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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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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “shared balcony” (10 reviews)
    “the main street” (40 reviews)
    “guest house” (42 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 290 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great location and really comfortable. Very friendly greeting and were shown to our room by Chris who also explained about keys, honesty bar etc. Lovely room with big bathroom, double sinks, shower and bath. Room had refrigerator and tea and coffee making facilities. Complimentary port...More

    Thank Anne T
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and we do hope to welcome you back again someday! Kind regards, Justin

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We wanted to be within walking distance of the shops and restaurants, and we were. Our rooms were upstairs in the old house, which turned out very well - they are large, with good views and there is a shared upstairs lounge with a veranda,...More

    Thank 1950BGN
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Justin

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    We stayed for a weekend and were surprised about the lack of some essential elements. When we entered the guesthouse the welcome was rather cool and we were immediately told that reception closed at 7 pm. It was about 4 pm , so long before...More

    Thank Stefaan V
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. After meeting with the staff, including Management, and in response, we think it best to address each point: 1. Our Reception office is...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    We had a lovely time there - the place was clean, comfortable and we really enjoyed our night there. I would highly recommend it to anyone. The shops are just a 2 minute walk from rhe place and the parking is very secure. Thank you!!!

    Thank SarahG12321
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 10 October 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are very happy to know how much you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to have you back again someday. Kind regards, Justin

    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    We arrived just after midday after driving from Hermanus, and were told to come back to check in at 2pm. Our room was upstairs at front of house, sharing a communal veranda. Room was comfortable, small dressing table, wardrobe, side tables with lamps, comfortable bed...More

    1  Thank shirley b
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 10 October 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your detailed review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. You will be happy to know that we have upgraded our pillows throughout the guesthouse and so hopefully you won't be needing your own on your...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$127 - US$152 (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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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Franschhoek
    • Also Known As
    • La Fontaine Guest House Hotel Franschhoek
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    Traveller (100)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (61)
    Bathroom (9)
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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