George Accommodation

African Sun Guest House

Location,George. Approximately 700 meters from the ever popular Tramonto wedding venue African Sun offers a relaxing atmosphere and a beautiful view of the outeniqua mountains, it is a small holding where guests can walk through the rose garden or sit out in the garden under an umbrella and read while you are served with a cup of tea. We serve breakfast on the veranda weather permitting and evening meals on request. We have animals for the children which they can handle and eggs to be collected a real treat. There is a strawberry farm in walking distance where you can pick or even hire a horse to ride. We serve a full South African breakfast, dinners on request. We have 2 flats each with 2 bedrooms, a full bathroom, lounge and kitchen. The main room has a double bed the other 2 single beds. 3 units which have their own bathroom and open onto the verandah, these each have a TV, microwave kettle and toaster also crockery and cutlery. The units have either a double bed or 2 single beds. Rondavels - Sleep 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. I am a member of the George Tourism and accredited by Western Cape region. I am a member of the Hop Route which has guided tours in the area. Facilities: Braai available Gym (4kms away) Game drives (20kms away) Horse riding walking distance Laundry nearby Nature trails nearby Parking area secure behind gates Private entrance Airport (3kms) Golfing (2kms) Shuttle to and from airport Bass fishing is offered on-site Membership with George Tourism in partnership with Cape Town Routes Unlimited.

Bailey's Cottage

We offer you private accommodation in an upmarket tranquil suburb. Ideally suited for a family, or the guest who seeks peace and quiet. Accommodation available for up to 5 people in a large, modern, comfortable cottage with 2 separate private entrance. Regret - No children under the age 6 years! Situated next to the Van Riebeeck Park in a cul-de-sac, away from traffic, with magnificent views of the Outeniqua mountains. Accredited member of the Guest Accommodation Association. Secure off-road parking, with remote operated gate. Within short walking distance of the central business district with its many restaurants, shops, the museum and botanical gardens. Under 1km from the George Golf Club, 5 minutes to Fancourt and the airport. Hiking trails easily accessible and within walking distance. Short drive to the cinema, railway museum and steam train. Medical facilities very close by. Bailey's Cottage is the perfect base from which to explore the Garden Route and the Klein Karoo. The nearby coastal towns of Herold's Bay and Mossel bay offer many attractions: Knysna Elephant Park, Monkeyland, Featherbed Nature Reserve, Wolf Sanctuary, Mossel Bay harbour, the Mossel Bay Shell and Dias museum, dolphin & whale spotting to name just a few! Take a drive through the scenic Outeniqua Pass to the heart of the little Karoo where you can visit the famous Cango Caves, Cheetah Park or Ostrich Farms. Or spend your day relaxing on some of the most beautiful beaches in the world - Glentana, all under 15mins drive away! If adventure sports are more in your line try bungee jumping (highest in the world), kloofing, black water tubing, abseiling, shark cage diving. You name it, it's all in the Garden Route. There is so much to see and do you are sure to have a wonderfully satisfying holiday. Description: Main bedroom - queen size bed 2nd bedroom - 2 single beds 3rd room with single bed Large lounge with DSTV (satellite tv), leading onto private patio. DVD player in house. Bathroom: bath and separate shower. Separate guest toilet. Fully equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, microwave, separate oven/stove, breakfast counter. Kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery. Bed linen and towels provided. Washing machine. Burglar alarm and safe. Offered facilities: Private barbecue/braai facilities Swimming pool in large garden. Your hosts are Tom and Yvonne Bailey.

Bethans

Bethans offers an upmarket accommodation for a couple that can share or for a single person in the quiet and safe suburb, Heather Park, in George. Therefore the accommodation is ideal for business accommodation, golf excursions, hospital appointments and holidaying in the Southern Cape. The room, even though part of the house, has a separate entrance from a sunny stoep with views of the Outeniqua mountains, with en suite bathroom consisting of a large shower, wash basin and lavatory. The bed is queen size and the room has ample hanging and shelving space inside cupboards. Included in the room is a fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, basic cutlery and crockery, coffee, tea, rusks and a basic breakfast consisting of bread (such as home made muffins, croissants, etc.), yoghurt, cereals, fruit, cold meats, cheese and jam. In sunny weather you can enjoy your breakfast outside on the stoep, or on the enclosed sunroom. There is a flat screen TV with DSTV channels and free wifi internet access. On prior arrangement and at a small appropriate fee, airport shuttles, other shuttles, washing of laundry, full breakfast can be provided. Heather Park is situated close to all George hospitals, airport, golf courses, beach destinations, many speciality restaurants, sightseeing destinations, just over the mountain into the small Karoo including the Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees in Oudtshoorn that takes place in April.

