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La Fontaine Guest House

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

My experience at La fontaine was nothing short of amazing. The property itself is very beautiful with lots of garden space and flowers. The rooms are also very nicely done, with the architecture of the bathrooms being the highlight. But what impressed me the most,...More

2  Thank William_Liw
Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 20 October 2015

Thank you for this great review. Our property does lend itself to accommodating groups and we try to place them together whenever possible. Great customer service is part and parcel of being in the tourism industry! When we are faced with a difficult situation, we...More

Reviewed 15 September 2015

What can I say that already hasn't been said? We were met by Francoise who gave a great first impression with his witty repartee and friendly banter. The B&B was a little tired on first impression but it grew on us over our two night...More

2  Thank Ossy-Lizzy
Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 3 October 2015

Hi there Thank you so much for your review. We are constantly painting and upgrading the property and are still busy at the moment. Old Historic buildings need regular attention!! Our location is one of our high points and of course our staff, many of...More

Reviewed 15 September 2015

After a bit of traveling in Cape Town, we were ready to relax in Franschhoek! The staff at La Fontaine, especially Dawn, were exceptional at booking spa appointments and lunch for us just minutes after our arrival. After not being able to book high tea...More

2  Thank Susan B
Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 3 October 2015

Thank you for your review. Happy staff - Happy guests!! It is so important for us to have updated, local knowledge so that we can impart these facts to our visitors. If we are not sure we will make a point of finding out! La...More

Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

We came here for one night on our honeymoon. Kathie and her team were amazing with such a warm welcome. We were in a room in the garden which opened out on to the pool. Really quaint and pretty! Our room was more of a...More

4  Thank LaLa1510
Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 31 August 2015

Hi there! I am so pleased that you enjoyed our Lemon garden suite with fireplace. One night is certainly not enough time to spend in this beautiful valley of Franschhoek. May your new journey together be filled with happiness and love and we hope that...More

Reviewed 4 August 2015

We stayed here for one night as we passed through Franschhoek so we could go on the Wine Tram (highly recommend this!!) It is a beautiful place to be. The room (private villa by the pool) was so quaint and lovely. There were such sweet...More

3  Thank Jodie M
Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 22 August 2015

Your review says it all! Many thanks!!. We hope that, on your return visit to Franschhoek, you will spend more than just one night here with us. There is so much to explore and enjoy in this beautiful valley. The wine tram is an excellent...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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US$196 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$196 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"I extended my stay so experienced 2 rooms-both were good"
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"Room 2 at the back - nice and quiet."
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"Rooms felt more like separate villas vs. hotel rooms. We stayed in a larger cottage with separate sitting..."
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"Upstairs front looks out over road, not busy"
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