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    The Fountain Inn

    High Street, Cowes PO31 7AW, England
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    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    Positives, great location for the Red Jet ferry, and a good shower in the room, that’s where it ends. The double room (9) was so small that we had to synchronise our movements. There is no wardrobe in the room just a rack fixed to...More

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

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, I apologise for the issues you encountered, these have been raised with all departments to improve standards.

    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 14 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 11 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,

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$78 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Cowes
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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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    "Don't go as you will be very disappointed."
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