- The Manor House, Fancourt’s original homestead, is a national monument built in 1859 and owned by Henry Fancourt White.
- The Manor House has been rejuvenated as a luxury hotel and is on the extensive Fancourt resort, which is set among 1,500 acres of lush countryside on the famous Garden Route in South Africa.
- The Manor House offers a unique combination of classic opulence and the indulgent sophistication of a 21st century boutique hotel with extraordinary suites, including the Master Bedroom suites, all offering personalized, butler-style service.
- Guests have exclusive use of the outdoor pool and can enjoy breakfast in any location within the Manor House.
- Each stay includes daily afternoon tea, evening canapés, sparkling wine, and a fully stocked complimentary minibar as well as luxury bath products.
- The appreciation of good food and wine is regarded almost as highly as the game of golf.
- Home to its very own oasis of sensory bliss – an award-winning spa designed to provide guests with a deeply relaxing experience.
- In the wooded parkland of the 1515 acre estate at the foot of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Fancourt’s golf courses were designed by a dynamic team spearheaded by Gary Player and the estate’s owner, Dr. Hasso Plattner. Recently voted among the World’s 10 Best Golf Resorts on CNNGo, Fancourt has supplemented its courses with its own Golf Academy, practice facilities and every modern convenience, allowing golfers to immerse themselves in the five-star Fancourt experience.
The Fancourt hotel houses a fully equipped Pro Shop. From high-end branded golfing apparel to clubs and accessories, Fancourt’s Pro Shop offer golfers everything they need to maximise their sporting experience. The boutiques also provide facilities for golfers to book time and check in on the courses.
Fancourt has four beautiful mountain facing tennis courts. Two of the four courts are floodlit to enjoy evening play. Complimentary tennis rackets and balls are available at the Leisure Centre.
Big mouth black bass exists in abundance in the fishing dams throughout the Fancourt estate. This freshwater species is popular amongst fishing enthusiasts and presents plenty of opportunity for novice and experienced anglers. Complimentary fishing rods and tackle are available at the Leisure Centre and this can be enjoyed on the resort on a catch-and-release basis.
A number of outdoor leisure trails can be found on the expansive Fancourt Estate. The resort encompasses 2.5km, 5km and 10km paved trails which are fit for walking, jogging or biking.
The Fancourt Kidz Club at the Leisure Centre offers fully supervised activities for children aged 3-10. Putting parents’ minds at ease, this facility is managed by a trained and experienced team that is dedicated to taking care of your little ones and engaging them in fun activities including arts and crafts, nature walks and board games.
Even adrenaline junkies are spoiled for choice along the Garden Route’s many destinations that offer extreme activities for the more adventurous at heart. Treetop canopy tours in the Tsitsikamma forest combine the thrill of sliding down suspended cables, with the unrivaled opportunity to explore the region’s indigenous bird life and vegetation.
Welcome to The Manor House at Fancourt, a National Monument originally known as “Blanco House” and built in 1859 by road engineer Henry Fancourt White. The Manor House at Fancourt is located in the wooded parkland of the 613 hectare estate at the foot of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains and offers complete privacy with 18 Suites. The Manor House boutique hotel is the crown of the Fancourt estate. As a National Monument, The Manor House presents a meticulous remodeling of its historical counterpart, the Blanco House, while encompassing the distinctive air of a world-class, 21st century destination. Exquisitely furnished and decorated with sensual metallic finishes, The Manor House offers accommodation of uncompromising quality. Fusing old-world with new-world style, its design combines modern sophistication with its original wooden finishes.
Its luxury amenities include the stately Monty Bar, The Manor House Library, a private swimming pool, and The Manor House Lounge which provides an elegant setting for afternoon teas. The Manor House also incorporates eco-friendly design features, providing a refreshing outlook on contemporary travel. The Manor House offers the boutique hotel experience at Fancourt, a 600-hectare golfer’s paradise. The Manor House makes use of the facilities of the larger hotel, but organised and transported by your personal butler, retains an air of exclusivity. In addition to the world-class golf courses – of which there are three – the hotel is rightfully proud of its superb spa.
