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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

    Wonderful hosts, beautiful accommodation, relaxing atmosphere ideally located for the local restaurants (all of which are v good and a few minutes walk away) with nice little touches such as complementary marsh mellows and a glass of port on tap and the best breakfast by...More

    1  Thank green91
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 10 May 2014

    Thank you so much for your great rating of 10/10 We have had an amazing season and I am pleased that my staff has been able to maintain the high standards and goals that I set for them! We are so fortunate to be situated...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2014

    Big thanks to Cathy and staff for providing a wonderful stay. We stayed in one of the garden cottages as a family with more than enough room a small kitchenette, fridge etc easy access to pool. Everything was spotlessly clean and breakfast was more than...More

    1  Thank Lynn M
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 28 April 2014

    It was a great pleasure having your family to stay at La Fontaine. I am so glad that the day tour that we organised was a great success. The Orange Family suite is ideal for a family of 4. I hope that your trip to...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2014

    We only stayed at La Fontaine for 1 night during our honeymoon trip in South Africa but wish we could have stayed longer. We had a lovely greeting from Kathie who was as excited as us about our honeymoon! Despite an early arrival we were...More

    1  Thank Gemma-Johnny
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 24 April 2014

    Thank you so much for your great review. We hope that you will come back to La Fontaine to celebrate a wedding anniversay and bring your family and friends. Best wishes, Kathie

    Reviewed 5 April 2014

    Stayed 2 nights. Stunning building with big room and lovely pool area. Excellent location - nice and close to the start point of the wine tram. Would definitely recommend staying in Franschhoek rather than Stellenbosch. Main Street has fantastic selection of restaurants.More

    1  Thank Amy S
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2014

    Franschhoek still has that small friendly village atmosphere and we will make sure it stays that way. We hope you had a memorable stay and that you will recommend Franschhoek and La Fontaine to your friends and family! - See you or them soon! Warm...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    Kathie manages to make you feel right at home no matter how busy she is. We only had one night there but I wish we had more. The location is central in Franschhoek and perfect for taking advantage of local shops and restaurants. She was...More

    1  Thank C_Razzano
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2014

    South Africans are known to be warm, hospitable and friendly and I hope that I have instilled that approach in my staff - it does not take much to make people smile!! In any successful business, location is one of the most important factors and...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
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    • 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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    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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    "Room 2 was quiet and spacious. The orange garden room is perfect for a family."
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