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The Fountain Inn

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(21 reviews)
“forest of dean”(30 reviews)
“mountain bikers”(5 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe pubforest of deanmountain bikersfour poster bedmonth old babyspent two nightsbaguettecomfortable roomsdefinitely worth a visitlovely lunchexcellent qualitybottled waterexcellent stayyoung manno hesitation in recommendingtea coffee making facilitieslovely food
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This is the first time our group of 4 bikers has visited the Fountain Inn and we are glad we did. The barman was welcoming and had a great sense of humour that we all enjoyed. The place inside is well laid out and we...More

Thank Todd W
Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is our second stay at The Fountain and once again we had a warm welcome despite the snow that night (-12 outside)! Stayed in the cosy four-poster room. Its nice to stay in a room with original character and not a standardised chain look....More

Thank Sparklingt
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

New to the area and been trying out the local hostelries, have to say, this is a very inviting pub, cimings and goings, popular with mountain bikers, nice staff and proper lasagne, none of that plastic packed microwave stuff. Highly recommend.

Thank Timbo1368
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Proud of its historic roots and enthused by its staff we loved this place. A historic location having been updated to a good standard of today's fixtures, fittings and comfort (comfy bed as well). We thought the current owner, of 23years, was connected with the...More

Thank mike c
Response from Fountain_Inn, Owner at The Fountain InnResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you for this lovely review. So sad we couldn't make 5-dots but, even after all these years, we're still very motivated, and are always trying to improve. Thanks again, Michelle and Alan.

Reviewed 29 October 2017

We went to this venue for Sunday lunch. Personally I'm not a fan of caveries. The pub is in a lovely setting, there is a garden area with a stream running through, it would be lovely on a summer day/evening. The Dean Forest railway is...More

Thank Ann G
Response from Fountain_Inn, Owner at The Fountain InnResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to the Fountain Inn. Given that you're 'not a fan of carveries', I guess 3 out of 5 isn't too bad. We try really hard to provide the very best experience possible for all of...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
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US$95 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$95 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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aussiegirl33
13 September 2017|
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Response from Francis B | Reviewed this property |
No problem with parking
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aussiegirl33
13 September 2017|
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Response from Fountain_Inn | Property representative |
Hello. As has been said, we do have plenty of off-road car parking available. Rgds, Michelle and Alan.
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Paul J
4 August 2017|
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Response from Fountain_Inn | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. All our rooms are en-suite; The two ground floor rooms have wet-rooms with showers, while all other rooms have a bath and shower.
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"Room 1 I'm told has the strongest wifi signal compared to the rest."
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"there is a ground floor room with reserved/ disabled parking right outside"
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"All good but better on the ground floor if you have mobility problems."
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"Direct access to outside, and disability aids in two ground floor rooms. Ideal for dog-owners."
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