The Manor House boutique hotel is the crown of the Fancourt estate. As a National Monument, The Manor House presents a meticulous remodeling of its historical counterpart, The Blanco House, while encompassing the distinctive air of a world-class, 21st century destination. Exquisitely furnished and decorated with sensual metallic finishes, The Manor House offers accommodation of uncompromising quality. Fusing old-world with new-world style, its design combines modern sophistication with its original wooden finishes.
Speaking to the needs of the independent traveller, The Manor House’s Homewood Suites combine classic style with all the modern conveniences that business and leisure travel necessitates. Encompassing plenty of breathing space, each Homewood Suite has its own separate lounge area as well as a balcony or patio, to ensure absolute privacy. Each suite has a unique aesthetic character and is elegantly adorned with photography of the Garden Route’s most breathtaking features.
Reflecting the grandeur of The Manor House’s boutique offerings, each Oakland Suite has its own separate living area, lavishly designed bathroom and walk-in dressing room. Designed to suit a contemporary outlook, our Oakland Suites boast individual character that will provide each guest with an exclusive travel experience. Tailored to envelop guests in what will become their own luxurious retreat for the duration of their stay, each suite is adorned with photography that captures the magnificence of the Garden Route from Mossel Bay to the Tsitsikamma forests.
Palatial living awaits guests of The Manor House’s Master Bedroom with its two bedrooms, open plan lounge and dining room, en suite bathrooms and a separate guest bathroom. Designed to cater to refined tastes, it combines some of the original wooden ceiling finishes with bespoke furniture and ornate chandeliers. A spacious, private balcony leads off from the dining area, providing guests with a tranquil view of The Manor House’s manicured gardens. With no detail spared, the Master Bedroom is the crown jewel of The Manor House.
The Monty Bar, Manor House Lounge and Manor House Library are convivial, or drink before dining at Henry White’s restaurant, a renowned dining destination in its own right. Promising creative dishes with colourful flavour combinations – as well as impeccable service – Henry White’s is an award-winning restaurant committed to using the finest ingredients
Henry White’s restaurant offers a warm and rich classic local culinary heritage with a modern, all-encompassing dining appeal. Throughout the space, a luxurious sophistication prevails – a nod to both the culinary experience and overall ambience. To complement the design, Henry White’s chefs have created a four-course choice menu.
La Cantina provides the perfect setting for relaxed family dining. With its traditional Italian menu, La Cantina treats guests to an authentic Mediterranean culinary experience ranging from homemade pasta to succulent steaks. Its extensive menu includes meat and fish with an extensive wine list and its decadent dessert favourite, the tiramisu. Housing a wood-fired pizza oven, La Cantina serves what guests believe to be the tastiest, thin-based pizzas in town.
Monet’s restaurant offers a café bistro atmosphere overlooking the rolling greens of the Outeniqua golf course with beautiful Outeniqua mountains as the backdrop. From coffee to bubbly with plenty of choices in-between, the menu boasts both local and seasonal artisan cuisine in a warm and colourful environment.
The Club Lounge
The Club Lounge at Fancourt is the destination of choice for golfers on a break or visitors looking to indulge in some club style food. Fondly referred to as the 19th hole, the Club Lounge overlooks the 18th green of the Montagu golf course and has become the customary end point after a good game.
The property features an outdoor pool, fitness centre, hot spring bath and garden. The Manor House at Fancourt offers a terrace. A variety of popular activities are available in the area around the accommodation, including hiking, cycling and fishing.
The Leisure Centre is home to two swimming pools. The outdoor pool features an invigorating Jacuzzi and a baby pool for the little ones. You can also find a heated indoor pool on the lower level of the Leisure Centre. The indoor and outdoor swimming pools are open from 06:00 to 21:00.
Fancourt is home to its very own oasis of sensory bliss – an award-winning spa designed to provide guests with a deeply relaxing experience. Its range of holistic skin and body treatments are supplemented by complimentary facilities which include a Roman Bath and jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and tepidarium.
The active lifestyles of gym enthusiasts are catered for by the Fancourt gym – a state-of-the-art workout area. This facility provides a comprehensive range of Technogym equipment for cardio exercise and weight training as well as specialised fitness programmes. These programmes include yoga and pilates. Our mens’ and ladies’ locker rooms provide spacious areas for guests to unwind after their workout. Separate saunas and lounge areas lead off from the pristinely maintained locker rooms.