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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 February 2015

    we stayed at this wonderful place for 2 nights this February. We had a large comfortable room which was great apart from the creaky floor which made us giggle at night as my husband gets up for a pee and tries to be quiet which...More

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

    Oh! for creaking floors - I wonder how the school girls sneaked out without being caught when La Fontaine was a girls' boarding house !! There are no rooms on the ground floor in the main house so you would not have disturbed anyone! The...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2015

    La Fontaine is just off the main high street and central to Franschhoek. It is a delightful place to stay, lovely spacious rooms and breakfast served in the courtyard. Kathy was so helpful in making suggestions and bookings that made for a an enjoyable stay....More

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

    Location is a key factor for any business and we are very fortunate to be in the right spot! La Fontaine is very central but as no buses or big lorries have access to our road, it is very quiet. As Richard and myself have...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2015

    We stayed at this lovely guest house for 2 nights on our visit to the wine lands. Kathy is a great hostess; very welcoming, helpful and informative and very obligingly phoned round making a restaurant reservation for us. We had an extremely spacious garden room...More

    2  Thank ManchesterWalkies
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 8 March 2015

    Thank you for your kind review. We do encourage guests to make pre-bookings to restaurants in the high season but if this is not the case, we do our utmost to make sure that we obtain a booking so that they can enjoy the world-class...More

    Reviewed 7 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

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • US$130 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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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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    "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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