This George historic landmark property, dating back to 1861, has been sympathetically restored and is a Boutique B&B targeting garden enthusiasts and people with an appreciation for history and heritage. Polished wooden floors, an eclectic mix of modern and antique furniture and working fireplaces lend warmth & character to the spacious bedrooms. In 1996 the Benkenstein's took up the challenge to restore the original Bergsig farmhouse - bearing in mind that the challenge in restoring & maintaining any old building remains to stay true to the authenticity of the structure.With Desmond and Philda Benkenstein at the helm of an ever-evolving garden & Thereasa running the guesthouse, there is a quality & genuine sense of hospitality.
Whether on business or holiday, home comforts and privacy will ensure a memorable stay in this graciously restored homestead. Owner managed Family rooms Off-street parking Wireless Internet access available Swimming pool Dinner by arrangement. Some rooms with wheelchair access. Close to Outeniqua High School 20 km from Airport 8km from Victoria Bay 4 km from George Mediclinic 4km from Garden Route Mall. George makes an excellent base from which to explore the Garden Route, famous for its scenic beauty, fynbos, long sandy beaches and some of the finest golf courses. Take a day trip to Knysna (30 minutes drive away), Oudtshoorn / Cango Caves (1 hour's drive) or Mossel Bay / White Shark cage diving (40 minutes drive). There are more than 10 excellent golf courses within a 60km radius.