heating views accommodation mountains
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

We loved the beautifully decorated rooms, the food was delicious and very friendly staff. And the location was just perfect - we walked everywhere. This is an ideal venue for families as there is a lounge and kitchen (plus courtyard) where we could all get...More

Thank Rosalie D
Response from Michelle C, Manager at 278 On MainResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for your review Rosalie, we're so pleased you enjoyed your time in Clarens and your stay with us as much as we enjoyed having you!

Reviewed 22 August 2018

We stayed at 278 on Main last weekend (17-19 Aug) and enjoyed every second. The food was delicious and the service impeccable. We had a great experience from making the reservation to check-out. Michelle is so lovely and all the staff members made my son...More

Thank Mariana K
Response from Michelle C, Manager at 278 On MainResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review Mariana - we all thoroughly enjoyed having you to stay - your son is so well behaved and just delightful! We look forward to seeing you in Clarens next time. Michelle and all the staff at 278.

Reviewed 18 July 2017

Although I didn't stay here personally, I booked a friend of mine here which was traveling with us. The room was large and cosy with attention to detail. Sue and here staff were very welcoming and helpful. Will definitely go there next time.

Thank Antoinette23
Response from Sue C, Manager at 278 On MainResponded 19 July 2017

What a lovely compliment Antoinette - thank you! We would love to see you next time, Warm regards Michelle

Reviewed 18 May 2017

What an ideal position for walking to all amenities in the town! We found the bed very comfortable and there was good attention to detail,( apart from the tv) We can recommend the meals in the restaurant below.

Thank jacquino2017
Response from Sue C, Manager at 278 On MainResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review - it was a pleasure to have you to stay and to dine with us too! We are looking forward to seeing you in Clarens again in the Spring! Kind regards Michelle

Reviewed 23 April 2017

The property is very well located - it is one block from the main square and restaurants of the Clarens, meaning it is an easy walk to everywhere, but also you avoid the noise of the square. Hiking trails start a few blocks down the...More

Thank Kevin S
Response from Sue C, Owner at 278 On MainResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for a lovely review. I take note of parking lighting and will certainly look into improving it Hope you had a lovely stay Sue

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