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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Shopping Centre
“All the shops you need as well as plenty of restaurants and the SterKinekor cinemas.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Farm
“Perfect trip for the family. Lots of food choices for the parents and activities for the younger ones.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Fat Fish is the perfect place to spoil someone on a special night. You'll be served with high quality food and get excellent service.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Lovely Saturday morning outing, fresh produce and breakfasts, and often live music.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Museum
“Experience a day down memory lane, visit the Outeniqua Transport Museum in George where you can see many different old steam trains. Various models of steam locomotives, a brilliant collection of steam locomotive number plates, makers plates, a model train room, road motor vehicles and a private vintage car selection complete the exhibition. A coffee shop is available inside the museum. The Outeniqua Power van also departs from the Transport Museum.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Electronics Store
“There is a public bus service during the day. But to be honest, you will need a car if you want to explore the area. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Place to eat
“ Located in the heart of picturesque George is a fine country Bistro that offers a cosy dining experience”
  • 10 locals recommend
Park
“Peaceful day outside. You can have a walk through the gardens, have a picnic and enjoy all the flower and bird species around.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Nature
“A very pretty spot in George with a little dam that reflects the mountains. Great for photography, picnics, and relaxing strolls and there are occasional events hosted here. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to eat
“They have the best Sushi in town - this place has a modern pub vibe to it. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Theatre
“Birthday parties and anniversaries are popular occasions which are celebrated at the theatre in the renovated Backstage lounge. Recently, the venue has become very popular for weddings and The George Arts Theatre has held four beautiful occasions here.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Place to shop
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“Fresh fruit and Veg. Excellent meat selection and deli. Coffee Shop. Sushi.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Place to eat
“A world famous golf course in breath taking area in George. This course is always lush green and very well maintained.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“A wonderful breakfast spot, cakes and Ice Cream for lunch? Do not miss the opportunity to visit this unique little restaurant.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Entertainment
“George Museum is a cultural history museum located in the town of George, Western Cape, South Africa. It preserves the history of the town of George with a special focus on the timber industry. It also houses an art collection. The museum was started by Charles Sayers, in 1967 in a single room in Courtenay Street, George is situated 28kms from Nature's Nook.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Variety of dishes, including Grill, Pizza, Mediterranean, Seafood and Italian. Good quality food.”
  • 8 locals recommend