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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2011

We found Scott and Emilie very helpful, the room was allways cleaned, the breakfast was excellent. We had a room at the back with a veiw of the cathedral. We would recommend Fountain Guest House to anyone visiting Ripon.

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1Thank paulth2756
Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2011

Stayed for 2 nights in the deluxe double. Lovely big room with nice decor and furnishings, very comfortable bed. Hearty full english breakfast and vegetarians well catered for. A warm and welcoming couple in Scott and Emilie. Just a short walk into the centre of Ripon. Highly recommended.

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1Thank AndyLit
West Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2011

We stayed in the Deluxe Double room. A lovely spacious room. Breakfast was excellent. Scott was very welcoming and helpful. Very convenient for the centre of Ripon. Would certainly recommend.

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1Thank Mr_Somerset
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2011

Just back from a 3 night stay in this guest house in Ripon and can only endorse what others have written. Scott is a very friendly& welcoming host who makes his guests feel at home as soon as they arrive. We opted for the largest room which is very spacious and has everything you'd need including toiletries, hairdryer, tea/coffee making...

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Thank toastedmallow
Littlehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2011

On arriving to The Fountain, exhausted after a long journey, we were greeted by the very friendly and approachable Scott. When we saw our room we were thrilled to see not only the size of it, the character it had but the cleanliness too. It was absolutely spotless. Plus, being an avid tea drinker I was particularly happy to see...

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Mildura
Reviewed 9 May 2011

Stayed at Fountain House for two nights with my wife in April 2011. Located in the town of Ripon in North Yorkshire, the B&B is welll placed for visitng a number of historical places. Our hosts were very enthusiastic and helpful with advice about what to visit and where to eat etc. The room was spacious, comfortable and clean with...

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Thank Wally666
Lincolnshire
Reviewed 26 April 2011

My Husband and I stayed for the Easter weekend and it was really lovely,the room was very comfortable with a good en-suite shower room. Can recommend the full breakfast you wont go hungry. Looked after very well. Highly recomended. It is easily accessable for many attractions and a few minutes walk into the town where the Cathederal is certainly worth...

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Thank eltham54
Leeds
Reviewed 15 October 2010

From the moment you arrive at this guest house you are made to feel very welcome. There is plenty of leaflets regarding local attractions and the owners are more than keen to help with any queries. The location of the guest house is perfect as the walk to the centre (10 mins) ensures you don't miss any of the quaint...

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Thank chica123Leeds
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2010

A great B&B! We had an excellent stay - really comfy bed, great breakfast (accommodating to my fussiness!) and overall superb hospitality from owners Scott and Emilie. Will definitely stay there again if I'm back in Ripon.

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Thank smars2005
england
Reviewed 6 July 2010

excellent host ,well situated with easy parking next door. Breakfast adequate not very hot breakfast room needs some attention, decor dated christmas decorations on show under sideboard. we had large room dust on glassware thick and unsightly bed comfortable however I think white bed linen would be better that washed out beige .

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fountain Guest House is a beautiful Victorian terrace situated less than 10 minutes walk from Ripon’s market place, cathedral and city centre. Many of the period features remain in the house including its high ceilings and sweeping staircase. The three en-suite bedrooms are elegantly decorated with period pieces. The River Ure is on our doorstep providing an ideal location for countryside walks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fountain Guest House

Address: 25 North Road, Ripon HG4 1JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon
Price Range: $84 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Best guest house ever”
 of 5 bubbles Mrmartin1973, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 2 which is at the back of the house, it was very quiet with a lovely view of the cathedral”
 of 5 bubbles sharon17Teesside, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We had 2 out of 3 rooms (didn't see the third as it was occupied)... We're great...ensuite very clean and spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles Trek700, 15 Apr 2014 | Read review
“You can choose to be at the front or rear of the house, just let them know what you would prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryroseP, 2 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Our room was at the back and was nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles GaryG232, 18 Jan 2014 | Read review
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