About Forest View
Nestled in the sought-after tourist getaway of Clarens, Forest View offers 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, with its great selection of galleries and restaurants.
Forest View is surrounded by a large garden and boasts fantastic views of the surrounding mountains of the Rooiberg. Located opposite a wooded area, Forest View is also a birder’s paradise. The double volume living area of the house is large and welcoming, with two lounges, a dining area, fireplace, underfloor heating, and a spacious patio with built-in barbecue for entertaining family and friends. The house is north-facing, with large windows for maximum warmth and light.
Three bedrooms are able to accommodate seven people in total. Downstairs, the main bedroom is spacious, with twin beds, 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 features twin beds, perfect for teenagers and young children. All bedrooms are fitted with wall-panel heaters for cold winter nights.
The two bathrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs, are equipped with a bath, basin, toilet and shower, with wall-mounted heaters to keep them warm in winter. The lower bathroom also has a washing machine and the kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering.
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 the kids play outside. In addition, full DStv and a DVD player are provided, as well as under cover parking for two cars.
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