Fancourt is situated in the heart of the Garden Route, one of the most picturesque areas in the world. The suitable named 200km-long stretch along the Southern Coast of South Africa offers beautiful and diverse flora and fauna, coupled with a mild Mediterranean-like climate. Along with being the golfing Mecca of South Africa, the area offers a wide variety of things to do, from exploring meandering hiking trails to swimming, boating, and fishing in the surrounding ocean, lakes and rivers.
Knysna is a popular tourist destination and ideal day excursion from Fancourt. The Knysna Waterfront offers a variety of dining and shopping experiences, coupled with the opportunity to take a sundowner cruise along the lagoon and Knysna Heads.