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Reviewed 9 November 2013

What a wonderful venue, spoilt by the the inadequecies of hotel management toward guest relations and client service. The blase' attitude toward sorting out the theft of my golf clubs outside the members bar is something you would not expect at a venue of this stature. I must say that the total disregard to their patrons would not befit a one star hotel. The fact that two of the three stolen clubs were found the next day in the back of the members locker room was a small consolation for the unconcerned attitude of senior management. Poor poor reflection Fancourt. Maybe you need to get the Plattners more involved as I am sure the ugliness of the situation would have avoided with a little German efficiency

Stayed: November 2013, travelled with friends
Thank Bruce S
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Lisa T, Client Relations Officer at Fancourt, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2013

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are disappointed to hear that we handled the unfortunate situation, of your golf clubs going missing during your time with us, poorly.

At Fancourt we take all matters of security seriously and as soon as it was reported to our Security team, we arranged a Security Supervisor to take a full report, during which time I met with you, and a thorough investigation was launched including a full search of the area. Two of your three golf clubs were found that evening, as a result. The search continued the next day, in full light, although your remaining club was regrettably not recovered.

As your visit with us may have been marred by this unfortunate occurrence, please accept our most sincere apologies. We do hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future.

Warmest regards,

Lisa Townend
Client Relations Officer

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Reviewed 31 October 2013

Spent this past weekend at Fancourt Hotel. Venue and facilities are amongst the best available. Service in restaurants and bar could be improved. Caddies were top grade. Overall, a thoroughly enjoyable experience that I'd highly recommend to others.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank Mark V
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Lisa T, Client Relations Officer at Fancourt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2013

Thank you for the review of your experience at Fancourt and for recommending us to other travelers.

It is always a pleasure to receive such complimentary feedback and we are thrilled that you enjoyed our facilities. We have noted your suggestion to improve the service in our outlets and bar and I have shared this with our Food and Beverage Manager.

We look forward to welcoming you back to Fancourt!

Warmest regards,

Lisa Townend
Client Relations Officer

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Reviewed 29 October 2013

I don't think their is a resort that has as good customer service as they do at Fancourt. The staff are genuinely attentive.

The rooms are large and well kitted out but the bathrooms are magnificent. Breakfast is good but not as vast and flavourful as some other resorts on the Garden Route.

The Roman bath (adults only) and the indoor heated pool for kids are the unsung heroes of the resort. With the weather not always ideal for outdoor relaxation these two pools are magnificent to relax and unwind.

But the best part of Fancourt is the golf. Truly amazing. Montagu and Outenquia are spectacular parkland courses. The conditioning must be the best I have seen in South Africa. The caddies at Fancourt need a special mention. They are really very good, the best I have seen in SA as well.

The Links at Fancourt is a course that should be on every golfers bucket list. It is a brute of a course in distance and difficulty but a beauty. You can see it is a course that is held up to the highest standards.

Fancourt is a golfing mecca and with George GC, Oubaai and Kingswood all within 15 minutes of the resort you can spend a week there playing world class golf.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank Kevalya
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Lisa T, Client Relations Officer at Fancourt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2013

Thank you for your gracious review of Fancourt.

We are incredibly proud of our offering at Fancourt and your review has really captured the essence of what makes Fancourt such a truly special place, thank you! As you mention we are well positioned in the Garden Route for sight-seeing, outdoor activities, scenic drives and golf.

We hope to see you back soon.

Warmest regards,

Lisa Townend
Client Relations Officer

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Reviewed 14 October 2013

My whole family attended a company management year end weekend at Fancourt. There was approximately 30 people in our party.
All in attendance agreed that the Hotel was immaculate. The golfing experience ranks right up there with the best. (Certainly the best in SA) Our hosts on Friday evening went out of their way to cater for every whim. Food was brilliant, service even better and the atmosphere fitting the occasion.
The hotel rooms were great, with lots of attention to detail. (PS kids loved the towel elephant and "kissing swan" turn down touch!). Lots available for the kids to do as well.
Only one slight negative was the breakfast service - better available at lesser hotels and resorts.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank Madie35
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Lisa T, Client Relations Officer at Fancourt, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2013

Thank you for your lovely review of Fancourt.

It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback from our guests and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us. We have taken your feedback about our breakfast on board, and the Food and Beverage Manager is investigating our service levels for areas of improvement.

We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Warmest regards,

Lisa Townend
Client Relations Officer

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Reviewed 13 October 2013

The first time we stayed there was back in October 2010 - we had one hour to kill and ended up buying a lodge.
The resort offers two great golf courses which each have 5 tee options to test everyone from beginners to major champions. The members are extremely friendly and easy to get on with.
The resorts has 3 main restraints all excellent and all the staff are extremely friendly. I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting the Garden Route.

  • Stayed: April 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank FatGat
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Lisa T, Client Relations Officer at Fancourt, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2013

Thank you for reviewing Fancourt and in such a positive light – we are very proud.

Fancourt is an exceptional place and absolutely worth a visit, during any stay on the Garden Route, whether to enjoy a round of golf, a meal in one of our outlets or a lovely sundowner in the Club Bar overlooking the 18th of Montagu.

Thank you again for your gracious review!

Warmest regards,

Lisa Townend
Client Relations Officer

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