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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
Reviews (379)
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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 22 January 2018

Lovely, peaceful setting located one block up from the main road, shops and restaurants. We had a family room near the swimming pool, which was very well appointed with all the comforts one would expect, including a small kitchen counter area with fridge and microwave....More

Thank peterhoon
Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 25 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do hope to welcome you back again someday! Kind regards, Justin

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This 4 star guesthouse has recently been sold and is about to be upgraded. It has a great location one street off the Main Road and a nice pool to swim in. Yummy breakfast in a vine covered courtyard, excellent linen and bathrooms, quiet and...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Clean, nice and cosy place. Loved the little garden for breakfast. Also a nice little poolarea. Nice and helpful staff. The little village is nice for a few days, lots of good restaurants and wineyards.

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Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks for your review and we are so glad that you had a great stay with us. We hope to have you back again soon! Kind regards, Justin

Reviewed 16 January 2018

We enjoyed our stay at La Fontaine very much. Our room was clean and for the price it was a good choice. The only glitch was that the TV didn't seem to work, however, it is unusual for us to really watch TV. The breakfast...More

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Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. Kind regards, Justin

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We spent 3 nights at La Fontaine. The guest house is a charming place. Our room was ample, clean, quite and private from the other rooms/guest houses. The guest house is one block from the main street in Franschhoek and an easy walk to all...More

Thank Spincentury
Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is important to pre-book lunches, dinners and activities over the high season and we will gladly assist our guests with this via email correspondence. We...More

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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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