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Nice lunch pint

Stopped in here after a walk along the front with the grandkids on Saturday lunch. Was a lovely... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Paul G
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Kettering, United Kingdom
via mobile
Central Cowes

We stayed here for a couple of nights for a family wedding. The hotel is very convenient right on... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
AndrewT42
,
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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11 Jun 2018
“Nice lunch pint ”
1 Jan 2018
“Great stay ”
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here after a walk along the front with the grandkids on Saturday lunch. Was a lovely sunny day so sat out on the patio near the Redjet terminal. Good place to people watch. Landlord / barman? Was awesome. Nice bloke, full of fun....More

Thank Paul G
Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back to visit us again soon.

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the fountain inn for 4 nights. We had 2 rooms one with us in and one for my niece and husband plus children. What a great place to stay location perfect. Food excellent we had a new years eve gala dinner it...More

Thank Michelle S
Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thank you very much for your kind feedback, we will pass this on to the staff at the next meeting. We hope to see you again this year!

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Having previously used the hotel for business myself and my partner decided to stay when we visited the island on our holiday. Our stay was ok, the rooms are very old and there were damp patches everywhere, however it was clean enough and the location...More

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Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

First off thanks for the review, we take all reviews too continue too improve, we are aware of the problems and are continuing too make improvements too better accommodate our guests.

Reviewed 17 September 2016

Called in here recently for lunch on a Sunday. Place is nice enough but after ordering 2 roast dinners we were told that they'd run out of Yorkshire pudding mix so there would be a delay of 50 minutes (??). After an hour and 10...More

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Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

First off thanks for the review, we take all reviews too continue too improve, we are aware of the problems and are continuing too make improvements too better accommodate our guests.

Reviewed 29 August 2016

My wife and I recently stayed 2 nights here. When we arrived to unload our car at the back of the building we had to smell the filthy rubbish containers standing there. Maybe there was nowhere else to put them but then they should be...More

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Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

First off thanks for the review, we take all reviews too continue too improve, we are aware of the problems and are continuing too make improvements too better accommodate our guests.

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights for a family wedding. The hotel is very convenient right on the high street. It hasn't got parking but you can drop off your stuff and park a short walk away. Food and drink was pretty good...More

Thank AndrewT42
Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

I'm really glad you have enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We did not stay or have food, but the food looked nice, the staff (including bouncers in Cowes week) were friendly, we stopped 3x for drinks it was a really nice centre location and if I visit the island again I will try out the...More

Thank Carl K
Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

I'm really glad you have enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 8 February 2016

We used to live on Cowes so know the Fountain very well, but the first time we have stayed there. Very friendly staff, very obliging. We booked the superior double room, Room 1, overlooking the street, but worth every penny to pay the extra, it...More

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Alan A, Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

I'm really glad you have enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Great food and central to most locations. Rooms were spacious but we had a back room and couldn't open the window because of the very noisy air ducts WiFi very poor

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Lawrence G, General Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2015

I'm really glad you have enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Great value, good food friendly staff , I like a moan but all I can think of was the bench seat rocked, but that was even fun.

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Lawrence G, General Manager at The Fountain Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2015

I'm really glad to hear that you all enjoyed yourselves at the Fountain, come again soon!

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