Blue Whale Resort

Blue Whale Resort offers fully equipped self-catering luxurious chalets, located on the seafront only 10km from George central, 17km from George Airport, only 6km from the N2 and 11km from the Garden Route Mall. Private Nature Reserve - residents and guest to the conference facility only. Blue Whale Resort is surrounded by indigenous forests and fynbos. Whales can be seen during winter months and dolphins year round from the comfort of your veranda. It is also one of the best fishing spots in the area and numerous fish species can be caught from the rock beach. Victoria Bay are approximately 14 km & 19 km away and offers safe bathing. A variety of indigenous birdlife can also be observed while walking on the short hiking trails. Come and relax in one of ten luxurious, fully equipped chalets. If you want to hike, fish, or just enjoy a nice rest, Blue Whale Resort is the ideal holiday destination for you. The ten chalets are identical, 8 with a beautiful sea view and a nice privately situated setting and 2 chalets situated a little further from the ocean and the rest of the chalets - ideal for large families and also usually a little cheaper than the other 8 chalets (ask for availability and prices for chalet 9 & 10). The chalets and conference facility are built on 10 hectares of land, zoned as a private nature reserve. Each Chalet is fully equipped with: Two bedrooms Bathroom with bath and shower Bedding and towels Open plan kitchen Kitchen utensils provided Microwave oven Under counter oven and hob Fridge/freezer Big undercover BBQ area Carport Satellite TV Cell phone Reception Self-catering Serviced daily except Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays Conference/wedding facility: Our conference facility is the perfect venue for your wedding, conference or year end function needs. We are renowned for good food in George and also have a fully licensed bar. The venue is surrounded by indigenous fynbos and a beautiful sea view where whales and dolphins can be seen. We can accommodate up to 130 guests for wedding and other functions and between 20 and 50 delegates for conferences depending on what special needs you require. Your hosts will arrange and ensure that all your requirements are prepared for. An undercover BBQ area is ideal for your informal team get together. We also do spitbraai menus. Phone or e-mail well in advance to avoid disappointment.

Bonzai House

Bonzai House is a modern Cape Dutch style house with thatch roof and sleeper wood staircase leading onto the stoep and front door. It has a lodge atmosphere finished interior, luxurious, self catering with 4 bedrooms and can sleep 8 people. The house has lovely views of the Outeniqua mountain and borders a 2000m² communal green area with lovely trees and are located in a quiet and safe area on the outside of a small security complex. The unit offers secure parking in a locked double garage. The house has a cosy open sitting-dining and kitchen area with a fireplace inside. The kitchen is fully equipped and has a gas/electric stove - a washing machine and dishwasher. It has TV with full DSTV and a DVD player in the lounge. The living area opens up on a covered stoep with a wood braai. During loadshedding we make use of battery lights. The house has 4 bedrooms - 3 are on the ground floor which share a bathroom as well as a separate guest toilet. A staircase takes you to another lounge area and an entertaining area with a pool table and balcony. The 4th and main bedroom and bathroom en-suite is also on this floor. There is also study/office area for the business person. Being in George you will be able to explore the Garden Route on day trips to Mossel Bay with its lovely beaches and activities, Oudtshoorn for the Cango Caves and Ostrich farms and lovely Knysna and Plettenberg Bay with Birds of Eden and Monkeyland just outside Plett at the Craggs. Your nearest beaches are Wilderness, Victoria Bay, Herolds Bay and Glentana. You can, in a day trip, drive to Oudtshoorn, go on the Swartberg Pass to the quant little Karoo town of Prince Albert - have a wonderful lunch and return via Meiringspoort and De Rust to George. For the keen golfer it is ideally located about 2.5 km from the Kingswood Clubhouse and 5 km from George Golf Course, 10km from Fancourt and the ever famous Oubaai Golf Course and Resort only about 18 km. Other Activities: Wine Tasting and harvesting grapes inCalitzdorp Wine tasting at Herolds Wineries across the Outeniqua Mountaing via Montague Pass. Fishing, trail hiking and running, mountain climbing Scuba diving, bird watching, cycling, swimming, horse riding - 4 x 4 driving - canoeing, George offers many great restaurants and a modern shopping mall.

Burrough Place

Situated in the spectacular Garden Route of South Africa, Burrough Place is a Guesthouse that is on the main road when entering George from the Outeniqua Pass (N9) side. Loved equally by all the business travellers, golf enthusiasts, cyclists and tourists this is a beautiful well situated home away from home. We are right opposite the golf course and barely 15 minutes from the Airport via motor vehicle. George has much to offer its visitors with its city-like infrastructure but not forgetting its small town roots. The moderate climate makes George ideal for outdoor adventure all year round. Hikes in and around George provide a number of wonderful views over George and the coast and exposes one to the indigenous fynbos of the area. Activities such as the gym, restaurants, local beaches, bakeries and other shops are but a short drive away. Burrough Place offers you free Wi-Fi during your stay as well as safe secure parking for your motor vehicle, en-suite rooms all leading onto a veranda, DSTV in all the rooms and one self-catering unit with its own lounge and private balcony. Guests are also more than welcome to relax in our communal lounge with a book by the fireplace or outside under the sun terrace overlooking our beautiful spacious garden.

