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* 7 bedrooms (some with self-catering option) * free WIFI * off street parking * Swimming pool * On public bus route * Golf nearby * 20 km to airport * 10 minutes from beach * most major tourist attractions within 60 km radius.

Single rates between R 600.00 and R 800.00. Double rates between R 450- per person sharing and R550- per person sharing a room.

You love antiques, but you do not want the rooms 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...

We embraced the restoration of this historic George landmark – bearing in mind that the challenge in restoring and maintaining an heritage property remains staying true to the authenticity of the structure. We are so thankful that the grounds remained large enough to give the house a garden it deserves too.

Go to the Bedrooms page for detail and photos. Go to Check Availability to see rates or get a quote.

read Philda's blog posts below for the story of a house, lovingly restored and shared with our guests.

Most Recent Articles

South African Garden And Home, October 1998. (Text and photographs by Alex Cremer)

Posted on Mar 29, 2014 | 1 comment

I recently found the old Garden And Home Magazine (October 1998) with the...

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Interior photos

Posted on Feb 1, 2014 | 0 comments

Renovation, redecorating,repairing, replacing – these are the rhythms of...

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Feathers at Fairview (by Elize Meiring – Manager)

Posted on Jan 30, 2014 | 0 comments

    Fairview Historic Homestead, situated on a large, almost 3800m²...

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Broad Beans and Green Beans

Posted on Jan 7, 2014 | 0 comments

We have just harvested the first beans of the season. I just have to share ...

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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

  If you have the time I would really appreciate a comment in answer to...

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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

Certainly one of the joys of running a guesthouse, is that you never know...

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