Wedding Proposal in Clarens

Marriage Proposal!!! Surprise!!! Surprise!!!

Our first marriage proposal at Woodlands Retreat!! Our guest Marius surprised his lovely lady Drien, when he decided that he would make his marriage proposal in our Caribbean Blue Suite at Woodlands Retreat, this past weekend.  He laid out all the beautiful decorations on the bed himself, prepared and lit all the candles, made sure
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Woodlands Retreat, Clarens, Ashburton MTB 2017

After a great, peaceful, restorative, night’s sleep at Woodlands Retreat,  Michelle and Steven, head off for the 7.30am  start of the Clarens Ashburton MTB 2017 race!!!! Good luck guys and thanks for choosing our accommodation as your preparation and recovery haven!!! From Woodlands Retreat!!!

Highland Coffee Roastery Clarens & Tourism

Hey we just had an impromptu meeting with Chris @HighlandCoffeeRoastery over a wonderful hot cuppa of his great brew and a crispy croissant!!  Yay so great to connect, he shared a wealth of information with us regarding @ClarensTourism,  #MyTimeInClarens , promoting Woodlands Retreat Accommodation via Face Book and Twitter. We really appreciate his open encouraging
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National MTB Series Cycle Race (Ashburton Investments)

The NATIONAL MTB SERIES CYCLE RACE (ASHBURTON INVESTMENTS) is being held in CLARENS 8-9 April 2017 We at Woodlands Retreat Clarens, wish all riders and their families a fabulous weekend.  Last year the bikers came whizzing right past Woodlands Retreat’s front entrance making it was a memorable moment for us. The following information comes with courtesy of
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Howzit My Cherry!!

  Yay after a wild time leading up to Christmas, trying to get all new semi-circular patios built and finish our new 5 sleeper Cherry Cottage we can almost breathe freely again. Our Cherry Cottage went live last week at about 11am one morning and by 3pm in the afternoon we received our first instant
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Delicious Christmas Lunch

Merry Christmas Everyone!!! Roy I had a wonderful Christmas Lunch at The Millery Clarens,  Coffee-Cafe & Bar.  Originally our hearts sank when we could not find a venue that was either open or serving a close to traditional Christmas Lunch in Clarens.  Then we connected with a message on Face Book which saved our day.
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Caribbean Blue!!

Yay Caribbean Blue our third suite is up and running.  Blow me over with a feather when it was booked without any photographs having been loaded!! Caribbean Blue Suite is a crisp bright two sleeper overlooking our delightful garden, especially now that spring has sprung or rather burst into life …. everything is looking so
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Yummy Fried Eggs!

Check these pert orange super tasty eggs!!! When Mrs Bouquet first arrived at Woodlands Retreat it took her about two weeks to settle in and start laying her eggs.  Mr Google strutted around proudly, cockle doodle doing at every opportunity.  As a proud mate he would watch over her and examine each little precious gift,
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