Die Waenhuis Guest House

Old World Charm in the Heart of the Garden Route. Location Our guest house is in the elegant George and some outstanding restaurants. The House The historic gabled house dates from the early 19th century and still has the original yellow wood floors and ceilings. The magnificent lounge with Victorian fireplace (in use on cold rainy days) is furnished traditionally. The breakfast room is bright and sunny with a view on the garden and there we serve our hearty breakfasts. We have seven en suite guest rooms each with its own character and charm, all equipped with heaters, coffee/tea trays, television (M-Net) and other special treats. The patio overlooks the lovely garden and swimming pool. Attractions The house is ideally situated for both business people and tourists who visit the garden route, Victoria Bay are all within easy reach. George also offers lovely park, forest and mountain hikes and a selection of some of the best golf courses in the country. The interesting George Museum is close by. Local tours, power van trips up the mountain, the Outeniqua Choo-Choo steam train to Knysna and back can all be arranged. Surfing, diving, fishing, paragliding and hang gliding are some other special attractions. Hosts Your hosts Johan and Madeleine Smuts and family live in a renovated railway shed adjacent to the guest house. As we also love travelling we shall gladly assist you with advice and bookings. With our personal and informal approach we wish your stay to be unforgettable, as one of our Irish guests remarked "this feels real". Facilities Credit Card Telephone, fax and Internet BBQ Parking on the premises 10 minutes from the airport (transport can be arranged) we also have Conference facilities.

Esperanza Countryside Accommodation

This beautiful countryside house is in the breathtaking Geelhoutboom area of George in the Garden Route.You can watch the beautiful 360 degree sunset on your doorstep.We offer a tranquil and safe haven in the most beautiful bit of countryside with wide open spaces. Situated approximately 10 km from the sea and 15 km from George.The fully equipped holiday home is spacious enough for 12 people. It is ideal for large families or small groups. Single guests are also welcome.Enjoy the swimming pool and inside as well as outside braai (BBQ) and pool table.Big fold-up doors lead onto the beautiful garden. For the kids there is a jungle gym, kayaking on the plaas dam and lots and lots of space to run around.This area is very popular for cyclist and joggers. Or take leisurely walks around the beautiful countryside for some fresh air. It is the ideal getaway from the busy city life.From the neighbours you can get fresh milk or cheese even eggs and strawberries.A daily cleaning service is included.(Afrikaans)Hierdie pragtige plattelandse huis is in die asemtowende Geelhoutboom-area van George in die Tuinroete.Hou die wonderskone 360 grade sonsondergang van een van die vele patios dop. Ons voorsien n rustige en veilige toevlugsoord in die mooiste stukkie platteland met groot oop ruimte, sowat 10 km vanaf die see en 15 km vanaf George.Hierdie volledig-toegeruste vakansiehuis is ruim groepe. Enkelgroepe is ook welkom. Geniet die swembad, binne- en buite braai en die pooltafe. Groot oopvoudeure lei na die pragtige tuin. Daar is n klimraam vir die kinders asook kayakke op die plaasdam. Hulle kan visvang in die dam. Die tuin is baie groot en kinders speel heeldag buite.Die area is baie gewild onder fietsryers en drawwers of gaan vir n wandeling in die pragtige natuurskoon van Geelhoutboom. Dit is die ideale wegbreekplek ver van die stad om gesonde vars lug in te asem.En net langsaan is die plase waar jy vars melk of kaas of eiers en selfs aarbeie kan aankoop.n Daaglikse skoonmaakdiens is ingesluit.

Farmlands Guesthouse

Farmlands Guest House is located on a privately owned farm, situated in a tranquil area of George, 5 min away from George Airport. The guest house is ideal for guests looking for comfortable lodging, close to various facilities and attractions within the town and surrounds, perfect for mountain biking enthusiasts. We are situated right next to the famous Red Berry Farm with a lot of activities for the whole family. We offer a shuttle service from and to the airport of George for our guests. Accommodation at Farmlands Guest House comprises 5 bedrooms, which are tastefully decorated. These rooms are furnished with either double bed or a queen-size bed, with an en-suite bathroom fitted with either a shower and or bath, basin and toilet. All the rooms have a smart TV with Netflix and other streaming apps. In all rooms are fans, heaters and tea- and coffee-making facilities. An optional breakfast is available and served in the dining room at an additional cost. The guest house also offers a communal lounge with DStv to relax in. We also have braai facilities available. Please note rooms are not serviced on Sundays, Christmas and Public Holidays. Blind guests and their guide dogs are more than welcome. Secure, off-street parking is available for vehicles. Farmlands Guest House is a 15-minute drive from the center of town, shops, restaurants. Fancourt golf course is only 3km from Farmlands. Herolds bay and Glentana beach are only 10km from the Farm.

