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La Fontaine offers 17 spacious en-suite double rooms across our two heritage properties. Five en-suite double rooms upstairs in the main house. Four garden suites set in peaceful garden, pool and garden surroundings. Six Luxury rooms in Campbell House, our adjoining late 19th century home. Children welcome, accommodated in various family friendly suites. 1 x Wheelchair accessible room. Buffet and English breakfast served under the vines and in the dining room. Two Swimming pools (standard family size), beautiful mountain views, off street parking. Central village location is an easy walk to restaurants, shops and galleries. Within 1 hour’s drive from Cape Town International airport.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We went there with the whole family and stayed there for 3 days. Not only was the hotel and rooms beautiful, but the service was beyond what we expected! One of the guys there, Karloff, took extremely good care of us! He and the service in this hotel really deserves five stars!
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We have previously stayed at Le Quartier Francais where you can easily pay approaching £450 a night, but La Fontaine is about half the price and is truly delightful. As my heading indicates, the fact that it is often described as a guest house in no way does it justice. The
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We stayed 3 nights but wish it had been longer. We were made to feel very welcome by all the staff and would mention Karloff in particular. We had a fab room. The place is one road behind the main street where there are many excellent restaurants within walking distance. Highly
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Top class staff and service from arrival to departure in a beautiful hotel in a tranquil spot 2 minutes walk from the centre of Franschhoek. The pool and gardens a delight and breakfast perfect. Wished we had stayed longer than our two nights - and we will - next time.
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Response from Justin M, General Manager at La Fontaine
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we certainly look forward to welcoming you back for a longer stay next time! Kind regards, Kim & The Team
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Beautiful hotel that is walking distance to the main street. The staff were exceptionally helpful, nothing was too much trouble. We travelled with our 5 month baby and they set up a travel cot for us. There are two outdoor pools and a well stocked bar. Breakfast was delicious.
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Response from Justin M, General Manager at La Fontaine
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you and your family had such a wonderful stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Kim & The Team
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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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"All rooms are excellent"
"They're all good!"
"Any room would be good"
"Depends what you want. Ground level around pool and garden or upstairs in house. There is no noise around the area in any of those rooms."
"Room 18 has a fantastic balcony with loads of privacy and beautiful views of the mountains and the swimming pool"
US$177 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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