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This authentic Cape Georgian house (circa 1861) sympathetically restored as a boutique B&B, targeting guests with an appreciation for gardens and history.

* 6 bedrooms + 1 self-catering Annex * free WIFI * off street parking * Swimming pool * Golf nearby * 20 km to airport * 10 minutes from beach.

You love the antiques, but you do not want it to feel ‘old’. You want a warm room in winter, a cool room in summer, a good breakfast, space for your luggage, an iron and ironing board, a hairdryer, a small fridge, good quality coffee in your room, a firm mattress, percale linen, good quality pillows - that is essential. At Fairview Historic Homestead you’ll find all of that and more...

Desmond is at the helm of the garden and Philda runs the guest house– assisted by Elize, who can also speak German, Dutch and French. Do contact us - we'd love to have you stay.

Go to the Bedrooms page for detail and photos.

Go to the Book Online page for rates and availability.

Read the blog posts for the story of a house and garden lovingly restored and shared with our guests.

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How important is it to you that a Bed & Breakfast offers an evening meal?

Posted on Jan 1, 2014 | 1 comment

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Golf courses in and around George

Posted on Jan 1, 2014 | 0 comments

George Golf Club (5 km from Fairview Homestead) Long narrow fairways and easy...

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the make-over of Shanty 21

Posted on Dec 27, 2013 | 2 comments

When our children were still in school they formed a band and,  as you know, a...

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when Winnie and Robert came to stay…

Posted on Dec 11, 2013 | 0 comments

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5 rules for a tidy linen cupboard

Posted on Dec 7, 2013 | 1 comment

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about house rules and Dachshunds

Posted on Nov 25, 2013 | 0 comments

One of the sites we market on, just asked to give the ‘house...

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visit the gardens of the Garden Route

Posted on Nov 23, 2013 | 1 comment

So often guest will arrive at Fairview Historic Homestead and exclaim how...

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Attractions we recommend: reasons to stay a week

Posted on Nov 14, 2013 | 0 comments

George is known as the heart of the Garden Route and makes the perfect base...

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