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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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    2017-10-292017-10-30
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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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    Wheelchair Access
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 April 2015

    We have visited two years ago and this time asked if we could have the same room and we did. Management are amazing - everyone seems to be treated like an individual even although they are constantly busy and lots of changes of guests as...More

    3  Thank SAL1Scotland
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 3 May 2015

    Thank you so much for your review. All guests that stay with us at La Fontaine are special to us. Those who return year after year make up about 25% of our bookings. We look forward to seeing you soon. Warm greetings, Kathie

    Reviewed 5 April 2015

    We stayed for one night only in the family room. Thoroughly enjoyed the location and the facilities in the room. There was a lovely verandah and easy access to the swimming pool and breakfast area. The manager and staff were friendly and helpful. The family...More

    2  Thank Stephen645
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 18 April 2015

    Hi there Thank you so much for your review. The family room is tucked away in the corner of the garden in the swimming pool area with a private patio which is very suitable for families with children. I have taken note of your suggestion...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2015

    Lovely traditional guest house within walking distance of the Main Street and all the restaurants in this very pretty town. We were made to feel very welcome and our room on the 1st floor of this old villa (room5) was large and bright, with an...More

    1  Thank golfer24
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 3 April 2015

    Thanks for your review. We are very fortunate to have 2 traditional buildings at La Fontaine where space has not been compromised. The 5 rooms in the main house are spacious and light and all individually decorated. The weather has been pleasant enough to serve...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    We stayed only one night. Found the location to be excellent, a block off the main street. The owner helped us make a dinner reservation and was otherwise very accommodating. We were there for what was alleged to be the hottest day in a decade,...More

    2  Thank Wald
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 3 April 2015

    Many thanks for your review. March in Franschhoek can be hot but we have had a relatively cooler month but it has been necessary to use the air cons which we have in each room. During the high season it is essential to make pre-bookings...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2015

    Very well located to town, quaint house and garden rooms. We had room opposite swimming pool in garden, very comfortable. Owner and staff very friendly and helpful, especially for suggesting and sorting restaurants as we hadn't appreciated how busy places get. Whilst a little bit...More

    1  Thank johnfrench1956
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 March 2015

    Franschhoek is the place to be for breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, finest wines and peaceful surroundings and added to that a lovely garden suite at La Fontaine! South Africa, and especially the Cape, is known for its friendliness - smile and the whole...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$155 (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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    • Location
    • 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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    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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