A big well done to one of my favorite places on earth – Fancourt Hotel who were recently announced winner of Luxury Golf Resort, South Africa as well as Country Winner Luxury Garden Resort at a glittering ceremony hosted by the 10th World Luxury Hotel Awards in Qatar, Doha. Furthermore, Fancourt’s boutique hotel, The Manor House, was also awarded for its luxe finishes and nod to the past when it took home the Country Winner Luxury Historical Hotel at the same Gala Ceremony.
Known as the foremost authority on luxury accommodation on an international scale, The World Luxury Hotel Awards recognise hotels for their exceptional and world-class service. Taking every detail into account, the Awards celebrate venues which positively contribute to the competitive hospitality industry and offer an outstanding guest experience. With over 60 award categories, thousands of nominees and 800 listed hotel profiles, the Awards offer trusted recommendations on where to stay for the ultimate luxury experience.
“We couldn’t be more thrilled by this recognition from the highly respected World Luxury Hotel Awards,” said Georgie Davidson, CEO of Fancourt. “We hope this will strengthen our position as a premier locale in South Africa and look forward to sharing all that the Fancourt Hotel and The Manor House have to offer with our current and future guests.”
Located near the charming South African town of George, Fancourt impressed with its peaceful setting, extensive facilities and unique flare. Best known for its three award-winning golf courses, designed by golfing legend Gary Player, the five star Fancourt Hotel features a total of 115 rooms, four on-site dining options and its very own high-end spa.
Fancourt’s opulent gem, The Manor House originally built in 1859 consists of 18 uniquely decorated suites, a private pool, garden and library; as well as unique services including a 24-hour butler service and return airport transfers. Representing the past in its architecture, this romantic boutique hotel is equipped with modern amenities and boasts a lustrous and elegant style, making it an ideal contemporary retreat on the Fancourt estate.
Hosted at the St Regis Doha, the 10th World Luxury Hotel Awards recognised Fancourt Hotel and The Manor House as leaders in the luxury hotel industry. Representative Bilaal Hoosein received both awards on Fancourt’s behalf.