Make Mont d`Or Clarens your next destination and experience the best of what South Africa has to offer incredible natural beauty, luxury accommodation and outdoor adventures for the whole family.
Enjoy a luxury getaway at the foot of the Maluti mountains. Wake up in 4 star luxury comfort to breathtaking views of the Lesotho Highlands. Whether you want to relax or explore, Clarens offers it all.
We think the mountains surrounding Clarens make for the idyllic backdrop for wedding photos, and, just 3 hours from Johannesburg and Bloemfontein, and 4 hours from Durban, a great conference venue that will get you out of the city and into some of the most beautiful countryside South Africa has to offer.
Did you know Clarens is named after a town in Switzerland? Weve got the snowy mountains to prove it. Join us and our partner Afriski for an incredible skiing holiday with slopes and instructors to cater to all ages and levels of experience.
Weve partnered with local adventure company Clarens Xtreme to help our guests get the most out of their time with us. From white water rafting to ziplining, abseiling, quad biking and more, well help you create an adventure for every age and experience level.
Enjoy the best in local ingredients and cuisine at La Vue Parfaite. We cater to every palate, predilection and absolutely any occasion. The fine dcor is complemented by the friendly and efficient service, and the sumptuous cuisine, prepared with passion, skill and an abundance of freshly harvested local ingredients keeps food enthusiasts on our list of regular guests.
Accommodation at Mont d`Or Clarens:
Our classically furnished en-suite rooms offer views of the mountains, the town of Clarens, and the picturesque countryside that surrounds us.
Each of our Classic Rooms has a fireplace (which makes them incredibly cosy in winter), a queen bed, and an en suite bath and shower.
Our executive rooms offer an executive experience, with more space and amazing mountain views. The upstairs executive suites also has a fireplace. Enjoy a king-size bed, and an array of amenities that weve created to make sure your experience is a special one.
With outdoor adventures galore, Clarens is very family friendly and so are our family rooms. Each room has one double bed and two singles, with a cot for little ones available upon request. And you get to watch all the excitement as your family wakes up to beautiful mountain views.
Disability Friendly Family Room
Mont dOr Clarens also proudly hosts a disability-friendly family room on the ground floor. With a wet room, shower seat and bar handle installed in the bathroom, its available to help anyone have a great stay and enjoy the beauty of Clarens.
Self Catering Unit
Imagine a small townhouse and youve got an idea of what our self-catering unit is like. Adjacent to the hotel and self-contained, it has 3 rooms, each of which has a double bed, and a single bed. Two of these rooms have en suite bathrooms, and a third located separately. It has a fully equipped kitchenette, complete with everything you need to make great food, from cutlery and crockery to pots and pans. With a separate entrance and parking for two cars, its the perfect place to stay for unfettered access to Clarens amazing natural surroundings. Maximum of 9 guests.
THINGS TO DO IN CLARENS & SURROUNDS:
• Visit Golden Gate National Park
• Mountain bike and hiking trials with breathtaking views
• Horse riding
• Clarens Xtreme – Quad Biking, Zipline, Archery, White river rafting etc.
• Hot Air Ballooning
• Visit the Cherry Festival (November)
• Visit Craft Beer Festival (February)
• Visit Clarens Brewery (Craft Beer)
• Galleries – Art and Wine
All cancellations to be sent in writing. Penalties are calculated on the total cost of stay:
7 days to arrival date – 100% cancellation fee of the full booking amount
will be charged.
8 - 14 days to arrival date – 50% cancellation fee of the full booking amount
will be charged.
15 - 30 days to arrival date – 25% cancellation fee of the full booking
the amount will be charged.
DIRECTIONS TO Mont d’Or Clarens
ROUTE FROM JOHANNESBURG via WARDEN
Travel along the N3 towards Durban. At Warden, exit the N3 and follow the R714 to Bethlehem. At Bethlehem, turn left onto the N5 and drive through Bethlehem towards Harrismith. Outside Bethlehem, turn right onto R712. Clarens is about 30 km (about 25 minutes) from Bethlehem.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE FROM JOHANNESBURG via HEILBRON
Follow the R59 and pass Vereeniging and Vanderbijlpark. Outside Sasolburg turn left onto the R57 and pass Heilbron and Petrus Steyn. Outside Reitz turn right onto the R26 and follow the route to Bethlehem. At Bethlehem, turn left onto the N5 and drive through Bethlehem towards Harrismith. Outside Bethlehem, turn right onto R712. Clarens is about 30 km (about 25 minutes) from Bethlehem.
ROUTE FROM DURBAN (400 Km):
Travel along the N3 (towards
Johannesburg) but exit left at Harrismith (298 km from Durban) onto the N5.
Pass through Harrismith and turn left onto the R712 and travel towards
Phutaditjhaba. This route will take you through the scenic Golden Gate
Highlands National Park, and on to Clarens.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE FROM DURBAN (370 Km):
Travel along the N3 (towards Johannesburg). Exit
the N3 shortly after the Shell Ultra-City north of Estcourt, onto the R74. You
will pass through Winterton, Bergville and then make your way up the Oliviershoek
Pass. You eventually come to a T junction where you turn left onto the R712 to
Phutaditjhaba and The Golden Gate Highlands National Park. Clarens is 105km
Children of all ages are welcome at Mont d’Or Clarens, 0 – 2 yrs stay complimentary.
1 Child sharing with 1 adult per room allowed in the Executive &
2 Children sharing with 2 adults in the same bedroom allowed in the
1 Child sharing with 2 adults in each bedroom allowed in the
Executive Suites & Classic Suites: Maximum occupancy 2 Adults or 1
Adult & 1 Child allowed:
Executive suites Ground Floor 3, 4, 6:
En-suite bathrooms, with mountain view, No fireplace.
Executive suites Ground Floor 5, 7: En-suite
with shower only, with mountain view, No fireplace.
Executive suites Top Floor 11, 16, 17, 22,
23, 24, 25 En-suite bathrooms, with mountain view and fireplace.
Classic Suites 12, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21:
En-suite bathrooms, No mountain view, with fireplace.
Classic Suite 0: En-suite with shower only,
No mountain view, No fireplace.
Family Suites: Maximum occupancy 4 Adults or 2 Adults & 2 Children:
Family suites 1, 2, 8, 9: En-suite bathroom, No fireplaces. 1 double bed &
2 single beds in the same room.
Self-catering unit: Maximum occupancy 9 guests:
3 bedrooms with 1 double & 1 single bed,
3 bathrooms, kitchenette & living area.