Fancourt, South Africa's first leisure and business resort is located in the heart of the Garden Route. Ideally located just seven kilometers from both George Airport and the historic town of George, the resort is superbly landscaped on 613 acres of lush countryside with the majestic Outeniqua Mountains as the perfect backdrop. The Fancourt Hotel and Fancourt's original homestead, built in 1859, is now located at The Manor House at Fancourt. The Fancourt Hotel has 115 guest rooms, one bedroom and two bedroom suites. The Manor House at Fancourt has eighteen suites including a Master Bedroom all offering personalized, butler-style service. Leisure activities on the resort include a Spa, Kids Club, teen lounge, running and walking trails, bird watching and a variety of restaurants. The Fancourt hair salon, ladies shop, jewelery store, two Golf Pro Shops, tennis courts, indoor and outdoor swimming swimming pools, fishing and walking trails Glorious swimming beaches are easily accessible and mountain biking, horse riding, picnics and hikes can be arranged on request. Sightseeing excursions in the picturesque coastal towns of Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Mossel Bay are also available.