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    Fairview Historic Homestead

    36 Stander Street, George 6529, South Africa
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Of all the guesthouses in South Africa, Fairview Historic Homestead is my favourite. 5* service and absolutely everything you might need is catered for. Exquisitely decorated rooms, scrumptious breakfast and loads and loads of ambience. Philda Benckenstein is one of the too designers when it...More

    Thank owen37
    Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

    Excellent accommodation in a beautiful historic homestead. Wonderful breakfast (jam served with Carrol Boyes spoons no less!) Lovely renovated room, with a wonderful mix of stylish new & antique furnishings. Very well renovated bathroom with excellent lighting and ventilation. Karen was a lovely host during...More

    Thank shesmilesweetly
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    This was our last night in South Africa and a lovely place to stay. The building has lots of character and the rooms were great full of period pieces yet very cosy and modern. Breakfast plentiful and included own fruit juices and eggs from own...More

    Thank jackie7waterfield
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    We enjoyed an excellent stay at Fairview Homestead. The property is beautiful and the historic homestead and garden is immaculately maintained. Philda and team are warm and hospitable - and her breakfasts are a real treat. Rooms are beautifully decorated to suit the period of...More

    Thank SaritaGouws
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    What a Wonderfully Delightful Guest House. The rooms are clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated. The breakfasts are scrumptious and filling. The staff are friendly and helpful. The garden is magnificent. The owners Philda & Desmond Benkenstein pay attention to the finer details and Philda runs...More

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    • US$ 90 - US$ 126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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