Gnome Cottage

Location for Gnome Cottage


South Africa


Free State

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Street Address: 

211 Naude Street, Clarens 9707
Directions: Take the main turning into Clarens, continue up the hill, past the Protea Hotel and turn right at the T junction (the square is ahead of you). Turn left around the square and then left again at the top of the square, then right (between the shops and restaurants). Continue a short way and at the four way stop turn right into Naude Street, which is a dirt road. Drive down the road for about 160 metres and Gnome Cottage is on your left.

Latitude: -28.51558 Longitude: 28.417548
Description for Gnome Cottage
A quaint and unusually shaped building, Gnome Cottage is a very comfortable, pet friendly venue with a pretty, securely fenced garden.

The cottage features a double bed, an en-suite bathroom, a fully equipped kitchenette for self catering, and a living and dining area. Quality linen, towels, complementary hospitality tray and toiletries are supplied and there is outdoor furniture and braai facilities in the garden. In winter, heating is provided with a down duvet and electric blanket on the bed for added warmth.
Info for Gnome Cottage

Pet friendly for

Small Breeds, Medium Breeds, Large Breeds

Accommodation Type

Self Catering


Dogwalking, Bird Watching, Fishing, Hiking, Trail Running, Golf, Tennis, Mountain Biking

Pet Accommodation Types

Sleep inside

Pet Bedding

Bring your own

Pet Bowls

Bring your own

Pet Food Supplied


Enclosed Garden Option


Weather Conditions

The warm weather begins at the end of September until the end of April with daytime temperatures in the 20's Centigrade. Clarens seldom gets extremely hot or humid but it does get cold in winter with frost at night and snow on occasions but mostly the sun shines and it is dry and very pleasant during the day.

Nearest Vet Name

Dr Katherine Barker

Vet Phone Number


Other Info for this area

Gnome Cottage is situated a short walk away from the centre of Clarens with its many art galleries, restaurants and interesting shops. Nearby is access to a wide choice of hiking/running/biking trails in the conservation area and not far away are two excellent golf courses, superb trout fishing, historic explorations (fossil sites, dinosaur trails and bushman paintings), horse riding, tennis courts and game viewing at Golden Gate National Park. Numerous other outdoor activities are also available, and there is snow skiing in Lesotho, about 90 kms away.

The magical sandstone mountains and wonderful climate make Clarens one of the most picturesque and popular getaway spots in South Africa, justly deserving the title of “Jewel of the Free State".
Requirements for Gnome Cottage
Pets must be kept on a leash when visiting us: No Pets must be treated for ticks and fleas before they get here: Yes

Name tags are important for all visitors: 


Rules for all our Best Friends visiting: 

Upon arrival, please keep your pets secured in your vehicle until our Manager has established communication with you. All pet owners are responsible for their pet faeces, which must be removed. During your stay with us, your pets are not to be left alone in the car or the room. Please ensure your pets have sufficient food and water at all times. No pets are allowed to climb onto or sleep on any of the beds or furniture.
Cost for Gnome Cottage (Subject to change)

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Contact for Gnome Cottage
Phone: 0582561517
Cell phone: 0833714267
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