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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    101 - 105 of 291 reviews

    Reviewed 26 December 2014

    We were a large family group of 8 adults and 5 children, spending Christmas in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley. The rooms were of a wonderful proportion - airy and spacious - and were spotlessly clean. Beds were very comfortable. Breakfasts were served on the verandah...More

    1  Thank Philip R
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 January 2015

    Thank you so much for your review. You had an amazing family gathering with members coming from all corners of the globe. It was a pleasure to host you at La Fontaine and thank you for inviting us to share your gourmet picnic with your...More

    Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

    We had a suite by the pool. Lovely double room and lounge where they had set up three beds for our kids. Delicious breakfast. Really friendly staff. Cathie arranged for one of her staff to babysit for us for two of the nights we were...More

    2  Thank Jenny W
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 1 January 2015

    It was an absolute pleasure having you to stay - great parents, great kids. I am so pleased you were able to make use of our baby-sitting service so that you could enjoy each others company without any interruptions! Happy New Year and I hope...More

    Reviewed 21 December 2014

    Thank you for a wonderful stay. The guest house was clean, beautiful furnished and the food was delicious. We stayed for 2 nights but wished we had booked for more days. We will return in 2015 with the rest of our family. We will recommend...More

    2  Thank Jan V
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 7 January 2015

    Thank you for your kind review. We have built up a reputation for the best breakfast in Franschhoek. A guest told me that it was the best he had experienced on his entire trip in SA!! I enjoy choosing fabrics etc for the rooms -...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2014

    Great location and very good service. Kids loved the swimming pool next to our room. Oh, and good Wifi! We enjoyed the stay and got very good advice about the restaurants nearby. Laundry service on the same day came in very handy.More

    3  Thank Sylvie3011
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 24 December 2014

    Thank you for your review. The Orange family suite is ideally situated in the garden near to the swimming pool. La Fontaine's location is a big plus as everything is within easy walking distance. Local knowledge is the best and as we have been in...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2014

    We were welcomed by Kathie and her team who showed real enthusiasm about our stay. They took time to find out what sort of thing we liked before making spot on restaurant recommendations and reservations for us. Impressive. The guest house itself is lovely with...More

    2  Thank suzesue
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 7 January 2015

    Thank you so much for your review. Local knowledge is the best! We always advise guest to pre book restaurants in the high season before staying in Franschhoek. There is a great choice of restaurants in the main street but often the popular restaurants are...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$ 132 - US$ 155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    Room & Suite (33)
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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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    "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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