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    La Fontaine Guest House

    33 Marine Drive | PO Box 1170, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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    30/10/2017 31/10/2017
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    Pool & Beach (7)
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good21%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Golf Course
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We stayed for just one night. Pleasantly welcomed. Our room had its own nice courtyard area, as it was rear facing, rather than sea facing. As it was on the ground floor, it was a bit noisy, which might have been a problem if we...More

    Thank PhilS001
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We arrived here late evening, after flying in from the UK. We were then told of a nice restaurant down the road that was still open called Heritage. Once we had worked out how to work the the gate, is not hard, but after travelling...More

    Thank Josh H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived on Thursday afternoon and Gail welcomed us and took us to our room (5). Whilst it did not have a sea view (we were not expecting one). We had a private area outside which was lovely to sit out in the sun. Gail...More

    Thank Martin V
    Response from lafont, Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi, Many thanks for your awsome review. A real pleasure having you. Safe travels. Gail

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here 2 nights 15/16th September. What a beautiful period property this is, wonderful views out into the bay from veranda, although it was cold , wet and windy whilst here. Room 6 over looking the bay. Supremely comfortable bed although pillows feather so...More

    Thank shirley b
    Response from lafont, Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi, Many thanks for the wonderful review. Lovely having you, hopefully again sometime!! Take care. Gail

    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    We were supposed to stay only one night there, but we liked The place so much that we stayed one more, so we did an upgrade to the best room and even if it was a bit expensive, it totally worth every RAN!!!

    Thank Josefina B
    Response from lafont, Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 27 August 2017

    Many thanks for your review Josefina. Safe travels.

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Overberg District >
    • Hermanus
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    Traveller (61)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (43)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Room 6 upstairs overlooks bay, veranda"
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    "Room 1 and that next door are both ocean facing with gorgeous terrace on the upstairs level."
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    "Ocean view with a balcony."
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    "The large front room is worth the money!"
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