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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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    Reviewed November 13, 2013

    This is certainly well located for shope and restaurants, our room was lovely, large comfortable bed and large bathroom but the shower wasn't exactly modern. It was unfortunate that we stayed here in a very cold spell and we didn't find it a warm place,...More

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    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded November 14, 2013

    Thank you for your review. I have taken note of your concern about the poached eggs not being put on toast and maybe we could alter that by asking each guest what their preference is. All our showers in the main house are large 1m...More

    Reviewed November 6, 2013

    We stayed at La Fontaine Guest House while we were in Franschoek for a wedding and loved it. We had a garden suite, which was quiet, spacious and which opened out onto the swimming pool. The breakfasts sitting under the vines were very generous and...More

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    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded November 14, 2013

    Thank you for your review. We are so fortunate to be situated within close walking distance to the shops, galleries and restaurants. After a long journey the last thing you want to do is get into a car and drive!! We enjoy having wedding guests...More

    Reviewed November 4, 2013

    We had a wonderful stay at La Fontaine. It is located conveniently to the shops and restaurants (a few minutes walk). The hosts were very pleasant and helpful. We stayed in the main house and the room was surprisingly spacious and nicely decorated. We definitely...More

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    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded November 6, 2013

    Thank you so much for your review. After being at La Fontaine for 12 years we are constantly making sure that we up our game in every department and we are please to report that we have a 25% referral and return rate. We look...More

    Reviewed October 18, 2013

    We spent two nights at La Fontaine while touring in South Africa. We found Richard, our host, very welcoming and informative. He suggested restaurants and wine tours which he then booked on our behalf once we had made our decision. We were allocated a garden...More

    1  Thank mgtstout
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded November 14, 2013

    Thank you for your review. We know that the parking up the side of the building is tight but we cannot widen this border. We do however try to cut the vegetation as far back as possible! Regarding the toaster it is the top of...More

    Reviewed October 16, 2013

    Found this place completely by chance, but we ended up with a garden suite, which gave us a bit of privacy, but with a pool on our doorstep also. The breakfast was lovely, as was the hospitality in general, and v well located.

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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
    • $127 - $148 (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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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Franschhoek
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    Traveler (100)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (7)
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    Hotel & Grounds (61)
    Bathroom (9)
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    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    Glenys S
    August 19, 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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    "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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