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About Fairview Historic Homestead

Experience hospitality in a unique and authentic Cape Georgian historical home dating back to 1861.The reference to the R650- is for our one budget room which is available on single occupancy only.The average rates for the luxury rooms are between R850 and R1000 per person. Free WIFI & secure off-street parking. Situated 8 km from the closest beach and close to various golf courses and George Airport. Our garden is an attraction in its own right.

Safari: The Garden Route and its surrounds are not only home to spectacular beaches and forests — some of South Africa’s most prestigious safari lodges and game reserves are scattered along this stretch as well.

Beach: We are 8 km from Victoria Bay (our closest beach) 12 km from Wilderness as well as Herold’s Bay, 25 km from Sedgefield

Spa: indulge in facials, massages and other spa treatments in George. We are in close proximity to a number of Spas and massage salons

Golf: World famous golf courses such as Pezula, Fancourt and Pinnacle Point are all in close proximity to the guesthouse. Ernie Els’s signature 18 hole golf course, Oubaai, is located just 15km away.

Wedding Venues: Our beautiful garden brings together some of the important elements needed for your special photo shoot

Conference Venues: The guesthouse is in a quiet, safe neighborhood close to the shopping mall and business center of George

Family friendly: As our guest, you're welcome to relax in the social areas around the swimming pool, in the main lounge or on the patio overlooking the garden. Private braai/barbeque facilities are also available to guests in the self-catering apartment.

Romantic: Our rooms are perfect for a romantic breakaway, with optional extras such as romantic room arrivals and private dinners


  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Conference Venues
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Fairview Historic Homestead is a non-smoking establishment. We regret no pets are allowed.

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Reviews for Fairview Historic Homestead

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Shelley Maritz, South Africa
11 June 2012

The Guesthouse was fantastic and so was the Hostess (Philda). Thank you very much.

Arelene Inderlal, South Africa
15 January 2008

... Great hosts. Special thanks to Philda and Desmond for making us feel at home. Greatly appreciated for going the extra mile. Thank You and God Bless.

Robert Driman, South Africa
12 November 2007

A lovely, historic home in a beautiful setting, conveniently situated. Great hospitality.

Ronald Walls, Australia
17 January 2007

Gracious home with true feeling of South Africa. The hosts were particularly hospitable and helpful

Fairview Historic Homestead Map

Fairview Historic Homestead is 1.4km from the centre of George , the nearest airport 11.7km (George Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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