Jared Ruttenberg
4 minute read
14 Mar 2021
9:00 am

Immerse yourself in luxury and nature at The Manor House

Jared Ruttenberg

Manor House is so secluded, it’s easy to forget outside world

Jared Ruttenberg at The Manor House. Picture: Supplied

The Outeniqua Pass winds spectacularly through the mountains before finally settling in George below. I’ve often passed the prestigious Fancourt property at the end of the drive, but with little interest in golf, never gave it  much thought. With an invitation to experience Fancourt’s five-star Manor House, I decided it was time to venture through the gates. My VW Golf eagerly pulled in and within moments the tropical vegetation made an enchanting tunnel of foliage over the road. Following the signs to the Manor House, I soon pulled up to an impressive 1850s Cotswoldstyled mansion – the former home of...