Ibis Place Guesthouse

Guesthouse is a beautiful bed and breakfast and self catering accommodation overlooking the Outeniqua Mountains. It is situated in the middle of the Garden Route only 10 minutes from the George CBD and 8 km from George Airport. Ibis Place is close to the world famous golf courses such as Fancourt Golf Estate, Oubaai, Kingswood and George Golf Club. We are close to sunny beaches such as Victoria Bay, Harolds bay and Glentana.Also situated nearby is the well known Redberry Strawberry Farm, hiking trails and wedding attractions such as Tromonto Wedding venue, Uitsig Wedding Venue and By Grace Alone.At Ibis Place you can choose between bed and breakfast accommodation and self-catering in our garden cottages. Ibis Place offers 6 double or twin luxury bedrooms each with full en-suite bathroom. Our Self catering Cottages are fully equipped and can accommodate 4 or 8 people respectively. We also provide one large open plan room with 10 beds accommodating from minimum 5 to 10 people.Our Flamingo Cottage is wheelchair friendly and caters for the disabled.Full English breakfast is included with the 6 bed and breakfast rooms and is optional extra for the self-catering cottages and room for 10.Dinners are by arrangement one day prior to arrival and are served in the dining room. We provide a long outdoor patio where guests can enjoy mountain views whilst having their breakfast, dinners and sundowners. We provide a free braai facility with fires where guests can enjoy a braai on their own.All rooms equipped with:  TV MNet DSTV Safes Fans Heaters Bar fridge Coffee/tea facilities We welcome families, groups, corporate, leisure and sport groups. Large living room, braai area, swimming pool, big stoep and communal kitchen is available to all guests.Wi-FiWheelchair friendly (one cottage only)Flamingo Accommodate 1 - 2 people in open plan cottage Wheelchair friendly King size bed Bar Fridge Small Lounge Flat screen TV & DSTV, MNET/ KYKNET/ Movie Magic/ Super Sport Disability Bathroom with separate toilet and shower Panel heater Fans Stoep facing dam and Outeniqua mountains Towels and bedding Ten SleeperAccommodate 1 -10 people in open plan room 10 single beds Fans Flat screen TV & DSTV, MNET/ KYKNET/ Movie Magic/ Super Sport Mini Kitchen Fridge Panel Heaters Large shower with 2 outlets and toilet Ideal for groups - sharing basis

Lollypop Cottage

Lollypop is a delightful self catering cottage situated in the heart of the Garden Route town of George It is a cottage situated in a huge lush garden, free standing from the main colonial style house It is tucked away in a tree-lined suburb, within walking distance from good restaurants, the museum, library and the Botanical gardens. Victoria Bay and George Airport are only 15km away. Lollypop Cottage is a unique, self catering 1 bedroom "little home" away from home. Very stylish, yet warm and comfortable. Lollypop has a flatscreen TV, dvd for those rainy days, secure off street parking, a normal braai or gas! And a free laundry service for guests who stay for longer periods. A good bottle of red or white wine will be provided on arrival to let you feel most welcome! It is ideal for the inquisitive traveler who wants to explore, mountain bike, play golf and experience all that the Garden Route has to offer. There is a private swimming pool - can be used only on request. The Post Office. Banks, Provincial and Private hospitals (Medi Clinic) all within 2km. The Garden Route Mall is4.5km away and the Farmers Food Market - open only on Saturdays 5km. Lollypop Cottage Facilities: Spacious Bedroom Comfortable Living Area with sleeper couch Daily Laundry available at no extra cost Kitchen Facilities Secure Private Parking WIFI Internet Access DSTV Outdoor eating and braai area Attractions in George and the Garden Route area: Garden Route Botanical Gardens Outeniqua Choo Choo which runs to Mossel Bay Transnet Railway Museum Hiking routes into the mountains Mountain biking routes in the forests Close to the stunning beaches and world class golf courses Oudsthoorn, Knysna, Mossel Bay only 1 hour away Fantastic Game Reserves

