This charming boutique hotel really does have it all – a prime location, stunning countryside views and top-class facilities. Nestled in the heart of Franschhoek, renowned for its sweeping vineyards and striking Cape Dutch architecture, La Fontaine is a homage to local history. The property is ideally located a short walk from the village’s most intriguing museums, memorials and local eateries. Only a short walk from the hotel is the famous wine tram – an exciting tour of South African’s best local vineyards.
La Fontaine is the epitome of South African pastoral charm. The exterior is crisp and elegant, accented with classical features and picturesque window shutters. The inside, however, tells a very different story. Expect rich colours and rustic furnishings with a contemporary stylish twist. The hotel offers rooms and suites, each of which features an en-suite bathroom with complimentary Charlotte Rhys toiletries. Unwind in comfortable rooms, enjoying luxurious décor and stunning views of the local landscape. Wake up to the sounds of the countryside and enjoy a locally roasted coffee alfresco in the beautiful gardens.
Whether you’re a budding historian, a culture vulture or wildlife-watcher, there’s something for everyone in Franschhoek. Enjoy excursions to vineyards, museums and the spectacular Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve. After exciting days of discovery, unwind over fine food and fantastic local wine in one of Franschhoek's many award-winning restaurants.