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About Gnome Cottage

Gnome Cottage is a quaint and unusually shaped building, set in an enclosed garden. It is situated a short walk away from the centre of Clarens, with its many art galleries, restaurants and interesting shops. The magical sandstone mountains and wonderful climate make Clarens, one of the most picturesque and popular getaway spots in South Africa.The cottage contains a comfortable double bed, an en-suite bathroom, a fully equipped kitchenette for self-catering and a lounge and dining area. Quality linen, towels, toiletries, heating in winter and a complementary tea and coffee tray and provided. This establishment is pet friendly, however, we do have some house rules - we expect them to be house-trained, that they will have their own beds and not sleep with you nor get on the beds or chairs (unless you bring your own covers), that you will clean up after them and pay for or repair any damage that they may cause. Some dogs bark incessantly when their owners are away and this is not pleasant for the neighbours. If this happens then we would request that you do not leave them on their own at the cottage or in the garden but rather take them with you and leave them in the car if you are going for supper, for instance. Thank you for your understanding.In-house pampering treats include Indian head massage, foot spa and foot and calf massages, facial with massage, and Reiki. Nearby is access to a wide choice of hiking trails in the conservation area and not far away are two excellent golf courses, superb trout fishing, historic explorations, horse riding and game viewing.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 33 Reviews


  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Parking on Premises
  • Hiking
  • Cosy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • No TGCSA Grading
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Gnome Cottage Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering This uniquely-shaped, open plan cottage has one double bed, an en-suite bathroom and a kitchenette, which is well-equipp... see more Features:  Double beds, Bath only, En-suite, Mountain views, Self-catering, Fan see more Double beds, Bath only, En-suite, Mountain views, Self-catering, Fan, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, No Smoking in Rooms, Garden views
    from R630 For 2 guests
    • Adults

      Reviews for Gnome Cottage

      33 guest reviews Reviews of

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      Elizabeth Rautenbach
      15 February 2018

      We loved the cottage was well organized. loved the fact that we could have our pets with us.

      Trevor Alford
      08 January 2018

      I really loved the place and found it really great value for money.

      Carole Coetzer
      06 January 2018

      Lovely, quite an private.

      Charlotte Pelser
      03 January 2018

      Lovely little cottage and garden for the pets. Cottage very close to Clarens inner town.Walking trail very close to the cottage. Walked with our dogs. I will go back to Gnome Cottage again.

      Annette Steyl
      14 December 2017

      The shape of the cottage is something new

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      Gnome Cottage Map

      Gnome Cottage is 1.6km from the centre of Clarens , the nearest airport 141.5km (Moshoeshoe I International Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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