Franschhoek Wine Valley

La Fontaine Guest House

La Fontaine welcomes you into the heart of Franschhoek (1 hour from Cape Town).   Experience country hospitality in this gracious, centrally situated home with spectacular mountain views.   Within walking distance to acclaimed restaurants, galleries and shops.   La Fontaine offers you fourteen spacious double bedrooms en suite; five upstairs, with magnificent views of the surrounding mountains; one downstairs in the main house; three set in a peaceful garden with pool and courtyard surroundings, a family garden suite. Each garden suite has a fireplace, TV, fridge, separate entrance and patio. Plus three luxury rooms and 1 family room, The Stables at Campbell House, an adjoining Victorian home offers you Olde Worlde style with modern luxuries Within safe walking distance to the award winning restaurants, wineries, art galleries, shops and museum

You can enjoy a generous buffet/full English breakfast served indoors or under vine-covered pergola.  The gardens have been landscaped to offer you privacy and a variety of birds who visit the garden.

Wheelchair friendly

Off-street and secure parking in the Victorian section

Tennis, Bowls, fly fishing, horse riding, wine tasting, chocolate factory shop, hiking, cycling nearby.    Golf ,

credit cards: Visa, Master   Free WiFi

No smoking policy.   Family friendly; baby-sitting service; laundry service;

AA Quality Assured – Superior

2007/2008/2009/2010/2011 Finalist: AA Travel Guides Accommodation Awards

2011: The Cape Winelands District Municipal Mayoral Tourism Awards : Accommodation – Sustainable Tourism 2011 – Finalist

2008 Steady Stars Award

2006 Semi-finalist: AA Travel Guides Accommodation Awards

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Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:

  • Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
  • Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
  • Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
  • Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
  • Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades

  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
  • Service Excellence Award - 2015
  • Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
  • Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy

Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.


Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.


Contact Us

Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861


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