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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 22 April 2014

    We only stayed at La Fontaine for 1 night during our honeymoon trip in South Africa but wish we could have stayed longer. We had a lovely greeting from Kathie who was as excited as us about our honeymoon! Despite an early arrival we were...More

    1  Thank Gemma-Johnny
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 25 April 2014

    Thank you so much for your great review. We hope that you will come back to La Fontaine to celebrate a wedding anniversay and bring your family and friends. Best wishes, Kathie

    Reviewed 5 April 2014

    Stayed 2 nights. Stunning building with big room and lovely pool area. Excellent location - nice and close to the start point of the wine tram. Would definitely recommend staying in Franschhoek rather than Stellenbosch. Main Street has fantastic selection of restaurants.More

    1  Thank Amy S
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2014

    Franschhoek still has that small friendly village atmosphere and we will make sure it stays that way. We hope you had a memorable stay and that you will recommend Franschhoek and La Fontaine to your friends and family! - See you or them soon! Warm...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    Kathie manages to make you feel right at home no matter how busy she is. We only had one night there but I wish we had more. The location is central in Franschhoek and perfect for taking advantage of local shops and restaurants. She was...More

    1  Thank C_Razzano
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2014

    South Africans are known to be warm, hospitable and friendly and I hope that I have instilled that approach in my staff - it does not take much to make people smile!! In any successful business, location is one of the most important factors and...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2014

    A very nicely presented environment. Breakfast was very good, particularly if you like it in the German/Nordic style (which matched most of the guests). Franschhoek is impressive, with a dramatic landscape full of contrast in geography... and wealth... It has very good restaurants. Franschhoek is...More

    1  Thank J C
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2014

    Thank you for your review. We ensure that our experienced staff offers the freshest and highest quality of breakfast to our new and returning guests, which we have become known for. If they say that Cape Town must be on your bucket list then that...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2014

    Just had time for a one night stop on our recent holiday and what a treat. Before we arrived Kathie was extremely helpful in planning our day and even though she was busy with a wedding party she still found time to make us feel...More

    1  Thank 609Christine
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2014

    Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your short stay and we hope that you and your friends will be back for a longer stay soon to explore this beautiful valley of Franschhoek and all it has to...More

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    Amenities
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    • 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
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    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Franschhoek
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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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