Invest with Mantis: for Profit & Pleasure
Whether you’re an investor, corporate entity, holidaymaker, young family or simply looking for a peaceful place to spend your twilight years, Mantis Investments offers unique investment in a tangible asset with a high-end lifestyle benefit.
These exceptional opportunities are ideally located in some of the most sought after and secure estates in South Africa; Val de Vie Estate in the Cape Winelands, Simbithi Eco Estate on the Ballito Coast, and St Francis Links in the Eastern Cape.
Our Strategic Partners:
Investec Bank – pre-approved Development finance.
Mantis Collection – Award winning Hotel Management company that are involved in properties on every continent.
Accor – 2nd largest hotel group in the world giving each development access to a massive audience including over 1 million loyalty program members worldwide.
Futureneers Capital (Pty) Ltd – a registered Financial Services Provider (FSP no. 46996) and registered Section 12J VCC
The Investment Opportunity
Full Sectional-Title Ownership
Full sectional-title ownership of a Mantis luxury hotel.
Fractional ownership of a Mantis luxury hotel
Receive a tax benefit of up to 45% of the total investment amount.
Minimum Investment of R1 million.
Loan funding of up to 80% available to qualifying investors
Section 12J administered by Futureneers® Capital (Pty) Ltd, a registered Financial Services Provider (FSP no. 46996) and registered Section 12J VCC
Not on offer to the public to subscribe for shares and investment is by invitation only to qualifying investors
30 room nights flexible usage per year according to your holiday needs
Advanced bookings allowed
Hotel switch and swop-out usage per year
50% discount for nights over and above the 30 room nights allowance
Gift allowance for unused room nights per year
Optional discounted golf membership and green fees during your stay, including associated recreational center access and clubhouse discounts
Discount on spa treatments
20% discount on published rates for all Mantis managed hotels in Sub-Saharan Africa
Mantis and Accor strategic global partnership, sales & distribution channels
Investor Benefits & Returns
Capital growth on your co-ownership of a luxury Mantis hotel
Annual dividend earnings from rental pool hotel operations
Our Investment Portfolio: Highest capital equity growth
Pearl Valley Hotel by Mantis
The luxury Pearl Valley Hotel by Mantis is situated on the award-winning Val de Vie Estate with tranquil surroundings and natural beauty. Phase 1 has 31 fully equipped one- and two-bedroom suites affording hotel guests access to the Pearl Valley Clubhouse, Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, L’Huguenot Wine Cellar, three estate restaurants and world-class polo facilities. One can look forward to all of the classic comforts, luxuries and conveniences that are synonymous with an upmarket establishment.
Val de Vie Estate has taken pro-active steps to ensure that the Pearl Valley Hotel by Mantis is entirely ‘water independent’ by implementing a private water filtration plant on the estate in December 2017 that purifies groundwater from a localized aquifer.
Phase 2 of the Pearl Valley Hotel by Mantis will comprise 40 one-bedroom suites. A stay at Pearl Valley Hotel allows guests to immerse themselves into a Winelands’ way of life – unique and unforgettable in every way. The hotel suites are a mere 100 meters away from the Clubhouse, easily accessible by golf cart or a stroll.
Val de Vie Estate
Val de Vie Estate is perfectly located in the heart of the Cape Winelands, a mere 40 minutes from Cape Town’s city centre and 30 minutes from Cape Town International Airport. A new bridge crossing the Berg River drastically reduces travelling time to surrounding areas such as Stellenbosch and Cape Town.
Val de Vie Estate is renowned for its state-of-the-art security measures which allow guests and residents to reside in a safe environment. The estate is home The Valley Restaurant & Bar, Polo Club Restaurant and Black Bar, Reuben’s Co Cafe, Camelot Spa, L’Huguenot Wine Cellar and a more state-of-the-art lifestyle offerings.
Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course
Established in 2003, the Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course has been named the Best conditioned course in the Western Cape by Golf Digest Magazine for 10 successive years and awarded the Complete Golfer’s Five Star Experience Award for six consecutive years. The championship course has been ranked amongst the top ten courses in South Africa by Golf Digest Magazine every year from 2006 up to and including 2017, and in the top five in 2018 / 2019.
Our Investment Portfolio: Tangible asset in a world-class holiday destination
St Francis Links Hotel by Mantis
St Francis Links has expanded its opportunities to enhance its overall master plan to include the St Francis Links Hotel which will feature a luxury Mantis offering. The development will consist of a combination of 60 one and two-bedroom fully furnished suites, split into several freestanding double-storey buildings enhancing the picturesque views over the championship golf course, surrounding mountains and ocean horizon.
