Nestled in the one of the most sought-after tourist getaways in South Africa, namely the town of Clarens, Forest View is a home away from home, with everything needed to create a comfortable, memorable holiday for the whole family. The fully self catering house is situated in the quiet scenic area of Clarens called the Swartland, and is a leisurely 10 minute stroll away from shops and the town square where there is a great selection of galleries and restaurants.
Forest View is surrounded by a large garden, and sports great views of the surrounding mountains of the Rooiberg. Across the road from a wooded area, Forest View is a birder’s paradise.
The double volume living area of the house is large and welcoming, with two lounges and a dining area, with two fire places (wood, not gas), and a spacious patio with built-in braai (charcoal, not gas) for entertaining family and friends. The house is north facing with large windows for maximum warmth and light.
Bedrooms & Bathrooms
Three bedrooms are able to accommodate seven people in total. Downstairs, the main bedroom is roomy, with twin beds and an extra single bed, and built-in cupboards. Upstairs, the second bedroom has a double bed and adequate cupboard space for a longer stay. The third bedroom is an open plan area on the landing at the top of the stairs, and has twin beds, perfect for teenagers and young children. There is an additional mattress which can be made up for an eighth person on request All beds are fitted with electric blankets.
Two bathrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs, are fitted with bath, basin, toilet and shower. Wall-mounted heaters warm the bathrooms in winter. The lower bathroom also has a washing machine.
Kitchen & Other Areas
The kitchen is newly fitted with the following:
- 6 plate gas/electric hob and under counter oven
- Microwave oven
- Coffee plunger
- Kitchen utensils
- Ample cutlery, crockery, glasses.
Forest View and its large garden are secured by a metal palisade fence which allows for families with small children to relax and unwind while they play outside. Undercover parking is provided for two cars. Full DSTV and a DVD player are provided for catching up on news and entertainment.
R400 pppn – 1-4 adults.
R350 pppn – 5-6 adults.
R250 pppn – Children under 12
Babies in own camp cots – no charge.
Weekends, if less than 4 adults, minimum charge of R1600 per night applies.