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Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Fiance and me stayed here at the end of September. After a 8 hour car journey while I was 3 months pregnant we arrived and found a dead bug and blood on one of the pillows in our room. We were so tired that we didnt even realise what it was and just went to sleep. The next morning...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We originally called to book the Howard Johnson next door, the agent said no need to book over the phone, they had lots of rooms available, just come down. So we did, went into the Howard Johnson and rang the bell. An employee appeared and said that the "Howard Johnson was full, but the motel next door was the same...

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife came to visit Kamloops as a last minute compromise as our budget wouldn't allow Kelowna and we must say we were very happy during our two nights three days in the city. It ended up being a very relaxing stay but in regards to the hotel I have to give credit for the great price, the...

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Thank Say D
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This hotel is obviously an older run down hotel however it could still get good ratings if they had any clue how to run a motel. We needed towels and they said they didn't have any, shortly after that housekeeping came around and gathered all the towels and said they would return them as soon as they were cleaned This...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This motel was simply a place to sleep, but was lacking in many areas. No one was ever at the front desk. The four times we required assistance, we needed to ring the bell multiple times and wait for someone to come. The phone in the room did not work, and although they replaced it, it meant that we had...

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Thank LaMonte-Bird
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Not as advertised.No breakfast. No one available to provide wifi password until the next day, TV broken, air conditioner broken, fridge seal broken so door did not close. Very hot in the room. When I went to the desk to inquire about getting towels and toilet paper (none provided) no one was there, no one answered my repeated ringing of...

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Slave Lake, Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Broken air conditioner, so loud it was impossible to sleep. And it's HOT here. Broken TV. Dirty furniture. No towels. No toilet paper. No "free breakfast" as advertised on Booking.com No one at the front desk to get wifi password from. Yes, it was cheap. But this place was yuck.

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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I'm particularly fond of these little motels, they tend to reek of character. This one did not disappoint. the room was clean, the beds were comfy and there was a fridge and microwave. it was a little bit of a wait getting attention at the front desk but it looked like they were working both properties so understandably they were...

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Thank BCwanderer138
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the fountain before as they are centrally located and cheap! We stayed 4 nights this trip. Parking is tight! Great location to hospital. Our room was clean although rooms are not cleaned or made up daily. You need to ask for but to be made up or for clean towels. Some of the clientele look like...

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Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2016

WHAT EVER YOU DO, DO NOT STAY HERE..The place smells is dirty and they tried to con us, originally we were booked in next door at the Howard Johnson but on arrival the young chap told us that our room had a flood and he booked us into the dreaded Fountain next door, also he wanted our credit card as...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Fountain Motel

Address: 506 Columbia St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 2V1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kamloops > City Center
Price Range: €38 - €46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fountain Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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 of 5 bubbles njramsey, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor will help you not have to climb. 201 is on roadside and at smoker's balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles CPHunter, 24 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Avoid this place at allcosts”
 of 5 bubbles carolinc802, 4 Aug 2014 | Read review
“ask for hospital rates if visiting.”
 of 5 bubbles 8stevend, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Apparently all rooms on the ground floor have been renovated.”
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