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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PPA Maluti Double 90 Powers away!!

Woodlands Retreat, Clarens, has recently celebrated its first anniversary and The 2017 Maluti Double 90 cycle race reminds us of this time last year when we were just settling in and were so chuffed to host participants for this event. This year yet again participants have selected our peaceful comfortable accommodations to relax and recover!! The
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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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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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Happy Chooks!

The last time I wrote about our unexpected adoption of 4 chooks, we were all in a feathered flurry to build them a new home.  Well since them we have been having such fun with our new feathered friends. Meet Mr Google…….majestic, protective, a real gentleman, allowing the ladies to eat first. Mrs Bouquet when
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Clarens Beautiful Snow @WoodlandsRetreat

Just had to add more pics, we have been floating on a Snow Cloud all day!! Roy retrieving our solar lamps from our outside sign!! 6.30am Snows a Falling!! Old Man Flat Top dressed in White!! Freeze Baby Freeze!! The white doors to our Golden Maple Suite! Circles of Green escaping the Snow Flakes!! Brrrr
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Snow Snow Snow!!!!

Happy Birthday Mommy!!! Not only did we wake up to snow falling this morning, it is my Mum’s birthday!!! All her life, my Mum has been wanting to roll in the snow, touch, taste  feel…….  She and my Dad checked out long term weather forecasts to see when the most likely chance of snow fall
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Chook’s Chooks……..Kwaaak!!!

  Wow our manifestation is working sooooo well!!  We have been chirping about getting our own chickens so we can be sure to have organic, free range, non GMO eggs to eat.  Well I hatched a plan for Roy and I to watch a VLOG (first time I have ever heard of this term –
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