Serendipity Coastal Lodge

Self-catering lodge accommodation in a private nature reserve, Ballots Bay between George and Wilderness, Garden Route, Western Cape Province, South Africa General Serendipity Lodge is a luxury log home with spectacular sea and mountain views. It is situated on a steep fynbos covered site on the edge of a forested gorge in a private nature reserve. Serendipity is world class, an executive eco-tourist's dream. The cottage rests in a private, silent, healthy and scenic paradise. Ballots Bay is in a world of its own, a secret beauty spot, known only to a few privileged residents and their guests. On-site The wooden cottage on stilts is a perfect place for anyone with a love of nature to get away and relax in perfect tranquility. You are surrounded by the nature / game reserve, with Bushbuck, Bontebok, Zebra, Ostrich, the rarely seen Caracal (Lynx cat or Rooikat), and hundreds of birds. From the deck, living and bedrooms of Serendipity, the Indian Ocean can be seen from river mouth to horizon. The whale and dolphin paradise stretches below your feet, edged by 40 km of coastline from Wilderness to Buffels Bay. Watch the moods of the sea, and hear the waves breaking on the rocks around the delightful private beach. To the north, the often misty Outeniqua Mountains stretch from George to Knysna. Over 130 species of bird inhabit the Cape Wildflower Floral Kingdom. The Afromontane forest of the George Nature Reserve, home to Knysna Louries, is on the left of the Bay and the fynbos covered cliffs are on the right. The two plant species meet in the natural garden at your feet. The Erica and Proteas attract sunbirds and give all year colour. Recreation and Golf Go walking, go paddling in the sea or fishing on the rocks. If our private beach is too small and lonely for you, the whole range of famous Garden Route beaches are within easy reach. Walk to the Victoria Bay swimming and surfing beach along the Outeniqua Choo Choo rail line, or you could just take the 10-minute drive. More leisurely strolls include the Whale Trail, the Fynbos Walk or an amble to the Forest Boma near Sunset Point. Allow 20 to 30 minutes each way, and at least that long again to soak in the views. There are also longer walks, including a strandloper cave walk (permit required). If you can pull yourself away, the Garden Route is a paradise for golfers. The George, Kingswood, Fancourt, Links and Oubaai golf courses are all within a 30-minute drive. Another 30 minutes will get you to Knysna, Pezula (Sparrebosch), Plettenberg Bay, Goose Valley, Mossel Bay or Oudtshoorn. The Bells Academy Driving Range and the Glenwood Mashie Course are 15 minutes from home. Food, Drink and Entertainment The nearest shops are the Sasol and Engen One-Stop on the N2, while the huge Garden Route Shopping Mall with chain stores, restaurants and pubs is less than 15 minutes away. The City of George has garages, cinemas, doctors, a hospital and all sports facilities. The George Airport is a 22-minute drive away. Self-Catering Accommodation The lodge is beautifully furnished and appointed to meet the most discerning of tastes. Owned by a doctor and his wife, the lodge has been built by T&B log homes and decorated by Ingrid Davies Interiors. While appearing small and cozy, it comfortably sleeps six in three bedrooms, with bunk beds sleeping five in a spare room below. It has three full bathrooms plus a Jacuzzi overlooking the sea. The open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge have all got views, and there is a sunny library. The cottage caters for every need, and has a plasma TV with full DSTV, DVD with lots of movies, hi-fi, radios, two fridge / freezers, hob, oven, microwave, washing machine, tumble drier, dishwasher and kettle braai. It has a ceramic wood burning fire pot and gas heater. It also has a boma with a wood burning pizza oven. The lodge will be clean and washed when you get there but is not serviced. The fee includes cleaning it again when you leave. Should you want additional servicing during your stay, please enquire when making the booking. Getting There Take the Victoria Bay turnoff from the N2, 5 km east of George on the way to the Wilderness. A few hundred metres after leaving the N2, turn right through the walled entrance into Carmel / Ballots Bay. Your adventure starts here. Go past the horses and Caravan Park, keep right just before the Carmel Centre and go down a narrow two track brick road. About 0.5 km down the hill, you get to the Outeniqua Choo Choo rail line. The next 1.5 km are narrow, steep and winding but you do not need a 4x4, just go slowly (15 km/h max). You will go down into the gorge, cross over two rivers and then, in 1st gear, go back up the other side. When you get to the T-junction just after the guard hut at the top you have reached Beach Road. Turn left towards the Chapel. 100m down keep left where the road turns off to Lands End / Chapel. Serendipity, 21 Beach Road, Ballots Bay, is 200m down on the right. Park behind the white Lada which is in the driveway under the house. Suitable Guests Serendipity is for anybody wanting total peace and quiet in a luxury home environment. Ideal for nature lovers, and for stressed executives wanting to get away from it all. Take the family with, there is plenty for them to do. Rest, read, lie back in the Spa, walk if you like and sleep, you won't want to leave. There is no noise, no bright lights and no parties, but George and the Wilderness are only 15 minutes away. The house is raised (see picture) so you must at least be able to climb 15 gentle steps. Strictly no pets (it is a nature reserve).

