Clarens Accommodation at Amarola Holiday Cottage in Free State
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  • Property TypeApartment
  • Guests5
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms1
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

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  • Listed on since November 2009

Amarola is a highly recommended property for self catering in Clarens for up to 5 guests visiting the Thabo Mofutsanyana region.

About Amarola

Amarola offers attractive, cosy, comfortable and affordable accommodation in Clarens. The property consists of a semi detached cottage, which can accommodate up to five guests. Guests looking for a relaxing and quiet holiday will not be disappointed when choosing to stay at Amarola as the owners ethos is to truly offer an experience far more than the guest would expect for the cost.

It is located in the scenic town of Clarens and is ideal for families visiting this part of the Free State.

Self Catering Accommodation

The cottage has an open plan area, with a king size bed, with a double and single bed upstairs in a loft area / mezzanine floor. The bathroom comes with bath and shower facilities.

This unit has recently been acquired by a new owner and has been generously upgraded with all brand new Weatherly’s furniture throughout, 50 inch smart LED TV, DStv has been upgraded to full bouquet, with all brand new four star quality linen and towels including top of the line mattresses, and feather duvets, pillows, and throws/blankets to die for.

There is a brand new Webber Briaa, and the unit has experienced a full interior make over, including stunning Siberian spruce laminate flooring throughout so that you can enjoy a four star experience for a fraction of the price.

The chalet contains a flat screen TV with a commercial bouquet of DStv channels. There is also unlimited WiFi, Netflix, Showmax, YouTube and more.

The chalet has a 4-seater dining table and chairs and a well-equipped kitchenette for all self-catering needs (2 plate hob). Guests can also spend time relaxing on the patio while enjoying a braai. A charming outdoor lounge area awaits you, and Weber braai facilities are provided.


Regret pets and smoking are not permitted.


Amarola is situated in the ‘Larola Section’ of the Clarens Village which is situated just over the Fouriesburg road, immediately opposite the new golf club. This is a secure and private area just 2 kilometers from the village center which has security guards at the two entrances to the complex during the hours of darkness.

Above and behind the cottages is covered parking, numbered according to the respective units.


Clarens is fast becoming one of the most popular weekend ‘Getaway Destinations’ for South Africans and tourists alike due to its special ambience, its spectacular sandstone scenery, wonderful climate and close proximity to Gauteng, Durban and Bloemfontein.

Clarens has a distinctive atmosphere which is enhanced by the village square adding a special ingredient to its unique character. It has something to offer every shopaholic, good restaurants, numerous exciting curio and craft shops as well as first class artists and art galleries.

This picturesque and historic area, known as the Jewel of the Free State, is just 20 kilometers from the renowned Golden Gate National Park with its spectacular drives and views. It boasts an exceptional golf course, excellent fishing water and a wide range of outdoor sports activities which include, hiking, horse riding, mountain biking, quad bike trails and white water rafting to name a few.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Sotho

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.


The property consists of a semi-detached chalet, which can accommodate up to five guests. The chalet has an open plan area, that consists of a King bed, with a single and a double bed upstairs.

  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Sleeps: 5 guests (max 5 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

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Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Well appointed, attractive and clean with wonderfully confortable beds and a nice patio for a braai and a glass of wine.

January 2017

Chris and Liz Joyce (Cape Town)

Verified reviewexcellent

So dankie vir die plekkie die naweek, dit was GREAT!! Het dit uit en uit geniet! Sal mense verseker na julle to verwys! Lekker dag! Carla Bosman

November 2009

Carla Bosman (Johannesburg)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Bloemfontein Airport - 300km
OR Tambo International - 300km
Durban International - 350km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enquire.

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since November 2009

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