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Fancourt Launches new Golf Pro package

January 2019

Fancourt has launched a fantastic, first-of-its-kind "Pro Package" for 2019 that comes complete with the expert tuition and guidance of a personal golfing pro. It includes 4 nights' accommodation at The Manor House and gives individual golfers the chance to tick their bucket list by playing not only Montagu and Outeniqua courses - but the iconic Links.

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Fancourt News

April 2019

Some exciting news snippets from Fancourt including a 25th birthday, bottle top targets, Golf accolades and a new Estate guide.

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Family Fun at Fancourt

July 2019

Fancourt is the ideal base for families to explore South Africa's iconic Garden Route. Not only is it centrally located in George - but there are countless leisure facilities on the estate to keep the whole famuily busy - including their full supervised, complimentary "Fancourt Kidz" club for under 10's and a funky teen lounge for older broods.

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Book your own Downton Experience at The Manor House

September 2019

With Downton Abbey fans eagerly anticipating the launch of the movie this month, one can’t help but wonder what it must be like to be Lord of the Manor. Being served hand and foot by a staff of maids, butlers and footmen. Enjoying a cognac in the library after dinner. Or perhaps summoning your own “Branson” to bring round the car for a trip into town. Well - wonder no more! Just book a stay at the historical Manor House at Fancourt in South Africa...

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Fancourt wins IAGTO’s Golf Resort of the Year award

January 2018

Fancourt’s impressive list of accolades has been growing at a rapid rate recently. In November 2017 they were voted Condé Nast Johannsen’s Best Newcomer in Africa 2018 as well as South Africa’s Best Golf Hotel 2017 at the World Golf Awards. In December Fancourt was delighted to win the title of Golf Resort of the Year (in the category ‘Rest of The World’) at the prestigious annual IAGTO Awards held in Cannes, France.

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Fancy A Free Night at Fancourt?

January 2018

Splash out on a spontaneous, decadent, long weekend in the sunshine - with Fancourt's new stay 4 pay 3 deal in April and May 2018...

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Families love Fancourt

April 2018

Fancourt is the ideal spot for families to base themselves while exploring the famous Garden Route with no shortage of things to do from the youngest to the oldest. “Stay and Play” with us for at least a week so that you have time to use the many facilities plus fit in a range of day trips – be it exploring the Cango Caves, interacting with orphaned elephants, sailing out to the Knysna Heads or sunning yourself on the beach at Heralds Bay.

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Fancourt Winter Refurbishments

May 2018

As part of Fancourt’s continued commitment to maintaining the highest of standards, they will be renovating various elements on the Estate over the next few months including The Manor House and Henry White's, the spa, the boutique, hair salon, swimming pools and reservations office. There will be minimal disruption to guests over this period.

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Fancourt's New Pay 2 stay 3 Offer

July 2018

Fancourt, the jewel of South Africa’s famous Garden Route, has announced a fantastic free night offer for British travellers whereby if you book two nights between 1 June and 31 August 2018 or between 1 May and 30 September 2019 you get a third night free.

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Fancourt Family Moments

July 2018

Fancourt, South Africa’s leading golf and leisure resort is the ideal spot to base yourself for a few days while exploring the famous Garden Route. There is certainly no shortage of things to do from the youngest to the oldest at Fancourt which is why we recommend families “Stay and Play” with us for at least a week. Read more about our kidz club, teen scene, days out and family friendly accommodation - including a pay 2 stay 3 deal for 2019...

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Family Fun on South Africa's Garden Route

July 2018

Fancourt is a fantastic base from which to explore the Garden Route. Not only is the estate itself incredible for those who just want to just "stay and play" and enjoy the many facilities on site - but we've done a round up of some of the best family day trips you can do from your "home from home" in George...

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Festive Fun at Fancourt

October 2018

Fancourt knows how to celebrate the festive season in style! Their programme kicks off on 1 December and is jam-packed with activities for the whole family including wine tastings, potjie cooking competitions, night golf, night markets and music concerts. There are themed dinners, afternoon teas and picnics - plus special meals for Christmas and a Fire & Ice Party on New Year's Eve. Kids will love the Pizza Karaoke, Putt Putt and Neon colour run and range of activities on offer at Fancourt Kidz Club. Check out the whopping list of action here.

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Fancourt’s Manor House wins Johansens’ Best Newcomer

November 2017

The Manor House Boutique Hotel, situated on the Fancourt Estate – in South Africa’s famous Garden Route – has been awarded the coveted Condé Nast Johannsen’s Best Newcomer in Africa 2018.

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Fancourt Hotel named SA’s Best Golf Hotel 2017

December 2017

Fancourt Hotel has been named South Africa’s Best Golf Hotel 2017 at the recent World Golf Awards.

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Fancourt launches new international tournament

February 2017

The first ever Fancourt International Tournament will be held in December 2017.

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