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La Fontaine Guest House

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Overview
21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsshared balconycomplimentary portthe main streetguest houseswimming poolpretty courtyardcooked breakfastfamily roomshops and restaurantswine tramhonesty barcomfortable bedfew minutes walklaundry servicestayed one nightsitting areaperfect location
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Stayed here one night during my self drive South African adventure. The B&B is located in a quiet area and within walking distance of the town center which is loaded with good restaurants. The place is well decorated, the room was modern and clean, with...More

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Response from LaFontaine2018, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 6 June 2018

ear Guest, Thank you for this wonderful review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. Kind regards, Justin

Reviewed 19 May 2018

Highly reccomendable, good location, quiet, Nice garden , very cosy. Like a good hotel, close to shopping and restaurant area. Ample space for parking. Safe area, Well protected area. Will Hopefully come back in 2019 again.

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Response from LaFontaine2018, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 22 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks for this wonderful review and we hope to welcome you back in 2019! Kind regards, Justin

Reviewed 17 May 2018

Not sure whether I would rate La Fontaine as a 4 Star establishment, however, the managers Cecelia and Christopher gave us 6 Star service. Comfortable, if maybe dated accommodation (I understand a refurbishment is taking place soon) and a good selection for breakfast. Also a...More

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Response from LaFontaine2018, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 18 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed our comfort and thank you for the great compliment to our Management team! We are closing for a major renovation this Winter and will keep you posted on developments! Kind...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018

Just moved into new ownership this super B&B has a bit of catching up to do. First class manager and host. The best hotel bed that we have ever slept in. Breakfast room very 70s and the main cooked breakfast rather light. Pleasant lounge with...More

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Response from LaFontaine2018, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 17 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks for your review and we are most grateful for the constructive feedback. Kind regards, Justin

Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a home away from home. If you want to stay at a place with a genuine feeling not a posh place but a place were you can relax and have it all, this is that place. Good breakfast, friendly helping staff, close to...More

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Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks for your review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Justin

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About
Description
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 ...More 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$174 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
La Fontaine Guest House Hotel Franschhoek
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Franschhoek
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Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Glenys S
19 August 2017|
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Response from Justin M | 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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"I extended my stay so experienced 2 rooms-both were good"
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"Room 2 at the back - nice and quiet."
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"Rooms felt more like separate villas vs. hotel rooms. We stayed in a larger cottage with separate sitting..."
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"Upstairs front looks out over road, not busy"
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