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La Fontaine Guest House

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Reviewed 9 September 2014

We stayed in the Orange room for one night. The location is fantastic.The staff is wonderful. Breakfast was delicious, and the beds were very comfortable. We received great information on the area from the staff. I would highly recommend a stay here.More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 5 October 2014

Thank you for your kind review. We are fortunate to be able to offer a variety of room types at La Fontaine. The Orange Family suite can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children; garden suites; olde world rooms in our Victorian section. Breakfast is an...More

Reviewed 27 August 2014

Nice old fashioned room with living area that was bedroom for our teenage kids, we had the bedroom! Clean and quiet, well run hotel lodge. Staff and management were helpful and hospitable making our stay restful while we enjoyed the many vineyards closed by. Room...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 September 2014

Thank you for your review. The Orange family garden room is ideal for 2 adults and 2 children and is set in a peaceful garden with ample privacy. The unit has air conditioning and fans so there is no problem with the heat in the...More

Reviewed 21 August 2014

Our second stay at La Fontaine, 5 years apart, and still excellent. We have stayed in the Lemon suite and Lavender suite now - both very cozy with their own log fires. Lemon suite slightly better as more spacious for longer stays. Location is great...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2014

Thank you so much for returning to us at La Fontaine on your second visit. We are proud to say that we have a 25% return or referral by friends rate - we must be doing something right!! We look forward to your 3rd visit....More

Reviewed 20 August 2014

We are a family of four who stayed in two of the "garden" rooms in August. The rooms are SO comfortable and warm, and our hosts were really friendly and knowledgeable, giving my husband tips on where to go birdwatching (the garden itself was an...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2014

Thank you for your review. During the winter months we ensure that the rooms are kept warm and cosy with our panel heaters and aircons. The garden suites all have wood burning fireplaces. Our gardens are full of birds as we have encouraged them to...More

Reviewed 17 August 2014

Stayed in a piece of history - our tour group comprised of five people stayed in the Victorian Campbell House – we occupied all three rooms and had the entire house to ourselves. A working fireplace and complimentary port added to the cozy atmosphere. The...More

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Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 20 August 2014

Thank you so much for your in depth review. We are very fortunate to be located close to the shops and restaurants. In any business, location is of prime importance! Winter has set in now but in a few weeks time it will be Spring...More

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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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US$ 146 - US$ 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 146 - US$ 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"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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"all rooms seem to have good amenities"
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"Poolside cottages (Lemon Room particularly) are private and romantic"
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