Nearby Accommodation

Cliff Top House

Luxury holiday houses in Ballots Private Nature Reserve near Wilderness and Victoria Bay, Garden Route, Western Cape South Africa. Cliff Top Houses Situated in a protected nature reserve perched high on the cliffs and surrounded by forest, fynbos and ocean, these exceptional houses are ideal hideaways for those seeking peace, tranquility and that special magic. The houses No 8 - "The Bee's Knees" - to be excellent or of an extremely high standard No 24 - "The Cat's Whiskers" - a person or thing that is excellent or superior Designed by multi-award winning architect Henry Paine, these contemporary timber houses blend exquisitely into the surrounding nature in a combination of light, glass, wood and open spaces. "The bee's knees" is our spectacular newest house, sleeping 4 adults. Situated directly on the cliff edge, enjoy magnificent ocean views, waves crashing on the rocks below and whales so close you can touch them. "The cat's whiskers" with splendid sea, cliff and forest views, sleeps 6 and is a symphony of glass, timber and open spaces leading onto sea and forest decks. Slide open the glass doors from the living room to the sea facing decks and watch whales and dolphin in the bay below or waves crashing against the rocks. The dining rooms lead onto the Fynbos deck with hues of pink, lavender, yellow and orange. Watch the flash of red and green as the Knysna Turaco swoops over the forest canopy, or hear the call of the elusive Narina Trogon from deep in the forest. If you are lucky, you might glimpse a bushbuck passing by. The main bedrooms with glass doors opening onto spectacular views of the ocean, takes your breath away. Watch whales from the romantic bath big enough for two in the luxurious bathroom en suite. The houses are fully equipped with quality furnishings, appliances and crisp cotton white linen - everything you need to make you feel pampered and comfortable. The spaces have been created for peace, reflection and conversation. Play games, bird watch, do a puzzle, read or simply gaze at the view - there is no television to spoil the atmosphere. Accommodation "The Bee's Knees" - no 8 Main bedroom - Glorious ocean and cliff views with queen bed leading onto private deck. Bathroom en-suite with luxurious bath, double shower and the same ocean view. Second bedroom - Spectacular ocean views with queen bed and private deck. Bathroom en-suite with double shower and the same ocean view. "The Cat's Whiskers" - no 24 Main bedroom - Views of ocean, fynbos & forest, private deck, queen bed, bathroom en-suite with luxurious bath, shower and splendid views. Second bedroom - Views of forest and ocean, queen bed, private deck, bathroom en-suite with shower and forest views. Third bedroom - Views of fynbos and ocean, two single beds, bathroom en-suite with shower. The Nature Reserve Zebra and ostrich roam the plains along the top of the cliffs and bushbuck, bushpig and porcupine forage in the forested gorges. When you venture out at night, you might see owls and the highly secretive Caracal (wild cat) hunting for small rodents. Our nature reserve is a bird watcher's heaven with at least 35 species of bird that have been identified, many of them rare and endemic to the Southern Cape. It is home to sea, forest and fynbos birds making it unusually varied and prolific. The nature reserve abounds with hiking trails, some gentle and some steep. The ‘Fynbos trail’ winds through fynbos flower species seen nowhere else in the world. The ‘Whale trail’ takes you along rugged cliffs and up and down steep gorges and the “Magic Forest trail” winds through forest and up to the plains. The rocks around Ballots Bay are a fisherman’s paradise and the pebbly beach is perfect for foraging and exploring or paddling in the river as it meets the sea. The reserve is accessed via a private strip paved road that winds over rivers and up and down steep slopes that some call challenging, we call magical. But don’t be put off; it is easily accessed in ordinary vehicles. Further afield Drive 10 minutes to famous surfer's paradise, Victoria Bay, which boasts not only world-class surfing, but also an excellent swimming beach. George with its shops, restaurants and cinemas is 15 minutes away. Wilderness, also 15 minutes away has beautiful beaches, lagoon and river, canoeing, great walks, excellent restaurants and country markets. Sedgefield, 25 minutes away is famous for its award winning Saturday “Wild Oats farmers market” with gourmet organic products grown in the vicinity. The serene inland lakes flow into the sea here and the beaches are amongst the finest on the Garden Route. The Garden Route is a golfers paradise featuring 11 of South Africa’s most spectacular golf courses, including the no 1 golf course – The Links at Fancourt. The Garden Route was awarded the 2014 Golf Destination of the Year for Africa by the International Association for Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO). Popular holiday destinations Knysna, Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn and Plettenberg Bay are within easy reach.

Ocean View and Fynbos

In the heart of the Cape Garden Route,George Airport, it is the ideal spot to relax, watch the whales, walk the many nature trails or just do nothing. The accommodation With breathtaking ocean and mountain views from every room in the house and a haven to relax in peace and tranquillity, this spacious, luxuriously furnished house has 4 double bedrooms (2 en suite - with separate bath and shower). The fourth bedroom also has a bunk-bed for children to enjoy. In the main bedroom en suite bathroom the bath overlooks the ocean and you can watch the whales while you soak! All bedrooms are equipped with built in cupboards and high quality bed and bathroom linen. There is a third bathroom with shower. The kitchen is fully equipped with quality utensils and all facilities, including a combo washing machine / dryer. There is a gas fireplace for those cold winter months. The open plan entertainment and kitchen area invites light and views while you lie and read on the corner couch, dine outside on the patio or, dare we say it, watch the weekend DSTV sport on the flat screen television. The extendable dining and patio tables can accommodate all those drop-in dinner guests. There is no telephone, but good cellphone and 3G reception. Need to finish that thesis or book? This is the place to do it! You would need a vehicle to get to the house and allow you to move around in the area. The drive from the airport takes you along the highway and onto a strip-paved road into the reserve. Driving within the 20km speed limit will secure your safe arrival! Being a sensitive environment and timber house, there are unfortunately also some rules. These include no pets or animals, no loud music or noise, no open fires or unprotected flames (use bricketts to braai in the Weber), no picking of flowers or removing of plants. The surrounding and area Being a protected nature reserve, there is always something exquisite to see, from rare fynbos species to shy Knysna Loerie and Bushbuck or busy insects, all part of our unique and protected ecosystem. A 10 minute walk away you will find zebra, bontebok and other game roaming freely in the reserve, whilst down in the valey you may find some monkeys! The reserve has its own private beach, but there are numerous swimming ponds in the cliffs in front of the house. There are numerous excellent fishing spots. A short drive away is the glorious Oudtshoorn with its world famous Kango Caves.

