Savour the breathtaking view of the 45km coastline of the Indian Ocean, the Outeniqua Mountains and the Lagoons.
Leisure activities include but are not limited to golfing, sightseeing, whale watching, to mention only a few.
Or you can just relax in our beautiful garden of indigenous plants and trees, and refresh yourself in our 'pool with a view'.
All rooms have twin or king-size beds, television and room safe.
In the bathroom there is a shower, underfloor heating, heated towel rail and hairdryer, bathrobes and pool and bath towels.
In the entrance to each room you will find a tray with electric kettle and everything you need to make a cup of tea or coffee and a 45 x 45 cm bar fridge. Free 250MB wifi per day with option to purchase more online.
The city of George is situated at the western entry to the renowned Garden Route, one of the main tourist attractions of South Africa. The city boasts more than 100.000 inhabitants lying at the foot of the picturesque Outeniqua Mountains (max. 1370m). George is the only mayor city between Cape Town 440km to the west, and Port Elizabeth 250km to the east.
Paradise Cove is located:
* 15 minutes from the city centre of George,
* 20 minutes from the airport (GRJ) and
* 10 minutes from the closest beach.
The Garden Route is an idyllic, green, coastal area with mountains, forests and endless sandy beaches. It is the main holiday destination for South Africans offering a wide range of tourist attractions. You will enjoy your vacation at Paradise Cove from the first day because there is no time difference between Europe and South Africa.
In Room Facilities:
We offer four comfortable, thatched roof South African cottages, each with an individual patio with a terrific view and direct access to the garden and saltwater pool.
* A golfer's paradise:
- 15 golf courses in the vicinity (a radius of 75 km)
- The world renowned "Fancourt Golf Club Estate" in George is the world's second best golf course (President's Cup in 2003)
* Water sports:
- Diving, Waterskiing, Surfing / Body boarding / Kite surfing, Canoeing on the lagoons, maybe bird watching or just swimming in the sea, or sunbathing on the beach or at the pool
A must are the towns of Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, Oudtshoorn and Mossel Bay, where there are museums and many tempting shopping opportunities.
* Nature reserves, game- and safari parks, like Wilderness- or Tsitsikamma National Park.
Through indigenous forests, the mountains or along the coastline, maybe for several days.
Along unspoiled, neverending beaches.
- Whale watching (August through November), dolphins
- Bird watching, Collecting shells at the beaches of the Indian Ocean
- "Floral kingdom" of the fynbos, Milkwood etc.
* Mountain passes:
Plenty of untarred old roads passing through breathtaking landscapes, a paradise for off-road-fans and motor bikers.
* Wine tasting
* And many more activities like riding, tennis etc., etc., etc.
We will provide you with all the information you need.
* Wining & Dining:
A full breakfast will be served in our new breakfast room or in the garden.
For lunch /dinner information will be provided on a broad selection of reasonable to excellent / first class restaurants. The cost of dining by European standards is very reasonable.
Excellent South African wines are offered even in restaurants for moderate prices.
Regional specialties are meat: mostly perfect beef (Steaks), lamb, ostrich, game (springbok, kudu, crocodile, etc.)
Fish is very fresh and of excellent quality.
Vegetables are ripened under the sun and of unexpected taste.
Exotic and well known fruits of top quality.
The tap water is clean and drinkable.
There are supermarkets and a new shopping mall in George.
On Saturdays there is a weekly farmer's market in Sedgefield and Outeniqua Farmers market just about 4 Km from us providing a good selection of crafts as well cakes and breads.
The tjoe tjoe is not going at the moment but will be running soon again and for now you can do the Power Van from George up into the Mountain a good 2.5 hours of beauty and fun.