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About Hillside Cottage

Hillside Cottage is a charming double-storey cottage comfortably sleeping eight people each. The Swartland suburb of Clarens is a residential area just five minutes' walk from the town square, with large properties, wide expansive views and surrounded by mountains. The scenery is spectacular and the surroundings peaceful.

Situated at the end of Swart Street in a cul-de-sac, Hillside Cottage is the ideal getaway place for times of relaxation and rest. A spacious covered patio with outdoor furniture and barbecue facilities welcomes guests to the home. Double patio doors lead into the comfortable lounge area, complete with fireplace and TV with 'Compact' DStv package. From the lounge, a large dining room and an open-plan kitchen are situated. The fully self-catering kitchen is fitted with every modern appliance including a fridge and freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, stove, oven, microwave oven, kettle and toaster.

Hillside Cottage comprises a a downstairs bedroom with twin beds and a separate downstairs toilet, hand basin and shower, all located behind the kitchen. A small flight of stairs takes one to the upper level of the house, where the main bedroom with double bed is situated, while a third bedroom with four single beds allows for large family groups. In between the bedrooms a second bathroom is located, with toilet, hand basin and bath. All linen and towels are provided, and every bed has extra blankets and electric blankets for cold nights.

In front of the house is a double terrace garden with lots of space to kick a ball and play children’s games. Off-road under cover parking is provided for two vehicles on the property.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 6 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 6 Reviews


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Hillside Cottage Rooms

Reviews for Hillside Cottage

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Heidemarie Swanepoel
18 March 2018

What a wonderful stay we had. The house is beautifully done, and very luxurious. We had a very warm welcome from everyone including the neighbours dogs who came for a game of fetch each . Beautiful accommodation with all the little extras. We can definitely recommend Hillside Cottage

Richard En Marlyn Cant
22 February 2018

Peaceful environment, house comfortable and cozy with , little hidden welcome surprises which add up to the attention to detail. Sociable patio area. Looking forward to our next stay at Hillside Cottage.

Alison Cunningham
12 November 2017

Very comfortable and well equipped. Verandah chairs a bit uncomfortable.

Frik Van Den Heever
06 November 2017

we loved all the little detail and extras

Marelein Claassen
14 August 2017

What a pleasant surprise. Charming, spacious, well kept cottage in a quiet area. Thoughtfully equiped with everything you need for a pleasant stay. Lovely views from the "stoep". Will definately be back for a longer stay.

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Hillside Cottage Map

Hillside Cottage is 1.8km from the centre of Clarens , the nearest airport 142.2km (Moshoeshoe I International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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