Palm Beach Flatlets - Victoria Bay

Palm Beach Flatlets in Victoria Bay offers 3 self catering flatlets with breathtaking view of the ocean. Palm 1: This flatlet is built of timber on the first floor level giving a breathtaking view of the ocean. It has a lovely sun-deck at the front and back Up-market All mod cons Serviced daily Braai Facilities Open plan lounge/kitchenette Main bedroom (double bed only) Sleeps two En-suite bathroom with double bath Off-road safe parking for one vehicle provided Palm Flat: This flatlet is built of timber on the ground floor level giving a breathtaking view of the ocean. It has a lovely sun-deck Up-market All mod cons Serviced daily Open plan lounge/bedroom Upper-level kitchenette The bathroom is designed for those Idyllic relaxing soak-in-the-bath evenings Main bedroom with double bed. Other bedroom with 2 single beds Sleeps four Off-road safe parking for one vehicle provided. Palm Cottage: The top deck of a Swiss Styled Wooden Chalet Stunning view Family Chalet Braai/Barbeque Facility Sundeck Undercover parking DSTV & Microwave Linen Supplied Sleeps family of 4 comfortably Main Bedroom (double bed & single bed) En-Suite Bathroom Also a Nook with Double-bunk bed Open Plan Lounge/Kitchen

Easybay at Oubaai

The house is situated in the Oubaai Golf Estate and is self-catering. It is only 5 minutes drive from George International Airport. There are 4 double on-suite bedrooms of which 3 have a sea view. There is 1 kid's bedroom with 2 bunk beds and a separate bathroom across the hall and 1 ¾ on-suite bedroom. The house is equipped with a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier. All linen, towels and beach towels are provided. There is a DSTV machine but you must bring your own card. There is a surround sound hi-fi throughout the entertainment area. There are 2 separate TV rooms each with their own flat screen TV. There is a double automated garage. There are 2 adult and 2 children mountain bikes. The house is serviced everyday. The braai area is enclosed with a frameless glass door with a beautiful view where you can sit even when the wind blows. A refreshing pool with a safety net is in a walled area where you can cool off after a day at the beach. The beach is 10 minutes drive to Herholdt's Bay. Day trips can be taken to the Wilderness and Mosselbay.

Firewings

Situated in the Ernie Els designed, Oubaai Golf Estate, a mere 10 minutes from George Airport, with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and Outeniqua mountains, this luxury home will provide the ideal springboard for golfers, nature lovers and holiday makers alike to explore South Africa's scenic garden Route. Awarded four stars by the Tourism grading council of South Africa, this spacious home boasts four en-suite bedrooms, three overlooking the Ocean and one the mountains, all with their own verandas. Each room has two single beds, easily converted to King size. Other features include a sparkling pool, four-seater golf cart and two barbecue areas. The kitchen and living area have all the modcons needed for that home from home holiday. Guests can play golf on Ernie's masterpiece, Oubaai, at reduced rates, or work-out or play squash in the lifestyle centre, secure in the knowledge that the estate has state of the art 24hour security. Dine at the 5 star Oubaai Regency Hyatt, relax in the spa, or simply enjoy a sundowner while watching whales or dolphins from the whaledeck, but there simply is no better place to experience the Garden Route than Firewings atOubaai.

Seaside House

The house is situated right on the beach in Wilderness, with breathtaking views of breaking waves. Let the sounds of the sea lull you to sleep. With 4 bedrooms all en suite allow for easy living in style and comfort. Upstairs a large entertainment area consists of a dining area and TV room with an indoor braai. There are 3 full bedrooms with on suite bathroom also upstairs. All three bedrooms have a balcony with spectacular views. The downstairs area consists of a open plan living area, dining area and TV room. The open plan kitchen are fully equipped with dishwasher and washing machine to make your stay really comfortable for you and your family. The 4th bedroom and bathroom are also situated downstairs. With the enclosed stoep you can enjoy the breathtaking views, even if the weather is not perfect. Rustic outside braai for your lazy afternoon braais. The house offers secure security walls with sliding electric gates for easy access. This is the ideal place to use as a base for paragliding as the landing area for one of the best gliding spots in the world is directly behind the house. Fancourt golf course is merely 17km,s away and many others golf courses are in the vicinity. George airport is only 15 km from Wilderness. Good surfing and water sports are all available in the Wilderness. Hiking trails and game reserves are also very close. Throughout the year there are many activities one can persue. With the site being very central to a host of activities. Paragliding one can land on the sand in front of the cottage after launching from a world renown spot , The Map of Africa, which is from the hill behind the cottage. Kitesurfing ,surfing and fishing are literally 10 metres away and you are on the beach. During the whaling season whales frequent the seas around the area and can often be found just off the beach in front of the cottage. Swimming is pleasant and there are lagoons nearby for the kids to play if that is your preference. The wilderness National Park is a mere 2.5km away there are beautiful nature trails waiting to be explored. George is renowned for its breathtaking Golf courses such as Fancourt and the Links. George is 12 km away. The airport is 15km from the Cottage. Knysna for the adventurer is 40 KM away where there have recently been 48 seahorses born in captivity, one of the only places in the world to have seahorses visible to divers with little effort. For the family this is the perfect breakaway destination with something to offer for the whole family, safe and secure and child friendly we offer a trampoline, a tree house and a lovely patch of lawn right on the sea's edge for the kids to play. There are a number of restaurants in the village all within walking distance, as well as a garage and cafe for all your self catering requirements. The Garden Route Mall is a short 5 minute drive away. Some other entertainment in the vicinity includes: Bungee Jumping 60km Shark cage diving 40km Treetop swinging 50km Dolphin watching 60km Game drives 40km

