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Dining Facilities at the Fancourt Hotel

Six fine restaurants offer a variety of dining experiences and bear testimony to Fancourt's reputation as purveyors of fine cuisine. These are open to resort guests and the public.

Grill Room:
Situated in the Clubhouse, next to Le Pêcheur serves steaks, grilled chicken and a fresh salad.

La Cantina:
Antipasto, pasta, pizza and fish of the day is served in a warm Mediterranean atmosphere.

Le Pêcheur:
Situated in the Clubhouse, Le Pêcheur specialises in fresh sushi and seafood.

Links Lodge:
Situated next to The Links Clubhouse, this restaurant offers an intimate ambience with a true culinary experience of Fusion Cuisine - a combination of flavours from the world over, using a variety of spices, herbs, flowers and locally grown produce.

Situated in the Manor House, Sansibar serves modern African cuisine in an authentic African setting.

The Morning Glory:
Situated in the Spa, The Morning Glory overlooks the first tee of the Outeniqua course and the indoor Roman Bath. The accent is on light, healthy eating and fresh local ingredients.

Accolades which Fancourt Hotel achieved
  • Host to 'Commonwealth Heads of Government Retreat' - November 1999.
  • Home of 'The Presidents Cup 2003' at The Links.
  • The 2001 Fancourt Spring Ball rated the 'Fifth Social Function in the World' by Gold, an international Condé Nast magazine.
  • Africa's leading Golf Resort - World Travel Awards 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005.
  • 2004 Golf Resort of the Year Award - IAGTO (International Association of Golf Tour Operators).
  • Host to Women's World Cup of Golf - 2005.
  • Venue to the second 46664 concert.
  • SA Tourism Five Star Grading.
  • Host of 2006 SAA Open.


Fancourt, South Africa's premier golfing and leisure resort is situated in the heart of the Garden Route. Set in 550 hectares of lush countryside, it is superbly landscaped with the majestic Outeniqua Mountains as its backdrop. Fancourt is only seven kilometres from both the George Airport and the historic town of George. It is also within easy reach of the many attractive tourist destinations in the area.

Old world charm and contemporary luxury link the graciousness of the past with the convenience of the present to create a haven of tranquility and style at the Fancourt Hotel & Country Club Estate.

Accommodation at the Fancourt Hotel & Golf Estate

150 luxurious Manor House rooms, Executive rooms, Garden Suites and Studios - all air-conditioned with satellite television, direct dial telephone, mini-bar facilities, in-room safety boxes, wireless internet and tea/coffee making facilities - make each visit to the 5 star Fancourt Hotel in George a comfortable and luxurious experience.

Services offered at the Fancourt Hotel

A VIP lounge at the George Airport, room service, satellite TV, valet, and state of the art conference and corporate entertaining facilities are of the highest international standard. The fully equipped and professionally staffed Spa, which incorporates a sauna, steamroom, tepidarium and gymnasium with personal trainer, includes a heated indoor roman bath and jacuzzi, a hair salon and Cherot, Fancourt's own exclusive ladies fashion boutique. Other facilities at the Fancourt Hotel include three golf shops, Golf Academy, a deli, mini cinema, billiard room and jewellery shop.

At the exclusive Fancourt Hotel & Golf Estate, every child is a guest in his own right and therefore deserves a very special welcome. Children's activities are planned to accommodate all ages and interests. From supplying cots, play stations and DVD's, to a number of activities such as pastry making or treasure hunts through the hotel, plus a range of services including birthday parties, special menus, babysitting or a day out, nothing is left to chance. Each family member will have fond memories of their stay for years to come!

Outdoor activities at the Fancourt Hotel & Golf Estate

All four of the 18-hole Gary Player designed golf courses (Montagu, Outeniqua, The Links and Bramble Hill) are rated in the Top 100 in South Africa. Course architect, David McLay Kidd remodelled the Montagu golf course in 2004. Other golfing facilities include a warm up area, three well-stocked golf shops and a Golf Academy with full time teaching professionals and the only full-system Taylor Made facility outside of the USA. For the non-golfer, outdoor pursuits include fishing, cycling, tennis courts, outdoor and indoor swimming pools and running/walking trails. Mountain biking, picnics, horse riding and walks can be arranged on request. Open sea bathing and glorious beaches are within easy distance.

Conference Facilities at Fancourt

The Conference Centre at the Fancourt Hotel is equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment and video conferencing. It has a variety of rooms including a banquet /conference hall (350 max), three breakaway rooms and three boardrooms. A fully equipped business centre is also available.