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La Fontaine Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

As we were staying down the road the night before and we wanted to get on the Wine Tasting Tour Kathie, the Proprietor very kindly allowed us to park our car there much earlier than the usual check-in time which was really helpful. She explained...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 13 April 2016

Hi Liza Thank you so much for taking the time to write your comprehensive review. There is a tea tray with cups/milk/sugar/tea/coffee/kettle and biscuits which are conveniently placed in each room. I am surprised you did not see it!! When you return to La Fontaine...More

Reviewed 3 April 2016

I stayed at this lovely guesthouse for a couple of nights in march this year. From the moment you walk through the big entrance door you feel the charm and warmth and love to the details of the owners. i got greeted with big smiles...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 5 April 2016

Thank you so much for your review on your stay at La Fontaine. I could not resist offering you the hat as a gift as it suited you perfectly! I still have the picture in my mind of you with this hat on! We hope...More

Reviewed 27 March 2016

Stayed here with 17 others as part of a wine tour. I think we all but took over the guest house. Large, comfortable self contained room (Orange Room). Very shaded by trees and bushes which made the room a bit dark - not a problem...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 28 March 2016

Thank you so much for your review regarding your stay with us as part of the wine group. La Fontaine is well located and within a short distance to the restaurants and shops. La Fontaine is well suited to accommodate groups as we have the...More

Reviewed 15 March 2016

Wonderful guesthouse tucked away from the main street of Franschhoek. Hosts are very helpful and were accomodating towards our young family. Made an effort to make things easier for our daughter. Delicious breakfast which is made to order. Gave us good advise on the planning...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Service with a smile is our motto! We have extensive knowledge of Franschhoek and the surrounding areas which helps to give our guests very useful accurate information. We hope that you will return to La Fontaine on...More

Reviewed 11 March 2016

This is a very good guesthouse in an excellent location in the middle of Franschhoek, meaning that you can walk to virtually all the facilities that the town has to offer. The owners are very helpful with restaurant recommendations and will make reservations on your...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate it when guest find the time to write about their stay at La Fontaine. The La Fontaine team works very hard to keep up the required standards for a 4-star establish and will go the extra...More

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Pool
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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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US$96 - US$287 (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$96 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Glenys S
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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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