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The Fountain Inn

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

8 of us ( 4 couples ) had a meal here on a Saturday night leading up to Xmas.we booked for 8.30 and despite being very busy , we were seated at our table at 8.30- an impressive start. All 8 meals were 1st class and where we will definitely come back here again.

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Llangeler, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Within walking distance of our new home. Delightful again for a birthday celebration. Excellent staff. Decent, well prepared portions. Lovely decor in the dining area. We really could not ask for better.

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Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

On visiting family in Swansea, the restaurant was booked for a Saturday evening for a party of 15 of us ( no small feat ). We had not pre-ordered our meals, but that made no difference. All the meals once ordered arrived at the same time very efficiently with great service. All the meals looked great and well presented, needless...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We've visited this establishment on a number of occasions and have always been pleased with the experience. The staff are friendly and professional and the food excellent. We shall continue to visit regularly.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Another lovely meal at The Fountain, one very slight criticism is more veg is needed on a table for 4 people, the portion was very meagre, infact only 2 florets of broccoli between 4, was surprised that when we asked for more veg we were charged for it. The meat, beef and lamb was delicious and this was a decent...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The garden area was an amazing inviting area. It was clean with a comforting feel. The entrance and decor were just beautiful; we had a warm welcome. The staff were friendly and very helpful. Our menu was full of delighting food which made choosing a meal a challenge. We both chose the Ribeye steak with the garlic prawns (surf and...

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Basingstoke
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Went here last weekend and was really looking forward to it, to be horribly disappointed! The bread basket with balsamic vinegar dip and oil was massively over priced for the 4 "mothers pride basic type" rolls which had clearly been mircowaved to heat up.... So didn't start off great! The fountain burger was of a cheap basic standard which resembled...

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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The room was large and clean but the bed was very, very small and not comfortable. Staff at breakfast and the lady on the first evening when we had dinner were very helpful and polite. The Gentle man who helped us with check in only really cared about taking pre payment and the disclaimer forms we had to sign. Staff...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I've been here several times ,with boyf and also with my daughter (who is fast becoming a great foodie critic). On each occasion , the food has been delicious , the staff have been very accommodating and the restaurant has been extremely clean.We particularly enjoy the Sunday lunch . We have all agreed the food is lovely and yes we...

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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Live in the Bont and have drank in the fountain on numerous times but never eaten, and won't again. We arrived ad hoc Friday and was reluctantly shown a table by a very miserable young man.He walked off and didn't even ask if we wanted a drink!!! I ordered white bait and then for main house burger. Let's just say...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently opened after an extensive reservation program providing a pub and popular al a carte restaurant with all new friendly staff and great atmosphere. A mix of single and double rooms with full English breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fountain Inn

Address: 111 Bolgoed Road | Pontarddulais, Swansea SA4 8JP, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Swansea County > Swansea
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fountain Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
The Fountain Inn Swansea
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“If very busy , car park is tight and suggest you park roadside”
 of 5 bubbles NLD186466, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Never stayed.”
 of 5 bubbles Dodie2002, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Well, I stayed in Room 3, which is situated at the rear, nice and quiet and handy for the car park if you have luggage to carry.”
 of 5 bubbles peterbY3778WT, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Top floor at the back”
 of 5 bubbles ianmU9731JL, 20 May 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are good we were in 1.2 and 3 all very similar at the rear of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles avveros, 9 Mar 2014 | Read review
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