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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    • Excellent66%
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    “guest house” (49 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    We stayed here for two nights in February. From arrival onwards the staff were most helpful. We had driven straight from the airport after a night flight so we were very early but our room was made ready for us very quickly. We were in...More

    Thank NMB_West_London
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 March 2017

    Thank you for your review. We have a bathroom downstairs in the main house which is used for early arrivals off international flights and also for guests who are departing on late night flights and wish to relax at the guest house. As all our...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    We spent 3 nights at La Fontaine-lovely room-quaint old furniture and comfy bed-easy access to pool and breakfast area-very good location for superb restaurents in walking distance and the wine tram just round the corner-Franshoek is a really charming town with fantastic shops and top...More

    Thank Fiona H
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 4 March 2017

    Thank you so much for your review. It is such a great feeling to know that our hard work is acknowledged One of the great selling points is that we are within an easy, short walking distance to the main road where most of the...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    As two couples we spent 3 nights at la Fontaine while we explored Franschoek and the Winelands. The situation is very convenient - right in the heart of the town. We were made very welcome by the proprietors , Kathy and Richard, who gave very...More

    Thank Graham W
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 February 2017

    Hi Graham Thank you for your kind review. La Fontaine is certainly very centrally situated and very convenient in every aspect. The Western Cape is experiencing a severe shortage of water but we are fortunate that we installed a grey water system a few years...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2017

    Very nice place to stay, especially the garden suites which have direct access to the pool and lovely garden with sun beds. Full of atmosphere and friendly service. Have stayed there twice and would gladly return.More

    Thank ChrTF
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 5 February 2017

    Thank you for your review. We are proud to say that we have a 25% return rate which is very pleasing and to us it is so lovely to see familiar faces again and again. We look forward to welcoming you once again on your...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    We spent three nights at Lafontaine. Hostess Sharon very helpful, Lemon Cottage very nice, quiet, next to the pool, restful. Definitely a treat. Laundry service was efficient. Good breakfast. Easy to find, Centrally located and within safe walking distance of the main commercial area.More

    Thank mcmsbm
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 1 February 2017

    Thank you so much for your review. Lemon garden suite is spacious and bright, situated in the peaceful garden and pool area. Our neighbourhood is very peaceful and the indigenous plants in the garden attract many sugar birds and other species of birds which adds...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Franschhoek
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    • La Fontaine Guest House Hotel Franschhoek
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    Traveller (94)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (60)
    Bathroom (7)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Glenys S
    19 August 2017|
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    Response from avondroodguesthouse | Property representative |
    Hi Glenys, For good casual dining, The French Connection is great! For fine dining, try Foliage, Le Bon Vivant or Reuben's restaurant. All within walking distance. Kind regards, ' Justin
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    "all rooms seem to have good amenities"
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    "Poolside cottages (Lemon Room particularly) are private and romantic"
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    "Ask for a rear or garden room as o The street can be noisy"
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    "Room 2 was quiet and spacious. The orange garden room is perfect for a family."
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