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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    Reviewed 26 March 2013

    Good location as the main street is just a step away, but nevertheless quiet and tranquil. Breakfast was delicious, our room extremely spacious and the pool clean and welcoming. Staff were helpful and informative and always had time to chat and offer suggestions.More

    Thank Steve and Pat R
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 April 2013

    Thank you so much for your review. We cherish the good reviews but also take note of the negative feedback which we react on immediately. We are extremely well located but the neighbourhood is very quiet and peaceful. Our garden area at the back of...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2013

    Great stay! the best location in Franschhoek. Very Eco friendly. The staff and management are very accommodating, but it is the views ans surroundings that are spectacular. Also everything is a short walk.More

    Thank Steve T
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 April 2013

    Thank you for your review. It is always great to hear from returning guests. We have spent a great deal of effort and time to save the precious resource of water by putting in another grey water system to help us conserve water. We are...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2013

    This a great guest house very well situated in a quiet road just behind the main street. The owners and staff are very friendly and helpful, the rooms are spotless, beautiful and comfortable with character. Breakfast is fresh, plentiful, with plenty of choice, and simply...More

    1  Thank Wendy G
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 April 2013

    Thank you so much for your great review. Franschhoek with its peaceful and stunningly beautiful surroundings is definitely a place to linger and enjoy everything that it has to offer - magnificant views; olde worlde atmosphere; award winning restaurants and wines. The overall experience makes...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2013

    This is a wonderful location. Right in the centre of Franschoek with excellent service. Owners are so friendly, just wish we could stay longer. We will return, and recommend to all friends visiting this area.More

    Thank sueord
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 April 2013

    Thank you so much for your very positive review. Franschhoek is a destination where one day is not enough to explore the surrounding area with its magnificant mountain views, scenic drives; energetic walk into the Mont Rochelle nature reserve; taste great wines and dine at...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    I may have reviewed La Fontaine before as this was our 4th visit! It is a such lovely place to stay, the accommodation and hospitality is first class . All the staff are friendly and very nice, (but special thanks to Kathy and Dawn )...More

    2  Thank diamond1girl
    Response from MurrayFranschhoek, Owner at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 21 April 2013

    Thank you for your review after staying with us on your 4th visit to La Fontaine! We eagerly await your 5th visit and many more thereafter. All the garden suites have a charm of their own! We look forward to your next visit to renew...More

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    About
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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
    • US$131 - US$154 (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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    • Franschhoek
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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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    "all rooms seem to have good amenities"
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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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