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Phuthaditjhaba, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay here at this accomodation. We received a warm welcome, they were helpful with all our requests. We wanted peace and quite and that's exactly what they have us. I loved my stay at Henry's Guest House.

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Bethlehem, South Africa
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Nice room and service. The area is perfect - away from the rush Clarens may have - yet close enough. Just add a TV rather to each room. The breakfast was nicely prepared and the service is great. Will visit again!

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Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Sir Henry's was a pleasant stay. Room (No2) spacious and reasonably well appointed, clean and bed comfortable. Hannelie and Frank are friendly and very nice hosts. Although parking is off street, it is very safe in Clarens.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The environment was calm. Lovely rooms and friendly people. We had a good rest, no TV for a changed - we liked the room with no TV. The breakfast was delicious. Please look after your garden. We enjoyed our stay! Definitely coming back.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Lots of pros and cons.... accommodation was large, lots of room, lots of cupboard space, bath and shower, however the furnishings were a little tired and shabby, not comfortable, need updating . Hospitality was excellent and the food well prepared and presented. Overall impression was that the B&B was focessed on ramblers....

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israel
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The place is nice and in a nice setting, but it is WAY more expensive than what it's worth. At night it gets quite cold and the fireplace is not nearly enough to keep the place warm, in the morning it was just impossible to enter the bathroom because it was freezing. One of the electric blankets did not work,...

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Pretoria
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Staff were friendly. Room was perfect, clean warmth and relaxation. Forgot my wifes phone in the room and a staff member found it and returned it and that was a WOW. I will definitely recommend it !!!

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We had a poor experience at Sir Henry's. Accommodation is not at all what you would expect from looking at photos at booking and what you pay for. The rooms need a lot of maintenance. For instance only one of three lights in the bathroom was working. Only half of the floor has underfloor heating. Linen and bed is old...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had a great time at Sir Henry's. Our unit was warm and cosy. I appreciated that our electric blankets were turned on just before we arrived and that there was some complementary wood for the fire. This really came in handy, especially when it started to snow and the whole area really became a winter wonderland. Breakfast was very...

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Guangzhou, China
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Well I loved this place, the service was great, the breakfast divine, the room cosy with underfloor heating and a fireplace. Very nice touches included the local coffee to use in the provided plunger and sherry. What made this extra special is that I woke up to a carpet of snow!! They havent had snow in years so it was...

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  • Free Breakfast
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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: $81 - $117 (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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