Welcome to Arbour1

Arbour1 is an easily accessible, centrally situated guesthouse in the luxurious, arboreous (tree-filled) suburb, Heatherlands, in George. Our convenient location (on the N12 main road to Oudsthoorn/Karoo), surrounded by the Outeniqua Mountains, makes Arbour1 ideal for businessmen/women, golf enthusiasts, cyclists, hikers, hospital visitors, sport enthusiasts and tourists who want to relax or explore the garden route.

our clients love our rooms



This is our smallest room, but has the best outside sitting area and closest to the swimming pool.


This is our room in the middle of the porch. The King size bed can be configured into 2 single beds.


This room has a King size bed and open-plan bath and shower. The toilet is closed-off. The perfect honeymoon room for a loving couple or single traveller. This room leads onto the deck


This is our most private room. It does not overlook our main garden but has its own private garden instead. The King sized bed can be configured into two single sized beds.

King Protea

Our Honeymoon-Room has the best view of the garden. This is also our biggest room with an ensuite bathroom with a shower and bath.

you will be treated like royalty

Each Room has the Following:


Free Wifi

TV, with DSTV

King Size Bed

Ensuite Bathroom


Alarm System

Tea & Coffee

Mounted Heaters


Hair dryer

Charging Station

Own Entrance

Enclosed Parking

Sitting Area



Fully refundable if cancelled 7 days or more prior to arrival

50% cancellation fee if cancelled less than 7 days prior to arrival

100% cancellation fee if cancelled less than 3 days prior to arrival

What we offer

Arbour1 is within walking distance of numerous restaurants, coffee shops, George Botanical Gardens (1,5 km) and George Museum (650 m). The George Airport (11 km) can be reached by an arranged shuttle service at an extra costThere is also two Go George Bus Stops next to Arbour1.


Arbour1 is newly renovated and has 5 stylish, comfortable rooms with King size beds, ensuite bathrooms (with cotton towels and complimentary toiletries) and a kitchenette with complimentary tea, instant coffee, filter coffee (plungers as well), rusks and heat-and-eat facilities. Each room has its own alarm, flat screen TV, Commercial DSTV Channels and unlimited free WiFi.   We now also include breakfast with all our bookings as of November 2023.


Four of our rooms overlook our spacious tree-filled bird-garden, swimming pool and communal braai-area (free braai-wood). Comfortable outdoor chairs will also be nearby and on the shared balcony and porch.

The fifth room, Eden, with its own garden and braai area, is our most private room. On requests, two of our rooms’ (Karoo and Eden) the king size beds can be configured into two single beds.

 Parking is available behind an electrified, remote-control gate. Unfortunately, no pets are allowed and smoking in the rooms, on the porch and close to the windows is prohibited. Regarding long-term accommodation (5 nights and longer), 10% discount will be implemented and linen will be replaced every 3rd night.


Options of Payment: EFT and Card Facilities. Unfortunately, we do not accept cash payments. Please be aware that prices can vary according to season.

We are centrally located:

George Hospital:
280 m
11 km
Botanical Gardens:
1,5 km
Golf Course:
950 m
City Business District:
1,6 km
1,4 Km

Find us

Contact us

Call or Whatsapp: (+27) 66 288 4228

Email: info@arbour1.co.za

Address: Arbour1 Guesthouse, 1 Arbour Rd, Heatherlands, George, 6530