The clubhouse features a pro-shop, restaurant, bar and spa with associated facilities and amenities. The hotel will be developed and operated by Mantis and is situated adjacent to a conference centre which will maximise the investors earning potential, by capturing both the leisure and business sectors of the hospitality market.
These units feature a generous open plan bedroom and lounge area with a full en-suite bathroom, featuring a luxurious bath and walk-in shower. The outdoor living area completes the seamless indoor-to-outdoor living experience offered by this unique open plan design.
These units feature two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a separate open plan lounge and dining area with full-width stackable sliding doors leading to the outdoor living space. A roofed, shared entrance passage, weather-protected staircase and individual entrance lobbies provide sheltered and private access to each suite.
St Francis Links Estate
An easy hour’s drive along the N2 Highway from Port Elizabeth International Airport, St Francis Links is a premium lifestyle estate in the seaside village of St Francis Bay. This is the doorstep of the famous Garden Route which attracts millions of tourists and local visitors with its natural beauty, forests, rives and eccentric seaside towns and villages. With an easy connection to the Kromme River, guests can explore further to enjoy excellent fishing, lush vegetation and easy access to game reserves in the area.
Investors can have a piece of this dream destination which offers secure living and eco-friendly luxury facilities. St Francis Links has embarked on a unique drive to provide its members and guests with eco-friendly lifestyle options which include potable water that is drawn exclusively from the estate’s filtration plant, and irrigation water drawn from underground wells. The homes are designed to be energy efficient, and visitors and residents have adopted recycling as a way of life. St Francis Links boasts a world class, access-controlled estate for homeowners and guests.
St Francis Links Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course
As Jack Nicklaus said, St Francis Links may well be “…the best golf course he has ever seen”. This world-class golf course is a must-have on any golfing holiday itinerary. Opened in December 2006 and voted the Best New Course in South Africa in 2007; The St Francis Links golf course has received top accolades in all the years that have followed and has become a leading drawcard and destination for national and international golfers. Voted the Best Conditioned Course in the Eastern Cape and 3rd best-conditioned course in South Africa, the golfing experience is further enhanced by the natural beauty of the surroundings. Located in the Sand River catchment, the course was designed “naturally” between the 7 dune ridges which run west to east through the estate. The St Francis Links Clubhouse features a pro-shop, restaurant, Jacks Bar and spa with associated facilities and amenities.
Our Investment Portfolio: High equity growth & fantastic lifestyle benefit
Simbithi Hotel & Suites by Mantis
The luxurious Simbithi Hotel & Suites is situated on this tranquil estate. Guests will enjoy elevated panoramic views over the picturesque Simbithi golf course and will enjoy all the amenities on the estate while they stay in the Luxury Suites, Family Suites, and Penthouses.
Guests will experience a stylish boutique hotel with amenities such as a luxurious spa, concierge services, a comprehensive business centre and an upmarket restaurant. Owners will also enjoy the facilities of the Simbithi Country Club, which includes a unique 18-hole golf course and all its Clubhouse facilities.
One, Two- and Three-Bedroom Suites
The 78 hotel suites and apartments are comprised of one, two- and three-bedroom suites which are individually designed and offer various views of the estate. Ranging from garden-side to rooftop; each suite features en-suite bedrooms that flow into an open plan living area. Each suite has a lounge, dining area, and kitchenette which lead to the outdoor living space through sliding doors.
Simbithi Eco Estate
Simbithi Eco Estate is in the heart of Ballito Bay, 50Km north of Durban in KwaZulu Natal. Simbithi provides a secure environment just 30 minutes from the beachside lifestyle of Umhlanga and 15 minutes from King Shaka International Airport.
This development is set overlooking the age-old Millettia Grandis forest which was initially protected by the first farmers who owned the land. Conserved through generations; there are large groves of these trees which the Zulu refer to as Umsimbithwa; inspiring the name of the estate.
Peter Matkovich Executive Golf Course
The jewel of the Simbithi Country Club is undoubtedly the magnificent 18-hole golf course, designed by Peter Matkovich. Thoughtfully placed greens that hold a well-struck shot, pristine fairways and a layout that allows you to play every club in your bag. This is South Africa’s first executive course, each hole is intriguingly named after the area it occupied when Simbithi was once farmland.
Simbithi is the perfect location for all golfing enthusiasts, due to the well-appointed Clubhouse, including a family orientated restaurant, bar and close vicinity to other well renowned golf courses in the area.