George Accommodation at Fairview Historic Homestead Guest House in Garden Route
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  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests11
  • Rooms/Units5
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  • Listed on since November 2005

Fairview Historic Homestead is a highly recommended B&B with self catering option, providing accommodation in George for tourists visiting the Garden Route region.

About Fairview Historic Homestead

Experience hospitality in a unique Cape Georgian historical home, set in a spectacular garden. This fully restored historic homestead in Guest House, centrally situated in Bergsig on grounds measuring 3800m.


Bed & Breakfast:
Rooms and suites come in all different sizes and shapes; all have a mix of contemporary and original features and come with flat screen TVs, DVD players, safes, bar fridges and coffee/tea making trays; all are en-suite. There are 6 rooms in the original historic homestead.

Two rooms are on the ground floor, 34 m in size with wooden floors, four-poster beds, Victorian fireplaces and high beamed ceilings. Two smaller rooms are upstairs with access via a beautiful wrought iron staircase.

Another 34m room is upstairs using the original stinkwood staircase. Then we have one small freestanding room in the garden below the swimming pool built more than 150 years ago as a storeroom and restored in 2014, it is today used as a quaint economy guest room.

Luxury Self Catering Annex:
The luxury self catering apartment consists of 2 en-suite bedrooms, a lounge and fully equipped kitchen with laundry. The bathrooms are wheelchair friendly. It has a private patio with own small garden.


We are 8 km from closest beach, there are a number of golf courses nearby and it is a 50 minutes drive to Oudtshoorn, Mossel Bay & Knysna and 20 minutes to the airport.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Underfloor heating

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Tour assistance
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • Flemish
  • French
  • German
  • Xhosa

Rooms & Rates

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

Large Luxury Room 1

Fireplace. King sized bed. Bar fridge and coffee/tea facilities. WIFI. DSTV. Room size 34m

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-2 years are allowed

Large Luxury Room 2

King sized bed. Fireplace. Air-conditioner. Bar fridge, microwave and coffee/tea facilities. WIFI. DSTV. Table to work at, ample luggage space, Suitable for guests with limited mobility (not in wheelchair) Room size: 34m

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-2 years are allowed

Large Double Room 3

Located upstairs. Queen sized extra length bed. Bar fridge, tea/coffee making facility, microwave. WIFI. Air-con.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Luxury Serviced Apartment

Queen sized bed in the one room and twins in the other. Underfloor heating. Free WIFI. Communal kitchen, Patio + lounge. Each room own bathroom, TV, DVD player. Access to swimming pool and garden. Suitable for people with limited mobility.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-2 years are allowed

Garden Room

A small, free standing, en-suit garden room. Double bed, but reserved for single occupancy only. Coffee/tea making station, bar fridge,desk, laptop safe, TV/DSTV, free WiFi, secure parking. Overlooks vegetable garden and swimming pool.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 1 guests (max 1 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

28 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Thank for our wonderful stay !

March 2017

Geoff (UK)

Verified reviewvery good

Very nice and pleasant, would recommend this venue.

March 2017

J L. Briedenhann (Port Elizabeth )

Need to Know

Response timeFairview Historic Homestead typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.
A cot and high-chair can be provided on request.

Closest airport(s)George Airport - 15km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 15h00
Check-out by 10h00

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyDiners, American Express, Visa, Mastercard, EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since November 2005

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