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La Fontaine Guest House

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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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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Being one of the first guests to visit after their renovations was special. It is a gorgeous hotel with the most fantastic staff. General Manager, Kim, was a true hostess. The hotel itself is so close to the Main Street that it makes getting around...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from LaFontaine2018, Reservations at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Georgi382 Thank you for the review, we greatly appreciate your feedback and praise. Its wonderful to be back and with such an amazing new look we cannot wait to share not only our beautiful property but our fabulous staff with all looking to stay...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018

This hotel is the new gem in Franschhoek - just refurbished and is very beautifully and tastefully presented with a palette of rich colours. All rooms have everything: great luxurious beds, generous size bathrooms (some with baths), lovely size bedside tables, writing desk, coffee/tea station,...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Justin M, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 20 October 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for this wonderful review and we are so pleased that you have enjoyed your experience with us! We are so proud of the refurbishment and it is very satisfying to hear just how much you have appreciated the new offerings. We...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

This beautifully decorated, newly renovated guesthouse offers a luxurious stay with all the bells and whistles. Situated conveniently close to town for a quick walk to shops and restaurants. However, once in the guesthouse you feel like you're miles away from civilisation. Absolutely love everything...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank R4E2016
Response from LaFontaine2018, Reservations at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 23 October 2018

Dear R4E2016 Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you to hear we meet all expectations of a luxury guesthouse. We hope to be able to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards Tania

Reviewed 12 October 2018

Eye Candy of note. Stayed as they reopened after their refurb. Absolutely beautiful. Great location - easy stroll to all the great restaurants and galleries. Lovely bar and lounge before you head out, drinks at the pool a highlight. Wonderful staff. Comfortable, stylish. Ticks all...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Justin M, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 15 October 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for this wonderful review of the newly renovated La Fontaine Guesthouse! We are so pleased that you love the place as much as we do and hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind regards, Justin

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

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank John K
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

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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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"Room 18 has a fantastic balcony with loads of privacy and beautiful views of the mountains and the swimming..."
R4E2016
17 Oct 2018
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"I extended my stay so experienced 2 rooms-both were good"
timk158
5 Apr 2018
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"Room 2 at the back - nice and quiet."
Lord_Brett_Sinclair
7 Feb 2018
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"Rooms felt more like separate villas vs. hotel rooms. We stayed in a larger cottage with separate sitting..."
Spincentury
15 Jan 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$185 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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la fontaine guest house hotel franschhoek
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeFranschhoek
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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