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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 6522
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “shared balcony” (10 reviews)
    “the main street” (40 reviews)
    “guest house” (42 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

    We spent another wonderful night away at La Fontaine. We had a stunning room in the garden cottages. Pool right outside our patio doors. The staff are amazing and the breakfast great. The guest house is immaculate and we shall be back. Highly recommend Mrs...More

    1  Thank GrantKip
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 March 2015

    Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to hosting you again at La Fontaine. We are proud to say that our return rate is 25% and people like yourselves will always be welcomed with open arms as if it were your first...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2015

    We had a two night stay in La Fontaine Guest House. Our travel agent description of the hotel is 'simple' and without being rude this is what it is. Good comfortable bed, clean sheets, hot water, great location and good breakfast. What more could you...More

    1  Thank arich64
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 February 2015

    Thank you for your review. It is interesting when you look up the meaning of "simple" the dictionary gives the definition of unsophisticated, natural etc. etc. - I think that is what the agent means and what you experienced!! We aim at giving our guests...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2015

    Kathie welcomed us and showed us to the orange garden room a big family suite with a double bedroom and 2 single beds in a large living area. The kitchen area was equipped with a fridge-freezer, microwave and tea and coffee making facilities. There were...More

    1  Thank Diana L
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 February 2015

    Franschhoek is situated in a beautiful valley and location where you need to linger for more than one night to sample the wines and food from the many acclaimed restaurants. I am sure you will be back in the near future and we look forward...More

    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 HouseResponded 8 February 2015

    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 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 HouseResponded 7 January 2015

    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

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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$133 - US$156 (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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    Room & Suite (30)
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    Hotel & Grounds (61)
    Bathroom (7)
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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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    "Upstairs front looks out over road, not busy"
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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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