• Yellow Mongoose
  • The magnificent view of the Maluti Mountains with Guinea Fowl and Mongoose Cottages in the foreground at Amohela ho Spitskop Country Retreat & Conservancy between Ficksburg & Clocolan in the Eastern Free State

Mongoose Self Catering Cottage with three bedrooms, two bathrooms large open plan living area and weber braai on deck.


Mongoose Cottage is named after the inquisitive yellow mongoose who can be seen rooting for food close by and even sometimes on the lawns of the cottage. Built from beautiful ironstone gathered on the farm, the cottage blends and harmonises with the changing colours of the African environment.  The self catering cottage  has a large open plan living area comfortably furnished with big couches, a huge open fire, fully equipped kitchen with family size fridge, stove, microwave, kettle, toaster and good quality cutlery and crockery and dining area seating 6/7 people. Large French doors open out  onto a covered deck with weber braai  and a lovely outdoor area with amazing views to the Maluti Mountains.

Mongoose Cottage has three double bedrooms and two lovely big bathrooms.  The main bedroom is furnished with king size bed, beautiful percale linen, big cuddly duvets, and has heated blankets for chilly weather. The en suite bathroom has a beautiful large bath with thick pampering towels, both bedroom and bathroom are heated.The bedroom leads out through French doors onto the "deck-with-a-view"  The second bedroom has two three quarter beds, the third bedroom has a double bed and a single bed, these two bedrooms share a big bathroom with shower, toilet and hand-basin.Bedrooms have heated blankets for chilly weather.  The cottage is serviced daily, yes even on Christmas day and public holidays and guests booked into Mongoose Cottage are welcome to book for a scrumptious breakfast served in the lovely dining room at Dassie House. Safe ample parking is provided behind the cottage and free WiFi is available at the reception area.