Where to stay around George?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 52 holiday lettings near George. From 21 houses to 6 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near George for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to George?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in George. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Garden Route Botanical Garden: 34 holiday lettings
  • Redberry Farm: 32 holiday lettings
  • Victoria Bay Beach: 36 holiday lettings
  • Knysna Quays: 74 holiday lettings
  • Featherbed Nature Reserve: 65 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around George listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in George?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 houses in George. Our other popular types of George holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in George?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in George. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in George, South Africa, Your Home Away From Home

    George is a city with well over 200,000 inhabitants. It is located in Western Cape, in South Africa and lies halfway between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. It enjoys a perfect positioning on the south coast of the country and this has led to an excellent tourist infrastructure having been established over recent decades. There is a good choice of comfortable self catering accommodation in George and the surrounding countryside; all offering an ideal get-away-from-it-all ambiance.

    Things to Do on Holiday in George, South Africa

    On your holidays in George you will be pleased to learn that there are numerous attractions within the city and surrounding area to keep you completely satisfied. Number on this list is likely to be The George Museum, which will give you all the insight you could ever need into the history of this corner of South Africa. Another museum to try and fit in on your holiday is The Outeniqua Transport Museum.

    George lies within an area of South Africa that is known as ‘The Garden Route’ and this is a forested part of the country that is just waiting for your exploration. The Garden Route Shopping Centre and The Garden Route Botanical Gardens can also be found within George itself.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in George, South Africa

    As your comfortable and cosy self catering accommodation in George will be located in such an action-packed part of South Africa, you can rest assured that there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. The beaches in this area offer plenty of excuses to take part in watersports and many of perfectly safe for family swimming. Golf is a massive draw to the area and there are several world-class venues to be found throughout the region.

    If you are able to hire a car on your holidays in George, why not head to Port Elizabeth? If you make it this far, there are several attractions to make it well worth your while. The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum, Port Elizabeth Oceanarium, The Red Location Museum and Greenacres Shopping Centre are a few ideas that you may well wish to check out.

    Weather in George, South Africa

    Visitors on their holidays in George can look forward to a near-Mediterranean climate. This will mean that temperatures usually hit the mid-twenties degrees Celsius during the summer (December to February) and the lowest average temperature during the winter is a very reasonable 19 degrees Celsius - perfect! Rainfall is a little higher in this coastal area and averages out at around 26 inches per year.

    Travel to George, South Africa

    For your holidays in George, you will be best off booking flights to and from Cape Town International Airport (CPT). Then, a hired car may well be in order for the couple of hours’ journey to your idyllic accommodation. You can choose between flights with either Virgin Atlantic, South African Airways or British Airways; all of which will depart from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Activities and attractions in George

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes George a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kingswood Golf Estate (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Fancourt Golf Estate (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Redberry Farm (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Garden Route Botanical Garden (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Sedge Links Golf Course (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of George

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in George. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Victoria Bay Beach (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Wilderness National Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Diaz Beach (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
    • Sedgefield Beach (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)