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    The Fountain Inn

    High Street, Cowes PO31 7AW, England
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    • Excellent24%
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    “superior room” (10 reviews)
    “ferry terminal” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Pets Allowed
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

    Myself and my partner stayed here back end of last year, very friendly staff, and helpful, however found the rooms quite small and beds need updating. very close to ferry terminal, and the centre of town. Food from the restaurant was put simply "good pub...More

    Thank jimbo21
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Thank you for your review, we are delighted that your enjoyed your stay and we have retained your feedback to help improve our standards. Best Wishes,

    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    Tatty, quite dirty, sticky, staff needed better training but were very friendly and tried their best but did not have the back up which they deserved. Our room (4) was not very clean, finger prints on wall dirty skirtings, crumbs and debris on carpets, wardrobe...More

    Thank greatwells
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Your feedback is greatly appreciated, thank you. Please be assured your review has been discussed and will help us to improve the high standards we aim to achieve. Best Wishes,

    Reviewed 10 July 2016

    Ate from special menu very inexpensive. I had gammon two eggs chips, peas. Very nice. As a starter fishs also very nicely cooked. My husband had a fish dish with cheese in a sauce and spinach. We sat outside first for a drink has a...More

    Thank val_thatcher
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Thank you so much for your lovely review, I completely agree, drinks on the terrace is an absolute must. I hope you will visit again soon, Best Wishes,

    Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

    Jenny at reception was superb, helpful,happy,professional but went the extra mile to help us. All staff at the fountain are a credit to this hotel.BUT...dining room for breakfast dirty,cutlets, crockery,crept, everything dirty. Bed and bathroom clean. Windows, furniture ,cobwebs,dust.chef couldn't manage crispy bacon but burnt...More

    Thank peetsted
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay on the Island, and thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I will be forwarding your comments to the team to help improve standards, thank you again for your comments. Best Wishes,

    Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

    Just finished DofE and had an amazing breakfast with super friendly staff. If you are looking for a place for a family meal or just for a drink, this is the place. The staff are extremely helpful and so cheerful. Can't recommend this place enough!

    Thank Jess B
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Thank you for your fantastic review! I hope you will visit again soon, Best Wishes,

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$72 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Cowes
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    "we had a very dirty room so ask for a clean one"
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    "Room 20 excellent views comfy bed & clean"
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    "Rooms at back overlook the bus stop and quay so just as noisy as the ones overlooking the high street but you..."
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    "Don't have room 20. Also there are three floors and no lift so check."
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