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All reviewsbreakfast in bedbreakfast was absolutely deliciouswished we could have stayed longermuesliguest housepicnic basketrecently stayed herelovely decormade us feel at homestay there againexcellent accommodationvisit clarenssouth africathe owneramyhazesquare
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed here with friends who had stayed here before. The owner Amy was lovely and friendly. The room was quite large with lovely decor and very comfy bed and bedding, also a nice kitchen with fridge kettle etc. Breakfast was absolutely delicious, fresh...More

1  Thank gmorrs
Reviewed May 15, 2018

We recently stayed here once again when we were in SA on holiday. The welcome from Amy was warm and genuine. Our room was very large, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was delicious. The guesthouse is beautifully decorated and well cared for. We wouldn't want to...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Situated around 15 minutes walking from centre, large rooms but view on back of shops and workshops (no mountain viewing). Friendly staff but Wi Fi very limited. Breakfast can be served in basket in room also limited but correct. Problem in Clarens during the week...More

Thank edmah2005
Reviewed February 21, 2018

We spent two nights at this wonderful little guest house in Clarens. The owner, Amy, couldn't have been more hospitable. Our room - Mist - had all the comforts that we could ask for. My wife's food allergies were readily accommodated. A perfect place to...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Great location, just as you enter Clarens but before you enter the "main" part of town. Rooms were clean and breakfast was excellent. Not a big commercial hotel and hence you get a personal touch and service.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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I don't think they do. Rooms are not all on ground level and place is a bit too pretty I think for them to allow dogs.
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"Take the rooms on the front of the guest hose as they have the views."
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"If you have problems with stairs make sure to get a downstairs room."
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"Could be noisy from all the activity in the side road, but depending on purpose of trip, good stay."
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"Spring room"
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