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About Gentle Presence

Gentle Presence is one of the oldest Sandstone houses in Clarens built in the 1900's and is a quaint and cosy heritage home probably best described as a homely cottage. It offers self-catering for 4 and has exceptional views of the Rooiberge and Maluti Mountains.

Gentle Presence is thought to have been the stables of a larger farm where farmers gathered for Nagmaal (Holy Communion). Due to the exceptional views of the Rooiberge including Mt Horeb and the Malutis, the home was originally given the name Kyk Die Berge in the 1960’s. At the time it was the only multi-storey structure in Clarens and the locals affectionately called it “Die Flets”. It has a charming history which we would love to share with you.

There is a large patio where you can braai whilst enjoying the views. The patio leads directly into the open plan lounge and dining room which has a TV with Premium DSTV. The kitchen is fully equipped with cutlery, crockery, toaster, microwave, four plate gas stove with gas oven, pots and pans, fridge etc and is stocked with limited basics on arrival such as tea, coffee, sugar, milk etc. There is a separate toilet with a basin on this level.

Wooden stairs lead to the upper level where the 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms are found. Both bedrooms have wooden floors, built in wardrobes and patio doors onto a shared balcony.

Gentle Presence is situated about 300mtrs from the main town square where you will find a huge variety of shops, restaurants and art galleries. It is close enough to walk but far away from the noise of festivals to still provide you with peace when you want to relax.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 4 hours
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM

Facilities

  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
  • Cosy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Important Information

House Rules: -

The property has stairs - it is best suited to young families or close friends.
Kindly take note that property is not suitable for children under 4 or the elderly/those who battle with stairs.

The garden is large and has a small homemade playground. Children are welcome to use it but the owners take no...
House Rules: -

The property has stairs - it is best suited to young families or close friends.
Kindly take note that property is not suitable for children under 4 or the elderly/those who battle with stairs.

The garden is large and has a small homemade playground. Children are welcome to use it but the owners take no responsibility for injuries.

Guests will be given our contact details but are asked to respect our private home which is on the shared property. We also have a old cat which lives on the property.

Optional cleaning can be arranged Monday-Saturday at an additional cost but excludes Sundays and Public Holidays..

Parking is behind locked gates and motorcycles are welcome.

Strictly no smoking indoors.

Regret no pets allowed.

No events or loud noise after 10:30pm
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Gentle Presence Map

Gentle Presence is 1.1km from the centre of Clarens , the nearest airport 141.6km (Moshoeshoe I International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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