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Liverpool
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We stayed 3 nights at Fancourt in a lovely big room, but a hotel of this standard should have twin sinks in the batroom, if I'm being ultra picky! The food and wine in La Cantina was good but the staff were wonderful, we wished it had been our birthday just because of the singing for the lucky birthday boy....

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RoxanneMarais, Guest Relations Manager at Fancourt, responded to this review

Dear johnwat, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of our Hotel and Resort on Trip Advisor. It was our sincere pleasure having you as our guest. At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our guest’s needs...

Reviewed 18 December 2015

This is a must when visiting George. We were offered bubbly at reception which set the scene for the rest of the stay. This is not just for the golf enthusiast. The rooms were massive with a separate lounge and dining area as well as a much need fireplace as George does tend to get a bit chilly in the...

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Dear Aquariain, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of our Hotel and Resort on Trip Advisor. It was our sincere pleasure having you as our guest and we cannot be more thrilled to share your fantastic feedback with our team. Although we pride ourselves on being...

Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed 15 December 2015

On a road trip from Natal to Cape Town with an overnight stop at Fancourt. Our stay totally exceeded our expectations in every way. Beautifully appointed rooms in incredible garden setting. Spa ladies so friendly and professional and meals delicious. Totally recommend a stay here at Fancourt

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Dear Rob C, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and a very special thank you for your heart warming review of our beautiful Hotel and Resort on Trip Advisor. It was our sincere pleasure having you as our guest. At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our guests needs...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2015

I have been to quite a few all over the world but this is without doubt the best golfing resort I have ever been to. The hotel is stunning, staff absolutely fantastic, food excellent, great facilities and 3 absolute top notch golf courses, with the Links simply stunning and best I have ever played. I had a couple of very...

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Dear DJW64, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for your excellent review of our hotel. It was our sincere pleasure having you and your wife as our guests to celebrate her 50th Birthday! At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our guests needs and expectations; therefore...

East London, South Africa
Reviewed 26 November 2015

I had always envisioned Fancourt as the Perfect setting to propose to my Girlfriend, and they did not disappoint... The Guest Operations Manager Roxanne, and Andiswa arranged everything to the finest detail... I did not have to Raise a finger, when we booked into our standard Room, after the excitement had settled down, their Staff had covered the Bed with...

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Dear Pieter_Schutte, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for your fantastic review on Trip Advisor! Congratulations from our team on your very special engagement. It is always a pleasure to receive such wonderful acclaim from our guests for the service we provide and we are thrilled that you love Fancourt as much as we do! I...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights as part of a trip along the Garden Route and were REALLY impressed. Our room, a one bedroom suite, was perfect with an amazing view over the hotel grounds and beyond to the mountains. The ensuite was bigger that some bedrooms I've stayed in! The hotel has 2 restaurants - we enjoyed the Italian...

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RoxanneMarais, Guest Relations Manager at Fancourt, responded to this review

Dear Mike1412, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for your wonderful review of our hotel. It was our sincere pleasure having you as our guests. At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our guests needs and expectations; therefore such fantastic feedback is very important to us....

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 22 November 2015

within the Hotel area there are 2 very nice golf courses. the Hotel is still well maintained.for Golfer a paradise. the Restaurant la cantina is a very good italian Restaurant. the staff is very friendly

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Dear Niklaus D, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for your really lovely review of our hotel. It was our sincere pleasure having you as our guest. At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our guests needs and expectations; therefore such wonderful feedback is very important...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Visited Fancourt as part of golf tour but with wife so had best of both worlds. One thing which stoor out was the super friendlyness of everyone at Fancourt. Rooms spacious and luxurious enough. (Showers could be upgraded and bath in our room a bit small). Many excellent restaurants on site, Spa, heated and cold pools, and of course the...

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Dear Stefan-12345, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for your fantastic review of our hotel. It was our absolute pleasure having you and your wife as our guests. At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet our guests needs and expectations; therefore your feedback is very important to us....

Ireland
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel and good food. We ate in the Italian the night we stayed. It was probably wasted on us as we are not golfers and prefer hotels that you can leave the grounds and have plenty going on outside the hotel, however George seems to be a quiet spot. Good nights sleep though!!

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Dear AilishKC, Our Warmest Greetings from Fancourt South Africa and thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. Although we pride ourselves on being an Award Winning Golf resort with our 3 World Renowned Golf Courses, Fancourt Hotel offers many facilities for our non- golfers, including our four Tennis Courts, Leisure Trails of 2.5, 5...

South Africa
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

A perfect place for a golfing weekend with 3 of the most beautiful golf courses in the country and The links being top in South Africa. We all stayed in suites which are ok,feel they need a bit of an upgrade. Very old fashioned. My 1st room had a horrible smell,but lucky enough they moved us into another room. But...

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Dear Shirls45, Our warmest greetings from Fancourt South Africa, and thank you for the taking time out to write a review of our hotel. At Fancourt, one of The Leading Hotels of the World, we continuously strive to meet our guests needs and expectations; therefore your feedback is very important to us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Positioned on 613 hectares in the magnificent Garden Route, outside George, Fancourt is South Africa’s premier lifestyle estate with mountains, forests and the warm Indian Ocean in close proximity. 135 luxury rooms, fantastic family facilities, three Gary Player designed golf courses, a Spa, a Kids Club and various restaurants guarantee enjoyment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fancourt

Address: 1994 Montagu Street | Blanco, George 6529, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > George
Price Range: €209 - €380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fancourt 5*
Number of rooms: 135
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Also Known As:
Fancourt Hotel George
Fancourt Hotel Country Estate
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“...book the restaurants, spa and golf as far in advance as possible...”
 of 5 bubbles BillandEmma, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No real comment If the walk is to far they have golf carts to drive people.”
 of 5 bubbles kauaijim5, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think all the rooms overlook the magnificent golf courses.”
 of 5 bubbles quiltor, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Big issue was none of the rooms we were offered had a decent view”
 of 5 bubbles 383steved, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are stunning with tranquil scenery”
 of 5 bubbles TitoLaVita, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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