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The Fontmell

Fontmell Magna SP7 0PA, England
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the pub” (10 reviews)
“pizza oven” (3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
4.0 Star Hotel
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537 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Oborne
 
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656 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Wimborne
 
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1,320 reviews
#19 of 67 hotels in Bournemouth
 
Half Moon Inn
239 reviews
#3 of 3 hotels in Sherborne
 
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1 - 5 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only has the pub sign been redesigned but The Fontmell has also undergone a welcome menu and attitude change from when we visited under previous management. The Classic Meal Deal menu is reasonably priced – we do not know of anywhere in the locality...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great hotel , bedrooms are superb , clean big , staff are superb and friendly, the food is amazing and very tasty , breakfast is so nice and superb selection . Hotel is well worth its money , gutted we did not stay for roast...More

Thank Dazwest1
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded 4 weeks ago

thanks for your review and really pleased you were well looked after by our team of lovely staff

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Friday night was buzzing in the bar with locals who were very friendly and welcoming. The garden has a pizza oven but we opted for the restaurant which was calm and sophisticated. The young staff were very attentive and the food was good and very...More

Thank Mortlaketraveller
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded 4 weeks ago

many thanks for such positive feedback and thanks for acknowledging the team effort!

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Firstly I would like to thank the various Landlords whom we met whilst we were staying. You were all so welcoming and made the place feel like a one big family! The service was excellent - really friendly without trying too hard, one suggestion though...More

Thank Harry M
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded 4 weeks ago

thanks Harry for your review and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 14 July 2017

An first class pub which is clearly very popular - the food was outstanding, varied and I thought very reasonably priced as was the wine list but £26 for 3 small barely cooked slices of saddle of lamb with goat's cheese goncchi was outrageous!! The...More

Thank David B
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded 4 weeks ago

thanks for taking the time to review us, sorry you didnt enjoy all aspects of your stay with us and we have noted your feedback

Best Western Dorset Oborne the Grange Hotel
537 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Oborne
 
Kings Head Hotel
656 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Wimborne
 
Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments
1,320 reviews
#19 of 67 hotels in Bournemouth
 
Half Moon Inn
239 reviews
#3 of 3 hotels in Sherborne
 
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Amenities
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • US$109 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 6
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"Difficult probably at the back as there is only the noise of the fans whereas at the front there is a fan and..."
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