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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Reviewed 15 January 2015

    We stayed at La Fontaine over the New Year. We were very impressed with the staff and the location. We walked everywhere- the location was perfect. We were in the first room in the main building and we had no complaints. Felt very safe there...More

    1  Thank Matua6
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest House

    Thank you so much for your review. The main house was originally a family home and then converted into a boarding house for girls. Old pupils have returned to ensure that the house has not been spoilt and were especially concerned about the pantry as...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2015
    Google Translation

    un ex scuola trasformata in bed and breakfast molto carino con un ottimo servizio e gestori molto efficienti e simpatici,...More

    2  Thank paolamilano19
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest House

    Thank you for finding the time to write your review. Our gardens were once google translated as deliciously nice! As we have a grey-water system, the water from the baths + showers are used to water the mainly indigenous plants in this garden. Generally the...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2015

    Traveling with my husband and three adult children. The rooms were very comfortable and had everything needed. The staff was welcoming and the breakfast was delightful. It is located just a few blocks from center town allowing for easy access to all of Franschhoek. Very...More

    2  Thank drdianedf
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest House

    The first impression is always the lasting impression!! A warm African welcome with a smile is what you should expect from the staff at La Fontaine. We provide a relaxed home from home atmosphere but keeping in mind the professional aspect of your stay. We...More

    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    We stayed here 2 nights. The staff were very welcoming and helpful in advising about the surrounding areas and hiking routes - thanks Richard! The room no.1 where we stayed was clean but decor wise perhaps bit tired. The building itself is old colonial style...More

    Thank Mari S
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest House

    Thank you for your review. The reason why the decor (curtains) might have looked tired was as a result of a previous guest having spilt red wine all over the curtains and they bleached in our effort to get the stains removed. We have since...More

    Reviewed 31 December 2014

    We spent 2 wonderful nights here on our 21 day tour with African Sky Tours. One of our favorite towns and surrounding areas to visit. Our daughter had her own charming suite in the garden and our spacious room was upstairs. Nothing was left to...More

    1  Thank 643suzieQ
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest House

    Thank you for your review. Franschhoek is certainly a town you can return to many times. It is the 3rd most visited town in SA. It is centrally situated in the winelands and only 1hrs drive to Cape Town. We hope that your daughter will...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Room Tips
    "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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