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Set in Clarens, Ash River Lodge offers accommodation with a patio or a balcony, free WiFi and flat-screen TV, as well as a shared lounge and a garden.

There is a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer in each unit, along with free toiletries.

Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a Full English/Irish breakfast.

Ash River Lodge offers a barbecue.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy tennis on site, or cycling in the surroundings.

Popular points of interest near Ash River Lodge include Art and Wine Gallery on Main, Clarens Brewery and Blou Donki Gallery.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Ash River Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 18 Aug 2016.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish

Free private parking available on-site


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 2
Standard Double or Twin Room with Garden View
  • 1 large double bed
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Double
  • 1 large double bed
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Standard Queen Room
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Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Mountain View
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About Ash River Lodge

Welcoming Booking.com guests since 18 Aug 2016

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  • Do you have options excluding breakfast?

    Yes we do have


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    Asked about: Standard Double or Twin Room with Garden View • Answered on 6 December 2021
  • Hi. need a room that is wheel chair accessible

    Yes we do have a room which is wheel chair friendly for disable people.


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    Answered on 10 May 2021
  • Is your parking secure for motor bikes and can I purchase alcohol on the premises.

    Yes you can and the parking is safe


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    Answered on 30 November 2021
  • Hi are you open at the moment 5th to 7th july?*

    yes we are


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    Answered on 30 November 2021
  • Is the tap water safe to drink?

    Yes more than save.


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    Answered on 8 July 2020
  • Need a ground level room

    We do have


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    Answered on 8 September 2021
  • how far is the place from Golden gates? and how far is it from clarens extreme?

    We are situated in Clarens 800m from the square. We are 15km from Golden Gate


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    Answered on 30 November 2021
  • Do you offer dinner?

    We don't give dinners but can help with dinner vouchers at restaurants


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    Answered on 7 January 2021
  • Can i have your bank details

    Who wants my banking details?


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    Answered on 6 March 2021
  • Is there swimming pool

    No Swimming pool


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    Answered on 6 March 2021
  • hi. would u allow a braai on your patio? Do u have a fridge in the unit?

    Hi we do have a community braai, we do not allow braai on patio which will disturb other guests. All rooms have bar fridges.


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    Asked about: Standard Double or Twin Room with Garden View • Answered on 6 December 2021
  • Elo, if you come as a group of five? So we Wil get discount or same prices?

    Unfortunately we do not give discount.


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    Answered on 7 January 2021
  • Hi how are you, do you guys have horse riding places in the area??

    We are just a bed & breakfast and do not have activities. For that phone or google Clarens adventures


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    Answered on 8 September 2021
  • hi, is the breakfast a buffet?

    We serve a normal english breakfast


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    Answered on 8 September 2021
  • good day. do you have self catering utensils?

    We do not have self catering units


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    Answered on 8 September 2021
  • How much if I book for weekend friday till Sunday with my hubby and also with your meals to cater us

    Our rates for standard room is R600 per person per night including breakfast. We only serve breakfast.


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    Asked about: Standard Queen Room • Answered on 10 May 2021
  • is the facility pet friendly?

    No we are not pet friendly


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    Answered on 8 September 2021

Host Information

Host review score 8.9

Commanding spectacular views of Mount Horeb & the Maluti's and a sandstone's throw from around 20+ restaurants, Ash River Lodge B&B offers accommodation for 22 guests. The stylish, understated elegance of the Ash River Lodge B&B; represented by the passionate and nature loving Mike Botha; offers: 7 x en-suite Bedrooms with Queen Beds 3 x en-suite Bedrooms with King Beds (or 2 single beds by arrangement) 1 x honeymoon suite with king bed, kitchenette, full DSTV & sitting room All rooms are en-suite, have private entrances & are equipped with coffee & tea facilities and more. Electric blankets for the challenging winter temperatures in Clarens. Outside seating available to soak up the Clarens environment. We pride ourselves on unpretentious, comfortable and affordable accommodation. We have resisted a star rating, believing that word of mouth is a far better reference. Come and relax on the sprawling 100sqm deck with magnificent mountain views & a central fireplace, make use of the communal lounge with full DSTV & large fireplace or choose from our extensive library. A full English breakfast & more included in the rate.

Clarens is the "Free State Jewel" and "Art Capital" of South Africa and offers a myriad of activities and sights in the immediate area: Choice of 20+ Restaurants, coffee shops & Pubs. Shopping to satisfy most tastes. Visit more than 20 art galleries with a wide selection of original art on show. Scenic Horse Rides 18-hole Golf course. Wellness Centre & various other Spa's Golden Gate National Park Hiking Trails Bushman paintings Quad Bikes Archery White River Rafting Fishing Basotho Cultural Village Etc.

Languages spoken: Afrikaans, English

Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Art and Wine Gallery on Main
    0.3 miles
  • Clarens Brewery
    0.4 miles
  • Blou Donki Gallery
    0.4 miles
  • Clarens Golf Club
    0.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Gosoto Portugesee Restarant
    0.5 miles
  • Cafe/bar Grouse& Claret
    0.6 miles
Natural beauty
  • River Ash River
    18.6 miles
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Facilities of Ash River Lodge
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Archery Off-site
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Tennis equipment
  • Horse riding
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking
  • Library
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Bottle of water
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secured parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Executive lounge access
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
General
  • Electric blankets
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules
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Check-in

14:00 - 19:00

Check-out

Until 10:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 1 years are welcome.

Children aged 10 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

1 - 9 years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 350 per child, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 1 and older are allowed)

Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Ash River Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 06:00.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Please inform Ash River Lodge in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

FAQs about Ash River Lodge

  • Ash River Lodge is 800 yards from the centre of Clarens.

  • Guests staying at Ash River Lodge can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • Ash River Lodge offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Library
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Horse riding
    • Walking tours
    • Archery
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Tennis equipment
    • Bike tours

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Ash River Lodge (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Check-in at Ash River Lodge is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Room options at Ash River Lodge include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double

  • The prices at Ash River Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.