Seaside Cottage

The cottage is situated right on the beach in Wilderness, with breathtaking views of breaking waves. Let the sounds of the sea lull you to sleep. Good surfing and water sports are all available in the Wilderness. Hiking trails and game reserves are also very close. Seaside Cottage is exactly that. A double story wooden Cottage set on the shoreline of the mystical Wilderness and can sleep five. The cottage has its own private entry with electronic gate as well as shaded undercover parking. There is a high wall that surrounds the property making it safe for children. The ground floor has an open plan kitchen and lounge which is fully set up with all the utensils one would need. There is a television in the lounge with VCR , and Satellite television. Above are two bedrooms. An on suite with double bed and shower, basin and toilet. (cot available on request) Sliding doors go off the room onto a wooden balcony. The second room has 2 single beds and a double bed. The bathroom offers a full bath, basin, toilet and shower. Throughout the year there are many activities one can persue. With the site being very central to a host of activities. Paragliding one can land on the sand in front of the cottage after launching from a world renown spot , The Map of Africa, which is from the hill behind the cottage. Kitesurfing ,surfing and fishing are literally 10 metres away and you are on the beach. During the whaling season whales frequent the seas around the area and can often be found just off the beach in front of the cottage. Swimming is pleasant and there are lagoons nearby for the kids to play if that is your preference. The wilderness National Park is a mere 2.5km away there are beautiful nature trails waiting to be explored. George is renowned for its breathtaking Golf courses such as Fancourt and the Links. George is 12 km away. The airport is 15km from the Cottage. Knysna for the adventurer is 40 KM away where there have recently been 48 seahorses born in captivity, one of the only places in the world to have seahorses visible to divers with little effort. For the family this is the perfect breakaway destination with something to offer for the whole family, safe and secure and child friendly. There are a number of restaurants in the village all within walking distance, as well as a garage and cafe for all your self catering requirements. The Garden Route Mall is a short 5 minute drive away. Some other entertainment in the vicinity includes: Bungee Jumping 60km Shark cage diving 40km Treetop swinging 50km Dolphin watching 60km Game drives 40km

Malachite Country House

In the tranquil beauty of 10 hectares of private land, and surrounded by indigenous forest, Malachite Country House treats the eye with breathtaking views over the Outeniqua Mountains to the north and the Indian Ocean to the south. We invite you to share in our exclusive accommodation at the Malachite, situated on a hill, and only minutes' drive away from the picturesque village of Wilderness and the vast expanse of its golden beaches. The Residence The Malachite is a newly designed home and offers accommodation for up to six people and every room has been fitted to the highest standard. The Malachite also presents a housekeeping service from Monday to Saturday and a laundry service can be arranged at additional costs. Bedrooms - The spacious main bedroom is equipped with a queen size bed and fitted with beautiful wooden wardrobes and a built in dressing table. Sliding doors open onto a sundeck with an endless view over the Indian Ocean. The en suite bathroom is modernly equipped with a separate bath- and shower facility. The second and third bedrooms are both equipped with wooden wardrobes with built in dressing table. Sliding doors open onto a patio overlooking the Indian Ocean. Bedroom 2 is equipped with a queen site bed whilst Bedroom 3 has two twin beds. Both bedrooms share a spacious bathroom facility with a separate bath and shower. All three rooms have access to an undercover patio and barbeque area. Common area - The kitchen, lounge and dining area is an extra large, open plan design. The lounge is equipped with satellite television and fireplace and the kitchen is fully equipped with modern cooking facilities and microwave. A separate scullery room has a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. There is undercover parking for two vehicles adjacent to the kitchen area. The Ideal Destination in the Heart of the Garden Route! Situated on the banks of the Touw river and its placid lagoon, Wilderness Village has a romance of its own. The sideway shops and café's will charm you with their creative approach and warm hospitality. Intimate restaurants cater to every taste, from the adventurous and seafood diners to the more traditional South African food lovers. Enjoy the inspiring work of our local artists and crafters at our regular craft market and surrounding studios. Pay a visit to the Irma Art Studio for exclusive artwork on ceramics, as well as oils on canvas, with a typical South African identity. The beaches and forest walks offer opportunities to birdwatchers and hikers, the hills and kloofs beckon the paraglider and mountain biker, the extensive waterways lure those who wish to canoe or sail. Inland drives will underline the beauty of the mountain views, and short forests walks will allow you to investigate the wonders of this old forest. You may even come eye to eye with the elusive Knysna Loerie! Take a trip on the renowned Outeniqua Choo-tjoe Steam Train which winds its way along the coast and past the lakes on a 67 km journey to Knysna. From Dolphin's Point on the N2, you can view the world famous Kaaiman's Bridge or watch dolphins playing in the surf. From May, every year, the Southern Right Whales will stun you with their presence. The historical background will take you back as far as the middle and late 19th century and the St. Aidan's Chapel, dating as far back as the 1900', still holds services on Sundays. For the golf enthusiast many excellent courses have been developed along the coastline. The Malachite Country House is only 20 km away from the Fancourt Estate and it's four superb golf courses. One of them, The Links, hosted the President's Cup in 2003! The Wilderness is a perfect location from where neighbouring towns like Knysna (45km), Plettenberg Bay (80km), Mossel Bay (70km) and George (15km) can be visited.