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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

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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5 rules for a tidy linen cupboard

Posted on Dec 7, 2013 | 1 comment

  About a year ago my daughter introduced me to the joys of Pinterest....

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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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when one is two and two is one and when things go wrong, they go wrong

Posted on Nov 10, 2013 | 0 comments

Last Saturday evening we went to bed early as we only had one couple staying...

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Remembrance – a poem by Maria Stander-Retief

Posted on Oct 19, 2013 | 0 comments

In March 2008 we had as guest the granddaughter of one of the Stander...

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jokes aside…right of admission reserved

Posted on Oct 17, 2013 | 0 comments

Man comes to the front door of a guest house and says he’s Mr Smith,...

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