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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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    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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    Reviewed 8 September 2014

    We stayed in the Orange room for one night. The location is fantastic.The staff is wonderful. Breakfast was delicious, and the beds were very comfortable. We received great information on the area from the staff. I would highly recommend a stay here.More

    2  Thank bo907rn
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 5 October 2014

    Thank you for your kind review. We are fortunate to be able to offer a variety of room types at La Fontaine. The Orange Family suite can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children; garden suites; olde world rooms in our Victorian section. Breakfast is an...More

    Reviewed 27 August 2014

    Nice old fashioned room with living area that was bedroom for our teenage kids, we had the bedroom! Clean and quiet, well run hotel lodge. Staff and management were helpful and hospitable making our stay restful while we enjoyed the many vineyards closed by. Room...More

    1  Thank robs67
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 September 2014

    Thank you for your review. The Orange family garden room is ideal for 2 adults and 2 children and is set in a peaceful garden with ample privacy. The unit has air conditioning and fans so there is no problem with the heat in the...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2014

    Our second stay at La Fontaine, 5 years apart, and still excellent. We have stayed in the Lemon suite and Lavender suite now - both very cozy with their own log fires. Lemon suite slightly better as more spacious for longer stays. Location is great...More

    2  Thank SS_TZ
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2014

    Thank you so much for returning to us at La Fontaine on your second visit. We are proud to say that we have a 25% return or referral by friends rate - we must be doing something right!! We look forward to your 3rd visit....More

    Reviewed 20 August 2014

    We are a family of four who stayed in two of the "garden" rooms in August. The rooms are SO comfortable and warm, and our hosts were really friendly and knowledgeable, giving my husband tips on where to go birdwatching (the garden itself was an...More

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    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2014

    Thank you for your review. During the winter months we ensure that the rooms are kept warm and cosy with our panel heaters and aircons. The garden suites all have wood burning fireplaces. Our gardens are full of birds as we have encouraged them to...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2014

    Stayed in a piece of history - our tour group comprised of five people stayed in the Victorian Campbell House – we occupied all three rooms and had the entire house to ourselves. A working fireplace and complimentary port added to the cozy atmosphere. The...More

    1  Thank mjabdy
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 20 August 2014

    Thank you so much for your in depth review. We are very fortunate to be located close to the shops and restaurants. In any business, location is of prime importance! Winter has set in now but in a few weeks time it will be Spring...More

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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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    • Franschhoek
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    Bathroom (7)
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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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