George and Bev Missing are the owners and operators of Arumvale Country Guesthouse Ably assisted by Carol
( the Mother in Law ðŸ˜Š ) and Hannah the staffie. They have been living in Swellendam since 2004 after developing a very successful 26 roomed boutique hotel and restaurant called Cranberry Cottage on the Lesotho/Eastern Free State border â€“ which they owner ran for fourteen years.
George is an architect who managed his own successful construction company in Swellendam prior to establishing and running Arumvale. Bev is the brand founder and product developer for the body and bath product brand Rain which had its humble beginnings in 1998 in the garage of Cranberry Cottage employing two women and which now employs 150 people. The Rain factory is situated in Swellendam and the brand has 24 stores in South Africa, one in Namibia, two in Ireland and one in New York. Both George and Bev are active in Swellendam's town, church & civic life while contributing significantly to the development & upliftment of the town's less fortunate people through their job creation endeavours.