Steam locomotives from years gone by, vintage cars for child and enthusiast alike, model trains, train number plates, marker plates, photographs, poetry and stories. Johannesburg's first steam train, Paul Kruger's coach, a coach from the royal visit in 1947 and the list goes on. Fortunately there is a coffee shop and a restaurant to sit and ponder the sights you have seen before embarking on a trip on South Africa's oldest working steam locomotive, the Outeniqua Choo Tjoe. Afterwards you can return to the museum, browse the information centre and purchase a reminder of your trip from one of three memorabilia shops.
The operating hours for the Outeniqua Transport Museum are:
01 September - 30 April (Summer)
Daily excluding Sundays : 08h00 to 17h00
01 May to 31 August ( Off peak period)
Monday to Friday: 08h00 to 16h00
Saturday 08h00 to 14h00
Sundays : Closed
Die Waenhuis Guest House is in the elegant Caledon Street within walking distance of the business center of George and some outstanding restaurants. Ideal for business people and tourists visiting the garden route.
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We offer you private accommodation in an upmarket tranquil suburb of George. Ideally suited for a family, or the guest who seeks peace and quiet. Accommodation is large, modern and, comfortable.
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Situated in a protected nature reserve perched high on the cliffs and surrounded by forest, fynbos and ocean this is an ideal hideaway for those seeking peace and tranquility.
Contemporary timber house that sleeps 4 and is set in amongst pristine fynbos directly on the cliff edge with breathtaking sea views.
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